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Covo dei Saraceni

5 Star Hotels

Via Regina Giovanna, 5 - Positano - See map

Covo dei Saraceni

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4.5/5 TripAdvisor Traveler Rating Based on 640 recensioni »
Budget Luxury
Covo dei Saraceni 5 Star Hotels Positano

Positano Dreaming...

Three reasons to book here:

  1. Rooms with hot tubs, terraces with private pools, and Positano at your feet
  2. A dreamy infinity pool
  3. The restaurant's excellent traditional cuisine

Covo dei Saraceni - Positano

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There are few hotels on the Amalfi Coast that better represent the essence of this magical stretch of seaside - its bright colors, resort atmosphere, flower scented breeze, and easy elegance - than the Covo dei Saraceni, a five star hotel in Positano with suites and terraces overlooking the Mediterranean, sumptuous traditional dishes served in the restaurant, and scenic swimming pools.

The Colors of Positano

Stepping into the rooms and suites of the Covo dei Saraceni is like entering an elegant Mediterranean home. The interiors are furnished with care in the unique Amalfi Coast style, including lively majolica tiles from Vietri in the bathrooms, but with the maximum of luxury and comfort. Each suite has its own private pool on the outdoor terrace. It's like a dream come true!

Two swimming pools, one of which an infinity pool looking over the sea, beach, and colorful houses of Positano. Both are surrounded by comfortable loungers and sun beds, and have heated water in the cooler months. What could be better?

The Best of Amalfi Cuisine

A vacation on the Amalfi Coast isn't complete without a generous sampling of the famed local cuisine. For this reason, Covo dei Saraceni takes it upon themselves to provide guests a veritable gastronomic paradise.
The Covo dei Saraceni restaurant has a jaw-dropping view, but even that isn't enough to distract from the parade of dishes coming out of their gourmet kitchen. Made with the best ingredients from the Amalfi Coast and presented with care, accompanied by a bottle of wine from their large cellar. The hotel also boasts a poolside cafe for a light lunch or dinner al fresco, or La Brasserie on the beach for a quick bite of Positano's best pizza in between dips in the sea.

Covo dei Saraceni: Services

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Outdoor facilities
Swimming pool
Free Wi-fi
Air Conditioning
Room service
Safety deposit box
Satellite TV
Hair dryer
Bathroom with bathtub
Bathroom with hydromassage bath
Room with private pool
Room with private terrace
Heated pool
Food and drink
Cocktail bar
Snack bar
Cooking courses
Reception 24h
Baby sitter

What former guests say about Covo dei Saraceni

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Covo dei Saraceni: TripAdvisor reviews®

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4.5/5 TripAdvisor Traveler Rating Based on 640 recensioni »

Honeymoon issues

3/5 18 January 2016

We stayed here as a part of our honeymoon and wanted a really great room. I decided that I wanted the room with the "jacuzzi" tub on the balcony. In America jacuzzis are HOT. When we arrived we were... more »

Gorgeous & Ideal location

5/5 18 January 2016

Absolutely beautiful hotel! Great service! Great food!! I traveled with 3 friends and we all had our own rooms. Everyone of us LOVED our rooms and each was decorated differently. It is also right on... more »

Great Location, less than desirable service

3/5 19 December 2015

The hotel is beautifully situated at the base of Positano. Its location is fantastic as you are assured a downhill return from almost every activity. The rooms offer incredible views but are very... more »

Covo dei Saraceni: Location

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Hotel Covo dei Saraceni overlooks the beach of Positano and is within easy driving distance of all the most celebrated destinations on the Amalfi Coast, including Amalfi, Furore, Ravello, and Atrani. The archeological sites of Pompei, Herculaneum and Paestum, Mount Vesuvius and the city of Naples are all no more than an hour's drive away.

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