Villa San Giacomo – Positano
Luxurious Historical Private Villa on the Amalfi Coast

Positano, Province of Salerno, Italy

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Our gift to you.. 

Celebrate your first evening at the villa with a “Complimentary Welcome Dinner” served on the terrace overlooking Positano

One “Complimentary Cooking Class”, a culinary experience cooking your favourite recipe with the villa’s Chef 


Overview & highlights

One of the most luxurious historical villa’s on the Amalfi Coast dating back to 1741, wealthy merchants constructed the luxurious residence on the hill overlooking the harbour of Positano from where it was possible to see their ships sailing in from the sea.

The most famous artists of the time were enlisted to fresco the ceilings and fill each room with precious furniture and artworks.

This elaborate villa was completely restored in 2013. The villa can only be booked in its entirity and those lucky enough will sleep in these magnificent suites decorated with exquisite antiques and period paintings along with all modern comforts. 

8 double rooms plus additional 2 new attic suites with guest capacity 4 people in each suite. Extra beds are available. (Total 16+8 pax)

Fully staffed with a private Chef at your complete disposal 8 hours a day who will create anything that takes your fancy, plus a concierge also at your service 8 hours a day.  There is a cleaning lady from 8am to 4pm and a continental breakfast is served daily. 

Villa Ambiente is a spectacular venue for weddings and private special events.

  • Dimensions inside: 500mq
  • Dimensions of the terraces: 350mq
  • Garden: 1000 square feet
  • Outside infinity swimming pool 4,5 metres by 8,5 metres. The pool is 1,30 metres deep, 30mt
  • Sitting Room accommodates 10/25 pax
  • Dining room accommodates 20/25 pax

Scroll to the bottom of the page for Rates & Policies.. 


Perched high up on the hill in Positano, one of the most picturesque towns on the Amalfi Coast, the villa presents sky scraping views. 

  • 15 min walk to main beach
  • 150 steps to walk to the road
  • Note there is a porter service to assist you with your luggage 

Rooms & Suites

Suites are decorated with exquisite antiques and period paintings and are fitted with all modern comforts. 

  • 8 double rooms with ensuite bathrooms with showers
  • 4 extra beds available, each bed at an extra cost, please enquire.
  • 2 New Attic Rooms have been added and can accommodate four people in each room, these rooms come at an extra cost
  • 19 toilets
  • Cots and baby beds are available on request
  • All rooms feature hot and cold air-conditioning
  • Wi-fi is available in all bedrooms and communal areas

Room Facilities

  • Daily cleaning
  • Change of bed and bath linen
  • Wi-fi
  • Heating 
  • Courtesy set
  • Minibar 
  • Air-conditioning
  • Ensuite bathrooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Safety deposit box


  • Electricity
  • Air-conditioning
  • Gas
  • Heating
  • Staffed with Chef & concierge 8 hours a day (Euro 25.0 per extra time, per person)
  • Cleaning lady from 8am to 4pm 
  • Continental breakfast
  • Gardening service
  • Daily change of linen
  • Pool towels
  • Internet
  • Fire wood
  • Ipod dock station
  • Laptop
  • Safety deposit box
  • Infinity pool
  • Welcome dinner
  • One cooking class
  • Porter service from Monday to Saturday from 8am-6pm
  • Telephone and fax usage
  • Parking extra Euro 25.00 for cars and Euro 30.00 for van per day valet service included
  • Porter service on Sundays
  • Each extra bed has an extra cost of Euro 60.00 per day, per bed

The living room has a seating capacity of 20/25 people and the table in the dining room comfortably seats up to 25 guests.

The villa’s cook is on duty eight hours a day. The cook’s services are included in the rental charge. The only thing you will have to pay extra for are the ingredients needed to make your meals.

English speaking babysitting service available at an extra cost.


The villa is an idyllic setting for civil and symbolic weddings and receptions for up to 100 people.

Both civil and symbolic weddings can be held on the terrace overlooking the sea.

We work with the highest quality professional hair/makeup artists on the Amalfi Coast and provide private drivers in new Mercedes to transport you for photography on the beach in Positano or other destinations.

Music and photographers will be organised by the property manager. Flower decorations and bridal bouquets organised by the best florist in town.

A selection of exquisite menu’s can be created by the Chef.

Prices for weddings and any types of events (weddings, anniversaries, birthday parties, corporate meetings etc.) are not included in the rental costs of the villa. For events that exceed the number the villa can accommodate (16+8) there is an extra price that will be calculated according to the type of event. 

In case of an event within the number of guests that the villa can accommodate, we must be notified well in advance (at the time of your initial enquiry about the villa rental). 

Rates & Policies

The villa is rented from Saturday to Saturday only.  

Rates and policies will be provided at the time of each individual enquiry.  Please email us at 


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