L'Ancora Hotel - Positano

Via Cristoforo Colombo, 36, Positano, Italy, 84017  show map
 4 stars
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L'Ancora Hotel - Positano

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid off-site parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Snack bar

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator

Overview

The grand 4-star L'Ancora Hotel provides wake up service, 24-hour reception and concierge service to ensure guests a comfortable stay. Behind the Mediterranean facade of L'Ancora Hotel lies unique interior.

The hotel is located in the center of Positano, steps away from Via Maestra dei Villaggi, Duomo di Sant'Andrea Apostolo and La Conca Azzurra. The property is set within 1 km distance from Positano city center.

The venue is a short walk to shops and boutiques.

L'Ancora Hotel is within a 35-minute drive to Capodichino airport.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 18 elegant guestrooms. Some rooms feature views over the Mediterranean Sea. Guests will benefit from a telephone, an in-room safe, satellite TV, a minibar and individual climate control provided in all rooms.

Eat & Drink

Every morning starts with a complimentary continental breakfast. Offering various dining options, Santa Croce and Adamo ed Eva by Eden Roc are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

Guests can make use of a lift, currency exchange and a storage room on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   18.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid off-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 55 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Cristoforo Colombo, 36, Positano, Italy, 84017

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City Center
  • Positano
    1000 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Santa Croce (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    300 ft
  • Adamo ed Eva by Eden Roc (cuisine: European)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Palazzo Murat
    400 ft
Beaches
  • Spiaggia del Fornillo
    1300 ft
  • Spiaggia Grande
    2200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    18

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Rooms and availability

L'Ancora photos Room
Classic Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or Queen-size bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
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Room facilities
    L'Ancora photos Facilities Suite
    Junior Suite
    Size: 325 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Bathtub
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      Family Suite
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      L'Ancora photos Room
      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 270 sq. feet
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        How to reach hotel

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        Hotel Address:

        Via Cristoforo Colombo, 36, Positano, Italy, 84017

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Positano
          1000 ft
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Santa Croce (cuisine: Mediterranean)
          300 ft
        • Adamo ed Eva by Eden Roc (cuisine: European)
          400 ft
        Parks
        • Palazzo Murat
          400 ft
        Beaches
        • Spiaggia del Fornillo
          1300 ft
        • Spiaggia Grande
          2200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          18

        Hotel Awards

        ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPositanoL'Ancora

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        Best Family Hotels in Italy

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        L'Ancora Location

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 700 ft

        Places of interest

        • Positano Port - 400 ft

        Convention centers

        • Spiaggia Grande - 400 ft
        • Spiaggia del Fornillo - 2000 ft
        • Path of the Gods - 4000 ft

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Palazzo Murat - 400 ft

        Local attractions

        • Sul Sentiero degli Dei - 2.1 mi
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        • Due Fratelli - 3.0 mi
          Vietri sul Mare, Salerno
        • Scrajo Mare - 4.2 mi
          SS 145 n.9, Vico Equense
        • Monte Faito e Panorama - 2.7 mi
          SS 269, Vico Equense
        • Capri Top Tours - Day Tour - 4.1 mi
          Via Satriano, Vico Equense

        Near the hotel

        • Grotta dello Smeraldo - 400 ft
          Spiaggia Grande, Positano
        • Palazzo Murat - 400 ft
          Via dei Mulini 23, Positano
        • Spiaggia Grande - 2200 ft
          Piazza Flavio Gioia, Positano
        • Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta e Cripta Medievale - 400 ft
          Rampa Teglia, Positano
        • Spiaggia del Fornillo - 1300 ft
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        Restaurants nearby

        • Santa Croce - 300 ft

          Address: Via Nocelle 19
          Phone: +39 089 811260

          82% likes this, based on 157 reviews
          Cuisine: Mediterranean
          Price Range: USD 20 - USD 47

        • Al Palazzo - 400 ft

          Address: via dei Mulini 23
          Phone: 089875177

          75% likes this, based on 164 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
          Price Range: USD 50 - USD 90

        • Li Galli - 700 ft

          Address: Viale Pasitea 318
          Phone: 089 875655

          79% likes this, based on 30 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian

        • Adamo ed Eva by Eden Roc - 400 ft

          Address: Via G. Marconi 110
          Phone: 089 875 844

          71% likes this, based on 49 reviews
          Cuisine: European

        • Le Terrazze - 600 ft

          Address: via grotte dell'incanto 51
          Phone: +39 089 875 874

          85% likes this, based on 208 reviews
          Cuisine: Mediterranean, Vegetarian

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          18

        Hotel Awards

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        Best Family Hotels in Italy

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        L'Ancora Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at L'Ancora

        Average guest rating

        8.8out of 10
        Superb
        Based on 25 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        8.7
        Rooms
        10.0
        Value
        9.3
        Service
        10.0
        Dining
        9.0

        Guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          The room was lovely but we very terribly disappointed that they actually do not have a jacuzzi available for guests except in only 2 suites. Misleading advertising......see below.

