|Minimum Stay||3 - 4 nights|
Located in the hillside village of Granaiola overlooking the town of Bagni di Lucca, La Balconata Guest house offers everything you would expect from a rural retreat. On the edge of the Garfagnana national Park its the ideal getaway for anyone wishing to discover this hidden gem in the northern hills of Tuscany. The perfect base for touring by bike or car with walking routes throughout the vicinity as well as a host of other activities locally. The Spa town of Bagni di Lucca with shops, bars and restaurants is a 10 minute drive, with the historic town of Lucca a further 25 minutes. This Traditional stone built farmhouse is set over three floors, Three generous bedrooms on the top floor with two bathrooms, a large lounge area with open fire and ample comfortable seating for all on the ground floor, and large kitchen and dining room on the lower ground floor with access to the gardens and outside seating and patio areas, fantastic views from the balconies and terraced garden.
We specialise in ensuring that our guests get the best from the region, enjoy the food and wine and simply have a great time.
The flexible accommodation offers short or long breaks, both self catering or bed & breakfast solutions, for groups of up to 5 wishing to enjoy the tranquil atmosphere of this beautiful property. We also offer advice on the best places to go and can tailor packages to suit each individual tastes. If you wish to spend your time in the museums of Florence, the thermal baths and health resort of Bagni di Lucca, eat the best of the local food, enjoy the extensive walks in the local mountains or simply relax and enjoy the sights we can arrange whatever you require.
Professional photographer and gallery owner
Kevan Halson - La Balconata purchased this house in 2005
The view across the valley, the tranquil setting and most of all Italian food. great base location for exploring the north of tuscany
Bagni Di Lucca is famous for Its thermal springs and Roman baths/SPA where you can go and enjoy a massage, sauna in the grotto, spa treatments, beauty therapy without the clamour of the more popular themal spa resorts.
Lucca which is 30 km away is one of tjemost beautiful cities in italy and the property is ideal as a base for exploring the area .
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.