Welcome to Ischia

panorama castelloThe Hotel Pineta, or rather, the “Pineta Guesthouse”, was opened by Berto and Antonietta Giusepponi in the early 50s.

The hotel stands in place of what was once an old wine cellar, on a plot of land that hosted vine rows, prickly pear stumps and citrus plants spread among the lava rocks that characterised the area known as “Arso” (burnt ground).