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Hotel Ancora

4.0 of 5 Via Cristoforo Colombo 36, 84017 Positano, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was huge, with a stunning view of the sea from our spacious balcony that was large enough for two cushioned sun chairs, a table, and two additional chairs. The spacious bathroom included a wonderful Jacuzzi, and a member of the staff was gracious enough to show me how to operate it and not make fun of me. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had to choose between two hotels on the top of the hill vs. Hotel Ancora, which is close to the bottom of the hill. My driver recommended this and I am so thankful he did. Our room is large with plenty of closet space for long stay. There is a large sitting room with a desk and a pull... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Ancora is a beautiful hotel with the same views as Hotel Le Sirenuse, but at a quarter of the price. The staff is amazing, the rooms are very clean, and our room had a large terrace with an amazing view of the Mediterranean. We would love to stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

L'Ancora has great service, great staff, an amazing view of the water, and a delicious breakfast served on your veranda every morning. Since it's open Nov - Dec, it's a real gem that we found and wound up staying three nights instead of two, because we loved it so much!

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We spent beautiful 4 nights at L'ancora, one of the few open places in December in Positano. Nestled close to the centre, the position is perfect. The suite with jacuzzi is the highlight (205). A very large terrace allows to have breakfast outside (a must, as the breakfast room has no view). Getting breakfast in the room comes at no... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

You get jaded with certain hotels and never go back but L'Ancora is the exception. The pictures attached tell the story. Very happy with all the family who owns the hotel and what they offer. Use of the sister hotels pool is a highlight and never should they ever think of changing that. Breakfast is superb which ranks high in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The hotel Ancona was just what we wanted. A very spacious room a fabulous view of the beautiful Positano town and beach and parking at no extra cost. It is near the restaurants, bars and shops but nice and quiet for a good nights sleep. The large balcony had sun beds as well as chairs and a table. The bathroom... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We reserved the Family Junior Suite for four days at the beginning of September, and were treated to stunning views all day and wonderful sunsets each night. The jacuzzi had its own little room off the terrace with a sliding glass door which was great in case of rain. The terrace was lovely, large enough for sunning on loungers on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We stayed here in June. Upon our arrival, we had a warm welcome from the receptionist: we looked like people family! The hotel is a little gem, no pool, but not so necessary because Positano has a really great beach! Our room (category classic) was lovely, overlooking the sea, with sun beds and impeccable cleanliness.. The front desk staff suggested... More 

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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Fantastic location & just a short walk from all the restaurants & shops. Staff were really friendly & helpful. Parking on site. Nice breakfast - delicious fresh fruit salad. Good AC & shower but the hair dryer was rubbish & took ages to dry my hair - I know this is a first world problem but I was wasting valuable... More 

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Address: Via Cristoforo Colombo 36, 84017 Positano, Italy
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Location: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Positano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Ancora 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Ancora Hotel Positano
Hotel Style:
#11 Luxury Hotel in Positano

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