The Best Hotels in Elba

We’ve filtered out the noise and surfaced the best luxury, boutique and most charming hotels in Elba for you below. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Hotel Villa Ottone

Rated 8.5 in 351 reviews

Hotel Villa Ottone offers luxurious accommodation in front of the sea on Elba Island. A panoramic restaurant, an outdoor… See more

Hotel Villa Ottone offers luxurious accommodation in front of the sea on Elba Island. A panoramic restaurant, an outdoor pool, a private beach and parking are are available here.

Villa Ottone has rooms with free internet, LCD satellite TV with Sky channels and a private bathroom. Some alsoa have a panoramic balcony.

This historic Villa is surrounded by ancient parkland where the main air-conditioned restaurant, the pool, the miniclub and the tennis courts are found. The park even extends down to the hotel's private beach.

Villa Ottone's dining options include the poolside restaurant and grill Ottonella, and a restaurant in the park serving Italian and international cuisine. In July and August, the hotel has a piano bar on the beach.

The Ottone's wellness centre offers a wide variety of beauty treatments. There is also a gym, hammam and relaxation area.

Rooms from $135

Hotel Hermitage

Rated 9.0 in 56 reviews

Surrounded by the rich vegetation of a Tuscan National Park and set directly on Biodola's stunning sandy bay, Hotel… See more

Surrounded by the rich vegetation of a Tuscan National Park and set directly on Biodola's stunning sandy bay, Hotel Hermitage offers a luxurious range of sports and wellness facilities.

Hotel Hermitage is made up of little villas which overlook the beach and come with patios or balconies. The complex has everything you need for a wonderful stay.

Soak up the sun in one of the hotel's 3 seawater swimming pools, play tennis, volleyball or football, or even practise your swing on the 9-hole golf course.

The Hermitage has its own private jetty, where you can hire boats, go snorkelling or have lessons in the diving school. Mountain bike trails start from close by and if you really want to keep fit the hotel even has a 3km jogging track. For the more relaxed, why not try a pilates class? Children have their own playground, beach area and a mini club.

After all that activity you'll need a rest. Enjoy the hot tub or Turkish bath at the Hermitage's wellness centre, or go all out and book massage and beauty treatments.

Rooms from $356

Hotel Del Golfo

Rated 9.0 in 90 reviews

Hotel del Golfo lies on the white sands of Procchio Bay, and features a private beach with bar, small pier, and… See more

Hotel del Golfo lies on the white sands of Procchio Bay, and features a private beach with bar, small pier, and sea-water swimming pool. Most rooms offer beautiful sea views.

Accommodation is scattered in villas set in the gardens, or in the main building. Rooms are spacious and airy, each provided with free wired internet, air conditioning, and Acqua dell'Elba toiletries. All rooms have a private balcony or patio.

The hotel is surrounded by the beautiful pine woods typical of Elba Island. The restaurant serves top-quality Italian cuisine, along with local specialities and excellent Tuscan wines.

Sports facilities at Del Golfo Hotel include tennis and football courts. Bicycles are available at reception, and during summer there is a mini club for children.

The hotel can organise boat trips, trekking in the surrounding area, visits of the local vineyard, and shopping tours. Parking is free.

Rooms from $200

Marina Garden Hotel

Rated 8.9 in 548 reviews

Marina Garden Hotel is within a 200 metre radius from a pebbled beach, shops and the harbour in Marciana Marina, on Elba… See more

Marina Garden Hotel is within a 200 metre radius from a pebbled beach, shops and the harbour in Marciana Marina, on Elba Island. Its large garden features a swimming pool and palm trees.

The hotel is surrounded by restaurants and bars. It is 15 km from Portoferraio, where ferries depart for Piombino. Guests enjoy special rates at a partner beach, 600 metres away.

Rooms at Marina Garden Hotel offer satellite TV, air conditioning and free Wi-Fi. Some also have a balcony. The private bathroom comes with a hairdryer.

A breakfast buffet is served in the bright dining room.

