Falisia, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Portopiccolo

Welcome to Falisia, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Portopiccolo

"Being here is the wonder" Reiner Maria Rilke

Evoking an Italian Riviera classic, Falisia, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa is nestled in a private bay in the Gulf of Trieste on the romantic Adriatic coast. Set right at the water's edge in the exclusive resort of Portopiccolo, it offers a selection of 58 chic rooms and suites, many with views of the marina. Gourmet restaurant "Cliff" serves unmistakable gourmet Italian cuisine, while "La Piazzetta" is the perfect location for an aperitivo overlooking the marina. For relaxation, Falisia, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, offers an infinity pool in a private white shingle beach and a dedicated wellness and fitness area. Guests may also enjoy the latest addition to the resort - the fabulous Portopiccolo Spa by Bakel, just a few steps from the hotel. A great place for a peaceful and romantic break.

Rooms & Suites

Portopiccolo Resort

More than just a seaside sanctuary with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Trieste, its streets are calm and car-free, yet hide a myriad of things to do and see, with a Yacht Club and private marina, a spa with bespoke treatments, fitness area, Beach Club and Club House, elegant boutiques, art, and design ateliers and the very finest examples of Italian cuisine.

View of boat in marina next to hotel building.
On-Site Dining
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Commitment to Clean

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Cruise Inspired Design

Designed by the famous Studio Lazzarini & Pickering and reminiscent of the interiors of the Italian cruise ships of the early decades of the Twentieth century, the hotel and its modern accommodations are mainly inspired by the work of Gio Ponti, a central figure in the recent history of Italian design and architecture.

Scenic Borgo Destination

Duino Cliffs Nature Reserve

A Dream Landscape

Nestled in the protective embrace of the majestic cliffs known as Falesie, overlooking the Adriatic Sea, Portopiccolo boasts the typical atmosphere and hospitality of an Italian seaside borgo. Set on a secluded stretch of truly unspoiled coastline between the Miramare Castle and the Duino Castle, the borgo consists of zero-impact, sustainable and accessible architecture built into the Duino Cliffs Nature Reserve.


Quintessence of Relaxation

Comfortable Seaside Experience

With teak terraces, an infinity pool, and an exclusive pool lounge area, it's a totally white seaside refuge with elegant huts and comfortable sunbeds from where you can order a drink or a snack. The Falisia Beach Club combines the need for privacy with the pursuit of pleasure, for those who want a life in harmony with nature, in a place where everything is authentically Italian.

Infinity pool with day bed and view of ocean.
Infinity pool with many chaise lounges and sun umbrellas.
Marina with many boats and houses dotted along cliffs.

Portopiccolo Spa

Portopiccolo’s exclusive spa offers you an escape from the pressures of modern life with a minimalist modern design, tranquil atmosphere and immense windows that offer spectacular views over the Gulf of Trieste.

Spa room with multiple massage beds and fireplace with glass mantel in center of room.

Your Wellness and Natural Beauty Oasis

With an intimate and sheltered location high above the North Adriatic Sea, The Portopiccolo Beauty Spa offers a private refuge in which you can treat yourself to world-class beauty treatments.

Indoor pool with floor to ceiling windows of view of outdoor pool.

In & Outdoor Pool

The spa offers you an escape from the pressure of modern life with minimalist modern design, a tranquil atmosphere and enormous windows that offer spectacular views over the Gulf of Trieste.

Spa room with whit e stone floors, walls and seating areas.

Salt Therapy

Sooth your body in the salt cave or dive deep into the saline tank, soak away your stresses in the large indoor and outdoor pools, or experience total relaxation in the SPA’s Wellness Area, created using the local white Karst stone.

Sauna with wooden walls and planks.

Pamper the Mind and Body

Exuding serenity, Portopiccolo Spa boasts an extensive array of calming experiences, including a full hammam with tepidarium, calidarium and frigidarium, Kneipp path, Finnish sauna, and whirlpool bath.

Spa reception area with large desk and columns throughout room.

Bakel Beauty Spa

Through a unique combination of timeless philosophies and innovative techniques, they’ve created a range of exceptional beauty and wellness treatments, each delivered with care by a dedicated team of specialists.

Maxi's Restaurant

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Our Location

Getting Here

Falisia, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Portopiccolo

Località Sistiana 231/M, Portopiccolo, Duino Aurisina, Italy, 34011

Tel: +39 040-9974444
Distance from Property: 132 KM
Phone Number: +39 041-2609260
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Distance from Property: 128 KM
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Distance from Property: 22 KM
Phone Number: +39 0481-773224
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Private Car Service
Limousine/Van Service

Local Shuttle €80


Train Station


Trieste Centrale

Unique Design

When you stay at Falisia you enjoy full access to the Portopiccolo community, from the on-site cafés, restaurants and bars to the curated boutiques and ateliers where you can browse the latest trends in fashion, design and art.


The Lobby

The brass effect detail and a palette of blue and beige in the lobby create a classical but contemporary ocean liner effect.


Reception & Concierge Area

Wide open spaces, every conceivable amenity and a range of thoughtful details all come together to pamper yourself. A sense that this is a place to enjoy your time free from distractions and instead concentrate on what matters in life.

Lobby area hallway with seating areas on each side of carpeted aisle.

Property Details



Fitness Center

Indoor Pool

Outdoor Pool

Hot Tub

Daily Housekeeping

Meeting Space

Bicycle Rental:€150


Watercraft Rental

Water Skiing

Gift Shop

Dry Cleaning Service


Room Service

Wake up Calls

Free Buffet and Full American and Continental and Hot Breakfast

Service Request

Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Allowed.

15 kg max non-refundable fee of EUR 15 per night+EUR 50 per stay

Non-refundable pet fee: €50 Per Stay

Maximum pet weight: 15kgs

Parking Complimentary On-Site Parking
Complimentary Valet Parking
Electric Car Charging Station
Long Term Parking
Policies and Payments

Accepts: Cash,Credit Cards

Contactless mobile payments



Concierge desk service

Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +39 040-9974444

Accessible Hotel Features

Property has elevators

Service Animals are Welcome

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Spa is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

On-Site Restaurants are Accessible

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Flashing Door Knockers

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Environmental Practices

Guest Room Recycling

Electric car charging