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Visit Ile-Rousse and its region

Ile-Rousse beach

A real gem to discover in Haute-Corse the pretty seaside resort of L'Île-Rousse has managed to preserve its authenticity over time.

THE4 star hotel Santa Maria is particularly well put it will allow you to take advantage of all the activities offered by the Balagne region.

Activities in Ile-Rousse

La Balagne is one of the most touristic regions of theIsland beauty, Ile-Rousse is full of fun and varied activities to delight your holiday as a couple or as a family.
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The marina


For a walk under the stars along the sea wall which brings you to the marina, you will enjoy the freshness of summer nights after a long, busy day.

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The old Town


A few minutes walk from the hotel, the old town of Ile-Rousse opens its doors to you and makes you discover its many traditional restaurants but also its shops which participate in the entertainment throughout the day. All summer evenings, the area becomes pedestrianized and you will enjoy the shops and bars until late at night.

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The beaches


The beaches make Ile-Rousse a real dream destination. Every year this small seaside resort attracts visitors from all over the world to its heavenly beaches. Hotel guests can enjoy direct access to the hotel beach, but they can also go to the public beach just in front to enjoy the various water activities on offer. Those who wish to leave the city can go to the beach of Lozari or that of Calvi to discover other landscapes. 

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The Corsican mountain


La Corsica is a favored place for mountain activities. Less than an hour from the hotel, you have access to a wide range of leisure activities: climbing, hiking, cannyoning, via ferrata, adventure park, mountain biking, etc.
La Bonifato forest 1/2 hour drive away offers an extraordinary view of the rocks dug by the river over the centuries. Always 30 minutes from our establishment you can access the first stage of the famous GR20 in Calenzana.

The key points to remember
Your next family vacation
Ile-Rousse is the most popular destination on the Island of Beauty, particularly for its magnificent fine sandy beaches.
  • The nearby villages: Santa-Reparata, Lozari, Corbara, Pigna and Sant'Antonino.
  • Many activities are available including hiking, nautical activities, shopping and gastronomic discoveries.
  • Vacationers have rated these viewpoints as exceptional: The Rousse Islands and their panoramic view of Île-Rousse and the Mediterranean Sea.
Your luxury hotel
Santa Maria is a hotel establishment with a panoramic view of the sea and the Corsican mountains.
  • Air-conditioned accommodation with terrace or balcony is available to all holidaymakers.
  • The hotel is ideally located a few meters from the shops.
  • Holidaymakers have noted these points as remarkable: very beautiful swimming pool, many activities for your holidays in Haute-Corse.

The latest news
  • Pace E Salute 2023.
    • The whole team of the Hotel Santa Maria wishes you a happy new year 2023, thank you all for this magnificent year which has just ended.

    The establishment remains open, do not hesitate to contact us to book your stay.

  • The Santa Maria hotel in Île-Rousse wishes you a happy holiday season.
    • During the holidays the establishment remains open to the public and welcomes you every day.


  • Spring 2022 offer for your stay in Ile-Rousse
    • Your room from €99/night.
    • For any new reservation.
    • Excluding taxes and excluding breakfast.

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  • The Santa Maria hotel, winner of the Green Key eco-label

    The Santa Maria hotel is pleased to announce that the establishment is one of the 10 Corsican winners in 2022 for the Clef Verte (Green Key) eco-label.

    Clef Verte tourist establishments are committed to protecting the biodiversity and natural and cultural heritage of their region. They are also committed to preserving water resources as well as reducing GHG emissions and the impact of tourist activity.

    “We are part of this generation which has experienced the old way of evolving, of consuming, of producing, and which today sees the emergence of a new philosophy of life.
    Today we can no longer dismiss the notion of responsibility that our companies can induce on the environment.
    It is important to us to preserve the environment in which we grew up and in which our children will grow up.
    It is in this perspective that the green key label appeared to us as obvious.
    We are convinced that our customers will appreciate and follow us in this process. »

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    Discover the Green Key label with the Santa Maria !

Opening time
  • Reception
    7 days a week – 7 hours a day
  • Booking
    7 days a week – 7:8 a.m. to 00:21 p.m.