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Royal Hotel

Sanremo, Liguria

  • A well-established hotel set in its own subtropical park with splendid sea views
  • Close to the centre of Sanremo with wonderful guest rooms and facilities

The well-established white façade of the Royal Hotel stands immersed amongst its own subtropical park of 16,000 square meters. With splendid views over the sea, it is set back only 200 metres from the promenade and the sandy beach, and approximately 500 metres from the centre of Sanremo, where its famous liberty-style casino and range of fashion boutiques can be found.

A wonderful seaside hotel that continues to embody tradition and luxury, the Royal Hotel was opened in 1872, by Lorenzo Bertolini, and still belongs to the same family of its creator. The Royal Hotel maintains a very high level of comfort in extremely fine surroundings, and is highly recommended for those seeking a truly relaxing and special holiday on the scenic Italian Riviera. From the lush environment of this oasis, you can easily reach the bright lights of Monte-Carlo and the famous French Riviera, which are a 30-minute drive away.

The hotel boasts a range of facilities including a sun terrace, complimentary use of a beach (open June - mid September and beach facilities payable locally) and a heated outdoor seawater pool (normally in use April - October) with a children's section, a pool bar and restaurant serving snacks. There are two further restaurants including the à la carte Restaurant il Giardino where you can dine al fresco during the summer months. Those looking to relax will enjoy the Royal Wellness Centre with treatment rooms, a relaxation area and hydromassage.

The hotel has 127 rooms (official rating 5 star) Child prices apply to ages 2-12 years.



Bars & Restaurants

Breakfast Room

The hotel's breakfast room boasts an outdoor terrace and serves a wide selection of food.

Pool Bar Corallina & Bar delle Rose

Pool Bar Corallina is open from April to October serving delicious snacks. Bar delle Rose is an ideal place for a pre- or post-dinner drink and live music can be enjoyed during the evening.

Restaurant Corallina

Dress Code: Gentlemen are required to wear long trousers during the evening.

Corallina has a choice of an informal lunch, snacks or a rich buffet by the swimming pool. From June to September a pizzeria is also available in the evenings.

Restaurant Fiori di Murano

Dress Code: Gentlemen are required to wear long trousers and a jacket.

Restaurant Fiori di Murano offers wonderful panoramic views with precious Murano glass chandeliers.

Taste and Flavours

Enjoy a gastronomic journey in the hands of Chef Moreno Picchietti. He loves to combine the specialities and flavours of land and sea. 

Restaurant Il Giardino

Dress Code: Gentlemen are required to wear long trousers during the evening.

An elegant gourmet restaurant, perfect for alfresco candlelit dining.

Open June - September

Beach & Pools


Guests have use of a beach lido from June to mid September free of charge. 

Swimming Pool

The heated outdoor seawater pool has a children's section and is normally in use from April to October.

Spa & Wellness

Royal Wellness Centre

The hotel's wellness centre boasts treatment rooms, a relaxation area, hydromassage, Turkish bath and Vitarium.

Activities & Entertainment

Sports & Activities

The hotel has tennis courts (payable locally) and mini golf.

For Families

Children's Playroom

A playroom is available for children aged 3 to 12 years and has an attendant during high season.


The hotel has free on-site parking (subject to availability), covered parking (payable locally approx. €16 per day) and a garage (payable locally approx. €27 per day).

About the location

Sanremo is one of Liguria’s most exciting cities, combining Italian Riviera glamour with a lively entertainment scene. From hundreds of dining options to live music events and dramatic cycling festivals, Sanremo has an all-round appeal that makes it a prime choice for a Ligurian holiday. Spread between a bustling seafront and a centro storico set into the hillside, the city boasts an impressive number of attractions, including the famous Pista Ciclabile. This coastal cycle and hiking route is entirely free from traffic and follows the pathway of an abandoned railway as it winds more than 12 miles along the coast to Imperia. There are some great historical sights here too, including a remarkable 20th-century Russian Orthodox church and an atmospheric old town ripe for exploring. If you fancy a bit of relaxation, the city also features a beautiful sandy beachfront.

Sanremo offers up plenty in the way of dining options. The best establishments are generally situated along the roads leading from the seafront, and range from high-end restaurants with enormous and sophisticated menus, to traditional osterie serving just a few daily specials alongside local drinks. We highly recommend trying the local speciality known as sardenara – a focaccia-like pizza dish often flavoured with onion and sardines.

When it comes to exploring the area, Sanremo provides a great position from which to explore the coastline, with Imperia being an easy drive away and the French resort of Cannes situated one hour by car from the city centre.

Transfer Time
The hotel is 45 minutes from Nice airport or 2 hours from Genoa airport. Return private transfers included. To change your transfers or book car hire instead, simply call us once you’ve completed your booking.
Twin Or Double Room

Max 2 Adults

Twin/Double Rooms have been individually designed and offer a comfortable retreat. 

Size: 20m²

Front Sea View Room

Max 2 Adults

Front Sea View Rooms have a balcony with views over the Mediterranean Sea. 

Size: 20m²

Junior Suite

Max 2 Adults

Junior Suites have a front sea view and a bedroom with a seating area.

Size: 30-35m²

Junior Suite Front Sea View Balcony

Max 3 adults

Junior Suites have a front sea view, a lovely balcony and a bedroom with a seating area. 

Size: 30-35m²

Early Booking Discount

10% discount for stays completed between 05 April - 05 November 2021. 

Free Night Offer

1 Free night for stays of 5 nights or more completed between 05 April - 20 May 2021, 23 May - 05 July 2021 and 18 August - 05 November 2021.

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Such a disappointing service level, closer to a 3 stars hotel
ParisianFoodaholic, Paris, France
Tripadvisor review Oct 08 2021
Such a bad service for a 5*L. We arrived, no one to get our luggages and at no point someone offered to take them to the room. When we called for room service for breakfast, no answer. After 6 calls...
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Excellent stay
StevenHeverlee, Leuven, Belgium
Tripadvisor review Aug 21 2021
We stayed 6 days at the Royal. A historical belle epoque hotel with punctilious service. We stayed in a superior room with a balcony and seaview on the fourth floor. The room was sound proof with a...
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