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Villa Balbano

Via di Balbano, Lucca Lu, Italy

Property Ref:
ITL422

Bedrooms:
6

Sleeps:
12

Pets:
Yes (max 1)

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Description of Villa Balbano

This beautiful holiday home with private swimming pool was built in the late 19th century and is located about 500 metres from the small town of Balbano and only 9 km from the charming town of Lucca. The house is surrounded by a beautiful 7 ha large and completely fenced park, which is partly covered with pine trees. The location offers a beautiful view of the Lucca countryside. The property also includes an adjoining building, where the key holder lives discreetly. He will not only welcome you on arrival so that you will feel at home, but on request, he will also give you unforgettable culinary ideas as he is a valued and respected cook who, will provide you with an excellent breakfast, lunch and dinner. On request you can also participate in cooking classes (including bread baking and making delicious pizzas in the wood oven). For his dishes, the chef will use the products from his vegetable garden, which you can also purchase too. He will also organise grocery shopping, yoga and Qi Gong courses (in Italian and English). Inside the property is traditionally and charmingly decorated. There are 6 lovely bedrooms, all decorated to a high standard and feel bright and airy. The accommodation can fit up to 12 guests comfortably. The kitchen, dining room and living area are all well equipped, comfortable and spacious and so the house has a real home form home feel.The holiday home is ideal, not only to spend pleasant days outdoors and by the swimming pool (salt water), but also for interesting trips to the most beautiful cities of Tuscany: Pisa (20 km), known for its Leaning Tower, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Each year, on the 16th of June, the Luminara festival takes here place. This feast is in honour of San Ranieri, the Saint patron of the city: on this evening all the electric lighting along the river Arno is turned off and the promenade is lit with thousands of candles. Florence (105 km), Arezzo (162 km), Siena (157 km). The beaches of Versilia are only 25 km away and are ideal for sunbathing, here you will also find promenades with shops and good restaurants.

Features of Villa Balbano

  • 1 TV
  • Billiards
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee brewer
  • Semi-Detached
  • Activity house
  • Central heating
  • Washing machine
  • Gas/electric cooker
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Consumption costs excl.
  • Quality garden furniture
  • Wireless internet (free)
  • Kitchen: Hot and cold water


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Location details for Villa Balbano

(Map marker is an approximate location, precise location provided upon booking)
  • Distance from:
  • 1 hour 3 minutes drive from Firenze (51 miles)
  • 2 hours 23 minutes drive from Perugia (143 miles)


(All distances and times are approximations)