The Unique Tourism Collection has been appointed Australian representative for the beautiful 5-star Casa Angelina in Campania on Italy’s spectacular Amalfi Coast.
The Sydney-based travel and tourism marketing and communication specialist will be responsible for all sales, marketing and media activity in Australia for this breathtaking property, which overlooks expanses of the Mediterranean Sea from a cliff-edge perch in the quiet and picturesque village of Praiano.
Praiano (from ‘praia’ meaning beach) exudes sophistication and relaxation with a local charm taking one back to the days of ‘La Dolce Vita’. Praiano is only a 10 minute drive from Positano and 15 minutes from Amalfi.
Opened in June 2005, Casa Angelina presents ‘barefoot luxury’ with style and elegance and takes inspiration from the concept of a contemporary ‘house’ and temple of modernity based on emotions, aesthetic pleasures and the joy of life.
Casa Angelina operates seasonally and will again welcome guests from 5 April 2014 through to 26 October 2014.
A member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Casa Angelina features 39 superbly appointed guest rooms and suites and four magnificent Eaudesea Rooms, located on the exquisite and picturesque beach of La Gavitella. These former fishermen’s houses offer an authentic charm, replete with terraces adjoining the sea.
Casa Angelina owner, Antonino Cappiello, together with interior designer, Marco De Luca and architects, Francesco Savarese and Gennaro Fusco, have created a minimalist design with the colours and forms of contemporary art. Sleek lines, a white colour scheme and large floor-to-ceiling windows usher in natural light and present a framework to clear blue skies and crystal sparkling waters.
The stunning in room appointments are enhanced with prestige international product including the latest Bang Olufsen television screens, Philippe Starck lamps, Bellora linen and L’Occitane toiletries – just to mention a few.
Casa Angelina presents magnificent art on display with Venetian glass specialties crafted on the island of Murano, bronze sculptures and original oil paintings. The works are by Sosabravo, Tim Cotterill, Sergio Bustamante and Valencia.
Un Piano el Cielo – ‘a floor in the sky’ - on the top floor, is Casa Angelina’s signature restaurant with breathtaking sea views in which guests can enjoy an extensive buffet breakfast on the terrace, described by many guests as a highlight of their visit, plus territorial Mediterranean dining combining the flavours and aromas of the local tradition to a more modern and gourmet presentation in a delicious mix for taste and sight.
The Marrakech Bar is equipped with beautiful white Gervasoni sofas and De Castelli tables. The colour changing lights of the ceiling create a magic atmosphere together with the relaxing sounds of eclectic music handpicked for Casa Angelina by international producers, whilst the outdoor terrace is a teak bridge where guests can enjoy sipping a cocktail prepared by celebrated Barman, Massimo who created the ‘Limoncello Mojito’, or savouring a light lunch, surrounded by the sea.
Casa Angelina attends to guests’ needs on a deeper level offering an array of wellness and fitness regimes. A treatment room and sauna are coupled with a fully equipped fitness centre replete with Techno gym equipment and LCD TV screens and a heated indoor pool with Jacuzzi is also on offer.
Pilates classes, including a personal trainer, are available to guests whilst an outdoor pool with counter-current swimming is situated by the terrace with sun beds, deckchairs and umbrellas framing the pool.
Accommodation rates include complimentary Wi-Fi throughout Casa Angelina, car parking, use of pool with Jacuzzi, sauna, gym and outdoor pool with solarium, daily free return shuttle service to Positano and access to the Beach Club beneath Casa Angelina via an elevator and 190 steps.
Casa Angelina provides the most perfect of settings for an idyllic romantic escape with a loved one, celebration of a wedding or a relaxing intimate holiday with family and friends. Children from 12 years of age are welcome to visit Casa Angelina.