We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel - Albergo California Positano

3.0 of 5 Via C Colombo, 141, 84017 Positano, Italy
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hotel - Albergo California Positano
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Hotel - Albergo California Positano
Hotel - Albergo California Positano
Hotel - Albergo California Positano
Write a Review

367 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • 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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (75)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Guelph, Canada
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

The views are amazing! The hotel is perfectly located on one of the main streets in Positano. From here we could explore all the city had to offer by foot. The streets are lined with many amazing restaurants and shops. Too many to explore on our 3 night stay. Within 5 minutes we could be on the beach ready to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boston, MA
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You’d be hard-pressed to find a better location in Positano. Located across from Le Sirenuse, you get more or less the same view for a fraction of the cost. You’re high enough to have a remarkable view (our room was on the first floor with a veranda that faced the ocean), and close to where buses/shuttles can pick you up... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bundaberg, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 5 nights. Our room was large with high ceilings. Amazing views of positano. Great location. Family run by very nice, easy going people, very relaxed atmosphere. A wonderful place to stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal, Canada
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
18 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

If coming from Sorrento by bus hop off at the 2nd stop, and it is a 5 min walk. If coming by boat for sure you'll need to take a cab, I cannot imagine climbing all those stairs with your luggage in hand to the Albergo. We had booked a first floor room and we were glad we upgraded to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Orange, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We loved our stay here, with great views and spacious room with phenom all views. The hotel is an easy walk to the beach and other parts of Positano. The bus stops a little way up the hill so it's easy to connect to Sorrento and the towns of the Amalfi Coast, most importantly, nothing was a problem for the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Tahoe City, California
Top Contributor
156 reviews 156 reviews
29 hotel reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We stayed at this hotel in Positano for 4 glorious nights. We were in Italy for 17 days and this stay was the hi-light of our trip. It essentially provided us a vacation from our vacation. Positano is amazingly charming and beautiful and, staying at this hotel, allows you to take all of that in. We had a car and,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We stayed in this hotel for 5 nights and felt very much at home. This is a family run hotel, all the staff I met were most friendly, helpful and provided service beyond my expectations. Our room was clean, had a wonderful view, I couldn't have asked for a better location. There is a fantastic 'non tourist' restaurant downstairs (Da... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The view on the terrace is espectacular! You can spend so much time just there comfortably admiring the beauty of Positano, relaxing, reading, enjoying a wine or Limoncello. The room was very spacious, clean and comfortable. The staff is very friendly and helps you with anything you need. You can walk just for a few minutes and you are at... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Olonzac, France
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We stayed here for 5 nights. A truly family run hotel - did I meet anyone who was not family? The staff are just superb. Like being in their own home. I was quite ill when I was there (nothing to do with the hotel!) and their support was superb - doctor, nurse, help and support was excellent! As a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We recently stayed for a week at Albergo California in Positano. In every aspect (location, room, staff, and breakfast this hotel is a winner. Our room, on the second floor, was spacious, clean, well cared for, with a wonderful balcony over looking the bay and a mini bar stocked with very reasonably priced refreshments. Everyone on the staff was very... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Hotel - Albergo California Positano? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hotel - Albergo California Positano

Address: Via C Colombo, 141, 84017 Positano, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Positano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel - Albergo California Positano 3*
Number of rooms: 15
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Priceline, Odigeo and Venere so you can book your Hotel - Albergo California Positano reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hotel Albergo California Positano
Hotel California Positano
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Positano
#11 Romantic Hotel in Positano

258 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (252)
View from room (52)
Dining (16)
Hotel & grounds (77)
Room/suite (49)
Pool/beach area (2)
Bathroom (11)
Other (45)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (6)
Other (6)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay