Hotel Caruso

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Belmond Hotel Caruso is located in Ravello, southern Italy.

In 1893, Pantaleone Caruso and his wife Emilia Cicalese rented five rooms in one of the wings of the 11th-century palace and opened the "Pensione Belvedere". The Hotel had among their guests the Bloomsbury Group, Virginia Woolf and Lord Keynes. Other famous guests include Jackie Onassis, after whom a suite is named. In recent years, the hotel was managed by the sons of Pantaleone, Paolo and Gino, then in 2005 Orient-Express Hotels Ltd. bought the property. In March 2014 Orient-Express Hotels was renamed Belmond.

The hotel today has an infinity swimming pool with a backdrop of the sea and sits in steep cliffside gardens that descend through several microclimates. It has its own boat at Amalfi for trips along the coast to Positano. Other nearby places to visit include Pompeii, Capri and Paestum.

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