El Jebel Hotel - Taormina

Salita Ciampoli 9, Taormina, Italy  show map
 5 stars
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El Jebel Hotel - Taormina

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Laundry

Overview

The 5-star El Jebel Hotel enjoys panoramic setting overlooking the Mediterranean Sea and Naxos Bay. The exclusive hotel in Taormina attracts guests with its ancient architecture.

The hotel is approximately 5 minutes' walk from Naumachie, Chiesa di San Giuseppe and Spiaggia di Mazzeo. The venue is 1 km away from the city center.

Castello di Calatabiano is 5.5 km of the property, while La Spiaggia Libera di Letojanni is around 4.2 km away.

Taormina - Giardini Naxos train station is nearby. The hotel is about 50 minutes' drive from Fontanarossa airport, which is 50 km away.

Rooms

There are 10 guestrooms featuring exclusive suite, standard classic double room and junior suite equipped with an in-room safe, individual climate control, a writing desk, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi. Rooms offer a wonderful view over the sea. Guestrooms are outfitted with a Mediterranean interior.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. Sicilian dishes are offered in the unique on-site restaurant. A variety of dishes are served in Ciampoli and Maffei's, which are only 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Limousines are available for rent on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   10.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Hairdresser
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Limousine service
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sun terrace
  • Library
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/ Extractor

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • CD player

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel El Jebel Hotel - Taormina Taormina location
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Hotel Address:

Salita Ciampoli 9, Taormina, Italy

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City Center
  • Taormina
    500 m
Airports
  • Fontanarossa (CTA)
    47.0 km
Train Stations
  • Taormina - Giardini Naxos Train Station
    700 m
  • Taormina Cable Car - Via Pirandello
    800 m
Restaurants
  • Rosso Peperoncino (cuisine: Italian)
    40 m
  • Ciampoli (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, International)
    10 m
Parks
  • Public Gardens
    650 m
  • Parco Comunale di Taormina
    650 m
Beaches
  • Mazzaro
    850 m
  • Spiaggia di Mazzeo
    960 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    10

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Rooms and availability

El Jebel photos Room
Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 20 m²
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  • Air conditioning
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Standard|Classic Double Room

Room facilities
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    Exclusive Suite
    Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed
    Size: 50 m²
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Suite|Suite

    Room facilities
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      Junior Suite
      Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed
      Size: 30 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      Junior Suite|Junior Suite

      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel El Jebel Hotel - Taormina Taormina location
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        Hotel Address:

        Salita Ciampoli 9, Taormina, Italy

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Taormina
          500 m
        Airports
        • Fontanarossa (CTA)
          47.0 km
        Train Stations
        • Taormina - Giardini Naxos Train Station
          700 m
        • Taormina Cable Car - Via Pirandello
          800 m
        Restaurants
        • Rosso Peperoncino (cuisine: Italian)
          40 m
        • Ciampoli (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, International)
          10 m
        Parks
        • Public Gardens
          650 m
        • Parco Comunale di Taormina
          650 m
        Beaches
        • Mazzaro
          850 m
        • Spiaggia di Mazzeo
          960 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          10

        Hotel Awards

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        Best Luxury Hotels in Italy

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        El Jebel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Greek Amphitheater - 800 m

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 400 m

        Places of interest

        • Taormina Cathedral - 100 m
        • Naumachie - 400 m

        Train stations

        • Taormina - Giardini Naxos Train Station - 600 m
        • Taormina Cable Car - Via Pirandello - 700 m
        • Taormina Cable Car - Mazzaro' - 1.4 km

        Convention centers

        • Isola Bella - 1.5 km
        • Mazzaro - 1.6 km

        Amusement

        • Taormina Mare - 400 m

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Isola Bella Taormina - 1.5 km

        Museums

        • Römisches Theater - 1.2 km

        Business areas

        • Corso Umberto - 100 m

        Local attractions

        • Playa Sole Luna - 2.8 km
          Via Lungomare 1, Taormina
        • Lido l'Aurora Celeste - 3.3 km
          Viale Strascina, Giardini Naxos
        • Lido Stockholm - 4.2 km
          Via Nazionale, Taormina
        • Lido Europa - 2.9 km
          Via Tysandros, Giardini Naxos
        • La Spiaggia Libera di Letojanni - 4.2 km
          Via Luigi Rizzo, Letojanni

        Near the hotel

        • Chiesa di San Giuseppe - 220 m
          Piazza IX Aprile, Taormina
        • Public Gardens - 650 m
          Via Bagnoli Croce, Sicily
        • Duomo Santa Catarina - 850 m
          Taormina, SicilyItaly
        • Parco Comunale di Taormina - 650 m
          Via Bagnoli Croce, Taormina
        • Mazzaro - 850 m
          Taormina, SicilyItaly
        • Spiaggia di Mazzeo - 960 m
          Via Alcide De Gasperi 11, Taormina

        Restaurants nearby

        • Rosso Peperoncino - 40 m

          Address: Via Sacramento 2B
          Phone: 0942 625150

          81% likes this, based on 322 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian

        • La Piazzetta - 50 m

          Address: Via Paladini, 5
          Phone: 0942626317

          86% likes this, based on 359 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: GBP 31 - GBP 41

        • Arancini in Corso - 40 m

          Address: 2 Piazzetta Leone
          Phone: 392 8599198

          72% likes this, based on 165 reviews
          Cuisine: Mediterranean
          Price Range: GBP 3 - GBP 3

        • Ciampoli - 10 m

          Address: Salita Ciampoli, 9
          Phone: +39 0942 625494

          86% likes this, based on 131 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, International
          Price Range: GBP 49 - GBP 100

        • caffe bar Turrisi - 80 m

          Address: piazza Duomo
          Phone: 094228181

          67% likes this, based on 374 reviews
          Cuisine: Mediterranean
          Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 26

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          10

        Hotel Awards

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        • Letojanni hotels - 3 km
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        • Castelmola hotels - 1 km

        El Jebel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at El Jebel

        Average guest rating

        9.2out of 10
        Superb
        Based on 93 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Single
          7.0

          Clean and beautiful hotel. Spacey room but was a suite. Breakfast formula not very modern.

