Villa Of The Italian Intellectual Elite For Sale Overlooking The Sea Of Positano

Nestled in the heart of the Amalfi Coast, this extraordinary panoramic estate is one of the most beautiful villas on the entire coast, entrusted for sale exclusively to Lionard Luxury Real Estate ( with an asking price of 26 million euros.

Set in a private and quiet location, it offers over 800 sqm of internal spaces, divided between the main villa, an independent apartment, and a guest house, surrounded by splendid outdoor space measuring approximately 700 sqm. This property extends over several terraced levels that gently wind down between open spaces and gardens towards the sea below, offering a private sunbathing area and exclusive, direct access to the crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean Sea.

Located in Positano, an extraordinary town of the “Divine Coast”, this villa was built in 1963, standing out for the use of high-quality materials commissioned to various Italian excellences. The rooms are adorned with wrought iron, brass taps and majolica floors.

A popular destination for prominent personalities, attracted by the incomparable beauty of this property, by the privacy it offers, guaranteed by its high position on the coast and its private access to the sea, this villa was the setting for the most memorable receptions of the 1970s and ’80s. Over the years, it has hosted intellectuals, artists and illustrious figures of the Italian cultural scene and political figure such as Roberto Olivetti, Sergio Vacchi, Inge Feltrinelli and Alberto Moravia, who was so in love with the Amalfi Coast that he defined it as “a dream that doesn’t seem real.”

The villa appears today as the result of a careful renovation and research project. Arranged on three levels, it offers precious and truly unique rooms, designed with attention to every detail, furnished with style and rich in details. The splendid hand-painted majolica tiles stand out, giving light and inspiration to every room.

Outside, natural paths wind down towards the sea. Among pergolas of bougainvillea and splendid plants of a thousand shades, we pass through gardens with lemon trees, relaxation areas, a barbecue area and a covered fitness area. The private sunbathing area offers two furnished terraces and a bar area, with an intercom connected to the villa. From here, direct access to the sea is guaranteed, both to dive in and savor the touch of the crystal clear water and the sun on the skin, and to leave by boat and explore the hidden corners of the coast, thanks to the private dockyard.

The management of such a prestigious property has lead its owners to rely exclusively on Lionard Luxury Real Estate S.p.A. ( thanks to its leading role as an Italian PropTech in the ultra-luxury real estate market.

Founded in 2008, LIONARD Luxury Real Estate S.p.A. immediately established itself as a leading company in the Italian luxury real estate market, first Italian luxury PropTech. Thanks to a portfolio of over 3,700 luxury properties with a total value of over 20 billion euros and an average per property of 5,3 million euros, the company successfully meets the needs of a national and international clientele looking for extraordinary properties.

With six offices in Italy, located in the most prestigious locations in Florence, Milan, Rome, Naples, Venice and Porto Cervo and a development process that involves the opening of other offices in Italian cities of great strategic value, LIONARD S.p.A. employs a team of Real Estate Consultants with in-depth knowledge of real estate.