It was born as a monastery and starting from the 18th century it was enriched by particular and precious objects coming from the middle-east and other countries of the world, given that Positano was situated along the main routes of spices, silk goods and products imported in the Old Continent. The merchants passing through here, not only left works of art, but also a mix of culture and traditions of ancient populations that is visible in the décor of this historic villa.
Since the beginning of the 20th century, Positano became gradually the shelter of many artists and one of these Edward Ghillausen, a Bauhaus member (the artistic and philosophic German movement) established in this villa together with his wife, where they lived until the year 2000, leaving a further hint of culture, also considering that their usual visitors were artists or literary men themselves.
For all these reasons you will breath art and culture everywhere in this building, which make it even more fascinating.
You will reach Dimora dei Rubini walking through a small street, that goes up slowly, smelling the scent of the gardens around.
From the main entrance you have access to the terrace where you can admire the breathtaking view of Positano and of the sea.
The terrace is furnished with ancient tiles featuring sacred scenes, with terracotta vases of different dimensions and comfortable sofas. The terrace is connected by three entrances, to the kitchen, the dining room, the lounge room and the staircase.
The kitchen is composed by a mix where technology melts with antiquity, fitted with majolica and marbles, the bread and pizza oven and the big baroque pantry.
The dining and relaxation area consists of two rooms and it is furnished with an antique wood table and monumental chairs, comfortable sofas, a library with a collection of antique books and paintings.
On the lower floor there is an inside heated pool with Jacuzzi and a fountain for cervical massage, it is covered with local tiles.
There are also a sauna and a steam room, two showers and a space with a massage table.
Furthermore from there you have access to a terrace with solarium and an outside Jacuzzi.
On the first floor there are the two main suites with decorated ceilings, both characterized by a typical XVIII century imprint. The first one features a console with mirror, two columns on the sides of the bed and numerous antique paintings. It has two balconies and a marvelous terrace with view on Positano’s beach.
The other one is characterized by a strong spiritual furnishing with a privileged altar and paintings representing sacred scenes. The style of this room is in harmony with the rest of the structure, with decorated ceilings and bathrooms with antique tiles. It has a terrace with sea view and on the main Church. A corner with sofas and armchairs offers the guests a moment of relax observing the beautiful Positano.
On the second floor there are the two junior suites, both characterized by a sloped
ceiling with wooden beams. In those rooms the furnishing is sober and the colors are light, enriched only by some antique objects. From the wide window of one of these rooms you can enjoy an amazing sea view and of the town of Praiano. The room has also a small private terrace with sea view and view on the garden with the typical colors and fragrance of the Amalfi Coast.
The second room is characterized by a wide window with a Mediterranean style that faces the charming town of Positano and the garden of the villa with orange and lemon trees and bouganville.
On the same floor there is also a single room exquisitely furnished, with en suite
All the rooms are equipped with all comforts in order to satisfy the most demanding guests that will spend a relaxing and unforgettable stay, finding a complete assistance typical of a 5 star luxury hotel, such as: the daily (8 hours) personal chef-cooking service, maid service, Concierge service and porter service, included in the rental price.
Finally, a further plus: guests will be offered a complimentary welcome dinner upon arrival and one cooking lesson during their stay.
A 30% non refundable deposit is required upon confirmation. The final balance is due
within 90 days prior to the arrival date.
On Saturdays from 16:00 to 20:00 in high season; at 16:00 in low season (also on weekdays).
Check out: By 10:00 am in all seasons.
Welcome dinner and one complimentary cooking lesson, daily chef/maid/concierge service, included in the price (8 hrs. a day).
Damage refundable deposit: € 10.000, to be paid prior the check in, the entire amount will be returned at the end of the stay if no damage to the property occurs.
Guests can give their credit card details as guarantee for the damage refundable deposit.
Food and beverage deposit: € 2.000.
Use of telephone/fax: upon consumption. Extra bed : 50 € per day (max 2 single beds)
City tax: from 1st April to 31st October € 1,50 per person (from 10 years onwards) per day.
Parking not included (30 € a day for a car, 50 € a day for vans or bigger cars).
