Travel Information: Covid19 Notice

09 August 2018

Press Release

DISCOVER SICILY THIS AUTUMN AT VERDURA RESORT WITH GOLF, CULTURE AND WINE TASTING EXPERIENCES

Verdura Resort, a Rocco Forte Hotel, is offering exclusive Sicilian packages this autumn – a fantastic value for golfers looking to experience the rich cultural history of Sicilly. From unlimited golf under endless blue skies to immersing yourself in Sicily’s famous history, the resort provides the personal service and attention expected of a private club and is the ideal retreat for guests to enjoy top class golfing in an idyllic setting.

Considered to be the best golf courses in Sicily, Verdura Resort offers great variety to its golf-playing guests with three Kyle Phillips designed golf courses – two 18-hole championship courses and a par-three nine-hole course.

Golf & Ancient Civilisation Package – from €373 per person per night

  • Four nights’ accommodation, B&B basis
  • Two rounds of golf
  • Use of buggies
  • Guided visit to the Valley of the Temples UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Walk along ‘Scala dei Turchi’ white cliffs
  • Exclusive Verdura Resort polo shirt
  • Two three-course set dinners
  • Private airport transfers

Golf & Wine Package – from €300 per person per night

  • Four nights’ accommodation, B&B basis
  • Two rounds of golf
  • Use of buggies
  • Exclusive tour of Planeta winery, with wine-tasting and lunch

Unlimited Golf Package– from €378 per person per night

  • Four nights’ accommodation, B&B basis
  • Full use of the golf practice facilities 
  • Double-ended driving range
  • NEW state-of-the-art Indoor Performance Institute

Notes to Editor:

Prices are based on two people sharing a Deluxe Room, including details listed above. For bookings visit: roccofortehotels.com/verdura-resort

Situated on the unspoilt west coast of Sicily, the resort enjoys a dramatic backdrop of the Sicilian mountains and each hole boasts stunning views of the Mediterranean.

The resort is an official PGA European Tour destination and plays host to the Rocco Forte Open. It has won a number of top golfing accolades, including being named by Golf Digest as ‘Editors’ Choice Award for Best International Resorts’ for the last three years.

The resort has also recently introduced an Indoor Performance Institute, using cutting-edge technology along with a team of dedicated golf coaches to enable guests and members to make the most of their abilities, pinpoint the areas for improvement and find the solutions. Adding to the state-of-the-art technology is the 4D Motion, which is a revolutionary, wireless 3D full body and club motion capture system.

Part of Rocco Forte Hotels with 203 rooms and 6 villas, Verdura Resort is the only golf and spa resort among the group’s 11 properties. With two kilometres of private beach, tennis courts, 60-metre infinity pool, a world-class spa offering a range of holistic therapies, an array of children’s experiences and excellent kids club, villas, 4 restaurants with gourmet and casual dining options, this is a place for everyone, all the while offering intimate service and a true sense of place

Rocco Forte Hotels

Established by Sir Rocco Forte and sister, Olga Polizzi in 1996, Rocco Forte Hotels is a collection of 11 individual hotels and resorts. All of the hotels are landmarks, both old and new, occupying magnificent buildings in exceptional locations. Led by a family who has been in hospitality for four generations, the hotels are united by their distinctive approach to service ensuring guests experience the best of the cities and surrounding areas.

Rocco Forte Hotels comprises: Hotel de Russie, Rome; Hotel Savoy, Florence; Verdura Resort, Sicily; The Balmoral, Edinburgh; Brown’s Hotel, London; The Charles Hotel, Munich; Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt; Hotel de Rome, Berlin; Hotel Amigo, Brussels; Hotel Astoria, St Petersburg; Assila Hotel, Jeddah.

Future openings: Rome in 2019, Shanghai in 2019

www.roccofortehotels.com

Media Enquiries:

Natalie Rucellai, Group Communications Director
Rocco Forte Hotels
Email: nrucellai@roccofortehotels.com

Daniela Moore, Group Communications Manager
Rocco Forte Hotels
Email: dmoore@roccofortehotels.com