VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia is an elegant hotel is the small, romantic coastal village of Sampieri, on the southeast coat of Sicily.
Designed to blend into the relaxing landscape with its Mediterranean greenery, the hotel stands on 6 hectares of land, home to characteristic, comfortable white villas with ocean blue windows and doors, a modern wellness centre, amazing swimming pools, and bars and restaurants for all your gastronomic desires.
A short distance from the hotel, there is a beautiful private beach equipped with parasols and sunbeds. The beach is made of fine, golden sand, lapped by crystal clear, shallow water.
This is the perfect location for a magical, relaxing vacation set amidst the authentic colours, scents and flavours of Sicily.
Explore all the possibilities
Our Classic rooms are located on the ground floor of the villas, overlooking the hotel’s well-tended garden via large bright patio doors, with a small lawn in front of the room set with garden furniture to allow you to enjoy your outdoor space.
All the rooms are en suite with hair dryers, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, telephone, satellite TV with multimedia streaming device, safety deposit box, and a practical coffee and tea kit for you to make your own drinks in your room.
The rooms are cleaned daily and for the entire duration of your stay we will refill your mini fridge with mineral water.
Double, triple or quadruple Superior rooms are elegant, bright rooms on the ground or first floor of the villas.
The triple rooms all have a patio, while the double and quadruple rooms may have a patio or a balcony, all overlooking the hotel’s green, lush gardens. Quadruple rooms comprise two sleeping areas separated by a door and a bathroom, to provide greater comfort and privacy.
All the bedrooms are en suite and are cleaned daily. The rooms are equipped with hair dryers, air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, telephone, satellite TV with multimedia streaming device, safety deposit box, mini fridge with free mineral water refill for your entire stay and a practical coffee and tea kit.
Our large, bright Deluxe Double rooms are on the upper floor of the villas. They all have a furnished balcony or terrace overlooking the green gardens. They are elegantly furnished inside, with a large double bedroom, a comfortable seating area and an en suite bathroom with large shower and two sinks.
In addition to the facilities provided in all the other types of rooms, (hair dryers, Wi-Fi, telephone, satellite TV with multimedia streaming device, safety deposit box, air-conditioning, mini fridge with free mineral water refill daily and a practical coffee and tea kit), Deluxe Double room guests also enjoy some exclusive services.
Each day you will find a parasol and two front-row sunbeds reserved for you, you will be able to change your beach towels and we also take care of your skin by gifting you a sun protection product kit in a handy beach bag.
All Deluxe rooms also enjoy an evening turndown service and one free refill of soft drinks in the mini fridge.
Like the Deluxe Double rooms, the Family rooms are also located on the top floor of the villas, with furnished balconies or terraces, from where guests can enjoy the view of the splendid hotel gardens. The Deluxe Family rooms have a double bedroom, a second bedroom with two single beds and two en suite bathrooms.
The rooms are separated by a door: this is the ideal solution for hosting up to 4 people, guaranteeing more privacy and space for all the guests.
Deluxe Family rooms are equipped with hair dryers, Wi-Fi, telephone, satellite TV with multimedia streaming device, safety deposit box, air-conditioning, mini fridge with daily free mineral water refill for your entire stay, a practical coffee and tea kit and a first free refill of soft drinks.
To ensure the utmost relaxation for guests, a parasol and two front row sunbeds will be reserved each day for you on the beach, with free beach towels exchanged, a shopper bag and a practical travel sunscreen kit as a gift.
Discover the gastronomic offer of the Resort
The main restaurant at VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia, where a table will be reserved for you for the entire length of your stay. The food available in the restaurant is rich and combines international dishes with authentic traditional Sicilian dishes, with buffet service at breakfast, lunch and dinner.
To enrich your experience each evening, our chefs will surprise you with a gourmet dish, and once a week you can take part in a special gala dinner and a themed dinner.
The restaurant also meets the dietary needs of those who follow a particular diet or have food intolerances and allergies, by adhering to the “Gluten-Free Food Outside the House” program of the AIC – Italian Celiac Association”, thus offering a wide selection of certified gluten-free products . Vegan and light dishes are provided for each service and the breakfast buffet includes gluten-free products, safe and guaranteed for celiac guests.
Our chefs are always on hand to cook any special dishes, so that everyone can enjoy VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia’s cuisine without any concerns.
The pool bar is an elegant, yet informal location right by the pool. Guests can have their breakfasts here until late, starting the day with a typical Sicilian pastry and a delicious Sicilian “granita”. Alternatively, guests can lunch here, as a more relaxed alternative, eating on the veranda or by the pool.
The bar is open until midnight and is the perfect place for a romantic after-dinner drink, sipping cocktails while soaking up the magical atmosphere beneath the starry sky.
The external area of the Il Baglio restaurant is home to Timilia pizzeria and grill. For a charge, you can book a table here at lunchtime and enjoy tasty barbecued meat and fish, fresh salads and poke bowls. You could also choose to dine here and try our pizzas made with the finest flour and fresh, quality ingredients, washed down with an excellent local craft beer.
This is your oasis for refreshments on VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia’s private beach. Cold dishes, salads, sandwiches, grilled vegetables, snacks, ice cream and fruit are all on the menu, with several fresh, light alternatives for you to try on a warm, sunny day relaxing by the sea.
Bar service must be paid for by all guests, while guests who have chosen the full or half-board options with lunch can book a table here and enjoy a tasty lunch snack.
