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Apartment situated on the Amalfi Coast, near the National Road 163, 4 km (2.5 miles) from Sorrento and 7 km (4.3 miles) from Positano. This apartment islocated in a large and quiet garden (20000 acres wide) and they belong to the tourist complex “Antico Parco del Principe”, where, in the middle there is a castle which belonged to the Prince Edoardo Colonna Doria del Carretto (1855). Near the fortress, then, there is still a small ancient church, the stables and high walls which still surround the estate. The magnificent complex overlooks the landscape and the ocean in the distance. It is an incredible place where Mother Nature, like a divine lady, show totally her beauty: high mountains (“Milky Mountains”) behind the Castle and the Residence, luxuriant holm oak and oak trees, and an intense blue all around: the sky and the ocean. Residence Vicalvano is a nice villa divided in 8 apartments of different size but all of them are of good taste.
After entering the gate, You see a lot of centuries-old holm and oak trees and a driveway which goes uphill gradually. Beyond a bend You see the Chapel of Saint Peter. It was the private chapel of the princes who lived here. According to the legend, it rose on spot where Saint Peter stopped to rest during his journey to Rome. Close to the small church, a wide car parking is available: it is free for the guests of the Vicalvano Apartments. But when You turn Your eyes on the right-hand side, suddenly You see a large area without trees, but only a lawn where a massive Castle rises sumptuously. It is a magic place, close to Sorrento and Positano, and You feel Yourself in most peaceful place of the world: here time has stopped
Just renewed independent three-roomed apartment of 80 m2, sleeps 7, composed of:
Ground level with wide living-room/kitchen with a sofa-bed (sleeps for two people), bath with shower, terrace with a magnificent sea-view with the Bay of Naples and the isle of Ischia. This terrace is lighted and equipped with table and chairs.
First floor with double bedroom, small room with three single bed (two are bunk beds), bath with shower.
The tourist complex “Antico Parco del Principe” is an ideal place for those people who wish to banish all their cares and look for a magic, quiet place, away from the stressful rithm of the everyday life. The spot is absolutely amazing and obviously cars are kept away. But at the same time a large garden (20000 acres wide), a nice swimming-pool, tennis courts, a beach-volley field, a mini-soccer field, a table-tennis and bars make any stay very enjoyable. These facilities can be used for free and they are shared among the guests of this exclusive complex, who reside in the buildings that are located in the park.
In particular, the swimming-pool of the tourist complex “Antico Parco del Principe” is considered one of the most beautiful in Sorrento area. It is very large, 14 meters (46 feet) by 26 meters (85 feet), and it is equipped with a large solarium. There is also a smaller pool close to the big one and a sliding-board, just for kids. The swimming pools work from May, 20th, until September, 30th. Near the pool there is a bar.
The deck chairs of the swimming-pool will be paid apart: their use is free for guests who spend at least two weeks in the Residence Vicalvano.
Near the swimming-pool a table-tennis table too is available. And for Your children some merry-go-rounds are waiting for them.
The tennis court and the mini-soccer field too are available for free. They are close to the swimming-pool and if You need the racquet and the balls for playing tennis or the ball for playing football, ask them by the bar of the swimming-pool: they’ll be glad to lend them for free.
Another chance to enjoy Yourself is the beach-volley field. The use of this field in sand is free and it is totally surrounded by beautiful oleander plants. This place is another of the amenities where You can spend Your free time and where
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