- This landmark hotel looks out onto the open water of Cala di Volpe Bay, boasting one of the most idyllic settings in Costa Smeralda. Sophisticated Mediterranean design, home-grown food, and top notch facilities – including a private beach and Shiseido spa – make for a luxuriously exclusive retreat.
- The Hotel Cala di Volpe’s exterior was conceived by his creator ‘sculptor of houses’ Jacques Couëlle to look like an ancient Mediterranean fishing village – a private compound of interconnecting terracotta rooftops, turrets, porticoes and terraces abloom with bougainvillea.
- From crystal-clear turquoise water, pristine beaches and untouched nature to funky beach clubs and a new holistic approach to well-being. Costa Smeralda and its surroundings offer a lot of exciting excursions, places to be discovered and hidden corners to be explored.
- The Barbecue Restaurant is one of the most famous spots on the whole of the Costa Smeralda; even Princess Diana and Jackie Onassis have anchored up their yachts in the hotel’s private marina to sample the restaurant’s laidback Sardinian cuisine.
- Dramatic rock formations—windswept into sculptural reliefs by the Mistral—are as characteristic of the area’s astonishing beauty as the fragrance of laurel, oleander, and juniper carried on the ocean breeze. The meandering coast forms hidden inlets of aqua blue water perfect for swimming, snorkeling, and scuba diving.
- From a height of 344 meters including 200 overlooking the sea, the promontory, can be reached on foot through the lovely Cala Moresca or by boat through the enchanting coast of Cala Greca.
- In Arzachena, a few kilometers away from the hotel, it is possible to visit one of the main Nuragic sites of Sardinia recognized as a World Heritage by Unesco.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Enjoy our beautiful land by having a horse ride. Guests can choose between individual or group excursions, appreciating the landscape and views from the beaches and coastal areas, or savoring the taste of the wild and intense scents of the Mediterranean.
The clear waters of Costa Smeralda are a stimulating challenge for those passionate about fishing. The great variety of fishes makes our sea the ideal setting to fish as there are many different activities to choose from.
According to golf insiders, the Pevero Golf Club—with its unforgettable panorama—is heralded as one of the most stunning golf courses in the world. Opened in 1972 under the direction of legendary golf course and landscape architect Robert Trent Jones, the course gained international acclaim so rapidly that it was elected to host the 1978 Italian Golf Open. To this day, the Pevero Golf Club attracts a loyal clientele of the most experienced and passionate golf players from across the globe.
The four-square-mile course is nestled in between the glittering emerald waters of the bay of Cala di Volpe and the Gulf of Pevero—in the very heart of the fabulous Costa Smeralda. Likened to a lush green carpet, the sweeping fairways and meticulous greens not only benefit from the brilliance of the original design, but also from the continuous research conducted on the wind, rain, soil, and temperature changes by the dedicated staff of greenkeepers.
In addition to the many activities and facilities offered by our hotels you can choose to practice, if you prefer, your favorite sports such as football and squash, spending time with friends and family whilst having fun in every possible way.
Since 1994 this archipelago is a World Heritage Site by Unesco and consists of seven major islands. Spend a whole day discovering the wild beauty of the beaches and coves accessible only by boat, dive into the crystal-clear water noticing hundreds of fishes passing around you, and, eventually enjoy the magic sunset with its stunning colors that reminds tropical beaches.
Arzachena is a town in Costa Smeralda which boasts 88 kilometers of coastline dotted with numerous coves and bays that have maderenowned the sea of Sardinia. Apart from the amazing sea, also the natural areas that surround this town are gorgeous; for instance, at the ponds of Saloni you can admire various species of marsh birds part of the fauna of this beautiful area.
This church has been designed in the sixties by the famous architect Busiri Vici. Precious masterpieces can be observed inside this holy place. Among the various artworks there are the bronze doors of Minguzzi, the priceless pipe organ of De Martino and two ancient German crucifixes. The exterior is also full of surprises, one of them is the stunning view of Porto Cervo.
