CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera

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CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera

4.0 star property
Upscale beachfront hotel with beach shuttle, near Santa Maria al Bagno Beach

8.8/10 Fabulous

52 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
Via Emanuele Filiberto n.172/174, Nardò, LE, 73048
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On a private beach
  • 2 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Fitness center
  • Steam room
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Self parking
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Pool bar
  • Room service
  • Spa services
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Television
  • Garden

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About this area

Getting around

  • Gallipoli Station - 12 min drive
  • Gallipoli Baia Verde Station - 13 min drive
  • Alezio Station - 15 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera

4-star family-friendly hotel
At CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera, you can look forward to free self-serve breakfast, a roundtrip airport shuttle, and a poolside bar. With a private beach, beachfront dining, and sun loungers, this hotel is the perfect place to soak up some sun. For some rest and relaxation, visit the steam room or outdoor treatment areas, and indulge in a body treatment, a body scrub, or a manicure/pedicure. Enjoy local cuisine, a poolside location, and brunch at the two onsite restaurants. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a free daily manager's reception and a terrace.
Other perks at this hotel include:
  • A seasonal outdoor pool with sun loungers and pool umbrellas
  • Bike rentals, self parking (surcharge), and an elevator
  • Massage treatment rooms, 2 meeting rooms, and tour/ticket assistance
  • A front desk safe, concierge services, and luggage storage
  • Guest reviews say good things about the beach locale
Room features
All guestrooms at CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera feature perks such as premium bedding and laptop-friendly workspaces, as well as amenities like free WiFi and air conditioning. Guests reviews speak well of the spacious rooms at the property.
More amenities include:
  • Rainfall showers, bidets, and free toiletries
  • 25-inch flat-screen TVs with digital channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, free infant beds, and electric kettles


English, French, German, Italian, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 98 rooms


  • Check-in time from 5:00 PM - midnight
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child (2 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • Babysitting*


  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only, up to 22 lbs)*
  • Specific rooms only*
  • Pets must be supervised


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Onsite self parking (EUR 9 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options


  • Airport shuttle*


  • Beach shuttle*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free self-serve breakfast each morning 7:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free
  • Playground
  • Babysitting (surcharge)

What to do

  • On a private beach
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Scuba diving nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • 2 meeting rooms
  • Conference space (5382 square feet)


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Fitness center
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Spa services
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Steam room


  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 25-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Climate-controlled air conditioning and heating
  • Minibar
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding
  • Free crib/infant bed

Freshen up

  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services, featuring outdoor treatment areas. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures.


Riviera - This beachfront restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves brunch and dinner. Reservations are required.
Calypso - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves brunch and dinner. Reservations are required. Open daily.
Cloe - Onsite cocktail bar. Open daily.
Panoramic - This bar is located on the beach. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 2.00 per person, per night

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Beach shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Children & extra beds

  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds
  • All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport


  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 10 per pet, per day


  • Self parking costs EUR 9 per day with in/out privileges

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • The seasonal pool is open from May to September
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.


Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Also known as

Grand Hotel Riviera Nardo
Grand Riviera Nardo
CDS Hotel s Grand Hotel Riviera Nardo
CDS Hotel s Grand Hotel Riviera
CDS s Grand Hotel Riviera Nardo
CDS s Grand Hotel Riviera
Grand Hotel Riviera CDSHotels
CDS s Riviera Nardo
Cdshotels Grand Riviera Nardo
CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera Hotel
CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera Nardò
CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera Hotel Nardò

Frequently asked questions

Does CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera?
As of 1 Oct 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera on 31 Oct 2022 start from AU$158, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera?
Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera?
Yes, cats and dogs are welcome, with a maximum weight of 22 lbs per pet. There's a charge of EUR 10 per pet, per day.
Is parking offered on site at CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera?
Yes. Self parking costs EUR 9 per day.
Is airport shuttle service offered by CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera?
You can check in from 5:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon.
What is there to do at CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera and nearby?
Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as scuba diving. Enjoy amenities like a private beach, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a steam room. CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera also has spa services and a picnic area, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera?
Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring beachfront dining and local cuisine. Nearby restaurants include Ristorante Art Nouveau (8-min walk), La Pergola (8-min walk), and Il Pergolino (8-min walk).
What's the area around CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera like?
CDSHotels Grand Hotel Riviera is a short 11-minute walk from Santa Maria al Bagno Beach and 18 minutes' walk from Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Selvaggio e Palude del Capitano. The local area is considered walkable as well as having nice beaches.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

SW, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Week end say
Hotel is clean and confortable. But over all ambiance look more like a group Holliday hotel rather than a 4stars hotel. No bar at the beach or swimming pool… a bit disapointing.
Frantz, 2-night family trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Nice getaway
Hotel room was comfortable. Balcony is small and you can barely see the sea. Dinner was good with different set of choices per night. Parking was easy and secure. Pools and the area were nice and comfortable.
3-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Simone, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Eating breakfast on the outside veranda enjoying the sea view. Would choose a sea view room next time.
7-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Totally relaxing seaside holiday
Exceptional service, clean and comfortable room, large pool, well laid out and attractive garden. Breakfast selection large and good quality, eaten on terrace with sea view, coffee freshly made. Lack of a balcony compensated by exclusive use of clothes dryer on a separate balcony opposite our room. One suggestion for the beach platforms would be to extend them beyond the the rocks, giving access to the sea directly by ladder - we found it slippery clambering over the rocks to get out.
Santa Caterina/watch tower
Grand Hotel Riviera
Santa Maria al Bagno
Jane, 7-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

5-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

3-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Gallipoli holiday
Very nice hotel minimalist decor great service confusing signage after 4days still made mistakes going the wrong way. Good breakfast nice atmosphere, bit out of the way without a car . Various trips offered but not daily, pleasant local town.
Michael, 4-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

We had a wonderful time. Lovley rooms, lovely accomodation, great service, Anna on the reception was extremly nice and helping. Some points for approvements: the pool should be cleaned more, and the breakfast lack salads. Overall it was good value for money and I reccomend.
simon, 4-night family trip
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