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Open Gate

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel Open Gate is a quaint family run hotel on the Amalfi Coast. The rooms are clean and adequately equipped. The bed was very comfortable. We had a room with a large balcony and despite it only being March, it was warm enough to sit outside until the sun went down. The views are amazing, breakfast was fabulous and it...

Thank Grahame R
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We chose Praiano because of the location--a smaller, quieter town but with easy access by public bus to the larger, more touristy towns of Positano & Amalfi. The hotel is owned & managed by the Lauretano family, who built the hotel in 1965. The elder Mr. Lauretano is still the primary pizza maker & keeps his vintage 1969 orange Fiats...

1Thank VaTravelers1088
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Stayed in Praiano and at this hotel for 6 days as a home base to visit the Amalfi coast. Much quieter and cheaper than staying in Positano or Amalfi but just a bus ride away from visiting the different towns on the coast. Hotel is charming and well situated on the main road, close to bus stops. The hotel is...

Thank Missaab93
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Nice and quiet Hotel with super friendly service. The Room is very basic and I really needed a fridge which was not included. The view from the Balcony is absolutely amazing! Good value for the money compare to the alternatives all over Amalfy coast. The Hotel located in Praiano which give you the possibility to walk to the marina where...

Thank Sharon A
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Perfectly situated with beautiful views, Open Gate Hotel is charming. Pasquale is very helpful. Our room had a great balcony, was perfectly clean and bathroom fine. Breakfast outside above the sea was perfect. Would stay again

Thank dccb
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Four night stay in September 2016 - had a great time! Praiano is a quieter location between Amalfi and Positano, Open Gate hotel is right on the bus route between the two, and the hotel itself is comfortable, rooms with terraces have great views, staff are friendly, dinner with good choice of local wines was excellent, would highly recommend. The...

Thank peterneil62
Praiano, Italy
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We decided to give the restaurant at Open Gate yet another chance after two bad experiences there. The ordeal was intollerable Whenever we requested something ,the waitress rolled her eyes, smirked and walked away as if we were disturbing her ( we were one of the few tables in the restaurant). The less-than-mediocre pizzas arrived one at a time; the...

Thank Edward P
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel nestling between road to positiono and Amalfi.This is a very charming family hotel run by a very obliging lady and her cousin.We were three in group of six who were vegetarian.The kitchen produced excellent vegetarian food off the menu without fuss.I highly recommend this Hotel will definitely stay here again

1Thank Anil S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

This was a very good find. It is perfectly positioned between Amalfi and Positano but surrounded by the beauty of Praiano. We had a lovely sea view room with a balcony which could be used for sunbathing which was an added bonus! The staff were very lovely and helpful and really made the stay more pleasant. Would definitely stay here...

Thank Natalieemma1989
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016

This two star hotel really is the jewel in the Amalfi Coast Crown . I booked a 5 night visit for my husbands 50th birthday treat following other reviewers recommendations and we were not disappointed. Staff lovely , nothing too much trouble ; food wonderful - home cooked specialities ( we had to talk ourselves into dining elsewhere on one...

Thank Janice B

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Additional Information about Open Gate

Address: Via Roma 52, 84010 Praiano, Italy
Region: Italy > Campania > Amalfi Coast > Praiano
Price Range: ₹ 5,549 - ₹ 10,473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Open Gate 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Open Gate Praiano
Open Gate Hotel Praiano
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#6 Family Hotel in Praiano
#10 Romantic Hotel in Praiano
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“All rooms have sea views & terraces, so I don't think there are any "bad" rooms.”
  • View from second floor bedroom terrace
VaTravelers1088, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best views on the higher floors”
JaniceB813, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have balconies, face the sea and catch the sun all day. Some balconies are larger than others.”
  • Local cove with bars, restaurants and water taxi hire. Has public toilet facilities...7euro sunb
  • Have breakfast at the tables across the road outside a must
  • What more could you want in the morning?
Ricochet58, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Higher rooms have best views.”
lovestotravel112, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Views of the Med from most balconies...”
Figjam911, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
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