Taormina, along with Agrigento, Siracusa and Monreale is considered one of Sicily's greatest gems. Rightly so for it presents unsurpassed views of exotic flowers, a splendid ancient amphitheatre, a picturesque coast and mountains including the Etna volcano all at the same time.
From the Taormina Travel Guide
Gianni himself is quite friendly and approachable. The room was very nice, with a good balcony. The shower head needs to be replaced, as water goes in all directions. The terrace cooking facilities are handy, but can get a bit crowded at meal times. We found we had to stagger our meals by about an hour and a half. ... more