"It was a hot July in 1947. Evita Peron was in Rapallo for a period of rest. To convince her to go in Liguria was the Baron Leonino da Zara. Evita arrived in Sanremo on Saturday, 13 July, shortly after 18, in a black Cadillac. At the Hotel Miramare, there was the Mayor of San Remo that expected her, for the official reception"
( "La Stampa" 29 December 1996)
During period of the "Sanremo Music Festival" , the most famous celebrities, many winners of the singing event and the characters such as: Queen Elena, and all the Royal family, General De Gaulle, Evita Peron, Giacomo Puccini, Fogazzaro, Cristian Barnard and many others, were guests of the hotel .
The Hotel Miramare was built close to the sea between the years 1870 - 1873, in a park of 10,000 square meters with over one hundred of palm trees and tropical plants of absolute rarity. Inside, precious collections of paintings and sculptures, antique furniture and elegant and comfortable rooms.