Massa Marittima Apartment Rental Photos and Description
The cottage is located in one of the most beautiful regions in the Tuscan Maremma. The house stands alone on the plateau of a hill between the medieval city of Massa Marittima and the Follonica resort city, surrounded by a large meadow, which is surrounded by evergreen oaks, cork oaks and pines. You can see Massa Marittima with the Montiere and Le Cornate mountains in the backcountry. Towards the south and west, you can see the softly rolling Tuscan landscape with vineyards and olive groves. You can even see the sea and the island of Elba and the many lights in the night. The restored house has several large terraces and a natural garden. The holiday apartments with a spacious cut of each 75 m2 are equipped with furniture in the old fashion style of Tuscany and antique farmer furniture. The location of the house is attractive due to the proximity of the sea (11 km), large selection of easily accessible attractions and entertainment in the cities, beautiful nature.
Large selection of holiday activities: The central location and closeness to the sea make this region attractive. During the winter, it is warmer here than inland and the nature remains green. Here you will find seclusion, tranquillity, picturesque landscape and you are not too far from the cities with their attractions and entertainment, because there are good connections here. Follonica is can be reached by car within 10-15 minutes (10 km). On the highway, which goes along the coast, you can comfortably reach famous attractions, like Etruscan excavation sites in Populonia, Pisa, Lucca, Firenze, Rome, etc. The selection is large. You can travel to the island of Elba from the Piombino harbour with a ferry. For travels in the south, other destinations are possible like Vetulonia, Talamone or Monte Argentario with the Porto Santo Stefano harbour, from which you can take boat rides to the Isola del Giglio and other islands.
Swimming options: The endless beach in the Bay of Follonia is nearly accessible everywhere and is surrounded by shad giving pine forests at most points. The view leads over the entire Bay of Follonica, which is surrounded by the mountains, up to the island of Elba. Nice places to swim can also be found in Castiglione della Pescaia, south of Follonica, or north by Populonia in the stunning Bay of Baratti. Good swimming options can be found in the volcanic sea Lago dell' Accessa with its clean, fresh water, which is about 7 km from the Benefei cottage. The thermal springs from Saturnia and Petriolo, which have been known since the Antique period, are also worth a visit.
Hiking, cycling, golf, tennis: The landscape in the area of Massa Marittima invites you to go on long hikes or cycling tours. Also recommended is climbing the mountain Le Cornate near Gefalco (approx. 20 km away). The entire world is at your disposal here and with good weather, you are rewarded with a far view over the entire coast up to the island of Corsica or inland. Near Massa Marittima you will find the Toscana golf club in Gavorrano and the Punta Ala golf club (between Scarlino and Castiglione dell Pescaia). You can play tennis in Massa Marittima.
Details for Holiday apartment 2 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible