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Villa Gonda

Marina del Cantone / Ref; IA 731

Villa Gonda


  • ID Ref-731
  • family 12
  • 6
  • 6
  • wc 6
  • Address: Marina del Cantone / Ref; IA 731


Pricing & Availabilities


Marina Del Cantone, a naturally protected ancient fishing village, is situated between the Bay of Recommone and the Bay of Ieranto close to the famous towns of Sorrento, Positano and the Island of Capri.  Villa Gonda is a strikingly beautiful, modern luxury villa and one of the only with a private walkway straight to the waterfront.  Strategically located, the splendid towns of Positano and Capri can be reached by boat in no time from the Marina del Cantone beach, where some of the areas best restaurants sit.  Here you can enjoy excellent lunches and dinners seaside as you gaze out into the coastal lights. 

Villa Gonda is a splendid multi-story luxury villa overlooking the sea, surrounded by spacious terraces. The outdoor infinity swimming pool, featuring hydro-massage seats, is framed by two ancient maritime pines and surrounded by the fragrance of the flower-filled garden, is the perfect place to relax.

The panoramic villa offers breathtaking views of Marina Del Cantone and the Galli islands in front.  The v
illa and its external areas are laid out over several floors, connected by elevators/lifts or stairs and the garden boasts various terraces down to the sea, reachable either by a private walkway or by the private cable car, called a ‘funiculare’ which is for exclusive use to the guests staying at the property.  The four bedrooms and spacious living room are furnished with elegance and style, carefully detailed to create a luxurious harmony.


The property can be reached directly from the convenient parking area for 2 parking spaces and entrance gate by private lift or by an external stone staircase of 30 steps. Villa Gonda has air conditioning and an innovative diffusion system for its cooling and heating, and WI-FI.


The outdoor area is a 140 sq. meter terrace surrounding the villa. It enjoys an outdoor living and dining area with a grand table under a century old olive tree, a brickwork barbecue a wood-fire pizza oven and is embellished with plenty of flowerbeds. Drapes completes the area creating the cosy atmosphere of a comfortable patio.

The glamorous white living room is a spacious and bright ambience with an open piece of furniture containing a 55” Satellite TV.  It is furnished with three elegant sofas and there is a dining area with a large table.  The lounge, which extends directly on to the panoramic terrace patio in front of the swimming pool, has both air conditioning and heating.

The kitchen has four gas stoves, an electric oven, a microwave, a fridge/freezer, wine cooler, ice machine, dishwasher, moka pot, American coffee-maker, toaster, electric kettle and other small domestic appliances as well as air conditioning and heating.   It is also possible to access the terrace from the kitchen.

The ground floor has the first bedroom with en-suite bathroom.  It is spacious and very panoramic.  The bedroom has a double Queen size bed, 70” Sat TV, air conditioning and heating.  The bathroom has a large shower, mirror and hairdryer.  The bedroom leads out on to a beautiful terrace with sea views and is accessed from either the corridor or the terrace.

There is a guest bath and laundry room with washing machine, iron and ironing board on this floor as well.  The laundry room is accessed from the corridor.

On the first floor there is a spacious terrace with flowerbeds leading to three panoramic bedrooms, all offering great sea views and tastefully furnished.

The second bedroom with en-suite bathroom has a double Queen size bed and a single bed, Sat-TV, safe, minibar, air conditioning and heating. The bedroom leads on to a spacious balcony with a spectacular sea view. The bathroom has a large shower.

The third bedroom with en-suite bathroom also has a double Queen size bed and a single bed, Sat-TV, minibar, safe, air conditioning and heating.   The bedroom leads on to a beautiful terrace with a spectacular sea view over Li Galli Island. The bathroom has a large shower, mirror, hairdryer. 

The fourth bedroom with en-suite bathroom has 2 twins convertible on request in a double bed, a balcony with a magnificent sea view, Sat-TV, minibar, safe, air conditioning and heating.  The bathroom has a large shower, mirror and hairdryer.


