The Casine are situated in the middle of an olive grove in what feels like a tiny olde worlde hamlet. The site overlooks the Serchio valley and has the most stunning views...There are two restructured country houses converted into 4 beautifully furnished apartments. Hom …see more
“Perfect location for wonderful holidays in Tuscany”
Reviewed 2 Feb 2015
In june we spent a two weeks vacation in the appartment Main House in Villa Maria Doria. The Villa ist located in the middle of Pozzi, a small village near Forte dei Marmi. Bakery, pizzeria and a typi… More
IL FORNOHouse with four beds at ground floor, furnished in Tuscany peasant style: stay equipped from table and chairs and small sofa; small kitchen complete of all the equipments (fires, frigo, dishwasher, table and pottery); One double bedroom, one room with two single …see more
This is the top (2nd) floor apartment in a newly restored Tuscan farmhouse with spectacular views across the river Serchio to the wooded Appenines. Casa Polidori is at the end of a short track in a small hamlet on the side of a hlll. It is a quiet and peaceful place w …see more
Excellently appointed apartment with superb size rooms and a marvelous kitchen. The views over the valley are stupendous. Ideally situated for the walking and climbing excursions in the surrounding ra… More
Wonderful villa recently renovated situated in the middle of the countryside, a few km. from the center of Camaiore and just a few minutes from the seaside of Lido di Camaiore and Viareggio.Its position is perfect for those who enjoy a relaxing holiday in a peaceful cou …see more
Villa Sant'Alessio was built in 1903 in Art Nouveau style, designed by a renowned Italian architect and it offers a cosy, familiar and yet elegant atmosphere. it is about 400sqm, split on two floors and can accomodate 8+2 guests. There are 4 bedrooms ( two ensuites, two …see more
It’s a marvelous impressing place combining accessibility of vast space, picturesque surroundings, nearness of the sea, and the comfort of the fabulous house!
During some days spent in this place w… More
(The house, the garden and the swimming pool is just for your private use).
you will not have to share with other guests !!
Villa of 1830 completely renovated with tastefully, it situated in the hills between Lucca. View of the countryside and the surrounding hills. Pe …see more
Santa Cristina, a beautiful villa nestled privately on a hill, is surrounded by 10,000 square meters of woody terrain and breathtaking views of the countryside and surrounding areas. The hill is 700 m. above sea level and provides the home it's namesake. Embraced by the …see more
“Warm welcome, fantastic views and relaxing holiday.”
Reviewed 27 Sep 2012
This is not the first time we have been to Tuscany but the first time to Santa Cristina and the Castelnuovo Di Garfagnana area. The views from Sanata Cristina are wonderful and the whole area is very… More
Dear Linda and Keith, thank you for your kind review, I hope to see you again and to spend a lovely evening eating together- giuliana,giuseppe,andrea
Beautiful historic residence surrounded by a wonderful park and ancient olive groves. Excellently furnished. Ground floor: the main entrance leads to a large living room with fireplace, view over a small lake, equipped kitchen, dining room with vaulted roof, study, toil …see more
Our detached house Limonaia is surrounded by a garden of fruit trees and a shared large swimming pool in front of, have a private green park (2000 sqm) with a relaxation area (sun loungers, hammocks, etc.) An entertainment area for children (ping pong, foosball, swing), …see more
Despite the feeling of seclusion and peace, this renovated barn is only a 10/12 minute drive from the bustling market town of Castelnuovo di GarfagnanaThis renovated capanna has been refurbished with care and imagination and the owners have managed to create a charming …see more
We visited with our 3 children, 15, 14 and 10 and had a fantastic time, The villa is lovely and very well equipped. I can't imagine there's a swimming pool with better views anywhere in the world! Flo… 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
Colognola is a beautiful village house with a great private pool! This house, situated on the edge of a very peaceful village is spacious, private, well equipped and full of original features.This property has been recently restored into good sized holiday accomodatio …see more
The apartment Loretta is set in the midst of ancient village houses, but the population of the entire village is less than 50 so it is a very quiet spot! This property is a very quiet place to holiday....The apartment itself is ideal for two, with one large bedroom and …see more
The farmhouse is situated in a tiny hamlet, giving a real feel of olde worlde traditional Italy, without compromising on privacy at the pool area, and with the most wonderful uninterrupted panoramic view. This spacious, 3 storey property with traditional Tuscan Arches, …see more
The villa was lovely, clean and spacious. The owners were lovely and have a son who speaks English which was very helpful. The pool wasn't heated and the weather wasn't great so it wasn't used as muc… More
We are in the most central and noble area of Viareggio with immediate access to the sea promenade. Prestigious, large (95 square meters; 2 double bedroom, large living room and kitchen), with Air Conditioned (extra service) and panoramic views of the harbor, sea (to Pis …see more
We had a wonderful stay in Viareggio thanks to Cinzia and Piero. It was our first booking with Airbnb so we weren't sure what to expect but everything was great, just as described. Piero kindly picked… More
Thanks, then we still expect the next year to go to the beach and make visits to other cities that have not been able to visit in just one week.
