This charming, highly rated, family-run hotel in Ravello is a great place to stay if you want to both relax and explore. The two-star Hotel Parsifal overlooks the beautiful Amalfi Coast and has a beautiful terrace and garden where you can admire the panoramic views.
The hotel is situated in a former convent built in 1288 by Augustinian friars, which gives it bags of character and historical charm. It offers 19 well-appointed double and twin rooms with views of the pretty garden, cloisters or sea.
Breakfast is included and other amenities include an en-suite bathroom, air conditioning, a telephone and television. There is a restaurant that also has great views of the coastline and serves a good choice of Mediterranean cuisine.
For families, babysitting services are available and there is also table tennis. The staff at the 24-hour desk are very helpful and will be able to give you a host of tourist information on what not to miss out on during your stay.
Ravello is a pretty town with great beaches and a good range of shops, bars and restaurants. Sights not to miss in the town include the magnificent ninth century Duomo (cathedral) that faces the town from the top of a long line of steps and the gardens of Villa Cimbrone and Villa Rufolo, which offer amazing views. Ravello is also a short boat or car journey away from other superb towns including Amalfi and Positano to the north and the bustling port of Salerno to the south.