Cassina Rossa is a fantastic 3 bedroom villa in a peaceful street in the upmarket seaside town of Forte dei Marmi in Northern Tuscany. It's in a great location, within walking distance of the shops as well as the beach. Guests staying at the property enjoy the use of a parasol and loungers at the exclusive Beach Club Bagno Vasco, ideal if you are looking for lazy days in the sunshine! Guests staying at the property are also welcome to use the 4 bicycles kept there, perfect for when you want to cycle into town for a glass of wine in one of the many outside cafes.
The house is a lovely light and airy 2 storey detached property, measuring... approximately 100 square metres. On the ground floor there is a living area (with flatscreen TV with satellite channels) as well as an open plan kitchen and dining area with a table seating 6. The modern kitchen is excellently equipped with electric oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, toaster, kettle and microwave. There is also a washing machine in the villa for your convenience. Doors lead out from the living area to a private terrace with table and chairs for dining al fresco and views of the Apuan Alps. Also on this floor, there are 2 bedrooms and 2 modern bathrooms with showers. One of the bedrooms has a queen sized (170 cm mattress) bed and the other bedroom has two single beds which can be joined together to make a double. Finally, within a small tower upstairs, there is a charming bedroom with bunk beds (80 cm), ideal for children. There is also an en-suite bathroom with shower. This bedroom has access to the terrace.
If you can drag yourself away from the fantastic beaches, Forte dei Marmi is a great base from which to explore Tuscany. Pisa and Lucca are both a 30 minute drive whilst Florence is 90 minutes away. A 2 hour drive away, Siena is also accessible from the property. Guests should also make sure they don't miss visiting Carrara, famous for it's marble production, as well as Viareggio, famous for it's annual carnival held every February and March. The 'carnivale' is a spectacle not to be missed!
There is off street parking for one car. If guests have additional cars, they can be parked on the street adjacent to the property.Read more
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Forte dei Marmi is known for its clean, sandy beaches. The town was actually one of the first beach resorts in Italy, begun at the turn of the 20th century and becoming instantly popular with royalty and the rich "beautiful people" who still flock to the town. Forte dei Marmi is a great base to explore Tuscany whilst having the luxury of staying at a chic, upmarket coastal resort. Around it's compact commercial centre, there are tree-lined avenues dotted with mansions & hotels. It offers it's rich villa dwellers a weekly Wednesday market that offers fantastic bargains and is definitely the place to go to get cut-price reproductions of expensive designer clothes. The centre of Forte dei Marmi is only a short walk away as is the beach. Lucca & Pisa are only 30 mins away while Florence is an hours drive. 2 hours drive away, Siena & San Gimingnano are also easily accessible from the property. Guests should also make a point of visiting the Torre del Lago, 30 mins away, and the Cinque Terre, 1 hour away. The mountains of the Alpi Apuane are also within easy reach just 30-60 minutes away.
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