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La casa di Marcello

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5.0 of 5 stars
3 reviews
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 11
It was grand-father Pietro Lastrucci called “di Fiorindo” who built the house at the end of the 19th century on the remains of an abandoned church, at the top of a hill, facing Vinci on the west side.

It is a simple and typical country house: on the ground floor the big kitchen with the fire-place, the room to keep wheat and “salami”, the dining-room for very special occasions; on the first floor all the bed-rooms (for grand-parents, parents and four children). There was also the cellar with the big barrels of wine and the olive-oil.

The name of the property is the original name from the area surrounding that was called “Marcello”, the land around the house was and still is all cultivated with olive trees as well as a vineyard on the east side at the bottom of the hill; in front of the house there’s a “barn” to keep working tools, it ho...
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About the owner, Laura L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 56 %
Response Time: Within two days
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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John F
San Jose, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 for a stay in October 2014
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I really don't know where to begin. We stayed at La Casa Di Marcello from 10/4-10/11. First of all, Laura was the perfect host/owner. She met us in Vinci upon our arrival - we were a little late but she didn't mind. The property is located on a "bluff" that overlooks Vinci and Empoli and MUCH MORE of the Tuscan... more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 for a stay in July 2012


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Metz (France)
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2011 for a stay in April 2011


  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
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Oct 3, 2015 -
Dec 20, 2015
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Airport: Florence: 19.9 mi
Railway: Empoli: 5.0 mi
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Nearest Beach: 39.8 mi.
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