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Sweet Honey for 4 +2 people

Bedrooms 3
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

Sweet Honey for 6 persons with 2 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms with panoramic views

Sweet Honey is one of the annex of the former gendarmerie of the well known Villa Reale in Marlia, owned and lived in 1800 by Princess Elisa Bonaparte, Napoleon's sister. Sweet Honey is located inside of the Royal Park of the Villa in the past, on the hills of Matraia, still now, one of the most visited park in the Lucca area, with a beautiful view of the hills and the plain. The annex it Has Been restored and renovated with taste and refinement by the current owners who live Within walking distance. Inside the park there is the above ground swimming pool for the exclusive use of guests. From Parcoreale, are Within easy walking distance of the town 2 km Marlia with grocery stores, and shops and supermarkets and tennis, the city of Lucca is only 13 km, known for its tree-lined walls sixteenth. The spa resort of Montecatini Terme (golf club) distance about 28 km, 35 km Pisa with the Leaning Tower of Pisa, 39 km the beaches of Versilia with the well-known Forte dei Marmi (Golf Club), 85 km Florence mother of the Italian Renaissance. Please note: inside the property there is a very polite dog.


Sweet Honey in September is on two levels. On the ground floor there is the entrance That Allows access to the two double bedrooms Both with ensuite bathroom with shower. The two rooms, with large French windows have direct access to the garden. The access to the upper floor, from the interior, is possible thanks to a lift, made ??safe. The upper floor is caratterizzata by the living area, with the tipycal Lucchesian mandolate That at sunset, color the house of a golden yellow, Which makes Dolce Miele very cozy and warm. On one side there is the kitchen and a large dining table filled with the colorful landscapes. On the other side is instead the living area, Consisting of 2 large sofas (one double sofa bed) and a game table for chess. There is Also a fireplace. On the same floor is a bathroom with shower.


The property covers an area of ​​about 10 hectares Mainly planted with olive trees and acacias. The garden surrounding the property is about 5000 square meters and it is Also caratterizzata by a prevailing cultivation of olive groves and trees. In the property, you can find a space used to the production of honey. In fact, walking along the garden is easy to find in the hives Because the owners are beekeepers. In the garden you can find a table near the house on Which you can enjoy outdoor dining and enjoying the landscape of the plan of the nearby Lucca and Pistoia. On a side of the house, just next to the owner's house there is the laundry room.


The swimming pool is an above ground pool Which measures 8 x 4 meters with a depth of 1. 30 meters. It has a staircase That leads the access from and outside the pool. The swimming pool is open from the last Saturday of April to the first Saturday of October.




TV, Washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, kettle, American coffee maker, iron and ironing board, wireless fast internet connection, barbecue, pizza oven, highchair, baby bed

More Details

Property Manager
Elisa Della Santa
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english, french, italian
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2018


Capannori Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16.00 / Check-out: 10.00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , shower , bidet
    - toilet , shower , bidet
    - toilet , shower , bidet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    - 1 queen
    - 1 queen
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Nearest Airport
48 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
32 Kilometres
Nearest Train
13 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
70 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
42 Kilometres
Car: necessary


Airports: Pisa 48 km, Florence 73 km, Bologna 155 km, Genova 180 km, Rome 380 km

Train Station: Lucca 13 km,

Highway: A11 exit Capannori 12 km

Attractions Within 100 km: Lucca 10 km, Bagni di Lucca (Spa) 24 km, Lido di Camaiore 42 km, Golf Club of Forte

Marmi 47 km, Pisa (Cathedral Square) 30 km, Montecatini Terme (Golf Club Spas) 32 km, Pistoia 45 km,

Lamporecchio 45 km, Vinci (native town of Leonardo da Vinci) 50 km, Livorno 60 km, Cave of Carrara 65

km, Florence 80 km, Volterra 80 km

Services and shops: Marlia 2 km - Post Office, Grocery Store, Bank, Bar, Laundry and more.

Beach: Thyrrenian Sea - Lido di Camaiore 42 km

Access road: 200 meters of uphill gravel road


Dolce Mieleis located not far from Lucca. Lucca is a place That you can just walk around and discover and enjoy and

it's really close to Firenze and far from the crowds. It has many things to offer to the guests as you can visit the city

Both by foot or cycling into the walls. There are a lot of place to see in the beautiful town, first of all the ancient

walls, the Amphitheatre square and not least the Torre Guinigi. In a few kms from Lucca you will find beautiful Also

villas like Villa Reale, Villa Mansi or Villa Torrigiani. Also the Lucca area offers a lot of interesting naturalistic places

like Garfagnana, Valle del Serchio or Piana di Lucca. For Those Who wish to swim in the sea, the coastal strip of

Versilia, from Forte dei Marmi to Torre del Lago Puccini, offers blackberries than 20 kilometers (12 miles) of beaches, parks

and splendid countryside. Most beaches can be Reached from Lucca by car in 30 to 45 minutes. It could be an Also

ideal point to tour around the famous Cinque Terre. The area is easily reachable by car with the A11 super way

Florence-Pisa North (Also called -Mare Florence) exit Capannori (12 km). From Genova you can use the A12 Genova-

Rosignano. The railway station, That is not far from center, links the city with Firenze and Pisa with hourly

connection. From Firenze then you can reach all other Italian Cities.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $615.31

fully cleaned property, utilities (electricity, water - gas for kitchen use)
final cleaning (80.00 Euro to be paid on site), heating (on consumption up to date market prices), eventual tourist tax regarding the new legislation (community dependent,details on arrival from the owner), internet wireless connection (€ 15,00/week), firewood (€ 20,00/100kg).

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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