With stunning views across the island of Ortigia, the Grand Hotel Minareto sits in the gorgeous resort of Villa Bosco. Boasting views across the azure blue ocean, this luxurious hotel is ideal for a peaceful break in beautiful surrounds.
Being the only luxury resort on the island to be within the Plemmerio Marine Nature Reserve, this hotel offers some truly spectacular sights for divers and snorkelers. You can enjoy relaxing under the sun of its private section of Latomie Beach, which is a stunning stretch of white sands. The beach is equipped with loungers and parasols so you can enjoy it in comfort.
At the heart of the resort sits its striking half-Olympic sized outdoor swimming pool, which is framed by a terrace filled with sun beds and umbrellas, as well as a patio with tables and chairs. Here you can enjoy drinks by the water as well as meals from the restaurant.
If you really wish to relax during your stay on the island, the hotel's Minareto Spa is the place to be, offering two superb treatment rooms with views across the sea. You can choose from an array of pampering options, from massages to beauty treatments.
If you wish to explore during your stay, the hotel offers complimentary bicycle hire, and can advise on suggested routes you can follow to discover the beautiful surrounds. You can ride across the delightful rugged coastline, finding deserted coves and bays on your way.
Distance from Airport:
70 km from Catania Airport.
The Grand Hotel Minareto offers opulent rooms, which are designed with both modern and classical style traits, with Persian carpets and satin sheets. Guests can choose between private terraces with views across the ocean, or of the gardens. Each room comes with air conditioning, satellite TV, a computer, a safe, mini bar, and a private bathroom and terrace. Certain amenities may be payable locally.
Location and Resort:
The Grand Hotel Minareto sits in the Plemmirio Marine Nature Reserve, which is found along the coast of Villa Bosco.
Eating and Drinking:
Dining at the hotel is a pleasure, with a choice of restaurants ranging from the Nesos, which serves Mediterranean cuisine, to the Grill and Bar, which offers rotisserie specialties. You can enjoy a sumptuous glass of wine at the Wine House, or choose from the Lobby Bar, Minareto Bar and the Belvedere Latomie.
The hotel boasts a beautiful outdoor infinity pool, which is half-Olympic sized. The pool is surrounded by a terrace that is furnished with sunbeds and umbrellas, as well as a seating area where you can enjoy some food and drinks.
This hotel offers the perfect environment for a romantic break, giving you and your loved one the chance to really relax and enjoy some luxury.