Neighbours Italy and Croatia both lay claim to some of Europe’s most stunning cities and landscape. We’ve rounded up our best Italy and Croatia holiday offers to help you plan your perfect break.
Italy evokes images of rolling green hills with ancient hilltop villages and pinstripe vineyards, beautiful stretches of coastline, stylish islands, dramatic lakes, and everything from historic cities to floating ones. It promises to combine history, culture, art and cuisine all in one unforgettable trip.
The Grand Hotel Capodimonte is a traditional hotel that sits amongst terraced gardens on a hillside above Sorrento, enjoying superb views across the town to the Bay of Naples and Mount Vesuvius. Sorrento's bustling centre is just a ten-minute walk away yet the pretty, shaded terraces that surround the hotel's cascading swimming pool provide the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing day.
Surrounded by terraces and gardens, the Hotel Santa Caterina stands on one of the best stretches of the breathtaking Amalfi Coast. The charm of the exquisitely tasteful interior blends perfectly with this superb five star hotel, making it the ideal setting to unwind in superior surroundings and a stunning location.
Set at the foot of the mountains and just 700 metres away from a superb white-sand beach, Chia Laguna Resort is the perfect setting for a wonderful holiday. Children get the VIP treatment with their own facilities including a children's restaurant, children's pool and supervised mini club, teenagers also have their own club.
Experience more of the world with a Sovereign multi-centre holiday. We’ll organise all the logistics for you, from mapping out the route, to booking planes, trains and automobiles (as well as ferries, ships and yachts), leaving you free to enjoy the build up to your holiday. Just give our Trusted Advisers a call for a personalised trip.
Undoubtedly the most exclusive hotel on Lake Maggiore, the Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromées represents beauty and luxury, all combined with first-class facilities and enchanting views of the Borromean Islands and the Alps.
Hotel Villa del Sogno is a charming 19th century property, set in secluded grounds and styled attractively with traditional antique furnishings. You can enjoy the stunning views of the lake from the beautiful terrace, or a short walk via steps down to the lakeside will take you to Fasano, the nearest village. You can also take a shuttle bus to and from Gardone or to a dock from which boats cross the lake to nearby resorts including Malcesine, Sirmione and Garda.
Located on one of the most impressive areas of the Italian Riviera with stunning views over both the Mediterranean and Rapallo’s quaint little marina, the Excelsior Palace has been elegantly restored with rooms offering a seamless blend of traditional 19th century opulence and contemporary comforts.
The Hotel Bernini Bristol is located in the heart of Rome in the splendid Piazza Barberini, close to the Spanish Steps, the Trevi Fountain and Via Veneto, making it the perfect base for a luxury city break. This hotel offers comfortable guest rooms finished in either a classic or contemporary style and equipped with modern facilities.
Croatia is a country that's big on natural beauty. Its interior is a patchwork of vineyards, forests, olive groves and lakes, while along the coastline you'll find white-pebble beaches, beautifully clear waters and a generous sprinkling of pine-clad islands. The main cities, Split and Dubrovnik, tick all the boxes when it comes to al fresco dining and age-old sites.
Found on the corner of Čikat Bay, the luxurious Boutique Hotel Alhambra is an elegant resort which deserves its place in the esteemed ‘Small Luxury Hotels of the World’. Boasting fashionable loungers right by the water’s edge, a stunning indoor waterfall pool and a state-of-the-art spa with genuine experts in relaxation and rejuvenation on hand, the Boutique Hotel Alhambra has much to offer.
Sun Gardens Dubrovnik boasts a range of contemporary rooms and suites, a luxury award-winning spa and 16 restaurants and bars to choose from. Built in a style to replicate the layout of a traditional Mediterranean village, the resort is set amidst mature gardens, overlooking the beautiful Adriatic Sea and the Elephiti Islands.