The sandy beach is equipped with sun beds and parasols and it is 300/600 meters far from the hotel; you can reach it by a pleasant walk or using the special and funny shuttle/train available with a fixed timetable/summer periods.
the hotel, whose name means “the door of the sun, was completely renovated in the year 2017. It is set on a vast territory surrounded by Mediterranean scrub and shows all the features of a lovely Sardinian village for architectural features and materials . Starting from the hill with a fantastic view of the bay, it winds among the terraced houses on one and two levels realized with skillful architectural games of heights and arches, arcades and towers, colors and spaces, among the manicured gardens and the narrow stone lanes sloping down to the core of village life. Here the wide spaces, cared for and in harmony with nature, welcome the hotel’s main services: reception; Hall; 2 bars; snack bar; bar room; TV room; conference hall; dance club; four swimming pools, a relaxation in the courtyard adjacent to the snack bar, three other pools, one of which is reserved for younger guests, in the heart of the hotel; the whole large and modern area is equipped with sunbeds and umbrellas, outdoor showers and a corner for children; large amphitheater for evening shows (international), boutique, free Wifi throughout the hotel, massage center, free outdoor parking unattended.
The 286 rooms are located in a wide green area well balanced with the local panorama within the terraced houses of one or two levels, each with independent entrances, balcony or terrace; all of them are comfortable and bright, tastefully decorated in the local style and offer air-conditioning, satellite TV, a safety deposit box, private bathrooms with shower and hairdryer
FOOD AND DRINKS
There are two restaurant available. The main restaurant named “la Corte”, with buffet service offers Italian and local specialities, it is bright, comfortable and air-conditioned; tables outside are also available.
For children: here, the children have their own buffet area with low-level counters and dedicated food. Once a week, there are also themed dinners with local and regional specialities.
The second restaurant is “La Taverna” with “à la carte” and extra charge menù – reservation is required. The restaurant is intimate, comfortable, with service in assiette, and available for special dinners, private receptions and themed dinners.
Breakfast (07.30-10.30) at the buffet with a variety of hot drinks (tea, coffee, chocolate, fresh milk, skimmed milk, soy and lactose free), fruit juices, large variety of bread, croissants, yogurt, cereals, muesli , eggs, cheeses, meats, salads, nuts, jams, nutella jams and honey
Lunch (12.30-14.30) at the buffet, with appetizers, large salad buffet, pizza, 2/3 choices of first courses. Grilled meat and fish, desserts and fresh fruit (1 vegetarian / vegan dish is always available)
Dinner (18.00-21.30) buffet with appetizers, large salad buffet, pasta and soups, pizza, meat, fish and grilled vegetables, 1 international dish and 1 local dish, dessert and fruit. (1 vegetarian / vegan dish is always available)
Snacks (from 11.00 am to 6.00 pm) available near the relaxation pool: a culinary path for the whole day with pizza, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs, fries and even fruit salad, ice-cream desserts.
From 11.00 to 18.00 are also available for free: coffee, cappuccino, chocolate, tea, fruit juices, soft drinks, still and sparkling water (from distributors), beer and wine (red, white, rosé) by the glass, 4/5 types of aperitifs, 3/4 types of long drinks, 3/4 types of cocktails or after dinner alcoholic or non-alcoholic; finally until 11.00 pm: myrtle, limoncello, liqueurs, rum, vodka, gin, brandy and whiskey (brands and dosages at the discretion of the Management)
SPORTS & ACTIVITIES – MINICLUB
The sports and activities hosts will arrange entertainments on the hotel’s multi-purpose courts, beach and resort’s square: games, tournaments, competitions, events, swimming, aerobics, Latin-American dance school, aqua-gym, evening entertainments, cabaret and much more…
Available for children in age from 4 to 13 years old and featuring funny locations (indoor and outdoor) fully equipped for a wide range of children activities. There is also available a multi-purpose court for tennis and soccer, three bowling greens, table tennis, and a gym.
The shuttle service is free of charge and available with a fixed time/table; private transfers (extra charge) are also available to Porto Ottiolu, Budoni and San Teodoro where it is possible to have pleasant evening walks and shopping.