You can take advantage of free parking for guests (which is a rarity in the town centres of the Le Cinque Terre), a garden and a communal sun terrace. At around 300 metres above sea level, the air can be a little more refreshing here than in the town centre.
The hotel is strategically located for excursions to the beautiful Le Cinque Terre National Park with just 2 ½ km down to Manarola. The bus runs approx. once an hour from here. Otherwise, you can visit the small community of Volastra with 110 inhabitants, located just 200 metres from the hotel where you will find a small grocery store and a restaurant Gli Ulivi.
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Upon entering the hotel, you will find a small reception and a bar serving ice cream and refreshments. There is a sofa and a fireplace where you can rest after perhaps enjoying one of the scenic walks in the area. There is also a breakfast room where a buffet is served in the mornings.
The seven double rooms have been named after the towns of Le Cinque Terre, namely:- Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola and Riomaggiore and the two nearby villages Volastra and Groppo) and are on the ground or 1st floor. They are spacious and feature a work desk, satellite TV, telephone, safety deposit box and a large bathroom with a toilet, hairdryer and a shower. They don't have sea views despite the proximity to the sea. Three of the rooms can accommodate an extra bed and one has room for two extra beds.