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Villa in Northern Tuscany with heated pool, gorgeous outdoor dining area and incredible views, sleeps 6

  • Private solar heated pool with showers, WC, changing rooms at Al Palazz
    Private solar heated pool with showers, WC, changing rooms at Al Palazz
    Private solar heated pool with showers, WC, changing rooms at Al Palazz
    View of the villa from the beautiful landscaped gardens
    Large comfortable sitting room with chestnut beams and spectacular valley views
    Al Palazz overlooks the tiny village square; the garden gate is just round the corner
    Kitchen bar, BBQ and dining area overlooking the pool make eating outdoors easy
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    A traditional stone villa at the heart of a small friendly village in northern Tuscany, Al Palazz ('the big house' in dialect) has wonderful views of the valleys and mountains beyond. The villa is architect-restored , with stone walls, terracotta floors, and beamed ceilings.
    It's stylishly furnished with beds, sofas, and garden furniture chosen for comfort. Relax in the second floor sitting room gazing at the view, or in the private gardens and pool (11m x 1.4m) where there's everything you need for lazy days at home.

    Sleeping up to six in great comfort, the villa is spacious for sharing with friends/family, and a romantic retreat for two (reduced prices for 2 or 4 guests). Kitchen, dining area, snug on first floor; two double bedrooms & bathrooms, large sitting room...
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Parking
    • Ping Pong Table
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    • Bedrooms 1 & 2 each have luxury super-kingsize beds which can be split to make two singles
    • Bedroom 3 in the cantina has a luxury kingsize bed
    • Linen changed and house cleaned weekly
    • Duvets and bed covers for all seasons
    • All bathrooms have shower, washbasin, bidet, WC, heated towel rail, hairdryer
    • Main bathroom also has a whirlpool bath
    • Separate comfortable sitting areas on the first and second floors
    • Lots of cooking equipment, basic ingredients, cookbooks, all cleaning materials provided
    • Wi-fi, iPod docking station and CD players (bring your own music)
    • English and Italian books and DVDs
    • Cards, games, maps, guidebooks
    • Satellite TV shows Italian channels, CNN BBC World
    • Internet radio preset to BBC channels
    • Traditional Italian furnishings – wo...
    Listing #HL150096 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
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    How to get there
    Airport: Pisa or Genoa or Parma (75 minutes drive): 62.1 mi
    Railway: Villafranca-Bagnone (10 minutes): 2.5 mi
    The nearest airport is PISA (75 minutes). There are many flights to Pisa from the UK - BA, EasyJet, Ryanair, Jet2

    Rental care hire: we use www.autoamigos.co.uk, which seems to give consistently good car hire deals. We try to avoid Europcar and Hertz because there always seem to be queues.

    There are trains from Pisa Airport to Villafranca-Bagnone, our local station (10 minutes by taxi).

    You can also fly to PARMA or GENOA (Genova) both 75-90 minutes away. Some people also get flights to Bologna or Milan (2 - 2 1/2 hours away).
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 12.4 mi.
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

You won't find a more authentic experience in the Tuscany countryside. Everything exceeded our best hopes. The owner was so easy to work with and answered other questions about the area. It is close enough to do easy day trips. The views are breathtaking. Be sure to have dinner at the neighbor's farmhouse restaurant.


Management response:

Thank you for your lovely comments. We're delighted we were able to answer all your questions - and that you had such a good time. Our aim is always to help people have great holidays! more

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Reigate, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013 for a stay in September 2013

We have just returned from a very relaxing week at Al Palazz. A week did not seem enough - we did not want to leave! The house, pool and gardens are incredible. The website photos are great, but seeing is believing - the views and surrounding countryside are amazing. more

Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013 for a stay in September 2013

We have just returned from Al Palazz, we had a wonderful time. Everything was as advertised and the pool area is the best we have ever had. It was heated by solar panels and the eating stage above was wonderful. It had a kitchen with fridge, huge BBQ, real good quality furniture and, best of all, that wonderful view. Because... more

Management response:

Jane and I are so pleased you really enjoyed your stay, in particular the pool area and the views. We enjoyed welcoming you during a Hosted Week when we were living in the cantina apartment and available for queries. We welcome your feedback as it helps us improve things where we can … we’re sorry we could do nothing (except... more

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Jane and David W
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Speaks English, Italian, French
Listed since : Feb 2011
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