Special discounts are applied on request for periods still available.
The rates indicated are inclusive of: initial cleaning, final cleaning, consumption of electricity / gas / water, bed linen and towels (on request), discount ferry.
In the heart of the Tuscan archipelago, where a beautiful sea merges with a distinctly Mediterranean landscape, there is an island that the Emperor of France Napoleon Bonaparte, during his exile, called 'seductive and industrious'. It's called Isola D'Elba.
On this jewel of nature, located in the southeast, in a lovely bay protected from the wind, is the quaint seaside village of Porto Azzurro, where time seems to stand still that distant day when the Spanish admiral D'Alarcon landed in the seventeenth century.
As soon as you arrive in Porto Azzurro we realize to be in the right place: housing characteristics of different color from each other, the lush vegetation surrounding the village from all sides, beaches lapped by crystal clear waters, the marina, small boats with fishing lights The square on the sea, the charming alleys, the pace of life slow and quiet. Scenarios that seem to come from a painting by the Macchiaioli school.
It is here, in the most characteristic and flowery alley "Porto Longone" (that was formerly the village) to fifty meters from the sea and the foot of the Spanish fort that is the Holiday House 'Commander' ... .a small cozy house surrounded by colorful bougainvillea and geraniums.
The house, which has characteristics typical of local buildings, has been completely renovated, leaving the type of construction era unchanged. And it is also why offers guests who stays there the pleasure and the suggestion of a time long past: stone structure mixed with bricks, roof tiles and roof tiles from Tuscany, wooden window frames and flooring strips Larch retrieved from a old sailing ship. Looking up at the ceiling, wooden beams and rafters joined old terracotta bricks ... complete the work.
The building, for a total area of about thirty-five square meters, is so developed: an area that also acts as an entrance overlooking the characteristic and colorful alley "Montebello" houses a practical sofa bed. From here access to another large space in which is available a fully equipped kitchenette with stove with four burners of the latest generation with extractor hood, fridge, freezer and double sink with mixer. A closet bridge with six doors and a double bed accompanying the local overlooking via "Solferino" and part of the marina. The rooms are separated by a practical sliding door. In short ... a "open space" really enjoyable.
The bathroom, complete with every service and large window, comes with a large stone shower stall.
Outside a comfortable terrace (not in use) paved in terracotta where there is a small table with chairs where you can have lunch or dinner in a particularly scenic spot.
The property is fully furnished and equipped with all kinds of utensils for the kitchen, including electric kettle, as well as a flat-screen TV with LED technology.
The rooms are equipped with a powerful "Vortex" bladed fan positioned on the ceiling.
On request, we accept pets.
The house has accommodation for up to three people.
The nearest beach called 'Pianotta' is 50 m from the house. And 'pebbles and though located practically in the country, the water is crystal clear that the laps. And 'suitable for children and people with poor acquaticità because slopes gently toward the deepest area. Bordered by beautiful bays where you can enjoy the clear waters of Elba. Other beaches such as 'Barbarossa' and 'Royal' are at distances from the house ranging from 400 to 600 m.
A boat equipped, a short walk from the house, making a daily accompaniment in the coves and the most beautiful beaches of the island as well as organized trips to fascinating islands of the Tuscan Archipelago as Giglio, Montecristo, Pianosa, Capraia and Giannutri.
The house is equipped with parking for the exclusive use, since it is located in an urban context that does not allow it, but you can park your car in three large free car parks distant 100/200 served me in the summer period by special shuttles. Regarding the motorcycle, a dedicated parking is only 15 m and is visible even from one of the windows of the house.
For lovers of good food, you can buy every morning on the dock of the marina, fresh fish caught during the night by local fishermen with small boats or taste, in the typical restaurants and taverns situated in the most picturesque corners of the village, mainly dishes excellent fish dishes and more. Shops and activities of any kind are within 50 m and supermarkets such as Coop and Conad are respectively 200 and 400 m from the building.
A convenient coin laundry, which is open all day, is located 20 m away.
Are two companies operating locally mooring allowing you easily can fix your boat or rent a few steps from the house.
You can also hire cars, motorcycles, scooters and bicycles as well as the practice of water sport activities of all kinds such as swimming, diving, snorkeling, sailing, canoeing, windsurfing and jet skiing.
The mild climate of the place allows stays throughout the year.
The Holiday 'Commander' is rented exclusively for the purpose of tourism all year with weekly rentals, biweekly and monthly.
The building does not have a heating system.