Verdura Resort, Sicily

Amanda's verdict
One of Sir Rocco Forte’s newest hotels, Verdura Golf & Spa Resort is set on a gorgeous stretch of Sicilian beach. With rooms designed by Olga Polizzi, a spectacular spa, free kids club, teen activities and world-class golf courses, you may be tempted to stay put. However, even kids will love exploring this fascinating island.

Recommended tour operator: Sardatur Holidays

Sardatur Holidays says

Verdura Golf & Spa Resort, part of the exclusive Rocco Forte collection, has rapidly established itself as Sicily’s most luxurious resort and a favourite amongst our customers seeking a family holiday with style and plenty of activities.

  • free kids club
  • golf courses
  • luxury hotel
  • private beach

With more than two miles of glorious coastline, Verdura has 203 spacious guest rooms and suites, all of which boast a sea view from the private balcony or terrace.

The Olga Polizzi interiors are a blend of modern and traditional, with warm earthy tones designed to reflect the natural Sicilian landscape in an incredibly chic manner.

Hotel facilities include a two-tier swimming pool, a tennis academy, Juventus Camp football academy, yoga classes and bike hire. Horse riding, scuba diving and fishing are available nearby.

Verdura is a golfer’s paradise. The resort has two 18-hole championship golf courses, plus a nine-hole course and driving range, designed by renowned golf course architect Kyle Phillips. A team of PGA-qualified professionals is on hand to offer tuition to all ages and abilities.

The resort has its own fabulous beach with a huge range of motorised and non-motorised watersports.

The complimentary “Verdu” kids’ club is open daily for children aged four to 12, whilst teenagers have their own activity programmes. Babies and toddlers are catered for with myriad special touches, from non-slip bath mats to hooded towels – even rubber ducks! Babysitting is also available (payable locally).

The vast Verdura Spa is one of the most sophisticated in Europe with its own swimming pool, outdoor Thalasso pools, a wide range of treatments and relaxation areas.

Sicily itself has so much to offer – we include a hire car so you and your family can explore all the unique sights, from ancient Greek temples to baroque architecture.

Find out more about the Verdura Golf & Spa Resort.

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