Tradition and Comfort
Family-owned for 3 generations since 1905, the Villa Schuler is the oldest owner-run hotel in Taormina, Sicily. It is characterized by its refined ambiance and the informal atmosphere inviting its guests to experience it as a real “home”.
In recent years the hotel has been extensively refurbished, always emphasizing its original elegance, charm, and atmosphere. Constantly updating features and services.
Superbly and centrally located in the historic center of Taormina, surrounded by its own extensive, subtropical, shady terraced gardens, its unique and quiet position offers stupendous views of snow-capped Mount Etna and the Bay of Naxos.
Strolling through our gardens, it’s just a 2 minute’s walk both to the delightful Public Gardens or to Taormina’s famous traffic-free “Corso Umberto” Only 10 minutes to the ancient Greek-Roman Theatre, the bus terminal, and the cable car station, linking Taormina to the beaches of Mazzarò and of Isola Bella.
Our enviable position in one of the most scenic and fascinating corners of Sicily, as well as the kindness and professionalism of our multilingual staff, all contribute 24/7 to making Villa Schuler the ideal place to spend a pleasant and stimulating vacation in Taormina.
The public areas are decidedly numerous and comfortable, guaranteeing the prescribed social distancing:
the exotic Villa Schuler gardens, one of the largest green lungs of Taormina and famous for their astonishing variety of approx. 350 botanically labeled plant species, the panoramic Palm-Terrace overlooking the whole coastline, the elegant Palm-Terrace Orangery, the lobby with its bar and panoramic lift, the breakfast-room „Etna“ with a piano, satellite TV and reading corner, a winter-garden on the 3rd floor and the „Rooftop Lounge&Terrace“ with breathtaking, unobstructed 360-degree views of Taormina and its surroundings.
You can reserve Room Only or add different breakfast types. Our iconic and enhanced breakfast embracing Slow Food criteria is served “à la carte” either in the breakfast-room, on the panoramic Palm-Terrace, or in the Orangery. Other breakfast types can be served in the privacy of your own room.
The hotel has 21 rooms, 5 Junior Suites and one “Garden Villa Suite”, all fully equipped with modern facilities. Our guests arrive from all over the world, are mostly individual travelers. The service offered is attentive very personalized.