November 26, 2018
One of the most visited locations in Italy, Tuscany is known for its vast portrait-like landscapes and old world charm.
Wooing travelers with its blatant display of unforgettable art pieces, exposure to fine wines and an incredible cuisine. It is truly an irresistible region, especially in the summertime!
So next July find yourself wondering around the birthplace of Michelangelo by day while by night relaxing in your own private countryside villa.
Here are a few you should try out!
Damiano is a beautiful villa in Tuscany with private pool and an extremely well-kept garden. It is located in a secluded position among olive trees enjoying magnificent views, just a 20 minute drive from the medieval city of Lucca and less than half an hour from the coast and beaches of Versilia.
The house has been restored with great attention to detail: the owners made sure to stay true to the Tuscan tradition when furnishing the house while equipping it with many comforts such as the well-equipped kitchen with a large American fridge, comfortable al fresco dining area, Wi-Fi connection and flat screen TV.
Though the property dates back to the seventeenth century it has been tastefully converted into a villa boasting country style bedrooms on different levels and modern bathrooms and kitchen.
The swimming pool is in a breathtaking position about 150 metres from the house. By the side of the pool there is a cabin with kitchenette and bathroom. There is a tennis court on the estate. The house has satellite TV, DVD and hi-fi system. he maid who takes care of the villa is also an excellent cook and, on request, she will cook local dishes for clients.
This property was built on the ruins of one of the old farmhouses dating back to 1600 belonging to the villa nearby owned by a noble family. It is located on top of the hill in the South side of Lucca countryside, only 7 km from the historic city center. It has been totally restored a few years ago using traditional materials such as beamed ceilings, terracotta tiled floors and maintaining an original pizza oven and barbecue.
The result is a very comfortable country home furnished with all modern comforts, such as wi-fi, mosquito nets and air-conditioning in all bedrooms except from the single bedroom.
This beautiful farmhouse is located in a very quiet and secluded position on the Castello di Volpaia estate.
The interior of Casavecchia Volpaia has been restored with full respect for the typical Tuscan traditions, and each bedroom has been equipped with an en-suite bathroom Guests can enjoy incredible views from the covered terrace, which is furnished for outdoor eating and is also very practical for families as it overlooks the pool, allowing parents to relax while keeping an eye on the pool area.
Imagine relaxing on a terrace, admiring a fabulous sunset over the beautiful Maremma panorama, all the way to the sea and including the Giglio Island.This is one of the highlights that Poggio Due Querce has to offer.
Nestled in a lovely garden planted with olive trees, rosemary and lavender, the property consists of two pretty stone houses, one covered with ivy, making it ideal for two families or a group of friends spending a holiday together. The interiors are decorated in earthy tones and combine comfort and original features in a delightful way.
Le Balze is a comfortable property, ideal for families. It is situated high in the hills and benefits from an undisturbed peace. The beautiful art towns of Camaiore and Pietrasanta, as well as the magnificent beaches of the Versilian coast, are all close by.
The interiors are spacious and luminous with all modern comfort. Five bedrooms are at the disposal of the guests, of which two are at garden level and therefore not as bright as the other three. On this lower floor there is also a sitting room that remains cool in the summer.The exteriors are composed of a lovely and well-maintained garden with a large swimming pool.
Villa Antica, is located alongside the rolling hills of the Niccone valley toward the Medieval hilltop town of Preggio. Along a white stone road is the beautifully restored farmhouse with its equally attractive guest house.
The interior of the house has been designed with emphasis on space and good proportions and flows smoothly from the kitchen through the dining room. Two steps down to the study and into the living room with its two south-west facing French doors which lead to the terrace and pergola, with unobstructed views across the distant Umbrian hills.Enjoy alfresco dining by the herb garden, or on the terrace under the wisteria covered pergola.