If you are looking for an accommodation for your vacations in Sardinia and sleep in Alghero, the Blue Dolphin is the correct choice and Me, Roberto, the owner, will be happy to welcome you in my home (you can see my photos in the page Gallery).
The fascinating rooms of the Blue Dolphin are pleasant and they will guarantee you a good stay.
My home has been restructured in 2012. All my rooms have private bathroom, air cond/heating.
We have the breakfast togheter in my living room in winter or in terrace in summer, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
The Blue Dolphin is situated in a very calm building of three floors. It is in a favourable position, close to the heart of the city (10/15 minutes on walk), away from the chaotic daily traffic.
There are supermarkets nearby, about 3 minutes away.
There are also pizzeria, bars & cafes nearby as well as plenty enroute to the old town, or the newer touristy area near the beach.
There are maps and leaflets with information to look at too. Bus transport to other places nearby is available and there’s also a good tourist information centre near the old town.
Just a few hundred meters away, the Church of “Sant’Agostino”, meeting point for the numerous pilgrims that, especially in May, in the occasion of the “mese Mariano”, go to the sanctuary of “Nostra Signora di Valverde”.
The fascinating Old Centre of the city is just 10/15 minutes on walk from the Blue Dolphin. In the Old Centre, there are restaurants, pizzerie, snack bar, caffè and others amenities.
My town, Alghero, is in the North Western coast of Sardinia, on the beautiful “Riviera del Corallo”.
Close to my B&B there is the main street that leads to the white sand beach of Maria Pia and to the greatest beaches of the coast of Alghero the “Bombarde” and “Lazzaretto”; 7 km far from the town you my visit the archaeological site “Complesso Nuragico di Palmavera” (the Nuragic Age is from 1500 to 1000 B.C.) who is in the protected area of “Porto Conte”.
The beach of “Porto Ferro” is 20 km far; natural lake “Baratz” ( 19 km far from town) and the massive calcareous of “Capo Caccia”, where it is possible to visit the famous “Grotte di Nettuno” (24 km far).
It is possible reach the airport (10 km) and the near necropolis of “Anghelu Ruju”
TRIPS AND DIVES
You can make a beautiful dives in the splendid waters of our beaches, and dip to discover the submerged caves of the Bay of “Porto Conte”. You may this with Sandro dive master in Archimete – OveringDivingCenter, on the beach of Tramariglio, organizes outdoor activities for groups and individuals. It offers diving, diving school, snorkeling tours and rubber boat rentals. The center offers also hiking sessions, food&culture tours and other activities in nature. Other services: kiosk and Garden&Relax.
You can visit the “Grotte di Nettuno”, that can be reached with by boat, and take a beautiful trip on our sea; or you can choose to reach it by bus or by car, by the stairway “Cabirol” and enjoy some panoramic and suggestive sight that only this place can give you.
You can make some beautiful trips out of the city and cross the suggestive coastal road that leads from Alghero to Bosa.
There are many opportunities to visit unforgettable places in the city of Alghero and on the outskirts.