Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 7
Our typical farmhouse is divided in two completely indipendents apartments (apartment 1 accommodates 6 people, Apartment 2 accommodates 4 people) entirely restored and fully furnished , well-kept, retaining many of its original features(old beams and terracotta tiles).
The original rustic feel of the place having been maintained with the use of simple yet elegant furniture.
The whole is well balanced and easy to live, where large spaces allow one to relax and enjoy the tranquillity of the surrounding countryside.
Set deep in the beautiful tuscan landscape, in a very peaceful, rural setting, in a very sunny position,surronding by woods and orchards, ideal for long walks, trekking and for visit a very charmant part of the magic Tuscany with its historical villages (Collodi, Vellano,Montecatini Terme..).
Our farm covers about 10 acres of fields, hills, orchards, vineyards and olive groves. Inside you can move freely, make beautiful walks or bike (very pleasant and a nice stroll to the typical village of Montecarlo dda cove you can enjoy a wonderful view over the plain of Lucca).
Our guests can access the area where we grow vegetables organically and personally pick the vegetables, taste our excellent extra virgin olive oil and wines of our region.
Pescia, 4 Km far, is a medieval town with a very rich heritage, where you can find all the amenities and excellents restaurants in which one can taste the genuine products of this area( mushrooms, truffels, olive-oil, red wines..) and eat superb and typical dishes such as panzanella, ribollita, cioncia prepared using only meat from the head of the veal, beans from Sorana..).
Your hostess, Silvia & Sergio, will provide you with maps, books,guides and great touring ideas.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Marina di Vecchiano, Tirrenia or Viareggio 45 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Pisa "Galilei" international airport 45 km, Nearest railway: Pescia 3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Table tennis|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
Fully furnished of dishes, cutleries, toaster, hair-drier,coffee machine, boiler...
Typical wood stove in the living room.
Tourist informations (maps, brochures, books...) inside and in the lovely cave at the ground floor.
Our organic extravirgin olive oil on sale.
WIFI free access in Pescia (Sismondi library or in Mazzini square) 4 km away.
|Further details outdoors|
Natural meadow and garden forniture.
A very large garden with trees in sunny position.
Seasonal fruits and vegetables available and the superb organic olive oil that we produce in our farm
Each apartments has its own reserved space outside in the garden and independant entrance.
"Lavanda" apartment (exterior facilities) : garden with table and chairs, sunbeds, ping pong table, basketball net,round swimming pool (with daily monitoring of chlorine and ph), barbecue, parking.
"I Girasoli" apartment : loggia in front of the entrance with table and chairs, garden with sunbeds, barbecue,parking.
laundry room on the ground floor in common between the two apartments, bicycles, cave with tourist info.
The Tuscany region
Surrounding by green hills renowned for producing wine (Montecarlo and its farmhouse estates), few kilometres from the old village of Collodi ( the historical Garzoni Garden and the Monumental Park of Pinocchio) and the mountain area known as Pesciatina Switzerland (with its enchanting landscape of hills and ten medieval villages), ideal for trekking, "il Melograno" is in the heart of Tuscany, between Lucca and Florence .
Climate is mild all the year (January and February are the coldest months).
It's easy to reach the nearby villages (Montecarlo, Pescia, Collodi, Montecatini Terme..) Ideal departure point for day-trips in the most historical and famous cities, such as Lucca (14 Km), Pisa (36 Km), Pistoia (20 Km) Florence (50 Km), Volterra (75 Km), Vinci (30 Km), Viareggio and the sea(40 Km),Siena (110 Km), San Gimignano (85 Km) and the Cinque Terre (100 km)