Rooms from $110

Hotel Plaza

Rated 8.7 in 754 reviews

Set on a cliff on the seafront of Porto Azzurro on Elba Island, Hotel Plaza offers a furnished sun terrace with… See more

Set on a cliff on the seafront of Porto Azzurro on Elba Island, Hotel Plaza offers a furnished sun terrace with panoramic views of the Mediterranean Sea, and free Wi-Fi throughout.

A continental breakfast is served daily and includes pastries and hot and cold beverages. The restaurant specialises in both local and international cuisine, and dishes can be enjoyed in a sea-view room.

The rooms feature air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, and a minibar. The private bathroom has free toiletries.

Hotel Plaza's 100m² spa offers various beauty and wellness treatments. It includes a Turkish bath, sauna, and a small heated pool with hydromassage areas. A relaxation area with herbal teas is also available at the spa.

The city centre is 400 metres away, while a bus to/from Porto Ferraio stops next to the property. On-site parking is free and Marina di Campo Airport is a 25-minute drive from the hotel.

Rooms from $92

Hotel Cala di Mola

Rated 8.0 in 471 reviews

Boasting a salt-water swimming pool, a restaurant and a garden with private mooring area, Hotel Cala di Mola is right in… See more

Boasting a salt-water swimming pool, a restaurant and a garden with private mooring area, Hotel Cala di Mola is right in front of the Mediterranean Sea on Elba Island. It offers free WiFi and private parking.

Offering sea views, all guest rooms include air conditioning, a flat-screen TV and fridge. Superior rooms also include a private patio, and are located closer to the reception and to communal facilities.

Overlooking the sea, the restaurant serves traditional Italian cuisine. It is 100 metres away. On-site you can also find a snack bar with al-fresco terrace. You will enjoy a continental buffet breakfast daily.

The swimming pool includes a hydromassage corner and a children's area, and is surrounded by parasols and sun loungers. Entertainment is organised during the day and night.

The Cala di Mola Hotel is about 1 km from Porto Azzurro, while Portoferraio Harbour is a 20-minute drive away. Staff can purchase discounted ferry tickets between the island and mainland Italy.

Rooms from $110

Hotel La Perla Del Golfo

Rated 8.2 in 326 reviews

A 5-minute walk from the beach, Hotel La Perla Del Golfo offers free Wi-Fi and panoramic views of Procchio Bay on Elba… See more

A 5-minute walk from the beach, Hotel La Perla Del Golfo offers free Wi-Fi and panoramic views of Procchio Bay on Elba Island. It features 1 restaurant and a 1 outdoor pool.

Rooms at the Perla Del Golfo Hotel are all air conditioned. Each comes with a flat-screen TV, wooden or tiled floors and elegant furnishings. Some have a sea-view balcony.

The outdoor pool is surrounded by sun terraces with loungers and parasols.

Traditional Tuscan cuisine is served at the main restaurant, where a lunchtime buffet is served al fresco.

Boats to mainland Italy leave from Portoferraio, a 15-minute drive away.

Rooms from $143

Hotel Baia Imperiale

Rated 8.1 in 355 reviews

Set on the south coast of Elba Island, Hotel Baia Imperiale offers a restaurant and a garden. Cavoli's white sandy… See more

Set on the south coast of Elba Island, Hotel Baia Imperiale offers a restaurant and a garden. Cavoli's white sandy beaches are 200 metres away. To access the sea, guests must make a descent of about 200 metres, which becomes a 200 metres uphill walk on the way back to the hotel.

A shuttle service is available for transportation between the hotel and the beach.

All air-conditioned rooms at Baia Imperiale come with a TV and minibar. Each has a private bathroom with hairdryer and toiletry set. Some feature a sea-view balcony.

Continental breakfast is served buffet style with cakes, croissants and cereals. The restaurant serves traditional Tuscan cuisine and features a terrace overlooking the Mediterranean.

At the nearby Bahia private beach, you can hire parasols and sunbeds at a discount. The hotel also offers a free tennis court.

Boats to mainland Italy leave from Portoferraio and Porto Azzurro, both a 30-minute drive away.

