Set in the heart of Sicily’s capital of Palermo, the Villa Igiea offers five-star accommodation in a historic villa overlooking the Bay of Palermo. Only 3km from the centre of the city, with its Greek, Roman Arabic and Norman-influenced architecture, the hotel offers an oasis of luxury only minutes from the international airport.
The hotel has 123 rooms, each elegantly decorated in classical style, and featuring all mod cons, including a phone in the bathroom, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, safe, and mini bar. Some of the rooms are interconnecting for families and larger groups. Sumptuous modern bathrooms have deep soaking tubs, as well as showers, and bathrobes and hairdryers.
There is a large Greek-style swimming pool with beautiful views of the bay and the manicured jasmine gardens, as well as a tennis court and fitness centre, and for when you feel a bit more adventurous, th ehotel’s concierge service will hel plan excursions to explore the local surroundings with its wealth of historical sites and ancient architecture.
The hotel serves a buffet breakfast, and has two further restaurants, the Donna Franca Florio which offers an international menu and the Cuvee du Jour which offers fine dining for lunch and dinner, and room service is also available. The concierge is happy to advise and make restaurant bookins in the city.
Salita Belmonte 43I-90100PalermoSicilyItaly