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Villa Franca

Positano, Italy

At a Glance

  • Thanks to its location, Villa Franca has fantastic views of Positano and the bay of Salerno

  • Although incredibly central, a stay here will feel very private with just 42 rooms

  • The simple décor is enhanced with traditional Amalfi touches, ensuring Villa Franca feels authentically Italian

  • Both Li Galli Restaurant and Grill offer delicious Mediterranean dishes made with the freshest local ingredients

  • Relax in the rejuvenating spa and wellness center, or take in the views from the rooftop pool

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Best time to Visit

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Average time to visit

The best time to visit the Amalfi Coast is in spring or late summer, when temperatures are pleasant and humidity levels are low. In July and August the climate is hot and humid, while the area is busy with tourists. Hotels in the Amalfi Coast tend to close for the winter, starting in October until they reopen in late March or April.

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Insider's View

Visit the rooftop pool for the most amazing views of Positano. 

Call us on 020 3993 4933 to start planning your vacation to Villa Franca or take a look at our itineraries to Amalfi Coast and south


Perched high on the hill overlooking the town of Positano on the Amalfi Coast, Villa Franca is a boutique hotel offering incredible views of the bay of Salerno. With a spa and a rooftop pool, this is the perfect place to relax and unwind.

Nestled on the hillside of Positano lies Villa Franca, an elegant boutique hotel with fantastic views of the Amalfi Coast and the narrow winding streets of the town. Thanks to its central location Villa Franca is the perfect base from which to explore Positano and the beaches of the Amalfi.

There are just 42 rooms at Villa Franca, allowing for a private and secluded stay. A white palette welcomes plenty of natural light, so rooms feel bright and spacious, while blue accents bring the outside in. The simple décor of the rooms offers a contemporary stay and private balconies offer views of either the town's streets or the coast.

Any stay on the Amalfi Coast will deliver delicious Italian cuisine, and Villa Franca is no exception. Li Galli Restaurant serves traditional regional dishes in a fine dining setting, with fantastic coastal views from your table. For something a little more casual, Li Galli Grill is a poolside restaurant offering the freshest seafood and light meals made with local Mediterranean produce. For pre or post-dinner drinks with comfortable sofas from which to enjoy the view, head to Gallis Bar and enjoy delectable cocktails and nightcaps.

The lap pool at Villa Franca is found on the rooftop terrace, with stunning panoramic views. This is the perfect place to unwind, and a few hours spent here followed by a rejuvenating treatment in the spa makes for the most relaxing of days.

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These stylish rooms are designed with a minimalist-luxe approach. Enjoy peaceful tranqility upon entering the rooms with the white decor and abundance of natural light. The natural palette of the Amalfi Coast landscape lends the rooms a sense of place, connecting the interior space to the exterior outside.

All rooms come with a balcony with views of the coast or the passageways of Positano. The room's ambience is conductive to romance and relaxation and the room provides services such as air-conditioning, LED television and Italian Marble Bathrooms as well as room service and a minibar.


Children are welcome from 10 years old.


The hotel offers room service, dry cleaning, laundry service, money exchange, restaurant and bar, copying and printing, fax service, reserved parking, a roofstop swimming pool, a spa and wellness center, an on-site boutique and a free shuttle bus to local beaches.


  • Guided walk on the Path of the Gods

    Connecting the hilltop villages of Agerola and Nocelle, the Path of the Gods is a spectacular walk offering breathtaking views across the Amalfi Coast. Join your private guide and discover the incredible natural beauty of this celebrated area.

  • Naples tour and pizza masterclass

    Discover the historic center of Naples, one of Italy's oldest cities, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Home to fabulous museums, impressive churches and stunning palazzos, there is plenty to explore before learning how to make a real Neapolitan pizza.

  • Private Positano cooking class

    Try your hand at traditional Italian cooking with a private cookery class in the heart of beautiful Positano. Your expert chef will teach you the secrets behind this Mediterranean cuisine before you prepare and enjoy a delicious four-course meal.

  • Swirl the Glass wine tour

    Go on a delicious journey of Italian wines with a passionate local sommelier and wine lover, Cristian Fusco. Discover the delights of full-bodied reds, crisp and complex whites and fragrant rosés produced in the region on this small group tour.

Location & directions

Positano, Italy

Villa Franca is located in the heart of Positano, with fantastic views of the town and the sea.

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Call us on 020 3993 4933 to start planning your vacation to Villa Franca or take a look at our itineraries to Amalfi Coast and south

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