Frequently Asked Questions about Villa Oliviero

The Rooms

  • Is it possible to book just one room in the villa at any time of the year?
    No, the resort formula is only available from September 08st to June 2nd.
    What is the minimum stay?
    Two nights. During public holidays, Christmas, and Easter a longer minimum stay may apply.
    Do you have wi-fi?
    Yes, free wireless internet connectivity is available in all bedrooms and communal areas.
  • Do you provide cots and high chairs?
    Yes, and no extra charge is applied.
    What is included in the price?
    Continental breakfast, welcome cocktail, wireless internet connectivity, satellite TV, air conditioning, electricity, cleaning.
    What things are not included in the price?
    Parking, food and drinks, all concierge services.
    Feel free to contact us to obtain a personalized quote for these services.

La Villa

  • How many people can sleep in the villa?
    The villa has six double bedrooms. In the Garden Room there is a double sofa bed too. Total sleeping capacity is 14.
    What is the minimum stay?
    From June 4th to September 10th the villa is available for exclusive weekly rent, for a minimum of 1 week, from Saturday to Saturday. In other periods of the year, the entire villa (or individual rooms in the villa) can be rented for a minimum of 2 days.
    What services are provided in the villa?
    In early autumn and in the spring you can use the outdoor pool. The heated Jacuzzi, Turkish bath and pizza oven can be used all year round.
    How many people work in the villa?
    There are three members of staff: a cleaner, a butler and a housekeeper.
    Is the swimming pool heated?
    No, the swimming pool is not heated, but there is a large heated Jacuzzi and a Turkish bath, both of which are open all year round.
    How far is the villa from the center of Positano, the restaurants and the shops?
    Villa Oliviero is just 180 steps away from the main road, where the town center begins and Positanos restaurants and shops are located. The beach is a 10 minute walk away.
  • Is breakfast served in the villa?
    Yes, the breakfast is included in the price. Every morning you'll be served a generous continental breakfast, at the time you choose.
    Can I have lunch or dinner in the villa?
    If you prefer to self-cater, the kitchen is equipped with everything you might possibly need.
    Can I order lunch or dinner in the villa?
    Of course, the services of a local cook are always available. You can order from the la carte menu in the villa at any time.
    Do you provide cots and high chairs?
    Yes, we provide cots and infant beds in all rooms free of charge.
    Do you organize tours and excursions from the villa?
    Yes, we can arrange private tours to Ravello, Amalfi and Capri as well as exclusive tours of the Vatican museums and luxury Italian fashion outlets.
    Do you arrange theme holidays?
    Yes, we organize wine and food holidays complete with cooking lessons, and week-long yoga vacations. Please contact us for further details.

Positano

  • In which months of the year can you swim in the sea?
    Generally, the mild climate of the Amalfi Coast makes swimming in the sea a valid option from mid April until the first days of November. This said, even in January, in the heart of winter, on particularly sunny days, you may well find somebody decides to take a dip.
    What is the average winter daytime temperature in Positano?
    Daytime temperatures are at their lowest in January, when they drop to around 12 C.
  • Do restaurants and shops stay open in the winter?
    Some businesses do close in January and February but you will always find a good selection of shops and restaurants open in Positano, whatever the time of year.

Weddings

  • Do you organize weddings at the villa?
    We organize religious marriage ceremonies at the villa, with the exception of catholic weddings: these can be performed in the town church and subsequently celebrated at the villa. As an alternative, you might like to choose to receive a blessing from a catholic priest in the villa or organize a symbolic wedding.
    Can you organize the translation of the relative documents and of the marriage service?
    Yes, an interpreter will be present throughout the service and the documents will be translated in the language of the bride and groom.
    Do you supply catering?
    Yes, we regularly work with a company specializing in large-scale events.
    How many guests can attend a wedding at Villa Oliviero?
    The terraces of the villa can comfortably accommodate up to 100 people .
  • In the case of adverse weather conditions, can the terraces be covered?
    The terraces of the villa can be easily covered. Only the stairs between the terraces will remain exposed to the elements.
    Up to what time can the party last?
    As long as you want: there are no neighbors, so there are no restrictions.
    Are there other places where guests can stay nearby?
    Yes, Villa Oliviero has another five, 1 and 2 bed apartments available for rent. If you have a lot of guests requiring accommodation, we can obtain preferential rates in a number of hotels in Positano.