Villa Menocchi - Stunning Tuscan Renaissance Villa
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|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
|Living space||1300 square meters|
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Suitable for the elderlyYes
|Theme||Historic, Luxury, Romantic, Away from it all, Village|
Description from the owner
Stunning Renaissance villa nested in Tuscan hillside 8kms from Lucca. Sleeps 20
Villa Menocchi is a luxurious and aristocratic villa extended over 1300 square metres. Dating back to the fifteen century, the propertyâ€™s architectural style is a stunning example of the distinctive â€˜Villa Luccheseâ€˜ design, as classified and recorded in 1500 by Samminiati, a local architect of great renown.
Great care was taken during the last restoration work to preserve all its original design features such as the terracotta-tiled floors; hand-carved wooden beamed ceilings and the traditional downstairs â€˜loggiaâ€˜ with its splendid arches, co...Read more
Villa Menocchi - Stunning Tuscan Renaissance Villa
Lucca, Tuscany, Italy
Additional Location Information
Villa Menocchi is a large, luxury, renaissance hillside villa overlooking the Lucca valley. While set in the countryside the villa is only 8 Kms or 10 minutes from the historical centre. Strolling or cycling along its many pedestrian streets you will find this city is rich in monuments, churches, picturesque squares, medieval palaces, museums, bars, restaurants, shops and boutiques.
Lucca is also the birthplace of the composer Giacomo Puccini, whose operas, La BohÃ¨me, Tosca and Madama Butterfly are among those frequently performed all over the world. The city is renowned to host a rich calendar of music events all over the year. Every year the 'Lucca Summer Festival' hosts an incredible line-up of international stars for live preformaces in Piazza Napoleone. These outdoor concerts held on a summer evening are an incredible experience. Past stars have included Anastacia, Lenny Kravitz, Moby etc. Lucca Comics and Games is an annual comic book and gaming convention. With around 140 thousand visitors, it offers an assorted mix of trade stalls, talks, screenings, workshops and exhibits. This international festival which lasts four to five days turns Lucca into a colourful amazing carnival with cosplay, music and a overall festive atmosphere.
For those of you who fancy spending a night or two in Lucca, Lâ€™Antica Bifore, our XIV century guesthouse located right in the heart of the historical medieval centre offers exclusive alternative accommodation. For further information please visit Lâ€™Antica Bifore Guesthouse
For beach lovers Villa Menocchi is ideally located. Viareggio is less than half an hour by car (36km). With its art deco seafront it offers many beautiful beaches for during the day while at night it has a range of entertainment from bars and restaurants to nightclubs. For nature lovers protected sand dunes in a national park can be found at Marina di Vecchiano further on up the coast.
The popular ski resort of Abetone is less than an hour's drive away. With all the usual facilities it is favoured as one of the best Italian family ski resorts. Typical season extends from December to April.
Open throughout the year Vicopelago Golf Club is a five minute drive from Villa Menocchi. With 4 target green for short game 25âˆ’50âˆ’75âˆ’100 metres, 9 hole putting green and pitching green with bunker.
Location Type Away from it all, Village
Rates shown in $ USD (Rental listed originally in EUR) (change)
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|Rate Summary||$1,940||$1,940||$5,909 - $11,085||$0||3 nights|
|Mar. 9 2013 - Mar. 29 2013||$1,013||$1,013||$5,909||-||3 nights|
|Mar. 30 2013 - Apr. 5 2013||$1,378||$1,378||$8,052||-||3 nights|
|Apr. 6 2013 - Apr. 26 2013||$1,013||$1,013||$5,909||-||3 nights|
|Apr. 27 2013 - Jun. 28 2013||$1,378||$1,378||$8,052||-||3 nights|
|Jun. 29 2013 - Jul. 19 2013||-||-||$10,089||-||7 nights|
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|Jul. 20 2013 - Aug. 16 2013||-||-||$10,568||-||7 nights|
|Aug. 17 2013 - Aug. 30 2013||-||-||$10,089||-||7 nights|
|Aug. 31 2013 - Oct. 11 2013||$1,378||$1,378||$8,052||-||3 nights|
|Oct. 12 2013 - Dec. 20 2013||$1,013||$1,013||$5,909||-||3 nights|
|Dec. 21 2013 - Dec. 27 2013||$1,552||$1,552||$10,089||-||3 nights|
|Dec. 28 2013 - Jan. 3 2014||$1,772||$1,772||$10,565||-||3 nights|
|Jan. 4 2014 - Apr. 18 2014||$1,063||$1,063||$6,204||-||3 nights|
|Apr. 19 2014 - Jun. 27 2014||$1,446||$1,446||$8,454||-||3 nights|
|Jun. 28 2014 - Jul. 18 2014||-||-||$10,594||-||7 nights|
|Jul. 19 2014 - Aug. 29 2014||-||-||$11,085||-||7 nights|
|Aug. 30 2014 - Sep. 26 2014||-||-||$10,594||-||7 nights|
|Sep. 27 2014 - Oct. 10 2014||$1,446||$1,446||$8,454||-||3 nights|
|Oct. 11 2014 - Dec. 19 2014||$1,063||$1,063||$6,204||-||3 nights|
|Dec. 20 2014 - Jan. 2 2015||$1,940||$1,940||$11,085||-||4 nights|
|Jan. 3 2015 - Feb. 28 2015||$1,063||$1,063||$6,204||-||3 nights|
|All Other Dates||$1,013||$1,013||-||-||3 nights|
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- Damage deposit - $1,293 / stay - Security Deposit
Additional notes from owner
Rental: Weekly is from Saturday to Saturday
Check in time is between 5:00 pm and 10:00 pm
Check out time is before 10:00 am
Prices include: Electricity, water, gas, and final cleaning of property.
Security Deposit: â‚¬1,000 (euros) payable in cash on arrival, which is held and returned to you at the end of your stay.
Smaller groups of up to 10 people welcome with up to 40% discount on advertised price.
Prices listed are standard prices. Contact us, Stefano and Brid, the owners, directly for the best deals and special offers you won't find elsewhere.
Payment Policy conditions
50% at booking by Bank Transfer or Credit Card
50% 90 days before arrival by Bank Transfer or Credit Card
Heating charged on amount consumed in Winter - costs â‚¬7 euros per cubic metre of gas- appr
Cancellation fee over the total amount will be applied:
from reservation to 90 days prior to arrival 50%
from 89 days to 0 hours prior to arrival 100%.
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