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Villa Sant'Andrea, A Belmond Hotel, Taormina Mare

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Villa Sant'Andrea, A Belmond Hotel, Taormina Mare

Via Nazionale, 137, Taormina, ME, Italy

Overview


Destination Entry Requirements

Entry and Exit Requirements:

Are U.S. citizens permitted to enter? No
– U.S. citizens may exit or depart Italy to return to the United States at any time.
– Current travel restrictions on entry into Italy are linked to several factors, including one’s country of departure and purpose of travel.
– Non-essential travel (i.e., tourism) to Italy from most non-EU countries (including the United States) is prohibited. Essential travel is allowed and includes students, businesspersons, EU residents, and relatives of Italian citizens.
– The Government of Italy periodically updates these restrictions based upon changing conditions, and all travelers should refer to current Italian health decrees when making travel plans.
– English-language guidance on current entry and exit requirements is maintained on the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ website.
– All persons traveling to Italy from any foreign location are required to provide their airline or Italian law enforcement officials with a self-declaration form prior to travel.
Is a curfew in place? Yes
On Wednesday, January 13, 2021, the Italian government approved a decree extending the Covid-19 state of emergency until 30 April, 2021, and providing guidance for the period from January 16, 2021 through March 5, 2021. A country-wide curfew will remain in effect during this period from 10:00pm to 5:00am.
Travelers can visit this website of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs for additional information on Italian government decrees and measures.
During this time, it is also important to remain aware of restrictions in place within your region.
The Italian government has determined that all persons traveling to Italy from any foreign location are required to provide their airline or Italian law enforcement officials upon entry into Italy with a Self-Declaration Form prior to travel. Currently, U.S originating flights are not permitted entry. This applies to only essential travel and countries with no restrictions to entry.

Are U.S. citizens required to quarantine? Yes
Travelers departing on COVID-tested international flights between the United States and Italy are not currently subject to quarantine upon arrival in Italy. Please check with your private carriers with respect to availability. All travelers otherwise arriving in Italy from abroad must self-isolate for 14 days unless they are traveling from an exempted country or for a purpose that falls under current exceptions. A list of these countries and exceptional purposes for travel can be found on the following website: https://www.esteri.it/mae/en/ministero/normativaonline/decreto-iorestoacasa-domande-frequenti/focus-cittadini-italiani-in-rientro-dall-estero-e-cittadini-stranieri-in-italia.html

Please check the Italian regulations carefully before attempting to travel.

The form can be found here: https://www.esteri.it/mae/resource/doc/2020/07/modulo_rientro_da_estero_08_07_2020_-_eng_0.pdf

Information can also be found on the US Embassy in Italy Website: https://it.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/

Classic Vacations wants you to have a safe and truly wonderful vacation, so we recommend that you fully educate yourself on the destination and hotel specific changes that have been made in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and plan accordingly before you depart on your vacation.

Closed or Reduced hours of operation may be in place for businesses. Restrictions may be in place on intercity or interstate travel. Further local restrictions may apply. Please check the destinations’ official governmental health ministry website prior to travel for the most up to date information. https://it.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/
Travel Advisory:

COVID-19 TEST MAY BE REQUIRED TO ENTER YOUR DESTINATION. If you want to adjust your travel plans, please call the Classic Vacations Reservation Call Center, the number is 800-221-3949 or your dedicated Classic Preferred number. Failure to have the proper COVID-19 documentation may affect entry into your destination. It is the Traveler’s responsibility to have all the necessary documents, tests, and vaccinations completed prior to departure. Improper required travel documentation is not covered by any Trip Protection Plans. Please continue to monitor all state or local health advisories from your city or state of origin prior to travel. In addition to international entry COVID-19 travel protocols, COVID-19 travel restrictions and protocols may be in place upon return to the United States. Please continue to monitor all COVID-19 Travel information at https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/ea/covid-19-information.html.

