There are three natural parks around the Picciolo Etna Golf Resort & Spa, elegant 4-star hotel for families Castiglione di Sicilia, about fifty kilometers away from Catania in Sicily: Mount / Volcano Etna Park, Nebrodi Park and Alcantara River Park . It appears so immediately clear how nature is a friend of the guests and younger guests, families with children and those who are simply looking for the best for their personal vacation. The mere discovery of Etna with little ones in tow alone is worth the ticket to visit. The list of outdoor recreation opportunities is endless: the exploration of the caves to the crater on foot or on skis, hiking, rafting, mountain-biking, horse riding, canyoning and seaplane are not mere words far removed from our daily lives but finally activities to practice and learn.
Picciolo Etna Golf Resort & Spa brings with it also an outdoor swimming pool, of course equipped with sun loungers and umbrellas to stop time in the sign of relaxation. In summer the swimsuit lure is irresistible. How not to enjoy this opportunity for young and old? The spaces are large, comfort is skyrocketing and the pleasure of freedom reaches its climax. Then there is a corner of paradise at this facility wisely realized the slopes of Etna volcano: it is the luminous spa to relax and rest body and soul. Easy to say when you have at your hand sauna, turkish bath, whirlpool, water paradise, hydrotherapy pool, relaxation room, tea corner, gym and face and body treatments. Simply choose the most attractive solution, and indulge in the spa.
The rooms are 98 to choose between the Classic solutions, sober and comfortable and up to a maximum of two people; Deluxe rooms, elegant, comfortable and up to three guests; Junior Suites, on two levels and can accommodate up to three people; Suite: functional apartments can accommodate up to four guests, with an entrance hall, bedroom and living room that becomes a room for children.
The restaurants are two and have in common the quality, the scents and colors of the Sicilian table. There is the Jay for breakfast and dinner and there is a millstone for lunch, which is hooked on Birdie Hotel bar, open until late at night, not to give an aperitif even on vacation. Gastronomic proposals follow the rhythm of the seasons, offering the undergrowth flavors Etna and the best of products in the volcanic soil and interpret the recipes in a modern tradition. The wide range of choices goes from fresh fish dishes of the Mediterranean in all its variations, from gourmet recipes and a long list of regional, national and international to choose from.
If there is a source of pride for this property it is the golf course to 18 holes, the first made in Sicily. Its origins date back to 1989, it is on a long journey of 5,870 meters and offers a driving range, putting and pitching green. The structure is for all: large and small. Between June and August are in fact organized summer courses for children under 18. For this purpose, there is then a second opportunity to stay at the Picciolo Etna Golf Resort & Spa 4 stars family resort and is the Club House, a short walk from the golf course and therefore in greenery and scents of nature. In this case the solution is twofold: Standard rooms with ceiling made of wooden beams or Superior, the largest and equally functional and essential. And finally there are 16 independent villas, all with pool and garden. It is a good opportunity for mom and dad who want to give their children more space in which to move independently and always in a protected environment.
Spending a holiday in Sicily with children is always a winning choice. Like giving up visit with the whole family the Alcantara River Park in which to observe nature and the basalts of the river, the natural park of Etna Volcano in which to breathe the pure air of a lunar landscape or the timeless story of Taormina? For parents there are also wine trails. Yes, because the town of Castiglione di Sicilia and Randazzo are members of the National Association of Wine Cities. And for those who go to the coast, the motor boating, catamaran sailing and whale watching or whale watching finally become reality. For the pleasure of all ages.
- - Fitness center
- - Sauna, turkish bath, whirlpool
- - Water paradise, hydrotherapy pool
- - Fitness room and facial or body treatments
- - Wi-Fi throughout the Hotel
- - Internet Room
- - Outdoor pool with sun beds and umbrellas
- - Two restaurants and Birdie Bar
- - Golf course 18 holes with rental equipment
- - Driving range, putting and pitching green
- - Private parking
- - Snowboarding nearby
- - Cross-country skiing nearby
- - Sailing nearby
- - Water skiing nearby
- - Child care or baby sitting
- - Kids club
- - Cribs (beds for children 0-2 years)
- - Pets Allowed