The Hotel El Faro is located in north-west Sardinia, only 15 minutes away from Alghero and the airport of Alghero-Fertilia. The hotel enjoys a very special position, being in a wonderful sunny bay.
Embedded in the natural park of Porto Conte and the marine reserve of Capo Caccia, the art-work of the well known Sardinian architect Simon Mossa is an oasis of absolute relax. This 4 star Hotel El Faro is in an excellent position, from which you will enjoy the view of a breathtaking landscape. From the two sea-water swimming pools as well as from all rooms in the hotel it is possible to enjoy an amazing view through the beautiful wide windows. The rocky headland by the hotel is equipped with comfortable sun terraces that leads directly to the crystal clear waters of the bay of the nymphs. The nearest sandy beach of the bay of Porto Conte is only 1 km away.
The 85 rooms at the Hotel El Faro are furnished according to the traditional Sardinian Style and with several comforts and are subdivided in following categories: Standard, Classic, Superior, Junior Suite, Deluxe Terrace Top Floor and Family Room. All rooms have a bathroom with shower or tub, mosquito net, air conditioning, hairdryer, LCD TV, minibar, safe and Wi-Fi internet connection.
Standard – are double or twin rooms, located on the garden front with a little patio at the ground floor and with lateral sea view on the second floor
Classic – are double or twin rooms, with a romantic veranda with sea view; some rooms have an equipped terrace with lateral sea view
Superior – are double or twin rooms, with a private balcony or a small equipped terrace and a wonderful frontal sea view
Family Room – are comfortable and ideal for families, they have a double bed and two single beds, a balcony or a terrace with sea view; some of them have two bathrooms, one with shower and the other with tub.
Deluxe Terrace Top Floor – located on the top floor of the hotel; "Smeraldo", "Blu Capo Caccia", "Corallo" and "Turchese" are the names; these are the new accommodations at the top floor and all have a spacious and equipped terrace with a table and sun loungers and offer a spectacular panoramic view on the entire bay. All the Deluxe Terrace have a king-size bed.
At El Faro Thalasso & Spa you can let yourself be pampered and relax in the warm welcoming Spa at Hotel El Faro, new opening in April 2014. The new Wellness Centre offers its guests a small pool with salt of the Dead Sea, a Finnish sauna, a Turkish bath, emotional showers with aromatherapy and a relaxation area. For the care and beauty several massages and beauty treatments are available with “Thalgo”.
On the marvelous terrace or in the elegant restaurant "Baia delle Ninfe", both with a breathtaking view, clients will taste delicious dishes of the traditional Mediterranean and Sardinian cuisine. The grill bar close to the pool area offers a variety of light snacks during the day. CharmingSardinia.com does suggest to book only breakfast and for dinner discover the lively Alghero with a big selection of good restaurants.
Scuba diving and other water sport activities can be practiced nearby. The hotel has boats and canoes that can be rented, as well as mountain, racing or leisure bikes that guests can use for spectacular tours in the park of Punta Giglio and on the streets around the hotel, that have little traffic.
Services & Activities
American bar, private access to the sea and the sun deck, equipped with sun loungers and roofs, outdoor and indoor swimming pool with sea water and massage jets, fitness room with Technogym equipment, Internet corner in the lobby, complimentary Wi-Fi access in the public areas and against a fee in the rooms, towels on the beach and by the pool available.