Scenic spa palazzo stay in Sicily's beautiful Val di Noto
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A luxurious spa palazzo, just a short stroll from the centre of Ragusa, a hilltop old town in southeast Sicily - includes breakfast, spa access and a spa voucher
For those seeking the ‘best of both worlds’ on their holiday to Sicily, consider the beautifully restored De Stefano Palace as a base for exploring the beautiful sights of the island’s rugged southeast. With a delicious breakfast spread, a spa for indulgent relaxation and a great location close to the heart of ‘old Ragusa’, yet just a few minutes’ drive from the verdant Val di Noto countryside, the hotel is a great jumping off point for adventures around the capital of Baroque.
Arrive to a warm welcome and an even warmer hammam – the small but perfectly formed spa is perfect for soaking away the strains of your journey. After a morning of relaxing, stroll into town for dripping cones of gelato or snacks of crispy arancini and cream cannoli, served with a glass of rustic local wine. Return to chic bedrooms with traditional features like barrel vaulted ceilings and pitch stone floors quarried nearby.
With a hire car at your disposal you’ve got the freedom to explore the island in detail: discover Noto’s burnished gold streets lined with grand Baroque palazzi on an evening passeggiata; drive the Strada del Val di Noto wine road and nip into some of the local vineyards to sample the goods; or head to the coast to swim in warm, clear waters.
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A city tax of €1.50 per person, per night is payable direct to the hotel.
Opt for an offer with airport lounge access to make the most of pre-flight perks, from fast-track security, a bar service and complimentary hot and cold food to charging points, newspapers, Wi-Fi access and more.
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