Discover the best of Sicily in absolute comfort and privacy with the new exclusive yacht service
Verdura Resort, a Rocco Forte hotel in Sicily, is pleased to launch an exclusive yacht experience in partnership with Mikasa Luxury.  Guests can discover the stunning Sicilian coast from the sea and experience the magic of the island in total privacy, comfort and a touch of glamour.

A private transfer will allow guests to easily reach the nearby port of Sciacca, where they will board an elegant 18-metre Aicon 56 Flybridge to start a journey filled with breathtaking landscapes and turquoise waters.  Excursions include one day or half-day options and reach fabulous destinations such as Scala dei Turchi, a rocky cliff on the coast of Realmonte; Selinunte, an ancient Greek city on the south-western coast or the wonderful Egadi Islands, a group of five small mountainous islands in the Mediterranean Sea.

The private yacht experience can be booked through the resort concierge and includes: welcome drinks, a skipper. hostess service, round trip transfers to embarkation/disembarkation from/to Verdura, non-alcoholic drinks and fruit on board, beach towels and petrol.

Those looking to take it up a notch can bring one of the resort’s talented chefs on-board for a journey fit for the biggest foodies or a private spa therapist for extra pampering and an invigorating experience.

Verdura Resort

Verdura Resort overlooks the crystalline waters of the Mediterranean from the southern coast of Sicily. Immersed in a 230-hectare park, with over 1.8 km of private coastline, it has 203 elegant rooms, suites and villas in which to enjoy a family atmosphere in total privacy. Championship golf courses, designed by Kyle Philips and home in 2017 and 2018 of the Rocco Forte Sicilian Open (European Tour tournament), make Verdura the golfing destination par excellence in the Mediterranean. Sports facilities include 6 tennis courts, a 60-meter infinity pool, a soccer field, a fully equipped gym, a rich program of fitness and meditation activities, as well as jogging paths that wind through the olive groves and citrus groves of the estate.

The restaurants and bars of the Resort celebrate Mediterranean cuisine using seasonal ingredients typical of the island, accompanied by a structured wine list.

The Verdura Spa is an exclusive retreat for a holistic approach to health and wellness: 4,000 square meters with four thalassotherapy pools, two saunas, a steam bath and a wide range of personalized treatments and programs, with the new Irene Forte Skincare product line. The resort also has a 4,000 square meter congress center.


For further information about Verdura Resort, please contact:

Ambra Rollero, PR Manager: – Tel. 0925 998001


Rocco Forte Hotels’ destinations: Hotel de la Villa & Hotel de Russie, Rome; Hotel Savoy, Florence; Verdura Resort, Sicily; Masseria Torre Maizza, Puglia; The Balmoral, Edinburgh; Brown’s Hotel, London; The Charles Hotel, Monaco; Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt; Hotel de Rome, Berlin; Hotel Amigo, Brussels; Hotel Astoria, Saint Petersburg.


Future openings: Shanghai, China (2019) and Villa Igiea, Palermo, Sicily (2020).