The Luxury Stay in Palermo: Villa Igiea

09 May 2024

Are you looking for a luxury stay in the heart of Palermo? Join us and discover the majestic Villa Igiea 5-star hotel, a true sanctuary of elegance and luxury.

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Liberty & Relax

Villa Igiea is set in haven of Palermo, a place of tranquility, perfect after a long day visiting the frenetic city centre. Step into the grandeur of the hotel’s lobby, and you will be transported to a bygone era of refinement and timeless elegance. Its Classic Sicilian Maiolica tiles adorn the walls while Belle époque and Liberty influences infuse the space with sophisticated charm.

A Rocco Forte Hotel

Formerly, the residence was built because of Florio Dinasty’s will in 1899, but this architectural masterpiece has been lovingly restored and transformed into a haven of refined hospitality under the renowned Rocco Forte Hotel Group since 2019, as the Verdura Resort in Sciacca.

Terrazza bar & a Michelin-starred restaurant

Indulge your senses at the hotel’s culinary destinations, where gastronomic excellence meets Sicilian hospitality. The Terrazza Bar offers a picturesque setting for savoring Italian aperitivo against the backdrop of Palermo’s skyline. Meanwhile, the Michelin-starred restaurant, helmed by the acclaimed chef Fulvio Pierangelini, promises an unforgettable dining experience, showcasing the flavors of Sicily with a modern twist.

A wedding destination

With its breathtaking architecture and picturesque surroundings, the hotel a has become a sought-after destination for couples seeking a romantic escape. Form intimate weddings to celebrations, every event is imbued with a sense of romance, making it a dream venue for tying the knot in style.

As you immerse yourself in the elegance of Rocco Forte’s Sicilian sanctuary, you’ll discover a world where history, luxury and hospitality converge to create an unforgettable experience. Whether exploring the city’s cultural treasures or simply basking in the serenity of the hotel, Palermo invites you to embark ona  journey of discovery and delight.

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