Tips from our travel specialists
If you don’t believe Elba is a luxury destination, you’ll be surprised to discover that the island offers many opportunities for a truly exclusive holiday with all the charm and comfort to pamper and thoroughly spoil you.
Here are the best services selected by the Elba Unexpected Paradise ® Team
Choose the best hotel for your holiday. Do you prefer a delightful, elegant hotel? Or are you looking for total luxury? Here are two alternatives selected by our team.
Hotel Ilio is not a luxury hotel but a charming little boutique hotel with contemporary design, where hospitality is all about the details and experiencing a fabulous stay.
Sailing to the most beautiful beaches on board a private yacht with your personal skipper and in the company of an official National Park guide is a dream for many.
Make your reservation for this tour with the Personal Elba Consultant of the Hotel Ilio if you are a guest of the hotel, or alternatively contact a charter club.
Elba’s beaches have mostly kept their natural state but we can recommend a seaside location offering great comfort, where you tread on the finest sand and enjoy the service of the most charming beach resorts on the island, Paglicce Beach.
just where you are
Why not try visiting the most beautiful places on the island on a vintage tour? In a delightful, classic Fiat 500. Travel along panoramic roads and through medieval villages to interesting artistic and cultural destinations and excellent restaurants.
in the open air
in the open air
If you wish to arrive on Elba quickly and in maximum comfort, use the air taxi and Heli taxi services available for clients booking the Hotel of the Year. You can arrive in under an hour, avoiding delays, queues and long transfers.
The Air taxi and Helicopter Taxi services are arranged by the Hotel of the Year.
Charter & Skipper
The Tuscan coast is not far from Elba and rather than taking the ferry, you could arrive or depart on board a private yacht, bringing you quickly to your destination without any of the usual inconvenience and delay.
TIPS FOR SINGLES
The best way to appreciate the majestic beauty and nature of Elba is from the water on board a boat and in the company of an official guide of the Tuscan Archipelago Park. So the perfect solution is a private charter, with trips planned in every detail, which you can book at the hotel of the year, Hotel Ilio. For info >
TIPS FOR FAMILIES
Children in tow? Then we advise you to choose comfortable accommodation at the Hotel Hermitage or the Hotel del Golfo, both overlooking the beaches of two wonderful, natural bays. The perfect solution for families.
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