These desert islands, in the southeast of Porto Cervo, are part of an important international park, the bay of Porto Li Nibani offers uncrowded coves where relaxation and solitude can be enjoyed while admiring the view. Monte Zoppu offers to athletes a fascinating view over Costa Smeralda.
Spending an afternoon on the road accompanied by the scent of gorse will be something memorable. Why not enjoy an afternoon at the wheel of your car exploring the panoramic road that links Arzachena to the coast of Cannigione – La Conia through the hill of Micalosu. This road offers an incommensurable perspective of Arzachena’s Gulf and the islands of La Maddalena.
Every year thousands of yachts, sailboats and yachts decide to berth in this bay only for enjoying moments of amusement in the renowned “Piazzetta delle Chiacchiere.” Small alleys will guide you through the typical constructions of Costa Smeralda. The small hamlet of Arzachena assumed this name because of its geographic conformation which seems to shape a deer’s head
This fraction of Olbia offers some of the best beaches in Costa Smeralda as the Sassi Beach, Punta Volpe and Ira beach with its sand which reminds tropical islands. Porto Rotondo is very famous for its nightlife and its bars, why not Indulge a cocktail in the main Piazzetta?
According to history in prehistoric times the first local people sought refuge under it, in Roman times the area was called Turubulus Maior (large mushroom). Ages of rain and wind were able to model this rock shapeing it like a mushroom until it becomes the symbol of Arzachena.
Since 2004, between late May and early June, famous drivers from all around the world will compete for the dirt and winding roads for the Italian round of the World Championship. The event takes place on the roads around the mountains of Porto Cervo and the areas of Gallura.
If water is your natural element, the crystal-clear sea of Costa Smeralda is the perfect stage for a wide range of thrilling watersport activities. Our tranquil seabed creates perfect conditions for paddle boarding and kayaking, while the most adventurous can enjoy scuba diving and windsurfing too.
Overlooking one of the most beautiful bays of the Costa Smeralda, the Hotel Cala di Volpe was built to resemble an ancient fishing village, with porches, granite flooring, arches and stairs. A wooden bridge plunges into the crystalline waters of the sea while the beach is surrounded by juniper and myrtle bushes: typical Sardinian rocks span the bay, helping to create the unique atmosphere for one of the most beautiful landscapes in the Mediterranean.
Stretching out over the bay like a timeless village, a hotel of essential elegance immersed in the colors of nature. A world apart, a five-star legend. Revel in an extensive selection of outdoor activities, from water sports in the crystal clear bay to swimming in the magnificent outdoor pool. The private white sand beach and the legendary 18-hole Pevero Golf Club are both just moments away. Each of the 124 guest rooms—including 97 sea view rooms and 17 suites—creates a tableau of rustic elegance with its superb hand crafted Sardinian furnishings, customised artwork, and kaleidoscope of pastel accents so distinct to the region.
A haven of thoughtful comforts and exquisite local design, each of the 121 guest rooms celebrate the region’s natural beauty and superb Sardinian artistry. Simple whitewashed walls are decorated with whimsical trompe l’oeil paintings, unique to each room. Accents of soft pastel colours echo the landscape’s spring and summer palette. Handcrafted furniture is painted to match each room’s singular theme, complemented further by vibrant ceramic tile work on the floors and in the bathrooms. Linger on your private terrace in a plush bathrobe and slippers, while soaking in the stunning panorama of land and sea, before retreating into the marble bathroom, where our premium bath products await. Refresh yourself with bottled water, replenished daily and enjoy the generous selection of treats—many of local origin—found in each room’s refreshment centre. High-Speed Internet Access provides a seamless connection to life at home, while multiple-language satellite channels, flat screen LCD televisions, Your next stay at this Luxury Collection hotel will be enriched by our smoke-free guest rooms.
