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EXCLUSIVE GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT WITH PRIVATE GARDEN

Debora Del Sonno

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms4
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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EXCLUSIVE GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT WITH PRIVATE GARDEN

Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday apartment in Lucca - Il Giardino Segreto

6 bedrooms, 4 baths (sleeps 10)

7/10 People in the heart of Lucca Historic centre.

The building was constructed in 1668 for Giovanni Controni. It was then purchased by the Massoni family, during the first half of the XIXth century.

The private garden is especially evocative and still has the original 1600's aspect. Four flowerbeds form as many panels, bordered by small ornate, low walls, decorated in a grotesque style, with cobbled mosaics, brickworks and numerous marble masques of excellent craftsmanship. These decorations continue also in the pond, which is set onto the 3 walls that compose the garden's perimeter, closed on the west side by the building's rear-facade. Within the composition are formed two orthogonal and four lateral paths, where an array of masks and plants protrude from the flowerbeds. In axis with the building's front door, on the frontal wall there is a small grotto with a fountain, shaped by a marble female figure, two eagles and a rectangular pond, with the family coat of arms held up by two statues of dogs.

About Composition

All the apartment lies on the ground floor and the day area is open onto the private garden.

The day area consists of a large Living Room, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen and Large Laundry.

The night area , separated by the day area by an impressive corridor is composed of three double bedrooms and a single bedroom.

The Single bedroom has bathroom (with shower) en-suite.

The King Bedroom has bathroom with shower en-suite

The other two double bedroom share one bathroom with a bath-tub

On the property is available a guest house open onto the garden and which consists of three levels: on the ground floor a small kitchen an a living room, up-stairs on the first floor a single bedroom and a twin bedroom share a bathroom with shower, up-stairs on the attic floor a large and modern living room.

The guests house is not rented separately from the main apartment

The Main apartment (only) comes with Wifi, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Dryer, Television ( Sky ).

ATTESTATO di PRESTAZIONE ENERGETICA

Classe: F

EPI Globale: 140,42 kWh/m2 anno

EPI Involucro: 101,71 kWh/m2 anno

EPE Involucro: 25,24 kWh/m2 anno

Self Catering Property: no staff, no maid, no breakfast nor meals, no hotel services. No daily stays: minimum a week. Lease in accordance with the italian Law 431 - 9 dic 1998 art.1, comma 2 letter c).

Keywords: Lucca Apartments, Lucca Holiday Homes, Lucca Vacation Rentals, Exclusive Rentals in Lucca, Tuscany Villas, Lucca Villas, Italian Holiday

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • Groups
  • pets not allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Debora Del Sonno

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Hi, this is Debora from Lucca. I was born in this city 45 years ago and have been living here ever since...

First of all I want you to learn that I am not the onwer but the property manager.

After a degree in business and economics and a long experience in my family company (coffee industry), I'm now happily running my holiday rental agency and dealing everyday with a lot of people from all over the world.

… You could start from visiting my webiste luccaholidayhomes

I rent apartments, country-houses and villas in Lucca and it's surrounding area, with a special attention towards the historical center, within the beautidul city walls.

I personally select all my properties and I'm very proud of my wide range of unique and self-catered properties, which I think are perfect for a great and comfortable stay... All the apartment I deal with are stylish and furnished with tuscan charm and provided with all the modern comfort. I have slept at least two nights in all of them to better understand what works and what does not work... So I perfectly know all my properties! Ask me how many knives in the kitchen drawes or where you can find a bottle opener… I know it!! I provide a very detailed customize assistance from arrival to departure. I really try to do my best to let you feel at home even though far from Home… and let you have a very pleasant and troubles- free stay.

I can also suggest you what to do, where to go and what to visit … not to miss those less turistic places but which will increase the value of your holiday here in Lucca. North of Tuscany is not only Florence and the leaning Tower in Pisa... there is much more! Contact me and explaine me what you are exactly looking for.

Keep in mind that the more details I know about what you are looking for.. and the easier it will be for me to advise most suitable place for you.… but please don t forget that the “perfect villa” does not exist.. neither at home! :-))

Looking forward to hearing from you!

Debora Del Sonno purchased this apartment in 2012

This is really UNIQUE. This is a very antique building where all the original main architectonic features have been preserved and maintained. The building and the garden stay under the protection of the Fine Art Laws.. which in italy are very rigid .. to let you understand how beautiful and important is.. once a year, over a weekend usually in may the garden must stay open to everybody to visit and discover it!! Staying here means making a step behind to the past.. nowadays you cannot find nothing so large and spacious with such a beautiful furniture!! really suggestive.

A real PRIVATE garden in the middle of the historic centre. Nothing can be more luxurious!!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms4
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Pisa
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Lucca
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A11 E76 Lucca Est
Nearest Beach
35 Kilometres
Viareggio
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Several Ones
Nearest Ski
70 Kilometres
ABETONE
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Several Ones
Car: not necessary

Very well located in the heart of Lucca Historic centre. few steps from groceries, cafe for breakfast, bakery for bread and focaccia. The famous Guinigi Tower is really 10 steps away.

The Train station is 10 minutes walking .. as well as the Access to promenade on the top of the city's walls… But the apartment and the garden is so beautiful that you will not going out at all!! :)

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday apartment in Lucca, Piana di Lucca

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7 night minimum stay
€3,000
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Additional information about rental rates

Upon Booking 20%
Balance upon arrival
visa and master card accepted- bank transfer accepted - euros cash not accepted.
Notes 2500 euros a week
7 People - Main Apartment only - 4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms - 2500 euros a week.

3000 Euros a Week
10 People - Main Apartment (7People) + Guest House (3 People)

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Lucca in Piana di Lucca

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 250 m²
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Monument View
  • city centre
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Printer
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Bicycles ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • Groups
  • pets not allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
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