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La Torre

Location, location, location! Hold onto your hat, as this is a once in a lifetime experience. You now have the opportunity to look down on Dolce and Gabbana who have a summer house below the tower and the crashing waves and mega yachts go with this tower. Two brothers, English by birth and lovers of the Italian coast, at the end of the nineteenth century, built large summer places on top of the same hill as this tower. Just to spoil the view, an eccentric friend of theirs, English also, built this tower in the valley in between. The eccentric English are gone now but the story goes on. No children under 12 years old permitted.

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Price Range Per Week:
€3,500 to €5,200


  • Region:
  • Liguria
  • Setting:
  • Country
  • Type:
  • Villa
  • Bedrooms:
  • 4
  • Sleeps:
  • 6
  • Bathrooms
  • 3
  • Nearest City Center:
  • Santa Marghereta
  • Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Blender
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Indoor Features
  • Elevator
  • Air Conditioning / Heating
  • Washing Machine
  • WiFi
  • Outdoor Features:
  • Private Lake / Beach Access
  • Garden
  • Outside Dining
  • Terrace / Balcony
  • Near By:
  • Shopping
  • Dining
  • Museums
  • Theater
  • Agri-Turismo
  • Historic Landmarks
  • Public Transportation
  • Lake / Water Access
  • Biking
  • Food / Cultural Touring
  • Vineyards / Wineries
  • Religious Sites
  • Spa

  • Beds and Baths 
    • Bedroom 1 = queen bed with adjacent bathroom across the hall with tub and handheld shower 
    • Bedroom 2 = single bed with a desk and shared bath. 
    • Bedroom 3 =  single bedroom with terrace and shared bath in hall with tub and hanging shower
    • Bedroom 4= bunk beds with shared hall bathroom. 
    Living Space
    • Main entrance leads into dining room
    • Ample cupboard and closet space
    • Lots of built-in furniture maximizes space and eliminate furniture legs. 
    • Marble floors help keep the tower cool in the summer. 
    • Dining room overlooks a vegetable garden. 
    • Top floor living room with family decorations
    • 3 huge windows and a door to terrace with outdoor dining
    • Top floor has small drinks fridge to save trips downstairs
    Kitchen Amenities
    • dishwasher
    • washing machine
    • fridge/freezer
    • double sink
    • stove/oven
    • kitchen table for four
  • Outdoor Features
    • Terrace off the top floor
    • Gated entrance to the harbor with access to private elevator which serves as access to the top level front door (about twenty steps from the tower) 
    • Harbor access is an easy walk down a ramped street with several stairs
    • Elevator access both up and down
    • Ramped harbor street has views of back gardens of adjacent properties
    Other Features
    • Heating and electricity are extra. 
    • Boat rentals in the harbor (With or without a captain, Prices will vary with the size of the craft. July and August may be too hot and crowded.
    • Parking available in city garage for additional fee.
    • Bus and ferry service in and out of Portofino
    Location/Where to Go
    • Santa Marghereta Ligure 3 miles (train station here)
    • Cinque Terre 1 hour by train
    • Genoa 14 miles
    • Pisa 1.5 hours
    • Lucca 1 hour
    • Florence 2.5 hours
    • Milan 1+ hour.


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