Bedrooms:3 Bathrooms:2 Property Type:Vacation Home Sleeps:8
Amenities:BBQ, Child Friendly, Disability Access, Dishwasher, Fireplace, Freezer, Internet Access, Iron, Laundry, Microwave, Oven, Patio, Shower, Stove, Swimming Pool, TV, Wireless Internet AccessActivities:Swimming
Description:Villa Paola is situated at 3 Km south of Lucca. nGuests: max 10 people nrates: from 1500 Euro / week n nThis newly built house is on the hills near the Convent of Saint Cerbone. nIt is immersed in the nature and surrounded by a wood with chestnut trees where small wild animals such as squirrels live. nThis Villa is ideal for people who wish to escape from the daily frenetic life and breathe unpolluted air. n nIt is composed as follows: sitting room with a typical stone fireplace, a dining room, a kitchen with all modern facilities, two bathrooms with a shower and a studio where there is a double bed settee and a cocktail cabinet, two double bedrooms and a bedroom with a bunk bed. The bedrooms are furnished with typical Tuscan furniture. n nUpstairs there is an attic with a double bed, an armchair, and two chests. n nOutside the house there is a beautiful swimming pool ( 12 x 6 meters) where you can refresh yourself during the hot summer days and a big garden (3000 meters) where you can dine or drink a glass of Italian wine under a very comfortable patio. n nFeatures: TV, stove and oven, dishwasher, washing machine, iron, freezer, microwave, fireplace, bbq, internet wifi n nThis place is ideal for people who like walking on the hills, visit historic places such as: Pisa(15Km), Florence(65Km), Siena, Viareggio, Cinqueterre and other small typical Tuscan villages. n nThe highway exit is just 5 minutes by car and the centre of Lucca just 10 min. n nEven if Villa Paola is on the hills, you can easily reach the Supermarket (5 min. by car) and other shops without going to the centre of Lucca. n
Description:Borgo Casciano offers a terrific setting for a large gathering or for smaller groups.c2a0 The entire villa is complete with five apartments that accommodate 22 guests and can be rented as one exclusive dwelling for a large group. The apartments can also be rented separately. nBorgo Casciano rents from SATURDAY to SATURDAY. nThe location of Borgo Casciano is ideal for day excursions throughout Tuscany. From its perfect vantage point directly in the heart of Chianti, you can reach Florence, Siena or Lucca in less than an hour, and all of the beautiful hill towns of the area are within easy reach. nThe closest village is Mercatale Val di Pesa, with shops and restaurants, which you can reach with a five minute drive or a fifteen minute walk through the fields.c2a0 There is a nice selection of restaurants within ten minutes' drive, and you will find a list of recommendations and useful hints in the villa. Facilities for horseback riding are available nearby. nThe buildings of Borgo Casciano were once an old mill, with an adjacent barn.c2a0 In 2011 they have been completely restored and transformed into five elegant and tasteful country units.c2a0 The owners live on the property in a separate historical villa, about 200 meters from the borgo across the garden.c2a0 They are fluent in English and are happy to help guests during their stay on the their property. nThe estate is surrounded by vineyards, olive groves and fields that are often full of sunflowers...the quintessential hills of Chianti!c2a0 A new pool will be set in the middle of the olive trees. nA short drive along 300 meters of an unpaved country lane lined with cypresses leads to the property.c2a0 Each apartment has a private outdoor area for al fresco dining, and there is a common outdoor area with parasols and lounges where guests can gather together. nEach accommodation has been furnished with love and care, with Tuscan colored walls, terracotta floors, original art, antiques and beautiful fabrics.c2a0 All of the bedrooms are air conditioned, and amenities include satellite TV, radio, microwave/convection oven, refrigerator, American and Italian coffee makers, toaster, barbecue and hair dryers.c2a0 There is a laundry room in the main building, accessible to all guests, with a washing machine. nFlorence is about 20 minutes away, Greve in Chianti 25 minutes, San Gimignano 30 minutes, Siena 50 minutes.c2a0 Montalcino and Pienza can be reached in about 90 minutes, and the Tuscany coast is about an hour's drive.c2a0 The nearest airport is Florence, about 30 kilometers away. nBorgo Casciano offers five apartments, which can be rented separately or in any combination up to 22 guests.c2a0 It's an ideal location for a family reunion or gathering of friends. To see the full property, please look at Borgo Casciano 22. nUnits 1/2/3 are located in the larger building, which was previously the olive oil mill.c2a0 Units 4/5 are located in the smaller building, which used to be the barn. nBorgo Casciano 5 - Granaio n4 guests n110 square meters nGround floor nLiving Living room, very large well equipped kitchen, small bathroom nFirst floor nOne twin bedroom (beds can be joined), one double bedroom, large dressing/storage room, bathroom with both shower and hydromassage bathtub.c2a0 Pleasant private furnished outdoor area. nBooking fee: 35 Euros nBed and bath linen: One set of bed and bath linen per week included in the price. nMaid service included: One hour included once per week nBaby bed:c2a0 100 Euros nSofa bed:c2a0 150 Euros nFinal cleaning: 100 Euros per unit nUtilities and heating: Metered and included up to 50 Euros per week, according to usage after that nSecurity deposit: 400 Euros per unit nPool open:c2a0 May 4 to September 21, 2013 nPool towels:c2a0 Included nPets:c2a0 Not permitted nAvailable upon request: Advance grocery shopping, catered dinners from the nearby restaurant nLate arrival:c2a0 Upon request and approval of the owner a late arrival is possible between 7:00pm and 9:00pm for an extra fee of 50 Euros.
