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Casa Donati Apartment

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Description from owner

Description

The house newly is renovated (2012) and is set in a medieval village at the foothills of the Apennines, surrounded by chestnut forests and olive groves, it makes a wonderful base to explore Tuscany. The entrance of the property is from the terrace which has magnificent views of the Lunigiana valley. The door of the house opens into the typical Italian hallway, there is central heating throughout. The kitchen is equipped with cooker, fridge and microwave. The sitting room has a comfortable sofa bed and LCD TV . The bedroom has a double bed.For YOUNG CHILDREN : a little bed and a high chair . The bathroom has shower, bidet, toilet and hand basin. The terrace is spacious and has a vine shaded area for dining alfresco or simply enjoying the beautiful view. CHILDREN can to play freely on the village,

without to be afraid of road traffic. SWIMMING POOL at 5 Km. At 4 km away,the "Protect Area of river Magra" offer walks,cjcle paths,treaking,equipements for gymnastics,relax.....

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The house newly is renovated (2012) and is set in a medieval village at the foothills of the Apennines, surrounded by chestnut forests and olive groves, it makes a wonderful base to explore Tuscany. The entrance of the property is from the terrace which has magnificent views of the Lunigiana valley. The door of the house opens into the typical Italian hallway, there is central heating throughout. The kitchen is equipped with cooker, fridge and microwave. The sitting room has a comfortable sofa bed and LCD TV . The bedroom has a double bed.For YOUNG CHILDREN : a little bed and a high chair . The bathroom has shower, bidet, toilet and hand basin. The terrace is spacious and has a vine shaded area for dining alfresco or simply enjoying the beautiful view. CHILDREN can to play freely on the village,

without to be afraid of road traffic. SWIMMING POOL at 5 Km. At 4 km away,the "Protect Area of river Magra" offer walks,cjcle paths,treaking,equipements for gymnastics,relax.....

This property is perfect for people who want to experience local village life, it is a wonderful place to relax, ideal for romantics just wanting to enjoy Tuscany. KITCHEN GARDEN with vegetables to pick up free. 2bottles of our wine free every week to stay.A walk on HORSEBACK....Please see facilitations at "rates".

Contact the owner for number of guests exceeding 5

Further details

No Extra Charges; Prices are inclusive of a welcome hamper, Linen and towels, final cleaning and heating. Pasyment at your arrival,without advances

Further details indoors

The property is ideal for a couple or small family seeking the peace and tranquility of a medieval village in the Tuscan mountains. Just half an hour to the sea, or half an hour to the nearest ski resort. The beautiful cities of Florence, Lucca, Pisa, Genoa , Parma and Cinque Terre,Cave di marmo di Carrara, are all a short drive away.Swimming pool at 5 km. A walk in the wood....out of village!

Further details outdoors

Kitchen garden and garden .Vegetables at your disposal gratis.Terrace :half at the sun (..solarium..),half with wine's shade

Location description from owner

The Tuscany region

Culture and History : the region is scattered with castles built by the Malaspina family, the Brunella fortress of Aulla houses the Lunigiana Museum of natural History. Genoa, European capital of culture for 2004 is 1hr drive and well worth a visit. Florence is 1.5hrs drive or you can take the train from Villafranca Lucca 1hr drive a delightful city; hire a bike and pedal around the city walls. Parma or Genoa CINQUE TERRE are both 1hr away for the opera.

Villafranca in Lunigiana

Sports and Leisure nearby: there are sandy beaches at Marinella and Marina di Massa. There is an excellent Open air Olympic size swimming pool in Villafranca (10min) with high diving board, water fountains and children's pools. If you prefer swimming in freshwater there are many freshwater rock pools, made by the fast flowing water from melting snow. There is a Tennis club in Villafranca with indoor and outdoor courts. The nearest Ski resort is Zeri half an hours drive. Nearest Golf course is at Villafranca 10 min. Botanical gardens 30min. Mountain and forest walks right outside your door. The high meadows are abundant with flowers and heavy with their perfume. Parma is 1hr away for the nearest Seria A football team.CINQUE TERRE at 40 min drive.Portovenere,Forte dei Marmi,Viareggio...at 45 min drive.Lunigiana and Liguria Lunigiana unknown to the crowds, yet close to Florence, Pisa and the Cinque Terre, in this sunlit land of chestnut covered hills crowned by medieval villages you will enjoy the very best of Italy - wonderful landscapes, good food and a warm Italian welcome, the northern corner of Tuscany, an unspoiled area of breathtaking natural beauty set between the Apennine mountains and the Mediterranean sea. Lunigiana links the Gulf of Poets(where Shelley drowned, Byron swam and D. H. Lawrence meditated on his next book) and the coastal province of Liguria. The region is dominated by the mountains of the Parco Alpi Apuane (from where Michelangelo choose the marble for his statues). The marble quarries 45min by car are open to visitors.Other Activities :Terrace, half hour from sea.

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Key Info

  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 1 Sofa Bed, 1 Single Bed, 1 Cot available
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Bicycles available
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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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
No smoking at this property
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About the owner

Bruno D
Response rate:
100%
Calendar updated:
24 Aug 2016
Years listed:
8
Based in:
Italy

Languages spoken: English, French, Italian


This Apartment has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 5. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 17 Dec 2007. Located in Villafranca in Lunigiana, it has 4 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £363 to £449.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 24 Aug 2016.

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