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The true Paradise in Tuscany

Villa -
4 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Lucca, Province of Lucca, Tuscany
Beautiful villa from the 1600 renovated with high level of beauty and comfort. The villa was built by the famous Cardinal Francesco Bonvisi around 1650 as his place for meditation and retreat.
The property offers a gorgeous view over the Lucca valley and yet is located just 5 minutes' drive away by car.
The estate is surounded by 16 acres of olive trees and boasts 4 large bedrooms with en-suite bathroom, swimmng pool, Patio for al fresco dining. Air condition in all rooms. One of the bedrooms has a suite with sofa where two young persons can sleep - thus providing accomodation for 10 persons in all. In additio to this, we provide a baby bed and chair.
In the nearest neighborhood there are two hotels that can accomodate larger groups.
Listing #FKN6840955
About the Owner
Fabio M
Languages spoken:Norwegian, Swedish, English, Italian
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2015
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

This property lays peacefully up in the hillside west of Lucca, with a marvellous view to Lucca and the mountains behind. A days stay at home, mostly by the pool was a perfect start of the vacation to lower the shoulders. But lots of seeworthy...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Steinar B
FabioManzetti, VR Owner at The true Paradise in Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2016

Thank you very much for your kind review. We hope you want to visit us again. Best regards Fabio Manzetti

Reviewed 16 November 2015

Ville Il Cardinale is a beautiful and quiet place to be. The view is fantastic, you are close enough to see the city Lucca, and still you are in the most peaceful surroundings. There are no close neighbors, so the only ting you can hear...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Guro S
FabioManzetti, VR Owner at The true Paradise in Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2015

Thank you very much for your kind reviwe. We hope to welcome you back anytime!

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(2)
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (5)
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    5 Unknown types
    2 Kings
    2 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: £449 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The estate is surrounded by 16 acres of olive trees with easy access to some mild mountain climbing over to the west side of the hill, facing the Tyrrenian Sea.
In the nearest neighborhood there are two hotels that can accommodate larger groups. The whole area is known for its medieaval villas and its mild micro-climate.

As additional info, may we inform you that we have a network of professionals tha can provide you with additional services and events like win tasting, private chef de cuisine, tours, shopping assistant, etc.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Pisa: 20.0 km
Railway: Lucca: 5.0 km
Ferry: Livorno: 37.0 km
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
Nearby cities
Tuscany Villas (26,361)
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