Best hotels overlooking the sea on the Amalfi Coast
From the charming hotel overlooking the Bay of Positano old Art Nouveau villa via the “gem” nestled on the Lattari Mountains that enchanted Wagner and Greta Garbo, Trivago has compiled a top ten list of the best facilities with breathtaking views
Is there a more romantic place in Paris where you can spend an unforgettable weekend, perhaps admiring from the City of Lights and Tour Eiffeil having dinner by candlelight? It exists, and it is the Amalfi Coast, “balcony” overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea, for its beauty and its natural and topographical characteristics is a UNESCO World Heritage List.
All sixteen municipalities (Amalfi, Atrani, Cava de ‘Tirreni, Cetara, Conca dei Marini, Furore, Maiori, Minori, Positano, Praiano, Raito, Ravello, Sant’Egidio del Monte Albino, Scala, Sunsets, Vietri sul Mare) that are located in the province of Salerno, the stretch of coast between the Gulf same name and that of Naples, are worth a visit, because each of them has different and unique landscape and cultural characteristics. Hotels are not lacking, of course, and there are solutions for all tastes and all budgets. However, if you are looking for a truly stunning hotel, where you can admire the most beautiful sunset of your life, that combines the excellence of hospitality in a stunning setting (not to mention a top level cuisine), then take a look at the 10 proposals.
Five Hotel Casa Angelina Praiano stars of great charm and design, choose the absolute white to bring out the beauty of the landscape. Among the services available to guests is a fitness / wellness center, two swimming pools (indoor and outdoor whirlpool with sun terrace), private beach and romantic restaurant “A plane in the sky”. In Amalfi, however, is one of the best five star hotels reviewed the “Coast”: This is the Santa Caterina, an old Art Nouveau villa surrounded by the blue sea and sky and lush bougainvillea, with private beach and beach club (with seawater pool), where it is compulsory to taste the typical dishes of the Neapolitan cuisine (at the “at sea” restaurant). Le Sirenuse, charming hotel overlooking the Bay of Positano, on the other hand has a history and flavor: created in 1951 by brothers Sersale, who decided to turn their house into a small charming hotel, has 58 rooms and keeps intact the atmosphere of a private house, whose refinement also inspired an eponymous clothing collection and a line of perfumes and beauty products. If you want a hotel overlooking the sea, however, the Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & Spa is the place for you: built on an ancient monastery of 1600 only has 20 accommodations (rooms and suites) that feature original vaulted ceilings and which bear the name of the medicinal plants grown in the garden. The infinity pool, the sloping terraced gardens, a fully equipped spa and fine dining facilities to its range of services offered by this five star hotel is located in Conca dei Marini. In Ravello, the “jewel” perched on the Lattari Mountains which also enchanted Wagner and Greta Garbo, among historical buildings of the eleventh century, is the resounding Belmond Hotel Caruso, furnished with antique furniture which also has a rooftop pool pool with water vaporizers and bars and two excellent restaurants (one on the terrace to enjoy the magnificent views). The frescoes that characterize the structure and dating back to the nineteenth century also inspire a valuable collection of clothing in silk and crepon. Every day the hotel organizes boat tours (free) to explore the Amalfi Coast. Always in Ravello is the Best Western Marmorata, a four-star suitable for the whole family, with its nautical-themed décor will make you live a wonderful relaxing holiday: a private access to the sea, swimming pool with Jacuzzi, free parking, room fitness and meeting room complete the offer of the WB which also serves traditional cuisine. A family run, in typical Mediterranean style, the Hotel Golden Sunset Praiano offers, as the name suggests, an unforgettable panorama that spans Positano, the island “Li Galli” and the stacks of Capri. Each of the 40 rooms, beautifully equipped, is decorated in a different style and many are decorated with artistic ceramics of Vietri. Excellent and cured (even towards those who suffer from food intolerances) cuisine served in the panoramic restaurant. If you want to organize a fairytale wedding – as well as a dream vacation – you can choose the Covo dei Saraceni Hotel, the only five-star hotel on the beach at Positano, in the heart of the shopping street; perched on the steep mountain slopes down to the sea and offers 66 rooms all overlooking the blue, as well as swimming pool with bar, two restaurants, brasseries and boat trips. Vertical sea of Positano Hotel Agaves has equipped beach and private docks reached through a quaint inclined lift, one of a kind, three restaurants, all rooms with balcony or terrace overlooking the sea, fitness, and a full range of services They include weddings “five stars”. Last but not least, the Grand Hotel Convento di Amalfi, nestled on a cliff 80 meters above the sea level, is one of the most evocative of the Amalfi Coast. The five-star, in fact, is a monastery of the thirteenth century and retains – fully restored – the Arab-Norman cloister, the magnificent Lodge and the “Passeggiata dei Monaci” which over the years have made it a point of reference for tourism d ‘ elite. All rooms have private terrace or balcony overlooking the sea, restaurant, or on the private beach, the beach club service, massage room and meeting rooms.
The offer is wide, the choice difficult, but whatever your goal, one thing is certain: you will not be disappointed by the romantic and incomparable beauty of the Amalfi Coast.