Hotel San Desiderio is in the center of Rapallo, 5 minutes' walk from the seafront and Rapallo Train Station. It offers a small garden, a sweet Italian buffet for breakfast and free Wi-Fi throughout.

Rooms are air conditioned and simply furnished. Each one comes with satellite TV, a small fridge and a private bathroom with a hairdryer.

The San Desiderio Hotel is set in a characteristic building of the Genoa area, just 1,000 feet from the Basilica of SS Gervasio e Protasio.

The hotel is 0.6 mi from the cable car to Montallegro. From May until October, you can catch a boat from Rapallo to tour the Ligurian coast.

Portofino and Santa Margherita Ligure are a 10-minute drive along the coast. You can take a train to La Spezia, Portovenere and the Cinque Terre. Genoa and its famous aquarium are 19 mi away.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Hotel San Desiderio has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jan 13, 2012

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Rapallo, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Buffet

Private parking available


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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Closest beaches
  • Rapallo Beach

    7.0 Good beach
    1,050 feet from property
  • San Michele di Pagana Beach

    San Michele di Pagana Beach

    7.8 Good beach
    3,250 feet from property
  • Spiaggia pubblica Travello

    7.0 Good beach
    4,000 feet from property
  • Prelo Beach

    7.6 Good beach
    4,600 feet from property
  • Santa Margherita Ligure Beach

    7.5 Good beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Bagni Rosa Beach

    7.7 Good beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Spiaggia Minaglia

    7.3 Good beach
    1.7 miles from property
  • Spiaggia Regina Elena

    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 minutes
  • Good morning. We would be coming by car, how far away is parking?
    We have got a garage in the building next to the hotel at just 150 meters from the hotel at the daily rate of 20,00 €. There is also public parking at 500 meters, Piazzale Cile, and we can provide free parking permissions to be booked in advance
    Answered on August 27, 2022
  • Is the hotel near the old historic part of rapallo
    Yes, our hotel is at five minutes walking distance from the historic part of Rapallo and the seafront.
    Answered on October 4, 2021
Hotel area info *
Amenities of Hotel San Desiderio
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • Inner courtyard view
Outdoors
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets
Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
Activities
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs EUR 20.0 per day.
  • Parking garage
Services
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Dutch
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

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Check-in

3:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Check-out

7:30 AM - 10:30 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 3 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 - 3 years
Crib upon request
€ 20 per child, per night

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

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

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Free! Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

Maestro Mastercard Visa CartaSi Hotel San Desiderio accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that cash payments of EUR 3000 or above are not permitted under current Italian law.

Please note that this property is set in a dead end street not accessible by car.

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FAQs about Hotel San Desiderio

  • Check-in at Hotel San Desiderio is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

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

  • Guests staying at Hotel San Desiderio can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • Buffet

  • Room options at Hotel San Desiderio include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Triple
    • Quad
    • Double

  • Hotel San Desiderio is 1,000 feet from the center of Rapallo.

  • The nearest beach is 1,150 feet from Hotel San Desiderio.

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

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)