Not far from the sea and close to the centre of San Remo, boutique hotel Hotel Villa Sylva, is a 7th-century villa which has been totally renovated and is now home to 31 rooms and suites. Situated at the heart of the Riviera of Flowers Hotel Villa Sylva is surrounded by lush gardens filled with palm trees and ancient trees and is a relaxed, child-friendly boutique hotel in Liguria, easily reached by train (Hotel Villa Sylva is only 10 minutes walk from the brand new railway station). White walls and wooden floors complement the orginal features and frescoes that can be seen dotted throughout this charming and extremely affordable Chic Retreat where the summer weather stretches through to the end of October.
Relax on the sun loungers and enjoy the sun and sea views. Water sports can be arranged as can day trips and boat trips. Explore the area and head to one of the local beaches for a day by the sea. Whilst the temperate climate and long stretch of beach is often seen as San Remo's main attraction don't miss out on the impressibe casino and make sure you visit the medieval area of the town up on the hill called La Pigna. The new spa at Hotel Villa Sylva features a sauna, steam room and hydro pool and offers many traditional and alternative beauty treatments.
Enjoy a glass of Prosecco or a cocktail at the bar or on the outdoor terrace before heading in (or out) to eat. Antique furniture and paintings are the perfect backdrop to the fresh white linen of the tables and chairs in the restaurant. Traditional Italian and Ligurian specialities are served and complemented by a concise wine list.