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“L’Albergo della Regina Isabella” is located directly on the seashore, in the midst of a peaceful bay surrounded by rocky shores and luscious Mediterranean vegetation (Piazza S. Restituta, 1 – 80076 Lacco Ameno Ischia www.reginaisabella.it).
The main entrance of the hotel faces the picturesque square of Santa Restituta, known for the church bearing the same name. It is located near the Archaeological Museum and characteristic antique shops and boutiques.
The hotel was built in the 1950’s by Angelo Rizzoli.The island’s beauty and thermal baths captivated the illustrious publisher and film director.
Celebrities such as Richard Burton, Liz Taylor, Maria Callas, Alberto Sordi and William Holden enlivened those popular years making it one of the most exclusive and glamorous destinations.
The island’s history which dates back over 2700 years, its mild climate, the naturalistic environment and Lacco Ameno's hospitality are all reasons to spend some time here in any season of the year.
“L’Albergo della Regina Isabella” has four swimming pools, two outdoor and two indoor. The first outdoor pool is on the beach above sea level, contains purified seawater and is surrounded by a solarium with wood floored deck and comfortable lounge chairs. The other is filled with thermal water or heated seawater and is the ideal pool for “talasso” therapy (sea-water based therapy) in which to simply relax. One indoor pool contains thermal-water for regenerating baths and the second, sensorial awakening pool, is filled with thermal-water used for various therapeutic treatments such as music-therapy, chrome-therapy and aromatherapy. There are also two docks, equipped with lounge-chairs and sun umbrellas from which guests have easy access to the sea.
It offers its guests the possibility to choose between three restaurants in which to dine with magnificent sea views and numerous traditional Mediterranean foods accompanied by the finest wines.