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Colle dell'Ara

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Colle dell'ara is not a hotel. Staying with us, in our home, means treating yourself to a rare experience. We are in Positano, in the small village of Montepertuso, located just above this corner of paradise on the Amalfi Coast. The building is situated on top of the hill and can be reached on foot in 5-6 minutes through an ancient path, fully illuminated at night. We are Pasquale and Giacomo, who with the help of our father Michele, a few years ago we decided to undertake this activity which constantly is giving us the opportunity to convey to our guests our main passions for hospitality and good food. These passions, well-established in our coastal land and agriculture, allowing us to constantly reinvent the offer to our guests dedicated, basing it on availability and seasonality values. We host you in rooms equipped with private bathroom and balcony overlooking the sea of Positano between the islands of Capri and Li Galli. Each room has a large double bed (with the possibility of adding a single bed), and are equipped with linens, towels and toiletries. Free wi-fi connection is working in all our spaces. We provide you with keys for your independent access at every time. Upon your arrival you will find free parking slots along the road and we'll help you carry your luggage with a special pulling system. We will assist you from beginning, accompanying you throughout whole of your stay suggesting you the best local amenities including activities from ourselves offered. You will have here the opportunity to experience our land through different activities such us farming excursions and local cooking classes (events organized on reservation). We always include breakfast, different every day and based on availability of our gardens, or made by the breads and cakes that we daily prepare. The center of Positano is reachable by bus in 20 minutes or 35-40 minutes through a centuries-long staircase. For trekking lovers, our structure is directly related to the main paths of Monti Lattari and the most famous Walkpath of God. However, we are located at the center of several important location like Pompei, Capri, Amalfi, Ravello and Sorrento, reachable by ferry, bus or car. Nearby you will find shops and restaurants.
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Full view
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Naples Airport21 mi
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Reviewed October 12, 2018

Colle dell”Ara is situated in Montepertuso which is about a 30 minute bus ride up the hills above Positano. You must be fit to climb the 400+ stairs from the road up to the accomodation. It is not a fancy place but it is clean...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2018

A family runs this charming BNB situated outside of positano waaayyyy up in the hills. We mostly dealt with Marco who's a great face for the business as he'll help you with virtually everything. As a lot of reviewers have mentioned here, the stairs can...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had booked here for five nights as part of our honeymoon. They are so highly rated we were really excited to stay here but doing so actually ruined our time in Positano. Most reviews do highlight the stairs involved in getting...More

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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Amalfi Coast was on my bucket list and for my 60th birthday my daughter and I visited Colle dell’arra and we really enjoyed our entire stay. We stayed 5 nights and it is the best place in Positano to stay if you want spectacular views....More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

We’re on our third night here and it feels like home away from home. The two brothers and father who own the bnb are lovely and service is so personable. Room is big and the views are incredible! Complimentary breakfast is fantastic. There are 450+...More

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"Any room should have great views. Some have private balconies and some have a shared terrace."
Jun 14, 2017
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"The 2nd floor offers more privacy than the 3rd floor. We had an end room, which was very quiet."
Jun 7, 2017
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"Awesome location with spectacular views!"
Dec 23, 2016
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"The rooms on the top floor offer a bigger balcony with a fully unconfined view."
Nov 1, 2016
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$127 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ItalyCampaniaProvince of SalernoAmalfi CoastPositano
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