Grand Hotel Capodimonte
LocationThe hotel is ideal for long stays and interesting excursions to Capri (25 minutes), Naples (an hour's drive), Pompeii (35 minutes), Mount Vesuvius and the Amalfi coast (30 minutes). Sorrento is a lovely town located on a 'tufa' bank facing the Gulf of Naples and is home to a diverse variety of vegetation, such as citrus groves, olive trees, palm trees and other subtropical plants. The hotel is set on the slopes of a green hill and is surrounded by a 50,000-square-metre garden of lemon trees, orange trees and olive trees. This hotel is just a couple of minutes' walk from the centre of Sorrento, and it expands out onto several levels with panoramic terraces facing the charming Gulf of Naples and Mount Vesuvius. The beach is just 500 metres from the hotel and guests will find restaurants, shops, bar and nightlife within 5 minutes' walk. There are links to the public transport network in the immediate vicinity and the bus and train station are roughly 500 metres away. Naples-Capodichino airport is roughly 45 km from the hotel.
Facilities2 junior suites, 2 suites, 4 single rooms and 178 double rooms are located on 6 storeys and can be reached by lift. The multilingual staff at the reception desk in the lobby are ready to assist you with check-in and check-out. Amenities include a cloakroom, a baggage storage service and a safe. Wireless internet access (for a fee) allows guests to stay connected while on holiday. The tour desk offers assistance with booking excursions. There are a number of shops as well. A garden provides extra space for rest and relaxation in the open air. Additional amenities include a TV room and a library. Guests arriving by car can park their vehicles in the garage (for a fee) or in the car park (for a fee). Further services and facilities include a babysitting service, a childcare service, medical assistance, room service (for a fee), a laundry service, a coin-operated laundry and a page service. Complimentary newspapers are available. The business centre is on hand for guests' business requirements and provides a projector. The conference room is available for conferences, lectures and meetings.
RoomsRooms are equipped with air conditioning and individually adjustable heating. Guests can enjoy the sea view from a balcony or terrace. Rooms have a double bed or a king-size bed. Children's beds and extra beds can be requested for younger guests. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. Guests will also find a mini fridge included among the standard features. A direct dial telephone, a television with satellite/cable channels, a radio and WiFi (no extra charge) are provided as well. A selection of pillows ensures a comfortable night's sleep. Bathrooms are equipped with a shower, a bathtub and a bidet. A hairdryer is also provided. For extra comfort in the bathrooms, guests are offered cosmetic products. Guests can also book wheelchair-friendly rooms with wheelchair-accessible bathrooms. The hotel has family rooms, 186 non-smoking rooms and smoking rooms.
Sports/EntertainmentWhether more active or in need of rest and relaxation, guests are sure to find a great way to enjoy their holiday in the pool complex, which includes an indoor and children's area and a total of 5 pools. Guests can treat themselves to refreshing drinks at the poolside snack bar and a relaxing soak in the hot tub. A terrace with sun loungers and parasols is available. Water sports enthusiasts are offered canoeing. Sport and leisure facilities at the hotel include a gym, table tennis and callisthenics. A spa, hydrotherapy treatments and solarium are available in the wellness area. Parents can unwind while the kids can participate in an entertainment programme full of fun activities.
MealsDining facilities include a dining room, a breakfast room and a bar. Guests can enjoy the culinary delights of the non-smoking, air-conditioned restaurant, which provides high chairs for children. Catering options include bed and breakfast and half board. A continental breakfast buffet guarantees a great start to the day. At lunch and dinner, guests can choose between a buffet, Ã la carte and a set menu. Special meals, including diet meals, are also available.