Santa Margherita Palace

Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy

At a Glance

  • An ideal base from which to explore the colorful Cinque Terre

  • Located in the center of Santa Margherita Ligure, close to the beach

  • Unique combination of an 18th-century building with contemporary design

  • Enjoy delicious Italian cuisine at Ristorante Francy

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The major tourist season is during the summer, when a majority of the annual events and festivals in the area are taking place. This is also an excellent time for sailing races which are popular in the area and draw many tourists in. However, in terms of weather, the months just before and after the busy tourist season may be the best time to head to Portofino.

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Santa Margherita Palace is located in the center of picturesque Santa Margherita Ligure, just moments from the promenade and the beach. This boutique property offers a comfortable base from which to explore the town and the nearby Cinque Terre.

Situated in the glamorous Ligurian Riviera, the Santa Margherita Palace is within easy reach of many of the area's key sights, including nearby Portofino and the vibrant towns of the Cinque Terre.

The 26 rooms and suites at Santa Margherita Palace are decorated in a contemporary style, using a monochrome color palette which is found throughout the hotel. Many of the bathrooms are designed in a sleek black marble, while a selection of the rooms boast a private terrace.

Santa Margherita Palace's restaurant, Ristorante Francy, serves a delicious menu of Italian cuisine with a contemporary, international twist. Seasonal dishes are created using local produce and the menu changes regularly to ensure the freshest ingredients. Enjoy an aperitif or an after-dinner nightcap at the Lounge Bar, which has a range of delectable cocktails on offer.

Guests looking to unwind can soak up the sun in Santa Margherita Palace's garden, located to the front of the hotel, or visit the spa and wellness center, which has a variety of relaxing treatments available alongside the sauna, Turkish bath, emotional shower and gym.

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Santa Margherita Palace has 26 rooms and suites, designed in a contemporary style with black marble or Bisazza mosaic bathrooms and modern furnishings. Some rooms offer private terraces, making for the ideal place to relax.


Children are welcome at Santa Margherita Palace, however there are no specific childcare facilities.


Ristorante Francy serves classic Italian cuisine incorporating contemporary international influences. Each dish is created with seasonal, fresh ingredients and local produce.


The wellness area at Santa Margherita Palace boasts a sauna, Turkish bath and emotional shower alongside its range of rejuvenating treatments. Those looking to stay active can make full use of the hotel's gym.


  • Cinque Terre by private boat

    Explore Cinque Terre in style - by private gozzo boat. Climb aboard at Monterosso and cruise along the stunning coast, admiring the spectacular colors of this renowned collection of villages.

  • Gastronomic tour of Cinque Terre

    Discover the beauty and the flavors of the Cinque Terre as you explore this picturesque coastline with your private guide, tasting delicious local specialties in each of the charming pastel-colored villages.

  • Kayaking along the Italian Riviera

    Explore the beauty of the Italian Riviera from a brand new perspective - by kayak! With a range of itineraries to follow, you'll discover some of the area's most picturesque spots from the water.

  • Sunset cruise from Portofino

    For a truly special evening, enjoy a sunset cruise aboard a private gozzo boat, taking in the beautiful views of Portofino and enjoying an aperitivo as the sun dips behind the horizon.

  • Walking tour of Cinque Terre

    Explore the picturesque Cinque Terre on a walking tour with your private guide and discover the beautiful pastel-hued villages that are dotted along this scenic stretch of coastline.

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Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy

Santa Margherita Palace is located in the center of Santa Margherita Ligure, just moments from the beach.

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