Why so chic?
Why travel experts chose this hotel
Only when you book with Chic
Nestled in lush gardens and boasting views out over the sparkling Gulf of Valinco on the south-west coast of Corsica, Miramar Boutique Hotel is a perfect seaside spot. Just a few minutes’ walk from the crystal blue waters that Corsica is famous for, this 26-room Chic Retreat offers a great base from which to explore the nearby beaches along with some impressive historical sites that this gorgeous Mediterranean isle has to offer.
The staff here are warm and attentive and the property is child-friendly, making it a great pick for families. You can even bring your pooch, should you so choose (extra charge applies).
A bountiful breakfast is served out by the pool each morning and features homemade cakes, Corsican preserves and freshly squeezed juice along with cooked options.
The hotel’s bar and restaurant, Le Deck, is a popular spot with its spectacular sunset views and menu of cocktails, Corsican wines and Mediterranean dishes. The lobster nights are a particular treat and there is a calendar of live music events attracting guests and locals alike.
The 26 rooms come in a variety of shapes and sizes with most boasting a balcony or terrace and many spectacular sea views. The décor has a contemporary Mediterranean feel with cool terracotta-tiled floors, white-washed walls and a few bright pops of colour. There are a couple of Suite options available, perfect if you are travelling with the kids.
The golden sands of Sampieru beach are just a 5-minute walk from the hotel and the hotel’s lovely staff will happily set you up with beach chairs, towels and an umbrella.
If you fancy getting active - plenty of water sports can be arranged during your stay, a short drive from the hotel, including: scuba diving, sailing, boat trips, paddle boarding, kayaking, windsurfing, jet skiing and water skiing, along with horse riding, river hikes and visits to the thermal baths.
On-site there is a gym and, of course, the inviting heated pool. What’s more, you can unwind at the end of the day with a choice of therapies and pampering treatments which can be taken either in the gazebo in the garden with a cool sea breeze or in the privacy of your room.
For culture vultures there is plenty to see nearby, including the prehistoric site of Filitosa and Cucuruzzu, the archeological museum of Sartène and the Napoleon museum of Ajaccio, all under an hour’s drive from the hotel.