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Hidden Hills
Reviewed 10 July 2006

We just spent 3 weeks in Italy, and this hotel was my favorite. It was a perfect base for exploring the Cinque Terre, Italian Riviera, Pisa and Lucca. Portovenere isn't crazy touristy like the Cinque Terre towns. There is a ferry that services Portovenere and all the Cinque Terre towns that runs every hour. The hotel is peaceful and well-staffed...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 12 May 2006

The only reason for not giving this hotel a top score is that we wanted a room with a baclcony with seaview but only got the view. It was superb by the way, yacths in one window and the pool in the other. Be aware, this is a Italian town for Italians and the the amonut of Prada slippers by...

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 29 January 2006

We thoroughly enjoyed are stay at the Royal Sporting and Portovenere. The service was great. We traveled to several other cities and no other hotel could compare, staying at all 4+ star hotels. We used this as our base and traveled to Pisa, Florence, and Geneoa. We also enjoyed several days relaxing by the pool and taking in the Italian...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 31 May 2005

The Royal Sporting Hotel advertises itself as a 4-Star establishment. I'm not sure what rating system they're using, but it certainly isn't equivalent to any I'm used to. The rooms are on par with what you'd find in a 1 or 2 star roadside motel, only much smaller. The more expensive sea view rooms have a lovely view, but face...

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Reviewed 27 August 2003

Stayed here as a base to visit the Cinque Terre. The rooms were comfortable. Rooms include generous breakfast. Pool was a big plus, the kids can swim while the parents unwind. If you don't want the 10-15 minute walk there's a local bus to take boats to Lerici, Portofino or the Cinque Terre. Maitre d' was arrogant but the dinner...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Royal Sporting Hotel

Address: Via dell' Olivo, 345, 19025, Porto Venere, Italy
Region: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Porto Venere
Price Range: $200 - $447 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Sporting Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Royal Sporting Portovenere
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“Of course get a water view and patio!”
 of 5 bubbles patrickshann0n, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It's a generally quite location. Didn't hear anything. We were on the 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Sousou171, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with balcony if you want a sea view room”
 of 5 bubbles Daghef, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the sea”
 of 5 bubbles JoD80, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“ask for a higher room facing the beach for a great view of the bay”
 of 5 bubbles cynthiah226, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
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