Grand Hotel Villa Igiea - MGallery by Sofitel 5* - Palermo - Up to -70% | Voyage Privé

Irresistible offers on inspirational holidays, exclusively for our members.

Every day, irresistible holiday offers, for members only

We Love

  • A grand converted villa offering stunning, elegant interiors and surrounded by beautiful gardens, with panoramic views across the Bay of Palermo.
  • Palermo is a vibrant melting pot of cultures, brimming with dilapidated glamour and history. Opt for car hire to explore the rest of the beautiful island.
  • Our members may choose from a Superior Room or a Deluxe Room with Sea View both with a daily breakfast and welcome drink included!

Customer reviews

9.6/10 1 review

Your Destination

Since Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians it has seen many invaders come and go, each leaving their imprint and contributing to the unique mix of cultures that makes the city so fascinating. Greeks, Romans, Carthaginians, Byzantines, Normans, Swabians, Arabs and Spaniards have all ruled here over the centuries. Discover the city’s many Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque architectural masterpieces and the renowned gastronomy born from its cultural mix.

Palermo is a great destination to explore either for a city break or as a base to explore the beautiful island of Sicily. The hotel also offers numerous excursions including romantic sunset cruises and city tours.  

Grand Hotel Villa Igiea - MGallery by Sofitel 5*

This historic villa, restored by renowned Art Nouveau architect Ernesto Basile at the end of the 19th century for the Florio family, still has its original frescoes, decoration and furniture. The addition of modern luxury conveniences brings it into the 21st Century, providing a beautiful holiday base for exploring Sicily.

Immerse yourself in Palermo’s rich cultural heritageabsorb the beauty of Sicily’s coastline, sun yourself on beaches or at the outdoor pool, and enjoy any of the numerous sporting and entertainment possibilities on offer. 

Or simply relax at in the grounds of the beautiful villa with its luxuriant gardens and top-class service.

Some services may incur additional charges, payable locally.

Your Room

This offer is based on a Superior Room (19m²) or a Deluxe Room with Sea View (30m²).

Superior Room

The Superior Rooms boast modern comforts in an authentic setting.  Approximately 205 sq. ft. (19 m²), these rooms include: complimentary WIFI, 28" TV, satellite channels, air conditioning, safe and minibar.  They also benefit from a marble bathroom with bathtub or shower.

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults
2 Adults
1 Infant

Deluxe Room with Sea View

These spacious rooms (approximately 323 sq. ft/30 m²) boast beautiful views across the bay and are decorated in a traditional Liberty style.   

This room includes: complimentary WIFI, 32" TV, satellite channels, air conditioning, safe, minibar & a marble bathroom with bathtub or shower. 

Sleeps up to

Adults Adults
2 Adults
1 Infant

Your Board Basis

This offer is based on a Bed and Breakfast stay.

Just for you
Just for you:
  • Welcome drink
Donna Franca Florio
Admire the gracious Art Nouveau Interior, elegant terrace, refined atmosphere and magnificent sea-views, as you experience the tastes of traditional Sicilian cuisine reinvented by Head Chef Carmelo Trentacosti.

Des Arcades Lounge Bar
An unforgettable atmosphere to sample cocktails by the fireplace in the winter months, or a delicious cappuccino or fresh Sicilian orange Juice on the sea-view terrace in the summer.

Cuvée du Jour
The elegant Cuvée du Jour is a gourmet dining option offering excellent wines and a delicious menu of seasonal local cuisine including excellent seafood.

Pool & Grill Bar
The terrace, shaded by centuries-old trees, is the ideal al fresco dining spot. Features relaxed barbeque lunches and a sumptuous buffet with live show cooking.

Please note: some dining outlets/menu items and premium, branded and international drinks may not be included and may incur a surcharge payable locally. Meals, snacks and drinks may be available at selected times only.

Your Time

Keep up your fitness regime in the fully equipped 24-hour fitness centre or enjoy an oasis of tranquility and de-stress with a massage in your room or in the pavilion by the sea. 

The private night-lit tennis court is available for you. Please contact the Guest Relation staff for the equipment. There is also the outdoor swimming pool where you can lounge around and soak up the sun while experiencing the pleasant sea views. 

Just 5 minutes from the Grand Hotel Villa Igiea, the Villa Airoldi Golf Club with 9 holes is available for you. The hotel concierge will take care of your reservation.

Your Journey to Grand Hotel Villa Igiea - MGallery by Sofitel 5*

Flights: The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.

Transfers: It may be possible to add private transfers at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee (flight inclusive offers with recommended durations only - subject to availability).

For inbound transfer arrangements please confirm with your transfer provider when you arrive. Alternatively, please check with the reception of your accommodation. If you still require assistance, please call the transfer provider directly.

Car Hire: For the freedom to explore your destination at your own pace, (Sixt) car hire may be added at the next stage of the booking process for an additional fee (flight inclusive offers only with recommended durations only - subject to availability).

Travel Advice

For the latest travel advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office including security and local laws, plus passport and visa information please click here. 

Please note that the advice can change and consumers should continue to check it until they travel. 

Entry Requirements 

You must ensure you have a valid passport to travel on.

If your passport describes you as a British Citizen, you do not need a visa to enter Italy. For non-British citizens, you should check the current entry requirements on the website of the Italian Foreign Ministry.


For information about important health advice and any vaccinations required please visit and 

If vaccinations or other preventive measures are required, you will need to visit your health professional at least 8 weeks before your trip. In the event that you are referred to a medical facility for treatment, you should contact your insurance/medical assistance company immediately. 

