Messina: handpicked hotels and insider tips

Hotel Villa Ducale

Taormina

From € 299.00

Hotel Villa Sonia

Castelmola, Taormina

From € 90.00

Hotel Villa Carlotta

Taormina

From € 249.00

Hotel Punta Scario

Salina - Isole Eolie

From € 100.00

Grand Hotel Miramare

Taormina

From € 151.00

Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo

Taormina

From € 454.00

Grand Hotel Mazzarò Sea Palace

Taormina

From € 347.00

Hotel Ravesi

Salina - Isole Eolie

From € 80.00

Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea

Taormina Mazzarò

From € 484.00

Therasia Resort sea & spa

Vulcano - Lipari - Isole Eolie

From € 221.00

Hotel Signum

Malfa - Salina - Isole Eolie

From € 150.00

Hotel Carasco

Lipari - Isole Eolie

From € 85.00

Hotel Baia Taormina

Marina d'Agrò

From € 199.00

Capofaro Malvasia & Resort

Salina - Isole Eolie

From € 140.00

Hotel NH Collection Taormina

Taormina

From € 303.00

Hotel Monte Tauro

Taormina

From € 176.00

Hotel Orsa Maggiore

Vulcano - Lipari - Isole Eolie

From € 55.00

Atlantis Bay

Taormina

From € 347.00

La Plage Resort

Taormina - Isola Bella

From € 302.00

Travel ideas

Messina: introduction

Messina Hotel

A seaside city situated on a beautiful hilly coastline. Messina's economy is based on agriculture, cattle farming and industry. Its name is derived from Zancle, Messanion, Massana, Msna, finally becoming the modern day Messina. The painter, Antonello da Messina is among the illustrious names born here.

Sites worth visiting are many and include: Messina Cathedral, the Cathedral Belltower, the Church of St Maria degli Alemanni, the Church of Ringo, the Badiazza, the Church of SS. Annunziata dei Catalani, Palazzo Calapaj D'Alcontres, Palazzo Monte di Pietà, the Vittorio Emanuele Theatre, the Cittadella and Porta Grazia, the Botanical Gardens, the Matagrifone castle, the Fortress of San Salvatore, the statue of Messina and of Ferdinando II, the Lanterna San Ranieri, the fountains of Orione, Nettuno, Falconieri and Senatoria, the Regional Museum with works by Antonello da Messina and Caravaggio.

Messina: suggestions from the hotels

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Therasia Resort sea & spa

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Pierpaolo Tiretti

Vulcano island is the holiday destination of choice for a lot people by its therapeutic sulphur mud baths and steaming hot springs for the opportunity for a few truly relaxing days. Is a very romantic place!! (Therasia Resort sea & spa) →

Messina: places to see in the area