San Martino in Freddana lies on the Piana di Lucca plains between the hills of Lucca and the Costa Etrusca. Set in stunning countryside, a holiday rental in San Martino in Freddana is the ideal rural getaway, yet is perfectly located for access to both the famous heritage towns of Tuscany and the glorious sandy beaches of the coast.
San Martino in Freddana has all the shops, restaurants and services you could need for a relaxing break. The pizzerias and restaurants of San Martino in Freddana are excellent, family run and very reasonably priced, meaning you can happily eat out every night and never use the kitchen of your self catering San Martino in Freddana villa!
The countryside surrounding a San Martino in Freddana property is ideal for walking, mountain biking and horse riding holidays. There is a wonderful mix of flat ground and wooded hills to explore, but it is the stunning Alpi Apuane Nature Park which lies just outside the village which is really the crowning jewel. The park is absolutely stunning, with rocky peaks, deep gorges and thick woodlands filled with beautiful creatures and many rare species of birds. There are few places that can rival the park for sheer beauty, and it is without doubt the best place to walk from San Martino in Freddana accommodation.
San Martino in Freddana is ideally located for getting the best out of the Lucca region whilst on holiday. Just 10km from the famous walled city of Lucca, day trips are fantastically easy from a San Martino in Freddana villa. There are a huge number of attractions in Lucca, the most impressive of which, the Fortress del Cerrruglio, offers fantastic views across the town from which you can plan your itinerary.
A self catering holiday rental in San Martino in Freddana is just 25km from Tyrrhenian Coast too. During the summer, the beaches are absolutely fantastic, with fine golden sands stretching for as far as the eye can see, lapped gently by the warm waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea. Swimming in the sea is safe and water temperatures remain remarkably warm right through until November.
The large number of attractions around San Martino in Freddana means that there is something to do all year round. During the winter months, when temperatures average around 10˚C for the month, with daily peaks of around 15˚C, the attractions of Lucca have great appeal. During spring and autumn, walking, riding and cycling holidays thrive, and during July and August, when daily temperatures routinely fly into the mid 30’s (˚C), the beaches of the Tyrrhenian Coast are irresistible.
Pisa’s Gal Galilei Airport (PSA) is located just 25km from a holiday rental property in San Martino in Freddana. There are regular flights to Pisa from a surprising number of airports in the UK, both big and small. Ryanair provide a huge number of services, and ThomsonFly provide services from a couple of tiny airports.