This family-friendly beach hotel is set on the site of ancient Greek-Roman ruins. The main entrance to the spa complex faces a picturesque square. The air-conditioned club resort was established in the 1950s by the publisher and film producer Angelo Rizzoli, and it offers beautiful sea views and 128 guest rooms. Guests are welcomed in a lobby with a 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities and lift access to the upper floors. Further facilities include a hairdressing salon, games room, TV lounge, kids' club, conference facilities, a bar and a car park. Internet access, room service, a laundry service and a bicycle hire service are all offered for additional fees.
The hotel is located directly on the seashore, in the midst of a peaceful bay surrounded by rocky shores and luscious Mediterranean vegetation. The hotel is located 200 metres from the township of Lacco Ameno in Ischia, the largest Neapolitan island in the Gulf of Naples, 4 km from the continental coast. There are shops 5 minutes' walk from the hotel and links to the public transport network are 10 minutes away on foot. Naples and its train station are approximately 50 minutes on public transport and other nearby places of interest include Negombo Thermal Park (800 metres away), Sant'Angelo and Mount Epomeo (10 km away), Poseidon Thermal Park (8 km away) and Aragonese Castle (40 minutes' drive). Naples-Capodichino airport is approximately 40 km from the hotel.
Each room features an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, a radio, Internet access, a safe, minibar, individually regulated air conditioning and central heating.
The hotel offers 4 heated swimming pools (2 indoor and 2 outdoor) with a children's swimming area, a poolside snack bar and a sun terrace with sun loungers and parasols laid out for use. The spa centre offers a sauna, steam room, hot tub, massages and spa treatments (fees apply for all spa activities. Guests may also work out in the on-site gym, or enjoy a game of tennis or table tennis. Horse riding and biking are offered for additional fees, as is waterskiing, diving, windsurfing, motor boating, sailing, canoeing and pedal boating. The hotel puts on entertainment programmes for adults and children. Sun loungers and parasols are provided on the nearby sandy/rocky beach.
Buffets are served for breakfast and lunch. À la carte options are available for lunch and dinner.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
By car: leave the motorway and take the Naples ring road (tangenziale), following signs towards Pozzuoli as far as the Via Campana exit; from here follow the signs to the port of Pozzuoli (for Medmar and Caremar car ferries).
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV