Located in the seaside village of portofino, belmond hotel splendido and splendido mare are two separate buildings that share the same facilities and services. Belmond hotel splendido is perched on the hillside in four acres of romantic tropical gardens with splendid views of the ocean and the quaint scene that is portofino, dotted with luxury yachts in a turquoise sea. For guests who prefer to stay a little closer to the village, splendido mare is located right on the renowned piazzetta, in the vibrant heart of portofino with its famous pastel colored buildings lining the waterfront. With 16 rooms and suites, it shares most facilities with belmond hotel splendido and has wonderful views of the harbor and the castle of san giorgio. A regular scheduled shuttle service is available between belmond hotel splendido and splendido mare, or the distance can be covered with a leisurely 10 minute walk. Belmond hotel splendido is located 46 kilometers from genoa cristoforo colombo airport. A former 16th-century monastery and later a private villa, belmond hotel splendido has been receiving guests for over 100 years, a world of elegance and refinement where hospitality, privacy and service are second to none. Elegant and distinctive facilities include a swimming pool with panoramic sea and village views, fine dining indoors and al fresco, a full service wellness center, exercise room and two meeting rooms. Only minutes away on the waterfront is splendido mare, with 16 elegant rooms. Splendido mare has its own restaurant, but guests in both buildings are welcome to share all of the facilities and services offered by the main hotel. A wide range of unique and memorable recreational options can be organized, including private motorboat or sailboat charters, as well as golf at a nearby private club. Room service, concierge service and most business services are available 24 hours. Each spacious room has its own unique style, and is splendidly furnished with only the finest materials used in the design. Most rooms feature superb views over portofino and the mediterranean sea with either balconies or terraces. Rooms at both belmond hotel splendido and splendido mare include all of the finest amenities one would expect in a luxury hotel. Complimentary wireless internet access is available in all guestrooms and throughout public areas. Full american breakfast buffet is included with all published room rates.