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Abbazia Santa Maria del Bosco

Strada Provinciale 35, 90030 Contessa Entellina, Sicily Italy
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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Strada Provinciale 35, 90030 Contessa Entellina, Sicily, Italy
49 km to Punta Raisi Airport
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

My Brother and I stay here for a week. It was very enjoyable. The owner and staff made sure our stay was filled with relaxation and enjoyment. It is in a remote location. The enjoyment of staying in a 15 Century abbey was overwhelming.

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 26 June 2018

This is our favorite place we have visits in 13 visits to Sicily! If you want an authentic experience you MUST go here. The abbey first Benedictine and later Olivetan of Santa Maria del Bosco di Calatamauro is located in the a beautiful high forested...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Remote but well worth the journey. Breathtaking location. Everything was immaculately clean. Thank you Anna and Franco for your warm hospitality. All of the food Anna prepared was delicious. We plan to return for a longer stay the next time we are in Sicily.

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank 673yvonnes
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We stayed here for two nights which was just about right. An amazing monastery set high on a hill looking over the beautiful Sicilian hills. Quite an experience we were the only ones here and stayed in the benedictine monks old rooms, all clean and...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank carmellasoprano
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We took some driivng time to get to this gem of a place but it was well worth the trip. The grounds were large and host, Giuglio Inglese, took us on a short walk to discover this 16th century structure. The service team worked efficiently...More

Date of stay: October 2017
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US$157 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Contessa Entellina
Number of rooms
Price range
US$157 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Italy > Sicily > Province of Palermo > Contessa Entellina
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Pool & Beach (1)
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"All are fantastic."
25 Jun 2018
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27 May 2015
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