Traditional Tuscan Villa Apartments with Pool and Stunning Views
10 Minute Walk to Old Barga
1 and 2 Bedroom Villa Apartments
With stunning views across the Serchio river valley, Villa Sofia is an historically important building, only a short distance from the ancient town of Barga. There is a shared swimming pool on the property, private gardens and parking. Each apartment has been renovated to a high standard, with modern kitchens and orthopedic beds. There is a DVD player in each apartment and free Wi-Fi internet is available on the grounds. Free private parking is available.
Il Pozzo (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4/6)
This newly renovated apartment is located within the grounds of Villa Sofia, spectacularly situated with views to all sides, and only a ten minute walk to old Barga, with its restaurants and shops. The apartment, with a private entrance, is set on one floor with a new kitchen/dining room, living room/convertable bedroom with fireplace, two additional double bedrooms, a shower/wc. There is also a laundry area. The apartment opens onto a private garden area with a dining table, BBQ, and the picturesque wishing well. There is a terrace with stunning views and shared use of the villa swimming pool. The apartment includes free wi-fi internet connection, a DVD player and private parking.
Living Rooms: 2
Property Type: Apartment
Extensive gardens, shared swimming pool with barbeque facilites and a stereo system, terrace with view, and private parking. Free wifi internet.
Important notes on accommodation
Each apartment has a DVD player, with a large DVD library available for free loans. Free wi-fi internet is available on the grounds. A travel cot can be arranged for infants. A welcoming bottle of local wine awaits all guests on their arrival day.
Il Pozzo (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4/6) prices
|Rental Period||Per Night||Per Week||Per Month||Min. Stay (Nights)|
|5 April 2014 - 13 June 2014||€ 750.00||4|
|14 June 2014 - 5 September 2014||€ 1000.00||7|
|6 September 2014 - 31 October 2014||€ 750.00||4|
Notes on prices
Prices are for the properties per week in euros. 10% discount on all bookings over two weeks in length. Shorter periods available in off-season (3 day minimum).
Saturday changeover in high season. Flexible in off season.
50% deposit requested. Balance on arrival.
Apartments in Barga, Tuscany, Italy
About the area
1 hour 15 minutes to Viareggio.
90 minutes away in Forte di Marmi.
One hour away in Abetone.
Special Interest Holidays
Barga Jazz festival (July), Barga Opera festival (August), Piazzetta Music festival (July), Carnevale (February), Castagna (Chestnut) Festival (Late October), Befana (first week of January).
How to get there
Pisa Airport: 1 hour 15 minutes. Florence airport: 90 minutes.
Lucca - 30 minute drive. Florence - 90 minutes drive. Pisa - 1 hour 15 minute drive. Sienna - 2 hour drive.
Many fine restaurants, weekly fresh food market (Saturday), monthly antique market, banks, supermarket, historic duomo, tennis, horseback riding, trekking.
Reviewed by: Greg, United Kingdom
Reviewed: 6 September 2013
Date of stay: August 2013
This is the second time we have stayed here. Tom and Julia are great hosts and the property is magnificent. The outside areas are wonderful and spending an evening in the gardens enjoying the magnificent views are what holidays are all about.
Recommended for: Age 55+, tourists without a car, sightseeing, families with teenagers and families with young children
About the Owner
We want to help make your holiday go smoothly and happily. We look forward to welcoming you to Villa Sofia.
Year property purchased: 2004
What are the unique benefits of the property?
One of the things people like about Villa Sofia is that it feels like being out in the Tuscan countryside, while it is an easy 10 minute walk into Barga, with its lovely restaurants and shops.
Send an enquiry to the owner for booking or further information
Property Ref IT1687
Tom and Julia
(UNITED KINGDOM) +44 07582449410
Alternate Contact Details:
((ITALY) +39 0583710015)
Languages spoken: English, Italian.
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