Rica

from€2,751/week· Villa

Located 30 minute drive from Lucca, on the top of the Tuscan hills, Villa Rica is a traditional charming farmhouse that has been skillfully renovated and converted into a country home to offer comfortable hospitality and a relaxing stay, in an atmosphere of quietness and intimacy. The house offers beautiful views of the surrounding valleys and the Tyrrhenian sea, including the near islands of the Tuscan Archipelago. The house is positioned in a quaint village and near an old church whose bells can be heard chiming hourly adding to the Old World country charm.

Description

Amenities

Weekly rates & Availability

FromToWeekly rate
01/06/201803/31/2018€2,751
03/31/201804/07/2018€3,997
04/07/201805/12/2018€3,500
05/12/201806/16/2018€4,501
06/16/201809/01/2018€5,131
09/01/201809/29/2018€4,501
09/29/201812/22/2018€3,500
12/22/201801/05/2019€3,997
Notes
  • Security deposit: €1,000 to be held by the agency
  • Check-in between 4pm and 7pm. Check-out by 10am
  • All of the extra services must be paid locally, prior to departure unless otherwise arranged
Included with rent
  • Water and final cleaning
  • Baby cot (6-9 months)
  • Wi-Fi internet connection
  • Pool and garden maintenance
Not included with rent
  • Electricity, depending on consumption, as per meter reading: €0,25 kWh
  • Heating & hydro massage (gas), depending on consumption, as per meter reading: €3,80 m³
  • Use of Turkish bath, infrared sauna (electricity), hot tub with hydro massage (gas), as per meter reading
  • Chef and table service starting at € 200 per meal, plus cost of food
  • Cooking classes
  • Extra maid service €15 per hour
  • Extra bed Euro €100 per week

Location

What to do in Lucca area

The historic town of Lucca features many attractions and unlimited historic charm. Take a stroll or rent a bicycle and ride on its ancient walls and through the town past famous monuments, several churches and the Guinigi Tower, which has trees planted at the top. Make sure to visit the church of Saint Michele and then enjoy a cappuccino in Saint Michele square. Don't miss shopping along Via Fillungo!
North of Lucca, the famous Garfagnana Valley extends for miles, a splendid natural vista of mountains and hills. Along the way, stop at the famous "Devil's Bridge"—legend says the Devil himself has visited this spot. A huge Halloween celebration is held here every year. In Pisa, the famous Leaning Tower awaits. Some say it is one of the wonders of the world, and all agree that a sight of the Leaning Tower is a must for all those coming Italy. The nearby Forte Dei Marmi is one of the most popular places in Italy during the summer, boasting a beautiful beach, elegant shops and boutiques, and an active nightlife of bars and clubs like La Capannina and the Twiga Club.

Where to eat

Buca di Sant'Antonio - Mouthwatering dishes with excellent service. The English speaking waiters will thoroughly explain every dish and provide impeccable service.
Via Cervia 3, Lucca - +39 0583 558 81

Ristorante Lombardo – great local food and attentive service, all enhanced by a stunning view from the terrace.
Via della Pieve S. Stefano 4801, Lucca - +39 0583 394268

Antica Locanda di Sesto – a very good and consistent restaurant in Lucca, where the food and the service will not disappoint you.
Via Ludovica 1660, Lucca - +39 0583 578181

Ristorante Giglio - A lovely restaurant within the city walls with indoor and outdoor dining. Friendly and attentive service, including a complimentary glass of Prosecco while you make up your mind on what to order.
Piazza del Giglio 2, Lucca - +39 0583 494 058

Vino e Convivio – If you want wine by the glass accompanied by de-li-cious homemade food, do not be fooled by the look of this very rustic osteria. Extensive selection of wine and great simple dishes that change almost daily (they do not have a menu) that you do not want to miss. If available, order a glass of Ripasso Superiore della Valpolicella by Monte Dall’Ora (you are welcome!).
Via Di Coselli 4/6, Guamo - +39 0584 989 069

Where to shop

Chocolate, chocolate, chocolate! at Chocolat, a city heaven for chocoholics.
Corte Cenami 1, Lucca - +39 0583 467 878

Tuscan Cigars - Those who like to know the story of an all-Italian pride can make a visit to the Manifatture Sigaro Toscano of Mugnano where guided tours reveal the history and work processes of the most loved cigars in the world. Today the handmade cigars are those of great value, limited editions or special editions such as the Moro, the Millenium, the Toscano Original or Selected.
Via Enrico Mattei 780, Lucca - +39 0583 4391

Jewelry - Lucia Giovannetti Maison – romantic jewels created with great passion and Italian craftsmanship.
Via Santa Croce 20, Lucca - +39 0583 464331

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