Surrounded by a lush gardens and perched on a clifftop directly above the Mediterranean and looking across to Italy's Gulf of Naples and Mount Vesuvius, the Grand Hotel Ambasciatori is one of Sorrento's most elegant hotels.
Located just a ten minute walk fom the bustling center of the resort town of Sorrento, this hotel is located in a quiet residential area and has been welcoming both business and pleasure travellers since the 1950's. With its perfect mix of high end services and warm, welcoming staff, Grand Hotel Ambasciatori is all you would expect from a luxury hotel on Italy's southern coast.
Grand Hotel Ambasciatori's vintage building has interiors decorated with prestigious traditional artisan and antique furnishings, tasteful artwork, a grand marble staircase, and hand-painted majolica floors. The modern rooms and suites, furnished with understated elegance, have sweeping views of the Gulf of Naples, Mount Vesuvious, and the hotel's vast private gardens.
Guests can relax in the hotel's large swimming pool with a jetted corner for hydromassage or on the private beach, which has an elevator directly from the hotel to the water's edge. After a day touring or sunbathing, sit down for dinner at the in-house "Le Muse" restaurant, featuring gourmet traditional and international dishes.
For an morning cappuccino or evening cocktail with a view, the hotel offers three exclusive cafés: Bar "Afrodite", with an indoor lounge and adjacent outdoor terraces on the cliff edge overlooking the Mediterranean; Bar "Poseidone"on the hotel's private pier, for a front row seat to watch the parade of everything from small fishing boats to luxury yachts sail by; and Bar "Dionisio", surrounded by the hotel's thick subtropical gardens.
I stayed here with my wife in 2009 and the hotel is just wonderful. Everything about it from the lobby to the room was incredible. The food in the restaurant was a tad overpriced compared to the... more »
We had a wonderful stay at this hotel. It is absolutely stunning. The grounds are breathtaking. The views from the room where breakfast is served are just incredible. The bathing platform was the... more »
We stayed for 2 nights and then moved to another hotel in Sorrento and I was sorry we did. I'd much rather have stayed longer here, but the hotel was fully booked out, so if you are thinking of... more »
Grand Hotel Ambasciatori is located in an exceptionally panoramic area of Sorrento, just a few steps away from the town's attractive historic center. The nearest airport to the hotel is Naples' Capodichino Airport. Those travelling by car should take the A3 Napoli-Salerno motorway and exit at Castellmmare di Stabia from where to proceed along the Sorrentine Peninsula. Visitors choosing to travel by train should head for Naples' Central Station from where to take the Circumvesuviana Railway as far as Sorrento. Sorrento is ideally located for those wishing to explore the Amalfi Coast and the enchanting islands of the Gulf of Naples such as Capri and Ischia.
An iconic luxury hotel with magnificent views and a glitterati clientele