Nature, history and folklore meet in the western Sicily, land of sea, sun and wind, where the evocative ruins follows both wild na...
Baglio Spano, former summer residence of the noble family Montalto Spano, houses one of the most fascinating and authentic B&B in Sicily, and reveals architectural feautures both of the aristocratic and agricultural Sicily; unique living environment among hectares of vineyards, it’s located 500 meters ca from the sea and in between Marsala and Mazara del Vallo from which is about 15 km.
A dirt road makes his way through the vineyards until you reach the big walls of tuff of the “Baglio”, a fortified farm with a large courtyard, which contains old warehouses, the manor house, stables and cellars, now expertly restored and mostly part of the B&B.
The property offers the comfort of a modern structure and, at the same time, wisely preserves the distinctive elements of ancient Sicilian style. Breakfast is served in a beautiful wine cellar which houses the old tools of the pressing of the grapes or alternatively under the umbrellas in the garden made up of orange and lemon trees, while the first floor library “Nouveau style” overlooks the pool, the citrus groves, vineyards and, only 500 metre, eventually the sea. Even the rooms are a synthesis of the retro’ elegance of an historic residence and the simplicity of a country house with hand-decorated floors, different room by room, and authentic furniture from the early 900, all with air conditioning.
The swimming pool surrounded by trees makes it even more pleasant relaxation in the silent and scented garden and offers an excellent alternative to nearby beaches or an excellence ricovery after, culturale, maritime or culinary day trips.
Baglio Spano offers excellent hospitality and services whose quality is also widely recognized by numerous certificates of excellence : Tripadvisor, Conde Naste traveller-