Villa | 8 bedrooms | sleeps 16
La Maison di Mare is an enchanting luxury Villa rental in Amalfi Coast, built in the 19th Century overlooking the sea, in the town of Castiglione di Ravello, situated in a wonderful position of natural beauty, the Villa boasts its own private access to the sea, in the heart of the Amalfi Coast.
La Maison di Mare offers spacious accommodation for weekly stays with exclusive use, providing the perfect location for a holiday with family and friends. The ravishing countryside, the vast expanse of the sea, Ravello and it's famous Villas clearly visible, together with it's luxuriant ambience, transform this Italian villa on the Amalfi Coast into a magnetic attraction.
La Maison di Mare invites Guests to enjoy the sun and sea, to experience local traditions and delight in the gastronomy of the region without renouncing privacy and relaxation. This holiday vacation rental has recently been renovated maintaining the architectural features of the building intact. It has been transformed into luxury Guest accommodation with no comfort spared whilst still preserving the special characteristics of a historical home.
The entrances are conveniently located at street level which is on the main Amalfi Coastal Road (SS 163). The property offers a small private gated parking area for two medium size cars immediately outside the front door (one of them is included in the weekly rental rate). A public garage is also available a short distance away (about 100 m). La Maison di Mare has a private garden of 1500 sqm with its own access to the sea by a stairway: only 130 stone steps wind down through bougainvillea covered terraces, lemon and orange groves.
Here you will find the relaxing area set on the grass, the sauna set into the natural cave, the swim spa pool with water massage set in a panoramic view point, the equipped solarium and a small private pier set in an enchanting cliff inlet. In the lowest garden, just above the sea level, there is also a small kitchen unit, a changing room together with toilet and sink.
Down a few steps you find a waterfront covered dining terrace where Guests can enjoy stunning al fresco meals. The roof top decking equipped terrace is furnished with its own small fully equipped kitchen and barbecue. From here you can enjoy a superb view of the whole Amalfi Coast. On the lower floor of the Villa there is another larger panoramic dining terrace completely covered with a pergola of bougainvillea.
Both are suitable settings for holding Guests special unforgettable events during their weekly stay at the beautiful location Villa. The four stories of the Villa La Maison di Mare are reached by a beautiful old staircase with inlaid wooden handrails from which stunning views can be glimpsed through arched windows. With about 400 square meters the Villa is quite easy to navigate with a few steps between each floor.
The ground floor has two entrances, both accessible straight off the coastal road. Entering through the main entrance you find a lobby and living room with open fireplace, two large comfortable sofas (convertible on request providing two extra single beds), a 40? flat screen satellite TV and a beautiful old library. A small changing room with toilet and sink is next to the living room. Finally on the same level there is the first panoramic bedroom with en-suite bathroom.
From the parking area there is direct access to the Villa through the secondary entrance. On the lower floor there is a dining room furnished with a beautiful antique table, which can be extended to accommodate more Guests if needed, a sofa and a 40? flat screen satellite TV and the main kitchen. Both rooms have access to a covered patio with breathtaking views of the sea.
From the dining room, through an unusual iron and wood staircase, you come to a romantic double bedroom with own large en-suite bathroom boasting a shell shaped shower and a capacious wardrobe cabin. On this floor, and on the two adjoining terraces, is available internet WI-FI connection and a laptop computer.
The fully with all your needs equipped kitchen provides an intercom system, 22' flat TV, 5 range stove top, large oven, big fridge, freezer, espresso machine, microwave, dish-washer, a central island and a laundry area with washing-machine and clothes-dryer. Here there is also a wine cellar cut into the rock where wine is available a la carte. All the lovely rooms have breathtaking sea views and are furnished with beautiful antiques.
They offer every modern comfort with an attention to detail that you would expect from luxury accommodation. All eight bedrooms, six of them located on the two upper floors, have either balconies or large oval windows with stunning views overlooking the sea. Two of them, on request, can be converted to twin beds. They are decorated with objects d'art, valuable paintings and elegant pieces of furniture. All have small comfortable sitting areas and original terracotta floors, antique parquet and old handmade ceramics.
Each room has its own en-suite bathroom fitted with glass mosaics, hair-dryer, courtesy kit, large comfortable and relaxing hydro showers and, two of them, with Jacuzzi. During the recent renovation all the rooms have been equipped with the most technologically advanced comforts: soundproofing, heating, independently controlled air conditioning, 22' flat screen satellite TV, internet ETH connection, mini-bar, safe with code, a dresser built in a closet space, luxurious linens and orthopedic mattresses and pillows. The unique atmosphere of La Maison di Mare is a perfect setting for Special Events, such as work meetings, family reunions, private parties and wedding celebrations.
These Events can only be combined with the weekly rental of the whole Villa. Thanks to the exclusive weekly reservation, the Villa will be at your complete disposal and that includes all the equipped outdoor areas, gardens and terraces, all the bedrooms for the Guests' stay, as well as the complete organization and the best advice to make your Special day unforgettable. With regards to the catering of Special Events we provide our own professional Catering Staff.
We can cater for up to 70 Guests seated under the covered panoramic loggia. In addition to wedding receptions, private wedding ceremonies can be performed at the Villa. They can be arranged in the most amazing settings such as the lemon grove or the belvedere terrace just above the sea. Civil ceremonies can be held in the Town Hall of Atrani, Amalfi and Ravello (800 meters, 1,5 km and 5 km far from the Villa respectively). Catholic wedding services can be performed in the nearby beautiful Church Collegiata Santa Maria Maddalena in Atrani.
• Private access to the sea
• Solarium by the sea, relaxing and equipped areas on the terraces and in the gardens
• Parking for one car
• Pool Swim spa (4,3 m x 2,3 m) with upstream swimming and water massage, set in a panoramic viewpoint (open May-Oct)
• Infra-red Sauna for 2 people set into a natural grotto
• Electricity, Air Conditioning, Water and Gas Methane
• Wi-Fi and Computer
• DVD player
• Open fireplaces
• Two Barbecues
• Fresh flowers on arrival
• Fruits from our vegetable garden
• Bathroom towels changed daily
• Bed linen changed twice a week
• Room cleaning services 4 hrs daily, 6 days a week (from Monday to Saturday)
• Final cleaning
Services on request
• Public garage (about 100 metres away)
• Extra cleaning service
• Pool towels
• Catering with customized menus by our committed Staff
• Breakfast buffet
• Welcome dinner
• Professional Chef
• Wine tasting at Villa
• Cooking lessons at Villa
• Wine & Gourmet tours
• Courses in cooking, art and sport
• Beauty treatments and Massage
• Boats, cars, scooter rental
• Private transfers
• Transfer by minivan
• Boat trips
• Concierge service
|Size||Sleeps up to 16, 8 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Log fire, Internet access|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Rooms||8 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms of which 8 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Double beds (8)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|