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Villa Rental in Liguria, Portofino

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Last updated: 11/05/2013

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Portofino villa description

Ah, Portofino! If you have always dreamed of having an "Enchanted April" experience, this just might be the place for you. This holiday villa for rent near Portofino, with its stunning views of the sea, is ideal for a large family. This private villa has been integrated into the cliffs overlooking the sea and has its own private access to the water. Staying at this villa does mean bringing a comfortable pair of walking shoes – the villa is only reachable by foot from the road to the property, and there are several levels within the property. The charming village of Portofino is within reach by foot (only), and you must be ready for some physical exercise!
(2000 m2) Nestled into the face of a cliff, this unique villa has stunning sea vistas. Because of its location, the villa is not suitable for guests with walking difficulties. In order to get to the villa, guests must walk down 32 steps from the entrance gate. Beginning at the highest point of the property (the solarium) to the private swimming platform on the sea, there are 180 steps. Guests are sure to enjoy the large patio, shaded by a century-old wisteria, a garden area and the several terraced outlooks. From the villa to the panoramic solarium there are 23 steps. A private elevator (for the residents of the area) is located 300 meters away on a pedestrian road which connects the villa to a light house and the Portofino harbor. Please do not bring a car. There is no parking at or near the house.
Upper level: After walking down the 32 steps from the entrance gate, the front door of the villa opens into a living room with several white sofas and sliding French doors that open onto the patio. There is an elegant formal dining room with seating for 10 and a kitchen with a stove with burners and oven, dishwasher, Italian coffee maker and a washing machine. There is one double bedroom (160 cm queen bed - cannot be separated) with an ensuite bathroom with bathtub. There are two twin/double bedrooms (90 cm twin-beds, connected on request). There are two separate bathrooms - one with shower and one with bathtub and shower. There is also a single bedroom on this floor. Three of the bedrooms feature views of the sea while one bedroom features views of the garden. Lower level: There are two twin-bedrooms (90 cm twin-beds which can be connected on request) each with ensuite bathrooms with a sink, WC and shower. These bedrooms are most appropriate for young people.
Available Amenities: Air conditioning in the bedrooms, solarium, terraces, private swimming platform, stove, dishwasher, Italian coffee maker, washing machine, housekeeping, satellite TV, Home cinema, WiFi internet connection. Maid service is included Saturday to Saturday (except Wednesdays). Nearby Attractions: Portofino (harbor, restaurants, shops, ferry, bus, train), Santa Margherita (train), Repallo (restaurants, cafes, bars, ferry), Genoa (Christopher Columbus, palazzo, cathedral, aquarium, opera house), Cinque Terre. Please Note: This property usually includes basic grocery shopping for the first 2 days, a welcome dinner, breakfast and dinner on Sunday, and breakfast on Monday. Please do not bring a car. The villa is only reachable by foot. This villa is not recommended for guests with walking difficulties. Access from the airport to the villa is possible by van or by taxi from a railroad station. There is bus or ferry transportation available in Portofino. There are no bug screens on the windows. This property accepts a maximum of 10 people, including babies. The price is based on 10 people, but on request, one extra person (for a total of 11) can be accommodated for an extra 400 EUR. You must request this in advance, before your arrival.


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Property Type

      • Villa

      Accommodation Type

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          Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

          Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms


              • Television

              Arrival Day

                  • Saturday


                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet


                      • Dishwasher


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                      Sep 27 - Dec 20, 2014
                      7 night min stay


                      Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2015
                      7 night min stay


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                      Security Deposit: Upon arrival at the property you are required to pay to the property representative a security deposit payable in cash. The security deposit will be returned to you prior to your departure minus any extra charges or accidental damages to the property. The listed security deposit is: 1000 EUR.
                      Additional Expenses: Heating: According to consumption . Portable Baby Crib/Play Pen (Weekly Charge): 100 EUR. Arrival Fee (between 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm, Upon Prior Request) Payable upon Arrival: 50 EUR. Utilities (Payable in Cash Upon Arrival) - Weekly Charge: 500 EUR. Telephone (If Available): According to consumption. Utility Deposit (for Heating, Payable in Cash Upon Arrival) - Weekly Charge: 300 EUR.
                      Other Notes: Housekeeping: Usually available upon request. Heating (in Italy): Allowed by law from November 1 - April 1; some exceptions for extreme weather. Cook Services (If Available): must be arranged at least 2 months prior to arrival. UPON ARRIVAL, RENTERS MUST PROVIDE A PHOTOCOPY OF EACH TRAVELER’S PASSPORT AND SIGN A FORM FOR THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES. Tourist Tax (Payable upon Arrival): 1-5 Euros per person per day. Arrivals (After 9:00 pm): Not Accepted.

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                      This villa is located within walking distance of Portofino, a charming village in the region of Liguria (the Italian Riviera) along the Mediterranean coast of Italy. This villa is located on the pedestrian road leading to the lighthouse - near the harbor of Portofino. A 15 minute walk from the villa takes you to its harbor of chic yachts, colorful boats, seafood restaurants and fashionable shops. Portofino is well connected with ferries, bus and train stations making for convenient day trips to Santa Margherita Ligure, Rapallo, Genova and the Cinque Terre. A bus can take you from Portofino into Santa Margherita (with a train station that goes to the Cinque Terre) or Rapallo. The coastal town of Rapallo has been a well known resort since the 19th century. There are many restaurants, cafes, bars, and nightlife activities nearby. The Rapallo train station can take you to Genoa, Milan, Pisa and Rome. Ferries depart from Rapallo for Portofino, Santa Margherita and the Cinque Terre. Ideal for a daytrip, Genoa, purported birthplace of Christopher Columbus, is recently experiencing a revival in popularity. UNESCO has added the city to its list of World Heritage Sites because of its numerous palazzi. There is also a cathedral, the second-largest aquarium in the world, and an opera house. Genoa is the closest city with an airport. Florence: 216 km Cinque Terre (Train): 159 km La Spezia: 87 km Genova (Airport, Train): 42 km Sestri Levante: 33 km Chiavari: 22 km Rapallo (Train, bus): 9 km Santa Margherita Ligure (bus): 4 km Portofino: 800 m


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                      $14,410 - $15,405 per week

                      6 Bedroom / 5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 10

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                      Member since: 2012
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/05/2013
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                      Villa Rental in Liguria, Portofino

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                      6 BR  5 BA  Sleeps 10

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