Neighborhood and transport:
Situated along steep slopes on the central Amalfi coast, Positano is today a sophisticated tourist destination. Characterized by its Moorish architecture and the steep steps that lead from the village to the beach, this picturesque town has long been a favorite destination for artists, musicians and famous writers. The two main beaches, Spiaggia Grande and Fornillo, are both within walking distance; the others are reached mainly by sea. Ferry boats do daily service if you want to take a day trip to Capri and
This fantastic villa is located in one of the most enchanting spot in Positano overlooking the breathtaking panorama over the majesty of the sea that meets the blue sky.
Villa La Rocca offers 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and it can accommodate up to 8 people.
The property is 300sqm and features 3 living areas complete of dining facilities and sofas, a large and well-equipped kitchen, 3 dining tables with chairs located on its wonderful outdoor terrace, in order for you to enjoy fantastic al fresco meals over an endless horizon.
The entire property is decorated with taste and fine furniture, a perfect blend of tradition and modernity.
Villa La Rocca offers 2 double suites with double beds and 2 bedrooms with 2 single beds each room. Both the twin bedrooms can be converted into double bedrooms if needed.
The bedrooms are set to high standards of comfort and all are very well appointed.
Please note that one of the twin room has a low ceiling (2 mt from the floor) but still offers the same amenities as the others.
Moving on to the outdoor area, guests will find: a very large terrace where you will find dining tables with chairs for al fresco meals as well as various sitting areas with sunbeds and much more, not to mention the terrific view over one of the best place in the world, Marina Grande, Li Galli Island and over Positano. The outdoor pergola is partly made by lemons, the surrounding garden has luxuriant plants such as hibiscus, jasmine and the roofing of the terrace is made by a 60-year-old bungaville which makes this terrace one of the most photographed of Positano.
Please note that the walls that surround part of the outdoor terrace, built of stone which is typical of this area, are not very high therefore it is advisable that adults supervise young children at all times when they are outside.
Villa Delle Ninfe is located in the center of Positano, where you will find restaurants, shops and the stop for the local bus. The closest beach is about 500 meters away. You will reach the property from the street level going up an external stairway (approx. 12 steps). There’s no need of a car to stay at Villa Delle Ninfe, but if you have one, you can
park it on site, inside the entrance gate (free of charge).
Villa Delle Ninfe is 200 square meters large and from there you will enjoy a wonderful view of the sea and of Positano.
The villa consists of 4 bedrooms (two of them with en suite bathroom) and it can accommodate up to eight people. Three bedrooms are on the same level, they are equipped with double beds and in one of them it is possible to add a third bed too. One of these bedrooms has got an antique fireplace and armchairs.
From all the three bedrooms you can access a terrace with sea view.
A fourth bedroom is a single room (with en suite bathroom) and it is located on the roof level.
The villa has a dining room, characterized by a vaulted ceiling, that can accommodate 8 people and a cozy living room equipped with elegant furniture, sofas and armchairs.
The living room has a large window that offers a panoramic view, the floor is paved with typical local majolica tiles and from there you can enter the terrace that is 50 sq m large from where you can enjoy a fantastic view of the sea. The terrace is partly shaded by a pergola and it is provided with a table, chairs, sun beds and a shower.
There is a fully equipped kitchen, with all modern appliances, provided with a window with view of the sea and the coast.
Finally there is a third complete bathroom that is reachable from the corridor and a half bathroom with washbasin, toilet and a washing machine.
To conclude Villa Delle Ninfe will be perfect for your holidays, considering the strategic position, the 180 grades panoramic views and all the comforts that offers to make your stay unforgettable.
Casa Casa del Golfo is located in a private residence together with other apartments on the hills of Positano, a short distance from the city center.
The residence has a shared swimming pool and there is also a parking space (free for 1 car per unit), has three bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, terrace, sea view.
To reach the house you need to walk about 100 steps, which is not unusual in Positano, but it’s worth it!
As soon as you enter you will find a large terrace, equipped with table and chairs, from where you can enjoy a splendid view of the sea and the surrounding mountains. The terrace is partially covered by a pergola where guests can dine or dine al fresco.
There is also a wickerwork sofa with an armchair, a deck chair, a rocking chair and a large umbrella.
