Guendalina

from€6,500/week· Villa

From the main coastal road, 100 wide steps going downhill lead to Villa Guendalina. Its location, the stunning views and its outdoor living spaces on the panoramic terrace are some of the great characteristics that set this villa apart. Nestled in Positano center and set over two floors, this lovely villa highlights bright interiors and all the typical architectural features of the area such as white-washed walls, local hand-painted floor tiles, vaulted ceilings and arched panoramic windows. It doesn’t get better than this if you want to experience the real Amalfi Coast lifestyle. Are you as delighted for Villa Guendalina as we are?

Description

Amenities

Weekly rates & Availability

2017Guests (up to)04/08 – 04/22
07/29 – 09/02
12/23 – 01/06/18
07/01 - 07/2906/03 – 07/01
09/02 - 09/30
04/29 – 06/03
09/30 – 11/04
04/01 – 04/08
04/22 – 04/29
Villa Guendalina8+210,000 €9,500 €8,000 €7,000 €6,500 €
Notes
  • Security deposit: €500 held at the agency
  • Late arrival fee between 7pm & 10pm: €50
  • If trash not removed, charge fee of €10 per bag
  • Pets NOT allowed
  • The washing machine is at disposal, however you can ask the housekeeper to do your laundry for you for a fee – €20 per hour
  • There are approximately 100 steps from the parking towards the villa and about 170 steps from the villa towards the beach.
  • Check-in: between 4:00 pm-7:00 pm – Check-out: before 9:00 am
  • All extra services must be paid locally, prior to departure, unless arranged otherwise.
Included with rent
  • Electricity, A/C, water, gas and final cleaning
  • Housekeeping service for 4 hours on Wed
  • Mid-week bed lines and towel change (Wed)
  • Wi-Fi internet connection
Not included with rent
  • Extra housekeeping service: €20 per hour
  • Cook service: €30 per hour, plus cost of ingredients
  • Cooking class: €220 plus cost of ingredients
  • Baby sitter upon availability at €20 per hour
  • Porter service: €10 per bag/per time, to be booked in advance

Location

What to do in Positano and Amalfi area
A winding scenic drive along the coastal road, known for its hairpin bends and spectacular views, takes visitors to Positano, Praiano, Amalfi and the spellbinding up-hill town of Ravello, with its incomparable belvedere. Any of these popular resort towns along the coast are good bases for exploring the surrounding areas. Buses and ferries run frequently and are the most convenient way to reach other towns while avoiding what could be a challenging drive in the bustling summer traffic. Other excursion possibilities include a boat trip to the islands of Capri and Ischia, a visit to the vibrant cities of Napoli, Salerno, or the gracious Sorrento, or an exploration of Pompeii and Herculaneum - the fascinating ruins of ancient cities destroyed by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in the 1st century A.D.
The Amalfi Coast offers an abundance of cafes, shops, art galleries and restaurants on its vertical terrain. Most beaches are small pebble inlets of land thus the best way to enjoy the sand and the turquoise water is touring the area by boat (ask our concierge about it!) and let an expert local captain take you to his favorite spots or suggest the best seaside restaurants. A memorable experience!

Where to eat

Rossellinis - One of the finest Italian restaurants, Michelin awarded and boasting very high ratings. In high season the restaurant is open for dinner only. If you want to treat yourself to an unforgettable meal, dine here at night on one of the terraces looking down on the fishing boats 1,000 feet below!
Via San Giovanni del Toro, Ravello - +39 089 818 181

Next 2 - Fine dining restaurant serving regional cuisine with a contemporary twist.
Via Pasitea 242, Positano – +39 089 812 3516

Il Pirata - Panoramic restaurant built on a rock next to the water. Fresh local food served in a casual atmosphere. Very romantic place to enjoy at night. Whether you decide to spend a day sunbathing on its solarium, sip a cocktail in the lounge bar carved in the rocks, or sit for dinner at the restaurant, make sure to check this place to experience a slice of Mediterranean lifestyle!
Via Terramare, Praiano - +39 089 874 377

Da Gemma - Just a 2 minute walk from the main square of Amalfi, on the right hand side. Pick a table on the terrace, overlooking the main street, and be delighted with dishes of the coastal tradition prepared in a modern version. Staples on the menu, the Genoese (with meat sauce) and the sumptuous fish soup.
Via Fra' Gerardo Sasso 11, Amalfi - +39 089 871 345

L'Abside - Family-run restaurant serving great local food in a casual atmosphere. Outdoor seating on the piazza, perfect for children!
Piazza dei Dogi, 31, Amalfi - +39 089 873 586

Where to shop

Clothing - Antica Sartoria - Locally designed chic summer clothes, wallet friendly and perfect to wear in any beach resort, from Positano to Ibiza, from St. Tropez to Miami or St. Barts. Anywhere you go you will bring some Italy with you!
Piazza Mulini 1/3, Positano - +39 089 812 2712

Hand Made Paper – Amalfi artisans carry on the legacy of local papermakers of the past, maintaining the quality and peculiar characteristics that have made this paper famous around the world – buy your hand-made cards at La Scuderia del Duca.
Largo Cesareo Console 8, Amalfi - +39 089 872 976

Local Art work – Paolo Sandulli’s “Queens of the Sea” and “the Signorine” (the Misses), original terra-cotta busts of women with wild tufts of hair made from dyed sea sponges, are delightful art pieces to bring home.
Torre a Mare, Praiano - +39 339 440 1008 (direct)

Perfumes - Fabbrica Profumi di Positano, we love Incanto, with its lemon refreshing scent that reminds us of the sunny Coast also during winter!
Via C. Colombo 175, Positano - +39 089 875 057

Limoncello - as a souvenir of your trip, Limoncello is a must. Buy it at Pasticceria Pansa: dating back to 1830, this shop has long been famous for its excellent products.
Piazza Duomo 40, Amalfi - +39 089 871 065

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