This is a warm and inviting property with the best views. Whilst the rooms are small and basic, most have generous balconies with excellent views. The larger rooms have much smaller balconies. The staff are all friendly, warm and helpful and do their best to make guests feel at home. The property has good wifi reception and authentic public areas. The service in the lounge and dining room is also warm and efficient. Remember to call before you arrive so you can be met at the station as the climb up the hill with luggage may be daunting.This service as well as an adequate breakfast are included in the tariff. The dining room has those magic views.The Cinque Terra is one of those unique areas in the world which have fabulous walks,great food and friendly service. Monterrosso is one of the 5 charming villages making up the Cinque Terra. Its variety of restaurants, swimming beaches (not the golden sand and waves type) and variety makes it the best of the places in the area to use as base camp. All the others are accessible by ferry,train or well travelled walking paths.