- Located in Sant'Agnello, close to Sorrento and just 320m from La Marinella beach
- A comfortable hotel that has been a favourite of Citalia guests for over 30 years
Situated in Sant'Agnello, a town adjoining Sorrento, Hotel Alpha, comprised of two interconnecting buildings, is personally run by the D'Esposito family and has been a favourite with Citalia guests for over 30 years. The hotel's renovated 19th century villa is attached to a more modern building and encircled by a lovely garden brimming with flowers and citrus fruit trees. Snacks and a bar service can also be enjoyed on the terrace and live music is performed here on a weekly basis. In addition, the hotel also hosts a Neapolitan evening and gala dinner, which is held from May to mid October. The hotel’s swimming pool (normally in use April - October), situated in the corner of the property, is framed by an exotic blend of orange, grapefruit and banana trees.
The centre of Sorrento is a 30-minute walk away but buses and a light railway run regularly to and from the town. Other shops are closer and the lift down to the La Marinella beach (normally in use June - September) is only 320 metres away.
The hotel has 67 rooms (official rating 4 star) Child prices apply to ages 2-12 years. Minimum stay 3 nights.
Bars & Restaurants
The lounge bar boasts a large terrace and is on hand from 9am to midnight for refreshing drinks.
Included With: Half Board
Dress Code: Gentlemen are required to wear long trousers during the evening.
The hotel's restaurant offers a varied menu with a wide choice of starters and main courses, salad buffet and cakes. Once a week there is a gala dinner with piano accompaniment and Neapolitan Gourmet Evening with guitar and mandolin.
Beach & Pools
The hotel's pool is normally in use from April to October and boasts a children's section.
A garage is available and payable locally (approx. €15 per day).
About the location
Holidays in Sorrento bring you the delights of small-town coastal Italy in close proximity to the bustling city of Naples
. Breathing in the lemon scented air in the cliff top surroundings of the town, you can gaze across the Bay of Naples to the city with Mount Vesuvius in the background. Couples can enjoy the small town feel of Sorrento, while getting lost in the backstreets, and trying out local specialities including pizza and limoncello in street side restaurants and cafés. Families can enjoy the beaches, ferry rides to Naples and explore the nearby Amalfi Coast. The more adventurous can hike up to the summit of Vesuvius or spend time in vibrant Naples.
Sorrento is a heady mix of tourist friendly resort and a still traditional Italian coastal town. It has all the amenities you could wish for, as well as catering for families, couples and the more adventurous. It retains its artisanal crafts, and is filled with small shops specialising in ceramics, limoncello and leather goods. The aromas of fresh pasta, pizza, lemons and tomatoes permeate the air as you stroll around the quaint streets filled with restaurants and cafés.
The hotel is 1 hour 30 minutes from Naples airport. Return private transfers included. To change your transfers or book car hire instead, simply call us once you’ve completed your booking.
Twin Balcony or Patio Room
Max 4 Adults
Twin Balcony or Patio Rooms are decorated in the typical style of Sorrento with colourful floor tiles and traditional, high quality textiles. They can sleep up to four adults and interconnecting rooms (sleeping up to eight adults) are available on request, please call to book.
Twin Interconnecting Room (Pair)
Max 8 Adults
Ideal for families. To book this room type please speak to one of our Italy Experts.
Based on 1391 traveller reviews
92% of travellers recommended this hotel
What to expect
849rosemaryr, Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Mar 25 2020
Hello just to let you know about my trip to sorrento last June. The weather was fantastic and the hotel lovely. Lovely outdoor swimming pool and staff very helpful. Had a beautiful day trip to capri...
Hello just to let you know about my trip to sorrento last June. The weather was fantastic and the hotel lovely. Lovely outdoor swimming pool and staff very helpful. Had a beautiful day trip to capri very worth doing. Also a day trip around the amalfi coast scenery awesome. Food excellent.
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“ So many positives!
SarahElizabeth865, Rotherham, United Kingdom
Feb 28 2020
We stayed here for our honeymoon and absolutely loved it, it was close to a train station (5 minutes walk) and very close to some lovely restaurants. The facilities were very good. There was a very...
We stayed here for our honeymoon and absolutely loved it, it was close to a train station (5 minutes walk) and very close to some lovely restaurants. The facilities were very good. There was a very wide selection of food at breakfast, the staff were superb and very friendly throughout. Although close to a main road but that was easy to ignore thanks to the music by the pool, there was lots of comfortable seating throughout the garden. The room was very reasonably priced, very clean.
The only downside is we had a number of issues with the shower, it kept leaking and the toilet seat kept coming lose. The staff were very helpful and always sent someone relatively quickly to fix it, but sadly it did break again. A minor nuisance but something which they???ve hopefully fixed because there was so many other positives.
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