Contrada Monte Arara 96011 Brucoli (Sicily) − Italy
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Situated near Brucoli, a village of fishermen that ranks among the most distinctive of Sicily’s eastern coast, the Venus Sea Garden Hotel is located amidst the rocks of a splendid bay, between the Gulf of Catania and the Syracuse coast.
Built entirely in sandstone, the structure is characterised by panoramic terraces and flower gardens that overlook the enchanting Mediterranean Sea. This unique scenery offers holidaymakers the pleasure of breathtaking views that encompass all the splendour Mount Etna has to offer.
Easily accessible, yet far removed from the bustling city, the Venus Sea Garden Hotel is the ideal location to spend a holiday with the family or even a romantic weekend: it’s a special retreat with the features of a private mansion-one that offers a wide array of services. The resort is graced with an experienced staff capable of making any holiday extremely warm and welcoming.
The modern design and the ancient feel of this magical place fuse to create an unforgettable atmosphere, enhanced by the charm and the renown of the architectural details and by each of the 60 rooms, which either look out over internal courtyards or have terraces with sea views.
As a result of its exceptional location, the Venus Sea Garden Hotel offers the opportunity to enjoy a wonderful beach holiday-yet is also a perfect base from which to set out on fascinating excursions to some Sicily’s most beloved spots. Syracuse, Caltagirone, Piazza Armerina, Etna Park and Taormina are just some of the magical places within easy reach. The hotel can arrange for guided tours, horseback riding, rental cars and boats, and anything else that can help make your holiday truly exceptional.
The resort offers an experienced team capable of making very warm and welcoming every stay. In this magical place, the design and the old come together to create an unforgettable taste, enhanced by the charm and prestige of the details of the structure and of each of the 60 rooms that overlook courtyards or terraces with views the sea. The Hotel Venus Sea Garden Resort, thanks to its prestigious location offers the opportunity to enjoy a wonderful beach holiday but also to be able to venture into the fascinating excursions in the most famous places in Sicily.
The theater of the Venus Sea Garden Resort opens towards the east and is the ideal place to enjoy a beautiful sunrise over the sea to experience the magic of the night in the context of a party. Stone nestled between sea and sky can be used as the original scenario and engaging for all types of event atmosphere.
The Hotel Venus Sea Garden Resort is the ideal partner for suits types of banquets. In many areas including the restaurant La Conchiglia, the lawn that overlooks the sea or even the large amphitheater staff and the chef with their proposals will make every event a special and unique moment. The team offers both services to the plate and buffet, the latter served on several gourmet islands enriched by special chef cooking show.
The Swimming Pool
The Hotel Venus Sea Garden Resort has made available to its guests two swimming pools, one for adults and one for children. The largest, unique in its kind, is enriched with precious mosaics on the bottom and walls, crystal clear water and the colors are lost and confused with the view of the sea.
Meetings & Events
Thanks to its strategic location between Catania and Syracuse, Hotel Venus Sea Garden Resort is the most suitable location for meetings exhibitions conferences training courses and events in general on the east coast of Sicily. The hotel is ready to welcome its guests in the charming Nautilus meeting room, that can accommodate up to 200 people.
Two floors of comfort, luxury and wellness add up to an ideal vacation: suites offer a surface area of 52 square metres and are located in the most beautiful part of the resort. Elegantly furnished, they enjoy the best views of the sea and of Mount Etna. Downstairs, you’ll find the living room with sofa, which can be made into a bed, and a bathroom with shower. The master bedroom is located on the mezzanine and is equipped with a bathroom with shower. Suites offer: wi-fi connection, satellite TV, telephone, air conditioning, a safe, minibar and bathrobes.
Elegant rooms furnished with a luxurious double bed and a living room, equipped with a comfortable sofa bed, in which you’ll enjoy utter relaxation. Each of these rooms has a balcony with fantastic sea views and provides wi-fi connection, satellite TV, telephone, air conditioning, desk and chair, a safe and minibar. The private bathrooms are equipped with baths.
From these rooms, you’ll enjoy a unique panoramic view that encompasses Mount Etna and the splendour of the Mediterranean Sea. Each room, with a surface area of 25 square metres, represents an ideal way to enjoy an atmosphere of complete tranquillity and relaxation: equipped with a terrace, furnished with tables and chairs, that overlooks the sea. The deluxe rooms offer many amenities including wi-fi connection, satellite TV, telephone, air conditioning, desk and chair, a safe and minibar. The private bathrooms include a bath.
