Villa Marea Positano - Amalfi Coast
Beach villa with 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms in Positano, Italy
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Villa to rent in Positano, Italy
Villa overview - owner's description
HOLIDAY VILLA - POSITANO - AMALFI COAST - 3 BEDROOMS - 3 BATHROOMS - SLEEPS 7 - SEA VIEW - TERRACE - PRIVATE PARKING
Ideally positioned in the Fornillo area of Positano, high enough to enjoy views, yet at a short distance from one of the nicest beaches, Villa Marea is a much loved and very charming 18th century family home, full of character and memories.
The entrance door hides a terrace with a lemon grove which runs along the ground floor rooms.
One level up is a large paved terrace, a real garden of delight adorned with classic style columns supporting a thick and vibrant bougainvillea and wisteria pergola. Large terracotta pots hold mature jasmine, palms and colourful geraniums, with views of Positano, the village of Fornillo and its “presepe” completing the picture of this historical house.
The well maintained interiors, featuring high vaulted ceilings and terracotta tiles, are furnished with period pieces. Many original paintings and portraits, prints and ceramics give the house a very intimate feeling and an old world atmosphere. Built on three levels with a mezzanine in between, Villa Marea enjoys double access: from a typical stairway street and internally from a private garage, a real rarity in Positano.
Accommodation: (150 square meters + 70 square meters terrace).
Entrance from terrace into hall / sitting room.
Twin bedroom opening to lemon garden terrace.
Large master bedroom and en suite bathroom with tub, with double opening to same terrace.
Internal steps to first floor or:
Entrance from lower terrace through external steps into living room, featuring sofas and large fire place adorned with ceramic tiles.
Well equipped in built kitchen, covered with handmade reproductions of antique tiles, opening to small utility terrace facing street.
Steps to mezzanine floor:
Dining corner for 7, with window and door opening to the upper terrace, furnished with outdoor table and chairs, granite and wrought iron benches, sun loungers.
Thirteen steps to second floor:
Double bedroom with matrimonial gondola style bed and in built safe, opening to small balcony with views.
Single bedroom suitable for a child with window sharing same view.
Access: 22 Steps from road level to entrance or 25 internal steps from garage leading directly into the house.
Facilities: Cordless telephone, washing machine, TV (Italian channels), private garage (6 meters length x 5 meters width x 2,5 meters height), ironing facilities and hairdryer.
Services: English speaking manager on call.
Maid service: 2 hours, 2 days a week. Change of linen on Saturdays.
This property is available for a minimum stay of seven nights.
Short Breaks - min. 3 nights available - tariffs on request
Service - Beach: 1 Km. (Walking distance) - Restaurant & bar: 20 m. - Bus Stop: 20 m. (INTERNO POSITANO) & 250 m. (Main line SITA). Food shop: 250 m. - Motorway: 36 Km.
Cites - Positano centre: 1 Km. - Ravello: 23 Km. - Amalfi: 16 Km. - Sorrento: 18 Km. - Salerno: 41 Km. - Napoli: 59 Km. - Roma: 275 Km.
Attractions - Pompei Excavations: 37 Km. - Paestum Excavations: 85 Km. - Vesuvius Crater: 59 Km. - Capri Island: daily connections from Positano tourist port at 1 Km.
Airports - Naples Capodichino: 61 Km. - Roma Leonardo da Vinci: 290 Km. - Roma Ciampino: 264 Km. - Bari: 302 Km.
Railway Stations - Salerno: 41 Km. - Sorrento: 18 Km.
Check-in time is between 3,00 and 8,00 p.m., from Monday to Saturday. You will be met and taken to the booked accommodation, asked for a photo copy of your Id or passport, any extras and the Breakage deposit (in cash only in any currencies) € 500,00 – this is refunded on your departure day, less any breakages.
We strongly recommend contacting our land agents the day before or early morning of your arrival day, to let them know how you intend getting to the resort and approximate arrival time, they will in this occasion be able to advise of any local fiestas, roads closed etc...
Check-out time is between 07:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m., from Monday to Saturday.
Arrival and departure times can be arranged outside these times or Sunday, for this service a supplement of € 55,00 is applied.
Rental tariff is based on a minimum stay of seven nights and includes, parking, gas, water, bedroom and bathroom linen.
Services upon request by prior arrangement: (supplied and payable locally).
Cook service (€ 200,00 for a chef and waiter, more cost of food according to the menu).
Additional maid service (€ 15,00 per hour), extra linen (€ 20,00 per room).
Porter service (€ 6,00 per each piece).
Wood for the fireplace is charged according to usage.
From Villa Marea you can easily reach the Pier and the beaches by descending a pedestrian shortcut or walking through the old stairways of Positano, the ´scalinatelle´ (little streets consisting of narrow pathways and steps). This is something not to be missed! Climbing down the steps, passing by the most visited places by tourists, you will discover and unveil enchanting angles of Positano, and then, once you have visited all the little streets by foot, you can always go back up by the local shuttle bus!
The location of is in the heart of Positano, close to shops and restaurants too making it possible to reach either on foot. Situated in one of the most scenic areas of Positano center (Fornillo area, from Villa Marea you can easily reach the Big Beach and the Pier (ferry to Capri and Amalfi) or the beautiful Fornillo beach.
How to get there
There are several ways to get to Positano / Amalfi Coast from Naples Capodichino Airport or Naples / Salerno Train station either by renting a car or by public transport. It is also possible to arrange private transfer directly to the your property.
Request Private Car Transfer.
Once at the property you can get around fine without the car as parking in the towns is hard to come by and expensive. Public Buses operate year-around connecting Ravello to Amalfi, where are buses to all the Amalfi Coast villages and Sorrento area. Ferries (from May to October) operate a service between Amalfi - Positano - Sorrento - Capri Island - Naples and Salerno.
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This villa is:
Outside this villa in Positano, ItalyThis villa is in the countryside and near a lively area and the beach. It has a balcony, a barbecue, a garage, outside lighting and a sea view. Car hire is not necessary as the villa is less than a 15 minute walk to a large selection of shops, bars, restaurants; however parking is not available.
Prices and availability
Updated 16 November 2017
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Changeover days and minimum stays
- 28 October 2017 - 4 January 2019: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
Household linen and cleaning: Mandatory, € 200,00 per week, payable locally in cash.
Per week, paid locally
Electricity: Mandatory, € 0,42 per Kw. payable locally in cash.
Per Kw, paid locally
Breakage deposit: Mandatory, € 500,00 (locally in cash only) this is refunded on your departure day, less any breakage.
Per booking, paid locally
Cot and Highchair: On request, € 55,00 at weekly supplement, payable locally in cash.
Per week, paid locally
Late arrival: On request, € 55,00 (after 20,00) or early departure (before 7,00) and Sundays, can be arranged, payable locally in cash.
Per booking, paid locally
3 bedrooms, Sleeps 7:
- 1 double bed
- 1 double bed
- 2 single beds
There is also 1 single sofa bed in Living room
Living area seats 7, Dining area seats 7, Open fire, Hair dryer, Iron / board, Towels / linen, Washing machine, Car hire optional
Cooker, Crockery, Cutlery, Fridge, Freezer, Glassware, Oven, Pots / pans, Toaster
Balcony or terrace, Barbecue, Garage, Outside lighting, Sea view
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