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Albissola Marina – Apartment

This two-bedroom apartment accommodates 4 people and is located in the resort town of Albissola Marina. Just 30 minutes west of Genoa in the province of Savona, this stretch of coast is part of the Italian Riviera known Riviera delle Palme because of the many palm trees lining the promenades and throughout the coastal area.

The weather is mild and this area is a popular place for Italians to take vacations. The seaside village of Albissola Marina is a perfect place to relax and take in water sports, walking, hiking, cycling and sunbathing. The apartment is located in just 200 yards from the beach and one block from the main street.

The rental is comprised:

  • living room
  • equipped kitchen
  • 1 double bedroom
  • 1 twin bedroom
  • 1 bath w/shower
  • washing machine
  • balcony

The apartment is tastefully and newly furnished (2006) and you’ll find everything you need. Linens and towels are included, although beach towels are not provided. Conveniently located to shopping and restaurants yet off the main path of the resort town.

Contact us for pricing via phone at 972-342-8308 or via email: mary@goitalyhomes.com

Things to Do

Outdoors:
You will find all types of water sports along Albissola – from sailing, windsurfing, boating to swimming, snorkeling and diving. The area offers relaxing walks along the promenades and the beach or trekking up and down the plateaus of the Riviera. Mountain biking, cycling, tennis, golf, rock climbing – are all available for the outdoor enthusiast. The inland national park – Parco Naturale del Beigna is close by offering unusual panoramas and incredible landscapes in a still unspoiled environment.

Shopping:
There is a large outdoor market available every Tuesday in the main square of Albissola Marina. Neighboring villages also have their markets: Savona- Monday; Albissola Superiore-Wednesday; Celle Ligure-Friday; Alassio-Saturday.
A number of craftsmen and artists have shops in Albissola Marina offering handmade jewelry and local pottery and ceramics.

Further afar:
Consider a home base in Albissola Marina and taking day trips to see the entire area. Just 30 minutes to the east is the port city of Genoa with its historical center. An hour and a half further west is the famous San Remo resort town. To the east an hour and a half are the picturesque resort towns of Santa Margherita and Portofino.

Inland beyond Liguria lies the Piedmonte region known for its wines and foods. Little villages dot the countryside with the famous towns of Alba and Bra.
No matter the activities you choose during your stay in Albissola Marina, you can enjoy the foods, wines and people of this beautiful part of Italy.

 
 
 
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