Find the best place to stay — Portofino

Where to stay around Portofino?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 872 holiday lettings near Portofino. From 534 apartments to 161 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Portofino is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Portofino?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Portofino:

  • Nervi: 21 holiday homes
  • San Fruttuoso: 96 holiday homes
  • Prè: 209 holiday homes
  • Boccadasse: 16 holiday homes
  • San Vincenzo: 235 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Portofino?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Portofino. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Portofino Beach: 1,470 holiday lettings
  • Portofino Marina: 1,481 holiday lettings
  • Regional Natural Park of Portofino: 1,466 holiday lettings
  • Castello Brown: 1,483 holiday lettings
  • Abbey of Cervara (Abbazia della Cervara): 1,497 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Portofino listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Portofino?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 534 apartments in Portofino. Our other popular types of Portofino holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 161 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 93 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 18 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Portofino?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 143 holiday homes with pool available in Portofino. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Portofino, Italy Your Home Away From Home

    Located in the Liguria region of Italy, surrounded by beautiful ocean and cliffs, lies the peaceful village of Portofino. As part of the Italian Riviera, Portofino allows visitors to rest, relax and get away from everyday life in some of the most dramatic scenery to be found in Italy. A Portofino holiday is the ideal choice for all types of travellers and in particular those who enjoy learning more about the traditions and culture of Italy. A Portofino holiday rental apartment provides you with all of the amenities you would expect in a first-class hotel with the additional bonus of being able to relax in very peaceful and beautiful surroundings.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Portofino, Italy

    A Portofino holiday places an emphasis on just being able to relax and forget everyday life but there are opportunities for visitors to indulge in outdoor pursuits. Amongst the activities available in the village are cycling, walking, swimming, sailing, diving, surfing, water skiing and jet skiing. Indeed, if you are keen on diving then it is worth doing the activity to see the “Christ of the Abyss”, a statue that was submerged in 1954 as a way of protecting fishermen and divers from the power of the sea. Other sights worth seeing in the village include the 16th century Castello Brown and the Church of Saint George which houses some of the saint’s relics.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Portofino, Italy

    If you manage to tear yourself away from your comfortable Portofino holiday rental apartment then there are plenty of places worth visiting for the day in the immediate area. This includes the city of Genoa which is just under an hour’s drive away from the village. Amongst the attractions worth seeing on a visit to Genoa are The Palace of the Doges, St. Lawrence Cathedral and a house which is reputedly the birthplace of none other than Christopher Columbus.

    Weather in Portofino, Italy

    If you are now thinking of booking a wonderful Portofino holiday rental apartment then you will be privy to a fantastic Mediterranean climate. The warmest months of the year to have a Portofino holiday tend to be June, July and August when the daytime temperature can reach as much as 28°C. The cooler months of December and January see the temperature during the day fall to between 9°C and 16°C. The annual rainfall amount for the village is 27 inches with the wettest month tending to be October.

    Travel to Portofino, Italy

    Travellers on a Portofino holiday are likely to arrive at Genoa Airport (GOA) which is just under an hour’s journey away from the village. Airlines that offer cheap, regular flights to the area include Air France, Ryanair, British Airways and KLM. Passengers can depart the UK from several UK airports such as Birmingham (BHX), Heathrow (LHR), Liverpool (LPL), London Stansted (STN) and Edinburgh (EDI).

    Attractions in and around Portofino

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Portofino? Take the children and visit Aquarium of Genoa, Passeggiata di Anita Garibaldi and Parco Avventura Val di Vara. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Medieval Gates and Piazza de Ferrari, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Chiossone Museum of Oriental Art or National Ligurian Gallery at the Spinola Palace. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Paraggi Beach or experience the natural beauty of Regional Natural Park of Portofino and Portofino Regional Park. Want to take in a game or event? Get tickets for Luigi Ferraris Stadium. Activities around the area include Old Port, Portofino Marina and Marina di Santa Margherita. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Palazzo Ducale, Cattedrale di San Lorenzo or Santa Maria di Castello to your agenda.