Located 0.9 mi from the nearest beach and with views over the Gulf of Cagliari, Quartu Sant’Elena's Hotel Califfo is in the coastal area between Cagliari and Villasimius. It offers free WiFi throughout and a large free-form pool with hydromassage area.

The Roman Amphitheater in Cagliari is 9.9 mi from the hotel. Elmas Airport is a 30-minute drive away, and Cagliari Port, where ferries depart for Civitavecchio and Palermo, is 9.3 mi from the Califfo.

Rooms come with air conditioning, satellite TV channels and a mini-bar. Some have views of the Mediterranean Sea.

Breakfast is buffet style, and American breakfast options are also available. The restaurant serves a mix of classic Italian cuisine and Sardinian dishes.

Sports facilities include tennis, football and basketball. Karaoke evenings are also held. The beautiful Poetto beach is 0.9 mi away. You also have discounts at a partner private beach located nearby.

Hotel Califfo has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 27, 2006

Property Highlights

Breakfast Info


Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
Bedroom 1::
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2::
1 queen bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
4 twin beds
3 twin beds
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
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Closest beaches
  • Spiaggia di Sant'Andrea

    7.5 Good beach
    2,450 feet from property
  • Poetto Beach

    Poetto Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    5,150 feet from property
Property questions and answers
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  • Do you do transport from the airport for 2 at around midnight Sunday? If so How much would it cost? Thanks
    Dear Guest, Of course, we organize transfer with private driver. Best regards
    Answered on July 19, 2020
  • How can I get to the closest beach from the property?
    You can reach the closest beach ( 1 km far ) with a 15 minutes walk Otherwise with PF bus
    Answered on October 20, 2019
  • What's best way to get into the nearest beach ?is there any direct transport?
    You can reach nearest beach with a 15-minute walk, with our free shuttle bus or with public transport!
    Answered on August 12, 2020
  • is the pool open in September/
    Yes, it is :)
    Answered on July 7, 2020
  • Is there a shuttle available to get to the closest beach nearby? What are the other transportation options?
    Good morning from Hotel Califfo! Transfer service for the nearest beach ( Poetto ) is available during summer season. The most comfortable solution is..
    Answered on October 20, 2019
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: Italian

Amenities of Hotel Califfo
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Tennis equipment
  • Mini golf Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking Additional charge
  • Windsurfing Off-site Additional charge
  • Ping-pong
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar (temporarily closed)
  • Restaurant (temporarily closed)
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
  • Public transit tickets Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safe
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Outdoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Seasonal (temporarily closed)
  • Opening times
  • All ages welcome
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool bar
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Kids' pool
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Beach umbrellas Additional charge
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi (temporarily closed) Additional charge
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Hotel Califfo takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 11:30 PM


4:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
€ 6 per child, per night

Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa CartaSi Discover JCB Diners Club American Express ATM card Hotel Califfo accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform Hotel Califfo of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Restaurant is closed from Mon, Nov 11, 2019 until Wed, Apr 01, 2020

Restaurant is closed from Mon, Sep 28, 2020 until Wed, Mar 31, 2021

Bar is closed from Mon, Nov 11, 2019 until Wed, Apr 01, 2020

Bar is closed from Mon, Sep 28, 2020 until Wed, Mar 31, 2021

Hot tub/jacuzzi is closed from Mon, Nov 11, 2019 until Wed, Apr 01, 2020

Hot tub/jacuzzi is closed from Mon, Sep 28, 2020 until Wed, Mar 31, 2021

Piscina: Closed from Mon, Nov 11, 2019 until Wed, Apr 01, 2020

Piscina: Closed from Wed, Apr 01, 2020 until Thu, Apr 30, 2020

Piscina: Closed from Mon, Sep 28, 2020 until Wed, Mar 31, 2021

FAQs about Hotel Califfo

  • Room options at Hotel Califfo include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Single
    • Suite
    • Studio
    • Apartment
    • Quad
    • Triple

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Hotel Califfo on this page.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Califfo can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Califfo by:

    • Car 20min

  • Hotel Califfo is 3.1 miles from the center of Quartu SantʼElena.

  • The nearest beach is 0.9 miles from Hotel Califfo.

  • The prices at Hotel Califfo may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Hotel Califfo offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Ping-pong
    • Diving
    • Tennis court
    • Mini golf
    • Windsurfing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Horseback riding
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Tennis equipment
    • Swimming pool
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Open-air bath

  • Hotel Califfo has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at Hotel Califfo is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.