Excelsior Palace Portofino Coast

  • Location: Riviera Ligure, Italy
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The Hotel

The Excelsior Palace is situated on the cliffs overlooking the blue sea of the Portofino Coast in Rapallo. The views of the hotel are really special, particularly from the sea, given the enviable position of the hotel, just six kilometers from Portofino. It is surrounded by the sea on three sides and by the luxuriant vegetation on the hills behind. The Excelsior, as its Guests affectionately call it, has been restored to its refined and elegant life, which follows the slow and lazy evolution of the historical and aristocratic bathing seasons of the entire Portofino Coast. The hotels Beach Club, offers a lovely well equipped beach, two panoramic swimming pools, a floating pool, sun beds, beach umbrellas and beach huts, and a gazebo for outdoor massages. The Eden Roc Lounge & Restaurant sits right on the cliff edge and the elegant poolside Sporting Bar for your relaxation. The atmosphere at the Excelsior Palace and its belonging to this part of the Ligurian Coast, express themselves also in the high quality cuisine offered. The Executive Chef presents the exquisite recipes of the best Italian regional cuisine, with a special attention to the local Ligurian ones. The Grande Carte follows the seasons to bring you the first choice novelties of the moment and the daily menu offers new and different dishes. The Lord Byron, the hotel’s main restaurant, is warm and welcoming with an incomparable view over the Portofino Coast and an efficient, courteous service. So whether it’s during a well deserved holiday or a very special occasion, the Excelsior has just the right dish and the right atmosphere if you want to give yourselves a moment of “grande cucina”.


Climate control
Mini bar
Hair dryer
Direct dial telephone
Satellite TV

Additional Info

2 Restaurants
2 Bars
Congress Centre
Health & Fitness Club
Private Beach Club
Swimming pools
2 Jacuzzis
Room service
Laundry service
Free Wi-Fi throughout


The Excelsior Palace is located in Rapallo, in the heart of the Tigullio Gulf and in front of the Portofino Bay, close to the “Porto Carlo Riva” marina. The hotel is conveniently situated only 500 meters from the city center and the local Railway Station.


Due to the great fluctuation of the euro currency, prices for all of our services will be quoted upon request. This policy enables us to provide you, the traveler, with the most competitive quotes consistent with actual currency exchange. We invite you to browse through our website to select the travel style that meets your needs, our travel planners are only a call/email away ready to provide any assistance in designing your itinerary.

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