Few places on Earth capture the spirit of love like the romantic essence of Sicily, Italy. As you stroll up the narrow lane to the grand façade of Hotel Imperiale, the scent of wisteria overcomes you, inspiring pursuits of love, luxury, and transformation. Originally built in the early 20th century, then lovingly restored and reopened in 2009, Hotel Imperiale embraces its revered past while offering the comforts of a contemporary five-star boutique hotel. 63 exquisite rooms and suites line the six floors of this expansive hotel. Each room is elegantly furnished with lavish textiles, smoked oak floors, and distinctive design details like decorative lamps and opulent bedding. Additional amenities include full in-room climate control, plasma televisions, cool volcanic stone flooring in the bathrooms, and breathtaking panoramic views.
Surrounded by the sea and the sun, Hotel Imperiale is the ideal destination for any type of vacation you can dream. Adventure seekers will discover the spirit of the region through horseback riding, hiking, and four-wheeling, while those who desire serenity and stillness may peruse the sumptuous treatment list at the spa. The on-site spa combines the most renowned relaxation techniques with features such as a relaxing Turkish bath, Finnish sauna and sensory shower. Choose one or choose them all, pure relaxation is just one difficult decision away. Truly taste Sicily at Anfiteatro Restaurant, located on the mezzanine floor of the hotel. The sophisticated, formal atmosphere of the eatery perfectly complements head Chef Onofrio Brucceleri's deliciously unique take on regional cuisine. The rooftop garden with breathtaking views of the Mediterranean and the Calabrian Coast provides the ideal space for a romantic, private dinner for two, or a raucous Italian celebration for many. No matter what brings you, get lost in the history, culture, and ambiance of true Italy with a stay at Hotel Imperiale, an experience like no other.