Magnolia House is situated in Sant'Agata sui due Golfi, a small tourist centre situated between the Gulf of Naples and the Gulf of Salerno, on a hillside which sits above the world famous resort of Sorrento. Magnolia House is 300 meters away from the centre of Sant'Agata sui due Golfi; at a distance of about 100 meters there are shops and restaurants. In Sant'Agata sui due Golfi there is the bus stop of the SITA bus service which links all the towns along the coast, including Positano, Amalfi and Sorrento and the archaeological sites of Pompei and Herculaneum.
Tourists come to S.Agata sui due Golfi to admire the wonderful views of Sorrento and the Gulf of Naples, and the fabulous Amalfi coast. In S'Agata sui due Golfi tourists can also find good restaurants, good wine and olive oil, and fruit and vegetables grown on the nearby hills. The climate is mild all year round and the summer evenings are refreshed by the breeze that comes up from the sea.
Sant'Agata sui due Golfi is 6 kilometers away from Marina del Cantone (ten minutes by car or bus), 14 kilometers from Positano (20 minutes), 30 kilometers from Amalfi (40 minutes), 50 kilometers from Napoli (one hour) and 9 kilometers from Sorrento (15 minutes) from where it is possible to catch ferries and hydrofoils for Capri, Ischia, Positano and Naples, buses for Positano and Amalfi and trains for Naples, Pompei, Herculaneum and Paestum, etc. Sant'Agata sui due Golfi has an ideal geographical position for those who enjoy walking holidays and trecking. All around the Sorrento Peninsula, with it's rocky coastline high above the sea and little coves and inlets only reachable on foot or by the sea, there are signposted paths to enable you to really enjoy the walks and take some great photographs.
Magnolia House is an airy and bright apartment, of 90 square meters, for two to five people, with a patio and a beautiful garden of 200 square meters. The apartment has two entrances, one on each side of the building. At one side of the house there is a courtyard where it is possible to park the car, and climbing a few steps, there is a delightful balcony full of vases with multicoloured flowers, and it is from there that you enter the living-room.
Entering the property from the other side of the building you will step into a beautiful well tended garden and a path with flowers and plants on either side will take you to a paved patio which is under the shade of a splendid pergola. The patio is about 40 square meters, and has a table, chairs, deck chairs, swing sofa and barbecue. The pergola will give you plenty of privacy and shade in the summer where you will be able to enjoy your meals outside on the patio 'al fresco'.
The sunny, well equipped kitchen/dining room opens up onto the patio and has a dining table, four-burner cooker, oven, fridge with freezer, dishwasher and washing machine and ironing facilities.
The stylish living room, which has been funished with attention to detail, has a beautiful fireplace and comfortable sofas which can be pulled out into sofa beds, one double and the other single. From the wide glass doors in the living-room you can catch a glimpse of the beautiful blue sea of the Gulf of Salerno in the distance.
The apartment has two bedrooms with double bed, one bed room has glass doors that open up onto the patio, one has glass doors that open up onto the terrace sea view. The bathroom has a shower. The house is well furnished, elegant and pleasant and has also central heating in all of the rooms.
For those who want to relax and enjoy to the full their holiday, Magnolia House has satellite television, DVD and CD player and internet connection.
How to get to Magnolia House:
From Naples Airport
Catch the bus outside the arrivals area of the airport, which will take you directly to Sorrento (these buses run until 7.00 p.m. in the evening). On arrival in Sorrento, from the train station in Sorrento there are local SITA buses for Sant'Agata sui due Golfi. On arrival in Sant'Agata sui due Golfi, we will be delighted to meet you at the bus stop and take you to Magnolia House by car.
Coming by train
From the station of 'Piazza Garibaldi' in Naples, it is very easy to catch the local 'Circumvesuviana' train to Sorrento. On arrival in Sorrento, outside the train station there are local SITA buses and on arrival in Sant'Agata sui due Golfi we can take you by car to Magnolia House.
You can also catch a taxi from outside Naples Airport to Magnolia House.
Coming by car.
Take the motorway A3 Salerno-Reggio Calabria, and exit at Castellamare di Stabia. Continue along the SS145 following the signs for the SORRENTO PENINSULA. On arrival in Piano di Sorrento, look out for the directions for Sant'Agata sui due Golfi where we will be very happy to welcome you to Magnolia House.