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great sea view - great position - not far from the town center

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Charming Flat with Amazing Views

Casa Montechiaro consists of double vaulted room divided by an arch, a fine example of classical Mediterranean architecture. Two ample arched windows overlook the Amalfi Drive and the Mediterranean Sea.

Changeover: saturday only

Casa Montechiaro is a characteristic ancient house which faces the sun and the sea.

Just a few minutes walk from the center of Positano, Casa Montechiaro is one of four independent apartments that occupy a whitewashed, Moorish structure. A six foot high wall separates its terrace from that of the neighbor's, and lush gardens separate similar homes invoking an oasis like atmosphere.

From Casa Montechiaro you will enjoy a charming view of the sea and of the coastline.

Casa Montechiaro is 80 square meters (860 square feet). It features a nice private terrace with a view of the sea and air conditioning.

You will be roughly 800 meters (half a mile) from Positano, where you will find restaurants, the shops, the beach and the tourist port. You will find the stop for the local bus and the SITA bus at 100 meters (330 feet).

You will reach Casa Montechiaro from the street level along a 100-meters (330-feet) public walkway that includes approximately 150 stairway steps.

You will not need a car to stay at Casa Montechiaro. If you do have one, you will be able to park it along the public roads (the actual distance might vary depending on the availability of parking spaces) or in a private parking lot downtown (where a space can be reserved).

Terrace

The terrace is 10 square meters (107 square feet) large. It is equipped with a table and chairs From the terrace you will enjoy a charming view of the sea and of the coastline.

Living Room

The living room is paved with characteristic majolica tiles. The ceiling is high and vaulted. The furnishings are elegant and bright.

The dining table can accommodate six guests. In this room you will find a satellite television and a CD player. From the living room you will be able to enter the terrace with a view of the sea and of Positano through a double-glazed French door. The room has a double-glazed porthole window with a view of the vegetation. It is equipped with an air conditioning/heating unit.

Bedroom with en-suite bathroom

You will be able to enter the first bedroom from the living room. The furnishings are cozy and comfortable. The room has a matrimonial bed (160 cm/62 inches, wider than a queen-size bed). From the bedroom you will be able to enter the terrace with a view of the sea and of the coastline through a double-glazed French door. The bedroom is equipped with an air conditioning/heating unit. This bedroom has an en-suite bathroom, tiled with lucid hand-made majolica tiles and equipped with a washbasin, a toilet, a shower and a hairdryer.

Bathroom

The bathroom is equipped with a washbasin, a toilet and a shower. You will be able to enter the bathroom from a corridor.

Laundry room

You will be able to reach the laundry room from a corridor. Here you will find a washing machine, an iron and an ironing board at your disposal.

-aprox 120/150 steps to negotiate

- free wi-fi

- cell phone number provided on arrival

- on request, we can arrange a private transfer from either Naples or Rome.

- on request, we can book a parking lot downtown.

- on request, we can arrange porters to bring your luggage (euro 10 per luggage)

- smoking only on the terrace

- no pets

- electricity in not included - the cost is euro 0.30 cents per kWh.

- Security Deposit: Refundable security deposit of euro 100- is payable on arrival in cash

More Details

Owner
Casa Montechiaro - Positano
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 13, 2017

About Casa Montechiaro - Positano

globetrotter

Why Casa Montechiaro - Positano chose Campania

great view - sea and lemon trees

Amenities

Positano Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

great sea view - great position - not far from the town center
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews
5

Fantastic views and spotless apartment

  • 5 of 5

I'd read all the previous reviews and wasn't disappointed. This was just perfect after a busy few days in Venice and Rome. The location is fantastic- just 10 minutes walk into the centre, 5 mins from bus stop , 15 mins from beach.

There are 130 steps up to the apartment so be prepared for this or pay for a Porter. However this is why the view is spectacular. We spent hours in the mornings (the sun is there from early to around 1pm) and late evenings on the terrace, watching the boats in the bay below. And it's so quiet given the height but just around the corner from town- so all the amenities but also no noise, other than the cockerels.

The apartment is spotless, well equipped kitchen, large fridge, towels hairdryer and bedding. The provisions left were very welcome as we arrived early evening and didn't need to venture out after our journey as Angela had left enough food and drink for our first meal.

Raffaelle was in regular contact by email to check in but wasn't at all intrusive

We had such a relaxing break and as soon as you sit outside , above the lemon groves , looking out into the clear still Mediterranean Sea, you just go into a different zone. A fabulous place.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Pauline, thank you for your kind review - has been a great pleasure hosting you. All the best Raffaele
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5

Beautiful setting. Gracious and generous hosts. Wonderful week.

  • 5 of 5

Our stay Casa Montechiaro was a superb experience. The apartment is architecturally interesting, pleasingly decorated, thoughtfully outfitted, and very clean. The owner, Raffaele, and his sister, Angela, stocked the kitchen with all the fixings for our first dinner. We enjoyed that meal, the first of many, on the terrace high above the sea. To our delight, a full moon rose over the mountain as we relaxed into our week in Positano.

Raffaele was an excellent host, responsive and available by the phone he provided. He helped us with private parking and access to our car, information about Positano, and recommendations for services and restaurants. Having read the comments of others before we booked, we asked Angela to make a dinner for us. And what a meal it was! Course after course of delicious food served with an excellent local wine. And those tasty leftovers....

All in all our stay at Casa Montechiaro was one of our best vacation experiences. It is already one of our favorite memories.

