The azure waters of its tranquil bays; the romantic architecture of its charming towns; the ancient grandeur of its archaeological heritage; the island of Sicily has much to share with the discerning traveller.
The largest island in the Mediterranean, Sicily is one of Italy's most cosmopolitan destinations making luxury Sicily holidays relaxing and inspirational experiences. Its dramatic coastline contains many coves and beaches while Mount Etna dominates its skyline.
Throughout the centuries Sicily's location at the toe of Italy has attracted the attention of European, African and Middle Eastern nations. The influence of these diverse cultures has created multi-faceted and eclectic traditions, languages, architecture and is uniquely Sicily.
The bustling and exciting capital Palermo is home to Norman architecture, Baroque churches and many bars and restaurants serving local pasta. Taormina, on the other side of the island, is very quaint though still busy June to August, with many designer boutiques lining the narrow streets.
A must see is the ancient Greek theatre along with the many churches and piazzas in the town.
Located on the southern coast of Sicily surrounded by lemon and orange groves, basking on the shores of the Mediterranean, this exclusive resort is truly protected from the intrusion of the outside world. Set in over 230 hectares of beautifully landscaped grounds with 1.8 km of private coastline, guests enjoy a great sense of privacy combined with luxurious and spacious accommodation. All rooms a...
Grand Hotel Timeo, A Belmond Hotel, Taormina is perfectly located in a prime position at the heart of the Sicilian town of Taormina. Guests are charmed by the picturesque surrounds, steeped in history and littered with beautiful, often ancient buildings of historical merit. Here you'll discover a retreat that combines a luxurious stay with some of the greatest historical heritage and most strikin...
Built as an aristocratic family home in 1830, Villa Sant'Andrea, A Belmond Hotel, Taormina Mare nestles on its own private beach, facing the glittering aquamarine sea. Located in Taormina Mare on a bay considered one of the most beautiful in all of Italy, this elegant Sicily hotel offers an indulgent slice of sumptuous luxury living. All of 63 the rooms and suites retain the charm of a private re...
This is a charming historical hotel that enjoys unforgettable surroundings with views from the bay of Taormina to the snow-capped Mount Etna. Steeped in history this former 14th-century Dominican Monastery still retains its original structure and its ancient charm. You are invited to surround yourself with history and escape into a Four Seasons world of elegance and luxury at one of the world’s mo...
Are you ready to step into a historic Art Nouveau palazzo that overlooks the Gulf of Palermo? Prestigious family-run hotel group Rocco Forte is opening its doors to the Villa Igiea, once a private villa that was known as the most famous retreat in Sicily. The palazzo was designed by the renowned architect Ernesto Basile at the start of the last century, and now the hospitality, warmth and glamour ...
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