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Historic house with garden in front of the Grotta Giusti Thermal pool near Lucca

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,506 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury apartment on the ground floor of a building of 1800

Spacious apartment, elegantly furnished, offers a large dining room with living room equipped with flat screen TV, two spacious bedrooms with beautiful frescoes and vaulted ceilings. Beds have memory foam mattresses, to ensure the best possible comfort. From the sofa bed in the living room are two beds obtainable. The master bathroom has a bath Victorian style and the other bathroom has a shower. The kitchen has a microwave, induction hob, dishwasher, refrigerator, juicer and espresso machine.

The residence is surrounded by a garden, equipped with table and chairs where you can eat or relax in the shade of the trees.

Services: air conditioning, private parking, safe, wi-fi, iron, linen, hairdryer, bicycles for exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside, as the Fucecchio Marshes Nature Reserve and the hills of Montalbano.

Supplement: extra cleaning, shuttle service to and from the airport, shuttle service to nearby cities, entrance to the Grotta Giusti natural spa (our guests receive a discount of 10% of the pool and spa on all treatments and 20% in the bathroom Steam in the cave).

The center of Monsummano is less than 1 km; Montecatini Golf 4 km; center of Montecatini Terme, with its shopping streets and 5 km. Easily accessible by car or train are Lucca (30 km); Collodi, Vinci and Switzerland Pesciatina (15 km); Florence, Pisa and the sea of ​​Viareggio (50 km); San Gimignano (60 km), Siena (100 km) and Cinque Terre (120 km).

Upon arrival at the residence Pietrafosca will receive a welcome basket with fresh fruit, pastries, a bottle of Chianti, milk and the selection of Lavazza coffee.

More Details

Owner
Giulio Casciani
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 26, 2017

Amenities

Monsummano Terme Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1506 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    - toilet , shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • - 2 twin/ single
    - 1 queen
    - 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • Very spacious 25 sqm. Beds with orthopedic mattresses and the latest generation of memory foam.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 3 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • tennis
Notes:
Upon your arrival at the Residence Pietrafosca will receive a welcome basket with fresh fruit, sweets, a bottle of Chianti, milk and Selection of Lavazza coffee. The residence has a garden equipped with table and chairs, where you can eat or relax in the shade of trees.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

Historic house with garden in front of the Grotta Giusti Thermal pool near Lucca
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews
5

In about 5 decades of travel in most continents this was superb.

  • 5 of 5

Large spacious rooms with frescoes to admire as advertised,welcome biscotti, fruit, wine and many other base items. However the real treat was the location on the edge of town with lovely walks up hills for fantastic views over surrounding land. We were able to walk to restaurants, shops and one night on way home saw first ever firefly display. The other benefit was the warmth and spontaneity of hosts. We knew two people in Italy-- Giulio and his mother, Rita. One day having walked into town to buy birthday cards and have a nice coffee we returned for lunch via supermarket where we bumped into Rita! Immediately we were offered a lift home and on delivering parcels to house she suggested we share lunch with her. What a treat to have home cooked Italian food!

Giulio is one of the most considerate,generous hosts with time and energy to help. Again we were invited to join him and lovely girlfriend and enjoyed one of the most special days of my life-- visiting three medieval villages, walking in woods with robinia trees in full flower and scenting the air and daring to traverse high swing bridges!

Thank you to three beautiful new friends for going well over the required effort -- maynyou in turn have lovely holidays in future.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kamloops, BC, Canada
5

Beautiful and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

This rental is one of the most beautiful places we've stayed in. The 2 bedrooms are HUGE, even by North American standards (we're Canadian). The bathroom with the footed tub was also huge. There was lots of hot water available when needed. The kitchen was well fitted with the ability to prepare meals. The beds were comfortable and, with the shutters and windows closed at night, it was dark and very quiet. The laundry facilities are just outside the unit, and it was wonderful to be able to wash clothes while we were there. Giulio and his mom were so kind and helped us with anything we needed. He also suggested a number of great places to visit once he knew what we were interested in seeing. We enjoyed our time here greatly, and would highly recommend it for anyone wanting to stay in the area. (Lucca, Volterra, Pisa and other places are all within easy driving distance.)

