The town of Portoferraio, situated on the northeast of the Elban coastline, is well known for its fortification built in the Medician era, for its natural harbour (one of very few in the world) and for the presence of the winter residence of Napoleon Bonaparte.
Le Ghiaie Beach. This picturesque beach with its characteristic white pebbles is right opposite the hotel, just across the other side of the public gardens. There are sunloungers and beach umbrellas for hire from mid-June through to mid-September for Residence guests (free of charge for Hotel guests).
Distances from the Hotel Crystal to main sights & transportation:
- Le Ghiaie Beach: 50 meters.
- Public transport Bus: 250 meters.
- Sansone Beach: 5.2 km.
- Enfola Beach (Diving): 6.2 km.
- Capobianco Beach: 1,1 km.
- La Biodola beach: 8,3 km.
- Hospital (Portoferraio): 750 meters.
- Town center and port (Portoferraio): 600/300 meters
- Napoleon museums: Villa dei Mulini 1,2 km. - Villa San Martino 5.5 km.
- Marina di Campo Airport: 13,6 km.
The hotel foyer, furnished in the ‘Old Marine’ style, provides an informal, welcoming atmosphere, as do the reading lounge, bar, TV room, billiard room and breakfast room. The buffet breakfast offers the guest a selection of hot drinks, juices, fresh fruit, cereals, cheeses and hams, cakes.
The hotel restaurant is right on the beach, 25m from the water’s edge, in a quiet, pedestrianised area, just a few metres walk through the public gardens that surround it.
The 16 hotel rooms all have modern furnishings and all the amenities one would expect of a 4-star hotel. Most have a spacious terrace. Each room is soundproofed and has satellite TV, hairdryer, air conditioning, minibar, telephone and radio.
The residence, on the other hand, offers comfortable apartment accommodation for those seeking freedom and relaxation. Each apartment has a fully equipped kitchen, hairdryer, telephone, safety deposit box, satellite TV, air-conditioning, some have terrace with table and chairs.
STUDIO APARTMENT (Family Room): Sleeps 4. Living room with kitchenette, 2 single beds and a double sofa bed. Shower room.
1-BEDROOMED APARTMENT: Sleeps 4/5. Living room with kitchenette and a double sofa bed. Separate double bedroom with extra single bed. Shower room.
Small animals are admitted, on request, at no extra charge.
For your holiday this summer, not just sea, beach and leisure: in fact, you will have the opportunity to participate freely in some sports activities in close contact with nature and the sea on the island. We have prepared for suggestive excursions: trekking, kayaking and snorkelling several days of the week. Most spectacular trails and the most beautiful beaches… walking, swimming and paddling whilst immersed in the pure, and immaculate nature, full of life and charm just waiting to be discovered. For full details please visit our page!
For information on availability, prices and offers please use our booking system on-line. You simply have to fill in arrival and departure dates of your journey and the number of persons per room. In case of children and teenagers please inform us about the age at the moment of your stay.
BEST PRICE GUARANTEE.
Please remember that ONLY our official web-site always guarantees THE BEST PRICE of the moment!
BOOKING ON-LINE AND FERRY AGREEMENT
Your reservation will be confirmed by the Hotel. Apart from the confirmation of the services booked you will also find a discount code and instructions for the ferry booking at special rates reserved only for our Guests!
- BOARD & LODGING HOTEL
Economy room: without terrace
Terrazza room: with furnished terrace
Family room: studio apartment with hotel arrangement; use of kitchenette included free of charge.
B&B: Bed & breakfast buffet.
The Hotel Crystal does not have a restaurant, but it is possible to book half-board or full-board (on request) with a partner restaurant at a distance of only 60 m directly at the beach “Ghiaie”.
We kindly ask you to inform us about any food allergies or intolerances!
- BOARD & LODGING RESIDENCE
Studio apartment 4 persons: sitting room with kitchenette, double sofabed and bunk bed. Bathroom with shower.
Two-room apartment 4/5 persons: sitting room with kitchenette, double sofabed, central bathroom with shower, double room with 3rd additional bed.
Our apartments are provided with safe deposit box, direct telephone line, hair-dryer, color TV, Sky Pay TV, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi service, furnished balcony (except two-room apartment).
OB: only overnight stay. Services included: electricity, water and gas. Bed-linen and towels will be changed twice a week.
Costs not included: final cleaning € 50,00. Deposit for any possible damage: € 150,00 for each apartment.
GUESTS WITH HOTEL ARRANGEMENT: BEACH SERVICE INCLUDED Beach service available from 01/06 to 15/09 from 09:00 a.m. - 06:30 p.m.
GUESTS WITH RESIDENCE ARRANGEMENT: BEACH SERVICE NOT INCLUDED
COT FREE OF CHARGE (meals excluded).
PETS: free of charge.
PRIVAT PARKING FREE OF CHARGE at a distance of 70 m.
PAYMENT, DEPOSIT AND CANCELLATION.
In order to confirm your reservation we kindly ask you for a deposit of 30 % in case of standard rates or 100 % in case of best internet rates by credit card or bank transfer by means and terms which will be indicated.
ZERO PENALTY CHARGE. In case of any cancellations you are allowed to cancel your stay until 1 day before your arrival. No penalty charge will be applied, but you will have the possibility of using your deposit for a future stay.
Please do not hesitate to contact us via email, telephone or request form regarding any kind of information or particular needs.
Our hotel agrees to promote tariff Moby/Toremar to the island of Elba: ask us how to access the special rates for the ferry!