Grand Hotel Ambasciatori

Neapolitan Riviera, Sorrento

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  • Clifftop location looking across the Bay of Naples to Mount Vesuvius
  • A fifteen minute walk from Piazza Tasso in the heart of Sorrento
  • Luxurious terrace perfect for relaxing as you take in panoramic views

Situated on the clifftop overlooking the Bay of Naples, the Grand Hotel Ambasciatori is an idyllic location for a typical Italian getaway. Behind the terracotta façade which blends seemingly into the cliff face, the hotel’s bright and spacious rooms reflect the simple elegance of the region. The hotel’s selection of restaurants and bars are no exception to the theme; each offering a unique and sophisticated location where you can sample the region’s cuisine or relax with an after dinner drink in hand.

The hotel’s swimming pool can be found amongst the lush greenery of the hotel garden, which is a secluded paradise where you can spend the day relaxing under the Italian sun. Alternatively, take the lift down to the private bathing platform, which stretches out into the sea and is equipped with sun loungers and swimming access.

For further relaxation why not indulge at the hotel's wellness centre where a range of treatments are available.

The hotel has 80 rooms (official rating 5 star) Hotel child prices apply to ages 2-12 years. Minimum stay of 3 nights.



Bars & Restaurants

Ambassador Bellevue Restaurant

Take in the views of the Gulf of Naples from the pretty restaurant terrace as you choose from a menu featuring delicious local ingredients and flavours.

Bar Afrodite

Overlooking the garden, the Bar Afrodite is an intimate and sophisticated space for an evening drink. Enjoy the selection of local liqueurs and cocktails to the sound of peaceful piano music.

Open 6pm - midnight

Dioniso Poolside Restaurant

Enjoy a spot of lunch on the lush green terrace at this restaurant, which serves up a daily selection of grilled meats and fish.

Open 12pm - 5pm

Poseidone Snack Bar

The Poseidone Snack Bar is nestled at the bottom of the cliff and offers a spectacular view over the bay to Mount Vesuvius. Head down for a bite to eat by the water, or enjoy an afternoon spent sipping cocktails on the bathing platform.

Ristorante Le Muse

included With:  Bed & Breakfast, Half Board
Dress Code:  Gentlemen are required to wear long trousers during the evening.

The Ristorante Le Muse offers a fine dining experience to guests on bed & breakfast and half board options. With panoramic views of the bay, this crisp and bright restaurant is a delightful space for enjoying local and international cuisine prepared by the hotel’s talented chefs.

Open 7am - 10am and 7.30pm - 9.30pm

Beach & Pools

Bathing platform

The hotel’s private bathing platform stretches out into the crystal waters for a tranquil experience of the coast. Complete the experience with a cocktail from the nearby bar. Sunbeds and umbrellas are included. Usually open mid May - mid October. 

Swimming pool

The hotel swimming pool is surrounded by it luscious semi-tropical garden and includes a hydro-massage section. Sun loungers are scattered between the shrubbery, ideal for an afternoon spent relaxing in the dappled shade.

Spa & Wellness

Fitness Room

For those who like to start the day with a workout, the hotel has a fully equipped gym available for guests to use.

Wellness centre

Finish off a day of sightseeing and exploring with a trip to the hotel’s wellness centre, where you can indulge in a range of massages and beauty treatments, payable locally.

Activities & Entertainment

Tennis Court

The tennis court is located in front of the hotel and is the perfect way to keep fit as you enjoy a game.

Parking & Wifi


Guests can make the most of the onsite parking, which is available for €27 per day.


Free access to Wifi is available throughout the hotel premises.

About the location

Holidays in Sorrento bring you the delights of small-town coastal Italy in close proximity to the bustling city of Naples. Breathing in the lemon scented air in the cliff top surroundings of the town, you can gaze across the Bay of Naples to the city with Mount Vesuvius in the background. Couples can enjoy the small town feel of Sorrento, while getting lost in the backstreets, and trying out local specialities including pizza and limoncello in street side restaurants and cafés. Families can enjoy the beaches, ferry rides to Naples and explore the nearby Amalfi Coast. The more adventurous can hike up to the summit of Vesuvius or spend time in vibrant Naples.

Sorrento is a heady mix of tourist friendly resort and a still traditional Italian coastal town. It has all the amenities you could wish for, as well as catering for families, couples and the more adventurous. It retains its artisanal crafts, and is filled with small shops specialising in ceramics, limoncello and leather goods. The aromas of fresh pasta, pizza, lemons and tomatoes permeate the air as you stroll around the quaint streets filled with restaurants and cafés.

Transfer Time

The hotel is 1 hour 30 minutes from Naples airport. Return private transfers included. To change your transfers or book car hire instead, simply call us once you’ve completed your booking.
Twin Balcony Garden View

Max 2 Adults

Enjoy the quiet Twin Balcony Garden View room, which comes with a small balcony overlooking the greenery below. These rooms are both elegant and simple, with pastel shades and tiled floors to complement the serene environment.

Twin Partial Sea View Balcony

Max 3 adults

These classic rooms have a modern edge, with colourful furnishings that stand out against the neutral décor. The private balcony looks over the beautiful park and out towards the bay.

Deluxe Junior Suite Balcony & Sea View

Max 3 Adults

Junior Suites are spacious and colourful, with a seating area and classic oak furnishings. The private balcony boasts unrivalled views over the entire Gulf of Naples and out toward Mount Vesuvius.

Free Room Upgrade

Complimentary room upgrade from a Twin Balcony Garden View room to a Twin Balcony Partial Sea View room for stays completed between 02 - 08 April 2024 and 14 - 31 October 2024.

Restaurant Offer

10% Discount at O' Parrucchiano Restaurant in Sorrento's town centre. 

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Tripadvisor review May 26 2024
Phenomenal in every way! We leave tomorrow after 6 beautiful nights and it is so hard to leave. Our room is gorgeous with every convenience imaginable. We have a balcony over the beach club and...
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Tripadvisor review May 11 2024
We had an amazing time at this hotel. The staff was very helpful and friendly, the views were breathtaking, and it was extremely clean. It was also a very short walk to shopping and wonderful...
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