Hotel Regina Elena

  • Liguria, Italy, Santa Margherita

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Hotel Regina Elena is located right on the seafront in the charming resort of Santa Margherta, just a 15-minute drive from the exclusive town of Portofino. This welcoming four-star property offers a wealth of facilities, modern guest rooms and friendly staff.

The Ciana family lovingly run this historic hotel that had been welcoming guests since 1910 and promise to ensure your stay here is as memorable as possible. A spectacular pool can be found on the hotel’s rooftop (open May to mid October) where there’s loungers and a Jacuzzi offering an ideal spot to relax and enjoy panoramic views over the gulf. Directly in front of the hotel you’ll find the exclusive beach club (charges apply during high season) with a bar and restaurant offering snacks or a light lunch.

Dinners in the hotel can enjoyed in the Principessa Restaurant that prides itself on serving fresh, local dishes, along with an extensive wine list to complement your meal. You’ll also find the many bars and restaurants of Santa Margherita just a short walk away, as well as the train station, making it easy to explore other resorts along this picturesque coastline.

Transfer time: approx. 1 hour from Genoa or 2 hours from Pisa. Private transfers included.

Added value

Save 10% on the hotel price for holidays booked by 28 Apr 20

Stay 3 night and pay for 2 nights on holidays between 01 Feb – 10 Apr 20, 13 Apr – 30 Apr 20, 20 Sep – 30 Nov 20

Stay 4 nights and pay for 3 nights on holidays between 27 Apr – 20 May 20 and 06 Sep – 23 Sep 20 (maximum 7 nights)

Stay 5 nights and pay for 4 nights or Stay 7 nights and pay for 6 nights on holidays between 16 May – 31 Jul 20 and 23 Aug – 10 Sep 20

  • No. of rooms: 80
  • No. of floors: 5
  • Official rating: 4


Standard Garden View Rooms overlook the gardens and hills towards Mount Portofino. They offer plenty of space and have been decorated in light colours with modern furnishings. Facilities include air conditioning, TV, minibar, free wifi, tea & coffee making facilities and slippers. These rooms have a balcony and sleep 2 - 3 people. 

Partial Sea View Rooms have views of the Gulf of Tigullio and the gardens that surround the hotel. 

Front Sea View Rooms with a balcony sleep 2-4 people and are available on request, please call to book. 

Single Rooms with a balcony are available on request, please call to book.. 

  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • Access ramp: No
Santa Margherita

Santa Margherita is one of the most attractive resorts on the Ligurian Riviera. Our hotels are all centrally placed making it an excellent base from which to explore this wonderful region. Trains run up and down the coast linking the resort with the city of Genoa and the beautiful region of Cinque Terre, lying a bit further down the coast.

Inghams operate a telephone Rep service in Santa Margherita. 

Things to do in resort

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 9.213118
  • Latitude: 44.3257532

For more information on travel and transport visit our Santa Margherita page


Restaurants & Bars

Restaurant Principessa offers a simple yet elegant menu of Mediterranean cuisine using high quality ingredients. Enjoy freshly-caught fish, local olive oil and complementary wines.

La Conchiglia Beach Restaurant is located directly on the beach and offers a casual spot for a light lunch or refreshments.

Pool & Beach

The roof of the hotel boasts a lovely pool with panoramic views over the coastline (normally open from 01 May to 31 October). It’s equipped with sun loungers and there’s a Jacuzzi to provide a truly relaxing space for guests. 

Directly in front of the hotel, you’ll find the exclusive beach club (open seasonally - 01 Jun - 20 Sep subject to weather conditions). It’s location next to the protected marine area of Portofino means you’ll find soft sands and clear water. The beach service is payable locally at about €20 per person per day. You'll be provided with sun loungers and umbrellas and will have access to the changing hut, along with a bar, restaurant and free wifi. There is a salt water swimming pool for children at the beach. 

Pool and beach towels are provided (subject to availability)


  • Bicycle hire
  • Fitness room
  • Tennis (1km away)
  • Minature Golf (1km away)
  • Table Tennis (at the beach)
  • Golf (5km away) hotel offers 20% discount on green fee
  • Sailing (500m away)
  • Diving (300m away)
  • Children's playground at the beach

General Facilities

  • Free high speed wifi
  • Parking/Garage payable locally (approx. €20 per night subject to availability)
Family Facilities

Hotel Regina Elena is a great choice for families. Children will enjoy the kid’s club, located in the beach club, with activities for ages 3 to 12 years. There’s plenty of games including painting, treasure hunts and dancing, as well as a dedicated children’s pool.


Breakfast is served between 7.30am and 10.30am and offers a varied choice of pastries, fresh fruit, breads and hot choices. You’ll also find some typial Ligurian products including focaccia and honey from Mount Portofino.

Half Board options are available at a supplement and includes a four course dinner with different choices at the hotels restaurant.

Board basis options available

  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Half Board
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 9.213118
  • Latitude: 44.3257532

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Hotel Regina Elena
Santa Margherita, Liguria,Bed & Breakfast
14/10/2020 - 3 nights
3 adults
From London Luton
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