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PALMS Historical Center - Refined, elegant, with AC, private elevator and wifi

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

PALMS is in the historic center, extremely quiet and comfortable

PALMS APARTMENT YOURHOMEINLUCCA

The apartment takes its name from the two palm trees that are in the entrance courtyard, right in the historic center of the city!

The house is very bright, as it is located on the second floor of a building which once was a convent, and is very quiet as it looks - from all sides - on patios.

And 'well cared for and furnished with modern taste: the kitchen is a separate room from the entrance, living room, and through a small hallway leads to the laundry room, bathroom with shower and double bedroom.

The mattress is very comfortable, the house is equipped with air conditioning and the two guests can have breakfast in the kitchen and dining in the living room.

The apartment is reached by climbing the beautiful stone stairs that were the entrance to the monastery, or taking the elevator.

The location is fantastic, it is in fact an internal courtyard of the main street of the city: cafes, supermarkets, bars and restaurants are just off the court. The famous square Amphitheatre is 100 mt.

The highway is very close to the old town (less than 10 minutes by car), the bus station and train station - from where you can easily visit Pisa and Florence - are within walking distance in 20 minutes, and the bus stop the center is at 100 mt.

The closest parking is at 400m.

In the apartment you will find:

air conditioning

Online Internet wifi

Satellite TV

Ipod docking station

dishwasher

washing machine

iron and ironing boards

phon

microwave oven

kettle

toaster

private elevator

More Details

Owner
Enrico Castiello
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, german, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 12, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Pisa
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Lucca
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Lucca
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Lucca
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Lucca
Nearest Beach
25 Kilometres
Viareggio
Car: not necessary

Amenities

Lucca Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Check in between 15 PM and 19 PM
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat

Reviews

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PALMS Historical Center - Refined, elegant, with AC, private elevator and wifi
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
Bainbridge island, WA
5

Great centrally located apartment.

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous location - close to everything. And at the same time unbelievably quiet. All the amenities in apartment made it feel like home. It was even complete with an elevator (which most places in Lucca do not have) and a dishwasher! Great host. We recommend to all and hope to come back next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to have Carol as a guest, I highly recommend her and her husband to all the hosts, communication was easy and nice and they arrived in perfect timing, we met in front of the apt entrance and they were absolutely super nice from the very beginning. As usually I've gave them good advices and ideas for their staying but as they already visited Lucca several times they already know lots of info about our beautiful city.
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Newcastle upon Tyne
5

A lovely apartment in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We greatly enjoyed our stay in this lovely ancient town. The apartment is spotlessly clean, well equipped and has been finished to a very high standard. As an added luxury the apartment is served by it's own private lift which was a great welcome following hours of walking around the miles of streets and alleys of Lucca. Although the apartment is at the north side of town we found it an easy walk to the bus station (10-15mins) and the train station (15-20mins). Alternatively the taxi rank is 2-3mins around the corner.

Looking forward to another stay in the future.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mexico City
5

WONDERFUL!!!

  • 5 of 5

The best way to say it: "There is not a better 2 person rental inside the Lucca walls"...Why you ask?

1. Location: It is on the main street of Lucca (Fillungo) but set behind another building so you have peace & quiet inside a very busy touristy town. There are 2 Italian Deli's less than 2 minute walk from condo + 4 bar/pastry shops inside a 100 yard circle.

2. Condo: Nicely furnished with modern heating and A/C system where you (not the building) control the environment. The apartment has everything you need for however long you decide to stay...my wife and I stayed 30 days with no issues.

3. Security: A key´d elevator that opens on the condo level backed up with a private locked staircase for those who wish to walk-up the stairs.

As background, this was not our first stay in a Lucca rental; however, by far, our best experience. (yes, that's a period!!!)

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much, it is always very nice to hear good things because it is very important that someone has a good stay on holiday! Thank you Ed and wife for being such a nice guests.
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Boulder
5

Wonderful apartment in the heart of Lucca!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at The Palms. The apartment was spacious, well-equipped and perfectly located on one of the main streets in Lucca. Enrico was very welcoming and hospitable, and easily contacted. We loved the fact that the apartment was in an old convent, but beautifully remodeled. It had high ceilings, a nice kitchen, and beautiful bathroom! The wifi worked well, and we felt very secure in the building. An added plus was having the elevator since we were using a stroller. We would definitely stay here again and recommend it to our friends and family! Thank you for a wonderful stay Enrico!

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank's for being my guest , I hope to see you again in beautiful Lucca. You've been very nice! Enrico
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5

A month in heaven

  • 5 of 5

Le Palme proved a perfect spot for our month long stay in May/June 2016. The location is central in a secure, upstairs apartment with private elevator. The apartment is spotless with fully functioning kitchen appliances, a washing machine, flat screen TV with English language programs available, lovely views, sweet breezes and great WiFi. Our host Enrico was fluent in English, charming, and available. His "orientation" to the premises and the neighborhood was invaluable as we learned our way around the walled city. His tips on grocers, gelato and restaurants were great. This stay was everything we'd hoped for and more.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your nice review, it was a great pleasure to have you as my guests I hope to meet you again in Lucca ! Best regards Enrico
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5

PERFECT

  • 5 of 5

Perfect position in the heart of beautiful Lucca , you have everything you need within walking distance. We stayed for 4 nights over new year.

Enrico is the perfect host , the apartment was always lovely and warm, ( being December it was pretty cold out ) very clean and well equipped with all the necessary to make you feel at home .I would definitely recommend Le Palme for your stay in Lucca.

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and hope to have you soon again as my guests.
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $353.77

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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