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La Stalla - Newly rebuilted stables as a nice home

Farmhouse -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
San Marcello Pistoiese, Province of Pistoia, Tuscany
Il Gufo Farmhouse in San Marcello Pistoiese is a perfectly restored Villa that respects the traditional architecture of Tuscany, with antique furniture and rustic interior features selected to maintain the warm atmosphere of the past.There are 4 apartments, two for 2 people and two for 4 (all large enough to add another bed on request) .Each apartment allows you to dine and relax, with a fully-equipped kitchen and open fireplace.The 16 metre swimming pool, open from May to September, is built into the side of the mountain and follows the natural curves of the hillside. This site enjoys particularly spectacular views across the mountians, valley and neighbouring villages. It is 100 metres away from the house in order to ensure the peace and quiet around the apartments themselves.LA STALLA: (60 m2: Sleeps 4) Dining/sitting room with kitchen... Read more
Listing #HL101117
About the Owner
Sandro S
Languages spoken:English, Italian, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:October 2008
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Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stayed for a week in this beautiful rustic house deep in the mountains. It is reached from the village by a narrow uphill lane and has amazing views over the Tuscan countryside. The house is very clean and has a well equipped kitchen area...More

Date of stay: July 2014
1  Thank Elaine F
Reviewed June 23, 2014

Apart from the rather rugged uneven road up to the house everything was great. Sandro the owner was charming and friendly. We had use of a fab pool and the rooms were great . The town at bottom of hill was full of convenient shops...More

Date of stay: June 2014
Thank DawnKen_12
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New York City, New York
Reviewed February 24, 2014


Date of stay: September 2013
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
La Stalla's rooms were originally the farmhouse stables, mostly used for cattle.La Stalla comprises: (60 m2: Sleeps 4) Dining/sitting room with kitchen, open stone fireplace and armchairs (30 m2) + 1 double bedroom (12 m2) + 1 twin bedroom (9m2) + a bathroom with shower, toilet, bidet and basin. Stone walls, kitchen with oven, four hob stove, refrigerator, freezer, historic stone basin. Adjustable heating. Private entrance. Private fenced garden with outdoor furniture (approx. 30 m2).
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Crib
    1 Full
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  • Cleaning fee: C$76 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The price includes: bed linnen, towels, wifi from May to September, washing machine, electricity, hot water, cot and high chair on request. Deposit on arrival (security bond) 200 euro either in cash or leaving the credit card details at the check in, to be returned at the end of the holiday. Extra cost if requested: Heating for each apartment 10 euro per day.
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About the neighbourhood
The farmhouse is a 20 minute walk from the centre of the village. There are some excellent restaurants in the local area. The most famous is said to have invented the sumptuous 'tagliata'- a fat and juicy cut of beef cooked in a special way. You can also try the restaurant with 7 taster pasta dishes, or another with inventive twists on traditional Italian cooking. Local specialities include Porcini mushrooms & wild boar- and don't foget bread, oil and wine!


San Marcello-in-Pistoiese is just one of many delightful hill-top villages that are worth visiting in the region – and it's only a short walk from your apartment. There are several restaurants in San Marcello Pistoiese, 3 banks with ATMs, pubs and bars, supermarkets, internet access, and everything you...
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How to get there
Airport: Pisa and Florence (1 hour): 70.0 km
Railway: Pracchia: 10.0 km
Ferry: Livorno: 90.0 km
From Florence take the motorway A11 to Pisa and exit at Pistoia . From there follow the signs for Abetone and after 23 km you arrive in San Marcello Pistoiese. Florence to San Marcello Pistoiese is a 50 minute drive.
The farmhouse is an 1.5 hours drive from Pisa airport, which has extensive budget airline connections to the UK and car hire. We are also 1 hour drive from Florence airport and 1h45 from Bologna airport. However, the efficiency of public transport also makes it possible to visit without a car; there are excellent train links from Pisa airport, Florence, Lucca to Pistoia and from Bologna to Pracchia. Regular buses from Pistoia and Pracchia come to San Marcello.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 110.0 km.
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