Located in a historic building facing the sea, the Hotel Hieracon preserves the ancient nobility of its origins to offer a unique experience, which combines the comforts of a four-star hotel with intentionally familiar hospitality.
Hotel Hieracon in Carloforte is an Art Nouveau building of rare elegance and refinement. In its long
history, it hosted noble families, embassies, and consulates, before being converted into a hotel in
Today it is a 4-star hotel inaugurated after a skillful renovation having as a purpose to enhance the ancient beauties of the building, and to increase comfort in hospitality. The renovation was carried out by using biocompatible materials. The installation of photovoltaic and thermal energy systems allows the use of renewable energy.
Located right in front of the sea, in the historic center of Carloforte, 50 meters from the marina, Hotel Hieracon is the ideal starting point to visit the wonderful “island in the island” of Sardinia. Hierakon nesos, is the ancient name of the island of San Pietro, attributed by the Greeks, due to the presence of numerous sparrow hawks, currently called the queen's hawk, which since that time populate the cliffs of the island, and can be still admired in the Lipu oasis of Cala fico.
If you are willing to relax and escape from the stress of everyday life, and you wish
to do it in an elegant setting with a magnificentsea view, an exclusiveprivate
garden, in wide spaces decorated with marble, large mirrors,
antique furniture and
paintings by Italian and foreign artists, staying at the Hotel Hieracon is the optimal
By staying at the Hotel Hieracon you will have the impression of living in a large villa, elegant and welcoming.
By car, to the port of Portovesme
From Cagliari: port 78 km, airport 72 km, SS 130 - SS 126 From Porto Torres: 260 km, SS 131 - 130 - 126
From Olbia: port - airport 308 km, SS 131 – 130 - 126 From Alghero: airport 270 km, SS 131 – 130 - 126
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The island of San Pietro is a precious chest full of treasures to be discovered through pleasant excursions. By trekking or mountain biking you will be allowed to reach unusual areas: in these places you will enjoy wonderful views, immersed in the wild scent of the Mediterranean scrub, and you will smell the flavor of the salt that arrives directly from the sea transported by the breeze.
By renting a boat or taking part in a guided tour, you will reach wonderful and unspoiled caves, and to take shelter in the shade of the cliffs overlooking the blue. You could enter the numerous coves and enjoy the transparency of a clear and crystalline sea. You could practice sports such as sailing, windsurfing, canoeing, snorkeling, shore and spearfishing, scuba diving or, simply, you could enjoy a refreshing swim in the island's magnificent beaches and natural pools.
Fun will be guaranteed for children too! Qualified instructors are available to monitor your children during activities such as swimming, sailing, windsurfing and many others.Happy children, relaxed parents: the right formula for a family holiday!