Overlooking the hotel’s lush inner courtyard from private balconies, Classic Double Rooms immerse guests in the indigenous fragrances of eucalyptus, juniper, and myrtle. These intimate perches—furnished with a rustic coffee table and chairs typical of the region—offer an enchanting beginning and end to a Mediterranean day. Indoors, each room is distinguished by its own pastel color scheme, ranging from powdery pinks and aqua blues to soft reds and golden yellows. This emblematic thread is repeated in the brilliant ceramic tile floor and charming array of Sardinian furniture, which is handcrafted and embellished by local artisans. Additionally, distinctive white walls feature the French trompe l’oeil painting technique, creating a charming optical illusion of three-dimensional objects and scenes that celebrate domestic life and homegrown folklore heroes. A plush armchair and a coffee table encourage downtime, enhanced by the LCD flat screen television featuring movies in multiple languages and a DVD player. Complimentary High-Speed Internet Access adds to the entertainment options.
Captivating peeks of the sparkling Mediterranean Sea greet guests from spacious private balconies or patios in our Superior Rooms. Furnished with a rustic table and chairs typical of the region, these alluring perches showcase Sardinia’s unrivaled seascape and exquisite climate, sunrise to sunset. Indoors, each room is distinguished by its own pastel color scheme, ranging from powdery pinks and aqua blues to soft reds and golden yellows. This emblematic thread is repeated in the brilliant ceramic tile floor and charming array of Sardinian furniture, which is handcrafted and embellished by local artisans. Additionally, distinctive white walls feature the French trompe l’oeil painting technique, creating a charming optical illusion of three-dimensional objects and scenes that celebrate domestic life and homegrown folklore heroes. In the sitting area, two plush armchairs and a coffee table encourage downtime, enhanced by the LCD flat screen television featuring movies in multiple languages and a DVD player. Complimentary High-Speed Internet Access adds to the entertainment options.
Extraordinary in name and design, our larger Premium Rooms highlight unsurpassed views of the emerald green Cala di Volpe Bay and the turquoise sea beyond from spacious private balconies or patios. Furnished with a rustic table and chairs typical of the region, these alluring perches inspire treasured memories. Indoors, each room is distinguished by its own pastel color scheme, ranging from powdery pinks and aqua blues to soft reds and golden yellows. This emblematic thread is repeated in the brilliant ceramic tile floor and charming array of Sardinian furniture, which is handcrafted and embellished by local artisans. Additionally, distinctive white walls feature the French trompe l’oeil painting technique, creating a charming optical illusion of three-dimensional objects and scenes that celebrate domestic life and homegrown folklore heroes. In the sitting area, two plush armchairs and a coffee table encourage downtime, enhanced by the LCD flat screen television featuring movies in multiple languages and a DVD player. Complimentary High-Speed Internet Access adds to the entertainment options.
Our 5 Deluxe Suites with Garden View create a private resort oasis adorned with Sardinian textiles, furnishings and artwork. The airy layout is drenched in natural light from the multiple picture windows, each framed in a wash of pastel paint. A spacious living room with a large adjoining terrace overlooks the unique Sardinian wildlife.
Luxurious and appointed, with traditional Sardinian crafts, some with separate seating room. The large-scale ceramic tiles on the floors are hand fired by local artisans to complement the colour scheme of each suite. Large adjoining terraces boast uninterrupted views of the glittering Mediterranean Sea.
Roof Top Penthouse Suite
The multilevel Penthouse Suite, located in the resort tower, boasts light-filled space, crowned by a rooftop terrace with swimming pool. Minimalist décor highlights the careful placement of local artwork, while the glorious colors of the coastline are reflected in hand-painted tables and armoires, arched window frames, and ceramic-tiled floors. Two airy living rooms feature plush armchairs, couches, and hand-crafted furniture—made exclusively for this suite. Rich tapestries adorn the walls alongside trompe l’oeil paintings depicting heroic scenes from Gallurian folklore. A dark wooden desk is designed for private correspondence, while a private fax machine and complimentary High-Speed Internet Access offer seamless connection to home or the office. A state-of-the-art stereo system with an extensive CD selection and two flat screen TVs with DVD players and a private video library offer deluxe entertainment. A fitness area with state-of-the-art equipment allows guests to complete a rigorous workout in privacy.
