Grand Hotel Vesuvio

With a big swimming pool and views over the Bay of Naples, the Grand Hotel Vesuvio has an unbeatable panorama of Sorrento and Mount Vesuvius.

Slightly outside town, the hotel has a regular shuttle bus to drop you in Sorrento’s beautiful centre. If you’d rather walk and take in the sights on the way, it will only take you 20 minutes.

By day, the hotel restaurant serves buffet breakfasts and a la carte dinners. And the poolside bar has serves drinks and snacks so you can stay by the pool and its whirlpool jets.

The bar has a huge terrace where the views take centre stage. It serves cocktails as well, so it’s the perfect place to unwind in the evening.

Overview of Sorrento

Bella Italia is truly beautiful, but a holiday to the Neapolitan Riviera drops you in the very heart of spectacular Italy. You’ll find something to wow you on every corner.

Sorrento has charmed British holidaymakers for decades. With wonderful views over the Bay of Naples, stunning beaches and classic architecture, Sorrento’s a dream destination and you’ll want to return here again and again.

When you stay at the Grand Hotel Vesuvio, all of these great attractions are close by, so you’ll have plenty of time to capture the magic of this stunning town.

Things to do in Sorrento

The Grand Hotel Vesuvio is only a 10-minute walk from Tonnarella pebble beach and a five-minute drive from the centre of Sorrento.

Hop off the bus to the resort centre and you can explore a world of wonder. Marina Grande, Capri’s main harbour, is easy to get to from the town centre, and you’ll also discover a number of small inlets where you can stretch out and soak up the sun in some privacy.

Sorrento’s town centre is hilly, so make sure you have your walking boots on. If you need a little help, then there’s also a comprehensive bus network to help you explore the large piazzas and impressive museums with ease.

When you visit this slice of rustic Italy, you’ll fall in love with the classical architecture, the world-class cuisine and the gorgeous views.

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.