Villa Cimbrone, Amalfi Coast
|Via Santa Chiara, 26, Ravello, 84010, Amalfi Coast, Salerno, Campania, ITALY.|
Description: Villa CimbroneThe Villa is a charming and extensive complex whose architecture and interior design is stylish and tasteful. The vibrant atmosphere, together with the breathtaking beauty of the place has attracted famous politicians and aristocrats and become an inspiration for many artists as well as a meeting place for English people on the Amalfi Coast including the infamous Bloomsbury group.
Over the years, the Villa has hosted illustrious names from science and the arts, from Forster to DH Lawrence, Strachey to Keynes, Crick to Piaget, Elliot and Woolf. It has also hosted the Duke of Kent, Churchill and Hilary Clinton.
Today it provides a unique setting for visitors seeking rest and relaxation or inspiration. Few can remain unmoved by its charm and magic.
Type of rooms: Villa Cimbrone2 Suites
3 Junior Suites
3 Standard Doubles
6 Double Superior
4 Double Deluxe
1 Single Room
Satellite TV, high speed internet access and whirlpool baths integrate perfectly with antique furniture, frescoed walls, stone fireplaces, rare marble and original turn of the century majolica floor from Vietri.
Additional information: Villa Cimbrone
Dining: attention to detail and an awareness of new international trends combine in the exclusive atmosphere of the restaurant. The greatest care is taken over the quality and freshness of the ingredients, many coming from the Villa's own organic vegetable gardens. The refined cuisine, until recently reserved for hotel guests, is today open to the public serving dishes inspired by the culinary traditions of the Naples region and the Mediterranean.
The historic setting of the restaurant, the cuisine of a great chef, fine service and an excellent wine cellar are some of the features which make lunch or dinner at Villa Cimbrone a unique experience.
Weddings & Special Events: in the open air, in the splendid gardens with breathtaking views, or in the elegant rooms of the Villa: whatever the choice, Villa Cimbrone provides absolutely unique surroundings in which to celebrate one of the happiest days of your life. The impeccable service of the staff and their Mediterranean warmth aims to satisfy your every need, providing made-to-measure details and a personalized service.
And events and conferences in this refined setting can count on comfort and success.
The gardens are open to the public from 9am until sunset. Tickets are 6 euros each.
Discounts are available for groups and children.
Additional facilities and services include: helicopter landing pad, helicopter service (transfers to and from airport), excursions.
Tennis courts are nearby -a 5 minute walk.
Hotel has no private parking; hotel guests get a reduccion in the main parking lots of the town centre.
Hotel can not be reached by car. Hotel is situated in a magnificent secular park, 10 minutes walk from the main centre.
Number of rooms: 19
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1200's/2004.
Period of closure: Nov.-Spring.
Languages spoken: Italian, English, French, German.Smoking policy: no smoking in the rooms or restaurant.
Credit cards accepted: Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Diners.
Restaurant closed: Nov.-Spring.
Open: Apr.06 -Oct.31, same as hotel.
GPS Coordinates: 40° 38' 39.63'' N 14° 36' 40.32'' E
Nearest airport: Naples - 64 km.