It’s the second largest island in the Mediterranean. Magical, perfumed, a rugged beauty that takes your breath away. It welcomes and envelops you in a blink of an eye. Mountains, forests, plains, vast uninhabited territories, rivers and lakes, rocky shores and long sandy beaches bathed by a caribbean sea. That’s Sardinia. It is our home. A gift that Mother Nature has given to mankind. Unesco heritage where past and present coexist in unison, where architecture, archeology, art, literature, languages and dialects, food and festivals tell the habits and customs of a people and a territory that constitute a microcosm in itself, a world to discover.
Forte Village, tourist pearl forty kilometers from Cagliari, inserted in an amazing natural scenery, was born in April 1970 a brainchild of Lord Charles Forte, Italian-British hotelier, even when tourism in Sardinia was in its infancy. The property is located southwest of the island, near Santa Margherita di Pula and the ridge that runs behind protects the coast from cold winds coming from the north, ensuring a special microclimate that offers warm weather from March to November.
Hospitality comes in six villas, sumptuously furnished, with garden and private pool with a personal butler available on request; forty suites: hospitable and comfortable, scattered throughout the Resort; eight hotels: the Hotel Villa del Parco, small, elegant and in the countryside; The Dune, bungalows and exclusive suite close to the beautiful white beach of the complex; Castle Hotel, overlooking the sea, where luxury and design live; Hotel Royal Pineta, absolute privacy, ideal to get away from the daily chaos. The bungalows of the Hotel Bougainvillea and Hotel Le Palme, which are havens of peace with private gardens, just steps away from the two pools. The are perfect for large families and immersed in the green of the bungalows of the Hotel Il Borgo, close to the fun pool slides of Bay of Palms.
And to tickle the taste buds twenty restaurants are available, with over two hundred dishes of high international cuisine, made with passion and creativity by the most famous star chefs in the world scene housed in the structure, from Gordon Ramsay to Emanuele Scarello, Alfons Schubeck, Antonello Arrus, Rocco Iannone and Carlo Cracco, to “get to dessert” with Vincenzo Bonfissuto.
Looking for smart entertainment? The Cooking School and the Organic Garden teach you how to cook traditional Italian dishes using fresh and wholesome raw materials at zero kilometer. Then there are three thousand and five hundred sq. meters destined to entertainment and fun of children with many activities: from gaming to pottery workshops, velcro processing, origami, balloon art, and the creation of objects from recycled materials. And for teenagers: go-karting, bowling, a grass football pitch and disco …
Etching SPA is the spa and aesthetics. Thalassotherapy is one of the many jewels of the crown. The twenty-year collaboration between the medical team of the Forte Village and the Center of Thalassotherapy Experimental University of Milan, has developed a path of six swimming pools each with different gradation and concentration of saline water.
There are all the ingredients for a dream vacation … Sun, sea, hospitality, relaxation and fun … It’s time to give yourself a gift!