“Perfect Tuscan Vacation!” Amazing! My husband and I visited Il Rifugio over Easter. The cottage is a little hideaway tucked into the Tuscan Countryside. The character and decor of the cottage makes it a perfect place to relax. The Lucca region is a be
“Lovely little apartment in beautiful surrounds with wonderful hosts!”
Reviewed 9 Jan 2013
My wife and I spent a week here on our honeymoon in October 2012 and we couldn't have chosen a better place to stay.
Ill Rifugio is located in idyllic Tuscan surrounds tucked in the hills outside L… More
“everything we could have hoped for and more”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2012
We wanted something located off the beaten track but close enough to ancient cities of Tuscany. We landed in a gem of a place, beautifully furnished , and very comfortable. The owners were there to we… More
“An excellent holiday with excellent hosts”
Reviewed 5 Sep 2012
We had a marvellous week in this beautiful village. Not having been to this part of Italy before, we were more than impressed. Bill and John were fantastic hosts, helping us to find our way around, gi… More
“A superb Holiday Villa owned by a friendly,helpful man with a lovely family” We have stayed twice before,and have booked again for next year.Marco,the owner,and Patrizia,his wife,are the nicest couple,always willing to help in any matter.The sheets ar
Our second visit to Casa Patrizia and just as magical as the first time. Lovely villa, great views over the Tuscan hills and relaxing pool. Can't wait to go back… More
Thank you for your review on this popular house which as you will know gets many repeat bookings!
“Bliss in Barga”
Reviewed 3 Oct 2014
We enjoyed a wonderful week staying at Casa patrizia, it's situated right on the edge of town an easy walk in the evenings to both the old and new town. Plenty going on and good activities in the are… More
“A beautiful villa in an exceptional setting.”
Reviewed 20 Sep 2015
This is the second time we have stayed at this villa and I expect we will stay there again in the near future. The owners are lovely people who gave us a warm welcome and made sure we had all the info… More
“Perfect escapism within in a spotless and loved bolt hole in the Tuscan Hills” Following an extremely busy time at work and wiped out by the relentless task of chasing our young twins we were looking for a break, somewhere we could get lost in our boo
“Perfect base to explore Garfagnana” Had a great couple of weeks at the Villino apartment in Pieve Fosciana. We were made really welcome by the owners, Flavio and family. The accommodation was generally well equipped and really spacious, and featured s
Oline's appartment in very near to Lucca's hystorical centre. Very very friendly and well organized the house will offer you perfect spaces for your hollidays. The kitchen is equipped with microwave, dishwasher, kettle for tea ', toaster . The two double …see more
“Tuscan Bliss, A wonderful break away from it all!” We absolutely loved this house, so much that we have already booked it again for next year!
The property and location exceeded our expectations, everything that we had seen from photos and informa
We had a glorious two weeks at Casa Capannina. We loved:
• The space and comfort provided by the house.
• The tranquil country surroundings.
• The beautiful views.
• Swimming and playing i… More
Thank you for your review. We are glad you loved the space of the house and that beautiful garden with those amazing views. I keep saying to Loretta I want to go round and laze in that hammock! We hope to welcome you another time. Lorraine at tuscan-retreats.com
Detached villa in complex semi-detached, excellent finish. Set on two levels: on the first floor are two double bedrooms, one with a large walk-in closets, large bathroom with bath, large terrace with views of the Apuan Alps. On the ground floor: dining room, kitchen wi …see more
Charming Chalet surrounded by greenery Orecchiella natural park and part of the Holiday house Casa Vacanze "Casini di Corte" (there are three currently rented chalets and holiday homes can be viewed on this site: one with 10 beds, one with 8 beds, one with 6be …see more
“Love this place!” 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 feel at home, but the view are e
“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
Careggine is a small village in the earth of Apuan Alps, 17km far from Castenuovo Garfagnana, approx. 46km form Lucca and 17km from Vagli di Sotto. While there is a bus that runs from Castelnuovo Garfagnana, it is recommended that you have your own car to visit the area …see more
“A haven in Tuscany” We had a wonderful 10 day stay in Marietto's House with our two children aged 4 and 2 years. The swimming pool was used every day as the weather hit mid 30s most days in June 2013. We enjoyed staying in Marietto's House and like
Our family stayed at the Marietto House. This was an wonderful experience. The place was clean and spacious. Our host, Daniella and Giulio were warm and very helpful in getting us into the place. Mari… More
“Very warm welcome and beautiful location”
Reviewed 5 Nov 2012
Daniela and Giulio were very welcoming and friendly, and couldn't be more helpful. Although simple, the accommodation was very spacious and comfortable, with several outdoor sitting areas and the bonu… More
“Ideal place for rest, relaxation and fun.” The house is accessed down a short track with parking outside main gate on a steep hill, so I suggest you drive in forwards and reverse out but make sure you have a good handbrake and no low profile tyres. Ho
Modern and fully equipped 2 bedroom apartment outside the Lucca walls, the perfect place to enjoy a Tuscany tour any time of the year.Two bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a colorful bathroom, two balconies and two parking slots, heating and air conditioning! …see more
“Schöne Unterkunft mit tollem Blick über die Hügel der Toskana”
Reviewed 13 Jun 2015
Vielen Dank, Donatella und Claudio, für die schöne Ferienwohnung und für eure Hilfsbereitschaft, als unser Auto streikte. Uns haben am besten die Ruhe, die Nähe zu Lucca und zum Meer sowie der lau… More
Thank you very much for your review !
