|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
Situated in a stunning setting with sensational views of the Apennines, this peaceful retreat is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday. The accommodation comprises of a farmhouse with 5 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms and barn with a further 2 bedrooms and bathroom . All set in 22 acres of organic farmland, terraces and chestnut groves below the dramatic mountain peak of Pania del Croce together with a private pool.
Totally rural but within walking distance of a good and popular restaurant, and of course you can take advantage of local home cooking with a twist on site if you wish, with the owner cooking scrumptious meals on request.
Both properties are light, airy, spacious & comfortable, & are tastefully furnished with beautiful furniture. Relaxation & comfort is the key feature of your stay – the kitchens are well equipped. There is a good level of entertainment with video/DVD players, CD players, & traditional games.A Cordon Bleu chef is available for special evenings on the terrace, or traditional pizza nights & cooking lessons can be arranged.
Farmhouse: Ground floor:
•Comfortable living room, with beamed ceilings, traditional flooring, plenty of sofa space, & a working open fireplace. TV with DVD/Video, CD player, selection of board games and cards
Leading through to large open plan kitchen diner equipped with :
•Five ring hob,
•Ground floor shower room.
•5 bedrooms 2 of which are double, and 3 of which can be either twin or double.
•All bedrooms are tastefully furnished, light and airy, with beamed ceilings. Four of the bedrooms are double aspect. All have wonderful views.
•Two further shower rooms.
Two terraces and working pizza oven.
Barn: Available only as an optional extra when hiring Farmhouse:
Arranged on ground floor.
Open plan living area with.
Small pretty kitchen area with oven, hob and fridge (use of washing machine).
Spacious and comfortable living area with TV/DVD/CD player.
Leading through to hallway from which there are two beautiful bedrooms, both of which can be arranged as doubles or twins.
Spacious shower room.
Terrace, and BBQ
Covered terrace with eating/drinks area and heated spa pool - ideal for a shaded cool off during the day, or for enjoying a glass of wine in heated water in the evenings......
22 acres of farmland, terraces and chestnut groves.
Private pool – 12M x 6M with Roman Steps. Purified using saline solution as opposed to chlorine. Fresh water shower, quality teak pool furniture, small pool house, terrace.
Covered heated spa area
Table tennis table.
Badminton net and racquets.
Area for boules.
Small child’s swing.
Plenty of ‘ball space’.
Organic garden providing fresh seasonal produce.
NB - the owners live on site at the Barn but are very discreet and will leave you to full privacy, but of course being available if you need them. They can also cook you delicious meals on request as the owner is a trained chef!
The property is situated all set in 22 acres of organic farmland, terraces and chestnut groves below the dramatic mountain peak of Pania del Croce, yet within a short walk of a good restaurant!
Casa Promiana is situated in the heart of the Garfagnana 1 hr north of Lucca. It is located within a short drive of the market town of Castelnuovo di Garfagnana and the town of Gallicano, both of which boast all facilities including bars, restaurants, and train stations for easy exploring.
The beautiful medieval town of Barga is only an 8km drive too, with Grotto del Vento just 16km.
Whilst set in the depths of the countryside, the property is only a 12 minute walk from a restaurant, and is 2km from a local shop. Only 5km away is a hypermarket. Further afield, Pisa is a 90 minute drive, Florence 1 hr 40 min, Lucca 1 hour or so. The coast is 1 hr 15 min
Other Activities: One day cookery course.
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
**SPECIAL OFFER** is for rent of main farmhouse only (5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms) with private use of all facilities. Hiring of the barn will be a further E620 for 2 guests using one bedroom or E1160 for up to 4 guests using two bedrooms.
Please note rate includes:
Bedding, towels as well as pool towels, all utilities with the exception of heating which is payable locally.
Initial, weekly and final clean included too.
Cot and highchair can be provided free of charge.