Castello di San Marco

Location Calatabiano

Postcode 95011

Telephone +39 095 641 181


Why we love it...

Views of Mount Etna

The Place

An impressive example of Sicilian Baroque architecture, the Castello di San Marco is a remarkable building with a rich history. It was originally built in 1689 for the Prince of Palagonia and has been altered over the years. In 1747 it got a new layout, including the unusual staircase and the cornice with its vaults.
Today, Castello di San Marco is owned and managed by the friendly Murabito family – one guest commented recently that they go ‘above and beyond to make you feel at ease’. What’s more it has charm, style and a location that makes it unique – situated right by the sea with a private beach and views overlooking Mount Etna.
Unsurprisingly, Castello di San Marco’s secluded, romantic atmosphere makes it popular with couples. The ornate bed heads, individual balconies and plush furniture give an amorous feel to the bedrooms. The bathrooms are original and ornate, with beautiful patterned sinks and a Jacuzzi bath which fills with water through the mouth of a grimacing stone lion.
There are two restaurants and food is served indoors or outdoors depending on the season. Choose to dine outdoors if the weather is warm enough, as the gardens are especially pretty and atmospheric at night.

The Essentials

Price Band €€€
Rooms 30; all en-suite with balcony, television, mini bar, safe box, hairdrier. Superior rooms have Sky television and a kettle
Food breakfast, light lunch, dinner
Facilities wi-fi, restaurant, spa, swimming pool, poolside bar, indoor bar, garden, private beach, tennis court
Children welcome
Accessibility 2 rooms accessible
Pets small and medium sized pets allowed

To Book

Contact Daniele Murabito
Call +39 095 641 181
Fax +39 095 642 635

Good To Know

Address Via San Marco 40, Calatabiano 95011

The Location

Find this place: right on the coast 6 km south from Taormina, parking available at hotel

What's nearby: Mount Etna, Taormina, Siracuse, Agrigento reachable by car

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