Looking for a Tuscan holiday rental property for Christmas and New Year? Villa Rossa is close to various ski resorts for a white winter treat, the Christmas markets for those wanting to bag a festive bargain as well as the beautiful cities of Pisa, Lucca and Florence. The villa is decorated with festive decorations, a christmas tree and comes with complimentary christmas hamper and sparkling wine as well as a secret santa who on Christmas Eve will deliver presents to the door an ideal for those with children ask the owners for details!A stunning 200 year old Villa with pool, set in private gardens sleeping 10 . Few properties enjoy such tranquillity & seclusion yet have the added advantage of being able to walk to a historic thermal spa centre with bars, shops, restaurants & supermarkets. Ideal for family groups, reunions and special occasion breaks. Villa Rossa is a great base from which you can explore Tuscany, or simply relax, soaking up the Tuscan sun, enjoying delicious local food produce and experiencing "La Dolce Vita!"It has been renovated with no expense spared with gas central heating, log fire. 4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms. 2 Lounges, TV's, DVD's, & Library, 2 fully equipped kitchens & a complimentary wine rack. Outside is ideal for alfresco dining with its BBQ, stone pizza oven, tables and chairs set under a shady gazebo. The enclosed garden has sun loungers and childrens play area, making Villa Rossa ideal for all the family!. Pool open April to October
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Viareggio & Pisa di Marina 60 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Pisa 70 km, Nearest railway: Bagni di Lucca, Fornoli 4 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||King Beds (2), Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
MAIN KITCHEN includes 5 burner hob, oven, grill, pizza oven, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher, toaster, Italian coffee makers & microwave. MAIN LOUNGE has a balcony, with stunning Tuscan views seating 10 comfortably, TV, DVD, Video, Books, Games, DVDs for all the family & information library. The DINING ROOM seats 10 comfortably. GROUND FLOOR KITCHEN includes 4 burner hob, oven, grill, large fridge/freezer & toaster.GROUND FLOOR LOUNGE seats 4 people, with TV, DVD, Videos, DVDs & books leads to the garden.Bedroom 1 - Ground floor King size bedroom.Bedroom 2 - Double bedroom.Bedroom 3 – King size bedroom.Bedroom 4 - 2 Storey Family Room with 2 single Beds downstairs and upstairs a King size bed & the family rooms en suite shower roomBathroom 1 - Bath, Shower, Toilet, Bidet, Sink, Vanity Unit, Hairdryer. Services Bed 1.Bathroom 2 - Bath, Shower, Toilet, Bidet, Sink, Vanity Unit. Services Bed 2 & 3Bathroom 3 - En suite with Shower Enclosure, Toilet, Sink. Services Family BedroomFor all 2 week bookings the property will be cleaned again during your stay & all bed linens & towels changed.Unlimited WiFi being installed from May 2015
|Further details outdoors|
GARDEN has BBQ, original stone pizza oven, sun loungers, decking around pool for further sun bathing in addition to the sun loungers, dining table & seating for 10. Children's play area with table, chairs & outdoor toys. For shade there is a gazebo & parasol.The pool, garden, outside seating, BBQ etc. is cleaned Wednesday & Saturday.
Pool open April to October
2016 BOOKINGS MADE BEFORE Nov 2015 CAN BE SECURED WITH A £200 NON REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT instead of the usual 50%. Prices include heating, lighting, bed linens, final clean & wine rack for you to enjoy during your stay. Pool is private not shared. Airport pick up & drop off offered, ask owners for details. CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR bookings include tree & welcome pack.
Bagni di Lucca is a beautiful thermal spa town, set in the heart of northern Tuscany close to the historic city of Lucca. Tuscany is steeped in history and culture, with its famous cities of Florence, Lucca, Pisa & Siena all waiting be explored. Its diverse landscapes from the rolling hills covered in vineyards and olive groves in its south, to the long sandy beaches of the Versilian coast and the breath taking scenery and hill villages found of its north. In Tuscany you can sample a true taste of Tuscany with mouth watering cuisine such as ribolitto, farro, wild boar, risotto con porcini and torta di castagna, all this coupled with an Italian way of life that has remained unchanged for centuries is what makes this region of Italy totally unique.
For those who enjoy outdoor sports, Tuscany offers a variety of activities from wonderful walking trails for all levels to horse riding, cycling, water sports and skiing in winter. Filled with quaint villages, miles of olive groves and vineyards, where you can sample the fine wines this region has to offer. Tuscany is diverse, stunning and easy to get around with great transport links it offers something for everyone to enjoy as part of their holiday break!
Bagni di Lucca is a great base to explore Tuscany and all it has to offer, it has good transport links being close to both Florence and Pisa airports. You can include in your holiday break . . . .
WALKING - Walk around the 25 villages that make up Bagni di Lucca or the nearby towns of Barga and Castlenuovo di Garfagnana
VILLAS & VINEYARDS - Experience wine tasting & olive oil tasting at the many vineyards in the area. Visit the large historic villas and palazzos
BEACHES - The Versilian coast is fantastic all year round. Wide sandy beaches & warm shallow waters make it ideal for families. Here you will also find children's play areas every 150 metres along the beach, which are great fun for the younger kids. Wonderful outdoor swimming pools are also available along the beach front.
MUSIC & OPERA - Lots to choose from throughout the year from Boccelli to opera and not forgetting the famous Lucca music festival.
CHILDREN'S FUN PARKS - Get 'Wet n Wild' at the Aqua Village Water Park, have family fun at the Cavallino Matto or explore Collodi the birth place of the author of Pinocchio with its themed fun park and gardens.
GOLF - Play at either Monte Catini or Versilia on their exclusive 18 hole golf courses.
SKI & SNOWBOARD - Within 30 minutes drive there are 3 great resorts Doganancia, Abetone - Val di Luce & Monte Cimone.
NATIONAL PARKS of Orrido di Bottri in Bagni di Lucca
THERMAL SPAS & POOLS - Spa centres within a short walk for those wanting to relax and have a bit of pampering as part of their break. Outdoor thermal spa pools filled with natural spa water and spa treatment centres.
TENNIS - 3 clay courts & one all weather court
SPORTS ACTIVITIES - Paragliding, Canoeing, Rafting, Cycling, Horseriding,Quad Biking & Paint Ball.