Originally the 18th century summer abode of a noble Neopolitan family, this exclusive hotel has been furnished with all the comforts of a luxury resort, whilst somehow maintaining the ambience of a private house.
The highest levels of refinement are scattered throughout Le Sirenuse, manifested in the collection of old master paintings that adorn the sitting rooms, to the sleek lines of the hotel's classic boat collection. All most all accommodation options look out over the Bay of Positano and enjoy private terraces or balconies.
Days are spent on the water, around the pool or in the sanctuary of the Aveda Spa, where you can indulge in a range of treatments including saunas and Turkish baths. Dinner at La Sponda is famous –you'll enjoy delicious Neapolitan cuisine served by the light of 400 candles.
With its enviable position in the heart of Positano, just a short journey from the wonders of Pompeii and Vesuvius, it's little wonder that this hotel has long held a special allure for the discerning traveller.
Positano, 80 minutes transfer from Naples International Airport.
62 rooms and suites overlook the Bay of Positano, most with private terrace or balcony. All are adorned with white-washed walls, vaulted ceilings and hand-made tiles.
Lunch at Le Sirenuse is served on the delightful Pool Terrace, surrounded by lemon trees and flowers, and overlooking the dazzling sea. Enjoy pre-dinner drinks at the sumptuous Champagne & Oyster Bar, with its romantic furnishings, breathtaking views and resident DJ. Finally, head to the award-winning La Sponda Restaurant, where you can savour local cuisine by the light of four hundred candles – it really is wonderful.
No visit to Le Sirenuse is complete without a day in the exceptional spa. Designed by Gae Aulenti, the Sirenuse Spa offers an array of rejuvenating massages, facials and body treatments using AVEDA's essential oils, natural products and techniques.
Be sure to take advantage of Le Sirenuse fantastic location, too. The hotel operates a splendid old wooden vessel, the Sant'Antonio, which takes up to 12 guests on complimentary daily excursions along the Amalfi Coast. Otherwise, visit nearby Pompei, Paestum, Ravello, Amalfi back on land. The concierge is always happy to help you arrange any excursions.