Rooms from $131

Baia Bianca Suites

Resort

Rated 9.3 in 43 reviews

Baia Bianca Suites is set right on Biodola Beach which, at 600 metres long, is one of the largest on Elba Island. It is… See more

Baia Bianca Suites is set right on Biodola Beach which, at 600 metres long, is one of the largest on Elba Island. It is set at the foot of Monte Capanne and overlooks the cliffs of Portoferraio. Wi-Fi is free throughout.

Suites and rooms are set in a green park, just a few steps from the sandy beach and crystal clear waters of Biodola.

The accommodation has a furnished balcony or patio with sea view, air conditioning and a flat-screen TV.

Free parking is provided on site and the property is just 10 minutes' drive from the harbour of Portoferraio.

Rooms from $267

Residenza Sant’Anna Del Volterraio

Resort

Rated 8.1 in 1164 reviews

Residenza Sant'Anna del Volterraio is a holiday resort that extends over a large valley, 400 meters from the nice… See more

Residenza Sant'Anna del Volterraio is a holiday resort that extends over a large valley, 400 meters from the nice seaside village of Bagnaia. It offers guest rooms and self-catering apartments.

The Sant'Anna is a large estate of 230 hectares. You can enjoy pleasant walks in the untouched nature of Elba Island, scattered with olive trees, oak trees, oleander and Mediterranean bush.

The property is complete with outdoor pools and saunas, free for children under 10 years of age.

Rooms from $136

Hotel Fabricia

Rated 8.1 in 604 reviews

Offering a large garden with a semi-Olympic pool and 2 tennis courts, Hotel Fabricia is directly on the sea on Elba… See more

Offering a large garden with a semi-Olympic pool and 2 tennis courts, Hotel Fabricia is directly on the sea on Elba Island, a 10-minute drive from Portoferraio. It features its own private beach.

The bright rooms at Fabricia Hotel are air conditioned and come with modern furniture. Facilities include a minibar and an LCD TV with satellite channels. Some rooms also feature a balcony.

Served in the garden, breakfast is buffet style and includes fresh cakes and croissants, along with cold cuts and cheese. The hotel’s restaurant specialises in Tuscan cuisine and Italian classics.

Guests have free Wi-Fi access in the public areas and can relax at the poolside bar with gazebo. The property’s extensive grounds also include a bowling green, volleyball court and a children's playground.

Offering free parking, the hotel is a 15-minute drive from Porto Azzurro. Ferries run from Portoferraio Harbour to the italian mainland.

Rooms from $105

Hotel Airone isola d'Elba

Rated 8.2 in 536 reviews

The hotel is set in a tranquil area in front of the Rocca Medicea di Portoferraio. Surrounded by a 30,000 m² garden, it… See more

The hotel is set in a tranquil area in front of the Rocca Medicea di Portoferraio. Surrounded by a 30,000 m² garden, it features a saltwater swimming pool.

The air-conditioned rooms at Hotel Airone come with TV, hairdryer and a balcony or patio. The minibar is filled on request.

The Airone Hotel features a bowling green, table tennis and a beach volley court.

The restaurant, immersed in the lush garden, offers table service at lunch and dinner. It specialises in grilled meat, fish and typical dishes.

Portoferraio harbour, with ferry links to the mainland, is 3 km from Airone Hotel.

Rooms from $126

Hotel Biodola

Rated 8.3 in 67 reviews

Hotel Biodola is in a quiet, panoramic position a few steps from its free private beach, one of the most exclusive ones… See more

Hotel Biodola is in a quiet, panoramic position a few steps from its free private beach, one of the most exclusive ones in Elba. It has a spa and pool.

The Biodola Hotel has large gardens and offers beautiful views over the Bay of Biodola. You can enjoy water sports and diving at the beach.

The hotel also has its own tennis courts and gym. The Biodola's spa has an aromatherapy hot tub, a sauna and more.

Rooms here are air conditioned and have their own balconies.

The Biodola has one restaurant overlooking the pool and another restaurant and bar on the beach.

Rooms from $200