Grand Hotel Flora

Elegant, chic and focussed around a large outdoor pool, the Grand Hotel Flora is a fantastic option for holidaymakers wanting to be close to all the action, yet still feel hidden away. With a sun terrace, restaurant and pool snack bar on site, guests want for nothing at the Grand Hotel Flora, and the bedrooms offer up a healthy dose of traditional charm. Though days away from the complex aren’t essential, there’s plenty close by to entertain. Sorrento’s centre is just a 10-minute walk away, while there are a number of bars and restaurants even closer. And the seafront is easy to reach from this charming little hotel.

Overview of Sorrento

Holidays to Italy are renowned for offering incredible amounts of beauty, in various forms. From sumptuous food that sets your taste buds alight, to landscapes that you can’t ever forget, and the history that the country is steeped in, there’s an Italy for everybody. Sorrento, found on the Neapolitan Riviera, is a striking coastal town known for its beautiful architecture, colourful scenery and perfect beaches. Looking out over the Bay of Naples, the town welcomes holidaymakers who are keen to enjoy warm weather, a laid-back vibe and a real awakening of their senses.

Things to do in Sorrento

The beaches in Sorrento are glorious, serving up perfect little patches of soft sand to top up your tan. With a host of secret coves to explore, don’t lay down your towel on the first bit of sand you see, as there could be somewhere totally deserted just waiting for you. Sorrento is hilly, but absolutely worth exploring in more depth – so put on some sensible shoes and get walking. As well as a host of stunning boutiques to discover, selling incredible local artisan goods, you’ll come across plenty of museums and galleries, and fascinating architecture as well. Sorrento is so well positioned that day trips are a piece of cake. In close proximity, you’ll find Capri and the rest of the Neapolitan Riviera, not to mention Pompeii, meaning that you can choose what kind of day out you fancy. For glitz and glamour, it has to be Capri, and the boat ride over to the island makes your stay extra special.

Resort Summary

Situated in the Bay of Naples and overlooking the sea, Sorrento is the kind of town that casts its spell over visitors. The climate is fantastic, with visitors flocking to this idyll from the months of May to October, though even in winter temperatures remain pleasant at around 13°C meaning cheap holidays to Sorrento won’t leave you out in the cold.

With views stretching out across the bay to Naples and Mount Vesuvius, the town’s location is stunning. Sorrento has so much to offer for families as well as adults, with picturesque beaches and marinas. A walk among the lemon groves will refresh your spirits, after all, this is where the famous limoncello drink originated.