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Charming, Historic Home in the Medieval Hill Town of Calitri

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The Medieval Hill Town of Calitri in Campania (Avellino) Southern Italy

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Last updated: 11/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Avellino house description

Casa del Cipresso has been recently restored and modernized, yet still retains all it's charm and local characteristics to give you a feel for authentic, Southern Italian living.

There is an open-plan kitchen/living/dining area featuring a wood-burning fireplace, bedroom with traditional wood-beamed ceiling and attached bathroom, and a bonus sleep loft with two twin beds.

This medieval village house provides the ideal, central, location to act as your home base as you discover the off-the-beaten-path regions of Campania, Basilicata, and Puglia. Explore the hill towns, castles, vineyards, historical sites, and the beautiful countryside of Southern Italy. Experience Italian hospitality at it's very best - the locals are friendly, welcoming, and helpful - you will really feel like a part of this Italian community!

WALK TO EVERYTHING:
Casa del Cipresso is situated in the historic center of Calitri with a grocery store, restaurants, pizzeria, coffee bar, bakery, internet cafe, and weekly outdoor market all just steps away; a 10-15 min. stroll will bring you to the newer town center of Calitri where you will find a larger selection of shops, restaurants, bank, post office, swimming pool, etc.

DAY TRIP TO:
-The Amalfi Coast (1 hour 30 minutes)
-Pompeii, Herculaneum and Mt. Vesuvius (1 hour 40 minutes)
-Naples (1 hour 45 minutes)
-Beaches of Puglia (1 hour 30 minutes)
-Greek Temples at Paestum (1 hour 40 minutes)
-Royal Palace at Caserta (2 hours)
-Sorrento (2 hours 15 minutes)
-Sassi Caves at Matera (2 hours 30 minutes)
-Certosa di San Lorenzo Monastery at Padula (1 hour 40 minutes)

AIRPORTS:
Naples (1 hour 45 minutes).
Bari (2 hours).
Pescara (3 hours).
Rome (3 hours 30 minutes).

There is public bus service to Calitri from the Naples Airport, Naples Train Station, Salerno Train Station and Avellino Bus Station. A car is not required for exploring the town of Calitri itself, but is highly recommended for exploring the rural surrounding area and sights!

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Property Type

  • House
  • 485 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Private Chef

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Children Welcome:

            We welcome families and children....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Please smoke outside; there are many outdoor cafes and benches around town....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

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          • Loft (note: open to living area; low ceiling height): 2 twin/ single

            Portacrib/Travel Cot for baby by request at no extra charge...moreless

          • Master Bedroom with Queen bed with en suite Bathroom, Mezzanine Loft Bedroom with 2 single beds (Please Note: the loft is open to the living area and has a low ceiling height - it's perfect for kids), Portacrib/Travel Cot by request at no extra charge....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1

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          • Access to the bathroom is off the Master Bedroom (as per floor plan.)

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • Games
          • Games For Kids

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Budget
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Autumn Foliage
          • Caves
          • Churches
          • Forests
          • Library
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Restaurants
          • Ruins
          • Volcano
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Babysitter
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Horseback Riding
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Mountain
          • Rural
          • Village

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Hiking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Paragliding
          • Ski Privileges Optional
          • Skiing
          • Swimming

          Dining

          • Dining
          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 4 people

          General

          • Activities Guide
          • Alarm Clock
          • Fireplace
          • Hair Dryer
          • Internet:

            There is no internet service available in the house however, there is an Internet Cafe only 40 meters form the front door.(Current rate is 3 euros/hour and they will prorate portions of an hour.)...moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Local Activities Guide
          • Local Maps
          • Local Restaurant Guide
          • Parking:

            There is plenty of free street parking very near the house....moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            The home is located on a pedestrian-only street. There is a free town parking lot nearby. (as well as plentiful street parking one block away)...moreless

          • Parking On Street
          • Toilet Paper
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine:

            Washing Machine but no tumble dryer; drying rack/clothes horse provided....moreless

          • Wood Fireplace:

            The cozy fireplace is wonderful on chilly, fall and winter evenings! Firewood is available. (The home also has portable electric heaters.)...moreless

          Kitchen

          • 4 Ring Stove
          • Catering Available:

            Personal Chef and Cooking Classes available onsite....moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Italian 'Moka' espresso pot (there is not an American-style drip coffee maker.)...moreless

          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Freezer
          • Kitchen
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Stove

          Outside

              • Beach Towels

              Payment Type

              • Amex
              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    We have made arrangements to allow guests to purchase passes (daily or weekly) to local pool that provides beautiful, outdoor swimming during the Summer months for a nominal fee; please inquire for details....moreless

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Base Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          $87
                          $497

                          Discounts: 14 nights or more: $68 Nightly

                          Off-Peak
                          Jan 15 - Feb 15
                          3 night min stay
                          $60
                          $420

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                          • Taxes Included

                          Notes:

