Casa del Sole
Amalfi, Sorrento and Islands - Sant’Agata sui Due Golfi
Casa del Sole – Sant'Agata sui Due Golfi – Sorrento Coast
5 Bedrooms – Pool
Location and Surrounding Area. The stunning 450 sq. m. Casa del Sole is found nestled among the hills of Sorrento on the Sorrentino Coast. The chic two-story gem offers comfort, elegance and privacy. Perching on the sparkling sea with views of the Gulf of Naples, the villa is a place where simplicity and luxury meet. The property is surrounded by nature, ample gardens and the pool and perfectly positioned terraces and veranda offer only the best views for every visitor that spends their days at this enchanting place.
The property is any traveller’s dream surrounded by unforgettable Mediterranean scenery on the Sorrentino Coast which hosts kilometres of beaches and coastline. The Baia Ieranto, the exclusive Nerano Baia and the Regina Giovanna beaches are a few minutes away where the clear sea laps at the sandy beaches adjacent to the rugged coastline. It is a place where one is stunned with simplicity and luxury, where sunsets seem to last for days and the privacy of extended relaxation extends as far as the eye can see. The villa is a place that lends itself to lounging by the partially shaded pool with a perfectly poured glass of Lacryma Cristi in the late afternoon breeze coming off of the sprawling trees of the native trees of the coast.
This property is found about a fifteen minute drive from the bustling town center of Sorrento. With lots of little towns sprinkled amongst the olive groves, you can find Punta Campanella and the San Paolo monastery with views of Capri, Naples and most importantly a seafront panorama that has inspired poets for centuries. Sorrento is one of the most visited towns in the South of Italy with narrow, colorful streets and piazzas abuzz with locals and tourists. Grab a gelato and sit and watch the world go by in Piazza Tasso, view the several mosaicked churches, visit the tiled cloister of San Francesco, and peruse the famous wooden inlayed goods at the market as you take in the sea air overlooking the Bay of Naples. Nearby is Massa Lubrense where you can soak up the sun with your family at beaches full of scenery and nature, stroll for twilight down to the seafront to see a stunning sunset. Sant’Agata sui Due Golfi is less than 2 km from the villa for the best views on the entire peninsula due to its position overlooking both bays of Naples and Salerno. You can also catch glimpses of Capri and the unique Li Galli islands.
The villa is about one hour from the incredible spectacle of Naples which is full of cathedrals, sea views, history and incredible food. Visit Via Dei Tribunali where you can find the perfect Pizza Margherita, head to San Gregoria Ameno street to see the artisan pastoral crafts or to the National Archaeological Museum housing an incredible collection of antiquities. Shop till you drop on Via Roma to end up in Piazza Del Plebiscito where you will find Castel Nuovo, San Carlo, the oldest opera house in Europe and the Royal Palace. In close proximity is the seafront lined with bars and restaurants and a view of Capri and the Sorrentino Coast.
When staying at Casa del Sole one can visit the famous town of Positano with its steep, white, winding streets bustling to the beach. Perched on a cliff, it is one of the most visited vacation spots and is also part of the Sentiero degli Dei hiking trail. There a person can have the best of both worlds, experiencing an outdoor adventure while people watching or taking in the famous Chiesa di Santa Maria with its dome tiled with colourful majolica. An hour’s drive from the villa, the Pompeii UNESCO World Heritage Site is a delightful day trip for those who love ancient history. After the scenic trip on the coast, you will find one of the most acclaimed and stunning archaeological sites in the world at the Parco Archeologico di Pompeii. While learning about the rich history of the lives of the Romans traveling the cobbled streets to Villa Dei Misteri, Casa del Centenario, or the House of the Faun the traveller will be astounded with wonderfully preserved architectural marvels which had been buried after the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD. You might even have the opportunity to catch a performance in the Amphitheatre during their summer season of music, dance and theatre.
The villa sleeps 11 and is perfect for a large family or group. It is a supreme place for poolside events which can be catered for up to 20 people. It is about 59 km from Naples International Airport. Naples and its central train station and bus stations are 55 km from Casa del Sole. Sorrento is 10.5 km, Massa Lubrense is 7 km, Sant’Agata sui Due Golfi 1.7 km, Positano is 16 km and Pompeii is 33.5 km from the villa.
The Property. Arrive at this oasis of relaxation is a Mediterranean garden paradise perched above the sea which is found 800 meters off of the road from Sorrento to Sant’Agata sui Due Golfi. From the immense terraces one can see the coastline of the Sorrentino Coast, the Gulf of Naples and Ischia: the panoramic seascape which extends as far as the eye can see and the nuances of the blues of the water are breath-taking. The property has modern elegance and luxury in mind which leaves the guest charmed by the clean lines and elegantly picturesque rooms. One of the most significant features of the property is the pool which glistens from the golden sun on the solarium as well as the terraces and veranda which leave plenty of room for lounging. The town of Sant’Agata sui Due Golfi is in close proximity to Casa del Sole so enchanting views and shops can be reached in a moment.
You enter the one-of-a-kind Casa del Sole through sliding doors to find this oasis decorated in Mediterranean tons of whites, greens, blues and touches of Pompeian reds. The lounge is furnished with stylish furniture as well as an impeccably-tiled open fireplace. Off of the living room is the incredible kitchen tiled with green and whites, an immense, stainless steel island stovetop and pristine countertops with double sink are perfect for preparing elaborate Mediterranean delights with views of Vesuvius. Adjacent to the kitchen there is a dining room with a pizza oven and grill! A chef is also available upon request. The ground floor also includes a single bedroom with an option of adding an extra bed as well as a full bathroom.
Ascending the flight of stairs to the second floor you’ll find four large, stylishly decorated double bedrooms (one with the option of adding an additional single bed) each complete with en suite bathrooms. Each bedroom has access to the large balcony with perfect views of the Gulf of Naples. Wireless internet is available throughout the house as well as air-conditioning for your comfort.
The stunning private terraces with crystal blue swimming pool can be easily accessed from the villa through the meticulously landscaped gardens. The outdoor space offers views that take the breath away and the solarium is furnished with tables, chairs, comfortable lounge chairs and showers. The breathtakingly suave property glows with tones of blues, greens and whites, inviting the guest to enter into another dimension during their stay and the pool area has been designed for wonderful moments of relaxation while you take in rays, relaxation and views of Vesuvius and the Island of Ischia. There is also a dining table under the veranda for outside dining and entertaining. Casa del Sole also has parking spaces to fit two minivans as well as additional vehicles.
- 4 bedrooms with private bathrooms (on the first floor)
- 1 Further bedroom (on the ground floor)
- 1 fully equipped kitchen
- 1 living room
- 1 Further bathroom
- Pizza oven
- Terrace dining area
- All-property Wi-Fi
- Swimming pool
- Furnished poolside area
- Solarium with lounge beds outdoor showers
- Outdoor shaded area
- Outdoor dining table and lounge area