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Donna Carmela Resort & Lodges combines the charm of a Sicilian dwelling of the end of the 19th century with the contemporary and minimalist interior design enclosed in the green setting of Mediterranean and subtropical plants of the Piante Faro nursery. 28 finely furnished rooms, each with a unique style. These include the elegant annexe, a haven for pleasure and the splendid imperial suite, a restored antique villa with 5 bedrooms and in each private bathroom and large heated pool. For lovers of discreet luxury DonnaCarmela also offers 8 design lodges in bio-architecture, some of which have a lava stone Jacuzzi.
Resort & Lodges


Luxury between the fire of the Etna volcano and the blue Jonian sea. The 29 accommodations between rooms and suites of DonnaCarmela Resort express detailed elegance, enchanting views and total privacy will leave you with a pleasant feeling of well-being for body and mind.

La Cucina di Donna Carmela

Chef Piergiorgio Alecci

The careful selection of top quality ingredients are at the base of the proposals of the restaurant menu to deligh tevery taste. DonnaCarmela’s extensive wine list, elegantly stored in a glass cellar, gives you the opportunity to taste the best of Etna and Sicily and to sip the story of our excellent red Pietra dolce Archineri and Etna Rosso Vigna Barbagalli.


Donna Carmela is the ideal location to organize any type of event, in a context of ease and tranquility, with the guarantee of a high quality services. A world of sensations and creations tailored, for an exclusive event in a dream like setting with incomparable charm.

Aperitif by the pool

Path of aromas in the garden

Tasting of Etna wines

Massages in the garden

Get married in the DonnaCarmela Resort

Hotel Info

Check In, Check out and main services

Check In

3:00 pm

Pets Allowed


Check Out

11:00 am

Parking area



  • Gym
  • Massage room
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • bar
  • Laundry
  • Private balcony
  • free Wi-Fi
  • Sky TV
  • Luggage transport
  • In-room coffee machine
  • Concierge
  • Air conditioning


Donna Carmela Resort & Lodges is a romantic, eco-friendly structure situated between Etna and Ionian Sea. The late nineteenth century boutique resort is surrounded by 10.000 square meters of mediterranean and subtropical plants including more than 5.000 varieties of bushes and flowers of Piante Faro company. All of those plants are spreading typical Sicilian scent in every part of the resort , and thus gifts this location enchanting landscapes and a unique charm which makes you relax.


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