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Classy place to stay near Portofino

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Classy place to stay near Portofino

Looking for a town and hotel close to Portofino that isn't totally dead. Looking for a place with some style, Interesting shops, people......and a great hotel.would stay in portofino but I believe hotels are limited and it's a bit hilly. Traveling with mom so need a mostly flat place

Any thoughts greatly appreciated

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Portofino
Portofino
Italian Riviera, Italy
La Spezia, Italy
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1. Re: Classy place to stay near Portofino

Santa Margherita Ligure is a perfect fit for your requirement

For Hotels

Grand Hotel Mirimare

Imperiale Palace Hotel

The Continental

The Metropole

Or in Rapallo The Excelsior

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Santa Margherita Ligure
Santa Margherita Ligure
Italian Riviera, Italy
Imperiale Palace Hotel
Imperiale Palace Hotel
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Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
Metropole
Metropole
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Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy
Rapallo
Rapallo
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2. Re: Classy place to stay near Portofino

We stayed in Rapallo at the Grand Bristol, an elegant old world hotel with updated amenities and a great restaurant . It s a nice 15 minute walk into the town centre. If that us too much r mom, you can always call a taxi. Take the Ferry to Portofino. However, the charm of Portofino is being able to get up to the top and see the scenery surrounding the island.if mom can handle that then Grand Bristol would work for you.

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Rapallo
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Italian Riviera, Italy
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Portofino
Portofino
Italian Riviera, Italy
Manchester
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3. Re: Classy place to stay near Portofino

And cinqueterre from here? I know they are connected by trails and the whole idea is to hike but could I just so a tour of the towns? Would it be worth it or is the beauty in the walks etc.?

Thx!!

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4. Re: Classy place to stay near Portofino

Take The train from SML or Rapallo to Say Montersosso and then move between the villages. By boat or train

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5. Re: Classy place to stay near Portofino

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