The wonderful combination of exposed beams and stucco walls blend perfectly with the surrounding landscape of juniper and rosemary at this elegant Sardinian property.
Perfect views of Sardinia's coastline, mountains, and translucent seas combine with a décor of coloured tiles and traditional architecture to show a fine display of charming Sardinian beauty.
The gentle rise and fall of the turrets at Hotel Cala Di Volpe give the impression of a village that has evolved over time; so discreetly does it blend in with its natural surroundings, a landscape of juniper and rosemary, oleanders and rock-roses.
The food here is sublime and the service is warm and personal. The main restaurant encases you with white archways, which give way to beautiful views beyond. International cuisine, created using only the finest local fare is served here in this sheltered but airy enclave. The sumptuous poolside buffets served at The Barbecue are legendary for their delightful flavours and breathtaking backdrop.
This uniquely privileged spot has all the resort attractions you could wish for – an Olympic-size saltwater swimming pool, water-skiing, tennis, golf at the nearby Pevero Golf Club, a state-of-art fitness centre and a short boat trip that takes you to the pristine white sands of the private beach.
Sardinia on the Costa Smeralda, 30 minutes transfer from Olbia Airport.
124 spacious, individually appointed guest rooms and suites offer balconies overlooking the scenic panorama and are decorated with a unique selection of traditional furnishings and art.
There’s something to entertain even the most discerning of travellers at Hotel Cala Di Volpe. Horse riding is a fantastic way of exploring the region’s magnificent scenery; guests at the hotel can embark on an individual or group excursion across the landscape.
The Costa Smeralda provides ideal fishing conditions, thanks to the crystal clear waters and vibrant marine life. Trips are available for all abilities, ranging from guided tours aimed at beginners, to relaxing reef fishing and sportive fishing for those more experienced guests. Other fishing excursions include trolling with live bait inshore to catch kingfish and dentici, offshore to catch tuna and swordfish, and deep drop fishing to catch sea bass. You can also embark on whale and dolphin watching trip 40 miles from the coast.
A variety of watersports can also be enjoyed, including waterskiing, diving and windsurfing. Back on land, play football or squash. The nearby Cervo Tennis Club boasts five floodlit tennis courts, while the hotel itself also has tennis facilities. The Pevero Golf Club – one of the best in the world – is also just a stone’s throw away.
The award-winning restaurants at Hotel Cala di Volpe focus on serving fresh, seasonal produce across an assortment of international and local dishes.
The Cala di Volpe Restaurant enjoys a deliciously rural interior inspired by the designs of Jacques Couelle and a sensuous menu created by Chef Franco Guardone that features bold Sardinian flavours. Dining al fresco at the Barbecue Restaurant is also a highlight – the stunning views of the bay combined with the indulgent Sardinian buffet make for a wonderful evening. Alternatively, opt for some lighter Italian fare at the intimate La Piazzetta Bar, where natural wooden beams and exposed stone create a sumptuous rustic ambience.
Sip a cocktail in one of the rattan armchairs or on the Piano Bar terrace at Il Pontile, or choose from over 400 bottles of fine wines at the romantic Le Cave – be sure to attend one of the wine tasting events. Finally, enjoy live piano music and sensational views over a signature cocktail at the charming Lobby Bar.