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Restored Farmhouse in a Small Village Between Pisa/Lucca

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Main kitchen/sitting room overlooking olive grove

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Last updated: 11/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Buti farmhouse description

Our house is a restored farmhouse in the small village of Buti on the eastern slope of Mt .Serra, 30 minutes from Pisa airport and 30 minutes from Lucca. Our front door is next to the ancient castle gate and our back door opens onto our terraced olive groves and grapevines. We are approx 60 minutes from Florence and 20 minutes from the sea. We are in the middle of fantastic road and mountain biking and guided rides are available.

There are 5 excellent restaurants within walking distance and another 5 within 10 minutes by car. Buti is a genuine Italian village off the beaten path that has a wonderful small theater (Teatro Francesco Bartolo), and a series of dinners with entertainment (sagre) that are put on by the various neighborhoods (contrade) that culminate in the Palio of San Antonio held each year in January. The Palio is a Horse Race that is highly anticipated and preceded by a wonderful parade in period costumes. Buti is also well known for the high quality extra virgin olive oil produced here for centuries.

The house is located across the street from the old Castle!
Upon entering the main floor, you will find a well equipped kitchen, the dinning and the living area with french doors overlooking the orchard and olive groves.
Upstairs there are two bedrooms with a shared 3/4 bath. Wonderful tall ceilings and windows that open up to a beautiful view.
Downstairs, there is a lovely bedroom with it's own 3/4 bath and french doors that lead out onto a patio. And there is another room with a small kitchenette, a very comfortable sofa bed and a large private bathroom.
There are a couple of terraces where you can enjoy the view, have dinner or sit and read a book.

When owner's are in Buti, from mid September to mid October, we run the house as a Bed and Breakfast. We provide tours of all kinds, by bikes and car, to the Beach or wherever you like to go! write for details!



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Property Type

      • Farmhouse

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 6-9

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                2 bedrooms with a shared bath. Tall beamed ceilings & views ...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

                High Ceilings, views and shraed bath ...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

                Lovely, Private Bedroom with Private bath downstairs...moreless

              • Convertible bed(s): 1 queen

                A comfy sofa bed, kitchenette and private full bath...moreless

              • Queen size Beds (3), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

                Beautifull Remodeled with sink and marbled tile...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

                All bathrooms have been beautifully remodeled ...moreless

              • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet

                A large bathroom with a large freestanding iron tub...moreless

              • Bathroom 4: toilet

                guest bath...moreless

              • There are two bedrooms upstairs with a shared bath. One private bed and bath downstairs One room with a kitchenette, a fold out couch and a full Bath...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Parasailing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Skiing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace:

                    In Main Room...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Plenty of Linens...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Living Room is The Great Room...It includes the Kitchen and Dinning ...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Parking beside the house and up above the Castle and off the main Piazza...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    And Plenty of towels...moreless

                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Use a USB attached to your mobile phone Call your local provider!...moreless

                  • Wood Stove

                  Kitchen

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Fully equipped Kitchen...moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    Great Room includes Kitchen, Living and Dinning...moreless

                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove:

                    A great 5 burner cook stove and 2 oven ...moreless

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    From the Great Room there are double French Doors that look out onto the Olive Groves and Vineyard ...moreless

                  • Bicycles:

                    Ask Owner where to rent close by...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    A deck overlooking the vineyards and olive groves. A table and chairs...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    There is a small Grill ...moreless

                   

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                  Base Rate
                  4 night min stay
                  $150
                  $1,022

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Notes:

                  7 night min. Sometimes we will rent for 4 nights...write for details

                  rent by the week

                  1-4 people 1,000 euros

                  5-9 people 1,700 euros


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 11/10/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  • Società Agricola Il Frantoio di Vicopisano Srl

                  • Museo di Storia Naturale e del Territoriocentralino

                  • la Rocca del Brunelleschi - Brunelleschi's Medieval Fortress

                    "In Vicopisano, next town to Buti... "

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                  • Pisa

                    "The Leaning Tower is not to be missed... The tower is a fun climb to the top and great views..."

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                  • Teatro Francesco di Bartolo

                    "Beautifully restored theater named after the first commentator of Dante's Inferno. Francesco..."

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                  20 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Pisa
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  5 minutes
                  40 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Elba
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Pontederra, Luca
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  FIPILI
                  Buti
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  5 minute walk
                  30 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  20 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Beach

                  Car: Recommended

                  Our town is a food destination.The Local People come from Pisa, Lucca, Vicopisano and all over Tuscany to The Restaurants of Buti.

                  It is also a cycling destination!

                  And Great hiking!

                  The beach is 25 minutes..

                  From September 16th to October 16th 2014,

                  We will be running the house as a Bed and Breakfast...

                  85 euros a night per Bed Room with Breakfast!

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2004

                  About the owner: We came to Italy after many years in Santa Fe, NM where we designed and built adobe homes. My grandparents were born in Italy at the turn of the last century, then immigrated to the US. We love ancient architecture, language and culture and decided to change our lives. When we bought this house as a fixer upper it was because of the great location, existing ancient olive groves and vineyards and general ambiance. We have become immersed in the rhythm of this village and zone and are happy to share this area with our guests. Diane loves yoga and hiking while I am a passionate road cyclist.

                  Why the Owner Chose Buti:
                  We chose our home because of the style and location. It is a small village surrounded by lovely countryside, very convenient from the airport in Pisa, close to historic cities, the sea, the mountains. One of our favorite things is that we can park our car and go everywhere on foot, grocery shopping, pharmacy, post office, coffee bar and numerous nice restaurants. Also out the door, are great hikes and bike rides!

                  The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
                  For us it is a genuine immersion in a small Italian town, people are friendly and open, there is a living farm, food culture. It is peaceful and quiet with the sound of running water always.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, italian

                   

                  Photos

                  • Main kitchen/sitting room overlooking olive grove

                    Main kitchen/sitting room overlooking olive grove

                  • Cantina/kitchen/sitting room with sleeper sofa made

                    Cantina/kitchen/sitting room with sleeper sofa made

                  • 'Margherita' suite main BR

                    'Margherita' suite main BR

                  • A cup of tea or coffee on one the terraces...

                    A cup of tea or coffee on one the terraces...

                  • House from the vineyard----------all fotos by Jonatan

                    House from the vineyard----------all fotos by Jonatan

                  • 'Pollaio' bedroom

                    'Pollaio' bedroom

                  • 'Margherita' suite  bath

                    'Margherita' suite bath

                  • Eat outside and take advantage of the view

                    Eat outside and take advantage of the view

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                  This listing was first published here in 2009.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, December 21, 2014

                  $150 per night (USD)
                  10

                  3 Bedroom / 3.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 9

                  View calendar: Updated 11/10/14
                  Minimum stay: 4 nights
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                  Member since: 2009
                  Speaks: english, italian
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                  • Response rate: 60%
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/10/2014
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