Featuring views of the Mediterranean Sea and Mount Etna in the distance, Hotel Villa Carlotta is 5 minutes’ walk from the centre of Taormina. It offers elegant rooms and apartments with balcony and a garden with pool. Air-conditioned rooms include satellite flat-screen TV with DVD player and an electric kettle. The private bathroom comes with hairdryer and free toiletries. A buffet breakfast is available daily in the main building, and a bar is also on site. At lunch and dinner our restaurant offers Sicilian and Italian cuisine, prepared with the best organic local products and a well-stocked wine list in a splendid setting.Hotel Villa Carlotta ’s outdoor surroundings are a celebration of nature. The restaurant where also breakfast is served is situated on the renown roof-top terrace offering spectacular views, while just below you can wander in a attractive Mediterranean garden among palm , orange and olive groves where a cosy swimming pool stays open until the end of October . Rooms feature different color themes representing a combination of cool Italian design and traditional Sicilian style . Warm,earthy colours blend harmoniously with features in wood,stone and terracotta . Public areas are designed in pastel colours with contemporary furniture reflecting the feel of a cosy Italian villa . A stylish lounge bar with complimentary Internet point lies surprisingly among Roman catacombs while a convenient free shuttle minibus allows guests to enjoy one of Taormina’s fantastic beaches . Complementing the villa’s astounding location is the warmest of Italian welcomes from staff eager to make you feel right at home .