Hotel La Villa Degli Argentieri Monterosso al Mare
Set between the hills and the splendid sea at Monterosso, the pearl of the Cinque Terre, the 'Villa degli Argentieri' offers a breathtaking panorama, already discovered and appreciated by Byron and Shelley, by Montale and Soldati, and has recently been declared a UNESCO World Heritage, while its crystalline sea, with its blue, green and cobalt hues, has this year been given the 'Cinque Vele' award, the highest recognition from the Legambiente and the Italian Touring Club. The elegant Villa, first built in the early 1950s and now completely renovated, is situated in a peaceful and exclusive area right in front of the sea, separated from this only by a small, picturesque, tree lined country road. It has a limited number of rooms (one of which has no architectural barriers and has been specially designed for the handicapped), all furnished with total elegance and equipped with every comfort: air conditioning, fridge-bar, satellite tv, shower with hydro-massage, safe, hair dryer and electronically operated window blinds. Visitors can also relax in the elegant lounge equipped with a bar, and where breakfast is served, as well as a magnificent sun terrace, with deck chairs and shower. From the terrace one can sip an aperitif and at the same time drink in the enchanting sunsets of this unique panorama offered by the Cinque Terre. To stay at the 'Villa degli Argentieri' means elegance, class, peace, relaxation, an experience '¦ never to be forgotten.