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Salita Belmonte 43, 90142, Palermo, Sicily Italy
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Updated 26/02/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 26/02/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

About

#47 of 118 hotels in Palermo
Discover history, majesty and serenity at Villa Igiea: a turn-of-the-century palazzo at the perimeter of vivid Palermo, the foot of Mount Pellegrino and the Gulf of Palermo. A long-loved seaside-meets-city sanctuary for royalty, dignitaries and Hollywood luminaries, trace their paths through tiered villa gardens that sweep down to the port and out to the Tyrrhenian Sea; on excursions to Palermo’s bustling markets, Baroque palaces and ancient sites, or yacht trips along its picturesque coast; and through Villa Igiea’s Italian restaurants, atmospheric bars and palatial Art Nouveau interior, revitalised as a Rocco Forte hotel. Opening Spring 2021.
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Salita Belmonte 43, 90142, Palermo, Sicily Italy
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Punta Raisi Airport24 kmSee all flights
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Pablo Rossello wrote a review 10 Sep
London, United Kingdom203 contributions89 helpful votes
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A gem of a place. Historical, beautiful old sanatorium that became a hotel in the late xix century. The sala basile is worth every euro you pay and you can sit in there and read while having a coffee. Rooms and infrastructure are not just superb; they’re interesting and often beautiful. Nice pool with excellent service - ditto with the bar and restaurant. Breakfast is spectacular, and a lovely experience if you get Carlo to waiter you. The concierge is the weakest link, either because they’re not very knowledgeable or because they’re plain arrogant. Nothing that a guidebook can’t solve of course. Spectacular, I can’t wait to come back.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
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Responded 1 week ago
dear prosello many thanks for the constructive feedback. Considering we have recently opened after years of renovations, we are delighted with the result. Our concierge team are working on developing the best experiences for our guests and have taken your comments on board.
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zurichgrad wrote a review Aug 2021
Zurich, Switzerland319 contributions177 helpful votes
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A wonderful hotel, truly 5 star from the quality of the rooms, staffing and service to the overall property. A historic hotel fantastically renovated. There is no beach or access to the sea for swimming (just for boats) but the pool is very nice with a great poolside restaurant. We spent a week here and were very happy with our choice. We had dinner in the terraza/bar almost every night. It seems to be the new place to be and be seen in Palermo which made it great fun. There's plenty to do in and around Palermo and the Villa Igiea is the perfect base.
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Date of stay: July 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
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Response from Vito Giglio, General Manager at Villa Igiea
Responded 9 Aug 2021
Dear Zurichgrad, Thank you for sharing such a beautiful feedback following your recent stay at Villa Igiea. We are so glad that you found the Hotel as the perfect and most strategic place to start your holiday in the city of Palermo. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon. Best regards Vito Giglio General Manager
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chasing sunsets wrote a review 9 Sep
London, United Kingdom1 contribution
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Following a harrowing year of lock downs, it was bliss to be able to share precious time with family. The trip to Sicily was just the medicine for the soul. This palace hotel is set to rival Oetker’s Hotel du Cap. Amazing renovation to restore this grand old dame to a magnificent future. Cuisine overseen by Acclaimed chef, Fulvio Pierangelini and a gorgeous bar under the maestro Salvatore Calabrese leaves one floating with delight. Warmly welcomed by the young Australian hotel manager, we were immediately introduced to our sea terraced suite which was simply breath taking. The housekeeping team are the best we have encountered but rarely saw. The level of cleanliness across the property was nothing less than 5 star exceptional.
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
Room Tip: Parking is available, Hotel dedicated speed boat for day trips to the beaches and islands was...
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Responded 1 week ago
Dear Wander18424915017, Thank you so much for the review. To be compared to such a Palace as Hotel du Cap, is true compliments indeed! We cannot wait to share your impressions with the team who we are sure will appreciate and be inspired by them.
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newyorkboy wrote a review 5 Sep
Roatan, Honduras18 contributions3 helpful votes
Touring Sicily and last stop is here in Palermo. Was greater with smiles and a upgrade to a junior suite. Not a big one but we’ll designed and comfortable. Had an extra bed for our daughter with room to walk around. The views from the window of the swaying palm trees and the marina made us pause to stop and reflect how nice and lucky we are to be here. Breakfast was over the top. They encourage you to taste the different items on the menu. The ricotta spread was amazing and so was all the dishes we asked for. The tower of fruit and meat was complimented by a basket of different breads. We choose not to stay by the pool and took a drive to a recommended beach club. It’s unique because it was on the large rocks and no sand. Very private. Tomorrow we go into town for sightseeing.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Traveled with family
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newyorkboy, thank you so very much. We are delighted you feel so enchanted by the hypnotic Palms as you could overlook the magical waters of the Acqua Santa.
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Kevin B wrote a review 1 Sep
9 contributions2 helpful votes
Incredible stay at Villa Igiea. Don’t believe any of the negative reviews, which almost let me to make a big mistake a cancel our reservation. Every single detail of our stay was perfection. Our room was beautifully appointed and extremely comfortable. The staff bent over backwards to fulfill our every need and request. The grounds are meticulously maintained and there were hardly any signs of construction. And the food, both for breakfast and for dinner, was excellent. Thank you to the entire team for making our stay during our honeymoon unforgettable.
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Room Tip: Opt for a suite room. It’s in the nicer wing of the hotel and has incredible views.
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Response from Vito Giglio, General Manager at Villa Igiea
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear kevinbV2570PS, Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful feelings regarding Villa Igiea, our services and facilities. We could not have wished for a better feedback! It is a great pleasure knowing that we all contributed to make your honeymoon a memorable experience with us in every single detail. We are looking forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Warm regards
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Frequently Asked Questions about Villa Igiea
Which popular attractions are close to Villa Igiea?
Nearby attractions include Santuario Santa Rosalia (1.0 km), Curioseety Palermo (1.1 km), and Palazzo De Gregorio (1.0 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Villa Igiea?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Villa Igiea?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Villa Igiea?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a poolside bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Villa Igiea?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Villa Igiea?
Conveniently located restaurants include Villa Costanza, Braceria Savoca, and Trattoria Il Fiaschetto.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Villa Igiea?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Does Villa Igiea have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Villa Igiea offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Villa Igiea?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Villa Igiea offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Villa Igiea?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and French.