Top chef at Kilina in Porto Vecchio
Situated 6km from Porto Vecchio, in the heart of 5 hectares planted with cork oaks and century old pines, the enviable location of this hotel puts it just 1,5km from superb beaches Cala Rossa and St Cyprien. It also aspires to be a peaceful haven for family holidays as well as a spot for a gourmet meal and a refuge for couples! Whether you’re looking for a chance to veg out or a sporty holiday, this hotel appeals to both fans of the sea and the mountains. The Kilina comprises of different buildings: the reception, living rooms and restaurant with a terrace, edged by a vast swimming pool. Bedrooms range from 17 to 34m2, all at garden level, which are scattered throughout the shady park. The cherry on top: celebrity chef Christian Etchebest and his team are in charge of everything to do with food. He offers up simple, generous seasonal menu bursting with fresh products: marinated tuna, avocado, olive oil sauce, vegetable and mozzarella mille-feuille, charcuterie platters, lime gambas and a daily risotto…a hidden gem! A. F.-M.