Palazzo Ravaschieri in Chiavari
Palazzo Ravaschieri It is located in the most part ancient of the historic center at the foot of the hill on which there is the ancient castle built by the Genoese to defend the territory (XII century).
The residence on the main floor of Palazzo Ravaschieri has been the subject of a recent e careful restoration wanted by the family that owns it.
The residence is composed of large rooms characterized by frescoes of the '700 and from highs vaulted ceilings. From the apartment you access the terrace with view on the castle, on the walls and all 'ancient garden which rises to large swathes terraced, typical of the Ligurian rural landscape, towards the castle.
The residence is available for visits with lunch o dinner, private events with music (both inside and in the garden), concerts.
A wing of the dwelling can be used forhospitality: 4 rooms, for a total of 6 / 8 beds, and two bathrooms. In addition to the services you will find on the site, it is also possible to organize themed lunches (Ligurian cuisine).
The history of Palazzo Ravaschieri
Il Palazzo it was wanted by Ravaschieri, branch of the Fieschi family (from which two popes came: Innocent IV e Adriano V) and is coeval with the foundation of the city of Chiavari (XII century) during the colonization of the The Republic of Genoa.
It is the result of the unification of three lots Gothic terraced overlooking the homonymous road, which occurred in later periods (XV and XVIII century), so as to be assimilated to stately mansions of the city of Genoa. It later belonged to the Rivarola Marquises. In the mid-nineteenth century suffered the first splitting up.
The building is located in the oldest part of the historic center. On the back of the building there is theancient garden which rises to wide terraced strips, typical of the Ligurian rural landscape. On the top of the hill stands the castle of Chiavari built by the Genoese to control the territories.
La It is located on the main floor Palazzo Ravaschieri has been the subject of a recent careful restoration, both in the structural parts of the building and in the decorative apparatuses. THE'fresco one of the halls to the south is from Carlo Baratta, active at the end of the 18th century in Genoa (see "The Ravaschieri. History and residences of a noble family between Chiavari, Genoa and Naples ", curated by Isabella Lagomarsino, promoted by ADSI Liguria - De Ferrari Editore, Genoa, 2009).
Meeting and cocktails
Full day (4 lounges, 2 rooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, garden)
Apericena (standing, finger food)
Guided tour with cocktails
Guided tour with brunch
Dinner standing (buffet)
Dinner seat (buffet)
Music hall concerts
(with grand piano)
Concert and cocktails
Concert and brunch
Concert and dinner standing (buffet)
Guided city tours of Chiavari (1 now)
Guided tours of the city of Chiavari (2 hours)
Breakfast at Palazzo Ravaschieri
Wedding & events full day
Does not include:
piano use (or any DJ)
road layout (50 m) between S. Giovanni church and Palazzo Ravaschieri
Palazzo Ravaschieri stairs set up
shuttle transport guests from parking to the Church / Municipality
Places of interest nearby
Chiavari, pearl of the Ligurian coast, is located in the Gulf of Tigullio.
It is a small ancient city where the streets of the historic porticoes, from the Middle Ages, with terraced houses painted with unusual colors and decorations, are still very visible and characterize the orthogonal urban structure of the medieval city.
It is possible to widen the itinerary with a guided tour of the city: the itinerary of the ancient medieval arcades, the baroque churches, the 600 palaces, etc ...
In the nearby Blackboard (which is 5 minutes by car) you can visit the ancient borgo dei Fieschi.
Chiavari is 20 minutes by car from Portofino and 30 minutes from Cinque Terre (also reachable by train). The regional capital, Genoa , it is 20 minutes by car (the airport is about 40 km from Chiavari).
Chiavari is equidistant (25 minutes by car) from both Portofino and the Cinque Terre.