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Hotel Marincanto

4.0 of 5 Via Cristoforo Colombo 50, 84017 Positano, Italy
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Mt Eliza, Australia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
36 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent three nights at the Hotel Marincanto in September. I’m a little torn in writing this review – we loved our stay in Positano and that was absolutely due in part to the Marincanto, but the hotel also has its flaws. On the positive side, the location of the hotel is second-to-none. Magnificent sweeping views of the coast and the... More

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Cleveland, Tennessee
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37 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed just one night and got a suite and was not disappointed. The rooms are spacious and the infinity pool wonderful. We had lunch at the hotel and the views are spectacular. The best kept secret was the lounge area away from the pool and overlooking the ocean. Not a soul out there after 8:00 so we had the place... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed at the Il Marincanto in Positano. The hotel is at the top end of Positano with an easy 5 min walk to the core of positano. The hotel is built into a cliff side with amazing sea views. We stayed in room 210 with a perfect sea view. The only disadvantage of this room is it sits... More

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Dublin, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was fantastic with the most beautiful views. It has a great location (walking distance from the center of town). Rooms are spacious and comfortable. The pool has a beautiful view as well and the service from the pool staff great. Great deals out of season. We will return for sure.

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Bellevue, Washington
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10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 4 days at the Marincanto after a 2 week cruise in the Mediterranean. What a great choice! When we checked in, we were upgraded to the main bedroom of "the villa" - which was fantastic! We had a nice big veranda outside with amazing 180 degree views along the coastline and the town of Positano. We had morning... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of our favorite hotels during our 10 day trip to Italy. The view is so beautiful. We had "take-away" dinner on our balcony 2 of the 3 nights we were in Positano, It was too beautiful to leave. We loved winding down at the pool each day, enjoyed great company and John took good care of us... More

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Amesbury, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This year was my 4th stay at the Marincanto. There many places to stay in Positano but the Marincanto is always my choice. The staff is so friendly will make you feel very welcomed and special! Enza is very knowledgable and will be more than happy to give you suggestions, directions - whatever you need and do take her advice... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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6 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eventhough the hotel is supposedly 4 star, the service and room quality is more 3 stars. Did not have any hot water or kettle in the room. To get drinking water, u had to climb up a few flights of stairs to the restaurant or poolside to bring the water to your room - you have to ask, it's not... More

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25 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed thi hotel in October Everything was perfect breattaking view from room and breakfast terrace. Very friendly and helpful staffs that is very few in italy. The. Hotel has very good location view and close to positona down town Just bed was not so comfortable And there were some spots on sofa and chair I can tell that this... More

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Atlanta, GA, USA
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Early in the year we searched for the ideal location for a wedding in Positano, since my wife and I had stayed in the resort town a few years ago. The reviews we read and the pictures of Hotel Marincanto looked like this was the place. The wedding took place on Oct. 16, 2014, and it was absolutely picture perfect.... More

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  • Infinity pool(18)
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  • Lemons trees(6)
  • Sea view(5)
  • Would highly recommend(4)
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Address: Via Cristoforo Colombo 50, 84017 Positano, Italy
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Location: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Positano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Marincanto 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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Marincanto Hotel Positano

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