Stay in luxury that’s enticed Elizabeth Taylor and Winston Churchill
Food & wine | Natural world | Summer
At the Belmond Hotel Splendido, you’re presented with a tricky choice. To stay in a converted 500-year-old convent in the hills or down by the glistening waters of the Italian Riviera, among the multicoloured beauty of Portofino. However, whichever you choose, you’ll be treated to gourmet dining, stylish accommodation and spa luxuries. What’s more, they’re both linked by a complimentary shuttle. What’s more, the two properties are connected by a complimentary shuttle.
In Italy, dining is always a highlight. And, Belmond Hotel Splendido is no exception, with a spread of venues on offer. Perhaps pair spectacular hilltop views with superb seafood at La Terrazza, lose yourself in the quieter charms of the piazza-side Chuflay Restaurant, or simply enjoy a bite to eat poolside. There’s also a renowned gelateria and an excellent cocktail bar to cap it all off.
The accommodation is similarly varied, with views ranging from pretty garden overlooks to sweeping appraisals of the Mediterranean and Portofino village. However, each room shares a love of Italian design and fine marble fixings, with many also featuring balconies and frescoes by local painters. Pastel hues, hardwood floors and sumptuous fabrics only add to the sense of style. Look to the suites for the best in luxury experience; nothing beats a nightcap on your private terrace as the Italian Riviera sprawls out beneath you.
Once you’ve finished exploring the privileged setting on cruises and walks, you’ll return to an appropriately luxurious spread of facilities. Unwind on the sun-beds by the pool, take a stroll through the lush gardens or treat yourself to a massage in the spa or al fresco among scented flowers and with unparalleled views of Portofino bay. Otherwise, there’s plenty of opportunity to combat any gastronomic excess with the sea-view fitness room and hillside tennis court. Lastly, there’s even a kids’ club to keep the little ones entertained.
Any element of this accommodation can be adjusted to suit your needs. Just contact us to find out more.
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