Capturing the essence of rustic style, each Classic Single Room is appointed with a charming selection of local crafts and furnishings, all designed by master Sardinian artisans. The clean simplicity of whitewashed walls is contrasted by quaint alcoves, decorated with paintings of blossoming flowers. Ceramic tiles, fired in the vibrant hues so distinct to the region, grace the floors of the bedroom. A small desk sits in one of the picture windows. Complimentary High-Speed Internet Access facilitates connecting with loved ones at home. A LCD flat screen TV with satellite channels is complemented by a DVD player. The supremely comfortable signature Luxury Collection king-size bed sits in the middle of the room, dressed in pure white cotton bedding and topped with a lightweight duvet and feather or hypoallergenic pillows.
As the day unfolds, Hotel Cala di Volpe’s restaurants and bars are an inspired backdrop where the discerning and sophisticated converge. The hotel’s enduring energy prevails through its variety of epicurean experiences, inspired by a vibrant gastronomic creativity. Sample the freshest local fish and meat at the iconic pool-side Barbecue Restaurant, which encourages long, lingering lunches. When evening falls, fashion heats up and guests step out in their finery to enjoy cocktails on the terrace of the recently renovaed Atrium Bar, facing the shimmering bay, or dine shoulder-to-shoulder on refined cuisine at Cala di Volpe Restaurant. For an exotic indulgence, Chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa, with ‘Matsuhisa at Cala di Volpe’ restaurant, completes the selection, featuring Japanese cuisine Nobu style in a completely renewed location, the iconic Bar Pontile, overlooking the charming pier and the yachts berthed in the most glamorous bay of the Mediterranean.
A fresh tribute to traditional Sardinian and Mediterranean cuisine, the Cala Restaurant at Hotel Cala di Volpe has long been the undisputed gourmet’s choice for guests along the entire Costa Smeralda. The restaurant’s elegant white stucco arches, exquisite handcrafted Sardinian furnishings in hues of red, yellow, and gold, and terracotta tile floor set the stage for an unforgettable meal. Floor-to-ceiling windows frame spectacular views of the sea, while the soft flicker of candles imitates the glittering lights strung around the harbor. Executive Chef Maurizio Locatelli and his stellar team preside over the kitchen, creating a sumptuous menu of Mediterranean specialties daily. His legendary buffets boast an unrivalled selection of antipasti, inspired by regional recipes using the freshest local produce, cheeses, meats, and seafood.
From ‘farm to table’: an authentic and genuine countryside experience inspired by a new approach to wellbeing. A 20 seats only restaurant in the Vegetable Garden. The family-style dinner is upon request and is only available for group reservations.
Cala Pizza & Pasta
Do not miss the opportunity to celebrate the Italian cuisine. Join us at the Pool Bar for a new culinary journey and taste a fine selection of signature pizzas and pastas.
Cala di Volpe Barbecue
The poolside alfresco setting of the Barbecue enjoys picturesque views of the emerald colored bay. Lavish lunch buffets presented on slabs of Sardinian marble display mouth-watering local delicacies, from fresh seafood to homemade pastas.
Cala Beach Club
Featuring a lounge and restaurant area, the perfect summer escape located along the private beach of the Hotel Cala di Volpe, Cala Beach Club is an elegant and vibrant oasis of relaxation surrounded by a postcard-worthy landscape.
La Cave Privè Dining
Reminiscent of an ancient stone grotto, La Cave Privè Dining delights with its undeniably romantic ambience. Guests are invited to sample from over 400 bottles of the world’s finest wines, each tucked into openings hewn directly into the stone walls.
Completely renovated in 2019, the Lobby Bar is the hotel meeting point and the perfect place to taste exquisite cocktails on a warm summer night.
The enchanting Atrium Bar at the Hotel Cala di Volpe enjoys a winning combination of stunning bay views, striking architecture, live piano music, and a menu of tempting cocktails such as the signature Bellini.
