Praia Art Resort

Isola di Capo Rizzuto, Calabria

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5 * Quiet location Close to Beach Swimming Pool

  • Ideal for couples
  • Boutique and romantic
  • Pietramare Natural Food Restaurant, refined atmosphere
  • Venture further afield to explore ancient villages and the wild landscape of Calabria

A refined oasis of tranquillity the five star Praia Art Resort, part of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World, is one of the jewels of the spectacular Ionian coast of Calabria, Italy’s best kept secret for some time but increasingly on the radar of discerning travellers seeking out the road to less travelled parts of Italy.

Located in Isola di Capo Rizzuto in Calabria, beside the protected Marine Reserve, the resort makes a striking first impression with the tasteful, if somewhat quirky,  décor - a combination of authentic Mediterranean design and modern luxury touches, its rooms and suites sit perfectly in their natural surroundings. Visit the private beach, take in the breathtaking views of the Ionian Sea and savour mouth-watering local flavours at the Pietramare Natural Food restaurant. Further afield there is an abundance of things to do in Calabria, including visiting the National Archaeological Museum and Aspromonte National Park.

This hotel has 31 rooms (official rating 5 star). Minimum 2 nights stays from 03 - 28 August. 


Bars & Restaurants

Cocktail Bar

Serving creative cocktails prepared with local ingredients.

Osteria del Mare

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The typical menu has its roots in the Calabrian cultural cuisine with a rural philosophy. Fresh local fish and vegetables make up the main part of the menu.

Pietramare Natural Food

The Pietramare Natural Food restaurant, interprets the absolute essence of Calabria with an innovative and contemporary feel. Open daily for dinner only, it caters as well for special dietary requirements. 

Beach & Pools

Private Beach

Private beach in the Marine Reserve of Isola Capo Rizzuto with fine white sand and clear transparent sea, equipped with umbrellas and gazebos on the beach.

Swimming Pool

The swimming pool with Jacuzzi is the soul of the Resort's relaxation area, ideal for a few hours of peace and tranquillity and to enjoy a refreshing drink.


Cooking Classes

Guests love to discover the secrets of cooking with one of the best Italian chefs. Praia Art Resort offers them the opportunity to learn how to prepare delicious dishes under the guidance of the award-winning chef. Pay locally.

About the location

Located just 20m from the beach, close to the mountains and on the edge of the Marine Reserve of Capo Rizzuto.

Transfer Time

The hotel is 1 hour from Lamezia Terme Airport. Return private transfers included. To change your transfers or book car hire instead, simply call us once you’ve completed your booking.
Superior Room

Max 2 adults

The Superior dwellings are of 25 square meters with 1 bathroom and a small living room, located on the ground floor in the internal area of the resort for greater privacy. They all have an outdoor patio area with a table, chairs and sunbeds for perfect relax.




Deluxe Room

Max 2 adults

Spacious rooms located either on the ground floor or first floor by the pool area or inner courtyard. They feature either a private patio or a terrace with a bathtub, table and chairs.
Each room has been individually designed and the interior themes evoke the colours of the local landscape. Fine furniture and materials as well as a queen-sized bed provide the perfect space to relax and unwind.

30 m²

Deluxe Sea View Room

Max 2 adults

Sea View Dwellings are 25-30 meters square and located on the first floor in the internal area of the resort. Consisting of a double bedroom and a bathroom and equipped with a specially furnished private terrace overlooking the sea and sunsets of the Ionian Sea.

25-30 m²

Suite Superior

Max 2 adults

Suite Superior consists of one double bedroom, one bathroom and living room area. In addition to being characterized by a warm and intimate design, the Superior Suites enjoy the special location of being just 10 meters from the beach.


Suite Terrace

Max 2 adults

On the first floor and ideal for those who like to spend a lot of time outdoors, this room type features a balcony and a large terrace with an outdoor bathtub, a sun lounger and two deck chairs to offer guests comfort and relaxation.

30-35 m²

Suite Sea View

Max 2 Adults

Located on the first floor the Sea View suite is ideal for couples, love escapes or honeymoons. This suite enjoys sea views and consists of one double bedroom, one bathroom. They are located on the first floor in the internal area of the resort for greater privacy and have an outdoor terrace with sea views.

70-25 m² inside and 148m² of external terrraces

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Calabria's Hidden Gem!

Diana B,

Tripadvisor review Jun 11 2024
We came as guests...we left as friends. My daughters and I spent three nights at Praia Art Resort on our trip to Calabria. The resort is spotless, beds are comfortable and beach cabana beds a plus...
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Tripadvisor review Nov 01 2023
Our stay at Praia Art Resort was an absolute delight. This extraordinary establishment redefines the concept of luxury and hospitality, leaving a lasting impression on our hearts. The moment we...
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