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Hotel California

#17 of 39 Hotels in Positano
Certificate of Excellence
07/06/2017 08/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 3 September 2013

We stayed at this hotel for four nights and the family run hotel was in a great position with lovely views of Positano. The rooms were large and clean and everything about our stay was wonderful. The breakfast was particularly great eating it on the balcony overlooking the bay. Would highly recommend.

Thank KELLY040251
Reviewed 31 August 2013

It was our first time to the Amalfi Coast, and Positano, and wanted to make sure it was the best experience possible. AND IT WAS!! With so many hotels in Positano, and all of the talk of the hundreds of steps it was a lot of work trying to find the right one. With the help of google maps, we...

2Thank greatcdn
Reviewed 21 August 2013

My partner and I had 3 nights at the hotel this week and could not fault anything. Maria the owner, Guiseppe, Maria and all the other staff were fantastic and met any request we had with a smile. Rooms were clean and roomy and the views from the balcony fantastic. We had a top floor room and had no road...

2Thank 17prices
Ettalong Beach, Australia
Reviewed 7 August 2013

This is a great Hotel with the best view of Positano imaginable Big old fashioned rooms with many of them having large decks.Maria runs the Hotel and is a font of knowledge on all things Positano,she arranged a meal for us one evening up the very top of one of the hills back of Hotel ,a great night.it really is...

Thank Euan R
Reviewed 4 August 2013

My husband and I stayed in this hotel in mid July 2013. This hotel overlooks beautiful Positano and is within walking distance of the town center. Rooms are spacious, simple and clean. Breakfast was served on their lovey terrace overlooking the bay. Staff were more than willing to help with suggestions of where to go and how to get there....

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Nashville, TN
Reviewed 30 July 2013

We arrived at the hotel, later than expected, and needed immediate assistance with stowing our rent car (The road is in front of the hotel is narrow and one way) the staff came right away to assist and help us up with our luggage. Check-in was a breeze and we were taken to our 3rd floor sea view room. The...

1Thank nsvlbimmerguy
New York City, New York
Reviewed 29 July 2013

My husband and I stayed here in early July and were greeted by Maria at the front desk as well as Antonio. They were very friendly and patient with as as we had 1000 questions about restaurant recommendations, hiking information and bus schedules. Our room was overlooking beautiful Positano. The room is simple and elegant. Very clean and had plenty...

1Thank Shopgirl1995
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Reviewed 27 July 2013

We arrived at Albergo California and were greeted by Maria and shown to our large room on the ground floor. We were given information about cost and trips which Maria was happy to book. Every time we entered the hotel we were greeted by the staff who were interested in what we had done and happy to impact any more...

Thank JABGoldCoast
Reviewed 23 July 2013

We arrived at the hotel only to be told that they did not have a reservation for us and had been turning away clients with Getaroom.com reservations for the past two months. There is some kind of fundamental breakdown in communications between getaroom.com and this property, whereby the hotel is not receiving any information or payment from getaroom.com, even though...

3Thank wanderlust510
Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2013

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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Hotel California

Address: Via Cristoforo Colombo 141, 84017, Positano, Italy
Region: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Positano
Price Range: $231 - $423 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel California 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Hotel Albergo California Positano
Hotel California Positano
Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Positano
#7 Family Hotel in Positano
#11 Romantic Hotel in Positano
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“All rooms have sea views - ask for a balcony and to be on 2nd or 3rd floor”
LizB918, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I would never want to stay there again.”
terryk553, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There is no lift so if that is a problem, ask for a room on a lower level”
QueenJL, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upper rooms get the best view.”
NATinSTL, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Views of Positano from the bayside rooms are stunning.”
615ronh, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
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