Covo dei Saraceni Positano, 5 star hotel overlooking Li Galli Islands

Unforgettable as the views it enjoys over the Li Galli archipelago, exclusive as its location directly on the beach Spiaggia Grande, unique as the sea water swimming pool set into the rocks, as luxurious as an Arabian Nights’ style hotel, this is Covo dei Saraceni, 5 star hotel in Positano.

Overlooking the bay and a short walk from the centre of Positano, this 5 star hotel on the Amalfi Coast will pamper you and give you a dream vacation immersed in the charm of one of the most exclusive seaside resorts in Campania.

Summer home of some of the major players in the politics, culture and art scene from all over the world, Covo dei Saraceni was also the movie set of some famous films including Leoni al Sole and Only You. Housed in a typical house of the place and set in the rock of Positano facing the sea, this elegant 19th –century property is characterized by shades of white and large glazed areas from which the sunlight shines through.

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  • Via Regina Giovanna, 5
  • 84017, Positano

In the 66 rooms found at Covo dei Saraceni, from Classic Rooms to Suites, you can breathe the scent of the sea and your view is lost in the horizon at the point where the blue sky is joined to that of the crystal clear sea. Each room is decorated in a Mediterranean style and overlooks the bay of Positano, they are equipped with the latest amenities and spacious bathrooms adorned with ceramics from Vietri sul Mare.

Classic Rooms, simple but elegant, have a comfortable double bed, bathroom with shower in Vietri ceramics and a large outdoor area overlooking the beach of Positano with table and chairs from which to enjoy beautiful sea views. Junior Suites with balcony instead, are characterized by a Ogliara terracotta floor and a large open space with sleek wood paneling that separate the living area with stylish sofas and armchairs from the sleeping area. The Junior Suites with terrace offer guests a large terrace facing the sea elegantly furnished with table and chairs, perfect for a romantic candlelight dinner. Also Junior Suites boast Vietri ceramic bathrooms with a relaxing Jacuzzi tub.

The 3 Deluxe Junior Suites stand out for some exclusive comforts: one is equipped with a Finnish sauna, one with a Jacuzzi overlooking the sea and the third one has a relaxing Jacuzzi in the room. Their living area and bedroom are emnriched with precious woodwork, spacious balconies overlooking the sea equipped with tables and chairs and sun loungers as well as fine Ogliara terracotta floors. Unique in its kind, the Deluxe Junior Suite charms guests with stunning views over the Li Galli archipelago and a private salt water pool on the terrace overlooking the sea. The rooms are tastefully furnished, have been cleverly designed to enhance natural light and embellished with an elegant marble bathroom.

The epitome of Covo dei Saraceni is the Suite Incanto, a spacious apartment overlooking the sea of Positano. This suite features an outdoor pool with sea views and a large terrace lounge, has two bedrooms and two marble bathrooms.

Covo dei Saraceni’s restaurants and bars stand out for their menus rooted in local cuisine and presentations with great attention to detail. Covo dei Saraceni Restaurant welcomes guests in the beautiful surroundings of a waterfront terrace and serves dishes that are “Food for the soul”, while at the Brasserie, with a more informal but equally impressive location, you can enjoy quick snacks as well as the best pizza in Positano. The bouganville hall instead awaits guests every morning with a rich international breakfast buffet including cupcakes, croissants, cakes, juices, and a wide selection of hot beverages. Finally, Bar del Covo allows guests to admire the sea while sitting on plush sofas while sipping a cocktail or a long drink.

In a prime location, set like a gem in the rock, the saltwater pool of Covo dei Saraceni emerges in all its beauty. With its poolside loungers overlooking the Mediterranean and impeccable service at the bar, this place is perfect for relaxing in the sun and admire the charm of Li Galli archipelago, or swim to cool off on hot summer days.

Customer reviews for Hotel Covo dei Saraceni

Charming, great holidays, small acts of kindness that impress you for the rest of your life, not to be missed, a paradise. Here’s how some guests described their stay at Hotel Covo dei Saraceni in Positano. Booked by both young and mature couples, this luxury hotel on the Amalfi Coast is particularly appreciated for its strategic location directly on the beach of Positano, for the enchanting sea water swimming pool overlooking the sea and the breathtaking views enjoyed from the rooms and suites. Many people say that they will surely come back to this hotel and they also appreciate the kindness and professionalism of the staff, the hearty breakfast with a wide selection of sweet and savory foods, as well as the availability of a Sky decoder in each room. The only negative note: the pool is closed in the evening, as if it could be used it would be one of the hotel’s pluses, to admire the Amalfi Coast in the glow of the evening.

In short: Luxury and elegance in the heart of Positano, the perfect place for daydreaming.

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