Bordighera, Italy

Angst Bordighera 1887

Building renovation: Angst Bordighera 1887

Located in Bordighera, Italy, and once known as one of the continent’s most prestigious and opulent destinations, Angst’s former patrons include European Royalty, American Industrialists, and wealthy celebrities. Real estate firm Bizzi & Partners acquired the abandoned property, along with the site’s two historic structures, for a total of 130,000 square feet. Once completed, this iconic building will regain its appeal and attract its prestigious clientele.

Natural charm and landmarked architecture

The building renovation and redevelopment process will introduce modern design and amenities while maintaining its historic significance and integrity by preserving the unit physical features of the construction, including its extensive botanical gardens that will be fully restored to their former grandeur. The renovation aims to revitalize a luxury building while preserving its historical architectural elements and landscape details.

Connected to worldwide destinations

Bordighera is only 40 minutes from the Nice International Airport and one hour from the Genova International Airport, making it a convenient residential location or vacation destination for the discerning European and international clientele. The city is also in the process of doubling the size of its marina to provide improved access for those arriving by private or commercial ship.

The uniqueness of Italian landscapes

Bordighera enjoys a mild Mediterranean climate with approximately 300 sunny days per year. The local beaches and seafront have received the “Blue Flag” award of excellence and the town is known for its beautiful gardens, including the extensive Pallanca Exotic Garden. The Angst Bordighera 1887 guarantees convenient access to internationally acclaimed entertainment destinations, including Monte Carlo and San Remo. Other nearby attractions include high-profile events such as the Monaco Grand Prix, the Cannes Film Festival, and Genova’s Yacht & Boat Exhibition. The building renovation project represents one of the most important and heartfelt investments of the real estate firm Bizzi & Partners.

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Tectoo is a recently founded architectural design studio. It was born from the experience of Susanna Scarabicchi, a former partner of Renzo Piano Building Workshop (RPBW). The studio focuses on community redevelopment, sense of space, and design quality.