You’ve likely seen the postcards that center on the silly beautiful cliff-top villages of the famed Amalfi Coast. Here’ a secret; those pictures live up to their implied beauty.
You’ve likely seen the postcards that center on the silly beautiful cliff-top villages of the famed Amalfi Coast. Here’ a secret; those pictures live up to their implied beauty. The jagged Lattari Mountains plunge into the Mediterranean, providing a dramatic backdrop to terraced lemon groves and whitewashed villages that cling to precipitous slopes. A narrow corniche traces the coastline from Sorrento east to the magical hill town of Ravello, an unhurried escape enhanced by a delightful summer music festival.
Map of Positano
Popular accommodations in Positano
Superbly located in the center of the wonderfully picturesque town of Positano and with a spectacular stunning bay view, the multi-award-winning le Sirenuse Hotel is a beautiful 18th century villa offering a sophisticated and elegant atmosphere. This magical hotel features Michelin-starred restaurant, La Sponda, and the refined le Sirenuse Spa. Open April through October.
Hotel Buca di Bacco
Across the street from the Spiaggia Grande beach, this refined, long-standing hotel is also a half-mile from the Grotta dello Smeraldo sea cave and 10 miles from Amalfi Cathedral.
The bright and elegant rooms have hand-painted tiles and colorful decor and come with free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, and minibars. Most have balconies and sea views, and upgraded rooms add sitting areas. Room service is available.