Casa Matilde is a charming apartment for five people, with an area of 100
square meters (approximately 1075 square feet). It has air conditioning and terraces facing the sea
and the sun, and a wide and splendid view of the sea and of the Amalfi Coast,
from Praiano to Positano and Capri.
There is a bedroom with a double bed, a bedroom with two twin beds, a living
room with a divan bed for one guest, a roomy kitchen and two bathrooms, one with
a bath tub and the other with a shower. Both bedrooms and the living room have a
terrace with a view of the sea.
Casa Matilde 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 50 meters (yards) from the main road.
To reach the house you will have to walk along a short uphill pathway which
includes 66 steps.
You will enter into a corridor that gives access to the rooms. All of the rooms
face the sea and the sun. The view from the living room is especially charming.
A large window opens into a wall. Through this window you will see only the
dazzling blue of the sea and of the sky, and the charming tract of coast between
Positano and Capri. The famous Faraglioni of Capri can be seen at the horizon,
and, closer, you can admire the small islands of Li Galli.
The living room also has a terrace, shaded by an arch. From this terrace you
will be able to enjoy a luminous panorama of the village of Praiano and of the
sea, as well. On the terrace you will find a table and wickerwork armchairs. The
living room is equipped with a divan bed that can sleep one guest, a table,
chairs, a satellite television and a fireplace.
Each one of the two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with two twin
beds, has a small private terrace, as well. These terraces are also shaded by an
arched roof, and enjoy a 180-degree view of the sea and of the coast.
The kitchen is spacious, and there you will find a table with chairs. It is
equipped with a four-burner cooker, oven, refrigerator with freezer, washing
There are two bathrooms: one of them has a bath tub, the other one has a shower.
The furnishings of Casa Matilde are pleasant and comfortable. The floors are
tiled with lucid blue majolica tiles.
From Casa Matilde 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 50 meters (yards) from
You will be able to reach Casa Matilde by bus. The stop, both for the local bus
and for the out-of-town bus, is just a few steps from the stairway that leads to
the house. You will not need a car and we do not recommend having one.
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 Matilde 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 Matilde 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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