Hotel Villa Gabrisa

Address: Via Pasitea, 219/227, Positano, Amalfi Coast, Campania, 84017, Italy | 4 star hotel
 
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This 4 star hotel, located on Via Pasitea, 219/227, Positano, is near Spiaggia del Fornillo, Spiaggia Grande, Castello di Arechi, and Palazzo Murat.
Map this hotel

Amenities

       

    TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Villa Gabrisa Positano

    Reviewed by debbie.chung

    Great views of the sea. Friendly staff.

    Reviewed Jun 27, 2014
    by (30 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Our suite had a balcony with amazing views of the sea. The staff are very friendly and informative. The lady proprietor emigrated from NZ 40 years ago and so communication is not a problem. Parking (always a problem in Positano) is available 100m away (not free - but very reasonable).

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Historical Traveler Reviews Hotel Villa Gabrisa Positano

    Away from the action

    from

    The Villa Gabrisa is located in north Positano i the next cove up. It is a bit high up..the place is very pleasant and clean. the bacony and terraces are on the main road and very noisy with buses and vespas....we had a suite but the bedroom and sitting room should have been switched as to help with the noise at night. you can get a bus back after you have walked down but it takes an hour..the restaurant was good but very expensive and there is no free breakfast here...the staff comes in late after 8am

    Great View

    from

    We loved our room and terrace at this hotel. The terrace had a wonderful view of the beach and the cliffs.

    We preferred the location further up the hill than the other hotels, away from the bustle of the beach, and the view and better from high up. But some people might find the walk and the stairs far from the centre of Positano.

    We also enjoyed the food at the restaurant in the evenings. The food was good, and we got a small discount for being hotel guests. Breakfast, however was just basic.

    Very homey..and yes, GREAT VIEW!!!

    from

    My husband and I enjoyed our stay at the Villa Gabrisa...great place. We stayed in one of the suites and it was HUGE! Especially compared to all of the tiny European hotel rooms we were getting used to. Positano is an expensive place, but this hotel was really affordable, not ostentatious and lovely. The room could certainly stand to be updated, (light pink hot tub installed around 1979, I'm guessing) but it was very comfortable and having our own kitchenette and lots of space to move around was really nice. We had breakfast brought to our room every morning. It was pretty standard and just fine (buns, yogurt, etc.).

    The location was good - though it's quite high up the cliffside. As with most hotels in Positano, you take a looong walk down the many sets of stairs to the beach, and take the very efficient bus back up. No problems... All of the reviews for hotels in Positano mention the views and I would be remiss if I didn't also... We had a large private terrace right off of our room and the view really was breathtaking - especially at night. Every evening we'd sit out on the terrace and drink some wine and just enjoy the lovely scene... And, anytime you can actually see the ocean from the bed, you know you're in a great hotel room!

    This review would not be complete if I didn't comment on the wonderful family that runs the Villa Gabrisa. They were friendly, hard working, helpful, very non-pretentious and kind. They helped to make our stay a very pleasant one.

    Great value and huge, romantic balconies with view for all rooms

    from

    Villa Gabrisa is a little gem. It is a family run operation and they speak good English. There are only 6 rooms available but all the rooms have sea views and expansive, beautiful balconies where you could see the cliff, Positano town and the sea at the same time. The restaurant is excellent (though food is a little on the sweet side). Service is impeccable and very warm. Breakfast could be improved. But great value for money. Highly recommended.

    A Very Special Place

    from

    My partner and I stayed at the Villa Gabrisa for four glorious days in early September 2004. This small hotel tucked away in a corner of Positano is truly a find. The rooms are beautiful and large, the view of the sea from the balconies is impressive and the rates are well worth every euro. The family who owns the hotel is accomodating. Even the hotel restaurant is very good. Overall, this is an excellent value in one of the most beautiful places in the world. . . Positano!!

    If you are looking for a small hotel in Positano, look no further than the Villa Gabrisa.

