About the property
- Apartment968 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 - 4 nights
Elegant and bright apartment on the 3rd floor of beautiful building of 90 sq.m.
The apartment is very elegant, is located in the heart of the historical center located within the medieval walls of Lucca. The apartment is on the third floor accessible by elevator. It 'was recently renovated keeping the original features and antique and equipped with every modern comfort that one of the leading air conditioning, WI FI, heating, lighting the LED.
Being on the top floor and the particularly high ceiling follows the roof line with ancient wooden beams.
The atmosphere of this house is very romantic. The furniture consists of many antiquities that transmit a memory of the past.
They were chosen neutral colors for the fabrics for the walls and lampshades to give a general feeling of relaxation and to counter the bold colors of antique furniture and gold mirrors.
The floor is light oak and the bathroom has a gray stone floor.
The apartment consists of a large entrance hall, a lounge dedicated to reading and television with two comfortable armchairs. The living room of the house has a sofa with a table in front of a particular design. Near a window and a beautiful view is the dining table with 4 chairs. The kitchen is very functional and equipped with an electric oven, a dishwasher, refrigerator with freezer, toaster, kettle, microwave cooker with five burners and complete accessories. It is connected to the living-room.
The bedroom was adorned with a canopy bed linen pure ivory, as all the curtains of the house, the cabinet made wood is very large. The two bedside tables are greeted by two of the eighteenth century designer lamps. There is also a chest of drawers and a large mirror.
The bathroom of the house is very spacious, with two comfortable basins, bidet, wc, a comfortable shower glass and mirrors.
Also there is a utility room where the washing machine iron and ironing board.
The house is bathed in the beautiful days of sunshine, and every window offers a truly magnificent sight.
It 'a very quiet apartment suitable for people who seek tranquility, elegance and love to be immersed in art, however, is aa few steps from the cathedral, the historic walls of Lucca, the Teatro del Giglio, the Guinigi tower, the Piazza dell and the main shopping street and just minutes from restaurants, grocery, bakeries and pizzerias historical, pharmacies and churches open for exhibitions and concerts.
The apartment is equipped with full linens and once a week cleaning will be provided. Check in after 12. 00 a. m, Check out before 10 am 00 am.
Lucca is one of the major art cities of Italy, famous even beyond national borders mainly for its intact city walls of the XV-XVII century, which describes a perimeter of 4. 223 m around the historic core of the city and it makes it one of the four provincial capitals to have an Italian Renaissance walls intact, along with Ferrara, Grosseto, Bergamo; the same circle, it was already starting the second half of the nineteenth century in pleasant pedestrian promenade, is still one of the best preserved in Europe, as ever used in past centuries for defensive purposes.
Consequently, the historical city center of the city remained almost intact in its original appearance, and therefore can include a variety of architectural merit, as the numerous medieval churches of great architectural richness (Lucca has even been nicknamed the 'city of 100 churches', own for the presence of numerous churches in old town, religious and not, in the past and now present in the city), and bell towers, Renaissance palaces and monuments of excellent linearity style. The city also boasts beautiful urban spaces: the most famous is surely to Piazza dell, born on the ruins of the ancient Roman amphitheater by the architect Lorenzo Nottolini and unique architectural. Main artery of the historic town is the narrow medieval street Fillungo, which brings together the largest shops in the città.Altre places are also suggestive Piazza San Michele, the historic heart of the city and Piazza San Martino, religious hub where there is the famous Duomo of San Martino . Piazza Napoleone was commissioned by Elisa Baciocchi during his principality, demolishing old buildings including a medieval church. Is located adjacent Piazza del Giglio which overlooks the famous theater (Teatro del Giglio), which is to be counted as a theater tradition. Just because of his immense wealth and historical monuments has been recently advanced the proposal to include Lucca's walls in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Lucca is very close to Montecatini Terme, Pisa with its leaning tower, Florence, Siena, the Versilia coast and the sea, the land of Chianti, the ski runs and mountains and many other places in Tuscany, staying in one position Central and well connected with everything. It is advisable to spend a day to see the "Cinque Terre" only an hour away from Lucca.
Giuseppe e Daniela
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- English, Italian
- Calendar last updated:
- May 12, 2018
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Check-in: 1:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Great apartment and location
Modern apartment just inside the walls at Porta Pietro. The apartment is great, clean and has everything you need. Lorenzo gave us restaurant and site seeing recommendations and was very helpful. Easy walking to everything within the city. Rented bicycles to site see and ride along the wall, highly recommend doing it. Overall a great experience
Thank you so much,
Hope to see you soon in Lucca.
Excellent 4 week stay in beautiful Lucca!
Our enjoyment of Lucca was greatly enhanced by this accommodation. We had lots of space. The kitchen was very well stocked by all the items we needed for cooking. The apartment was kept very clean. The location just inside the wall was convenient and close to everything we wanted to do and visit. The owner was exceptionally thoughtful and friendly and responded immediately when we had any questions or needs. He was most helpful in informing us about his wonderfully cultured city to which we plan to return for a longer stay.
Great stay in a lovely apartment!!!!
