Situated on the Sorrento peninsula in Sant’Agata there is the elegant Boutique Hotel Don Alfonso 1890, between two beautiful gulfs – gulf of Naples and Salerno. Perched among the hills, about 10 kilometres from Sorrento, the hotel can be reached through vineyards, lemon groves, vegetable gardens and olive groves. The Boutique Hotel Don Alfonso 1890 is known for its excellent cuisine.
It is an ancient residence dating back to 1800 and since ever the Don Alfonso 1890 hotel has hosted several famous guests including writers, politicians and artists. Today it is a luxury hotel dip into a flower garden, furnished with antiques and Murano chandeliers, equipped with all the comforts for a holiday based on nature materials, good food and Napolitan culture.The biological Mediterranean breakfast, the best way to wake up while on holiday, consists of jams, pies and typical dishes of the local tradition rigorously prepared with top quality products.
The room types at guests disposal are 1 Suite Superior, 3 Suite, 3 Junior Suite and 1 Standard room. All of them have antique furniture with typical Neapolitan style, that characterizes the Boutique Hotel Don Alfonso 1890. Moreover each room is named after an aromatic plant, that guests will find in the rich garden of the Hotel. Each room provides double bed, AC, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, safe, hairdryer, minibar.
The Superior Suite (around 55 sqm) offers a large bedroom and a separated sitting room dwith comfortable sofas and armchairs. Located on the first floor, it has a terrace of 35 sqm. It provides a large bathroom with whirlpool tub and separated shower.
The Suites (around 50 sqm) – all different, are decorated with light colours, antique furniture and modern design. The bathrooms have the typical hand painted majolica ceramic floor, a Jacuzzi tub and a separate shower.
The Junior Suites (around 32 sqm) – all different, are decorated with light colours, antique furniture and modern design. The bathrooms have the typical hand painted majolica ceramic floor and a Jacuzzi tub.
The Standard room (30 sqm) is a very bright room characterized by a lively play of colors with a predominance of yellow nuances and decorated with a mix of modern and antique family furniture. The bathroom is decorated with the typical hand painted majolica ceramic floor and equipped with whirlpool tub.
The Don Alfonso Restaurant is not just a place to eat; there is a philosophy and a lifestyle behind. The two chefs, Alfonso and Ernesto, create their dishes inserting novelties into traditions, in a mixture of flavours deeply tied to the land and using products with best quality. In the white halls, furnished with antiques, hand-painted majolica and Murano glass chandeliers, tradition and modernity are skilfully mixed. The combination of flavours finding in the dishes offered by the chefs, able to impress the most discerning palates. The products quality used for cooking are guaranteed as many products are taken from “Le Peracciole”, the property farm of Iaccarino family.
Services & Activities
For guests relax, the outdoor heated swimming pool and the beautiful gardens are available for strolling among the scents of flowers and Mediterranean plants. For those wishing to learn the secrets of Don Alfonso cuisine, a gourmet stocked library is free use for the guests; the chefs will also be available for mediterranean cooking classes in the new laboratory of cuisine and research set up inside the Borgo.