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Amazing old mansion built in the year 1665 with panoramic pool

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

4 bedroom house to sleep in 8

This old mansion which was built in the year 1665 lies 17km from Lucca is situated on the hills of Capannori's area. The house is surrounded by silver shining olive trees. La Casa di Cesarina was restored with great care and converted into a perfect holiday home with any comfort. This spot guarantees its guests complete relax and privacy and is an ideal basis to discover the many cultural towns of Tuscany. The house is composed as follows: ground floor, spacious living-dining room with wicker sofa and chairs, two bathroom, a private suite double bedroom with his private bathroom and his living, a master bedroom and a kitchen with the exit into the garden and the access to the swimming pool (13x6mt, deep 1,60mt). There are wooden stairs to the 1st floor: 2 double bedrooms, 1bathroom with shower. The furnishings are well cared and in country style, terracotta tiled floors on the ground floor and wooden tiled floors on the 1st floor.

About Lucca.: Lucca, often addressed as the “Tuscan Open air museum”, has managed to remain a typical Italian town. Still in our days it is the local people who mark the picture of the city and to convey the impression of a peaceful and at the same time happy bustle. Motor cars have been almost completely banned from inside the city walls making it a real pleasure to stroll around. Lucca does not offer a great number of ”monumental” pieces of art, but the town is unique anyway; any tour guide will describe this in a better way than I could. The “Volto Santo” (holy face) in the S. Martino cathedral, for many centuries an important stopover for pilgrims on their way to Rome. In any case Lucca has world fame for her city walls which already at the time of their construction in the 16th century must have been more impressive than any other.

About Lucca (second part)...: Today they have become a very well kept promenade of more than 4 km length, sidelined by huge plane trees thus making it an unforgettable experience to view down from there on the old palaces and churches, the charming gardens and hidden corners. Also unique are the old holly oaks sitting enthroned almost 50 m up high on top of one of the last typical Tuscan family towers. From up here you can explore Lucca again with your eyes. Now a completely new perspective will be experienced: going beyond the roofs and uncountable church towers you will have a view on the charming hills of the Lucchesia and, in the distance, the rising mountains of the Garfagnana in the North and the Monte Pisano in the South – a truly unique panorama. One should not forget to mention the famous Lucchesian Villas with their beautiful gardens one can visit during summer.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, russian, italian, polish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2018


Lucca Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet , bathtub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet , bathtub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 8 beach chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski privileges optional
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
We are able to plan your holiday as yours requests...


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Amazing old mansion built in the year 1665 with panoramic pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Spent a week here in the summer (2010) and loved it. The pool area is beautiful and completely private with great views overlooking Collodi . There is also a bbq area with fridge/coffee machine and table tennis. The walk to the pool is maybe steep for older people but the grounds were ideal for my kids (7 and 8). The house has all the facilities you need with an impressive master bedroom with more beautiful views. I loved the location – the hills are beautiful and relaxing – but 5 mins from Collodi and maybe 20 mins from Lucca. Some great local restaurants too.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2010
  • Stayed: July 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
San Gennaro
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
Nearest Train
17 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
17 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Ponte a moriano
Nearest Ski
55 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
35 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Other Activities: We are able to plan your holiday as yours requests...

Golf: Golf ground in Vicopelago (Lucca) 7km


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $123.43
Refundable damage deposit $493.71

The price included gas water, electricity (not in the winter period)
final cleaning: 100 Euro
Linen and towels: 10 Euro / person
eventually Heating costs are calculated a part

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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