Appartamento Nella is a nice apartment of 40 square meters (approximately 430 square feet) which sleeps four persons. It has a wide terrace with a view of the sea and of Sorrento. It is 6 km (approximately 3.8 miles) from Sorrento. It is equipped with air conditioning.
It has one bedroom with a double bed, a living room with a divan bed that sleeps two and a kitchen corner, a bathroom with shower.
The location and the swimming pool
Appartamento Nella is part of an ancient country house, which has been restored and divided into eight small vacation apartments. The country house is located on the hill that overlooks Sorrento, at 6 km (3.8 miles) from Sorrento and 8 km (5 miles) from Positano, in a panoramic position.
As a matter of fact, you will be on the narrow ridge that separates the Gulf of Naples from the Gulf of Salerno, and thus the Sorrento Coast from the Amalfi Coast. No matter which road you travel in this area, you will have before your eyes breathtaking views of the two coasts.
The country house is situated next to a tourist complex made up of historical buildings and natural beauties, which offers tourist and sport activities. Playing fields and courts and a large swimming pool with a bar are scattered around the many acres of the century-old park of the complex, rich in oaks, holm-oaks and many valuable arboreous species. Guests of Appartamento Nella have access to the nice and large swimming pool of the resort. It is open from mid-June until mid-September.
Excellent restaurants are available nearby.
Appartamento Nella is on the first floor. You will reach it walking through a lovely patio filled with flowers and climbing an external stairway of 26 steps.
You will enter into a graceful living room that has a window and a glass door to enter the terrace with a view of the sea. In the living room you will find a kitchenette, table and chairs, a satellite television and a divan bed for two people. The kitchen area is equipped with a four-burner cooker and a refrigerator with freezer. From the living room you will be able to reach the bedroom with a double bed and the bathroom with shower. The apartment it is furnished in a pleasant and accurate way, in the characteristic style of the Sorrento countryside. In the bedroom you will find splendid antique pieces in the Neapolitan style of the nineteenth century. In the house you will also find air conditioning, winter heating, telephone, a safe and Wi-Fi Internet access.
From the living room of Appartamento Nella you will be able to enter a wide private terrace equipped with garden furniture. Here you will be able to enjoy the sun and make your sight linger on an uninterrupted panorama of Sorrento, of the Gulf of Naples and of the verdant surrounding hills. The terrace can be illuminated to pleasantly relax "al fresco" in the evening. It will be nice to wait for the sunset on the sea in the evening, with a glass of good wine in your hands, and enjoy the show of the lights that are turned on along the coast.
As a guest of Appartamento Nella you will also be able to use another shared terrace, which is located at the top of the country house. This terrace is equipped with tables and sun lounges as well.
Nearby tourist attractions
The closest villages to Appartamento Nella are Colli di Fontanelle, at 1 km (half a mile) and Piano di Sorrento, at 2 km (1 mile). At 50 meters (yards) there is a restaurant, and at 150 meters (yards) a grocery store.
The bus stop for Piano di Sorrento is at approximately 20 meters (20 yards).
You will be able to park your car nearby along the road, free of charge.
Staying at Appartamento Nella you will be in a central position to discover Sorrento and the incomparable beauty of the entire Coast of Sorrento and Amalfi, of Capri, Ischia and the other islands of the Gulf of Naples.
From Sorrento it is possible to take day trips with fast, comfortable and inexpensive ferries to Capri and the other islands of the Gulf, to Naples, Positano, Amalfi and Salerno.
Moreover, if you are fond of archaeology, from Sorrento you will be able to easily reach Pompeii, Herculaneum and Paestum by train.
The towns along the coast are connected by the efficient and inexpensive Sita bus network.
If you are fond of hiking, along the mountains of the two coasts (the Amalfi Coast and the Sorrento Coast) you will find marked hiking trails of varying degree of difficulty. The trails unravel among steep drops down to the sea and seascapes of indescribable beauty: the exclusive prize for those who are able to get there!