Best of the Best 2018 - 496
HOTEL CASTELLO AT FORTE VILLAGE RESORT
SA R DIN IA (SA N TA MA R GHER ITA DI PU LA ), ITA L Y
N E I G H B O R H O O D South Coast of Sardinia
Well-heeled hedonists feel right at home at the 218-room Hotel Castello Forte Village Resort.
Consider the setting: An exclusive enclave on the southern coast of Sardinia, with a stupefying
choice of diversions - beachcombing; gourmet dining; thalassotherapy; triathlon training;
youth soccer, led by Chelsea Football Club coaches; fashion fittings of the foremost Italian labels; and more. Castello guests enjoy their own pool with direct access to one of the Med's
best beaches; suites come with heady extras, including private butler and chef service. Twenty-one restaurants take you on a culinary world tour.
$100 value food and beverage credit per stay;
round of golf for two, including cart rental;
spa access with use of thalasso pools; and
20% discount on spa treatments.
Multiple-Michelin-stars chefs, including
Gordon Ramsay and Emanuele Scarello, head
restaurants in Forte Village, and often take
part in the resort's summertime celebrity
Distance from Cagliari Airport (CAG): 22 miles/35 km
Size: 218 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Casual
VERDURA RESORT, A ROCCO FORTE HOTEL
SICILY (SCIA CCA ), ITA LY
N E I G H B O R H O O D 15 minutes from Sciacca
Set on a glorious stretch of coastline in southwest Sicily, Verdura Resort offers style and sophistication for a well-traveled clientele seeking a quiet or active getaway, romance or time
with family. The resort boasts 203 stylish rooms, suites and villas, world-class golfing, watersports, tennis, football and a truly luxurious 43,000-square-foot spa with four thalassotherapy
pools. Verdura's organic farm products are handpicked every day and used to prepare gourmet experiences in the resort's four restaurants and five bars.
EUR85 food and beverage credit per stay.
Verdura's Concierge arranges memorable
excursions, from wine tours at Planeta's
vineyards to trips to the UNESCO World
Heritage site, The Valley of the Temples,in
Distance from Palermo Airport (PMO): 75 miles/120 km
Size: 203 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Casual
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