Hotels and Farmhouses
The culture of hospitality has always been a distinctive feature of the Val di Vara and the Riviera where in every village there is an inn ready to host the tourist or the seasonal worker or the merchant or simply friends of the friends of the Festival.
Agriturismo Ca du Chittu
Isolato Camporione, 25 – Carro
Tel. 0187-861205 – Mob. 335-8037376
Located 400 meters above sea level, a 30-minute drive from the beautiful Cinque Terre, the farm offers the visitor the opportunity to enjoy the suggestive atmosphere of the Ligurian hinterland.
Agriturismo Il filo di paglia
Via S. Nicolò, 11
Località Pavareto – Carro
via G. Leopardi 10 – Castle of Carro
Tel. 0187 861119
Cozy and hospitable hotel surrounded by nature, with a garden where you can relax or enjoy the sun, located at the entrance to Castello di Carro. Well-kept rooms and rich Italian breakfast.
Via Cornio 6 Carro (SP) 19012
Tel. 338 3141401 | 347 7517751
Its splendid position, isolated in the midst of fifteen hectares of uncontaminated wood, allows it to remain immersed in a delightful silence, away from any possible source of noise or atmospheric pollution.
viale XXV Aprile, 60
Località Ca’ di Scabello – Ameglia
Between Liguria and Tuscany, in the ancient Marinella estate, designed by Vico Magistretti in the seventies, in a refined and contemporary quiet.
Agriturismo La scortica
via Marco Federici, 25 – Beverino
Hotel Paese Daniela
via San Maurizio, 20 – Bracelli di Beverino
It is a pleasant inn immersed in the greenery of the Bracelli di Beverino area, one step away from the Cinque Terre National Park, with its enchanting crystalline waters renowned all over the world.
Hotel Locanda La Campana d’Oro
via Cafaggio, 1 – Corvara di Beverino
The inn offers its guests the typical quiet of the best inns and hotels of the good old days enriched by the comforts of contemporaneity.
Hotel Paese Corvara
piazza Ildebrando, 9 – Corvara di Beverino
In 1212 the seat of the government was located in front of the church of Corvara, a tiny village. In the restoration work of the house, which over time became private, an attempt was made to maintain some peculiar characteristics such as the small niches where candles, lamps or the Bible were once placed, and the slate shelves, while in the room of access, emphasis was placed on the stone wall.
Le mie ciliegie B&B
via Fiume, 7 – Ceparana di Bolano
Tel: 348-4159509 – Mob. 348-4159509
A characteristic Ligurian farmhouse that still retains the old farmyard.
Resort La Francesca
Località La Francesca, 19011 Bonassola
Central Reservations Office: Via San Marco 24, 20121 Milano
tel. (+39) 02.6575639, fax (+39) 02.6599301
For information: Monday-Friday 9-13 / 14-18
BORGHETTO DI VARA
La Lanterna delle Fate, B&B
piazza Umberto I, 10 – Borghetto di Vara
The recently renovated restaurant is in the historic center of the town that surrounds it and feeds that touch of magic that gives an atmosphere of other times.
Albergo dei Tigli
via San Lazaro, 23 – Brugnato
Pine forests, woods and meadows surround the family-run hotel that offers typically Ligurian cuisine.
Agriturismo Il Casale del Ben-Essere
Località Bozzolo – Brugnato
Tastefully furnished respecting the local tradition, between hills and vineyards, it offers regional cuisine in the evening.
CALICE AL CORNOVIGLIO
Agriturismo della Barcareccia
Località Borra di Cuccaro – Brugnato
At 800 meters above sea level, in a context of meadows and clearings, is the Barcareccia farmhouse. This name derives from an ancient communication path between mountains and sea (it was once used for the transport of timber) which passes right in front of the farm. From here you can enjoy the view of the surrounding valleys and, on clear days, of the Ligurian-Tuscan coast. The building is typically rural, surrounded by about six hectares of land, used for grazing and various crops. On the farm there is a riding school with five horses, for walks or riding lessons followed by qualified personnel.
Albergo al Ponte Antico
via Aurelia, 58 – Carrodano
Tel. 0187-89300 – Mob. 328-3896243
900 meters from the A12 Levanto-Carrodano motorway exit, the building, recently renovated with respect for tradition, offers spacious rooms and environments and furnishings in full harmony with the ancient internal structures.
Antica Locanda Luigina
via Aurelia, 182 – Mattarana di Carrodano
On the hills of the Ligurian Apennines, in the heart of the Val di Vara, a characteristic structure with a consolidated tradition.
