News from North Sardinia

Follow the Delphina blog and let yourself be guided by your friend in Sardinia. The most interesting destinations, events and experiences for you to best enjoy your holidays.

Forbes e Traveller premiano la Sardegna come meta dell’anno

Best travel destination in the world for 2024, best European island for 2023: Sardinia tops the wishlist for travelers worldwide.

Delphina festeggia 5 premi ai World Travel Awards 2023

Delphina’s authentic 5-star and 4-star hospitality leads once again in Europe at the “Oscar of global tourism”.

L’Hotel Capo d’Orso tra i Top 10 hotel sul mare d’Italia per il Telegraph.

Our boutique hotel in Palau is the only one in Sardinia included in the “The best beach hotels in Italy” selection by the famous British newspaper.

La Sirenetta: il film omaggio alla bellezza del Nord Sardegna

The enchanted kingdom of The Little Mermaid comes alive along the coast of Gallura. Explore iconic sets and holiday tracing Walt Disney’s live-action locations.

Condé Nast Traveler Awards: Delphina festeggia due nomination

The Resort Valle dell’Erica and Hotel Marinedda: two 5-star establishments that have made the holidays unforgettable for the readers of the famous American magazine.

Bandiere Blu 2023: le spiagge premiate nel Nord Sardegna

From Badesi to Palau, passing through the La Maddalena Archipelago, in 2023 the Blue Flag waves over 6 locations in Gallura.

Delphina è leader del Green in Europa ai World Travel Awards 2022

Delphina is reconfirmed as the best Italian hotel group and is elected as the best independent green hotel group in Europe. Thank you all!

Antichi fortini, sentinelle sul mare del Nord Sardegna

The military fortifications along the coast between the islands of La Maddalena and Palau tell the story of a not very distant past.

Fari del Nord Sardegna: dove vedere i più belli

These are the lighthouses of Northern Sardinia, solitary and immersed in unique landscapes where nature dominates undisturbed.

Viaggio alla scoperta delle rocce più famose del Nord Sardegna

“An octopus, an elephant and a hooded monk” …no, it’s not the beginning of a fairy tale but some of the strangest rocks you will ever see during your trip to Sardinia.

Costa Rossa via mare e via terra: a ognuno la sua escursione

A natural paradise waiting to be discovered, from famous beaches such as La Marinedda and Li Cossi to the wild Cala Tinnari and Cala Faa.

I tramonti della Costa Rossa: piccola guida pratica per catturare i più belli

The sense of freedom and peace that a beach holiday offers stays in the mind for years. The beauty of nature, the intense light of the sun and the sound of the waves.

Delphina conquista quattro premi ai World Travel Awards 2021

For the second consecutive year Delphina is the best Italian hotel group. We are very happy and very proud so thank you all!

Delphina sposi e anniversari: celebra il tuo amore in Sardegna con Liberi

Panoramic helicopter flights, private boats, exclusive guides and even a private driver for you to enjoy yourselves on the Costa Smeralda. Discover our new suggestions for honeymoons and anniversaries.

Resort Valle dell'Erica, miglior hotel di lusso in Italia

The “Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best 2020″ is the new important recognition that has just been won by the Resort Valle dell’Erica Thalasso & SPA

Vacanze in Sardegna 2020

If you are thinking about holidays in Sardinia in 2020, discover what Delphina hotels & resorts have dreamed up for you.

Delphina talassoterapia e benessere in Sardegna

Delphina SPAs, the oases of relaxation and wellbeing in the North of Sardinia where you will find the perfect balance between body and soul.

Vincitori world travel awards

The Santa Teresa Gallura 5 star Resort, part of the Delphina hotels & resorts group is the best Green Resort in Europe at the International Tourism Oscar awards.

Regate a Porto Cervo, Sardegna

From April to September the sailing world will be in full view in Northern Sardinia with exciting challenges at Porto Cervo featuring some of the top names in this sport.

Bandiere Blu 2020 in Gallura, Sardegna

Lay out your towel next to a Blue Flag in Northern Sardinia. Gallura leads the rest of the island with the highest number of beaches awarded the Blue Flag by the FEE.

Porto Cervo food wine festival

The summer begins in Sardinia and the Costa Smeralda calendar is full of events not to be missed during the holidays.

Assistenza Aeroporto Costa Smeralda

Spring 2019 is upon us and air links with Northern Sardinia have increased. Flights from 36 European capitals as well as 13 domestic flights to Olbia and two direct flights from Russia.


The direct flights from the United Kingdom to the North of Sardinia.

Pacchetti vacanze nord Sardegna

Enjoy a holiday in full Delphina hotels & resorts style with an eye on the price! Here are the new hotel + ferry holiday packages for Sardinia with car included

Prenota Prima - vacanza in Sartdegna

5 good reasons to book now your holiday in Sardinia. Convenience and satisfaction so you can enjoy the best of the 2019 summer in the best hotels and resorts.


The Sunday Times Travel Magazine awards the Valle dell’Erica Resort the silver medal in the category of best family hotels worldwide.

Museo d'arte, Aggius Nord Saregna

AAAperto, the museum of contemporary art set up in the evocative streets of the historic centre of Aggius has just been inaugurated.


The best destinations for holidays with children in the North of Sardinia. Family hotels and resorts for families from the Costa Smeralda to the Costa Rossa.

Contest surf Sardegna, Marinedda bay

We’re all eagerly waiting for the green light for the Marineddabay Open, a sporting spectacle not to be missed during your holidays in Northern Sardinia.

Delphina supereroe del green al P.E.A award

We are there on the podium at the P.E.A. Travel awards, the U.K.’s leading acknowledgment dedicated to companies committed to sustainable activities.

