“Loved This Place” Wow! What a amazing place, loved the peace and tranquility. We had a fantastic week, the weather hot, and enjoyed visiting the local villages. Complimentary wine on arrival was a nice touch. We enjoyed using the BBQ and Pizza oven.
We had a superb holiday and will definitely be going back. It was a pity that we went at the end of the season when the pool was somewhat chilly! We particularly love the superb views and remote loca… More
“Beautiful and comfortable Tuscan retreat” The house is on a hillside with a beautiful view of a Tuscan valley. It's very nice with plenty of room to relax and be comfortable. The owners were very kind and helpful. The towns at the bottom of the hill a
(The house, the garden and the swimming pool is just for your private use).
you will not have to share with other guests!
Casa Mimi is an excellent choice for those who want to spend a romantic holiday in a tasteful and comfortable holiday home.The coast of the Versil …see more
A typical Tuscan Home, for a relaxing holiday. It is located high on a hillside at 2 km from Monteggiori and 6 km from Pietrasanta, on the Versilia Coast; surrounded by an olive grove it enjoys a remarkable view. …see more
“Great House” The house was fantastic. the owner was very helpful and friendly.
Upon arrival late in the evening she cooked for us.
She also repeatedly baked bread for us.
The house was nice and cool to sleep while it is warm outside.
In the house
“Wonderful villa in the varm and quiet hills of Tuscany, enriched by the famous Tuscan hospitality”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2015
Private, quiet, well-equipped, clean and comfortable villa with a fine (and very necessary) pool. That was what my family of 7 found found tugged away in the hills centrally placed between Lucca, Pisa… More
Thank you for your lovely comments that have been passed onto Paola, who we agree is the perfect host! She would love to welcome you again!
It is good to hear you enjoyed both the house and this very peaceful and olde worlde location! Thank you
“Nice peaceful setting with all amenities and good food cooked by Paola!”
Reviewed 11 Sep 2012
The Mill: Had eveything we needed with plenty of space inside.Two double rooms and one room with 4 single beds (two of which are bunks). Good sized kitchen equipped well with dishwasher,microwave oven… More
Reviewed 5 Aug 2012
Very characteristic house, large private garden with pool and entrance to wonderful little stream. Surroundings are beautiful, lots to see and not too far from big cities like Pisa and Florence. We st… More
“Fantastic stay with perfect hosts” Fantastic property. Wonderful hosts and spotlessly clean. The pool was wonderful but a little cold. A very spacious block with a large space for the kids to play in. Eduardo and Eugenio could not have been more accom
We have been twice at Lama Piana and both times we have had a wonderful vacation.
The big garden which allows for playing football, Frisbee etc. is fantastic. So is the pool which has a perfect size… More
Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your second stay and look forward to welcoming you again.
Reviewed 7 Oct 2014
Lovely spot, very quiet.
Main problem was the pool, it was freezing! despite the web site focusing on the "heated" pool. It was also very deep even at the shallow end only one of the party could touc… 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
“Beautiful House and surroundings” I and my girlfriend + in-laws were very content with the house and we had no problems at all during our stay in Gragnanella. The house has a beautiful view across the Garfagnana area. We would recommend everybody to r
“Lovely house, great pool and beautiful views and located in stunning mountainous area of Tuscany”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2012
This was a great house for our family holiday in a lovely and unspoilt part of Tuscany. The pool was beautiful and the loggia great for outdoor living. Situated in a small hill town the house had wond… More
“This is a beautiful place to stay in Italy” You wind your way up the hills to Mengarino which is situated high up above Barga. Simonetta was there to meet us having kept in touch during our approach and showed us around the farmhouse and second apartm
“Superb Villa” Superb villa which has a super location with a large private plot with a lovely pool area.
Super service of the hosts, who came with homemade cake and local delicacies.
Can recommend this villa - we were 2 adults and 2 children (10 and
“Lovely house in a beautiful location” Great house in the mountains, lovely pool with amazing views.
