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villa il carrubo, amazing view on the Amalfi Coast

Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

3 Bedroom to sleep 6 beautifully situated between the Sorrentina Peninsula.

Villa il carrubo is an elegant country residence immersed amongst the hills of Massa Lubrense. It is beautifully situated between the Gulf of Salerno and the Gulf of Naples with a wonderful view over a suggestive landscape and the islands of li Galli.

This charming property is a few kilometers from Sorrento and from the nice village of Marina di Cantone. The Villa provides everything to ensure a relaxing stay. The Villa has a private infinity pool, solarium, terrace with a grape- covered pergola, a wide garden and car parking. Nearby the parking area there is a furnished laundry

The 3 rooms are finely furnished and they feature a private balcony, air-conditioning, satellite TV, telephone, ideally located amongst olive trees, lemon trees and grape vines, the swimming pool provides a gorgeous view over the sea and the Sorrentina Peninsula. The guests in Villa il carrubo can experience beautiful sunsets and take long open air walks in this oasis of pleasure and tranquility.

Sorrento: For the ancient Romans Sorrento was a famous holiday resort. The town is the perfect mix of breathtaking scenery and magnificent terraces dropping sheerly into the sea. Sorrento also has the advantage of being in a strategic position which allows it to be the starting point of many excursions.

Pompeii : The first disaster arrived with the earthquake in 62 A.D. leaving the city of Pompei in ruins. The survivors managed to rebuild the city and they brought it back to life when a second and fatal disaster hit in 79A.D. The Romans had considered Vesuvius an extinct volcano but the eruption submerged the city of Pompeii. Magma preserved the Roman city in near perfect condition for 1900 years.


The old sea-faring town is one of the oldest settlements along the Amalfi Coast. For many years it has been an ideal resort for painters and artists such as Picasso, Oelze and Carra’ and for writers such as Moravia, Buzzati, Steinbeck.


Not only is Amalfi known as a historic Maritime Republic but it was also famous for its papermaking industry. This precious paper is still being produced for artistic purposes and limited- edition luxury books.

You can also visit the beautiful Paper Mill Museum.


Ravello is one of the jewels of the Amalfi Coast with its magnificent villas and gardens. Its magical atmosphere was felt and immortalized by both Giovanni Boccaccio in his book “Decamerone” and by William Turner in his sketches which are exhibited at the Tate Gallery in London.

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Member since: 2009
Speaks English, Italian
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Calendar last updated:
22 February, 2017


5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)

villa il carrubo, amazing view on the Amalfi Coast
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews

WOW - Amazizng Villa to say the least!!!

  • 5 of 5

We have had the best vacation of our lives here in Italy. The villa exceeded our expectations in every way. The pictures don't do it justice. I encourage you to come see for yourself - you won't be disappointed, I promise! The weather all week was gorgeous and sunny. The villa is a great central location to enjoy everything close to the area. When not relaxing at the villa, we ventured out to enjoy a chartered boat tour of Capri, a day trip to Positano, Marina del cantone, a fun evening in Sorrento, and even fit in a day trip to Rome. We found everthing we needed at the Villa. Raffaella was great and we took her advice to visit the nearby restaurant, Villa Caprille - where we were taken care of to say the least. & the sunset views were AMAZING!!! Another highlight was to have Daniel from Villa Caprille to come by on our last evening for a pizza demonstration. Our best advice is to listen when they say a small car is needed. We managed with a small & med size car for the group. Do NOT follow "navigation" or GPS to find Villa caprille upon welcome - just follow Raffaella's directions. :) *purchase the insurance when renting a car* It will be hard to top this Villa in the years to come. We enjoy traveling and have never experienced one as amazing as this. Thank you for sharing this Villa with us & we hope to be back someday! Shot anyone????

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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A Little Piece of Paradise.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I have just returned from a week at Villa Il Carrubo. The villa itself had everything you could ask for. It was very comfortable and more than adequately equipped. It was cleaned from top to bottom half way through our stay, including changes of bed linen and towels. The location of the villa is amazing. The winding road down to it can be a bit daunting but it is worth every twist and turn! The view over the Med is trully spectacular and is something that will stay with me for a very long time. The personal service given by Raffaella is great and a visit to the nearby restaurant, Villa Caprille, is also recommended not only for the food but also for the fantastic views. The location of the villa is also a good base for trips to Pompei, Amalfi and Capri. I would have no hesitation in recommending this property and would I go back? Like a shot!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2010
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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Sant'Agata sui due Golfi
Nearest Ferry
9 Kilometres
Nearest Train
9 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
restaurant villa Caprile
Nearest Beach
6 Kilometres
Marina del cantone
Car: necessary

The villa is located on the hill called 'torvillo', famous for its panoramic view and tranquility. Nearby there is the village of Sant'Agata sui due Golfi on the Sorrento Peninsula hills.

The access road is a narrow of 900 mt. A small car is necessary.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Massa Lubrense, Massa Lubrense & surroundings

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
medium season
1 Apr 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
8 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
medium saeson
22 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
high season
3 Jun 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax €2 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Massa Lubrense in Sorrento Peninsula

Property Type:
  • villa (terraced)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 110 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Double Bed
  • The 3 rooms are finely furnished and they feature a private balcony, air-conditioning, satellite TV, telephone, ideally located amongst olive trees, lemon trees and grape vines.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Terrace
  • Wood Decking
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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