Villa Giannino A is a characteristic and welcoming apartment that is part of a small villa which faces the sun and the sea. It sleeps five people. From Villa Giannino A you will enjoy a splendid view of the sea and of the coast of Amalfi. Villa Giannino A is 80 square meters (860 square feet). It features a shared swimming pool, a wide private terrace with a view of the sea and of the coastline, air conditioning (please read description below to check in which rooms the units are installed), winter heating and WI-FI Internet access.
You will be in the center of Ravello, a few steps from restaurants and shops. You will find the stop for the SITA bus Amalfi - Ravello line at 100 meters (330 feet) and the closest beach (Minori beach) at 2.5 km (roughly 1.5 miles). You will reach Villa Giannino A from the street level going down a walkway that includes approximately 60 stairway steps.
You will not need a car to stay at Villa Giannino A. If you do have one, you will be able to park it at approximately 50 meters (165 feet), for a fee, in a public parking lot (being the lot a public one, parking spaces can not be reserved). Villa Giannino A is one of the holiday homes available in a small complex (you can find these holiday homes on this website). Please find a general description of the complex below, and please scroll further down for a description of Villa Giannino A.
The apartments Villa Giannino A and B are part of a graceful villa built upon a terracing almost at the top of the rocky spur on which the town of Ravello stretches, sheer above the sea. From all its observation points you will be able to enjoy the amazing view of the Amalfi Coast and of the sea – that very same view that has made Ravello famous all over the world as the town “suspended between the sky and the sea”.
It is the view that fascinated composers and poets, and that made Richard Wagner fall in love with this place, and from which he took inspiration to write the everlasting music of the Parsifal.
It is the view that, along with the historical beauty and the esteemed cultural and musical activities, has attracted and attracts in this place personalities such as Greta Garbo, Jacqueline Kennedy, Hillary Clinton and so many others.
Staying at Villa Giannino you will have the privilege to stand in front of so much beauty at any moment of your vacation: from the morning when you wake up and the sun rises behind the profile of the Lattari mountains and illuminates the sea, to the evening, when the lights of the stars go on and the moon glitters upon the sea.
The terrace and the external walls of the villa are decorated with majolica pictures and bas-reliefs, made in the sixties by an excellent local maestro, whose name is, indeed, Giannino.
As guests of the Villa you will have access to a nice swimming pool, equipped with sun loungers and sun umbrellas, shared with guests staying at a nearby hotel. You will reach the swimming pool area from the garden via two flights of stairs which consist of approximately 15 steps. The swimming pool area is open from June 15th to September 15th, from 10 am to 5 pm. Please note: the swimming pool may not be available when private events are occasionally held.
The terrace is 200 square meters (2150 square feet) large. It is partly shaded by a roof and by trees. The terrace is equipped with masonry benches, as well as with tables, chairs and deck chairs. Here you will also find a barbecue. From the terrace you will enjoy a broad view of the coast visible to Capo D'Orso and of the sea. You will share the terrace with the other guests staying at the complex.
The terrace is 10 square meters (107 square feet) large. It is equipped with a table, chairs and two deck chairs. From the terrace you will enjoy a wonderful view of the sea.
The living room is paved with majolica tiles with handmade decoration, in the characteristic style of the Amalfi Coast. The furnishings are modern and welcoming. The furnishings include a divan that unfolds into a double bed. The dining table can accommodate six guests. In this room you will find a television (local channels). The room has a large panoramic window overlooking the terrace.
You will be able to enter the kitchen from the corridor. It is equipped with a four-burner gas cooker, an electric oven, a refrigerator with freezer and an Italian-style coffee-maker. Here you will also find a washing machine, an iron and an ironing board. The dining table can accommodate two guests. From the kitchen a French door will take you to the terrace with a view of the sea. The room also has a window overlooking the terrace.
You will be able to enter the first bedroom from the corridor. The bedroom has a wrought iron matrimonial bed (160 cm/62 inches, wider than a queen-size bed). The room has a window overlooking the terrace. The bedroom is equipped with an air conditioning/heating unit.
You will be able to enter the second bedroom from the corridor. It has a single bed (80 cm/32 inches). The room has a window overlooking the terrace.
The bathroom is tiled with lucid white and blue majolica tiles and equipped with a washbasin, a toilet, a fully enclosed shower and a hairdryer. You will be able to enter the bathroom from the corridor.