Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 3
Casa Guinigi is located on the first floor(about 15 steps) of a small building with only 2 other units. The apartment is about 90 sqm. or 900 square feet and well divided. The long hallway leads into the 4 areas of the apartment. The kitchen is at the far end with the terrace overlooking the garden. The living room is next to the kitchen. Next to the living the smaller bedroom, the bathroom and on the other end of the apartment is the large master bedroom.
The large master bedroom furnished with bright colorful furniture and draperies has two large windows. Modern bathroom with stall shower, sink, toilet and bidet and large window facing the inside garden. The second bedroom includes one single bed and a small fold-up bed for a 4th guest.This bed is suitable for a child. All windows look onto the garden and the apartment has very good sun exposure. There is a small area near the kitchen with the clothes washer. Laundry is dried on the laundry rack found in the apartment. A sofa is in the good size living room, TV and chairs.
The apartment is located near the Conservatory of Music Boccherini (Boccherini was an important musician born in Lucca in the 18th C).
The apartment can be rented for a minimum of one week. Longer periods preferred. No need for an automobile in the Lucca historic center as everything you need is within walking distance. One of the delights is going to the nearby family owned shops to buy your food, or stop for an espresso in the many cafes', or have a wonderful meal in one of the many restaurants located in the center. Stop to have a great espresso and chat with the locals. The Italians are very welcoming and always happy to chat with you in any language! Rent a bike in the many bike rental shops and enjoy the city even more.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Viareggio 20 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Pisa International Airport 20 km, Nearest railway: Lucca 500 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Further details indoors||
There is an extra room on the ground floor of the building which can be used to put bicycles, extra suitcases or anything else needed for extrra space.
As the apartment is located in ZTL (limited traffic area) autos are not allowed except those with permits. If car transportation to the apartment is necessary, only public taxis are allowed. This can be arranged with the apartment manager but paid for by guests.
A 50 euro final cleaning fee for up to 3 guests is to be paid by guests to apartment manager on arrival. For 4 guests the cleaning fee is 60 euros.
|Further details outdoors||
The apartment is located in the heart of the city. Only a steps from the famous Guinigi Tower, Amphitheatre, Via Fillungo main shopping street, cafes, restaurants, bike rentals, shopping. There are many food shops located all around the city to cook those great Italian meals.
After walking, biking is the best and most fun way to go around Lucca. There are many bike rental shops located within the city center.
The Tuscany region
Tuscany is a land of magic. The land of the great geniuses Michelangelo, Leonardo, Dante, Puccini, and many more. A land where you find not only great historic centres such Florence, Pisa, Siena, Lucca and the many smaller towns that are full of art and history dating back to the Etruscan civilisation and earlier. Tuscany is known for its varied landscape: mountains, seaside resorts, vineyards, olive groves. Beautiful islands just off the coast and much much more all within a short drive
The picturesque medieval city of Lucca, one of the most important in Tuscany, is a wonderful area for a holiday. There are many things to see and visit while in the area. The beautiful historic villas, the Garfagnana mountain area, the sea resorts of Viareggio and Forte dei Marmi, hiking, wine and olive oil tasting and much more.