“Perfect mid term break” We, 2 families from The Netherlands, stayed in Casa a Corte during the kids (6 - 11) mid term break from school (3rd week in October) . We had a lovely week with beautiful weather (21 - 25 degrees), delicious food and great com
Our holiday in Casa a Corte was delightful. The villa is in a great location up in the mountains about 45 mins from Pisa airport. The villa has three floors and was beautifully clean and well present… More
Dear Val & John
Many thanks for your kind words and delighted you all had such a nice time and managed to explore so much. We chose the location as Lucca has so much to offer and the transport system is so good, allowing you to visit so many different things. The restaurants are amazing, offering so many different Italian meals.
Best wishes, Hugh
Reviewed 30 Sep 2015
Wow! This place is incredible and is set in the most beautiful location. If you're looking for the perfect holiday, then Casa a Corte can provide that for you.
If you just want a day to unwind at… More
Thank you so much and delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed yourself and benefitted from the wonderful warm September days. It is so relaxing sitting amongst the olive trees by the swimming pool.
I agree, Lucca is such a lovely city, voted 2nd best place to live in the world - 2015.
Best wishes, Hugh
“Magical memories forever!!”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2014
My husband, Matt, and I stayed at Casa a Corte for 5 weeks ... and they were one of the most memorable 5 weeks!! WOW … we cannot thank the owner and everyone associated with Casa a Corte, Gugliano,… More
Hi Marlis & Matt,
Thank you so much for your lovely review and for being such a nice person to discuss your holiday plans over the last year. It means a lot to us that you all had such a great time and will have happy memories & laughs for many years. We're delighted that you liked all the recommendations.
Many thanks, once again, Hugh & Hazel
“A perfect refreshing place to stay whilst discovering a new part of Italy” A warm welcome waits you at this perfect retreat in unspoilt La Marche area of Italy. The views out of every window are stunning. If you want to write, draw, walk, relax or use
This being our fifth trip to Italy we decided on a holiday in the country. We stumbled upon Bella Valone and fell in love with the cottage and the surrouinding countryside. We arrived at the cottage w… More
Your family were an absolute joy to have here! Thank you so much for taking the time to review the cottage. We are planning the pool for Spring 2012 and the signs should also be up. Hope to see you all again soon and thank the girls for the lovely drawing they left for me. Best, Karen & Grahame.
“Warm hospitality, great accommodation and wonderful views”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2011
We had a wonderful time. Karen and Graham were great hosts. The accomodation was superb - tastefully docorated, very comfortable beds. We found everything we needed in the kitchen and the rest of t… More
Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. Hope to see you again soon. Best, Karen & Grahame
“Slice of paradise”
Reviewed 19 Jul 2011
Bella Val'lone is a gem situated in the midst of waving hills of wheat and sun flowers interspersed with swaths of velvety green. The panorama is awe inspiring as is the beauty and care that went into… More
Michele & Anthony,
Thank you so much for your wonderful review of your stay with us - we are pleased you enjoyed Le Marche and the cottage so much. We hope to see you in again in the future. Best, Karen & Grahame
“Stunning view ...” I and my models had a great time here. Villa Ortensia is simply lovely and intimate.
The view is simply stunning ... Nature, green and cleaned air make this villa the perfect stay for a photographer and his staff.
We'll be ba
Our stay at the lovely Villa Ortensia just outside of Sarzana, began with meeting Francesca. She was very warm, friendly, informative and sincerely concerned that our visit would be memorable. We we… More
“Beautiful villa high up on a hilltop!”
Reviewed 24 Nov 2013
We stayed at Villa Ortensia for six days/nights early October. Although it was too cold to swim, the grounds were gorgeous, with distant views of the Mediterranean Sea. We stood next to the swimming… More
“Wonderful oasis in Italy”
Reviewed 2 Oct 2013
My husband and two adult children stayed at this beautiful villa for a week and it was wonderful. The villa is in perfect condition, beautifully decorated and every detail seen to. Francesca was the m… More
Bilocale a Punta Ala, con una camera matrimoniale con soggiorno con divano letto, angolo cottura bagno e antibagno. Posto auto, Aria condizionata. Biancheria per letti e bagno. Rta a Punta Ala immersa nel parco a 800 metri dallo stabilimento balneare, servizio navetta o …see more
Tipici trulli in pietra finemente arredati e dotati di ogni comfort:- camera da letto con letto matrimoniale e divano-letto nel soggiorno per un totale di 4 posti letto;- soggiorno con tavolo, sedie e TV; - cucina attrezzata (piano cottura 4 fuoc …see more
Cascinale d’epoca ristrutturato a ridosso dell’Alzaia Naviglio Grande con un suggestivo ponte in pietra del 1500.
150 mq su due livelli, open space e cucina separata, 2 bagni.
Adatto per chi vuole evadere dal caos e dalla routine e per chi deve recarsi quotidianamen …see more
“Warm welcome, fabulous villa, idyllic setting.” Fantastic welcome from the family. Clean, spacious and full of character. Surrounded by woodland but also great views. On white road about 5km uphill from Poppi, roads a little narrow at times. Pool on
“Great villa and surroundings and wonderfully welcoming, helpfull and friendly hosts”
Reviewed 24 Jul 2015
We were welcomed by the owners in an exceptionally generous way with home made pizza, bread and cookies, also cheese, cold meats and a bottle of wine. Really wonderful. Throughout our stay the owners … More
Grazie mille! It was really nice to spend some time with you and your family, ciao!! Stella
“Fabulous Villa in Poppi”
Reviewed 23 Jun 2015
My family and I stayed at La Casina from 23 – 30 May. There were 8 adults and 1 child and La Casina accommodated for us all.
The villa was beautiful and views stunning. Plenty of terraces to enjo… More
For us it was a pleasure to help you!
We hope to see you soon!
Our best wishes for all of you!!
Stella, Nicolò, Gigi a Anna
“the drive is well worth it”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2014
La Casina is about 15 mins from the small hill town of Poppi in Arezzo Province,the Tapanessi family were wonderful hosts ,you need some guidance from Poppi to locate the villa which was provided by N… More
Many thanks for your review Bobby!
Hope to see you again, Ciao!! Stella
“Perfect villa next to Umbrian village!” We (4 adults, 4 children aged 7-12) were looking for a villa in Umbria within a walking distance from a village. Our previous villas have been a little bit further, and this time we wanted something quite near t
This is a really beautiful house for famlly, couples or also for teenargers. The good thing in that house is that you have a bathroom per bedroom. You can enjoy of a cosy kitchen. The swimmingpool lie… More
Villa Benedetta is a beautiful completely renovated villa with private swimming pool located in Greve in Chianti. Featuring 10000 sf of living space the villa is offered for rent according to each group size, from a minimum of 8 to a maximum of 18 ppl occupancy. …see more
Villa Monterosi has been renovated using traditional Tuscan and ecological material and yet has all the modern comforts. Outside you will find an original pizza oven, two furnished terraces with pergolas for eating al fresco, a private swimming pool and gorgeous garden. …see more
“Happy holiday in a house with beautiful views.” I spent a week at Casa Viola with my husband and a friend. Antonella is an excellent holiday home owner, always very attentive and helpful but never intrusive. Her fluent English is a great help to thos
Antonella is a wonderful hostess. Her communication is top notch and quick. The house itself is wonderful; it is fully equipped for a stay of any length. There are more than enough dishes, flatware an… More
Thank you for staying at Casa Viola and thank you very much indeed for your review. Your suggestions are precious. I'll check the water pressure of the shower.
Hope to have you again in Lovere.
All the best.
“Great location with lake views, access to lakeshore and charming town”
Reviewed 4 Jun 2012
Casa Viola has a lovely terrace over looking lake Iseo which gets morning sunshine. House is comfortable and well equipped. Access to the marina and town is very easy on foot. Nice for evening promena… More
Thank you very much for your feedback
“Fabulous view, quaint accomodations”
Reviewed 20 Apr 2012
One of the allures of visiting Lovere is the beautiful Lake Iseo nestled in the mountains. The view of this gem from the Casa Viola is breathtaking and a sheer pleasure to wake up to and absorb while… More
Large rustic villa with wonderful seaviews and extensive private garden only 250 m from the beach. Perfect for families or groups of friends seeking a tranquil, relaxing and sun filled holiday! Wireless WIFI / Internet access provided. Perfect location for easy reach an …see more
Breuil-Cervinia, well-known skiresort, 350 km pists connected with Zermatt, ski from 2050m to 3800m from October to May at the foot of the Matterhorn. Form the apartments ski in and out. During the summer: ski on the glacier, golf, tennis, mountainbike, trekking. …see more
“Truly a home away from home” What a perfect name to describe this property!!!?.. This home is undoubtedly authentic Sicily, and undeniably charming, as is the property's owner, whom we are quite fond of- Corrado. I spent a most memorable and truly sen
“A beautiful home nestled in an area that is characterized by its incurable thirst for poetry.”
Reviewed 20 Oct 2012
he farmhouse rural Elambeco where we stayed a week in July is a place that hardly scorderemo and where we hope with all my heart to return soon. It is a large country house clean and very spacious ren… More
“authentic sicilian charm”
Reviewed 5 Jun 2013
Wir haben eine sehr entspannende, schöne Woche in diesem Haus verbracht. Wie beschrieben ist das Haus eher einfach, aber vollständig ausgestattet und sauber. Das grandiose ist der riesige Garten mit… More
Thank you very much for the review.
I hope to see you soon.
A kiss to everyone.
“Super Villa, Stunning Location, Beautiful Sardinia” We have recently returned from a fantastic holiday staying at Villa Champagne. The Villa is exactly as pictured, set in a quiet hillside location overlooking the Bay of Alghero and the Capo Caccia pe
In the bars and restaurants long the fondamente (typical path along the canals) you can sip the famous “spritz”, the venetian aperitif or taste the local excellent dishes or just eat a delicious pizza in a quiet and charming atmosfere. …see more