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La Vinca, gorgeous mature garden, private pool, mountain views, WIFI.

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Market town of Castelnuovo di Garfagnana
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4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
9 guests
4 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
A beautiful newly and very carefully restored barn, set in the heart of the Garfagnana region of Northern Tuscany, 1 hr 15 minutes north of Lucca.This detached villa with private pool and has been lovingly refurbished by the owner using traditional materials, and warm tuscan colours to give a rustic, but very homely feel to the property.The 'barn' has beamed ceilings and traditional style flooring throughout and is furnished with a pleasing mix of the modern and antique. The ceilings are high, giving a good sense of light and space, and the views from the house are very beautiful......As well as the open plan well equipped kitchen, diner, living area, there are 4 bedrooms, and 3 bathrooms, one of which is ensuite, and one of which boasts a bath tub. Outside there is a covered pergola, gard...A beautiful newly and very carefully restored barn, set in the heart of the Garfagnana region of Northern Tuscany, 1 hr 15 minutes north of Lucca.This detached villa with private pool and has been lovingly refurbished by the owner using traditional materials, and warm tuscan colours to give a rustic, but very homely feel to the property.The 'barn' has beamed ceilings and traditional style flooring throughout and is furnished with a pleasing mix of the modern and antique. The ceilings are high, giving a good sense of light and space, and the views from the house are very beautiful......As well as the open plan well equipped kitchen, diner, living area, there are 4 bedrooms, and 3 bathrooms, one of which is ensuite, and one of which boasts a bath tub. Outside there is a covered pergola, gardens with apple trees and private infinity style pool of 10M x 5M.This is a perfect place to relax, and enjoy a real feeling of yesteryear, whilst surrounded by modern comforts.Enter into large open plan living room/kitchen/diner, separated by square arch.Open fireplace, comfy seating, SAT TV. Kitchen/dining area - traditional Tuscan Style kitchen with oven, 5 ring hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, double sink, marble tops.Dining table which extends to seat 12 people.Double doors leading from kitchen to covered pergola area for al fresco dining.Downstairs double bedroom with disabled accessDownstairs shower room, again with disabled accessUpstairs:Master bedroom with en suite shower room - also with independent access (can be closed off from rest of house)Double bedroom which can be converted to twin if requiredTwin roomFamily bathroom with tubCellarutility room with washing machine and drying area Outside:Disabled accessParking for 2 carsGarden with orchardInfinity style private pool 10M x 5 M. Open from 21st March to 30th September.Covered pergola for eating al fresco set in courtyard effect garden with fountains in traditional stone wallBrick built BBQWonderful views!Wifi internetSecurity deposit of 100euros payable in cash on arrival.Christmas and New Year price is per week. Also available for 3 nights at £480 and 4 nights at £615. A little about location: Poggio is a small mountain village situated approximately 50 mins North Of Lucca, and 8km from the local market town of Castelnuovo, with its various bars & restaurants, and well-known Thursday morning market. Poggio itself has a bar/grocer shop and a train station perfect for exploring those larger towns in air conditioned comfort. The property is situated in its own extensive grounds/orchards, guaranteeing total privacy. The views from the house are absolutely beautiful, with the garden enjoying uninterrupted views over the Serchio Valley, which itself is nestled between the Apennine, and Apuane mountain ranges. A perfect place for walking, fishing or just enjoying the countryside. Lucca is 50 mins away; Barga 40 mins; Pisa 1 hr 20 mins, Florence circa 2 hrs. This is an extremely popular property. TOURIST TAX - Do note that there is a local stay tax applicable at €1 per person per night, up to a maximum of 5 nights. This does not apply to children under 14.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Shower, 1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Manager
Lorraine Venturelli (Property Manager Tuscan Retreats Ltd)
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2009
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Reviewed 11 November 2019

A beautiful farmhouse with gorgeous views across the valley. It's very peaceful. The house is well equipped and the swimming pool and grounds are stunning. We loved every minute of it for 'an away from it all' week. You do need a car to get...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Reviewed 24 September 2019

La Vinca is a short drive away from shops and bars but the pay off is the spectacular scenery of Garfagnana. The gardens and pool are well maintained and provide space for the kids to run riot in safety. The house is very clean and...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Reviewed 22 August 2019

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Date of stay: August 2019
854lorraine, VR Owner at La Vinca, gorgeous mature garden, private pool, mountain views, WIFI., responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2019

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

A fabulous holiday - La Vinca is a lovely property. Well maintained, super clean, well equipped with a great pool. Ilario was friendly, welcoming and helpful. Highlights of the holiday - cycling in Lucca, swimming in the river, classic car driving - aswell as the...More

Date of stay: August 2016
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Date of stay: September 2015
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Poggio is a small mountain village situated approximately 50 mins North Of Lucca, and 8km from the local market town of Castelnuovo, with its various bars & restaurants, and well-known Thursday morning market. Poggio has a train station perfect for exploring those larger towns in air conditioned comfort. Camporgiano, say 3kms away has some restaurants a pizzeria, a couple of bars, pharmacy, banks, lovely little supermarkets, privately owned castle.... The property is situated in its own extensive grounds/orchards, guaranteeing total privacy. The views from the house are absolutely beautiful, with the garden enjoying uninterrupted views over the Serchio Valley, which itself is nestled between the Apennine, and Apuane mountain ranges. A perfect place for walking, fishing or just enjoy...
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