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Area Marina Protetta Portofino

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16038 Portofino, Italy
+39 0185 289649
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The small town is clustered around a small harbor; cliffs of bright green soar into the sky, buildings painted in a rainbow of colors welcome visitors, and the churches, castle, shops, botanical garden, and the lighthouse & bar demand closer inspection. Ah, what a glorious...More

1  Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not a lot to say if you can do it go it’s life inspiringly pleasant Very Relaxing If you love good food as we do it’s like France on Steroids

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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

The main tourist bit is actually quite small, but full of wonderful charm and cobbled streets. We were staying in Rapallo where good pizza were €4 and prosecco €3 a glass. In Portofino, you will pay €20 for each. But the place is well worth...More

1  Thank PaulIrving
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Staying in Santa Margherita Ligure, I decided the best way to take my own photo of Paraggi Bay was to ride a moped or walk. I chose to walk since I had a car but no moped. To take the exact photo I wanted, it...More

2  Thank Ann M
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

My dreams came true when I visited this wonderful place it’s breathtaking you can see many beautiful yachts and boats within the colorful buildings and the blue see , we took a boat from Santa Margherita Ligure and it’s only around 10 min to arrive...More

1  Thank Scooby7412
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Portofino is a elegant nice small area with a lot of restaurants and designer shops (Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Prada etc....)!! Before I go I read a lot of informations about do not have parking in the city center and recommend you go by taxi, boat...More

2  Thank giselevalle2015
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Don’t you dare to miss it ! The ultimate place to be ! Nice little marina , nice chic and elegant people . Nice view from Castello Brown and the church . If you can afford to stay there or near for a night do...More

1  Thank Panagiotisalex
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Portofino is in reality much smaller than the photos suggest. Can anyone say wide angle lens? Yet, it is quite charming. Seeing the tiny boats bobbing next the massive yachts parked like sardines is just like the postcards. Everybody is sitting around the harbor at...More

1  Thank RJSMD
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

A delightful little bay with lots of boats plenty of seating though busy in the middle of the day with day boat trippers coming for an hour or two. The bay is surrounded with cafes, restaurants and shops. The ferry calls to take you both...More

1  Thank Middlemiss
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

We walked here from Santa Margheurita and I was shocked by all the rubbishy particularly in the marine park protected area. It’s so sad people just dump their rubbish, leave their dog poo on beaches , and stairs and it’s just such a beautiful area....More

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27 February 2018|
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Response from Miles C | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion it’s the Belmond Splendido Mare right on the waterfront beautiful food if a little pricy address is available on the internet and can be booked through the Belmond Splendido Hotel up on the hill just... More
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24 October 2017|
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Response from robert n | Reviewed this property |
No not part of the scene