Hotel Splendido Mare is the little sister to the world renowned Hotel Splendido which is just 10 minutes walk away. It takes its name from the sea it overlooks on Portofino’s picturesque harbour-front. This small luxury choice has quickly developed a loyal following. Its many returning guests love its size and the chance to stay town-house style, right at the centre of Portofino life. Most of the 16 rooms and suites have a balcony overlooking the pretty, bustling harbour – the perfect vantage point for people watching. The famous Chuflay restaurant is well known for its regional dishes and delicious fresh fish. During the summer guests dine alfresco overlooking the Piazzetta – a great place for observing the ‘passagiata’ and all the comings and goings on sea as well as on land. Dinner tend to linger, absorbing the fantastic atmosphere. Live piano music is another draw in the evenings and of course, there’s always the after-dinner promenade under the stars. For sheer entertainment and a sense of stylish buzz, the Splendido Mare is hard to beat. Guests at this hotel enjoy complimentary use of all the facilities at the Splendido including priority dining, the outdoor pool, sauna, massage and gymnasium. A free shuttle bus runs between the two properties.
Unique experiences include romantic champagne sunset cruises aboard the hotel’s private boat and olive-oil tasting classes on the terrace. Down by the water, on the celebrated Piazzetta, is the intimate Belmond Splendido Mare. Chuflay Restaurant is the ultimate spot for enjoying all the action and is the place to experience Ligurian cuisine at its best.
A stay here embraces all that is best about the Ligurian Riviera: warm days by the pool, celebrated cuisine and magical views of the turquoise Mediterranean.
16 rooms and suites at Belmond Splendido Mare, with a restaurant and bar.
Features Wellness Centre, heated outdoor pool, children's club and gym.
Activities: Tennis court, watersports and boat excursions
Location 45km from Genoa Airport.
Our heated, saltwater pool is located amid lush gardens at Belmond Hotel Splendido. A backdrop of palm trees and spectacular views of the sea finish the scene.
Unwind on a sun-bed in one of the terraced gardens and soak up the scenery.
Width: from 8-10m
Depth: from 0.8-2m
The Fitness Centre at Belmond Hotel Splendido is equipped with all the latest exercise equipment, with hardwood floors throughout and sea views via a spectacular glass wall.
Open: 8am to 8pm daily
A qualified personal trainer, who can tailor an individual workout for you, is available to assist you in the Fitness Centre or outside, on the Mount of Portofino.
Set on a hillside next to Belmond Hotel Splendido, our all-weather tennis court is surrounded by luxuriant trees and plants. It guarantees total privacy while also offering beautiful views of the sea and hills.
A professional English-speaking tennis coach is available for individual and group lessons.
Open: 10am to 8pm daily, subject to additional fees
Spacious and luxurious, the hotel's private motorboat, Chris-Craft Corsair 36, can accommodate up to eight guests.
Available for excursions around the Gulf of Tigullio, it can be rented for half a day (from €1,400 + VAT) or a full day (from €2,200 + VAT).
Whether staying at Belmond Hotel Splendido or Belmond Splendido Mare, guests can enjoy the facilities of both hotels.
A complimentary shuttle service runs between both properties so that you can experience the best of both worlds.
Children’s Welcome Kit
Variety of family DVDs in room
Children’s slippers and bathrobe
Cribs and high chairs
Children’s menu in restaurants and room service, plus colouring sets to occupy them at the table
Children’s activities, from tennis lessons to art classes
Let our expert tutors entertain your little ones. From making mosaics to exhilarating scavenger hunts, children will be captivated. Relax knowing that they are receiving expert supervision while at play.
Share the luxury of Portofino with your four-legged friends. Take a special taxi to the dog beach, or arrange canine room service, grooming and even a dog’s massage.
Please be advised that dogs are not permitted in restaurants, bars and pool area. Please ensure that your pets are kept under control at all times and that they do not negatively impact on the experience of fellow guests.
