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Beautiful Tuscan Villa, stunning views, outdoor pool – Home 358160 Villa

  • 6 bedrooms
  • 10 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Beautiful Tuscan Villa, stunning views, outdoor pool – Home 358160

  • Villa
  • 6 bedrooms
  • sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min stay

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Villa / 6 bedrooms / 4 bathrooms / sleeps 10

Key Info

  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Villa Villenia is a 16th century villa built on a valley side in a small village just north of the wonderful Tuscan city of Lucca. There are stunning views from the garden across the hills. There are many excellent restaurants in the locality: supermarkets are nearby. The house is large with five double bedrooms and a further room with a double bed settee. Two bedrooms have en suite facilities. There is a large marbled formal room with a balcony overlooking the garden and the valley; a music room with murals; a large living room with TV, DVD, wifi etc; a study and library. A modern kitchen with all facilities is next to a large dining room; there are four bathrooms including a jacuzzi and two other cloakrooms. In the garden there is an outside eating area and a large swimming pool. We bought and restored the house in 2002, including specially commissioned furniture such as a massive four poster bed. There is parking for three cars at the front of the house as well as a shrine to the Virgin Mary. There are many festivals in the area, which guests can attend as well as the many beautiful Tuscan towns and villages in the locality

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • 2 Cots available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King Bed
    Bedroom 2: King Bed
    Bedroom 3: Double Bed
    Bedroom 4: Double Bed
    Bedroom 5: Double Bed
    Bedroom 6: Sofa Bed
  • 2 Family bathrooms, 2 En suites

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Jacuzzi or hot tub
  • Mountain Views
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Patio
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Games room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Housekeeping Included

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

You need a car to get around the area. To get to Florence, Pisa etc you could also take a train

Interaction with guest

Anna, who speaks fluent English, manages the house and is usually there to greet you on arrival. We will be in England but feel free to email or call if we can help

Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
Yes, smoking allowed

Cancellations

Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

No refund If you cancel, any money you have paid cannot be refunded.

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About the owner

John R.
Response rate:
65%
Calendar updated:
19 Sep 2018
Years listed:
6
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English

This Villa has 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and sleeps 10. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 30 Mar 2013. Located in Province of Lucca, it has 22 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £2405 to £3206.

The Owner has a response rate of 65% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 19 Sep 2018.

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Guest reviews

Excellent – based on 22 reviews Excellent
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“Puccini and Prosecco!”

Reviewed 10 May 2013

This villa, set in a tiny hamlet, perched on the side of a mountain, is a delight! The house has been beautifully restored, retaining original features but making no compromises in providing high quality bedrooms, bathrooms and other facilities. The property is enormous, with good space for communal gathering but plenty of quiet corners - inside and out - to escape to. The views are terrific and the mood changes constantly as the sun sweeps across the valley. There are many pretty villages to explore nearby and Lucca has all a visiting group could want in a city. For me, the highlight was hearing a recital of Puccini's work (performed nightly in a church) in Lucca and a visit to the annual Puccini festival on the coast is in easy driving distance (his mum lived in a village down the valley).

“Beautiful, spacious, atmospheric villa, high on a Tuscan hillside”

Reviewed 12 Apr 2013

Lovely old house with a real sense of history, but well set up with its own pool and other modern must-haves.

“Bravissima!”

Reviewed 7 Apr 2013

Very happy memories of Tuscany in the spring. And a perfect jumping-off point to explore Lucca, Florence, Viareggio etc etc. Very well-equipped, a fabulous garden, a hide-and-seek quality to the stairs and rooms, and a magical stay all round. Alla prossima...

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