    Great honeymoon spot

    from

    We stayed in the Sirio room, which offered a fantastic, yet private view of the sea and the town off of the large porch - perfect for sipping a bottle of wine or a quite breakfast. The family that runs the Villa Gabrisa is very nice and helpful. The restaurant is also very good. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone traveling in the area, even over the higher end hotels.

    Comfortable Rooms, Nice view

    from

    Our room (Nereo) was very spacious (especially by European standards).

    The terrace was also big and view was marvelous. The place is family run and they were very helpful with everything. I would highly recommend this place for Positano stay.

    What a View!

    from

    We arrived in Positano without a room. The Villa Gabrisi took us in, showed us the room and we fell in love with the place- large room, full bath and a fridge with a reasonably priced mini-bar. The terrace was spacious with a view of the ocean and the cliffs. The host was a transplanted New Zealander who made our stay in Positano a memorable one. She recommended restaurants and shops that we found to our liking.

    How can you not love Positano, especially at the Villa Gabrisi.

    Great small place to stay in Positanot

    from

    (6 rooms) - rate included breakfast delivered to our room and eaten outside on terrace (and good American style coffee); amazing balcony/terrace and great location high enough up for nice views from room; helpful English-speaking staff; large room and nice bathroom; superior experience, unmatched stay in Italy (and this was our honeymoon, so obviously this was a romantic place)

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Villa Gabrisa Positano

    5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding
     

    Travel Blogs from Positano

    Amalfi Coast & train rides

    A travel blog entry by xynnapang on Apr 06, 2015

    10 photos

    ... amp; bought a 3 day pass for €32, sigh didn't know about it until today or I would have bought it yesterday. It includes entry to the Pompeii ruins which we're going for tomorrow, transportation & entry to museums etc. Found our way to the Circumvesuviana Station, which was under the central station. There were so many people there, and we were trying our best to get to the barrier to get our tickets punched & get ...

    Time for (more) shopping!

    A travel blog entry by parto01 on Jul 06, 2014

    20 photos

    ... who smiles, looks around at his fellow drivers, and laughs.... "hey, you wanna da Andreas.... you wanna da 'aircut!".... one of his colleagues then removes his hat to reveal total baldness.. to which Bob takes his hat off to reveal (rapidly advancing) baldness.... and everyone is laughing (probably wondering why someone with little hair would even bother to go to a hairdresser!

    Anyhow, we found Andreas (after first mistakenly ...

    Heading south to Positano and the Amalfi coast

    A travel blog entry by parto01 on Jul 03, 2014

    17 photos

    ... thank goodness, as it is so narrow. It appears that so many houses are built on top of each other and one wonders how they get furniture in and out, let alone the weekly groceries !! The buildings must be very well constructed, to sustain the centuries of climatic conditions etc... As we look out on to the hillside of homes, with bougainvillea threaded throughout the masses of stonework, we can see the odd laundry line ...

    Positano – The Inspiration for our Trip

    A travel blog entry by melliekat on May 12, 2014

    2 comments, 31 photos

    ... pieces are real art. The tabletops are made out of volcanic rock and painted beautifully. I asked the price on one small two-seater table with iron legs. It would be over €1000 including shipping to Canada. Wow. We settled on buying a couple of small items for the kitchen.

    We stopped for lunch at L’Incanto, a restaurant right on the beach. We found chicken there! Chicken is pretty hard to come by in Italy we’ve noticed. I had a chicken salad ...

    The Biggest Aspidistra in Capri

    A travel blog entry by chris-roisin on May 07, 2013

    4 comments, 30 photos

    ... we didn’t make our dead line? That didn’t really bother me. Genoa is but a train journey away. What really bothered me was that if we missed the ship, we would miss out on the draw at the casino tonight for a bottle of champagne. You had to be present to collect your prize!!! Roisin was on a roll. It would be a shame to miss out at this late stage!!

    With a huge sigh of relief, the ferry back to the mainland appeared from around the bay at 11:45. ...