Neapolitan Riviera, Ischia
Botania Resort & Spa is a five star hotel that caters to children aged 10 and over and is a 15 minute drive from the small town of Forio. The hotel operates a complimentary shuttle service to Forio and Lacco Ameno.
Botania Resort & Spa sprawls across three hectares of lush garden that are teeming with tropical flowers, ancient olive trees, and aromatic herbs. You will find the space utterly inviting with its comfortable blend of Mediterranean and colonial-style furnishings. Wonderfully authentic, Botania Resort & Spa offers 52 rooms and suites spread across ten white-washed buildings.
There’s a generously sized outdoor swimming pool that’s fed by a natural spring to ensure a warm dip. Bathe in the glint of Ischia’s hot sun with a cool cocktail ordered from the bar just a few steps away. The resort’s spa features an indoor pool, sauna and a gym, and there are therapists on hand to provide you with massages and spa treatments made with locally sourced products. The hotel also boasts two smaller pools for added privacy.
Gentle jazz and classical music will twinkle out from the piano as you enjoy a drink in La Grotta, the resort’s American bar, which is situated indoors in a natural cave. Botania Relais & Spa’s restaurant, Il Corbezzolo, offers local gastronomy utilising vegetables sourced from the resort’s own organic kitchen garden, and local producers.
The Botania Resort & Spa boasts a Greek amphitheatre that overlooks the resort and occasionally showcases a complimentary musical performance. You can also request a picnic to be made to take into the forest and enjoy with a beautiful backdrop of Ischia to accompany you. Or if you fancy cooking your own meal join the Botania for authentic cooking classes in their dedicated kitchen.
If ever you feel like venturing out then there are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy close by, including the white sands of San Montano Bay, and the seaside town of Lacco Ameno. Away from the island’s hustle and bustle you can hike the hinterland or explore old monasteries and churches.
Due to the layout out of the hotel it may not be suitable for the less mobile and rooms are accessed by steps.
The hotel has 52 rooms ( official rating 5 star). Citalia does not accept children under 10 years at this hotel.
Il Corbezzolo restaurant is located by the pool, when the weather is warm, breakfast and dinner can be enjoyed on the outdoor terrace. Most of the fresh ingredrients are from the hotel's gardens or from local producers.
The dress code is smart casual and dinner is included for half board guests.
Il Mirto is the hotel's vegetarian restaurant and the first dedicated vegetarian restaurant on the Island. Dishes are prepared using local fresh vegetables and produce. Healthy food is the heart of the menu to ensure well-being for the body and mind.
Located by the pool, the Iris bar is open during the day and evening to enjoy a refreshing drink or light snack poolside.
Enjoy a drink in the natural cave bar, La Grotta. This is a unique place to enjoy a glass of wine and try the delicious appetisers that are on offer. The perfect place for an aperitivo or an after dinner cocktail.
The SPA is the ideal place to take care of your psycho-physical well-being. Individual treatments are available and discover the magical effects of the Ischian waters combined with the steam baths in the natural cave.
In the splendid natural setting of the Botania Relais & Spa's park, surrounded by so much beauty and breathing the intoxicating scent of the trees, you will feel the stress moving away and your body.
The programme includes 4 weekly sessions of Hatha Yoga and group relaxation:
The sessions are held outdoors but, in the event of bad weather, they will be held in another place indoors.
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 am to 9:15 am
The fitness area of Botania Relais & Spa is equipped with 2 modern Technogym treadmills, synchro machines and stationary bikes.
Max 2 Adults
Superior Rooms offer ample space and are decorated in light tones to ensure a relaxing stay. Enjoy views of the lush gardens from your terrace.
22 - 28m²
Max 4 Adults
Premium rooms offer more space and are furnished in a typical Mediterranean style with Italian marble bathrooms. Enjoy views overlooking the gardens from your spacious terrace.
28 - 33m²
Deluxe rooms are decorated in a refined Italian style. Offering comfortable beds, elegant and perfectly coordinated soft furnishings. The outdoor terrace is large and comfortably furnished, perfect for relaxing.
Max 3 Adults
Junior Suites are cosy and bright and offer a living area with a sofa bed. The spacious terrace offers views over the gardens and your own Jacuzzi pool where you can relax and take in the views.
Max 3 Adults
These suites offer complete privacy but staying close to nature. Elegant and bright, these suites are comprised of a large bedroom, a spacious living room with sofa bed, a walk-in wardrobe and bathroom with double shower. The large terrace overlooks the park and Mount Epomeo.
Max 2 Adults
Master rooms with Jacuzzi are romantic and secluded, decorated in warming tones with ample space. Relax in the mini Jacuzzi Pool on your private Solarium, overlooking the surrounding gardens.
Max 3 Adults
A large and spacious suite, perfect for those seeking space and comfort. Suite Gelsomino consists of a large living room, spacious bedroom, two bathrooms with shower. Relax on the large outdoor terrace or have breakfast and an aperitif in absolute privacy on the exclusive rooftop.
Max 5 Adults
The Ortensia Suite offers two bedrooms and a spacious living rooms with a comfortable sofa. The large terrace consists of a Jacuzzi pool and views of the sea and surrounding landscape. Decorated in soft tones and ensuring a relaxing stay.
20% discount for stays of 3 nights or more completed between 25 April - 19 October 2024 booked by 15 March 2024.
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