- Enjoy spectacular views of the breathtaking Amalfi coast
- Have your every whim catered for in five star surroundings
- Lounge in style on the private beach jetty with an ice cold cocktail
- Treat yourself to an array of culinary delights from the award winning onsite restaurants
Perched on the rugged cliffside of the spectacular Amalfi coast, Hotel Santa Caterina is a statuesque and grand Italian villa, and the very essence of luxurious, elegant travel. Built in the early 19th Century, the beautiful building gazes down at the historic marina set in the pristine, turquoise blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea.
Walking into this hotel you’ll find exquisite fabrics, elegant furniture and old school glamour. And much like the five star surroundings, the hotel prides itself on five star service. Be prepared to be spoiled by the super attentive staff and famously warm Italian hospitality.
Both dining options available are divine and the proud owners of multiple prestigious culinary awards. The hotel also boasts an exclusive beach club that you’ll find at the end of a winding, olive tree lined path, or short elevator ride away. Here you can lounge on the sun kissed deck and take in the sights and sounds of this stunning shoreline.
Hotel child prices apply to ages 2–12 years.The hotel has 67 rooms.This hotel is not suitable for guests with limited mobility.
Bars & Restaurants
Bar La Terrazza
Escape the midday sun for a light afternoon bite or indulge in one of the hotel’s famous limoncellos, a handcrafted lemon liqueur, at this chic terrace bar overlooking the sea.
Restaurant Al Mare
Perched on an ornamental terrace overlooking the private beach club, this informal eatery is the perfect spot to enjoy freshly grilled fish and mouthwatering pizza, while watching the sunset above the rugged shoreline.
Restaurant Santa Canterina
A regular feature in several world famous restaurant guides, this is a dining experience not to be missed. Serving traditional Italian fare with a creative, contemporary flair, this is the kind of food you will remember for years to come. The view out over the Mediterranean Sea is just as exquisite as the food so book early to snap up one of the highly exclusive window tables.
Il Grottino Bar
Relax with a drink a the Il Grottino Bar, which sits on the fairy-lit terrace overlooking the coast. The bar blends into the cliff face, and is a truly delightful spot for an aperitif as you watch the twinkling lights of the bay.
Beach & Pools
Swimming Pool & Beach Club
Reserved exclusively for guests of the Santa Caterina, this sophisticated beach club features a heated pool and a sun-soaked deck overlooking the tranquil, blue sea. Complete with comfortable loungers, parasols and a team of competent attendants, you could easily spend hours enjoying the view from here.
08:00 - 19:00.
Second half of April to October.
Spa & Wellness
Cleanse the body and rejuvenate your soul at the luxury spa. What makes this little slice of heaven even more special is the fact that all their products are made using local Mediterranean herbs and citrus fruits. So you will be left feeling revitalised and smelling incredible.
Work out while admiring an incredible view at the state of the art gym. It’s equipped with all the latest machinery and free weights and offers an array of classes led by the team of highly trained professionals.
Activities & Entertainment
Shuttle bus to the centre of Amalfi
A complimentary shuttle bus runs to and from the centre of Amalfi (about 800 metres away).
Parking & Wifi
Complimentary onsite parking is available for guests of the hotel.
Free Wifi access is available throughout the hotel premises.
About the location
Located in beautiful Amalfi, the Hotel Santa Caterina is ideal for guests wanting to enjoy everything this upmarket town has to offer. It’s home to iconic colourful and terracotta buildings which spill up the hillside and overlook the sparkling Mediterranean below. Wander through its historic streets and admire the architecture before stopping off in one of many fine dining restaurants which cater to the town’s luxury crowd.
For the ultimate relaxation, indulge in the traditional Italian art of people watching from a street side café, coffee in hand. Spend long days on the golden sands of the beach below, or head into the olive groves and lemon orchards which surround the town.
Hotel Santa Caterina is an hour and 45 minutes’ drive from Naples Airport.
Twin Balcony Partial Sea View
Max 3 adults
Twin Balcony Partial Sea View Rooms are all individually decorated with crisp, white furnishings and colourful ceramics from Vietri. They enjoy side sea views from the balcony facilities include air conditioning, satellite TV, telephone, internet access, minibar, safe, hairdryer and a bathtub.
Executive Partial Sea View Balcony
Max 3 adults
Executive Partial Sea View Rooms offer more space measuring 25m² and a balcony.
