Exclusive selection of small luxury & authentic hotels

We select accommodations, regardless of their price or category, which fully live up with our criteria: "house of local character, welcoming, authentic, comfortable, nicely decorated, quality home cooked food, enhancement of their cultural heritage and respect of the environment".

A trip made for you

Contact our travel experts who have been on the Italian roads since 10 years to look for non ordinary places. Let us help you to find the perfect place for your holidays or get a tailor made itinerary that suits your budget and gives you some freedom.

Luxury Villa Etna - Acireale

The villa is a true islet of peace ideally located between Taormina and mount Etna offering guests comfort, beautiful outdoor spaces and a jacuzzi facing the sea.

Category : Villa × 4 persons
Region : Sicily
Province : Catania
Ref : ACI
swimming pool restaurant garden/park car park

Luxury villa Modica

Surrounded by landscapes of amazing beauty, this charming stone house is a heaven for travelers in search of peace, comfort and nature. Its perfect location between the cities of Modica and Ispica will allow you to visit all the baroque cities of the south-east region.

Category : Self catering
Region : Sicily
Province : Ragusa
Ref : ISP
swimming pool car park garden/park

Luxury villa Cefalù

Enjoy an exceptional stay at a luxurious and trendily decorated villa by the sea offering stunning views of Cefalù and the sea.

Category : Villa × 8/10 persons
Region : Sicily
Province : Palermo
Ref : ROC
private beach car park

Charming villa Cefalù

Islet of peace surrounded by olive trees sheltering a beautiful country house and enjoying an ideal position close to the beaches and the town of Cefalù.

Category : Villa × 4/6 persons
Region : Sicily
Province : Palermo
Ref : ELA
car park garden/park swimming pool

Charming wine resort Rovittello - Etna

Enjoy a restful stay at a charming and stylish wine resort hidden among old vineyards on the slopes of Mount Etna, 30km away from Taormina.

Category : Villa rental
Region : Sicily
Province : Catania
Ref : FSN
oenotourism table d'hote car park animals welcome


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Our work is not driven by algorithms. Our knowledge is based on lived experience. We hand-pick and test all the itineraries, accommodations, guides and restaurants without any help from third parties.

Sustainable tourism Our hand-picked selection is made for travelers in search of singular experiences and special places which offer a great hospitality, a beautiful environment and a certain level of comfort. We are passionate about the italian cultural heritage and appreciate the warm hospitality of its people. Booking with hote-italia also means to take part in the preservation of cultural and historic heritage, to promote the work of local craftsmen and organic farming from small producers.
Tailormade itineraries Whatever your budget and your wishes, we create tailormade itineraries for you to discover Italy the italian way. Plus we optimize your trip so that you travel with a free mind, have time for the unpredictable and enjoy every moment of your stay
Personalized service Let us find the perfect place for your holidays, guide you on experiences and activities and propose you tailormade itineraries. No online booking but an exchange with a dedicated travel expert to understand your needs
Booking service to save time We organize your bookings and with a tailor-made itinerary, we alleviate the overwhelming hassles associated with itinerary preparations and availability of the hotels

Exceptional hospitality

The selected accommodations stand out for the quality of their welcome and the enhancement of their heritage


Every accommodation listed in our catalogue have been tested and visited by the founders

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A dedicated travel expert will help you to best organize your stay without leaving anything to chance

Fair price

We work really hard with our partners to make sure that we get fair prices reflecting the quality of your stay