Villa | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Villa Raffaelli rises on a medieval fortress: it used to be the country house of the noble Lucca's family Raffaelli, judges, literature men and bishops; Pietro Raffaelli was the teacher of Modena's Duke and Raffaello Raffaelli was a historian.
In the house we can admire the walls pictured and decorated with stucco, the library and many ancient pieces of furniture: for the guests there are six romantic bedrooms, all with the name and the perfume of a flower.
The garden with its Italian flower beds is a hanging terrace on Michelangelo's Alpi Apuane and on the Garfagnana.The new Jacuzzi heated and covered will be your relax also under the stars in the glass cupola.
The property is composed by a main villa and a Lemonhouse.
Near the ancient well you find the swimming pool (10x5x0,90), with deck chairs and gazebo.
In the Limonaia a relaxing area ideal for candlelight dinners.
When you arrive a welcome surprice with typical Garfagnana's products, cakes and drinks of house.
The guardian lives on the second floor - with an independent entrance so your privacy is assured.
There is a small chapel on the property, ideal for your ceremonies.
IN THE VILLA PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED
Distances: Railway station in Fosciandora at 2 km; at 600 mt a village (Migliano) with food shops, post office and pharmacy.
A restaurant is at 1 km and at 4 km Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, Gallicano, Barga.
Pisa airport is 50 minutes by car. Lucca approx. 45 km.
Railway station 2 km, airport 60km (Pisa), shops 600m, shopping centre 4 km open also on sunday.
The garden with Italian flower beds is a hanging terrace on Michelangelo's Alpi Apuane on the Garfagnana.
Barbecue near the swimming pool.
Museum yesterday life, stronghold of poet Ariosto, castle of Montalfonso and Verrucole, hermitage of Matilde di Canossa, marble caves, Thermal bath Bagni di Lucca, Poet Giovanni Pascoli house, Lucca, Pisa, Versilia coast and Abetone ski resort
Swimmingpool 10x5x0,90 wood plane with sunchairs and gazebo and barbecue.
Jacuzzi heated and covered with glass cupola (diameter 3m)
nearby: Passo Radici, Abetone, La Formica.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 6 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 Family bathrooms|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
Main villa (800 sqm):
Ground floor: reading room, tea room, dining room with fireplace, kitchen, store room, toilette.
First floor: music living room, games room with secret garden, library, 3 double bedrooms, 1 twin bedroom, 2 single bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with tub, 1 bathroom with Jacuzzi shower, 1 bathroom with shower.
BABY-BED available, iron and iron board
Open room for candlelight dinners, open small living room and fitness area.
TV sat, DVD player
Kitchen with: oven, toaster, fridge, freezer, dishwasher
Refundable security deposit: € 500 (cash upon arrival; it will be totally returned, if no damages or losses occurred)
Included in the rental price:
Linen: bed sheets, towels, kitchen linen (weekly changed)
Electricity, water, gas.
NOT included in the rental price:
Extra Services on request and NOT included in the rental price:
bike rent, horse-riding, cook service, maid service.
A Booking Fee of 30.00€ is to be added to the rental price.