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Casa Alma Positano -House With Large Terrace

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

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Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
3
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
4 - 5 nights

About the property

Casa Alma Positano -House With Large Terrace

In the heart of Positano, behind winding narrow streets with typical domed houses, lies Casa Alma. The house is only accessible on foot. The extremely spacious covered balcony offers a wonderful view of the historical town center with its old churches and buildings, all the way down to the verdant green landscape of the Amalfi coast. In this region, the large balcony can be used as an extra room ' living al fresco giving you that feeling of being especially close to heaven. The colors of the sea and the sky continue from the balcony to the blue-green tiles of the interior, connecting the dining and living areas. The apartment itself is decorated in functional family style, with the friendly yellow kitchen area drawing the eye. The living room area is equipped with a large flat-screen TV and air conditioning. A modern staircase leads directly from the living area to one of the two bedrooms. This cosy sleeping area with a double bed is on a wooden gallery. A second bedroom on the same level as the living room features a raised bed, perfect for children in particular.

Square meters: 45, 1st F.: kitchen/living room with single sofa bed, loft with 1 double bed (open onto the kitchen/living room), 1 small bedroom with bunk bed, 1 bathroom with shower, terrace.

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Owner
Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2017

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

Casa Alma Positano -House With Large Terrace
average rating of 4.1666665 based on 6 reviews
5

Perfect place to soak in the local feel of Positano

  • 5 of 5

The property was very well outfitted with all the essentials of home. Although it is up a number of stairs, the Chiesa Nuova location was very convenient for catching the Positano Interno bus and the Sita buses to Amalfi and Sorrento.

During our stay there was a show every evening in the square outside the church.

On our check in day we were in text contact with Maria Dolores and she showed us the ropes for the home, which was a really nice touch. She oriented us to the area and gave us her recommendations for restaurants which we very much enjoyed.

Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Disappointed

  • 1 of 5

We were disappointed with our experience at Casa Alma. The property looked good upon our arrival, May-June 2016, clean and ready for new guests, but there was a problem of which the owner and the owner's local proxy were unaware. The property had no Internet service, which was in contradiction to its amenities description on the VRBO website. We had no way to research the area, contact family members at home, and most important, no way to confirm our flights home. We spent one night because we had arrived in the evening, but we left the property the following morning. We were lucky to find a hotel with one room available, and when we got to the hotel, we were able to contact the owner and the owner's proxy by email because the hotel had WiFi service. Had we stayed at Casa Alma, we would have had no way to contact them. We informed them of the Internet problem at the property, and though the owner had service restored later that day, we had already committed to renting the hotel room. I asked for a refund for the three nights that I had no choice but to cancel, and she refused. I will not consider using VRBO or HomeAway again. It is disconcerting to be far from home with a service you can't rely on.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Marshall, VA
4

Perfect apartment for a getaway

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed four days at this delightful apartment in the heart of beautiful Positano. The location was nice because we wanted to stay a little further away from the touristy area. The terrace was huge and filled with flowers and plants, even a lemon tree, which we found very relaxing. Since the apartment is up the hill, there is a pleasant view of the church, buildings, and some of the sea.The apartment had everything we needed for our four day stay including some yummy goodies. Maria was very helpful in recommending lovely and delicious places to eat, things to do, and if you are inspired to cook -where to get your groceries nearby. The bus stops are convenient - there are lots of steps in Positano. However, we enjoyed the narrow pathways that lead us to new discoveries each day. We also liked the fact that there is a washer in the apartment for use.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Valencia, CA
5

Beautiful peaceful terrace

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time in this beautiful apartment, tucked away from the busy tourist areas of Positano. We spent our days exploring the lovely town and the sea, and then we spent our evenings on this peaceful and quiet terrace. It's a bit of a walk into the beach area of the town, but it truly gives you the real feel of being a local instead of a tourist. The apartment was clean, modern and a pleasure to be in, we wished we could have stayed longer!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
5

Lovely peacefull apartment in Positano with great terrace. Highly recommanded.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at Casa Alma in Positano.

OK it is not situated in the touristy center of Positano. But that is a big plus. Instead you stay in the upper part of the old town, amongst friendly locals in a lovely , quiet neighbourhood. Several small grocery shops, fruit markets near by. The centre and beach are close enough to walk ( about 15 min) down the steps.

If you don't feel like walking, the bus stop is close. Here stops the internal Positano bus and the busses to Sorrento and Amalfi.

But keep in mind, like everywhere in Positano, there are steps.

The apartment has a great atmosphere. It is cleverly designed and feels like a welcoming home instead of a rental. It is even better then the photos.

It is very clean, has a fully equiped kitchen with all you need to cook your own meals.

We loved especially the terrace With a shaded part and a sunny part, lovely views of the Church, mountains and town it is a great place to have breakfast, read a book and to relax.

It even has an outside shower.

The owner was quick in responding and answering all our questions. Her instructions for finding the place were easy to follow. She kept in touch before and after our arrival.

If we return to Positano, we will certainly stay at Casa Alma again.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Ein tolles Appartment mit einer wundervollen Terrasse, sehr empfehlenswert!

  • 5 of 5

Wir verbrachten zu dritt 2 Wochen in diesem Appartment. Es fehlte an nichts, von der Waschmaschine, dem Nespresso-Automaten (incl. Kaffeekapseln) bis zur vollausgestatteten Küche war alles da. Eine Selbstversorgung war problemlos möglich. Ganz in der Nähe gibt es Einkaufsmöglichkeiten, die Sita-Bushaltestelle nach Sorrent und Amalfi sowie eine Haltestelle des lokalen Buses, der ins Zentrum fährt. Die Wohnung liegt im oberen Bereich von Positano, was ganz tolle Aussichten bietet. Die Lage fanden wir sehr gut, es war weitgenug vom Trubel entfernt und sehr ruhig. Durch die gute Anbindung war der Weg runter und rauf kein Problem, falls mal die Puste ausgeht.

Bei der Ankunft haben wir uns riesig über das Begrüßungspacket gefreut. Es enthielt alles was man zu einem Italienaufenthalt braucht (Pasta, Prosecco und Pomodorro, Kaffee und Cornflakes.) Vielen Dank noch mal, war toll!Die Terrasse ist ein absolutes Highlight und wir haben sie täglich genießen können, einschließlich der installierten Dusche (hat Spaß gemacht nach der Treppensteigerei). Es gab sogar ein Hauskeeping während unserer Zeit, frische Handtücher, frische Bettwäsche und durchwischen nach einer Woche. Wir waren rundum zufrieden, die Wohnung entsprach völlig der Beschreibung. Danke für diese wirklich empfehlenswerte Location.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Positano Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
mid season
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$107
 
 
high season
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$128
 
 
mid season
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$107
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$107
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

final cleaning $32

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Positano Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Monument View
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountain climbing
  • snorkeling

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