Villa Sant'Andrea, A Belmond Hotel, Taormina

Sicily, Italy

Pure, unbridled Sicilian bliss.

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Property Overview

Rich with a hundred years of history, Villa Sant’Andrea offers the atmosphere of an aristocratic family home on Taormina’s Bay of Mazzarrò. Lose yourself among the subtropical gardens and the captivating views of the sparkling sea. This is authentic local living, with dashes of nostalgia and pure Sicilian style. Villa Sant'Andrea also features a private pebble beach with fully-equipped beach cabanas, providing splendid sea views and the distinctive atmosphere of a stylish private villa.


SmartFlyer Exclusives

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Full breakfast daily for two guests per bedroom
  • Fully flexible Bellini Club hotel or resort credit: 100 USD equivalent per room per stay or 200 USD equivalent per suite per stay
  • Welcome amenity and letter
  • 500 USD equivalent gift voucher when booking a 5,000 USD equivalent or more holiday with Belmond, redeemable on your next Belmond experience
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi


Agent Tips

  • Work with your SmartFlyer travel advisor to charter a private voyage aboard a traditional Sicilian fishing boat from Villa Sant’Andrea to discover the Blue Grotto, Isola Bella, Cape Taormina, and much more.
  • The little fishing village of Ganzirri invites guests through a private tour of their local clam farm, including a heavenly spaghetti alle vongole to finish off.
Rooms + Suites

Serene coastal living.

Located on the scenic Bay of Mazzarò, every stay at this private beach resort offers guaranteed serenity. Recline in king-sized beds wrapped in plush fabrics while taking in the curated artwork around the accommodation. Revitalize in the indulgent en suite marble bathrooms. Balconies and terraces boast mesmerizing views of the ocean or sub-tropical gardens.
Pool + Gym

Revitalize body and spirit with lush ocean-facing wellness.

Guests can dip into Villa Sant'Andrea, A Belmond Hotel's heated infinity pool while gazing out into the views of the Taormina region. Guests can also take advantage of their Technogym equipment, including cycles, free weights, a jogging track, a steam room, and weight machines.

Enjoy the healing ambiance of the island.

Revitalize body and spirit in the hotel's lush ocean-facing garden. A host of superb spa experiences and private in-room treatments capture the healing ambiance of the island. You can also unwind in a sea view gazebo in the gardens, available for open-air massages.

Let expert therapists guide you through signature experiences like the Sweet Almond Warm Body Ritual, a nourishing body ritual featuring natural ingredients from the hotel grounds. After exfoliation with natural olive oil black soap, enjoy a relaxing massage using warm, sweet almond body butter.

Dine with Sicily’s striking cliffs as backdrop.

Ristorante Sant'Andrea sits on its exclusive shoreline, serving a blend of land and sea cuisine. With Sicily’s striking cliffs as a backdrop, guests can feast on classics like delicate signature fish couscous made by Chef Agostino D’Angelo. Dishes like the colorful salads and just-caught frutti di mare are all made with fresh local produce. For those with a sweet-toothed, their decadent dessert menu will steal your gaze from the dazzling sea below. You can also enjoy Brizza, the hotel's seafood restaurant with only five tables by the water’s edge – open during the summer months only.
  • Bar
    The hotel's bar invites guests to sip on a crisp glass of wine by the bay. Popular amongst locals, the drinks here are accompanied by delectable small plates like Napoli-style pizza and fresh seafood.
  • Who's it for?
    Villa Sant'Andrea, A Belmond Hotel's is particularly well-suited for those with little ones in tow. Kids are invited to experience the hotel's many family-friendly excursions that immerse guests in the city and its hidden gems. The hotel's stunning park and the swimming pool are also wonderful playgrounds for the entire family.
  • Location
    Villa Sant'Andrea, A Belmond Hotel, Taormina is located at the waterfront overlooking the Bay of Mazzaro, just a ten-minute cable car ride from the city of Sicily.

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