                          Please note that the direct booking feature on this website is only available for payments in USD, however, Euro payments can be processed via PayPal or Credit Card with no currency conversion charges. Euro rates are 385/Week or 67/Night, 3 night minimum, plus a fully-refundable security/damage deposit of 150 Euro. We can also process American Express credit card payments via PayPal. Please email.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 11/17/2014
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                          Location

                          70 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Naples International Airport
                          50 Metres
                          Nearest Barpub
                          via Ferrovia Cafe and Internet Cafe
                          55 Miles
                          Nearest Ferry
                          Salerno
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Calitri
                          15 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          A16
                          300 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Ristorante La Locanda Dell Arco
                          30 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          Piano Laceno
                          60 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          The Amalfi Coast or Puglia Coast

                          Car: Recommended

                          Ski Piano Laceno, Thermal Baths of St. Theodore in Villamaina, Hill Towns of Melfi and Nusco, Lakes of Monticchio & S. Michele Abbey, Convent S. Guglielmo at S. Angelo dei Lombardi,S. Francesco a Folloni Abbey, Castle of Frederik II at Lagopesole, Aragon castle at Venosa, Norman fortress at Deliceto, Norman Castles at Bovino, Ariano Irpino, Hohenstaufen Castles at Ascoli Satriano, Ortanova and Orsara, Bisaccia and Castle Pignatelli, Octagonal Castle del Monte, Convento di San Francesco, Montella Castle, Rocca San Felice, Conza della Campania, Avellino, Benevento and so much more to discover in Campania, Basilicata and Puglia!

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2007


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          • The Medieval Hill Town of Calitri in Campania (Avellino) Southern Italy

                            The Medieval Hill Town of Calitri in Campania (Avellino) Southern Italy

                          • Open Living/Dining Area with Vaulted Ceiling and Wood-burning Fireplace

                            Open Living/Dining Area with Vaulted Ceiling and Wood-burning Fireplace

                          • Twin Beds in the Mezzanine Loft

                            Twin Beds in the Mezzanine Loft

                          • Quiet, pedestrian-only streets outside (free car parking only one block away)

                            Quiet, pedestrian-only streets outside (free car parking only one block away)

                          • Clean and modern bathroom (with stall shower)

                            Clean and modern bathroom (with stall shower)

                          • The Neighborhood

                            The Neighborhood

                          • Charming Tiled-Rooftop Views from the Many Streets and Alleyways

                            Charming Tiled-Rooftop Views from the Many Streets and Alleyways

                          • Spend the Morning Shopping at the Weekly, Traditional, Open-Air Market

                            Spend the Morning Shopping at the Weekly, Traditional, Open-Air Market

                          • Dance the Tarantella at One of the Many Local Food and Wine Festivals

                            Dance the Tarantella at One of the Many Local Food and Wine Festivals

                          • Daytrip to view the Greek Ruins at Paestum

                            Daytrip to view the Greek Ruins at Paestum

                          • The Arch of Trajan in the Town of Benevento

                            The Arch of Trajan in the Town of Benevento

                          • Calitri sits atop the lush hills of Campania.

                            Calitri sits atop the lush hills of Campania.

                          • The House is Located in the ancient 'Borgo' neighborhood of Calitri

                            The House is Located in the ancient 'Borgo' neighborhood of Calitri

                          • Bonus Loft Sleeping Space-This Calitri Vacation Rental Can Sleep up to 4 Guests

                            Bonus Loft Sleeping Space-This Calitri Vacation Rental Can Sleep up to 4 Guests

                          • Bedroom (Queen-Sized Bed)

                            Bedroom (Queen-Sized Bed)

                          • Bedroom and Adjacent Bathroom

                            Bedroom and Adjacent Bathroom

                          • Spectacular Views from Calitri's Ancient (Pedestrian-Only) Streets

                            Spectacular Views from Calitri's Ancient (Pedestrian-Only) Streets

                          • The Medieval Hill Town of Calitri in Campaina (Avellino) Southern Italy

                            The Medieval Hill Town of Calitri in Campaina (Avellino) Southern Italy

                          • Step Back in Time

                            Step Back in Time

                          • Calitri Peppers Drying in the Sun -Local Gastronomic Specialties are Plentiful

                            Calitri Peppers Drying in the Sun -Local Gastronomic Specialties are Plentiful

                          • Visit Historical Venosa in the Neighboring, Unspoilt, Basilicata Region

                            Visit Historical Venosa in the Neighboring, Unspoilt, Basilicata Region

                          • Castle del Monte in the Nearby Region of Puglia

                            Castle del Monte in the Nearby Region of Puglia

                          • Casa del Cipresso's Font Door Opens to a Traditional, Pedestrian-Only Street

                            Casa del Cipresso's Font Door Opens to a Traditional, Pedestrian-Only Street

                          • Floor-plan

                            Floor-plan

                          VRBO #130707

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                          This listing was first published here in 2007.

                          Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                          $60 - $87 per night (USD)
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                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 11/17/14
                          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 11/17/2014
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