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Three centuries of art. Lovely self-catering apartment in historic villa

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Pisa, Province of Pisa, Tuscany
Enjoy the magic of living in a historic house, and in the very heart of Tuscany. Villa Di Lupo Parra opens its doors and welcomes you in the seductive atmosphere of its beautiful apartments for a holiday of culture and good life. Don't miss the pleasure to learn the intriguing story of the fascinating lady Lauretta, a former owner of the villa, who was a muse for so many artists of her time.

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!!
A free car service is available for guests to/from Pisa airport.
Shops, restaurants and cafés are within walking distance, as well as a bus stop and a train station with direct trains for Pisa and Florence, and connections for the main cities of Tusca...
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Listing #HL156185
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 castel and are on hand to answer questions and suggest what to do. On request, 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 28 September 2017

Donatella and Antonio were perfect hosts who made our first Tuscan experience as effortless as possible. Their villa is amazing and our apartment was extremely spacious and had all the amenities and comforts we needed. Although slightly off the beaten track, there is a bus...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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melpomene2015, VR Owner at Three centuries of art. Lovely self-catering apartment in historic villa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

Thank you Jerard for you review. We are happy to learn that you had a pleasant stay with us.

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 20 October 2015


Date of stay: August 2015
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Reviewed 13 October 2015


Date of stay: September 2015
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fax
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
    2 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment: 30% is due at booking.
Special rates for long stay (more than two weeks). Please enquire.
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 its leaning tower and the amazing Field of Miracles. Not far from Pisa visit Calci with its beautiful Certosa, and S. Miniato, a medieval town with landscapes on Arno valley and countryside.On June 16th at night 'Luminaria di S. Ranieri'in Pisa: thousands of candles adorn all the buildings along the river Arno and reflect their shapes on the water. On July 28 and 39 Andrea Bocelli live concert at Teatro del Silenzio in Lajatico, just 30 minutes driving from the house; taxi service available on request. Golf, beach, boat rent, surfing and sailing in Tirrenia.Lots of cosy restaurants also in the city centre and in the countryside.Beauty treatments at the famous thermal spas 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, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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Tuscany Villas (26,361)
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