A unique villa in Sardinia's most stunning working lighthouse
‘Breathtaking’ can be taken literally when considering this villa. Located atop a rocky promontory in beautiful southern Sardinia, Villa Capo Spartivento provides stunning accommodation in a lovingly-restored lighthouse.With 360-degree views, a luxurious infinity swimming pool, a regal history, stylish interiors and a location in one of the most fascinating and untouched areas of Sardinia, the property will capture guests’ imagination.Set in a huge teak-floored terrace, an infinity swimming pool offers sky-to-sea views where guests can lounge or enjoy a refreshing swim. There are also two Jacuzzis for a relaxing soak. Guests can walk right down to the seafront from the property, whilst the nearest swimming beaches are less than five minutes’ drive away.At the rear of the property is a signature Mediterranean garden with century-old olive trees, indigenous bushes, and eight gazebos, perfect for special events.Built entirely of granite by King Vittorio Emanuele di Savoia in 1856, the property has been completely refurbished to the highest design and ethical standards: it only uses natural, raw materials and clean energy sources (including solar panels and photovoltaic systems) for power and the best in disposal technology.The interior’s eclectic style provides modern design with vintage furniture collected from all over the world and ambient Murano glass lighting.There are six well-appointed bedrooms; four in the main property and two in an adjoining annex. Each bedroom boasts a king-size bed, an en-suite shower room, and stunning sea or garden views. Two bedrooms in the main house have a separate drawing room for relaxation, and both bedrooms in the annex have a ground floor living room offering the option of a child’s bed, on request.
For a relaxing holiday in a unique and luxurious property, Villa Cap Spartivento on the cliffs of beautiful Sardinia is not to be missed.
MAIN VILLA – FIRST FLOOR Bedroom 1 – king size bed, living room, en-suite bathroom with shower, and hillside views Bedroom 2 – king size bed, living room, en-suite bathroom with shower, and hillside views Bedroom 3 – king-size bed, en-suite bathroom with shower, and sea views Bedroom 4 – king-size bed, en-suite bathroom with shower, and sea views
ANNEX Bedroom 5 – king-size bed, living room, en-suite bathroom with shower, and garden views Bedroom 6 – king-size bed, living room, en-suite bathroom with shower, and garden views
Villa Capo Spartivento is located at the southern-most tip of Sardinia, right on the point of the cape. This bahia’s silky sand creates thirty-metre-high white dunes and the crystal-clear, turquoise-hued water is reminiscent of an idyllic Caribbean beach.
The bay of Cala Cipolla is accessible on foot and with has a picturesque beach and cliffs. It features seven reefs, creating a veritable paradise for divers and snorkellers. A short drive away is the expansive sandy cove and of Tuaredda where there are dolphins, lakes with flamingos, a private dock, and facilities for renting a wide variety of boats.
Within easy reach of the property are San Pietro Island, Cala Cipolla beach, and the famous Forte Village with its spa, golf courses and helicopter tours. The biggest city in the surrounding area is Cagliari, which is less than an hour away and offers a range of activities from jeep tours, to mountain biking, to boating. Guests can also visit Nora, a large Roman amphitheatre that is right on the beach and is used for music festivals in the summer months.
Distances (approx.):Nearest beach (Cala Cipolla) – 4 minutes’ driveForte Village – 20 minutes’ driveCagliari Airport – 1 hour’s driveSan Pietro Island – 1 hour’s drive + 50 minutes’ ferry ride
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