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Villa Olivo

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Overview
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
4 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Nestled high in the beautiful Montecatini area, this spacious Tuscan farmhouse boasts stunning views and a tranquil Tuscan lifestyle set in 5 acres of olive groves and chestnut forest. Perfectly situated, 30 minutes from the 'Leaning Tower' and airport of Pisa and 35 minutes from the historic renaissance city of Florence, this traditional style holiday home is suited to a variety of holiday-makers keen on enjoying the delights of the Tuscan region. Just 1 hour from the Chianti trail wine region and one and a half hours from Sienna, the accommodation caters for large parties and families (up to 8) searching for a cultured tour of the area as well as seeking a quiet retreat enjoying Montecatini and the charming nearby medieval walled town of Lucca (30 minutes). With the Abetone ski resort an...Nestled high in the beautiful Montecatini area, this spacious Tuscan farmhouse boasts stunning views and a tranquil Tuscan lifestyle set in 5 acres of olive groves and chestnut forest. Perfectly situated, 30 minutes from the 'Leaning Tower' and airport of Pisa and 35 minutes from the historic renaissance city of Florence, this traditional style holiday home is suited to a variety of holiday-makers keen on enjoying the delights of the Tuscan region. Just 1 hour from the Chianti trail wine region and one and a half hours from Sienna, the accommodation caters for large parties and families (up to 8) searching for a cultured tour of the area as well as seeking a quiet retreat enjoying Montecatini and the charming nearby medieval walled town of Lucca (30 minutes). With the Abetone ski resort an hour's drive North and the white sandy beaches of popular Viarregio the same distance West, there are bountiful nearby excursions for all to enjoy from this idyllic starting point. Villa Olivo has 2 double bedrooms with kingsize beds and a twin bedded room - each room being very spacious with ample storage and spectacular views across the valley. There is also a family bathroom comprising of bath, shower, toilet, bidet and vanity unit. The downstairs has a living room with a kingsize sofa bed and shower room . The spacious fitted kitchen / dining room has a dishwasher, an electric fan oven with a gas hob. There is also, a fridge freezer, microwave, electric kettle, and toaster. It is perfect for families self catering where meals can be taken in the dining room or 'al fresco' on the patio. Villa Olivo is available for rent for up to 8 people: - 600 euros per week for 4 people - 20 euros per night per additional person More
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Clive Y
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2011
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

The house is peaceful, clean, nicely decorated and has very spacious bedrooms. The garden is perfect with an amazing view into olive groves and cypress trees. It is very conveniently located close to charming medieval towns such as Pisa (40 min), Lucca (30 min) and...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Maritza L
Management response:Responded 10 August 2018

Many thanks, Maritza. The Puccini Festival runs for the whole of August with many events in Lucca and the Torre del Lago. Lucca also presents many popular music concerts over the summer season. Really pleased you had a great time, Best wishes, Clive

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We had the most amazing holiday in this lovely villa. The location is absolutely perfect. We visited all the top Tuscan spots; Florence, Pisa, Lucca and of course Montecatini Terme and Alto! As well as some lovely local places recommended by the owners that really...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Melanie T
Management response:Responded 14 April 2018

Many thanks for your very positive review. We do get some very nice weather in April in Tuscany. Glad you got round to visiting all the major attractions. We'd love to have you back again sometime. We offer a 15% discount for returning guests. Regards,...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

The farmhouse has spectacular views and total privacy. It is a little out of the way but that adds to the charm. It is close to many good restaurants and is a 10 minute drive to the Autostrada making it easy to see all of...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank dansanny
Management response:Responded 22 August 2017

Many thanks, Danny. We're really pleased you enjoyed your stay. Yes, we never tire of the views from the terrace across the valley, Clive & Gill

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Villa Olivo was perfect for our needs. It was quiet, yet close to the Autostrada, enabling us to visit the surrounding areas very easily. It was roomy & clean. Having our morning coffee on the patio area was truly delightful. We recommend it.

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Mark N
Management response:Responded 1 June 2017

Thank you, Mark. Glad you enjoyed your stay. We chose the House because of its location and easy access to the major attractions in Tuscany. Best wishes, Clive & Gill

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Villa Olivo is a nice old house, well restored, with good big bedrooms and a very comfortable sitting room. But it's on its location that the Villa really scores: deep in the Tuscan countryside, every bedroom has a view over the archetypal landscape of olive...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Arthur-rock
Management response:Responded 21 May 2017

Many thanks for your positive comments, Arthur. We're really pleased you enjoyed your stay. We bought the House because of its location and accessibility to the major sights of Tuscany. We didn't know about the Villa Medicea in Prato which we intend to visit. We'll...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Kettle
Terrace
Toaster
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
The property has been re-decorated throughout and the furniture and fittings are all brand new. The kitchen / dining room has traditional terra cotta tiled flooring. The bedrooms are all very spacious with spectacular views. The downstairs living room has French windows opening directly onto the large terrace. The villa has central heating and a constant supply of hot water. The modern kitchen is fully equipped for 8 place settings.
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About the neighbourhood
Montecatini Terme is a beautiful town that was built around its mineral water springs and spas. It is a shoppers paradise with many designer shops and outlets. Montecatini Alto is the original Montecatini settlement, lying a few hundred metres above the 'new' town.The views from here are splendid, and the delightful Piazza Giusti is home to some excellent bars and restaurants. Monsumano Terme has an 18 hole golf course and an outdoor thermal swimming pool (open all year round and very warm) Florence (Firenze) is the regional capital of Tuscany. The town is situated on the river Arno, which is spanned by the famous Ponte Vecchio. Florence's most striking landmark is Brunelleschi's dome on the Duomo, and its most reproduced sight is Michelangelo's statue of David. Lucca is often whispered...
How to get there
Casa Cipressi is about 35 minutes drive from Pisa airport along the main autostrada towards Florence, Take the Montecatini Terme exit and proceed to the village of Nievole. EasyJet fly to Pisa from Gatwick, Luton and Bristol. Jet2.com fly to Pisa from Manchester. British Airways fly to Pisa from Heathrow and Gatwick. Meridiana Airways fly from Gatwick to Florence (35 minutes to Montecatini Terme from Florence). The cheapest car hire company we have found is autoeurope.co.uk. Book online and pick up your car at Pisa airport.
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