Beautifully restored classic stone built Casa Colonnica, with private pool, Franchi provides spacious accommodation for large groups. Renovated with love and care, this gorgeous house boasts traditional Tuscan Arches, beamed ceilings, exposed stonework, traditional floo …see more
Situated in the depths of the Garfagnana, 1 hr 15 mins north of Lucca, and boasting wonderful views, one finds Sambuca, a site with 3 different properties offering a great deal of flexibility for large groups, but also a haven for small families/couples.These are well r …see more
This 3 bedroomed, 19th Century restored Villa is in the beautiful Garfagnana region of northern Tuscany. Nearby views of the surrounding mountains and proximity to villages, towns and the magnificent cities of Lucca, Pisa and Florence make this a perfect location for sa …see more
Francesca is a lovely fresh, clean and modern 2 bedroom detached property situated in the depths of the Italian countryside.
This spacious private house has been renovated with love and care, and has a well equipped brand new living/kitchen/diner, a luxury bathroom, a …see more
Fully restored country house, retaining most of the original features including stone faced walls, beamed ceilings and original fireplace in lounge.
The property is situated in farmland surrounded by meadows in a panoramic position overlooking the Pontecosi lake and t …see more
Situated in the midst of the countryside just 6 kms from the beautiful mediaeval town of Barga and 1 hour north of Lucca, sits Agritiglio.
The property is a traditional farm building, newly refurbished, and split into three charming one bedroom apartments, each sharin …see more
“A retreat away in the hills with a wonderfully welcoming and friendly host family”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2014
We really enjoyed our time in italy but our highlight had to be staying at this agritourismo. For sure not for everyone, but the idillic peacefulness was just what we needed. Plus dinners al fresco wi… More
Reviewed 28 Jan 2014
away from it all and fabulous views. I loved every minute of this place. Our hosts were superb and the place was idylic.… More
Reviewed 4 Sep 2013
The location , the accomodation and the people were awesome. Away from it all ,yet only an hour from Lucca. Stunning . Will return.… More
Just 6km from the center of Lucca, surrounded by greenery and tranquility of the surrounding hills, we offer a villa with biodesign-pool, large enclosed garden, gate and private parking for holiday stays starting from a minimum of 3 days.
The villa can accommodate one …see more
This lovely holiday home in Tuscany is located on the hills with a breathtaking view over Viareggio and the beaches of the Versilia Coast. The house, on one floor, 55sqm, consists of a comfortable living room with double sofa bed (preferably for children), a fully equi …see more
Apartment with two double bedrooms with sea views and garageThe house is located in Tuscany at Marina di Pietrasanta ( Tonfano ) on the Versilia Riviera near Forte dei Marmi.Its central location, in front of the sea is easily reachable via any means of transportation an …see more
This typical 19th century Tuscan cottage is located in a chestnut woodland, 3km from thebeautiful walled medieval town of Castiglione.The property has been completely restored to a very high standard, with loving care in every detail, retaining all the original features …see more
Welcome to a stunning Tuscan retreat for the most perfect holiday break.
For centuries, the mill has enjoyed a special role at the heart of this unspoiled corner of Tuscany. A regular meeting place for local villagers with a strong legacy of community has inspired t …see more
In a rustic envirornment, close to Lucca, you can find an renewed old farm house. 1606 is the year found on a wall of this big old tuscan house.
The house, lying on the hills among olive grooves and wineyards, with wide view overlooking in the distance Pisa, Leghorn …see more
Gramolazzo is a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bedroom property situated in a tiny hilltop village with a population of less than 40 people. The house, situated over 3 floors is light, airy and spacious consisting of kitchen / diner, living / diner, 4 bedrooms (3 double and one twin), …see more
We had a wonderful stay at Villa Gramalazzo - its position, perched on top of a hill, overlooking the lake was magical, and we spent many hours simply enjoying the villa, pool and grounds. The views … More
Thank you for your review. We are glad you loved the amazing position of this unique property. Mikael sends his regards and would love to see you again! Thanks. Lorraine at tuscan-retreats
“Stunning views, a huge pool, spacious and comfortable accommodation in a peaceful location - you can't ask for more!”
Reviewed 13 Sep 2015
￼Gramalazzo 17-25 July 2015
Wow. The view is incredible and the location is peaceful. We stayed for a week and wished it could have been longer. We were an extended family group of 6 adults and 2 c… More
Thank you for review. We agree that the views here are pretty unbeatable and are glad you had a good time!
Reviewed 9 Sep 2015
Arrived very late (at midnight) and the owner was there to show us around. He was always available without being obtrusive. House was very clean and beds very comfortable. Wouldn't be great for someon… More
Thank you for your review . We are glad you enjoyed your stay.
