Completely refurbished in 2016, 5-star Hotel Il Castello is an oasis of luxury, elegance, and exclusive service, steps from one of Sardinia's most stunning beaches. With spacious balconies and magnificent terraces, the rooms and suites offer spectacular views over the sea, gardens, and the mountains surrounding Forte Village Resort. The furnishings are a homage to colorful Sardinian crafts and ultra-contemporary design.
Guests at five-star Hotel Il Castello have exclusive use of a delightful heated infinity pool with views over the Mediterranean and direct access to the beach. Accommodation at Il Castello includes suites on the Executive 4th and 5th floors served by a private lift (see dedicated section), hotel rooms in various sizes with balconies or terraces and either sea or mountain views, and bungalows in the adjacent Castello gardens, which are ideal for families. The Hotel's sumptuous foyer looks out onto the Bandiere Bar, renowned for its signature cocktails. Enjoy the elegance of the Hotel Castello.
Restaurants & Bars - The Forte Village offers a choice of restaurants where you can enjoy fine Italian and world cuisine prepared by the Resort Chefs - try the sublime cookery of Massimiliano Mascia, winner of 2 Michelin stars, for example, or the Belvedere restaurant, the Forte Village jewel in the crown, which serves some of the most exclusive dishes from traditional Italian and regional cuisine. Afterward, when you have satisfied your palate, the evening continues with shows and entertainment at the lounge bars, exclusive cafés, and trendsetting nightclubs in the beautiful surroundings of Sardinia.
Celebrity Chefs - Welcome to the world of Celebrity Chefs! There is no limit to creativity, imagination, and the desire to experiment and astonish at the Forte Village. During the Celebrity Chef Evenings, the stars of haute cuisine demonstrate their skills beneath the Forte Bay Terrace's stunning star-studded night sky. Every summer, exclusively for you, the greatest Michelin-starred chefs are presented and the most famous international cuisine exponents, from France, the UK, Spain, Germany, and Italy's most beautiful regions. Every refined menu features a constellation of signature dishes paired with wines from the most prestigious cellars. Life is for living, and top of the range of the exclusive themed evenings at the Forte Village is the unforgettable 'One of a Kind Nights.' Each evening has a unique theme involving a special location, extraordinary cuisine, excellent wines, and music, which floats into the night. Places are limited, pre-booking is essential.
Gourmet Cooking Academy - Attending a cooking class on holiday. Lessons from the great chefs: spice up your holiday. Being a good cook means tempting and captivating your diners and having fun. So why not attend a cooking class taught by Forte Village's fantastic chefs. The superb Cooking Academy will teach you the basics of the very best traditional Italian and international cuisine, perfect one of its pièces de résistance, or how to create a whole menu. If you really love your family and friends, and if you want to unleash your inner cooking talent, then don't miss this unique opportunity. One cooking lesson a day, and you can show off your new-found skills when you get home. Cooking Academy lessons will take place in the kitchens of the Forte Gourmet restaurant. Like in the best cooking class, the participants will have their own workspace. The week-long course will show you how to create a whole menu, from nibbles to pasta dishes, including how to make the perfect tomato sauce, of course, as well as main courses and pastries. If you prefer, you can take part in just one lesson on a particular theme. All participants will receive a kit comprising a recipe book and apron.
Thalasso & Spa In Sardinia - The history of Acquaforte Thalasso & Spa in Sardinia dates back to millennia. Millennia because the Ancient Romans, as can be seen in the splendid town of Nora in Sardinia just a few minutes away from Forte Village Resort, already knew about the benefits of thermal baths by the sea. And years, because twenty-five years ago, the medical team at Forte Village, led by Dr. Angelo Cerina, revolutionized the world of thalassotherapy, creating a totally original and extraordinarily effective method for detoxing, rejuvenating, and improving the body. This method has been made even more exclusive with the best specialists in sports, aesthetic and dietary medicine in the ultra-modern Forte Lab and Performance Center facilities. A method, in the end, that only exists in the heart.
Ayurvedic Park & Yoga - Ancient Ayurvedic medicine has found a new home at Acquaforte Thalasso & Spa. The same gentleness, the same intensity, the same wisdom. The result is the splendid Ayurvedic Park in the most secluded corner of the garden. Massages, yoga lessons, pilates. The body relaxes, it listens, and it is happy. In the garden of Indian wisdom - Ancient Ayurvedic medicine has found a new home at Acquaforte Thalasso & Spa in Sardinia. The same gentleness, the same intensity, the same wisdom. The result is the splendid Ayurvedic Park in the most secluded corner of the garden. Massages, yoga lessons, pilates. The body relaxes, it listens, and it is happy.
Children's Wonderland - In the resort for kids and families in Sardinia, there is an enchanted garden for children, just a stone's throw from the sea (and mom and dad) called Wonderland. Forte Village will shine in the sky for every little guest as never before the luxury family resort.