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A PANORAMIC TERRACE AND VIEWS - 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms + air conditioning

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,722 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment with private terrace in a very central and quiet area with wifi

The LUCCA VIEW APARTMENT WITH TERRACE is an old 14th century Building located in the heart of the historical centre of Lucca in the beautiful Street VIA SAN NICOLAO. It is also only a short walk away from the impressive Cathedral of San Martino and the Main Shopping Street Via Fillungo. Every Modern comfort is provided in the apartment: dish washer, microwave, washing-machine, air-conditioning, DVD player, wireless internet connection.

About Composition:

The 140-square-meters apartment is composed of two floors: MAIN FLOOR: entrance; living room with dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, a master bedroom with bathroom (built in shower) with a magnificent view over the roofs and the italian gardens of the nearby VILLA BOTTINI. THE UPPER FLOOR: one twin bedroom; one king size bedroom with ensuite bathroom with tub and a magnificent terrace fully furnished with a great view over the roofs of the town and the Guinigi Tower. The Terrace is furnished with table and chairs for dining and a sofa.

The apartment is provided with a very reliable wifi connection provided by the national phone company. The ceilings are wood beamed and the floors are terracotta in the Tuscan tradition. Displayed throughout the apartment are fine paintings by the owner's grandfather, and they are all dates between 1906 anb 1959. You will love them!

About the Location.

The LUCCA VIEW APARTMENT WITH TERRACE is very well located in the heart of Lucca's historical centre. The ancient, impressive walls that surround Lucca for about 5 km, are only 150 meters away from the apartment. The San Martino Cathedral is also only 100 meters away, as are the central Piazza Napoleone and Piazza San Michele. The train and bus stations are each only a short ten-minute walk away . Right out of the front-door a bar and a pasticceria for breakfast, a restaurant, a bakery for local bread and focaccia...

The location is very convenient as very close to everything: 5-10 minutes walk from train station, if not less, 5-7 mins walking away from the bus station and 5 mins walk from a payment garage and 10-12 mins walking from the free parking area (outside the city walls). Groceries and cafe are few steps away as well as the main sites to visited in town, main squares and churches.

Final cleaning is charged for 60 euros and is payable at arrival.

Kids under 10 years of age are not allowed.

City Stay Tax of 4.5 euro per person is requested at arrival in cash in accordance with local laws.

Minimum stay is 4 nights.

Winter heating is charged for 8 euros daily or according to comsuption for long term rentals.

Legal Notes: Self Catering property: no hotel staff, no maid, no breakfast or meals provided by the owner, no hotel services during the stay.

* Approximate monthly price. Actual pricing will depend on the days of the month you stay.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

More Details

Property Manager
Mrs Sonia
Member since: 2005
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, russian, italian, dutch, swedish, greek, czech, danish, norwegian, polish, hungarian, arabic, finnish, turkish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2018

About Mrs Sonia

Hallo everyone! My name is SONIA and I am from Lucca. I run my Lucca Holiday Rentals company that offers exceptional apartments in the heart of Lucca. My goal is to help you fall in love with Lucca – to discover, explore, taste and savor new sights and experiences in this incredible city.

My company began almost 10 years ago when I started to rent my family villa after my parents moved to the mountains when they got retired. I spent there my entire childhood and I grew up there in deep contact with the nature and the history. My father thaught me everything about the birds and the antique trees and flowers of the villa and the smell of the sizzling pans used to wake me up each Sunday morning after my mum started to cook! I was fascinated by her when she was telling me the history of the villa in the past century. I thought this kind of feelings are too precious to let them go so then I had the idea to share my love of Lucca and “la dolce Vita” by finding beautiful apartments , villas and farmhouses in my favorite Lucca neighborhoods among my family members properties. Lucca Holiday Rentals started out as a boutique family company and now there are over 15 people working together. We are a friendly and enthusiastic team who will assist you every step of the way, from your first enquiry to your arrival in Lucca.

Mrs Sonia purchased this apartment in 2017

Why Mrs Sonia chose Lucca

Your Lucca experience begins with where you stay, and we offer you a warm home on the rolling hills of Lucca or in the heart of the walled town. Each of our property is carefully hand picked to ensure it meets our standards of authenticity and warmth, including outstanding locations in authentic Lucca neighborhoods. Find fully remodeled kitchens and bathrooms, comfortable beds with quality linens, exceptional locations, breathtaking terraces and panoramic views. When you reserve, we open our address book and share our favorite Lucca resources with you to help you plan and enjoy your stay – from excellent tour guides to cooking classes, private chefs, favorite restaurants and cafés to the best pastry shops in the neighborhood. Relax, explore, and enjoy each day to the fullest, experiencing a vacation in Lucca that you’ll remember for a lifetime!

