Casa Mafalda is a charming apartment for three people, with an area of 60
square meters (approximately 645 square feet). It has a terrace facing the sea
and the sun, and a wide and splendid view of the sea and of the Amalfi Coast.
The house is equipped with air conditioning and a safe box.
It has one bedroom with a double bed, a living room with a divan bed that sleeps
one guest, a roomy kitchen and a bathroom with shower.
Casa Mafalda is built on the sloping cliff in front of the sea.
It is part of the ancient village of Praiano, and it is located in the center,
at approximately 10 meters (yards) from the main road.
The house is on the second floor, and you will be able to reach it climbing 36
steps. There is no elevator.
You will enter the house from the terrace, which leads into the living room.
Once on the terrace, you will have before your eyes an amazing panorama. In
front of you there will be a wide dazzling blue horizon of sky and sea. Above
the sea, on your right, you will see the charming stretch of coast that goes
from Praiano to Positano and to the extreme point of the Sorrentine peninsula.
Capri and its famous Faraglioni rocks are clearly seen at the horizon. At a
closer distance you will be able to admire the small islands called "Li Galli".
The terrace is small, but indeed graceful. In the area that is closer to the
building you will find the shade of a bougainvillea pergola and, right in front
of the sea, a table with chairs. It is a lovely place to relax outdoor.
Upon entering the house you will find a large room divided by a short wall into
living room and kitchen. In the living area there is a divan bed that can sleep
one guest and a satellite television. In the kitchen area you will find a nice brickwork
kitchenette decorated by hand-made majolica tiles. The kitchen is equipped with
four-burner cooker, oven, refrigerator with freezer, dishwasher. There you will
also find a table with chairs. In the bathroom there is a washing machine.
A short corridor leads to the bedroom with a double bed and to the bathroom,
which has a shower.
You will find that Casa Mafalda has been furnished carefully and in a pleasant
way. The floor are tiled with lucid sea-green majolica tiles and the rooms have
high vaulted ceilings. The furnishings are in the typical Mediterranean style.
From Casa Mafalda you will reach the sea by bus or on foot, with a long stroll
to the beach called "Praia", which is at approximately 1 km (about half a mile).
Or you can travel along a long stairway (approximately 400 steps) that will take
you to a charming small beach, located in a small inlet among the rocks.
Facilities and restaurants operate on the beaches in the summer time. On many
beaches you will find small boat that offer a shuttle service to and from the
many, charming, small beaches that nestles at the feet of the high cliff. Don't
miss this opportunity.
From Praiano you will also be able to reach easily reach the beaches of Positano
and Amalfi by bus.
Nearby tourist attractions
The closest shops and restaurants are at approximately 20 meters (yards) from
You will be able to reach Casa Mafalda by bus. The stop, both for the local bus
and for the out-of-town bus, is just a few steps from the house. You will not
need a car. If you have one, you will be able to park it along the roads of the village, depending on availability, either free of charge or in parking meter spots.
Praiano is placed halfway between Positano and Amalfi.
From Praiano you can easily reach the tourist centers on the Amalfi Coast and of
the Sorrento Coast using the Sita buses.
Praiano and Positano are well connected by a local minibus which provides
frequent journeys. You will be able to plunge, whenever you want, into the
intense tourist life of Positano, with its meetings, its shopping streets and
From the quay of Positano or from the docks of Amalfi you will be able to board
ferries and mini-cruises to visit the islands of Capri and Ischia, Amalfi,
Sorrento and Naples. The buses link together the villages along the coast, and
it is easy to reach Pompeii, Herculaneum and the Royal Palace of Caserta.
If you like hiking, from Casa Mafalda you will be able to easily reach the
famous trail along the ridge of the mountains that overlook the Amalfi Coast.
For its extraordinary beauty, made of precipices and breathtaking views, the
trail is called "Sentiero degli Dei": Path of the Gods.
Staying at Casa Mafalda you will enjoy a vacation in a natural environment of
amazing beauty, and you will also have a base to visit Pompeii, Paestum, Naples
and the Royal Palace of Caserta.
You will be able to visit the famous beaches of the Amalfi Coast and the
characteristic fashion and artisans' shops, as well as attend the many cultural
and artistic happenings that take place throughout the year.
Those who like go out at night will find that the Amalfi Coast has a lot to
offer: from piano-bars to very exclusive night clubs.
The closest airport is Naples.
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