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studio - Fauglia-Holiday in close contact with nature in an ancient family chapel turned into a simple but confortable ambience

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
studio
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
0
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Fauglia Studio Rental Photos and Description

This family chapel has been carefully and lovingly turned into a delightful holiday setting.The building is to be found hidden in a large property under the shade of secular trees and offers much privacy.Guests have at their disposal numerous spots outside(with tables,chairs,sunbeds)where they can relax and take in the nature around them.From this chapel two separate studios have been created."LA CAPPELLINA"is a delightful studio which has a ceiling with wooden beams and brick supported by two tie beams and a Tuscan terracotta floor.From a small balcony(with cast iron table and chairs)you go through an imposing door and a magnificent glass door with its original coloured panes into the apartament.Once inside you find yourself in a large bright room(50 sq.metres).Here two distinct areas have been created:a beroom area with double bed and a living room area,with two sofa beds.The kitchen area is slightly raised and fully equipped.A few steps and hidden door lead you to the bathroom.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 4, 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

studio - Fauglia-Holiday in close contact with nature in an ancient family chapel turned into a simple but confortable ambience
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews
5

Altogether wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed in an adjoining property, La Chiocciola, owned by the same lady, Silvana - Silvana was amazing, she helped us find local amenities and even helped us with extra room. I can wholeheartedly recommend this place to anyone as it is the best place I've ever stayed anywhere in the world! Everything was provided and it was clean and comfortable, and the setting is beautiful. Thank you Silvana for a lovely stay :)

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your lovely review.It was so nice to meet you all and I really hope to welcome you again soon.Regards to everybody!!!
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5

We arrived and were met b...

  • 5 of 5

We arrived and were met by Sylvana who was friendly and helpful. She showed us around the property and told us where to get supplies and suggestions for eating out. The chapel was very clean and tidy, the surroundings were exactly as described and facilities close by and more than adequate. The letting was in the perfect place to explore Tuscan villages, the coast and Pisa. The village of Fauglia was an easy walk and we could buy everything we needed for a perfect holiday.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

"My husband and I spent a...

  • 5 of 5

"My husband and I spent an idyllic 5 days in one of Silvana and Nilo's beautifully and lovingly restored apartments. Situated on woodland-grounds, they are part of the impressive Villa Negri. (One part was built in the 17th century and the other in the 19th century.) Silvana is a most gracious hostess. We missed the direct bus to Fauglia and so she picked us up at the nearby village that the bus had dropped us off. Our apartment was atop the main house where Silvana and Nilo live. It has a large terracotta-tiled terrace which provides a panoramic view of Fauglia and the surrounding region. We loved the apartment with its antique handcrafted furniture, cool stone floors and modern tiled bathroom. Access to the apartment is via an antique wrought iron spiral staircase which, though giving us no problem, might be difficult for those with mobility issues. That said, we enjoyed coming home and climbing the ancient steps to our "bird's nest" and having Tuscany at our feet. The village of Fauglia is a real delight. Life here is, as has been for centuries, peaceful, quiet and family-oriented. We found the locals friendly and welcoming. Across from our house is a delightful eatery, run by Juliana and Maurizio who do all the cooking on site. Their ragu lasagne fresh from the oven is to die for! An the church's piazza is an excellent gelateria selling homemade Italian ice cream using local ingredients. For art lovers, there is a little gem of a museum housing a local artist's (Giorgio Kienert) works in the village's former jail. All of this has made it one of our most memorable trips ever. We look forward to returning to Villa Negri and Fauglia."

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beaucoup de charme et de caractère

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons séjourné à la Cappellina durant une semaine à l'été 2013. C'est un endroit que nous avions choisi comme point de chute pour découvrir la Toscane. Situé dans un endroit calme, c'est un lieu atypique et de caractère, et qui est confortable.

Silvana et Nilo, les propriétaires, sont des gens charmants et discrets et Silvana, qui parle couramment le français, est toujours là pour rendre service ou vous aider à profiter au mieux de votre séjour.

Le village dispose de plusieurs commerces parmi lesquels de petites épiceries achalandées de bons produits locaux, un excellent glacier artisanal et plusieurs bons restaurants comme La Gattaliola sur la place du village (qui dispose à l'arrière d'une très agréable terrasse et dont nous gardons le souvenir gourmand d'antipasti très goûteuses) ou, un peu à l'écart, Al Canto del Maggio. Sans oublier les exceptionnelles pâtes aux truffes de l'Antica Osteria al Castello, à Lari, un village voisin.

