S.S. 115 Km 131 92019 Agrigento − Italy
+39 0925 998001
Verdura Resort is set on 230 hectares, and nearly two kilometres of private Mediterranean coastline. There are three Kyle Phillips golf courses, a 60-metre infinity pool, six clay tennis courts, a world-class spa, four restaurants, five bars and much more.
It’s a place where your room will seem woven subtly into the landscape. Where you’ll enjoy a true sense of space and uninterrupted views of the azure waters from your private terrace. Above all, it’s a place where you’ll discover an outstanding level of service.
Located on the rocky coastline of southern Sicily, Rocco Forte Verdura Resort presents a lush oasis amidst olive and orange groves. Its stark, modern architecture and minimalist design strike a compelling contrast with the old-world style of Sicily. Guests may also wish to explore the island, including the neighboring UNESCO World Heritage site in Agrigento.
As a keen golfer, Sir Rocco Forte had always wanted to build a five-star golfing experience. With the help of Californian golf architect Kyle Philips, Verdura Resort now offers three world-class links championship courses in a beautiful Mediterranean climate. He resort’s signature pattern was inspired by a 19th century tile. It now appears in the resort’s throws, lampshades and cushions, and in the walls and upholstery of one of our many restaurants.ur resort is named after the grand Verdura family, who once owned the land you find us on today. The last Duke of Verdura, famous for his beautiful jewellery design, was cousin to writer Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa. His masterpiece, The Leopard, is in every bedroom.
Located on the beachfront with a lively cooking station, Amare serves the finest local produce. Fresh fish and seafood. Barbequed meats. Sample the restaurant’s specialty, ‘crudo’, served for generations in Sicilian fishing villages. Thinly sliced catch of the day with extra virgin olive oil, citrus fruits and a pinch of rock salt. Busiate with shrimps and pistachio. Sicilian sausage with bay leaves.
Meeting & Event
At environment as beautiful as Verdura Resort is inspirational when it comes to holding a meeting, conference or product launch. With palm trees swaying in the sea breeze outside, it’s also a very attractive choice of venue for a special occasion or party. The conference and event space is private and flexible. An outdoor Amphitheatre a striking reminder of the area’s history makes a unique alternative for a cocktail reception, presentation or performance.
We are licensed to conduct non-religious ceremonies at the resort. Religious ceremonies can take place in nearby Sciacca. Our dedicated wedding co-ordinator will guide you through every aspect of planning your day, taking care of all the big requests and the tiny details that make your wedding in Sicily unique. From photography and entertainment to hair styling and make-up, we are here to help.
Players of all ages and abilities are welcome to play on one of our six clay courts. We offer individual or group lessons, as well as special tuitions that give away secrets on champions like Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. Our photo analysis equipment will allow you to better evaluate your game. The Academy also hosts guest tournaments, special tennis camps and events with famous ex-professionals.
Summer Tranining Juventus
The programme at Verdura Resort involves 150 minutes of daily training held by Juventus coaches. This includes:
Our chefs will teach you to make some of Verdura’s most popular dishes with the freshest local ingredients. Sciacca’s catch of the day. Greens hand-picked from our vegetable garden. Oranges, lemons and olives plucked from our trees
Water Sports Club
Experience exciting excursions on Verdura’s boat. Try your hand at something new with complimentary introductions. Private lessons and courses are also offered, and the latest equipment is available for rental.
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Home to the 2012 Sicilian Open Championship, Verdura is a world-class all-year-round golf destination. The 570-acre site, with almost two kilometres of private coastline, offers the perfect environment for the great game.
Our three links-style golf courses, all designed by Kyle Phillips, use the natural, green contours of the landscape and are planted with indigenous trees and shrubs. Warmed by the Mediterranean sun and refreshed by the sea breeze, the courses are free from any buildings, offering uninterrupted views of the azure waters from the undulating greens.
You’ll find the facilities world-class too. A double-ended driving range. Tuition from PGA-qualified professionals. An exceptional golf academy for budding young golfers.
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From Palermo Airport Falcone e Borsellino (PMO)
The airport is 133 km from the Resort and the journey is approximately 80 minutes drive by car. Take the motorway A29 Palermo- Mazara del Vallo. Take the exit Castelvetrano towards the E931 road. Then follow the sign Agrigento/Menfi/ Castelvetrano/Sciacca. Turn left at E931 and then left onto SS115, taking the ramp towards Agrigento/Sciacca and merging onto the S115. Continue for approx. 42 km, passing by Sciacca. The Resort is at SS115 km 131.
From Trapani Airport Birgi (TPS)
The airport is 139 km from the Resort and the journey is approximately 90 mins drive by car. Go straight on to Contrada Birgi Novi. Take the SP1 and then the SP21. Take the A29 Palermo-Mazara del Vallo. Take the exit Castelvetrano. Follow the sign Agrigento/Menfi/Castelvetrano/Sciacca. Turn left at E931 and then left to SS115. Taking the ramp towards Agrigento/Sciacca and merging onto the S115. Continue for approx. 42 km, passing by Sciacca. The Resort is at SS115 km 131.
From Catania Airport Fontanarossa (CTA)
The airport is at 215 km from the Resort and at 2h30 min drive. Take Primosole road then turn right to Strada Tredicesima Zona Industriale.Go straight on to SP69. At the roundabout take the 1st exit and go straight on to Asse di Spia Est-Ovest. Take the E45 Tangenziale Catania and follow directions to Catania Circonvallazione Aeroporto A19 Palermo-Catania A18 Messina. Go straight on RA15/E45 and follow direction to Palermo. Take A19 Palermo Caltanissetta and take the exit Caltanissetta centro. Take the SS640 and cross Caltanissetta. Take the SS115/E931 direction to Trapani. The Resort is at SS115 km 131.