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The Cappa

Casa Turchetti B&B - Boutique Hotel
Sicilian Hospitality
with Passion

In the heart of Taormina our rooms blend history and passion. It owes its name to Maestro Turchetti , a distinguished musician who taught you, later, as an academy for musicians. A few meters away from the main square “Belvedere”, upstream of the latter, is located in the heart of Taormina in an almost central position between Porta Messina and Porta Catania.

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The Cappa

Casa Turchetti B&B – Boutique Hotel
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The building has been recently and completely renovated either in its external wallfaces and in its inside but always respecting the old sicilian style and typical atmosphere of the traditional local architecture.

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The Cappa

Casa Turchetti B&B – Boutique Hotel
In the heart of Taormina, our rooms blend history and passion.
Casa Turchetti B&B – Boutique Hotel

Our terrace enjoys a breathtaking 360 degree panoramic view of Taormina, Giardini Naxos’s Bay and Mount Etna. On the left side of the terrace , you can admire the magnificent ancient Greek Theater. On your right, the highest active vulcano in Europe : The Mount Etna and the Giardini Naxos’s Bay.

Turning our observation point, we will admire the fascinating Madonna della Rocca, much loved for its suggestive panorama of Taormina. Our terrace is the perfect place to relax or read a book.

Casa Turchetti B&B – Boutique Hotel
Sicilian Breakfast

The breakfast is prepared with local product served in the winter garden that was partly made of the wide terrace.


The house has a wide terrace from where it is possible to enjoy the panoramic view. The terrace has got lovely corners to have a nice rest and and relaxing conversation , chairs , tables , sunbeds and open–air shower.

Private Beach

Parasol and deckchair
Shower and Locker room
Restaurant and Snack

Mini Taxi service

Upon short notice, we can arrange a taxi service ( to be payed on spot) from your parking place in Taormina to Casa Turchetti.


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Daily excursions

Possibility to book in advance daily excursions departure from Taormina area. Please visit the following website www.sicilyexcursions.com

Casa Turchetti B&B – Boutique Hotel

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Casa Turchetti B&B – Boutique Hotel
Possibility to book in advance daily excursions departure from Taormina area. Please visit the following website www.sicilyexcursions.com

The Cappa

Etna Basic Tour (2000 meters)

Departure from Taormina to Mount Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe. Highest point: 2.000 meters ( Etna South) - Rifugio Sapienza. Duration : Half Day . Visit of the extinct Silvestri Craters at 2000 meters. Return towards Taormina in the early afternoon.

Pizza Cooking Class

Are you deep fans of Pizza? You’ve tried in all possible ways, but you’ve never ventured in its preparation? Spend a half a day together with the Chef of one of the oldest restaurants in Taormina to know all the secrets of pizza! In this cooking class you learn how to prepare the pizza, in the center of Taormina.

Siracusa & Noto

Departure from Taormina to Syracusa. The visit begins with the Visit of the Neapolis , the archeological park. Afterwards we will proceed to the cathedral of Syracuse and the Fonte of Aretusa, a freshwater spring forming a pool with papyrus plants, situated on a wide terrace overlooking the sea. Continuation to Noto, and visit of the ancient baroque town, one of the most important in Sicily. Expected to arrive late afternoon.

Godfather Tour

This excursion characterized by delightful landscapes takes you to Savoca and Forza d'Agrò, both used for the shooting of “The Godfather” film. Our first stop is Savoca, where you can visit the church of Santa Maria degli Angeli and the famous Bar Vitelli.

Sicilian cooking class from Taormina

The tour will begin at the Taormina market where we will buy all the ingredients that we need for the lesson. We will start making home-made pasta, Caponata and many other dishes of the Sicilian culinary tradition.

Coast to coast

Sailing along Naxos’s bay. Stop on the coast of Isola Bella, the famous marine reserve, where you will have the opportunity to admire natural beauties and immerse yourself in the clear water, where you could snorkel. Continue to the Capotaormina’s bay. Return to the harbor of Giardini Naxos.

Sicilian Wine Tasting

This excursion will take us along the coastline, driving through the typical villages of Fiumefreddo di Sicilia and Linguaglossa enjoying the typical landscape of Mt Etna reaching a height of 800 meters above sea level. We will pass over ancient and more recent lava flows, reaching a renowned winery, where you will learn how we make the wine in Etna area and we will have a tasting of different wines and appetizers. Expected to arrive late afternoon.

Aeolian Islands Lipari & Vulcano

Departure from Taormina hotels to Milazzo, boarding and departure to Lipari. Time at disposal to visit the archaeological zone or the old town center. Arrival in Vulcano, visit of the ancient Grotte dell’Allume. Time at disposal for lunch, shopping or for a visit of the mud baths and thermal waters for which the island is famous. In the afternoon you can admire “I Faraglioni”, “Lo Scoglio delle Sirene”, “La Piscina di Venere” and “La Grotta del Cavallo”. Arrival at the port of Milazzo and return to Taormina late afternoon.

Aeolian Islands - Panarea & Stromboli

Departure from Taormina to Milazzo, boarding and transfer to Panarea. An approximately 2-hour stop at the port of S. Pietro to allow the visit of the town, swimming or lunch (optional). Departure from Panarea, circumnavigation of the mini-archipelago facing the island and transfer to Stromboli. Stop at Scari, until sunset. You can go for a swim or visit the town and admire the natural beauties of the island. Departure for the Sciara del Fuoco, to admire the breathtaking night activity. Expected to arrive late evening.

Casa Turchetti B&B – Boutique Hotel

Casa Turchetti is located in Taormina,
in the province of Messina.

Where we are

Salita dei Gracchi 18/20
Taormina (ME), Sicilia


+39 0942 625 013