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farmhouse is located in the countryside near Lucca in an area named
"Arsina" which is famous for its wine. Its unique position
allows the guests to enjoy a superb view, while only 15 minutes away
from the centre of town. The interiors have been painted in
light colors, are comfortably furnished and preserve a distinctive
Tuscan style with typical ceilings of wooden beams and traditional
cotto tiled floors. The high location of the house, its
efficient insulation, and the ceiling fans (installed in most of the
bedrooms), ensure that the temperature at La Rocca remains
comfortable even during the hottest nights of the summer.
Outdoor meals can be enjoyed on a gracious terrace, furnished for al
fresco dining, looking over the surrounding valleys and hills.
From the swimming pool, located on a level just above the house,
stunning views can be appreciated both during the day and at night,
when the lights from the plains of Lucca from one side and the
valleys from the other side, frame the property. The location
of La Rocca makes it an ideal base for guest who wish to combined a
relaxing holiday in the Tuscan countryside with the possibility of
enjoying day trips to near cities of art, such a Florence, Siena and
Pisa; nevertheless, the Versilian endless coast with its night clubs
and restaurants is only a half an hour away. For those who
enjoy playing tennis, there is a court available at only a 10 minute
drive. The last part of the road leading to La Rocca is curvy
and unpaved, not suitable for vans.
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double bedrooms both with French windows opening onto the garden;
onto terrace furnished for outdoor dining; double bedroom with
en-suite bathroom (shower only); double bedroom; 1 twin bedroom; 2
bathrooms, one of which shower only.
DISTANCES (approx. kms)
shop - 3.5
Centre of Lucca - 6
Lucca motorway exit - 8
Pisa Airport - 28
Florence - 72
Maid service is included in the price 6 hours a week.