What makes this apartment unique

My Philosophy

My goal is to offer you an extraordinary experience in one of Forbe’s Best Town in the World by enhancing your vacation and helping you to explore and experience the delights of living in Lucca.

Me and my helpful and knowledgeable team will guide you through your vacation planning process and help you choose the perfect apartment for your stay. When you’ve booked, the adventure begins. Want to explore the open air markets near your apartment, take a cooking lesson, relax on the Walls at sunset or hire a chef to cook dinner in your apartment? Based on our many years in Lucca, we happily share our resources and favorite suggestions for our guests so you can savor the fun of living like a local during your stay.

Amenities

Lucca Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1722 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 10
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Holiday Resort
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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A PANORAMIC TERRACE AND VIEWS - 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms + air conditioning
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
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Wonderful evenings on the roof top terrace

  • 4 of 5

Had a memorable 9 nights at this location. Accommodation was perfect. The roof top terrace was a brilliant addition with fantastic views of Lucca and the surrounding mountains. We'll be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Apartment in Lucca

  • 5 of 5

We recently spent 10 days in the amazing town of Lucca and were fortunate to have booked this beautiful apartment. The accommodations were very comfortable for myself, my husband and our adult son and daughter-in-law. This apartment is owned by an artist and so is beautifully decorated with art work, both by the owner and other artists. The apartment has very comfortable sleeping arrangements and bathrooms. The most amazing feature of the apartment is the terrace which overlooks all of Lucca. We spent many an evening there for wine and cheese. The kitchen is fairly well supplied, although we found that eating out in Lucca is part of the experience and very reasonable. One of our favorite restaurants is just around the corner - Gli Orti di Via Elisa. The Lucca wall and is close for walking and bike riding, a don't miss experience. Lucca is an amazing town -- the history, food, shopping, people and music. Don't miss the weekly Puccini concert in the San Giovanni church.The train station is in walking distance for easy access to Florence or other destinations in Italy. One final note, the apartment is on the 3rd floor so there are many steps which may not be appropriate for young children or anyone unable to climb stairs easily. We didn't mind it as it was nice to have the exercise especially after all of the fine food of Italy!

  • Submitted: May 24, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was lovely to meet you! Thank you very much for your kindness, I hope to meet you again soon! Warmly, Sonia
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5

It's all about the terrace

  • 5 of 5

We've just returned from a 6-night stay at this wonderful property. The big selling point is the terrace, which is just as represented in the photos. The building is quite tall (4-stories) so it has an almost unobstructed 360-degree view, including sites such as the Guinigi Tower, almost a stone' throw away. Few places in Lucca have a terrace with such a commanding view.

We also really enjoyed the location of the property. It's on a quiet street that is composed mostly of apartments and few stores so the noise level was almost non-existent after 8 PM. We loved sleeping with the windows open, hearing the birds in the morning hours. The location is quite convenient, however, to any place you'd want to walk (restaurants, the supermarket, the Anfiteatro, etc.)

The one caution: be prepared to walk up stairs. The apartment is on the 3rd floor, and it is located on two floors. My wife and I didn't mind in the slightest, but this aspect of the unit should be considered if walking up stairs several times each day my dim your enthusiasm.

The kitchen was functional but perhaps a bit less well stocked than places we have stayed. This may or may not matter depending on your level of culinary ambitions.

The apartment sleeps six, but more practically, two couples and two children. The property is basically split onto 2 floors, which is a nice attribute to provide a bit more personal space if two or more couples are sharing the space. It is well furnished and we enjoyed the eclectic art on the walls.

All in all, we had a very nice stay and will likely try to rent this apartment on your next return to Lucca.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Steve for taking precious time off to share your invaluable feedback with us. It was delightful to leanr that one of the most paramount pillars of our service philosophy, accommodating our guests' needs and enabling their desires was met. I look forward to meet you again in the future! Mrs Sonia and the Lucca Apartments and Villas team
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5

Magnifique terrasse

  • 5 of 5

La ville de Luca est intacte, entourée de ses fortifications. Nous avons apprécié notre séjour.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci Bien Daniele et merci bien d'avoir reserve' votre location avec LuccaApartmentsAndVillas! Sonia
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
PISA and FLORENCE
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
LIVORNO
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
ViCOPELAGO
Nearest Train
0.6 Kilometres
LUCCA Central Station
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
LUCCA EST
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Kilometres
LA NORMA
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
ABETONE
Nearest Beach
18 Kilometres
VIAREGGIO and FORTE DEI MARMI
Car: not necessary

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

There is an additional fee to pay to the owner of 60 euros for each booking.

City Stay Tax of 4.5 euro per person is requested at arrival in cash in accordance with local laws.

Minimum stay is 4 nights.

Winter heating is charged for 8 euros daily or according to comsuption for long term rentals.

Legal Notes: Self Catering property: no hotel staff, no maid, no breakfast or meals provided by the owner, no hotel services during the stay.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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