The tower, built in the 1500's, stands tall above the beautiful rooms and suites of the villa. Breath taking views of the sea and coast line. You are surrounded by ancient statues and pieces from the past. It is walking distant to the small village of Minori or a hike up the mountain to central town of Ravello. You have to see it and experience it to understand it. You will be following in the foot steps of kings, queens and presidents.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Villa Scarpariello Relais is a bed and breakfast with charm and history built in 1533 by the University of Ravello as part of the coastal fortifications for the Amalfi villages against the invasion of pirates.A destination with breathtaking seaview suites, apartments and rooms for your ultimate vacation on the Amalfi Coast. Villa Scarpariello Relais is in the heart of the coast, strategically located in Ravello off the main road to Amalfi. An enchanting and scenic natural seaside setting overlooking the mediterrean sea.Entering the Villa you step into the past leaving the road behind you to stroll among perfumed lemon groves, magnificent terraces and colorful gardens. You find precious antiques statues and columns of the period. Villa Scarpariello Relais makes you breathe the authentic and charming atmosphere while you relax and absorbe the tranquilty of the moment. The Villa has witnessed many historical events and hosted famous guests. Today as in the past, the owners of this unique location accomodate couples, friends and families, combining local style, hospitality and elegance. This fifteenth century gem on the Amalfi Coast is characterised by its patios overlooking the mediterrean sea, a salt water swimming pool on the cliff face, sun lounging decks with private access to the sea and a private parking lot. Villa Scarpariello Relais is a perfect settings for special events, weddings, symbolic ceremonies and romantic getaways.This gorgeous location and the exclusive identity of this medieval tower represent a magical spot from the past brought to a modern day. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Villa Scarpariello Hotel Ravello