Description:Allodole P is a pretty apartment on a lovely estate close to the famous medieval town of San Gimignano. The apartment has its own terrace, perfect for dining al fresco, a balcony and there are shady spots for relaxing in the grounds close by. A few steps from the house is an azure swimming pool enjoying a gorgeous views of the Tuscan countryside. nThis lovely little estate consists of two Tuscan farm buildings, forming just three apartments. Although immersed in lovely unspoilt countryside, just 3kms away is the amazing town of San Gimignano famous for itse28099 medieval towers and ancient history. nFurnished in simple Tuscan style, Allodole P apartment consists of a bright living room with sitting area with settee, dining table and chairs and decorative gallery floor above. There is a kitchen, also with table and chairs, opening onto the apartmentse28099 lovely terrace reached by a few steps. There is a double bedroom, a bathroom and a second double bedroom which has itse28099 own shower room and patio doors opening onto a balcony. nThe apartmentse28099 terrace, furnished with table and chairs, is perfect for dining al fresco whilst enjoying the delightful view across the hills, a panorama also enjoyed from the balcony. A few steps from the apartment there are shady spots for relaxing and a barbeque for guests use. The estate of course has a lovely swimming pool (14m x 7m) which has wonderful views over the verdant countryside dotted with vineyards. nIte28099s a great location from which to leisurely explore San Gimignano with its famous medieval towers and historic monuments only 3 kms away. The town has a good selection of amenities, a supermarket, and an excellent selection of restaurants. nThe rest of Tuscanye28099s many sights are easily reached by car and there are also rail and bus links from nearby Poggibonsi (14kms) to Florence and Siena making these famous Tuscan cities easy to visit. nDETAILS nLiving room with sitting area with settee, dining table and chairs and gallery floor (decorative only) Kitchen with cooker (4 gas rings electric oven), fridge, table and chairs Double bedroom Bathroom with bathtub and hand shower, basin, bidet and w.c. Double bedroom with ensuite shower room with shower, basin, bidet and w.c opening onto balcony. nCentral heating Terrace Barbecue Swimming pool Satellite television Fly screens Use of washing machine Parking 3km to the town of San Gimignano.
