Portofino — Other
Portofino is, simply put, a dispenser of magic: its palette of blues, its pine and olive trees, its tiny harbour have turned this elegant destination into one of the most alluring destinations on the Italian Riviera and in the world.>
Rising high on the hill, overlooking Portofino's exquisite square and the harbour, Villa Corallo's unparalleled views of the gulf and enchanting retro-chic atmosphere make it the perfect vacation villa for all well-travelled Italy connoisseurs. A unique, marvellous combination: this villa is set on twelve acres of land high in the hills overlooking the coast, and yet just a few steps away from the "piazza", the square of Portofino. It has wonderful, wide-open views of the Tyrrhenian Sea and the night-lights of Portofino’s famous port; it offers total privacy and seclusion, and its strategic location puts guests a few minutes-walk to the centre of town, and its lovely variety of shops and restaurants.
Rising high on the hill overlooking Portofino's charming Piazza and the harbour, Villa Corallo's unparalleled views of the gulf and magical retro-chic atmosphere offer an ideal ambiance for well-travelled, pleasure-loving and elegant Italy connoisseurs.> The property provides a unique, marvellous combination: set on twelve acres of land, high in the hills overlooking the coast yet only steps away from the center of town it offers wonderful views of the Tyrrhenian Sea and lights of Portofino, total privacy and seclusion, and a nice variety of lively shops and restaurants just a scenic walk away.
Access to the property is incredibly non-traditional, yet fantastic: guests venture 200 meters (656 feet) into a tunnel bored into the sea rock of Portofino, then a lift (elevator) brings guests to the entrance gate, 80 meters (262 feet) up. A pathway through one impressive garden leads to the house built on three levels (approximately 60 stairs).
As befits a property of this stature the interiors are comfortably refined and exquisitely furnished. The first floor features the spacious master bedroom, a dining room and delightful light blue sitting room which leads to the terrace introduced by French doors.
The remaining four bedrooms are on the ground floor, which leads directly into the garden. Outdoors spaces include four different outdoor dining areas, one of which features a beautiful vine-covered gazebo on a plateau... a choice vantage point from which to marvel at the sea of Portofino! There is also a bar carved out from the rock of its natural surroundings and beautiful flowers and trees everywhere.
The property, due to its position, is not recommended for guests with walking difficulties of any sort. A porter service will take care of luggage on arrival and departure
The property offers 400 SQMT meters of living space, is 50 m (164 ft.) above sea level, features AC in almost all of the villa's rooms and Wi-Fi throughout, a swimming pool (not heated) with infinity edge
7 Bedrooms and 7 bathrooms, for a maximum of 10 guests • 1 Living room with fireplace and high ceilings with wood beams, adjacent to 1 main living room that opens onto the terrace (FF) • 1 Fully equipped kitchen (FF) • 1 equipped kitchenette for extra room • UNDERGROUND/GROTTO PARKING - Carport for 1 small/regular car (walk 200 meters inside a tunnel carved in the rock, then take an elevator which bring you to the villa estate entrance
Wi-Fi throughout • AC in most of bedrooms, ceiling fans in others • All bedrooms have ensuite or private bathrooms • Automatic gates • TV with SAT in living room • Gated • Laundry room (staff use only) and iron • Private parking spot for 1 regular/small car (no shuttle bus) with direct access to the lift
Included Services: Check-in & Check-out professional service; Remote Concierge & Emergency Service 24/7; Guest Travel Planning Service; Daily Pool towels change (Monday to Saturday); Bathroom towels changed twice a week; Change of bed linen once a week (Saturday); Daily cleaning from Monday to Saturday; Final cleaning; Local Cook and Governess (couple) service 6 days a week (breakfast, lunch and dinner service, ingredients not included, 8 hours shift maximum), Wednesday off •Included Staff: Maid service from Monday to Saturday 4 hours a day; Cook Service and Waiter Service every day (off Wednesday) •Utilities: Gas; Electricity, Water and Wi-Fi consumptions are all included
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