Agriturismo Terrazza sul Golfo
via Coregna, 25 – La Spezia
Europa Grand Hotel
via Carpanini, 1 – Lerici
Tel. 0187-967800 Numero Verde: 800-415117
3 stars. Among the olive groves of the Maralunga hill with a splendid view of the Gulf of Poets.
Hotel del Lido
via Biaggini, 24 – Lerici
Tel. 02-9148348 – 02-91483082
4 stars with Spa. Very interesting complex of very recent construction, with a large wellness center, a few meters from the sea and on the edge of the pedestrian area.
Località Amandola, 14 – Levanto
Tel. 0187/801354 – Mob. +3284568158
Amandola, a seventeenth-century villa immersed in the green of olive trees and vineyards, surrounded by a garden with a view of the Gulf of Levanto away from noise and traffic, is a wonderful proposal for a stay of absolute relaxation in the magical atmosphere of the ancient and elegant villa of countryside.
Albergo Al Terra di Mare
Località Gallona – Levanto
4 stars. The building, which uses state-of-the-art technologies while respecting the environment, is conceived as a village, with large common areas, a small square and streets, with a beautiful swimming pool in the green, and is located on the Levanto hill, a few minutes from the sea.
via Fabio Banducci, 2 – Chiama di Maissana
Immersed in unspoiled nature, with an enchanting view of the entire Alta Val di Vara, the ancient house, just renovated and on two floors, maintains the Ligurian rustic style intact and is elegantly furnished with antiques.
La Meridiana B&B
via Piazzale, 27/B – Frazione Casale – Pignone
It is an ancient building, just renovated with great taste and refinement, in full respect of the local tradition.
Il Cigno Ligustico B&B
via Raffaele Bellani, 10/A – Pignone
Cigno Ligustico is located in an ancient three-storey building and has three rooms, with the characteristic names of Orsa Maggiore, Orione and Cassiopea, the main constellations of the ancient Ligurian cult.
Grand Hotel Portovenere
via Garibaldi, 5 – Portovenere
4 stars with Spa. The ancient convent of 1200 faces the Palmaria island, 15 meters from the sea of Portovenere, which have been recognized as a World Heritage Site.
RICCO’ DEL GOLFO
Albergo Le Rondini
via Aurelia, 3 – Riccò del Golfo
In the village a few kilometers from La Spezia, a cozy and quiet hotel (with bar, pizzeria and restaurant services) just a few kilometers from the sea.
Agriturismo La Debbia
Località La Debbia di Molino Rotato – Rocchetta Vara
Inserted in 40 hectares and surrounded by chestnut and holm oak woods, the company raises horses, donkeys, cattle, pigs, buffaloes. Direct sale of products.
via Roma, 52 -Sesta Godano
Family-run, with a well-established traditional bar and restaurant in the town center.
via Garibaldi, 80 – Varese Ligure
With garden and parking in the center of the village, a structure with a consolidated tradition.
Agriturismo Il Pruno Selvatico
Località Groppo Marzo, 70/C – Varese Ligure
Tel. 0187-842382 – Mob. 334 338 9691
The Pruno Selvatico winery is located 5 km from Varese Ligure on the state road to Cento Croci, overlooking the valley below and the Ligurian Apennines in a panoramic position.
Alle Mimose B&B
via Borrotzu, 6 – Località Prati – Varese Ligure
Not far from the Gulf of Lerici, in the quiet of olive trees and mimosas, is the house that offers its guests three double bedrooms with bathroom, furnished with care, and a tavern with fireplace and library.
Hotel – Relais Al Convento
piazza Regina Margherita, 1 – Varese Ligure
The hotel, before the redevelopment that brought it back to its ancient splendor, was used as a convent of the adjacent Church of S. Maria Assunta and Sebastiano, which over the centuries has hosted nobles, merchants and pilgrims who stopped there along the ancient via Francigena.
The neighboring provinces of Massa Carrara and Genoa
La Pulce Dorata B&B
via Eugenio Branchi, 8 – Mulazzo
It is one of the few structures built entirely in the Lunigiana stone tradition, at the foot of the remains of the Castle and the ancient fortress, known as the Dante’s Tower.
via Vittorio Veneto, 2 – Sestri Levante
4 stars. Completely renovated period hotel of great tradition, on the enchanting Baia delle Favole, with a panoramic swimming pool and bar on the top floor and a partner beach establishment.
Grand Hotel Villa Balbi
viale Rimembranza, 1 – Sestri Levante
Four stars. The historic and splendid seventeenth-century residence of the Brignole doge family, later inherited by the Balbi family, immersed in a hectare of park a few meters from the sea. You can use a bathhouse.