Hotel Santa Caterina, Amalfi Coast
|S.S. Amalfitana, 9, Amalfi, 84011, Amalfi Coast, Salerno, Campania, ITALY.|
Description: Hotel Santa CaterinaLocated on a rocky outcrop overlooking the bay of Amalfi, Hotel Santa Caterina is set in a beautiful late 19th century Liberty style villa surrounded by abundant Mediterranean greenery. This luxury boutique hotel has been owned and run by the same family since 1880, and today continues the magnificent tradition of this historic establishment. Hotel Santa Caterina is just one kilometre from the centre of Amalfi, with its harbour and ferry links to Capri, and the hotel offers a regular shuttle service to and from the town.
Hotel Santa Caterina offers guests magnificent views of Amalfi from its terraces and rooms, and is the ideal starting point for visiting this beautiful region. Hotel staff can arrange trips and excursions to the Amalfi Coast, the Bay of Naples and the area of Vesuvius, among many other places. The hotel has two restaurants, one in the main building and the other just above the beach club at sea level. Both serve a range of menus based on the finest Mediterranean cuisine created with local produce and freshly caught fish and seafood. Guests can also take advantage of the Wellness Centre and Spa, which offers an immense range of massages and treatments.
Hotel Santa Caterina has 66 luxurious rooms and suites, all furnished and decorated as befits this magnificent property. The rooms are air-conditioned, come with large king-size beds and feature a range of amenities, including flat-screen TVs, mini-bars and safes. Wired internet connection is free of charge, and all rooms have en-suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries and bathrobes. Supplementary beds or baby cots may be added to some rooms on request.
Type of rooms: Hotel Santa CaterinaStandard, Superior and Deluxe Bedrooms:
Equipped with all the comforts today's guests might require, Hotel Santa Caterina's Standard, Superior and Deluxe rooms feature individually painted majolica paving tiles from Vietri and attractive sea-view balconies (side sea view in Standard rooms and front sea view in Superior and Deluxe rooms).
Junior Suites, Executive Junior Suites, Suites and Senior Deluxe Suites:
With living area, balcony or terrace overlooking the sea of the Amalfi Coast, tiled floors in colourful Majolica from Vietri and antiques, all of Hotel Santa Caterina's wonderfully spacious Suites and Junior Suites are equipped with luxurious Jacuzzi baths in which to enjoy moments of total peace and relaxation.
Villa Santa Caterina, and the recently acquired Villa il Rosso, located amidst the hotel's lush gardens and sweet scented citrus groves, provide guests with exclusive accommodation in beautiful Deluxe rooms, Junior Suites and Executive Junior Suites, all with panoramic terraces and Jacuzzi bathtubs, or in Suites and Senior Deluxe Suites with Jacuzzi and terrace overlooking the sea of Amalfi.
Immersed in the delicate scents of the orange and lemon groves, and with spectacularly panoramic view over the Amalfi Coast, the Follia Amalfitana suite is sure to enchant guests. Here, the white walls create a delightful contrast with the exquisite emerald green of the ceramic floor tiles. The living room opens out on to a large terrace. Among the suite's most appealing features: the sunken jacuzzi pool overlooking the sea and the shell-shaped king size bed.
Chalet Giulietta & Romeo:
The ideal suite for honeymooners, the Chalet Giulietta & Romeo has an intimate, totally private circular terrace for two, with a spectacular view of the sea of Amalfi. The suite is built on two levels, with king sized bedroom and master bathroom with jacuzzi bathtub on the top floor and lounge, second bathroom, and terrace leading out on to a private garden with heated "infinity pool" on the floor below.
All rooms have direct dial telephones, Ethernet, ADSL PC sockets, air-conditioning, heating, safety deposit box, mini-bar, satellite TV, movie channels, balcony or terrace.
A number of rooms connect with others of the same, or different, room category. Advanced booking is necessary so as to be assigned 2 connecting standard rooms, 1 deluxe room connecting to 1 superior room, 1 deluxe room connecting to 1 standard room, or 1 suite connecting to 1 deluxe room.
Additional information: Hotel Santa Caterina
Wired internet is avialable in rooms and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site. Charges apply.
Number of rooms: 66
Official category: 5-star.
Period of closure: November and December.
Languages spoken: Italian, French, English, Spanish, GermanSmoking policy: Non-smoking rooms.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Maestro, CartaSi.
How to get here: By car
For those coming from the South and East: from the A3 motorway take the exit for the centre of Salerno. Turn to the left following indications for Vietri sul Mare and Amalfi and after about 3kms you'll find yourself on the famous Amalfi Coast. Once in Amalfi, follow indications for Positano and, some 700 metres from the centre of Amalfi you'll find Hotel Santa Caterina to your left.
For those coming from the North: from Rome or Naples take the A3 motorway towards Salerno and exit at Vietri sul Mare. Follow indications for Amalfi: once in Amalfi continue for a further 700 metres from the centre in the direction of Positano and you'll find Hotel Santa Caterina to your left. Approximate driving time from Rome: 3hrs 30 mins, from Naples: 1hr 30mins.
A3 motorway exit Vietri sul Mare 20km
A30 motorway exit Salerno 23km
Naples Capodichino Int. airport (NAP) 80km
Rome Fiumicino Int. airport (FCO) 280km
GPS Coordinates: 40° 37' 46.16'' N 14° 35' 34.09'' E
Nearest airport: Naples - Capodichino Airport - 63 km.