Farmhouse | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Apartment Lucia has 2 doubles and a twin bedroom, a living/dining room with sofa bed and beautiful arched windows, 2 bath/shower rooms and fully equipped modern kitchen.
Renovated to a very high standard, the apartment has a private patio area for al fresco dining, BBQ and is a perfect opportunity for a family or for friends to explore the real Tuscany and holiday away from the crowds.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Forti dei Marmi|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: PISA 70 km, Nearest railway: Castelnuovo di Garfagnana 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Swing set|
|Further details outdoors|
There is a separate annex building with games room. The large 17 metre pool is shared with 2 smaller apartments, Maria and Lisetta, which can also be rented for larger groups or family.
Have a day round the pool, or spend time touring the dozens of hill top villages, visiting the local market town of Castelnuovo or wandering the labyrinth cobbled streets of nearby Barga.
Within walking distance are the local tennis courts, mini market. small cafe/bar and the village of Villa Collemandina with bank, chemist, food shop and post office.
For the more energetic Garfagnana has the best walking in all of Tuscany. Outdoor activities are highly developed and can be easily arranged.
Saturday to Saturday not essential.
In colder weather there will be a metred charge for central heating, usually 10/15 Euros per day. Firewood is provided free of charge.
All other expenses are included in the rental cost. Towels and bed linen included.
The Tuscany region
Tuscany is the most popular region of Italy, famous for its wonderful climate, landscape, and art treasures.
The famous "art" cities of Florence, Sienna and Lucca are huge attractions, whilst the culinary tradition is there to be savoured.
Castiglione di Garfagnana
The area is well known for its excellent value cooking, using the best of local ingredients. A typical set lunch with 4 choices of pasta course, and 4 choices of main course costs only 9-10 Euros inclusive of bread, wine and coffee. It is possible to have a multi-course traditional Sunday lunch or dinner with ample wine, coffee and liquors for less than 25 Euros.
The area around the village, Villa Collemandina, is without doubt one of the loveliest environments in all of Tuscany, absolutely stunning verdant meadows framed by the glistening white marble mountains of the Apuane.