famous holiday resort, Sorrento stands on a terrace rising steeply above
the sea, on one of the most spectacular points of the Peninsula.
Its position and mild climate, sheltered by the surrounding hills, have
made Sorrento a favourite holiday resort since Roman times.
However it was
from the Eighteenth Century that it started to become known as an elite
tourist resort, its hotels welcoming such poets and musicians as Ibsen,
Wagner and Nietzche and in more recent years such Hollywood greats as Sophia
Loren, Bridget Bardot and Grace Kelly.
Its high position
above the sea and the absence of a true sea promenade help to create Sorrento’s
unique character. In fact, Sorrento boasts 2 harbours, the Marina Grande
and the Marina Piccola, both offering picturesque bays, sandy beaches and
panoramic views of incomparable beauty. In contrast, the surrounding hills
are covered in an assortment of olive-groves and citrus fruit trees.
Linked to the
enchanting beauty of Sorrento is the tradition whereby its name originates.
It was believed to have been derived from the mythical mermaids whose soft
singing tempted Ulysses and his crew in the Odyssey....
are situated on the fifth floor of an elegant building on the High Street
(Corso Italia) in Sorrento town center, with access via elevator (lift)
and stairs. Recommended for families or couples who are looking for a comfortable
and convenient, central location. Free entry to a hotel pool (five minutes
walking distance from the apartments). Please Note: Cars are
Sleeps 2/4 with
sea view. Apartment (84 square feet) has three balconies with sea views,
two bedrooms both with double beds or two single beds (available on request),
living room, large kitchen with Vietri’s tiles and bathroom with shower.
Facilities: TV, washing machine, refrigerator, oven, heating available
in winter time on request (Euro 100 per week), hairdryer and ironing facilities.
Sleeps 2/5. Apartment
(84 square feet) has two bedrooms both with double beds or two single beds
(available on request), living room, kitchen, large bathroom with bath
and shower. Facilities: TV, washing machine, refrigerator, oven, heating
available in winter time on request (Euro 100 per week), hairdryer and
available on enquiry.
deposit of the rate agreed is required, when the reservation is done.
your arrival, you will be asked by the Property Manager for a deposit of
Euro 100 for any damages caused during your stay. This deposit will be
returned prior to departure, by the Property Manager, provided no damages
days prior your departure, you will be required to settle your bill in
cash or traveller cheques.
Note: Credit Cards cannot be accepted.
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