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London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015

As was said before, the location is good because you can walk from the ferry dock and down the street to your apartment with luggage in tow easily. That was also handy for us as we took a boat tour the following day and hardly had to walk to get to the dock. However, that also means that you don’t... More 

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Naples, Italy
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121 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015

The location is definitely the best thing about this hotel. It is right on the beach in Positano, which is very convenient. However, the hotel itself is only of so-so quality. The bed was actually fairly soft (by European hotel standards), but the room was rather sparse and the furniture generally fairly worn. The towels in our room had a... More 

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Montrose, Australia
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Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

As a family of five from Australia we arrived from Salerno to Positano ferry. It is a very short walk with luggage but when we arrived we met with one of the owners Rosa who showed us to our rooms and took 20€ for two days wifi. Rosa appeared to speak little English but spoke to my husband who speaks... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

This is not a hotel, but rather, vacation apartment rentals managed by an on-site manager. The location is great if you don't want to climb the steep hills of Positano or worry about driving or dragging luggage around. My friends and I arrived via ferry from Sorrento and were dropped off at the dock right in the town center and... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I have so many mixed thoughts on this hotel but overall I would stay here again. I have stayed in hotels and apartments up the hill in positano and you really just cannot beat this location, it makes your whole experience better. If you are going to Positano for a beach vacation there is absolutely no better place to stay... More 

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Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

We chose this place because of its location right in the beach in Positano and our desire to avoid many steps with young kids. We were right, location is fantastic. However, the accommodation and the rooms are very dated and not up to the price being charged. We had a small bathroom for 4 people and were left with 4... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

My best friend and I stayed here when we were without a place to stay for one night in Positano. Rosa went far beyond expectations to find us a room and feel comfortable. She is so nice and kind. Speak Italian with the property staff, there will be a language barrier. Cannot beat this location. Grazie Rosa!

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 5 June 2015

Great location, great value. Amenities may not be stellar, nevertheless, will stay here again most definitely. Rosa may not speak or understand English (thank goodness we had a family member with us who speaks Italian) but she is so accommodating, so nice and recommended a gem of a restaurant.

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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Reviewed 27 May 2015

From the time we met Rosa our trip got better! We had 5 adults staying in 3 waterfront rooms that were fantastic. If you want a clean, freindly and welcoming stay in the heart of Positano, this is your place. I would recommend gettting Rosa to arrange a porter to help with your luggage as it is a hike from... More 

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Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Had an excellent experience here. We originally booked a room for two nights and had to unexpectedly book a 3rd night just before our original reservation began. They were very accommodating and provided us a room at the same rate as the original reservation. On top of that, cleanliness, service, and friendliness exceeded expectations. Room was great, view was even... More 

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  • Refrigerator in room

Additional Information about La Caravella Positano

Address: Via Rampa della Teglia 23, 84017, Positano, Italy
Region: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Positano
Price Range: $290 - $644 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Caravella Positano 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Have the name or number of the room you reserved ready at arrival. A few people told us they weren't given the room they reserved.”
 of 5 bubbles 223talb, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Make sure u get a ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Rohner68, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get the name of your room and don't allow the them to change at the last minutes.”
 of 5 bubbles 922robertr, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the front side of the hotel are the only ones with a water view- the ones in the back have windows that open onto a rock cliff.”
 of 5 bubbles khstamper, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on main floor is just a few steps to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles lolageeg, 4 Jun 2015 | Read review
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