Domaine de la Pointe
Spa & Leisure
At the heart of the spa is thalassotherapy, harnessing the healing powers of the sea water. Ajaccio fitness center also has a Turkish bath, aerobics and gym facilities, outdoor heated pool, and there’s a flood-lit tennis courts too for balmy evenings.
The Porticcio is Corsica’s only seawater spa institute, focusing on fitness, harmony and well-being. It is an intimate environment with highly qualified therapists who offer a collection of treatments centred around hydrotherapy. There’s a sauna, Turkish bath, fitness, pool and tea room, and massages and treatments use essential oils from the Corsican maquis (bushland).
Hotel & Accommodation
Perched on a rocky outcrop in Ajaccio Bay, the Sofitel Golfe D'Ajaccio Thalassa sea & spa is a five-star hotel in South Corsica. Right next to the sea, it is surrounded by beautiful gardens and you can hear the waves lapping the shore as you wake up in the morning. There are 96 rooms and 2 suites at the hotel, all decorated in Mediterranean colours and ranging from classic to luxury rooms.
Le Caroubier is the main restaurant at the hotel, where you are invited to partake in refined and delicate flavors inspired by Mediterranean cuisine. The terrace of L'Araucaria meanwhile, is perfect for sunny days with a menu featuring fresh produce from the Isle of Beauty.