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Wonderful B&B w/garden and mountain view - Amalfi Coast

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Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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2 - 3 nights


Cava de' Tirreni House Rental Photos and Description

1 suite w/bathroom in-suite and 1 bedroom w/bathroom in-suite

Wonderful ancient apartment surrounded by an enchanting private garden among the moutain of the Amalfi Coast.

Villa Edda is now a charming Bed and Breakfast, nestled in the idyllic, rustic scene at 500 meters altitude, over the heavenly Gulf of Salerno.

The perfect retreat, offering peace and tranquillity, in an environment far removed from everyday life. A place for those who appreciate the finer, yet authentic things in life.

It's an ideal place for a family and who want to enjoy good and playful time in the garden.

Villa Edda shows the imprint of its noble history. It became the property of the agricultural area of the famous, Cava dei Tirreni, Benedictine Abbey (around 1100), and the monks, still today, call it 'the Little Vatican'.

Restructuring has converted it into an elegant, modern residence, with great comfort and style, with a meticulous attention to choice building materials, ceramics, decoration and the use of natural pigments.

On the ground floor, there is an area with porticos that create a lovely interaction between the outside gardens and the interior.

We provide 2 bedrooms: 1 suite w/bathroom in-suite (for 3 people) and 1 bedroom w/bathroom in-suite (for 2 people).

Do not hesitate to ask for the price of each room.

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Elvira and Fabrice
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
August 29, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

The most beautiful villa and location, so peaceful and tranquil.

Wonderful friendly and helpful hosts, we feel we have gained friends rather than just a holiday stay.

Huge room and bathroom and snacks, juice, fruit and water all provided in our room.

You could not have asked for anymore than what was provided, we hopefully will be able to make a return visit in the near future.

Thank you so much Elvira and Fabrice
May 2014
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Wonderful B&B w/garden and mountain view - Amalfi Coast
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

An unforgettable retreat in the southern coast

  • 5 of 5

Dear Elvira and Fabrice,

Many thanks for an unforgettable stay at villa Edda. We enjoyed spending our last week in southern Italy and feeling so at "home". The villa is truly spectacular and situated away from crowds and touristy attractions which was much appreciated after numerous day trips to Amalfi coast and Pompeii. This place is magical in the sense of feeling true Italy. Fruit are grown on the trees; figs, lemons, plums. Winding rose bushes climb by window shutters, large bow sized Windows and arched walls inhabit this special villa and gives the feel of the true architecture as it was during the medieval times. The curtains are custom made to fit the large windows, the updated bathroom consist of vetri tiles throughout.. The interiors of the home have been carfully chosen to suit and provide elements of old and new world. Bravo Elvira and Fabrice for your wonderful sense of design and fine taste. All 5 members of our family have a particular favorites but to sum it up in one word it would be unforgettable. I will not forget the glorious breakfast served daily on the veranda consisting of fresh tree picked fruit, fresh variety of cheeses, freshly squeezed orange juice, oven baked breads. Aside from the wonderful villa, the location is 10 minutes away from vietri sul mare which is the first town introducing the Amalfi coast. It is 15 minutes from the vibrant town of Salerno in which we arrived by train. Our days were mainly planned for expolration with the recommendation of our new friends Elvira and Fabrice. They are knowledgable with much experience and information. Thank you for going above and beyond and hosting us with the true warm, kind and affectionate Italian hospitality. Ciao and hope to return soon.


Shirley and family

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Enchanting mountainside oasis giving easy access by boat & road to the riches of the Amalfi Coast.

