Saturday, 24 September 2016

Gypset guide to Porto Cervo - September Rolex Swan cup

Just a short September break for Rolex Swan Cup Costa Smeralda.


With no ambition to win for our Gypset team, it's all about sailing and drinking champagne.





More than 100 teams from all over the world take part in the Regatta and are the only people found in Porto Cervo at this time of the year, when the season is over.

Gypset team suggestions how to spend a long September weekend in Costa Smeralda.

Where to sleep:

Unless you sleep on the boat (which is usually the case), the second best choice would be

Hotel Cala di Volpe

Hotel Cala di Volpe view in September 
Hotel Romazzino 

Hotel Romazzino Porto Cervo
Hotel Pitrizza
Hotel Pitrizza Porto Cervo


Where to eat:

Gianni Pedrinelli - the most famous restaurant on the island has been around for decades! An absolute must! Although you won't find it as busy as during high season, the food is still delicious.
Restaurane Gianni Perdinelli Porto Cervo
Clipper - busy, busy even at the low season. Don't forget to order traditional spaghetti alla bottarga, Sardinia speciality
Clipper Restaurant Porto Cervo
Aruana Churrascaria - Romantic Brazilian meat buffet
Auana Churrascaria restaurant Porto Cervo

Where to lunch:


Cala Di volpe

Where to sail overnight:

Cavallo island near Bonifacio Corsica - the hidden Mediterranean gem 

Cavallo island

Cavallo isaland by night

Where to eat in Cavallo:

Hotel des pĂȘches 
Hotel des Peches Cavallo

Where to shopping: 

Porto Cervo

Where to dance:

Unfortunately both Sottovento and Billionaire are closed in September, but there are plenty of parties on boats