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Please fill this form for individuals or for groups and you shall receive an answer written by a live person at Splendido Mare. This is the only way you can know exactly what room types are available for the dates you want, an the best possible rate, because you are dealing directly with the hotel. Bear in mind that websites set up to give an automatic answer, work with allocated quotas given by the hotel, therefore when it appears there are no rooms available for the date you want, this is not necessarily true. Plus they charge the hotel a commission which is normally around 20% of the room rate
Please fill this form for individuals or for groups and you shall receive an answer written by a live person at Splendido Mare. This is the only way you can know exactly what room types are available for the dates you want, an the best possible rate, because you are dealing directly with the hotel. Bear in mind that websites set up to give an automatic answer, work with allocated quotas given by the hotel, therefore when it appears there are no rooms available for the date you want, this is not necessarily true. Plus they charge the hotel a commission which is normally around 20% of the room rate.
Via Roma, 2 16034 Portofino − Italy
+39 0185 267 802
Fax: +39 0185 267 807
If you prefer to stay a little closer to the action, our sister hotel Belmond Splendido Mare stands beside the renowned Piazzetta, close to the lively quay.
COURTESY SHUTTLE BUS
A regular, scheduled shuttle service is available between Belmond Hotel Splendido and Splendido Mare (or take a leisurely, 10-minute walk). Comfortably seating seven, it operates as follows:
From 9pm to 1pm and 4pm to midnight, every 15 minutes (at 00, 15, 30 and 45 minutes past the hour).
From 1pm to 4pm, every 20 minutes (at 00, 20 and 40 minutes past the hour).
Please note that a more limited service operates in early spring and late autumn.
Genoa International Airport (GOA) is 37km (45 minutes) from Belmond Hotel Splendido and provides a wide range of international connections.
We are pleased to arrange private jet charters within Europe.
Motorway A12, exit Rapallo, then take the road to Santa Margherita and Portofino, a 20-minute drive.
Private parking and a garage are available to hotel guests. Advance reservation of a parking space is requested. Parking is also available in the main piazza.
From Milan, Florence and Rome, you can arrive at Rapallo (8km away) or Santa Margherita (5km away) railway stations and take a taxi to the hotel.
The hotel can arrange a private car and English-speaking driver to meet you at or return you to either the airport or railway station.
Whether planning a Portofino wedding or an Italian honeymoon, Belmond Hotel Splendido is a picture-perfect venue.
Set against a backdrop of beautiful countryside and the shimmering Mediterranean, this little corner of paradise is a romantic setting for an Italian Riviera wedding. Combine it with unique cuisine and impeccable service and you have an occasion no one will forget.
Our team of wedding experts will tailor the event to your needs. Whether you want a traditional ceremony, a party on a private boat or a blessing in the gardens. Alternatively, hire the whole hotel for the Ultimate Take Over.
The charming village of Portofino is a dream Honeymoon destination. No new buildings have been built since 1935, giving the area an old-world quality. Stroll through the village, admiring the pink and yellow buildings and exploring the artisan boutiques.
Enjoy a treatment together in the Wellness Centre before settling down to unforgettable cuisine in one of our restaurants. End the day with a cool cocktail before escaping to the sanctuary of your suite.
Our sister properties are also unrivalled honeymoon destinations in the most romantic country in the world.
Belmond Hotel Cipriani, Venice
Belmond Hotel Caruso, Ravello
Belmond Villa San Michele, Florence
Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, Taormina, Sicily
Belmond Villa Sant'Andrea, Taormina, Sicily
Conveniently located on the picturesque Italian Riviera, stage your celebration or business event at one of the best hotels in Portofino.
Belmond Hotel Splendido is a supremely stylish venue, boasting a well-appointed events room with capacity for up to 130 guests.
Flooded with natural daylight, the private room is ideal for banquets, cocktail parties, private parties and small working seminars. The latest communications and audio-visual presentation equipment is available upon request, and there is wireless internet throughout the hotel.
With its timeless sense of style, incomparable Italian cuisine and dedicated staff, Belmond Hotel Splendido has the perfect party venues for every group size.
With a private dining room seating 130, there is ample space to spoil your guests with a tailor-made menu of outstanding regional cuisine.
For a smaller number of guests, we can reserve a special table in the restaurant. Printed menus and floral arrangements are included in the price.
Ultimate Take Over
For the celebration of a lifetime, an unforgettable party or an exclusive corporate event, take over the entire hotel.
We can customise every aspect of your stay in complete privacy. Since all of our attention will be focussed on you and your guests, expect the ultimate in service.