Very nice apartment inside the wall of historical part of Lucca. You will find in apartment everything what you need for your stay and from Lucca you have good bus connections to Florence and Pisa for day trips. Giuseppe was very welcoming and helpful with the tips for restaurants, beaches, trips. It is a city apartment so probably won't suit you if you looking for a quiet stay away from everything. We loved going for an evening walk in the city or nice dining. We fell in love with Tuscany and we will be definitely back again.
ELEGANCE ET RAFFINEMENT AU COEUR DE LA VILLE MEDIEVALE
Après de très bons contacts mails avec les propriétaires (Giovanni et Daniela), une arrivée aux conseils routiers précieux (nous nous rendions au concert des Rolling Stones : avons pu éviter les embouteillages et stationner notre auto sans souci), un accueil charmant et la découverte d'un appartement tout confort, très classe, propre, où l'on se sent très bien.
Merci à Lorenzo (fils des propriétaires) qui nous a accueillis et guidés afin de connaitre et découvrir les bonnes références en matière de restauration (tout type) ou se poser à la terrasse d'un café pour y déguster un verre de Prosecco ou de vin de la région de Lucca.
Spacieux et élégant, très lumineux et à l'insonorisation parfaite (dernier étage) (aucune gêne des bruits de la rue - double vitrage), climatisation présente si nécessaire.
Nous recommandons vivement ce produit et si nous devons revenir nous ne manquerons pas de louer à nouveau cet appartement pour une ou plusieurs nuits.
Je vous remercie d'être des amis si mignons et respectueux de ma maison. Nous espérons vous revoir bientôt, vous étiez fantastique de nous revoir bientôt
Exceptional Lucca Style - 5 Stars!
Romantic elegance. From the meeting at the station by our charming rental agent to our departure, we were completely relaxed and comfortable during our stay.
The property is well located inside the walls.There is easy access to the apartment via secure doors at the street level, an elevator and easy secure entry to the apartment. A thorough explanation of the apartment was provided by our agent upon arrival.
The apartment is very well maintained, exceptionally clean, with a focus on detail for guest comfort and therefore it lacked nothing. The overall decor is elegant with designer perfection throughout. Windows are beautifully draped and provide excellent natural lightening. It is quiet and has enjoyable views. The furnishings were comfortable and well located.
It is walking distance to the train station, museums, concerts, cathedrals, shopping and restaurants. Indeed there is much to do and see, however, we spent several days just lounging and enjoying the ambience of the apartment and sounds of the city with open windows.
We found several shops within a short distance with exceptional breads, pasta and a really fantastic Gelato shop that are rental agent recommended and should not be missed.
Travel books, brochures, maps, etc, were all made available. Wifi was fast and never an issue.
If we had a question, our rental agent was very responsive, professional and knowledgable and offered excellent recommendations for dining, sight-seeing, day tours, transfers, help with luggage, purchases and general information.
There is easy access to the wonderful wall surrounding Lucca which provides a splendid walk with views of the beautiful countryside.
Many thanks to the owner of this property and to our rental agent for providing an exceptional Lucca experience.
Overall we give this a 5 star rating! Highly recommend! Yes we will be back!!
Thank you so much.
Pleasure to have met you.
Can't wait to see you again in Lucca.
A nice combination of period pieces and modern
This apartment is light, spacious, and Airy. It has a modern kitchen and bathroom, and period pieces in the bedroom, living room, dining room, and library. The apartment is conveniently located in a large builing near Porta San Pietro gate, so it is easy to access both inside and outside the walled City.
Our biggest complaint was with the rental agent, who required us to repeatedly call him to arrange a time to meet up with him. When we arrived at the appointed time, he still wasn't there and we had to call him yet again. Then he would not accept a credit card payment for the balance, and we had to find an ATM and walk the money to his place of work. He seemed not to know how things in the building worked, including the lock on the door, which required 4 turns to the left followed by four turns to the right with a skeleton key to unlock the four deadbolts in the lock. He did not know or show us where the switches were for the hallway and stair lights, so we stumbled around in the dark for several days until a building resident showed us where the light switches were.
Because of these inconveniences, we would be unlikely to rent this apartment again were we to visit Lucca in the future.
I can't understand what you wrote in your review. The man you met arrived just 5 minutes after your call (because he was waiting your call), i don't think that would be a problem.
Credit card is not a payment accepted, it is written on vrbo. It was asked to pay by cash at the arrival or you could also paid by wire transfert before your arrival so I can not find a reason because you are arguing that way.
He knows the apartment and the building very well, but as you probably could have seen there were some works on the stairs ( reason because probably you have not seen the switches). You forgot to say that he helped you with bringing the legguage up and to bring your car in the free car parking.
Thank you for your visit. Probably you need the service that a 5 stars hotel can give not an apartment.
Rates & Availability
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Le spese di pulizia e di aria condizionata sono comprese nel prezzo dell'affitto, per il riscaldamento sono richiesti 5€ per ogni giorno di utilizzo. cleaning and air conditioning are included in the price of the rent, heating costs 5€ for each days you use it. Credit card not accepted