This Amalfi Coast apartment near Positano, Italy, certainly surpasses the humble description of "apartment." With its own sea view terrace with room for "al fresco" dining, as well as a warm, comfortable interior, you will become a part of Italy both indoors and out. And don't forget the wonderful sights and activities awaiting in the area surrounding this Amalfi Coast vacation accommodation!
Sitting on top of a historical building is this stylish, comfortable, and completely independent apartment. It boasts an extensive and private terrace with shaded area, equipped with garden furniture, where one enjoys glorious views of the magic village of Positano. The apartment is furnished with a mix of antique and modern furniture.
Distances: Bus stop to Positano centre 50 m, Shops and restaurants within walking distance, Fornillo 500 m, Nearest beach 400 m from Fornillo, Marina Grande (steps) approx. 600 m, Bus to Amalfi and Sorrento approx. 1.5 Km. Airports: Naples 60 Km, Rome (Fiumicino) 267 Km. There is a public garage about 100 m from the villa. Blue SITA busses cost about 1-2 euros, depending on destination. Stops are marked with a blue and white SITA sign. The small internal bus (orange mini-bus) of Positano is marked by a brown FERMATA sign. Driving times are: Ravello to Amalfi, 15 minutes; Amalfi to Positano, 30 minutes; Positano to Sorrento, 35 minutes.
Entrance via an external staircase, the apartment is on two floors:
Lower Level: Sitting room with fireplace and French windows opening to a terrace; Kitchen with french windows to terrace, small bathroom with shower.
Upper Level: Double bedroom; twin-bedroom (can be made up as a double); Bathroom with shower and walk in wardrobe. Bedrooms have smaller windows due to their location beneath the roof.
Access: Approx. 80 stairs from the road to the terrace.
(Approx. 120 m2)
Terrace: Shaded area under a thick and vibrant bougainvillea, equipped with a large dining table, lemon trees, jasmine, geraniums, and other potted plants.
Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas.
* Cook Service: Upon request
* Cooking Classes: Upon request
* Pre-Stocked Villa: 30 Euros plus cost of groceries
* Welcome Basket: Upon request
* Extra Housekeeping: 15 Euros per hour
* Extra Linen Change: 30 Euros per room
* Laundry Service: Starting at 20 Euros per load
* Portable Baby Crib: 50 Euros per week
* Babysitting: 20 Euros per hour
* There is an English speaking On-Call Manager.
* Housekeeping is provided for 2 hours, 3 days per week. Linens are changed on Saturday. Additional Housekeeping can be arranged for an additional fee.
Additional amenities include: housekeeping available - extra cost, walk to town, iron and board, outside area - private, air conditioning - partial house.TripAdvisor property ID 2029026...Read more
Left on 07/31/2010 for a stay in July 2010 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jul 31, 2010Stayed Jul 2010
Wonderful--we had a great time.
The view. It was nice to have AC in the bedrooms. The maid service was also excellent.
There were many ants in the kitchen. Also, wireless Internet access was inconsistent, even though it was advertised.
Close to colorful and inviting restaurants with good food, and away from the major crush of tourists all the amenities of Positano, including beaches and restaurants. The local smaller beach just below the villa was very nice and scenic.
Left on 09/29/2001 for a stay in September 2001 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Sep 29, 2001Stayed Sep 2001
Nice villa. Be careful with ceilings in bedrooms, they are low.
Views are most beautiful I have ever seen!
Service personnel was not very tactful (came in early and was a bit loud).
Everything is within walking distance(5-15 min.) if you don't mind walking steep stairs. If you do - take local bus(every 5-10min). Very nice restaurants, bars and shops most with breathtaking views and not very expensive prices. Positano itself is not very crouded with tourists, which we liked very much. You can take the hydrofoil to Capri, Sorrento, Amalfi. Check out the downtown area.
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