5-star luxury hotel in Ischia, the Regina Isabella is in the center of a quiet bay, between rocks, private beaches and the green of the Mediterranean pine forest. You can breathe the culture of an Italian savoir vivre, devoted to elegance and beauty. Careful and personalized services offer pleasant moments between the colors and the Neapolitan warmth. A Life Lived Well, in the name of Taste, Wellness and Vitality.
The Regina Isabella was built in the enchanting village of Lacco Ameno d’Ischia, in the 1950s by the will of Angelo Rizzoli , famous publisher and film producer. Fascinated by the places of the island and by the tradition of the baths, in 1956 he had the historic Baths of Queen Isabella expanded and built a hotel complex on the ancient Greco-Roman ruins. Within a few years, Ischia and the Regina Isabella hotel became the center of attraction of a cosmopolitan worldliness.
Regina Isabella offers emotions and enchanting moments in an architectural environment of suggestive expressive richness. 50s-style environments , furnished with period furniture alternating with modern design elements and paintings by contemporary artists. Majestic and bright, they have a Mediterranean taste, pastel colors, floors with typical Capodimonte ceramics and hand-painted majolica. Special mention goes to the cuisine, traditional and gourmet, and to the beneficial thermal waters bioactive . For the free time , the Regina Isabella has a SPA, four swimming pools and a solarium, two private beaches, two piers equipped with deck chairs and umbrellas, a gym, two tennis courts, a boutique, four meeting rooms and a conference center.
Direct access to the sea allows you to travel aboard the elegant Magnum 53 or to dock with your yacht. You have the option to take yours with you four-legged friend , provided they are small in size. In any case, it is not allowed in the common areas.
Rooms, 128 of which 27 Luxury , are located in the three bodies of the hotel: Queen Isabella , Sporting is Royal . In Mediterranean style, colored and paved with tiles different from each other, they have modern elements, which coexist with the original furnishings. They offer a high level of comfort and are all equipped with air conditioning , satellite radio and television , safe , minibar , phone with direct international call, Wifi free, courtesy kit , hairdryer , flip flops . In each room you can experience one dream holiday , feel pampered, savor the taste of five-star luxury and enjoy the warm hospitality of Queen Isabella.
Terme Wellness - Wellness Center
The thermal springs of the Terme della Regina Isabella belong to the Salso-sulphate-bicarbonate class, they are hypermineral waters and defined as “hyperthermal” because they flow at a temperature of 56 and 77 ° C . The waters, the subject of studies since the Middle Ages, passing from the Marie Curie Nobel Prize at the beginning of the twentieth century, are still at the center of research in collaboration with three Italian universities. The peculiarity of the waters here is the biodiversity that characterizes them: for this reason it was decided to name them “ Bioactive waters “, Both for the large amount of life contained in it, and for the wonderful benefits in the aesthetic and medical fields that they bring. The careful and continuous scientific research has led us to the creation of unique thermal protocols in the sector. A medical team, in fact, is ready to welcome you, to build a personal path of beauty and well-being aimed at prevention.
Another peculiarity is represented by sludge : the clay collected in the natural quarries of Ischia is matured for six months in the thermal water, from which it assimilates the mineral properties and the officinal virtues, until it is transformed into bioactive thermal mud . A natural product with multiple applications in the aesthetic, physiotherapy and dermatological fields.
The Regina Isabella thermal baths also offer cures, treatments, massages, nutrition and fitness programs, as well as spa dermatology treatments .
The synergy between the true spa tradition and the most modern medical-scientific analyzes have led to the creation of one Medical Prevention and Health care , a synonym of prevention and treatments that we have divided into four macro-areas: Medical, Relax, Beauty and Fitness .
WALK TO THE MUDS
A few meters from the Terme della Regina Isabella, it is possible to visit the Fangie where the bioactive thermal water exerts its action on the bentonite, until it transforms it into mature bioactive mud. By booking, you will be able to see and discover a process as ancient as the world. The history of the thermal baths in Ischia begins in VIII century BC , when the Greek colonists began to use the hot waters gushing from the slopes of Mount Epomeo. It was the Romans who understood the potential of the baths and, having placed the waters of the Lacco Ameno springs under the protection of the mythical hero Hercules, they transformed the baths into a place of treatment and stay, which became one of the most popular in imperial Rome.
Today, they are placed at your disposal in the prestigious Regina Isabella Spa, for giving vitality and renewing the body and spirit giving beauty and new harmony.
If you can’t sit still and pursue well-being, between one spa treatment and another, you will also find one in the hotel equipped gym with instructor (equipment for isotonic, isometric and isokinetic activities; circuit training, cardiofitness, total body work, GAG and functional rebalancing; personalized body building, swimming, thalassotherapy).
Gastronomy - Catering
The Regina Isabella offers its guests the possibility to choose between three restaurants , managed by the starred Executive Chef Pasquale Palamaro, e three bars . All of them will delight you, as well as with a suggestive view of the sea and in some cases of the garden, even with tasty dishes of traditional Mediterranean and international cuisine. No less important are the fine wines, among the most renowned of the national and international winemaking tradition to give the right emphasis to the dishes, the coded and signature cocktails, the natural drinks and liqueurs from a selected reserve, offered by the various bars.
Activities - Excursions - Tours
From journalism, to cinema, from music to food, the Regina Isabella hotel is the protagonist of important social events that enliven the days and nights of Ischia. Among the most important, the prestigious Ischia International Journalism Award , the film festival Ischia Global Film & Music Fest , which every year brings illustrious names of cinema to the island, the appointment with the great music of Piano & Jazz and the food and wine of Ischia Safari is Ischia Vintage . There is no shortage of Grand Gala , which have become fixed appointments in the evenings of August 15th and New Year’s Eve.