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FARMHOUSE "'LE MACINE " PRIVATE SWIMMING POOL - Wi-Fi FREE

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,130 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

INDEPENDENT HOUSE 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Living room, Kitchen (sleeps 5)

Immersed in a small village in the Tuscan countryside only 7 km from the wall of Lucca

Le Macine is a rare find. Located in the breathtaking landscape, on the rolling hills of the well-known Compitese, Le Macine has been completely restored in spring-summer 2007 in an authentic layout, according to the building, which was a small oilmill, one of the typical red Tuscan brick building that made this area famous all over the world for it's extra virgin olive oil.

Le Macine has a lush large garden, with wood oven, as patio to have dining outside and a stone path on the bank of the small river that made this oilmill working for more than 100 years.

The small stream that runs nearby makes the atmosphere even more magical and sweet for a romantic dinner.

The interiors are complete according to the traditional tuscan style, with a fine kitchen made of stones, orned with wooden antiques as the living room is furnished with very old sofas, chairs, tables and clocks.

At the first floor, there are 3 bright and cozy bedrooms, with large and high windows orned by tuscan red bricks and furnished with the Letti della Nonna or grandma's bed and wardrobe. Two elegant bathrooms are readily available for your use.

A 'WELCOME PACK ' is provided for our guests at arrival

An important things to know about us :

My father speak well English becouse when he was young he study for 2 years in S.Francisco so for anythings you need when you are here we can help you

Booking a:

'COOKING LESSONS' in the house with our chef 'Annalisa' to taste our Lucchese Traditional Food -

Guide to visit the most important things in Lucca area

RENT BICYCLES

BUY A SPECIAL PRESENT : hand made painting on ceramic : www.arteinceramica.it

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 4, 2018

About The Owner

Hi - I am Cristina - Nice to meet you !!

Me and my family are the property also of the other house 'Old G & G MIll'

(on VRBO/331212)

We hope to give you a lovely holidays

The Owner purchased this farmhouse in 2007

Why The Owner chose Lucca

This house is in a strategic position : 10 minutes with a car from the exit of the freeway LUCCA EST -10 minutes from the exit freeway CAPANNORI

so it's very quicly to arrive in other towns with the freeway

the most famous cultural city to visit near Lucca are : FIRENZE 40 minutes - PISA 25 minutes - VIAREGGIO (our sea) 20 minutes - FORTE DEI MARMI (famous Vip sea) 30 Minutes

CINQUETERRE - 1.30 Hour

SIENA - 2 Hour

Lucca 10 minutes by normal way - not freeway

our mountain ABETONE 45 Minutes

What makes this farmhouse unique

Some reasons for enjoying our house .....

You can start your day taste your breakfast comfortably seated on stone chairs and use a table made in mosaic (hand made by my father and my mother) under a magnificent chestnut tree.

Also your lunch or dinner will be pleasant with the sweet sound of the water of the small stream/torrent that passes beside the house.

Your children will be happy to play with the many toys that you will found in the house.

THIS IS A QUIET ZONE - GOOD FOR YOUR RELAX

Near the house you can find many shops like:

600 mt. a restourant and pizzeria also take away - 600 mt. a Post Office -600 mt. a butcher shop where you can buy meat, cheese, salumi and many other things for daily need - 500 mt a bar for breakfast an other butcher and a shop like a small supermarket - 650 mt. an Icecream shop -1 km a SUPERMARKET - near the supermarket there are a restourant with good fish - two banks - a pharmacy - a laundry self service also to dry the chothes -

My home is at 1 Km. so for anything you need we are at your disposition

In the house you can find also soap for dishwasher and washer machine

Amenities

Lucca Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1130 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • In both Bathrooms there are shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • King size beds (1) sleeps 2, Queen size Beds (1) sleeps 2, Twin or Single Beds (1) sleep 1 , Baby Cribs (1) for baby until 1 year old - request at booking -
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • tennis

Reviews

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FARMHOUSE "'LE MACINE " PRIVATE SWIMMING POOL - Wi-Fi FREE
average rating of 4.967742 based on 31 reviews
5

Amazing holiday week in this home

  • 5 of 5

We enjoy a fantastic holiday week in this nice home, swimming pool, sunny terrace, flowers... Located in a quiet arronding near the town Lucca. The owners take care on the property very well. Perfect with kids .

Cuisine très bien équipée et propriétaires très affables et accueillants.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and I hope to see you in the next year
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5

Enjoyed our stay in this comfortable house!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay at the house! Upon our arrival we found a bottle of wine and some delicious appetizers thoughtfully left for us by Cristina. Any problems we had were quickly resolved by Cristina, and the house was well equipped. The house was updated in terms of comfort and I believe recently renovated from it's original purpose as a mill, but it maintains its "old world" flavor! Loved the backyard too!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for all - I hope to see you again next year
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5

Beautiful house in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

The house has a certain charm and is located close to the lovely town of Lucca. We managed to get out to Florence, San Gimignano, Volterra, Pisa, Bagni di Lucca - all fairly close by. The house is well equipped with pretty much everything you need. We used the air conditioning as little as we could (it was over 30 degrees every day!) - mostly overnight. It cost us 30 euros for the week. There were three of us - any more than 4 would be tight. The plunge pool is a godsend. In the heat we had we depended on it! It is about 18 feet by 9 feet and is just brilliant. There is a lovely pizzeria about 500 metres up a small hill that serves lovely food. Overall, I would recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic holiday

  • 5 of 5

The house it's wonderful and very confortable

We had a great time in swimming pool after our trip in Lucca - Florence - Pisa

We came back next year again

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A big Hugs for you Dale and your family !!!
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5

Can't wait to come back!!

  • 5 of 5

A true Italian experience!!! Our hosts were most gracious and helpful. Such a nice family and wonderful accommodations. Noni taught me how to make espresso! My wife and I stayed 7/8 nights and loved the central location access to tourist spots and the return at the end of a travel day to the serenity and beauty that this property offers. We wanted for nothing. Rural charm complimented by a wonderful Italian family host.. We miss Le Macine and the family.

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We can't wait too to see you again in the future
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5

Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We have just arrived home from spending 6 nights in Le Macine - what a great place! The house felt very comfortable with beautiful furniture and many of the original features preserved. It is well-maintained and spotlessly clean and contains everything needed while on holidays. We loved the patio and garden in particular. It's a great base to work from with Lucca, Pisa and Florence all within commutable distance by car. Thank you Cristina and family for making us feel so welcome.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for all
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Map

Nearest Airport
27 Kilometres
Pisa
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
Bar for brekfast
Nearest Ferry
55 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
26 Kilometres
Golf Montecatini Terme
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Lucca Train station
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
Lucca Est
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Restourant 'La Conca' - 'IL Gattino Bianco'
Nearest Ski
65 Kilometres
Abetone
Nearest Beach
35 Kilometres
Viareggio
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Final Cleaning $70.03
Refundable damage deposit $116.71

The weekly prices includes:water, Bedrooms/Bathrooms linens,
electricity, gas, full kitchen, private parking, Welcome Pack, Internet Wi-Fi

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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