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Farmhouse Villa with private pool

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from £286 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

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salt water pool in landscaped gardens by terrace

Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

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Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Lovingly rebuilt to high standard with the traditional teracotta tiles and chestnut beams with all modern facilities. There are 4 bedrooms, all with electric fans, 2 doubles with private en suite bathrooms, and 2 twin rooms that can also be made into doubles. The underfloor heating is perfect for low season and open fire for cosy winter months, and all bathrooms have heated towel rails. The kitchen is well-equippped for self-catering, although we can also recommend a cook!

All bath towels and pool towels are included, we also provide hairdryers in each bedroom, & we offer WIFI for personal use. The terrace is perfect for dining al fresco with stunning views of the lush countryside & valley below. There is also a fully functional pizza oven for a family fun meal! The beautiful salt water pool is in the proximity to the Farmhouse Villa, set in lovely gardens. Perfect setting for peace, solitude, relaxing and sunbathing, but close enough to the busy ancient walled city of Lucca. Thriving with exciting shops, and history for the avid sight-seeing guests.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach Viareggio 25 km
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: PISA 55 km, Nearest railway: LUCCA 14 km
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites
Furniture Double beds (2), Single beds (4), Cots (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Garden room is the perfect place for morning coffee, checking emails, afternoon siesta, pre-dinner drinks or after dinner coffee...the choice is yours. There is also a dining room inside for the low season, although the terrace is perfect for eating outside in summer season. The living room is spacious & comfortable with open fireplace, TV, DVD. The kitchen is perfect for the ambitious cook as very well-equipped. There are 2 double bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, and 2 twin rooms that can also be made into doubles if necessary, with private bathrooms.

Further details outdoors

BBQ & pizza oven, grass garden area by salt water pool 12 x 6 m

Further details

25% deposit on confirmation & 25% 5 months prior to arrival, then 50% 6 weeks prior to arrival

The Tuscany region

The area offers you the chance to live the Tuscan dream, steeped in history, with ancient walled town of LUCCA nearby to explore. Local wine tasting, culinary delights, relaxing & sunbathing in the temperate climate.

This ideal location makes Florence, Siena, San Gimignano & Pisa easily reachable for days trips.

The beaches of Versilia - Viareggio, Torre del Lago and Forte dei Marmi are near enough, if you would like a day at the sea.

This luxury FARMHOUSE villa will ensure that your time spent in Tuscany will be truly memorable.

San Martino in Freddana

San Martino in Freddana, just 2 km away, although small, is well served with the largest supermarket in the area. There is also a BAKERY, post office, CHEMIST, church, school, GARAGE, coffee shop, BANK, and laundry, flower/garden shop. Events & local activities in the nearby area are as follows.....something to suit everyone!

Puccini Music Festival

http://www.eventoitaliano.it/packet/music-and-opera-package-tours-italy/puccini-festival-opera-package-tour-torre-del-lago.php

Skiing Abetone

http://www.abetone.com/en/school-fields-abetone.asp

Viareggio Carnival

http://www.vacanzeinversilia.com/eng/carnevale.html

Thermal baths

http://www.discovertuscany.com/what-to-do-in-tuscany/thermal-baths/

Bird watching

http://www.birdtours.co.uk/tripreports/italy/italy-4/tuscany-aug-09.htm

Nature Reserves & protected areas Tuscany

Arezzo Parks, Florence Parks, Grosseto Parks, Livorno Parks, Pistoia Prato and Siena

Lucca Parks, Apuan Alps Natural Park, Orecchiella park, Massa Parks, Pisa Parks

Local markets

check the local British magazine "grapevine" & Tuscany magazine

Wine tasting

http://www.crystal-tours.com/oneday/wine/oneday.html

Truffle hunting

http://www.lebaccanti.com/site/76-Truffle-Hunting-in-Tuscany.html

http://www.italyandwine.net/culinary-tours/truffles.htm

Sight seeing

http://www.ariannandfriends.com/cultural_tours_sightseeings.htm

Table tennis at La Pianella VILLA

Cookery demonstrations

http://www.cookingintoscana.it/

Concerts & events

check the local British magazine "grapevine" & Tuscany magazine

Lucca Festival

Ice skating in winter Lucca Napoleon Square

http://www.turismo.intoscana.it/allthingstuscany/diari-di-viaggio/2009/12/09/ice-skating-rinks-florence-tuscany/

Horse riding

http://www.agriturismo.it/en/farmhouse/tuscany/lucca

http://www.ilpiccolonido.net/inglese/what_to_do.htm

Mill museum in village

Pizza making fun at la Pianella Estate with pizza bread base bought from the supermarket....easy!

Italian courses in Lucca

http://www.it-schools.com/sections/ask-info/italian-language/luccais-lan-eng.shtml and Viareggio

http://www.luccaitalianschool.com/

Painting, drawing & Sculpture

http://www.knowital.com/tuscany/lucca/artisticholidays/holiday2.html

http://www.art-toscana.com/

Kosher shopping & restaurants

http://www.koshermarket.it/Inglese/Dove%20mangiare.htm

Golf

http://www.toscanagolfmore.com/Golfclubs/SchedeIng/gccosmopolitan_ing.htm

http://www.toscanagolfmore.com/Golfclubs/SchedeIng/gcversilia_ing.htm

http://www.toscanagolfmore.com/Golfclubs/SchedeIng/gcmontecatini_ing.htm

http://www.toscanagolfmore.com/Golfclubs/SchedeIng/gctirrenia_ing.htm

Designer outlet shopping

http://www.viator.com/tours/Florence/Florence-Shopping-Tour-to-Prada-and-the-Mall-Fashion-Outlets/d519-24288GROUP

Enduro riding in Lucca area

http://www.yougodo.com/en/Enduro-Riding-in-Tuscany/activity/d97c8b40-9049-4450-858b-5bb453cdaf70.aspx

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4 Aug 2014

5/5

"Questa Nostra Stagione"

Dear friends,
We spend happy time in this place!
It was in October'2013. It was not the usual journey for us. We chose Villa La Pianella to relax, to get acquainted with Tuscany, to celebrate the wedding of my brother. And we were absolutely right in our choice.
Sorry for my English, but I'll try to describe my memories about Villa La Pianella - the place I love:
Beautiful, hospitable, distinctive, comfortable, romantic, heartwarming, pleasantly, stylish, great, fantastic, charming etc.
I really recommend Villa La Pianella, if you want to feel Tuscany!

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    Calendar last updated:30 Jun 2015

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