Hotel Villa Cimbrone is situated in Ravello high at the top overlooking the Amalfi coast. The Villa found its origins already back in the 11th century and has past ownership of different nobles during the centuries. The villa and whole garden was thoroughly renovated by a British noble man in the early 20th century. Villa Cimbrone is located about a 10 minute walk from the center of Ravello. For those that have never been to Amalfi coast or Ravello, this town is one of the 3 UNESCO towns that represent the Amalfi coast and probably one of the most attractive destinations on the Amalfi Coast. The town features many winding cobblestone streets, with many stairs, lunch gardens and stunning views on the Mediterranean. The perfect place for romantic couples wishing to stay in high comfort with impeccable views.
Ravello and Hotel Villa Cimbrone are perched on the mountains above the Amalfi coast looking out over the villages of Minori, Maiori and the mountain landscape. Ravello is mostly known for its classical music festivals that are held every year in the gardens of Villa Rufolo. The dreamlike setting of these gardens inspired Wagner and many other musicians. If there is a concert in Ravello, you shouldn’t miss the opportunity to attend one. The combination of scenery and music creates a memorable and special atmosphere.
With its hugh and tip top maintained gardens, Villa Cimbrone is a perfect and popular place for weddings and honeymoons. The gardens are breathtakingly beautiful and contain selections of the most beautiful flowers imaginable. And a part of the gardens is also known as the infinity terrace. The hotel itself is a private five star, however the large gardens are open to the public against a small entrance fee.
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Except for the lovely gardens there is also a place where the public is not authorized. The private garden of Villa Cimbrone offers a lovely swimming pool with hydro massage and sunbeds. Here you are served refreshments and lights snacks from the bar during the day. The outdoor terrace is the place in the season to have your breakfast or lunch and even diner is served outside on the terrace in a romantic setting.
After sunset you should check out the refined Mediterranean cuisine using solely fresh organic products coming from their own garden. Make sure you book a table in advance as it is a popular place also available for external guests.
Most services your require from a five star are present at this classic gem. Various
massages and body treatments, a techno gym, baby sitting service, meeting rooms, transfer services, parking, free WiFi throughout the hotel and of course there is a concierge pleased to help you out with any of your requests.
Villa Cimbrone features a total of only 19 rooms. The rooms enchanting views on the sea or the gardens. All rooms have been furnished in 18 and 19 th century quality classic elegance style. Different room types are available and they all come with air conditioner, sat TV (sky) pillow menu, music library, safe, minibar, free wifi and writing desk. The bathroom comes with Vietri ceramic floors and walls and offer bathtubs or shower, hairdryer and complementary toiletries. Some of the rooms come with lovely frescoed ceilings.