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15 Apr 2018
“Nice park”
14 Aug 2017
“Nice Lucchesian Villa”
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Villa Oliva is in private ownership, and you cannot enter the big villa. However it can be admired from the outside, and the park is also available. 6€ for an adult, so if you are in the area it is a fine way to spend...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Morten R
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The villa is in private ownership and therefore closed for the general public. The garden is open for visitors (9 euros). Had some problem with access, could not find where the door bell is. Really liked the sculpture of a tiny sad guy sitting on...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank NadyaS397
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We were on a film crew (I'm a costume designer) and filmed at the beautiful Villa Oliva for six weeks...blissful place. It was August and stinking hot. They do have air-con, but it is a bit dodgy. But oh, what a place! I would love...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Whilst the beauty of Villa Oliva's gardens itself is worth a visit that will yield impressive vistas along thoughtfully designed axes, the location itself comes fully alive during its summer festival in July and August, when members of the Accademia Italiana di Canto present masterworks from...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank 384andreasw
Reviewed 30 April 2015

We stumbled across this villa by chance taking a scenic drive in the area. We decided to pay the 6 euro entrance fee to visit the garden; the villa itself cannot be visited. Our visit was in the very beginning of the season and a...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank expat f
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