Grand Hotel dei Castelli - Sestri Levante (GE) - Riviera Liguria, Italia, tra Portofino e le Cinque Terre
The work of nature and the sea blend into a spectacle without equal during any period of the year.
The natural park takes you through a unique experience: a walk, reserved for guests
only, winds among shrubs and trees and takes you to rocky precipices suspended between sky and sea.
In the park there is a ring walking trail of 1 km.
During the Summer, an elevator allows to reach the private beach, after a short and stimulating walk among the olive trees.
Our beautiful park, approximately 18.000 square meters, surrounded by lush green of Mediterranean vegetation,
lives still today so many historical facts that melt with the lives of our House. "
"An enchanting walk, along the famous Bay and the enchantment of the Two Seas". Hans C. Andersen, famous Danish novelist
stayed long in Sestri Levante, and here lives again through the annual competition dedicated to literature for children.
We also meet a local poet, Giovanni Descalzo, who sings the "town between the sea and olive trees », and the composer Richard Wagner.
One night, the storm surprised him on board of a small boat just off the coast of the Promontory:
the notes of dark sea in a storm echo in some passages of "Tetralogy."
From the Grand Hotel dei Castelli, Guglielmo Marconi successfully launched the first radio signals worldwide: a modern fairy tale, which marked a new way to communicate.
Our natural park takes you through a unique experience: a walk, reserved to guests only,
winds between shrubs and trees and takes you on rocky precipices suspended between sky and sea
The eye will surely be captured by the ancient arena, an amphitheatre that opens to embrace the port.
Of great interest, at the centre of the promontory, the tower from which Guglielmo Marconi conducted radio experiments.
During the summer, an elevator allows to reach the private beach, after a short and stimulating walk among the olive trees.