VILLA GATTAIOLA is an antique villa built in the 17th Century by a Noble Family (The family Mansi) in the outskirts of Lucca town centre, among olives trees and vineyards. It lies on the top of a hill in the South-West area of the Lucca countryside only 4 km from its ancient city's Walls. It is completely surrounded by greenery and far from any noises. The garden is surrounding the house and offers the guests a truly unforgettable greenery all around. Quietness and peacefulness is what you will find there. But also antique trees of any kind, birds and the charm of the past. There are a lot of lovely hiking and walking in the nearby.
The house consists of two floors:
GROUND FLOOR: living room , separated kitchen, a spacious dining room with french Windows and old medieval arches overlooking the garden and the Hills on the back of the house, 2 double bedrooms (both with king size bed) and 2 bathrooms. The kitchen is fully-equipped with everything you may need: microwave, kettle, coffee machine, toaster, moka for Italian coffee, 5 stoves, dishwasher, a wide selection of cooking utensils, electric oven. Also iron, iron board and Wifi are not missing.
FIRST FLOOR: five bedrooms (three doubles and two twins) and 4 bathrooms, A cot or a little bed for child can be always provided on request.
EXTERNAL AREA: The garden is surrounding the house. It offers its guests a table with chairs for having breakfast or dinner al fresco in the shadow of the antique trees of the little wood outside the kitchen. A lovely corner has been arranged outside the dining room and the arched windows with white chairs and a little table to relax talking or reading or admiring the panorama.
The garden also offers a very well-kept new swimming pool measuring 14x7 metres with a dept of 1.5 metres, ideal for children. Chairs, table, gazebo and sunloungers have been provided in the pool area where there is also a cold/hot shower and a toilet. Beach towels provided.
The house is an unformal non luxury villa ideal for family retreats with kids.
This a corner of paradise, just 5 minutes driving from everything!!
Winter gas/heating and the use of air conditioning, if used, are charged extra according to comsuption
Legal Notes: Self Catering property: no hotel staff, no maid, no breakfast or meals provided by the owner, no hotel services during the stay.
City Stay Tax of 4.5 euro per person is requested at arrival in cash in accordance with local laws.
Manager's Cancellation Policy
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.