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The coat of arms. Nice self-catering apartment in a historic villa

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Pisa, Province of Pisa, Tuscany
An al 18th-century castle opens its doors to show you the stunning paintings which adorn its walls and ceilings and welcome you in its charming atmoshere. Don't miss the opportunity to see the frescoes, to learn more about the intriguing saga of a family which played a significant role in Italian art and history, and to get the feel of this seductive mansion. Located just 2 minutes from the motorway exit, the property is the ideal base for your art itineraries to Pisa, Lucca, Firenze, Volterra, San Gimignano, and Siena.
A car is not necessary!! Bus stop and train station, as well as shops, cafés and restaurants, are at walking distance.
After a cultural tour, relax in the large garden which surrounds the palace.
Enjoy the concerts which are often given in the garden or in the monumental halls of the villa, free of charge for...
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Listing #HL27115
About the Owner
Donatella B
Languages spoken:English, Italian, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2007
Interaction with guests
The owners live in the castle and are on hand to answer questions and suggest things to do. A car service is available for guests to and from Pisa airport or train station on arrival / departure, free of charge. On request, a taxi service is available for one-day or half-day trips all around Tuscany; the service must be booked two days in advance.
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Two things make this rental unique - the accommodation and the hosts. It is easy to imagine that one has become part of Italian nobility, two or three centuries ago, as one steps through the doors from the unassuming street in Navacchio into the huge...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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melpomene2015, VR Owner at The coat of arms. Nice self-catering apartment in a historic villa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Thank you Alan !

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Reviewed 14 October 2015


Date of stay: October 2015
melpomene2015, VR Owner at The coat of arms. Nice self-catering apartment in a historic villa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2015


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Reviewed 7 October 2015


Date of stay: September 2015
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fax
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (1)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment: 30% is due at booking, to be paid by bank tranfer or credit card through Paypal, the balance is due in cash at arrival.
Special rates for long stay (more than two weeks). Please enquire.
Changeover date for weekly booking is flexible in low season. Please ask in medium and high season.
Check-in from 15:00 p.m.
Check out within 10:00 a.m.
Hire cot 4 Euros/day.
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About the neighbourhood
Pisa is wellknown for the leaning tower and the amazing Piazza dei Miracoli. On June 16th at night 'Luminaria di S. Ranieri': thousands of candles adorn all the buildings along the river Arno and reflect their shapes on the water. On 28 and 30 July Andrea Bocelli concert at Teatro del Silenzio in Lajatico. Not far from Pisa visit the beautiful Certosa in Calci, and S. Miniato, a medieval town with landscapes on Arno valley and countryside.Walk on the hills around Pisa among picturesque villages with a superb view over the country up to the sea and the isles. Golf, beach, boat rent, surfing and sailing in Tirrenia. Beauty treatments at the renowned thermal spas in S. Giuliano.
Getting around
An exit of the FI-PI-LI highway, which connects Pisa with Florence, is just 2 minutes driving from the property.
But a car is not necessary: a train station and a bus stop are within walking distance.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Pisa International airport: 7.0 km
Railway: Navacchio: 0.7 km
Ferry: Livorno: 15.0 km
Fly to Pisa (cheap flights available from Ryanair, Easyjet and other low cost airlines).
Car hire available at the airport.
By car: from the airport take the motorway for Florence, exit at Navacchio (second exit). The house is just 3 minutes from the exit.
By train: from Pisa Central Station take the local train for Florence and get off in Navacchio after 7 minutes travelling. We are 700 meters from the station.
By train: from Florence central station take a local train for Pisa and get off in navacchio after 70 minute travelling.
By bus: from Pisa city centre only 10 minutes travelling. Bus stop 400 meter from house.
On request, fre car service to/from Pisa Airport or Pisa Central Station at arrival/departure.
Lucca is only 30 minutes driving, Florence, San Gimignano and Volterra...
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
Nearby cities
Tuscany Villas (26,806)
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