Fully equiped kitchen, washing machine and a wood fired oven in the garden.
Lots to see and do in the area, Orecchiella Park, Lucca, Viareggio.
Rosmarino is one unit of six inside Villa Maria Vittoria with a private garden. It is located at 10 km. from the walls of Lucca in a place with the most beautifull Villas with secular trees. The Villa was built on 1500. From here it is easy visit all Tuscany.We are loc …see more
“Tuscan delight” We have a wonderful week at Cottage San Michel. Perfect house, gorgeous grounds, stunning surroundings, the ideal distance from the village to stretch our legs and get the daily bread and shop (with a dip in the river on the way!). Our
The small has a big garden, nice, covered terrace, pool, beautiful view to the valley of the river Lima and to the mountains of the Appennin.Pirvate parking, camin in the living room, Very nice and sympatic hideaway from any kind of trouble and big cities.The small rust …see more
“Beautiful views and tranquil setting” Accommodation was comfortable and in a superb location. Swimming pool was well maintained and had lovely views and it was nice to have a private terrace for eating and a small BBQ.
The location is perfect, with pretty views overlooking a valley, yet so close to Lucca, to which you get to in about 5 minutes of scenic landscapes. The house is authentic and confortable. It suits a family very well, and would also be a romantic place to stay. It is ni …see more
Garfagnana- Province of LuccaRestored country house with swimming pool. Sleeps 5 +1The villa is located about 5km from the medieval town of Castelnuovo. Set in the unspoilt Garfagnana valley, the house is self contained & surrounded by over 10 acres of land... …see more
“Charming Cottage” Casa Luciolle is a charming cottage located in a small hamlet about six kilometers north east of Bagni di Lucca with views over the hills and mountains. The cottage is clean and well equipped for your stay. If you are looking for a p
“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
“Unbeatable place to explore Tuscany!” I first stayed at Colle Verde almost 15 years ago. I have been returning regularly ever since. This is a real working farm. You can enjoy seeing the grounds being cared for, sample wine and olive oil produced righ
“The photos don't do it justice!” This villa is beautiful in a fabulous location. The villa was spotless on our arrival and very comfortably furnished with every possible piece of equipment you would need on holiday - although we did not find the BB
“Absolutely stunning view - could not fault the house either!”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2015
We stayed for a week middle of July in the middle of a heat wave! The welcome from the family who owned the house was lovely and there was a small welcome basket provided too. Internet connection was … More
Thank you for taking the time to submit a review, which always helps others when looking for their holidays. We are glad you enjoyed this beautiful house and the stunning scenery!
Reviewed 10 Sep 2015
We stayed here as a family of 4 with 2 young children for a week in Aug 2015. Upon arrival we were greeted by the owners who live on site and their son who spoke good English. They were so welcoming a… More
Thank you for your review and we are really happy you enjoyed your stay!
“Great views and a very comfortable villa”
Reviewed 15 Sep 2015
We really enjoyed our stay at this villa - the owners who lived nearby were welcoming but unobtrusive and stayed up very late to welcome us following delay at airport . The views at the villa are outs… More
Thank you for your review, and we are glad you had a great time, and you enjoyed the amazing panorama at this house too!
Romantic stone cottage, converted into studio accommodation, with private facilities, shared pool WIFI . Sleeps up to 4.Studio style accommodation, plus mezzanine floor set in independent stone cottage, situated beside stream which drives the millstones …see more
Olive Cottage is ideally suited to people who want to explore Lucca and the surrounding area. It is located within easy reach of Florence and the ski slopes of Abetone. The accommodation provided privacy and space without being remote. …see more
“Idyllic Cottage in Beautiful Surroundings” We spent a few days here in the Tuscan hills and wish we could have spent longer. It is set in a very peaceful location and the interior and gardens are both immaculately presented. If you are looking for som
The SpaceThe house, surrounded by olive trees, is located about 5 km from the center of Lucca, in a quiet and easily accessible place.It offers the use of the whole house which includes 2 double bedrooms bright and comfortable (with possibility of 1 extra bed fo …see more
The cottage sleeps two people on the ground floor has a spacious bedroom with a double bed and a bathroom with shower, on the first floor of a living room with open kitchen, dining table and a sofa.The garden, in the shade of a tree of mandarins, is equipped wit …see more
I traveled with my husband and two children (two & four years old). This house suited us prefectly.
