- 3 BDR
- 2 BA
- Sleeps 6
Our casa is a charming small house of Praiano, with a splendid view over the Mediterranean sea and Amalfi's coastline . The house is set in an elevated position, in the heart of the pedestrian area of Praiano and provides easy access to the bus stop, information centre, grocery store, bars and restaurants. It is a lovely, comfortable and centrally located base to explore the Amalfi coast from.
Accommodation (roughly 120 sqm inside and 20 sqm of balconies)
Entrance is in a small corridor which leads into the various rooms of the house
A spacious and and bright room with a luminous floor made of local majolica tiles houses the kitchen/sitting room . On one side , here you will find cupboards and the cooking area which is equipped with a five-burner stove, an oven, a large fridge with freezer, and small electrical appliances such as toaster, kettle, blender, microwave, etc.
This room features also a solid wood dining table to seat six people , comfortable sofas , two armchairs, a television, a large window with views and French doors onto the balcony
The two main bedrooms are furnished with a double bed and each has access to the balcony with wonderful views of the sea . The balcony is furnished with tables with chairs, and deck chairs.
The third bedroom has two single beds and has a window overlooking the garden next to the apartment.
Adjacent to the bedrooms are two bathrooms with shower , WC, washbasin, etc.
Access: Casa Francesca is reached by walking up the hill along the internal road of Praiano for approximately 300 meters from the centre of the village where is also located the bus stop to Amalfi and Positano/Sorrento.
Access is along a private pathway which is lit at night, about 50 meters long and 5-steps stairway.
Facilities: Air conditioning in the two main bedrooms and sitting/dining room only, washing machine, central heating throughout, TV ( Italian channels only), five -burner cooker with electric oven, refrigerator with freezer, microwave oven, toaster, kettle , ironing facilities, hair dryers
Parking is available on request on confirmation of booking , at a private garage , roughly 200 meters away from the house .
Just 300 meters far from the property is a bus stop , both for the local bus and for the bus that takes to the other villages of the coast.
From the bus stop, a 5-minute walk up the hill takes to a private , pedestrian lane with a 5 steps stairway which lead to the entrance door.
Visitor’s tax payable locally in cash is Euro 1,50 per person per night. (Children under 10 years of age are exempt)
The pebble beach at LA Praia can be reached on foot or by public transport. The inlet, enclosed by high cliffs , is home to several restaurants offering excellent local cuisine, boat hire service and a sub-aqua school.
Another place to go is the beach called ''Gavitella'', a charming small beach, located at the bottom of a small and verdant rocky inlet. The beach houses a restaurant with beach facilities which is open during the summer season. The beach of Gavitella can be reached either on foot, walking along a path that includes about 350 steps, or in a comfortable and suggestive way by sea. Indeed, during the good season a ferry service with small boats operates to this beach both from the beach of the Praia and from the beach of Positano. The service is complimentary for customers of the facilities or of the restaurant at the Gavitella .