Amaze your guests with our spectacular settings: belmond hotel splendido overlooks picture-perfect portofino and the turquoise waters of the tigullio gulf; belmond splendido mare sits at the heart of the vibrant piazzetta. let us enhance your celebration with delightful details, ranging from personalised menus to musical entertainment.
Choose one of our elegant venues and tailor our regional, seasonal menus to your tastes. we have private dining facilities seating up to 150 people. Reserve an exclusive room for your gathering, organise an unforgettable dinner by the pool or, for more intimate parties, book a table in the restaurant.
Ginepro Room: Banquet: 130. Area: 197m2
La Terraza Restaurant: Cocktail Reception: 180. Banquet: 150. Area 100m2
Pool Restaurant*: Cocktail Reception: 150. Banquet: 60. Area 90m2
Garden Foothpath : Cocktail Reception: 120.
Chuflay Restaurant and Terrace**: Cocktail Reception: 130 weather permiting. Banquet: 140. Area 185m2
** exclusive use of the hotel only
* available only for evening banquets, starting from 8.30pm.
Service by the pool is subject to a supplement.
Impress your guests with fun and enriching excursions. go kayaking in the gulf of portofino, enjoy tastings of ligurian produce in the verdant hills, or treat your loved one to a romantic, secluded dinner on the beach at san fruttuoso. we can help you arrange magical experiences to make your event truly unforgettable.
An idyllic setting for your tailor-made incentive.
Located in Portofino, one of the Italian Riviera’s most exclusive enclaves, Belmond Hotel Splendido and Belmond Splendido Mare offer idyllic locations for tailor-made activities. Set on a hillside, Belmond Hotel Splendido overlooks the beautiful Bay of Portofino, while Belmond Splendido Mare is next to the picturesque harbour. Choose from a wealth of leisure activities in the town, the marine park and surrounding countryside to ensure unforgettable experiences for your clients or employees.
Paddle through the quiet waters of Portofino Marine Park in the magical twilight, when the sea is calm and silent. Group size: max 6-8 people.
Picnic with a view
Enjoy gourmet walking-and-tasting tours in the hills around Portofino. Sample oil in the olive groves and wine in the vineyards while absorbing the breathtaking views out to sea. End the excursion with a picnic with typical focaccia. Group size: max 15 people.
Learn how to make traditional Ligurian pesto using an authentic recipe and discover how to recreate it in your own kitchen. Group size: min 6 people; max 15 people.
High Points of Genoa
This tour will take you to some of the most spectacular rooftops in Genoa. Group size: Unlimited.
From aqua adventures to historical exploration, stay at Belmond Hotel Splendido and find endless things to do in Portofino.
Visit the Aquarium of Genoa, one of the largest in Europe, and take part in an activity exclusively for guests of Belmond Hotel Splendido.
Feed the penguins, meet the dolphins or book a private Ligurian brunch in front of the shark or dolphin tank.
Join us for a gourmet tasting tour while strolling the hills around the hotel.
Sample oil from the olive groves. Stop for a picnic of freshly-baked focaccia, homemade lemonade and locally-grown produce accompanied by splendid views.
From beginners to experienced divers, explore the unforgettable Portofino Protected Marine Area with our Scuba Diving programme.
Photographers will love the Underwater Photography programme. An advanced course is run by professional underwater photographer and freelance journalist Adriano Penco.
Explore Genoa from a different perspective.
Go up to the rooftops and admire the panorama from up high. Back on the ground, an expert guide will take you to the secret corners of the city to visit ancient shops and lesser-known museums.
Set off on a Portofino cycling tour through Liguria’s stunning landscapes, led by a professional guide.
We’ll help you create the perfect itinerary. Cycle up and over Mount Portofino, or race along beside the sea.
Discover the rarely seen boutiques and workshops of Genoa.
Relax in a historic barber shop, learn how soap is made and taste the best sweets in town.
Celebrate your romance in an unforgettable way. Hop aboard the hotel’s private boat and head to beautiful San Fruttuoso Bay, only accessible by boat or footpath.
A secluded table for two awaits on the beach, where you will enjoy local specialities beneath the starry skies.
Our Cinque Terre tours take in the famous UNESCO World Heritage Site, one of Italy’s most precious treasures.
