Frequent asked questions about accomodation in the Guesthouse “La Terrazza con l’Ulivo“
Questions about the Accomodation
Questions about surroundings, moving around, where to eat
No we are sorry, our guesthouse is room only. If you like you can prepare your own breakfast thanks to the room facilities (coffee-machine, kettle, toaster)
No, it is not an apartment, it is a room, there is no fully kitchen and sink. The accomodation only provides breakfast facilities (small fridge, espresso coffee-maker, toaster, kettle, cups, glasses, plates and cutlery): we will wash your tableware in our dishwasher once per day free of charge, if requested.
We are always present at Guest’s checkin and checkout, times are: checkin from 4 PM onwards and checkout by 11 AM
Yes, minimum stay is 3 nights during summer high season; during low season 2 nights.
Yes. There is no in-room cleaning service during your stay.
No, we are sorry, given the conformation of the land which is terraced and the 50 steps to enter the house we can not accommodate small children or persons with disabilities.
Yes, small dogs and cats are accepted with extra charge
There no additional fees, except if you travel with pets (5 euro per day). Rate includes: final cleaning, wifi, air conditioning, linen and towels. Beach toels are not provided. On site at the checkin Guests have to pay only for the tourist tax which amounts to 2.5 euros per person for a maximum of 5 days (except Guests booking through Airbnb).
Honestly no, in this case it is better to look for an accommodation in the town center of La Spezia, our Guesthouse is 6 km far away from the train station.
Hand sanitizer is available in room. Surfaces are cleaned and sanitized at each Guest change with specific products according to the indications of the Ministry of Health. Linen is washed at high temperatures. Access to the facility with respiratory symptoms or fever above 37.5° is not allowed.
Best season is autumn (September and October), if you want to go to the beach you have to come from June to September. Spring is good too but sometimes rainy.
We suggest a minimum 4-5 nights stay
In Cadimare center village there are two bars where you can have breakfast, you can walk there in about 15 minutes
Yes in Cadimare village there are 2 restaurants and a pizzeria
At the pier in Cadimare you can rent a boat and participate in diving excursions. During summer season there is a daily ferry service that reaches the villages of Le Grazie, Fezzano, Portovenere and the Palmaria island. If you want to reach the 5 Terre by boat you have to depart from La Spezia or Portovenere.
Nearest supermarket is located in La Spezia and can be reached in about 15 minutes by car/ bus, in Cadimare village there is a bakery with minimarket (opens only in the morning). The nearest pharmacy is in Marola located, about 10 minutes by bus/car.
Free parking is always available on the public road in front of the house
Yes it is possible, provided you are willing to walk a bit: the village of Cadimare is 15/20 minutes downhill/uphill, the nearest bus stop is 10 minutes by foot downhill/uphill. In alternative, you can rent a scooter or a bike in La Spezia.
We suggest to rent a scooter or a bike in La Spezia. Parking is difficult and expensive in the whole Gulf area during summer.
The nearest free beaches for swimming are the pebble beaches of Portovenere on the Olivo promenade, the best sea in the Gulf area is on the Palmaria island.
Other questions? contact us