Get an overview of this hotel3-star hotel near the beach


Offering direct access to the beach, this Ricadi hotel is 0.3 mi (0.6 km) from Grotticelle Beach and within 6 mi (10 km) of Formicoli Beach and Baia di Riaci. Riaci Beach and Port of Tropea are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Hotel Features

Guests at this beach hotel will appreciate convenient onsite amenities such as a complimentary children's club and a children's pool.

Room Amenities

All 60 rooms feature rainfall showerheads and kitchenettes with refrigerators and stovetops. Guests will also find hair dryers and showers. Housekeeping is available once per stay.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Unwind on the private sand beach, located just 300 meters away. You'll be playing in the surf in no time with a free ride on the hotel's complimentary beach shuttle. After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at Residence Esmeraldo like a complimentary children's club, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a children's pool.

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a beach bar and a bar/lounge. Public areas are equipped with high-speed wireless Internet access (surcharge). This beach hotel also offers an outdoor tennis court and a garden. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Private beach nearby 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 60 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Free beach shuttle 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Beach bar 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Direct access to private beach 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Children's pool  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Kitchenette 
  • Housekeeping - once per stay 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Bidet 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Stovetop 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Le Grotticelle - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A children's pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 20.00 per pet, per week
  • Dogs only
  • Up to 10 kg

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No elevators


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Club Card: EUR 3.00 per person, per night
  • Child's Club Card: EUR 3.00 per night, (from 8 to 12 years old)
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 0.75 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.
  • Towels/sheets: EUR 8.00 per person, per week
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 70.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet fee: EUR 20.00 per pet, per week
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Residence Esmeraldo
  • Residence Esmeraldo Hotel
  • Residence Esmeraldo Hotel Ricadi
  • Residence Esmeraldo Ricadi

We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport. Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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