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When you arrive on the Amalfi Coast, you know you’re somewhere special. As you descend into the town of Amalfi you’ll spot places that you’ll want to return to for leisurely coffee, or to peek inside promising shops selling art and trinkets.
In the centre of the town is the Cathedral of St Andrew, which sits atop a grand staircase leading up to the cathedral.Be sure to stop to admire the architecture. The highlight of the cathedral must be the Chiostro del Paradiso, a cloister with a serene garden that invites you to take a gentle stroll before returning to the narrow streets.
Amalfi has a lovely selection of beaches for stretching out on when you’ve spent hours traversing the snaking streets and alleys. Marina Grande is the main beach with bright, cheerful parasols to catch some shade from the summer sun and there are cafes along the beach so you don’t have to wander far for snacks and drinks. From the nearby harbour, take a boat to Emerald Grotto or Furore Fjord, or visit the isle of Capri, with its Piazzetta Square and boutique shopping.
The abundant lemon trees and olive groves inspire the local menus. Don’t forget to sample the limoncello, and of course, traditional Italian gelato that comes in an array of tempting flavours. In fact, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to dining in Amalfi, whether it’s fine dining that takes your fancy or something more casual in a seafront eatery.
Make the most of your location to venture further along the coast and discover other towns, too, including Positano and Ravello. The latter has a simply stunning open air theatre, so check and see if there any performances before you visit. You won’t be disappointed to spend an evening in this beautiful setting.
With its terrific views across the Bay of Naples to the imposing Mount Vesuvius, Sorrento is another appetising day trip from Amalfi.
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Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Positano Town Hall and Church of Santa Maria Assunta. Positano Tourist Office and Positano Ferry are also within 15 minutes.
Nestled on the beach, this Maiori hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Maiori Beach and Roman Villa. Villa Rufolo is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.
This family-friendly Ravello hotel is located on the waterfront, within 1 mi (2 km) of St. Trofimena Cathedral, Roman Villa, and Villa Rufolo. Cathedral of Amalfi is 2 mi (3.2 km) away.
This family-friendly Positano hotel is located on the waterfront, within a 15-minute walk of Piazza dei Mulini, Spiaggia Grande, and Positano Tourist Office. Church of Santa Maria Assunta is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) away.
Located in Amalfi, this beachfront hotel is in the historical district, just steps from Cloister of Paradise and Cathedral of Amalfi. Villa Rufolo and Roman Villa are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Located in the heart of Ravello, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Church of San Giovanni del Toro and Villa Rufolo. Roman Villa and Cathedral of Amalfi are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Located in Positano City Centre, this hotel is steps from Piazza dei Mulini and Church of Santa Maria Assunta. Positano Tourist Office and Positano Ferry are also within 10 minutes.
Hotel Poseidon is nestled amid hills on the Amalfi Coast, overlooking Positano harbor. Guests can walk 10 minutes through the town center, past charming shops and the towering Byzantine church, to glamorous Spiaggia Grande beach - where they can sunbathe or catch a water taxi to explore the coast.