We have just returned from a two week stay at Albina`s place. It was an ideal base for us to visit Pisa, Florence, Sienna, Lucca and the surrounding area. We didn`t mind the one/two hour car journeys. We interspersed our day trips with days at the pool and the beach. The villa is beautifully landscaped with terraced gardens, outside lighting and its own parking space. It is very clean. decorated in the Tuscan style and was large enough for our kids to have their own space. There are also mosquito screens on every outside door and window which we found useful and we only had the occasional bite.It has fantastic views over the Tuscany hills and we had many lovely evenings eating our barbeque meals whilst watching the sunset.
The pool is a five minute walk away. It is very clean, well managed with spectacular views but could be busy. There is also a small restaurant/ bar which serves drinks and pasta, pizza meals. Take a phrase book to help with translation. The bar has WI-FI... more