Get an overview of this hotelHistoric Taormina hotel in City Centre, near Greek Theatre

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Outdoor pool
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk

Location

Located in City Centre, this historic hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Fondazione Mazzullo and Greek Theatre. Lido Mazzaro is 1.9 mi (3 km) away.

Hotel Features

This hotel features an outdoor pool, an outdoor tennis court, and a rooftop terrace. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, conference space, and concierge services.

Room Amenities

All 44 rooms feature modern comforts like TVs with satellite channels, along with free WiFi. Minibars, room service, and hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Villa Riis features an outdoor tennis court and an outdoor pool. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of limo/town car service and a meeting room. For a surcharge, the property provides an area shuttle within 5 km and a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours). This Baroque hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, multilingual staff, and concierge services. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).

Hotel Villa Riis has designated areas for smoking.

  • Express check-in 
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Total number of rooms - 44 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge), Self parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Television 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor tennis court and an outdoor pool.

Children under 11 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Game drive nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Ziplining nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 1 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for EUR 10.0 per day.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 10 per pet, per day
  • Up to 10 kg
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.50 per person, per night, up to 10 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Pool access
  • Internet access
  • In-room safe
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Valet parking
  • Housekeeping
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 90 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 15 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 10 per pet, per day
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 10.0 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Villa Riis
  • Hotel Villa Riis Taormina
  • Villa Riis
  • Villa Riis Taormina
  • Hotel Villa Riis Taormina, Sicily
  • Riis Hotel Taormina

We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport. Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, ferry terminal, airport, and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

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