Explore quaint Sestri Levante: its beaches, churches, castle and more!

Venture to top sights like Bay of Silence as you discover Sestri Levante—a city also notable for its beaches.

Known for

Beaches, Churches and Cathedrals

Top hotels in Sestri Levante

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Grand Hotel Villa Balbi
4 out of 5
Viale Rimembranza, 1, Sestri Levante, GE
£151/night
26 Aug-27 Aug
4.5/5Wonderful! (164 reviews)

Located in Sestri Levante, this beachfront hotel is in the city centre and within a 5-minute walk of Libera Beach and Bay of Silence. Baia delle Favole and Parco ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (164 reviews)

"The hotel is one of the classic hotels in all of Italy. It combines old-world beauty and history with charm and a true art of service. Sestri is one of the great secrets of Italy and the Villa Balbi is the best hotel in Sestri. Aside from the great location and amenities, the service at the desk ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Aug 2019

Grand Hotel Villa Balbi
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Hotel Giardino Al Mare
2 out of 5
VIALE MAZZINI 314, Sestri Levante
2.5/5 (11 reviews)

Situated in Sestri Levante, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Baia delle Favole and Bay of Silence. Libera Beach and Parco Mandela are also within 1 mile ...

2.5/5 (11 reviews)

"Senza infamia e senza lode. Hotel tranquillo staff molto cordiale e alla mano. Cercavamo qualcosa di economico e andava benissimo cosi. Il bagno era ok camera ok. Colzione non variegatissima ma banissimo Così!!"…"

Reviewed on 27 Jun 2019

Hotel Giardino Al Mare
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Hotel Vis à Vis
4 out of 5
Via della Chiusa 28, Sestri Levante, GE
£178/night
6 Sep-7 Sep
4.5/5Wonderful! (142 reviews)

Located in the heart of Sestri Levante, this beach hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Libera Beach and Bay of Silence. Baia delle Favole and Parco Mandela are ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (142 reviews)
Amazing and very very beautiful

"Amazing view and resort.. had room for 3 adults and enjoyed the third persin had its own private area"…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct 2018

Hotel Vis à Vis

Popular things to do in Sestri Levante

Bay of Silence
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Bay of Silence

Nothing says holiday like spending a lazy day at Bay of Silence, a popular beach in Sestri Levante. While you're in the area, wander around the natural setting.

Monterosso Beach
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Monterosso Beach

Imagine a shiny, pebble and sand beach framed by a pretty bay and dramatic cliffs, disappearing into a tranquil turquoise sea.

Fegina Beach
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Fegina Beach

Why not spend a care-free afternoon at Fegina Beach during your travels in Monterosso al Mare? Stroll along the area's seaside or simply enjoy its restaurants.

Top activities in Sestri Levante

Vacation Photographer in Sestri Levante
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Vacation Photographer in Sestri Levante

£26

Book a private professional photographer for a family trip, destination wedding, secret proposal or just a great day. Prices start at 8.

Cinque Terre & Portovenere Full-Day Tour from Florence
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Cinque Terre & Portovenere Full-Day Tour from Florence

£87

Explore the breathtaking Ligurian coast on a tour of Portovenere and the Cinque Terre, a small corner of paradise divided into five villages suspended on steep cliffs overlooking the sea; a unique landscape where vegetation and lush vineyards frame a spectacular scenery.

Best of Cinque Terre Tour
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Best of Cinque Terre Tour

£51

Explore the Cinque Terre's magnificent coastal villages during this guided tour. This beautiful stretch of rugged coastline is peppered with 5 charming small towns secluded by steep mountains on one side and the pristine sea on the other.

Cinque Terre Walking Tour with Food and Wine Tastings
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Cinque Terre Walking Tour with Food and Wine Tastings

£54

See the dramatic coastal scenery and colorful villages of Cinque Terre on an amazing walking tour of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Benefit from pick-up at your hotel in Monterosso or any of the other Cinque Terre villages, and then walk at your own pace.

Cinque Terre and Portovenere Day Trip from Florence
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Cinque Terre and Portovenere Day Trip from Florence

£109

Embark on a tailored Cinque Terra and Portovenere tour by bus, train, and boat through Tuscany and Liguria along the iconic Italian Riviera. Cruise through Cinque Terre and stop at seaside villages, exploring their unique beauty and admiring breathtaking Italian views.

Cinque Terre: the scent of the sea
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Cinque Terre: the scent of the sea

£87

This tour from Florence to the mesmerizing Cinque Terre National Park is a unforgettable day spent exploring one of Italy’s most breathtaking coastal regions. Unlike anything else you've ever seen, the Cinque Terre (5 lands) are situated perfectly on the coast and appear to be hanging from the cliffs.