Italian Holiday Accommodation - Casa Piccola Katie - Elizabeth Peddey School of Cookery and Gastronomy
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Italian Holiday Accommodation – Casa Piccola Katie

You will find exceptional, affordable holiday accommodation right in the historical centre of  Pisciotta, at Casa Piccola Katie.  Casa Piccola Katie is a small, self contained house on Via Langeolotti.  It is a delightful nest for a couple enjoying a summer holiday in Pisciotta.  It is only 30 metres from Casa San Marko, which is also owned by Elizabeth.  Both houses can be rented together – comfortably accommodating 6 people.

In Casa Piccola Katie, the large comfortable bedroom is on the ground floor.  It has a large bed and plenty of storage space.

Upstairs there is a simple kitchen, with a gas stove, a refrigerator and a washing machine.  There is a table and chairs in front of the small balcony in the living area.  From the balcony you can see glimpses of the beautiful sea view.  The small bathroom is off the kitchen.  Breezes pass across the space from the balcony to the large kitchen window.  All windows and the balcony doors have screens and shutters.

House Description & Orientation


Piazza Pinto is the main piazza in Pisciotta. Your taxi or bus will drop you here.  If you are driving you can unload your luggage here.  Pisciotta is a medieval village and there is no car access in the historical centre.  There are stairs and cool narrow pathways throughout the village – connecting the tiers of housing, the church, the castle, the different bars and restaurants.

Your keys and directions to the house will be coordinated at the time of your booking confirmation. From Piazza Pinto it takes less than 5 minutes walking (once you know your way) to get to Casa Piccola Katie.

For more detailed information on Pisciotta, the markets, restaurants, bars and beaches visit the Pisciotta page.


The house is small, simple, unrenovated but comfortable and clean.  It is perfect for 2 people or a couple to share.
The house is situated on a path that directly connects to the stairs that you can walk down to the beach.  It takes less than 20 minutes by foot to reach the beach, bars and restaurants and shops of Marina di Pisciotta.

As you enter the house – the bedroom is on the ground floor.  There is a large double bed and plenty of storage space here.  Ceilings are high, the window large and cool breezes can pass into the room from the shaded street below.


We hope that you will find that a holiday in Casa Piccola Katie allows you to enjoy the very best of a traditional Italian village experience.

Summary of the space:

  • Sleeps 2
  • One large double bedrooms
  • One bathroom
  • Gas Stove
  • Washing machine.
  • Kitchen, dining – sitting area has a small balcony and a view to the sea.
Assistance for Guests

Our housekeeper Francesca only speaks Italian.

I am available to you by telephone or email during your stay.

I live in Australia but can assist you by telephone or email as necessary.

I am happy to assist you with travel and transfer and orientation information for your stay.

I urge you to contact Luigi Gatto, owner of a local Travel and Tours Agency in nearby Palinuro – Cilento Viaggie, Via Acqua dell’Olmo, 248, 84051 Palinuro.  Telephone +39 0974 931362 or email for travel information and bookings. Luigi can also assist with local car hire, bus and boat excursions to the Blue Grottoes of Palinuro, Capri and the archeological sites of Paestum and Pompeii.  Luigi can help with organising your flight, train and further hotel bookings.   He speaks English, is a friend of mine and while he works in Palinuro he lives in Pisciotta.

Getting Around

You can only access the house by foot and some stairs.

There is only pedestrian access throughout the historical centre of the village.

Having to walk everywhere means automatically that you are living differently to how we live at home.  There is no need to have a car to visit Pisciotta but that said it is nice to have one to explore the beautiful surrounding beaches, wineries and restaurants.  Increasingly cyclists are visiting this area of Campania.

For a more detailed description of Pisciotta and the surrounds please visit our Pisciotta page.

Pisciotta, Campania, Italy



Pricing and Terms


Nightly rate is 45 Euro per night for 1 – 2 people

For the month of August there is a flat nightly rate of 65 Euro for 1 – 2 guests.

Special Offer: Please contact me directly for long term rental opportunities.

Cleaning fee is 50 Euro per Stay.

This is paid directly to the housekeeper on collection of the keys

Long stay guests receive complimentary 2 hours cleaning each fortnight.  Additional hours may be negotiated at 10 euro per hour. Book with Annunziata directly or coordinate through me.

All linen, towels and bedding are provided. Simple toiletries, laundry powder, cleaning and dishwashing liquid and some basic pantry items are supplied.


All payments are made in euros and made by electronic funds transfer into my nominated bank account. All bank transfer fees are the responsibility of the guest.

A 20% deposit is payable on booking and the balance must be paid in full 30 days before your stay.
Your booking is not confirmed until the deposit is received into my bank account.
Failure to make the balance payment 30 days before your scheduled arrival may result in you losing the booking and the deposit.

A 100Euro bond is collected at the time of check in. This is refunded within 7 days of departure.
Please notify us of any breakages and you will be asked to replace broken items with same. Most plates can be replaced from the gift shop at Tre Guefi. Broken glass ware and other items will be taken from your bond. You are asked to advise me by messaging or email of all breakages and damage before your departure.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be received in writing.

Less than 30 Days Notice

  • Unless the house can be re-booked 0% refund

30 – 60 Days Notice

  • 50% refund

More than 60 Days Notice

  • 100 Euro administration fee
  • Balance of money is refunded
House Rules and Other Things to Note

House Rules

It is a privilege to live in the historical centre of such an untouched village as Pisciotta. Other than in Ferragosto when there are many visitors in the village, the streets are extremely quiet. You never hear a television, other people’s music, raised voices or even children crying. We ask our guests to respect this tranquility and choose to come, partake and share in this wonderful experience. Please do not disturb our neighbours. This is their home.

Other Things to Note

Rubbish collection and recycling is taken extremely seriously throughout Italy and especially in Pisciotta. Information about this is detailed in your guest information package. Failure to comply will mean that your rubbish will not be collected, the cats may get into bags incorrectly sorted and left out and you will be entirely at the mercy of the local signore! Good luck with that!

Reservation Enquiries

For any reservation enquires please contact us using the button below.

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Thanks so much for the opportunity to visit such a beautiful part of the world. The house, town,

food, hills and beaches were all fabulous.