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Overview

Bedrooms:
8
Bathrooms:
8
Sleeps:
16
Type:
Villa
Pets allowed:
No
Wi-Fi available:
Yes

8 Unknown types

Description from manager

Villa Geko was originally a hunting lodge dating back to the 18th century. It is located in a lovely hilly side in the province of Lucca, among vineyards and olive groves.

Peaceful silence and greenery surround it.

The property is in a very secluded place where absolute privacy and tranquility are granted; anyway it is easy to reach, through a country road just 200 meters from the main road.

The property has been completely restored and renovated while maintaining the charm of a typical house of the Tuscan countryside.

The two-storey building has been painted in traditional red brick color and decorated with a picture of the compass rose. It is surrounded by acres of greenery and a garden with olive trees, pomegranates and citrus fruits, fully fenced and sunny, with blossoming oleander, hibiscus and petunias.

The whole villa has 8 charming rooms with en suite bathrooms, each room is furnished with typical Tuscan antique furnishings. The beds are modern and comfortable and help the guests to relax and feel on holiday. The villa is provided with all modern comforts such as: satellite TV in each room, including the living rooms, two computers, Skype and Wi-Fi keep the guests in touch with the world.

Great terrace with tables, chairs, gazebos, BBQ and the gentle breeze makes a vacation here always pleasant.

The garden and the pool area, brimming with colorful flowers, are delighting the guests.

In detail you will find on the ground floor 1 large family room with study and lounge, equipped with satellite TV, stereo and WI FI connection; 1 additional lounge, also with satellite TV, stereo and WI FI connection; 1 large, fully equipped kitchen and a dining room with a lounge area with fireplace; a further kitchen, fully equipped with small breakfast table and fireplace.

On this floor there are also two bedrooms, the first bedroom has a double or twin beds with en suite bath-shower, suitable for guests with mobility problem and a small double bedroom with en suite bath-shower.

All rooms have individually controlled air conditioning.

On the first floor there are 8 bedrooms: 4 of them with double or twin beds and en suite bathrooms with bath-tub and shower; one room with double bed and en suite bathroom with bath-tub and shower; another one with twin beds and bath-shower and other two bedrooms with double or twin beds that share one bathroom.

All bedrooms have individually controlled air conditioning, satellite TV and mosquito screens.

Outside you will find the gardens with a shaded terrace with large wooden dining table (seats up to twenty people), a large patio with tables and chairs for outdoor dining and lounge chairs.

There are also one gazebo grown in by jasmine, shading a round table for 10 guests and a second gazebo grown in by grapevines, shading a round table also for 10 guests.

Halfway down from the patio to the swimming pool, you will find another terrace with a wooden gazebo, lined with flowers and green plants, which is used as an outdoor gym with a variety of exercise gears, 2 barbecue stations, a large swimming pool (6 x 12m), surrounded by a large lawn, with deck chairs, sun-beds, tables and sunshades and there is also a large secure gated private parking lot.

GUESTS OF VILLA GEKO WILL BE WELCOMED BY A BUFFET ARRIVAL DINNER WHICH ALSO INCLUDES LOCAL WINE

Distances

Lucca train station: 12 km

Pescia train station: 10 km

Pisa airport: 50 km (35 min)

Florence airport: 70 km (1 hr.)

Lucca: 11 km

Pisa: 45 min

Viareggio/beach: 45 min

Florence: 1 hour

Cinque Terre: 1.5 hrs.

Siena: 2 hrs.

Rental Roles:

A 30% deposit is required upon confirmation; the final balance is due within 60 days prior to arrival.

The rates are for 16 people; extra bed (€ 40 per night, per person).

Minimum stay 1 week; changeover day: Saturday.

Special requests such as: different arrival day, shorter or longer stay than a week can be considered (quotation on demand).

Check-in: from 04.00 pm to 07.00 pm; Checkout: before 10.00 am

The guests are kindly required to take with them copies of their passports.

Security deposit (Refundalbe):

€ 1.000 to be paid in cash upon arrival. It will be returned upon departure less any damage or unpaid fees.

Additional Expenses:

Heating and A/C (upon consumption)

Telephone

Laundry Service

Cook/nanny

Optional activities

For the children there are baby cots and highchairs available (€ 30,00 per week)

Included in the price:

Buffet welcome dinner on arrival, (wine included)

Rental of properties and its garden utilities (swimming pool, table soccer, ping pong, outdoor gym

Gardner/ground maintenance

Daily clearing of the pool

Maid service twice a week

Bed linen (weekly changed)

Toilette set (soap, teeth brush, shower gel)

Household linen and pool towels (weekly changed)

Wi-Fi Internet connection in all rooms

2 fully equipped computers (printer, webcam)

Final cleaning

Utilities (except heating and air conditioning)

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 8635096

Manager profile

Guido Terzuoli
Years listed:
7
Based in:
Italy

Languages spoken: English, Italian

About the manager

I'm 42 years old and live and work in Sorrento .I take pride in our properties and are responsive to any of our renters needs. Since we are local, we deal with our guests directly – from key exchanges, to cleaning, to repairs, and anything in between. All of our properties are fully furn...

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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
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Smoking
No smoking at this property

Amenities

Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Grill
  • Heating
  • Fireplace
  • Private garden
  • High Speed Internet
  • Linen provided
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Parking Included
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Safe
  • Staffed property
  • Towels provided
  • Wi-Fi available

Appliances

  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • Freezer
  • Iron
  • Stereo system
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Activities

  • Cycling Trips

Bathrooms

  • 8 Unknown types

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