It is a charming house, nicely decorated in Italian style. It is clean and equipped w/ everything y… More
“Super charming home close to beach and restaurants”
Reviewed 1 Jul 2014
The home is lovely: perfectly equipped and with a great atmosphere that makes you really feel home. The property is located in a quiet residential street just a few minutes from the beach (it was grea… More
“Posizione ottima sia per il mare che per la stazione”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2013
La Casetta sul Mare si trova in un'ottima posizione a 15 minuti a piedi dalla spiaggia di Viareggio, a 10 dalla stazione e a 5 dal supermercato. Dispone di tutto lo spazio per ospitare anche 6 persone… More
“Spacious and comfortable House” Although this property was beside a road, it was not a really busy road and the cars that passed did not upset us at all. The house was very comfortable and spacious, being only the two of us. There was everything tha
We really enjoyed our stay at the house. It has everything you need to relax. In september the sun did not gain enough power to keep the pool warm enough, so we only used for a refreshing cold morning… More
Thank you! We will ask the owner to put some lamps in the living room for next season.
Romantic stone cottage, on site of old mill, converted into one bedroom apartment. Private facilities, shared pool. WIFI . Sleeps 2 plus 2.Cottage style accommodation, situated beside stream cascade on site of a former will. Large private outdoor area, and BBQ. …see more
Beautiful restored tuscan cottage, peaceful and bright with fenced private garden with table and chairs.Spacious openair living room with a good equipped kitchen, 1 double bedroom ,1 twin or double bedroom, 2 bathrooms, laundry.Tastefully decorated with comfort .Unpollu …see more
There are 3 holiday homes on site. The cottage is split into two apartments (Erica and Edera) which can of course be hired together too, and the Chestnut house is detached and situated separately, providing romantic accommodation for a couple or small family. …see more
One-up, one-down cottage, ex-chestnut dryer barn. Downstairs sitting and dining area, fitted corner kitchen, bed-settee. Upstairs double bedroom with veranda + bathroom. Small garden, plus access to part of the owner's adjacent olive groves. …see more
“Fantastic mountain villa in Northern Tuscany in a warm community with walking trails at reasonable costs.” We love this mountain village. Significant WWII history and museum next door to villa and an ancient mule trail 20-30 minute walk down to a gre
Stone-built Tuscan villa an hour north of Lucca, p
Beautiful property, Beautiful location
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 as the sun went down! Also ideally located to visi …
Tuscan Villa - Close to Lucca & Skiing (Abetone)
Magnificent Fully Equip Villa
Owners couldn't do enough for us. The views are breathtaking with a wonderful friendly restaurant just walking distance from villa. Pool is a added bonus, especially exploring the city all day. Great location, beautiful mountains surround the villa. …
Great base for family holiday
This place is great. We rented the whole lot & there's plenty of room to spread out in various shaded spots. The pool is excellent.
There are plenty of places to visit (Lucca, marble mines, lakes, castles) although as the roads are winding, give you …
We had a fantastic fortnight!
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 in the pool.
• Lounging in the hammock in the shade.
• Co …
All you could wish for in a villa holiday.
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 nearby. The local food was delicious especially the …
OLD MARKET WITH TERRACE
Great apartment, great location.
The James family had a great holiday in this wonderful city and this lovely apartment was part of its success. It is beautifully decorated, well equipped and very comfortable - especially the beds.
Our party included a 3 year old and an eleven month …