Villa Carlotta: contemporary luxury hotel in Ragusa, Sicily

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Villa Carlotta is located in the heart of the former estate of the Marchioness Carlotta Schininà, just outside Ragusa, a hill town that is now a UNESCO World Heritage site. Designed by Sicilian studio Architrend Architecture, this boutique hotel has been transformed  into a contemporary hotel from a late 1800s manor house.  The hotel offers high quality facilities and services, and a wonderfully relaxing atmosphere. All rooms have modern amenities such as air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, and a refrigerator, along with luxuries such as king-sized beds with goose feather pillows. Villa Carlotta also offers a complementary breakfast to guests.

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For relaxation, the hotel has a swimming pool and spa where guests can get massages and beauty treatments. For the best of creative Italian cuisine, head to the restaurant, La Fenice, which has been awarded one star in the Michelin Guide. Wood and steel create an atmosphere of warmth and modernity that complements innovative Sicilian food.

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Ragusa is an ancient town that was destroyed almost completely in an earthquake in 1693 (as were Noto, Modica and Catania) and rebuilt in a grand baroque style. Atmospheric churches and palaces that once belonged to the Sicilian nobility are among the most fascinating places to see in Ragusa.

Villa Carlotta
Via Ungaretti s.n.c.
97100 Raguse, Sicily
Tel. +39 (0)9 32 60 41 40
About Megha Patel

Megha Patel is a travel writer based in Los Angeles, California. She writes hotel reviews and travel guides.