Grand Hotel Il Ninfeo
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
Photos of Grand Hotel Il Ninfeo
TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Hotel Il Ninfeo Gaeta
Travel Blogs from Gaeta
We are off to the north on Monday so have spent our last few days here catching up with the laundry, taking an odd walk and preparing our packing and the car for the long trip back.
Formia has been a good base to allow us to explore the region and we have especially enjoyed the Roman experiences around Mount Vesuvius. It has taken us a little longer to get to places then we had thought, ...
Lazy stroll today around to the old Roman port of Formia.
Again, testament to the building skills of the Romans, the port still remains today and would have been a lovely spot to head out for your fishing trips. It is now in a protected zone but as with most of Italy's ancient remains, is fully accessible to all.
The port is on a walk that loops around the headland and also goes up to an old water storage tank, again in a good state of preservation with views out to sea.
This weekend our friends Jane and Mark made the trip from Devon to visit us :-)
Lovely Saturday evening out at Max's Beergarden, our local restaurant, for a huge meal of genuine Italian pasta and gnocchi.
On Sunday we went to Gaeta - the next town along from Formia - for a stroll along the docks and whilst not the original plan, an extended lunch watching the boats and people in the sunshine. After that, all we could manage was a subdued ...
... It's still used occasionally today for concerts and night tours. The statues that used to stand there have been moved to museums in Naples and Rome, but the villa museum still has some parts and reconstructions - some of them were enormous!
... and get the heck out of dodge. In Hertz's defense, when I finally got hold of someone to say we wanted to cancel our reservation and why, he was very sympathetic and said there would be no charge, and if we had to pay more for a replacement Hertz would reimburse us. As far as I was concerned that was the right answer!
Finally on the road, it was about a 2 hr drive to Fondi, where Joe and Filomena had graciously invited the 4 of us (Gord ...