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Property Details

Sleeps:
3
Single Bedrooms:
1
Double Bedrooms:
1
Bathrooms:
2
Type:
House
Property #:
19291
Nearest Town:
Positano

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Vacation House in Positano with Great Views

Positano Rifugio

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About The Experience
Although there may be many steps leading up to this vacation house in Italy, it is definitely worth the climb! Located high in the town of Positano will have wonderful views over the surrounding rooftops and sea, which can be seen from your private balcony. This self-catering accommodation along the Amalfi Coast has many windows and offers lots of light. It’s also important to note that you’ll be within walking distance (down and up!) of the beach.
Location Description

The property is located in the upper part of Positano and is 100 meters from a road that houses restaurants, markets, coffee shops and more. If you continue on this road for about 600 meters, you will reach the center of town where there are more restaurants, shops, ice creameries, markets, a bank, and post office. From the town center is a pedestrian path of 600 meters, which will lead to Spiaggia Grande Beach. There are also bus stops in town that can take you up and down to other beautiful towns along the coast, including Amalfi. The local bus stop is within 100 meters of the house. Amalfi is a town that dates back to the 6th century and was once an important trading center with historical and medieval architecture throughout the town. The main sites include the Duomo, in Amalfi's center, the cathedral of Sant' Andrea, which dates back to the 11th century, and the Cloister of Paradise. There is also a museum dedicated to the works of Morelli and a museum where you can view artifacts of Amalfi's long, and interesting history. During the summer months, there are daily ferries leaving from Positano to Capri, Sorrento, and Naples. Whereas parking is difficult here, it is easy to rely on public transportation and walking. If you must bring a car, there is a public garage in the area which charges about 20 Euros a day. It is possible to reserve a space in advance.

Please Note: While the Amalfi Coast is beautiful and charming, it is also steep, with many uphill and downhill stairs and walkways. In general, it is an area that is not kind to those of us with knee or mobility issues. This should be considered before booking a property in this area.

Nearby Attractions: shops, restaurants, cafes, markets, the beach, bus stop, Amalfi (Duomo, ancient cathedral, museums, ferries), Ravello, Sorrento, Naples airport.

Naples: 60 km/37 mi
Sorrento: 18 km/11 mi
Amalfi: 17 km/10.5 mi
Positano (Center): 600 m/1968.5 ft
Shops, Restaurants: 100 m/328 ft
Exterior Description
This recently restored two-story house overlooks the town of Positano as well as the Amalfi Coast. There is a private balcony furnished with a table and chairs. Please be aware that approximately 83 steps lead up to the entrance of this house and there are two additional staircases once inside. Whereas parking is difficult here, it is easy to rely on public transportation and walking. If you must bring a car, there is a public garage in the area which charges about 20 Euros a day. It is possible to reserve a space in advance.
Interior Description

(65 m2)
Ground Floor: The entrance opens to a staircase of 20 steps that leads up to a bedroom with a 90 cm single bed and windows overlooking the rooftops of Positano. There is also one bathroom with a sink, toilet, and shower.

First Floor: A staircase of 12 steps leads up to a combined living and dining room with a couch, armchairs, satellite TV, DVD player, fireplace, and a round table with chairs. A small kitchen is equipped with a cook-top, microwave, dishwasher, and washing machine. There is one bedroom with a 160 cm queen-sized bed, air conditioning, and an ensuite bathroom with a sink, toilet, and shower.

Features Description

Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas.

  • Cook Service: Upon request
  • Cooking Classes: Upon request
  • Pre-Stocked Villa: 30 Euros plus cost of groceries
  • Welcome Basket: Upon request
  • Extra Housekeeping: 15 Euros per hour
  • Extra Linen Change: 30 Euros per room
  • Laundry Service: Starting at 20 Euros per load
  • Portable Baby Crib: 50 Euros per week
  • Babysitting: 20 Euros per hour

Please Note:

  • This property is located nearby Positano Miramare. Larger groups wanting additional space and privacy may consider renting both villas.
  • There are approximately 83 steps that lead up to the entrance of the property – and be prepared for the hills getting to and from the house.
  • Whereas parking is difficult here, it is easy to rely on public transportation and walking. If you must bring a car, there is a public garage in the area which charges about 20 Euros a day.
  • Housekeeping is provided for 3 hours, 2 days per week. Additional Housekeeping can be arranged for an additional fee.

Features and Amenities

  • In City
  • Near the Water
  • Independent Villa
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Outside Area - Private
  • Outside Dining
  • CD player
  • DVD player
  • TV - English Channels Available
  • Internet - Wireless
  • Telephone - Incoming & Outgoing
  • Dishwasher
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron and Board
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning - Partial House
  • Fans Available - Upon Request
  • Fireplace - Indoor
  • Firewood Available - Extra Cost
  • Heating - Whole House
  • Portable Baby Crib/Play Pen - Upon Request
  • Cook Service Available - Extra Cost
  • Housekeeping - Included
  • Housekeeping Available - Extra Cost

Property Seasons & Rates (USD)

