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Grand Hotel Savoia

Grand Hotel Savoia

Via Arsenale Di Terra, 5, Genoa
5.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 16 hours ago
24 others viewing this property now

This family-friendly Genoa hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Christopher Columbus Monument and Galata Maritime Museum. Palazzo di ...

£95

£95
Bristol Palace Hotel

Bristol Palace Hotel

Via XX Settembre 35, Genoa
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 28 minutes ago
22 others viewing this property now

Located in Genoa Historical Centre, this hotel is steps away from Museum of the Ligurian Art Academy, Piazza de Ferrari and Medieval Gates. Palazzo Ducale and ...

£87

£87
Hotel Continental Genova

Hotel Continental Genova

Via Arsenale di Terra 1, Genoa
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 17 minutes ago
17 others viewing this property now

Located in the heart of Genoa, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Christopher Columbus Monument and Galata Maritime Museum. Palazzo di San Giorgio and ...

£70

£70
Hotel Le Nuvole - Residenza d'Epoca

Hotel Le Nuvole - Residenza d'Epoca

Piazza delle Vigne, 6, Genoa
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 hours ago
1 others viewing this property now

Located in Genoa Historical Centre, this hotel is steps away from Loggia dei Mercanti o di Banchi, National Ligurian Gallery at the Spinola Palace and Palazzo ...

£61

£61
Best Western Plus City Hotel

Best Western Plus City Hotel

Via San Sebastiano 6, Genoa
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 days ago
17 others viewing this property now

Located in Genoa Historical Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Teatro Carlo Felice, Piazza de Ferrari and Palazzo Ducale. Old Port is 0.5 mi (0.8 ...

£74

£74
B&B Hotel Genova

B&B Hotel Genova

Piazza Acquaverde, 1, Genoa
Last booking: 5 hours ago

Situated in Genoa, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Christopher Columbus Monument and Galata Maritime Museum. Palazzo di San Giorgio and White Palace ...

£33

£33
Best Western Hotel Metropoli

Best Western Hotel Metropoli

P.zza Fontane Marose, Genoa
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 days ago
12 others viewing this property now

Located in Genoa Historical Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Palazzo Rosso and White Palace. Palazzo Ducale and National Ligurian Gallery at the ...

£71

£71
Starhotels President

Starhotels President

Corte Dei Lambruschini 4, Genoa
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 6 hours ago
20 others viewing this property now

This family-friendly Genoa hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Piazza Colombo, Piazza de Ferrari and Chiossone Museum of Oriental Art. Medieval Gates and Palazzo ...

£60

£60
Best Western Hotel Moderno Verdi

Best Western Hotel Moderno Verdi

Piazza Giuseppe Verdi 5, Genoa
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 20 hours ago
3 others viewing this property now

Located in the heart of Genoa, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Piazza Colombo, Piazza de Ferrari and Chiossone Museum of Oriental Art. Medieval Gates ...

£57

£57
Tower Genova Airport Hotel & Conference Center

Tower Genova Airport Hotel & Conference Center

Via Pionieri ed Aviatori d'Italia 44, Genoa
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 day ago

Located in Sestri Ponente, this hotel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Fiumara Shopping & Fun and 3 mi (4.8 km) from La Lanterna. 105 Stadium and Villa Brignole Sale ...

£83

£83

Pocket Guide: Aquarium of Genoa Aquarium of Genoa Hotels

Find a Hotel near the Aquarium of Genoa

For a stay that's right in the heart of the Genoa's revamped harbour area, consider booking a hotel near the must-see Aquarium of Genoa. There are all sorts of places to stay within easy reach, from plush spa hotels overlooking the harbour to pocket-friendly cheap hotels, you’ll find hotels near the aquarium to suit all budgets.

With sweeping ocean views, Italy's largest – and Europe's second largest – aquarium sprawls across almost 33,000 square feet. The attraction was built in 1992 to celebrate 500 years since Genoan explorer Christopher Columbus discovered the New World. Located on a quay jutting out into the water, the aquarium's striking ship-like design was the brainchild of leading Genoese architect Renzo Piano and blends effortlessly into its surroundings.

A Family-Friendly Attraction

The Aquarium of Genoa exhibits more than 500 different species of marine life across a whopping 71 tanks, which stretch from floor-to-ceiling, giving the impression that you're underwater. The huge variety of sea creatures on display include sharks, dolphins, seals, penguins, manatees, mammals and reptiles. Tanks reflect natural environments from the Mediterranean, the Red Sea, the Amazon and the Indian Ocean. The Caribbean coral reef exhibit is particularly impressive with its colourful fish and oddball sea creatures. As well as offering daily tours, there are also daily dolphin and seal shows that are a hit with kids and adults alike.

Luxury Stays near the Aquarium of Genoa

As well as being home to the popular aquarium, the city's old port area buzzes with bars, restaurants, gelatarie and other waterfront attractions. Kids will love exploring II Galeone Neptune, a pirate ship permanently moored there. The Galata Museo del Mare (the Museum of the Sea) also merits exploration for its life-sized reconstruction of a 17th-century galley ship. Enjoy a stroll along the shimmering harbour and admire the multi-million pound yachts moored there.

As well as being close to Genoa's pretty waterfront, the neighbourhood surrounding the aquarium is within walking distance of the historic centre, making it a great place to base yourself when visiting the city.