Lulled by the sound of the waves, the hotel enjoys a strategic position for a holiday surrounded by nature. Located in a quiet pine forest and just a short walk from the sea, a few minutes walking from the walls of the ancient Paestum – of the the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
La Locanda del Mare: the magical location of gay-friendly Campania
If you are a lover of art, nature, food, wine and archaeology, the Locanda del Mare is the right place for you. The entire structure has been designed for a holiday different from the others: inside the building you can find a small library dedicated to poetry from all around the world: this is a totally and alternative way a part from spending your days at the beach, or if you prefer reading a good book while you’re relaxing under the sun. At guests’ disposal there is an intimate private beach, where you can spend moments of absolute relaxation without any disturb!
The hotel’s restaurant will surprise you every day with traditional dishes from the Campania region! In fact, the best way to know a region and its culture, it’s also to discover its cuisine. In the kitchen, there is a team of artists, who mix tradition and modernity, presenting tasty and innovative dishes.
The inn has a well-trained and openly gay-friendly staff. We will welcome every couple and every guest with education and kindness because at the Locanda del Mare the only thing that matters is the well-being of those who want to find an oasis of peace in this area, especially if it is with us!
But Campania is not just Paestum. In addition to Naples and Sorrento, the region offers the most fascinating and picturesque places in Cilento. There is Pollica where you can find the cleanest sea in Italy; Castellabate the oldest village perched on its castle; Agropoli, with its marina and castle is also very famous for its nightlife. Then there are the gardens of the Certosa di San Lorenzo, the remains of the ancient civilization of Elea, the beaches of Palinuro and the famous Scogliera Amalfitana, where you will enjoy a magnificent view over the sea.
Art and culture, these is what you can find in one of the 19 rooms available here. They are situated in different structure, away from the main building just to ensure all the peace and intimacy that a guest may desire. They are spacious and furnished with a simple and refined style. Each room is dedicated to a poet, with quotations of their most famous works: just decide your favourite one!
The rooms have wooden floors, air conditioning, wi-fi available throughout the structure and private bathroom. The furnishings feature refined elements of Italian design that recall the warm and vibrant colors of the Mediterranean. From the windows you can admire the patio and the garden enlighted by small lanterns that will help to create an atmosphere of relaxation.