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Lungomare Dei Cavalieri di Gerusalemme 16, 84011, Amalfi Italy
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Updated 13/01/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 13/01/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#20 of 33 hotels in Amalfi
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Rooms with balcony front sea view, air conditioning, parking, good restaurant, Meeting Rooms, American bar, lifts, roof-garden solarium. Well-positioned, in centre of Amalfi, on the Promenade, along the sea. In a quiet, panoramic location, few yards from the Cathedral Square, and the harbour from where every morning several steamers leave to Positano, Capri, Naples and Salerno.
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Property amenities
Paid private parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Boating
Babysitting
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Airport transportation
Secured parking
Wifi
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Kids' meals
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Walking tours
Car hire
Taxi service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Solarium
Rooftop terrace
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Doorperson
24-hour front desk
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Air conditioning
Private balcony
Room service
Safe
Minibar
Flatscreen TV
Complimentary toiletries
Telephone
Clothes rack
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
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Room types
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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HOTEL CLASS
HOTEL STYLE
Classic
Bay View
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish, German and 1 more
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Ethna C wrote a review Oct 2021
Waterford, Ireland33 contributions12 helpful votes
We stayed at this hotel from 3rd to 10th October 2021. I can’t say enough about how helpful and friendly the staff were. Our room was lovely with a fantastic view from our balcony. The hotel was slightly quaint with a very Italian feel, spotlessly clean and very comfortable. The location was superb just couldn’t be better everything on our doorstep the ferries, buses and the beautiful town with a wealth of bars and restaurants. We were disappointed the jetty had been taken down the day before we arrived and as the hotel has no pool you do need this facility if you like to swim. The little beaches are quite stony and a little difficult to get in and out of the sea. Also the terrace could do with some sun loungers. The terrace at night however was gorgeous for pre dinner drinks with a panoramic view. We would highly recommend this hotel and would definitely return.
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Date of stay: October 2021
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AhmedHegab wrote a review Jan 2020
Cairo, Egypt23 contributions52 helpful votes
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Very clean . Nice breakfast premium location i hope to visit again My stay was in last september Very near to the ferry port Few steps far from the restaurants Very recommended for honeymooners Thanks a lot
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Christopher R wrote a review Oct 2021
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The location is great, AC did not work, and hotel was outdated, we originally booked in 2019 for a 2020 stay but Covid, they were the only hotel in Europe that refused to refund me so we stayed in 2021 (they gave us a year to use our credit) charged us additional for parking which i do not believe was a charge in 2019,
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Date of stay: October 2021
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Response from Hotel La Bussola, Proprietario at Hotel la Bussola
Responded 14 Nov 2021
Thank you for your review, we are pleased that you enjoyed the location of our hotel and the amenities it offers. For the 2020 reservation that you did not take advantage of, you agreed to wait until 2021 to come to Amalfi. You used a stay in 2021, but you had paid for a non-refundable one that gave you discounted prices. On the other hand, we too have suffered the crisis of lack of work and for our economy, which is only tourism, I assure you that they have been very hard months to live. As you will certainly have seen, using a car on the Amalfi Coast is inconvenient and expensive. We are very lucky to have a car park reserved for our guests and it has always been paid for so as not to penalise those who, more intelligently, come to the Amalfi Coast without a car. Public parking in Amalfi costs 25€ per night, if you can find a place, and there are no other free parking areas, not even far from the centre. In Positano and Ravello parking prices are even higher. The next time you come to Amalfi we suggest you take into account the advice of those who live in this beautiful and "unique" part of the world.
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GrandTour493338 wrote a review Aug 2021
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The location was the only great thing about it. its dated, definitely not 4 star hotel the fridge didnt keep the prodcts cool at all we asked for extra blanket and were given something close to a blanket that was very unpleasant to touch (the material) the bathroom was small and had a strange smell (probably because it was old) we payed 200 EUR per day and it wasnt worth it. breakfast was good and staff was very friendly
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Date of stay: August 2021
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Room Tip: location good, but price was too much for that
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RM90 wrote a review Sep 2020
6 contributions14 helpful votes
We had a pleasant stay at Hotel La Bussola - it is well-located by the waterfront and close to the centre of amalfi, and the staff is very friendly. However, the room and airconditioning were a bit dated for a 4 star hotel. There are also some additional charges to keep in mind when booking. There is a 20 EUR per day parking charge (which, to be fair, is mentioned on the website). We found it very odd that we also had to pay a daily extra charge of 15 EUR to use the hotel’s sundeck, which felt a bit cheeky after having paid for our stay.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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PRICE RANGE
US$111 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
ItalyCampaniaProvince of SalernoAmalfi CoastAmalfi
NUMBER OF ROOMS
49
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel la Bussola
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel la Bussola?
Nearby attractions include Amalfi Musical (0.3 km), Duomo di Sant'Andrea (0.3 km), and Chiostro del Paradiso (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel la Bussola?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel la Bussola?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel la Bussola?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel la Bussola?
Yes, paid private parking on-site, paid private parking nearby, and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel la Bussola?
Conveniently located restaurants include La Bottega Del Ferrari, La Rua Pizze E Delizie, and Sensi Restaurant.
Does Hotel la Bussola have airport transportation?
Yes, Hotel la Bussola offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Hotel la Bussola located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.3 km away from the centre of Amalfi.
Are pets allowed at Hotel la Bussola?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Hotel la Bussola offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hotel la Bussola?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, German, and Italian.