Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 42 km
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Isolated 70sqm holiday house in pure nature. Situated in the mountains of an area called Garfagnana or better as its inofficial name is wild tuscany it offers breathtaking views into the valleys, because it lies 600m above sea level, surrounded by a little forest, olive trees, meadows on a ground of 1,8 ha.

If you're a couple, a family or two couples and you're interested in nature, culture, outdoor sport like hiking, mountain-biking, canoeing, paragliding, riding horses, fishing. You want to relax in REAL quietness without neighbours to disturb you, it will be paradise.

A 3 kilometre way up the mountain in curves, sometimes narrow and steep shouldn't keep you off. Do you love old towns with markets to hang around, trying self-made vine, eating cheese and other antipasti?- then you've got a lot to see: Gallicano itself, which is the nearest town with a big supermarket, a station, a comunal swimming-pool and any other shop you need and has got a new and an old part lying on the river Serchio, with its famous dripstone cave and its convent to visit, Barga and Castelnuovo di Garfagnana and Bagni di Lucca with the thermal bains in the near. Vinci, the birth town of Leonardo da Vinci. Lucca in 38 km reach, Pisa with its famous cathedral and an airport as well (68km), Massa di Carrara and the marble mountains, Florence (90km) and the sunny beaches of the Versilia coast (42km)- everything within reach.

The house offers every modern comfort- a big open kitchen with gas oven, microwave oven, refrigerator and little freezer and dishwasher and a dining place, a living-room with a romantic fire place in front of a sofa and two armchairs, a stereo and two SAT-TVs (one in the second bedroom), DVD player . Two bedrooms and a little shower and toilet upstairs, a big terrace, partly with a roof, fully furnished, even with a lounge place to enjoy the views, the sunset and dawns, million of lights in the valley to watch at night, a barbecue place on the area and so on.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach massa di carrara 42 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Pisa airport 68 km, Nearest railway: Barga-Gallicano 9 km
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General CD player, Satellite TV
Standard Toaster
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden
Access Parking

The Tuscany region

The Garfgnana is the wild side of tuscany. Tourists are less than in other regions, it's kind of not yet discovered- and that'ts good!!

Pure, wild nature and villages and landscapes which send you to the middle-ages.

Waterfalls, lakes, rivers to discover in reach, a thermal bath- Bagni di Lucca,

Music events in Lucca, as the birth place of Puccini, Jazz festivals in Barga, on markets in the near and in the latest shops of Lucca!!

See for more information on our website

Hiking and walking in natural resorts with waterfalls and rivers, lakes like in Bagni di Lucca or many others.

Guieded biking and walking or rafting tours available.


see our website for more information