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$163 / night
Total guests, Nights

Villa Erato – Home 3112905 House

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Key Info

  • Child Friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets

Description from owner

Description

Villa Erato is an ancient house located in the centre of Praiano. It was build in 18th century and it has been restored in 2007 taking care at all the ancient furnitures and cotto tiles. The house is perfect for a couple, for two couples or for a small family.

Villa Erato faces the sea and the sun, from the house you will enjoy a breathtaking view on the Amalfi Coast so you will be able to see "Positano" until "Punta Campanella", than "Capri" with the well known "Faraglioni Rocks" and finally the "Li Galli Island" which was owned by the know Russian dancer Nurejev. The house has all the modern furnitures and amenities, air conditioning, plasma TV, Internet wifi, winter heating. But most important the house has a big garden all covered by olives an lemon trees from where you will relax, lying on the sun beds just drinking a fresh glass of white Falanghina wine.

The house is really well located, from the street level there is a lift and than around 75 stairs to get the house, walking through rural and fascinating tiny streets. Close to the house there are the best restaurants, wine bars, cocktail bar, the pharmacy, grocery stores, fish shop and tabacchi shop. To get the closest beach which is called "La Gavitella" there are 400 stairs, where you will find restaurants and beach resorts. The closest bus stop is 5 minutes far from the house so the car is not necessary. If you decide to come with a car you will be able to park for free on the street within 1 km or park in a private garage just next to the house for ten € per day but you need to ask before your arrival the check the availability.

Living Room

Entering in the living room you will understand immediately that you are in an authentic house, where you could feel as to be in your own. The furniture are not basic and neutral but rather elegant and refined. There is a table which can accommodate six person, a sofa and an armchair from where you will be able to watch television or just connect your personal computer at internet thanks to the internet wifi. There is also a small library with books in english and italian. So if you forget your one, almost surely you will find one for your journey in Praiano. You have the possibility to enjoy the great view just staying on the balcony seeing the sun going down to the sea. In the living room there is the air conditioning

First bedroom with en-suite bathroom

You enter in this bedroom the the living room. The celling are high and they still conserve the ancient vaults. There is a double bed (king size) with an ancient headboard. Maybe you can also pass all your holiday lying in the bed as from there you have an amazing view. In this bedroom there is air conditioning too. From the bedroom you can enter in the bathroom which is made with majolicas and marble. There is washbasin, a toilet and a bathtub with shower wand.

Kitchen

The kitchen has all the modern furnitures, there is as cooker, oven, fridge and freezer, dish washer, italian style coffee maker and all the kitchen tools you may need.

Second bedroom

You will be able to enter the second bedroom along a stairway of 10 stairs. The ceiling is vaulted too. The furnishing are elegant. there are two single. beds (but there is the possibility to make a matrimonial bed if requested). The bedroom is equipped with an air conditioning/heating unit.

Bathroom

The bathroom is tiled with lucid handmade majolica tiles and equipped with a washbasin, a toilet and a hydromassage shower. Here you will also find a washing machine.

Services:

You may ask for someone who carry the luggage to the villa

There is the possibility to have food home delivery, so you do not need to carry everything at home by the stairs.

You can ask for kitchen classes at home

Boat tours are possible with special prices for the Villa Erato guests.

Inluded in the price you have:

+ internet wifi

+ cleaned towels and sheets

+ electricity till 15 kw per day. Each kw in surplus will cost 0.30 cent per kw

+ gas

+ hot water

extra cost:

final cleaning: 50 €

visitors tax: 1,50 € per person per day. kids under 10 years do not pay

deposit: 200 €. If no damages occur this amount will be refunded on the day of departure

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

Bed & bathroom

  • 2 Full baths

Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Mountain Views
  • Shared garden
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Stove
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: ($226.51) €200.00
Smoking
Yes, smoking allowed

Cancellations

Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.