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Marvellous Monsummano Terme

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautifully maintained, spacious, well equipped, exceptionally clean and nicely decorated apartment with lovely linens and towels. It has ample parking and is located near several safe and quaint villages. A car is a must but it is close to the local train station that makes travelling to Florence, Lucca, Sienna, and the Cinque Terre, etc., easy and hassle free. Finding parking in these villages can be a bit of a challenge so taking the train was helpful. Giulio and Rita (mother and son) were exceptionally helpful, responsive and kind. They go out of their way to ensure that their guests feel welcome, take the time to explain where and how to get around and what to see. Giulio offers to take people on tours and he is very genuine and kind. He responds promptly to all emails. Written material, maps, discounts on restaurants and spa treatments are available and helpful when booking this property. If you like a combination of quaint with access to a multitude of villages and cities then this is a lovely place to stay. The hosts are marvellous and would highly recommend this rental property.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautifl, Clean, convenient and very comfortable stay

  • 5 of 5

Just this past June 2016 my 2 adult daughter, my husband and myself stayed at this apartmentwhich feels like a whole house really because everything is not a small place at all for European accomodations.

The owners Gulio and his Mom Rita, were very friendly and pleaseant to talk to.

I would highly recommend you stay here if you have a car to take day trips to Pisa, Lucca, Cinque Terre or other cities/ villages you may have in mind. However, when going to Glorence it is best to take the train from Montecatini Terme because parking is not only limited but also very expensive there.

I would definitely stay at this house again in my future trips to Tuscany.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Manhattan Beach
5

Beautiful apartment!

  • 5 of 5

We had booked this gorgeous apartment for us, our son and his girlfriend, but due to my health, my husband and I were unable to make the trip. Our son couldn't stop raving about the place and the owners. It was very clean, quiet and comfortable. They were wishing they had stayed longer. We will definitely be back to rent this apartment again.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Toni! I hope I can meet you soon! Giulio
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5

Beautiful Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this beautiful and spacious apartment for 4 nights and found it to be spotlessly clean and perfectly situated close to everything we wanted to do. The beds were super comfortable and we were so pleased with the kitchen setup. They had coffee, fruit, cookies and wine there for us upon our arrival. The air conditioning work well. The art on the ceilings of the bedrooms was beautiful. The owners are incredibly kind and generous and went out of their way to help us with our wants and needs. Example, a highway toll machine kept my ticket and would not accept either of my credit cards. This gave me a fine of 58 euros for a 3.40 euro toll. Giulio researched and took us to the administration offices and had our fine revoked and only had to pay the toll! He also offered to take us to Florence to guide us for no extra charge. Also, We were searching for a culinary class. Giulio set up and reserved a cooking class with Chef Paolo Monti in a near by town called Lucca. This is a must do, if you love to cook!! Giulio is such a nice and humble man. Rita, Giulio's mom, also went out of her way to make us feel welcomed! I would highly recommend staying at Pietrafosca and we will definitely stay there again. We loved it!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
43 Kilometres
Firenze
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Bar-Tabacchi
Nearest Ferry
75 Kilometres
livorno
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Golf Montecatini
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Montecatini Terme-Monsummano
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
Montecatini T. - Autostrada A11 Firenze-Pisa Nord
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
La Cantina da Caino
Nearest Ski
68 Kilometres
Abetone
Nearest Beach
55 Kilometres
Torre del lago, Viareggio
Car: recommended

Entrance to the Grotta Giusti (our guests benefit from a 10% discount on spa pool and on all treatments and 20% on the steam bath in a cave).

The center of Monsummano is less than 1 km; Montecatini Golf 4 km; the center of Montecatini Terme, with its shopping streets at 5 km. Easily accessible by car or train are Lucca (30 km); Collodi, Pescia Vinci and Switzerland (15 km); Florence, Pisa and the sea of ​​Viareggio (50 km); San Gimignano (60 km), Siena (100 km) and the Cinque Terre (120 km).

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Rates & Availability

Monsummano Terme Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
giugno
May 29 2017 - Jun 11 2017
3 night minimum stay
$87
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
bassa
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
$76
$534
$1,634
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
bassa
Jan 7 2018 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$76
$534
$1,634
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$87
$610
$2,070
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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