The Villa is nestled within an ancient park in the heart of the historical sights of center city Sorrento. In the Villa's luxuriant gardens, you can breathe the heady perfume of nature which envelopes you there during every season of the year. You will savor the smells of citrus and olive trees and of the centuries' old regional flora. The villa’s picturesque garden with its comfortable sofas and wicker chairs provides an ideal setting for sampling our famous lemon flared liqueur, “limoncello.”.
Ideally located, The Villa is just a short walk away from the center of Sorrento. As you take a pleasant and quiet jaunt through the city's quaint back alleys, you can pop in and out of the specialty shops and eateries to hunt for good buys and enjoy the city's distinctive culinary delights. . Like many before you, you will be captivated by Sorrento's charm and enraptured by the city's uniquely evocative atmosphere.
The Villa is just a few minutes from the beach and less than one hour away from the Amalfi Coast, Capri and Pompei. Close by the Villa, you'll find the port of Marina Piccola, from which hydroplanes leave every day of the week. Ideally situated near Sorrento's inviting downtown, the beach and some of the most historic and picturesque parts of Southern Italy, Villa La Contessina is ideally located to allow you to enjoy a unique vacation enriched with diverse experiences and unmatched beauty.
The villa features a smartly appointed living room. Our guests can spend some relaxing moments there lounging on damask covered sofas and lazy boys as they watch satellite television, surf the internet, read or just snooze. For your convenience, there is an elevator to the second floor.
Each of the villa's five rooms has a private bathroom and is exquisitely furnished with beds of wrought iron and vietresi.
The flooring in each room feature hand-painted veitresi ceramic. The furnishings in the bedrooms are exquisitely elegant and include antique furniture. The villa has two stories and rooms on the second floor are accessible through an interior elevator or an external staircase. Each room has two large windows with a refreshing view onto the garden.
Four of the bedrooms have a tastefully furnished private bathroom and are equipped to provide the ultimate in comfort and convenience. Amenities include satellite television, air conditioning, a dish washer, a sundeck, a washing machine, a washer-dryer, and climate control winter time heat, internet Wi-Fi min-bar, and a hair dryer.
We also offer a comfy guesthouse that includes satellite TV, air conditioning, internet Wi-Fi, a safe, a mini-bar and a hair-dryer. There is also dry machine for clothes.
The Villa features six bathrooms in all, five on the second floor and one on the first floor. One of the bathrooms sports a luxurious Jacuzzi.
The Villa has a completely equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, an America-style self-serve kitchenette, a tea-kettle, a micro-wave oven, an espresso maker, a waffle iron (?) as well as a refrigerator and freezer.
Chef service: On request, you can enjoy the personal attention and skill of our chef in or homey kitchen. With attention to your individual preferences, he will personalize the Italian and Neapolitan dishes for which our area is renowned.