Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & Spa, Amalfi Coast
|Via Roma, 2, Conca dei Marini, 84010, Amalfi Coast, Salerno, Campania, ITALY.|
Description: Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & SpaEnjoying a spectacular location perched on a cliff overlooking the gulf of Salerno, Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & Spa is set in a painstakingly restored 17th century monastery, surrounded by beautiful gardens. Offering breathtaking views of the bay of Amalfi and the surrounding coastline, this boutique property provides luxurious accommodation in an unsurpassable setting.
Perfect for visiting the Costiera Amalfitana, Monastero Santa Rosa stands secluded above the famous Blue Highway near the picturesque fishing village of Conca dei Marini. The hotel is just a 20-minute car or boat ride from many of the most scenic towns and villages along this glamorous coastline, including Positano, Amalfi and Ravello. For guests seeking more energetic relaxation, the Sentiero degli Dei, "Path of the Gods", stretching from Agerola to Praiano and Positano, passes through blissfully quiet mountains with haunting panoramas. The island of Capri, the jewel in the bay of Naples' crown, is just a short ferry ride from Positano. Naples itself is just over an hour's drive away, while Pompeii and Vesuvius are also within easy reach.
Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & Spa has just 20 rooms and suites, many occupying the transformed rooms and refectory of the nuns of this ancient monastery. Exquisitely furnished and decorated, the rooms now offer the maximum in comfort and style. Guests can also enjoy the exclusive Santa Rosa restaurant, specialising in gourmet Mediterranean fusion cuisine, featuring the finest locally sourced produce.
Type of rooms: Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & SpaSea View Superior Rooms:
The Sea View Superior Rooms take in the warmth of the Amalfi sun through picture-framed windows. Beneath vaulted arched ceilings these bedrooms showcase contemporary Italian style juxtaposed with antique period pieces bringing the past into the present. Decorated with fine Italian white linens and neutral tones to calm the spirit, these rooms, named after herbs from Monastero Santa Rosa's own garden, feel like a private boudoir. These rooms feature wrought iron king-size beds, double wardrobes, and large bathrooms designed in dark wood and Jerusalem stone with a walk-in shower.
Sea View Deluxe Rooms:
As the name suggests, the Sea View Deluxe Rooms maximize the coastal vistas through arched windows that frame the landscape. Each room has a large bathroom designed in dark wood and Jerusalem stone with a separate walk-in shower and water closet. Additionally, a large bathtub encourages guests to relax and stare out at the sea while soaking in the spa's signature Santa Maria Novella pomegranate bath salts.
All deluxe rooms have custom-built mini-bar cabinets stocked with local sodas, liquor, wine, and champagne as well as snacks. A built-in desk below the window allows for gazing out at the vistas while sending emails back home. The rooms have a specially designed end table that opens to form a large surface for room service if guests elect to pamper themselves with in-room dining.
Sea View Deluxe Terrace Rooms:
The Sea View Deluxe Terrace Rooms are conveniently located at the entrance of the hotel, on the highest level, each with a private terrace that overlooks the infinity pool and cascading gardens of Monastero Santa Rosa. Although these are the smallest room category, and the only room category with a queen-size bed, each has a terrace with doors that open to bring the outdoors in, expanding the space with extra room for private outdoor relaxation with spectacular views.
The rooms feature similar décor found in the other room categories, including a mixture of antique furnishings mixed with modern amenities. A fabric-covered headboard accents the queen-size beds showcasing fine Italian white cotton bedding. Large bathrooms, complete with a window overlooking the terrace, feature dark woods and light Jerusalem stone making these rooms cosy and comfortable. A separate shower and a large soaking tub stocked with the spa's signature pomegranate bath salts from Santa Maria Novella help make these rooms feel intimate.
Sea View Superior Suite:
This elegant corner suite (Lavandula) the only one of its kind with separate sitting area room and large bathroom, blends classic charm with modern conveniences. A large, built-in desk underneath an oversize window with a spectacular sea view lends the feeling of being on a ship and looking out at sea.
This unique suite features a silk-canopied king-size bed with fine Italian sheets and double bedroom windows with expansive views over both the Amalfi Coast and the Gulf of Salerno. An extraordinary bathroom designed in dark wood and Jerusalem stone has a separate walk-in shower and oversize tub for long relaxing baths with the spa's signature Santa Maria Novella pomegranate bath salts.
Sea View Deluxe Suites:
The Sea View Deluxe Suites overlook glorious views of Amalfi or the gardens, reaching to the Gulf of Salerno. These debonair suites are custom furnished with antiques and decorated in a sophisticated palete of blues, taupe, and dark wood.
All of the Sea View Deluxe Suites feature a refined bedroom, living room and large bathroom. These suites offer extra closet space in the built-in headboard designed with additional storage space flanking both sides of the bed. Blending classic charm with modern conveniences, these suites have king-size beds swathed in fine Italian sheets and windows overlooking the sea.
Extraordinary bathrooms with custom-made dark wood vanities and Jerusalem stone feature tubs that overlook the sea, and each is stocked with the spa's signature Santa Maria Novella pomegranate bath salts. Guests may relax with their favourite book at the built-in window seat that overlooks the water, and glance out at the many boats that dart by throughout the day.
