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Hotel Ancora

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Cristoforo Colombo 36, 84017 Positano, Italy
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Ranked #26 of 41 Hotels in Positano
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
edward b Laguna Beach, California
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    5 of 5 stars
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Laguna Beach, California
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85 reviews 85 reviews
11 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Contacted hotel in February thru their web site, requesting a 2 night stay in July. I received an email reply, indicating that they did not have availability for one of the dates I requested. I replied that unfortunately the alternate date would not work with our schedule. I returned home from a two week trip Europe, to find a letter... More

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
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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New York Mills, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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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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Singapore, Singapore
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23 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 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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novato, CA
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68 reviews 68 reviews
36 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I chose this hotel based upon the mostly excellent reviews on tripadvisor along with the sharing of facilities that it touts with it's sister hotel, covo dei saraceni. I contacted the hotel a number of times by email before arriving asking (i) was a suite available (No), and (ii) noting it was our anniversary so it would be a special... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

best views in positano, easy to get to. great value, breakfast was nice. staff were nice there was no issue with noise as its above the stairs and not close to any bars. only issue is its a 10 minute walk to da vincenzo, but rest of the restaurants are close by. Air con was really good, internet fast. would... More

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Right next door to Le Sireneuse at a fraction of the price. The staff (especially Eleonora and Vittiolo) were tremendous to us. L'Ancora is a boutique hotel with EXCEPTIONAL views. The breakfast patio is a lovely way to start your day with a large selection of continental breakfast items. The hotel is in the heart of Positano....all just a short... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Great hotel! Family suite was perfect! No pool or restaurant but was no concern for us. Walking distance to everything ... Beach, shopping and restaurants! Views were simply amazing! Staff was helpful! If you are going I would recommend this simple yet wonderful hotel!

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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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