Isola di Cavallo , Corsica , Francia

Useful Infos

TO NOTICE: The acces to the Island of Cavallo is limited, only the residences’ owners and their invites, the guests of the Hotel des Pecheurs and the lodger are allowed to enter the Island.


Services and facilities:

Ferry-boat : Rotations Edmond Dantes of Island’s association, it makes about 7 tours per day, the cost per person is € 10, while there is free admission for kids.

TIMETABLE:  from Piantarella to Cavallo it takes about 15 minutes

Departure from Piantarella ( to Cavallo ) at:     07:30 –  09:30 – 13:00 – 16:00 – 18:30 – 20:00 

Departure from Cavallo  ( to Piantarella) at: 07:00 – 09:00 – 12:30 –  15:30 – 18:00 -19:30 

Golf Cart rental: it is possible to rent a golf cart  with two or four seats, for few hours or for a long time, at the Rental center opposite to Hotel Des Pecheurs, please ask for Dumè Tussenin, cell 00 33 The daily price is about € 130.

Private cab-boat : to move from Cavallo /Santa Teresa it is available a comfortable private boat for rent by contacting Giovanni Bitti  338-2039786, the navigation cost for 5 people is about € 280 circa (one-way ticket) .

Harbour : Cavallo’s Harbour can host up to 200 ships, whose maximum lenght is 35 metres. Every moooring is provided with water supply and electricity. In addition it is guaranteed the mooring assitance by the qualified staff, employing two rubber boat. The customer can avail of the weather forecast and facilities -building provided with restroom and showers. Further information on the official website  www.isoladi   

Beauty Center:  Sauna, thalassotherapy, massagges, beauty shop and many others at Hotel’s farm at Cavallo guests’ disposal.

Restaurant : The exceptional restaurant at Hotel des Pêcheurs (the only one on the island) offers every day fresh fish and traditional italian courses, as well as french and international dishes. In addition, in the inland there is a Pizzeria/restaurant that is easy reacheable, it offers typical dishes and a beath-taking view of the Island.

Mini Market : “Le Pizzerie” is the only market on the island and sells all basic need goods, even fresh fish “ preferably after reservation “

Bar : it is situated in the little square and it is the right place to eat an ice cream, to spend pleasant time with high-society and cheerful evening in the local folklore. At the inside of  Hotel Des Pecheurs  there is an elegant Piano bar with live music every night and Barmans experienced in Cocktail in order to satisfy the most demanding customers.

WI-FI Connection : In the little square  a wide and comfortable gazebo is equipped with free Internet WI-FI .

Hotel : there is only one charm Hotel situated in a spectacular bay overlooking the sea. It offers excellent services and hosts famous people from all over the world, observing absolute privacy and reserve. Further information at

Sport : in the vicinity of the Island there is the fabulous green overlooking the sea of  Golf de Sperone ( Bonifacio Corsica);  inaddition it is possible to dive at the equipped Diving Center and to book boat excursions in the International Marine Park at Bocche di Bonifacio/ Lavezzi archipelago and maddalena archipelago. On the Island there are also Tennis clay courts (during the month of august it is available a federal teacher who holds lessons for both children and adults). Furthermore in Piantarella it is possble to have sailing lessons.

First aid: inside the Hotel Des Pecheurs it is available urgent care service/ first aid active 24/24 hours .