Overview of Hostel
YHA Cohen Hostel is situated in Taormina, Sicily. The property overlooks one of the most beautiful islands – Isola Bella, also known as “The Pearl of the Mediterranean Sea”. This tiny piece if heaven is preserved by WWF and its serenity and wilderness attracts travellers from all over the world. It
By Train: “Taormina – Giardini” Train station is 1.50 km away, so the best way to get the hostel is by bus. Ask the driver to drop you at ‘Isola Bella’ stop, where actually you will be right in front of the hostel. Follow the staircase leading to Taormina center and in just a few steps look on your left – there is the entrance of the hostel.
By Plane: Fontanarossa International airport in Catania is 50 km away. From the airport you can get a bus (Interbus), going to Taormina. Ask the driver to drop you at Isola Bella stop or nearby. Next to the stop you will see a staircase leading to the historical center of Taormina. Follow it and in a few meters you will reach our entrance at the back of the building. The buses from Catania airport are going to Taormina every two hours until 7:45 pm.
By Car: Take the highway (A18) to Messina or Catania, exit at Taormina and drive towards Isola Bella, continuing about 1.5 km on Via Nazionale. Just above Isola Bella Caffe – there is the hostel. The entrance is on the back of the building, in order to get there – follow the staircase leading to Taormina center..
YHA Cohen Hostel is situated in Taormina, Sicily. The property overlooks one of the most beautiful islands on Earth ? Isola Bella, also known as ?The Pearl of the Mediterranean Sea?. This tiny piece if heaven offers great opportunities for exploring the treasures of the marine life and it is by far the most attractive place for sunbathing near Taormina! Cohen?s guests can enjoy the close proximity to the marvellous beach of Taormina, as well as the convenience to reach the historic center of Taormina in a few minutes by the cable way. Taormina is famous for its great historical and archeological heritage ? by far the most remarkable monument is The Ancient Theatre, perfectly located on a hill, overlooking the magnificent Mount Etna. Other places of interest also include the Archaeological Museum, Corvaja Palace, the Naumachie and the numerous religious temples in the city center. Many cultural events and art exhibitions are also taking place throughout the year in beautiful Taormina, such as music and dance performances, as well as cinema festivals. Another great feature of Cohen?s hostel is that it is approximately forty-five minute drive away from Europe?s largest active volcano, Mount Etna. Botanical Park and Geological Alcantara Gorge, as well as famous Gole Alcantara River are also great natural and tourist attractions not to be missed in the area of Taormina.
Conditions & Policy
Check in from 13:00 to 23:00 . Check out before 10:00am . Payment upon arrival by cash. (This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival). Taxes included. Cancellation policy: 72 hours before arrival. Breakfast not included. General: No curfew. Pet friendly. Child friendly. Non smoking. 24h Reception available