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Farmhouse of 1600-pool-WI-FI and Free Parking

People9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, swimming pool, wonderful view of the Val di Magra

A 17th century farmhouse with a swimming pool in Vezzano Ligure, a characteristic medieval village on the border between Liguria and Tuscany, it is located a few kilometers from La Spezia and the Cinque Terre territory.

The farmhouse is surrounded by a private estate of 4 hectares, cultivated with olive trees and fruit trees, which also houses 3 horses owned and has a magnificent view of the valley.

The farmhouse has been recently renovated and transformed into a cozy country house with 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, swimming pool, private parking, wi-fi internet connection (free), barbecue, wood-burning fireplace.

===== Exterior =====

Guests will have at their disposal the farmhouse and the courtyard (patio) in front, equipped with table and chairs in teak for eating outdoors, the barbecue.

Guests can use, shared with the owners and friends (if any) the private pool with salt water (4 x 10 meters depth 1.30), sun loungers, the outdoor shower with hot water, the garden, the play area for the children.

Pool cleaning is done before the start of the stay. Daily cleaning is not provided.

Free parking inside the property -> Please note: since in the final stretch (about 100 meters) the road to access the Casale is a typical Ligurian road, therefore narrow and steep, there is the possibility of free public parking at about 250 meters from the entrance of the farmhouse.

Distances:

Il Casale is located in Vezzano Ligure, (La Spezia) a characteristic medieval village on the border between Liguria and Tuscany.

6 km from the La Spezia motorway exit, it is the ideal base for excursions with public transport to discover the pearls of the Ligurian Riviera and Tuscany.

La Spezia (all kinds of shops, port, station) 10 km, the Cinque Terre territory 22 km, Portovenere 23 km, Lerici 14 km, Chiavari 65 km, Viareggio 55 km, Pisa 75 km, Lucca 75 km, Genoa 100 km, Livorno 92 km, Parma 116 km, Florence 144 km.

===== Interior =====

110 m2 - traditional heating + fireplace, stove and wood oven

Ground floor (access to the house through a large equipped courtyard): lounge (double sofa bed, sofa, 37-inch LCD TV with satellite dish, wood stove), bathroom (toilet, sink, shower) kitchen (oven and fireplace) wood burning stove, electric oven, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, microwave, electric coffee machine, toaster maker).

First floor (accessed from the ground floor room through a chestnut staircase with child protection gates, or through an external stone staircase): double bedroom (double bed, baby bed, panoramic terrace), forest view room (double bed or 2 single beds), room with view over the courtyard (double bed or 2 single beds), bathroom with shower, bathroom with bathtub.

Peace, silence and a wonderful view of the valley are the characteristics that make the Casale unique.

===== Condition of the property =====

Arrival between 17:00 and 19:00

Departure before 10:00

Swimming pool open from May 1st to October 15th.

Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot upon arrival:

Final cleaning (obligatory): 100.00 €

Heating: € 20.00 per day

Included in the rental price:

Internet Wifi

Bed linen and towels (initial set)

Final cleaning

High chair (on request)

Pets (on request)

==== Casale and Pool Rules ====

We ask our kind Guests nothing more than common sense and good education, not to disturb the neighbors and leave the farmhouse in order as found.

In thanking you in advance for your understanding, by way of example, some explicit rules that I kindly ask you to respect:

===== General rules =====

Inside the farmhouse smoking is NOT allowed.

Your pets will be welcome by prior written agreement and provided they are not left alone inside the farmhouse.

It is not allowed to keep loud music, noisy parties and disturb the neighbors, especially during the evening and at night.

In order to avoid entry into the building of rain or animals, when the kind customer leaves even temporarily from the building is required to close the front door, windows and turn off the lights.

The use of water, electricity and gas must be done sparingly and within the strict limits of necessity, avoiding any waste.

Upon check-out the kind Guest will leave the farmhouse in order as found.

The trash must be differentiated by type and left out of the property on the day indicated in the manual inside the farmhouse.

There is no custody and / or deposit service: goods and objects, even money, left in the apartment are under the direct responsibility of the guests.

The objects in the house must be stored in the original place and position. The objects present, and the whole apartment, are used under the direct responsibility of the guests.

Dear Guests will be able to turn into the land owned under their own responsibility, in order to avoid falls or accidents of which the owner declines all responsibility.

