Via Serafino Amabile Guastella 1 C. - Valle de' Templi 92100 Agrigento (Sicily) − Italy
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A magnificent slice of heaven with courtyards, curtain walls and watchtowers, overlooking an enchanting veranda with a view of the Valley of Temples, where you can dine at the Il Dehors restaurant right at home in the Sicilian mood.
Foresteria Baglio della Luna is a small charming 4-star hotel just a few kilometers from the center of Agrigento.
The careful renovations have enhanced the ancient eighteenth century buildings, nestled in a verdant and luxuriant garden where you'll find the solarium with Jacuzzi for eight seats.
Leave your car at the free parking lot and step into the castle courtyard, embellished with wicker couches and Mediterranean plants. The interior is elegant and decorated in the classic style with hints of bygone rural Sicilian decor.
Foresteria Baglio della Luna in Agrigento is a boutique hotel with 23 rooms and suites that overlooks the Valley of the Temples.This 13th century building, carefully restored to guarantee all the modern conviences of today, is an oasis of absolute peace and silence in graceful Sicily and offers the unique experience of sleeping in a medieval watchtower. All its rooms and suites have a marvellous view on the Valley of the Temples or on the countryside. A comfortable and charming stay in the midst of nature.
The Foresteria Baglio della Luna provides an ideal setting for those who wish to spend their holiday relaxing in a tranquil corner of paradise like the Meditteranean garden with Jacuzzi and solarium and for those who love to be seduced by the finest Sicilian dishes, prepared by the hotel’s restaurant Accademia del Buon Gusto.
The hotel is located in the countryside but just a few minutes from the city centre, from the beach of Maddalusa and from the fantastic Scala dei Turchi, an ideal place from where to start discovering the beauties of Western Sicily.
A total of 23 large and bright rooms in the foresteria and the medieval watchtower of the of the boutique hotel Foresteria Baglio della Luna, accurately furnished in classic style according to the best Sicilian antiquarian tradition, with materials as wood, wrought iron and ceramics. The art objects on the walls and the antique furniture add a precious touch to a pleasant and elegant stay.
The hotel guests can choose between a double classic room, a double superior or a junior suite in the foresteria. Or they can treat themselves to a stay in the 13th century watchtower, in a deluxe room with frescoes on the ceiling or in the two levels senior suite.
Free Wifi is available in all rooms and spaces of the hotel. All rooms have air conditioning, heating, telephone, minibar and wake-up call service. The junior suite’s bathroom is equipped with a hydro massage jacuzzi, the deluxe rooms, both with frescoes on the ceiling, are equipped with multifunctional shower boxes. In the senior suite there is a multifunctional box with hydro massage, sauna and aroma therapy.
The location of the Hotel Foresteria Baglio della Luna is an ideal base from where to explore not only the historic sites but also the nature parks and the seaside in the surroundings of Agrigento.
Maddalusa beach is only at a walking distance of 500 metres from the hotel. At 8 km in direction Palma di Montechiara is the beautiful natural park of Punto Bianca.
At Realmonte, 11km from the hotel, the astonishing Scala dei Turchi, a cliff in marl stone with a sheer drop to the sea sculptured by the wind in an enormous blinding white staircase.
Further on in direction Siculiana the WWF Protected Oasis of Torre Salsa is a real pristine paradise.
From Porto Empedocle ferry boats depart to the Pelagie Island, Lampedusa and Linosa, last outpost towards Africa, a real nature reserve of harmony.
At the Hotel Foresteria Baglio della Luna we pay specific attention to preparing a rich and healthy breakfast. In the panoramic veranda of the restaurant overlooking the Valley of the Temples the guests enjoy both breakfast and panorama.
Pistachio croissants, homemade cookies and cakes, fresh juices and fruits, coffee and cappuccino prepared at the moment by the attentive waiters and very much more to start the day in the best way.
Those who like to wake up slowly and spend some time in the room during the morning can order room service.
TheMediterranean garden of the Foresteria Baglio della Luna, with its olive and lemon trees, wisteria and palm trees, is an ideal place to relax and from where to enjoy the fabulous view on the Valley of the Temples. A tranquil oasis of magic beauty for an unforgettable stay.
Within the walls of the Hotel Foresteria Baglio della Luna the gourmet restaurant Accademia del Buon Gusto offers meals of outstanding quality.
Having dinner in the veranda of the restaurant or in the garden with a view on the Valley of the Temples is a unique experience.
The cuisine uses only selected local quality products, each dish becoming a sensational trip among the local aromas and flavours.
The chefs transform these selected local products in culinary delights, keeping the roots in the tradition but renovating continually the cooking techniques.
The Accademia del Buon Gusto stands for refined Sicilian and Italian recipes, elegant and balanced combinations of traditional knowledge and contemporary cooking styles.
A selection of the finest wines completes the culinary adventure. A wine list of more than 130 etiquettes with the best-known Sicilian wines as well as Italian and world wines.
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You can fly into the airport Falcone Borsellino of Palermo, 170 km from the hotel, or in the airport Fontanarossa of Catania, 180 km from the hotel.
From Palermo to Agrigento it takes 2 hours and from Catania to Agrigento 3 hours. In 15 minutes a taxi will take you from the train station of Agrigento to the hotel.
From palermo - Take the motorway A29 (Palermo - Mazzara del Vallo), exit Castelvetrana and take the S.S. 115 direction Agrigento. At Porto Empedocle follow indications Caltanissetta, Siracusa, Palermo and after 3,5 km take the S.S. 640. After having passed the bridge continue another 50 metres. Take the exit road and keep the right side and you will arrive at the hotel.
From catania - Take the motorway A19 (Catania-Palermo), exit Caltanissetta and continue on the S.S. 640 direction Agrigento. When arriving at Agrigento on the large roundabout of the Temple area take the 3rd exit and follow indications Trapani/Palermo. After 4,150 km on the S.S.640 and after the road sign with speed limit 70 Km/h, you will find the sign for the Hotel Baglio della Luna.
GPS coordinates: 37.278494, 13.573238.