HOTELS & VILLAS
ALBA PALACE - FAVARA (AGRIGENTO)
The city of Favara stands at the most authentic heart of Sicily and only 7 kilometres from Agrigento and the Valle dei Templi. In 2010 it became the new centre for contemporary art in Southern Italy, thanks to the project “Farm Cultural Park”, the first visitors park built in Sicily and where art, culture and urban regeneration have given a new outlook and a new identity to the city. This huge wave of renewal has been the inspiration for the Alba Palace, the first 4-star hotel in Favara. The Alba Palace is the leading light of hospitality in Favara, a perfect balance between tradition and modernity. The contemporary design for the restoration of the hotel’s 19th century palazzo conserves the authentic elements of the building leaving its original characteristics unaltered. The 20 large rooms and suites are spread over the first and second floors and are custom interior designed with a blend of traditional and contemporary materials, such as oak and sheet metal. The Hotel offers a 50 m² Spa Suite, which includes its very own private spa with sauna, Jacuzzi and mood light shower. The Executive Suite Apartment completes the offer; it consists of a one-of-a-kind 150 m² roof-top apartment, with an 80 m² panoramic terrace and private Jacuzzi. The restaurant, Le Traveggole, features in the 2014 Michelin Guide and in the selection of top restaurants within the La Repubblica’s Guide to Sicily for its fresh and original interpretation of Sicilian cuisine. In addition to its sophisticated reception areas such as the panoramic terrace and lounge area, the hotel offers a functions room able to host up to 100/120 people, an ideal location for organising special events and weddings.
Baglio Sorìa Resort & Wine Experience is a new opened Resort located in the magnificent Sicilian province of Trapani.
Furnished in a fresh contemporary style that reflects the essence of Sicily, the guest rooms at Baglio Sorìa Resort provide an elegant and relaxing personal space. There are 11 in total, each with its own uninterrupted view across the Sicilian Countryside and Firriato vineyards.
Set across vineyards and countryside, but just 5 minutes driving from Trapani city centre, The Resort offers a real sense of privacy and space. It also makes a perfect starting point to explore Sicily, whether you are staying for a few days or a few weeks.
Baglio Sorìa Wine Experience makes a very special location for Business meetings thanks to its 70 seats fully equipped meeting room or for the organization of a special Dinner. For Events for up to 500 people, the Resort offers a unique location like the Sky Lounge with open view to the Egadi Islands. Guests can combine their stay with relaxing moments by the Swimming Pool or taking part at the differencìt offered Wine Experiences such as Blind Wine Tasting Game or Cooking Classes focused on the Western Sicily culinary and wine tradition. A personal journey into the sensorial wine universe of one of the most popular Sicilian Winery Brands FIRRIATO.
In Favignana Island, known also as the Butterfly of Egadi Islands, there are Calamoni Apartments, signed by Firriato Hospitality. On the south centre of the island, the apartments have been obtained from a skillful restoration of antique island buildings. They are testimony of the harmonious dialogue between their contemporary architecture and the island’s history. Tradition is reflected in the furnishings where the white stone goes side by side with fine wood. The building, consisting of a large villa and four apartments, charmingly rich in details that recall the Mediterranean style, is completely surrounded by the 5 hectars of Firriato vineyard. The Calamoni apartments, near to the sea Lido Burrone, are the ideal destination to set out on the discovery of the island’s beauty, by bike, by foot, or by taking part in the September grape harvest tour with Firriato grape growers – an enchanting experience in the unique vineyard of Egadi archipelago.
The Cavanera Wine Resort is a stunning property on the slopes of Mount Etna, situated about 600 metres above sea level. Nestled between vineyards, it enjoys a favourable position between the historic Castiglione di Sicilia and Randazzo. The resort, is equipped with all the modern comforts for an elegant stay in its 11 double rooms, elegant furnished combining modern style and the typical Sicilian charme. Many rooms are located in the main house to enjoy the stunning view of the Etna Volcano; the others, are near to the wine cellars surrounded by the vineyards and centuries old trees. to A stay at Cavanera Wine Resort is dedicated to those who want to grant themselves a relaxing break in an exclusive environment. It’s also possibile to hire mountain bikes to ride secret woodland paths, or walk along the vineyards.
HURAWALHI ISLAND RESORT & SPA
A brand new and extraordinary luxury hotel opened in the Maldives, last December 2016, Hurawalhi Island Resort is a magnet for sun-seekers looking for something extraordinary in a region already renowned for the amazing.
With nearly 1200 islands to choose from, Hurawalhi Island boasts some brilliant features that are certain to make this next year’s Maldivian destination of choice. With whiter-than-white powdered sand and sparkling crystal clear blue water, it is a stunning haven, an Adults-Only sanctuary for pampering and relaxation. Featuring a spell-binding Aquarium underwater restaurant, surrounded by a tranquil lagoon, a fantastic house reef and an outstanding spa that uses only organic, chemical free products, this glorious new destination is only a 40 minute seaplane journey from the Ibrahim Nasir International Airport. With 90 Villas including 60 Ocean Villas and 30 Beach Villas, with generous, private infinity pools, Hurawalhi Island Resort offers an extravagant privacy.
CROWN & CHAMPA RESORTS MALDIVES
CCR manages one 5-Star and five 4 1/2-Star Resorts and one 3-Star City Hotel in Male'.Each Resort has over-the-water and beach villas, beautiful beaches, crystal clear water in the lagoon for swimming, excellent snorkeling and SCUBA
diving, water and land sports, swimming pool, fishing, sailing, fitness center, an award-winning Duniye Spa, games room, excursions, shopping, meeting facilities, photography services, entertainment program, honeymoon packages, Adults
Only and/or family "villages", optional and economical All Inclusive Plus Packages, buffet and a la carte restaurants, bars, free WiFi, and a Medical Clinic.