From the terrace you can access, through a French door, inside the house. As soon as you enter you will find a large living room, equipped with two sofas, fireplace, table and chairs, TV, DVD. Connected to the living area is the kitchen, fully equipped with all useful accessories: oven, refrigerator, freezer, microwave, dishwasher, blender, kettle and toaster.
The house can accommodate 6 people, has 3 bedrooms, two with double beds and air conditioning (one of these rooms has a private bathroom); Another bedroom has two single beds which can be pushed together. Then there are two other bathrooms (one with a bathtub the other with a shower).
Casa Casa del Golfo is equipped with Wi-Fi, bed linen, bath towels, washing machine, iron and ironing board, hairdryer and heating for the winter months.
Villa La Terrazza is a gorgeous piece of property immersed in the Mediterranean colors of this world renowned stretch of coast known as the Amalfi Coast; in fact, it is located right in the middle of it. It is the perfect destination for a peaceful and unforgettable stay.
The property can be accessed directly from the coastal street, about 4 kilometers from the Positano main square and main beach. It also has direct access to the “Spiaggia di Laurito”, a charming beach where you can rent deck chairs, beach umbrellas and where you will also find a bar for a snack, a fine Espresso or simply to quench your thirst. A delectable restaurant is on the premises as well, not to mention water taxi service to the Positano main beach.
Villa La Terrazza has a particular architecture and is divided into two levels immersed in wide perfumed gardens and very panoramic terraces. It features 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a toilet, wide living room, kitchen, laundry room, 2 wide terraces with spectacular sea view, a panoramic garden and a spacious solarium.
First level (140 square meters)
The house can be accessed from a private stairway made up of about 50 small steps. You will enter a large living room furnished with armchairs, a television, a DVD player, a dining table, and a large picture window exposed to the sunny and panoramic terrace. The window brightens and generously opens up the area, offering the possibility to enjoy the amazing view even while lounging on the sofas.
From here you can reach the kitchen, a small toilet area and the solarium.
The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove, refrigerator and freezer, dishwasher and other small and useful appliances such as a microwave oven and toaster.
The terrace is about 35 square meters and has access to the large solarium (top floor) furnished with deck chairs for unforgettable moments, sunbathing or simply to enjoy a lovely glass of local wine.
Both the terrace and the solarium have a fantastic view over Positano and the emerald green sea of the Divine Coast.
This level has central heating and Wireless Internet Connection (upon request; your own laptop is required.)
Second level (85 square meters)
The second level is connected to the first tanks to an internal spiral staircase. You will reach a cozy sitting room furnished with sofas, it is brightened up due to the presence of a panoramic window. From here you can access all 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms; you will find two of the bathrooms containing showers and the other with a bath tub as well. Next to the bathrooms you will find a laundry room for your convenience.
On this floor two small gardens and the terrace/solarium are located measuring about 80square meters. The terrace features two outdoor showers (one hot and one cold), deck chairs and small tables for delightful moments outdoors.
The view is simply breathtaking and the villa itself is tastefully furnished offering all types of comforts.
This level has Wireless Internet Connection ( upon request; your own laptop is required).
This enchanting holiday home is located in Positano on an idilliac spot , immersed into a wide private garden terrace with a magnificent view over the Amalfi coast and the Galli
This wonderful property features two double bedrooms with en-suite facilities, the master bedroom offers a king size bed and while the other 2 single beds with direct access to the garden terrace.
Era offers also an easy access to the semi-private beach by an internal flight of stairs as well as access to the shared pool, both only for guests use.
The interior is furnished to the highest standard with a particular attention to details with pieces of period furniture that makes this villa even more characteristic and reflecting what is the tradition of this beautiful coastline.
The kitchen is well equipped and offers a dining area bright and airy, complete of all modern comforts is the perfect blend of tradition and authenticity.
The outdoor area features a wonderful garden terrace equipped with dining furniture for fantastic al fresco meal over the best panorama that only a place like this can offer.
This superb house is part of a 5-houses complex that shares a wonderful pool and private terraced gardens so to be the heart of this complex of over one and a half hectares. The swimming pool stands in the place of an ancient fountain with an olive tree that assures a little shade in the afternoon. Water is enriched with oxygen, so chlorine is not used.
