Destination guide

Historic Santa Margherita Ligure will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Santa Margherita Ligure. Travelers to this walkable city praise the cafés, beaches and seaside. Luigi Ferraris Stadium and Medieval Gates are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Santa Margherita Ligure

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Santa Margherita Ligure has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aquarium of Genoa (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Circolo Golf e Tennis Rapallo (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Passeggiata di Anita Garibaldi (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Parco Avventura Val di Vara (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Santa Margherita Ligure

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 79°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Santa Margherita Ligure

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Santa Margherita Ligure is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Michele di Pagana (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Regional Natural Park of Portofino (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Paraggi Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Portofino Regional Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Zoagli Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Camogli Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)

How to get to and around Santa Margherita Ligure

The nearest airport is in Genoa (GOA-Cristoforo Colombo), located 18.7 mi (30 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Santa Margherita Ligure Portofino Station.

Where to stay around Santa Margherita Ligure?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 549 holiday lettings near Santa Margherita Ligure. From 350 Condos/Apartments to 105 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Santa Margherita Ligure area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Santa Margherita Ligure?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Santa Margherita Ligure:

  • Quinto al Mare: 26 holiday homes
  • Oregina: 66 holiday homes
  • Sampierdarena: 103 holiday homes
  • Albaro: 79 holiday homes
  • Quarto dei Mille: 54 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Santa Margherita Ligure?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Santa Margherita Ligure. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Santa Margherita Ligure Castle: 1,835 holiday lettings
  • Marina di Santa Margherita: 1,836 holiday lettings
  • Santa Margherita Ligure Portofino Station: 1,718 holiday lettings
  • Abbey of Cervara (Abbazia della Cervara): 1,740 holiday lettings
  • Villa Durazzo: 1,835 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Santa Margherita Ligure listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Santa Margherita Ligure?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 350 Condos/Apartments in Santa Margherita Ligure. Our other popular types of Santa Margherita Ligure holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 105 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 63 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 356 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Santa Margherita Ligure?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 76 holiday homes with pool available in Santa Margherita Ligure. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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