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Big Private Garden, AC, Swimming Pool, Huge Playground, Hot Tub & Great View

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 9
Bathrooms6
Space 4,305 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

9 Bedrooms for 18 People, 6 Bathrooms and Perfect Location

This magnificent holiday villa lies in the surrounding of a nice village close to Lucca .The 'Casa Mennone', typical Tuscan farmhouse is equipped with all the comfort as the WI-FI connection.Large spaces as the kitchen and the dining room are able to host large groups.

It is an ideal place to spend your holidays completely peacefully in the middle of the nature. The house stands at a sunny and a very quiet location and has a wonderful view. It has a characteristic, natural structure and is comfortably furnished.Kids will enjoy the round swimming pool and the attached property.Furthermore it's position is perfect for your trips to the most beautiful art cities of Tuscany: You can reach Lucca in 15 minutes, Florence in 1 hour and Pisa in 40 minutes. Also the Versilia beaches are nearby.The road with a fine view leads through little towns and villages up to Pizzorna mountains (900 m. high) and it is perfect for jogging and mountain biking.

Enjoy the freedom of a real holiday in a typical Tuscan farmhouse!

The city of Lucca: At times we read that the inhabitants of Lucca, The Lucchesi, built their landscape 'as if their only preoccupation were beauty'. It is a varied and generous landscape, abounding in life as well as silences, paths between the woods, meadows and picturesque medieval villages. An island of nature and of history that is situated in the centre of north-western Tuscany, it enjoys an enviable position a few minutes away from the sea and less than an hour by car from Florence. It borders on the province of Pisa, and is surrounded by the Apennine mountains and the spurs of the Apuan Alps. Hemmed in by its walls, the city reveals itself a little it at a time. Only by walking along the narrow streets of the historic centre and visiting the more than one hundred churches and almost the same number of palace can one discover the mystery and magic of a past that abounds in the history, culture and architecture of various epochs. Everything in the city of Lucca is to be seen.

The surroundings: Segromigno Monte is in a pretty village situated at the foot of the slope leading to the plateau of the Pizzorne. This is where the hill starts to climb gently offering picturesque landscape .Besides to many historic villas, like the best known is Villa Mansi,The Parish church of San Lorenzo, built in .872AD is characterized by a soaring bell tower. Inside the church You can admire splendid frescoes of Ademollo, a Romanesque column as well as the Marble Tabernacle of the Pietà by Baccio da Montelupo wich was built in 1519).

More Details

Owner
Mario Ciambelli
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Mario Ciambelli

Our Ciambelli family has been involved in the tourist sector for nearly 30 years, and the experience matured allows us to offer guests a reliable, professional service. Each of us carries out our job with a view toward ensuring a fairy-tale holiday to anyone who wishes to spend some time at our farmhouse establishment, returning home with fond and unforgettable memories of Tuscany. “Casa Mennone” is synonymous of hospitality: Giuseppe and Loretta, with their children Mario and Elisa, look forward to welcoming you and to helping you realize the dream of a perfect holiday.

Mario Ciambelli purchased this house in 1982

Amenities

Capannori House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4305 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • smoking allowed
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 22 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king
    Bedroom 6 - 1 king
    Bedroom 7 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 8 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 9 - 1 twin/ single , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 10 - 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • On request can be added 3 beds
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 22 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The outdoor space is equipped with sun beds, three wooden tables, a barbecue. On one side of the house there is an old wooden oven where they used to make bread- perfect for pizza.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Big Private Garden, AC, Swimming Pool, Huge Playground, Hot Tub & Great View
average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews
5

Un soggiorno da sogno

  • 5 of 5

Casa grande, bella e spaziosa con tutti i confort. Per noi che eravamo in sedici abbiamo trovato tutto quello di cui avere bisogno per cucinare, mangiare (un bel forno a legna) e soprattutto une bella tavolata per accorglierci, sia dentro che fuori. Ancora un po troppo freddo per tuffarsi nella piscina, abiiamo sfruttato pienamente il jacuzzi.

Bellissimo panorama e miriade di visite da fare nei dintorni. Grande voglia di ritornarci.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Mr and Mrs Napolitano

  • 5 of 5

The Villa was absolutely beautiful , very clean and everything there you could want. The people were wonderful and really made you feel at home. Nothing was to much trouble. My husband and I took the family there to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary and we all said that we definitely will be going back. I would highly recommend this villa and family to anyone who wants a fabulous holiday.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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We had a wonderful stay, thank you very much!

  • 5 of 5

Wunderschönes, grosses Anwesen. Das Haus ist mit viel Liebe eingerichtet. Der Pool ist schön gross, und auch alles andere ist sehr grosszügig und schön eingerichtet. Der Kontakt mit Mario war sehr angenehm und immer unkompliziert. Die Gegend ist ebenfalls richtig hübsch, so wie man die Toscana aus Filmen und Bildern kennt. Für uns war ausserdem das Grundstück und das Haus noch schöner als auf den Bildern. Wir hoffen, dass wir wieder einmal kommen können und empfehlen die Location ohne Vorbehalt weiter.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect vacation stay!

