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StoneVilla, swimming pool, family friendly. 3 bedroom 2 bathroom. Mountain Views

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa Between Aulla and Pontremoli, Massa Carrara, Tuscany, Italy - Local Hotel 30

A modernised, 3 bedroom stone house (approx 300 years old). Swimming pool for exclusive use of guests. WIFI throughout. Access to terrace and living area, up eight stone steps, with hand rail. Accommodation is all on the one level. Ideal location for walking, cycling, swimming or relaxing at the pool. Also day trips to many famous towns, cities and places of interest (Pisa, Florence, Lucca, Parma, Carrara Mountains, Cinque Terre) or discovering this beautiful Lunigiana area (land of 100 castles) its food and wines. The secure terrace and enclosed swimming pool with sun bathing areas, make it suitable for children.

Set in a wooded hillside, 220m above sea level, the property is easily accessible.

La Pineta Hotel, 300m from Villa, has an excellent restaurant, locally acclaimed. Situated off the A15 La Spezia - Parma Autostrada, and exactly 6.8km south of the Pontremoli exit. The nearest village Arpiola is 2.5km away, and has supermarkets, bank, bakery, pharmacy, doctor and hairdresser.

The ancient town of Pontremoli has a multitude of family run shops and a market twice a week.

The nearest town is Villafranca (5km) with rail network to anywhere in Italy. Railway station is called Villafranca-Bagnone.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, Italian
Calendar last updated:
9 June, 2017

Why The Owner chose Massa Carrara Area

Location location location! Experience real Italy in a beautiful setting in the region of "Lunigiana" that is famous for its castles, food and wine.

The market towns of Pontremoli, Villafranca and many medieval villages are nearby to be explored.

The property is set in its own ground, with a terrace (leading from kitchen and living area) that is used constantly in the summer for al fresco dining.

Former guests have mentioned the handiness of the nearby hotel when you don't want to cook.

Property easily accessible from A15 Autostrada and proximity to airports.

What makes this villa unique

New swimming pool exclusively for guests.

Outdoor table tennis table.

Beautiful views of the mountains.

La Pineta hotel open seven days a week.

The musical sound of the Church bells twice daily. "A true delight"

Large comfortable bedrooms.

Two bathrooms.

Large parking area.

Guestbook comments from the owner

One week of celebration at the Villa, at Cinque Terra, at Florence, at Parma, at Forte dei Marmi, and a great walk at Camoglie, followed by a boat ride to Portofino, spectacular.
Mar 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Mulazzo in Tuscany

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1. Has the option of being en suite with bedroom 1. Bath with shower, washing machine, Italian designer lavatory and wash hand basin. Bathroom 2 with shower, wash hand basin and lavatory.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8/10 Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1. King Size bed. Has the option of being en suite. Cot in bedroom 1. All bedrooms are 20 square metres and because of the thick walls are practically sound proof. Bedroom 2. Double bed and single bed. Bedroom 3. King size bed and single bed. Double sofa bed in living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • ski
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: As the property is a modernised stone house (circa 300 years old) there is no need for air-conditioning in summer due to the thickness of the walls. The large terrace and pool make this villa suitable for children. Table tennis table is available for guests. There is gas central heating and an open wood burning fire. Outside lights and uplighters accentuate the property at night. All bedrooms are large, each with independent views. The thickness of the interior walls give good sound proofing. Outside: The large terrace has a seating area and shaded dining area, with stunning views of the tree lined valley. There are a variety of easy chairs and an outdoor dining table and chairs suitable for eight. There is direct separate access into the kitchen and living area. A cold water shower is available at pool and there is covered storage space under the terrace. Ample parking for 3/4 cars. Table tennis table is available for guests. Clothes line available beside pool. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service on request. We provide pool/beach towels. Maid service available on request. (Extra charge). Otherwise, guests responsible for cleaning and washing of towels and linen until leaving property. Washing machine in bathroom 1. Other: Large south west facing terrace, with roll out awning, dining table/chairs and deck chairs. Terrace is completely secure for children with gates. Everyone spends summer months here, having all meals outside. Good lighting for night time dining. WIFI.

Reviews

4.5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)

5

Fabulous,peaceful getaway

  • 5 of 5

It's the second time we have stayed at this fabulous villa in the Tuscan hills near Villafranca. The addition of the new fantastic pool made our families experience even more enjoyable.Great supermarket nearby for cooking in and fabulous hotel restaurant 50metres away if you can't be bothered to cook on your holidays.Best of both worlds.

The house itself has a great view of the Tuscan hills in the lunigiana and sleeps everyone comfortably.

Helen and Jimmy are lovely boasts and they always leave a bottle of fizz in the fridge, which helps!

The house is also very close to a great hotel which does lovely local food, where the head waiter speaks English for those non-Italian speakers.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Lorna
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Book this villa !

  • 4 of 5

Book this villa ! - excellent place to stay with lots to see and do - the owners Jimmy and Helen were very hospitable and very knowledgeable about the best places to see and eat and drink - a week was not long enough for us !

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A pleasure Andrew
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 1
17 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,200
for 7 nights
£1,200
 
 
Rate 2
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,450
for 7 nights
£1,450
 
 
Rate 3
2 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,200
for 7 nights
£1,200
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Booking Notes:
We ask for a deposit of 25% to reserve a booking. Full payment is needed 6 weeks prior to arrival. Bookings will be made by email. The booking form, terms and conditions (T&C) will be sent by email. Booking form and (T&C) to be returned, signed, confirming booking with deposit. Unfortunately, deposits are non-refundable, and we regret that cancellations made within 4 weeks of the reserved time cannot be refunded.

Changeover Day:
Change over day Saturday, but may be different with prior arrangement. Departute time 11am and arrival time 4.00pm.

Deposit as per terms and conditions, and full payment including security deposit six weeks before date of arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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