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Medieval Village House

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Minimum Stay
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About the property

Village House in Vellano, Nr. Lucca, Tuscany - Picturesque Hillside Village of Vellano

The house has a large double bedroom with kingsize bed and en-suite bathroom, a further double bedroom, a twin bedroom and a 4 piece bathroom. There is a large living/dining room and a large kitchen/dining room with an additional utility room. There is an outdoor shaded terrace suitable for alfresco dining and a sunbathing area. The House is located in the centre of the village with a restaurant and pizzeria all within a minutes walk of the house. The house is approached on foot although parking is only 50 metres away and is suitable only for active guests. The payoff is a wonderful peaceful setting overlooking an outstandingly beautiful and dramatic views of the rolling Tuscan hills and valleys.

Darren and Jill Vescovi
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2016

About Darren and Jill Vescovi

The Vescovi family all live in Preston, Lancashire. The owners of the property Guido and Brenda Vescovi spend lots of time in Tuscany where they go to relax and enjoy their retirement. Their son Darren and his wife Jill organise the bookings from the website. They enjoy regular holidays at Casa Vescovi especially the skiing in the winter and the brilliant weather in the summer.

Darren and Jill Vescovi purchased this house in 2002

Why Darren and Jill Vescovi chose Pistoia Area

Guido, who is Italian, wanted to buy a property in Italy to enjoy during his retirement. They knew the area around Vellano very well and have friends there. They like the fact that the house is located in a quiet real Italian Village but also that there are lots of amenities closeby. They enjoy looking after the house and the garden and have made many changes since buying the property. It is very much a family house and lots of their friends and family regularly stay there with them.

What makes this house unique

The Vescovi family enjoy the peace and quiet of the location of the house and the magnificent views. The local restaurants all serve genuine local food and all the locals eat there. The house provides the family with an excellent base for exploring the rest of Tuscany and Italy. Although they have been there many times now they still find something new to do on each occasion.


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(3 traveller reviews)


Perfect House

  • 4 of 5

The house is very convenient, big enough for 3 couples and with very nice view and location.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and we are glad you enjoyed your stay xxx
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A little piece of heaven

  • 5 of 5

The perfect place for a relaxing holiday but close to many beautiful places to visit.

The house had everything we needed and was so beautiful and peaceful. The covered balcony was perfect to sit with a glass of wine at the end of the day.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The most perfect place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed staying in your beautiful home in Tuscany. Everything was so perfect and the house totally exceeded our expectations. We were blessed with great weather and so spent most of our evenings on the terrace enjoying the view. We loved the village especially Bistrot restaurant and also found restaurant Carla on our last night.

Thank you once again for a perfect holiday

Norma, Kevin, Clara and Matt Lovell

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
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Prices & Availability

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5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
£100 deposit required on confirmation of booking. The remainder is required prior to your departure.

Changeover Day:
Saturday is the preferred changeover day however we can be flexible with other arrival and departure days.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds.

**** Special Offer Summer 2015 ******
If there are only two people staying in the house then the charge is only £250 per week.

For 3 or more the price is £390

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Pescia in Tuscany

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to main bedroom with large shower, toilet and sink Bathroom with sink, WC, bidet and bath with shower over.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with kingsize double bed and en-suite bathroom. Bedroom 2 with double bed. Bedroom 3 with twin beds.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Barbecue
Notes on accommodation: The accommodation is suitable for children, however very young children would need to be closely monitored on the terraces due to the steepness of the garden on each side. Outside: Shaded outdoor terrace suitable for alfresco dining overlooking fantastic views down the valley. Outdoor pizza oven. Two additional sun terraces for sunbathing. Barbecue, outdoor dining table and six chairs plus additional sunloungers. Utility Room: Fridge freezer, washing machine, large wine rack, additional sink. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: One bath towel and one hand towel plus all linen included. Property is fully cleaned once a week and towels and linen are changed once a week.

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