In 1997, Unesco named the Amalfi Coast of Italy an outstanding example of a Mediterranean landscape. The mountains plunging into the sea and shoreline dotted with picturesque seaside villages make this Italian destination a favorite. The area is also home Amalfi Coast hotels and resorts that are some of the most luxurious in Italy. If you are planning a trip anytime soon, explore these luxury hotels on the Amalfi Coast.

Il San Pietro di Positano

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Positano is known as the “pearl” of the Amalfi Coast. Because of this, the  Il San Pietro di Positano is one of the Amalfi Coast hotels that is a favorite for visiting celebrities and well-heeled travelers. The hotel sits atop a tiered cliff overlooking the ocean.

The rooms nestle into the cliffside and feature a unique design and understated luxury. Premier rooms and suites have their own terraces overlooking the sea for the ultimate in luxury. The resort also features a private beach and numerous dining options. If you wish to explore the sea further, the hotel offers its own private Morgan 44 yacht for full or half day charters.

Hotel Eden Roc

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Also located in Positano is the Hotel Eden Roc. This boutique hotel offers a friendly, intimate getaway for its guests. Its 25 rooms and suites all offer exquisite sea views. After a busy day of sight-seeing, relax in the hotel’s spa and steam baths or get a massage at the on-site massage center. In addition to the on-site Adamo ed Eva Restaurant, one of the most esteemed in Positano, the hotel offers a relaxing wine bar. This is definitely one to consider when looking at luxury hotels on the Amalfi Coast.

Belmond Hotel Caruso

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This landmark hotel resides a startling 1000 feet high on a cliff overlooking the sea. It’s one of the most sought-after hotels in the charming town of Ravello.

This former 11th-century palace boasts all the worldly luxuries anyone could desire. Marbled hallways lead to rooms brimming with antiques and paintings by old masters. Cascading down the mountain, past lemon groves and olive vines, is Ravello, the mesmerising ‘city of music’. Paradise, found.

The Belmond Hotel Caruso leaves no detail missed. From the century-old garden to the marble walkways and heated infinity pool, it is truly an exceptional addition to this list of Amalfi Coast hotels.

Villa Tre Ville

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Next, on our list of luxury hotels on the Amalfi Coast, the Villa Tre Ville offers five-star luxury across its complex of four villas. Rooms and suites offer amenities such as private balconies, terraces, gardens, and plunge pools. The hotel was once the residence of Franco Zeffirelli, Italy’s famed opera and film director. The hotel’s restaurant offers al fresco dining with sweeping views of Positano and the sea. Guests can stop in the Club Lounge anytime through the day for light snacks and beverages. The Salon offers handcrafted drinks and light bites to hotel guests under vine laden arbors in a unique Positano-style space.

Le Sirenuse

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This intimate hotel was formed in 1951 when four brothers from Naples converted their summer residence into a hotel. Le Sirenuse has been able to provide an upscale experience for its guests while maintaining the relaxed atmosphere the region is known for. The hotel is widely regarded as one of Italy’s top seaside hotels.

In addition to luxurious rooms and suites, the on-site Michelin-starred La Sponda restaurant offers a top-notch dining experience featuring fresh, local ingredients.

Additionally, guests can enjoy the hotel’s lemon tree surrounded pool overlooking the sea and the full-service spa. All this right in the midst of Positano’s city center.

Every traveler needs a trip to this area on their bucket list. Be sure to try one or more of these luxury hotels on the Amalfi Coast during your trip. To continue planning your trip, explore even more with our article on Luxury Travel to Italy’s Amalfi Coast.