This charming B & B on the hills of Lucca (6 km) is surrounded by olive groves and beautifully features a small tree-shaded island.
Felice Matteucci, inventor of the first stroke engine in 1854 (prototype of the modern day motor car). For years the house has been the residence of many renowned families in Lucca, today it is a luxury B & B with six spacious bedrooms and en-suite bathrooms.
Room Sant'Anna is our biggest room. It has hosted great personalities of Tuscan aristocracy. This unique charm has been preserved and you can now experience it. The room features a queen size bed, a sofa, a cabin clothes, a working area and a bathroom with a tub and a big shower tub. It can accommodate an extra bed.
The bedroom has a true Tuscan flair: wooden beamed ceilings and terracotta floors, beautiful colors to the family. This rustic flavor is combined with modern comforts: wifi and air conditioning.
The B & B offers several leisure rooms. Relax in the spacious and majestic living area or enjoy the fitness room; let yourself be cuddled by a rejuvenating massage (at extra charge); taste the traditional, fragrant aromas of our territory have a rest under the flower gazebo. Tuscany at its best!
In the lounge area there is a big flat screen TV and DVD player, in the dining room another area is available 24 hours with teakettle and a top quality selection of teas and herbal infusions. Another leisure room has various board games and a beautiful chessboard.
Every morning we serve a tasty continental breakfast in the alfresco dining area by the pool or in the elegant indoor dining room (depending on the season). In winter you can enjoy reading a book by the fireplace.
Welcome drinks are included in the price.
Our guests can access to:
- the pool with sunbeds
-to the garden
-to the tree-shaded island on the pond
-to the fitness room
-to the living area with fireplace and TV-sat with DVD player
-to the sitting room where there are teakettles and a top quality selection of teas and herbal infusions.
- to a leisure room with various board games and a beautiful chessboard.
We will do our best for making your stay perfect. To this end we offer you some optional services that can make your holiday an unforgettable experience:
OPTIONAL SERVICES (EXTRA FEE)
1) Cooking class. min. 6 people
2) wine / oil / ice-cream tasting. min 6 people
3) laundry service / ironing service
4) massagges / skin beauty treatments
5) Booking service for concerts and events
6) Individual guided visits to historic city centers with multi-lingual guides
7) Planning of visits and tastings at the most prestigious wineries and olive oil mills in the area
8) standard transfer / Limousine transfer to / from villa / Luxury car rental and / or car with driver
YOUR RESERVATION INCLUDES:
- Continental Breakfast (8-10am)
-daily maid service in the morning
-Parking included free of charge without reservation.
-The B & B is not suitable for children younger than 10 years old.
- Check in time is 14/19. We are a small and family run B & B and there is no reception. You are pleased to communicate in advance your arrival time.
-pets no allowed