Sleeps 12 + 4 in 6/8 bedrooms, 6/7 bathrooms, luxury villa, air conditioning, stunning sea views, pool
This Luxury villa on the Amalfi coast is a spacious luxury villa situated in the heart of the quiet village of Praiano, between Amalfi and Positano; A great location for exploring Positano, Ravello, Amalfi and Sorrento.
This imposing villa , with its stunning views, several living spaces in doors and out, luxuriant garden and great location , is perfect for a large group of families or friends. The property boasts a beautiful seawater swimming pool and large terraces on various levels with sweeping views of the sea and the Amalfi coast up to the Isola dei Galli and the Faraglioni di Capri. The terraces are linked by steps and offer several large outdoor spaces with built-in stone benches and garden furniture , perfect for gatherings or finding a little peace and quiet.
Vacation Property Details
The villa is 550 sqm indoors and 1200 sqm meters of outdoor area consisting of terraces and gardens with wide panoramic views of the Amalfi Coast and the sea. It is built on three floors and an independent tower on the roof terrace.
The first floor, between the main floor and the tower, includes accommodation which is not available for guests' use. The floor available for guest’s use is the main floor and the ground floor which are reached by an exterior staircase situated near the property’s entrance gate.
onin a large, panoramic terrace at the side of the house, with an outdoor living area overlooking the Amalfi Coast and the sea.
This terrace leads into the day area comprised of large portico, dining room, reading room, an elegantly furnished sitting room and a large fully equipped kitchen.
Down an internal flight of stairs (20 stairs) there is the sleeping area with the 6 bedrooms, each with private bathroom and doors pening onto a terrace with both covered and uncovered areas.
Finally from the sleeping area, down another exterior flight of approximately 20 steps, is the large private swimming pool.
The independent tower is accessed by another exterior staircase situated near the property’s entrance gate and offers two bedrooms sharing a bathroom with shower .
The large terrace at the entrance is furnished with a built-in stone bench, armchairs around a low glass topped coffee table , oven and barbecue, all surrounded by pots of palm trees, lemon trees and flowers.
This terrace leads to the portico which serves as the main entrance and has fantastic views over the sea towards Positano and Capri on the right. The portico is furnished with dining table and comfortable seating areas. From the portico one enters the day area comprised of large dining room, reading room, sitting room and Kitchen .
Every room on this floor is about 4.30 meters high, with a domed ceiling, terracotta floors, whitewashed walls and direct access to the portico.
The dining room has a large glass-topped table and fragments of original Roman columns and marble bas-relief . The dining room leads to the large fully equipped kitchen. A French glass door leads from the kitchen onto the area with pizza oven and BBQ. Adjacent to the kitchen is also the laundry and a service bathroom.
The vast sitting room and reading room are elegantly furnished with antique light fixtures,, precious artwork, silver pieces , porcelain dishware, working fireplace ,antique wooden furniture, inviting white sofas and armchairs , a grand piano, and TV with satellite and DVD reader .
The stone staircase in the living room leads down to the night area with a corridor having doors into the six well-appointed double bedrooms each with en suite bathroom with shower and with direct access to the garden which is furnished with sun-chairs and umbrellas, coffee tables and a rocking chair .
Three of the bedrooms can be made up as twin bedrooms on request; one of them can interconnect to the bedroom next door, if required.
From the sleeping area, down another external flight of approximately 20 steps, is the large private sea water swimming pool.
The swimming pool is surrounded by a sun-drenched area furnished with tables and chairs, the swimming pool you will enjoy a splendid view of the sea.
Further accommodation for four people is provided in the independent tower which is accessed by an external staircase ( about twenty four steps) , situated near the property’s main entrance gate . This accommodation is more simply furnished than the main house and offers a twin bedroom and a double bedroom sharing a small bathroom with shower. The larger bedroom opens to a private balcony with splendid sea views. The large terrace which is situated at the entrance of the tower is furnished with a dining table seating four people and an umbrella.
Access: The Villa is accessed from the road that links all of the Amalfi Coast going down about 65 steps .From the property’s main entrance gate, an external flight of stairs ( about 24 stairs) lead to the large terrace with portico leading to the day area.
Air conditioning throughout, Satellite TV, DVD, CD reader, American coffee maker, kettle, toaster, five -burner cooker with electric oven, microwave, dishwasher and dryer, oven and barbecue, washing machine, iron and ironing board, two hair dryers, WI-FI internet access,Outdoor shower,
Swimming pool: open from May 5 to October 27, the pool is situated on the lower terrace with negative edge on the side facing the sea. It measures 17 x 5,9 m with an average depth of 2,60 m. The pool area is furnished with comfortable chaise lounge chairs, sun umbrellas, tables , a small bathroom with outdoor shower and a changing hut.
Distances and Surrounding area:
The little supermarket , at a short distance from the villa ,is well stocked and provides nearly everything one would need.
Coffee bar with an Internet Point, tourist information centre, restaurants, post office, etc are at approximately 300 meters from the villa.
The local mini-shuttle which runs from Praiano to the beach at La Praia and Positano and the SITA bus that connect all the villages along the Amalfi coast, stop at the beginning of the flight of stairs leading down to the villa.
Positano is 7 Km away, Amalfi 12 Km, Ravello 16 Km , Sorrento 18 Km, Salerno 45 Km Naples airport 50 Km Rome Fiumicino 269Km
At both Amalfi and Positano there are ferries and hydrofoils to the other villages along the coast as well as to the Islands of Capri and Ischia, to Naples etc and also rent boats to explore the surrounding coastline, and visit the many small grottoes along the coast.
Included/Excluded in Price
Included: electricity, water, gas, initial and final cleaning, midweek linen change,air conditioning.
The villa is attended to by a staff of two providing 4 hours a day cleaning and maintenance services. One lady of these staff members reside in separate accommodations on site.
Complimentary continental breakfast is included in the price .
Not included - upon requestprior arrangement ( supplied and payable locally ) food delivery ( (€ 30,00) Cook service ( min 250,00- max 350,00 euros for a chef and waiter), extra cleaning (€ 20,00 per hour), extra linen (€ 30,00 per room), crib (€ 50,00 per week) , baby sitting ( E 15,00 per hour) porter service (€ 5,00 per each piece) personal laundry service ((€ 20,00 per each load) airport transfers ( please enquire for details and prices) parking space in a private parking lot, situated at 5 minutes walk from the property ((€ 18,00 per day per each car).
Pool can be heated on request. Please inquire about extra cost on time of booking.
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