It stands out imperiously on the Rapallo seafront, opening up to a panoramic view that sweeps across the Gulf of Tigullio. Located on the Riviera di Levante, the Grand Hotel Bristol Resort & Spa is fully placed in the tradition of the great Ligurian hotellerie.
Surrounded by greenery and equipped with 83 rooms and suites, a large garden, infinity pool and terrace, the prestigious hotel of the R Collection Hotels offers local cuisine revisited of high quality, the personalized wellbeing of the renovated Erre Spa Bristol, as well as elegant and functional meeting rooms, thus offering sartorial comfort with an ancient charm but with contemporary services.
As in a holiday of ancient memory
Housed in a refined historical residence dating back to 1908 overlooking the promontory of Portofino and surrounded by luxuriant Mediterranean vegetation, the Grand Hotel offers a stay that, although equipped with all the innovations at avant-garde, envelops you in an atmosphere of the past. The contemporary interior design, carefully calibrated, harmonizes with the Liberty architectural language that characterizes the facade with a great scenic impact.
The link with the Ligurian territory
The territory with its history, culture and identity - its flavors and smells - is always at the center of the vision of the R Collection Hotels Group. The Grand Hotel Bristol Resort & Spa is no exception: reference structure for the Riviera di Levante, which includes Portofino, the Cinque Terre, up to Portovenere and Tellaro, is able to combine genuine gourmet cuisine overlooking the sea with the pleasures of an individual well-being thanks to the innovative Erre Spa Bristol which offers a wide range of possibilities to those who love to relax, and why not, pamper themselves. To complete the wellness offer, the new infinity pool, served by a dynamic and informal Pool Bar.
Haute cuisine with a view of the Gulf of Tigullio
Strong point of the Grand Hotel Bristol Resort & Spa, the Ristorante Le Cupole , included in some of the most prestigious Italian food and wine guides, was recently selected by Alain Ducasse among the six best restaurants in Italy, thanks to its cuisine by the young chef Graziano Duca, who skilfully alternates tradition, creativity and innovation. Located on the Roof Top, it offers traditional Ligurian cuisine seasoned with a touch of authenticity. To complete the ’culinary offer, the Chamberlain restaurant on the terrace and the La Via della Seta bar.
Multisensory wellness for body and mind
Recently renovated, the Erre Spa Bristol is spread over an area of 2,000 m2 to offer a 360° service: from the wellness programs developed by Starpool a variety of face and body treatments up to personalized programs recommended by the spa manager. In the multisensory areas it is possible to alternate the most diverse experiences, such as sauna, Mediterranean bath and Kneipp path, interspersed with a break in herbal tea.
For those who want to treat themselves to a moment of privacy, it is also possible to book the Private Erre Suite Spa, a private space inside the spa that has a sauna, Turkish bath, emotional shower, relaxation beds with natural light. and soundproofed areas that promote rest and semi-sleep, in line with the philosophy of Erre Spa, the pride of the hotel.
Pause – exclusive – regenerating
The spa suites also allow you to enjoy exclusive massage cabins with showers and personalized music. Throughout the wellness area the correct alternation between humid and non-humid environments and the beneficial passage in the space dedicated to the ice fountain which helps to reactivate circulation give life to regenerating breaks.
Wellness open to all
Not only for the guests of the Grand Hotel, but also for those who want to enjoy a day of wellness, it is possible to access both the swimming pool and the wellness area by booking in advance, to enjoy the benefits of a Turkish bath, of a whirlpool, sauna, relaxation area and also chromotherapy.
With its personalized services linked to the territory, the Grand Hotel Bristol Resort & Spa expresses all the pleasure of experiencing the prestige of high Italian hospitality and the best Ligurian tradition of the Riviera di Levante.