Thank you, Raffaele and Angela.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Maureen, you have been an amazing guest. I wish you all the best and I look forward to your return in Positano in the near future. Regards from Angela and Raffaele
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5

Perfect stay in Positano

  • 5 of 5

Look no further for a great apartment for you stay in Positano. This property has it all. It boasts proximity to town and public transportation, amazing views of the Amalfi coast, and cozy and comfortable accommodations. When we arrived at the flat, Angela was there to greet us and help us get settled in. A welcome gift of fresh fruit and chilled wine was waiting for us to enjoy. It was a pleasure to find the flat was spotlessly clean with good wifi, good water pressure, and a fully functional kitchen. Our host Raffaele was always available by phone or email to answer our questions about local transportation(buses, ferries, taxis) and restaurant recommendations. We have stayed in several VRBO's around the world and this place is a great one!

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you Bill - YOU have been a great guest. I wish you all the best and I'm looking to welcoming you back in Positano Raffaele
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5

Casa Montechiaro-A true taste of Italy!

  • 5 of 5

Our host Rafaelle, was attentive and extremely helpful from our first inquiry, to helping organize our transfers from Naples to Positano. He also checked in with us during our stay to ensure that we had everything we needed. We were greeted on our first day by the wonderful Angela, who welcomed us to the apartment with a warm smile. The apartment was beautifully appointed and had everything that we could possibly need for our week long stay. However, this is a home that you would be extremely comfortable in for a much longer stay too. The view from the apartment is stunning! Uninterrupted vistas out to sea and across the hillside. We were thrilled to discover that Casa Montechiaro was on the quieter side of the hill leading into the bustling town of Positano, yet only a short walk away from restaurants, beaches and nightlife. A few of our favourite restaurants were Max, Brunos and Casa e Bottega. Our days began early on the balcony, sipping coffee and listening to the roosters calling back and forward to each other as the sun rose over the hillside. Boats drifted silently in the glistening water as a cars and bikes hugged the bend along the coastline ahead. Be prepared to do a lot of walking, especially up and down stairs, during your time in Positano. Think of it as a great way to keep fit and walk off all the extra calories from pasta and gelato! We sought out the quieter beach of Arienzo, explored the cemetery on the hill behind the house and took a boat trip to the island of Capri. The highlight of our stay was a bus ride to the town of Amalfi, from where we hiked the Valle de Ferriere. This was a truly breathtaking walk up from the town, through valleys of lemon groves, passing ancient deserted buildings until we reached the nature reserve area at the very top of the mountain (about a two hour walk each way). Once at the top, we discovered a magical rainforest of vegetation and natural fresh water pools to swim in. It was a true taste of Italy and its rich history. Overall, we found the people of Positano friendly and genuinely helpful towards visitors. We came away feeling as though we had really experienced the Italian way of life, from the food and wine, to the people and the magnificent landscape just waiting to be explored. We would reccomend Case Montechiaro to anyone looking for an authentic Italian experience while still enjoying all the comforts of home. We returned home with our hearts filled with wonderful memories of Postiano.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Lis and Anthony, has been a great pleasure for Angela and I hosting you at Casa Montechiaro and in Positano. We are looking forwards to welcoming you back sometime soon. All our best
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5

Loved Casa Montechiaro! It felt a like home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was absolutely perfect. The apartment and its location couldn't have been better. Raffaele and Angela were very hospitable and so helpful in making reservations and giving important information . We would recommend this stunning property to anyone and would love to come back very soon! Grazie mil!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Courtney, thank you for your nice review. You have been a great guest. All the best to you and I look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Raffaele
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Casa Montechiaro, Positano

  • 5 of 5

We recently decided to spend a week vacationing in Italy. Our choice of location was Positano along the Amalfi Coast. From among several rental possibilities available in this coastal town we selected Casa Montechiaro. This proved to be an excellent choice.

Casa Montechiaro overlooks the Tyrrhenian Sea. The house faces southeast and provides a panoramic vista of the rugged coastline. The view of the coastline and sea is available from the patio, the living room, the dining room, and the main bedroom. The mornings offer a sunrise. The evenings offer the flickering of lights from homes in the distance. Simply beautiful. A short walk allows a view of the sunset.

The interior of Casa Montechiaro is efficiently designed, immaculately maintained, and is a very comfortable living space for two people. The layout of the kitchen and its décor makes the preparation of meals a pleasure; the azure ceramic counter top is a visual stand out. The kitchen is well equipped with a convection oven, cookware, utensils and glassware appropriate for any occasion. Indoor plants provided a special touch to the home. Access to the residence is secure.

Every walk into Positano is an adventure and a pleasure. Great views abound and the frequent greeting of “buongiorno” invites one to become a member of the community.

Raffaele and Angela were exceptional hosts throughout our stay at Casa Montechiaro. We cannot thank them enough for the thoughtfulness and generosity they extended to us. Grazie mille.

Jim and Becky

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jim and Becky, It was great meeting you both. Thank you for the nice review. Best regards Raffaele
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Naples airport
Nearest Train
60 Kilometres
Naples train station
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Positano
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
 
Standard season 2017
Jan 1 2017 - Jun 16 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,416
$6,537
 
 
High season 2017
Jun 17 2017 - Sep 15 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,307
$4,358
 
 
Standard season 2017
Sep 16 2017 - Dec 31 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,307
$4,358
 
 
Standard season 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Jun 8 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,634
$6,537
 
 
High season 2018
Jun 9 2018 - Sep 21 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,634
$6,537
 
 
Standard season 2018
Sep 22 2018 - Dec 29 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,634
$6,537
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,634
$6,537
 

Additional information about rental rates

electricity is not included

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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