Sea View Deluxe Open Space Suite:
The Sea View Deluxe Open Space Suite (Laurus) is the only one of its kind in the hotel and contains a unique historical context. Once a nun's refectory, the open-plan room reflects and preserves this heritage. An elegantly furnished living room stands before the bedroom, with its green-and-gold, antique-framed king-size bed, and large bathroom. This bedroom has ample closet space due to the additional storage provided by the custom-made, stylish closet partition that separates the bedroom space from the living room sitting area.
The entire space looks out directly over the gardens, infinity pool, and Gulf of Salerno. The extraordinary bathroom is designed in dark wood and Jerusalem stone with a separate walk-in shower and soaking tub for relaxing baths. Guests can pamper themselves with Santa Maria Novella pomegranate bath salts and Santa Maria Novella body lotion from our signature spa collection. The window above the seated vanity has distractingly beautiful ocean views.
Sea View Deluxe Terrace Suite:
With its own private foyer entrance, the Sea View Deluxe Terrace Suite (Melissa) instantly feels like a private residence as the first view inside is of the double doors to the terrace and the stunning sea beyond. The suite is defined by a double-length outdoor terrace with multiple access entries. Views from the terrace look out to Monastero Santa Rosa's gardens, infinity pool, and the Gulf of Salerno.
Décor in the living room is a blend of luxuriously appointed furnishings, contemporary Italian style, and antique period pieces. The suite also features a walk-in closet and king-size bed swathed in fine Italian sheets and windows overlooking the sea from both the bedroom and bathroom. The extraordinary bathroom features custom-designed dark wood cabinets and Jerusalem stone, as well as a separate walk-in shower and oversize tub for soaking with Santa Maria Novella pomegranate bath salts. Guests can pamper themselves with Santa Maria Novella body lotion from our signature spa collection.
Sea View Premium Owner's Suite:
Exclusivity, sumptuous luxury, and divine views seduce guests in this lavish suite (Rosa). An authentic Italian residential experience, this one-of-a-kind lofted suite is decorated with original pieces from the monastery and antiques from the owner's travels throughout Italy.
The Sea View Premium Owner's Suite sprawls over 130 sq m and two levels with awe-inspiring sea-view windows around the circumference. Downstairs, the open-plan dining and living room with fireplace features a separate bar area, ideal for private receptions. A dramatic curved staircase leads upstairs to the bedroom, which is suspended over the living room with a glass railing, giving it a modern, loft-like feel.
The king-size bed is swathed in fine Italian linens and features a vanity and enormous bathroom with a soaking bathtub, separate oversize shower with a glass wall, a dressing area, and a walk-in wardrobe. Santa Maria Novella pomegranate bath salts and lotion add to the Italian experience.
The expansive windows throughout the loft bathe it in light, soaking in beguiling vistas overlooking the Gulf of Salerno from every angle. This sophisticated suite is an ideal sanctuary for a honeymoon or couples seeking total privacy and an unforgettable experience.
All rooms and suites feature: Spectacular sea views from every room and most bathrooms; Fresh fruit upon arrival; Air-conditioning, ceiling fans, and windows that open wide to let in the fresh air; Central heating featuring heated floors; Flat-screen television and international channels; Complimentary high-speed internet access; In-room safes; 24-hour room service; Ortigia bath products and Santa Maria Novella pomegranate bath salts from the spa; Mini-bars in all rooms and suites; Hair dryer; Bottled water upon turndown.
Additional information: Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & Spa
Children: Due to its particular position overhanging a cliff, the hotel welcomes children from 12 years old only.
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Number of rooms: 20
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2012.
Period of closure: early November to mid April.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms available.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, CartaSi
How to get here: By car:
From Naples Airport:
Leaving the airport, DO NOT TAKE THE FIRST EXIT signposted "ANGENZIALE", keep driving for about 50 metres pass the roundabout and TAKE THE SECOND EXIT signposted "AUTOSTRADA", following the sign Salerno - Reggio Calabria you will enter the A3 motorway. Head south towards - Salerno. Take the exit at Castellammare di Stabia gate. From here, follow the signs for Gragnano - Agerola then Costiera Amalfitana. Once in Agerola, drive down the hill through Furore, until you reach Conca dei Marini. You will find the Hotel on the right hand-side just before the tunnel. Time to destination is approx. 80 min.
Take the A1 to Naples, exit on the A3 signposted Salerno - Reggio Calabria. Head south towards Salerno. Take exit at Castellammare di Stabia gate. From here, follow the signs to Gragnano - Agerola - Costiera Amalfitana. Once in Agerola, drive down the hill through Furore, until you reach Conca dei Marini. You will find the Hotel on the right hand-side just before the tunnel.
From southern Italy:
Take the "Reggio Calabria - Salerno" motorway and stay on this road until you reach the exit Salerno. Follow the sign to the Costiera Amalfitana. Continue on this road and pass Amalfi, until you reach Conca Dei Marini.
GPS Coordinates: 40° 37' 14.61'' N 14° 34' 38.65'' E
Nearest airport: Naples International Airport - 37.9km.