External DescriptionThis authentic stone farmhouse boasts a strategic position between Lucca and the Versilia coast, surrounded by a perfectly kept private garden and 160 hectares of olive groves and woods. Casa Maria boasts a private garden equipped with a table for 8 people and a useful barbecue perfect for amusing alfresco meals. The cottage is part of an estate where there is also the main villa where the owners live. The villa has a private swimming pool with sea view equipped with sunbeds and umbrellas, as well as a romantic porch covered in kiwi and equipped with a table for 10 people, a wood stove and a barbecue that will allow you to spend unforgettable moments.The swimming pool is closed from the month of October.
Please note the following:- the swimming pool closes at 7:00 PM- the property does not have a total privacy as nearby you will find the owners who sometimes could cross the front garden of the villa;- there are some animals (dogs, cats, donkeys) around the villa.
Internal DescriptionThe house (180 sqm) dates back to 1600 and has been built on 2 levels: Ground Floor: The main entrance is on the ground floor and introduces to a lovely and comfortable sitting room with sofa, smoking table and cozy armchairs in front of a bright wide windows, a corner which invites to reading and conversation. The furniture has been selected with taste and in perfect country house style which always gives a pleasant feeling of warm hospitality. On the other side of the floor there is a vast fully equipped kitchen (fireplace, oven, fridge, freezer, cooking top etc.) with a dining table for 8 people, perfect for cooking any kind of meal. This area is conveniently connected to the garden, the outdoor table and the barbecue area. On the ground floor there is also the magnificent master bedroom with en-suite bathroom (with bathtub) and connected to the garden through a french window. The wooden beams and the "cotto" floor encrease the charme of this wide room which is made unique by the monumental stone fireplace towering as a guardian over all.
First Floor: On the upper floor there is the rest of the sleeping area with 3 bedrooms: 2 double bedrooms, 1 with en-suite bathroom and 1 twin bedroom which shares 1 bathroom with the second double bedroom. All the rooms are extremely bright and with stunning views of the garden and the surroundings.
This villa is a truly valid option for families and groups of friends wishing to spend a relaxing holiday in a magical atmosphere: the Tuscan countryside and the seaside as well (panoramic view included!).Small pets are allowed at an extra charge.
Pricing Information:Included in the price: Final cleaning; weekly cleaning (for stays longer than 1 week); utilities (water, gas and electricity); garden house and pool maintenance.Excluded from the price: small pets are allowed at an extra charge (40,00€/week); heating on consumption.Security deposit: Customers are requested to pay € 500,00 upon arrival (cash), and it will be returned at the end of the stay deducted from eventual damages.
This apartment for rent is not a hotel, agritourism, B&B or similar, and therefore by law, extra services similar to those you may find in these types of accommodations, such as a reception, concierge or security, receiving mail, provision of meals and drinks, cleaning and change of linen during your stay, and amenity kits with soaps etc. are strictly prohibited.
APE energy certification level: G 132.5 kWh/m2 per year
Parking:The villa has 2 parking places.
Destinations:The villa is situated on a dominant position in Lucca area. The nearest village is just 1.5 km away, named Massarosa, where you will find shops, grocery stores and the major services. In the nearby, Lucca offers activities such as the Summer Festival, a music festival involving international renowned artists and in Autumn the International Comics Festival "COMICS" attracts enthusiasts from all over the world.Lucca gave birth to a range of wine makers: you can taste local wines, or you can simply move to the classic areas of the Chianti (about 100 km away) and Bolgheri (108 km away). The main beaches are Viareggio and Forte dei Marmi both about 25 km away.
Main distances: Lucca 8 km, Pietrasanta 25 km, Pisa airport 25 km, Florence Airport 67 km, Cave di Marmo in Massa Carrara 43 Km.
More facilities:Internet Wi-FiWashing machineDishwasherHairdryerSet of crockery/towels for 10 peopleMicrowave ovenSatellite TV (Sky)Private parkBarbecue10 parking lotsSwimming pool and park mantainancePrivate swimming pool (18 x 7 x 1,4 m)SunbedsPets (on request)Baby cots/highchairs (on request)Get the full listing »