Grand Hotel Capodimonte, Sorrento Italy
★ ★ ★ ★
A very impressive, top quality establishment with real 5-star grandeur. Interior is traditional and elegant with a good range of facilities. Five pools are tiered on different levels and a superb poolside restaurant is set into the hillside with magnificent views. It is centrally located for the town and small beaches. Guests also get a discount at the historic garden restaurant in town, the “O Parruchiano”, whose founder invented canneloni!
Mostly UK guests.
Grand Hotel Capodimonte in Sorrento is on the busy main coastal road, in an elevated position stepped up the cliff face overlooking the sea, Mount Vesuvius and the coastline. In a line of other hotels and the amenities of the town centre start a 5-minute walk away. Bus stop for the centre is right outside.
The nearest beach area is in Marina Grande, a small traditional fishing village and harbour on the edge of the historic centre. Narrow stretch of dark sandy beach, known as ‘Tony beach’, has wood-decked jetties and chargeable sunbeds and parasols. Access is via steps down from the historic centre or by a 15-minute walk down a side street.
Cascade of 5 tiered pools culminating in a 15-metre adult’s freeform pool with a circular children’s section. Plenty of sunbeds with facial shades and canopy parasols.
Leisure & Entertainment
Three or four times a week live music is organised in the bar or on the terrace.
Access & Mobility*
No specially-adapted disabled rooms or public facilities.
Facilities at The Hotel Grand Capodimonte
- Food Outlet
- Evening Entertainment
- Internet Terminal
- Wifi Free
- Wifi Chargeable
- Air Conditioning
- Minibar Fridge