Botania Relais & Spa

  • Neapolitan Riviera, Italy, Island of Ischia

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Botania Relais & Spa has an incredible setting. It’s surrounded by seven acres of beautiful park and as there’s only 52 rooms, it’s easy to find your own secluded spot to guarantee a relaxing holiday. Trails wind through the gardens so you can enjoy walks through the grounds that are filled with fruit trees and aromatic plants. Or, just sit back by the heated pool. There’s plenty of sun loungers and shady spots if you need to escape the sun for a while.

This is an authentic Italy hotel with welcoming staff and traditional rooms and a great thermal spa. The hotel’s restaurant, il Corbezzolo, is wonderful. It serves typical dishes from Ischia using the freshest local food – many of the ingredients have been grown in their own organic vegetable garden. Enjoy wood-fired Neapolitan pizza, salads and freshly-caught seafood.

If you’re here to explore Ischia, you’ll love the location of this hotel. Some of the most popular sights on the island are easily reached. Lacco Ameno is Ischia’s smallest town and is just a ten-minute walk from the hotel (down some steps). It’s a charming seaside resort with restaurants and shops around the harbour. Stop here for a morning coffee and breathe in the fresh sea air. Just along the coast you’ll find the stunning white-sand beach of San Montano and the Negombo Thermal Park that has a range of healing thermal circuits surrounded by tropical plants, flowers and trees. It’s the ultimate relaxing day out and a must-do while you’re in Ischia.

This hotel only accepts children aged 12 and over.

Transfer time: approx. 1 hour 50 mins by private car and hydrofoil/ferry from Naples airport.

Added value

Early booking offer available (book at least 30 days before departure)

Honeymoon Offer: Free bottle of sparkling wine

Rooms
  • No. of rooms: 52
  • Official rating: 4

Rooms

Classic Rooms are decorated in warm colours with floor tiles and typical Mediterranean furniture. A lovely terrace overlooks the hotel’s garden and facilities include a minibar with complimentary soft drinks, air conditioning, TV with Sky channels and WiFi. These rooms measure 23-28m² and can sleep up to three adults.

Superior Rooms are large, bright rooms and perfect for families as they measure 28-33m² and can sleep up to four people. They enjoy lovely views over the park from the balcony.

Deluxe Rooms are available with stunning views over Ischia and the sea. They can sleep up to two adults and are available on request, please call to book.

Junior Suites are around 42m² and have a bedroom with an open plan seating area and a Jacuzzi on the terrace that overlooks the park. They can sleep up to three adults and are available on request, please call to book.

Single Superior Rooms These double rooms are available for single occupancy on request, please call to book. 

  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • Access ramp: No
Island of Ischia

Ischia is an example of island life done the Italian way. It’s the biggest island in the Bay of Naples, laying out medieval castles, clifftop botanical gardens, sandy beaches, hot springs and lively harbour towns along its coastline.

The centre of the island is another story altogether. Here, Mount Epomeo scrapes the clouds. Hikers tackle its sloping walking trails, which wander past caves and pine-green forests. You’ll even find the occasional vineyard clinging to the rocky slopes – usually family-run affairs with swooping views over the Bay of Naples.

Inghams operate a telephone Rep service on the Island of Ischia.

Facilities

Pools

The hotel has a heated outdoor swimming pool (28°C) next to the gardens with plenty of shady spots provided by pergolas. There's also two indoor pools. One is heated to 34°C and the other has massage jets and is heated to 32°C (for guests aged over 12 years). Pool towels are provided.

Spa & Fitness

The spa at the Botania Relais & Spa uses the natural healing properties of the thermal water that Ischia is known for. You can enjoy a large range of beauty and massage treatments including a steam bath in a natural cave. A small fitness area has two treadmills, stationary bikes and some weight machines.

General Facilities

  • Shuttle service to and from the beach and the town centre
  • WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Swimming pool (indoor)
  • Swimming pool (outdoor)
  • Spa
Meals

A rich and inviting buffet is on offer at the Botania Relais & Spa with fresh pastries, fruit and local jams and honey. On sunny mornings, it’s served under the pergola by the pool.

Il Corbezzolo Restaurant celebrates local cuisine using ‘zero-mile’ products, many of which have been grown in the hotel’s organic vegetable garden. You can expect dishes like Neapolitan pizza, salads and pasta as well as grilled meat and seafood. It’s open for lunch and dinner. You'll eat here if you're on half board.

Irsi Bar is just a few steps away from the outdoor pool and offers a relaxing space during the day and into the evening where you can enjoy cocktails and light snacks.

Bar La Grotta is a sophisticated bar offering fine wines and delicious appetisers.

Board basis options available

  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 13.8794232
  • Latitude: 40.7531923

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£1800
per person from £600
Includes £15pp discount
Botania Relais & Spa
Island of Ischia, Neapolitan Riviera,Bed & Breakfast
14/10/2020 - 3 nights
3 adults
From London Gatwick
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