          What they call their swimming pool and private beach is a 20 minutes car trip. Shuttle doesn't exist. Foresee two taxi fares for 40 euros total. Beach club is not private at all. Shared with many other low class hotels. Not nice at all compared to hotel. Club had not enough towels or even diet coke in house to serve drinks (paid drinks) on a saturday...

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Shopping, beach, tours

          Our departure flight left Catania at 10.30 PM so we would have liked to go to the beach that day before going to the airport. However, check out time was 12 noon. So to do this we would have had to to use a room to shower. However, this was not available.

        • Couple
          7.8

          The staff were excellent and extremely friendly, the Junior suite was very nice too. The location was good but did not have any views.

          For a 5 star hotel, it didnt have a pool, spa facilities or a gym, it did not have any views to talk of, and the breakfast was very limited, but of good quality. The restaurant was not what I would expect, in terms of layout, but I did not try the food so I cannot comment.

        • Family with children
          9.2

          The rooms were absolutely beautiful and very spacious. Every detail you could think of was provided just as the other reviewers have mentioned. The room did not have a sea view, but the views were still lovely. And the rooftop provided a beautiful view of the sea, Mt. Etna, and the lovely village. We loved this hotel and would definitely stay here again when returning to Taormina. We were fortunate to visit Taormina before it is reportedly over-run with tourists and we loved it. It was our favorite city among our stays in Cefalu, Taormina, Siracusa, and Palermo.

          Our only complaint would be that the hotel could perhaps do a better job of noting that it is located in a pedestrian-only area and you can not drive to it. There is no signage for this hotel when arriving by car, although many other hotels are called out on city signs. We had a very difficult time finding it, but it was worth it when we finally did.

        • Couple
          10.0

          good location in middle of town, beautiful decor. we drove to the nearest parking garage (about 5 minutes walk away) and hotel staff came to meet us and helped with our luggage.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          The location of El Jebel was fantastic! Everything was an easy walk from the hotel, only a few steps from Corso Umberto, yet it was peaceful and quiet. The room was large, extremely well appointed and very comfortable. Marco and staff were friendly and of great assistance. Tip - take a taxi if arriving by train; the station is quite a distance from the hotel.

          The breakfast could be improved.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Location is execellent, very helpfull front desk and rooms contain all necessary luxuries.

          The air conditioing system makes an incredible noise. Intermittantly comes on and off every few minutes and, when on, it sounds like a hurricane. Can't turn it off - even if you remove power from the room. External floodlights problem at night if you like a dark room. They light up your room, even though drapes are drawn.

        • Couple
          10.0

          Friendly staff, not to mention the level of service... maids actually folded the clothes to a wardrobe, food was amazing, rooms beautiful and totaly worth the money!! Would recommend to anyone!

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          The staff at the hotel was outstanding. They made us feel special and well cared for. They made our trip very enjoyable

          Hotel needs a spa. Breakfast was very limited and same choices everyday

        • Single
          10.0

          The room and the staff were terrific

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          The hotel was luxuriously appointed, spotlessly clean and the staff very courteous, attentive and friendly. The interior design was beautiful and cleverly executed with many attractive features. It was positioned within walking distance of shops, restaurants and historical sights.

          The roof terrace was disappointingly small with few sunbeds and parasols. There was a very noisy air conditioning unit within a few metres of the sunbeds. Due to the lack of a swimming pool and balcony this was a problem for relaxation. In hotels literature there was a beach club advertised but no mention that it would not open until the 1st June. As we arrived on the 28.05.10 this was a disappointment. The beach club was clean with good facilities and friendly staff, but as it was shared with a 3 star establishment was a little mediocre for a 5 star luxury hotel.

        • Couple
          9.2

          Attention to detail, nothing was to much trouble.

          Lack of balcony would be our only grumble, it didn't spoil our stay but would think twice about going back because of that.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          There was no warning or information about how to reach the hotel. It is stressful enough when one is in a foreign country and cannot speak the language, but it is quite another thing not to be able to ask for directions. Not having directions, very clear directions, is unacceptable!

        • Couple
          10.0

          This hotel is very centrally located and with only 10 bedrooms is very much a luxury, boutique hotel and it shows in everything - service, decor, food etc. Excellent.

        • Single
          9.6

          This was a gorgeous boutique hotel in a fantastic location in the old town. The staff were amazing and could not do enough to help. Everyone was so kind and thoughtful. The decor of the hotel is just wonderful. It was a great hotel experience.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel El Jebel Hotel - Taormina Taormina location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Salita Ciampoli 9, Taormina, Italy

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Taormina
          500 m
        Airports
        • Fontanarossa (CTA)
          47.0 km
        Train Stations
        • Taormina - Giardini Naxos Train Station
          700 m
        • Taormina Cable Car - Via Pirandello
          800 m
        Restaurants
        • Rosso Peperoncino (cuisine: Italian)
          40 m
        • Ciampoli (cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, International)
          10 m
        Parks
        • Public Gardens
          650 m
        • Parco Comunale di Taormina
          650 m
        Beaches
        • Mazzaro
          850 m
        • Spiaggia di Mazzeo
          960 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          10

        Hotel Awards

        ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTaorminaEl Jebel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Italy

        Use Badge