The Italian city of Cagliari is unique for a number of reasons, one of which lies in its location, on the island of Sardinia, as its own municipality. The city’s atmosphere reflects the diversity of the many civilizations that have taken up residence, here and visitors find that the hotel or vacation rental they choose can truly broaden their appreciation for the city and its spirit. With that in mind, here is a list of the top places to stay in Cagliari, Italy.
Hotel Flora is a pristine hotel, a short distance from the railway station and the Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Cagliari. The hotel matches the quaint architecture of its surroundings, with polished hardwood floors and traditional furniture. The rooms are stately, with a good amount of amenities, including flat-screen TVs and internet access. Premium suites include cozy balconies and living room-style lounges.
Address: Via Sassari, 45, 09124 Cagliari, Italy (see map)
Price: from 108 USD
For those who are drawn to the jet-setting, trendy style sense of the European continent, Regina Margherita fits the bill. Situated minutes from the Torre dell’Enfante, the hotel is also close to the center of Cagliari, to allow those who want to get around on foot, more options to move around. The guest rooms are in line with the luxury atmosphere, not too large but containing enough space to provide comfort. The amenities here are good, with free parking and hydrotherapy massage shower heads, in the bathrooms.
Hotel Regina Margherita
Address: Viale Regina Margherita, 44, 09124 Cagliari, Italy (see map)
Price: from 148 USD
This hotel has been around since 1866, and still holds a lot of its original palatial feel. Guests are greeted by an aesthetic that is classic with a few modern touches, here and there, that don’t detract from the style, overall. Guest rooms are intimate and allow for a nice level of comfort, and come with certain amenities, including continental breakfast and air conditioning.
Hotel Due Colonne
Address: Via Sardegna, 4, 09124 Cagliari, Italy (see map)
Price: from 128 USD
This loft space can be found in the historic area of the city and is directly connected to the airport by public transportation. A private entrance takes guests into the loft, which is done up in a cool Mediterranean style, with up-to-date furnishings. It can accommodate four guests between two rooms and comes with the standard array of amenities, including wireless internet access.
Casa In Costello
Price: from 49.55 USD
Number of Guests: 4
La Villa Del Mare is a sparkling hotel property, directly opposite the Poetto beaches. Renovations have made La Villa Del Mare chic and modern, with guests having the choice of either rooms or apartments. Each room has been decorated in vivid and tasteful colors, with comfortable beds and a slew of offerings for guests, including a top-notch air conditioning system which helps in the warm months. The hotel is a brief distance from all the nightlife Poetto offers, and has a manicured garden area that guests can enjoy to soak up the sun, during some downtime.
La Villa Del Mare
Address: Viale Lungo Mare Poetto, 248, 09126 Cagliari, Italy (see map)
Price: from 174 USD
This apartment is nestled right by the famed San Benedetto Market and has undergone renovations that help visitors feel even more at ease, when they enter. There’s a kitchen area that’s fully functional, in addition to the other amenities, which include Bluetooth home speakers and included internet access. The apartment can accommodate up to three guests and has one bedroom and bathroom.
The Awakening of the Morning
Price: from 57 USD
Number of Guests: 3
This restored home is a welcoming space, in a building that goes back to the 18th century, and it keeps much of the traditional Sardinian aesthetic, throughout. It’s located right in the heart of the historical district of Cagliari and is a five-minute walk from the prime shopping streets as well as centers of nightlife, in the city. The place can hold up to three guests and has one bedroom and bathroom. It also comes with a select number of amenities but doesn’t have air conditioning.
Castle In Cagliari
Price: from 49.55 USD
Number of Guests: 3
Cagliari House is an entire home, that sits in the historic center of Cagliari, right inside the ancient and still preserved walls that have been in place since the 1500’s. It’s also within walking distance of the Marina area. The décor of the place is an ode to Italian Riviera culture, with subdued stripes and colors throughout the room.
Cagliari House is a cozy space that can host two guests, with one bathroom and one bedroom. In terms of amenities, it does come with the basics, including wireless internet and a washer and dryer for laundry needs.
Price: from 37.55 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Some more to say...
For the first-time traveler or the seasoned jet-setter, finding a place to stay in Cagliari that fits your needs may be daunting, at first, mainly due to the bevy of options available. But that problem is fleeting, as there are some great places that help one gain a true sense of what this rich and historical town has to offer. Travelers heading here should have no issue finding a cozy part of Cagliari to wrap themselves in, to make their experience a memorable one.
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