Description:Ancient hamlet of houses dating back to the 17th century comprising 11 large and welcoming units. This hamlet has been recently restored preserving its original architectural features and its ancient charm. nThis property is peacefully situated on the west slope of Mount Cetona on a large 7-hectare estate and offers beautiful panoramic views over the surrounding landscape and over the Orcia valley. All of the units are nicely furnished in a rustic style. nThis hamlet provides a large park (10000 square meters) with century-old trees, heated pool, tennis court, playground for children, bowling green and barbecue. nThe location is ideal to discover the most beautiful corners of Tuscan and Umbria: within 50 km there are several charming towns such as Cetona, Montalcino, Montepulciano and Pienza. nThe nice spas of San Casciano dei Bagni are approx. 9 km away while Chianciano spas are 20 km away. Lake Trasimeno is approx. 40 km away. nThe access to the property is via an unpaved road of approx. 1,9 km. nDistances: Sarteano with general stores 9 km away, Chiusi with railway station (daily connections to Rome and Florence) 20 km away, Perugia 70 km, Siena 95 km away, Florence (airport) 135 km, San Gimignano 138 km, Lucca and Pisa (airport) 215 km away, Roma (airport) a 185 km. nAt guestse28099 disposal: large well-groomed park surrounding the property of approx. 10000 square meters with beautiful century-old trees, heated swimming-pool (14 x 7 m e28093 depth from 1,5 m to 2,5 m e28093 open from 01/05 to 30/09 - from 8:00 to 20:00), open-air shower (cold and warm water), large terrace offering wonderful views over the surrounding landscape, tennis court (concrete) available free of charge, bowling green, barbecue, playground for children. nAll of the apartments provide a private outdoor area and free internet connection. nA nice bar is on the premises and it is available upon request. Laundry (2 washing-machines and a dryer - e282ac 4,- / per washing - e282ac 2,- / per drying). nParking within the grounds. nExtra Services: Baby bed available upon request (free of charge). nMaid service by arrangement (e282ac 15,- / per hour to be paid on site). Upon request it is also possible to rent a large common room for events and /or ceremonies (160 square meters e28093 price upon request). nSmall pets are allowed by paying an extra charge of e282ac 50,- / per stay (payment on site). n125 m2 nGround floor: large living-room (satellite TV) with dining area, double sofa-bed and fireplace, small kitchen (oven, small microwaves, freezer, dishwasher, toaster, American coffee maker). n1st floor: spacious double bedroom (four-poster bed) with access on to the outside and ensuite bathroom with bathtub, twin-bedded room, bathroom with shower. nPrivate outdoor area (lawn).
Bedrooms:6 Bathrooms:2 Property Type:Vacation Home Sleeps:12
Amenities:Air Conditioning, BBQ, CD Player, Cable/Satellite TV, Central heating, Child Friendly, Computer Access, DVD Player, Freezer, Internet Access, Refrigerator, TV, Towels, Wireless Internet AccessActivities:Museums, Shopping
Description:The Villa is centrally located in the Emilia Romagna region, the food belt of Italy. Our nearest town is Salsomaggiore, famous for its spa, and night life. Geographically, we are the hub for Northern Italy, with links leading to Milan and the lakes, the Mediterranean at Genoa, the Adriatic at Rimini, Venice/Verona to the North East, Turin to the West, and Florence to the South. Our nearest travel hub is the town of Fidenza, which offers links to the Autostada road networks, linking every major city in Italy. With average road travel speeds of 140kph, major cities in the region can be reached within 2 hours. Property is big enough to accommodate a few extra family members or friends during your stay, yet cosy enough for a family of four. n nSmall hillside village for peace, tranquility and the quiet life, yet close to the spa town of Salsomaggiore, and the market towns of Fidenza, Lugagnano, Fiorenzuola - and the local provincial capitals of Piacenza and Parma. Close to the medieval castles of Castell' Arquato, Castel Nuovo, Vigoleneo, Bardi. Visit Giuseppe Verdi's birthplace, theatre and museum at Busetto - catch some local opera to go with the local food and hospitality. n nSample the local trattorias around our Holiday Home Italy where you will find superbly cooked regional foods together with quality local wines. nOr...have a restful night at home in the Holiday Villa Italy, and try the local pasta specialty, freshly home made and recently frozen in your freezer. Take your meal outside and enjoy it alfresco, or even have a barbecue. Watch the sun go down over the hills with a bottle of local wine, also available within the Villa whenever you want it! What more could a weary traveller require in a Holiday Home Italy. n nThe Villa (Country Villa Italy) has six large double bedrooms - three with queen sized double beds, and three with twin single beds. All bed linen, towels etc are provided. For winter guests, we have duvets, blankets and electric blankets. n nThe living room has satellite TV (ex UK) offering news from BBC, SKY and CNN as well as sports channels, childrene28099s channels and general