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Overview

Gentle House is a comfortable and spacious apartment just outside the outskirts of Ravello. It stands in an enviable and peaceful setting and faces stunning views of verdant, terraced lemon groves and vineyard cut into the rock which slope down to the coastline with Maiori and Minori bays below. This independent villa is quite modern and is on 2 floors. It is reached by descending 120 steps from the road, through a pretty garden and paved terrace which extends around the house . The owners, during the summer week-ends, occasionally occupy the apartment on the first level while the property for rent is on the ground level.
The interior is simple, but comfortable and well equipped for holiday use. It offers accommodation for a family, or three couples who wants to enjoy the warmth and charm of this magical village. Entrance into a large, open-plan sitting /dining room with open fire place, dining table for 6, TV and CD player , sitting area with leather divan for 2, armchairs and a French door to the front large , furnished terrace making it fine for dining, relaxing and enjoying the astonishing views. Fully equipped kitchen, with door to terrace at the side, having cooker with 4 gas rings , electric oven, fridge-freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. This accommodation has 2 double bedrooms and 1 twin bedroom ( can be doubled) , each with window to the rear of the house. One bathroom has an open , wall mounted shower and WC while the other bathroom has bath tub, WC, etc.

For the ultimate enjoyment of local flavour, a Tuesday morning market takes place just below the picturesque central square which is also packed with Ravello’s main attractions such as the medieval Duomo, its interesting museum, and the infamous Villa Rufolo, one of the 2 garden estates in the village, for which Ravello is well known. Villa Rufolo , with its Moorish cloisters, exotic Mediterranean flora and vista terraces, is also host to one of Italy’s premier open-air music festivals which runs from April to October.

Access: 120 steps down from the road level ( where it is possible to park) lead to entrance via small garden with lemon trees.

Accommodate: 6 pax

Layout: 95 sqm indoor and 50 sqm outdoor, 3 bedrooms (2 double, 1 twin) 2 bathrooms, kitchen with all modern facilities.
Additional features: TV ( receive Italian channels only), CD player, dishwasher, washing machine, portable barbecue, air conditioning/reverse heating payable locally, hair dryer, ironing facilities.

Closest major cities:
Amalfi 7 Km
Minori 8 Km
Positano 24 Km
Salerno 29 Km
Sorrento 39 Km

Proximity to major attractions: The house is about 10 mins walking from the main square Piazza Vescovado but a short walk takes guests into the small Piazza Fontana which houses a bar , a restaurant and 2 groceries shops for immediate provisions otherwise shops for every purpose, restaurants and pizzerias, etc are a further 5 minutes walking. Amalfi and the beaches are just a bus-ride away (20 min.). The blue SITA buses leaving every hour at the entrance to the tunnel outside the Garden Hotel.


Closest major airport:
Naples airport 65 Km
Rome Fiumicino 320 Km
Closest train station:
Salerno 29 km

Summary:

Gentle House is a comfortable and spacious apartment just outside the outskirts of Ravello. It stands in an enviable and peaceful setting and faces

Facilities

Property type: Apartment

Room details

Bedrooms:

2 bedrooms, sleeps 6

Bedroom 1: 1 Double bed
Bedroom 2: 1 Double bed

Additional beds:
2 cots
Seats:
Room for 6 in the dining area
Room for 6 in the living area
Bathrooms:
2 bathrooms

Indoor facilities

Entertainment and IT:
CD player
TV Languages in Local
Heating and air con:
Air conditioning
Central heating
Open fire
Household:
Cooker
Cutlery
Dishwasher
Fridge
Freezer
Glassware
Hair dryer
Iron / board
Kettle
Oven
Pots / pans
Towels / linen
Washing machine

Outdoor facilities

Other:
Barbecue
Outside lighting
Private garden
Sea view

Suitability

Suitable for
Infants
Smoking

Sports and activities

Sailling
Swimming

Prices and availability

Last updated 06.02.2015


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Changeover days and minimum stays
Arrival date range Arrival and departure days Whole weeks only Minimum stay (nights)
4th January 2015 to 3rd January 2016 None set No 7

Discounts and extras

Discounts

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Extras

Compulsory extras
Description Arrival dates Booking length or occupancy Price
Mandatory cleaning fee, payable locally : All year N/A £58.24 per week

Paid locally

Refundable breakage deposit All year N/A £218.41 per booking

Paid locally

Booking fee and taxes All year N/A £113.58 per week

Paid with booking

air conditioning, heating: on consumption 0,42 kwh All year N/A £0.00 per week

Paid locally

Electricity: included up to 50 kw All year N/A £0.00 per week

Paid locally

Local tourist tax 1-2E per person All year N/A £1.46 per night

Paid locally

Optional extras
Description Arrival dates Booking length or occupancy Price
Late arrival for check in after 8pm and on Sundays All year N/A £36.40 per booking

Paid locally

Location

This is the general location (within 1km of the property)

Nearby:
  • Nearest beach: 3km
  • Nearest bar: 1km
  • Nearest restaurant: 1km
  • Nearest supermarket: 1km

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Located in: Italy
Joined: November 2006