Hotel Villa Igiea offers meeting halls capable of hosting up to 1,000 persons. The Congress Center encompasses about 400 square meters, with natural lighting and Wireless Internet access in all rooms. Six additional meeting halls are available for special events. Commissioned by the renowned Florio family at the end of the 1800s, at the height of the Belle Époque period, this building, with its characteristic form of a castle, takes its name from Igiea, the Greek nymph of health. Created as an exclusive health resort in a location renowned for its health benefits, it was soon transformed into an elegant hotel, preferred by cosmopolitan high society due to its sumptuos environment and refined hospitality together with the mild Sicilian climate.
Situated at the foot of Mount Pellegrino, Grand Hotel Villa IgieaPalermo, with its blossoming garden, overlooks the bay of the Sicilian capital. The hotel can be reached with ease using any means of transport being only 3 km from the city center, 4 km from Central Railway Station and 1.5 km from the harbor linked to the main destinations of the Mediterranean sea. The hotel can be reached by car along the A29 Motorway Palermo - Trapani (take the Via Belgio exit) and the A19 Motorway Palermo - Messina - Catania (take the last exit). The Falcone - Borsellino International Airport of Palermo is about 32 km distance, with direct flights to/from major national and international destinations.
The luxurious rooms and suites of Grand Hotel Villa Igiea Palermo, all recently restored and offering spacious, comfortable bathrooms, are distributed over 4 stories. The beauty of the original furniture is perfectly united with the most modern comforts, perfect for leisure or business stays.