Dramatic views over the sea towards Positano and Capri in a romantic jewel on the Amalfi Coast.
This beautiful property has a secluded and private position, high above the coastline at Praiano. Surrounded by large terraces with pots of palm trees and flowers, the villa has fantastic views over the sea towards Positano and Capri.
Impressive, yet blending perfectly with its natural surroundings, the villa has white walls with arched windows and columns. The accommodation is on three floors – a main floor, a lower floor and a tower at the entrance gate, which is accessed independently. The first floor of the building (between the main floor and the tower) is kept closed.
Main Floor: The entrance hall is furnished with antiques, a marble table and a grand piano. The large living room with a fireplace is also furnished with antiques. The study area opens to the terrace. The dining room has a large glass-topped table, seating 12, and fragments of original Roman columns. The public rooms on the main level open to a terrace with covered and uncovered areas for dining or sitting and relaxing outdoors. The kitchen is well equipped with a fridge/freezer with ice-maker, large oven, microwave and dishwasher. There is also a laundry.
Lower Floor: On this floor, there are six double bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms (shower) and French doors opening to a terrace. On request, one of the bedrooms can be made up as a twin bedroom which can can interconnect with the bedroom next door, if required. All the bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms, except for the two tower bedrooms which share a bathroom.
Tower: This is accessed by an external staircase or from the road entrance. There are two double bedrooms with a shared small bathroom (shower) and French doors opening to a small balcony. There is also a twin bedroom.
There is parking for two cars about 100 meters away from the property which, if required, should be booked in advance.
Lower Floor: Six double bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms (shower) and French doors opening to a terrace. On request, one of the bedrooms can be made up as a twin bedroom which can interconnect to the bedroom next door, if required. All the bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms, except for the two tower bedrooms which share a bathroom.
In the tower, there are two double bedrooms that share a small bathroom (shower) and have French doors opening to a small balcony, and one twin bedroom.
The charming former fishing village of Praiano, with food shops, restaurants and a bank, is 67 steps up the hill.
About 150 meters from the villa, a pathway of steps takes you all the way down to the Praia Beach near the Saracen tower of Praiano. Here you can rent sun loungers and umbrellas and there is also a restaurant and bar.
The area offers 50 km of dramatic coastline on the Sorrentino peninsula in southern Italy, with sweeping vistas where sea and sky merge on a blue horizon. Nestling atop the cliffs are gravity-defying villages and towns with stunning views of sparkling seas. Visit breathtaking Positano and Ravello, beautiful Amalfi, pretty Sorrento and the enchanting islands of Capri and Ischia. Come and sample grilled fresh fish, mozzarella di buffolo, fresh pasta, aubergine parmigiano and cheese from the Lattari mountains. Drink sweet limoncello liqueur and Furori and Tramonti wines.
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