Grand Hotel Excelsior, a delight for all senses

Falling sheer into the sea of the Amalfi Coast and boasting a breathtaking location: between the blue of the sea and the turquoise of the sky, the dark green of the forest and the emerald green of the shore.

Here stands proud Grand Hotel Excelsior Amalfi. This hotel, for guests who stay for a few days, is a delight for all senses. Sight enjoys the views over the Amalfi Coast. Taste is tempted by the dishes of Mediterranean cuisine. Smell by the scent of the land and sea. Sound has the echo of silence and Amalfitans joie de vivre. Touch is delighted by the velvet furnishings, the delicacy of flowers, the fresh sea, the softness of croissants in the morning at breakfast.

The 4-stars of Grand Hotel Excelsior shine for a diverse clientele, individuals and couples alike in search of privacy, but also groups getting there for large parties or special occasions. All this always comes with a terrific view over the sea and stands ten minutes away from the centre of Amalfi, the heart of the Divine Coast.

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4 star Hotel
  • Via Papa Leone X, 32
  • 84011, Amalfi, Sorrento Italy

You can’t go wrong. From any window of the rooms at Amalfi’s Grand Hotel Excelsior, you can admire a unique and incredible view over the Amalfi Coast. Its sober and functional rooms are the ideal place to find refuge and intimacy after a day of sun and sea, or after walking in the lovely villages of the coast. The 81 standard rooms, 9 Superior and De Luxe rooms, along with the 4 Junior Suites, feature all the comforts of a 4 star hotel: air conditioning, satellite television, mini bar, hairdryer and direct dial telephone. And  all the rooms have a balcony or terrace with sea view. Superior rooms feature a Jacuzzi bath tub or shower; Deluxe rooms, decorated in Neoclassical style, are perfect to accommodate a family of four, while Junior Suites boast a cozy lounge and a large terrace, making your stay a very special one.

Tatò is the name of the à la carte restaurant of the Grand Hotel Excelsior, and is situated on a large terrace with a view over the town of Amalfi. The Tatò’s cuisine focuses on traditional dishes of Campania and the Amalfi Coast, that is, meat and fish, seasonal vegetables and fruits. The atmosphere is cozy and romantic, often enlivened by a discreet and soft live music, as well as jazz and ambient jam sessions, thus creating a balance between cheerfulness and passion. Moreover, the restaurant Tatò often organizes tasting evenings with wine and products from the Sorrento Peninsula.

The Hotel has two bars at guests’ disposal. One is located by the pool, the Pool Bar Grottino, carved into a cave the rock face, always cool even on hot sunny days. Here you can taste fresh cocktails and drinks, fast meals, salads and fresh grilled fish. The American Bar of the Grand Hotel Excelsior, instead, is a larger bar, ideal for an after dinner or an aperitif before entering the restaurant terrace. Here, expert barmen prepare creative and classic cocktails, suitable for all tastes.

Besides the large swimming pool with solarium overlooking the Amalfi Coast, where you will find the Pool Bar and a number of deck chairs, the Grand Hotel Excelsior also offers the opportunity to access a private beach where you can dive in crystal clear waters hosting colorful fish and coral. The hotel’s Mare Club is a strip of beach directly accessible by a lift carved into the rock or by a shuttle service arranged by the hotel. As well as beach huts, beach umbrellas and chairs, the beach also features a small snack bar and toilets. Another corner of paradise in a context that already offers a warm welcome and enviable hospitality.

The Grand Hotel Excelsior Amalfi is not only a great place for couples and families on holiday, but also a location suitable for large parties and receptions. For example, brides and grooms have a church attached to the hotel or even a terrace where to swear their eternal Love. The inside halls offer plenty of space wrapped in a refined atmosphere, including multicolored tiles and classic furnishings. The Sala Azzurra, boasting deep blue floor and environments inspired by ancient Persia, can accommodate up to 300 people. The Sala Verde, with its panoramic terrace, can host a maximum of 120 people instead. The kitchen of the Grand Hotel Excelsior is always at your disposal to prepare meals of all kinds, both à la carte and buffet, always full of tradition and Mediterranean twists. With the guarantee that, for these special and unique occasions, the expression ‘to be on diet’ … makes little sense.

Customer reviews for Grand Hotel Excelsior

Ideal for a stress-free holiday, wrapped in comfort and in a very familiar atmosphere but always very professional. This is how the hotel is rated by mature and young couples, who are among the most common customers of Grand Hotel Excelsior Amalfi. The location is of course one of the major advantages of the hotel, as well as the well regarded shuttle service to and from the beach. Even families with children express their appreciation for the hotel, especially related to the presence of the pool. The peace and quiet of the place are among its major strengths.

Overall rating: a location suitable for all types of customers, with breathtaking views over the Amalfi Coast and a friendly and efficient reception service.

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