Palazzo Avino, an elegant hilltop hotel created with style and panache from a 12th century villa, is one of the most desirable places to stay on the breathtaking Amalfi Coast.The hotel sits on the cliffs some 1,000 feet above the surrounding coastline in the charming medieval village of Ravello. Originally built in the 12th century and tastefully refurbished to deluxe standards, this authentic, architectural masterpiece offers 43 air-conditioned bedrooms and suites, most of which have exclusive Jacuzzi baths and unique sea views.
Palazzo Avino has been recently restored to luxurious standards retaining many of its original Mediaeval and Baroque features.Most of the furniture is from the 18th and 19th century.Today Palazzo Avino is frequented by the famous such as Placido Domingo who was the very first guest at the hotel as well as Gore Vidal, the noted American author who now resides in Ravello and is a regular guest at Rossellinis, the hotel’;s fine dining restaurant.
The rooftop features a magnificent sun terrace with hydromassage plunge pools, and the outdoor swimming pool and it terraces enjoy stunning views over the coast. The property boasts a serene outdoor gym and a full service spa complete with sauna, steam bath and hydotherapy pool. One of the most popular attractions at the hotel is its new private “Clubhouse by the Sea” beach club located at the foot of the mountain only 15 minutes from the hotel by way of a complimentary shuttle service. Palazzo Avino is the only hotel in Ravello to offer a beach club, which includes sunbathing platforms, an outdoor pool, a restaurant featuring fresh catch of the day and best of all access to the brilliant blue Mediterranean waters.
The fashionable lobby bar and the outdoor Terrazza Belvedere restaurant serve an array of delicious snacks and fresh pasta dishes. Refreshments at these venues include an array of over 60 sophisticated cocktails!
Dining at Rossellinis, Palazzo Avino’;s Michelin star restaurant, is an unforgettable experience! Guests can sample the best in Italian Haute cuisine and Italian wines with an impeccable and attentive service.A large selection of fine cigars is available at the hotel.
The famous summer music festival in Ravello and sight-seeing at nearby towns such as Positano, Amalfi and Capri, all add to the ambiance of the prestigious Palazzo Avino. Culinary and boat excursions are available through our concierge as well as a wealth of knowledge on regional cultural activities.
Departure Lounge/Virtuoso Amenities for your stay (for 2018):
- Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
- Daily buffet breakfast for up to two in-room guests
- $100 USD Equivalent Spa Services credit, to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full, excludes products)
- Free access to the hotel SPA every day during the stay, including: hydrotherapy pool, sauna, steam bath, aromathic showers (15 EUR value per person, per day)
- Complimentary Wi-Fi for duration of stay
- A complimentary departure gift
- Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability