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Overview

Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
5
Sleeps:
10
Type:
Villa
Pets allowed:
Ask
Wi-Fi available:
Yes

5 Full baths

Description from manager

VILLA LAVANDA

Sleeps 2 to 10 - 4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms

A charming stone villa for 8 /10 people with pool in Southern Liguria close to Le Cinque Terre, the Gulf of Poets and near the Tuscan border.

Villa Lavanda is an enchanting 17th century stone house set among the hills preceding Cinque Terre.

The swimming pool at Villa Lavanda is extensively planted with wild Italian lavender that is indigenous to the area. At the height of the summer, as soon as you set foot in the entrance to the garden it’s delightful fragrance with it’s relaxing and insecticidal properties wraps it’s self around you, ensuring that even the most workaholic stress buckets will relax and unwind.

This classic Ligurian farm house has been tastefully and lovingly restored by the owner who is an architect well known in Italy. The stone arches, chestnut beams and terracotta floors have all been preserved and brought back to their original splendor, with high-level finishing in every detail.

Relaxed, comfortable and romantic, this villa will ensure a perfect holiday.

ACCOMODATION

Villa Lavanda is on two levels:

On the ground floor there is a large, fully equipped country-style kitchen and a cosy living room with a stone fireplace, Satelite television and a CD player. There is also a large bathroom with Jacuzzi on this floor.

A wooden staircase leads to the first floor in the sleeping area which has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.

A master bedroom with a wrought iron bed and an en suite bathroom with hydro-shower, a double bedroom with two romantic single beds (they can be put together on request), a lovely double bedroom and two large bathrooms with shower.

The first floor landing has been transformed into a large recreation room with a fine billiard-table, a telescope for star gazing and also access to the attic. The attic is an open loft space with two single beds (they can be put together on request) and a double sofa/futon bed.

The fitness area with a weight and pulley training machine for fitness buffs is also in this area.

Please note that all windows have mosquito screens and all bedrooms have ceiling fans.

Accommodation

Ground floor: fully equipped country-style kitchen and dining area, living room with access to a furbished patio, 1 bathroom with Jacuzzi

First floor: 1 master bedroom with en suite bathroom with hydro-shower, 1 double bedroom, 1 double bedroom with single beds, 2 large bathrooms with shower

Mezzanine/ loft: 1 twin bedroom , 1 double sofa bed/Futon

Square Meters: 380

Outside: private garden, furnished patio, 1 separate tavern with bathroom, equipped terraces, swimming pool (10x4), area for children’s games

Private parking for 3 cars.

THE GROUNDS

The garden is completely fenced ensuring total privacy. There is a beautiful covered verandah that looks onto the pool and is well furnished for dining alfresco. It’s elegantly billowing sun curtains make it the perfect place for a post prandial snooze.

Close to the main entrance, but in an independent building, is charming out building with a second kitchen (known as “La taverna” in Italian) it has a bar, a professional stove, a wood burning pizza oven, a large fireplace for BBQing and a table for over 10 people, as well as a bathroom you can use while in the swimming pool.

In the garden there is the swimming pool (10 x 4 meters) with sun umbrellas and wooden sun beds, as well as a small children playground. For guests use are four mountain bikes, the surrounding country side is perfectly suited for their use.

LOCATION

Villa Lavanda strategically located to reach all the most important parts of the Italian Riviera : Cinque Terre, Golfo dei Poeti, Portofino and Genova. It is also well located for Pisa, Lucca, Florence, Carrara and Versilia amongst other northern Tuscan attractions. There is so much to do and see you will be making a list for your next trip.

PRICES INCLUDE:

•All linen and towels

•All utilities

•WI FI Internet Access

•Water, gas, electrcity

•Cleaning 2 times a week

•Gardener

PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE:

•Security Deposit: € 700,00 to be paid in Euro on arrival and refunded at the end of the holiday

•Final cleaning of € 200,00

DISTANCES

Closest village: Beverino 2 km where there are grocery shops, bars, bank

Closest town: La Spezia 16 Km where there are supermarkets, restaurants, wine bars, shops, markets

Distance to shopping: 2 Km

Closest restaurant: “La Taverna” Beverino (5 mins by car)

Other restaurants & pubs: La Spezia 16 km, Cinque Terre (Riomaggiore) 22,5 Km, Portovenere 27 Km

Closest beaches/sea: Cinque Terre 22,5 km, Portovenere 27 km, Lerici 29 km

Nearest highway: S. Stefano di Magra (La Spezia) 20 Km

Nearest train station: La Spezia 16 km

Nearest Airport: Pisa (PSA) 97 Km

SITES OF INTEREST:

Cinque Terre by train: Trains depart daily from La Spezia

Timetable and information: Treni Italia

Cinque Terre by boat: Ferry companies depart daily from the local port of La Spezia

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 5063981

About the area

The varied landscape of this area provides a wealth of different holiday settings for our guests.The dramatically rocky coastline of the Cinque Terre, with its exhilarating clifftop hiking-trails, gives way to sophisticated seaside resorts skirting bays with sandy beaches, washed by the warm turquoise water of the Mediterranean sea. Ranging from just such superb coastal locations in the Cinque Terre area, to those of the adjoining Tuscan coast and countryside. The diversity and outstanding natural beauty of this particular corner of the world really do promise something for everyone, to make your stay here truly unforgettable. Villa Lavanda strategically located to reach all the most important parts of the Italian Riviera : Cinque Terre, Golfo dei Poeti, Portofino and Genova. It is also well located for Pisa, Lucca, Florence, Carrara and Versilia amongst other northern Tuscan attractions. There is so much to do and see you will be making a list for your next trip.

Manager profile

Francesca Zazzali - Sea And Country Villas - Director
Years listed:
6
Based in:
Italy

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Italian

About the manager

SEA AND COUNTRY VILLAS Our agency is based in the small historic town of Sarzana, set in a privileged 'crossroads' position between the Ligurian sea and northen Tuscany`s Apuan Alps mountain range. We are therefore ideally placed to bring you the very best of both these worlds, in terms o...

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Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
Yes, smoking allowed

Amenities

Bedrooms

  • 2 Full beds
  • 4 Twin beds

Features

  • Grill
  • Heating
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • High Speed Internet
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Linen provided
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Parking Included
  • Secure parking
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Safe
  • Towels provided
  • Wi-Fi available

Appliances

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • High chair
  • Freezer
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron
  • Stereo system
  • Kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Washing machine

Activities

  • Climbing frame

Bathrooms

  • 5 Full baths

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