Description La Tonnarella
- Set on a spur of rock in one of the most panoramic settings of Sorrento, where at one time there was a Tonnara from which the hotel takes its name, La Tonnarella, is an oasis of peace and tranquillity for those who wish to sample a corner of paradise.
“La Tonnarella” started out as a residential summer villa belonging to the Gargiulo family. Still keeping its fascinating atmosphere with antique furnishings and ceramic tiles, plus the interesting architectural style of interwoven tufa stone cornices, “ La Tonnarella” has been transformed into a delightful hotel with a backdrop of blue sea.The renowned restaurant has got two big dining-rooms and a wide terrace on the sea that you can use to relish the refined and typical sirene land’s dish as : Scialatielli with Lobsters, Risotto with lobster’s and finocchietti, Orata with Sorrento’s citrus fruits, shrimps in lemon leaf, calamari au gratin, lemon cake.The hotel has a small private beach with facilities. Hidden among the rocks like a pearl in its shell, “ La Tonnarella “ beach is a magical and little known ravine- an explosion of colours and perfumes. The violet and yellow of the wild flowers offering a contrast to the blue of the sky and the sea.It is also possible to lunch at this beautiful place immersed in nature and only a few paces from the sea.