Verdura Golf & Spa Resort Golf (Rocco Forte)
Verdura Resort is situated on the south-west coast of Sicily. Set in a valley of olive groves near the small village of Verdura, the luxury resort is 30km from the ancient town of Agrigento. There are 203 guest rooms and suites within Verdura Resort each designed with the elegance, luxury and attention to detail that one would come to expect from Rocco Forte. Your every need is catered for with a private sizeable balcony or terrace. The hotel is no higher than 2 floors and the thoughtful landscaping allows for sea views from every room and suite.
Furnished in a fresh contemporary style that reflects the essence of Sicily, the guest rooms at Verdura Resort provide an elegant and relaxing personal space. There are 203 in total, each with its own uninterrupted view across the sparkling Mediterranean Sea from a private terrace.
Set across 230 hectares of olive groves and countryside, the rooms are in two distinct types of building, Courtyard and Landscape, which are woven subtly into the landscape and offer a real sense of privacy and space. Natural materials such as stone, sand, wood and cane echo the traditional architecture of Sicily, and rooms make imaginative use of both outdoor and indoor space.
Give your family the holiday of a lifetime with a stay at one of Verdura Resort’s stunning new villas. Fresh for summer 2017, resort’s trio of villas present the ultimate in Sicilian style and comfort. The generously sized villas offer plenty of space for the whole family and some of the most stunning scenery on the island.
Accommodating nine, each exquisitely appointed villa features breath-taking Mediterranean views, a private pool and spacious, elegant living spaces. Spend lazy evenings relaxing in your villa’s internal courtyards and enjoy a restful night’s sleep in one of its four-poster king-size beds.
Villa Guests receive following benefits:
- Return airport Transfers from Palermo or Trapani airport
- Exclusive use of golf carts
- Welcome bottle of Champagne
- Full In Room Bar
- Unpacking & Packing Service
- Jet Lag Reviver Experience upon arrival: 30-minute aromatherapy treatment for two people at Verdura Spa
Villa Acacia presents three unique and spacious outdoor terraces; one with a beautiful private pool and sun loungers, one with an invigorating Jacuzzi and the other with a large dining area that’s perfect for long, leisurely evening meals. Villa Acacia’s large bedrooms, each with a four-poster king-sized bed and living area, offer the ideal surroundings for complete rest and relaxation.
Overlooking the beautiful city of Sciacca and just a few steps from the water’s edge, Villa Peonia offers an unforgettable setting. Its spacious bedrooms all have four-poster king-sized beds, a sitting area and a comfortable walk-through wardrobe. Create lasting memories with friends and family while enjoying a candlelit dinner on the private double terrace and dining area, or sip sundowners from the comfort of a poolside hammock.
Just a short stroll from the sand, Villa Mimosa showcases the stunning historical scenery of Agrigento. Its double terrace is the perfect place to relax in a hammock under the stars or recline on a sun lounger by the private pool. An internal courtyard with seating is another corner of absolute privacy and relaxation. The spacious bedrooms offer four-poster king-sized beds, a sitting area and spacious walk-through wardrobe.
Dining is an unforgettable experience at Verdura Resort that offers 4 elegant restaurants and bars, each with a difference ambience and experience. Zagara, this exclusive à la carte restaurant serves fine Mediterranean cuisine prepared with the freshest local ingredients. Amare Seafood Market (Seasonal Opening), features a lively open kitchen where chefs prepare the freshest fish and seafood from the large market-style display.
Buon Giorno, this casual restaurant serves an international buffet breakfast. Amare (open seasonally), this beach restaurant has outdoor seating overlooking the sea and serves fresh and simple cuisine including: a selection of antipasti, salads, grilled fish, barbecue and pizza. Liolà, a typical Sicilian Trattoria with beautiful cliff top views of the sea, serving homemade pasta, salads, fish, shellfish and ice-cream with granita. Liolà also has its own pizzeria.
Verdura Spa is one of the finest and advanced well-being centres in Europe. The spa is 4000m2 in size and has a 25m indoor spa pool, large Hammam, saunas, modern gym and relaxation. Be sure to sample the outdoor thalassotherapy pools which overlook the golf courses and offer views over the mountains, a simply stunning setting.
Two magnificent links courses East and West both with great mountain and ocean views, plus a lovely par 3 nine hole course, designed to sharpen up your short game. Kyle Philips has excelled in creating such an authentic yet new links experience, with pot bunkers, rye grass and the sea breezes you would always expect of a fine golfing location. If you have played the Grove or Kingsbarns, or Dundonald Links in the UK you will know how good Kyle Philips courses are, Verdura is no exception.
Amare is open seasonally and with its sea front location attracting you off the beach for barbecue, salads and pizzas.