This independent luxurious villa is spectacularly located on the peninsula of Portofino, ten minutes walk from the central «Piazzetta», with its designer shops and seafood restaurants, and 5 minutes walk from the harbor, with its elegant yachts. Yet the villa is protected from the crowds and offers absolute privacy: it has its private access to the sea and can't be seen from the access road. Portofino area is ideal for relaxing, hiking, doing water sports and taking day trips to other areas of the Riviera or to Cinqueterre. A private elevator connects the harbor with the pedestrian road that gets to the lighthouse; along this road are located the most exclusive villas. Our rental is about 300 meters from the elevator.
Main level : large living room with white sofas and sliding French windows connecting with the patio, formal dining room and kitchen (fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, oven). Double bedroom (beds cannot be separated) with en suite bathroom with bathtub and garden view, twin/double bedroom, bathroom with shower (in the corridor), twin/double bedroom, bathroom with bathtub and shower (in the corridor). Single bedroom. Only 3 bedrooms have sea view, the other one has garden view.
Lower level : twin/double bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower, twin/double bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower. Both bedrooms have sea view.
All the bedrooms are air conditioned and heated.
Please note that from the entrance gate there is a stairway down (32 steps). From the villa to the private rock swimming platform there are about 180 steps. The villa is not suitable to people with walking difficulties.
Outside : private sea access (rock swimming platform), large terrace shaded by a century old wisteria, panoramic solarium, garden furniture.
From the end of September to the end of May the villa is not available.
The listed prices are for 10 people maximum. On request, the single bedroom can be rented at extra cost.
Bed linens and bath towels changed only on Saturday, extra change 20€ per set per person to be paid in cash to the maid. Utility fee of 500€/week to be paid upon arrival and in cash, including : air conditioning, maid service 3 hours from Saturday to Saturday (Wednesday off), final cleaning, WIFI Internet access, porter service available only if arranged in advance (4pm-6pm). Arrive&Relax package included. Heating metered (utility deposit for heating 300€ per week upon arrival). Baby bed 100€/week. On request: one extra bedroom available for one extra person at the price of 400€ per week. Pets allowed 60€ per week. Security deposit : 1000€ to be paid in cash on the spot.
Private sea access (rock swimming platform), shaded terrace, solarium, garden furniture, air conditioning and heating in all bedrooms, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, WIFI Internet connection, telephone (incoming calls only).
Italy, Liguria : Santa Margherita Ligure 4 Km (bus to Portofino), Genoa 30 minutes by highway, Milan 2 hours north, Rome 5 hours south.