Villa Palazetto is a typical Tuscan country home situated in the heart of a poetic Italian landscape surrounded by orchards and olive groves, Italian gardens and tranquil hills. Fully restored to the highest of standards, it still retains its age-old Tuscan charm with terracotta tiled floors, wood beamed ceilings, frescos and several little patio areas shaded by rose covered gazebos.
Offering the best of modern comforts in an elegant yet rustic setting, reception rooms include TV lounge, drawing room, typical Tuscan kitchen, grand dining room and winter garden conservatory. The cottage offers kitchen, dining room and sun lounge.
Interior perks include satellite television, DVD player, a centralised music system and Wi-Fi. You will even find a grand banquet hall that is the ideal setting for special events.
Your reservation includes a full staff with housekeeper and personal chef.
The seven spacious double bedrooms at Villa Palazetto alongside one single room in the house offer space for up to fifteen guests. All of the bedrooms feature en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning and heating. Most of the bedrooms include double beds and have been fitted in the finest linens and accoutrements.
Outside to the front of the villa is a large lawn with private swimming pool and an outdoor Jacuzzi. The pool is floodlit – so don’t feel shy about a little midnight dip! You will also find a barbeque and a lovely alfresco dining set outdoors at Villa Palazetto.
This residence was originally built as part of the Controni estate that became renowned as a wine and olive oil producer shipping to Italian descendants in South America and Argentina. Villa Palazetto was added in the early 19th century as a home for the workers of the estate and included a bread oven, stables and grain storage.
Many things to do in the area, for the more energetic guests tennis at the exclusive Tennis Club is just 5 minutes drive away or horseback riding just 10 minutes
While the historic centre of Lucca is just 7 km away, a town famous for its medieval ramparts, also known as the town of the 100 Churches, full of charm with typical shops with local products and groceries and restaurants, also well-known as the birthplace of the legendary composer Giacomo Puccini (La Bohème and Madama Butterfly) it is a hidden gem where time seems to stand still.
Pisa airport and its historic centre is only 22 km away, Florence and Siena only 1 hour’s drive away. The vast, sandy and world-famous Versilia coastline is just a 20 minutes drive, the area is famous for the top quality restaurants, amusing nightlife and various designer boutiques. One get it all in Tuscany!
Bedroom 1: Double Queen size bedroom 170cm x 200cm with en-suite bathroom with shower
Bedroom 2: Double Queen size bedroom 170cm x 200cm with en-suite bathroom with shower
Bedroom 3 : Double Queen size bedroom 170cm x 200cm with en-suite bathroom with shower
Bedroom 4: Twin bedroom 90cm x 200 cm that can be converted into double, en-suite bathroom with shower
Bedroom 5: French bedroom 140cm x 200cm bed with en-suit bathroom with shower
Bedroom 6: Double Queen size bedroom 170cm x 200cm with en-suite bathroom with shower
Bedroom 7: Double Queen size bedroom 170cm x 200cm with en-suite bathroom with shower
Bedroom 8: Double Queen size bedroom 170cm x 200cm with en-suite bathroom with shower
All bedrooms have air-conditioning
Feature & Amenities:
Sleeps 15; 7 individually styled double bedrooms and 1 single bedroom with en-suite bathrooms
Fully-equipped Tuscan style kitchen
Indoor and outdoor dining area
Centralised music system
Safe in each room
Air conditioned / heated bedrooms
Floodlit pool (16m x 8m x 1,8 m)
Staff & Services:
Daily Chef service for preparation of breakfast and one meal (lunch or dinner) 6 days a week (Wednesday day off)
Daily maid service in the morning 6 days a week (Sunday day off)
Concierge service on call and on site Gardener
Linen change on Saturday and Wednesday
Internet wireless connection 7MB available in every room
Excluded (price on request):
Additional chef, maid and staff service
Activities and excursions
Event fee for parties or weddings
Personal grocery shopping pre-stocking
Cost of food and beverages: guests will be charged 12 euro per person for breakfast and 40 euro per person per meat menu meal and 45 euro per fish menu meal.
Extra beds Extra rollaway bed Cot
Cooking lessons on request when booking
Electricity (up to 1000 KW, over this amount client will be charged accordingly to usage)
No pets allowed
Check-in is anytime after 4:00PM and check out by 10:00AM
Lucca 6 km
Pisa 19 km
Firenze 49 km
Siena 80 km
Beach (Viareggio, Forte dei Marmi) 20 km
Cinque Terre 59 km
Roma: 274 km
Venice 257 km
Milano 320 km
Hospital 4 km
Golf court 29 km
Putting green 2 km
Tennis club 2 km
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: €3,000 held by the agency
Trip cancellation insurance is highly recommended !