Italy Accommodation Hotel Sorrento Hotel Tramontano Sorrento



Type : Hotel
Rating : 4 Star Superior
Location : Sorrento

General Amenities

  • 24 Hour Reception Desk
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Breakfast Room
  • Concierge
  • Elevator (Lift)
  • Internet Access
  • Lobby Bar
  • Luggage Porterage
  • Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Terrace

Description :

 The Imperial Hotel Tramontano overlooking the most beautiful part of the Gulf of Naples, nourished the romantic culture of the picturesque, sublime and landscapes of 19th century travelers visiting Sorrento. Along with the classic, refined and elegant style, the oldest wing dates back to the 16th century, and its architecture represents the most viewed image of Sorrento worldwide. In the background, the imposing profile of Vesuvius is silhouetted against a sky blazing with romantic sunsets. All of this, in a unique and incomparable setting, guarantees an unforgettable stay in Sorrento. Throughout its long history, originally as a private residence then from 1812 as a hotel, the Imperial Hotel Tramontano has had the great privilege of playing host to the most important personages of the literary world.

It is now legend that the hotel was visited by Milton during one of his longer travel periods. Tramontano guests also include Goethe, Byron, Scott, Shelley, Lamartine, Musset, Keats, Leopardi and Longfellow. James Fenimore Cooper lived here until the completion of "Water Witch", and it was here that Harriet Beecher Stowe found her inspiration for "Agnes of Sorrento". During a six-month stay here, Ibsen wrote his immortal "Ghosts"