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Reviewed 16 March 2018

You could not ask for a more incredible location and view while in CinqueTerre. The apartment is built into the cliffs and you wake up to an amazing view with your own private balcony. My only wish is that we went here in the summer...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

We loved our stay in the apartment ‘Cargavu’ with its fabulous private terrace overlooking the sea and marina, the simple tasteful decor, cleanliness and comfortable appointments. The host was incredibly helpful assisting us with our heavy, bulky suitcases both to and from the train station...More

3  Thank anne g
Reviewed 29 January 2018

When our family of six traveled to Riomaggiore in 2017, we rented two apartments on the harbor. It was one of our most expensive stays on our economical one-month auto tour of Europe (about 160 Euros/day each), but it was well worth it. I knew...More

2  Thank travelfanaticsunltd
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in the apartment "La Scogliera" in mid October 2017 for three nights. The apartment was so tastefully furnished. The kitchen was well equipped. They even gave us coffee. They also had olive oil packets, sponges, dish soap etc. The view...More

2  Thank Debbie231
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great stay in Riomaggorie right by the ocean in The Room. Fantastic warm hospitality from Paolo and his family! Check-in was a breeze. Very accessible location in Riomaggiore and the sunsets from the rocks outside the front door were incredible!

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Response from Robin M | Reviewed this property |
You make the reservation and they confirm it via email. You don’t pay until the night before check out. They are very trusting and wonderful people.
13 January 2018|
Response from Robin M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what airport you are coming from but you need to take the train to La Spezia and from there you take a regional train to which ever town you are staying. About 10 minutes from LaSpezia. They run frequently.
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"La scogliera has biggest balcony of the apartments available here."
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"The cash upon arrival is a common theme in Italy so don't be sketched out. Host doesn't speak much..."
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"Apartment Cargavù"
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"If you can get the Cargavu apartment - its the most amazing as it has the huge terrace"
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