About us

The owners and managers of the Palazzo, Gioacchino and Nicoletta Lanza Tomasi, Duke and Duchess of Palma, have returned to Palermo, making it their permanent home, after many years of living all over the world.

On their return, they continued and have now completed the restoration of their family home and the rental apartments.

The couple speak Italian, English, French, German, Spanish and Russian.


The Duke is the adopted son and literary heir of Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa, as well as a musicologist and opera manager.
He is the President of the Association of Historic Houses of Sicily.

The Duchess, a former interpreter and music festival organizer, is originally from Venice.
She is an accomplished cook and has embraced the Sicilian culinary and cultural traditions with a passion.

Via Butera, 28 - 90133
Palermo Italy

+39 333 3165432
+39 366 4143887


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