Il Picciolo Etna Golf Resort & Spa

Italy, Sardinia & Sicily

Situated between Mount Etna, Nebrodi Park and Alcantara, Picciolo’s unique and secluded location paves the way for a one of a kind golf holiday. Furthermore, with its extensive facilities and beautiful onsite golf course, Il Picciolo Etna Golf Resort & Spa is one of very best golfing venues in the country.

Golf Courses

Located onsite at this stunning 4-star resort is Il Picciolo Golf Club, Sicily’s first ever 18-hole golf course. Dating back to 1989, Picciolo is a fantastic course characterised by lava stone, with brilliant amenities across the entire golf club for your convenience.


There are 98 rooms and suites across this beautiful, secluded resort. These are separated into suites with a view, junior suites with mezzanine level, deluxe rooms and classic rooms, all of which provide modern, elegant aesthetics and comfort. Standard room amenities Wi-Fi, a flat screen television and air-con.

Restaurant & Bars

At the onsite restaurant, The Il Picciolo Restaurant, guests can indulge in the tastes and flavours of Sicily. The dishes embody true Sicily, offering locally sourced dishes and an extensive wine list in a sophisticated and stylish setting. Furthermore, visitors can make full use of the other food and beverage outlets, namely La Ghlandala, Il Pameto in the clubhouse, and in the lounge bar (Birdie Bar).

Spa & Leisure

At Il Picciolo, the facilities don’t end at the many restaurants. There is also a spa, onsite golf at Il Picciolo Golf Club, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and some absolutely breath-taking bike routes, which we would highly recommend.

SPA Il Picciolo provides guests with a rejuvenation centre of various spa amenities available at your fingertips. Featuring a sauna, hammam area, water paradise area, whirlpool, water therapy pool, relaxation area, fitness area, and of course individual treatment rooms, there is an endless supply of ways to relax.


Il Picciolo borders the famous Mount Etna, approximately an hour from Catania Fontanarossa Airport and the nearest town of Catania.


Visiting the various sites and surroundings are a must, and none more so than taking a trip to the highest active volcano in Europe. Guide your way to this truly exceptional UNESCO World Heritage Site where you can gaze out over the horizon with views across the Aeolian Islands and Malta on a clear day. Another highly rated site are the Gorges of Alcantara. These Gorges are a thing of beauty and are formed of a canyon of lava.

Other exciting things to do within the vicinity Il Picciolo included guided alpine walks, sailing, wine tasting, rock climbing, rafting and helicopter rides.