Thursday 26th October 2017
Spain’s Álvaro Quirós described Verdura Resort’s golf courses as “paradise” on his way to victory at the 2017 Rocco Forte Open – Verdura, and visitors can now enjoy the same experience as the pros with the launch of the five-star Sicilian venue’s new Unlimited Golf Experience package.
Guests can take advantage of unlimited golf on two championship links courses, with other benefits including daily use of the driving range and complimentary use of a golf buggy. The welcome pack includes a fruit basket and sparkling wine, a gift of unique Verdura società agricola olive oil and an exclusive Verdura Resort polo shirt.
A minimum four-night bed-and-breakfast package, staying in a deluxe room or suite, costs from €194 per person per night, and to make your stay extra special, guests can book a suite and receive the additional benefits of the Rocco Forte Suite Experience.
Nestling on the coast in 230 hectares of stunning landscape, warmed by the Mediterranean sun and refreshed by the sea breeze, Verdura Resort, a Rocco Forte hotel and member of the exclusive European Tour Properties network, was named by Golf Digest as a recipient of an ‘Editors’ Choice Award for Best International Resorts’ in 2016 and 2017 and provides golf on a grand scale.
Designed by Kyle Phillips, the resort’s golf courses offer uninterrupted views of the azure waters from the undulating greens. The venue includes two 18-hole championship courses, a nine-hole, par-three layout and extensive practice facilities including a double-ended driving range and outstanding academy.
In addition to unlimited use of golf facilities, guests can enjoy numerous other sports and leisure amenities including six tennis courts, an array of different watersports, a 170sqm fully-equipped gym and an award-winning 4,000sqm spa complex with thalassotherapy pools. Verdura Resort’s knowledgeable concierge is also able to offer a range of excursions outside of the hotel, from vineyards to ancient temples.
Situated on Sicily’s southern coast between Agrigento and the fishing city of Sciacca, an 80-minute drive from Trapani and Palermo airports, Verdura Resort – a Rocco Forte hotel – features 203 rooms and suites, all with a sea view, as well as three new villas which offer a perfect solution for family holidays, each with its own private swimming pool.
Serving up a mixture of sunny skies, a temperate climate and breathtaking scenery, combined with a plethora of historical, cultural and gastronomic delights, Sicily has all the ingredients for a relaxing break, and Verdura Resort is the ideal base to discover this authentic part of the Mediterranean’s largest island.