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Venus Inn B&B Positano

Via Fornillo 9, 84017 Positano, Italy
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The BB Venus Inn was a lovely place to stay in Positano. The location is great, it is around a 15 minute walk through the windy inner road. The walk itself takes you past plenty of restaurants, shops and bars, many of which have stunning cliffside views of the town. We arrived via boat and decided to take a taxi... More 

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Palmetto, Florida
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

the owner gippy or his wife are always there at breakfast to answer all of your questions and they are very knowledgeable of the entire area. this little b&b has only 4 rooms but the views are great. now if have problem walking uphill or downhill then this is not the place for u because it is about 15 minute... More 

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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I booked through expedia. JP the owner e-mailed me confirming the reservation. He welcomed me when I arrived and was very informative and friendly. Made me a great coffee in the morning. This 4 room BB is near a bus stop which takes you to the town square where you can catch the boats that go to other locations. The... More 

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Oswego, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We couldn't have stayed at a better B&B! Gippy greeted us and helped us with our luggage and had cappucino's and warm croissants every morning for us on our terrace. Best host ever! Our room was very spacious and comfortable, with a beautiful view of homes built into the mountain and the sea. We loved sitting on the terrace in... More 

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Gippy P, Proprietario at Venus Inn B&B Positano, responded to this review
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Cari Debbie & Steve , devo dire che mi ha fatto veramente piacere conoscervi e spero che ogni informazione e... More 

Gold Coast, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

This is a wonderful place to stay with a delightful couple who go out of their way to make your stay completely worthwhile. The B & B is a short distance from "downtown" Positano which really makes you feel like a local. Gippy arranged for a driver to pick us up from Naples airport and also on the return journey.... More 

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Cara Diann, sono vermanete d'accordo con te . Soprattutto se si affronta un lungo viaggio la comodità di un transfer... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Very nice family run Bed and Breakfast. Quiet area, but close to Positano center, beach, restaurants, transport. From the terrasse wonderful view to the Sea. The host Giuseppe and his wife very helpfull in all ways: recommending good restaurants, finding bus schedules, booking taxi. When we by leaving forgot some clothes Giuseppe send it the next day to Denmark. Super... More 

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Ciao Hanne , i vestiti erano da donna , non mi stavano bene :-) pensa dopo di Voi un altro... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Positano is a little piece of heaven in Italy! Amazing little town, with lots to see and do! The Venus Inn is a very simple down to earth type of place but his host Gippy is amazing and makes the stay in that B&B completely worthwhile! Gippy knew at what time we were getting there and went to pick us... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The manager helped us plan our time in Positano and made excellent restaurant recommendations. He was super helpful and new everyone in the town (not hard since Positano is pretty small). The location was excellent and the room was clean, but the beds were a bit spartan. Still worth it for the service and the price was a bargain. Highly... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Positano is the best place I've ever been to and to stay at Gippy's hotel completed the whole experience! He is so friendly and helpful and down to earth. We stayed at his hotel for two nights and then came up with the silly idea to visit st antonio abate... Turns out the 5 star hotel we were going to... More 

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

TripAdvisor wouldn't let me post the correct travel dates, but we stayed at the Venus Inn from April 20, 2012 - April 26, 2012 to kick off our trip to Europe. The Venus Inn was exactly what we needed, and we'd gladly recommend it to anyone. We were looking for a hotel/B&B in Positano that was still relatively affordable, and... More 

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Address: Via Fornillo 9, 84017 Positano, Italy
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Location: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Positano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 3
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