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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Umberto I 1, 84010 Cetara, Italy
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Hotel Cetus
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Cetara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • 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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Barcelona, Spain
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20 reviews 20 reviews
20 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has an excellent position to visit the Amalfitan Coast at an acceptable price and good quality of the service. The problems occurred during our stay were rapidly solved by the staff, who is extremely kind. Only some points to consider for improving service: - The breakfast was always the same, no variation. Lack of products from the area... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Good hotel if you want to enjoy the beach, but not restful at all. Noise came from every possible source: - Very thin doors and poor noise insulation basically meant that people talking in the hallway might as well be in your room - Spring loaded doors were slamming shut until 2am and starting at 8am. - Cheesy music from... More

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CetusCetara, Direttore at Hotel Cetus, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for taking a moment to review your stay. Please accept our sincere apologies for the noise; it doesn’t reflect how truly restful a night at our hotel can be. In addition, we are sorry you did not appreciate our music, based on careful selection of jazz and lounge. Furthermore we’d like to apologize if our staff... More

Lake Mary, Florida, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

My husband and I visited this hotel for 5 days last week. We were immediately impressed with the location and our beautiful room. We had an extended balcony that extended over the coast. Our room was always quiet and the maid gave us excellent service. The morning breakfast was so much better than what we had had in Rome at... More

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CetusCetara, Direttore at Hotel Cetus, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you so much for your kind words and for your high recommendations. I am delighted you enjoyed our room and the quality of our breakfast and restaurant. I do hope we will see you back soon. Kind Regards, Enrico Scarlato More

Toulouse, France
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for two nights in late September, at the end of a lovely tour of the Amalfi Coast. Among my fondest memories of the trip is waking up here, in a beautiful whitewashed room to the sound of the Mediterranean lapping at the shore below. It's like being in a movie. The breakfast was by... More

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CetusCetara, Direttore at Hotel Cetus, responded to this review

Dear Jessica, we appreciate the time you have dedicated to sharing your opinion. We are glad you enjoyed our facilities, as our room sea view and our private beach. We look forward to host you back again in our Hotel in a near future. Warm regards, Enrico Scarlato More

Salerno, Italy
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Many times, in several years we have been at Cetus Hotel, bringing with us many guests from different Countries. All of us have appreciated the kindness and fully corectness of the hotel staff, more of all, of the reception workers. They are kind and correct, very proud of working in a place famous all over the world, such as Amalfi... More

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CetusCetara, Direttore at Hotel Cetus, responded to this review

Dear Marina, We wish to express you our gratitude. Your loyalty to our Hotel makes us very proud and rewards us for the care and attention we constantly reserve for our guests. We look forward to welcoming you again, in the meantime, send you our warmest regards, Enrico Scarlato More

Winchester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
17 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I was honoured to be a guest at the Hotel Cetus whilst attending a business event, also hosted at the hotel. The hotel is in a spectacular cliffside location, my room had an amazing view right onto the sea. It is very picturesque at night. The communal areas of the hotel are kept spotlessly clean and tidy, and all the... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Hotel Cetus was absolutely breathtaking, and I plan on returning in 2014. The rooms were beautiful along with the views! I had the time of my life in Italy. It was clean, quiet, the breakfast was delicious, they also have a great restaurant for dinner which overlooks the sea. The view from our room was gorgeous, and the hotel staff... More

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CetusCetara, Direttore at Hotel Cetus, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are so glad to hear that you were pleased with your room and that you were able to appreciate the incredible location of our Hotel. We hope to welcome you back soon! Sincerely, Enrico Scarlato More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013 via mobile

Dont trust reception employes to order you taxi, i did this mistake twice and need to pay allmost 50€ for 5km drive, normally its 9€. Later i get information, that reception workers make extra money themself to order "fake taxis". Allso whats out to invite someone to your room for short time, they will kick them out or call police... More

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CetusCetara, Direttore at Hotel Cetus, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Magnusson1234, we do not allow outside guests to enter the hotel after midnight without being registered. This is both for safety reason and to ensure the quiet to our guests. Furthermore we inform you that around 3:00 a.m. the only taxis available come from Salerno. These are normal taxis with regular taximeters; we are not responsible for the... More

Toms River, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

An unassuming Cliffside boutique type hotel. Driving up to it is at 1st glance disconcerting as all you see is a concrete she'd w/ 1door.. the elevator, down. All levels are built into the cliff. Exquisite views morning & night. Rooms are not large but comfortable & eye appealing. Service was friendly and very accommodating. A small bar area but... More

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13 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Just made a third stay at the Cetus, and love it. Certainly one of the most enjoyable places to stay on the Amalfi Coast; and yet the Cetus retains a natural flair and a simplicity that's hard to find at other 5-stars-worth hotels. Not to mention breakfast is great and served in a room with a stunning view, and the... More

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Address: Umberto I 1, 84010 Cetara, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Cetara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Cetus 4*
Also Known As:
Hotel Cetus Cetara, Italy - Amalfi Coast

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