Since destination entry requirements vary widely and change frequently, at least 5 business days prior to departure, we recommend that all Travelers:

• Check your destination’s official governmental health ministry website for the latest entry, testing and in-destination self-isolation requirements and complete all pre-travel items and preparation; e.g. https://it.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/


• Check Classic Vacation’s hotel resource and health & safety website for the latest open status, on-site health & safety requirements and service adjustments that have been provided by each property.

On-site service adjustments may include, but are not limited to, food services (room service, buffets), check-in & check-out time, daily linen change, turndown service, on-site amenities (pool, spa, gym), etc.

Overview

Private Beach
Set on its own private sand beach within minutes of Lido Mazzarò, Spisone Beach, and Villa Comunale. Also nearby are Greek Theatre and Taormina Cable Car.
Fitness facility
Guests of this beach hotel will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as a fitness facility and a steam room.
Flat-screen TV, WiFi
Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Guestrooms also feature complimentary wireless Internet access, air conditioning, and DVD players.
Property Location With a stay at Villa Sant'Andrea, A Belmond Hotel, Taormina Mare in Taormina (Mazzaro), you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Isola Bella and Letojanni Beach. This 5-star hotel is 3.2 mi (5.1 km) from Giardini Naxos Beach and 3.1 mi (5 km) from Taormina Cable Car.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 64 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and DVD players. 42-inch LED televisions with digital programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Amenities Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy body treatments and facials. You can soak up the sun at the private beach or enjoy other recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a sauna. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and complimentary babysitting/childcare. Guests can get around on the complimentary shuttle, which operates within 5 km.
Dining Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at Oliviero, a restaurant which specializes in regional cuisine, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Relax with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours).

Airport:

CTA - Catania Fontanarossa Airport

Details


Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free WiFi
  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • LED TV
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Smoking and Non-Smoking
  • DVD player
  • Designer toiletries
  • Private bathroom
  • No housekeeping
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Slippers
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Bed sheets available - no
  • Television
  • Digital TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)

Property Amenities

Located by the sea in one of Sicily’s most enchanting corners and surrounded by a park filled with subtropical vegetation, Villa Sant’Andrea dominates its private beach on the Bay of Mazzarò, considered one of the most beautiful in all of Italy. Built by an aristocratic English family in 1830, Villa Sant’Andrea is known as one of the most exclusive hotels in Taormina, preserving all the charm of a private residence.

Simply walk outside to feel the sun on your face at the private beach. Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like umbrellas and sun loungers. After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at Villa Sant'Andrea like a complimentary children's club, an outdoor pool, and a fitness facility.

The hotel offers a restaurant and a bar where guests can unwind with a cocktail and a snack right by the beach with glorious views. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This luxury hotel also offers a steam room, a sauna, and a garden.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Free breakfast
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Steam room
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (free)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Computer station
  • Children's club (free)
  • On private beach
  • Free area shuttle
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available
  • Hair salon
  • Offsite parking reservations required
  • 24-hour business center
  • Concierge services
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Beach towels
  • One meeting room
  • Wedding services
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Total number of rooms - 64
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1

Dining

24-hour room service is available.
Oliviero
This restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Recreation

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Taormina Coast - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Lido Mazzaro - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Spiaggetta delle Sirene - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Isola Bella - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Spisone Beach - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Taormina Cable Car - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Lido Conchiglie - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Parco Duca di Cesaro - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
San Pancrazio Church - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Villa Comunale Garden - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Porta Messina - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Palazzo dei Congressi - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Palazzo Corvaja - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Museum of Art and Popular Traditions - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Chiesa Santa Caterina - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) - 64.4 km / 40 mi
Strait of Messina Airport (REG) - 77.5 km / 48.2 mi

The preferred airport for Villa Sant'Andrea, A Belmond Hotel, Taormina Mare is Fontanarossa Airport (CTA).

  • Playground
  • Swimming

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