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Casa Marginetta

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The views from Casa Marginetta are breathtaking!
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
2 reviews
The views from Casa Marginetta are breathtaking!
Casa Marginetta in beautiful Tuscany
Our relaxing sun deck with recliners, picnic table and gas bar-b-que
Relax in our cosy lounge
Little 'Pumpkin' wanted to come home with us ...
We take your safety seriously with carbon monoxide & smoke detectors, fire extinguisher & blanket
Tapestries, cotto tiles and ancient chestnut beams give that truly Tuscan feel
Every convenience including granite worktops in the modern kitchen
Take a refreshing bath or shower in our inviting bathroom!
The feature fireplace in the second bedroom
Enjoy your favourite programmes via satellite TV. Home Cinema and DVD are provided too.
Dressing table in the master bedroom
The luxurious master bedroom
Enjoy the natural geothermally heated open-air swimming pool in Bagni di Lucca
The beautiful Piazza Anfiteatro in nearby Lucca
See the 'Leaning Tower' and other attractions at the 'Piazza dei Miracoli' in nearby Pisa
Ancient Devil's Bridge at nearby Borgo a Mozzano
The Valley of Light at Abetone
The end of another great day on the slopes at Abetone ...
Abetone is great for snowboarders too ...
Chairlifts instead of draglifts = Happy beginners at Abetone!
Fast chairlifts and short lift lines = Happy intermediates at Abetone!
Deep powder and no avalanches = Happy off-piste experts at Abetone!
Free your mind in Abetone's wide open space
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 7
Pescaglia, Province of Lucca, Tuscany
Located in the village of Convalle in the idyllic surroundings of the Apuan Alps Natural Park near Pescaglia in the Lucca province of Tuscany, you will find an oasis of peace and tranquility in which to relax and unwind.

Casa Marginetta is a tastefully restored collection of 300-year-old stone cottages that have been joined together to offer spacious accommodation for up to seven people.

Whatever your preference, be it summer sun, good wine, fine food, walking, cycling sightseeing or even winter sports, Casa Marginetta could be your ideal Tuscan 'agroturismo' home from home!

Low cost flights from an ever-growing number of UK and other European airports and airlines, together with quick local transfers, now make getting here more affordable and less hassle than ever before.

Why not make this the year that you discover Tuscany...
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About the Owner, Steven P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 50 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 51 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2008
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 2 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL76603
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English first
Nottingham, United Kingdom
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013

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johnwade0...
Stratford-upon-Avon
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2012 for a stay in August 2012
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The service we received from the owners was excellent. Getting the key through the post took a lot of stress out of the arrival. The directions from the airport were perhaps a bit too detailed but they got us there OK.

When we arrived the property was clean and tidy. There was a jug of iced lemon water in the fridge, a bowl of plums and a bottle of local wine together with a very welcoming note.

The property was spacious, very well equipped and had everything we needed.

Convalle is up in the hills (about 20 mins from the main valley road) and there are no shops in the village.......but this quietness is what attracted us to it. There are several small villages nearby with a range of good restuarnats, a post office, chemist, etc.

The location is amazing though. Stunning views across the village rooftops and then out across the tree covered hills.

Best things were the level of equipment in the property, its location and the warmth of the...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
• Enjoy numerous digital TV and radio channels from the BBC, ITV, BSkyB etc. via satellite
• Main and portable TVs for multiroom viewing
• Two DVD players with a library of DVD movies, general entertainment and children's programmes
• Dolby surround sound home cinema system
• CD/Radio/HiFi
• 2 Sony Playstation 2 consoles with a large library of games
• Motorola walkie-talkies<
• Two Electric pedestal fans
• Bread maker
• Brita water filter jug
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
Availability
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Dates Min stay Per night
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£50
Fees
  • Preparation: £100 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
* Other Charges *

• There is a service charge of £25 per person per booking to cover preparation, laundry etc.
• Winter Season add £15 per night for central heating

* Payments *
• Only 20% deposit required at time of booking. No more to pay until 8 weeks before occupancy
• We accept payments via TripAdvisor

* Options *
• Air conditioning available in Master Bedroom for just £2 per night
• Electric blankets available for just £1 per person per night
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About the neighbourhood
* The authentic taste of Tuscany *<BR><BR>A wide selection of local restaurants in the “Valley of Gastronomy” offer a wealth of genuine Tuscan gourmet delights:<BR><BR>• Freshly made calzone pizzas sizzle in the log-fired stone oven at “La Fonte”.<BR>• Home-made “Tortelloni” pasta and the freshest seafood are on offer at “La Tana”.<BR>• Possibly the world’s best mixed grill is served at “Il Guerriero”.<BR>• Fresh “Funghi Porcini” mushrooms are yours to enjoy at “Il Molino del Volpe”.<BR><BR>To add to your experience there are unforgettable Italian tomatoes in salads drenched with local Luccan<BR>‘extra virgin’ olive oil and tasty balsamic vinegar from Modena in nearby Emilia-Romagna.<BR><BR>Last, but not least, you are... more
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Pisa: 47.0 km
Railway: Diecimo-Pescaglia: 8.6 km
Cheap flights to Pisa are available from most UK and European airports via a number of airlines and Casa Marginetta is just 47 km from the airport - under an hour by car.<BR><BR>Flights to Pisa from Birmingham, Bournemouth, Dublin, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool and London Stansted with Ryanair<BR><BR>Flights to Pisa from Bristol, London Luton and London Gatwick with easyJet<BR><BR>Flights to Pisa from London Gatwick and Manchester with ThomsonFly<BR><BR>Flights to Pisa from Belfast, Leeds/Bradford, Manchester and Newcastle with Jet2<BR><BR>Flights to Pisa from London Gatwick and London Heathrow with British Airways<BR><BR>Flights to Bologna, Genoa and Parma from London Stansted with Ryanair<BR&... more
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 27.0 km.
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