Verdura Resort is the first Rocco Forte Hotels resort in Sicily, set in 230 hectares of stunning landscape overlooking the Mediterranean with 1.8km of private coastline. The resorts offers an unparalleled modern “barefoot” luxury experience on the largest and most fascinating island in the Mediterranean (home of 7 UNESCO heritage sites).
Verdura features 168 rooms 32 suites and 3 Villas suites plus stunning private villas (future openings) all with sea view, whose architectures intelligently merges with the beautiful surrounding landscape and whose designed, conceived by Olga Polizzi, combines true luxury with practicality and simplicity that is in keeping with the local culture.
Golfers from all over the world come to enjoy the two 18-hole championship courses and a nine-hole par-three course, all designed by world-renowned golf architect Kyle Phillips and playable all-year-round. The resort’s award-winning 4,000sqm Verdura spa with its holistic treatment’s offer, health programmes, a collection of running trails through olive and lemon groves, 6 tennis courts, numerous watersports and one football pitch, makes the Resort an ultimate Destination Spa for health, wellness and fitness retreats.
The resort’s four restaurants and five bars enchants the senses with menus inspired by celebrity chef Fulvio Pierangelini and the authentic taste of traditional Sicilian dishes realized with fresh, organic produce sourced straight from Verdura’s own garden.
ROCCO FORTE VILLAS
Just up the coast from Verdura Resort, the beautiful grass-carpeted north of our estate is home to a new grove of exceptional three- and four-bedroom Rocco Forte Villas. These villas are masterpieces of sustainable modern architecture built in harmony with the Resort’s scenic surrounds. Each is designed to pay homage to Sicily’s natural beauty throughout, with floor-to-ceiling windows allowing light to illuminate the interiors while simultaneously offering unparalleled views of the Mediterranean. Meanwhile, a spring-inspired colour palette echoes the citrus and olive shades of Verdura’s gardens and ancient groves.As with all Rocco Forte Hotel's properties, luxury abounds with no detail overlooked. From private plunge pools to expansive living spaces and atmospheric courtyards, each Villa is perfect for delighting families or large entourages. Opening Spring 2020.