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The Watermill at Posara

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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
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All reviews painting holiday from start to finish lovely location delicious food the river an unforgettable experience plein air second to none went the extra mile generous hosts great company wonderful week can't wait to go back nothing is too much trouble lois tutor knitting
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Bill and Lois have the knack of making everyone feel special. Add a magical knitting tutor, and the result is an unforgettable experience. I can't wait to go back! Excellent food, relaxing atmosphere, lovely people. Perfection!

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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Returned from a Creative Writing Holiday at this isolated but beautiful venue. Accommodation here is varied in size and outlook and if this matters to you check before you book. But my smallish room was comfortable and more than adequate for the limited time that...More

1  Thank oneworldchild
Response from LBreckon, Owner at The Watermill at PosaraResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, oneworldchild! Sorry about the couple of windy days during your week - it was very unfortunate because the weather here has been impeccably sunny and warm ever since. As one of last week's guests said: "Everything was perfect, your welcome, the luxurious accommodation,...More

Reviewed 20 September 2018

Perfect setting for a creative "holiday". Holiday is in inverted commas because I think we actually worked very hard - our tutor, Jo, guided and inspired our writing in the mornings, and we found time in the afternoons to write whatever exercise had been set...More

Thank 31melly
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Have just returned from a week's pastel painting holiday at the watermill. It was superb from start to finish. Location, delicious food, great company and most of all excellent tuition from Nel Whatmore and Rebecca de Mendonca, with a lot of fun thrown in. Our...More

Thank Val159
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Just come back from a weeks painting with Rebecca De Mendonca and Nel Whatmore at. the Watermill. It was such a wonderful holiday. The tuition was excellent, the location was stunning, the food was delicious, the accommodation was excellent,. Bill and Lois and the team...More

Thank Anne-Marie F
Response from LBreckon, Owner at The Watermill at PosaraResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you so much, Anne-Marie. We are already looking forward to welcoming you back!

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A unique setting for inspirational courses and relaxing holidays in Tuscany.Secluded millstream gardens, sun-drenched terraces, millstone tables under the vines for meals al fresco......just some of the More charms of The Watermill at Posara in Tuscany, Italy.We specialise in relaxing, inspiring, fun-filled painting holidays and creative writing courses. And, NEW, in 2014 a week of a cappella singing! We also offer unique self-catering holiday accommodation in five self-contained apartments. The mill has been beautifully restored and furnished and all the bright, well decorated bedrooms enjoy lovely views over the river, the gardens or the mountains. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Shuttle Bus Service
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Location
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Massa Carrara > Fivizzano
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Location
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Massa Carrara > Fivizzano
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"If you like the sound of the river and mill stream, Uccelli is the best room! Very soothing."
ninabS1141DO
7 Oct 2018
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"Rooms overlooking the stream are best. Quieter than onto the courtyard. Better wifi."
31melly
20 Sep 2018
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"All rooms have great views"
AMFurse
9 Sep 2018
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"My room was above the water which is quite noisy. The room itself was comfortable, clean with lovely..."
imogenManhatten
7 May 2018
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