Capovaticano Resort Thalasso & Spa MGallery by Sofitel
Member of the hotel collection MGallery by Sofitel, the luxury brand of the leader hotelier operator AccorHotels. The facility guarantees magical environment for a wellness holiday
Full of personality, this resort is modern and minimalist, it completely faces Calabria’s crystal clear sea water and it is surrounded by the enchanting frame of unspoilt nature, a succession of rocky cliffs and sandy beaches which offer an unforgettable landscape. The Capovaticano Resort Thalasso & Spa MGallery by Sofitel is located near the famous promontory of Capo Vaticano, from which the visitor can enjoy a breathtaking viewof the Volcano Stromboli and of the Aeolian Islands. This “bleisure”-oriented Resort received the award as Top Beach Hotel Calabria in 2016 and as Worldwide Top 13 swimming pool of AccorHotels in 2017, and it is an exceptional Mice location of rare suggestion.
Location for meetings and incentives The resort is like a multi-colored paradise, a location for gods. It is no coincidence that, according to a legend, Manto, a prophetess, lived in a cave of Capo Vaticano promontory where the sailors went to know the gods’ will. The hotel has 123 rooms, including 9 junior suites, with seaview terraces, a modern design and bright inner areas. The rooms are divided in three different categories: Classic and Superior with shower, and Junior Suite with shower and bath tub. The contemporary design that distinguish the entire facility and its numerous architectural bodies that run along the coast, not only gives an unmistakable style well harmonized with the territory, but it also grants maximum privacy and a refreshing tranquility for the guests. The Meeting & Incentive offer is composed by three halls holding all the necessary equipment for every kind of event: the Sala Scilla, with a capacity up to 180 people in theatre like set up, la Sala Tropea, with a capacity up to 60 guests, la Sala Bergamotto ideal for Executive Board Meetings. The offer includes a professional staff able to satisfy any need.
Spa Thalasso Heart of the facility, the Thalassotherapy Institute & SPA, a whole of 3000 square meters integrated in the hotel, where passing unforgettable moments of pure wellness for body and soul. Among the pools of warmed sea water, a phlebology trail (Kneipp treatment), sauna, Turkish bath, aromatic showers and rest area, seaweed wraps, shiatsu and massages with essential oils, that will delight the guests making them discovering an inner well-being, a journey through the body and in harmony. Even this recent and modern Thalassotherapy Institute was built in a minimalist style, a choice that contributes to create a timeless atmosphere, given by absolute tranquility. The choice of beauty and healing treatments is wide, including: Bien Etre Vitalite (24 treatments for 6 days), putting first individual thalassotherapy treatment with wraps and massages, including tonic sessions in pool with warmed sea water; and Zen Getaway (from 1 to 3 days of treatments), a brief program, ideal to explore the wellness center and to enjoy relaxing treatments, composed by 2 single thalassotherapy treatments per day and by a 30 minutes long massage.
Travel experiences worth chasing The two restaurants “Il Mantineo” and “Stromboli Beach Bar & Restaurant” take their clients to a journey through taste of typical savors in an unique atmosphere, in front of the unmistakable shape of the Aeolian volcano. The hotel has two bars ideal for brief snacks during the day or for pleasant aperitifs, where tasting extracted juices of fresh fruits, a wide range of local and international wines and signature cocktails in a cozy environment. A private beach and outdoors pool with sea water and adjoining solarium are available for the guests, however, the guest may prefer to do something else like taking an extraordinary paddling in the suggestive coves at a few hundred meters from the Resort, or playing a tennis game, maybe benefiting of the mini-club for children from 5 to 11 years old. Nearby, the guest may also choose some activities for a fee, such as sailing, windsurfing, catamaran, trekking on foot or by mountain bike, horseback riding and scuba diving, or going to visit Tropea, with its picturesque historical center and the Norman Cathedral of XII century. In the evening, from the Capovaticano Resort the guest will be delighted by an unique sunset in front of Aeolian Islands, drinking an unforgettable aperitif facing one of the most suggestive “coucher de soleil” of the world.