Superior Front Sea View Balcony
Max 2 adults
Front Sea View Rooms are located in a quieter position with sea views from the balcony.
Deluxe Double Front Sea View Balcony
Max 3 adults
Deluxe Double Front Sea View Rooms are elegantly decorated with antique furniture and have lovely front sea views from the balcony.
Junior Suite Front Sea View Balcony
Max 3 adults
Junior Suites have a balcony or terrace with views over the sea and Amalfi.
Executive Junior Suite Front Sea View Terrace
Max 3 adults
Executive Junior Suites have stunning views over Amalfi and the sea from their large balcony or terrace.
Regular Suite Front Sea View Balcony
Max 3 adults
Regular Suites have a separate living room and bedroom, with sea views from the balcony or terrace.
Special Suite Front Sea View Balcony
Max 3 adults
Special Suites are also available at the hotel and include the Honeymoon Suite, Follia Amalfitana, Chalet Giulietta & Romeo and Il Torrino. These are available on request; please call for more information and to book.
Based on 1198 traveller reviews
95% of travellers recommended this hotel
What to expect
“ A place of class, elegance and beauty
shamy77, Urmston, United Kingdom
Oct 13 2020
This was our final stop for 2 nights after our visit to Sorrento and Capri for my fianc?????s 50th birthday. As soon as we arrived we were accompanied into reception and luggage taken by the porter to...
This was our final stop for 2 nights after our visit to Sorrento and Capri for my fianc?????s 50th birthday. As soon as we arrived we were accompanied into reception and luggage taken by the porter to be sent to our room. Check in was easy and staff were welcoming. We were shown to our room and were then treated to some fresh strawberries and chocolate. We also had 2 complimentary bellinis, I would recommend them! We had the sea view room (40) and if you can upgrade to this room I strongly recommend it. The view is amazing. There is a shuttle bus that takes you into Amalfi until midnight. We used this facility often and it???s definitely a benefit as you are away from the hustle and bustle of the town but can visit any any time during the day. Breakfast was continental buffet or hot food made to order. The bar area was lit by candles at night and was very pretty. We treated ourselves to full body massages at the spa on our last day, pre booking is recommended. Andreina de risi was an amazing masseuse. We asked for a medium strength massage with lemon oils to loosen our tired muscles from walking. If you are looking to unwind, I would definitely recommend it! We also visited the main restaurant for our last meal and we were definitely not disappointed. With a pianist in the corner of the restaurant creating a romantic and relaxed atmosphere. The staff were attentive, helpful and friendly. We had the chateaubriand and was not disappointed. The room was cleaned a couple of times throughout the day and slippers and water on the side of the bed left by the maids at night. We never got to use the pool area as we didn???t have the best of weathers but we did take some pictures and can see it being a great place to relax in the heat. If you are considering a luxurious stay in Amalfi, this is the hotel to be. Thank you Santa Caterina.
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“ Romantic break in a perfect setting
DeanW, London, United Kingdom
Sep 25 2020
We arrived by car at the impressive front of the hotel in the late afternoon having driven from Naples, climbed Vesuvius and explored Pompeii. The attentive door staff arranged a parking space for...
We arrived by car at the impressive front of the hotel in the late afternoon having driven from Naples, climbed Vesuvius and explored Pompeii. The attentive door staff arranged a parking space for the car and escorted or luggage to the reception where we were warmly welcomed to the hotel and checked in to an impressive room with a spectacular patio including views looking 180?? out to sea and over the dramatically sloping hotel grounds. We settled in to the room with complimentary tasty treats. As we were spending two nights in this amazing hotel, we unpacked and absorbed the luxurious surroundings including an impressive ensuite bathroom. We booked our dinner at the hotel Michelin starred restaurant to celebrate our anniversary and explored the hotel gardens leading down to the pool area and direct access to the sea. The evening dinner was a real treat and the sommelier suggested the perfect Prosecco to accompany the gastronomic extravaganza. In the morning we took an early swim before breakfast in both the Mediterranean and the hotel pool. Breakfast was in the form of a well presented buffet with some special dishes including eggs done to taste ordered from the attentive waiters. Due to Covid we had to wear face masks when leaving the table to peruse the buffet but that is what you would expect in these times. From the hotel we walked the 7 miles to Ravello with beautiful views form the Cimbrone Gardens. One of the best hotels we have ever stayed in... bliss.
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