The Hotel Amalfi run by the family Lucibello, also owners, has offered its warm hospitality on the Amalfi coast since 1972. The building is an old,completely restored, pasta factory situated in the quarter called "truglio" and is accessible by the main street Via Lorenzo d'Amalfi. The term "truglio" is an onomatopoeic word deriving from the Arabic language indicating the boiling of the mixture of water and flour in the preparation tubs.
Thanks to its old destination the hotel stands in a cool and dry place in the very centre of the town at a few meters distance from the Arab-Norman Cathedral dedicated to St. Andrew overlooking the main square from its imposing flight of steps.
Also the beaches and piers to Salerno, Naples, Ischia, Capri and Positano are near the hotel as well as the bus terminals and parkings and all the services useful to those who choose the sejourn in the most ancient of the Italian sea republics.
The simply but tastefully furnished 40 rooms have WC/shower with hair-drayer, telephone, SAT TV, safety-box, a lot with air conditioning on payment. Some rooms have balconies livelily coloured with geraniums. In order to make theguests' stay as comfortable as possible the hotel offers American-bar,TV- room, reading-room, terrace, roof-garden, lift.
The restaurant on the 5th floor has been conceived as an open space thanks to its glass windows with view on the mediterranean style hoeses of the historical centre. In summer time it is possible to have dinner on the wide terrace, where breakfast is also served.
The pride of the hotel Amalfi is its typical terrace garden of the Amalfi coast. The age-old orange and lemon trees offer their serene freshness,an oasis of relax, where the guests can spend their leisure hours. The delicious fruits are served at table or as fruit juice at breakfast. Garages at about 100 meters from the hotel.