An annex on the first floor, is accessible from a panoramic lift. It offers 2 bedrooms with a wide terrace with a spectacular view. All bedrooms have A/C, Sat TV, safe and heating; all bathrooms have large showers and are provided with hair dryers.The sixth bedroom is a double with 2 twins (not convertible in1 double) and a independent access to the terrace. The en-suite bathroom has a large shower.

All bedrooms have A/C, Sat TV, safe and heating; all bathrooms have large showers and are provided with hair dryers.

The beach can be reached using a private cable car or by taking a pleasant panoramic stroll, through the various terraces along the convenient stone staircase, flanked by panoramic terraces that slope gently down to the sea. The garden, furnished with a gazebo, chairs and sun beds, allow guests to enjoy the intense greenery of the lawns and the fragrance provided by the many luxurious and colourful flowers that grow here. Guests staying at Villa Gonda can also use the services of the adjacent beach club.

The panoramic swimming pool 3.90 meters x 9m x 1.20-1.70 meters deep drops straight down to the sea and is boasts a with hydro-massage too. The green lawn border around the pool has sun loungers and features a heated outdoor shower.  Enjoy a spectacular view of the sea, the village of Marina del Cantone and the Galli islands from here. The swimming pool can be accessed from the patio in front of the living room, along a wide staircase (only three steps) in beautiful natural stone that lead to the garden.


A rental car is not required but guests with rentals can use the private parking area (suitable for 2 cars).


From here it’s easy to make day trips to famous nearby towns like Sorrento, Positano, Amalfi and Ravello—the latter a UNESCO World Heritage Site with unforgettable architecture. The highlight of the summer is the music festival held in the gardens of the 13 century Villa Rufolo.  Naples airport is only 65 km distant, the island of Capri is a half-hour by boat from Sorrento, and the world-famous archaeological site of Pompeii is just 40 km away.



Ground Floor: (reachable by steps or lift)

Main Terrace

Lounge area

Dining area


Bedroom 1; Queen size bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower

Guest cloakroom

Laundry room


First Floor: (reachable by steps or lift)


Bedroom 2 ; Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower, panoramic balcony with sea view. Single bed, suitable for a child.

Bedroom 3; Queen bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower, panoramic terrace with sea view. Trundle bed, suitable for children.
Bedroom 4; Queen bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower.


Bedroom 5; Queen bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower, panoramic balcony with sea view.

Bedroom 6; Twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower, panoramic balcony with sea view.

All bedrooms have A/C, Sat TV, safe and heating; all bathrooms have large showers and are provided with hair dryers.

Outdoor features:

Infinity swimming pool with hydro massage 3.90 meters wide, 9m long, 1.2-1.7m deep

Terraced garden

Private sea access

Outdoor dining area


Wood-burning pizza oven

Private cable car

Heated outdoor shower


Private parking area for 2 cars


Features & Amenities:

Sleeps 12 + 2:  6 double bedrooms & 6 bathrooms

Infinity pool with hydro massage

Terrace with Sea view




Wood-fired pizza oven

Satellite TV

Stereo with CD player

Washing machine




Wine cooler

Ice machine

American coffee maker

Electric kettle

Air conditioning

Wi-Fi Internet connection



Laundry room

The second and the third bedroom also offer’s an additional pull-out bed


Services & Staff included in the rental:


Utilities; Air condition, Electricity, gas, heating

Baby Cot (under 2 years old)

Bed linens changed twice per week

Bath linens changed daily

Pool towels and bathrobes changed once per week

Daily maid service 5 hours per day, 6 days per week (Sunday not included)

Pool maintenance and gardener, 6 days per week  (Sunday not included)

Daily continental breakfast


Extra not included in the rental available additional charges to be paid locally:

Kitchen cleaning and dishwashing not included


Extra charges on request when booking:

The following services can also be arranged, on request, if not already included in the cost of the rental.

Additional services such as airport transfers, excursions, cooking classes, guided tours, and the like can be arranged. Please enquire.

Costs for additional services can be quoted based on the service requested.

