Top-comfort in a spectacular location in the Sicilian UNESCO World Heritage Site
Presentation Hotel Villa Athena
The 5-star hotel Villa Athena, dating back to the 18th century and recently fully renovated could hardly be at a more beautiful location. It is located on the southern coast of Sicily in the middle of the archaeological ruins of the so-called „Valley of the Temples“ in Agrigento – only 200 meters from Concordia Temple. The „Valley of the Temples“ was declared in 1997 by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. The Villa Athena again won 2012 Travellers‘ Choice Awards for Luxury Hotels.
A baroque style meets modern comfort at this hotel. All 27 air-conditioned rooms, decorated in bright colors, feature a separate marble bathroom, a flat screen television and a minibar. With an appropriate location you have a direct view of the Concordia Temple while showering through a small window. Some rooms also offer a private spa and a DVD player. The restaurant has a glass floor, from which you can admire an ancient Greek cistern. Emanuele Vizzi, the award-winning chef, interprets the upscale Sicilian cuisine at reasonable timely manner. For special events, he creates always the right menu. For sports activities with an outdoor pool is available – also available to guests a bicycle hire service, a library and a solarium.
What makes the Hotel Villa Athena so special?
The location of the hotel Villa Athena is possibly unique in the world. In the middle of the archaeological sites of Agrigento you can admire the remains of the ancient city of Akragas. In the evening of Concordia temple is illuminated – the hotel guest then enjoy a magnificent view from the terrace. For this, a friendly, courteous and quick service staff ensures that there is a lack of anything to visitors.
The location in Agrigento, Sicily, Italy
In the „Valley of the Temples“ is also located the Archaeological Museum – it shows finds from the prehistory and early history and antiquity of Sicily. The old town Agrigento can be reached in only 10 minutes drive. Agrigento is again just 4 kilometers from the sea. The hotel Villa Athena offers a connection to all the Sicilian airports.
|Hotel name||Hotel Villa Athena, Agrigento|
|Adress||Via Passeggiata Archeologica 33, 92100 Agrigento|
|1000h experience hotel||9|
|Overall score hotel||9,1|
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