We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Faro di Portofino

Via della Penisola, Portofino, Italy
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Sunset Eco Kayak Tour in Portofino's Marine Protected Area
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Via della Penisola, Portofino, Italy
Write a Review
Reviews (328)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 328 reviews

Reviewed 13 May 2017

We found the lighthouse almost by accident by visiting the church and the castle and keeping going. We visited at dusk and it was perfect! Fabulous guy serving, made our day, played great music and we drank champagne and enjoyed the incredible view, an absolute...More

Thank Caroline N
Reviewed 19 October 2016

During the day Portofino is really busy with people arriving via Ferry so take a wander to Castello Brown and then onto Faro di Portofino. Its a lovely walk and the views from the bar are stunning. The barman is really entertaining and provides free...More

Thank Jacqui B
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This place is well worth a visit. The views of the Ligurian coast are beautiful and the cocktails were superb. We had a lovely walk up to the light house which boasted beautiful scenery and history. The bar owner was also a great character and...More

Thank Cazmania69
Reviewed 1 September 2016

The wonderful Baia of Prtofino from the best view point. Especially nice before sun set. Go there, you won't regret

Thank Eli G
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

You can't find a best view for a nice and pleasant Aperitif in the world . Tudor the boss of the place is always keeping on smile and makes you moment a real good and fun time in the top of Portofino . Good place...More

Thank Jean-Luc S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Getting to the Faro di Portofino involves a wonderful little hike from town with great views of the town and sea. But the great surprise was finding a host with such great energy as Antonio has. He is definitely as good as it gets! Great...More

Thank Delphina45
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Amazing View, Very Pleasant Bartender, Host & Dj couldn't do enough for us. It was a lovely to reach the top for a cold drink and some snacks. We visited each day after our hike to the lighthouse.

Thank marysue621
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Mojoto's, Lady Gaga playing loudly, Antonio behind the bar and the most amazing view from the Faro di Portofino Lounge...PERFECTION!!!!

Thank Lynda K
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The walk up is long, but not difficult and the views are amazing. I was disappointed that the cafe/restaurant that is talked a lot about in the reviews was closed because having a nice drink with that view as a reward would have been fabulous...More

Thank DDCArgentina
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Lovely entry into Portofino with all the sights and sounds. So much to see and do. The natural beauty was overwhelming.

Thank krice63
Nearby Restaurants
Al Faro di Portofino Lounge Bar
387 reviews
.36 km away
Winterose Wine Bar
275 reviews
.40 km away
Ristorante Stella
606 reviews
.45 km away
Da I Gemelli
776 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
Area Marina Protetta Portofino
293 reviews
.41 km away
Baia di Paraggi
27 reviews
1.27 km away
Portofino Taxi Boat
239 reviews
.30 km away
Outdoor Portofino
203 reviews
.97 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Faro di Portofino staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines