Medieval Village House - "Authentic Tuscany" - Near Pisa, Lucca & Florence
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Casa Due Torri is situated in the pretty Medieval village of Vicopisano, often described as one of Tuscany's most beautiful villages and best kept secrets.
Vicopisano is an authentic Tuscan village surrounded by a beautiful landscape of pine covered hills, sunflower fields and olive groves and is an ideal area for walking, trekking, cycling & mountain biking.
Casa Due Torri is an ideal base for exploring the beautiful region of Tuscany and the cities of Pisa, Lucca, Florence and Siena, as well as being just under a 30 minute drive away from the Pisan coast, its beaches, Thermal Spas and Golf Course.
Casa Due Torri is a perfect home from home close to the centre of the Medieval village and just a 5 minute walk to all the local amenities.
This pretty two storey home with Medieval origins has been lovingly restored with modern comfortable living in mind.
The house has a fully equipped kitchen, 2 bathrooms and 2 private terraces with views over terracotta roofs, Medieval towers, surrounding hills and countryside.
Located along a peaceful lane nestled between two Medieval towers, Casa Due Torri offers a stylish comfortable retreat ideal for a family or friend’s getaway as well as being the perfect base for exploring Tuscany.
ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE TIME
Arrival from 4.00PM up to midnight.
Departure up to 11.00AM.
In some cases we can be flexible on arrival and departure time, please contact us before making your booking.
Arrival after midnight and requested late departures may incur additional charges.
Member since: 2010
- 2 story
- 90 m²
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Private Chef
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- COOKING LESSONS Discover the secrets of Tuscan food! How to prepare it, cook it and discover which ingredients and wines complement this simple but delicious cuisine. You will assist and learn how to cook a typical Tuscan meal just like a Tuscan Mamma. Your chef and teacher is from Vicopisano and has a wealth of experience and knowledge in all things gastronomic. It is also possible to organise a shopping trip to the local market to buy all the ingredients with your chef. GASTRONOMIC EXPERIENCES Wine tasting at nearby vineyards, Cheese tasting at artisan producer, visits to an artisan pasta producer, Truffle hunting. All of the above experiences can be arranged with a private guide. Visits to local olive mill in Vicopisano, includes a visit to the olive groves and vineyards as well as tastings of the olive oil, wine and local produce. GUIDED WALKS, CYCLE & YOGA Guided walks and Cycle rides can also be arranged with a guide.Yoga with qaulified teacher....moreless
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Monument View
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Pantry Items:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 19 - Jan 8, 2017
3 night min stay
Jan 9 - Apr 9, 2017
3 night min stay
Easter and Mid
Apr 10 - Jun 14, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 15 - Sep 15, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Taxes Not included
200 refundable security deposit to be paid on arrival.
Heating included in the rate.
Pets are not allowed.
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Vicopisano is ideally situated to visit the city of PISA with its Leaning Tower, the medieval walled city of LUCCA and FLORENCE with all its galleries, shops and museums.
The village sits on the lower slopes of the Monte Pisani a range of hills offering an assortment of outside activities from easy rambles, challenging hikes and cycle routes for all levels and availabilities, there is also an opportunity to horse ride and there is a newly opened stables at the edge of the village, situated close to a fishing lake.
A hilltop medieval fortress and watch tower designed by the renaissance engineer Filippo Brunelleschi stands guard over the village and surrounding countryside. The fortress is open to visitors at the weekends; a perfect place to spend a couple of hours exploring medieval dungeons, palace rooms and climbing the impressive watch tower, the small entrance fee includes a personal guided tour.
We can help arrange, Bicycle hire, bicycle & walking excursions, Wine tasting, Oil mill visits with tastings of award winning olive oils and local products, cooking lessons. Olive and grape picking for the oil and wine harvest (September, October, November, December
Discover the secrets of Tuscan food! How to prepare it, cook it and discover which ingredients and wines complement this simple but delicious cuisine.
You will assist and learn how to cook a typical Tuscan meal just like a Tuscan Mamma. Your chef and teacher is from Vicopisano and has a wealth of experience and knowledge in all things gastronomic. It is also possible to organise a shopping trip to the local market to buy all the ingredients with your chef.
Wine tasting at nearby vineyards, Cheese tasting at artisan producer, visits to an artisan pasta producer, Truffle hunting. All of the above experiences can be arranged with a private guide.
Visits to local olive mill in Vicopisano, includes a visit to the olive groves and vineyards as well as tastings of the olive oil, wine and local produce.
Year Purchased: 2008
About: I moved from chaotic Moscow City to a peaceful Medieval town in Tuscany a few years ago. It became my second home and the place I would like to come back to again and again after traveling all around the world. This little village is so charming and genuine that I fell in love with it at first sight.
Why Vicopisano PI, Italy:
Among all the towns around Pisa this was the most genuine and full of history. Close to railway stations and airports, but still very quiet and surrounded by incredibly beautiful landscapes. It's close to mountains as well as to the sea. It's a strategically ideally located property if you want to get easily to Pisa, Florence, Lucca, Livorno, Siena, San Gimignano or Volterra. It will take less than an hour to drive to Viareggio and Forte dei Marmi beaches.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
We are lucky to be helped by our friends Lorenzo and Marie (seen in the photo) who will be dealing with your booking enquiries and will meet you at the property. They live nearby and know the area really well, so you can rely on them with anything you may need to know about this region.
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Stylish home between two towers
Comfortable living space with open fire
Double bedroom with private terrace
Pretty terrace with views over terrcotta roofs
Casa Due Torri nestled between two Medieval towers
One of the two bathrooms on the first floor
Stylish comfortable bedrooms
Twin beds with private terrace
Contemporary bathroom on the firt floor
Pisa with its leaning tower is just 25 minutes away
Visit the Renaissance city of Florence - less than an hour away
Lovely views from one of the terraces
One of the bedrooms can be prepared as a twin room
Living area and open plan kitchen dining space
Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher
Lovely views over the hills and Medieval towers
Bedroom with views over terracotta roofs
Pretty bedroom with its own terrace
Dine al fresco on the terrace
Comfortable double or twin bedroom
Characteristic streets of Vicopisano's historic centre
The charming Mdieval walled city of Lucca just over 30 minutes away
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016
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