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Enter the parlour on the ground floor ....
.. enjoying the frescos featured at the bottom of the stairs
Climb the stairs .......
..... while admiring  Minerve and Bacchus on the walls, .....
....... the Muses on the ceiling........
... and Apollon, the God of music and beauty, at the very top of the vault
Simona Parra and Leonardo Sgroi performing 'Traviata' at Villa Di Lupo Parra
Welcome at Villa Di Lupo Parra!
The Three-Centuries-of-Art apartment at Villa Di Lupo Parra
You are now in your apartment: three centuries of arts featured in this room
Enjoy the bright atmosphere of the living room
....... with a breathtaking view .....
..... and a piano just for you to play
The Three Centuries of Art as the set of a film about Lauretta Cipriani's adventurous life
Admire the precious antique furnishings featured in this room .....
.... under this beautiful frescoed ceiling, .....
...delight at its precious details, ..........
...... marvel at a 18th-century fresco emerging under a 19th-century one
Play music composed by count Antonio Parra in 1863.
After playing the piano, have a good night in the bedroom
The symbol of painting welcomes you in the bedroom
Wake up among the symbols of arts
The allegory of architecture joins sculpture's
The allegory of architecture joins sculpture's
Enter the trendy kitchen
Have a shower in the stylish bathroom
Relax in the west garden, under the coat-of-arms of the Di Lupo Parra family
Sunbathe in the east garden
Enjoy the white acanto flowers in Spring ........
..... and the beautiful fejoia flowers blooming in May
Have a drink at sunset
read a good book in the south garden and get ready for a trip: .....
the Field of Miracles in Pisa is just a few minutes driving, ....
as well as  large white beaches ......
and pretty villages in the countryside.There is everything for a delicious holiday!!
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Overview
Castle -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Pisa, Province of Pisa, Tuscany
Enjoy the magic of living in a historic house, and in the very heart of Tuscany. Villa Di Lupo Parra opens its doors and welcomes you in the seductive atmosphere of its beautiful apartments for a holiday of culture and good life. Don't miss the pleasure to learn the intriguing story of the fascinating lady Lauretta, a former owner of the villa, who was a muse for so many artists of her time.

Located just 2 minutes from the motorway exit, the property is the ideal base for your art itineraries to Pisa, Lucca, Firenze, Volterra, San Gimignano, and Siena.
A car is not necessary!!
A free car service is available for guests to/from Pisa airport.
Shops, restaurants and cafés are within walking distance, as well as a bus stop and a train station with direct trains for Pisa and Florence, and connections for the main cities of Tusca...
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About the Owner, Donatella B
Languages spoken: English, Italian, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : May 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 38 reviews and 7 properties
Interaction with guests
The owners live in the castel and are on hand to answer questions and suggest what to do.
On request, a car service is available for guests to and from Pisa airport or train station on arrival / departure, free of charge.
On request, a taxi service is available for one-day or half-day trips all around Tuscany; the service must be booked two days in advance.
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Excellent - based on 14 reviews
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
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English first
jerard c
1 review
Reviewed 27 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Donatella and Antonio were perfect hosts who made our first Tuscan experience as effortless as possible. Their villa is amazing and our apartment was extremely spacious and had all the amenities and comforts we needed. Although slightly off the beaten track, there is a bus and train station within walking distance and the centre of `Pisa and `Florence are 7mins...

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Thank you Jerard for you review. We are happy to learn that you had a pleasant stay with us.

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Reviewed 20 October 2015 for a stay in August 2015

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Reviewed 12 October 2015 for a stay in September 2015

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Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fax
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 King
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£97
€110
£617
€700
£1,499
€1,700
14 Jul 2018 -
24 Aug 2018
Summer 2018
4 nights
£115
€130
£758
€860
£1,940
€2,200
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment: 30% is due at booking.
Special rates for long stay (more than two weeks). Please enquire.
Check-in from 15:00 p.m.
Check out within 10:00 a.m.
Hire cot 4 Euros/day.
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About the neighbourhood
Pisa is wellknown for its leaning tower and the amazing Piazza dei Miracoli, which don't need any further description. But there are many other monuments and places which are well worth seeing while walking through the city centre, after having a drink in a stylish café or tasting a real Italian homemade ice cream. Not far from Pisa visit Calci, a nice old town in the country with its beautiful Certosa, S. Miniato (a medieval town with landscapes on Arno valley and countryside), S. Piero a Grado (basilica).In June a festival is held in Pisa, called 'Giugno Pisano' with music, traditonal games, exhibitions. On June 16th at night 'Luminaria di S. Ranieri': thousands of candles adorn all the buildings along the river Arno and reflect their shapes on the water; un... more
Getting around
An exit of the FI-PI-LI highway, which connects Pisa with Florence, is just 2 minutes driving from the property.
But a car is not necessary: a train station and a bus stop are within walking distance.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Pisa International airport: 7.0 km
Railway: Navacchio: 0.7 km
Ferry: Livorno: 15.0 km
Fly to Pisa (cheap flights available from Ryanair, Easyjet and other low cost airlines).
Car hire available at the airport.
By car: from the airport take the motorway for Florence, exit at Navacchio (second exit). The house is just 3 minutes from the exit.
By train: from Pisa Central Station take the local train for Florence and get off in Navacchio after 7 minutes travelling. We are 700 meters from the station.
By train: from Florence central station take a local train for Pisa and get off in navacchio after 70 minute travelling.
By bus: from Pisa city centre only 10 minutes travelling. Bus stop 400 meter from house.
On request, fre car service to/from Pisa Airport or Pisa Central Station at arrival/departure.
Lucca is only 30 minutes driving, Florence, San Gimignano and Volterra...
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Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
Nearby cities
Tuscany Villas (20,920)
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