This magnificent three storey villa dating back to the XII century is situated along the road leading from Amalfi to Positano and Sorrento. It is suitable for those who are looking for peace and tranquillity without being off the beaten track.
Villa Alba di Amalfi, an elegant and fine house, is a magnificently situated villa overlooking the beautiful stretch of coast as far as the promontory at Capo d Orso and the bay of Salerno, a wide view of the sea and the most picturesque part of Amalfi, photographed and printed in every postcard.
It has the warm welcome of home: the choice of colours, the floors in antique terracotta tiles, the high vaulted ceilings, the rooms dimension, the blend of antic pieces and modern design, the high quality drapes and many important ornaments and valuables create a refined and elegant house and ensure to the guests a surprising pleasure of staying and any kind of comfort. The amneties include satellite TV, air-conditioning, central heating, as well as ADSL internet connection.
Ancient villa with huge terrace overlooking the Amalfi Coast
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 sq meters of outdoor area consisting of terraces and gardens with wide panoramic views of Amalfi and the sea.
The ground floor has a sitting area with wicker table and armchairs, a spacious dining/living room with solid wood table 4 seats and window which frames a truly fascinating view of Amalfi and two large double bedrooms.
On this level there is a fully appointed kitchen (dishwasher, refrigerator/freezer, electric oven, microwave, 5 burner cooker, toaster), a large double bedroom with access to the terrace, a jacuzzi bathtub bathroom, a living room furnished with antique furniture and ceramic lamps and two other double bedroom sharing one bathroom with shower. Both bedrooms have TV, independent air-conditioning/heating units.
The second floor is accesses from the main gate. Here there is a large garden terrace suitable both for sun-bathing or for dining outside while admiring the natural beauty of this unique bay. On this level there is a fully appointed kitchen, a large double bedroom with a jacuzzi bathtub bathroom and access to the terrace, a living room furnished with antique furniture and ceramic lamps and two other double bedroom sharing one bathroom with shower.
The top floor of the building is reached directly from the garden, by means of external stairway (25 steps). Entrance is onto a huge solarium terrace enjoying a wide view of the sea. It is furnished with wrought iron tables and chairs for four persons, inbuilt seating, outdoor shower and deck chairs.
Seven steps lead down into a romantic attic accommodation for two persons composed of a dining room with sloping ceiling, a solid wood round table 4 seats, antique sofa 2 seats, wood corner kitchen with sink, 2 electric hotplates and small fridge, a bathroom with shower and a master bedroom - can be made as a twin – with sloping ceiling. It is furnished with large wrought iron bed head, antique furniture and window looking onto the garden.