Casa della Marina is an ancient italian “tonnara” with an history linked to the sea over the centuries. Renovated between 2011 and 2012 to allow the guests to enjoy a unique vacation, with the sun, the sea and the colors of the Amalfi Coast, in relax, elegance and comfort.
The price of stay is all inclusive and includes:
•water, gas, electricity, bedsheets, handtowels, bathrobes;
•air conditioning, internet wireless, satellite tv;
•cleanings of the apartment in the middle of the stay (every 4 days in case of stay of 1 week or more; every three days in case of stay of 6 days) with change of bedsheets, handtowels, bathrobes (for stay of 7 days or more)
•parking spot for 1 car in the garage above the marine village of Conca;
•transfer of luggage from Amalfi by rubberboat;
•15% discount on the prices of the renting service on the beach, where you can rent sunbeds, sunumbrella, boat, rubberboat and ask for water taxi;
•10% discount on the prices of the restaurant "la Tonnarella", just on the beach.
Stay tax (actually, 1 eur per person per night) is not included in the price and it is due to pay in cash at the end of the stay.
Staying at Casa della Marina, our guests will receive a short “guest book”, with the instructions on how to get to the property and to the garage, all the services available on request (restaurants, swimming pool, beaches, car – bike – scooter rentals, transfer service, tailor made excursions) and some informations on the house, Conca dei Marini and Amalfi Coast.
At guest’s arrival, the meeting is in Amalfi, at the dock “la darsena”, in Flavio Gioia square, where the guests will find the rubberboat for people’s ride and luggage transportation (free of charge for guest’s arrival and departure). The driver will get to Conca dei Marini to park the car in the garage just above the marine village, then he will take the about 250 steps through the ancient and pictoresque part of the marine village (the steps are comfortable and not steep) to reach the property. For shopping, you can get to Amalfi by water taxy (5 min sailing) or to Conca dei Marini shops (1 km). On the road above the marine village there is the bus stop to get to Amalfi, Positano and Sorrento.
On the beach there is the Gambardella Renting Service, which provides sun-beds, sun-umbrella, woodboat, rubberboat and the water taxi service to Amalfi, Positano, Sorrento, Capri and to all the towns on the Coast. There are also three restaurant with seaview: restaurant “La Tonnarella”; restaurant “Risorgimento”; restaurant/pizzeria “L’Ippocampo”.
Details of the house.
The building belonged to the Amodeo family for centuries, used as office of their shipping company and their pasta factory; in the twentieth century, it was the warehouse of the tuna net (“tonnara”) equipment, active in Conca’s bay until 1956; then, by some local fishermen.
The house, about 110 square meters, consists of 5 rooms: living room, dining area, kitchen, 2 double bedroom, 2 bathrooms; with air conditioning and heating, suitable also for children, it is just few meters from the sea, and it allows a different holiday of sealife, sun and quiet on a beach considered at the 11th place among the most beautiful in Italy.
Casa della Marina is few meters from the sea. The living room is furnished with four wood picture and a porthole mirror used on a XIX century yacht; it has also a 3 places bedsofà (2 places for sleeping) and a lcd tv. The view from the window is incomparable: the sea and the sky of Amalfi Coast, on the background of the “Capo di Vettica Maggiore”, with it’s XVI century watch tower. The house has two bedrooms: the first one has a double bed (160 cm/62 inches, wider than a queen-size bed), with a double-glazed window; the second one has a window and two twin beds (80 cm/32 inches), that can be pushed together into a matrimonial bed if requested. The furnishings are simple and comfortable: every bedroom has a wardrobe and two night tables. The beds have orthopedic matresses and hypoallergenic pillows; for winter season, there are blankets and quilts. The kitchen is decorated with Vietri handmade tiles and has a window with a view of the sea and of the coastline; it is equipped with a four-burner gas cooker, a refrigerator with freezer, a “moka” coffee-maker, plates, glasses, wine glasses, cutlery, pots, salad bowl, some plastic box for foods. There is also a table to seat six guests. The bathrooms are decorated with Vietri handmade tiles and are equipped with a washbasin, a toilet, a fully enclosed shower.
In addition to the air conditioning and internet wireless, in the house the guests will find a washing machine and an electric iron.