Set on a cliff edge 1,000ft above sea level, Caruso is your private balcony over the Amalfi Coast. This former 11th-century palace boasts all the worldly luxuries anyone could desire.
Marbled hallways lead to rooms brimming with antiques and paintings by old masters. Cascading down the mountain, past lemon groves and olive vines, is Ravello, the mesmerising ‘city of music’. Paradise, found.
Be part of something special with a stay in this 11th-century hotel, built by a wealthy family who found sanctuary in Ravello while journeying to Constantinople.
Stroll through the century-old gardens, with rose bushes climbing skyward and crops of aromatic herbs found at every turn. Explore the frescoed salons and arched stone vaults, before arriving for a dip in the striking infinity pool. It’s a swim you’ll never forget.
Let us whisk you away to live your best beach life on the Amalfi Coast. Our complimentary shuttle will escort you to the harbour, from there sail to a secluded paradise by private boat.
Arrive on the pristine shores of a charming beach, where sun loungers and parasols await. Kayaks and windsurfers are available for an additional fee if you enjoy an adventure on the waves. Nothing is sweeter when life’s a beach.
ROOMS & SUITES
Set into the cliff edge, over tiered groves of lemons and olive vines, Caruso seems to float above the ocean. Rooms make the best of the view, with balconies overlooking the sparkling sea.
Interiors also enchant: airy and elegant, with hand-picked antique furniture and four-poster beds. Every room and suite in this ancient palace is unique, so keep an eye out for intriguing historical details.
From Caruso, Italy can be experienced in style. Each Suite is exquisitely furnished and spacious, creating a charm all of its own. Spacious marble bathrooms with oversized baths and showers provide peerless pampering, while stunning views are sure to inspire.
With unrivalled sea views, our Exclusive Suites offer complete decadence in picture-perfect Ravello.
Stroll in the private garden, or soak up sweeping views from a terrace complete with sun loungers and a dining area. For even more space, two of suites can be connected to make a two-bedroom suite, ideal for families or friends.
SEAVIEW GARDEN SUITES
Recline on a sun-lounger and drink in breathtaking views of the Amalfi Coast from your own panoramic garden. As you step indoors from the terrace, light follows you in through expansive windows.
Each suite enjoys an airy Mediterranean vibe with elegant Italian furnishings and antiques. Connect two suites together to form a spacious two-bedroom residence—perfect for family gatherings.
Classic Italian Style
From Caruso, Amalfi is yours to explore. After a day of enchantment, return to an oasis of peace and tranquility. Befitting one of the most timeless hotels in Italy, Double Rooms reflect the classic Neapolitan era. Each has its own unique design, overlooking sun-drenched seas or lush terraced gardens.
Italian Coastal Dining with a Twist
Lose yourself in the vibrant flavours of Italy in our stunning Ravello restaurants. Mouth-watering menus bring the focus back to fresh, local produce, served with creativity and panache.
Drink and dine among ancient frescoes or with ocean views. For the cream of Amalfi Coast nightlife, step into our dazzling Piano and Cocktail bar for a nightcap.
There’s nothing quite like an aperitivo to bring people together. In Italy, this enchanting hour is a time-honoured tradition. At Belmond, our bartenders and chefs use their creative spark to craft perfectly paired specialities.
From signature cocktails to a curated bar menu, our combinations celebrate authentic flavours and regional ingredients. Paired with stunning views and live music, aperitivo is our favourite time of day.
Sip a time-honoured gimlet, prepared with inimitable Amalfi Coast flair. Mixed at a Bar Cart before you, this tangy concoction blends Tanqueray gin with freshly squeezed Amalfi lemon juice, homemade Amalfi lemon cordial and lemon zest to decorate.
Explore the flavours of Campania with a delightful spread. Spaghetti frittata was born in Naples as a way to use up leftover pasta, but has evolved into a delicious, comforting staple.
Parmigiana is traditionally made with layers of aubergine, cheese and tomato sauce, another firm favourite. Pacchero, a large tubular pasta, is perfect for holding sauces and tasty fillings.
Famed for its fresh, local Mediterranean dishes, Ristorante Belvedere offers diners an unforgettable experience. Chef Mimmo di Raffaele takes guests on a tantalising journey of discovery, where traditional Italian specialities inspire innovative dishes.
Dine in the elegant dining room, or on the outdoor terrace while soaking up the endless sea views. Dress code: smart casual, short trousers for gentlemen are not permitted
Magnificent 18th-century frescoes and awe-inspiring views: where better to wind down after a busy day? The atmospherically lit Il Loggiato is a destination par excellence for Amalfi Coast nightlife. It offers an extensive list of innovative cocktails, and a wide range of wines, champagnes and the delicious local prosecco.
A Ravello hotel with a difference, Caruso is home to one of the Amalfi Coast’s most exclusive wellness centres.
Here, spa culture has been refined to an art. Experience botanical bliss with a range of treatments designed to nourish mind, body and soul. Some therapies can even be enjoyed in our romantic gardens under an azure sky.
