Villa Igiea, a Rocco Forte Hotel
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Rocco Forte Hotels
Palermo, Italy

Villa Igiea, a Rocco Forte Hotel

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Fabled historic palazzo.

Villa Igiea, a Rocco Forte Hotel overlooks the Mediterranean Sea on the coast of Palermo. The historic palazzo was built at the end of the 19th century and has welcomed guests over the decades.

Insider Tip

Meander down to the dock for a ride along the Villa Boat, and cruise past extraordinary views to favored swimming spots. Delicious refreshments will be provided and lunch may be served aboard.

Where You’re Staying

The 100 rooms and suites are furnished with both classic antiques and modern elements, paying homage to the palazzo’s rich history. Carrara marble bathrooms boast handmade Sicilian floor tiles and walk-in showers, with select accommodations also offering separate soaking tubs. Suites can include spacious living areas and private terraces.

Where to Dine

Florio Restaurant overlooks the gardens and the sea, with an elegant dining room with floor-to-ceiling windows and an outdoor terrace. Savor classic Sicilian and Mediterranean dishes, with many ingredients sourced from Villa Igiea’s own gardens and orchards. Igiea Terrazza Bar is a vaulted bar and terrace overlooking the Gulf of Palermo. Alicetta Pool Bar serves daily specials, classic Sicilian pizza, and homemade ice cream.

Where to Relax

Lounge around the outdoor pool under an umbrella or soak up the Mediterranean sunshine. Villa Igiea Spa features four treatment rooms, a couples treatment suite with a private relaxation terrace, a beauty salon, and a relaxation room with an outdoor terrace. The state-of-the-art fitness center offers personal training, private yoga and Pilates classes, and group fitness classes.

What To Do

Tour Norman Palace, which dates back to the 9th century and Palatine Chapel, the ancient royal chapel with famed mosaics. Attend the opera or ballet at Teatro Massimo, one of the largest opera houses in Italy, or Teatro Politeama. Charter a boat to sail to pristine white-sand beaches or head to Mondello Beach, just a short drive from the hotel. Visit the numerous museums and galleries which tell the story of Silciy’s rich history through the centuries.

Features
Business-Friendly
Culinary Classes
Romantic
Metropolitan
Restaurant and/or Bar
Spa On-Site
Fitness Center On-Site
Pool On-Site
Location

Salita Belmonte, 43. Palermo, 90142 Italy

Falcone–Borsellino Airport.

FINE HOTELS + RESORTS
At this property, Platinum Card® Members receive:
  • Daily breakfast for two
  • Experience Credit: US$ 100 Food and beverage credit to be used during your stay
  • 4pm check-out guaranteed
  • 12pm check-in, when available
  • Room upgrade at check-in, when available
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
Call Platinum Travel Service at 1 800 55 202 to book this property and receive your Fine Hotels + Resorts benefits.
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