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Positano: Big flat in villa

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Wonderful geographic context, overlooking the sea, large terrace, staircase leading directly to the sea.

Large apartment in a villa in a panoramic position. Three bedrooms all with balconies, three bathrooms, large living room with windows with stunning tastefully furnished, large kitchen, large terrace facing the sea, convenient services, 5 minutes from the bus stop 10 minutes from the city center.

Unique place in the world.


Owner
Paolo Ricci
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, spanish, russian, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 1, 2017

Amenities

Positano House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
General:
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

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Positano: Big flat in villa
average rating of 4.647059 based on 17 reviews
2

Much left to be desired, would not stay here again. Would rate a 2 out of 5.

  • 2 of 5

Good points,

1. Location and view are great

2. Overall size of unit is good

Bad points,

1. Overall the unit is very tired, furniture is garage sale at best and quite worn, patio cover falling apart, lighting is terrible and to make it worse large % of light bulbs are out and need replacement.

2. 2 of 3 toilets did not flush properly, asked owner for repair and repairman came and did nothing.

3 Very hot, no air conditioning.

4. There is a bar directly below the unit, noise and partying until as late as 4AM.

5. Check in person spoke no English which left us in the dark on any questions we had, we never saw the owner or anyone else.

5. No instructions there on anything like appliance operation, garbage PU, etc.

We would not stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Stunning location

  • 3 of 5

Unfortunately we were very disappointed with the standard of the property. Although ideally situated with amazing views the property was old, tired and needed attention.

The kitchen was ill equipped, there was not enough seating (table/chairs for 4) on the balcony. Curtains were falling off, the bathrooms constantly smelt and the whole place needed a good clean. Maybe the owner was having a problem with the housekeeper, but we thought this was not acceptable.

We have travelled extensively and stayed in many privately owned property and this was by far the most disappointing.

On the plus side the location is excellent.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Brilliant apartment in stunning location!

  • 5 of 5

The view is beyond words. I stayed for 8 nights with my young family. We used the private stairs many times to access the beach and spent hours playing in the water. The apartment was very well equipped and has three bathrooms. Paolo' apartment in Positano should be on everyone's travel Wishlist.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much James, it is a pleasure have guests like you and your family! Paolo
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5

Great Location & Spectacular View

  • 5 of 5

We just spent 8 nights in the villa. It is convenient to the center of Positano, and the private stairway to the beach is an added bonus {lots of steps, but that's expected in Positano}. The flat has amazing views of the Mediterranean from most every room as well as an incredible terrace. The only improvement would be the addition of a table and chairs on the terrace - perfect for that morning cup of coffee and nighttime views! We loved our stay and we're sad to leave!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much Tina! Hope to see you again. Paolo
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5

the best place to stay in Positano!

  • 5 of 5

This villa is perfect! The absolute best location in Positano-overlooking the beach with a stunning view and close to the shops, restaurants, beach and the bus stop. There are private steps down to the beach and from the street down to the villa is not that many steps-easily managed. There is a terrace all around so two of the bedrooms and the living room open on to the terrace and a view of the water. The beds are comfortable. There are 3 bathrooms. The kitchen is stocked with everything you need. The wi-fi works great. The owner, Paolo, responded quickly to all inquires. He even recommended a driver for transportation to and from Naples who proved to be very reliable. I would recommend staying in Positano instead of Amalfi or Sorrento. Its so lovely and picturesque and very easy to travel to the other sites by bus or boat. It was a magical week on the Amalfi coast. I hope to return and stay here again! Thank you Paolo!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Oh thank you very much Eileen!! I hope to see you again in the future, wonderful people to have as guests!!
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5

Beautiful Location overlooking the harbor and beach

  • 5 of 5

Great apartment in the lower hills of Positano. Spectacular views of the harbor, beach and opposite hill is Positano. It was a bit difficult to find at first, but the owner was very responsive and helpful with answering questions. A great place for a couple traveling together or a family. Very convenient to local and Amalfi Coast bus stops.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much John!! Paolo
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Napoli
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Positano

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.