This spacious 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom traditional stone farmhouse and barn has been restored to a very high standard, with all modern conveniences. There is a well equipped designer kitchen; beautiful shower rooms and plasma screen wall mounted television, all effortlessl …see more
We stayed in this villa for two weeks: we are a group of friends (4 adults) with out young children (ages 5, 6, 8, 9). The villa offers ample space for the children to run around outside as well as i… More
Thank you for your review. We are very pleased to hear that you loved this place!
Diciannove is a beautifully renovated house in the quiet mountain village of Vetteglia above Bagni di Lucca. Vetteglia is a small working village and offers a peaceful base for exploring the Tuscan countryside in the Garfagnana.
The property has 3 double bedrooms, show …see more
We have just returned from a glorious week at Diciannove. The villa is situated in a small, working village in the mountains ... a wonderful, peaceful location. It has been both sympathetically and ta… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully we can welcome you back another time?
Villa Celeste is a comfortable apartment situated on the first floor of villa build by Celeste, founder of the family, in the '60 of last century and has been recently restored. The owners often live in another part of the house with independent entrance.There is a …see more
Stunning, elegant and comfortable villa with private swimming pool, which maintains its original 16th-century splendour. In the past it was also owned by Napoleon, and later Giacomo Puccini the famous Italian composer was often a guest here. The villa, 1000 s …see more
This is a good opportunity to experience a summer holiday in Cigana di Sotto, a small traditional Tuscan farm set in the medieval walled village of Castiglione, which was recently voted as one of the loveliest villages in Italy. There are 2 roomy apartments rented toget …see more
Two bedroom Villetta with private pool, and WIFI, located near to the historic walled town of Montecarlo, and close to the 'Strada del Vino' famous for its production of wines and olive oil. Just 14km from Lucca, this is an ideal opportunity to stay in this so …see more
We had a great time at the villa with our hosts looking after us really well without us noticing they were even there. There were wonderful views from the garden down the Lucca valley with plenty of d… More
Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed this house with the enormous garden and fantastic views! We have passed your comments to Ludovica and she would love to see you again. Lorraine at tuscan-retreats.
Villa Barsellotti is an ideal holiday location for those seeking 5 star accommodation in a secure, secluded, private estate.The exclusive Villa Barsellotti with its private swimming pool and garden is set in 5 acres of land over looking the mountains and surrounding med …see more
• Delightful, spacious penthouse apartment,prime location in the centre of the pedestrian area of the medieval walled city of Lucca• Located on the fifth floor (no lift) only suitable for active people (Definitely worth the climb)• Accommodates four people • …see more
Bordered by the Old Town wall, the beautifully cared for garden has spectacular views across the Apuane Alps. The stone pillars and seating niche in the garden of this grand home, transport you into another time. Although situated in the village, having been the village …see more
Spacious traditional style stone house converted into 4 apartments - two sleeping 4+2, one sleeping 4, and one sleeping 2 +2 (some interconnecting if required) with own pool. Less than 10 minute walk to river for alternative swimming!Giardino is a two bedroom ground f …see more
“Wonderful welcome, lovely pool for kids, great location.”
Reviewed 5 Oct 2015
The villa is perfectly located, nearby to Castelnuovo, but in the countryside overlooking the valley. It is a short drive to all the local villages and to a great high ropes park for children (and adu… More
In the wonderful landscape around Lucca where the most splendid historical residences were built in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries this ancient hunting lodge has been superbly restored.
This marvellous location is perfect for a holiday immersed in natural be …see more
Located only 30 minutes from the walled medieaval City of Lucca, less than an hour from the beach and just 90 minutes from Florence, Podere Vitiana is situated 500M down an unmade road, narrow an steep in places, in a peaceful and panoramic position on the edge of the O …see more
We spent one week in Paradise !
To be frank, everything was perfect : the place, the food, the facilities, the houses, the kindness of the owners, the pool,etc
It's been 10 years that we rent house… More
Thank you for your review, and we are so glad you really enjoyed this place!
Villa Montebello - an old former farmhouse, which has been lovingly restored and equipped - is overlooking the Versilia Coast and the mountains of the Apuan Alps from its lofty position. The Villa is awaiting now its first guests in spring 2014 after having been totall …see more
Casa della Lavanda is a romantic stone house sleeping 5 + 2 (double sofa bed) in the historic and picturesque village of Sommocolonia near Barga. A recent Italian visitor has described it as "un vero paradiso!" - A real paradise.With magnificent views of Bar …see more
Near Filicaia, 4km from Castelnuovo Garfagnana, north of Lucca.Beautiful newly restored stone villaTwo apts, each sleeps 6 +1. Swimming pool (10m x 5m). The property is located on farmland with stunning view overlooking the beautiful Garfagnana valley and the Apuan Alps …see more
Stunning 4 bedroom, 5 bathroom property with private pool, situated in a peaceful location deep in the un spoilt Garfagnana, yet only a few minutes from town and within walking distance of a good restaurant!This spacious stone barn has been restored to a very high stan …see more