Excelsior Palace Hotel

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  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery - Europe: Italy: Italian Riviera: Rapallo
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery - Europe: Italy: Italian Riviera: Rapallo
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery - Europe: Italy: Italian Riviera: Rapallo
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery - Europe: Italy: Italian Riviera: Rapallo
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery - Europe: Italy: Italian Riviera: Rapallo
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery - Europe: Italy: Italian Riviera: Rapallo
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery - Europe: Italy: Italian Riviera: Rapallo
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery - Europe: Italy: Italian Riviera: Rapallo
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel  Gallery - Europe: Italy: Italian Riviera: Rapallo
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Hotel Overview
  • Stunning locale
    Uniquely located with the Bay of Rapallo to the east and the Portofino Gulf to the west, this elegant hotel has been restored to its 19th-century glory.
  • Sea views
    The Excelsior Palace Hotel's 130 rooms have a warm color scheme and earth tones comprised of coral, blue, and sand; and most have views of the sea.
  • Luxury spa
    In addition to a health club with a pool, sauna and steam bath, the hotel offers personalized treatment at Beauty Farm Spa.
What to Expect:
  • The Excelsior Palace Hotel overlooks the Portofino Coast and the Bay of Rapallo, offering guests comfortable accommodations with spectacular views of the beautiful surroundings. Guests of the hotel will also enjoy spacious rooms, delicious dining options and on-site spa and fitness club.
Amenity Highlights:
  • For premium rest and relaxation in the sun, the hotel’s beach club offers guests a panoramic swimming pool with a private beach, 120 cabanas and sporting bar.

Location:

VIA S. MICHELE DI PAGANA 8
Rapallo, 16035
Italy

Region: 
  • Rapallo
  • Airport:

    Genoa Airport GOA
  • Excelsior Palace Hotel offers 130 guestrooms in a 7-story property. Guestrooms feature satellite television with pay movies. Business-friendly rooms are equipped with wireless Internet access and direct-dial phones. Bathrooms include bathrobes, bathroom phones, and bidets. Guestrooms provide minibars and slippers. Services include housekeeping and wake-up calls. Rollaway beds are also available.
  • Classic Double -

    Attractive and comfortable, with elegant furnishings that often recall the colors of the sea, these rooms are ideal for those who feel the need for comfort and luxury, but no great additional space. They are equipped with individually controlled heat and air conditioning, a well-stocked mini bar, bathtub and shower, hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers, telephone with a direct outside line, satellite TV, individual safe, and lock with electronic key. Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

  • Superior Double -

    Pretty rooms located in various points of the building, spacious and well-lighted, may offer a view of the open sea or a partial view of the Gulf. Some have a small external space - a balcony - while others, more spacious, are also suitable for accommodating three people. They are equipped with individually controlled heat and air conditioning, a well-stocked mini bar, bathtub and shower, hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers, telephone with a direct outside line, satellite TV, individual safe, and lock with electronic key. Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

  • Deluxe Double -

    Lovely rooms with balconies, all with a stunning view of the sea. The panorama: either the magnificent Gulf of Portofino or the lively Bay of Rapallo. They are equipped with individually controlled heat and air conditioning, a well-stocked mini bar, bathtub and shower, hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers, telephone with a direct outside line, satellite TV, individual safe, and lock with electronic key. Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

  • Exclusive Double -

    Rooms with balconies offering stunning views of the sea. They are equipped with individually controlled heat and air conditioning, a well-stocked mini bar, bathtub and shower, hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers, telephone with a direct outside line, satellite TV, individual safe, and lock with electronic key. Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.

  • Junior Suite -

    Junior Suites of the Excelsior Palace Hotel have a spacious bow window to afford guests a sweeping view over the sea and the Gulf of Portofino; their main characteristic is that there’s no separation between the large bedroom and the sitting room, carpet or parquet pavement, pastel colours. Most of the Junior Suites are connecting with either a Deluxe or a Superior Double Room.

  • Suite -

    All the luxurious Suites enjoy privileged positions with terraces or furnished balconies offering a lovely view of the Gulf of Portofino. The elegant decoration of the interiors varies from the blue tones of the sea to the green of Ligurian olive trees. All the Suites are very roomy, divided between a spacious bedroom and a bright living area.Most of the Suites are connecting with either a Deluxe or a Superior Double Room.

Room Amenities: 
  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Clock radio
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Jetted tub
  • Minibar
  • Multi-line phone
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Television
Property Amenities
  • From its hilltop perch above the Portofino Coast in the ancient fishing village of Rapallo, the Excelsior Palace Hotel commands sweeping views of the Bay of Rapallo to the east and the Gulf of Portofino to the west. The hotel attracted a high-society clientele when it opened as a casino in 1901, but shut down in the 1970s. Now totally renovated and restored, it greets guests in an expansive reception area with gleaming marble floors, white pillars, and floor-to-ceiling windows framing its famous views. The hotel has two restaurants, two bars, both indoor and outdoor pools, and a health and beauty spa housed in a 19th century villa.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Babysitting/Childcare
  • Banquet facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beauty services
  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Concierge desk
  • Conference room(s)
  • Currency exchange
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Event catering
  • Fax machine
  • Fitness equipment
  • Full-service health spa
  • Gift shop or newsstand
  • Health club
  • Internet access in public areas - high speed
  • Laundry service
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Massage - treatment room(s)
  • Meeting room(s) (small groups)
  • Multilingual staff
  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Parking (valet)
  • Private beach
  • Restaurant(s) in hotel
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe-deposit box - front desk
  • Sauna
  • Secretarial services
  • Self Parking
  • Spa services on site
  • Steam room
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tour assistance
  • Translation services
Number of floors: 
  • 7
Number of rooms: 
  • 130
Policies
  • Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
    Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.
    Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit is required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests made via this Web site cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • American Express
  • Diners Club
  • JCB International
  • MasterCard
  • Pets accepted
  • Visa
Check-in time: 
  • 2 PM
Check-out time: 
  • 12 PM
Dining
  • Lord Byron Restaurant
    Known for its traditional Italian cuisine, this restaurant with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooks the Gulf of Tigullio and Portofino coast.
  • Yachting Bar
    The intimate Yachting Bar offers aperitifs and light fare, and is open until late.
  • Eden Roc Restaurant
    Perched above the sea overlooking Portofino Bay, this seasonal restaurant near the outdoor pool features regional and Mediterranean dishes and an à la carte menu. Open from June to September.
  • Sporting Bar
    Adjacent to the hotel's swimming pool, the Sporting Bar serves lighter fare and drinks.
Recreation
  • The nearby Kursaal, a 19th century villa, houses the hotel's health club, featuring a fitness room, Finnish sauna, indoor swimming pool, steam bath, and sun beds. The adjacent Beauty Farm offers facials, massages and other body treatments.

    A private beach with an outdoor pool is situated between the hotel and the Kursaal, replete with umbrellas, sun beds, cabanas, and a restaurant and bar. The hotel is convenient to hiking and biking routes, and boat tours to Portofino, San Fruttuoso, Cinque Terre, and Genova are available. Nearby are tennis courts, horseback riding, and an 18-hole golf course, as well as wind surf, mountain bike, and scooter rental.

    The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Motor boating
  • Mountain biking
  • Playground
  • Rowing or canoeing
  • Tennis
  • Windsurfing
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