This beautiful, tranquil, Sicilian farmhouse dates back to the 18th century and has been expertly restored to provide elegant guest rooms, apartments and restaurant. Enveloped by acres of Sicilian countryside in the south west of the island, the Agriturismo Baglio Vecchio is a truly serene location.
Eremo della Giubiliana is a converted 14th century fortress and monastery situated in the Iblean highlands of south east Sicily. Now a boutique style hotel, with rustic-chic guest rooms and suites, guests can savour Sicilian cuisine in the historic surroundings, relax by the pool and savour the far reaching countryside views all the way to the sea, with glimpses of Malta in the distance.
Situated in the heart of a nursery growing sub-tropical Mediterranean plants, this 18th century farm has been expertly recreated as a boutique hotel offering guests elegant, contemporary guest rooms and suites with an excellent restaurant and pool in an exceptionally tranquil setting between Mount Etna and the Ionian Sea.
Nestled in the hills between Castelbuono and Cefalu in the north of Sicily, Relais Santa Anastasia has been created into a hotel from an old 12th century monastery with traditional Sicilian guest rooms, a lovely pool, excellent restaurant, organic winery and breathtaking views over olive groves and vineyards to the sea.
Situated in the countryside on the central south coast of Sicily 16km from Agrigento and the Valley of the Temples, Masseria Agnello is a 19th century farmhouse that has been lovingly transformed into a charming boutique style hotel. There are just 10 charming guest rooms and suites along with restaurant, bar and pool, all enjoying wonderful views over the Sicilian countryside to the sea beyond.
Originally a 16th century fortified grain tower, Relais Torre Marabino has been recreated into a small and chic hotel with just 7 charming guest rooms and suites, surrounded by pristine lawns, olive trees, vines and palm trees with a pool and organic restaurant. It is just 7km from the Baroque town of Ispica and 5km from the beaches along the south east coast of Sicily.
Recreated from an old 19th century farm in the beautiful Sicilian countryside 7km from the historic city of Syracuse in south east Sicily, Hotel Borgo Pantano offers contemporary accommodation, lovely pool, restaurant and small wellness area just 7km from the beach.
Villa del Lauro has been recreated into a small boutique hotel from an old Baroque style mansion house in the historic town of Ragusa in south east Sicily. Situated among the picturesque streets close to the steps accessing Ragusa Ibla, this hotel boasts a garden with a pool so is an ideal base for relaxation whilst exploring this interesting area of south east Sicily.
Mandranova Resort is a delightful family run, small countryside hotel situated 6km from Palma di Montechiaro and 4km from the coast in rural southern Sicily. It is a wonderful secret hideaway with rustic-chic farmhouse rooms and a villa, surrounded by olive and palm trees with a charming pool, home cooking with local wines and there are cookery lessons and olive oil production tours available.
Monaci delle Terre Nere is a 62 acre estate with an amazing rustic-chic country house hotel dating back to 1800, situated between the Ionian Sea and Mount Etna in the east of Sicily. It has breath taking views of the mountain and coast, an organic restaurant and pool surrounded by olive groves, citrus trees and vineyards.
Masseria Susafa is a country estate owned by the Saeli-Rizzuto family who have created welcoming farm-style guest rooms and suites with lovely pool area and restaurant in the heart of the Sicilian countryside yet well situated between Palermo and Catania, Cefalù and Agrigento, ideal for those wishing to tour the island.