Grand Hotel Villa Igiea

Palermo, Sicily, Italy

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  • Grand Hotel Villa Igiea boasts a great location right on the water's edge

  • Enjoy delicious Mediterranean cuisine at the hotel's three restaurants

  • Rooms are decorated elegantly in a traditional Italian style

  • Soak up the sea views from the hotel's outdoor pool

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Sicily enjoys a blissful Mediterranean climate, with mild winters and warm springs and autumns. Even February, the coolest month, has average temperatures of 13°C, which means that any time of year is suitable. October–November and March–June are reliably warm, with temperatures ranging from 15°C to 26°C. July and August are blessed with glorious sunshine, and average temperatures of around 28°C, however during this period the towns and beaches can be extremely crowded.

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Description

Located just outside Palermo, Sicily's largest city, the Grand Hotel Villa Igiea is a historic building boasting original frescoes and antique furnishings, providing a unique base from which to explore the city and the island.

Grand Hotel Villa Igiea enjoys a fantastic location overlooking the Gulf of Palermo and is just a short drive from the center of the bustling city, home to Gothic palaces and ancient monuments. This historic villa was restored during the 19th century, resulting in a unique combination of original features and modern facilities.

The rooms and suites at Grand Hotel Villa Igiea are decorated in a classic Italian style, incorporating Art Nouveau furnishings, rich fabrics and golden hues. Many of the rooms offer balconies, providing the perfect place to relax and enjoy the sea view.

Grand Hotel Villa Igiea has three restaurants, raging from the gourmet cuisine of Cuvée du Jour to the relaxed barbeques at the Pool & Grill Bar. Guests can also enjoy drinks on the Grand Hotel Villa Igiea's terrace, taking in the view from the Des Arcades lounge bar. During the winter months, sit inside by the fireplace and enjoy the live piano music each evening.

Guests looking to keep active during their stay can make full use of the fitness center and tennis courts, or alternatively, simply unwind by the swimming pool and enjoy the scenery of the water and mountains beyond.

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Accommodation

The rooms and suites at Grand Hotel Villa Igeia are spacious and comfortable, decorated in a classic Italian style. Modern facilities are combined with traditional furnishings to transport guests back in time.

Childcare

Children are welcome at Grand Hotel Villa Igeia however there are no specific childcare facilities.

Facilities

Grand Hotel Villa Igiea has three dining options, ranging from casual pool-side snacks to gourmet tasting menus. Enjoy fine dining and delicious Italian dishes at Cuvée du Jour, or visit the Donna Franca Florio restaurant for a more casual Mediterranean lunch or dinner. During the summer, guests can also enjoy barbeques or buffet lunches at the Pool & Grill Bar.

Activities

Grand Hotel Villa Igiea benefits from a great location just outside the center of Palermo. Guests can easily reach the maze-like streets of the city, where there are bustling farmers markets and majestic buildings such as Palermo Cathedral and the impressive Cappella Palatina.

Experiences

  • Explore the Valley of the Temples

    Step back in time as you explore the Valley of the Temples with your private guide and admire the ruined Greek temples and tombs that once made up the ancient city of Akragas.

  • Private walking tour of Noto

    Renowned for its impressive Baroque architecture, Noto is a UNESCO World Heritage Site boasting some of the most picturesque streets in Sicily. Explore the town with your private guide and discover the history behind the architecture.

  • Visit Villa Romana del Casale

    An impressive Roman villa dating back to the 4th century, Villa Romana del Casale boasts a stunning complex of Roman mosaics, almost perfectly preserved due to a landslide during the 12th century.

  • Walking tour and chocolate tasting in Modica

    Explore the charming town of Modica and its medieval center with your private guide. Discover its elaborate architecture and picturesque streets as you wind your way through the city.

  • Walking tour of Ortigia

    The historical heart of Syracuse, the island of Ortigia is a UNESCO World Heritage Site home to beautiful Baroque architecture. Explore this stunning island with your private guide and learn about its fascinating history.

  • Walking tour of Ragusa

    Visit the magnificent town of Ragusa, a UNESCO World Heritage Site boasting incredible Baroque architecture, and discover the beauty of the city with your private guide.

Location & directions

Palermo, Sicily, Italy

Grand Hotel Villa Igiea is located in the outskirts of Palermo, Sicily's largest city.

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