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La Balconata - Holiday rental in Tuscany

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Luxury medieval farmhouse with stunning views down the valleys into Bagni di Lucca, Sleeps 5. Two doubles one single, benefits from very large lounge area and kitchen, outside eating areas, pizza oven. Located in a small hamlet with very popular bar and restaurant. Shops and amenities 10 minutes by car. Great spot to use as a base for exploring the region, beach and skiing both 45 minutes drive. We offer fully serviced, self catering accommodation with daily cleaning and breakfast provided if required. The hosts are nearby on hand for help and assistance.Located in the hillside village of Granaiola overlooking the town of Bagni di Lucca, La Balconata Guest house offers everything you would expect from a rural retreat. On the edge of the Garfagnana national Park its the ideal getaway for a...Luxury medieval farmhouse with stunning views down the valleys into Bagni di Lucca, Sleeps 5. Two doubles one single, benefits from very large lounge area and kitchen, outside eating areas, pizza oven. Located in a small hamlet with very popular bar and restaurant. Shops and amenities 10 minutes by car. Great spot to use as a base for exploring the region, beach and skiing both 45 minutes drive. We offer fully serviced, self catering accommodation with daily cleaning and breakfast provided if required. The hosts are nearby on hand for help and assistance.Located in the hillside village of Granaiola overlooking the town of Bagni di Lucca, La Balconata Guest house offers everything you would expect from a rural retreat. On the edge of the Garfagnana national Park its the ideal getaway for anyone wishing to discover this hidden gem in the northern hills of Tuscany. The perfect base for touring by bike or car with walking routes throughout the vicinity as well as a host of other activities locally. The Spa town of Bagni di Lucca with shops, bars and restaurants is a 10 minute drive, with the historic town of Lucca a further 25 minutes. This Traditional stone built farmhouse is set over three floors, Three generous bedrooms on the top floor with two bathrooms, a large lounge area with open fire and ample comfortable seating for all. On the ground floor there is a beautiful, large, well equipped kitchen and dining room with access to the gardens, outside seating and patio areas. To top it all there are fantastic views from all the balconies and terraced garden.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Kevan H
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

We came here on our honeymoon with the intention of relaxing and little else - which is exactly what we did. The house is big (almost too big for just the two of us) and on three floors - the kitchen is huge and the...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank teebs21
Reviewed December 20, 2014

A hidden gem that is tucked away in the most spectacular location. Stunning and breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. The farmhouse is beautifully renovated and the pieces of art, sculpture and photographs add to the overall atmosphere. Kevan and Maureen are amazing hosts and...More

Date of stay: August 2014
1  Thank emjKlu
Reviewed October 27, 2014

We stayed here over the UK bank holiday weekend for 4 nights and the place is so peaceful and relaxing. Kevan was a great host and drew us a map the first morning after we arrived so we could walk through the forest and down...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank nocnoc2014
Reviewed October 12, 2014

Title says it all. Stayed for 4 nights and the owner was very welcoming and helpful. The house was very big and well equipped- huge kitchen, outdoor patio area with views over mountains. There are balconies on each floor with amazing views -lovely to wake...More

Date of stay: October 2014
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Reviewed July 27, 2014

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Date of stay: July 2014
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Reviewed May 5, 2014

We have just got back from a very enjoyable week at La Balconata. This beautifully restored farmhouse is situated on the hillside above Bagni Di Lucca and has spectacular views of the whole area, at times it feels like you are sitting above the clouds....More

Date of stay: April 2014
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Reviewed April 16, 2014

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Date of stay: November 2013
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Reviewed April 16, 2014

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Date of stay: September 2013
Reviewed March 11, 2014

Having stated at La Balconata before, I decided it was time for my girlfriend to get the genuine Tuscany experience and bought her along to the farmhouse. It was a great vacation and with Kevan and Maureen's local knowledge, we had a great time exploring...More

Date of stay: October 2013
1  Thank OliverE253
Reviewed September 2, 2013

This is a superbly located villa on the side of a hill, offering great value and location to the occupants. Everything from the bed down to the kitchen is excellent. Even the coffee machine is fantastic! The location is superb for all of Tuscanny and...More

Date of stay: August 2013
2  Thank JulianYoung2013
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Located in the hillside village of Granaiola overlooking the town of Bagni di Lucca, La Balconata Guest house offers everything you would expect from a rural retreat. On the edge of the Garfagnana National Park its the ideal getaway for anyone wishing to discover this hidden gem in the northern hills of Tuscany. The perfect base for touring by bike or car with walking routes throughout the vicinity as well as a host of other activities locally. The Spa town of Bagni di Lucca with shops, bars and restaurants is a 10 minute drive, with the historic town of Lucca a further 25 minutes. This Traditional stone built farmhouse is set over three floors, Three generous bedrooms on the top floor with two bathrooms, a large lounge area with open fire and ample comfortable seating for all on the groun...
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