Owner Direct Vacation Rentals offers you more than a place to stay in Portofino, Luguria, Italy; Owner Direct offers you an experience that will have you loving Italy
. Surrounding a small harbor on the Tigullian Golf in the Mediterranean Sea is the small fishing village of Portofino. This village is located in the Province of Genoa in the Luguria region of northern Italy on the Italian Riviera. Home vacation rentals, villa rentals, condo rentals and apartment rentals all exude authenticity and beauty. Welcome to where the rich and famous come to play. This ritzy village offers expensive, first class boutiques and eateries, sailing and yachting. It also offers first class views and accommodations. Although you may come across a pricey place to stay, Owner Direct has vacation rentals in all price ranges. A home vacation rental, villa rental, condo rental or apartment rental will always be in your price range whether it be for a short stay or a long visit. Portofino is also filled with traditional restaurants and bars, as well as classic architecture.
Portofino was named by Portus Delphini meaning ‘Port of the Dolphin’, due to the many dolphins in the area. Founded during the rise of the Roman Empire, Portofino has evidence of many villas and Roman churches in the area. Accommodations are located throughout the village and in the countryside. When choosing a villa rental you can see the village in the distance as well as the olive groves and pine trees. Monuments to visit include Castello Brown, Church of Saint Martin, Church of Saint George and the Oratory of Santa Maria Assunta. However the most interesting monument of the area is the Statue of Christ of the Abyss. Christ is looking up towards the sky with open arms as a sign of peace. However you will have to go scuba diving in order to see this monument as it has been placed underwater to protect the scuba divers and fishermen in the area. There are plenty of beaches on walking distance from your accommodation some of the beaches include Paraggi, Camogli, Chiavari and Sestri Levante Lavagna.
Owner Direct takes the difficulty out of renting quality vacation rental homes, villas and condos by providing quality rental vacation properties in a range of prices.