|Minimum Stay||4 - 7 nights|
Rustico Poli: Rustic farmhouse lovingly restored to accommodate retaining many original features, Sleeps10 + 2.
The property is situated on the hillside 2.5km from the market town of Castelnuovo Garfagnana which has many amenities including cinema, tennis, shops and many restaurants. Completely independent surrounded by acres of farmland and overlooking the green Garfagnana valley.
Within walking distance of restaurant.
The property is composed of: 3 double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. 1 twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom. 1 bedroom with bunk beds. l bathroom with WC and wash hand basin. Lounge with bed settee, fireplace & SAT TV. Dining room with fireplace. Fully equipped kitchen including oven, dishwasher & washing machine. Outdoor terrace for eating out, BBQ.
Within reach of Lucca, Florence and the coast.
Prices p/week include electricity, linen, towels, c/heating extra.
Great place to unwind, lovely scenery, walks, plenty of places to eat & drink; Castelnuovo close by for shops and ice-creams; owners very helpful too.
There is also so much more to do, in addition to Tuscan food, drink and hospitality, which are all outstanding.
Art & culture. History & architecture. Gentle country walks. Serious mountain hiking. Cycling (on & off road). Motor cycling (on & off road). Rock climbing. Skiing (although Cortina, it isn’t). Vineyard tours. Local customs, crafts & produce. Fashion shopping. Day at the beach. Horse riding. Canoeing. Exploring caves & marble quarries. Geology, mineralogy & archaeology. Sitting outside a café, watching the passegiata.
Recommended half-day trips include the mediaeval hill towns of Barga, Castiglione and Bagni di Lucca. Also there are the large, ancient hilltop fortress of Verrucole, the Grotta del Vento caves system, the Orecchiella National Park (on the Apennine side).
A visit to Lucca, the historical, walled main town of the province could be made in half a day, but longer would be better.
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
Payment will be taken in either euro or sterling.
Bedding and towels are included in the cost of your stay as well as all utilities with exception of heating.
Initial and final clean is included too.
Cot and high chair provided free of charge.