Hotel Santa Caterina

Neapolitan Riviera, Amalfi Coast

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  • 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. 

Opening Times:
08:00 - 19:00.

Opening Dates:
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.

Fitness Centre

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.

Transfer time

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.


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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. 

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Anca G, Bucharest, Romania

Tripadvisor review Jun 13 2024
Very beautiful place with a fabulous view. Very clean room, very good food, impeccable service. You really feel like you're on holliday here. Perfect for the honeymoon or for the first pension. This...
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Died and gone to heaven!

orchardhouse313, Delray Beach, Florida

Tripadvisor review May 30 2024
Amazing amazing hotel. From the moment you arrive it’s like you have landed in a parades . The food the service the overall quality is embraced at this facility. We spent three nights I would have...
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