“Good location, nice apartment, but no air-conditioning”
Reviewed 20 Jul 2015
The location was brilliant, bus station (busses to Lucca and Florence) was next to the house. The nights were warm in July, so air-conditioning would have been nice. There were fans for each room and … More
July of 2015 was one of the hottest in 50 years, with temperatures over 35 degrees. Typically in Viareggio, even in summer (July / August), the temperature does not exceed 30 degrees during the day and 20-22 degrees at night. Typically the seventh floor you need to close the windows to not feel cold and avoid excessive ventilation. This is why our guests leave provided blankets, which this year were not helpful ....
Holiday house very close to seaside, perfect for family with 4 beds. Large apartment includes abatable kitchen, living room with sofa bed, double bedroom and a bedroom with 2 single beds. Bedrooms overlook the terrace in a very quiet area. The living room offers great s …see more
Viajamos desde Ginebra y descubrimos
El jardin es una verdadera maravilla. La propiedad nos hizo respirar el verdadero ambiente italiano de esta hermosa region. Las propietarias son personas muy … More
Lovingly rebuilt to high standard with the traditional teracotta tiles and chestnut beams with all modern facilities. There are 4 bedrooms, all with electric fans, 2 doubles with private en suite bathrooms, and 2 twin rooms that can also be made into doubles. The underf …see more
We spend happy time in this place!
It was in October'2013. It was not the usual journey for us. We chose Villa La Pianella to relax, to get acquainted with Tuscany, to celebrate the w… More
Wonderful central apartment with views of the Walls of Lucca can comfortably accommodate 4 people.The apartment is located in one of the most famous squares of Lucca and despite being in the center enjoys tranquility; recently renovated can accommodate up to 4 people, h …see more
La Rosa is a stylish property, beautifully renovated.
Ideal for those seeking a relaxing holiday within walking distance from the village.
The rooms are spacious and bright.
In the hall there are 2 large sofas, satellite TV, DVD player, air conditioning
Kitchen: hob 5 b …see more
Beautifully located with Swimming pool - Sleeping 4 + 2 with option to hire 2 extra double rooms. Pick your own fruit and veg!Well restored character farmhouses set in the hills of the totally unspoilt, green & mountainous region of Northern Tuscany. A real farm experie …see more
I was lucky enough to spend two weeks at La Sambuca Formicola with family and friends in July and August of this year. It is a perfect place to unwind. The apartments, pool, view, weather were all stu… More
It sounds like you had a great time, and enjoyed having the entire site to yourselves. We are glad that you love the area and have returned so many times! Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience. Lorraine at tuscan-retreats
“Beautiful rural location and great base for exploring Northern Tuscany”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2014
We stayed with friends and the location was excellent for visits to local countryside, mountains, lakes and handy for the railway station to get the train to Lucca (about an hour) and Cinque Terre (ab… More
"Il Cavaliere" (accommodates up to 7 guests) has its own separate entrance, kitchen-living room with fireplace and possibility of a sofa bed, 2 double bedrooms and 1 triple bedroom, 2 bathrooms with shower. A living room with a double sleeper sofa and TV, a k …see more
The Casale is on the outskirts of Lucca, at Segromigno in Monte, a typical Tuscan village situated along the slopes of the hills of Lucca, and is surrounded by age-old olive groves and ancient woods. Quite and peaceful place to enjoy the nature and fascinating wine an …see more
The house and it's surroundings are set in three hectares of private land.
The house has four bedrooms.
There are no other properties overlooking the house or garden.
Ideal for nature lovers or holiday makers that prefer total space and privacy.
There is a private dir …see more
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.
Beautiful Tuscan villa with private pool and stunning views, Casa Peggi is a truly romantic hideaway with a spiritual feel. The villa boasts 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms [2 on suite] a new kitchen & lounge and cool sitting room in the cantina. Three of the bedrooms have dou …see more
" The Moretti agricultural company "Le Murelle" is situated in the Tuscan countryside, 7 kms from Lucca. The farm produces wine and extra-virgin olive oil. It also offers hospitality for tourists with agricultural interest in typical farm-houses recentl …see more
Just a short drive from Lucca, we loved being away from the hustle and bustle, staying in this most beautiful location.
The farmhouse is lovely and authentic, with personal touches by the owner, Dan… More
Reviewed 11 Jun 2012
We have just had a fantastic week in Tuscany staying at Le Murelle. The accommodation is fantastic and Daniela was a great host and very helpful with anything that we needed.
The position for expl… More