South Italy Cuisine
South Italy Cuisine
From atop a fabled bluff above the cerulean Mediterranean Sea, the magnificent Mezzatorre Resort & Spa in Forio d’Ischia superlatively reigns.
Enveloped by fragrant pinewood, the illustrious resort rests on 17 scenic acres along Italy’s spectacular Gulf of Naples, affording unparalleled panoramic vistas with Mount Vesuvius in the far-off distance.
Centered around a 16th century tower once owned by Baron Fassini, the Mezzatorre Resort & Spa houses a top-notch spa, hot spring treatment center, spacious lounge, and luxe rooms and suites. Sophisticated interiors showcase refined fabrics that majestically meld with soft lighting and elegant furnishings to create inspiring, stately environs.
The resort’s superb accommodations exude noble romance.
A total of 57 guest rooms and suites feature classic Italian interiors, plush modern comforts and panoramic views of the verdant park surroundings or placid sea. Gracious amenities include marble bathrooms, satellite televisions, gourmet mini-bars, climate-controlled air conditioning and safes. In the Deluxe Grand Suite, discerning guests can indulge in the resort’s lavishness. Fine features range from enamel-painted walls and rich draperies to an entertainment theatre and private ocean view terrace with relaxing solarium and Jacuzzi pool. World-class amenities abound from the inside and out. The Mezzatorre Resort & Spa presents scenic terraces that descend towards the sea, offering guests privy access to the glorious beach and soothing, heated seawater swimming pool. The resort’s fully equipped spa (reputed as one of the best in Italy) employs the healing properties of water to expertly deliver relaxation. The exquisite spa presents a hydro-circuit of thermal pools, health and wellness treatments, Turkish baths and therapeutic sauna. Guests can even enjoy an outdoor massage in a wooden gazebo, while taking in the resort’s signature views. Fine dining is a delectable signature at the Mezzatorre Resort & Spa.
The opulent Chandelier restaurant
Named after impressive silver candelabras that romantically illuminate the intimate dining room, showcases acclaimed gastronomic delicacies crafted from the region’s freshest seasonal ingredients. At the tastefully simple Sciué-Sciué, authentic cuisine is fashioned in the Campania tradition and artfully served beneath an enchanting palm-leafed roof.