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Santa Margherita Ligure

Riviera di Levante, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
+39 02 7010 5646
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“italian riviera” (39 reviews)
“lovely town” (21 reviews)
“cinque terre” (65 reviews)
Riviera di Levante, Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
+39 02 7010 5646
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A delightful location ..delicious seafood, pleasant helpful people, short walk or cycling to Portofino

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Just one hour walk from Portofino,this town worth to visit.Nice restaurants, stores can leave outstanding memory .

Thank kpete58
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We visited in November and the place was beautifully quiet. Still hotels and restaurants available. Great pace of life

Thank thehensters
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Santa Margherita is a beautiful port city and a nice walk/run to Portofino. It was not crowded and had many nice restaurants and bars along the waterfront.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Good place for reasuarants shops and entertainment. took the boat to Cinque Terre which should not be missed it was a very unique experience.

Thank margrett_minion
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on are way to portofino and had lunch. The views are magnificent and the town is very elegant with a beautiful beach and crystal clear water seems like a great place to spend an hour or a week if you have to...More

1  Thank uncorked834
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This is the place to. Indeed SML can easily be reached by train from Genova, and invites you to enjoy one of its cafes or stroll around the shops, both for sure. Plan enough time, so you can also visit Portofino. Despite its fame, there...More

Thank Luxembourg2010
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A must visit! so beautiful, peaceful and serene. The food and people are amazing. The walks are lovely especially the walk to Portofino.

Thank mai262
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

My wife found the hotel prices in Santa Margherita much more reasonable than in Portofino, so we booked 3 nights with the intention of exploring Portofino. Upon arrival we discovered that it is a good base for exploring the whole area. There are many hotels,cafe's,restaurants...More

1  Thank GWToronto
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Rating attractions is sometimes based on comparing them with other sights in the neighbourhood. If Portofino is 'excellent', Santa Maria still seems 'very good'. Our boat from Rapallo also stopped in Santa Maria; unless you are in a hurry, visiting this place is also recommendable....More

Thank Paul B
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31 December 2017|
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Response from Rosalie M | Reviewed this property |
There is no direct train from SML to Rome so you will need to check the train timetables. Travel time will also depend on whether you are travelling on a fast train or normal intercity train. I suggest you look up... More
24 April 2017|
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Response from jfs0192 | Reviewed this property |
We had a car and found that very easy but spoke to people who used the train and they loved it? If you have the time then suggest train as you get to see more and no worries of parking?!