The historic home of the Pieroni family, famous in Boston for their restaurant empire during the 'Great Gatsby' era, has been restored with great care. Painted wall frescos, marble staircases and period furniture blend luxury and heritage. Guests at Villa Pieroni, enjoy the use of a Roman style private swimming pool, table tennis and barbeque facilities. Situated in the beautiful Barga countryside, Villa Pieroni is an ideal base for hill walking, horse riding, golf and wine tours. The beach at Viareggio is a short drive as is the famous cave network, Grotta del Vento. Medieval Barga is renowned for art and antique shopping, regional cuisine, jazz and painting holidays. Historic Lucca lies 30 minutes away, and provides luxury brand shopping. The birthplace of Puccini, Lucca is a focal point for opera lovers and has an opera season every June. Every July and August the Puccini festival takes place in Torre del Lago, just 10 minutes away from Lucca.
Electricity, gas, water and taxes are included, although heating may be charged extra during low and mid season.
Free wireless internet connection.
In the village there are several supermarkets, restaurants, banks and post office. Fine wines and local produce are to be found in the several 'botteghe' where you can taste food and wine before buying it. Open air markets and several food festivals take place during the summer months.
Bookings are to be accompanied by a 20% deposit of the rent. The balance of the rent must be paid 30 days before the start of the holiday via bank transfer. The full rent is payable if the occupation date is less than 30 days from the date of the booking. On arrival a deposit of €750 has to be paid to the owner. A representative for the owners lives in a neighbouring house to welcome guests and in case of emergencies.