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Holiday apartment in Tortorella – Home 4963559 Apartment

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 7 sleeps
  • 1 night min stay

Apartment / 2 bedrooms / 1 bathroom / sleeps 7

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet friendly

Description from owner

Description

The apartment of 70 square meters is located in an ancient building dating back to 1100. The rooms are spacious ,illuminated properly, provided with all necessary comforts. The lounge/ bed is furnished with a characteristic terrace which overlooking the main square of the medieval borgo of Tortorella. . Your days will be marked by the tolling of the ancient bell tower ;it dates from the 16th century and dominates environment all around. Tortorella is a little pearl sets in the middle of the hills of the National Park of Cilento and Vallo di Diano at 555 meters above sea level and about 12 km from the Gulf of Policastro. The village is nearby nice villages situated on the coast: 15 km from the beach of Sapri, 38 km from Maratea and 51 km from Palinuro. Going along the road from Tortorella to Maratea and from Tortorella to Palinuro you can enjoy a view out of breath: the mountains plunge into the sea , the self-vegetation creates an extraordinary contrast between the sea and the

The apartment of 70 square meters is located in an ancient building dating back to 1100. The rooms are spacious ,illuminated properly, provided with all necessary comforts. The lounge/ bed is furnished with a characteristic terrace which overlooking the main square of the medieval borgo of Tortorella. . Your days will be marked by the tolling of the ancient bell tower ;it dates from the 16th century and dominates environment all around. Tortorella is a little pearl sets in the middle of the hills of the National Park of Cilento and Vallo di Diano at 555 meters above sea level and about 12 km from the Gulf of Policastro. The village is nearby nice villages situated on the coast: 15 km from the beach of Sapri, 38 km from Maratea and 51 km from Palinuro. Going along the road from Tortorella to Maratea and from Tortorella to Palinuro you can enjoy a view out of breath: the mountains plunge into the sea , the self-vegetation creates an extraordinary contrast between the sea and the rocky mountains. You will spend pleasant and unforgettable days having walks , swimming in a blue-emerald sea or simply idling about and sunbathing. Besides you cannot forget to visit: the Charterhouse of Padula ,the second in Europe by extension( 49 km from Tortorella); the ancient ruins of the town of Velia/Elea with its Philosophic School (78 km from Tortorella); the famous Greek temples of Paestum (90 km from Tortorella). But if you do not want to drive at about 5minutes far from Tortorella you can find Rio Casaletto , an affluent of river Bussento; here you can visit the extraordinary water fall" Capelli di Venere"; cover the distance from the little river ,Rio Casaletto, to the top of mountain Cocuzzo. At about 12 km far from Tortorella you can find the characteristic village of Caselle in Pittari dominated by a medieval tower. In Caselle you have the opportunity to visit an interesting museum the MU.VI. that shows you all the amazing natural attractions of the whole area such as the carsick phenomenon of the caves of Monte San Michele; moreover the astonishing swallow of river Bussento...Finally you can take your pick only !

Location description from owner

The Campania region

Tortorella is one of the last villages of Campania Region in Salerno's district . Campania is famous in the world for many reasons: Culture, Natural beauties , History and good food.

Tortorella

Tortorella is a municipality of Cilento, Vallo di Diano and Alburni National Park. The Park occupies a surface of 181.048 hectares and represent the "appendix" of Campania region in the district of Salerno. The Municipalitiese included in the protected area are 80, 15 municipalities are in the contiguos areas aswell. At the end of 90s the Park became a reserve of the UNESCO MAB ( man and biosphere). In 2010 it joined. The European and Global Geoparks assisted by UNESCO increasing its importance in terms of achaelogical, ecological, historical and cultural interests. Cilento, Vallo di Diano and Alburni National Park is also the native land of the Mediterranean diet which the UNESCO recognized as intagible Heritage of Humanity. The American scientist Ancel Keys discovered this type of diet; He spent about 30 years in a small community of Cilento in Pioppi (Pollica) -60 km far from Tortorella - and realized local people suffered at all of cerebro-cardiovascular disease thanks to the diet and lifestyle. So the Mediterranean died is not only a nutritional model but also a lifestyle that relates traditional activities: craft, fishing and agriculture. Going along trails of Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park, living there,getting in touch with local people means to establish a fusion of Nature, culture and man.
Places of the National Park of Cilento, Vallo di Diano nearer Tortorella must be seen:
- Museum of Rural life, Morigerati
- Caves of Bussento River and WWF Oasis in Morigerati
- Monte Pittari, Caselle in Pittari
- Castelcivita Caves , Castelcivita
- Pietrasanta and Ciolandrea, San Giovanni a Piro
- Antiquarium of Roccagloriosa
- Caves of the Angel. Pertosa
- Antiquarium di Centola Palinuro
- National Archaeological Museum of Paestum , Capaccio
- Marine life Museum , Policca
- Sacred Mount or Gelbison, Novi Velia
- Historic Center of Teggiano
- Alburni Museum of Nature, Corleto Monforte.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome

Bed & bathroom

  • 2 Sofa Beds, 2 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Shared indoor pool
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Bicycles available
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

Check in time:11:00, Check out time:09:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
Yes, smoking allowed
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Padula F
Response rate:
86%
Calendar updated::
04 Aug 2016

Languages spoken: English, French, Italian


This Apartment has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 7. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 27 Aug 2014. Located in Province of Salerno, the average weekly rate is £439.

The Owner has a response rate of 86% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 04 Aug 2016.

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