Eight Hotel Portofino, Portofino
|Via del Fondaco, 11, 00202, Portofino, Genoa, Liguria, ITALY.|
Description: Eight Hotel PortofinoStanding on a hill overlooking the bay of Portofino, Eight Hotel Portofino is set in a recently renovated building standing before a fine terraced garden. This luxury boutique property offers exclusive accommodation in a quiet, tranquil setting.
Located a few hundred metres from the main harbour of Portofino, Eight Hotel Portofino is perfect for relaxing visits to this delightful seaside village. The hotel offers a shuttle service to the beach at Paraggi, and there are a number of splendid landmarks and attractions within easy reach, including the Abbey of Saint Fruttuoso di Capodimonte. A wide range of activities can be organised from reception, including snorkelling and scuba diving, trekking, golf and tennis, and boat trips along the coast.
Eight Hotel Portofino has a terrace bar, the Eight, serving cocktails, fine wines and beverages throughout the day, and guests can also take advantage of the newly inaugurated Eight spa and wellness centre, which features a sauna, a Turkish bath and a number of beauty treatments and massages.
Type of rooms: Eight Hotel PortofinoStandard:
The Eight Standard double rooms are welcoming and elegant, with warm colours. Ideal for a relaxing stay, they are equipped with queen-size beds or twin beds and the bathrooms have either a shower or a bath-tub. Some of the Standard rooms have a patio furnished with a table and comfortable chairs where guests can relax while enjoying the unique Ligurian atmosphere.
The three Superior rooms are welcoming and cosy; the walls and furniture are decorated with warm colours and all have a patio with a relax area or balcony and offer wonderful views of the Portofino hill. They are equipped either with king-size beds or twin beds. The bathrooms are lined with slate tiles and are all fitted with a bath-tub plus separate shower.
The six Junior Suites are located on different floors of the hotel. Of various sizes, they offer comfort with their elegant furnishings and warm colours. They either have king-size beds or twin beds and a fine lounge area with an armchair and couch; the bathrooms are lined with slate tiles, some have a shower and a bath tub while others have only a bathtub or a large round tub. The Junior Suites can accommodate three or four guests and are the ideal solution for families since upon request they can be fitted with additional 2 single beds. One of the six Junior Suites has a patio furnished with a table, chairs and beach-umbrella, an ideal place to sip a drink while enjoying the view in an absolutely relaxing atmosphere.
Located on the second to last floor, the suite enjoys a marvellous view of the little harbour of Portofino and Castle Brown. Finely furnished, with parquet-floors, the interior design is modern, elegant and refined, and a warm yellow hue has been chosen for the walls. Each detail gives the Suite a warm and pleasant atmosphere. In this light flooded space there is a spacious bedroom with a four-poster bed, a lounge and a bathroom fitted with a large round bath tub. Every detail is designed to make the Suite a place of pleasure and well-being.
Additional information: Eight Hotel Portofino
Pets are allowed on request.
Activities available include fishing, hiking, diving and snorkelling.
Shuttle services are available to Paraggi beach. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 18
Official category: 4 stars.
Languages spoken: Italian, French, Spanish, English, German.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro, JCB.
GPS Coordinates: 44° 18' 17.90'' N 9° 12' 22.60'' E
Nearest airport: Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport - 45,2 km.