A noble neoclassical sixteenth-century palace with a romantic Sicilian garden
Villa Tasca, Palermo’s largest and most private residence, is an architectural masterpiece that is representative of Sicilian luxury and antique artwork. Guests who wish to get a taste of the Italian “La Dolce Vita” surrounded by pastoral frescoes, collectible antiques and a twenty-acre park with Victorian-era romantic gardens should look no further.
This historic, noble property immersed in a botanical paradise enticed King Ferdinand IV, Queen Caroline, Jacqueline Kennedy to the villa. Wagner, the composer, even completed the opera Parsifal during his stay at Villa Tasca. The estate has a privileged location, situated on the road between Palermo and Monreale, but guests can still enjoy the tranquillity of a natural oasis.
The sumptuous and large interiors offer guests a living environment that epitomises class, elegance and luxurious comfort. There are plenty of places indoors where they can unwind such as the Piano Nobile room – decorated with magnificent frescoes and vaulted ceilings – the reading room, the private reception room and the billiards room. Villa Tasca features four suites spread out over two floors: there are three rooms with double beds and the third room has a double and a French bed.
Guests have a unique experience at Villa Tasca, where cooking, culture and history can be combined and enjoyed. The team of staff will ensure that all guests feel pampered with all their needs taken care of. Moreover, the villa’s exquisite open spaces such as the lush garden and large terraces provide the ideal venue to celebrate special moments such as weddings or other events, small or large.
1 x Suite Exclusive with 1 x double bed + 1 x French bed
1 x Suite Exclusive – 1 x double bed
2 x Junior Suites – 1 x double bed in each
Villa Tasca is situated on the road between Palermo and Monreale and is part of a 20-acre park with citrus orchards and imposing century-old trees. It provides the optimal location for exploring the historic and cultural attractions in Palermo and its surroundings. The beach at Mondello and the Cathedral and Cloisters of Monreale are just a short drive away.
Palermo airport: 30 km (19 miles) – 30 minutes
Trapani airport: 113 km (70 miles) –1hour 20 minutes
Catania airport: 206 km (108 miles) – 2 hours
Comiso airport: 231 km (143 miles) – 2 hours 45 minutes
Nearest shops/restaurants: 5-minutes’drive in local area
Palermo centre (shops and restaurants): 8 km (5 miles) – 15 minutes
Nearest sandy beach in Mondello: 15 km (9miles) – 30 minutes
Monreale: 5 km (3miles) – 10 mins
Cefalu: 75 km (47miles) – 50 minutes
Disclaimer: the location on the map may be approximate due to privacy reasons.
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