About the property
- Apartment1291 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay3 - 4 nights
Lovely apartment with 3 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and air conditioning.
The apartment is located in the Historic Center of Lucca inside the City Walls.
It is very spacious and the rooms of this beautiful 'period' apartment open like a flower: the noble 'Tessieri' pavements act as a union between the connecting rooms: the Kitchen, the dining room and the living room for the time shared together; three bedrooms and two bathrooms where you can relax.
There is 120 sqm filled with light, and a beautiful view towards the gardens of the internal courtyard. It's spectacular to open the windows in the springtime and enjoy the pink colours of the tree in bloom.... to walk downstairs on the walls of the city shaded by the 'century old ' trees of which the colours change season after season .... will be a true pleasure! The walls of Lucca, our special and unique garden surrounding the town for 4.5km, are at 100m. Shopping facilities, museums, bars and restaurants are within 2-3min walking.
Apartment description: the apartment consists of an entrance hall, a dining room with a table seating up to 6 persons, a fully equipped kitchen with window, a salon, 2 double bedrooms, one twin bedroom, one bathroom with double sink, wc, bidet, tub and shower and one bathroom with sink, wc, and shower enclosure.
In the apartment there is air conditioning.
Further details: Lucca is an ideal location for a winter break. The climate is often dry and cold in the winter which makes it a pleasant time for sight-seeing ,and the popular sights in Florence and Pisa are far less crowded than in the summer. Lucca is lovely before Christmas and good for shopping, both in town and at the various designer outlets 40 - 60 minutes from Lucca. Viareggio, only 20 minutes by train or car from Lucca, plays host to the second largest carnival celebrations in Italy. This is usually in February/March over four weekends and well worth seeing.
Visit the markets: antique and arts and crafts, the 3rd and 4th weekend of every month, the traveling market every Wednesday and Saturday
“La Strada del Vino” (the “wine tasting” road): the road for food and wine tasting connoisseurship for agricultural businesses of Lucca’s hills, local wine and oil tasting.
Further activities:: Opera: Giacomo Puccini was born right here! There are many opportunities and occasions during the year to listen to the masterpieces of the famous musician.
Summer Festival: A summer release of live concerts of international artists in the historic Napoleon Square.
The” Lucca” September: a month of cultural events, both religious and folklore. The 13th of September is not be missed: the entire city accompanies the “Saint Volto” in an atmospheric and charming procession along the streets of the historic centre.
Murabilia: a market/exhibition of mostly rare plants and flowers, held annually in the month of September on one of the most beautiful bulwark of the cities walls. Enriched by presentations, closer examinations and competitions regarding interesting themes in this sector.
Comics: the 2008 edition of the Internal release of the comic, of animated films and illustrations and games marked more than 100 000 passionate fans: not to be missed! Held in October/November.
Giovanna and Francesco
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- Response time:
- within a few hours
- english, french, italian
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 15, 2018
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Check-in: 2:30 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Amazing location, amazing apartment and amazing owner. Great experience, we couldn't have asked for a better place. And the owner was very kind, personable and easy to work with. If you are a family of 6, this is your place!!!!!
Lovely people, guests whom everybody would like to have. I am very happy to have met you and I really hope to see you again.
The apartment is clean and roomy and in a perfect location inside the old city wall just steps away from the walking path. You can walk to the train station where parking is convenient if you prearrange with Giovanna. You can easily visit Florence, the Cinque Terre and many, many other sights from this apartment as your home base. The apartment is well appointed with everything you need for a comfortable stay. It was our home away from home and we loved it. Giovanna is an excellent host and made many good recommendations about places to visit, shop and eat.
We loved it!
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Puccini apartment in Lucca. It was centrally located and yet relatively quiet at night. The apartment was clean and comfortable. Giovanna was helpful with great places to get dinner and directions.
Well appointed apartment in good location
Puccini Apartment is perfectly located inside the walls, a couple of minutes walk from Porta s. Pietro. There are two bathrooms, one with a shower the other with a bath. The three bedrooms are all large and comfortable. The kitchen and dining rooms overlook a courtyard garden and huge magnolia tree at the rear. Giovanna was most helpful with local information and advice as to current events in the city. The apartment is very clean and well appointed. Would recommend.
Lovely Apartment & Location
We stayed at apartment Puccini for four nights.
There were six adults in our party. We found the apartment to be very clean and spacious. It was just what we had expected. The kitchen and bathrooms were fitted to a high standard and all three bedrooms were a good size with plenty of storage space.
The location was excellent with shops and restaurants only a short distance away.
The owner was very helpful, providing us with I formation about Lucca, arranging our return taxi to the airport and allowing our son to store his cases in the apartment on the last day until 3pm, the official the check out time was 10am.
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Lucca and would recommend the apartment.
This is the third time we have stayed in Puccini. It is a lovely apartment and a good size, nicely furnished and centrally situated. Giovanna is extremely helpful and maintained good communication with us and helped us organise transport from the airport. The apartment contains everything you need for a wonderful and relaxing Italian holiday and Lucca is the perfect spot. We will certainly be booking Puccini at some point again. Cathy, Janet and Janice.
Thank you so much for the review.
You are very welcome guests.
This lovely apartment is a wonderful way to experience Lucca and its surrounding areas. Lucca is still a relatively uncrowded city with many one-of-a-kind shops, good restaurants and beautiful architectural vignettes at every turn. Its spectacular walls, where everyone should have a walk at sunset, are a treasure to behold. It is a city of bicycles, the preferred mode of transportation, frequent train and bus service to Florence, Pisa and the Tuscan shore makes Lucca a very desirable base for exploring this area of Tuscany.Special car rental rates with possibility of pickup: at the airport and drive to your property. Possibility of guided tours of the town of Lucca, its villas, and special tours in the countryside. Chauffeur with a 6 seats bus available for special tours in the region. Other Activities: Bagni di Lucca spa, thermal baths
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
The price does not include: heating, air conditioning, daily cleaning and daily change of linen. A security deposit against damages of 400 Euro is to be paid in cash upon arrival. It will be given back upon departure.