Picks of the month

Updated on Oct 30, 2020 by Clarabel Jones

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Each month, we select a handful of our favourite properties that deserve some time in the limelight. Here are our top picks for November, for when you're ready to travel again...


La Mendula

San Pantaleo | Sleeps 4

Made for family holidays, La Mendula is blessed with a large lawned area for children to play in and an inviting private pool.

Ample sunloungers surround the pool, and there’s also a covered terrace complete with a built-in barbecue – perfect for al fresco dining.

Sardinia’s glorious beaches are within easy driving distance from this villa, and there are also a good selection of shops and restaurants nearby. For a day out, head to San Pantaleo’s bustling markets or the archaeological sites of Arzachena.

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Hotel Carlos V

Alghero | 5-star hotel

Recently refurbished, this 5-star hotel is set right on the seafront, a scenic stroll away from the historic town of Alghero.

The swimming pool at Hotel Carlos V is huge, complemented by a smaller kid-sized pool. There’s also the fantastic Libera spa to relax in, not to mention Alghero’s beach which is just a short drive away.

Dine à la carte at the hotel’s dedicated restaurant, which offers a delicious array of Sardinian and Catalan specialities, before enjoying a few drinks in the bar. This distinctive Italian hotel is an excellent choice for your luxurious break.

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Gabbiano Azurro Hotel & Suites

Golfo Aranci | 4-star superior hotel

Family-run, and one of the region’s first hotels, Gabbiano Azzuro is known across the island for its genuine warmth and friendliness.

Nestled between two gorgeous sandy beaches, the hotel is surrounded by crystal-clear shallow waters with stunning views out across the bay. As a guest, you’ll have access to a private area of the beach, equipped with sunloungers and parasols.

When you’re not paddling in the sea or relaxing by the pool, take the short walk to town to sample Golfo Aranci’s array of shops, bars and restaurants.

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Villa Asfodeli

Palau | Sleeps 5

Nestled into a hillside between Arzachena and Palau, this three-bedroom villa’s rural setting gives it a calm, peaceful atmosphere. 

A highlight of any stay at Villa Asfodeli has to be the large pool and small al fresco dining area, allowing guests enjoy the gorgeous Sardinian sunshine.

You’re also perfectly placed to enjoy the beaches and sophisticated towns of the Costa Smeralda, with the nearest beach just 6km away and the town of Palau just a little bit further.

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Grand Hotel Smeraldo Beach

Baja Sardinia | 4-star hotel

Grand Hotel Smeraldo is the definition of coastal bliss; set right by the sea with a small private beach on site and lush Mediterranean gardens, the hotel has a fitness centre with sea views and four swimming pools – two of which come with whirlpools.

There are two restaurants and bars on site, but you’re only a short walk from Baja Sardinia should you fancy a change of scenery.  

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