Get an overview of this hotelPositano hotel perched on hillside overlooking bay

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Close to beaches

Located 60 km from Naples on the Amalfi Coast, Hotel Villa Franca is within a 10-minute walk of both Spiaggia Grande and Spiaggia Fornillo. The Church of Santa Maria Assunta is less than 1 km away.

Wellness center

At Hotel Villa Franca, guests enjoy ocean-themed spa treatments, an outdoor pool with panoramic views, a Turkish bath, and a well-equipped fitness center. Area shuttle service is complimentary.


All 39 guestrooms feature free wireless Internet access, LCD televisions with satellite channels, minibars, turndown service, and balconies with sea or village views.

Renovations & Closures

This property is closed until further notice.
The property is closed between 01 December and 28 February.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Situated halfway up a hillside overlooking Positano's bay, Hotel Villa Franca features breathtaking views. Guests enjoy a seasonal outdoor pool and a fitness center with cardio and strength-training equipment and personal trainers. Spa services are also available onsite.

The gourmet restaurant Li Galli serves Mediterranean cuisine for dinner, and offers lunch on a poolside terrace with panoramic views.

Complimentary scheduled shuttle service is provided within the surrounding area, including the beaches and city center. Other amenities include free WiFi, and business services such as copying, printing, and faxing.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 39 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Free buffet breakfast - Served each morning.

Li Galli - This fine-dining gourmet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Lunch is also available on a poolside terrace with panoramic sea and village views.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests enjoy an L-shaped seasonal outdoor pool overlooking the sea. Open from April to October, a fitness center provides cardio and strength-training equipment, as well as personal training.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Spa Services

Hotel Villa Franca's wellness center offers a range of treatments using sea-based ingredients. A reproduction of one of the Riace bronze warriors stands in the center of the spa's Turkish bath. The spa is open from April to October.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for EUR 30.00 per day.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Minimum guest age is 12

Caters to adults only

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 150.00 per room
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 40.00 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 30.00 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Franca Villa
  • Hotel Franca
  • Hotel Villa Franca
  • Hotel Villa Franca Positano
  • Villa Franca
  • Villa Franca Hotel
  • Villa Franca Positano
  • Franca Hotel Positano

We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport. Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Guests under 12 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

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