Five picturesque villages—Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore—are linked by a coastal path that winds vineyards, white-sand beaches, and rocky seascapes.
Explore the wonders of the Riviera aboard a kayak with our suggested itineraries.
Journey to Portofino’s lighthouse by night. Paddle to Olivetta, walking to the lighthouse for an aperitif. Or kayak along the coast and discover an authentic 18th century Ligurian mill, where you can enjoy a mouth-watering lunch.
Experience a day in the life of a fisherman on the “Castel Dragone” boat. Enjoy breakfast on board, followed by a demonstration of local fishing techniques.
Dive into the waters of the famous “Blue Mile”, lunch on your catch, then head to the tiny Fishing Museum in Punta Chiappa.
For the ultimate in seafaring comfort, embark on an adventure aboard a sleek motor yacht, complete with crew. Choose between:
A 62ft motor yacht (max 8 persons + 2 crew)
A 79ft motor yacht (max 10 persons + 2 crew)
Sip an apéritif in Portofino Bay as the sun goes down on a private cruise. Depart from Portofino at 5:30pm on a motor yacht. Enjoy canapés and a bottle of champagne on board, returning to port at around 7pm.
Maximum party of four, price on request.
Leisure activity — Kayak along the Riviera
Paddle through the quiet waters of Portofino Marine Park in the magical twilight, when the sea is calm and silent. The evening begins on Niasca beach, a 10-minute walk from the hotel, where the guide demonstrates the basics of kayaking.
By torchlight guests navigate their way into Paraggi’s tranquil turquoise bay. Added illumination comes from the beam of Portofino’s lighthouse. A night swim under the stars can be enjoyed before the paddle back to Niasca.
Group size: max 6-8 people
Enogastronomic activity — Cooking classes
Learn how to make traditional Ligurian pesto using an authentic recipe and discover how to recreate it in your own kitchen. Fresh basil, pine nuts, parmesan, olive oil, garlic and the helping hand of Chef Roberto Villa are all you need for this fun activity. After preparing the sauce you will be able to try it with pasta in the popular local dish, trofie al pesto.
Group size: min 6 people; max 15 people
Enogastronomic activity — Tasting tour around Portofino
Enjoy gourmet walking-and-tasting tours in the hills around Portofino, sampling oil in the olive groves and wine in the vineyards while absorbing the breathtaking views out to sea.
Climb up to the Fondaco, on the Mount of Portofino, for a guided tour of the olive groves and botanic gardens overlooking the gulf before feasting on mouthwatering apéritifs. Or why not request a bespoke picnic to enjoy with your group—the hotel will handpick a delicious selection of locally produced Ligurian delicacies, such as focaccia, Taggiasca olives, smoked fish and homemade lemonade.
Group size: max 15 people
Cultural activity — Discover Genoa
This tour will take you to some of the most spectacular rooftops in Genoa. The buildings in the UNESCO-protected city are built so close together it almost looks as if their roofs are touching, or even leaning on each other for support. Your itinerary will include a visit to the dramatic terrace of Palazzo Rosso, which is normally closed to the public, and the roof of the Galata Sea Museum, which affords uninterrupted views of he fortressed city.
You will also ride on Montegalletto’s Elevator, a remarkable lift that starts off horizontal and then turns vertical for the rest of the extraordinary trip.
Group size: Unlimited
7 nights: Italy and Mallorca
Stay for seven nights in two or more of our hotels in Italy and Mallorca and look forward to the journey of your dreams.
Wherever you stay, our concierge can offer expert advice on unforgettable, unique excursions.
Imagine the bliss: seven nights divided among the most arresting destinations in Italy and Mallorca — chosen by you.
Enjoy total flexibility for one flat rate, guaranteed in Euros. Start planning the journey of your dreams now!
Design your own Grand Tour itinerary, choosing where and when to go and how long to spend in each location. Three nights of art and beauty in Florence and four on the majestic Amalfi Coast; two nights of Venetian drama followed by a spell of magical relaxation in Mallorca, or even one indulgent night in each of our magnificent hotels: it’s completely up to you.
Add Inspiring Activities to your Grand Tour Package
Italy and Mallorca Discover a wealth of exhilarating new experiences in and around our hotels in 2017
Watch the sun set from a disappearing island in the lagoon. Enjoy a private boat trip to a remote island and then relax, sipping cocktails as the water laps over your feet.
