Luxury Villas on the Amalfi Coast, Italy

Type: Villa    Country:Italy    Location: Amalfi Coast    Sleeps: Any    No. of Bedrooms: or more    Collection: Any

To call the Amalfi Coast picturesque hardly does justice to this impossibly beautiful and dramatic stretch of coast. You will never get tired of sitting on the terrace of your luxury villa on the Amalfi Coast and gazing out at the gravity-defying houses which cling to the cliffs.

Now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Amalfi Coast includes towns such as Sorrento and Positano and a multitude of charming little villages along the water's edge, with an enticing selection of adorable restaurants to explore whilst on a luxury villa holiday in the Amalfi Coast.

Villa Freda
Amalfi Coast, Italy

This ancient villa in a rustic fishing village has been restored to its former glory and now offers a comfortable, relaxed home for those in search of sun, sea views and serious relaxation. Villa Freda is a luxury villa on the Amalfi coast, perched...

4 Bedrooms
Sleeps 8 - 10
From €12,000 per week

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Villa Oliviero
Amalfi Coast, Italy

Wake in the morning to the sound of waves, the scent of lemon groves and your very own view of one of the most romantic stretches of coastline in the world. You won’t get much closer to paradise than a stay at Villa Oliviero in beautiful...

6 Bedrooms
Sleeps 12
From €13,000 per week

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Destination Guide: Amalfi Coast

About Amalfi Coast

One of the most romantic destinations in the world, the 43 miles of coastline that run from Sorrento to Salerno also offer fabulous food and lots to see and do. The pretty towns along the coast, and handful of islands just off the mainland, are stunningly beautiful, it’s impossible not to relax as soon as you arrive in at your luxury villa on the Amalfi Coast.

Chi-chi towns such as Positano, where colourful little houses with terracotta roofs cling to the almost vertical terrain above the turquoise sea make for great spots to head to for lunch and to people watch from a seafront restaurant or one of the two beaches either side of the Saracens tower for an afternoon out of your luxury villa. For a more lively feel, try Amalfi itself where you can wander in and out of little boutiques browsing the leather goods and handmade notepaper the area is known for – it’s a great place to buy excellent quality shoes.

You must head out onto those beautiful azure waters at least once with a boat trip to celeb favourite, Capri, or a guided boat tour of one of the famous grottos. And soak up some culture at the Villa Ruffalo in Ravello, where you can wander among the peaceful and exotic gardens to the strains of Wagner – absolutely sublime.

Best places to eat and drink in Amalfi Coast

The Amalfi coast is known mainly for its seafood and its lemons and the food is as stunning as the views, From perfectly executed pasta to seafood fresh off the boats, your tastebuds are in for a treat.

If you’ve a head for heights, La Tagliata, just outside Positano in Montepertuso, is a real hidden gem with many of the ingredients grown on site and locally sourced meats. You’re almost in the clouds as you look down on Positano. A fabulous spot from which to watch the sun go down before heading back to your luxury villa for the evening.

For upmarket glamour try Rossellini’s in Ravello – local specialities but with two Michelin stars, too.

For a more relaxed lunch, try any of the cafes along the coast that serve fritti misti (deep fried mixed seafood) cooked fresh off the boats and washed down with crisp white wine, or for pizza like nothing you’ll taste in the UK, the trattorias in Amalfi will serve you well on a luxury villa holiday here.

Best time to visit Amalfi Coast

The clement weather means a luxury villa holiday at any time of year would be special in its own way here.

Peak season is considered to be Easter to the end of September, but the busiest months are July and August. In this high-summer period you’ll be able to catch lots of the vibrant festivals that are on then – the fireworks seen over the bay from Positano in mid-August are something to behold and Ravello’s classical music festival in September is wonderful, too – however, expect some of the towns to be extremely busy at this time.

May and October are quieter but still with great weather – in fact it’s often warm enough to swim in the sea until November.

What we love about Amalfi Coast

The views are out of this world. Don’t drive yourself along the hairpin bends of the coast road, only because you’ll miss out on the jaw dropping sights from the window. A taxi or even the local buses are an experience not to be missed.

Luxury Villa Holidays on the Amalfi Coast, Italy


Deemed an outstanding example of Mediterranean landscape by UNESCO, the Amalfi Coast offers a unique destination. This 50-km stretch of southern Italian coastline is located on the Salerno Gulf on the Tyrrhenian Sea.


It’s all about the drama here, with craggy mountainsides plunging into turquoise waters. Luxury holiday villas perched on rugged coastline, amidst lush woodland, offer jaw-dropping sea views.


Grand villas, vineyards and cliffside lemon groves are the order of the day. The region’s fabled towns are dripping with Hollywood glamour. Glitzy Positano is beloved by jet setters and A-listers alike. This pastel-hued town offers boutiques, artisan shops, achingly hip bars and beautiful people parading its cobbled streets. 


Then there’s picture postcard pretty Amalfi itself, with its rich culture and history. The Arabic-Norman cathedral is well worth a visit if you can peel yourself off your sun lounger.


Luxury villas on the Amalfi Coast offer a complete picture of stunning looks and the level of comfort and service you’d expect at a boutique hotel. Sea views come as standard, as do wonderful private pools. 


The Amalfi Coast is renowned for its wonderful gastronomy. Foodies will delight at the culinary options on offer. You could eat in a different restaurant every night, sampling everything from perfect pasta dishes to freshly caught seafood. 


That said you might prefer to dine chez vous, courtesy of chef, who’ll rustle up a gourmet feast as you enjoy sundowners on the terrace, waves lapping far below.


And, really, who could blame you?



Luxury Villas in Amalfi Coast with a Sea View


Villa Freda, Amalfi Coast


Contemporary chic meets authentic Italian charm at this luxury villa perched on the edge of the sea in Praiano on the Amalfi Coast. Villa Freda has been restored to its former glory and is a chic, laid back location for those wishing to explore the real Amalfi Coast. 


The rustic fishing village of Praiano is brimming with charm. You can enjoy wonderful sea views from the gorgeous terrace. It’s the perfect spot for morning coffee or evening sundowners. 


The indoor living arrangements are spacious and airy. Each bedroom has its own unique theme and private bathroom. And when you’re in need of pampering, the outdoor pool and the indoor pool with jets and chromo therapy await. 



Villa Oliviero, Amalfi Coast


With six en-suite bedrooms, all with sea views, this luxury villa on the Amalfi Coast is ideal for larger groups. 


Classic Italian style is the name of the game at Villa Oliviero. The location can’t be topped either. It’s only a short stroll through quaint cobbled streets to the centre of the beautiful town of Positano with its exclusive bars and restaurants. You’ll certainly get a feel for the glamour of the Amalfi Coast here. 


When you want to stay in, Villa Oliviero has everything you need during your luxury villa holiday. Enjoy alfresco drinks and meals on the terrace with spectacular views of the shimmering Tyrrhenian Sea. 


Relax with a Jacuzzi or Turkish bath, followed by a reviving swim in the pool. Don’t worry about lifting a finger during your stay at this luxury villa. While chef cooks up a storm, the butler at Villa Oliviero on the Amalfi Coast will see to your every request.