THE RESIDENTIAL PARK, AN OASIS OF PEACE BY THE SEA
3 km of coast
100 HA of Mediterranean Spot
Portobello di Gallura is an elegant, exclusive residential park that overlooks the marvelous Sardinian sea. It is an oasis of peace and relaxation with a private atmosphere and with the rhythm of an authentic sweet life, which rediscovers the daily life of a small Italian village. This is a valid alternative to the Costa Smeralda, a perfect destination for families with children and groups of friends.
The park is spread over an area of more than 100 hectares of lush Mediterranean vegetation, which slopes gently towards the sea, by giving to the lucky traveler breathtaking views and unforgettable sunsets. Along the coastline inside the estate, which extends itself for 3km, travellers can find several small coves and wonderful sandy beaches, as well as a small private harbor for small boats.
PORTS AND AIRPORTS
– Airport of Olbia 70 km;
– Port of Olbia 75 km;
– Port of Golfo Aranci 75 km;
– Port of Porto Torres 80 km;
– Airport of Alghero 113 km.
The park is protected by two controlled access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and an internal security 24/7. The service is available for all the year round without interruptions.
Inside the Portobello park there is a Club which is available to members and to their guests. It is a quality leisure infrastructure that includes: a bar with terrace for sea-view breakfasts, a characteristic restaurant, a lounge for refined evenings, and a small but well-stocked supermarket that is also open in Winter. During the Summer there is also an active medical garrison.
Spiaggia lu Culumbu
La Spiaggia Rosa
La Spiaggia del Geometra
La spiaggia dell’Agnata
– Vicine a Portobello
Port la Cruzitta
Baia Santa Reparata, Blue flag in 2017.
Portobello is a majestic rock and white sand location, with private cove and endless beaches. This place is one of the most spectacular location of the Sardinian coast, and it has its own residential park. Portobello should be explored because of its extraordinary beauty, through its footpaths and from the sea, through little boats.
By going South, a few miles away from the borders of Portobello, some of the most private coves of the island -Porto la Cruzitta, Cala Serraina, Saraceno Bay- are waiting to be discovered by travellers.
By going North the scenery changes radically. By starting from the great beach of Vignola travellers will find a succession of endless sandy coasts: Naracu Nieddu, Monti Russu and, finally, the “queen beach” of the Northwest, Rena Majori. In addition, in less than half an hour’s drive, travelers will find the magical landscape of Capo Testa and the beaches of Baia Santa Reparata, which were awared with the Blue Flag in 2017.
VILLA-SERVICES FOR RENTERS
Chef and Cook;
Catamaran and Boats Rental;
Weddings and Events.
For the guests of our villas we offer dedicated services, to pamper you in every moment of your stay. We can provide an accurate daily cleaning of the houses; the home delivery of fresh, organic and zero km products from our selected suppliers; a fresh catch every morning, directly from the fishing village of Isola Rossa.
It is also possible to organize baby-sitting for young guests and theme parties, while if you are a lover of good food, our specialized staff will be happy to let you discover the genuine flavors of Gallura and Mediterranean cuisine.
EXCURSIONS AND ACTIVITIES
Exclusive Catamaran trip;
Exclusive boat trip;
Food and Wine Tours;
Shopping in Porto Cervo;
Golf in Porto Cervo.
Our experience of hospitality in Portobello di Gallura allows us to offer you a carefully selected offer of unique experiences, which will reveal the most authentic Sardinia from a privileged perspective. We offer: unforgettable trips on our comfortable catamaran to discover the Archipelago and the near Corsica; daily boat trips with expert skippers; excursions in the footsteps of ancient stories, tastes and traditions, accompanied by certified and multilingual guides. Whether you are a lover of the sea, an adventurous horse or bike rider, a gastronomic and oenological expert, we will surprise you by offering unique routes that will make you live fascinating moments. Also, for those who want to move to the East coast, to spend a few hours in the boutiques of Porto Cervo, or on the green of the Pevero Golf Club, we will be happy to offer comfortable transfers with drivers, guide services, personal shoppers and baby sitters.
– Near Portobello
Windsurf & kite
Portobello Park is a privileged destination for lovers of active holidays. Within the complex there are two tennis courts in red clay, a soccer field and a bowling alley. The internal avenues with reduced traffic intensity are perfect for jogging, walking and cycling. Just 7 km away from Portobello it is possible to find diving sports, windsurfing & kite of Vignola, with equipment rental and lessons for both beginners and experts. Within 15 km there are several stables with the possibility of practicing horseback riding. For fans of fishing we organize trips with well-equipped boats and professional staff for tuna jokes, in the spectacular and uncontaminated scenery of the Bocche di Bonifacio.
