Our Essential West of Sicily Wine Tour includes bed and breakfast accommodation at the conveniently located Hotel Plaza Opera 4* Hotel in Palermo and the coveted La Foresteria Planeta Wine Resort in Menfi. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any questions or require any further information; we work with a wide range of hotels in all of our featured regions, therefore we are happy to look at alternatives, if there is a hotel that you would prefer.
Hotel Plaza Opera 4*- Palermo
The 4* Hotel Plaza Opéra is located in the heart of the centre of Palermo.Completely renovated in 2022, the Hotel Plaza Opéra has been a benchmark for hotel hospitality in Palermo since 2005. It has become famous over time for having been able to portray the two different souls of the city with the aesthetics of its spaces and its style of service, as well as for its iconic suites, which still today represent a unique stay experience in Palermo.
The Hotel’s rooftop terrace is much appreciated by guests – It is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing drink with fabulous city views over Palermo. Have breakfast at the hotel or dinner at Osservatorio, the Fine Dining and Mixology Rooftop Restaurant.
The Hotel Plaza Opéra has a fitness and spa area. The Spa is composed of a water zone with a 6-seat whirlpool with coloured lighting, an emotional shower with chromotherapy and aromatherapy and an ice waterfall. This is followed by the hot area which includes a turkish bath and finnish sauna and two cabins for beauty and massage treatments. The wellness offer is completed by a fitness room with a treadmill, rowing machine, exercise bike and multi-functional bench and the possibility of booking a session with a personal trainer.
Rooms: The rooms at the Plaza Opéra combine a strong aesthetic identity, characterised by colour, materials and shapes, with functional technology and furnishings. Discover the different types of rooms and find the combination of space, bathroom furniture and accessories that best represents your travel style
La Foresteria Planeta Wine Resort- Menfi
A wine resort belonging to the Planeta House set amongst vineyards in the heart of the Menfi wine region.
La Foresteria dominates a panoramic hillside, overlooking the sunset and the sea. It encapsulates the essence and style of the Planeta family’s hospitality. Immersed in the vineyards and olive groves of Menfi, it is a resort designed for those who want to treat themselves to a holiday in an oasis of peace, enjoying the silence of the landscape, enjoying the views from private terraces or relaxing by the panoramic swimming pool.
The Planeta Garden: the scents of thyme, lavender, rosemary and lemon balm are just some of those you will recognise in the garden of La Foresteria Planeta. In this corner of paradise overlooking the vineyards the calming aromas of the herbs invite you to grasp the essence of our way of hospitality, between nature and culture.
The Pool: Ideal for a refreshing dip and to enjoy the warm Sicilian sun, the infinity pool stands out among the green vineyards and the coolness of the olive trees. When the sun sets behind the hill, the water shimmers with a golden aura, providing a magical fusion of peace and relaxation.
The Bar: La Foresteria Planeta serves fine wines for you to enjoy but you can also enjoy exquisite craft beers, distilled spirits and excellent cocktails made from signature bottles.
The fourteen rooms at La Foresteria Planeta, with views of the sea and the Menfi countryside, are surrounded by the enchanting Mediterranean garden.