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HISTORIC VILLA WITH SHARED POOL AND STUNNING VIEWS.

Tom and Julia

Advertiser since: 2008
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Speaks: english, italian
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Tom and Julia

Advertiser since: 2008
Speaks: english, italian
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HISTORIC VILLA WITH SHARED POOL AND STUNNING VIEWS.

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Barga Villa Rental Photos and Description

5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9 - Peaceful location at Medieval Town of Barga

Historic Villa Sofia, with stunning views in every direction, is located an easy ten minute walk from the medieval town of Barga, in the Garfagnana region of northern Tuscany. Known for its many excellent restaurants and annual Opera and Jazz festivals, Barga is within easy reach of the beautiful city of Lucca and Pisa airport.

Stylishly furnished with beautiful antiques, the villa features a contemporary light-filled kitchen and several comfortable living areas.The extensive grounds, set in a secluded area, include a shared swimming pool, a kitchen garden with raised beds, fruit trees, and mature oak trees.  There is ample parking for several cars, satellite TV (English) and free wi-fi.

Details for Villa Sofia 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, 3 Bathrooms

The top two floors of this historic villa contains 5 bedrooms (sleeps 9), a large, open and light contemporary kitchen, a spacious dining room, formal sitting room with classic stone fireplace, a TV room with satellite TV (English) and extensive film library, 3 bathrooms (2 baths, 1 luxury shower) and a separate utility room with washing machine and ironing facilities. The extensive gardens behind the ornate gate provide privacy and a feeling of being away from it all, although it is an easy 10 minute walk to the restaurants, shops, and activities of Barga. The shared swimming pool sits at the front of the villa with stunning views across the Serchio River Valley. Parking for several cars and free wi-fi is provided. On the ground floor of Villa Sofia there is a separate 2 bedroom apartment that sleeps up to 5. Subject to availability, this apartment can be taken in conjunction with the main villa, providing for a total of 14 guests.
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Tom and Julia (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2008
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Speaks: english, italian

About Tom and Julia

Tom and Julia provide an easygoing, relaxing atmosphere at Villa Sofia.

Tom and Julia purchased this villa in 2004

Why HomeAway

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Map

Nearest Airport
72 Kilometres
Pisa
Nearest Ferry
86 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Fornaci di Barga
Nearest Motorway
38 Kilometres
Lucca A11
Nearest Beach
60 Kilometres
Marina di Vecchiana
Car: not necessary

The picturesque and lively town of Barga is situated at the base of the Appennine Mountains, 410 meters above sea level, a forty minute drive from Lucca. Barga vecchia (the old town) is a charming network of narrow streets, archways and winding stairways, containing several cafes, restaurants, shops, and a theatre. Barga Giardino (the new town) offers many shops, restaurants, a cinema, public swimming pool, and a Saturday morning market. There is a Sunday antique market in Barga once a month.

Barga in summer is alive with activities. During July and August there are several festivals, including the renowned BARGA JAZZ and BARGA OPERA festivals. The Piazzetta features 10 days of high quality music played each evening in the old town's piazzas.

Barga's crowning glory is the Duomo, from which one can enjoy stunning views over the surrounding rooftops, terraced hills and distant mountains.

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Rates & Availability

From €350 Per night

Barga Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring 2015
Apr 4 2015 - Jun 12 2015
3 night minimum stay
€350
€2,200
€8,400
 
 
Summer 2015
Jun 13 2015 - Sep 4 2015
7 night minimum stay
€2,700
€10,000
 
 
Autumn 2015
Sep 5 2015 - Oct 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
€350
€2,200
€8,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit €500
Notes Rates include a mid-week and final cleaning. Bath towels and linen are included. Pool towels are not included.

Central heating costs are not included and will be added on. A 500 euros damage deposit is required.

A 50% deposit will secure the booking. The balance must be paid one month in advance of arrival.
50% to secure a booking. Balance one mont in advance of arrival. Wire transfer in euros or sterling. Credit cards accepted with 3% surcharge.
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Amenities

Barga Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 225 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
General:
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Luxury Shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • All bathrooms have been finished to the highest standard with marble and chrome fittings.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single
  • Stunning views from all bedrooms. One bedroom has a balcony that seats 2.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Binoculars
  • Child's Swing
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 8 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Mid-week and final cleaning are included.

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