Hope see you again ...
All the best
Donatella & Claudio
What a fantastic location. Beautiful outdoor area with pool, big patio, fully equipped outdoor kitchen with pizza oven and barbecue.
Graziano was a wonderful host!
Thank you!… More
Thank you for your review. We are glad you liked this lovely stone house, with its fantastic outdoor facilities!
“More than we expected”
Reviewed 20 Sep 2015
Very relaxing with the sound of a little waterfall in the backyard. Ideal for visitors who need to wind down. We spent all time at the gorgeous pool area or the outdoor kitchen under the gazebo. Very … More
“Beautiful, restful place” 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 few words in Italian for ne
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
“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
“Really Nice Villa and had a lovely stay” Hag a great family holiday here with our two grown up kids. We took both apartments and they were able to have their own living area and be relatively independent.
The villa is well away from the road and had
Characteristic stone house with small, private swimming pool situated in Metato, a charming village in the hills of Camaiore a few kilometres from Lucca. A really magical place where time seems to have stood still. Cars can be left in a small square as the house can onl …see more
“Tuscan Bliss” We spend 8 days at Rustico Lamola with extended family (six people). From the welcome to the time we left, it was clear this place was special. The house is beautifully decorated with private places to relax and communal spaces to congre
Our family of 6 stayed here in late August 2015. The pool, though unheated was used daily by the kids, even on a rainy day. There was plenty of space both inside the house and in the immaculately kept… More
Thank you for your review. We are glad you had a relaxing stay and enjoyed those fabulous views - perfect place for a family. We hope to see you again. Mel at Housesintuscany
I stayed here recently. This little Apartment is very well appointed indeed. Just what I wanted and absolutely in the right place. Really well located and appointed.… More
Reviewed 1 Aug 2015
A clean and modern apartment located in a quiet part of Lucca but close enough to cafes and restaurants. Extremely gracious hosts who were helpful on arrival.… More
“Perfect month in Lucca”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2015
The apartment is really good! complete with all of you need to to enjoy Lucca City in the better way. Good location, close of the walls, restaurants, shops, easy access and you can park your the car i… More
it's been such a pleasure for me to have you as our guest! I really hope to see you again in october.
Casa Mori Cristina is a brand new holiday villa on a quiet farm with a superb large swimming pool. The villa is just outside the walls of the ancient village of Gragnanella, and has recently been restored to a high standard.There is internet availableSurrounded by beaut …see more
Casa Natalina is a restored traditional villa with private pool and treehouse with a wonderful view of the local mountain and villages. Free chianti provided.The area around the village of Villa Collemandina is one of the most beautiful parts of all Tuscany …see more
Ancient, typical dream home rustic natural stone at sight, in the hills of the beautiful TUSCANY only 18 Km salle beaches of Versilia (Viareggio, Lido di Camaiore). Recently fully restored. Far removed from the hustle and bustle of every day is on the end of a dirt road …see more
Leonida is in the middle of a breathtaking landscape of the hills and valleys of Brancoli which looks out over the places of Lucca. Sit on our amazing terrace and take it all in. Restaurants and pizzerias are easy to find as are the warm smiles of the local olive grove …see more
Welcome to our rustic self-catering accommodation comprising two floors of our refurbished stone house dating from around 1860. The house provides the ideal getaway for families and groups relaxing and exploring northern Tuscany. We have two en suite double bedrooms wit …see more