Things to see and do - Portovenere
Portovenere Travel guide
Portovenere : Michelin's recommendations
This small, somewhat austere-looking town in the Liguria region is dominated by a 12C-16C citadel and is well worth a visit. Some of its houses date back as far as the 12C and were in fact fortified by the Genoese. Admire the fine view from the terrace of the church of San Pietro overlooking the Gulf of La Spezia and the Cinque Terre region.
Via Olivo 345 I - 19025 Portovenere
The seafront Royal Sporting Hotel is set in a quiet area overlooking the marvellous scenery of the Poets' Gulf in Portovenere. It offers a panoramic restaurant, a sea-water swimming pool, and a tennis court. It has fully equipped rooms with air cond..
Piazza Bastreri 8 I - 19025 Portovenere
Boasting an ideal location at the heart of Portovenere and just a few steps from the beach, Hotel Genio features a private garden, bar and terrace. It offers free WiFi in public areas and free parking nearby. With a balcony and sea views, rooms at t..
Via Garibaldi 5 I - 19025 Portovenere
Set on Portovenere's seafront, this hotel features a terrace overlooking the small port and Palmaria Island. Set in a 17th-century monastery, it is a few steps from the town centre. The air-conditioned rooms include free WiFi, satellite TV and minib..
via lungomare Est 111 I - 19025 LE GRAZIE
calata Doria 9 I - 19025 PORTOVENERE
A stone's throw from the sea, this long-established, family-run trattoria has been handed down from father to son. Fish takes pride of place on the menu, served in simple, authentic dishes that allow the quality of the cuisine to shine through.
sull'isola Palmaria, via Cavour 4 I - 19025 PORTOVENERE
A private boat shuttle will carry you to the Palmaria island where you can enjoy the delights of fresh fish and a restful stay immersed in the quiet of nature.