Street art is changing the face of Florence. Explore fun and thoughtprovoking works on a guided tour with one of the city’s leading exponents.
Board an elegant yacht and sail along the Ligurian coast to the beautiful Cinque Terre, where fascinating local wineries await discovery.
Explore the Amalfi Coast in iconic Dolce Vita style. Glide along the serpentine roads to Furore, an enchanting village with plunging vineyards and a stunning fjord.
Take the wheel of a classic sports car and discover the delights of Sicily, from famous movie locations to sumptuous baroque towns.
Board a Sicilian boat for a cruise into the dazzling Blue Grotto before enjoying a romantic dinner by the water, accompanied by opera singers.
Joan Miró’s love for Mallorca is reflected in the work he created on the island. Indulge in afternoon tea surrounded by 33 of his original paintings in the hotel’s Café Miró.
These are just some of the many activities available
MARCH, APRIL, OCTOBER, NOVEMBER:
7 nights in a Double Room at €4,130 + tax per couple
7 nights in a Junior Suite at €6,930 + tax per couple
Extra nights available at €590 + tax per couple (Double Room) or €990 + tax per couple (Junior Suite)
FROM MAY TO SEPTEMBER:
7 nights in a Double Room at €5,810 + tax per couple
7 nights in a Junior Suite at €10,150 + tax per couple
Extra nights available at €830 + tax per couple (Double Room) or €1,450 + tax per couple (Junior Suite)
Rates include full American breakfast and best available room upon arrival.
Rates do not include 10% VAT, city tax, activities during your stay and transportation between the different hotels. Blackout dates: Belmond Hotel Splendido, Belmond Hotel Caruso, Belmond La Residencia; July and August.
Belmond Hotel Cipriani; May 8-14, June and September.
Terms and Conditions
Minimum 7 nights in at least 2 properties from a choice of: Belmond Hotel Cipriani, Belmond Villa San Michele, Belmond Hotel Splendido, Belmond Hotel Caruso, Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, Belmond Villa Sant’Andrea, Belmond La Residencia.
A complete itinerary (dates and hotels) is requested at time of reservation, subject to availability.
Stays at various hotels can also be non-consecutive (last arrival to take place within 30 days of first arrival).
Payment upon check-out from each property. No deposit required.
Cancellations between 13-7 days prior to arrival will be forfeited at 50% of the value of the cancelled rooms. Within a 6-day period forfeit is 100%.
All conditions and rates are subject to change without notice.
With a reputation for excellence among Italian resorts, our Wellness Centre has been created with harmony in mind.
Discover true serenity at the most picture-perfect Portofino spa. Pleasure-seeking guests will love our luxurious facials and body treatments.
Relax in the elegant, indoor treatment rooms. Or head outside and unwind in the sauna, nestled in the shade of the lush garden.
Choose between a wide range of massages, treatments and relaxing rituals. Our expert therapists use products from MEI and Oway.
Open from 10am to 8pm
Hairdresser closed on Sundays
Escape your daily routine and enjoy total rejuvenation.
Daily breakfast buffet
Two meals at the hotel’s restaurants
€300 spa credit per room, per stay
Imagine stretching out in the shade of a lemon tree in one of the most picturesque spa resorts in Italy...
Peruse the spa menu below, hover over the treatment to view a description and book your treatment in advance.
To view our full spa menu and price list, view the Spa Brochure
Anti Age Facial
50 minutesEUR 155
The MEI anti age ritual restores your skin’s tone, luminosity and firmness. See immediate results thanks to rich antioxidants and the extraordinary tamanu oil anti-wrinkle treatments The ritual also includes aromatherapy and a scalp massage. After, unwind while sipping wellness tea.
50 minutesEUR 200
The MEI lifting ritual leaves skin feeling rejuvenated and glowing, while promoting a general sense of wellbeing. We use expert techniques with Podostrigiles®, utilising plant extracts, colloidal silver and essential oils. The ritual ends with the application of the solid sandalwood perfume and lime oils.
MEI Facial Ritual for Men
50 minutesEUR 140
The perfect facial ritual for the modern-day man. The MEI phytocosmetics base is adapted to the characteristics of men’s skin, promoting elasticity, brightness and freshness.