Airport transfer

Activities and excursions

Chef / Cooking class

Cost of food and beverage
Babysitting service
Grocery shopping

Boat tours


Please Note:

Price shown is for 7 bedrooms up to 14 guests + 2 guests

Villa can be rented  with 4 bedrooms 8 to 10 guests  except on on high season; please enquire

Security deposit € 2000 to be held at the agency

Check in time: 3.30 pm to 7pm

Check out time: before 9.30 am 

Non-smoking villa

Pets are not allowed

Tourist tax: €2/day/person. Children under 18 years are exempt, paid locally

Pool opening dates 27/04 – 12/10

Two cots and two children’s highchairs are available on request.


Getting there:

Naples international airport 65 km away

A rental car is not required but guests with rentals car (which is recommended) can use the private parking area (suitable for 2 cars).



Sorrento: 20 km

Positano: 30 km

Amalfi: 40 km

Ravello: 10 km

Naples International Airport: 65 km

Nearest Airport: Naples Capodichino  1 h 40 min
Nearest serviced town: 3 min; 15-min walk
Nearest major city: Sorrento 34 min                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Positano 50 min
Beach-side location
Driving time estimated by Google Maps

The strategic location of Sorrento allows you to visit a plethora of interesting sites with short haul and frequent connections. Naples, with its magnificent museums and marvelous churches, the ruins of the great Pompeii and Herculaneum (you will be amazed at how fascinated you may become if you visit the ruins with a good passionate guide – ask our concierge for assistance in booking one of them), Mount Vesuvius and the glitzy Capri, in addition of course to Positano, Amalfi and Ravello, the gems of the Amalfi Coast. All these must-see destinations are a short ride away.

And keep in mind: this area has the highest concentration of excellent restaurants in all of Italy. Are you hungry yet?

Il Buco – Michelin awarded restaurant in a beautiful setting, right in the centre of town. 2a rampa Marina Piccola 5, Sorrento - +39 081 878 2354
Relais blu Belvedere – Book a table at sunset to enjoy amazing views of Capri while tasting food from heaven! Via Roncato 60, Massa Lubrense - +39 081 878 9552
Antico Franceschiello – Historic restaurant serving typical cuisine in a traditional ambiance. Via Partenope 27, Massa Lubrense - +39 081 878 2212
Lo Scoglio – Order the amazing mixed vegetables, grown in the owners’ garden, a fresh octopus salad and the spaghetti with zucchini. If you still have room, finish with the custard cream and classic flambéed fig tart. You would never want to leave this place! Piazza delle Sirene 15, Marina del Cantone - +39 081 808 10 26
La Conca del Sogno – The best way to get here is by boat. Order anything you like from the menu, you cannot go wrong! Grab a glass of chilled Fiano di Avellino, and enjoy the view.
Via San Marciano 9, Recommone - +39 338 868 1224

Food specialties: superlative food shop in Vico Equense, La Tradizione, is definitely worth a visit for the foodie travellers. Via R. Bosco 969, Seiano - +39 081 802 9791
Perfumes – D’Esposito – Great selection of original scents. We love the eau de toilette Capri Blu, the fresh air of the Coast in a bottle! Via Cesareo 53, Sorrento - +39 081 807 27 82
Hand-made sandals – Corcione, artisanal shoemaker that manufactures classic coastal shoes using fine materials and high quality leather. Corso Italia 28, Sorrento - +39 081 877 0600
Inlaid wood - Stinga Tarsia, eccellent artisanal inlay, pieces that will be not mere souvenirs but true art for your home. Via Luigi de Maio 16, Sorrento - +39 818781130
Limoncello – purchase the famous liquor and other local specialties directly from the farmer at Il Convento. Via Bagnulo 10, Massa Lubrense - +39 081 878 9380


Changeover day : Saturday

BOOKING POLICIES: Minimum stay 7 nights

DEPOSIT REQUIREMENTS. 50% at time of booking


BALANCE DUE: 3 months prior to arrival.

Security deposit 2000 euros to be held by agent


Trip cancellation insurance is highly recommended !