|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
With spectacular views of the sea from the pool and the many terraces, this hillside vacation rental on Italy's Amalfi Coast offers comfort and a garden setting from which to enjoy the scenery. This Amalfi Coast villa is also a convenient location for day trips to the towns of Amalfi, Positano, Ravello, Capri, and Sorrento. In an area where parking is difficult to find, the villa rental includes parking spaces for two or three cars. This villa on Italy's Amalfi Coast was newly updated in 2008 and is great for families with children, a groups of friends, and even a wedding party.
(550 m2) Surrounded by green olive groves, pine trees, and many other Mediterranean plants, Villa Potenza's goregous property has terraces on three different levels (five levels total, from the parking lot to the pool) covered with violet bougainvillea pergolas, outdoor furniture, marble tables, and garden seats providing very comfortable seating areas for al fresco meals. More paved terraces and gardens planted with pink and red geraniums, are situated around the property. There are spectacular views throught the property. The swimming pool is located at the third and lower level, and is surrounded by a spacious terracotta terrace with 12 lounge chairs, 2 showers, and a shaded area with dining table and chairs for 12 people. There is also a barbeque area. The rental villa is accessed through a remote-controlled gate on the road level which opens onto the parking area. Villa La Potenza was completely renovated in late April 2008.
(250 m2) From the parking area, there are 19 steps down to the main entrance of this villa on the Amalfi Coast. This older villa has spacious rooms and high ceilings, and each bedroom has a TV and a wall safe. Main villa: There is a lounge area which leads to the spacious master bedroom with a double bed, a sofa bed (convertible into a single bed), and an ensuite bathroom with Jacuzzi tub, TV, and sliding iron shutters opening to a lovely balcony with blue printed tiles, sun lounges, and sea view. There is access to another terrace on the other side (50m2) with garden seats, terracotta floor, outside lighting and geraniums overflowing from large terracotta pots. There is a spacious sitting/dining room with terracotta floor, open fireplace, sofas for 12 people and French windows with sliding iron shutters opening to the terrace which has built-in seating, blue and yellow printed tiles, wicker chairs and sea views. There is one double bedroom, with TV, white and yellow tiled floor, and windows with sea views. There is an ensuite bathroom with shower. There is a small double bedroom with TV and French doors opening to a side terrace. There is an ensuite bathroom with shower. There is another double bedroom with a sofa, TV, pink tiled floor, and a panoramic window with sea views. There is an ensuite bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and sea views. There is a fully equipped kitchen with 8 ring gas stove, American refrigerator with ice maker, a wine fridge, and a wooden table with 4 seats. French doors opens onto the terrace with a round marble table with 12 seats and a barbecue. There is also a utility room with washing machine and two sinks. Guesthouse: There is a separate guesthouse with 2 bedrooms - one double bedroom with wrought iron bed and ensuite bathroom with shower, and one twin-bedroom, also with ensuite bathroom with shower. Both bedrooms have a TV, white and blue tiled floor, windows to the back of the house, and blue French doors opening onto the terrace.
Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas. All extra services are payable locally in cash. Concierge service, which includes having a concierge available to organize dinners; reserve and schedule excursions; provide information about activities; answer general questions; etc: 500 Euros per week. Additional housekeeping (€15 per hour) and babysitting (€20 per hour) are available on request. Cook service is available on request for dinner only (250 Euros plus the cost of food for up to 6 people; 350 Euro plus the cost of food for up to 12 people). The shopping, cooking, serving, and cleaning will all be included in the cost of the dinner. Generally for a 12 person dinner, 2 people will need to be hired: the cook who buys and prepares the food and the second person who sets the table, serves the food and cleans the kitchen at the end of the dinner. Cook service needs to be requested at two months before your arrival date. It is also possible to have the kitchen stocked with groceries before your arrival for an extra cost. The cost of electricity is included in the rental rates, up to 300 KWH; Excess of the included kwh will be paid locally at Euro 0,42 per kwh. Please Note: Breakfast is provided every day and includes: tea, juices, cofee, milk, jams, nutella, bakery items. Clients can request eggs, prosciutto, cheese at an extra cost. Daily housekeeping is provided for 6 hours per day, Monday - Friday. One midweek change of linens and towels is included. Soap and shampoo are included in the bathrooms. Satellite TV (English channels) in the sitting room, TV ( Italian channels only) in all bedrooms
Villa la Potenza is located along the coastal road about 3 km from the center of Amalfi. The two nearest restaurants, which can deliver food to the villa, are situated about 300 m away from the villa. Shops, banks, post office, and bars are situated in Amalfi. A bus stop marked SITA on the main road just 50 meters from the villa will take you to Positano, while another stop 200 meters from the villa goes to Amalfi. Amalfi is 15 minutes away and Positano is 35 minutes away. Ferries and hydrofoil leave daily from Amalfi to Capri (1 hour), Positano (20 minutes), Ischia (2 hours), and Salerno (1 hour). The services operate only during the summer months. A rental car is recommended when staying in this Amalfi Coast vacation rental. Blue SITA busses cost about 1-2 euros, depending on destination. Stops are marked with a blue and white SITA sign. The small internal bus (orange mini-bus) of Positano is marked by a brown FERMATA sign. Driving times are: Ravello to Amalfi, 15 minutes; Amalfi to Positano, 30 minutes; Positano to Sorrento, 35 minutes. The nearest beaches are located in Amalfi (3 km), or in Conca dei Marini. The Conca dei Marini beach can be reached by a flight of stairs (about 450 steps). The stairs are located at about 1 km from Villa la Potenza. Rome Fiumicino: 320 km Naples: 60 km Sorrento: 32 km Salerno: 30 km Positano: 20 km Ravello: 8 km Amalfi: 3 km
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Sep 27 2014 - Jan 3 2015
7 night minimum stay
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (US Dollar) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.