Your terrace at Palmarola Bay View.The sun goes down over Palmerola Island and you can look forward to another day.
Palmarola Bay View, Sunset Village
Hosted by Gianluca
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4 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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The space

NOTE: For your convenience, execept for the month of May, please note that our bookings are from Saturday pm to Saturday am. and that due to popular Italian vacation periods, prices are subject to seasonal change.
During the mounth of May you can book your vacation for less of a week, obviously if you book for a week you can save money as well.


Palmerola Bay View is your Mediterranean hideaway overlooking the natural and rugged coastline of Ponza.
Palmerola Bay View offers room enough for up to 2:

1 double bedroom
Living room, dining and kitchen area
1 bathroom with shower
Air conditioning
TV and access to free wifi
Large, covered terrace shared just with another apartment (Palmarola Island view)
Extensive gardens
BBQ
Outdoor shower area

(Prices are subject to seasonal changes)

This cozy corner apartment is elevated above the wide open spaces of the bays of Ponza. The apartment opens out onto a large, covered terrace from where you can dine 'alfresco' and enjoy the relaxed lifestyle of Mediterranean living.

Our home, is your home and at the end of the day, crack open a bottle of Prosecco, relax among friends, enjoy the outstanding natural beauty of Ponza and watch the sun set over Palmerola Island.

HOW TO GET TO THE ISLAND
To get the very best out of your stay on Ponza, we recommend not bringing your car onto the island especially when it can involve longer travelling times due to having to use the car ferry and parking can often be very difficult.

CROSSING
You can book your boat crossing on line with a company called OK Ferry.

GETTING AROUND ON THE ISLAND
Once you have reached the island you can hire all sorts of different types of transport from small cars to scooters, boats and dingies, or use the excellent and often entertaining public transport. A bus from the port will cost you 1.20 euros regardless of how far you intend to go, and is 2.40 euros return trip. The buses run regularly every 30 minutes.... and of course you can always walk. There are some beautiful paths, and plenty to explore on foot.

If you take a taxi, all cost around 20 euros. We highly recommend Alex, his name sits proudly on the taxi and he knows exactly where we are.

For more details or help, you can find us on line and the social networks at Sunset Village, Ponza

FAST BOAT (aliscafo) FOR TRAVELLERS ON FOOT
Many people can't wait to get here and choose the hydrofoil or 'aliscafo' which takes about 1 hour for the crossing.

From Rome you can either drive or take the train from Rome Termini to Anzio. If you take the train, one leaves from Rome every hour starting at 5.07 AM. If you go by car, parking will cost you about 10 euros per day. Which ever route you choose to reach Anzio, please organize yourselves to arrive at least 1 hour before boarding. Seating is limited and there are often queues to buy tickets, especially during the months of July and August, and over the weekends.

We have the detailed aliscafo time table at Sunset Village, Ponza to help you organize your trip ahead of time.

By train, get off at the station after Anzio Colonia (the 11th stop), which takes about 1 hour. From the station at Anzio, the port is just a 10 minute walk away and you will find directions to PORTO from the station.

The aliscafo (fast boat) leaves the port regularly from the port to Ponza and you can purchase the tickets either at the port or online. For those of you who don't speak Italian well, ask us for help or buy your ticket at the port. It is then an hour and 10 minute boat ride.

ROME TO FORMIA IF TRAVELLING BY CAR
WITH A CAR:
If you do decide to take your car, the only way onto Ponza is by ferry from Formia. It is a very comfortable and relaxing 2 hour and 30 minute crossing. There are 2 ferries per day, one at 9 am the other at 5 pm.

You can buy your tickets on line. We are unable to give you the link here (those are the Airbnb rules) but you can find us at Sunset Village, Ponza where you will find the information you need. Alternatively, arrive at the port and buy your tickets there but arrive at least 1 hour ahead of time to avoid missing your boat. There are only 2 a day!

If you take the car from Rome, you will take highway A1 to Naples, follow the Green signs (Naples). You will collect a ticket at the toll and drive for about 1 hour until you reach the exit for Cassino.

Pay the toll which is abour 10 euros, then take the first road off of the roundabout (right), to Formia/Gaeta. Follow it to the very end (30 minutes) and it forks to the right onto the coast road. Please pay attention to the speed traps and cameras along this road. They are clearly marked. You are also advised to ignore the way that the Italians drive, they are extremely aggressive drivers. Drive carefully and within the law.

Once on the coast road, follow the sign Rome-Formia-Gaeta- take that road. If the traffic is not too bad, you are about 15 minutes away from the port depending at the time of day.

Traffic circle 1: 2nd exit (straight ahead)
Traffic circle 2: 2nd exit Rome/Gaeta. You will begin to see the sea and the port to your left.
Traffic circle 3: 4th exit will take you along the opposite side of the road you just came down. Folow this road for a short distance and turn right into the Port entrance and follow the signs for the ferry.

YOU MUST ARRIVE 45 MINUTES BEFORE THE FERRY LEAVES FROM FORMIA.

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Amenities

Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules
Check in is anytime after 1PM
Check out by 11AM

For the comfort of everyone sharing our Ponza Paradise, smoking is not permitted inside. You are welcome to smoke outside.

Children are welcomed when accompanied by a guardian.


Cancellations

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Sean User Profile
June 2017
Gianluca was incredibly accommodating during our stay on Ponza. He introduced us to our neighbors, gave us recommendations of things to do and places to eat, and gave invaluable advice for the time we were there. If we had any questions he got in touch with us incredibly quickly. The apartment was incredibly cute and cozy and the view was STUNNING. We will definitely be coming back!
Gianluca User ProfileGianluca is a superhost.
Response from Gianluca:
Thank you Sean it was a pleasure !!
June 2017

Jesper User Profile
July 2016
We very much enjoyed the stay with Gianluca at Sunset Village. Gianluca was very helpful. The sharing of the beautiful terrace works well and is part of the stay. It provides everybody with stunning views of sunset and provides breeze during the day. Walking distance to the rocky sea is manageable but steep - takes 5 - 7 minutes. We can recommend the place and the people.

Donato User Profile
May 2013
The reservation was canceled 80 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

Christophe User Profile
August 2017
Un emplacement parfait entre les piscines naturelles et Cala Fonte, location de bateau pour Palmarola à 5min. Bref tout y est. Appartement parfaitement propre Avec une Belle terrasse. Gianluca est sympathique et disponible à tout moment. Il n'y a pas mieux à Ponza.
Gianluca User ProfileGianluca is a superhost.
Response from Gianluca:
Merci Christophe, le plaisir était tout le mien !!
August 2017

Brigitte User Profile
June 2013
Wir hatten einen wunderbaren Urlaub auf Ponza: jeden Abend Abendsonne auf der Terrasse und einen tollen Sonnenuntergang, Morgenbad im glasklaren Wasser an einem kleinen, sehr netten Felsstrand ganz in der Nähe, eine schöne Wohnung mit Barbecue, Außenduschen und beeindruckendem Terrassengarten, in dem wir Obst, Kräuter und Gemüse ernten durften, ein kleines Paradies. Susie, Enzo und Ada waren wunderbare, sehr hilfsbereite Gastgeber und anregende Gesprächspartner. Ich hoffe, wir treffen uns nochmal und würde jederzeit wieder nach Ponza fahren. Sehr erholsam, tolles klares Wasser und eine wunderbare Umgebung in Sunset Village. - Bei Gelegenheit stelle ich auf (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) ein paar Bilder ein.

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