Select Your Home Region
Europe, Middle East & Africa
Australia, NZ and Southeast Asia
Why we like it
- Le Sirenuse is located in a beautiful fishing village on the Amalfi Coast
- All rooms and suites look out across the bay of Positano
- Outstanding service
- World-class AVEDA Spa
- Great base from which to explore Southern Italy - visit Pompeii, Ravello or the Island of Capri
From June to October, you can enjoy a serene sunset cruise, with champagne and canapés on board the Sant'Antonio - a vintage wooden fishing boat built by the owner's uncle.
My travel consultant, Sarah Brunger, was very polite to talk to over the phone and I felt as though she asked all the right questions. She was very kind and presented me with a number of options to choose from and even after I had made a choice, was very accommodating with the specific changes I was requesting.
- NP, London
In 1953 John Steinbeck famously described it "as an old family house converted into a first-class hotel", today this perception still remains. Le Sirenuse was in fact the tasteful seaside retreat of owners, the Sersale family, now onto their second generation under the exceptional management of Antonio Sersale.
Situated just 50km from Naples, the 18th century villa has a striking red and white exterior and stands almost half way up the hillside close to the Church of Santa Maria Assunta. All 58 rooms have hand-painted ceramic tile floors, white-washed walls and a private balcony or patio, with shuttered French doors, overlooking the bay.
Sit among the lemon trees while relaxing by the pool or enjoy the views from the alfresco Champagne & Oyster Bar's private terrace. Restaurant La Sponda specialises mainly in Neapolitan dishes created by Tuscan Michelin-starred chef Matteo Temperini. All of Matteo's cuisine is typically flavours of the South, utilising fresh local ingredients.
Depending on the season, the hotel has an array of activities to be enjoyed. In the height of summer, head out on a daily boat trip to Nerano bay, or join the Maitre d'Hotel for an olive oil tasting. During spring and autumn, take a trip to the local fish market or climb the 1,700 steps to the village of Nocelle.
Best time to be there
Coastal areas and the islands are great year round, although July and August can be very hot. The arts and opera seasons are generally at their peak outside these months. August is very much a shut down month as Italians take their annual break.
Bari, Cagliari, Catania, Milan, Pisa, Rome and Verona (British Airways), Naples and Venice (British Airways or bmi)
2 hours - 2 hours 30 minutes
GMT +1 hour
Create a brochure
Suggested itineraries in Italy
City Breaks to Rome
Nights: 3 | from £675pp
Rome is a heady blend of artistic and architectural masterpieces, classical ruins and extravagant baroque churches and piazzas. Bring Roman history to life with a trip to Italy’s fascinating capital.
Venice City Break
Nights: 3 | from £625pp
Venice is a city that has endured a litany of both triumph and tragedy, rising from its marshy foundations to become a labyrinth of placid waterways and sweeping bridges.
Barcelona to Monte Carlo Ft. Silversea Cruises
Nights: 14 | from £3,550pp
Contrast the glitz of Monte Carlo with the rustic prettiness of Elba on a voyage that brings out the best of the Mediterranean’s history, art, and culture.
Florence City Break
Nights: 3 | from £650pp
Surprisingly small but perfectly formed, history pours from every alleyway, arching doorway and soaring bell tower of Florence.
Gladiators & Gelati: Family Fun in Italy
Nights: 6 | from £3,950pp
Immerse your family in the exciting world of Italian history on a luxurious tour of Rome, Florence and Pisa that makes learning fun – and delicious, with tours of a top gelateria, an artisan chocolatier’s atelier and a pizza-making class.
Nights: 4 | from £1,850pp
Sip Limoncello overlooking the romantic Amalfi coast each night after your adventures exploring Capri and Pompeii during your 4 night holiday.
Venice to Rome discovery Ft. Regent SevenSeas
Nights: 13 | from £4,650pp
Discover the Mediterranean’s evocative mix of culture and history, from the canals of Venice and walled city of Dubrovnik to the romance of Capri and eternal appeal of Rome.
Adriatic Wonders Ft. Seabourn
Nights: 13 | from £3,750pp
Sail away in style from Venice to discover the natural wonders and historic riches of atmospheric tucked-away Adriatic ports and islands, whose appeal ranges from the beauty of Kotor to the ancient glories of Athens.
Nights: 9 | from £2,995pp
Combine Rome, Florence and Venice, Italy’s tremendous trio, on a trip full of ancient monuments, world-beating art, classy canals, romantic countryside and a mouthwatering gelato or two.
Ponant speciality cruise - Mediterranean Flavours
Nights: 11 | from £4,299pp
Discover the enchanting culture of the must see towns and cities along the magnificent Italian and Croatian coasts.
Ponant speciality cruise - Masterpieces of the Adriatic
Nights: 9 | from £5,199pp
Discover pearls of the Adriatic and their wild beauty, gaining access to 5 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.