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Villa Il Frantoio

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Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented out the entire villa to house our wedding guests. Everyone loved it! The views are absolutely amazing and the pool was great to socialize. Simona was incredibly friendly and helpful, as was Domenico, the owner. This is a historic property so it has character and unique features. The only thing to consider is the amount of stairs from... More 

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San Diego, California
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simona at the front desk was super friendly and super helpful. The room was generous in size and unique. The general area of Amalfi is expensive. This place was at the lower end and we felt like we got really good value. The breakfast were delicious and tried to use local produce in what they served. The pool area was... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Julio, Simona and the Villa Il Frantoio (VIF) family made us feel just like family during our week long stay. We decided to have our wedding at VIF, we could not have picked better scenery and a better place. In the months leading to us actually having flip-flops on Italian ground, Julio and the VIF peeps took care of pretty... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights here and we found the stay very pleasant. Staff were attentive and nice and the property has some gorgeous views. What we did appreciate was the fact that it was quite small, not so many rooms, so a lot of the time we found ourselves alone by the pool or at breakfast. This was quite a... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

We chose this location without too much prior investigation. We were lucky! This is an excellent b&b, perched 300 steps above the centre of Praiano. Welcoming, helpful and very well accoutred, it offers breathtaking views across the Amalfi Coast. The terrace pool is a welcome relief after a long day walking or sightseeing. The staff are uniformly delightful, and cannot... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

This was my first trip to the Amalfi Coast and I was not disappointed. The drive into the area was spectacular but Villa Il Frantoio brought the visit over the edge. This BnB is spectacular and the stairs, which is very common in this area, are truly worth the journey. I visited with a friend who knows the owner Julio... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

This is a secluded little place with amazing views over the coast. A short taxi or bus ride away from Positano, this place gives access to the best of both worlds. The staff couldn't be friendlier and more accommodating. We only stayed for one night but had our friends come to visit and spend the day at the pool with... More 

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Glen, NH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Il Frantoio is perfectly located in the middle of the Vettica Maggiore section of Praiano. Walk down the steps from the Villa to get the bus to Amalfi, Positano, Sorrento, or any place in Praiano, or to visit the conveniently located alimentari. You can walk to the best restaurants in the area, and you have easy access to wonderful hikes,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

The B&B has an amazing view, pool, and villa. The amenities were high end and the breakfast was delicious. Unfortunately the room is highly sought after and I only stayed for a short stay here. I wish I could've stayed longer. The stairs maybe a downfall to those not prepared for it, but greatly adds to the seclusion and comfort... More 

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Leeds UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights with a group of friends. We had a brilliant time, the villa is really lovely and has everything you need for a relaxing stay. 6 of us shared a 2 bedroom spacious apartment and a twin room. We enjoyed relaxing by the pool (towels supplied) with a few drinks from the honesty bar and taking... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Villa Il Frantoio is located in Praiano and is set in a magnificent position overlooking Positano and Capri. Recently renovated with all modern comfort, including ADSL, Air Conditioning SAT-TV. Each room has its own private terrace with sea view. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Il Frantoio

Address: Via Francesco Russo 36, 84010 Praiano, Italy
Location: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Praiano
Price Range: $146 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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Villa Il Frantoio Praiano, Italy - Amalfi Coast
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