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Grand Hotel Vesuvio

Star Rating: 5 star

in Sorrento, Neapolitan Riviera, Italy

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Grand Hotel Vesuvio details

“With a star-studded history and fantastic views over the Sorrento coastline, the Grand Hotel Vesuvio oozes old Italian charm.”

The Grand Hotel Vesuvio first opened back in 1882. Since then, it’s attracted guests like Errol Flynn and Grace Kelly. Its most celebrated Italian guest, opera singer Enrico Caruso, even has a restaurant named after him – a swanky rooftop affair with fabulous views over the Bay of Naples.

Inside, everything is on a grand scale. There’s a huge marble lobby and breakfast restaurant with picture windows overlooking the hills. As for the bedrooms, they’re fairly simple. The best are those facing the coast – their balconies look out over the sea and Mount Vesuvius.

There’s a pool here, too. It’s a large affair with a snack bar alongside it. Elsewhere, you’ll find a luxurious spa offering a hydrotherapy pool, gym and indulgent massages.

Location-wise, the hotel sits in the hills at the back of Sorrento. There’s a regular courtesy bus to run you into town, or you can take a cab or local bus.

Location

• Set 50m back from the main road • 2km to centre of Sorrento • 700m to tiny Tonnarella pebble beach; entrance fee • Timetabled hotel bus into the resort centre • Local bus runs to Sorrento

Transfer time


1 hr 30 mins - 2 hrs

Swimming pool


• Large pool • Pool bar • Pretty terrace • Sunbeds

Meals


• Spacious restaurant • Continental buffet breakfast • Weekly speciality dinner • A la carte dinner menu available • Evening meals can be changed to a packed lunch or lunch served either by the pool or in the main restaurant • Complimentary wine, local beer and soft drinks with dinner - Summer only • Flexible dining: Half board guests may choose either lunch or dinner. Guests can advise on arrival at the hotel

Entertainment


• Live piano music most evenings • Bar leading off the restaurant • Lounge area

Other facilities


• Air-conditioning, 1 Jun-30 Sep 16:00-08:00

Room facilities


All rooms have satellite TV and hairdryer. Standard rooms have 2 or 3 beds. Seaview rooms also overlooking the pool and Single rooms available.

Rooms:


230

Lifts:


3

Official rating:


4 Star

Extra Local Charges


Some facilities may incur extra local charges, please see the A-Z Guide

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