The standard rooms look over Mediterranean-style flower gardens and have two terraces settled with a table and chairs where you can relax, nestled amidst the resort’s greenery. Each room has a surface area of 24 square meters and offers a number of features ranging from Internet to satellite TV, telephone, air conditioning, a desk and chair, a safe and a minibar. Bathrooms are equipped with showers.
Superior rooms are superbly located near the pool and offer partial sea views. Equipped with two terraces furnished tables and chairs. Each room has a surface area of 24 square metres and features numerous amenities including wi-fi connection, satellite TV, telephone, air conditioning, a desk and chair, a safe and a minibar. The private bathrooms are equipped with showers..
Truly unique and elegantly furnished, the hotel rooms guarantee relaxation and wellbeing for guests. The 60 rooms of the Venus Sea Garden Resort are blessed by the hotel’s unique location; each room either has a terrace from which you can enjoy breathtaking views or looks out over beautiful Mediterranean-style gardens. All rooms are graced with typical, Sicilian-made ceramic floors in colours evocative of the sea onto which the resort faces.
The delightful fishing village of Brucoli rises over a charming canal port and dates back to the Neolithic period, though it was at its splendid best during the Middle Ages. It is overlooked by the Watch Tower and the recently-restored Aragonese castle. Close to the coast, in the middle of the Gisira hill, stands the Sanctuary of the Adonai Madonna, built at the end of the 17th century on the site of a 2nd century oratory.
Ideally located midway between Catania and Siracusa, just 30 kilometres from each, Brucoli offers an interesting base to the traveller wishing to combine a stay at the seaside with the possibility of reaching the splendid city of Siracusa within half an hour, or visiting Sicily’s best-known attractions further afield such as Ragusa Ibla, Noto, Piazza Armerina, Caltagirone, Mount Etna’s national park and Taormina.
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From Catania – Fontanarossa (CTA)
The airport is located about 40 km from the resort.
Take the E45/Tangenziale di Catania motorway; continue on the A18/E145 motorway and take the Augusta exit; continue on SS193; continue towards AUGUSTA/VILLASMUNDO, cross the Cozzo Filonero district and turn left to SP1/Strada Provincial Brucoli Augusta. Turn right into the Quaranta Migliara district, turn right on SP61, then turn right again. At the end of the road, turn left onto Via Barone Zuppello and take the first right. The resort is located at the end of the road.
From Palermo Airport – Falcone Borsellino (PMO)
The airport is located about 270 km from the resort.
Entering the A29/E90 motorway and exit at Viale della Regione Siciliana Nord Ovest and follow the A19 in the direction of Catania and get on the motorway; continue on the motorway to the Catania sud junction; continue on the A18/E145 motorway; exit at Augusta and follow SS193; continue towards AUGUSTA / VILLASMUNDO, across the Cozzo Filonero district and turn left towards SP1/ Strada Provinciale Augusta Brucoli. Turn right into the Quaranta Migliara district, turn right on SP61, and then right again. At the end of the road, turn left onto Via Barone Zuppello and take the first right. The resort is located at the end of the road.
From Trapani Airport – Birgi (TPS)
The airport is located 350 km from the resort.
Take the A29 towards Trapani, and follow it towards Palermo then get onto the E29 motorway in the direction of Ponte Fumosa. Continue on the A29/E90 motorway and exit at Viale della Regione Siciliana Nord Ovest; follow the A19 in the direction of Catania and get on the motorway; continue on the motorway to the Catania sud junction; continue on the A18/E145 motorway; exit at Augusta and follow SS193; continue towards AUGUSTA / VILLASMUNDO, across the Cozzo Filonero district and turn left towards SP1/ Strada Provinciale Augusta Brucoli. Turn right into the Quaranta Migliara district, turn right on SP61, and then right again. At the end of the road, turn left onto Via Barone Zuppello and take the first right. The resort is located at the end of the road.
The Venus Sea Garden Resort Hotel is located about 5 km from the train station in Augusta. After arriving at the station, you can take a taxi to the hotel.
The Venus Sea Garden Resort Hotel is also accessible by sea: you can dock boats up to 50 feet in length at the nearby tourist marina of Brucoli.