Inside the gardens there are olive trees, lemons, tangerines and pomegranates, which are mixed with typical species of the Amalfi Coast, such as the carob tree, the Opuntia vulgaris (prickly pear cactus), the aloe, the giant agave the Euphorbia Canariensis and Bougainvillea are also stramonium, echeveria, cycas, clematis, euphorbia, hibiscus and
Casa Zaffiro is located on the coastal road within walking distance to Positano downtown.
It can accommodate five guests having two spacious bedrooms, one with double bed and one with twin beds + a third bed and two bathrooms (one en-suite) both with bathtub and shower.
The house has also an ample living room, with dining table, chairs, sofas, fireplace and TV and a well-equipped kitchen provided with fridge, freezer, a brand new cooker, microwave, juicer, kettle and all necessary tools.
White fresh walls and ceilings with wood beams characterize the bedrooms and the living room. The floors inside are made with majolica tiles.
Furthermore there is a balcony that can be accessed from both bedrooms and also from the living room. From the balcony, which is provided with table and chairs and where it is possible to have your meals outside, you can enjoy a wonderful view of Positano, of the sea and “Li Galli” Island. By the way outside the balcony there are plants and bougainvillea.
Finally the house also offers parking space thanks to a garage that is annexed.
Considering all the above-mentioned features Casa Zaffiro is ideal if you choose to spend your holiday in Positano, thanks to the proximity to the center, the possibility of having a garage at your own disposal (which is very rare!) and the beautiful view that you can enjoy from there.
Casa Nike is a wonderful property set on a hillside overlooking the wonderful panorama over the Positano’s bay and the Amalfi coastline.
This fantastic holiday residence is part of a 5-houses complex that shares a wonderful pool and private terraced gardens so to be the heart of this complex of over one and a half hectares. The swimming pool stands in the place of an ancient fountain with an olive tree that assures a little shade in the afternoon. Water is enriched with oxygen, so chlorine is not used.
Casa Nike offers 2 bedrooms with queen size bed, 2 bathrooms (one with shower and the other with bathtub), a lively and welcoming living room as well as a fully equipped kitchen, a shared pool (only for guests use), a private access to huge gardens and to the private beach and is able to accommodate up to 4 people in the best comfort and intimacy.
Inside the gardens there are olive trees, lemons, tangerines and pomegranates, which are mixed with typical species of the Amalfi Coast, such as the carob tree, the Opuntia vulgaris (prickly pear cactus), the aloe, the giant agave the Euphorbia Canariensis and Bougainvillea are also stramonium, echeveria, cycas, clematis, euphorbia, hibiscus and jasmine.
It is very rare to find such a majestic property in Positano especially for the private beach accessible through the private steps or in alternative by the sea and of course for the pool facility that offers sun lounges and one of the most beautiful views in the world.
Villa Gemma is located in Positano and it is part of a building where are other holiday homes as well. It is only 5 minute walk from the center of Positano and from there you can enjoy a beautiful view of the sea and the hill.
Furthermore you will find close to the property all the necessary services such as shops, a minimarket and the bus stop. The apartment is very well equipped and it offers all kind of comforts for a relaxing holiday.
It has 1 bedroom but it can accommodate up to 4 guests, thanks to a sofa bed that is in the large living room. This apartment is very charming, characterized by high vaulted ceilings and a typical local design. As you enter the apartment you will find the spacious living room that is equipped with a marble table, chairs, sofa, divan, armchair and a fireplace.
On the same level there is the bedroom, with a double bed and a balcony with a marvelous view and a complete bathroom with hot-tub and shower box.
There is also a fully equipped kitchen with all useful tools. From the living room you can access the large terrace, shaded by a grapevine pergola from where you can enjoy a wonderful view of the sea and Positano. There are also a table, chairs, sunbeds, so you will have the opportunity to relax or have your meals outside.
This apartment as mentioned above offers all kind of comforts, air-conditioning/heating, TV, DVD player, sound system and so on, for this reason it is the ideal place to spend a perfect vacation.