Maison La Minervetta Hotel Sorrento
Maison La Minervetta Hotel Sorrento is perched on the steep cliffs of Sorrento, along the beautiful Amalfi Coast. It is slightly off the main Sorrento town, yet it is only a ten minute walk from the center and the Circumvesuviana metro. Church Santa Maria Assunta Positano is only ten miles away. The beach is accessible via narrow, steep stairs built into the cliff. They will lead you downhill directly to the Marina Grande village with its beaches and restaurants. There are about 300 steps you need to take. However, it's definitely worth it. It might be an issue for less mobile guests.
The public areas are beautiful. Filled with gorgeous artwork, artistic plates, vases, interesting books and furnishings. The staff is very engaging and always ready to help with arrangements for dinner, transportation and recommendations for sights to see in Sorrento.
Maison La Minervetta Hotel Sorrento is elegantly decorated in a nouveau nautical-theme. They feature 12 air-conditioned rooms that are beautifully decorated and well appointed. Each room has a floor-to-ceiling window that offers picture-perfect views of the Mediterranean Sea. They are all equipped with Satellite TV, minibar and safe. Some of the rooms come with a balcony. Bathrooms come with shower/tub combinations (handheld shower-head). Hair dryer and complimentary toiletries are also included. Free Wi-Fi in public areas only. The hotel has one junior suite. It has two balconies, and an amazing large walk-in hydro massage shower.
Each morning the breakfast buffet is served (between 8 am and 10:30 am) on a lovely rooftop terrace overlooking the village of Marina Grande and Mount Vesuvius. Wide variety of pastries, cereal, fruit, yogurt, bread, cheeses and meats. And hot food, cooked to order (eggs, bacon, pancakes, waffles, etc). The hotel does not have an on-site restaurant for lunch and dinner. However they serve amazing cocktails, plus local wines in the evening.
Maison La Minervetta Hotel Sorrento has a small swimming pool, and they offer towels and loungers.
There is a small parking lot located right next to the hotel (free parking).
It's hard to get a booking here, as the rooms are limited (only 12 rooms). However if your dates are flexible, Maison La Minervetta Hotel Sorrento is the place to stay.