Lucrezio - De rerum natura
Upon entering the majestic blue gates of San Calogero, breathtaking views of Italy’s natural landscape greet our guests with captivating florals and lush greenery. Our deluxe country home, encompassed by magnificent seaside views, is only 500 meters from the entrance of town. The small village of Commenda di San Calogero, with it’s authentic rustic beauty, provides a wide variety of pleasurable experiences and delightful locations to explore during your stay.
Set on 110 acres, the Commenda di San Calogero is surrounded by verdant, lavish gardens, numerous shaded seating areas, peaceful look-outs and secluded benches that offer absolute privacy and leisure. The estate is located in north Syracuse, conveniently located only a short distance away from Catania airport. This opportune location offers the ability to visit the entire southeast region of Sicily, including UNESCO heritage sites. Whether your plan is marvelous relaxation or cultural exploration, our luxury villa is suitable for any itinerary you have in mind.
The son of the current owners is an architect as well as a garden and interior designer. Being that this extraordinary place was once his grandfather's home made it a true labor of love to restore it. With meticulous care, he has poured his artistic talents and knowledge into the gardens that surround the house with the most exquisite taste.
The estate itself is a delight to walk around, with its orange and olive groves in full bloom, and even a cave where a saint once hid during roman times. Not a moment will go by during your stay where you are not stimulated with alluring history and exquisite beauty.
Our twelve guest rooms, all equal in size, are reflective of the style and taste of the owners.
Have you ever dreamed of a site where aristocracy meets country charm? Here you can design your next event to utilize the rich elements of Sicily and augment your guests experience. With our extensive gardens, large reception rooms, a stunning Chapel and our inviting guest bedrooms, the Commenda di San Calogero is the ideal location for your next event.
In San Calogero, we offer an alluring spa with a charming Hammam Sauna, as well as massages upon request.