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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Matraia, Province of Lucca, Tuscany
'IL FORNO' The house sleeps 4 - It is decorated in a country Tuscany stile and is on one level and consists of large open plan living space whit dinner table and chairs, a sofa and well equiped kitchen (with dishwasher, fires, frigo and pottery); There are two bedrooms, one with double bed and the other with two single beds; There is one shower room toilette.- External washing-machine, vacuum cleaner, satellite TV, Wi-fi and central heating.
On request it is possible to add a child-bed. - The house has its own private garden with deckchair, somebeds and a pergola with table for lunch/dinner, barbecue in open air and private parking.
On request it is possible to add a child-bed.
In the master bedroom there is a ceiling fan and in the living room there is an air conditioning system sufficient to refresh the whole house.
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Listing #HL191127
About the Owner
Marina A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2011
Interaction with guests
It is possible, on request, enjoy a great dinner of typical Tuscan dishes or take part in a cooking class (minimum 4 persons) that will give you the opportunity to learn many recipes, after which you can have dinner with dishes from yourself prepared.
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Reviewed 9 June 2015

My fiancé and I just returned from a one month stay at Il Forno and we are already dreaming of our next visit. Perched high in the hills of Matraia, the 16th century stone homestead is charming, as are its owners, Marina and Paolo. Our...More

1  Thank KateJake15
Management response:Responded 10 June 2015

Thank you Kate and Jake,we miss you so much, we wait for you..remember!!! Best wishes for your marriage! was a plesure to host you! Have a nice time!Marina, Paolo and Olga! :)

Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

What a wonderful place to stay!! Marino and Paolo were fantastic hosts. When we arrived there was a bottle of red wine and fresh eggs from their hens. It was a lovely warm welcome! From then on they were always available to answer any questions...More

1  Thank LynnieWhite
Management response:Responded 6 May 2015

Thank you Lynne,also for us has been a plesure to host you and we hope to meet you and your nice family again! Have a nice time! Marina and Paolo

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Reviewed 22 September 2014

This was a very nice holiday house. The hosts, who live in an adjoining house, are welcoming and helpful, the view was fantastic and the experience felt very authentic Tuscan. We travelled with our two young children (1 and 3) and found the house spacious...More

1  Thank Andrew H
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 7:00 PM
    Check out: 9:00 AM
Pets are allowed after agreement with the owner.
Observe the rules for separate waste collection.
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    2 Twins
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Final cleaning: £53 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £178 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The rental rates do not include the following costs that need to be paid according to usage: heating Help cleaning on request.
Please Note: The owner of this property accepts payment in the original currency specified (Euro), before use of conversion tool. The conversion tool is provided for your convenience only. The owner may accept other currencies if specifically agreed in advance.

Additional information about rental rates:

* prices quoted are weekly
- we regret that credit cards can not be accepted
- shorter stays, 2 days minimum, can be arranged at the owner's discretion
- Saturday arrivals and departures
- Arrival time 2 pm and 7 pm, departure: 8 am and 10 am.
- 30% deposit required. Remaining balance to be paid preferably in cash at the arrival is also necessary to pay a caution money of Euro 200,00 that I will give you back at your departure.
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About the neighbourhood
Lucca was an Etruscan territory. However the archaeological finds and the ancient documents of a sure importance go back all to the Roman period. - In the 89 a.C. Lucca becomes a town hall a lot important to pick in the 56 a.C., Cesar, Pompeo and Crasso legacies in triumvirato. - With the barbaric invasions, Lucca not lost its importance, because very it is defended, it is because from the 570 approximately, became center of the power Longobardo and understood them of the Tuscia. Of this period they are the ancient religious buildings. - With century XII the affirmation of the city is by now definitive the art of the silk becomes the main economic activity of the Common one and round to it the dominated social woven one from rich is organized and powerful companies of merchants whom they... more
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How to get there
Airport: Pisa - Galileo Galilei: 30.0 km
Railway: Lucca: 14.0 km
Ferry: Livorno: 40.0 km
Nearest airport: Pisa about 30 Kilometres - Ryanair
Nearest train station: Lucca about 14 Kilometres
Nearest motorway Junction: Capannori about 8 Kilometres or Lucca about 14 Kilometres
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
Nearby cities
Tuscany Villas (26,562)
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