entertainment. We have a DVD player (Zone 2) plus our own DVDs for you to use. The DVD/CD player has both internal and external speakers to complement your al-fresco dining. n nThe cantina (wine cellar) offers a cool storage facility for your groceries, wines and beers, though we also a separate drinks fridge to keep those white wines, beers and soft drinks at ideal temperatures. n nOur key entertainment facility is our external al-fresco dining area, useable for 9 months of the year offering a covered, protected dining/entertainment area, plus a wood-fired barbeque. n n nThe villa has full central heating with radiators in all rooms. Air-conditioners are fitted in all the bedrooms, plus the living room. The living room also has a slow combustion fire. All windows are double glazed, and all have sliding fly/mosquito screens.(Country Villa Rental Italy). n nWe offer a lap-top PC, printer, and internet access. (Broadband WIFI now available) n nThe Country Villa Italy is located on its own 4 acre site, backing on to natural hillsides. Views are fantastic. On clear days, you can see the Alps over the plain beyond Milan, over 150kms away! n n The area around the Villa is beautiful natural countryside, forming the foothills of the Apennines. Our local village Borla is a few minutes drive, or a 15 minute walk. Get some fresh bread from the bakery every morning! n t t t t t t t nWe are centrally located in Northern Italy, around 30 minutes drive to transport hub at Fidenza, with access to a very expansive motorway network, and high speed train links to Milan, Florence, Rome etc. nWe have numerous medieval castles (our local one at Vigoleno is clearly visible from the Villa. Other locals include Castelle28099 Arquato, Bardi, Fonatanellato etc). nVenture further afield to Verona (two hours door to door) and see the Roman amphitheater, or better still catch the open air opera during the summer season. nGet to the Med, and visit the Cinque Terre. Beautiful scenery - 2 hours drive n nAnother excellent day trip is to visit prestige motor factories in Bologna and Modena. Start with Ducati in Bologna, then head back through Modena and visit both Ferrari & Lambourghini. nMilan offers fantastic shopping, the Duomo, La Scala for opera lovers and many museums. Make a good day of it. We recommend taking the train - gets you right into the centre. nParma, our local city, offers many palaces, gardens, shopping, food and a fantastic museum. See the 17th century Farnese wooden opera theatre, plus a Da Vinci painting. n nCheck out the numerous photos on our Picassa web site: n nhttp://picasaweb.google.com/103794072762448037106/VillaRosi6BedroomWithACNearParma?authkey=Gv1sRgCMyu0_OQ5vyyjQE# n nMore info at www.villarosi.com n
Description:'Apartment Piero' is a modern farmhouse apartment located in the medieval estate which has been renovated with special care. Antiques, original bench tops and sinks marble staircases, paintings and more add to the atmosphere. The apartment has wonderful views of the Val d'Orcia. Apartment Piero has two double bed rooms and two shower rooms. The apartment is beautifully furnished in a style dating back to the 50s. There is a living room with fireplace and a modern kitchenette. The apartment has independent central heating. Children under 5 years are free. Final cleaning is included in the above prices. Water and Electricity are also included. On the estate for communal use is a large dining room with fireplace, a barbecue, laundry, private swimming pool with solarium and a swimming pool for children, private lake for fishing, mountain bikes at disposal of the guests and endless possibilities to go trekking. Horse ride is available on request. Pets are welcomed. There are other six apartments in the estate that can be rented together for larger groups : Apartment Orchia, Apartment Rhea , Apartment Amiata, Apartment Chiostro, Apartment Vignoni and Apartment Pienza Each apartment varies from the next in size and decor. Some apartments offer antique wardrobes, while others have a style dating back to the 50's, some apartments offer wooden beamed ceilings and yet others offer open plan living areas. Each apartment is unique. All apartments have garden furniture for relaxing. Though not included in the rental fee, Breakfast is available, served either in your room or on the terrace.
Description:Su una dolce collina di ulivi che domina il panorama della citt di Lucca, si erge la chiesa di Sant'Andrea, un'antica pieve romanica edificata nell'XII secolo. Il Bed and Breakfast La Pieve di Sant'Andrea accoglie i suoi ospiti in ampie ed eleganti camere ristrutturate e arredate mantenendo intatto il fascino dei secoli, dove il gusto dell'antico si sposa con le comodit dei giorni nostri, l'accoglienza e il calore di una famiglia con i confort e gli standard di un Hotel di prima categoria. Disponiamo di tre camere da letto doppie o triple, tutte arredate con mobili antichi e pregiati. La prima colazione viene servita nell'ampio soggiorno ed in estate nella veranda panoramica che si affaccia su Lucca.Le Toilette in marmo con doccia sono adiacenti alle camere. Su richiesta dei nostri ospiti, la padrona di casa offre corsi di cucina sulla gastronomia lucchese e toscana.