The apartment is located on the fourth floor of a historic building within the Renaissance walls of Lucca, near Porta San Pietro, Piazza del Giglio, the Palazzo Ducale, Piazza San Michele, Piazza San Martino, and Via Fillungo (a street with many different shops). It's an excellent starting point for visiting the historic city or walking on the walls surrounding the city.
It has been completely renovated and consists of a double bedroom, a living room with a TV and a sofa bed, a dining table, a fully equipped kitchen, and a bathroom with shower. We provide bed linens and towels. From the windows of the living room and the bedroom you can enjoy a beautiful view of the Cathedral of San Martino and the roofs of the houses in the old town. There is an elevator in the building, but those who have difficulty going up and down stairs should be advised that one needs to go up/down some steps to access the elevator.
The railway station is about 250 m. The bus station is about 350 mt. Pisa airport is about 20 km. It is also possible to park near the apartment or immediately outside the city walls. Close to the apartment there are many bars, restaurants, pizzerias, pubs, and many other kinds of shops, including a place to rent bikes.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Viareggio 20 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Pisa 20 km, Nearest railway: Stazione di Lucca 150 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 1|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Access||Parking, Lift access|
|Further details indoors|
For those arriving by car you can park near the apartment, in the appropriate spaces, or outside the city walls (which are about 50 mt. From the apartment). In the parking fee is charged from 8:00 am to 6:30 pm, you do not pay from 18:30 pm to 8:00 am.; Free parking at 400 mt. from the apartment
Check-in and check-out can be arranged directly with the owner, in case of arrivals during the night could be applied to a small price increase. If tenants were two or output can be applied to a person discounted rates to be agreed with the owner. Children under 6 are free.
The major attractions of the city are: Doge's Palace and the adjacent Teatro del Giglio, Piazza and Church of San Michele (ancient Roman forum), Piazza and Church of San Martino, the ways the Santa Croce and Fillungo (shopping street of the city) the Amphitheatre (formerly Roman amphitheater from which over the centuries have been obtained typical houses), Guinigi Tower.
There are also several museums such as the Casa Natale of Giacomo Puccini, the Museum of Comic Strip Art, the Museum of Villa Guinigi and Palazzo Mansi, the Museum of the Cathedral of St. Martin, the Lu.CCA (Lucca Center of Contemporary Art), etc. .. . Finally, the Renaissance city walls, unique, with its doors, the walk - all reachable explore on foot or by bicycle - and the characteristic underpasses still used by pedestrians and that you can visit.
The city of Lucca offers attractions for any time of year, the exhibition of Comics (between October and November), verie initiatives during the Christmas season, festivals of classical music and jazz (throughout the year), Summer Festival (July) , Sept. Lucca, etc. ...
Even the towns that are part of this province (Montecarlo, Capannori, Borgo a Mozzano, Coreglia, Barga, Castelnuovo Garfagnana, etc ...) offer attractions for the whole year, in particular it is recommended to visit some local historical centers (such as Montecarlo or Barga) and the various fairs dedicated to local products (chestnuts, barley, cheese and salami, etc ...).
The Versilia (Viareggio and Torre del Lago in particular) is culturally vibrant, as well as festivals that take place during the summer you can visit various museums and participate in numerous cultural events.