After a decidedly challenging year for the hospitality, travel and tourism sector, Baglioni Hotels & Resorts looks to the future with optimism: on June 1st 2021 it opens its doors on the north-eastern coast of Sardinia to offer authenticity of a typically Italian stay experience.
Immersed in the splendid marine protected area of Tavolara, in a unique natural landscape in the whole Mediterranean, Baglioni Resort Sardinia, member of The Leading Hotels of the World, is the latest accommodation facility in the Baglioni Hotels & Resorts Italian Collection: a riot of beauty (and trust).
“After a difficult year that has deeply affected the entire tourism sector, the two-year period 2021-2022 marks the real restart in terms of growth and development for our brand on an international scale” explain Guido Polito, CEO Baglioni Hotels & Resorts. “Although the pandemic is still ongoing, I am confident: Italian and international tourism will start again this summer, albeit gradually, with the newfound awareness of the inestimable value that the travel experience brings. Sardinia is synonymous with extraordinary natural beauty, our new resort will be the ideal destination to relax in absolute safety, thanks to the large spaces available, perfectly integrated into the surrounding naturalistic context”.
Located north of San Teodoro, near Olbia and not far from Porto Rotondo, the exclusive resort designed by the Spagnulo & Partners studio is conceived for families and couples. In fact, it is the ideal destination for a holiday to discover the uncontaminated nature of the island: from pink flamingos in the natural marine protected area of Tavolara to the Mediterranean scrub of Monte Nieddu. Easily reachable on foot in a few minutes there is one of the most beautiful beaches in Sardinia, Lu Impostu: 1 km long, it stands out for its shallow and crystalline waters.
The property offers 78 rooms and suites with a linear architectural configuration and fitted with contemporary furnishings with a sophisticated and sober elegance, chosen in shades that recall the colors of the natural landscape that surrounds the resort. Welcoming, bright and comfortable, the accommodations are equipped with large living areas and private terraces with panoramic views, even at 180 degrees.
A real 4-hectare private park surrounds the Baglioni Resort Sardegna, which also offers its guests a 25-meter swimming pool with solarium area, 2 swimming pools for children, 1 Kids Club and large spaces that lead down to the sea. To make the stay experience memorable, delighting the most demanding palates, the starred Italian cuisine of chef Claudio Sadler at the gourmet restaurant Gusto by Sadler, in addition to a Pool Bar and Sunset Rooftop Bar.
Numerous outdoor activities can be practiced in the park of the Baglioni Resort Sardinia: yoga, jogging and trekking, mountain biking and horse riding, but also golf at the nearby Puntaldia Golf Club. The protected marine area of Tavolara is the ideal place for diving, snorkeling, canoeing, kayaking, kit surfing and fishing enthusiasts, while Mount Nieddu for trekking or relaxing walks, thanks to nature trails suitable for the whole family, interspersed with from waterfalls and natural pools, up to the peak of 970 meters.
To regain physical well-being, the guests of the resort can take advantage of a private spa with private entrance equipped with a 90° Finnish sauna, steam bath, emotional showers, ice waterfall, relaxation area, treatment rooms and a fitness room with natural light and overlooking the swimming pool equipped with Technogym machines.
It will also be possible to discover the wonderful transparent sea of the island of Tavolara, of the archipelago of La Maddalena, passing through the enchanting island of Spargi and the less known coves or to land at the picturesque Porto Rafael, aboard the Azimut Atlantis 34 yacht. ‘High altitude’ excursionists will be able to fly over the island aboard an ultralight plane.