This spacious apartment with superb sea and mountain views, is in a central location in the Comune of Amantea (CS), approx 40 mins drive north of Lamezia airport.
It is situated on the 4th floor of a building (without a lift) with a total of 8 apartments and is approx 98 msq with large surrounding balcony. It comprises 2 good sized bedrooms – both with access onto the balcony, a large lounge/diner with access onto the balcony, a separate kitchen with patio doors that open onto the balcony and 1 bathroom with shower. The balcony surrounds the apartment on 3 sides and has both sea and mountain views and views over the town. On the ground level there is a storeroom of approx. 6msq. Within the condominium there is an allocated parking space.
Amantea is a busy town with all the modern amenities: variety of shops and boutiques, café bars, restaurants/pizzeria, gelatarias, pharmacies, post office etc. this blends well with the charming old historical centre where you can meander through the traditional narrow streets and enjoy the true feel of Calabria, enjoy an ice cream in one of the famous gelatieria of the area and from the kerbside seats overlook the marina town and spectacular views of the sea and coastline. The marina beach front offers beach bars and lidos and a small Acqua Park, children’s play area and a variety of seasonal activities. It also hosts many festivals and fieras during the year and a daily market selling locally grown fruit and vegetables.
Amantea is also conveniently positioned to explore many other traditional villages such ad Belmonte Calabro, San Lucido and Fiumefreddo, which since 2005, has been listed as one of the most beautiful villages in Italy, to name but a few. The stunning National Park of La Sila is approx. 1 ½ hour drive away, where you can take advantage of the many year round activities that are on offer, including walking, pony trekking, quad bikes and in the winter months, skiing. Areas of archaeological interest are within easy reach including the museum housing the Bronzes of Riace at Reggio Calabria. Also within easy reach are areas for kite-surfing at Gizzeria and white-water rafting at Scalea. A 9 hole golf course can be found at Cetraro and you can relax in the thermal springs at Terme Luigiane at Guardia Piemontese.