The Amalfi Coast is home to some staggering hotels precariously perched along a beautiful shoreline of rugged cliffs and sandy coves. Here we review the grande dames as well as the secret boutique hotels and an amazing villa to take over as your own. Monastero Santa Rosa, AmalfiThis 17th-century former monastery dominates the shoreline about a kilometre from Amalfi. Some have terraces, but all are furnished with a mix of custom-made pieces and 19th-century antiques collected by the American owner. There are lots of quiet spots in the gardens, but it's the spa that will be the real pull.