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The terrace of the apartment
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The terrace of the apartment
The pretty unchanged medieval hamlet of Castello Overlooking the views
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4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
3 reviews
The terrace of the apartment
The pretty unchanged medieval hamlet of Castello
Overlooking the views
The entrance to the apartment
The sitting room leading onto the kitchen
The sitting room showing stairs leading to the first floor
The spacious eat-in kitchen with marble worktop
A kitchen with a view
The double bedroom at Number 6 with 3 windows over the hillsides
Another view of he double bedroom
The twin bedroom at Castello Number 6 has two windows over the views
Another view of the twin bedroom
bathroom with bath, shower attachment, loo, bidet , hand basin and space for your toiletries
Another view of the bathroom showing the washing machine.
Views of sunset from the twin bedroom
Views toward the Apuan Alps seen from the terrace
Looking down on Valdottavo from the terrace. So pretty at night.
More views from the terrace
Postcard from Paradise
Sheep in the olive groves on the road up to Castello
nestling in the mountains -  the hamlet of Castello
A view of the village of Valdottavo
The anfiteatro in the beautiful historic centre of Lucca 15kms from Castello
The Apuan Alps seen from Castelnuovo in Garfagnana only 40 mins from Castello
View of the beach at Viareggio only 40 mins from Castello
The famous Florence skyline only 80 mins from Castello
A view of the Roman Amphitheatre in the centre of Lucca. Many boutique shops, cafés and bars
On top of the walls of Lucca in the Autumn, a beautiful stroll around the city
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Condo/Apartment /
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Lucca, Province of Lucca, Tuscany
This charming apartment is laid out over 2 floors and is located in an ancient stone building over 250 years old, originally part of a medieval farming community. It has truly fantastic views overlooking a wide picturesque valley with wooded hillsides dotted with pretty villages and churches to the mountains beyond. One never tires of this view. The covered terrace of the apartment has a big table for eating outside every day throughout summer. Castello is also only 25 minutes from Lucca and only 40 minutes from Pisa International Airport. A peaceful romantic setting, a relaxing base from which to explores all the delights of Tuscany and to experience true rural Tuscan living. For couples or families alike.
Conveniently situated 2km from the nearest village with shops, 2 bars and a restaurant.
My apartment is authentically restored. It re...
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About the owner, Jennifer G
Languages spoken: English, Italian
Calendar Updated: 19 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2008
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL48175 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 3 reviews
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Judy P
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013 for a stay in September 2013

A wonderful place to relax and rest, and to get back in touch with nature and yourself. Views are wonderful, surroundings are peaceful, but more human activity is close at hand in the local village and in Lucca itself, which is less than 30 minutes drive away. The house was comfortable, beautifully furnished in traditional style, and clean. You won't... more

Stone Staffs
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012 for a stay in May 2012
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This peaceful and idyllic retreat was where we enjoyed one of our favourite ever holidays. (Castello 6 has the best views.) This is a holiday for the independent traveller who is prepared to make a little sacrifice in the search for total peace and relaxation. The location is not for everybody - over a mile off the beaten track, high... more

Dublin, Ireland
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2011 for a stay in May 2011
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This was a fantastic destination for a group comprising of two couples. We were exhausted following four very busy days in Rome and needed a quiet break to regenerate some energy. The road up to the house was exactly as the owner had described.. it was certainly a quiet journey the first time ! But what a view when we... more

  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 1 night
Apr 2, 2016 -
May 27, 2016
Spring Season
3 nights
May 28, 2016 -
Sep 2, 2016
Summer Season
3 nights
Sep 3, 2016 -
Nov 26, 2016
Autumn Season
3 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices quoted on the website are for four persons; the charge for extra guests is £70 per week per person. There is no charge for one child under the age of three years with four visitors.

Prices include electricity, gas; (excluding heating) and hot and cold water. Full central heating is available and wood for the wood burning stove.' is available at cost of usage. Payment should be made at Castello.

Bed linen and bath towels are available for hire. There is an order form to fill out, should you require this service. Bath towels should not be taken out of the house. The linen will be placed in the house for your arrival.

Payment. 30% (In sterling) of the total rental on registration, the balance 8 weeks before your visit. If the booking is made within 8 weeks then the whole payment is due on registration. Visitors outside of Europe to pay the full amount in sterling on registration.

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How to get there
Airport: Pisa-: 18.6 mi
Railway: Lucca: 9.3 mi
Ferry: Livorno: 24.9 mi
The nearest airport is Pisa international only 45 minutes drive from Castello.
Pisa has daily flights to and from the UK. Budget airlines including Ryanair and Easyjet fly here
BA and AlItalia have scheduled flights and there is now an International service from the USA 3 times a week with Delta.
The airport is right next to the motorway which runs to Lucca and there is a train station at the airport with connections to Lucca.
All the major hire car companies are represented at the airport. If you fly Ryanair they will discount your car hire if you book with Hertz.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 18.6 mi.
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