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Charming apartment on the beach in the Portofino gulf

Bedrooms 2
Space 914 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking


About the property

Apartment in a little village on the see between Rapallo and Portofino

The flat is 30 meters (no need to cross roads) from the beach in San Michele di Pagana,Portofino Gulf.

Fully furnished (2 TVs, independent heating, dishwasher, washing machine, parquet, microwave oven, baby bed) 2-bedroom, bath , kitchen , 2 living rooms, little terrace and balcony.

San Michele is a little village on the see between Santa Margherita Ligure and Rapallo (5-10 minutes by bus, 20 minutes walking) in the Tigullio Gulf together with Paraggi and Portofino.

Private parking and Internet connection are avaliable on demand.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

About Carlo

I am 47 years old and I have two daughters of 12 and 14 years old

I rent since 2000

Carlo purchased this apartment in 1960

Why Carlo chose Rapallo

It is my grand father house since he moved in Liguria in the '60

What makes this apartment unique

It is on the beach!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Rapallo in Metropolitan City of Genoa

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 914 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:30 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , bunk bed
    studio - 2 Single Bed , 1 Child Bed , removable
    dining room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Books
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(33 traveller reviews)

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Charming apartment on the beach in the Portofino gulf
average rating of 4.151515 based on 33 reviews
Colorado, USA

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

San Michel is a perfect location to visit both Santa Margheretta and Portofino. While the traffic is busy near the highway, the apartment is surprisingly quiet. It is especially quiet in the bedroom. The apartment has been recently remodeled and the bathroom and kitchen are exceptionally modern and high quality. Very comfortable large bed. The entire apartment is very clean and well maintained. There are a few flights of stairs to get to the apartment from the ground floor. The main lounge area, while bright and useful, would benefit from a couple of very comfortable easy chairs for reading or relaxing. Very nice place that I would recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very happy for such positive and helpful review. I will buy relaxing chairs
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Ideal location

  • 3 of 5

We are a family of 4. 2 Teenage girls. The apartment was great and had all the basic equipment you need. Bathroom is really good with a fab shower. I would have given it a 4 star rating if it were not for the lack of air- conditioning, only fans. Middle of July made it too hot to sleep.

Having said that I would definitely recommend this apartment as the location is ideal for nearby Portofino, Rapallo and Santa Margherita. Beach is also extremely close. Mrs Lorenza was great , thanks .

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy to receive such good references. Air conditioning is not really needed apart few days during the summer. I
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Nice appartment with view to the sea

  • 4 of 5

We had a great holiday time there with two families and two young kids. The appartment is clean and everything you need you will find. When you leave the appartment you are directly on the beach. In the evening you can sit on the balcony and have a glass of wine with a nice view to the sea. Two minutes walk and you will find a great Pizzeria. The only thing: parking is a bit difficult. No parking at the appartment - you need to walk. But this is normal in that region. Thanks a lot for all!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jun-2015
  • Date of Stay: June 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hope to see you next year!
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Great Location

  • 3 of 5

Great location, beautiful property, and a very happy stay.

The beach is beautiful and the location is fabulous.

There are improvements that would enhance the apartment - unfortunately we had no wireless and some beach towels would have been great.

The property agent, Mrs Lorenza, was magnificent and both friendly and helpful. Mrs Lorenza is a major highlight.

And a map of the walking instructions to Santa Margherita would be useful for future guests. We used Google Maps to follow. Forever review and it is so close but would be better with a map.

Overall - a great holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: July 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lorenza, the major of San Michele! (-:
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Haarlem in Nederland

Lovely old fashioned but yet modern and clean.

  • 4 of 5

The house was just what we wanted: old fashion Italy combined with nowadays have-to-have's (shower, dish-washer, washing machine, clean). Okay, there is no parking area nearby the house to unpack our suitcases which ment that we had to carry them a long way. And the appartement was on the 4th floor without lift... But this only was a problem the day we arrived and the day we left. Also there were not to much kitchen things like glases. But for the rest... we loved it. It was so charming old fashioned and yet shops and bus stops nearby. Beach reachable in 10 meters without crossing a street. Great shower, balcony with view on the sea and on a lovely church. We had a fantastic week. And we would come back there again. It felt very cosy.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Oct-2013
  • Date of Stay: August 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Location!!! San Michele

  • 4 of 5

great location... only a few footsteps away from the water. Nice swimming beach... rocky, no sand which is the norm for this area. Very functional apartment... not luxury equipped but clean and functional. Shower is bathroom is a highlight... very large which is seldom found in Italian apartments.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: June 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hope to see you next year!
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
L'ultima spiaggia
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Rapallo Golf Club
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
La Nave
Nearest Beach
30 Metres
San Michele di Pagana
Car: not necessary

Rapallo and S. Margherita are well connected both with Genova (40 minutes) and Milan (2 hours) by several trains (ask us for details). Genova has direct flights (EasyJet, RyanAir) to London.

Portofino is 3km far (10 minutes by bus)

Cinque terre is 40km far (40 minutes by car/train)


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Cleaning Fee £43.7
Damage Deposit £174.79

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.