Overlooking Baia del Silenzio bay, Hotel Helvetia is 50 feet from both private and public beaches. It features 1 pools with hydromassage jets, 1 heated pool and a rooftop sun terrace, all with panoramic views of the Ligurian Riviera.

This 4-star hotel offers elegant rooms and junior suites with sea or garden views, free Wi-Fi and air conditioning. Each includes a flat-screen TV with satellite and pay-per-view channels, and a private bathroom with toiletries.

You will be served a sweet and savory breakfast daily in a dedicated room, or out on the terrace facing the sea in summer.

Helvetia Hotel provides a free bike rental service, ideal for exploring the surrounding town of Sestri Levante. During winter, the outdoor pools are heated to guarantee a relaxing dip all year round.

Sestri Levante Train Station is a 10-minute walk from the property, and links to the Cinque Terre territory and Portofino. La Spezia and Genoa are within 40 minutes by car.

This is our guests' favorite part of Sestri Levante, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Helvetia has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 6, 2013

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Sestri Levante, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.9

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

American, Buffet

Private parking available


Availability

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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Closest beaches
  • Bay of Silence Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    50 feet from property
  • Sestri Levante Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    800 feet from property
  • La Goletta Beach

    7.7 Good beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Cavi di Lavagna Beach

    7.4 Good beach
    1.7 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few hours
  • I have been vaccinated, will have a Covid test before I travel, but to return to the UK, I will need a further Covid test. Can you organise? Thanks!
    Dear Sir, yes, in sestri Levante there a place called ESCULAPIO where you can go and make the test. Best regards Hotel Helvetia
    Answered on April 28, 2021
  • Is the pool still heated at the end of October & to what temperature approximately?
    In October The pool is open and heated around 30 degrees Best regards Hotel Helvetia
    Answered on October 23, 2021
  • Hello we would like to come September 17 and stay two nights we were wondering if you were running any specials on a superior room with a balcony
    Buonasera Signori, al momento non abbiamo alcuna iofferta speciale. Distinti saluti Hotel Helvetia
    Answered on April 14, 2021
  • How far are you from portofino?
    From our hotel 35 minutes by car, 30 minutes by train to Santa MARGHERITA lIGURE 3 km from Portofino 35 minutes by train to Monterosso in 5 Terre
    Answered on April 25, 2022
Hotel area info *
Amenities of Hotel Helvetia
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Private beach area Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Drying rack for clothing
Activities
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
  • Beach
  • Snorkeling
  • Cycling
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 30.0 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Seasonal (temporarily closed)
  • Heated pool
  • Pool with view
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Spa
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Solarium
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Russian

House rules

Hotel Helvetia takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:30 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

7:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 5 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 70 per child, per night
Crib upon request
€ 70 per child, per night
6+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 80 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa CartaSi American Express ATM card Hotel Helvetia accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

This property is located in a pedestrian-only zone.

Please inform Hotel Helvetia of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Swimming pool #1: Closed from Tue, Feb 23, 2021 until Thu, Apr 01, 2021

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FAQs about Hotel Helvetia

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Hotel Helvetia on this page.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Helvetia can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • American
    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Hotel Helvetia is from 2:30 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at Hotel Helvetia may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Hotel Helvetia include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Suite
    • Triple

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Helvetia by:

    • Taxi 55min

  • Hotel Helvetia is 650 feet from the center of Sestri Levante.

  • The nearest beach is 150 feet from Hotel Helvetia.

  • Hotel Helvetia offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Snorkeling
    • Beachfront
    • Solarium
    • Neck massage
    • Bike tours
    • Private beach area
    • Walking tours
    • Hand massage
    • Swimming pool
    • Back massage
    • Beach
    • Foot massage
    • Full-body massage