50 minutesEUR 160
This rejuvenating facial provides a sense of wellbeing that benefits the entire body. Silica is enhanced by argan oil to oxygenate the skin, leaving it firm and luminous. The ritual also includes aromatherapy and a scalp massage. After, unwind by sipping a special MEI Spa tea infusion tea.
25 minutesEUR 90
Persian rose essential oil is the highlight of this scrub, tonic and cream, applied with expert massage and manipulation. The ritual also includes aromatherapy and scalp massage. After, unwind by sipping a special MEI Spa tea infusion tea.
Mediterranean Body Treatment
50 minutesEUR 155
The Mediterranean’s finest ingredients are used to relax and rebalance the body. Start with a detoxifying scrub crafted from Italian green clay. Then enjoy a massage with pure orange and lemon essential oils. The ritual also includes aromatherapy and a scalp massage and finishes with a relaxing MEI Spa peach tea.
Tree of Life
50 minutesEUR 155
This treatment, using the Podostrigiles® patented massage tool, gently stimulates lymph flow to cleanse the body and restore energy. It’s enhanced by warm Italian green clay, three types of algae and eight essential oils extracted from wild plants. The ritual also includes aromatherapy and a scalp massage, and ends with a MEI Spa herbal tea.
80 minutesEUR 240
A full body massage designed to ease tension, soothe stress and induce a sense of wellbeing.
40 minutesEUR 172
By using gentle thumb and finger pressure on the reflex points of the feet, reflexology encourages the body to restore its own healthy balance.
50 minutesEUR 200
A harmonising massage that employs essential oils to enhance physical, emotional and mental wellbeing. Tension melts away, leaving you blissfully relaxed.
Aromatherapy Massage for Couples
50 minutesEUR 350
A harmonising massage that employs essential oils to enhance physical, emotional and mental wellbeing. Tension melts away, leaving you blissfully relaxed.
Garden Massage Supplement per person
For an extra supplement, you can enjoy your massage in our enchanting gardens.
Manicure 45 minutesEUR 62
Pedicure 50 minutesEUR 85
Shampoo & Style short hair 30 minutes EUR 75
Shampoo & Style medium/long hair 45 minutes EUR 80
Evening Make up 45 minutes EUR 95
Mother & Daughter Beauty Package
150 minutesEUR 560
Enjoy a day of spa pampering together, including facial, manicure and pedicure. Price shown is per couple.
50 minutesEUR 170
Expert antenatal techniques are used to relieve stress, alleviate backaches and reduce water retention. A nourishing body oil, enriched with Persian rose, soothes even the most delicate skin. Pillows and bolsters make the treatment safe and comfortable for all expectant mothers after their first trimester.
Meiman Face & Body Ritual for Men
110 minutes EUR 280
A treatment designed to tone the body and leave your skin glowing. Starting from the feet upwards, it combines eight different natural products including sea salt, ginseng and peppermint. A rich, detoxifying exfoliation is followed by a massage using stress-relieving essential oils, and ends with an anti-ageing facial treatment.
Ánemos Botanical Ritual
50 minutesEUR 155
Lose yourself to the fragrance of a Mediterranean coastline. This complete ritual uses balms, soaps, candles and warm oils to help you find peace, as well as an ancient extraction technique known as enfleurage.
Chuflay Restaurant conjures up the glamour of decades past.
Dine inside, or take a seat on the open-air terrace bordering the bustling Piazzetta.
The sophisticated charm of the restaurant has attracted famous guests such as James Cameron, Ronald Howard and Rod Stewart.
Menu: authentic Italian specialities.
Service hours: breakfast 7:30am-11am;
Lunch: 12:30 - 3:30pm
Dinner: 7:30 - 11:30pm
Tel. +39 0185 2678 501
Capacity: 40 people outside, 50 people inside.
Guests are kindly asked to adhere to a smart, chic dress code. Shorts and t-shirts are not permitted.
Escape Portofino’s captivating harbourside for a cool aperitif and appetising snacks at Belmond Splendido Mare’s Chuflay Bar.
Next to Chuflay Restaurant. Gentle piano music fills the air each evening until midnight.
Entertainment: piano music every night, 8pm-midnight.
Service hours: 10am-1am.