===== Pool Rules =====

The pool is not fenced and there is no lifeguard.

It is mandatory to take a shower before entering the water, especially if you use tanning creams or hair oils (there is a hot shower by the pool with biodegradable soaps).

Access to people with contagious diseases, injuries or open injuries is not permitted.

For children under 3 years of age as well as for physiologically incontinent users, the use of appropriate restraining costumes is mandatory.

It is not allowed to introduce in the pool and in the surrounding area of ​​glass of any kind: the kind guests can use the glasses in plexiglass inside the Casale.

It is forbidden to introduce animals.

It is forbidden to dive and run on the pool level.

The risks deriving from the use of the pool are exclusively at the expense of the customers who will also supervise the children for the entire time: the use of the children's pool is forbidden unless accompanied by adults.

Thanks for your understanding, Grace

More Details

Owner
Grazia Maria Cerruti
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
2 April, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house in Vezzano Ligure in Province of La Spezia

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Bidet
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 with table, chair and rocking
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Courtyard
  • Terrace
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • Disco club
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

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Farmhouse of 1600-pool-WI-FI and Free Parking
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
Melbourne/ Australia
5

What a beautiful location & authentic Italian village experience!

  • 5 of 5

From the rustic, yet super comfortable farmhouse building to the rolling hills and village bells, this is an experience far removed from the tourist trail. But, if you have access to a car, the delights of Pisa, Florence, Cinque Terra and many more attractions are within easy reach. If you have a large car (as our family of 6 did!) leave the car in the nearby car park, as access is via some very narrow lanes.

Grazia is a wonderful host. Communicating with her was easy; and she has video directions for how to get to the property. She gave us lots of local tips for where to go & what to do in the area.

The house is large, with plenty of comfortable beds & multiple bathrooms. There is access to a washing machine & sunshine for getting some holiday laundry done. The pool is enticing & our boys also enjoyed the table tennis! If you have a sense of adventure & enjoy accomodation that feels genuine, this is the place for you.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear George, thank you so much for your very very kind words. I've been very lucky to have the possibility to know and host you and your Family. You will always be more that the wellcome to us. Grazia
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5

Amazing 400 year old farmhouse

  • 5 of 5

Our host was amazing and very welcoming. The drive into the property is a bit daunting. We were told we'd need a small car or a good Italian driver!!!! The first time in was a bit scary in our medium sized car but after that no problem. The house has everything you need and plenty of space. It was pretty cool cooking pasta and looking out across the valley to the mountains we later discovered was full of the marble Michelangelo used for his statues. I cannot recommend it enough. We will be back.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely location, lovely owner!

  • 5 of 5

From our first contact, the owner was extremely friendly and helpful - even down to sending accurate directions to the property including a video, which was useful as the property is tucked away at the edge of the village. The approach around narrow streets and tight turns is a little alarming the first time, but you soon get used to it and it is all worthwhile once you arrive. The location means that there are stunning views and it is a peaceful spot. The owner was on hand to greet us when we arrived. We were also given some very good advice about the local area and places to visit. We were impressed with the accommodation, both in terms of layout, equipment and cleanliness. The only complaint is the lack of a coffee table in the lounge! Plenty of outside seating though, so that is a minor issue. The village is charming and has a lovely atmosphere, not very touristy, and the locals were friendly. The pizzeria is recommended and you can get a great croissant at the bar.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautifully appointed and very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

The very first thought I had as I drove up the windy narrow Italian roads was that I wished I had a smaller car. However, the drive was well worth it, and Grazia's directions for the GPS and video for landmarks were all very helpful. If you do find yourself leaving town a different way or crossing a very narrow bridge near a barbwire fence...TURN BACK. That is a road where there are places two cars cannot pass and backing up or down the hill is not easy, especially if you are not used to a clutch or it is nighttime. Take heed!

I was working in Massa/Carrara and my friends enjoyed taking the train to Cinque Terra. The property was convenient to do both with short drives to each location. The wifi worked well. The kitchen was awesome to cook in. We planned to use the wood fire pizza oven, but did not have the time. Furniture was comfortable. Area is safe. View is lovely. I can't say more. This is a gem of a place, Grazia and Marcello are very helpful and responsive hosts.

Sue L. Minnesota USA

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Trés belle propriété

  • 4 of 5

Bien située pour accéder aux 5 Terres, belle maison de caractére joliment rénovée et avec une trés belle vue.

