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Monterosso al Mare is a beautiful town; the only one with a beach in Cinque Terre. Somewhat... read more

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Via Roma, 19016 Monterosso al Mare, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Monterosso al Mare is a beautiful town; the only one with a beach in Cinque Terre. Somewhat crowded by day, but still a great visit

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Narrow streets with interesting shops and café’s. Crowded during the day, but more pleasant in the late afternoon and evening when the tour buses have left. This was our third time in Cinque Terra and we are very happy we were first here in 1996,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The western most of the five towns that make up the Cinque Terre. This is the flattest of the five with the greatest choices of restaurants. We stayed in a hotel near the top of town, Hotel Villa Steno, which had private parking. Market day...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s worth coming a couple of days - very nice shops, restaurants, views. Bigger and less crowded. We still love Manarola but could see how this would also be a nice place to stay, especially for ones who can’t handle lots of hills and stairs.

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This is the largest village and it had nice shops and restaurants. Wandering around we found 2 very nice churches and enjoyed the charming houses. We started the morning here and it was not crowded at all on October 10th.

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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Village with a small historical center but with a nicest and biggest beach of all Cinque Terre places.

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

The title gives you a bit of an idea of what to expect but it's still worth a visit. Quite a few other tourists had the same idea but, because it's reasonably large, this wasn't an issue as far as being squashed. Lots of opportunities...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Loved this although my favourite was still the Venazza of the 5 Terre. Monterosso is by far the biggest with lots more restaurants and shops Ferry takes you to all towns at 18 euro per person hop on and off

1  Thank MN8888
Reviewed 6 August 2018

What a quaint sweet place. We shopped. We walked. A really beautiful place right on the ocean. Stopped a while and put our toes in the ocean. Spent a nice day there.

Thank Glynis407
Reviewed 29 July 2018

The anchient town of Monterosso is vibrant, colourful and full of life. A walk around the shops and the old churches is time well spent, but stop and relax, and world go by with a wine or a gelato. Time stops here and its fabulous...More

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