Staff at La Mezza Luna are very helpful, sorted us out with timetables etc. Rooms are everything you need. Within walking distance to the train station which is fab, even though there isn't frequent trains from Barga there still are various chances to get to Pisa, Florence and Lucca. La Mezza Luna has the most fantastic view!! Although it is outside of Barga it isn't far in a taxi, if you are looking at having a stop off this place is fab.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Welcome to La Mezzaluna! We offer self-catering apartments and hotel rooms in the historic Garfagnana area of Northern Tuscany. We are situated just 36 km north of Lucca and just 4 km from Barga , a pretty medieval village reknowned as one the most beautiful "borghi d'italia". We are family run business and have self contained apartments and double rooms ensuite. Situated just 250 yards from the local railway station La Mezzaluna makes a perfect base for those who wish to visit the nearby cities of Barga, Lucca, Florence, Pisa and the famous Versilia Coast. Our complex is ideal for families and suitable for walkers, bikers. Our restaurant is available for hotel guests for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We have a veranda with a spectacular view overlooking the Apuan Mountains.We are happy to take bookings for parties and special occasion dinners. La Mezzaluna is also a cookery school. We offer cookery breaks and 1 day lessons. Combine cooking and wine tasting and learn all the basics of the Italian cooking techniques and traditions this area of "La Garfagnana" has to offer. ... more less