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Casa a Corte

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    View of swimming pool in garden with olive trees
    View of swimming pool in garden with olive trees
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    Casa A Corte on hill with panoramic views
    House and surrounding estate
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    Property description
    Gugliano
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    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    A Corte is a beautiful, restored property near the hamlet of Gugliano, surrounded by lawns, olive groves, vineyards, fruit trees, chestnut woods, mountain streams offering the most unimaginable tranquillity to those seeking total relaxation.

    However, the lively town of Lucca, a 15 minute drive by car, offers everything one could wish for, whether it is fine dining, shopping, sight-seeing or cycling around the ancient walls during the 'passegiata' at sunset. The house is well situated for visiting Florence or Siena, the seaside resorts and the beautiful mountain region of Garfagnana.

    A Corte is used for the production of wine & olive oil and is situated in the tranquil foothills of the magnificent Garfaganana mountain range. From the 3 large terraces and swimming pool, one...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Game Room
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Parking
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (2)
    • Single Beds:(6)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The property has been sympathetically restored retaining original beamed ceilings and antique cotto floors. The interior is comfortable and stylish benefiting from central heating, dishwasher, washing machine, fully well equipped kitchen and satellite TV, Wi-Fi broadband internet access, exterior and pool lighting, mosquito blinds, plus antique furniture, paintings and photographs.
    The house is set on 3 floors. The ground floor has a kitchen and dining room with sofa with both having traditional Tuscan chestnut doors onto the east terrace. There is also a toilet & shower room with washing machine.
    The first floor has a comfortable sitting room/ games room which is exceptionally well equipped for families who enjoy books and board games, plus satellite TV, DVD, Hi-Fi, Wi-Fi. It ha...
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    Listing #HL59384 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    Early Autumn Sep 13, 2014 Sep 26, 2014 7 nights
    $2,822
    €2,200
    Autumn 2014 Sep 27, 2014 Oct 25, 2014 7 nights
    $2,053
    €1,600
    Spring Easter 2015 Mar 28, 2015 Apr 24, 2015 7 nights
    $2,309
    €1,800
    Late Spring 2015 Apr 25, 2015 May 29, 2015 7 nights
    $2,694
    €2,100
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    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
    To secure the property a 50% deposit must be paid, with the remainder paid 2 months prior to arrival at the property. Payment by Bank transfer

    Bath towels/ bed linen included, plus Saturday morning cleaning (not pool towels)
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Pisa Airport: 24.9 mi
    Railway: Ponte A Moriano: 3.1 mi
    Ferry: Livorno: 31.1 mi
    Pisa Airport has very good transport with British Airways, Easy Jet, Ryanair etc all regularly using the airport to many destinations in Britain and Europe.
    Pisa Airport is 40km (45 mins - 1hour)
    All car hire companies available
    Lucca, and Lucca railway/ train station is 15km away (20 mins)
    All car hire available
    Ponte A Moriano Station is 5km away (10 mins)
    Other airports at Genoa, Florence, Bologna, Forli can also be used, but are further from the house
    Local bus to Lucca 1 km away
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 11.2 mi.
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Dubaichap
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013 for a stay in September 2012

We stayed at this lovely house for 2 weeks and lovely every moment. Less than an hour from Pisa, and easy to find. Thanks to the owners for following up with us after our stay, and making recommendations of where to go and what to do in the area. For us, a quiet, relaxing break away from the city -... more

Management response:

Nick, We were delighted you enjoyed your stay and please pass on our thanks to the Digby's for recommending Casa a Corte and hope to see you all in the near future. We're glad that all the recommendations were successful and it was a very relaxing and peaceful break after your hectic life in the Middle East. Best wishes, Hugh... more

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013 for a stay in May 2013

The owners of Casa a Corte were incredibly helpful - nothing was too much trouble. They gave us the most detailed directions to the property, which meant we arrived stress free & helped enormously with suggestions for days out. The house itself was brilliantly equipped, which always makes things so much easier! There was nothing we wanted that we didn't... more

Management response:

Thank you for your kind words and delighted that you will be returning with your family in 2014. It is always good to hear our suggestions for days-out and restaurants have been so successful. more

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JanetM625
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013 for a stay in May 2013

Access to the property was difficult due to the condition of the track which led to the property.The track which is steep and windy had deep gullies in it -we did not have a 4-wheel drive nor was it advised that we would need one.It made coming and going to and from the property very challenging.The nearest village was some... more

Management response:

We thank Janet for her feedback and take on board all her comments. The village road (750m) has never been a problem for guests during the 13 years we have owned the property but unfortunately heavy rainfall had removed road chippings from the track. The council had set aside replacement stones but the repair was delayed due to further heavy... more

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Listed since : May 2008
Response Rate: 60 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 28 days ago
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