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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 24 February 2016

This was literally a once in a lifetime vacation! Everything from the villa, the views, to the day trips, to the unforgettable food, to the wonderful activities Vincenzo arranged for us, everything was awesome! I cannot say enough good things about this place and the owner. There were 6 adults and 2 children (5 and 7) that went for my...

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Wantagh, New York
Reviewed 27 October 2015

I had relatives who raved about this villa after their visit two years ago, but I was completely unprepared for the spectacular beauty of the place. This villa, built along a cliff path, was built with love, care and attention to detail. From the beautiful vegetation, growing all around, to the amazing view of the sea, to the pool and...

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Savannah, Georgia
Reviewed 15 October 2015

The most beautiful views of any place we have ever stayed!! Vincenzo's attention to detail results in a wonderful experience. Our Day Trips were well organized and very enjoyable. Our drivers were careful and considerate, especially David. There were 8 of us including our 7 and 5 yr. old grandsons. The families at the pasta factory and gelato shop were...

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Severna Park, Maryland
Reviewed 8 September 2015

An unforgettable experience in a one-of-a-kind location, carved into the side of a mountain overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea in the Amalfi Coast. Stunning views, excellent service, and intimate tours where you are treated as if you are part of the family. I cannot say enough about our host Vincenzo who arranged for and delivered one incredible experience after another. If...

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Aurora, Canada
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Outstanding, spectacular and very, very special are words we have been using when asked how our trip to the Amalfi Coast was. We chose La Grotta dei Fichi, as it was recommended by friends who have stayed multiple times. It was all that we hoped it would be, and much much more. We were 2 families (5 + 4) staying...

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 13 August 2015

This review is not for La Grotta dei Fichi, as we were not able to stay there since it was booked for our desired week. In spite of this, Vincenzo offered his assistance with planning our vacation, and we accepted based on previous reviews of his services. We traveled with another family (total 4 adults and 4 children ages 7-11),...

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Pelham, New York
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Photos can only begin to do justice to this marvelous place. A three-bedroom villa carved into a cliff side, it is an unforgettable location for a vacation, perfect for a large family or two or three couples. The views are as spectacular as any on the Amalfi Coast. You have the place entirely to yourselves: a pool, a dozen private...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 24 June 2015

There is a reason the Grotta dei Fichi has only 5 star excellent ratings. The week was more than expected. Vincenzo could not do enough for us. His recommendations were all wonderful, from the private boat around Capri to spaghetti factory tour and lunch. On the last day he arranged for car service and interpreter to take us to Postiglione...

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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 13 June 2015

We had a great time at la Grotta dei Fichi! Proprietor Vincenzo Tripani is a gracious host. the food is excellent (esp. his signature pizza with ricotta & lemon zest), the views are breathtaking, the history of how the villa was built is fascinating, travel to Sorrento & Positano is convenient, the accommodations are comfortable, and the wish to go...

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Reviewed 13 May 2015

The grotta is a spectacular place to vacation. Every room in the villa has a view of the sea. The gracious host is there to make your stay perfect, offering recommendations for activities and restaurants. He also provides a "pizza extravaganza." This is a place you will not easily forget.

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Exclusive villa rental (sleeps up to 8 people) located on the Amalfi Coast, in a unique position carved from the cliff wall which falls sheer down to the sea. Its location, halfway between Sorrento and Positano (each less than 4 miles away),gives you immediate access to all the Coast’s major attractions. You will enjoy stunning sea views, a private pool, gym, sauna, vegetable garden, sundeck, grotto-bar, pizza oven, concierge service, Wine & Food Experiences. ... more   less 

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Address: Meta Amalfi, 80063 Piano di Sorrento, Italy
Region: Italy > Campania > Province of Naples > Piano di Sorrento
Number of rooms: 5
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“Each room is set up differently. You really just have to be there, then pick out your rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles coloradomichelle, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Due to the nature of the property, the Villa is not suitable for children unless monitored 24/7.”
 of 5 bubbles Canadian99, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“This is a Villa so the questions geared to Hotels don't apply.”
 of 5 bubbles 553shirleyc, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles 106udayp, 12 Jun 2015 | Read review
“The Annex does not have a swimming pool or a fitness center,but the main villa does.”
 of 5 bubbles 77pege, 4 Jun 2014 | Read review
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