- SQM 250
Accomodation: 12 + 3 sleeps, 6 Bedrooms (4 doubles, 2 twins of which 1 with joinable beds) - 6 Bathrooms (6 with shower. Ensuite bathroom: 6)
Typical villa up to 12 persons, with ac, wifi, amazing panoramic pool
This splendid farmhouse called AltaVista was in the origin a little “metato” used by the local farmers as storage and then as stable. The house has been renovated and enlarged from the actual owners who created a splendid house with a breathtaking view on the Lucca area and the Valdinievole. The house is built in stone from the outdoors, and inside reflects the typical Tuscan house with the floors are made of terra “cotto” , the ceilings of small beams and tiles in “terra cotto” and the staircase in stone. Casa AltaVista measures about 250 square metres and internally is set up of three apartments of which two joinables. Internally the furniture brings back to the antique flavours but the house is itself very comfortable in order to have a relaxing and private holiday. AltaVista is set on one of the most famous hills of the Lucca area, both for the quality of the air as for view. The swimming pool is set on a panoramic terrace from which you can enjoy a unforgettable view.
The house is set on two floors. The first floor opens on a living area with little corner kitchen and sofas (of which one sofa bed), then there are three double bedrooms all with ensuite bathroom with shower and the access to the garden by French doors. Also on this floor there is the main living area with an equipped kitchen and dining and the access to the external dining area that can accommodate 12 people under the veranda. Through an internal stone staircase of 16 steps, there is the access to the first floor where there are two double bedrooms with ensuite bathroom, with shower. Also on this floor, but with access only from the outside, a little corner kitchen with a single sofa bed, a double bedroom with little terrace, and a little bathroom with shower. The 3 sofa beds are on request and to be paid a part.
The garden of AltaVista covers a surface of 3000 square metres, most of them as lawn enriched by flowers and ornamental plants. Three are the external dining areas but the main is covered by the American vineyards and connected with the main kitchen on the ground floor. It is possible to use the barbecue and the wood oven. The impressive view that people can enjoy from the garden are infinitive. The swimming pool, opens from the last Saturday of April to the first Saturday of October, has a rectangular shape and measures 11 x 4.5 metres with a variable depth from 1.20 to 2.40 metres. It has chlorine depuration and linen by a PVC light blue line. The entrance in the pool is trough two internal staircases. The pool distances about 20 metres and accessible through a staircase of about 21 steps. The solarium area is paved and has type of plants and flowers and is equipped with sunbeds, sun lounges and umbrella. There is also a solar shower.
- Air conditioning in the rooms
- Pergola with view
- 3 kitchens
- Access road: AltaVista is set on one of the most famous hills of the Lucca area (380 m above sea level) . The street is a long uphill road , narrow and with many curves. The last 200 meters are of gravel road not suitable for sportive cars.
- Airports: Pisa 58 km, Florence 64 km, Bologna 146, Rome 372 km
- Shops: Collodi 7 km, Lappato 7.5 km, Gragnano 9 km
- Restaurants: 1.7 km
- Railway stations: Pescia 9 km, Lucca 18 km
- Tyrrhenian Sea: Lido di Camaiore 50 km
- Collodi Park: 8 km
- Lucca: 15 km
- Montecatini Terme: 30 km
- Vinci: 38 km
- San Miniato: 42 km
- Volterra: 80 km
- Carrara marble: 81 km
- Florence: 68 km
- San Gimignano: 120 km
- Siena: 140 km
- Rome: 350 km
ATTRACTIONS FOR CHILDREN:
- Park of Pinocchio in Collodi 5.5 km
- Pizzorne adventure park 16.5 km
- Apua Adventure Park in Massa 72 km
- Acqua Village in Cecina 107 km
- Cavallino Matto 120 km
GOLF AND TENNIS CLUB
- Montecatini Golf: 30 km
- Golf Bellosguardo: 40 km
- Tirrenia Golf Club: 64 km
- Toscana Resort Castelfalfi: 68 km
- Dodo Tennis Club: 12.8 km
- Tennis Club As: 15 km
SPA AND RESORT
- Montecatini Terme: 30 km
- Bagni di Lucca Spa: 32 km
- Bagni di Pisa: 36 km
- Terme di Casciana: 56 km
6 Bathroom, 6 Bedroom, 1 Dining-Room, 1 Kitchen, 1 Living room
Sleeping1 Baby crib, Bed linen, 2 King bed, 1 Sofa bed, 2 Single bed
CookingChild's high chair, Coffee machine, Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Kitchenette, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Toaster
Heating/CoolingAir conditioning, Central heating
OutsidePrivate Balcony, Private Terrace
EntertainmentDVD-Player, Wireless Broadband Internet, Stereo system, TV (Satellite)
SanitaryBidet, Hair dryer, Essentials, Shower, Towel-set, Washbasin
LaundryIron & Board, Washing machine
MiscellaneousFirst aid kit
ParkingParking Included, Roofed carport
Spa & GymUnheated Outdoor swimming pool
OutsideCharcoal grill BBQ, Deck chairs, Private Garden
Altavista - Gallilori
Via delle Case Alte
Petrognano – Capannori (LU)
COORDINATE GPS: N 43° 54’ 25” E 10° 38’ 3.4”
Maps: 43.906944, 10.634278
Mrs. Aida 0039 3395775942
Mrs. Elisa 0039.328.8828284
In order to organize in a better way your arrival, we kindly ask you to provide us with an approximate time arrival and with a cell phone number where we can contact you in Italy.
FROM THE MOTORWAY A1 (Milan-Rome) COMING EITHER FROM NORTH OR SOUTH:
From the motorway A11 (FIRENZE – PISA NORD) exit at CAPANNORI;
At the exit turn left and follow directions for ALTOPASCIO;
At the first roundabout take the first exit on the right in the direction of ALTOPASCIO – BAGNI DI LUCCA;
At the second roundabout turn left in the direction of BAGNI DI LUCCA – 4th exit;
At the third roundabout turn right in the direction of BAGNI DI LUCCA – 2nd exit;
At the fourth roundabout turn left in the direction of BAGNI DI LUCCA – 2th exit;
Keep going for about 2.7 km and at the traffic light turn right, “Via delle Ville”;
Keep going for about 500 mt and turn on the right, and follow direction per VILLA TORRIGIANI.
Keep going for about 600 and at the cross road go straight on.
Go straight along the high walls and after 400 m, on your left you will find VILLA TORRIGIANI.
Go ahead till the STOP, and here turn left on the uphill road in Via di Tofori and continue for 1.2 km.
At the FATTORIA MAIONCHI (on your right hand side) you continue straight for 1 km and pass the cemetery, and the church of Tofori.
At the crossroad after the church, keep right in direction of PETROGNANO.
Continue for 1.3 km on the uphill road with curves and pass the FATTORIA GAMBARO.
After 100 m turn left in VIA DELLE CASE ALTE.
Continue on the uphill street for 1.4 km always following direction for GALLILORI.
After 1.4 km keep left in direction of GALLILORI.
After 300 mt take the gravel street on the right in direction GALLILORI.
After 100 m you will find a gate on your right.
WELCOME AT ALTAVISTA – GALLILORI.