The Villa

Created from the skilful renovation of a ruin, immersed in the Madonie park, Villa Magliolo, is the ideal home for those who love contact with nature and the sea. A 15 minutes drive from the center of Cefalù and the beach, it is the ideal place to spend a peaceful and relaxing holiday, immersed in the greenery of the Madonie park.


Villa Magliolo, a magic place
in the heart of the Madonie


Why choose Ruya

Exclusive Location

A breathtaking panorama welcomes the guests: on one side the Mediterreanean Sea, from the Gulf of Pollina to the Aeolian Islands, and on the other side the Madonie illuminated in the evening by the villages of Pollina and San Mauro. On the estate there are olive trees, cork oaks and oaks as well as vegetation typical for the region.

Comfort & Relax

Facing the house, a swimming pool with wooden and lava stone platforms, equipped with sun loungers and umbrellas, offers guests an enchanting view of the sea as far as the Aeolian Islands.

Services and Excursions

It is possible to request a shuttle service to and from Palermo airport for an additional fee, as well as other services on request, such as boat trips in the Gulf of Cefalù to admire the Rocca and the Cathedral, the Norman jewel of Sicily, and trips to the Aeolian Islands. On request, we can also organize guide tours in Cefalù, trips to the villages of the Madonie, Castelbuono, Pollina and Santo Stefano di Camastra (known for its hand-made ceramics and majolica) as well as to the wineries in the area.

Home Chef

It is possible to organize dinners at our villa, with the chef Ignazio Messina, enjoying typical dishes of the Sicilian and Mediterranean tradition.