Boats up to 7-8 meters in length
or. Santa Teresa Gallura, at 25km
Members of the Portobello park and our villas guests can take advantage of the private harbor, which is located in the central part of the complex. It is a sheltered harbor, comfortable and strategic, which allows travellers to explore the beautiful West Coast of our island, that is full of hidden and pristine coves. The harbor welcomes boats of up to 7-8 meters in length, while for larger boats there is the port of Santa Teresa Gallura, which is located 25 km away from Portobello. Furthermore, in the nearby beach of Vignola Mare (7 km) there is a boat rental service.
Selection of Restaurants and Agritourisms
Chef or Cook Service
Fresh Fish Home Delivery
Home Delivery of Organic Fruits and Vegetables
Home Delivery of Cheese, Oil and Honey
The Gallura cuisine is characterized by the quality of its raw materials and for the absolute respect of the seasonality of the products. Simple and natural concepts are well combined with the slow food philosophy, with the culture of genuine food and the recovery of traditional flavors. The territory of Portobello allows travellers to discover and savor numerous food and wine excellences at zero km. Travellers will taste delicious cheeses and wines, fresh pasta, honey, oil, vegetables and fruit strictly organic, by also spending in this way an healthy holiday in a marvelous location.
Strengthened by a knowledge gained over the years, we also provide to our guests valuable suggestions and a selection of the best restaurants and farms in the area, while for those who prefer to organize convivial moments in the tranquility of their villa, we can offer a daily catering service of fresh products -seafood and land food-, as well as the skills of qualified local chefs to taste refined palates for lunch and dinner.
TERRITORY – Sport, Nature, Parties and Music
The surroundings of Portobello offer to the curious traveler endless possibilities for daily discoveries, which can be found just a few minutes drive from the gates of their villa. Nature trails, beaches, sporting activities, but also historic villages and places that try with taste experiences of total quality.
The nearest town to Portobello, that is just 7 km northwards, is Baia Vignola. Here, in addition to its famous beach, in the Summer, travellers can find some restaurants and bars that are overlooking the sea, as well as a well-stocked supermarket and a petrol station. The flagship of Vignola is the sports complex of the Camping Tortuga, which offers courses in windsurfing, kiting, diving, equipment rental and dinghies.
The city closest city -that administratively governs Portobello- is Aglientu. Located on the hill and overlooking the road that leads from the sea to Luogosanto and Tempio, the city offers an excellent commercial infrastructure and hosts a weekly market. Nearby, there are numerous historical sites from the Nuraghic period and from the Middle Ages: the nuraghe Tuttosoni and Finuccjaglia, datable between 1800 and 1000 BC, the Torre del Vignola from 1606 and the rural churches of San Pancrazio, San Giovanni and San Silverio.
Going South along the coast road -less than 25 kilometers from Portobello- it is possible to find the quaint fishing village of Isola Rossa, with its portico, the beach of fine white sand and the well-preserved Spanish tower. Here travellers can enjoy the delicacies of the sea in one of the seaside restaurants, and younger travelers will enjoy the spectacular descents of the Aquafantasy water park.
A few minutes from Isola Rossa it begins the renowned beach of Badesi Li Junchi. Here there are over 7km of white shoreline with bars, restaurants and surf schools, while by moving a few kilometers it is possible to reach the center of Castelsardo, that is known for its magnificent castle which overlooks the sea. Also, travellers will be fascinated by the narrow alleys of the historic center. From Spring to late Autumn, Castelsardo hosts musical events, festivals and many events of international importance. Here it also takes place one of the most beautiful headwaters in the square of Sardinia.
By going North from Portobello, in less than half an hour’s drive, it is possible to reach the wonderful Santa Teresa Gallura, which is the pearl and bathing capital of all Northern Sardinia. The town, which is opposite to the bank of Bocche di Bonifacio -of the French Bonifacio-, it boasts an excellent tourist and commercial offer, and along its straight streets, which were designed by the orderly Piedmontese pencil, there are many typical shops, restaurants and ice-cream shops. Also, Santa Teresa is the best destination to spend a night out for dinner and to enjoy a show or an event under the stars. Moreover there are exceptional beaches are in the area – such as the spectacular Rena Bianca and the quiet Baja Santa Reparata-. Santa Teresa is perfect to spend a day at the beach with children even when there is a strong Mistral wind. Travellers may also enjoy the incredible and unique nature reserve of Capo Testa, that is surrounded by the enchanting landscape of Valle della Luna.
NATURE – Colours and Scents
The real “business card” of Portobello is the possibility to find a perfect symbiosis between pristine nature and a 5-stars holiday. Since its birth in the 60s and until today, the complex has been able to maintain an unparalleled level of respect for this beautiful land, entering gently, almost timidly, in the majestic but very delicate, Gallura landscape. Portobello is also known for its large villas that blend perfectly between junipers and pine trees, for the lush vegetation maintained by expert gardeners, because of its scents with unmistakable Mediterranean connotations, and for its spectacular sunsets, that are enjoyable from every corner of the park, from each villa and home. This is an authentically romantic and special place that invites to contemplation and relaxation.