Chez le Sourire Resort ****
The Chez le Sourire Resort & Spa, a unique structure in its own right, is nestled in the hills near Salerno in a quiet area, far from the chaos of the city. Giffoni Sei Casali, a characteristic centre found in the Alta and Media Valleys of the Piacentino river is a territory which offers many options for lovers of the great outdoors. Between natural paths and equipped green areas you can lose yourself in wellbeing and relaxation. Wellbeing is well catered for by the hotel’s 300 sqm Spa which includes a wet zone, dominated by a heated pool. There is also an outdoor pool with an equipped solarium. The building is as original as the gastronomic delights on offer. One Restaurant serves traditional Mediterranean cuisine with a touch of charm and innovation and another is entirely dedicated to Japanese cuisine, prepared using original cooking techniques and methods. Modern and spacious, the rooms at Chez Le Sourire Resort & Spa all have either a balcony or a terrace where you can take in the splendid surrounding view.
The 300 square metres of the Spa Center Chez Le Sourire is split into a water area and an area dedicated to massages and beauty treatments. The water area contains a heated pool with whirlpool and vertical jets, a Turkish bath, a sauna, a multi-sensory shower with chromotherapy, and a chill out zone. Among the treatments carried out in the Spa: hot-stone massage, bamboo massage, sports massage and, plantar reflexology. Beauty treatments are available for both men and women. Entry to Spa is allowed over 18 y.o.
The rooms in Chez Le Sourire Resort & Spa come as Double comfort, Double and Triple Deluxe, and Suites. All rooms have a terrace or balcony and feature: a telephone, satellite LED TV, a spacious desk, a minibar and a safe. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the structure.
With its two Restaurants Chez Le Sourire Resort & Spa is able to satisfy diverse pallets, from those who love traditional cuisine to those in search of something more exotic. The traditional Restaurant, Acqua Gourmet, serves Mediterranean cuisine using locally sourced products and also has a tasting menu. In the Teppanyaki Restaurant however, it’s possible to try Japanese specialities prepared, in full view, using traditional techniques and methods on the hob or on a special grill. Both Restaurants contain a rich selection of Italian and international wines.
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Outdoor activity lovers are, in the area surrounding Chez Le Sourire Resort & Spa, spoilt for choice with activities like mountain biking, outings, and trekking in the beautiful zones of the Alta and Media Valley of the Piacentino river. The territory, both nearby and a little further afield offers some of the main cultural and artistic tourist attractions in the country. Starting from Salerno, the crown jewel of the Amalfi coast with its medieval quarter, its historic buildings and its religious architecture. A trip along the same Amalfi coast is worthwhile to admire the beauty, around 50 kilometres of coast which goes from Vietri to Positano, passing places like Cetara, Ravello and Amalfi, one of the most famous tourist attractions worldwide. In the same territory a must see is the medieval village of Terravecchia which, after years of abandonment was restructured and has become an ideal location for cultural and artistic events. All reachable in less than an hour by car are Napoli, Vesuvius national park, and archaeological sites like Paestum and Pompei.
Near the highway
Indoor swimming pool
Free car parking