Welcome to Forno, on Golfo della Biodola
Golfo della Biodola is one of the most suggestive places of the Elba Island. Here it is the small village of Forno, with its beautiful beach. This is a very small beach, where you can see tiny coloured houses. The enchanting sea landscape goes from Biodola to Marciana beach. Here it's also visibile Monte Capanne, the highest summit of the Elbe Island. Here sport lovers can find a sailing school, and can practice diving, windsurf, tennis and golf. On the beach you can hire sun loungers and umbrellas, pedal boats and canoes. Or you can relax in one of the cafè-restaurants on the sand. On foot, in few minutes, you can reach Scaligeri village, where you will find a grocery store and a newsstand. This is the picturesque place, where our flats are located. Each flat has a terrace, from which you can admire the beautiful sea of the Elbe Island.
Napoleone arrived to Elbe Island in 1814, and till 1815 lived at Villa dei Mulini, a residence that is now visitable. The period during which Napoleone stayed here was crucial, since the island become the focus of European political intrigues.Napoleone at Elbe Island