Casa Cuseni, Residenza d'artista, Museo e Giardino storico

Rated 9.6 in 130 reviews. 7 rooms.

Just a 5-minute walk from Taormina's main square, Casa Cuseni, Residenza d'artista, Museo e Giardino storico is a historical B&B housed in a museum of fine arts declared a national monument. The building and its historic garden were designed by Frank Brangwyn, and are complete with 13 panoramic terraces, 7 fountains, and rare plants.

Each room at Casa Cuseni, Residenza d'artista, Museo e Giardino storico has a balcony with views of the Naxos Gulf and Mount Etna. They all come with air conditioning and Sicilian furniture of the 17th and 18th centuries.

Set in a listed villa, the interiors are decorated with works by Picasso, Henry Faulkner, and other masters of the 20th century. The list of famous guests includes philosopher Bertrand Russell, novelist Roald Dahl, and actress Greta Garbo.

Sweet and savoury food can be enjoyed at breakfast, with gluten-free items available on request. This daily treat can be served in the breakfast room with views over Mount Etna or the Mediterranean Sea, or on the terrace when the weather is good.

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    The best traditional pizza in town. Great place with a lovely terrace, away from the busy streets.

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    the best restaurant I have ever been in - family business, excellent food, nice staff, normal prices - would love to spend here so much more time ;-)

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    Best bar of Taormina. Must go.

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  5. Da Cristina

    Una delle tante tavole calde che si trovano a Taormina e dintorni ma con qualcosa in più! Gli arancini sono eccezionali e non mancano i tipici rustici siciliani. Il tutto a prezzi davvero onesti!

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  6. Piazza IX Aprile

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  7. Vicolo Stretto

    Highly recommended! Great service,free aperitif wine,soup and dessert wine & house dessert!!Way too full...Raw fish palater starter was simply yum! Rabbit leg is unique to try! Great wine selections!

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  8. Morgana

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  9. Laboratorio Pasticceria Roberto

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  10. Bam Bar

    The best brioche & granita!!

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  11. Castelmola

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  12. Teatro Greco

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