Fodor's Expert Review Palazzo Murat

Positano Hotel–Sight

Past a bevy of resort boutiques, head to Via dei Mulini to view the prettiest garden in Positano: the 18th-century courtyard of the Palazzo Murat, named for Joachim Murat, who sensibly chose the palazzo as his summer residence. This was where Murat, designated by his brother-in-law Napoléon as King of Naples in 1808, came to forget the demands of power and lead a simpler life. He built this grand abode (now a hotel) near the church of Santa Maria Assunta, just steps from the main beach.

Hotel–Sight Historical

Quick Facts

Via dei Mulini 23
Positano, Campania  84017, Italy

089-875177

www.palazzomurat.it

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