5 Luxury Hotels on the Amalfi Coast / By Tony Bar / New York / Janbolat Khanat / Almaty /
TRAVEL EXCLUSIVE NEWS / New York
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.