Luxury hotel holiday Baglio Oneto Sicily

The Baglio Oneto Luxury Wine Resort is a five-star boutique hotel set on a wine estate amongst vineyards and olive groves in Marsala, Sicily. This estate still produces some of the finest Sicilian wines and obviously is destination if you are interested in wine (tastings can be arranged) or if you want to tour the island of Sicily. The baglio dates from the 18th century and the Oneto family is one of the most historic on the island. The bedrooms have Sicilan style floors with floral motifs, hand-wrought iron and colourful ceramics. Each room has a balcony with sea or country views.
Included in your Expressions holiday
  • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
  • Scheduled flights with British Airways London to Palermo or London to Catania
  • Hire of a group A car for the duration of the holiday
  • Concierge service and Expressions Holidays regional helpful hints
  • Optional room, car and flight upgrades. Details on request

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Baglio Oneto, near Marsala

The Baglio Oneto is a luxury, 5-star boutique hotel in a beautiful location on a working wine estate. The secluded location, gourmet cuisine and, of course the excellent wine, offer guests a truly idyllic and indulgent experience.

Facts in brief

Official star rating 5

Location The hotel is 20-minutes' drive to the centre of Marsala

Annual opening 1 April to 31 October

Closest airport Palermo Airport

Distance from airport The hotel is about 1-hour's drive from Palermo Aiport

Hotel facilities and services

La Calandra Restaurant, Swimming Pool, Outdoor Gym (personal training can be arranged), Massage, Reading Halls, TV Area, Indoor Bar, Outdoor Bar, Wine Shop, Wine Tastings in the cellar, Solarium, Terrace, Gardens, and Children's Area. Weddings can be arranged.

Out and about nearby

Though in a relatively isolated location, there is much to do on this side of the island. Beaches and picturesque coastline can be visited just a short drive to the west, and a drive of an hour northeast will bring you to the island's capital, Palermo, complete with stunning Old Town, port, and excellent dining venues. The historic coastal city of Marsala is just a 20-minute drive southwest.

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Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Classic double room for 5 nights

From about

£880

Holiday Code EXH246

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Baglio Oneto, near Marsala

Room descriptions

Baglio Oneto has 49 rooms with balcony or terrace, air-conditioning, heating, safe, smart television, telephone, minibar, and WiFi.

Superior Room with view of the pool and Egadi Islands
Deluxe Room with additional sitting room
Junior Suite with vineyard view
Junior Suite with sea view
Ancient Tower with terrace on roof and sea view

Special offers for this holiday>

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Classic double room for 5 nights

From about

£880

Holiday Code EXH246

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Baglio Oneto, near Marsala

The journey and how you get there

For a holiday to Baglio Oneto in Sicily, our clients usually fly to Palermo airport. From the airport, we recommend a private car transfer which we would include in our holiday price, or we recommend that you use a hire-car for the duration of your holiday, especially if you want to tour the region. If you are staying at this hotel as part of a tailor-made touring holiday, we would include a hire-car for the itinerary.

Additional information

Minimum stays: Minimum stay of 3 nights between 12 to 16 August.

Children: Children are welcome at the hotel, and Family rooms with an additional single bed can be arranged. Infants aged 2 or younger stay on a complimentary basis when sharing bedding with parents. Cots can be provided for an extra charge.

Special offers

20% early booking offer 2020 Receive a 20% reduction off bed and breakfast rates when you book and pay in full 30 days prior to the arrival date. This offer can't be combined with any other offer.

15% reduction on stays longer than 3 nights Receive a 15% reduction on stays longer than 3 nights from 1 April to 30 June 2020 and 1 September to 31 October 2020. This offer can't be combined with any other offer.

15% reduction on stays longer than 5 nights in July and August Receive a 15% reduction on stays longer than 5 nights from 1 July to 31 August 2020.

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Classic double room for 5 nights

From about

£880

Holiday Code EXH246

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Baglio Oneto, near Marsala

Highlights of Sicily

An ascent of Mount Etna, partly by car and then further on foot (guides available) through the luxuriant vegetation which includes oranges and lemons, bougainvillaea and poinsettias and then higher up the groves of walnuts, cherries, almonds, pistachios and vines. Palermo is known for its street markets, especially Vucciria and Ballaro, where traders and hawkers, pickpockets and shoppers converge amongst narrow streets and stalls of wares. See the traditional costumes and dialect of Piana degli Albanesi, where Albanians settled in the 15th Century. Revel in the splendid site of Taormina above the sea with views to Etna. Local crafts include cork, ceramics, honey, embroidery, raffia. Enjoy the calm and remoteness of the Aeolian Islands with their clear waters, beautiful scenery and peaceful way of life. Enjoy the gardens of the Villa Giulia in Palermo and the Public Gardens in Taormina.

Cultural highlights of Sicily

Palermo contains some of the greatest Arab-Norman buildings in existence - San Giovanni degli Eremiti, the Palazzo Reale with its striking Cappella Palatina and La Martorana. Monreale outside Palermo is the greatest work of Norman architecture in Sicily and contains beautiful 12th and 13th Century mosaics and cloisters. The Doric temples of the 5th Century BC in the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento. Cefalu has the `Portrait of a Man` by Antonello da Messina, dating from 1465 in its Museo Mandralisca.

Festivals in Sicily

Many Sicilian local festivals are linked to Saints’ Days. A few of the most well-known festivals generally include Carnival celebrations in Taormina and Acireale. Easter is celebrated especially in Trapani, Marsala and Piana degli Albanesi. Messina celebrates Ferragosto on the 15th August with a firework display over the Straits. The Sagra del Mandorlo in Fiore takes place in Agrigento in the first and second weeks of February to celebrate the almond blossom. Taormina Arte is a summer festival of music, cinema, ballet and theatre, held in the Greek theatre. The Palio dei Normanni takes place in Piazza Armeria in August.

Gastronomy in Sicily

The gastronomy of Sicily, like much of the culture of the island, has been heavily influenced by its history. Cuscus is a Sicilian version of couscous, and marzipan features heavily in sweets. Local produce includes citrus fruits, almonds, capers, olives, peppers and fish. Local specialities include Maccheroni con le sarde (pasta with sardines, fennel, raisins, pine nuts and saffron), Pesce spada (grilled sword fish), 'alla Siciliana' with capers, red peppers and herbs. Cassata is a popular dessert made with ricotta, candied fruit and pistachios and Cannoli are almond biscuits stuffed with ricotta. Sicily produces a variety of red and white wines including Corvo di Salaparuta and Etna, Marsala and Malvasia.

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