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Dimora del Podesta

Viale Pasitea 256, 84017 Positano, Italy
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Ranked #7 of 45 Positano B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at Dimora del Podesta in June 2014 and highly recommend it without hesitation! It's the best budget option in Positano. The location is unbeatable- close enough to walk to everything but farther from the nosy marina. The rooms even have small private balconies which is great for an aperitivo before dinner. Rooms and clean and well kept. The... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for one night at this B&B and really loved it, we wished we could have stayed longer! We arrived by car and Pietro sorted it out so we could park just next door for a small price. We were made to feel very welcome and were given great advice on arrival of what to do for our short... More

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montreal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent 5 nights at this beautiful bed and breakfast and had a wonderful time. Pietro and his family really do welcome you as one of their own. -We where served breakfast every morning which consisted of fresh pastries, yogurt, toast, cereal, coffee and juice. -Any information or questions we had, they where glad to answer. - rooms where clean... More

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52 hotel reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Outstanding value and worthy of #1 on Tripadvisor. Pietro and his brothers have a great location with balcony views over the ocean below and the alfresco street scape below where you can watch a slice of Positano life. It's wonderful people watching the street below with the family's Saraceno d'Oro restaurant and happy street musicians entertaining the al fresco diners.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Our stay was amazing! Everyone treated us like family and spoiled us beyond belief. I could have moved in and never come home. Pietro and his family made sure every detail was taken care and the location was perfect, food was amazing! This is a must visit!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The quality of service and the level of care are unmatched and like we have never experienced before. We have lodged in a lot of nice places with great services (including in Positano) over the years. This was different. It was an immediate sensation of, "things are all good" from the time we got out of our cars to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Pietro and his mom Sylvana were very accommodating. We had the triple room for my wife, daughter and me. Nice big suite with balcony and ocean view. Pietro brought us breakfast on the balcony every morning. He would give us suggestions for daily activities, and help on any questions we had. Great experience. Only negatives were the noise at night... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stayed a total of 3 days and 2 nights in Dimora del Podesta B&B, and the only complaint I have is that we didn't stay longer!! We loved Pietro and his mom, Mama Pietro we called her. they were very accomodating and hospitable hosts. felt like we were visiting our own italian family. Pietro even gave us pointers which... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Italy is a country of family businesses and Dimora Del Podesta is a perfect example. We were greeted by Silvano the mother when we arrived from Naples and were looked after each morning by Pietro, the son who manages the B&B. Pietro is absolutely lovely and a fantastic host. He served a beautiful breakfast each morning on our balcony with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We just returned from a 3 night saty with our two teen daughters (15 and 13). What a fabulous opportunity to meet Pietro and family! We were greeted by his mother upon our arrival, we ate downstairs Saraceno d'Oro and met father and brother, etc. The rooms were clean and spacious... we had a great and plentiful breakfast each morning... More

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Address: Viale Pasitea 256, 84017 Positano, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Positano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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The Bed&Breakfast Dimora del Podestà is located in Positano that is one of the most beauty place of the exclusive Amalfi coast.It's the perfect solution for relaxing holiday or short stay...Come and discover the atmosphere of a simple ancient house in the heart of this little paradise on earth! ... more   less 
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