Hotel Corallo SorrentoRione Cappuccini, 12 Sant'Agnello di Sorrento, Italy
Hotel Corallo is a few minutes far, from the town centre of Sorrento and it is situated on the cliff above the Marina of Santâ€™Agnello, with on front the whole Neapolitan bay. It enjoys a charming and quite position with large sunny terraces laden of flowers. The Gulf of Naples with the sky reflecting on the sea, it seems to enter every room and makes for every Guest a special fascination.
It was built on the remains of the Nymphs Roman Temple situated next to the historical residence of the Capuchin monks. An elegant patrician house which at the end of the 1920s, became hotel and the name was â€œCappucciniâ€. The building was kept in its original style. Soon it became a meeting point for Intellectuals and Artists and in 1930 gave hospitality to the writer Luigi Pirandello. During the following years, the name moved in â€œHotel Rexâ€ and in 1960 â€œHotel Coralloâ€ definitively.
On the spacious and elegant terraces, full of flowers, you can relax with a good book or with a drink prepared with great attention by Peppe. Only the sounds of the seagulls and the voices of the far bathers, they will disturb you. From the balconies of the rooms you admire the splendid Sorrentine Peninsula, from the ruins of Villa Pollio, of â€œRegina Giovannaâ€, to Punta Gradelle. It seems as if you could touch the Bay of Naples from Pompei to Capo Miseno and even Ischia.
Special drinks are prepared by Peppe and served to the coral coloured terraces or to the rooms.
Every historical residence, dating back to the last century, offers a variety of different rooms in that style. The Corallo has 60 rooms and almost have a balcony with terrace on the cliff above the sea. The Clients, can spend a large part of their stay, admiring the flowers and Mediterranean vegetation or the sea.
THE SEA â€“ Beach and Pool:
The nearby Marinella beach attracts many tourists to its volcanic sands. Many Clients who love the quite and splendid sights of Capri, Ischia, Procida, Positano, Amalfi and the tiny Galli Islesthey like to spend long lazy days in the sun, either on their own boat or as an organized excursions, sailing the Tyrrhenian Sea. The use of the nearby pool can be booked at room confirmation.
The traditional Neapolitan specialities of Chef Antonio, change, accordingly to the season. The Mediterranean style dishes are light, fragrant, tasty and leave you feeling healthy even after a sumptuosus meal. International dishes are also offered on request. The prestigious wine list, which also changes seasonally, is looked after by Sig. Angelo, who for many years has used his knowledge of Guests tastes to ensure that only the best Italian wines, only, are offered.
The breathtaking panorama from the open-air terraces and the high quality well chosen dishes makes every occasion unforgettable. Therefore, it is no surprise that young couples, from all over the world admire the hotel like a possible dream. Japanese, English, Americans and others, enjoy their Wedding Party or Honeymoon with the delights of the Hotel, reflecting their dream programs to the beauty of Capri, Positano and Amalfi.
PARKING – TRANSFERS – EXCURSIONS:
Hotel has private parking and the daily cost for the car is Euro 10. It is possible to book the place at room confirmation. The front desk organizes private transfers from Naples or Rome â€“ Station or Airport. Daily excursions are daily organized to Positano, Amalfi, Capri, Ravello, Pompei, Naples, Paestum etc. They are private organized.