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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The location is wonderful, close to Marsala and well connected to Trapani and the airport, it is a stone's throw away from the side side and the saline. The building and garden are beautiful, curated, relaxing... Antonio and Luisa are friendly, caring and helpful. We've been staying there with two little kids and we felt very comfortable and supported in... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

La Portazza was perfect for our group. We were made to feel welcome and at home from the moment we came through the front gate. Our rooms were wonderful. The food was outstanding - featuring local favorites always paired with the right wine. In addition to the old city of Marsala, one can easily visit Segesta, Erice, and Trapani with... More 

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Burlingame, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This family owned property, close to sea, was such a great experience. Salvatore and family made us so welcomed. Rooms were great, setting relaxing and food delicious. We were welcomed as if we were part of their extended family and enjoyed meeting other travelers. Was sad to go!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Worth staying for the food alone. Quite simply the best meals we have had at an agriturismo. The location is on the edge of Marsala, so while the immediate surroundings are nothing special, it's a good location for touring the area. Lovely garden, a very genial host in Antonio, and pleasant rooms. The dinners at 30 euros a head were... More 

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Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

The garden of this facility is beutiful, its the one of those places where tme stops and You can relax forever. Hospitality was another major positive experience. House master Antonio was so warm, welcoming and relaxed, so we felt right away at home. We ordered dinner aswell and the food was all local and very well made, i must say... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

This was our third time at La Portazza. We have loved Sicily and could not resist another stay with Antonio and Luisa. Antonio is a charming, knowledgeable and a gracious host. We always have our dinners at La Portazza and Antonio and his family never disappoint. On our first night, Antonio remembered a favourite Sicilian dish of mine and surprised... More 

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Catania, Sicily
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

La Portazza Resort is a WONDERFUL place, PERFECT for YOGA RETREATS! The location is fantastic, close to so many interesting and beautiful places to see, starting with Marsala, Trapani, Erice, Mazara del Vallo, SElinunte, La riserva dello Zingaro and many more. But it's not always necessary to go out, you can easily spend the whole day at la Portazza Resort... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We were so surprised, when we entered the gates, of La Portazza, after driving through, the rather plain streets of outer Marsala, leading to the B & B.It is truly a beautiful property. The rooms are very tastefully furnished, with a comfortable bed and a good bathroom. (however, lighting in bathroom, a bit dim) The garden, terrace and pool area,... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We stayed in Antonio's for 3 nights in September. It was really fantastic, the garden and swimming pool are beautiful and our room was spacious and comfortable and very tastefully decorated. It was so relaxing sitting out in the garden reading a book and having a glass of wine! The breakfast was lovely, better than in other places in Sicily... More 

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Olomouc, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This was incredible experience at this cosy, elegantly furnished hotel with wonderful surrounding. Antonio and his family do the best to make all u wish, to make your stay comfortable, sometimes u can feel there better then at home:) Rooms are spacious, cosy, fully furnished in elegant new-old style, the mixture of old and new is there everywhere and it... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The holiday farm, immersed in the amazing scenery of the Stagnone Natural Reservation in Marsala, is hosted inside an eighteenth century "baglio", that is a typical Sicilian structure belonging to a noble family and recently refurbished. The name of the farm (portazza is door) comes from an ancient gate leading to the Lilybeum harbour, the largest in Sicily, which later the Arabs called Marzakalla, God's Harbour, whence the present name of Marsala town. In 1800 the land was purchased by a noble family, the Montaltos, who built there a "baglio", a typical rural building characterized by a large internal court, as well as several lodgings, stables, stores for the harvest, surrounded by farmed lands. The "baglio" was inhabited by the landowners themselves during the summertime, but also by the farmers who worked there all the year round or for the season. The structure had remained unchanged till the recent refurbishing which permitted a restoration respectful of the existing building and, at the same time, its transformation into a comfortable farm based on rural tourism activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Portazza Resort

Address: Contrada Dammusello 624, 91025, Marsala, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Trapani > Marsala
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
La Portazza Resort Marsala, Sicily
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