Villino Villadorata Historical Residences
Villino Villadorata Noto
Imagine a vacation in Sicily, staying in an ancient patrician mansion in the peaceful countryside of San Corrado Fuori le Mura, just outside the city of Noto and within minutes of the Mediterranean sea. This is exactly the kind of stuff dream holidays at Villino Villadorata are made of.
Villino Villadorata was constructed in the late 19th century to provide a sumptuous, out-of-town retreat for Prince Corrado Nicolaci and his wife Cecchina Cannizzaro. The couple spent many a summer here, entertaining their aristocratic acquaintances and relaxing in the property's extensive gardens. Recently transformed in period residence, the beautifully restored neo-gothic villa, complete with monumental entrance, merlon crowning and terraced staircases, conserves all of its old world charm, with the pleasing addition of modern, hotel-standard amenities.
Suites and bedrooms are elegantly appointed, with traditional items of Sicilian furniture and attractive works of art. The large, well equipped kitchen has everything guests might possibly need to either whip up a quick lunch or prepare a full blown feast for family and friends. For those who would rather relax by the pool while somebody else cooks the dinner, the services of a personal chef are available, on request. An idyllic venue for an authentic Sicilian wedding, on request the villa and grounds are available for exclusive let.
Immersed in the sun drenched countryside of San Corrado Fuori le Mura, Villino Villadorata is, nevertheless, only a few minutes away from the splendid baroque city of Noto, the town of Avola and the nature reserves of Cavagrande del Cassibile and Vendicari. The beautiful beaches of southeast Sicily are, likewise, within easy driving distance of the period residence.