The Hotel

Delve into the heart of Portofino life

Splendido is one of the most enchanting hotels in Portofino. Gaze across the rugged coastline, enjoying prime position above the bay. Delve into the spirit of irresistible glamour at the finest of all Italy resorts as you embrace all that’s best about the Ligurian Riviera.

Experience Italian dining at its best. Start the day with an invigorating motorboat ride or a soak in the saltwater swimming pool. End it with a candlelit dinner and a starlight stroll through the lush flower gardens.

Discover The Legend


Angled view of the blue Baia Cannone, with boats lined along the headland, seen from a sunny table at La Terrazza restaurant.

Our View

From our prime location in the protected park of Portofino, the views of Tigullio and beyond embrace you.

Suspended in time among historic architecture, admire the sea views and verdant countryside that stretch out across terraces, balconies and patios, offering a contemplative haven of privacy.

harbour view from hotel

At a glance

  • DINING Two restaurants, cocktail bar
  • FEATURES Jardin des Rêves spa by Dior, heated outdoor pool, children's club and gym
  • ACTIVITIES Tennis court, watersports and boat excursions
  • LOCATION 45km from Genoa Airport, courtesy shuttle to the piazzetta

Crafting of Splendido

Behind the scenes of our hotel’s new chapter


Every step brings a new discovery


Swimming Pool

An Alfresco Oasis

Live like silver-screen royalty at our glamorous heated saltwater pool. Hemmed by lush gardens, it commands sensational views of the coast.

La Terrazza Restaurant and Bar

Lavish and Ligurian

Savour authentic Italian classics and Ligurian specialities, whether seated on the scenic terrace or in the elegant dining room.

Pool Grill Restaurant

Deeply Delicious

Unwind beside the pool and choose from the tempting buffet, or a perfectly crisped made-to-order pizza.

Jardin des Rêves

Dior Spa

Visit our verdant tiered flower gardens and discover our new wellness experience in collaboration with Dior.

Wellness Centre

Bodily Bliss

Relax and unwind in our indulgent spa. We offer a full range of massages, body treatments and beauty services.

Tennis Court

Perfect Your Serve

Our all-purpose courts boast a stunning hillside setting. Challenge your partner to a friendly game, or opt for a lesson with an English-speaking coach.

DaV Mare

Splendido Mare

Fresh, local and delicious: DaV Mare combines authentic recipes, local ingredients and modern culinary flair for a truly unique dining experience. The ideal accompaniment to Portofino's picturesque harbour views.

Gelateria San Giorgio

Splendido Mare

Sink into a sunny spot in the piazzetta as you indulge with a classic ice-cream cone or cooling Italian gelato.

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View of Portofino harbour from inside a gozzo boat, other boats bob nearby

Complimentary Shuttle Service

Whether staying at Splendido or 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.

Motorboat sailing towards a bay with a medieval stone church on the shore

Motor boat

There is a rich air of nautical adventure in Portofino that calls you out to conquer the waves. Our spacious and luxurious private motorboat, Chris-Craft Corsair 36, is the perfect choice for up to eight guests.

Available for excursions around the Gulf of Tigullio, it can be rented for half a day or a full day.

Entrance of a peach-coloured boutique, lined with pink rose flower beds


Our boutique offers superbly crafted clothing, accessories, jewellery and souvenirs for discerning customers. All of our products are hand-picked or exclusively designed for the hotel.

The signature collection features a beautiful and delicate wisteria pattern, inspired by the flowers that grow in our own gardens.