This apartment is ideal for tourists who wish to stay in the most popular street of Sorrento (pedestrianized almost all day) to appreciate the lively atmosphere and the nightlilfe of the town. It has an independent entrance and 50 m. away are some sandy beaches . Near the apartment is the train station which takes tourists to the ruins of Pompeii, Herculaneum, Naples. In addition, from Nina apartment visitors can walk (10 minutes away) to Sorrento harbour from where they can get to Capri and Ischia.
This apartment is a typical Sorrento brick building. It is a two-room apartment, 30 sq. m. - 2 beds, with independent entrance composed of: wide kitchen, a twin-bedded room, bathroom with shower and hairdryer.
TV - Electric stoves - Pay parking at 100 m. - Bus stop at 30 m. - Restaurants and shops are nearby - Banks are at 100 m. - Train station and post office are 600 m. away - The port is 700 m. away - sandy beaches (reachable by payment lift or on foot) at 100 m.
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Nina Apartment is roughly 30 sq. m., and it is on the first floor of an ancient building in the centre of Sorrento. It is situated in Via S. Cesareo, on the main street of the old part of Sorrento, 50 m. (55 yards) from the Cathedral. It is suitable for 2 people, but in case the third an extra bed can be added in the doubleroom.
This apartment is ideal as it is in the typical and most popular part of Sorrento centre (pedestrianized for almost all day): the spot is perfect to appreciate the lively atmosphere and the nightlilfe of the town. A short stroll around is sufficient to admire the magnificent monuments which are nearby. It islike an open air museum: one can admire the Sedile Dominova(XVI c.), the only existing testimony in the Campania region of the ancient seats of the Sorrento nobility; the Cloister of Saint Francis(XIV c.), ancient building with splendid pointed arches all around; the Cathedral in Romanic style and so on.
Nina apartment can be considered one of the few typical houses, in volcanic rock, which were once very common in our area and which have survived till now. The tufa stone (rock of volcanic origin) keeps the dwellings cool in the summer and warm in the winter. So, inspite of the shortage of air-conditioning, this apartment is nice and cool: in case the house is equipped with an electric fan. In addition this particular type of rock is soundproof. So, even though staying in the centre of Sorrento ? actually in the most lively part ? the house is very quiet.
Nina apartment has an autonomous access: there is a small main wooden door, then two short flights of stairs to reach the entrance door of the apartment. the entrebnce is directly into the dining-room where the walls are completely covered with tiles, according to the Sorrento tradition. In the same room there is a spacious square table with chairs. In a corner of dining-room is the kitchen , which is built in bricks and stones, but at the same time very modern, large and equipped with plenty of comforts such as a gas cooker, fridge-freezer. In the kitchen a wide window lets plenty of light in. Obviously the kitchen is equipped with steel saucepans, cutlery, glasses, coffee machine, can and bottle openers, washing-up liquid. The double bedroom is close to the kitchen and it has a TV, two bedside tables, each one with its bedside lamp, and a large and spacious wardrobe. The bathroom has a shower. The apartment has been renovated with great care and taste according to the typical ancient Sorrento tradion. Once a lot of houses in the Sorrento Peninsula were like this, but the most of them have been modified over the centuries.
There is a public car park 300 m. (328 yards) away.
In staying in Nina apartment it is not necessary to use a car as the bus stop is only 50 m. (55 yards) away and the local train station is 600 m. (656 yards) away.
From the apartment it is sufficient to cover on foot about 200 meters (220 yards) in oredr to reach the coastline and public lift for nearest beach: a typical bathing establishment of the Sorrento area on wooden pilework.
The Cathedral, the Cloister of S. Francis, and the park are only a stroll away. In addition the street Via Tasso takes to the Piazza della Vittoria 200 m. away (220 yards) where there is a terrace with a spectacular view of the Gulf of Naples, streaching from the island of Procida to Mount Vesuvius. If one leans from the balustrade of that terrace, one can see the green-azure sea of Sorrento right below, with its long, thin strips of beaches, coloured by lounges and umbrellas. And there are many more things to delight the senses... the mild climate, the gentle breeze blowing from the sea. One can also enjoy a walk along the ancient main street (on the left of the terrace) leading to Marina Grande, a fishing village.
Nina apartment can easily become home base for enjoying the incomparable beauty of Sorrento, the Sorrento Coast, Capri and other islands, the Amalfi Coast and Naples.
One can get to these famous places either by ferry or organised tourist trips. By train one can easily visit Pompeii, Vesuvius, the Caserta Palace and other attractions.
This is surely an unforgettable holiday.
WHY SHOULD ONE CHOOSE NINA APARTMENT ?
This apartment is ideal for those travellers who wish to stay in the most popular street of Sorrento centre (pedestrianized almost all day) to appreciate the lively atmosphere and the nightlilfe of the town. And it is for these same reason that so many visitors mill in that area where Nina apartment is. That quarter was the ancient part of Sorrento, Greek and then Roman: underneath there is still the paving of the Roman streets, and even the planning of that area is exactly that one of the previous neighbourhood. Even the names of the streets remind us their Roman origin: for instance near Nina apartment there is Fuoro? street, from the latin word forum? (main square) because there, two thousand years ago, was the main square of the Roman Sorrento.
Inspite of its ideal location and the beauty of the house, the price of Nina apartment for a weekly rental is very reasonable.
In addition it has an independent entrance and it is detachyed from the other houses nearby. In other words, it isn't in a condominium and enables enjoying total privacy.
It is one of the few typical ancient houses built in volcanic rock in the Sorrento area which have survived till now, over the centuries , but which were once so common here.
From the apartment it is sufficient to cover on foot about 200 m. (220 yards) to reach the coastline where there is public lift for the nearest beach: a typical bathing establishment of the Sorrento area on wooden pilework.
Nina apartment is also not so far from the train station which takes tourists to the ruins of Pompeii, Herculaneum, Naples. In addition, from Nina apartment visitors can walk (10 minutes) to Sorrento harbour from where they6 can go to Capri and Ischia.
There is a public car park 300 m. (328 yards) away.
Services Inclues: Informations Touristiques
Check In: 15:00 - 20:00
Check Out: 06:00 - 10:00