Artemisia, a contemporary space nestled between mountain and sea
The clean lines that dominate the exterior of Artemisia have been attentively designed to privilege the views of the dazzling surrounding scenery. The hotel’s modern decor has been curated in harmony with the resplendent natural environment. Savour the experience of swimming in the outdoor pool, reading on the terrace or tasting fresh local delicacies all the while surrounded by the breath-taking Corsican landscape.
Situated in a small village, there is a real local feel to this unique hotel. Your host, Christophe, is a village native and is proud and delighted to present his guests with an original insight into his beloved land. With a focus on sustainability, the hotel’s kitchen is careful to source and highlight local products. At Artemisia, responsible travel is the order of the day. With Christophe sharing with you some secrets of the Bastelica region, it’s about crafting a truly unforgettable experience for each visitor.
What we liked the most
- Savouring a breakfast of local produce on the panoramic terrace
- Quietly reading a book in the hotel library with a nourishing cup of tea
- Waking up to a sweeping view of the mountains
- Enjoying an incredible mountain experience crafted by Christophe in all seasons.
Artemisia boutique hotel has 6 rooms and 2 suites, all with sweeping views of the surrounding mountains and lush greenery. The rooms, designed in order to showcase the view, priorities understated style, brightness and comfort.
As the sun rises, light begins to creep in through the many windows of the Seduzzione room, flooding it with soft light. Exceptional mountain views are visible from every corner, including the open bathroom with its sumptuous bathtub. Bathe in the glow of pale grey and white tones, while hints of dark wood add a touch of intrigue.
This outstanding suite comprises a spacious bedroom with a fabulous double bed looking over the mountain and an ensuite with a double sink. Ideal for families, the Serenissima has a separate space for seating or for children to sleep in. The private outdoor terrace is a wonderful spot for reading or simply breathing in the scent of the trees.
This room’s clean white walls give way to a majestic vista of the craggy mountainside and lush vegetation. Wake up in utter serenity on the perfectly positioned double bed, facing the window and contemplate nature’s wonder from silky-soft white sheets. The contemporary design inspiration is evident in the open bathroom and subtle hints of character.
Services and facilities
Taste the flavors
A breakfast with a view
The sweeping terrace with its magnificent view is the perfect backdrop to enjoy a traditional French breakfast prepared with locally sourced products. Delight in handmade pastries, cheeses and charcuterie from the village and handmade organic yoghurt, among other delicacies.
Artemisia’s intimate restaurant gives privilege to local producers and the kitchen creates dishes inspired by the freshest produce of the season. With a different menu fixe every night and a small selection of a la carte options, let the chef sweep you away with her unique, delicious take on Corsican cuisine.
Focus on sustainability
Like the fig tree roots, the property is constantly addressing many sustainable tourism areas and excelling in most fields.
- Artemisia is rooted in the Preserved Bastelica village offering an exclusive offer of locally made products
- Artemisia furniture are made from recycled oak barrels and operations minimizing the use of energy
- Artemisia is the gateway to discover the village life and its seasonality through mountain activities and local products.
Explore the location
Located in the mountain village of Bastelica, there is an abundance of opportunities to discover the surrounding natural park. Far from Corsica’s tourist center, the hotel gives visitors a chance to explore the island’s gems, from the pozzi pools and breathtaking beaches to the magnificent mountain landscapes.
Artemisia is a 15-minute drive from the Val d’Ese ski resort and 35-minutes from the Airport at Ajaccio. You can explore the delights of the village or venture into the forest to follow the hiking trails – this is a chance to see Corsica from a truly unique perspective.