Casa del Cipresso has been recently restored and modernized, yet still retains all it's charm and local characteristics to give you a feel for authentic, Southern Italian living.
There is an open-plan kitchen/living/dining area featuring a wood-burning fireplace, bedroom with traditional wood-beamed ceiling and attached bathroom, and a bonus sleep loft with two twin beds.
This medieval village house provides the ideal, central, location to act as your home base as you discover the off-the-beaten-path regions of Campania, Basilicata, and Puglia. Explore the hill towns, castles, vineyards, historical sites, and the beautiful countryside of Southern Italy. Experience Italian hospitality at it's very best - the locals are friendly, welcoming, and helpful - you will really feel like a part of this Italian community!
WALK TO EVERYTHING:
Casa del Cipresso is situated in the historic center of Calitri with a grocery store, restaurants, pizzeria, coffee bar, bakery, internet cafe, and weekly outdoor market all just steps away; a 10-15 min. stroll will bring you to the newer town center of Calitri where you will find a larger selection of shops, restaurants, bank, post office, swimming pool, etc.
DAY TRIP TO:
-The Amalfi Coast (1 hour 30 minutes)
-Pompeii, Herculaneum and Mt. Vesuvius (1 hour 40 minutes)
-Naples (1 hour 45 minutes)
-Beaches of Puglia (1 hour 30 minutes)
-Greek Temples at Paestum (1 hour 40 minutes)
-Royal Palace at Caserta (2 hours)
-Sorrento (2 hours 15 minutes)
-Sassi Caves at Matera (2 hours 30 minutes)
-Certosa di San Lorenzo Monastery at Padula (1 hour 40 minutes)
Naples (1 hour 45 minutes).
Bari (2 hours).
Pescara (3 hours).
Rome (3 hours 30 minutes).
There is public bus service to Calitri from the Naples Airport, Naples Train Station, Salerno Train Station and Avellino Bus Station. A car is not required for exploring the town of Calitri itself, but is highly recommended for exploring the rural surrounding area and sights!