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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Villafranca in Lunigiana, Province of Massa Carrara, Tuscany
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. SWI...
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Listing #HL34192
About the Owner
Bruno D
Languages spoken:English, Italian, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had a wonderful time at Bruno's house in Irola which is tucked away in the beautiful countryside. The house is on the small side (but with the large terrace, the garden and the streets to play on), it is ideal for a small family...More

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Bruno D, VR Owner at Casa Donati, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2017

Hi, thank you very much for this wonderful review. It was a pleasure to spend some days with you, with the girls that, playing with joy,were delighted by all of us. You left the home in perfect order .... It will be a pleasure to...More

Reviewed 25 October 2014

Staying at Casa Donati, in Irola was one of the best Italian holidays we have ever had and we have been to Italy many times. The situation of Casa Donati is heavenly with such a divine view. The apartment was just right and there were...More

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Bruno D, VR Owner at Casa Donati, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2014

Ciao S. and M., thank you very much for what you wrote in the review.We not consider you as guests,but friends with whom remain happy together.We hope very much to see you again in our house. Consider our house like yours in Italy.Greetings from all...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2011

If you want to get off the beaten track and experience the real Italy this house and its location are perfect. Casa Donati is located in a hill village with fabulous views of the valley, forests and mountains. The house is well equiped and Bruno...More

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
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!
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Twin
    1 Full
    1 Crib
    1 Sofa
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REDUCED PRICE OF 10% FOR 2 WEEKS STAY, OR, IF YOU LIKE,1 HOUR AND HALF OF RIDE ON HORSEBACK FOR TWO PEOPLE IN THE COUNTRYSIDE AND WOODS OF LUNIGIANA (WITH GUIDE). UNFORGETTABLE !!!! AND ALSO 2 BOTTLES OF OUR WINE FOR EVERY WEEK (FREE),
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About the neighbourhood
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......
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Pisa and Genoa: 100.0 km
Railway: Villafranca in lunigiana: 4.0 km
Ferry: La Spezia: 35.0 km
The nearest airports are Genoa, Parma and Pisa, all at c.a. 100 km from Villafranca in Lunigiana. Pisa is well served by Ryanair ,British Air.etc.
Sea at 35 km.. Swimming pool at 5 km. Supermarket at 4 km..Parking at 40 mt..
Discount of 10 % for 2 week stay or more.Two bottles of our production wine,free,every 1 week stay.
Kitchengarden with vegetables free for guests.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 30.0 km.
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