  • 5 of 5

We cannot rate Vila Edda and the hospitality of Fabrice and Elivira highly enough. Their charming historic home, set high on the mountainside, was an oasis of peace and comfort from which to enjoy the splendors of the Amalfi coast. Each morning we breakfasted like royalty in the cool of the Wisteria draped patio overlooking the gardens and mountains. From Villa Edda we were able to drive to Salerno and from their catch a boat that took us to Amalfi, Positano and a longer journey to Capri. On quieter days we took the shorter boat ride from Salerno to Amalfi from where we picked up a motor boat that in five minutes deposited us at some beautiful beaches that could only be accessed via the sea. By car we successfully navigated the famous Amalfi Coast Road (don't let the guide books put you off - take your time / be impressed with circus skills of the moped riders and use the large mirrors on the roadside to see around the corners) and enjoyed the sheer magic that is Ravello - don't miss the gardens situated at the top. By road we also were able to get to the spectacular ancient city of Pompeii and the Temple ruins of Paestum. Elvira and Fabrice were there to point us in all the right directions. We arrived as welcome guests but by the end of our stay they made us feel like old friends. Nothing was too much trouble and what became very clear was that they cared as much as we did about our vacation. It is difficult to go too wrong with restaurants but we thoroughly recommend Casa Rispoli and Ristorante La Maison Del Gusto in Cava De' Tirrine (just ten minutes from Villa Edda) - and when you just want the best pizza you have ever eaten in your life then Nonna Nannina Pizzeria Contadina - will deliver to the Villa (Fabrice ordered for us): we ate by twinkling garden lights underneath the Wisteria canopy.

This was an unforgettably beautiful and refreshing vacation - one of the best family holidays we have ever had and so much of that was due to the charm and hospitality of Elvira and Fabrice. They told us that their friends refer to their restorative home as "The Clinic" - this makes a lot of sense and we shall be returning to "The Clinic" as soon as we can!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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  • 5 of 5

Photos do not do this place justice. It is a truly gorgeous property from the tree-lined driveway to the sheep that graze on the grass in the morning to the glorious gardens and terraces to the interior design magazine quality interior. We spent every day going to tourist sites, but I'd love to come back for a week with several good books and just hang out at the house. The house is well-located as a base for touring Naples, the Amalfi Coast, Pompeii, Paestum, and Sorrento/Capri. Fabrice was a wonderful host, friendly yet unobtrusive. I can't imagine a rental property that I would rate more highly.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Highly Recommended

  • 5 of 5

Hosts Elvira and Fabrice made us feel most welcome during our stay at the amazing Villa Edda. They were gracious, caring, attentive and had wonderful suggestions and recommendations for our visits to the Amalfi Coast and Pompeii. We felt very welcome and everything was perfect. Our stay there was definitely a highlight of our trip to Italy.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
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Absolutely Gorgeous Retreat on the Amalfi Coast

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful, wonderful stay at Villa Edda. This stunningly outfitted and amazingly spacious villa, thoughtfully decorated by owner Elvira, was the most beautiful property we stayed in during our trip in Italy. Our hosts Elvira and Fabrice were more than gracious and welcoming and we left wishing we had stayed longer than four nights. The garden terrace where we took breakfast in the morning was lovely; and the suite, along with the spacious private yard, provided more than enough space, along with a more than ample bathroom with modern fixtures.

The location was perfectly situated for visiting all of the highlights for the Amalfi coast but away from the tourist crush, which we appreciated. Elvira and Fabrice were happy to answer our questions and truly made us feel at home. It was one of the loveliest experiences we have had in our travels, and we look forward to returning.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
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A Great Time!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house and garden. Quiet and peaceful.

Very friendly owners, who answered all our qustions. Very nice conversations and lots of fun.

I felt very welcome.

I will definitely come back, to have a holiday there.

Greetings from Austria,


  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
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Salerno Centro Bed and Breakfast
Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Naples International Airport
Car: necessary

Among the Southern Italian landscapes, high in the hills of Salerno bay, in a close proximity between Naples,Pompei, Herculaneum, and the Amalfi Coast.

Villa Edda is the perfect reference and departure point for your artistic and naturalistic itineraries. You can discover the treasures of local craftwork and gastronomic delicacies that abound in all the area around, as well as all, the beauty of the Cilento Coast, only an hour away.


Rates & Availability

Cava de' Tirreni House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Low season
Jan 1 2017 - May 14 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $33 per night, per additional guest
High Season
May 15 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $44 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $33 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $55
Refundable damage deposit $327

Rate: per room and per night
2 rooms are available in the villa
Disponibility on request
3 days min stay (depends of the season)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Cava de' Tirreni House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 300 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Lavanda - toilet , shower , bidet
    Pino - toilet , shower , bidet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Pino - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Large queen suite of 40 m2 with a separate single bed
    Lavanda - 2 twin/ single
  • Pino: Large suite with a queen bed and a single in a separate space open on a private beautiful back garden. Private large bathroom with shower.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

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