Caprera, le più belle spiagge

The island of Caprera, the turquoise pearl in the La Maddalena Archipelago tells the story of Garibaldi, the hero of Two Worlds who fell in love with it

Spiaggia La Licciola, Santa Teresa Gallura, Sardegna

The Times has drawn up its list of the 50 best Mediterranean beaches and the beach at La Licciola, in front of the Resort Valle dell’Erica.


Between Nature and tradition, from discovering the enchanting Valle della Luna or Moon Valley to the historic town of Aggius.

Bandiere Blu 2018, Isola Rossa, Sardegna

Two new areas in the North of Sardinia with Blue Flags for 2018, La Marinedda and the Spiaggia Lunga at Isola Rossa.

Windsurf Porto Pollo, Isola dei Gabbiani, Palau, Sardegena

The perfect combination of sun, sea and wind make Porto Pollo and the Isola dei Gabbiani one of the favourite destinations for surfers from around the world.

Itinerari trekking al mare in Sardegna

Here is a short guide to some of the coastline hiking trails to do in the North of Sardinia.

Miglior hotel sula mare per famiglie, Sardegna

The Telepraph nominates the Resort & SPA Le Dune the best place for holidays for families, while The Times has included the Resort Valle dell’Erica.

Assistenza Aeroporto Costa Smeralda

The Delphina reception office at the Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport greets the guests, who have chosen one of our hotels and resorts for their holiday.


Why you should visit the North of Sardinia in Spring: beaches, nature and peace and quiet.


Delphina reveal the secrets behind why Sardinians live so long and give you the chance to enjoy holiday in Sardinia following the lifestyle in the Blue Zone


Sardinia is fifth in the FEE rankings with 9 more new Blue Flag beaches compared to 2016


Delphina is the first Italian hotel chain to use only energy from renewable sources in all the Group’s structures. Choose a holiday in Sardinia with an eco- friendly spirit.

Sardegna pacchetti vacanze, Delphina

Are you thinking about a carefree dream holiday in Sardinia? With our 4 and 5 star hotel holiday packages plus ferry or flight, you can enjoy the summer by the most beautiful sea in the…

3 mete per il Viaggio di Nozze a Settembre in Sardegna

Delphina selects the best destinations for honeymooners in September in Sardinia. Wellness holidays for couples and Thalassotherapy, excursions and tours to the most romantic destinations in Gallura.

Cosa fare a settembre in vacanza in Sardegna

Advice and ideas on holidays in September in Sardinia. Excursions in Gallura, the beaches around Costa Smeralda, Porto Cervo and things to do in the North of Sardinia. Spending holidays in September in Sardinia is…


The North of Sardinia now holds the record for Bandiere Blu (Blue Flags) with the new award for Li Junchi at Badesi, the beach at the Resort Le Dune If you are looking for well-equipped…


For the influential British newspaper, the Resort Valle dell’Erica at Santa Teresa Gallura in Sardegna is among the best Hotels in the Mediterranean for under £150. The Resort Valle dell’Erica is the best hotel for…


Visitors to the famous international portal have reached a verdict and awarded the prize to Sardinia. Summer holidays have to be enjoyed on one of the 15 most beautiful beaches in Italy.


Are you dreaming of a summer holiday by the sea in a romantic hotel? Are you looking for convenient solutions for a holiday in a hotel + ferry in Sardinia with the family? Discover the…

La ricetta del riso allo zafferano

Itria saffron, produced in Turri, is a valuable aid in the kitchen, a spice used to season and enhance the flavours of a number of recipes. Recipe for Risotto with Mushrooms Ingredients 500 gms of…


New for 2016 from Delphina Hotels & Resorts: our Hotel Marinedda Thalasso & SPA at Isola Rossa is reopening its doors as a 5 star hotel, the only one along this stretch of the North…


7 more days of holiday in the Delphina hotels and resorts with the season extended to October 3rd, an unmissable end of September by the Sardinian sea. In the North of Sardinia Summer isn’t over…

Miglior Resort sul mare, Sardegna

New recognition for Delphina from Trivago which has nominated the Resort Valle dell’Erica the best beachfront hotel in Sardinia. This time we’re celebrating the Resort Valle dell’Erica, our 5 star resort at Santa Teresa Gallura,…


A special guest in the kitchens of Delphina’s restaurants: a triumph of tastes and all the secrets of our chefs in the typical dishes of the North of Sardinia!


A tour of the most beautiful beaches in the North of Sardinia that have been awarded the famous Blue Flag, an opportunity to discover other magnificent beaches.


Awarded seven TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence for seven of the best hotels and resorts in Sardinia. Delphina Hotels & Resorts, a guarantee of excellent holidays in Sardinia.


Awarded for “authentic Gallura hospitality in a unique natural setting” at the third edition of the award promoted by Banca Intesa San Paolo.

Primo Raid In Moto in Sardegna

An exciting holiday in Northern Sardinia for 21 motorcyclist readers of the magazine IN MOTO who chose the hospitality of Delphina hotels & resorts to combine comfort with adventure on two wheels. No doubt about…

Bel tempo a Settembre in Sardegna

The fine weather means that September is still hot and to be enjoyed to the full. “The weather in Sardinia is better than the Caribbean”: the Corriere della Sera gave full marks to the weather in Sardinia.

Settembre vacanze in Sardegna

Every period of the year is perfect for discovering Sardinia, but September is the ideal time to spend your holidays here, by the sea, on the beach or finding out more about the nature and culture in Sardinia.

Nel cuore della Gallura con il Trenino Verde della Sardegna

Enter the heart of Gallura with the Little Green Train, an incredible adventure through the stupendous countryside of the North of Sardinia.