SIGNATURE HAPPINESS RITUAL
Harness the vitality of the Mediterranean with our signature treatment using artisanal products from Sicily. Luxuriate in a footbath with star anise soap, a cleansing body exfoliation with jasmine-scented volcanic pumice and a soothing apricot and tangerine butter massage.
The gentle fragrance of the apricot butter combined with mandarin essential oil, citrus, mint and bergamot, promotes feelings of positivity and wellbeing.
Befitting one of Italy’s top luxury spa hotels, our spectacular infinity pool is an architectural masterpiece. Set at the highest point above the town of Ravello, it’s seemingly suspended in the clouds.
Drift along and soak up breathtaking views of the coastline below. Our pool concierge can bring you a Kindle with a selection of reading material, a fresh fruit appetizer or an Evian vaporizer. Pure, unadulterated indulgence.
Re-energise after a good night’s sleep with a workout in our air-conditioned gym. The tranquil surroundings of the hotel’s beautiful garden make it a picture perfect spot to stay active.
There’s a full range of cardio equipment and weight machines, all positioned in front of a panoramic window. For a more intensive workout, a qualified personal trainer can be arranged to help you meet new fitness goals.
COMPLIMENTARY DAILY BOAT TOUR
Embrace the spirit of adventure. Set off on our traditional wooden boat ‘Ercole’ for an exciting trip around the beautiful Amalfi Coast. This exclusive tour launches daily and is complimentary for Caruso guests, including round-trip shuttle transfers from the hotel.
Our boutique offers superbly crafted clothing, accessories, jewellery and souvenirs for discerning customers. All of our products are hand-picked or exclusively designed for the hotel.
Patterns and designs are inspired by the hotel’s 18th-century frescoes, reproduced on silk and silk crepon. The simple-yet-elegant styling blends originality with sophistication.
There are endless things to do in Amalfi Coast, from action-packed excursions to culinary adventures. Take a hidden tour of Naples, hike coastal lemon groves or sign up for a sailing trip or creative pursuit. Our concierge is on hand with recommendations to ensure you fall head-over-heels with Amalfi.
LUXURY IN THE ANCIENT WORLD
Learn why the Vesuvian archaeological area is one of the most fascinating places in Italy. Enjoy exclusive access to the site’s secret underground networks and explore the historic town of Oplontis.
Discover archeological treasures not normally available to the public and gain an insight into the lavish lives of the ancient Campanians. From brand new Pompei excavations to the Ercolano Theatre, this is Roman civilization as you’ve never seen it before.
MYSTERIES OF NAPLES
Uncover why Naples is considered one of the most mysterious cities in Europe. Flanked by an expert storyteller, you’ll discover beautifully decorated buildings, chapels and underground networks.
From the Cappella Sansevero museum to the The Catacombs of Saint Gaudiosus, be awed by the fascinating history at every turn.
A TASTE OF THE AMALFI COAST
Meet local culinary characters of the Amalfi Coast with our selection of popular foodie traditions. Lemon experience: Just a short ride from the centre of Amalfi, explore one of the region’s grandest lemon groves. Taste the fruits and learn how they are cultivated using traditional methods.
Colatura di alici experience: Discover the secrets of colatura di alici, the traditional anchovy sauce, in Cetara. This authentic experience includes a private visit to the family-owned Nettuno laboratory.
San Salvatore Farm: On the slopes of the Vesuvius in the Cilentian area, visit the olive groves and vineyards of San Salvatore farm. Meet the buffalos whose milk is used to produce mozzarella and the Cilentan housewives busy preparing homemade pasta and cakes.
THE PATH OF THE GODS
Discover a spectacular trail along the Amalfi Coast. Legend says it is the same one used by siren-seeking gods and Emperor Tiberius.
This ancient path links Agerola and Nocelle, offering stunning views of the shimmering blue sea and mountains in the distance. Picnic on local specialities, then descend 1,680 steps to the bustling town below.
ART OF THE COAST
Fuel your creative side with a private visit to Paolo Sandulli’s art studio in Praiano. Discover the awe-inspiring sculptures inside this scenic workshop housed within an ancient watchtower. Afterwards, join a NaturArte itinerary and spot fabulous ceramic artworks along a scenic trail.
Scale the heights of Scala, on the Amalfi Coast, to enjoy an exclusive picnic in the enchanting ruin of Sant’Eustachio.
We can arrange a romantic picnic for couples or something larger for groups of families and friends, personalised to your tastes. Start early in the morning and stop for breakfast before heading down the trail, or savour at sunset and linger over the hypnotic views.
MAKE YOUR OWN FILM
Do your little ones love the limelight? Put children in the director’s chair during a day spent making their own holiday movie trailer. Led by a professional filmmaker, children will learn how to plan a scene, act it out and capture it on camera––exactly as they imagined.
With a chorus of seagulls as your soundtrack, watch the coast wake up with a morning boat tour.
Alternatively, set sail at golden hour, where a typical antipasti, soft drinks and chilled Prosecco provide a tasteful start to your evening. We can also organise speedboat rentals for the ultimate coastal tour.