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Villa Elena

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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
A modernised, 3 bedroom stone villa with secure terrace and large garden (suitable for children). Set in a quiet wooded hillside, between the towns of Pontremoli(10km) and Villafranca(5km) and easily accessible, just 7 km from the A15 La Spezia - Parma Autostrada. Ideal location for walking, cycling, beach trips and sight seeing in Tuscany, Liguria and Emilia-Romagna. Access to terrace and living area (all on the one level) are up 8 stone steps, with hand rail. There is ample parking available at side of villa. The terrace is south/south- west facing, with awning, allowing guests to enjoy eating outdoors and beautiful views in this part of Tuscany called Lunigiana. Wi- Fi is installed and there is table tennis available at property. All bedrooms are large and the thickness of the int...A modernised, 3 bedroom stone villa with secure terrace and large garden (suitable for children). Set in a quiet wooded hillside, between the towns of Pontremoli(10km) and Villafranca(5km) and easily accessible, just 7 km from the A15 La Spezia - Parma Autostrada. Ideal location for walking, cycling, beach trips and sight seeing in Tuscany, Liguria and Emilia-Romagna. Access to terrace and living area (all on the one level) are up 8 stone steps, with hand rail. There is ample parking available at side of villa. The terrace is south/south- west facing, with awning, allowing guests to enjoy eating outdoors and beautiful views in this part of Tuscany called Lunigiana. Wi- Fi is installed and there is table tennis available at property. All bedrooms are large and the thickness of the interior walls give good sound proofing. High ceilings give an airy feel in summer. The wooden shutters give total blackout. There is direct access to terrace from both kitchen and living area. Security light and up-lighters accentuate the villa at night.. Local hotel (La Pineta) is 300m from property serving delicious home made dishes from this region. A 50 metre outdoor swimming pool is available (July and August) in Villafranca The world famous Cinque Terre region is best reached by train. (1 hour from our nearest station called Villafranca-Bagnone) . The coastal resorts of Liguria from Portofino to Forte dei Marmi are around one hour travelling by car. The majestic Carrara mountains are also one hour by car. Pitch and Putt and driving range is available in Pontremoli.More
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Jimmy H
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2014
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

I travelled to Villa Elena for a week in June and was welcomed to the sight of Prosecco, Parma ham and a Pint! Villa Elena is very close to Pontremoli and Villafranca, towns you can catch trains to Parma, Pisa, Florence etc. though I would...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Lifeobrian
jamesfh2014, VR Owner at Villa Elena, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Thanks Brian it was a delightful to see you and hear you enjoyed your stay. Regards Helen

Reviewed 24 August 2017

We have just had the most amazing holiday & I highly recommend this villa & location. If you're looking for a slice of real rural Italy close to medieval cities, villages & towns then you should consider staying at this villa. The villa is situated...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank HelenK378
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Blender
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Ping Pong Table
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
House Swap
Patio
Fireplace
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Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Lerici, (40km) is an upwardly mobile resort of garden villas, seafront bars and trattorias. Cinque Terre is best reached by train from Villafranca, (one hour). Walk, take the boat or train between the five spectacular towns. The Riviera di Levante east of Genoa includes Portofino, Santa Margherita and Camogli.
How to get there
Driving from Northern France is approximately 14 hours Other airports nearby are Parma (80km), Genoa (120km), Bologna (180km), Bergamo (200km) and Milan (200km) They are serviced by low cost airlines from UK and Ireland.
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