We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel Riva Del Sole

Certificate of Excellence
Via Generale Arimondi 11, 91010 San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy
Hotel amenities
Hotel Riva Del Sole
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #2 of 53 Hotels in San Vito lo Capo
Certificate of Excellence
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
davey314 Lexington, Massachusetts
Add Photo Write a Review

191 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
    159
    30
    2
    0
    0
See reviews for
51
83
9
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (7)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (191)
  • Mar-May only
    (31)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (104)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (48)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (8)
All months
Lexington, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
70 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The only mistake we made on our one week trip to Sicily was staying in San Vito Lo Capo for only two days. We should have stayed here a few more days. It's hard to describe the incredible beauty of the beach and the mountains in San Vito. And this was an excellent hotel for a couple of relaxing days... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean and nice hotel just near the beach in San Vito lo Capo. We were surprised by amassing hospitality of owners who runs this hotel, extremely warm people. Absolutely recommend this hotel for everybody!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time staying here. The owner Vito,Dina and all staff we saw did everything they could to make our stay perfect offering us everything we might need before we asked. San vito is a perfect stop for a few days to relax on the beach. Restaurants are amazing and the hotel is located perfectly for enjoying. Thank... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

This small hotel generated incredible warmth! The owner could not do enough for us. No need for an elevator since he carried our bags to the rooms that were tastefully decorated and quite comfortable & clean. The breakfasts were incredible and he and Dina went out of their way to prepare everything to satisfy us. This was the first of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Geneva, Switzerland
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

The hotel is located few meters both from the beach and the center of town. The structure is nice, recently renovated and very clean. The service is excellent and the owner friendly and very helpful. Highly recommended!

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I stayed at Riva Del Sole with my parents in late September during the Couscous Festival. The rooms are comfortable, carefully appointed and spot clean. The location is wonderful, 5 minutes walk to your assigned area on the beach. Breakfast is also excellent. I couldn't stop eating the Pane Cunzato; freshly made every day and dressed with family made olive... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Calgary, Canada
Level Contributor
16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Our travels to Italy were filled with nice surprises; but the 4 nights spent at the Riva del Sole were the best! From the minute we entered this charming hotel, our expectations were met and then some. After a warm reception and cold drinks with the owner, we went to our lovely room on the first floor. So glad we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Swanage, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
68 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We were in western Sicily for 2 weeks and stayed in several places. San Vito itself much busier and resort like than we expected but the small hotel a gem. The staff really friendly and helpful - offered water or juice on arrival good detailed info about parking which is a nightmare . We asked for a quiet room and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My partner and I visited Sicily for two weeks this past June, 2014.. and we truly believe this hotel and the reception we received was the highlight of our stay. Vito, the owner, (yes, same name as San Vito) could not have been more gracious and accommodating to us. The room, although simple was very comfortable, clean and, most importantly... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Munich, Germany
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Thank you for 2 lovely nights in San Vito Lo Capo. San Vito is a lovely place for a stay in Sicily. A lovely beach, friendly people and great food. If you want to experience the real Sicily this is the place for you. The hotel is modern and well positioned and the friendliest stay you could ask for, they... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

216 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (45)
Viewed
View from room (6)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (9)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (9)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (18)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (152)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (15)
Viewed
Standard Room with Balcony (44)
Viewed
Standard Single Room (38)
Viewed
Standard Triple Room (35)
Viewed
The Hotel (20)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (19)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (8)
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Hotels you might also like...
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Price Your Stay