Locality Lucca and Montecatini
Sleeps 6+2 extra beds max
2 double bedrooms
1 twin bedrooms
Villa Soraya is a charming villa to rent in the countryside near Lucca and Florence . It has a private pool and is surrounded by olives groves, fruit trees and relaxing walks in the estate.
The villa is situated at one and a half kilometers from the small town, in handy distance from the principal art centres such as Florence, Pisa, Lucca and Pistoia as well as the famous seaside resorts in Versilia, such as Forte dei Marmi and Viareggio.
The external space are divided into various areas which offer the possibility of relaxing and dine together in the shade of a gazebo, also using the BBQ at the rear of the villa.
The enclosed pool (12 x5,6 m with a minimum depth of 1,4m and maximum 1,5m) has a changeing room, fridge, toilet and outside solar shower.
The pool area is equipped with sunbeds, umbrellas etc. together with a lounge area where it is possible to organize a sunset aperitive.
The garden is extremely well cared for with aromatic plants and rose gardens.
Distances. Nearest town at 1,5kms. Pistoia at 12kms. Montecatini Terme (famous thermal spas) at 22kms. Golf Club at 15/25 kms. Collodi (the birthplace of Pinocchio...with park) at 35 kms. Lucca at 48kms. Florence at 46kms. Pisa at 65kms. Viareggio (Tuscan coast) at 90kms,San Gimignano at 90kms. Siena at 110kms. Cinque Terre 150 kms. Bus km. 1km. Railway station at Pistoia 5kms, entrance to the autostrada at 10kms.
The villa, 250 square metres and can sleep up to 6 + 2, with a total of 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
From the main entrance on the ground floor you enter a lounge with direct access through sliding glass doors onto the verandah which looks out over the surroundings.
This lounge is furnished in a classical style with sofas, fireplace, piano, elegant carpets, dining table.....and airconditioning.
Next to the lounge there is a bathroom (with shower) and the staircase which leads to the balcony, where there is airconditioning and a double bed.
There is also a second cosy living area furnished in rustic furniture with armchairs, fireplace and dining table and chairs....... Next to this a fully equipped kitchen (electric stove, microwave, wooden stove, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and wooden table), laundry with washer and drier.
The sleeping area: comfortable bedrooms with airconditioning,.
One double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower;
another double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower and bath another bedroom with two single beds.
Piano, dryer, ADSL Wireless Internet connection, cot, high chair, mosquito screens on all windows, airconditioning in all bedrooms and lounge areas, fireplace in lounge, iron and ironing table, hairdryers in all bathrooms,dishwasher, microwave, coffee machines, moka, American coffee machine,oven, water boiler, fridge, toaster, blender, fruitjuicer,courtesy line, bath robes and slippers in each bathroom, BBQ with coal, outdoor furniture, al fresco dining, stunning views,pizza oven in kitchen, fire extinguisher, Tv sat.!DVD player, 3 covered parking, small pet allowed on request.
Included in the rental price:
-Welcome basket with a light dinner, continental breakfast and fruit (stuffs for 1 day)
-Welcome aperitive with snacks
-The bed and bathroom linen is available for a once a week change
-Pool and garden maintenance
-Electricity is included up to 250kw.
-Airconditioning is included in the price. Experience has shown us that a total, weekly consumption of electricity, including AC, does not exceed 250kw . Obviously, a careful use of AC is advised: (a) to turn it off when the house is not occupied, (b) to close windows and doors when the AC is on.
If the total consumption is between 270/280kw nothing will be charged, otherwise all the kw over 250 will be charged at the cost of 0,35 per kw.
Not included in the rental price, to be paid on site in cash.
-Final cleaning (obligatory) ...100.00€
-Extra domestic help on request...15.00€ per hour.
-Security deposit , in cash, obligatory (500.00€)--
-Central heating...4.15 € per cubic metre.
GOOD TO KNOW
-Arrival time....between 15.00 and 19.00
-Checkout.....between 08.00 and 10.00
The swimming pool is open from the 1st May to 30th September
Availability and requests