          We were very disappointed about how the hotel is represented on Booked.net. The description says "This hotel in Positano is on a cliff facing the Tyrrhenian Sea. The Big Beach is only 1700 ft from this property where each room comes with a jacuzzi, and a balcony." And shows a picture of an outdoor jacuzzi on a balcony. According to this description we would have a balcony with a jacuzzi...right? Wrong, only 2 suites get to have a jacuzzi on the balcony, which none of the other guests can use. Instead our room had a jacuzzi bathtub! The advertising and description is very misleading and we had been looking forward to a hot-tub jacuzzi as pictured and we very disappointed. No suites were available to upgrade too.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          The location was good. The view over the water and aspects of Positano was sensational. Our room was very spacious and well appointed, including bath robes and double sinks in the bathroom. The pillows were the best we have found in all the hotels we have stayed at. Breakfast was mostly good.

          The safe was not fixed to the wall and could be carried around. The safe also had 'flat batteries' and we could not access it when we needed to. This was an issue as we were told that there wasn't a staff member available to fix the problem. This wasn't professional and the poor attitude and lack of assistance when we needed help made us feel very unsafe. The problem was fixed at a later time but this incident left us with unpleasant memories of an other wise lovely hotel. The lack of staff at this hotel was disappointing and needs to be improved.

        • Older travelers
          9.0

          The location is the best in Positano with great sea views from all rooms. No bar or dining except breakfast but this is not a disadvantage as most guests will wish to explore Positano.

          Wi - Fi is only available in the reception area.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          The location was excellent, near the shops, restaurants and the beach. The view of the ocean and city was perfect. Staff very friendly. Hotel clean, could improve décoration, mostly bathroom. Parking just aside the hotel and included in price.

          Always same thing at breakfest. Decoration of room.

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          Great staff...friendly, super accommodating ! Location is great and there is parking...very important in this area.

          Our room was beautiful......the hair blower was very bad.....could have used another table or dresser and a mirror in the bedroom area.

        • Couple
          9.6

          Location in relation to beach and ability to use sister hotels (5 star hotel) pool.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Fabulous big room in a Jr Suite, with unbelievable view from the deck. Jacuzzi on the deck tops out at about 90 degrees. That could have been a bit warmer. But the staff, the service and the view make up

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          The location was very good. The staff very warm and friendly. The view from the room and I would suggest the majority of other rooms first class. The rooms are a very good size, lots of space which is good for Italy.

          Not a case of didn't like but to secure internet connection meant a trip up to the reception area for internet connection. But once at reception the staff always were very friendly and helpful for whatever the guest request was for

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          A very nice hotel an easy walk down from Sponda bus stop. Very helpful staff assisting us with a restaurant booking in Rome by phone. We had a quite spacious room with a large terrace with a fantastic view over Positano & the ocean. Good breakfast.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Everything, the hotel is one of the best I visited

        • Family with children
          8.2

          very poor internet access and no restaurant/ just breakfast which was gut/

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          We were lucky enough to have our room upgraded so we had an amazing view & lovely big balcony. The location was ideal & the car parking facilities were an added bonus.

        • Family with children
          9.2

          The view from the room was absolutely amazing you really get what you pay for! If you have a car the parking is excellent as it can be a bit tricky in positano. If you come by ferry and have luggage I would recommend hiring the luggage service to take your bag up for you as there are quite a few stairs but once your at the hotel absolutely breathtaking! I read a review prior to leaving about having a room on the lower level you may not get a view but you do as we did and it was uninterrupted!

        • Family with children
          8.2

          very poor internet access and no restaurant/ just breakfast which was gut/

        How to reach hotel

        hotel L'Ancora Hotel - Positano Positano location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Via Cristoforo Colombo, 36, Positano, Italy, 84017

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Positano
          1000 ft
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Santa Croce (cuisine: Mediterranean)
          300 ft
        • Adamo ed Eva by Eden Roc (cuisine: European)
          400 ft
        Parks
        • Palazzo Murat
          400 ft
        Beaches
        • Spiaggia del Fornillo
          1300 ft
        • Spiaggia Grande
          2200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          18

        Hotel Awards

        ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPositanoL'Ancora

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Family Hotels in Italy

        Use Badge