De là, il est très facile de se rendre en voiture dans les principales villes de Toscane (Pise, Lucques, San Gimignano, Sienne, Florence, etc.) comme aussi dans la campagne profonde de la région du Chianti.

C'est un lieu calme et de caractère, idéal pour explorer la Toscane, un endroit que nous recommandons très chaleureusement et où nous reviendrons à coup sûr.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Séjour inoubliable

  • 5 of 5

Chapelle authentique rénovée avec goût et soin dans un village sympathique à partir duquel il est facile de visiter la Toscane.

C'est un endroit unique pour un séjour magique.

Il y a plus d'espace que le laisse supposer l'annonce. La propriétaire qui parle français est sympathique et discrète.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Vacances à la Cappelina

  • 5 of 5

Un accueil de grande qualité,un logement dépaysant, une localisation intéressante pour visiter les beautés de la Toscane... nous avons beaucoup apprécié ces quelques jours passés chez Silvana et Nilo.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
21 Kilometres
Pisa Airport
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Tirrenia
Nearest Train
22 Kilometres
Pisa
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
A12 Genova Livorno
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
La Gattaiola
Nearest Beach
25 Kilometres
Tirrenia
Car: recommended

By plane:fly to Pisa Galilei airport or Florence where you can rent a car.By car:-from PISA GALILEI AIRPORT:take s.g.c.FI-PI-LI head towards Florence,exit Navacchio-Visignano;continue along for 300 m.;turn right onto via Nugolaio(SP24)and continue for 3,5 Km;turn left onto via Emilia(ss206);continue for 2,5 Km close to Vicarello;continue towards Cecina for 1 Km and at the roundabout turn left for Ponsacco;continue for 2 Km,take the third road on the right for Fauglia;continue for 4 Km,at the cross-road turn left;continue for 50 m.,ring at the big black electric gate on the left.-from GENOVA:A12 for Cecina,exit Collesalvetti;take s.g.c.FI-PI-LI for Florence,exit Lavoria.-from MILANO:A1 for Bologna;A15 for La Spezia;A12 for Cecina,exit Collesalvetti;take s.g.c.FI-PI-LI for Florence,exit Lavoria.-from FLORENCE:A1 for Roma,exit Signa,take s.g.c.FI-PI-LI for Livorno,exit Lavoria.-from ROMA:A1 for Florence,exit Signa,take s.g.c.FI-PI-LI for Livorno,exit Lavoria.-from LAVORIA:follow the signs for Fauglia;at the next roundabout take the first road on the right(direction Lorenzana);at the second roundabout take the first road on the right for Fauglia;continue for about 4 Km and at the first cross-roads turn left:you are in Fauglia;continue for about 400 m,at the cross-road turn left and after the narrow passage ring at the big,black electric gate on the left.

For those who wish more active holiday,there are numerous opportunities to do so.It is possible to take lessons by a trained teacher in the Italian language and culture directly on the spot.There is also the possibility to have lessons of teology of art and Byzantine iconography.The art cities of Tuscany(Pisa,Lucca,Firenze,Siena)are of easy access.However those who like to be more physically active,can make excursions in the lovely surrounding of Fauglia on foot,by bike(available on the site)or on horseback.Water sports can be practised at the beach reachable in a 20 minutes'drive,where there are also several tennis courts and 2 golf courses(The Cosmopolitan Golf Tirrenia Pisa has 18 holes,et Golf club Tirrenia has 9 holes). .The property is located only a few steps away from the centre of Fauglia,a small,ancient Tuscan village in the Pisan Hills..There are restaurants which serve typical Tuscan dishes and where you can drink wine of the surrounding vineyards.There is the possibility to take part in tours to taste wine,truffles and,on demand,for other typical products of our area.

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Rates & Availability

Fauglia Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
winter
Oct 14 2016 - Dec 16 2016
3 night minimum stay
$75
$523
 
 
Christmas
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$101
 
 
winter2
Jan 10 2017 - Apr 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
$75
$523
 
 
spring
Apr 8 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$85
$597
 
 
Summer1
May 27 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$85
$597
 
 
Summer 2
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$101
$704
 
 
Summer3
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$85
$597
 
 
winter3
Sep 30 2017 - Dec 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$75
$523
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$448
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $13 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Spese pulizie $75

Deposito cauzionale, Consegna delle chiavi da parte del Proprietario non presente in locorietario

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Fauglia Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 0
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 50 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • hydrotherapy
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • tennis

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