Appartamento Sirio is a nice apartment of 60 square meters (approximately 645 square feet) which sleeps six people. It has a 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 a bedroom with a double bed, a bedroom with two twin beds, a bathroom with a shower, a living room with kitchenette and divan bed that sleeps two. From the living room you will be able to enter a large terrace with a view of the valley and of the sea.
The location and the swimming pool
Appartamento Sirio 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 Sirio 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 Sirio is on the first floor, and you will be able to reach it climbing one flight of stairs.
You will enter a nice living room, from where you will access the bedrooms, the bathroom and the terrace. 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. The room with a double bed has a glass door to enter a small private terrace.
The apartment it is furnished in a pleasant and accurate way, in the characteristic style of the Sorrento countryside. There will be air conditioning, winter heating, telephone, a safe and Wi-Fi Internet access.
You will have available for your exclusive use a wide terrace of 16 square meters (170 square feet), equipped with small tables and deck chairs. Here you will be able to enjoy the sun and admire a 360-degree view 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.
Besides having a private terrace, you will also have at your disposal a large terrace, shared with the other guests of the country house. On this terrace you will find tables and deck chairs as well. It will be nice to relax here with your friends, and with an uninterrupted view of the bay of Sorrento before your eyes.
Nearby tourist attractions
The closest villages to Appartamento Sirio 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 Sirio 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!