Coreglia Antelminelli, Lucca, Italy
A tranquil and idyllic retreat which basks under the Tuscan sun, Colletto is perfect for those with discerning tastes.
Situated in one of the finest areas of outstanding natural beauty, this luxuriously restored 1938 square feet two bedroom residence is the among the finest available in this area of Tuscany. The glorious elevated position with panoramic vistas, makes it a much sought after property.
The spacious interiors have recently been immaculately restored by the owners, all to a very high standard of luxury, with terracotta floors, marble kitchen and antique furniture.
The living area gives a feeling of coolness, light and tranquillity with sunlight streaming through the large windows onto colour washed walls. There are large double French doors leading onto a private terrace with table, chairs and barbeque; ideal for alfresco eating, sunbathing, or soaking in the dramatic beauty of incredible sunsets and magical hilltop villages.
Guests will enjoy in room entertainment, HD plasma screen and over 100 new movies and access to iTunes and all the major TV stations through Apple tv.
Colletto is a much loved property, surrounded by beautifully maintained gardens with topiary shrubs, flowers and hide-away bowers for secluded eating and sunbathing. There is an aura of serenity and peace with breathtaking views and pure air which makes the area a paradise for walkers, artists, nature enthusiasts, gourmets and adventurers.
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Single Family Home with 1 level
3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1938 square feet
King, Queen, and Queen
6 guests maximum
Pisa (PSA) or Florence (FLR)
1 hour 30 mins by car from PSA and 1 hour 40 mins from FLR
...the stunning Tuscany countryside!
Optional and available at extra cost:
- Masseurs and beauticians;
- Dry cleaning and shoe shining;
Activities of Interest
- Wine Country
- Medieval Day on 15th August - Enjoy this historic parade by the Association of Halberdiers of the Vicariate of Coreglia.
- Walk the city walls in Lucca - These walls protected the city but also provided a tree-lined promenade with lovely views of the city and the countryside around it.
- Wine tours in the Chianti region - Enjoy the beautiful panorama of the hills covered in vineyards as you travel around Chianti.
- Taste truffles in San Miniato - Tuscany offers plenty of opportunities for sampling this perfumed and pricey fungus. San Miniato is particularly renowned throughout Italy for the white variety.
- Go hiking in the Maremma - The protected environment of the Monti dell’Uccellina is one of Italy’s last pristine stretches of coastline.
Places of Interest
- Museum of Plaster Figurines and Emigration (15 mins) - This famous museum invites visitors to explore the unique trend of emigration that brought the plaster cast artisans,to export their knowledge to every corner of the world.
- Church of San Martino (10 mins) - Impressive church built in the 9th century, home to exquisite works of art, like an Our Lady of the Rosary painted by Pietro Sorri in 1598.
- Castellan Church of San Michele (10 mins) - It is home to a painting depicting the Archangel St Michael (14th century) and a beautiful Annunciation from the Pisa school.
- Lucca (50 mins) - Founded by the Etruscans and was then a Roman colony around 180 BC. It also served as meeting place for Julius Caesar and Crassus.
- Florence (2 hours) - This gorgeous city contains numerous museums and art galleries, such as the Uffizi Gallery and the Palazzo Pitti.
- 40"+ TV
- Chef's Kitchen
- DVD Player
- Espresso Machine
- Gated Community
- Laundry Service
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Pool
- Washer & Dryer
- Wireless Internet
- iPod Dock Stereo