Property and local area description
Amalfi - Villa Dawn
Villa Dawn is a tipycal Amalfitan house; situated on the upper part of the Baglio Hill, it was built during the Middle Age (when the Maritime Republic of Amalfi dominated a considerable part of the Mediterranean sea) and was recently restored. This renovation transformed the house in a pleasant holiday villa, where a high level of privacy and evocative atmosphere is totally ensured. It has the warm welcome of home. From the rooms and, over all, from the spacious terraces of the villa it is possible to enjoy the stunning view of the bay and the city of Amalfi. The villa is situated along the road leading from Amalfi to Positano and Sorrento and it is the ideal location for those who are looking for peace and relax, but also want to reach in a few minutes driving the beauty of Amalfi.
The total area of the villa, spread out over three levels connected with each other by external stone stairways , is 250 sqm indoor and 600 sqm meters of outdoor area consisting of terraces and gardens with wide panoramic views of Amalfi and the sea.
Access to the villa is by means of a staircase which goes up from the area where you can park your car. 110 steps lead to the main gate opening into a well kept garden which enjoys an extensive view of the sea. It is equipped with deck chairs and garden furniture, shaded by a pergola.
Accommodates: from 8 to 12 pax
Layout: 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms.
1 sitting room, 1 dining/living room with a truly fascinating view of Amalfi, 1 large double bedroom with ensuite bathroom, 1 large double/twin bathroom with ensuite bathroom.
First Floor: Small hallway, 1 fully equipped kitchen with dining area, small corridor, 1 living room, 1 bathroom with Jacuzzi tub,1 large double/twin bedroom, terrace with sea view, 2 double bedrooms, garden terrace.
Second Floor: huge solarium terrace with sea view. 1 dining/living room with kitchen corner , 1 bathroom , 1 master double/twin bedroom
Outdoor showers, washing machine, dishwasher, hairdryers in each bathroom, satellite TV , heating, A/C, phone, ADSL internet connection, CD player, barbecue, 3 small fridge/freezers, four-burner cooker, microwave, toaster, electric oven, private parking spot suitable for 3 cars, pergola,garden , terracces, Jacuzzi tub.
Services: English speaking manager on call. Luggage carrying service, both on arrival and on departure, included in the rental price. Local cook, food delivery, babysitter, extra maid service, cot and high chair available on request for an additional fee.
Closest major cities:
Amalfi 3 km
Ravello 8 Km
Sorrento 32 Km
Salerno 30 Km
Positano 20 Km
Proximity to major attractions:
All essentials ( bars, shops, banks, and post office) are situated in Amalfi town centre.
A communal staircase, at about 400 meters, leades down to Santa Croce public beach whith 2 restaurants, as well as umbrellas and chairs
Ferries: daily from Amalfi to Capri (1½ h.), Positano (20 min.), Sorrento ( 1 h.), Naples ( 2 h. ) Ischia (2½ h) and Salerno (1 h.).
Closest major airport:
Napoli (Capodichino) 60 km
Roma (Fiumicino) 320 km
Closest bus station:
Bus stop marked SITA to Amalfi (10 minutes) and Positano (30 minutes) are on the main road.