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Hotel Poseidon

#14 of 40 Hotels in Positano
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Via Pasitea, 148, 84017 Positano, Italy
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed our 2 night stay at Poseidon. The room was beautiful and the view from the terrace was superb. Breakfast was really good with a wide choice. Lunch choices were a bit limited but the cocktail menu was excellent. Only thing to improve is more umbrellas by the pool for shade. The few available were always taken although not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I took my (now) fiancée to this hotel in Positano during Ferragosto and booked a suite which had a great room and fantastic views over the town. The hotel laid on a gala dinner to celebrate the occasion and despite a downpour quickly moved everyone inside and served a great meal. No request was too much trouble and the staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I recently stayed at the Hotel Poseidon on our honeymoon, and I was extremely pleased with the service and staff. We were there for 5 nights. Upon our arrival the staff was extremely welcoming and accommodating. We were given a tour of the hotel and then brought to our rooms. The hotel itself has a certain "old... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Positano is a busy little town set into the hillside with a single track road running through it with upmarket boutique shops and a range of restaurants. The road is filled all day with nose to tail crawling traffic making walking around a challenge at times. You have to be constantly aware of vehicles. The town is picturesque, colourful, and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this hotel since it was on the list of conde nast traveller with the le sirenuse but when we reached the hotel it was great check in and service was amazing but when we reached the room it was a very disappointing experience there were so many mosquitoes and I think no1 would like a room with mosquitoes... More 

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Tempe, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We could not have been happier with Hotel Poseidon! Being that this was our honeymoon, we wanted to find the perfect room in Positano. After an enormous amount of research, we narrowed our search to the Wow Room at Hotel Poseidon and the honeymoon suite at Villa Fiorentino. We went back and forth on the two - Poseidon seemed to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was very good! The location is excellent as its a 5 minute walk to the beach and has a great view. The breakfast is awesome and delicious, the hotel has a nice pool and good service. The rooms could use an upgrade but not in bad condition at all.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time in Italy and in the Amalfi Coast. August is a very busy time in Positano because of not only the tourists, but Italians come and vacation here. We chose this hotel because they had two of our 'must have' requirements, a pool and an amazing view of the sea and town, while not being too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on our honeymoon in July, and could not fault the place or staff! Our room was one of their balcony rooms, called a 'Funny room'. It was clean and exactly what we had looked for. It is well located for trips into the town and the pool area is perfect. We ate here on a couple of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My visits to this gem of a hotel span 35 years. The unfortunate necessity of business - getting known by many - does not diminish my desire to keep this little secret to myself. The only change in 35 years has been in the family who created it. Like us all, they have grown older and been added to (now... More 

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