The villa and pool were both extremely well maintained. The house was very well equipped and the bedrooms very comfortable. Despite the August heat the house stayed cool and comfortable. The pool wa… More
It was a real pleasure to look after you, I am so happy you found all you wanted at the villa and even managed to do a great Pizza bake off :-)
The team loved looking after you, sorry about the mosquitoes this year they were particularly persistent and once they find a openning through the moskito net canopies ... We look foward to welcoming you back I am finding out new and wonderful walks in the chestunut woods around us and mountain trails in the Carrara marble hills that you see from the villa. See you soon ! Chrissie
“Beautiful, restful place”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2015
We stayed two weeks this time (our second trip), and we are still enchanted with the place. Beautiful place, view and people. The staff is very helpful and charming, although we may have to learn a fe… More
Thank you for returning to La Collina del Sole, the team loved seeign you all again and meetign the new family member! It was great that you had a proper chance to enjoy the great weather and have a good rest. I will check out the Modena trip places, and am also checking out a few really fun "must see" places to experience and restaurants to visit, in order to have a new list of enticing choices for yoru next visit, see you soon.
“Stunning views from a tranquil and comfortable setting.”
Reviewed 13 Sep 2015
We had an amazing week at Collina Del Sole - couldnt have asked for a better place to be. The views of the surrounding tuscan hillside are breathtaking - the huge pool and surrounding terraces are a p… More
It was a privilege to welcome you to La Collina del Sole, the team loved looking after you and I loved helping out with suggestions of the best restaurants near us and the best places of interest taking into account the time of year. So glad the infinity pool was such a welcome relaxing part of the day. We very much look forward to welcoming you back and helping you plan a new itinerary making the most of the beautfiul walks around the area, A presto Chrissie
Nearest beach 50 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Casa Barile - fabulous farmhouse with private solar heated swimming pool set in 5 acres ofTuscan countryside. Available from 29th August 2016 for two weeks. Stunning mountain views and walks. Sleeps 10+ 2 cots. Ideal for holidays with friends and extended family.Waitros …see more
Reviewed 11 Oct 2014
A perfect holiday for anyone wanting a peaceful break in an old farmhouse with all mod cons. The views from the house are stunning as are the local walks. There are many good eating places nearby plus… More
We are so pleased you enjoyed your holiday this year. We look forward to welcoming you back - do come and enjoy the views from the terrace again while eating fabulous Italian food - all home grown and prepared by our local cook!
“All you could wish for in a villa holiday.”
Reviewed 12 Apr 2016
The house is large and well appointed. The grounds are huge and the views spectacular. The pool is a good size and suitable for teenagers or young children. There are a lot of lovely places to visit n… More
Delighted you enjoyed your holiday and we'll make sure that all is perfect again for your return visit!
Nearest beach 75 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
An hour north of Lucca, Vallecchia Sotto is a beautiful, light and airy stone villa, with private pool & wonderful views overlooking the mountains. There are 3 good sized bedrooms, and 2 bathrooms. …see more
“Beautiful property, Beautiful location”
Reviewed 5 Jan 2016
We travelled as a group of six and found the property to be perfect; hugely spacious, wonderfully located and the highlight was the locally cooked meal served on the balcony overlooking the mountains … More
Thank you for your review. We are glad you had a good time and found the house to be perfect for your needs. We used to live nearby and know that house to be perfect for watching the sunsets! We hope to hear from you again. Thanks again, Lorraine from tuscan-retreats
“Terrific Tuscany Trip”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2014
Four of us just spent a marvellous week relaxing at this fabulous house. The property is a barn conversion and has been completed to a high specification with excellent furnishings and fittings. It is… More
Swimming pool; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
A real peaceful retreat! Te Kawa with its 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms is situated in a beautiful, peaceful and secluded spot, with the most wonderful views of open countryside, and the mountains beyond..... Private pool and WIFIBeautiful relaxing retreat! …see more
“A lovely, rustic, rural retreat”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2012
We loved this hillside haven. The views are incredible, it's very prviate without being cut off, and within reach of a range of great towns and villages. Plenty of restaurants around, though we enjo… More
“Delightful rustic retreat”
Reviewed 24 Jan 2014
Tuscan Retreats were both very help from initial inquiries through the duration of our stay. The information pack supplied prior to arrival was very useful.
The property is in a delightfully peaceful… More
Nearest beach 75 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Palazzo Pasquini is a restored X1V C palace standing in a prime position in the tiny village of Treppignana, with its population of less than 30. The views from this house and garden are simply stunning! A beautiful location, and a unique house. A real treat! …see more
This was our third time here and we all still love it. Easy to get to Pisa, Florence and even Siena for the day and then get back and relax by the gorgeous pool. Of course the friendly locals make you… More
“Peace, tranquility and stunning views in Garfagnana”
Reviewed 1 Dec 2015
Our family have been regular visitors to Garfagnana for many years and this was our fourth stay at Cottage Vallecchia (Laura).
The cottage itself is fully self-contained on the ground floor and offer… More
Thank you for your review. We are glad you have enjoyed your various stays at this beautifully located property and that you loved the views. The pizza nights and Italian food evenings always go down well when booked and almost everyone says it is a highlight of their stay...
We hope to see you again soon.
Thanks again, Lorraine at tuscan-retreats
great and spacy place with many varying appartments some with great view. the new appartments (seprate house at the pool) are modern and great with large kitchen and nice bedrooms.
The pool, the tabl… More
Thank you for your review. We are glad you had a good time at this special place straight out of Olde Worlde Italy! For the benefit of future guests, if you have any trouble at all with any communicating we are available by phone 24 hours per day to help out.