Bar La Piazzetta
A rustic hideaway with rough-hewn wooden beams across the ceiling and exposed stone along its walls, Bar La Piazzetta offers our guests an informal spot to enjoy a cooling drink and savory snacks throughout the day.
Matsuhisa At Cala Di Volpe
For an exotic indulgence, Chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa, with ‘Matsuhisa at Cala di Volpe’restaurant, completes the selection of dining choices at Hotel Cala di Volpe, featuring his revolutionary Japanese cusine Nobu style in a completely renewed location in the original core of the hotel, overlooking the charming pier and the yachts berthed in the most glamorous bay of the Mediterranean.
Nutrition By Amanda Hamilton
Discover the gourmet program created by nutritionist and best-selling British author Amanda Hamilton that honours Sardinia’s traditional cuisine, while helping the body getting back into balance with nature. Now available in the breakfast selection, at the Barbecue Restaurant’s lavish buffet and on the refined menu of Cala di Volpe Restaurant, the Equilibrium dishes are inspired by seasonal local products, and are rich with vegetables, nutrients and flavor. Deliciously easy to digest, these special creations provide limited amount of calories and no added sugar. Amanda Hamilton is recognised as one of the most established and respected experts in the nutrition field. Her books have been published in more than 20 countries and she has run her hugely popular retreats for more than 15 years.
An indigenous culinary experience awaits at Hotel Cala di Volpe. Book your private cooking lesson and discover the roots of traditional Sardinian recipe, while our Executive Chef Maurizio Locatelli takes you on a culiary journey made of fresh ingredients and surprising Middle-Eastern influences. There’s no better way to immerse yourself in a new country than to discover its food! Contact your Luxury Collection Concierge at [email protected] for more info.
Hotel Cala di Volpe is a haven of beauty and relaxation, and the ideal spot for those who want to take care of their well-being while enjoying a vacation in one of the most iconic hotels of the Mediterranean. Energetic personal training sessions can be associated to a wide range of treatments and rituals at the brand new SHISEIDO Spa Cala di Volpe.
Like a sparkling blue topaz settled between the lush gardens and the shore, the olympic-sized Saltwater Pool faces sweeping view of the Mediterranean sea. Fully equipped with comfortable sunbeds and stylish umbrellas, it also feature two smaller pools suitable for kids. One of the largest saltwater pools in Europe, its crystal-clear depth are heated naturally by the brilliant Sardinian sun.
Enter the world of the brand new SHISEIDO SPA at Hotel Cala di Volpe, and discover Japanese savoir-faire, founded on 140 years of precious experience and OMOTENASHI, a word you have to translate with ‘your heart’. Omotenashi is about ‘devotion to clients’. Leader in health and beauty solutions since 1872, SHISEIDO’s approach takes a holistic perspective, with scents and textures combined, offering treatments and products inspired by an alliance between Eastern traditions and philosophies, and Western science and technology. Dedicated steam rooms and Signature Treatments are available for Him and Her, for face and body, including unique Spa Journeys, featuring the use of Kuroho, an exquisite fragrance treasured by Japanese aristocracy in the 9th century, which provides relaxing effects thanks to its traditional bouquet reflecting the idea of Japanese richness.
Our outdoor sea view fitness centre features the highly-touted “Selection” series of Technogym equipment, to ensure our guests enjoy the optimum benefits from their workouts. Cardiovascular machines include several stationary bicycles, treadmills, elliptical machines, and a Stairmaster. A selection of weight machines is complemented by a full set of free weights, fitness balls, and stretching bands. Pilates, electrostimulation, and private training sessions are all available daily upon request. For your comfort, towels and complimentary water are provided.
Hotel Cala di Volpe offers a Toy Club dedicated to its younger guests (3-12 yo). The Toy Club is open everyday (during hotel’s opening) from 10am to 6.30pm, and from 8pm to 10pm, and features an enthusiastic multi-language staff and outdoor playground. Kids are entertained every day with creative games and activities such as sand castles, art attack, das, wood, glass, ceramic and fabric painting, wood frames, face painting, ping pong, Olympic games, talent shows, disco dance, treasure hunts, etc.