$101 / night
Total guests, Nights

Intimate & stylish B&B Lucca hills, Tuscany, Italy – Home 3515172 B&B

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 12 sleeps
  • 1 night min stay

Intimate & stylish B&B Lucca hills, Tuscany, Italy – Home 3515172

  • B&B
  • 4 bedrooms
  • sleeps 12
  • 1 night min stay

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 32 mi
  • Child Friendly
  • Car advised
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

Description from owner


On Lucca hills wine road, in the heart of the medieval village of San Gennaro, lies San Gennaro Castello, a small eco-friendly B&B. The property, an ancient olive mill dated 1692, has been recently renovated maintaining the tuscan architecture (cotto floors, wood ceiling beams, cobblestone etc.) but offering all modern amenities; WiFi internet, HDTV, gym etc. The perfect location, between Lucca, Pisa, Florence and the beach (Cinque Terre, Viareggio, Forte dei Marmi, Portovenere, Portofino etc.), makes it a perfect base to explore the whole Tuscany. Pisa & Florence Intl airports are within 45 minutes drive.


  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • High chair

Bed & bathroom

  • 5 Twin beds
  • 6 Attached (ensuites)


  • Wireless Internet
  • Mountain Views
  • Shared garden
  • Private garden
  • Grill
  • Patio
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Bicycles available
  • Deck
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Safe
  • Stove
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • High chair
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Telephone
  • Fax machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
No smoking at this property


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

100% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least two weeks before check-in.

2 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 2 weeks before check-in.

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About the owner

Dario C.
Average reply time:
3 hours 21 minutes
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
26 Nov 2018
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Italian





Very Good
9 reviews

Very Good

“Sehr empfehlenswert!”

Reviewed 1 Oct 2014

Super Lage, toller Service, gutes Essen. Was will man mehr. Etwas schwer zu finden, aber das Suchen lohnt! Ausgezeichnetes Preis/ Leistungsverhältnis. Uns hat es sehr gut gefallen. Unbedingt weit… More

“exactly what were looking for...and more”

Reviewed 28 Jul 2013

We spent the last part of our honeymoon at Castello San Gennaro and we could not have asked for more!! Dario and Marie made us feel at home while simultaneously providing the privacy we wanted. Superb… More

Response from the owner Thanks again for coming!! We hope to see you again soon for tiiamisu!!!

“Authentic Tuscan Experience”

Reviewed 21 Jan 2013

A great B&B; for those wanting an authentic Tuscan experience rather than staying in a big city or town. The owners went to no end to ensure my stay was comfortable and enjoyable, and were extreme… More

“Tuscan hospitality at it's finest!!”

Reviewed 20 Jan 2013

Dario and Maria are the ultimate hosts! Dario picked us up at the train station and drove us up the beautiful Tuscan hills to San Gennaro Castello. They have a beautiful family who were all involved… More

“Fantastic place to stay and see Tuscany!”

Reviewed 24 Sep 2012

This B & B is in a beautiful hillside in Tuscany and owned by Dario Cecchini who makes sure you have a great time to your liking. The owner has many things and suggestions of what to do that is … More

“Fantastic! Personal & cozy!”

Reviewed 15 Jul 2012

We absolutely loved our stay at San Gennaro Collodi. Dario and his wife make you feel totally at home. He has fantastic knowledge of sightseeing on the area and surrounds and really gave us lots of … More

“Dinner and footbal”

Reviewed 12 Jul 2012

We was served a nice italian pizza meal duing the European football cup. The best with this place is the atmosphere. The owner really take care of you and enjoy talking with you. A really warm and fri… More

Response from the owner Thank you so much Ciao Dario

“Wonderful hospitality”

Reviewed 5 Jul 2012

We recently booked out all 4 of the bedrooms at this little oasis of calm in the Tuscan Hills for family members attending a wedding nearby. From the moment we arrived we were made feel extremely wel… More

Response from the owner Thank you so much! Write me at for the Film Festival in the Bahamas!! Ciao PS If you don't mind can you paste and copy this review in Tripadvisor,com at San Gennaro Castello? Cheers

“Ideal situation”

Reviewed 4 Jul 2012

San Gennaro Castello B&B; is the ideal place to stay for a visit to Tuscany. The B&B; is close to many interesting cities and also to the sea, while being in a quiet village. It is possible to… More

Response from the owner Thank you so much!!! Say hi to all your family hoping to see you soon! Ciao Dario

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If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your booking.

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Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

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How can I withdraw my booking request?

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How do I make changes to my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your booking page. To change your dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Dario (the owner) a message.

If Dario (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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