Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 18 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

The house, the garden and the swimming pool is just for your private use

A beautifully restored villa with private pool near Lucca that has been tastefully renovated and is situated in the hills between Lucca. Private pool and balcony for or outdoor dining. Ideal for families seeking relaxation

This property has been completely restored and converted into a holiday home.It is possible to organize dinners with typical dishes and to purchase local products (wine, olive oil).

THE WEEKLY PRICES INCLUDE:

Cleaning before and after your stay.

Linen for bed, bathroom and pool towels

Taxes

Parking,

Internet wi-fi connection,

Baby bed and high chair,

the swimming pool

Cost of water, gas and electricity

Pets

Supplement for heating depending on the season

Security deposit requested

Key pick up with owner

The owner lives nearby

supplementary change Linen for bed and bathroom € 10 a person

SERVICES Double bedroom 3 Twin bedroom 1 Double bed settee 1 Bathroom with shower and WC 3

Kitchen 1 Living-cum-dining 1 ACCOMMODATION: The ground floor has a fully fitted kitchen (oven, toaster, microwave, freezer, dishwasher) and separate dining room with seating for 8 people. living/dining room with fireplace, 2 double bedrooms one of which with access to the garden and bathroom with shower, 2 bathroom with shower, with wash hand basin, toilet and bidet.. 1 small study (TV), 1st fl.: 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedded room. Air conditioning in the bedrooms. Casa Elia is furnished with great care and charm – terracotta tiled floors – Tuscan style.

For your added comfort during the summer months mosquito nets are fitted to all windows.

Close to the house the owners have a small golf course: driving range and 3-hole. The golf course is under the home Elia, is open to the public, but the most of our client are the guest of our villas, in fact is a golf club very calm. The costs are very accessible as we think this the best way to start people to play this sport. Here you can rent all the equipment needed

On your arrival you will be asked for a deposit of 200.00 €. The sum will be returned on your departure. Any damage checked on your leaving will be refunded from the deposit.

* Check in time: Saturday from 16,30.

* Check out time: Saturday not later than 09.30.

From May to September, villa are rent from Saturday to Saturday. In the other months it is possible to rent in any day of the week.

Size Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 shower rooms
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Viareggio 18 km
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Pisa 37 km, Nearest railway: Lucca 10 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Fax machine, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (4), Sofa Beds (1), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Private tennis court, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Tuscany region

The typical Tuscan landscape most famous in the world is that of plains and hills, in particular in the area around Firenze, Lucca, Pisa and Siena, where more than in any other part one can enjoy the harmony which unites man with nature.Here orderly cultivations of vines and olives alternate, marked by rows of Cypresses and by farm houses which give the visitor a sense of balance and elegant beauty.

Whichever the four seasons you choose to visit Tuscany, the average weather temperatures are as follows:Spring – The countryside is beautiful with bright green fields dotted with colourful wildflowers and comfortable temperatures ranging between 65° F and 75° F Summer – The busiest time to visit Italy with predictable sunny hot weather and temperatures ranging from 80° F to 90° F. Autumn – A beautiful season with fine weather up until the end of October. For those seeking a more active vacation like walking or trekking the weather is comfortable with temperatures reaching 70° F to 75° F Winter – is a good time to visit with shorter queues for museums and other sightseeing attractions with many sunny days and a winter temperature of around 50° F during the day.

Florence (Firenze) (80km) Bursting with renaissance art and architecture, the city of Florence is a cultural delicacy for visitors. No trip to Florence would be complete without a trip to the world famous Uffizi Gallery, housing masterpieces from Botticelli, Michelangelo, Titan and Piero della Francesca, among others.

There are museums in Florence which target children from 8 years old and have special sections for the very young – from 3 to 7.

The centre is crowded with shops selling everything from stylish clothing to second hand books. Big fashion names will be found in via de Tournabuoni and via della Vigna Nuova. Beside the shops, Florence is rich in open-air markets. The market of San Lorenzo, situated at the centre of the city is the preferred destination of tourists.

Pisa (39km) By far the best known sight in Pisa is the famous Leaning Tower which is one of many architecturally and artistically important structures in the city.

The natural and environmental heritage is particularly attractive and in the area you can visit the Natural Park of Migliarino, the Pisano Mountain or the coastline at Marina di Vecchiano, Marina di Pisa and Tirrenia.

Siena (139km) One of Italy is best preserved medieval cities, located in the heart of Tuscany, Siena is built on three hills. The city is surrounded by well preserved walls and is filled with fine examples of Gothic architecture.

It is also home to one of the world is most unique piazza – Piazza del Campo or il Campo as referred to locally.

Twice a year on July 2 and August 16, Piazza del Campo plays host to the famous Palio horse race, a battle between the contrada (districts) of the city.

San Gimignano (90 km) Take a drive through the ever changing scenery of vineyards and olive trees to reach San Gimignano. Perched on top of a hill, the city has remained intact through centuries and is famous for its numerous towers, fresco is and other art treasures.

San Martino in Freddana

Lucca: a city of Ligurian-Etruscan origins, enclosed by a circle of 16th-century walls, with its palaces, churches, towers and gardens is a small enchanted world.

Lucca with its monuments, squares, fountains, museums; with its tranquil medieval town centre in great part pedestrian, with its theatre, the Teatro del Giglio, and it s esteemed seasons of opera, prose, orchestral music and dance; with its important cultural events such as the Comics Revue and the Summer Festival, the traditional ones such as the procession of Santa Croce during the citys September festivities, or the Flower Market in April.

Lucca is a city which offers the tourists attractions of historic interest and natural beauty with the sure knowledge that you can walk through the city and surrounding areas at any time in complete safety. 2000 years of history will catch your eyes walking around Lucca's squares and streets. It is home to splendid Romanesque churches, museums, monuments, and birth place of Giacomo Puccini (1858) one of Italy most famous composer.

Via Fillungo is the main street in Lucca and is lined with excellent shops intermingled with some interesting buildings. Indoor and open air markets are held in Piazza del Carmine and the antique market is held on the 3rd Sat and Sunday of every month in and around Piazza San Giusto.

There are many “ristoranti”, “pizzeria” and typical “trattorie” located in the city and surrounding hills serving a variety of wonderful Tuscan dishes.

During the summer Lucca welcomes some of the most famous singers of the world for the “Summer Festivals" concerts, held in the major squares of the town.

While in the brand new open air theatre on the Massaciuccoli lake, in Torre del Lago Puccini, 20 km from the villa, in front of the villa where Puccini wrote some of its best pieces, the Puccini festival takes place. From june till august, the composer's most popular operas are performed in a spectacular scenario .

The Versilia coastline spreads out from Viareggio to Marina Carrara and is one of the most fashionable coasts of Italy including the sophisticated resort of Forte dei Marmi where you can mingle with the Italian aristocracy.

there are different free beaches in Torre del Lago and in Viareggio.

Viareggio, elegant and refined, is one of the more famous coast resorts in Versilia and a tourist destination known all over the world. It is an amusement-centre, the country of the Carnival with Carnivals “Cittadella”, of the Pucciniano Festival and of the night-refinement with its advanced anf first-rate night-clubs and premises. The night lights make room for a lively and coloured landscape in summer and for wonderful sunsets and tranquillity in winter.