CASA DELLA VECCHINA
Renovated farmhouse in rural setting with ocean views of Galli Islands, Positano and the Amalfi Coast
Torca, Massa Lubrense
2 double bedrooms, 1sofa-bed, 2 bathrooms
Sleeps 6 people
Casa della Vecchina is located in a remote corner of the quaint village of Torca. The house is set on two levels and has been stylishly renovated with a mixture of wood and stone features. It comprises of two independent one-bedroom apartments with separate entrance accommodating up to 6 people. The rooftop terrace offers spectacular views of the Amalfi coastline and surrounding rural landscape and is perfect for sunsets or basking in the sun on one of the sun chairs provided.
The ground level opens onto a combined living, dining and kitchen area with high domed ceiling giving an open airy feel to the apartment. The kitchen is well equipped and has all the modern conveniences, including induction stove and oven, fridge/ freezer.
Up two stairs and through a wooden door you enter the main bedroom with double bed and a beautiful freestanding wooden clawed ceramic bath tub. The ensuite bathroom with wash basin, WC and bidet as well as a separate walk-in robe are located in a separate enclave down two stairs from the bedroom.
Entry to the second level is via an external staircase. The front entrance to the apartment offers a balcony with beautiful views of Marina del Cantone, the Amalfi coastline and the surrounding countryside. Here you will find a table and chair set for enjoy morning breakfasts or sipping on a glass of wine as you experience one of the most amazing sunsets.
The upper level apartment opens directly onto the kitchen, living and dining space. The kitchen is well equipped and has all the modern conveniences, including induction stove and oven, fridge and freezer. From the living, a door opens onto a Juliette balcony with views of the surrounding farmlands.
Down two steps from the living area you enter the light-filled double bedroom complete with ample storage space, ensuite bathroom with separate shower room and double glass doors that open onto the front terrace.
Casa della Vecchina is ideal for a small group of friends or family travelling together and who would like to reside together but who still wish for some privacy.
The house offers all the comforts of a holiday home including Satellite TV, WiFi internet access and a separate laundry room with washing machine.
The location of Casa della Vecchina is in the old town of Torca down a narrow cobblestone path. The carpark is located approx. 200m from the house and small car is a MUST as the roads are narrow in this part of the town.
Casa della Vecchina is an ideal base for visiting the olive groves and orange trees of the Punta Campanella National Park, a marine protected area, and Marina del Cantone beach. The town of Sant'Agata sui Due Golfi is just 1km away, and offers family-run restaurants, gelaterias, fresh pasta shops, fruit and vegetable stores, mini-markets, bakeries, butchers and fishmongers, coffee bars and pubs.
There are many walking trails to appreciate the beauty of the natural environment, ranging from gentle walks to more strenuous hikes.
Sorrento is just 10 kilometres away or you could take the opportunity to explore the Amalfi Coast, with lush Amalfi, Positano and Ravello offering both beauty and cultural interest.
NOTE: A SMALL CAR is required to reach the property, otherwise a public paid car park is available 700m from the property.
1) Guests have complimentary access to the pool, cafe/bar and restaurant at Gocce di Capri - Hotel & Serviced Residence located near the square of Termini. Bookings essential.
2) From the 1st April to the 31st of October, a mandatory tourist tax of 2,00 euros per person per night (for guests 18 years and over) for a maximum of 5 nights must be paid in cash on arrival. This is a government tax, payable by all tourists staying in the Municipal Council of Massa Lubrense.
3) A late check-in surcharge of €25 applies to all arrivals after 10:30pm which must be paid in cash to the host on arrival.