Mr. Mazza was an experienced hotelier who started his hotel business in Varazze in 1930. In 1958 Eden Hotel was purchased, and since then there have been five generations running it. Since the 1950s the hotel has been awarded several prizes which prove the Mazza/Pizzo families' vocation for hospitality. From the post-war period to present days the hotel has witnessed the social, tourist and cultural changes that have led from residential tourism to the short-holiday choice. Eden Hotel has readily adapted itself to the new requests offering different tourist packages which range from the "Alta Via" trekking to one-day trips to the nature preserve of Mount Beigua, as well as mountain bike excursions, together with other opportunities from the FIE maps. Sailing or motor boat trips or wonderful scubadiving in the Ligurian sea, as well as to the discovery of the oil tanker Haven wreck. The hotel is also a famous meeting point for sporty people, bikers, runners and also jeepers.