Please note that passport, visa and health requirements can change. It is every traveller’s responsibility to ensure they have a valid passport, any required visas, and all the necessary vaccinations/health requirements as well as adequate insurance. 

If you are travelling to the EU, the UK government recommends that you have six months left on your passport on the date of your arrival to an EU country. You should also check when your passport was renewed.

If you renewed a 10-year adult passport before it expired, extra months may have been added to your passport’s expiry date. These extra months over 10 years will not count towards the 6 months that must be remaining. The UK Government has published a website tool to check the validity of your passport under these rules:

You can renew your passport online or by going to a Post Office with a Check and Send service:

If your passport does not meet the criteria for third-country nationals, you may be denied entry to any of the Schengen area countries. 

Please visit for further information.

Location Information

The address of your property: Salita Belmonte, 43, 90142 Palermo PA, Italy.

Distance from Palermo Airport to Grand Hotel Villa Igiea - MGallery by Sofitel 5*: 29.6 km / 30 minutes.

In More Detail

Please find practical information about the property and your trip: 

This property is not accessible to people with reduced mobility. 
The number of rooms at this property: 124
Check-in time: 3 pm
Check-out time: before 12 pm

Our price doesn’t include a city/accommodation/tourism tax of 3.00€ per person, per night which is payable locally (this price is a guideline and is subject to change without prior notification).

Please Note: 
Check-in outside the hotel's standard times may incur additional fees. Check out times are subject to change, please check these with the hotel upon arrival.
Schedules and prices are subject to change. 
If the property is accessible to people with reduced mobility, this is subject to availability. To book a room for reduced mobility, please contact our Customer Services Team. 

Hotel Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi Zone is available
  • Free parking (unattended)
  • Private yacht mooring
  • Business centre
  • Meeting space
  • Laundry service
  • Shuttle service to city centre (available from April 13th to September 15th)
  • Room service
  • International and local newspapers
  • Front-office attended safety deposit box
  • 24/7 Reception and concierge
  • Early check-in and late check-out
  • VIP amenities
  • Flower delivery
  • Valet service
  • Concierge express service

Room Facilities

  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Soundproof windows
  • Central heating
  • Wi-Fi Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Electronic key
  • LCD television with satellite channels
  • Sport and movie channels plus pay-per-view
  • Mini-bar
  • Marble bathroom with shower and/or tub
  • Laundry service
  • Safe deposit box


  • Donna Franca Florio
  • Des Arcades Lounge Bar and terrace
  • Cuvée du Jour
  • Pool & Grill Bar

Leisure Facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool (seasonal opening times may apply)
  • Tennis court with night lighting
  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Private yacht mooring
  • Beauty corner

Nearby Activities

  • Porto Arenella
  • Monte Pellegrino
  • Villa Belmonte
  • Fontana Della Ninfa

Car Hire

Please note you cannot be guaranteed a specific make of car within a certain group.
The minimum age for driving a hire car in Italy is 21 and drivers must have held a full driving licence for a least 1 year.

The lead name on the booking will be confirmed as the named driver.  The named driver must present a credit card in their name when collecting the car (credit cards in other names will not be accepted).

The named driver must also present a full valid driving licence on the collection of the vehicle and in some cases, a credit card or cash deposit will be required.

Please ensure that you check your car hire documents carefully once received as this will advise if there are any taxes/charges to be paid locally as well as potential mileage restrictions.

Your Contract

If you book a package which includes flights, your contract will be with Voyage Privé. The air holiday package(s) shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 10170.

If you book a package which does not include flights, then ATOL protection does not apply. Your contract will be with the provider of the accommodation and not Voyage Privé. Voyage Privé acts only as agent for the accommodation provider.

Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

Important Information

If booking as a single traveller, room occupancy is not guaranteed. You may be placed in either a single, double or twin room, based on the availability of the property at the time. 

The location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ.

Your contact details may be passed on to the hotel so that they can make contact with you to discuss your booking in advance of your arrival.

You may be asked to provide a credit/debit card deposit on arrival to cover any purchases made in the hotel.

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods.

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel.

The Voyage Privé Promise

  • A unique selection of high-end accommodation
  • Exclusive perks and discounts of up to -70%
  • For all inquiries, refer to the help rubric available 24/7
Show moreShow less

Carefully selected travel offers

Our offers are distinguished by their quality and the level of their services.

- Curated offers carefully selected by our travel experts.

- We are world recognised in the tourism industry.

- We are constantly improving the quality of our offers, thanks to on-going feedback from our members.

Exclusive prices and discounts of up to -70%

Our flash sales guarantee our members the best rates on the market.

- The 7-day flash sales can be extended or restocked in exceptional circumstances, when we have the opportunity to offer more available dates.

- We negotiate the best rates thanks to our highly regarded reputation and our evergrowing database of members.

- An exclusive discount based on the reference price provided by our partners and suppliers (maximum price advertised for a room and board basis, on a specific time period), guaranteed by means of contract for each sale.

- We offer reliable, responsive, high-quality service.

Quality service: informative, reliable & responsive

Our goal: to provide members with a unique and unforgettable travel experience.

- A simple, inspiring and innovative service, both on your computer and your mobile.

- On-site professional support for your queries.

- Our Customer Service team are available to support you before, during and after your trip.

  1. Voyage Privé
  2. Luxury holidays
  3. Grand Hotel Villa Igiea - MGallery by Sofitel 5*