Villa Otiosa is a beautifully restored farmhouse on the hills surrounded by olive trees and vineyards. Quiet and secluded retreat, this villa is equipped with all the amenities to ensure maximum comfort. Guests can enjoy the cosiness of this farmhouse with 4 large bedrooms, including an accessible one at ground floor, all with stylish en-suite bathroom. All indoor living spaces are generous and flooded with natural light, including the massive kitchen and dining room.
The sumptuous garden is perfect for an aperitif after a long afternoon around the pool or for a Tuscan al-fresco dinner while enjoying the view of a breathtaking sunset over Lucca.
The location of Villa Otiosa couldn’t be more convenient, with Florence just an hour drive and the Tuscan sandy beaches of Viareggio just 30 minutes away.
All rooms boast beamed ceilings with exposed bricks and terracotta floors.
The living room is a welcoming open space that extends from the front to the back of the building in three sections, including two smaller sitting rooms and a TV room with cosy sofa and fireplace.
On the same floor, the main dining room features a bar corner with stools, a generous farmhouse table seating 12 and a fully equipped kitchen with marble tops, a perfect space to host a dinner with friends or a cooking class with a professional chef.
A queen size bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower and Turkish bath. This room is easily accessible from the garden and has traditional Tuscan terracotta flooring.
A queen size bedroom with en-suite shower room
A queen/twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom with claw foot bath
A queen/twin bedroom with en-suite shower room.
All bedrooms have beamed ceilings and exquisite hardwood floors with under floor heating.
The front manicured garden features a modern terrace with dining table and chairs, perfect for summer al fresco dining. The pool (12 x 6 m / 40 x 20 feet, rectangular) is located on a ledge facing the valley and surrounded by a stone terrace with sun loungers, chairs and parasols. On the upper level, dominated by the olive tree garden, there is a wooden terrace with a Jacuzzi therapy hot tub and shower. Views from both the hot tub and the pool are glorious.
A/C throughout the villa, under floor heating in all bedrooms on first floor
Two working fireplaces
Satellite flat screen TV
Double fridge with icemaker
Oven and pizza oven, barbecue
The villa offers linen and bathrobes of the finest quality and all bathrooms are equipped with hair dryers.
Private parking is available
Villa Otiosa is perched on the side of a hill overlooking a beautiful valley just a few kilometres south of Lucca. The location guarantees a great deal of privacy as well as breathtaking views during the day and at sunset.
Also, the most sought-after Tuscan tourist locations are within a 1-hour drive from the villa, giving the guests plenty of options to customize their Tuscan experience.
INCLUDED WITH RENT:
Electricity and air-conditioning (up to €150 per week),
Mid-week housekeeping service and linen change (Wed) - extra maid service on Saturday for multi-week stay
Wi-Fi Internet connection
Pool and garden maintenance
NOT INCLUDED/EXTRA, ON REQUEST, TO BE PAID LOCALLY, IN CASH:
Electricity/air conditioning over the consumption of €150 per week will be charged at €0,35 per kWh
Heating charged upon consumption
Extra housekeeping service: €18 per hour
Chef service (available on a daily basis): price ad hoc
Cooking classes - price ad hoc
Security deposit: € 1,000 to be held by the agency
Pets not allowed
Check-in: between 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Check-out: before/by 10:00am
All extra services must be paid locally, prior to departure, unless otherwise arranged
BOOKING POLICIES: Minimum stay 7 nights
DEPOSIT REQUIREMENTS. 50% at time of booking
Deposits are NON REFUNDABLE
BALANCE DUE: 3 months prior to arrival.
Security deposit: €1,000 held by the agency
Trip cancellation insurance is highly recommended !