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Charming Villa on the Hills of Medieval Lucca

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Last updated: 04/10/2017
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Large Living Room, Porch, Terrace, 4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Pool, Amazing Views

The property is located on the hills around Lucca nearby the medieval village of Nozzano. From the house you have spectacular views on the countryside.
Because of beauty of the surroundings this area got under no-build laws just after the Villa's construction in the late 70's.

Villa Lucia has a very spacious dining and living room with fireplace from which you can reach the porch, perfect for fresco dining and the terrace.You also have an indipendent kitchen (dishwasher, oven, elettric kettle, american and italian coffee machines, toaster) and a large entrance. The bedrooms are 4:
two with double bed (one with baby bed)
two with twin beds.
There is also the possibility, upon request, to put another bed in the twin bedroom.
The Villa has two bathrooms one with shower and bath and the other only with bath.
There is also a laundry room with iron and washing machine.
There is a free wireless connection.
The house has only one floor. In the basement of the Villa, that is totaly indipendent lives Lucia, the owner, with her husband Patrick. They speak English and they can help the guests for all their needs.

The pool is 5 x 10 mt and 1.5 mt deep. It is surrounded by a wooden deck and it is for guests use only open from May to October. The property is entirely enclosured and has an alarm system. You have outside furniture and BBQ.

Everything included except:
final cleaning (15 € per person)
heating on request (50 € per day)
additional services on request better in advance (Cooking lessons; cook service; nanny service;maid service; wine tastings; tipical italian food tasting)

no pets allowed
All rentals from Saturday to Saturday
Required security deposit of 300 € onsite
Check-in time: usually 3pm-7pm (we can agree about it)
Check-out time: before 10am

What is near:
Pisa International Airport (PSA) 20km
Lucca train station 12km
Motorway 15km
beaches 20km
Shops 2-5 km
Post Office 2km

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Member since: 2013

Speaks: english, italian
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/10/2017

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 250 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    The room is 20 sqm and it has 19th century furnishing...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    The room is 20 sqm and it has modern furniture...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    The room is 12 sqm and it has modern furniture....moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double, 1 child bed

    The room is 25 sqm and it has modern furnish....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    From the entrance of the villa you can see the ancient town of Lucca and all its medieval towers...moreless

  • Rural:

    Beautiful villa surrounded by olive groves on the hills of Lucca. You can relax into the nature or swim in your private pool from which you can see all the green surroundings...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Private parking inside the property...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    American and italian coffee machine...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


Write a review 4.8
from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April End
Apr 22 - Apr 28, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Apr 29 - Jun 2, 2017
7 night min stay

Jun 3 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Jul 1 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer End
Aug 26 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Sep 2 - Sep 15, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Autumn 2017
Sep 16 - Oct 25, 2017
7 night min stay

Comics Fair 2017
Oct 26 - Nov 3, 2017
7 night min stay

Early May 2018
Apr 28 - May 18, 2018
7 night min stay

May end 2018
May 19 - Jun 1, 2018
7 night min stay

June 2018
Jun 2 - Jun 29, 2018
7 night min stay

Summer 2018
Jun 30 - Aug 24, 2018
7 night min stay

Summer End 2018
Aug 25 - Aug 31, 2018
7 night min stay

Early September 2018
Sep 1 - Sep 14, 2018
7 night min stay

September End 2018
Sep 15 - Sep 28, 2018
7 night min stay

Autumn 2018
Sep 29 - Oct 19, 2018
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $320.79
  • finalcleaning per person $16.04


Reservation: 30% of the price

Final payment: 1 week before arriving

50% refund of the price (minus bank fees) if you cancel the reservation at least 4 weeks before

Additional fees or services cash onsite

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/10/2017
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20 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Pisa International Airport
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
40 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
35 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A11 Florence-Pisa north
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
70 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
20 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Car: Necessary

Villa Lucia is the perfect place to stay if you want to relax in the nature, visit Tuscany and its historical places, practice sports or enjoy tipical food and wine famous all over the world.

An holiday at Villa Lucia will leave your soul refreshed and relaxed. The house is surround by an enclosured property of 1 hectare with over 200 olive trees. The place is soo quite that you can sometimes see foxes, hoopoe or deers.

Villa Lucia is also perfect to aprecciate all the touristic sites of Tuscany. You can get to Florence in 45 minutes, to Lucca in 15 minutes, to Pisa in 20 minutes, to the Cinque Terre in 1 hour, to San Gimignano in 1 hour and 10 minutes,to Siena in 2 hours, to Volterra in 1 hour and 50 minutes, to the Chianti region in 1 hour and 30 minutes and to the beaches in 20 minutes.

The region offers tipical dishes to taste that are different in Lucca, Pisa, Florence or one of the other cities because of different traditions coming from mediaval times. There are also several different wines to taste that in some cases are worldwide kwon for their quality.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1978

About the owner: I am Lucia and my mother named the house after me. I am an architect and my husband Patrick is an engineer. I grew up in the village of Nozzano and studied architecture in Florence where I lived for some years. I love Tuscany because of the history, the nature and the food and I travelled around Europe I have been to the USA and Japan as a tourist. I studied English with a native speaker theacher and my brother Paolo lives in London since 1992 so I can sometimes do English practice with him.

Why the Owner Chose Lucca, Lucca, Italy:
My grandmother Anna more than 40 years ago took a walk with here husband on Nozzano's hills and fell in love with a field full of olive trees. They bought that land and the builted a very big house. My mother Marta inherited the villa but decided to live in her husband's family house down in the village. More than 10 years ago she started renting the house to people from all over the world throught an agency and she had great satisfaction because guests love this place almost as Anna did. I am Lucia and I do also love this place because it is so peaceful that really can rest your soul. So I decide to live in an indipendent part of the house that has its own entrance and garden so that we do not bother or even see the guests of the Villa. We would like to take care of the people who choose Villa Lucia for their holidays because we would like to make them discover the beauty of this places, the history of this lands and the food traditions that Lucca has. My brother Paolo moved to London for work and now lives there with his swedish wife Catarina but they both dream about coming back here when they retired.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
I think that Villa Lucia is a unique place because was builted with the purpose of enjoying the countryside in which it stands. You'll love the amazing views, you'll fell the contact with nature and you'll enjoy the beauty of lands full of history. You can ask also the owner for anything you need, or if you want to taste great Tuscan food, typical cheese and wine, homemade Limoncello, if you want to buy handmade ceramics, go on guided hiking, have yoga at the Villa ....and many many other things.

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Speaks: english, italian
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/10/2017

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  • The entrance with private parking

    The entrance with private parking

  • the pool and the countryside

    the pool and the countryside

  • the pool and the Villa

    the pool and the Villa

  • the porch and the terrace

    the porch and the terrace

  • the fireplace area in the large living room

    the fireplace area in the large living room

  • the terrace

    the terrace

  • the kitchen

    the kitchen

  • Bedroom 1

    Bedroom 1

  • bedroom 3

    bedroom 3

  • Bathroom 1

    Bathroom 1

  • Laundry room

    Laundry room

  • the pool has a wooden deck

    the pool has a wooden deck

  • spacious living room

    spacious living room

  • fresco dining

    fresco dining

  • the property

    the property

  • the kitchen

    the kitchen

  • little space beside the kitchen

    little space beside the kitchen

  • bedroom 2

    bedroom 2

  • bedroom 4

    bedroom 4

  • Bathroom 2

    Bathroom 2

  • what you can see in the distance: medieval Lucca

    what you can see in the distance: medieval Lucca

VRBO #512165

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Sunday, April 23, 2017

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