Surrounded by water, Italy has some of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Although some of these beaches are crowded with beach bums attempting to escape the summer heat, others are secluded, often occupied by guests from luxury resorts. Whether you’re looking for a beach party under a starlit sky or a honeymoon under a canopy of palms, these luxury hotels on Italy’s most beautiful beaches will take your breath away:
1. Il Pelican, Porto Ercole, Tuscany | $2,000/night
Oozing Italian glamour, Il Pellicano is the ultimate getaway for the high maintenance diva. Suites offer spectacular views of the Tuscan archipelago, and the restaurants offer spectacular Italian cuisine.
2. Capofaro Resort, Salina, Sicily | $1,000/night
Uniting nature with culture, the Capofaro Resort is the epidomy of Mediterranean hospitality. You can do outdoor pilates, take a cooking class and explore the sea with a diving instructor.
3. Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea, Taormina, Sicil | $3,000/night
Known for being one of Italy’s most romantic hotels, the Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea sits beside a gorgeous coastline. You can enjoy the views while sipping cocktails at the private bar or soaking in the sun on the private beach.
4. JK Place Capri , Capri, Naples | $2,000/night
With gorgeous views of the Gulf of Naples, this award-winning hotel combines modern luxury with ancient beauty.
5. Hotel Santa Cterin, Amalfi, Salerno | $1,000/night
This glamorous hotel is set to a classical Mediterranean landscape, and the highlight is this pool with one hell of a view.