De Maria House is situated in one of the most picturesque places on the Sorrento Peninsular, Massa Lubrense, where you can visit astonishing places of interest, rich in a variety of archaeological resources and fascinating history.
To make this marvellous place of the Mediterranean even more magical, there are also the wonderful panoramic views.
Massa Lubrense is also a good starting point to visit other pearls of the Sorrento Peninsular and the Amalfi Coast: Sorrento, Vico Equense, Positano, Ravello, Amalfi, Pompei, Napoli etc.
It’s position also enables you to easily reach the islands of Capri, Ischia, Procida using the efficient train and ferry services.
Two places that make Massa Lubrense unique and of great are: the first “Punta Campanella”, where the Temple of Athena (Athenaion) once stood, (le) and where today a few ruins of a Roman Villa ( l – ll century BC ) can be seen, and the Minerva Tower from the viceroyal age (1567); the second is the “Baia di Jeranto” a cove between two promontories called Punta Campanella and Punta Penna, where an old\ex quarry can be seen, nowadays owned and managed by a private trust FAI (Fondo Ambiente Italia), that gives free access to the public.
By train and bus to and from Pompei, Ercolano and Napoli
By bus to and from Massa Lubrense and Sorrento