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This delightful, modern, quiet garden flat is in the historic heart of San Terenzo, 150 meters from the sandy beach, on a pedestrian street. Made up of 3 main areas: a fully equipped (dishwasher, washing machine) eat in kitchen leading, through a stone arch, to the evening area, with double bed and sofa bed in the Sitting Room Area. Which opens onto a beautiful Italian garden with lemon and quince trees, perfect for evening meals in the summer, with a dining table and barbecue as well as an outdoor shower.
The shower room is tiled in Bisazza Tiles and has a local slate basin top.
The third area is a separate bedroom, accessed through the garden, with a double bed and wardrobe. There is also a second toilet that can be accessed from the garden.
San Terenzo offers a great array of restaurants, stores and markets. The food is classic Mediterranean, with excellent local sea food caught daily. I will provide you with a location document, with recommendations for places to eat and visit.
There's satellite TV, DVD and an independent heating system (even though temperatures in the apartment rarely fall below 14 C degrees even in winter).
Bedroom 1 is part of the open plan area of the apartment, though there are sliding frosted glass doors that can be used to separate it from the kitchen/dining room. It has sleeping for up to four people. Bedroom 2 is accessed from the garden, and is therefore extremely quiet and private. Though the apartment can sleep 6, it is better suited to a maximum of 4....moreless
Higher rates may apply during public holidays and half terms.
A refundable damage deposit is required of Euro 250 on payment of the final installment.
A non-refundable 33% deposit is required to secure the dates.
A cleaning fee equal to three hours' cleaning is included in your weekly price. If more time is taken to clean the apartment after your stay, this may be deducted from your deposit.
33% deposit is required to secure the property. The balance is payable one month before arrival.
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San Terenzo is an unspoilt, idyllic sea side village, with public and private beaches, and an assortment of fantastic restaurants. It's a 40 minute boat ride to the Cinque Terre, and a great base to explore some of Italy's most beautiful cities, including Pisa, Lucca, Florence and Siena. Locally you'll find flood lit tennis, a nine hole golf course, motor boat rental to explore the nearby islands and coves, as well as hiking. biking, sailing and horse riding. So you can keep busy, or do nothing in the privacy of your own garden.
Other Activities: speed boating
About the owner: I am a practicing solicitor, based in London. I am also an award-winning film Writer and Director, when I get the time...
Why the Owner Chose Lerici: This apartment is very special to me (and almost everyone else who visits). The private garden is rare given that the apartment is in the historic centre of San Terenzo. The location is superb: a quiet, pedestrian street (in terms of peace, much better than being on the Seafront), local shops, supermarkets, 15 restaurants and bars, 4 coffee shops all within 5 minutes' walk. And the beach is just 90 seconds' away. Also, as a spot to visit the Cinque Terre, it's perfcet: you can get to the Cinque Terre by boat, by car or bus/train, and you avoid staying in the maelstrom that can be the Cinque Terre.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: The building hails from the 16th Century. The apartment combines original features (exposed brick archway and detailing) with modern comforts and design. The Garden provides tranquillity and privacy, particulalry during the busier months of Summer.