Date Range Weekly         Min
Stay
Oct-28-2017 - Dec-23-2017 $2,254 1 wk
Dec-23-2017 - Jan-06-2018 $2,686 1 wk
Jan-06-2018 - Mar-24-2018 $2,254 1 wk
Mar-24-2018 - Apr-07-2018 $2,686 1 wk
Apr-07-2018 - Apr-28-2018 $2,254 1 wk
Apr-28-2018 - May-26-2018 $2,686 1 wk
May-26-2018 - Jun-23-2018 $3,078 1 wk
Jun-23-2018 - Aug-25-2018 $3,372 1 wk
Aug-25-2018 - Sep-29-2018 $3,078 1 wk
Sep-29-2018 - Oct-27-2018 $2,686 1 wk
Oct-27-2018 - Dec-22-2018 $2,254 1 wk
Dec-22-2018 - Jan-05-2019 $2,686 1 wk

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Arrival Times

Please note: Official Arrival Times:

  • Sat 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Conditions *

Security Deposit

  • Upon arrival at the property you are required to pay to the property representative a security deposit payable by cash in euros. The security deposit will be returned to you prior to your departure minus any extra charges or accidental damages to the property. The listed security deposit is: 350 EUR

Additional Expenses

  • Cleaning (Mandatory, payable upon arrival) - Weekly Charge: 50 EUR
  • Heating - Weekly Charge: 120 EUR
  • Telephone (If Available): According to consumption
  • Arrival Fee on Saturday (between 8:00 pm and midnight) Payable upon Arrival: 50 EUR
  • Arrival Fee on Sunday (between 3:00 pm and 8:00 pm) Payable upon Arrival: 50 EUR

Other Notes

  • Housekeeping: Usually available upon request
  • Heating (in Italy): Allowed by law from November 1 - April 1; some exceptions for extreme weather
  • Arrivals on Saturday after Midnight or Sunday after 8:00 pm are Not Accepted!
  • Cook Services (If Available): must be arranged at least 2 months prior to arrival
  • UPON ARRIVAL, RENTERS MUST PROVIDE A PHOTOCOPY OF EACH TRAVELER’S PASSPORT AND SIGN A FORM FOR THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES. IF ARRIVING AT DIFFERENT TIMES GUESTS HAVE 24 HOURS TO COMPLETE THIS PROCEDURE OR OWNERS WILL BE FINED BY THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES.
  • Extra Services (cook, housekeeping, etc) may be arranged for a non-refundable fee payable to Rentvillas.com. Last minute requests (less than 2 weeks prior to arrival) will be an extra charge. Please inquire for pricing.
  • Departure Time: 10:00 am

* These prices and conditions may change based on your arrival date and length of stay. For exact conditions, please click on the View Availability button, enter your dates, and then click on View Pricing and Conditions.

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Customer Ratings

  • 5.0 Star Rating Overall
  • Peace and Quiet
  • View
  • Outside Area
  • Living Room
  • Kitchen
  • Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms
Based on 4 Reviews

Customer Reviews

Overall:
This is the third time we have rented from RentVillas. The properties always look just like the photos and we are always greeted warmly and given proper directions to use the villa.
Enjoyed Most:
The view!
Enjoyed Least:
The steps! They were really difficult in the beginning, especially dragging the luggage up but by the end they got a lot easier. I would recommend a working flashlight for after dark.
Surrounding Area:
Excellent location, could walk to a few restaurants and a grocery easily. We really liked the local spot Il Fornillo for pizza or a light bite. Cappuccinos and croissants were a quick walk up the hill. It was about a 20 minute down to the beach area for us.
Nearby Events or Locales:
Positano and yes, it was walkable. Only took a taxi once all week. The internal bus is right outside the door, but we never used it.
Tips or Restaurants:
Be sure and go to Next2. ( a five minute walk) We tried them all and it was definitely the top one!
Directions:
The driver took us right to the front steps.
Check In Out:
It worked great!

Kim, September

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Overall:
Excellent, breathtaking view, easy to get around but a lot of walking and steps.
Enjoyed Most:
View, cleanliness. Proximity to restaurants and shopping.
Enjoyed Least:
Stairs but that is what Positano is!
Surrounding Area:
Ease of ferry use to Capri.

Bob , May

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Overall:
Very satisfying. Loved the apartment and location. The apartment has a beautiful, vaulted ceiling and is a well furnished home away from home. Great place, I'd live there if given the chance. Everything about our stay in Positano was exceptional.
Enjoyed Most:
clean, bright, airy with a view to kill for, quiet, central, cool, well equipped, good WiFi, great sound system and cable. Apt was beautifully renovated with new bathrooms. The washing machine was a plus.
Surrounding Area:
Very pleasant walk to the beach, even if we trekked down countless steps. Easy walk to the best restaurants and food stores. Easy drive to Sorrento and other great spots. By boat you can go anywhere.
Nearby Events or Locales:
In the heart of Positano, the centre of the universe on the Amalfi Coast.
Tips or Restaurants:
Da Vincenzo's. Best of the best. Ask for Luca, and say hi from Grace and Lenny from Canada.
Directions:
We used both GPS and your written directions that did the trick. No problem finding the place.
Check In Out:
All went well. Filomena was great and looked after everything on our arrival.

Lenny , July

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