What CharmingTuscany.com thinks about Hotel Biodola
With the Biodola bay in front and the beautiful Mediterranean island of Elba behind the Hotel Biodola is the ideal place to spend a vacation between relaxation and sport. Equipped with eight tennis courts in the private park, this hotel also has a FIT instructor for private lessons. At the end of the day you can rest from the strain in the two restaurants, or further relax in the spa. All rooms have been recently refurbished thanks to architect Bönan.
The hotel Biodola enjoys the privilege of being located on the charming bay of Biodola, the most exclusive on the island of Elba, where Mother Nature has been particularly generous by creating a scenery of great beauty where the green hills, the sandy white beaches and the crystal clear sea create a magic of colours. The Hotel Biodola is 7 km away from the centre of Portoferraio and 10 km from Marina di Campo (airport). Its guests can enjoy, in addition to the beach in front of the hotel, the nearby beaches of Scaglieri, Forno and Ghiaie, of which the latter is known for its white stones.
Located in a park of 40 acres with direct access to the beach (at only 100 m), this modern four-storey building is surrounded by a lovely garden with trees and flowers typical of the Mediterranean. In the central building of the Hotel Biodola there are the rooms and all the services such as reception, restaurant, bar and swimming pool with panoramic terrace. A happy reality of Tuscan tourism, characterized by the quality of service provided and for its class in welcoming the guests. Ideal for families, for young couples, will make unforgettable moments of your vacation.
The hotel Biodola has 88 rooms, most of them have a large terrace and they are all located in the main building. According to size and exposure the rooms are divided in Standard , Classic and sea view. Hotel Biodola also has some Junior Suites, which are more spacious and are elegantly furnished. All of them are comfortable and equipped with modern amenities: air conditioning, telephone, mini bar, hairdryer, satellite TV, safe.
The main restaurant, located in the main building has a wide window facing the pool, features a fine Italian cuisine and is renown for its high quality service that makes the customer’s satisfaction. The breakfast is buffet style whereas in the evening the dinner is served at table. At the is open for lunch the restaurant “Maitù” à la carte. Once a week the Hotel Biodola organizes a dinner with a Tuscan menu. For the more romantic people we recommend the beach bar where in the evening you can enjoy fine cocktails while admiring the breathtaking natural spectacle of the sunset. Meals for children 0-2 years are not included in the price of the cot: to pay extra on spot.
Services & Activities
Following facilities offers the Hotel Biodola: private beach with beach service inclusive of one umbrella and two sun beds per room, parking, internet point at the hotel, reception service 24h, mini club for children aged 4 to 12 years (from 15.06 to 15.09), baby-sitter on request and against payment. In the evening there is a soft piano bar entertainment. We also recommend a visit of the charming old town of Portoferraio, lovely village where several cultural events take place during the summer months.
It has a large seawater swimming pool that opens onto a peaceful sunbathing lawn, a small thermal pool with whirlpool, soccer field, volleyball. There are also 8 tennis courts, a 9-holes golf course, diving centre, spa and fitness centre located in the hotel of the same property, the Hermitage, a few meters away. At the SPA you can take some time to relax or simply let yourself be tempted by a regenerating treatment.
Airport Elba – 12 km
Portoferraio – 8 km
Beach – at the beach (50 m)
Private beach – YES
Equipped beach – YES
Sun umbrellas – YES
Sun beds – YES
Sun chairs – YES
Rooms – 89
Check-In – 2 p.m.
Check-Out – 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Late Check-Out – on demand
Breakfast – 7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Lunch – 12.30 - 2 p.m.
Dinner – 7.30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Pets allowed – Yes, on request, upon payment
9-hole Golf course
Private Tennis a/o Golf lessons
Baby Sitter on request
Wi-Fi in public areas and rooms
Beach service (2 sun beds & 1 umbrella per room)
Private parking area
Gym at Hotel Hermitage
Mini-Club 4-12 years (mid June – early September)
Tips for nearby beaches: Biodola, Scaglieri, Forno
Restaurant tips: Fuoco del Bosco, Maitù
Night Clubs/Disco: Club ’64 (4 km)