Verdura Resort, Sicily, Italy
Verdura Resort is an exciting resort located on the south coast of Sicily near the seaside town of Sciacca. The resort is set over 230 hectares of stunning landscape with 1.8km of private coastline, yet has just 203 rooms and suites, giving a true sense of space and privacy. All rooms have private terraces and sea views and the Olga Polizzi-designed interiors combine modern luxury with authentic Sicilian motifs.
There are two 18-hole championship golf courses and a 9-hole, designed by leading architect Kyle Phillips; six tennis courts; a full- size football pitch; a 60m infinity swimming pool; a fully-equipped gym and running trails which meander through the olive and lemon groves.The resort’s restaurants and bars celebrate Sicilian cuisine with menus created from fresh organic ingredients complemented by a superb wine list.
For those seeking deep relaxation the Verdura Spa is exceptional – with four thalassotherapy pools, an extensive treatment menu and personalised well-being programmes.
Location and Transfers
Situated on the south-west coast of Sicily 15 minutes from the attractive seaside town of Sciacca.
Palermo Airport is 133 km from the Resort and the journey is approximately 80 minutes drive by car.
Deluxe Rooms – designed in fresh and contemporary Sicilian style, our Deluxe Rooms have a private terrace with seating. Inside, you’ll find a four-poster King size bed and a roomy bathroom with a separate shower. Each room can be interconnected with another Deluxe Room or Junior Suite, perfect for families. From 40 square metres
Superior Deluxe Rooms – these ground floor rooms are situated in the courtyard buildings. There’s a private terrace with outdoor seating, while inside you’ll find a four-poster King size bed, a walk-through wardrobe and a spacious bathroom with a separate shower. Superior Deluxe Rooms can be interconnected with a Superior Deluxe Room or Classic Suite. From 40 square metres
Superior Deluxe Seafront Rooms – situated in the Landscape Villas and are very near to the beach. There’s a private terrace with outdoor seating, while inside you’ll find a four-poster King size bed and a spacious bathroom with a separate shower. Natural light is provided via a stunning lightwell courtyard. These rooms can be interconnected with a neighbouring suite, making them perfect for families. From 40 square metres
Junior Suites – carefully chosen artwork and rich, warm fabrics create a relaxed feel in these suites. The spacious bathroom is finished in stone and has a bathtub and seperate walk-in shower. Some Junior Suites can be connected to a Deluxe Room.
Classic Suites – located on the ground floor, these suites have both indoor and outdoor living areas. Awake refreshed in a four-poster King size bed and take in views of the sparkling waters from a private terrace. The generous bathrooms have a walk-in rain shower and are finished in stone. Some Classic Suites can be connected to a Superior Deluxe Room. From 60 square metres
Grand Suites – situated very close to the beach, these suites are located in the Landscape Villas. Each suite has a private entrance, a generous separate living room, a kitchenette and an extremely spacious bedroom. Here, you’ll find a four-poster King size bed, a seating area and a walk-through wardrobe. Outside, there is a private courtyard with seating and a sea-facing double terrace with seating areas, a dining table, sun loungers and a hammock. The pale stone bathrooms have a separate shower and full-length seating area. Natural light is provided via a stunning lightwell courtyard. The suite can be interconnected with a Superior Deluxe Sea Front Room. From 72 square metres
Ambassador Suites – a short stroll from the water’s edge, the Ambassador Suites are in the Landscape Villas. They have a very large living room with a dining area, a kitchenette and a guest cloakroom. The generous bedroom provides a four-poster King size bed, a seating area and a walk-through wardrobe. The spacious bathrooms have a separate walk-through shower and double seating area. The outdoor space is equally impressive. The private double terrace has a dining area, a seating area, sun loungers and a hammock. There is also an internal courtyard with further seating. Ambassador Suites can also connect to a Superior Deluxe Sea Front Room. From 170 square metres
The Presidential Suite – set on the corner of the site, the Presidential Suite has three spacious outdoor terraces. One with a private pool and sun loungers. One with a Jacuzzi. And another with a large dining area – perfect for entertaining. Step inside and find a generous living room with a dining area, a kitchenette and a guest cloakroom. The large bedroom has a four-poster King size bed and a seating area. The roomy bathroom is finished in stone and has a sunken bath, a separate shower and a full-length seating area. The suite can be interconnected to create a two-bedroomed villa. From 175 square metres
Buon Giorno – enjoy a lavish buffet-style breakfast served on the large outdoor terrace, with sweeping views across the Mediterranean Sea
La Zagara – Fulvio Pierangelini has created an outstanding menu with our Executive Chef, showcasing the abundant natural produce of the island – olive oil, oranges, lemons, freshly caught fish, tomatoes and much more – accompanied by a fine selection of Sicilian wines – adults only ( 13 years and up)
Amare – located on the beachfront with a lively cooking station, Amare serves the finest local produce. Fresh fish and seafood. Barbequed meats. Sample the restaurant’s specialty, ‘crudo’, served for generations in Sicilian fishing villages. Thinly sliced catch of the day with extra virgin olive oil, citrus fruits and a pinch of rock salt
Liolà – relaxed and rustic, Liolà is a typical Sicilian trattoria. The restaurant has its own pizzeria and a large outdoor terrace, offering stunning clifftop views over the sea. The menu is simple yet enticing
La Granita Bar – Pre-dinner aperitifs. Expansive views of the sea and mountains as the sun sets. On the menu at Granita, a wide selection of Sicilian-style cocktails and drinks. Il Fu Mattia Pascal. Delicious tapas-style Mediterranean dishes and regional specialties. Live entertainment
Torre Bar – take a seat on the terrace and enjoy views across the sea. A buffet-style lunch is served daily – perfect for a light bite before teeing off. The drinks list offers a large selection of Sicilian beers and wines, refreshing juices and Italian spirits
Pool Bar – pool down with a refreshing cocktail, juice or chilled beer, served to you as you relax by the 60 metre infinity swimming pool. Open throughout the warmer months, the Pool Bar also offers a tempting range of light lunch dishes
Facilities and Activities
Hair & Beauty Centre
Yoga and Pilates classes are available
Outdoor Swimming Pool
Indoor Lap Pool
The Verdura Tennis Academy – 6 clay tennis courts
Water Sports Centre – waterskiing, wakeboarding, windsurfing and sailing
Full size Football Pitch
Organised Weekly Activities
Verduland Kids Club- ages 4-12, there is alos a Creche next door for ages 0-3
Younger guests have now the possibility of having both lunch and dinner at VerdùDine in the new Kids club Verduland
RTeens Club – ages 14 to 18 years