Our sea view paradise
VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia’s private beach is just 1400 metres from the hotel. It is connected by a private road that crosses a nature area. The beach can easily be reached by strolling through the greenery, or guests can wait for the free shuttle service, that operates every 10 minutes, every day from 9 am to 7 pm.
The beach boasts fine, golden sand, and sand dunes that are common in the Val di Noto area. Mediterranean scrub and the calm, blue sea are the background for the beach. The water is shallow, so suitable for the less expert of bathers too.
This peaceful landscape provides a haven for guests to relax in under the parasols while lying on the sunbeds, that are available free of charge subject to availability. Guests will be provided with a beach towel on their arrival, that they can use during their stay. The beach also offers a shared powerbank station for anyone who may need it.
Our cuddles for you
VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia is a paradise designed to provide you with a holiday full of comforts and relaxation. There are many amenities available for you to make your holidays a pleasant, carefree experience.
You can make free use of our internal car park during your stay, which also has a charging station for electric cars. We will take care of your luggage on your arrival and departure.
All areas of the hotel provide free access to Wi-Fi. Avid readers will love the bookcrossing spaces, allowing readers to swap books.
The hotel also offers an ATM and a small boutique for guests to use.
At a charge, you can also call in a doctor, hire a car with pick up and drop off at the hotel, and rent e-bikes for organised tours and excursions.
You can download the VOIhotels App, so that you have all the information about these and other services at VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia always to hand!
The pool area is calm and relaxed. The pool is 1000 m2 and has two swimming lanes and a shallow area, suitable for children. Guests can spend an alternative relaxing day to the beach here, with a sunbathing area equipped with parasols, deck chairs, sunbeds and tables. All are free to use subject to availability.
Relaxation and wellness are the central themes of your experience at VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia.
To help you connect mind and body, we offer body&mind paths.
Fitness lovers will be able to train on our jogging routes and in the open-air gym area equipped with cardio and isotonic machines. There are also water aerobics, aerobics, stretching, holistics, yoga, pilates and HIIT Fit classes available.
VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia also has two padel courts, an elegant all-weather tennis court, and a beach tennis/beach volley courts, where tournaments are arranged. Water sports lovers will be able to enjoy our canoeing and SUP courses. Anyone who loves solo sports can hire all the necessary equipment from us, at a charge.
You will spend quiet, enjoyable times at VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia, with many options to choose from for your entertainment.
There is live music at the Pool Bar every evening. A special DJ set party is also organised here once a week. You can enjoy our silent cinema under the starry sky, for an alternative evening: this is a magical experience, with all the charm of the big screen in the open air. The hotel’s charming amphitheatre will be the setting for great shows, held twice a week with a special cast of artists.
You can also book onto our Bar Class, to learn the secrets of our expert local barmen.
The Thalasso Space is a peaceful oasis for the regeneration of mind and body. It is located in a panoramic spot in the hotel, from where guests can enjoy a wonderful view over the sea and gardens surrounding VOI Marsa Siclà Essentia.
This charming location also includes a large pool, divided into several salt water baths heated to different temperatures, and a Kneipp path with water sprays that massage and relax every part of your body. Allow yourself some self-care by booking a massage or treatment, leaving everything to our wellness professionals’ safe hands.
To round of this relaxing experience, you can request a dedicated Happy Hour, that you can enjoy while watching the sunset from this gorgeous spot at the Thalasso Space.
By paying a small supplement, you can add the VOI+ Special formula to your stay, that will provide you with some exclusive comforts.
This package also includes a VIP courtesy set, a first refill of soft drinks in your mini fridge, an evening turndown service. Check-out can also be delayed until 1 pm, allowing you to enjoy our superb hotel for a few hours longer.
For your entire stay, you will also have a parasol and two sunbeds reserved for you on the second row on the beach, right next to the water: just the place to use your beach bag and sun protection kit that will be gifted to you.
Courtesy, efficiency and hospitality.
The VOI Essentia hotels all have a team of professionals who dedicate their talents, passion and professionalism to our guests, prioritising your needs and making sure your stay is in line with your expectations and desires.
The VOICare staff will take care of every detail of your holiday, allowing you to dedicate yourselves solely to carefree relaxation.
Our Guest Relations experts are always on hand to describe and recommend the best activities, and together with a team of specialists, they will guide you to discover the area, suggesting wellness activities and sports, and allowing you to make the most of the hotel’s facilities.
Kids Club is the reserved area for young guests that respects individualities and attitudes in a stimulating, inclusive, and tailored environment. Numerous activities are offered outdoors, at the beach, in the pool, and at the playground. Additionally, inside, there’s a library corner and space dedicated to board games.
Children will take part in graphic and painting activities, as well as cooking sessions to stimulate creativity, choosing and preparing local recipes to rediscover flavors from the past. They will engage in the “Kamishibai” theater, an ancient Japanese method of storytelling through images, and also participate in a practical botany corner, fostering an approach focused on sustainability and environmental protection.
If required, a babysitting services is also available at a charge.
Activities to regenerate the body and mind
Mediterranean cuisine with typical Sicilian dishes, organic and 0 kilometre products.
Gourmet dishes, gala evenings and themed dinners
The best experiences recommended by the dedicated staff, for a tailor-made holiday
Large equipped swimming pool and Spa with an area dedicated to wellness.
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