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'The wart' on the bank of the stream.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 120 m²
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Very large house, with kitchen dining - living room - 3 bedrooms - 2 bathrooms -

The house is situated in an area of ​​outstanding beauty and tranquility, with a beautiful view towards the crown of the Pisan mountains, covered by forests of pine and chestnut trees, but without having the defect isolation. It has a garden on two levels, with separate entrance, equipped with sun loungers, and, on the lower level, grid and table for fourteen people. The garden allows exclusive access to the stream below, where you can also fish.

The entrance to the apartment is independent, with a large terrace with table and chairs from where you can admire our wonderful mountains and Wart, an ancient fortress of Pisa.

Besides the access road, 10 meters and sloping down to the river Zambra, there is the garden in the countryside, equipped with deck chairs and sun, and a very large table with barbecue, great for dinner with friends, and enjoy a bit cool on the creek, after spending a day at sea.

Our major art cities are within a short time: PISA in 15 minutes, 20 minutes LUCCA, FLORENCE in 1 hour. Then there VOLTERRA, SIENA, the Sienese hills, vineyards, with San Gimignano, Vinci and

Montalcino, Tuscany then again so rich in history. In less than 30 minutes you can reach the coast, with the beaches of Tirrenia, Marina di Pisa, Marina di Vecchiano, Viareggio, Forte dei Marmi, where the nightlife is not missing, then the city of Carrara in the Apuan Alps, and its marble. Just 300 meters from the house, there is the Carthusian Monastery, which is one of the largest Carthusian monasteries d 'Italy, and which houses the Museum of Natural Sciences of the University of Pisa.

More Details

Owner
Renzo Zucchini
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 28, 2017

Amenities

Calci Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 10
  • smoking allowed
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 2 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Shower room 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
  • The walls of the bathrooms are made with single-fired tiles antique.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • All rooms have ceilings with wooden beams, typical of country houses, as can be seen from the photos.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • hydrotherapy
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(31 traveler reviews)

'The wart' on the bank of the stream.
average rating of 4.7419353 based on 31 reviews
5

Cleanliness: 5 Noise: 4 ...

  • 5 of 5

Cleanliness: 5

Noise: 4 (being that the property is located in a narrow road, sometimes the driving passer-bys might toot the horn and might occasionally be heard if windows are open).

Surroundings: 5 (excellent view of mountain, trees and stream underneath).

Amenities: 5

Facility of access: 4 (private parking available).

Owners: 5 (Very helpful and friendly).

  • Submitted: May 16, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

"Beautiful and quiet neig...

  • 5 of 5

"Beautiful and quiet neighborhood. Owners and pleasant contact. Excellent accommodation for further trips to Italy. Campus wonderful and friendly. The only problem is the cars, and often close to passing the narrow alley next to the windows of the house often blowing the other cars descending from the mountains. I highly recommend this accommodation. Thank you and your wife for a nice stay and an unforgettable vacation."

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

"The accomodation was jus...

  • 5 of 5

"The accomodation was just perfect."

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2009
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very nice apartment and helpful owners!

  • 5 of 5

We were a family of 6, and we all enjoyed the 11 days stay here. The apartment was more than big enough for us, and the owners were very helpful and friendly. They live nearby and it was always easy to get in contact with them.

It is around 15 km to the city of Pisa, and you will need a car. However, there is a car park for this apartment just outside the door.

Very nice walk to village Montemagno, and further up to the medieval Verruca castle ruin on top of the mountain. Fantastic view of the entire Pisa area from there!

By car, circa 25 minutes drive to beautiful beaches west of Pisa.

Supermarket, a few restaurants and gelaterias in Calci, 10 min walk from the apartment.

Highly recommended, and in our opinion, good value for money.

Tore Kielland

Norway

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Ottimo

  • 5 of 5

Il soggiorno in questa casa con famiglia è durato 6 giorni.....Posto bellissimo e tranquillo...La signora Elisa proprietaria dell'appartamento è una persona gentilissima e cordiale.All'arrivo casa era calda pulita non mancava nulla...A 5 minuti da dove è situata casa si può arrivare tranquillamente a piedi al museo nazionale della Certosa di Calci...Consiglio vivamente il soggiorno in questa casa nel verde e con tutte le comodità che mette a disposizione la gentilissima signora Elisa....

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Grazie, è stato un piacere anche per noi ospitare la vostra bella famiglia, e di aver soddisfatto le vostre esigenze.
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3

Eine original toskanische Wohnung mit Flair.

  • 3 of 5

Die Wohnung ist sehr geräumig und in typisch toskanischer Styl eingerichtet. Auch ist die Ausstattung vollkommen ausreichend. Die Besitzer sind freundlich und hilfsbereit und die Lage des Objekts ist sehr zentral und alles was man für das tägliche Leben benötigt ist innerhalb von ca. 15 Minuten zu Fuß erreichbar. Auch kann man die interessante Sehenswürdigkeiten wie Pisa oder Lucca in kürzester Zeit mit dem Auto besuchen. Leider konnten wir den angegebenen Garten nicht nutzen, da dieser auf der anderen Straßenseite liegt. Da hier auch ein Bach entlang führt wimmelte es gerade zu nur von Stechmücken (auch Autan und Ähnliches war hier nicht hilfreich).Somit waren wir gezwungen den schmalen Balkon zu nutzen. Die Idyllische Ruhe wurde durch die Straße die direkt am Haus vorbei führt gestört (Hupkonzerte sind an der Tagesordnung).

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Kilometres
Galilei
Nearest Barpub
800 Metres
Bar Pasticceria Andreoni
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
18 Kilometres
Tirrenia
Nearest Train
9 Kilometres
Pisa
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Pisa
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Trattoria di Montemagno
Nearest Ski
80 Kilometres
abetone
Nearest Beach
18 Kilometres
Marina di Pisa
Car: recommended

6 km. Navacchio exit of the SGC Florence Pisa (FiPiLi), is at the center of the crown of the Monte Pisano (930 msl), in a green valley made of olive groves, pine and chestnut trees, and less than three hundred meters from the monument the Certosa di Pisa. Four banks, supermarket, bakery, ice cream, pizzerias and restaurants within less than a kilometer to footpaths or little traffic. Over eighty miles of trails and forest trails on Mount Pisano, with views of the Tuscan archipelago and Corsica, and from the Apennines and the Monte Amiata. Pisa and Lucca is 10 km to 18. Florence, Siena, Volterra, Certaldo, San Gimignano, the Apuan Alps, the Gulf of Poets and Cinque Terre, an hour's drive. The sea from Marina di Pisa in Torre del Lago, the high coast south of Livorno, are between 20 and 30 km .. Major events; the Puccini Festival in Torre del Lago on Lucca Rock Festival (see timetables).

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Rates & Availability

Calci Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
BASSA STAGIONE
Jan 8 2017 - May 27 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$488
 
 
GIUGNO
May 28 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$542
 
 
LUGLIO - AGOSTO
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$651
 
 
SETTEMBRE
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$542
 
 
BASSA STAGIONE
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 22 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$488
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$488
 

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