  • 5 of 5

Casa Mennone was at once inviting, spacious, breath-taking views, fantastic location and the loveliest of people own the property. We couldn't have have asked for more attentive owners that made our stay so lovely! We want to return again and again!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Perfect home, perfect hosts

  • 5 of 5

Can't recommend Casa Mennone highly enough. The house is charming, with large rooms and bathrooms, and set up to accommodate a large group with comfort. Rooms are quiet and all have a/c. We loved the pool and play spaces for the kids; the hot tub and long, friendly tables both outdoors and inside for relaxing; the views are spectacular and we enjoyed many walks up and down the hills nearby. The kitchen is set up for anything you want to cook, and we especially enjoyed the grill and the wood pizza oven outside. There are 3 refrigerators available! It's an easy drive to beautiful Lucca, and we also found it easy to make daytrips to Pisa, Florence, even Cinqueterre for a day's tour. And as wonderful as the property is: our hosts (Loretta, Elisa and especially Mario!) were unfailingly gracious, helpful and welcoming. Any questions we had were answered immediately, from making sure we had a baby crib, to recommending restaurants and bakeries and grocery stores, to procuring a private chef to cook for us a few times. Mario & his friend Mirko even came and made pizza for us one night and we had SO much fun with them! I honestly can't think of a thing to improve about this place, other than the one very tight turn you have to make on the road to get there from Segromigno ;) but practice made perfect!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

i would highly recommend Casa Mennone to anyone looking for a true Tuscan experience. We had a group of 14 and the house was very comfortable to us. The house is very well suited to large groups or families with different needs with several living areas and comfortable bedrooms in different areas of the house so that people with early morning activities can go to bed early and not be disturbed by others who like to stay up late. All of the bathrooms were spacious and well appointed with large showers or tubs, plenty of room for dressing, etc. Our hosts made us feel like part of their family with our cooking lesson from Loretta, Elisa helping us to set up a tour of a local winery and then also giving us a tour of her honey making operation, Mario helping us out with our grocery shopping on the first day and Guiseppe sharing his wit and humor with us as well as giving us an astronomy lesson and history lesson on their family home. A car is a must for grocery shopping and easy access to Lucca. Florence was an easy drive as were Pisa and Sienna. We enjoyed the pool and hot tub after long days touring and enjoyed the full kitchen with 2 refrigerators and a large gas stove, pizza oven and gas grill for our nights cooking at home. We had one malfunction within the house and the family was on it immediately, getting the issue fixed and following up for the rest of the week to make sure that everything was in good working order. I can't praise the whole experience enough and would give it a 10 Star rating if i could!!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Pisa
Nearest Barpub
800 Metres
Segromigno in Monte
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Versilia Golf
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Lucca
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Capannori
Nearest Restaurant
1500 Metres
Tenuta San Pietro
Nearest Ski
60 Kilometres
Abetone
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Viareggio e Forte dei Marmi
Car: recommended

Golf: Versilia Golf Club is 30 km far from Casa Mennone.

Montecatini Golf is 18 km far from Casa Mennone

Ski: The ski slopes of Abetone are only 60 km far.

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Rates & Availability

Capannori House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low - season
Jan 7 2017 - May 19 2017
4 night minimum stay
$4,086
 
 
Mid - season
May 20 2017 - Jun 23 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,685
 
 
High - season
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$5,665
 
 
Mid - season
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,685
 
 
Low - season
Sep 30 2017 - Dec 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
$4,086
 
 
Winter Rate
Jan 6 2018 - May 18 2018
4 night minimum stay
$4,086
 
 
Spring Rate
May 19 2018 - Jun 22 2018
7 night minimum stay
$4,685
 
 
Summer Rate
Jun 23 2018 - Aug 24 2018
7 night minimum stay
$5,665
 
 
Fall Rate
Aug 25 2018 - Sep 28 2018
7 night minimum stay
$4,685
 
 
Winter Rate
Sep 29 2018 - Dec 14 2018
4 night minimum stay
$4,086
 
 
Spring Rate 2019
May 18 2019 - Jun 21 2019
7 night minimum stay
$4,685
 
 
Summer Rate 2019
Jun 22 2019 - Aug 31 2019
7 night minimum stay
$5,665
 
 
Fall Rate 2019
Sep 1 2019 - Sep 28 2019
7 night minimum stay
$4,685
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$588
$4,086
 

Additional information about rental rates

Final cleaning $217.89

*Services included in the price:

Towels
Internet access (wireless connection)
Sheets
Electricity

* Not included in the price:
Gas GPL to provide central heating
Air conditioning
Upon request the cook is available to prepare a Tuscan dinner in the home.

On request it is possible to organize cooking lessons.

Maid service on request .

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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