Club Med is proud to announce the recent expansion of their ‘Exclusive Collection’ with the opening of Club Med Cefalu, Italy, the first luxury 5-Trident resort in the Mediterranean. Located on the northern coast of Sicily, Cefalu has breath-taking panoramic views, situated within a natural reserve of rugged cliffs. The resort will join the likes of Club Med Finolhu Villas to comprise the allinclusive holiday provider’s exquisite Exclusive Collection, which offers premium guest benefits and personalised services for those looking to relax and enjoy the ultimate hassle-free luxury holiday.
Marine Blanchetier, Marketing Manager for Club Med Pacific, says, “We’ve continued to see an increase in travellers seeking high-end luxury accommodation and experiences and we’re proud to be expanding our Exclusive Collection in line with this. Club Med continues to provide amazing services worldwide and we look forward to inviting guests to experience this at Club Med Cefalu. It truly is the ultimate opportunity to unwind, reconnect and embrace the Sicilian art de vivre.”
Club Med Cefalu, Sicily Situated in a picturesque old town 90 minutes from Palermo airport lays Club Med Cefalu, peacefully positioned away from tourist hot spots, featuring charming winding alleys, a dramatic cathedral and crystal-clear waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea below. Amidst this stunning location with 180-degree views over the bay, Cefalu demonstrates Club Med’s innovation, offering premium guest benefits and personalised services while providing an authentic Italian experience.

At Cefalu, guests can enjoy a myriad of water sports including all-new electric surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, scuba diving, a dip in Sicily’s first natural swimming pool in the resort’s Zen Zone, and much more. Those looking to unwind on the shores can enjoy sports like volleyball and tennis or pamper themselves with a world-class beauty experience at the Parisian Carita spa.
Three restaurants offer their own take on Sicilian cuisine, with breath-taking views over Cefalu Bay on the resort’s cliff-side terraces. Led by Michelin-star chef Andrea Berton who created the five-star menu at the Il Palazzo Gourmet Lounge, indulge in a selection of fresh local and international cuisine, craft gelato, home-grown specialities counter with streamer arancini, mozzarella in carroza, and granita, all accompanied by Italian, French and international wines, live music in the evenings, and décor inspired by the stars of Italian cinema.
The opening of Club Med Cefalu celebrates a milestone for the business, adding a sixth resort to its renowned Exclusive Collection.
Exclusive Collection Club Med’s Exclusive Collection treats guests to luxurious accommodation and design inspired by their surroundings, intimate resort areas with lower capacity, access to private lounges and pools, and complimentary champagne from 6pm – all with Club Med’s signature friendly service and all-inclusive offering. Each Club Med experience is customised to the needs of guests with a dedicated concierge service, private transfers, plus many more resort-specific benefits to discover upon arrival.
Club Med’s Exclusive Collection compromises of its most luxurious chalets, villas, resorts and five star spaces across the globe, including:
Villas & Chalets
• Albion Villas, Mauritius – private multi-bedroom villas inspired by the essence of Mauritian design
• Finolhu Villas, Maldives – exceptional private eco-friendly villas just a stone’s throw away from Club Med Kani – barefoot luxury at its best
• Valmorel Chalets, France – a friendly, intimate setting that sets you on course for an unforgettable family holiday for guests of all ages
• La Plantation D’Albion, Mauritius – striking nature and vibrant immersions in the Mauritian art of living, Club Med La Plantation d’Albion will enchant you with its sublime experiences and unique local culture
• Cefalu – A chic Sicilian paradise set on rugged cliffs offering a perfect haven to soak up the authentic Mediterranean flavours and styles of Italy
Five star luxury spaces
• Manta exclusive space at Kani Maldives – the perfect option for those in search of privacy in paradise without sacrificing the Club Med spirit