Villa Dawn is a luxury resort set in an outstanding spot, overlooking Amalfi and the Salerno Bay.
The villa is a typical example of Amalfitan residence with its high vaulted ceilings, situated in the higher part of the Amalfi Drive, climbing up 110 steps, unfortunately without possibility of the use of an elevator.
The total area of the villa, spread out over three levels connected with each other by external stone stairways, is 250 sqm (2700 sq. feet) indoor and 600 sqm meters (6500 sq. feet) of outdoor area consisting of terraces and gardens with wide panoramic views of Amalfi and the sea.
From the garden, twelve steps take up to the ground floor accommodation composed of
• a sitting area with wicker table and armchairs
• a spacious dining/living room with solid wood table 4 seats and window which frames a truly fascinating view of Amalfi
• two large double bedrooms
Both bedrooms have TV, independent air-conditioning/heating units and en-suite bathrooms. The nice bathrooms have elegant finishing touches, majolica green printed tiles, large shower cubicle with attractive blue and green ceramic insert, washbasin, WC, etc.
One of the bedroom - can be made as a twin - is behind the living/dining room and is furnished with wrought iron bed head, antique bedside table and wardrobe, solid wood desk and French window onto the back of the villa (no views). The other bedroom with double bed and inbuilt wardrobe has window with lovely views.
From the main gate, comes into a large garden terrace suitable both for sun-bathing or for dining outside. Part of the terrace is paved and shaded by olive trees and large awnings. It is furnished with outdoor shower, dining table seating 12 people, chairs, deck-chairs and a barbecue.
Entrance into the middle floor of the house is straight from the garden. Entrance is onto a small hallway.
On the right side, is a superb modern kitchen and newly fully fitted with marble top, inbuilt solid wood drawers, electric oven, 3 small fridges, espresso coffee maker, dishwasher, antique dining table seating 12 people, marble open fireplace, window looking on the rear of the villa, precious lamps and chandeliers.
From the kitchen, a small corridor with 2 antique wardrobe leads onto
• an elegant bathroom equipped with a Jacuzzi tub and floor with majolica green printed tiles, WC, large basin on a wood basis, etc.
• a living room furnished with antique furniture and ceramic lamps, sofa 3 seats, 2 leather armchairs, small wrought iron table
• a roomy double bedroom - can be made as a twin - furnished with antique chest of drawers, bedside tables and TV
On the left side of the hallway, a small corridor leads to
• a roomy double bedroom with window with lovely views,
• a smaller double bedroom with window opening onto the rear of the house.
Both bedrooms have TV and share the same bathroom in the corridor. It features a shower cubicle, attractive floor with majolica blue printed tiles, WC, wash basin and window with views.
At the end of this corridor, a door opens directly onto the garden terrace
The top floor of the building is reached directly from the garden, by means of external stairway (25 steps). Entrance is onto a huge solarium terrace enjoying a wide view of the sea. It is furnished with wrought iron tables and chairs for four persons, inbuilt seating, outdoor shower and deck chairs.
Seven steps lead down into a romantic attic accommodation for two persons composed of:
• Dining room with sloping ceiling, a solid wood round table 4 seats, antique sofa 2 seats, wood corner kitchen with sink, 2 electric hotplates and small fridge
• Bathroom with shower cubicle, wash basin, WC, etc.
• Master bedroom - can be made as a twin - with sloping ceiling. It is furnished with large wrought iron bed head, antique furniture and window looking onto the garden
The fittings include all modern conveniences such as satellite TV, washing-machine, dishwasher, air-conditioning, central heating, pay telephone for incoming and outgoing calls, ADSL internet connection, CD player, etc.
Outdoor showers, washing machine, dishwasher, hairdryers in each bathroom, satellite TV, heating and air conditioning throughout, pay telephone for incoming and outgoing calls, ADSL internet connection, CD player, barbecue, 3 small fridge/freezer, four-burner cooker, microwave, toaster, electric oven, private parking spot suitable for 3 cars. Services: English speaking manager on call. Luggage carrying service, both on arrival and on departure, included in the rental price. Local cook, food delivery, babysitter, extra maid service, cot and high chair available on request for an additional fee. Mandatory weekly cleaning fee, payable locally including maid service 5 hours per day (Monday-Saturday) and one change of linen midweek. Electricity: 300 Kwh are included in the rental price. Excess of the included kwh will be charged locally....Read more
Dawn's Villa, luxury in Amalfi Conca dei Marini, Campania, Italy
Additional Location Information
Situated along the road leading from Amalfi to Positano and Sorrento, it is suitable for those who are looking for peace and tranquility without being 'off the beaten track' as Amalfi and all that it offers is reachable by a short drive (3 km).
Access to the villa is by means of 110 steps to climb up! No elevator is available. 3, free private parking spots are available for guests.
As featured in USA TODAY and recommended by Travel + Leisure in its annual Villa Guide:
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