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.

Venus Inn B&B Positano

Hotel website
Via Fornillo 9, 84017 Positano, Italy
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
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 3 more sites!
Venus Inn B&B Positano
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Venus Inn B&B Positano
Venus Inn B&B Positano
Venus Inn B&B Positano
Add Photo Write a Review

126 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    89
    28
    7
    2
    0
See reviews for
12
83
5
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (11)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Korean first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (126)
  • Mar-May only
    (25)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (60)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (33)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (8)
All months
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms and patio were cozy with an awesome view. Really close to the "other" beach in Positano, which is much quieter than the popular main one. Located on the quieter side of town...we never even went to the main part of town since this side was so peaceful and charming. Also, Gippy is a fantastic host with great recommendations! Breakfast... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Venus Inn B&B for nine days in June . We arrived to a warm welcome and were immediately 0n first name terms with the owner , Gippy . Our room and bathroom were spacious and very clean . The balcony gave beautiful views of the town and the mountains behind and the coastline too , and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Montreal, Canada
Level Contributor
19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 days at the Venus Inn and we loved it !!! Gippy was an amazing host. He speaks multiple languages and always try his best to accommodate his guest. He was always there when needed but never too invasive. The location is amazing. Perfectly placed in the city with an amazing view. We were almost doubting the quality... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Boston, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This family vacation was four years in the making and there are not enough superlatives in the English language to describe how wonderful this weeklong vacation was! We owe a lot of this to Gippy and our stay at the Venus B&B! As others have stated, he is the perfect host! The Venus B&B has good sized rooms, it is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brighton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing place to stay! The location is great, close to Fornillo beach and not far from the main town. We loved having breakfast on the terrace each morning, the views from it are lovely. Gippy was a brilliant host, always friendly and cheerful. He gave us lots of advice about where to go, restaurants and events happening. We wouldn't hesitate... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Atlanta, GA
Level Contributor
45 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We were staying in Positano for a special celebration. I was looking to hit the sweet spot of convenience, price, view, comfort and relaxation. This was perfect and Gippy went out of his way to make sure our stay memorable. I was uncertain about location in Positano, up hill, down hill etc. This was perfect, somewhat above the main city... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Campbell, Ca
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Venus B & B The Venus Inn (B & B) in Positano is a marvelous choice. First, Positano is the jewel of the Amalfi coast. It is smaller, prettier and less congested than Amalfi or Sorrento, and it is better located than Ravello. The Venus B & B is better than places costing three times as much. As others have... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Gippy P, Proprietario at Venus Inn B&B Positano, responded to this review
Google Translation

Wowww !!!! Questa è una recensione !!! :-) Grazie per le Vostre bellissime parole, il piacere di conoscerVi e passare... More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Venus Inn for 3 nights during a visit with my best friend - we cannot speak highly enough of it! Firstly the location is perfect - 10 minute passeggiata to the main non pedestrian area of Positano - and close to some fan static local restaurants. If you're worried about the stairs in Positano this B&B only... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
High Prairie, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Positano can be an expensive place but please don't miss out on going to the best city in the world - you can stay there affordably by booking at the Venus Inn. My daughter rented a two level apartment and found that it was clean and comfortable and within walking distance of everything (beach, restaurants, shops). Gippy was warm and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This place was incredible. The rooms were clean and comfortable. There was a small kitchenette. And each room had a balcony. Breakfast was basic but there was always plenty of good, strong coffee. However, there are three things that make this place stand out. The price, the owner and location, location, location. This place is extremely reasonable well priced for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

92 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (70)
Viewed
View from room (23)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (13)
Viewed
Other (17)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (22)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
View from room (8)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (6)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Positano hotels
0.1 mi away
Positano Art Hotel Pasitea
Positano Art Hotel Pasitea
#24 of 41 in Positano
4.5 of 5 stars 754 reviews
0.1 mi away
Ostello Brikette
Ostello Brikette
#37 of 41 in Positano
3.5 of 5 stars 100 reviews
0.1 mi away
Hotel Posa Posa
Hotel Posa Posa
#34 of 41 in Positano
4.0 of 5 stars 318 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.1 mi away
Conca d'Oro
Conca d'Oro
#30 of 41 in Positano
4.0 of 5 stars 426 reviews
0.4 mi away
Hotel Savoia
Hotel Savoia
#16 of 41 in Positano
4.5 of 5 stars 471 reviews
0.3 mi away
Covo Dei Saraceni
Covo Dei Saraceni
#21 of 41 in Positano
4.5 of 5 stars 574 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay