Grand Hotel De La Ville Sorrento
The location of the Grand Hotel De La Ville Sorrento is ideal for those looking for a relaxing holiday. The area is less commercial, therefore the noise level is relatively quiet. You can walk everywhere from the hotel. Rail and bus stations, restaurants, shops, museums are a just short distance. It is an easy walk (10 to 15 minutes) to Piazza Tasso Sorrento in the center of town. The train station is about ten minute walk where you can catch a train to visit Postiano, Amalfi, etc. The bus station is also nearby. You can take the bus that goes around the coast. Be advised, go early in the morning before the lines get too long.
Grand Hotel De La Ville Sorrento has an old world charm. Nicely decorated, well appointed rooms. They are clean and spacious, and the views from the balcony are breathtaking. The staff is fantastic and make sure you have everything you need. Professional, but courteous service. Their attention to detail is extraordinary, and their English is spot on.
The hotel restaurant food is excellent, as is the service. The breakfast buffet is awesome. With a wide selection of pastries, fresh fruit, juice, and cereal. Hot items that include; bacon, potatoes, and beans. Cooked-to-order eggs is also available. Coffee and tea is served by professional and polite staff in a pretty courtyard garden.
Grand Hotel De La Ville Sorrento has two pools. The main pool is enclosed in a shady courtyard. The pool on the roof terrace is slightly on the small side, yet the view is amazing.
There is a walk-through lemon grove nearby, where you can sample the local limoncello.
This hotel has a sister hotel named Grand Hotel Royal Sorrento. It is just a few minutes down the road. As a guest of the Grand Hotel De La Ville Sorrento you are allowed to use their facilities. You can enjoy a lovely afternoon down by the water at their private terrace. It's very useful if you prefer a swim in the sea rather than the roof top pool.
Room Tip: Rooms in the back with a balcony offer a spectacular view of Bay of Naples and Vesuvius.