The natural reserve of Donnafugata is one of the most enchanting Sicilian area. It is famous for the homonymous Castle, several wild beaches and ancient burgs. The five-star Donnafugata Golf Resort & Spa is just an hour by car from the Catania International Airport and only few kilometres from the Baroque city of Ragusa. The resort is a fantastic point of departure to visit tourist attractions and cultural sites part of a UNESCO World Heritage.
Donnafugata Golf Resort & Spa preserves all the charm and original details of an ancient noble estate, with a minimum of 500 hectares, belong to Arezzo Marquis. The atmosphere is elegant and refined. The Hotel consists of different congress and meeting rooms, 900 sqm of Spa with swimming pool, fitness center and 6 rooms for personalised treatments; it presents 2 championship courses (18 holes) surrounded by 200 hectares of greenery.
Refined and elegant, with unique furnishings, the 202 rooms of the resort are divided on two floors and including Classic, Deluxe and Superior rooms and 10 Suites. All rooms, cosy and bright, have free Wi-Fi connection, sat Tv, pillows menu and Coffee & Tea facilities.
Classic rooms (38 sqm) are located on the 1st floor and have a balcony with garden view.
Superior rooms (38 + 22 sqm) are situated on the ground floor and have a large terrace with garden view.
Deluxe room (38 + 22 sqm) are placed on the ground floor and have a patio with private garden and a breathtaking countryside view.
The 10 Suites (77 + 57 sqm) are on the 1st floor. They consist of different rooms and have a spacious terrace with a stunning view of the golf course and the sea.
The private beach, that has been awarded the Blue Flag, is located at the Lido Azzurro in Marina di Ragusa, and is available from late April to mid-October
From 1 June to 30 September, the Donnafugata Golf Resort & Spa offers guests a free shuttle service, with specific timetable according to the period.
The cost of the beach service (including 2 chairs and 1 umbrella) is € 10.00 for the months of June and September, with free shuttle service. For the months of July and August, the cost is € 10.00, and 25 seats are reserved for hotl guests (while in the other months they are reserved 10).
Seat reservations on the beach is necessary and must be done at the hotel reception.
The Spa of the Donnafugata Resort was awarded by Condé Nast “Traveller Favourite Overseas Day SPA for 2010”. It offers a range of aesthetic and wellness treatments which follows the “Culti concept”. The Spa consists of six luxury treatment rooms overlooking the green golf course and provides a special and complete program for golfers.
Children under 16 are not admitted to the Spa
The Kid Club is the ideal opportunity for the youngest. It provides amusement and a lot of activities.
With three restaurants and various bars, the Donnafugata Resorts is able to delights all guests tastes.
The rich sweet and savoury buffet breakfast is served at the Il Fico D’India Restaurant . The dishes are prepared on sigh and personalized as you prefer.
At the Golf House you may enjoy a cocktail and special snacks such as gourmet sandwiches and fresh seafood.
The dinner take place at the elegant and panoramic Il Carrubo Restaurant. You can choose between regional and Mediterranean cuisine, a delightful balance between tradition and innovation usually accompanies offers with the finest Sicilian wines from the Il Carrubo cellar.
Donnafugata Golf Club has been the first Italian Resort developed by following the great international golf examples. There are two course types: the northern course designed by Gary Player (18 holes, par 72, length 6700 m) and the southern path, designed by Franco Piras (18 holes, par 72, length 6600 m).
Services & Activities
Guests can take care of themselves and can relax thanks to the Hotel facilities from the Spa services to the Golf and tennis courts. A heated swimming pool is located inside the Spa while the second one is an elegant swimming pool with sun terrace.
A professional and 24 H concierge service is available to guests of the Donnafugata Resort, for any information can help guests make their holiday unforgettable.
Tourist tax: The City of Ragusa requires the payment of a tourist tax of € 1.00 per person/night for a maximum of 15 nights to be paid on spot. The tax applies to the year 2012, from July, 1st.
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