8 weeks before

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

About the owner

Roberto P.
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
16 Sep 2021
Years listed:
10
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Italian

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Reviews

Excellent
13 reviews

Excellent
11
Very Good
1
Average
1
Poor
0
Terrible
0

“Beautiful villa”

Reviewed 19 Sep 2018

Villa Erato is a beautiful villa full of character with the most magnificent views from the small but perfect for two sitting terraces You could never tire of the view over to Posatino Capri and la Ga… More

“Reality Check”

Reviewed 27 May 2018

We stayed at Villa Erato for 5 nights in May, 2018, and we left with mixed feelings. We rent our apartment in Paris, so we understand from both sides the challenges of renting a property. From the… More

“Perfect Apartment”

Reviewed 20 Jun 2017

We recently stayed at Villa Erato. What a wonderful apartment. Beautifully furnished with a mix of antique and modern furniture , a dishwasher and a washing machine. The views from the apartment wer… More

“Prime accommodations, great location”

Reviewed 31 May 2017

This property was top notch with ocean views from balconies off the kitchen, dining room and bedroom. Plus a shaded private area with views to relax outdoors. Location was walking distance to a food… More

“Amazing view”

Reviewed 25 Apr 2017

We really enjoyed our stay in Praiano. The apartment was perfect for the four of us. Very comfortable and had everything we needed. We enjoyed the fact that the town was less hectic while still hav… More

“Large and comfortable villa”

Reviewed 1 Nov 2016

We stayed at Villa Erato in the last week of October. It was easy to find, following the directions Roberto and Lia gave us advance. Lia was on hand to meet us on arrival, to show us up to the villa… More

“SPECTACULAR!”

Reviewed 27 Oct 2016

From the view, the setting, the accommodations this villa was absolutely PERFECT. We loved staying in Praiano because of it's slower (and less crowded culture) but I don't believe we could h… More

“Great stay at Villa Erato”

Reviewed 3 Aug 2015

We spent the 3rd week of July at Villa Erato. It was fantastic! The Villa was beautiful and very comfortable. It was clean, well equipped, with comfortable beds and nice modern kitchen and bathrooms.… More

“Wonderful Stay at Villa Erato”

Reviewed 20 Jul 2015

We had an amazing time at Villa Erato, and only wish we could have stayed longer! We were 2 couples sharing the 2bdrm 2bath house. It was spacious enough for all of us. Roberto was an excellent host… More

“Delightful, elegant apartment with magnificent views”

Reviewed 27 May 2015

We loved this place - the apartment was gorgeous, with vaulted ceilings and furnished with lovely antique tables. The kitchen was well equipped and modern, and the views from three sets of french win… More

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FAQs

How do I find more info about the property?

You can get in touch with Roberto (the owner) through the contact form on this page.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to send the owner a message.

What if I have questions before I book?

Send Roberto (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

How do I contact Roberto (the owner)?

Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to view Roberto the owner's contact details or send them a message.

What's the difference between 'Book your stay' and 'Contact the owner/manager'?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online and send Roberto (the owner) a booking request. You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then

Or send Roberto (the owner) an inquiry through the Contact the owner/manager form if you’d like a quote or more info first.

What is a booking request?

When you pay online through the Ready to book? form, a booking request is sent to Roberto (the owner). You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then.

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How do I know my booking is safe?

To book this property you need to pay through the Flipkey website. Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection. This means that in the unlikely event that you’re prevented or denied access to the property when you check in, we’ll offer a full refund for the stay.

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How do I know what it will cost for my stay?

Simply enter your dates in the Ready to book? form to calculate the cost of your stay.
Click Book now to see a full breakdown of the price.

You can also request a quote from Roberto (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my vacation?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Roberto (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call Roberto (the owner) before booking?

You can exchange contact details with the property owner/manager once your booking is confirmed and you’ve paid in full. Paying and communicating only through our platform allows us to ensure that your booking is covered by our Payment Protection policy.

If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage your booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

How can I view and manage my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your booking or cancel it if you need to.

How do I pay the balance of my booking?

You can pay the remaining balance of your booking at any point. Simply go to Manage your booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage your booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I withdraw my booking request?

You’ll need to contact Roberto (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I make changes to my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your booking page. To change your dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Roberto (the owner) a message.

If Roberto (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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