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Casa a Corte

Sunny start to the day. Views from the double bedroom
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Rental Home -
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Gugliano, Province of Lucca, Tuscany
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 can enjoy spectacular views of the surrounding co...
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Listing #HL59384
About the Owner
Hugh J
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

the house is located in the middle of the hilly area around luck. very quiet but still just a 25 min drive to the city. the garden is very well kept and the pool is all you ever wanted for a holiday. the daily visit...More

Thank KatharinaW707
Management response:Responded June 20, 2018

Kat, I love the fireflies, they’re so magical. I hope your children loved them. Delighted to hear your family enjoyed the freedom of the wonderful fresh outdoors & house. Thank you for being wonderful guests, Hugh

Reviewed November 5, 2017

What an amazing place this is, we were two families with 3 children and we all loved the house and the pool, couldn't get the girls out of the water. The only negative is that the house is quite a twisty drive away from anywhere...More

Thank Brighton75Lou
Management response:Responded November 7, 2017

Lou, Thank you so much for sending a review. We have had some wonderful guests this year and it has been great fun trying to help each guest enjoy their holiday and put them in the right direction. I’m sorry your little ones felt sick...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

We loved our week at Casa a Corte! It was very hot at the beginning of the week but the house was still comfortable. The views are so beautiful and there are so many places to go for nice walks. Our favorite walk was through...More

Thank Sherri B
Management response:Responded August 17, 2017

Thank you for being such wonderful guests and for choosing our house to celebrate your 20 years wedding anniversary & hope you have many more happy years together. Lovely hearing your stories. We will have to lookout for those lovely berries!! Mushroom & truffle season...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Parking
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    2 Showers
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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)
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About the neighborhood
The area benefits from a range of wonderful local restaurants from Michelin starred to simple trattorias and pizzerias. Fungis & truffles are local specialities, plus the wonderful beef steak Bistecca alla Fiorentina. The olive oil is renown as one of the best in the world. The area is popular with foodies and there is a good local market every Tuesday am. Lucca Wed/ Saturday.
Wine lovers may like to taste at the cavernous wine cellars beneath Lucca or explore the Strada del vino.
Lucca is nearby and is a beautiful walled city, which is the birthplace of Puccini. The city is pedestrianised, which is fantastic for cycling and walking. They have a craft market - 3rd weekend of month & Antique last weekend
The countryside north of Lucca is breathtaking with many palazzos, spas and vin...
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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