Portofino and Santa Margherita Ligure

How to reach Portofino and Santa Margherita Ligure:

BY CAR: it is simple, you can comfortably take the A12 towards Genoa, in 10 minutes you reach the exit of Rapallo, from here follow the signs to Santa Margherita Ligure and Portofino. Well signposted, the road takes you right behind the famous "Piazzetta"; Here you will find a parking place where you can park.

In overcrowded periods, if the parking place is full, you can leave your car in Santa Margherita Ligure and then take the bus (Line 82)

Bus Schedule


From the hotel, taking the road of the village, turn right. Along the main Road, 10 minutes walk to the train station of Cavi Borgo, regional trains stop here and bring you in Santa Margherita Ligure.

Tickets can be purchased directly on the train.

Train Schedule

Once you arrive in Santa Margherita Ligure, just outside the station, you will find the bus terminal. The line 82 takes you directly in Portofino in 10 minutes.


For walkers: from Santa Margherita Ligure you can reach Portofino through a beautiful walk. The start is at the Disco the Covo di Nord Est (bottom) via a pedestrian walk along the whole coast up to the famous "Piazzetta". If you want to go in the green land of the promontory of Portofino, on the right you will see an indication that takes you on the hill path.


San Fruttuoso is reachable only by boat or by foot.

By boat: There is the line of Servizio Marittimo del Tigullio traveling directly from the port of Lavagna or Sestri levante (during the months from May to September) otherwise from October to March from Rapallo.


You can go by foot through the trails that start from:



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CHECK- IN: after 14.00 | CHECK- OUT: till 11.00
meals time LUNCH: 12.30-13.30 | DINNER: 19.30-20.30