Overlooking the Ionian sea, the Hotel Elios, is situated right next to the Public Gardens with its adjacent tennis courts, and is only a 10 minute walk from the centre of town. There is a cable car service (300m) that provides quick transportation to the beach area (3 minutes.) It also includes a large sunroof with beautiful panoramas of the Ionian sea, Mount Etna and Taormina. The proprietors are untiring in their efforts to give their guests full satisfaction in everything. The Hotel Elios owes its great popularity to the fact that is friendly management and staff try to meet the needs of guests. Guests of the house can count on a pleasant stay in a comfortable hotel at an inexpensive rates. With its mild and healthy climate and superb location above the sea, Taormina is the perfect spot for a winter vacation. Centrally located, it provides an ideal base from which visitors can make enjoyable excursion to places such as Syracuse, Agrigento, Palermo and Mount Etna. The Hotel arranges bus transportation to the beach area, including related services. Hotel Elios is equipped with all the modern conveniences, including an elevator, hot and cold running water, shower and bathrooms,T.V. central heating and sea view. The hotel is open all year round.