Villa Franca in Maratea, Basilicata
VILLA FRANCA - MARATEA
Villa Franca is an immaculate and well-maintained property situated in a beautiful location. It sits on 10.000sqm of land that comprises large gardens with Mediterranean vegetation, a tennis court and a private child-friendly swimming pool (15m x 6m, shallow areas along the sides and a deeper lane down the middle).
The main floor consists of spacious lounge opening to the terrace, dining room and a kitchen. The sleeping area offers one double bedroom with en-suite tub and shower; one double bedroom with extra bed available; two further double bedrooms and two twin bedrooms. There are also three bathrooms with shower.
From the main floor, you will go downstairs, where there are a large living room (which can accommodate twenty people), a bar area and a bathroom with WC only. From this floor, you will access directly the beautiful garden.
Villa Franca benefits from a fantastic partly sheltered terrace, which is comfortably furnished with table and chairs to enjoy dining "al fresco" and to make the most of the Italian summer time.
Facilities: Fireplace, Sat TV, CD/DVD player, WI-FI, telephone, washing machine, dishwasher, central heating, private pool, tennis court, BBQ, parking space for 3 cars. Daily cleaning (except Sundays) included in the price.
Please NOTE that the villa was originally designed to allow maximum natural air circulation, so that no artificial cooling system would be required. This, together with the large rooms having high ceilings, ensures the villa is always cool in the summer, while in the winter months the central heating and the fireplace make it cozy and welcoming.
Sleeps 12+1 - Code BA010
Nearest airports: Naples (212km), Lamezia Terme (about 2:40 hours drive)
Nearest sandy beach: 4km
Nearest rocky beach: below the villa
Nearest shops/restaurants: Maratea Marina and Maratea Porto (3km), Maratea old town (7km)
PAYABLE LOCALLY: REFUNDABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT €600, ELECTRICITY ON CONSUMPTION (UPTO 300 KWH PER WEEK INCLUDED), THERE WILL BE A CHARGE OF €10 EVERYTIME THE POOL AND/ OR TENNIS COURT LIGHTS ARE LEFT ON OVERNIGHT.