Admire the timeless beauty of Syracuse in an ancient monastery

A 5-star hotel in the secluded Syracuse outback, Borgo di Luce I Monasteri Golf Resort & Spa, a member of Radisson Individuals promises a unique stay in an ancient Benedictine monastery, once home to noble families including the Catalans and the barons of Melilli. Subsequently converted into accommodation, it is today a refined resort on the outskirts of the thousand-year-old city of Syracuse, surrounded by green citrus groves, palm trees, carobs, and olive trees.
 
Featuring an 18-hole par 71 golf course, a large spa, outdoor gym, outdoor pool with a jacuzzi, and 102 rooms and suites equipped with every comfort overlooking the golf course and Sicilian countryside, prepare yourself for a regal stay on the Italian island of Sicily.

Comfortable rooms and suites in the Sicilian countryside

This exceptional resort features 102 beautifully furnished rooms and suites, equipped with every comfort, and boasting magnificent views of the golf course and timeless beauty of the Sicilian countryside.
Borgo di Luce I Monasteri Golf Resort & Spa, a member of Radisson Individuals - Premium Room
  •  32 m²
  • 1 king  and
  • 2 adults
Enjoy the comfort of our modern Superior Rooms and admire views of the golf course or the ancient monastery.
Borgo di Luce I Monasteri Golf Resort & Spa, a member of Radisson Individuals - Premium Room
  •  29 m²
  • 1 king  and
  • 2 adults
Book one of our elegant Premium Rooms and stay in the resort’s discreet little village overlooking the golf course.
Borgo di Luce I Monasteri Golf Resort & Spa, a member of Radisson Individuals - Premium Room - Ancient Villa bathroom
  •  28 m²
  • 1 king  and
  • 2 adults
Experience a unique stay in an ancient Benedictine monastery with our Premium Rooms – Ancient Villa.
Borgo di Luce I Monasteri Golf Resort & Spa, a member of Radisson Individuals - Junior Suite bathroom
  •  40 m²
  • 1 king  and
  • 3 adults
Book a Junior Suite for a peaceful stay in the discreet area of the resort and take in views of the golf green or ancient patio.
Borgo di Luce I Monasteri Golf Resort & Spa, a member of Radisson Individuals - Junior Suite - Ancient Villa entrance
  •  45 m²
  • 1 king  and
  • 3 adults
Our Junior Suite – Ancient Villa are among the largest rooms at our resort and offer separate living areas with views of the golf green or ancient patio.
Borgo di Luce I Monasteri Golf Resort & Spa, a member of Radisson Individuals - Junior Suite - Ancient Villa entrance
  •  45 m²
  • 1 king  and
  • 3 adults
For more space, book our Suite located in the ancient Benedictine monastery and enjoy an unforgettable stay with wonderful views.
Borgo di Luce I Monasteri Golf Resort & Spa, a member of Radisson Individuals - Junior Suite - Ancient Villa entrance
  •  52 m²
  • 1 king  and
  • 3 adults
Maximum comfort and beautiful old villa views await in our spacious Presidential Suite.

Meetings & Events

The incredible charm and guaranteed emotional impact of Borgo di Luce I Monasteri provides the perfect setting for utterly unforgettable events just 12 kilometers from the center of Syracuse. Evocative spaces, atmospheres rich in history, and unique architecture where past and future coexist come together with excellent tailor-made services and an attentive team of experts for successful events of up to 150 people.

Services

Restaurants & Bars

Enjoy service with a smile at one of the resort’s 4 on-site restaurants and bars. Taste delectable flavors in a refined environment at Il Tempietto Restaurant, which also offers a covered terrace where guests can enjoy the refreshing, countryside breeze. For a gourmet dining experience, head to the Al Chiostro Gourmet restaurant. For a more laidback experience, the resort features a Pool Bar which serves fresh dishes, express cuisine, and aperitifs all day long. For cocktail lovers, be sure to try a tipple on offer at the resort’s Bar degli Agrumi.

Aside from the world-class facilities at Borgo di Luce I Monasteri Golf Resort & Spa, a member of Radisson Individuals, there is plenty nearby for guests to see and do while in Syracuse. With its thousand-year-old history, visitors can explore the city’s ancient ruins, Greek Theater, Roman Ampitheater, and the Orecchio di Dionisio. Just a short drive from the resort, the beautiful coastal city also boasts white sandy shorelines and incredible natural scenery for a serene escape.

Fontane Bianche Beach

6.88 mi / 11.07 km from the hotel
Taking its name from the numerous fresh water sources that flow into the seabed, Fontane Bianche Beach attracts visitors with 1,200 meters of white sand and transparent, warm waters. Located 10 kilometers from Syracuse, the beach is in a bathing area and is a great place for all the family!

Maniace Castle

8.07 mi / 12.98 km from the hotel
Built between 1232 and 1240 during the rule of Frederick II, the Holy Roman Emperor, this citadel and castle can be found on the extreme tip of the island. Maniace Castle, locally known as Castello Maniace, is enjoyed by the public for its 13th century architecture and baroque style restoration.

Archimede Shopping Center

6.43 mi / 10.34 km from the hotel
For a spot of shopping, food, and fun during your stay in Syracuse, the Centro Commerciale Archimede is one of the most important shopping centers in the area. Located just outside the center of Syracuse, this modern shopping center is home to many brands as well as a supermarket.

Fountain of Diana

8.05 mi / 12.95 km from the hotel
Created by renowned Italian sculptor Giulio Moschetti between 1906 and 1907, the Fountain of Diana is a monumental fountain located in Piazza Archimede in Ortigia, Syracuse. The beautiful “Fontana di Diana” highlights the figure of Diana, the goddess of hunting, with a bow and dog.
Traversa monasteri di sotto 3, Syracuse 96100, Italy

Nestled in the heart of the mesmerizing Syracuse countryside, Borgo di Luce I Monasteri Golf Resort & Spa, a member of Radisson Individuals is situated 12 kilometers from the center of Syracuse and the crystal blue waters of the Ionian sea, about 28 kilometers from the Val di Noto and a 20-minute drive from Avola. The resort is easily accessible by car and features on-site parking.

From Catania Fontanarossa Airport:

By car:

The hotel is approximately 70 kilometers from Catania airport and the journey by car takes around 50 minutes. From the airport, take E45 Via S. Giuseppe Alla Rena, Str. Primosole, Via Passo Martino / SP69i and XIII Strada in the direction of Canicattini in Syracuse, then follow directions towards Traversa Monasteri di Sotto and the hotel is on the left.

From Syracuse Train Station:

By car:

The nearest train station is in Syracuse, approximately 18 kilometers away, and the journey by car takes around 25 minutes. Proceed northwest from Piazzale della Stazione Centrale until Viale Ermocrate before following Via per Canicattini / SP14. Take Str. Monasteri / SP12 and turn left onto Traversa Monasteri di Sotto and the hotel is on the left.