  • Review Submitted: 03-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Underbart!

  • 5 of 5

Helt fantastisk hus med många välgenomtänkta inredningsdetaljer och bevarad 1600 tals charm! Fantastisk utsikt och en helt underbar omgivning.

Stora utrymme , 3 badrum, förvaringsutrymme , barnsäng (även en extra resesäng för rymlingar 😂)

Välutrustad kök med allt man behöver för att laga mat , stort köksbord i köket och utomhus. Solparasoll finns. Stengung för att kunna baka . Myggnät på alla fönstren. Tvättmaskin och diskmaskin, tvättlinorna utomhus.

Fantastisk värd Grazia som bakade en välkomskaka till oss och även focaccia. I trädgården fanns charongfrukter, apelsiner, citroner, persikor, fikon, plommon, kiwi, vindruvor, kryddor (salvia, timjan)

Lekplats för barn, stor grill .

Bara några 100 M från huset finns 2 jätte mysiga restauranger med helt fantastisk mat samt ett spa med massa div behandlingar.

Stranden låg ca 5 km från huset. Shopping ca 3 km med ett stort mataffär men även små speceriaffärer i byn. Parkering på egendomen, OBS små gränder när man kör så det tar ett par gånger innan man lär sig att manövrera sin stora bil genom de.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
PISA
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
VEZZANO LIGURE
Nearest Ferry
13 Kilometres
LERICI O LA SPEZIA
Nearest Golf
13 Kilometres
LERICI VILLA MARIGOLA
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
VEZZANO LIGURE
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
LA SPEZIA
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
VEZZANO LIGURE
Nearest Beach
13 Kilometres
LERICI
Car: recommended

After arriving in the village of Vezzano Ligure (Vezzano Basso) - crazy Regina Margherita, you enter the house in Liguria through a short, narrow and typical street Ligurian, bounded by other stone walls.

After passing through a wrought iron gate, along a path bordered on one side by tall cypress trees that end in the yard.

The guests of the house should definitely visit over the 5 terre (Riomaggiore, Manarola, Vernazza, Corniglia and Monterosso), also Lerici, Tellaro, Sarzana, Portovenere and the island Palmaria, or the Versilia, with Viareggio and Forte dei Marmi, Lunigiana with their castles and the Apuan Alps, as well as cities such as Florence, Pisa, Lucca and Genoa.

These places can be reached by train or, to the seaside resorts, by sea from La Spezia, a few miles away and reachable by bus.

For those who love sports, in Lerici you can play golf in a welcoming and cured structure with private parking; the court may instead be practiced in a circle or in Lerici Ameglia.

For those who love horse riding, the owners are happy to introduce guests in the same building in Sarzana frequented by the family.

For guests who love good food, the owners recommend two rooms present a Vezzano where you can enjoy a tasty, authentic pizza or typical dishes of Liguria.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chateau / country house in Vezzano Ligure, Liguria

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Primavera 2018
3 Apr 2018 - 26 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£263
for 2 nights
From
£88
From
£97
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Top primavera 2018
27 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£351
for 2 nights
From
£132
From
£158
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Estate 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£966
for 5 nights
From
£176
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Breve estate
30 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£527
for 2 nights
From
£219
 
 
Top estate 2018
7 Jul 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,581
for 7 nights
From
£213
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Fine estate 2018
8 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
£930
for 4 nights
From
£211
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
Inizio autunno
29 Sep 2018 - 12 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£404
for 2 nights
From
£158
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£246
for 2 nights
From
£79
From
£88
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £438.87
Spese di pulizia £87.77
Pet Fee £0

Richiesto supplemento giornaliero di €. 20 per il riscaldamento in base alla stagione.
NON è consentito fumare all'interno del Casale.
Check-in dalle 17 alle 19. Consegna delle chiavi da parte del Proprietario fino alle ore 19, dopo le chiavi saranno lasciate sulla porta.
Check-out entro le ore 10. P
Gli amici animali sono ben accetti a condizione che non vengano lasciati soli in casa e previa autorizzazione scritta del proprietario.
Prima di lasciare il Casale anche per brevi escursioni, i gentili ospiti dovranno assicurarsi che tutte le finestre siano chiuse e spegnere la luce.
Non è consentito organizzare feste e party.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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