Country House Villadorata is a small boutique hotel near the Baroque city of Noto in southeastern Sicily, set amidst olive groves and only a short drive from the secluded, crystalline beaches.
How would you describe Dimora delle Balze in a nutshell?
Dimora delle Balze is a 19th-century farm estate that’s been transformed into a hotel, with 11 uniquely designed rooms, a swimming pool and a wellness area.
What was the inspiration and story behind Dimora delle Balze?
The estate was originally built in 1886 by a wealthy farmer and was purchased by the current owner in 2008. After 9 years of restoration works, in collaboration with designers Draga Obradovic and Stefano Guidotti, it opened as a hotel in 2017.
How would you describe the atmosphere and interior design at Dimora delle Balze?
When you step into Dimora delle Balze, you are transported to another time, as all of the walls and ceilings are original and there are numerous vintage pieces. But there are also touches of the contemporary, with many of the furnishings custom-designed1, so you know you are in the present.
To you personally, what is so special about the property?
It’s the combination of simplicity with an exclusive, luxurious atmosphere.
Is Dimora delle Balze suitable for families with children?
Yes, families with children of all ages are welcome.