VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More
Special offer: SPRING DISCOUNT MAY AND JUNE
Fabulous villa close to the seaside ( It's two minute walk from the beach ) and to the most famous beaches of the Tuscan coast. Villa Lydia is an oasis of quiet and relax. The apartments are provided with all comforts. GREAT NEWS ! PROPERTY RENOVATION: new WINDOWS and new DOORS and new MOSQUITO NETS ! SEASON 2015 more comfort for you and your family ! The apartments have a great park with pines, eucalyptuses. Each apartments has its own private fenced part of parks with barbecue, tables, chairs, where you can have lunch or relax with your friends only surrounded from the green of the pines. Ground floor has a porch ( area = 24 sqm ) the first floor apartment has a wide balcony ( area = 28 sqm ). villa Lydia has a great privacy and it is extremely peaceful. it is near to the sea and at the same time near to the centre of the village. The house has been recently repainted and has been installed the central heating in all rooms. So in the cold season you can have all comforts. The villa is in a very cool area because it is situated in a pine forest. GREAT NEWS 2014 NEW PLAYGROUND IN THE PARK THE slide/shark INFLATABLES and NEW SWIMMING POOL What you can find near to the villa: Dense pinewoods and thick Mediterranean vegetation run down to the wide sandy beach of Marina di Castagneto where an ancient fort, built in Renaissance times to protect the coast, still stands. The sea here is particularly clean & transparent. This resort, which has often been awarded the European Union’s Blue Flag for the quality of its sea, its environment & its accommodation, offers a choice of fully-equipped bathing beaches & ample stretches of public beach, with a guaranteed life-guard service (Punti Azzurri). Hotels, boarding houses & campsites ensure a comfortable stay in close contact with nature and where all kinds of sports can be enjoyed. Attractions at the Cavallino Matto (Crazy Horse), one of Tuscany’s biggest & best entertainment parks, are fun for children & adults alike. Donoratico: is the country near to Marina di Castagneto & takes its name from the medieval castle situated near the town. The castle ruins & tower are open to visitors.
Very interesting places: BOLGHERI: Immortalised in Giosuè Carducci’s poem 'Before San Guido', 'I cipressi che a Bolgheri alti e schietti van da San Guido in duplice filar...' (The cypresses of Bolgheri, tall & straight, march from San Guido in a double line…) this ancient village has a fascination all of its own. A stone’s throw from the sea and surrounded by countryside where vines & olive trees thrive, this little town with its unspoilt architectural harmony is dominated by the red brick castle which guards the entrance to the village of narrow paved streets & old stone houses bright with geraniums. Spectacular sunsets & darting swallows enliven the skies. Craft shops, wine shops & taverns offer traditional, local products. The churches, the poet Giosuè Carducci’s childhood home & San Guido’s oratory are fascinating to visit, while the surrounding countryside with its holiday & horse-breeding farms is the ideal place for walking, cycling or horse riding. The first WWF wildlife refuge in Italy.
Local events: Castagneto (March-April): A tour of the traditional cuisine of Castagneto rich in unusual and delicious dishes gives you the opportunity to try a wide variety of local wine, among the most praised in the world, such as the legendary Sassicaia. Visitors can have dinner in local restaurants, stop at selected wine shops and taste different kinds of wine produced along the Wine Route and go on guided tours to wine cellars. There are also other cultural initiatives like conferences or book presentations. It is a great opportunity to discover the beauty of this ancient village. It is home to the headquarters of the same local authority which also oversees Bolgheri. Bibbona (May): From the sea we turn to the land. Here a national mountain-bike competition takes place in the woods of Macchia della Magona at a short distance from the sea. Along a 56 km route the participants in the race and those who choose the 'environment-friendly walk'. WINE TOUR DOC BOLGHERI !!!! Visits with tourist guide.
We will be able give the warm up in all the bedrooms finally
Possibility rental additional bed The bedrooms are furnished with good taste and simplicity. Style of proper furnishing to a house near to the sea. At the option of rent COT/CRIB - HIGH CHAIR - BABY-CHANGING TABLE - PLAYPEN for your baby ( with additional cost )
The villa is endowed with all the comforts that you desire
furnished with a lot of good taste with beautiful new furniture and an elegant and refined style. It doesn't respect surely the Traditional aesthetic canons of the houses in rent, but to the contrary of the houses of ownership: snug and pleasant as your house....moreless
There are two Outdoor shower in the garden next to the house, one is in front of the villa, and one is behind the villa.
These showers are very usable for rinsing yourselves before you enter in the house when arrived from the beach or to refresh yourselves in the warm days of sun and you can lie down to tan you on the sunbeds from us furnished in the zone relax....moreless
Every year we will add further improvements and we will add new comfort to improve even more your stay of holiday to Villa Lidia.
Great news ! for your children ! we have installed in the park many games for the fun of your children
slide, swing, a little cottage and a fountain NEW tennis table and football table.
THE SWIMMING POOL ( size: 4,80 x 4,80 x 1,30 ) WILL BE AVAILABLE ON MID MAY 2013 up to OCTOBER 2013
For the colder months the VERANDAH can be closed and WITH HEATING.
Central heating and cooling air ( Air Source Heat Pump or Air Conditioner ) Central heating
IMPORTANT NOTE : At the moment of the agreement signature's the guest must book directly with the owner if she/he wants
the above said facilities ( of course there is an additional cost for each of them )...moreless
HIGH season May 30 - Jun 27, 2015 7 night min stay
HIGH season Jun 28 - Jul 31, 2015 7 night min stay
very HIGH season Aug 1 - Aug 22, 2015 7 night min stay
HIGH season Aug 23 - Aug 31, 2015 7 night min stay
HIGH season Sep 1 - Sep 15, 2015 7 night min stay
HIGH season Sep 16 - Sep 30, 2015 7 night min stay
Mid season Oct 1 - Nov 8, 2015 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit€400
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
Travel with confidence
Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.
Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
We are on the Coast of the Etruschi’s, a territory that still keep intact the charm of a protected earth today and had been guarding for centuries, and it is here where, more than from every other part it enjoys him the harmony that unites the man to the nature. The thick pine forest and a rich Mediterranean vegetation push him up to the ample sandy beach of Marina of Castagneto, where the ancient Strong soldier of Renaissance epoch is found, that once was risen to defend the shore. The sea is particularly clean & clear. This place, that has gotten more times the Blue Flag of the European Union, for the quality of the sea waters, of the environment & of the reception, it is rich of equipped bathing establishments & of “Stings Blue”, ample lines of free beach, where guaranteed services and assistance are. Hotels, pensions and camping’s make the stay comforting, characterized by the contact with the nature and from the possibility to practise all the sports.
Other Activities: The Costa degli Etruschi offers some of the most ideal space, roads and atmosphere for bicycle riding in Italy.