In the baroque Sicily
Just 15 minutes from Ortigia and the sea, in the outskirts of Syracuse, you will discover an enchanted location surrounded by orange groves, lemon trees, prickly pears, carob trees and pomegranates. Our former Benedictine monastery still preserves its charm and its ancient aura, full of suggestions and secret corners, perfect for a wedding to remember. The professionalism and experience of our event team will support you in the organization of your event, to ensure that everything is perfect. At the table, we will surprise you with menus worthy of a royal banquet.
For your Wedding Day
Top Location & Expertise
Our resort seems to be born specifically to host banquets and wedding ceremonies. Its highly emotional spaces are developed in different areas of the property and can be reserved exclusively for your event. Terraces and flowered patios, the sinuous outdoor pool and the incomparable setting of the ancient villa are all natural settings for your event. We will try to please all your 5 senses starting from taste, with divine banqueting menus which can be adapted and customised depending on your needs. Our experience will allow you to reach the goal, we will follow you in the organisation step by step both in case of an intimate ceremony or a very big wedding.
Our Banqueting Menu
Celebrate at the table
For us, cooking is love. For this reason, our menus are so different, full of taste and color. Our dishes are born from the creativity, research and passion of our chefs guided by Nino Coppola. A journey that allow you to discover the true flavors of Sicily. Our culinary philosophy is born from our connection with the territory, from our choice of high-quality and fresh local products. For your wedding, you can choose between unique and surprising dishes and wine tastings, which we can adapt to your needs from aperitif to desserts.
Among the spaces that we usually propose for the organization of weddings, there is the gorgeous Club House. Besides its beauty and ancient charm, its peculiarity is privacy: thanks to the patio surrounded by arcades and ancient buildings, with the olive tree in the center, it represents an intimate and perfect space above all during the evening. You can reserve our Club House exclusively for the event with the guarantee of maximum privacy for newlyweds and guests with also the advantage of the Club House services, such as the lounge bar, the "Tee" room.
The Ancient Villa
The ancient Villa is the oldest and most majestic space of the entire property. With its iconic outdoor terrace, the stone staircase leading to the wide central patio where since centuries an imposing ficus has been silently rising, it is perfect for in style and charming banquets. You can set up the large terrace and patio, offering the possibility to accommodate your guests in the suites with private entrance that overlook the patio. This entire area of the resort can be reserved exclusively for you.
We are able to assist under every aspect in the organization of your wedding day. At the same time, to meet any need, we have established close partnerships and collaborations with local Wedding Planners, the best professionals in the area, who can be involved during the planning of your event. Whatever it is the style or the setting, whether it is a classic-style banquet or an unconventional and out of the ordinary wedding, we will be able to satisfy you.
In a Sicilian Monastery
I Monasteries is an ideal destination also for lovers and dreamlike honeymoons. You can experience here the evocative and rarefied atmospheres of our resort, the magic that reigns in the refined and spacious suites, the incredible location in the Syracuse countryside on the golf course, 15 minutes from Ortigia and the sea. You can discover the beautiful surroundings through very romantic escapes guided by our local coach, or take your time to in our SPA by Clarins. You can enjoy days by the sea and good food, afternoons by the pool and sumptuous breakfasts in your room. Upon your arrival, we will give you the warmest welcome and we will make sure that your honeymoon in Sicily is a journey to celebrate your love, but also and above all an experience to remember forever.