La Macina, Capannori, Italy
Apartment | Capannori | Italy
Enjoy an exclusive Tuscan escape for 6!
Situated within the prestigious Borgo di Matraia complex, which offers shared access to 2 pools, a gym, sauna, tennis courts and the 2000mq parkland of Villa Guinigi, this 2-bed holiday retreat offers every ex"... Read More
Property Type : Apartment Sleeps : 6
Avg GBP £ 163
Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1
1. King size bed
2. Twin or Single Bed
3. Sleep Sofa or Futon
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Enjoy an exclusive Tuscan escape for 6!
Situated within the prestigious Borgo di Matraia complex, which offers shared access to 2 pools, a gym, sauna, tennis courts and the 2000mq parkland of Villa Guinigi, this 2-bed holiday retreat offers every excuse to enjoy yourself!
Internally, the beautifully-renovated 2nd floor retreat boasts a magnificent open plan Living room with exposed stone wall and an ambient full-height beamed ceiling. From the Kitchen and Dining space, Double French doors to the Juliette balcony provide breath taking views across the Lucca countryside.
Whatever the season, the Living space invites guests to kick back and enjoy themselves; with a lovely sofa suite with flat screen TV and free WIFI access featuring alongside a stylish marble topped dining table for 6 and a sleek white modern Kitchen. The Kitchen is fully-equipped with an induction hob, oven, electric kettle, coffee machine, dishwasher and fridge freezer, so guests can easily enjoy home-cooked family feasts and elegant supper parties together.
Outside, a sunny private garden offers every excuse to soak up the Tuscan sun; being furnished with a stylish rattan sitting area and an alfresco dining set.
The sleeping accommodation is equally welcoming, and comprises of a stylish Master bedroom offering a King-size Double bed and terrace access, alongside a lovely guest bedroom with 2 Single beds and a contemporary fitted family bathroom with shower cubicle.
For larger groups looking to stay, a 3-bed retreat known as ‘Granaio’ can also be rented in the same complex (sleeps 6, ID 2175).
Just 100 metres away, the beautifully restored vaulted cellars of Villa Guinigi offers a shared heated indoor pool with sauna, jacuzzi and gym (open all-year).
Guests are also placed 50 metres away from a tranquil outdoor pool with sun deck. The 2000m2 shared landscaped gardens which surround Villa Guinigi are perfect for romantic walks, jogging, tennis, picnicking and relaxing.
• SAT2 TV + free WIFI access
• Private sunny garden
• Shared indoor swimming pool, gym + sauna
• Shared outdoor pool, tennis courts +2000mq parkland
• On-site parking space
• Easy walking distance from a restaurant and supermarket
• Driving distance from the famous hotspot sights of Lucca, Pisa & Florence
Bedroom 1: Romantic room with King-size Double bed, chest of drawers, bedside tables + terrace
Bedroom 2: A cosy guest room with 2 Single beds and a chest of drawers
A Double sofa bed for 2 features to the Living space
Bathroom 1: Spacious fitted shower room with wash basin, WC + bidet
• Washing machine
• Pools are shared by 30 apartments
• 4 Sun loungers provided
• 12 internal steps
• 4 external steps
• Outdoor pool is unheated
. Pets not allowed
Situated along ‘Via di Matraia’ in the Borgo di Matraia, the hilltop views across the Lucca countryside provide the perfect backdrop for a timeless Tuscan stay.
The authentic historical village is home to a number of Italian restaurants (one of which, ‘Ristorante Le Colonne’ is just 4 minutes’ stroll away). In the neighbourhood, visitors can enjoy hiking, cycling and visiting ‘Fattoria Colle Verde’; for guided wine tours, wine tasting and trips to see the olive oil presses at work.
Just a 9 minutes’ drive away, guests can enjoy visiting Villa Marlia; a late-renaissance palazzo with beautiful gardens.
Within 26-27 minutes’ drive away, one can walk across the beautifully-preserved pedestrianized Medieval bridge of ‘Ponte della Maddalena’ in Borgo a Mozzano, or take in some designer shopping, sightseeing and fine dining, within the gorgeous city walls of Lucca. Pisa is also within easy reach, 45 minutes’ drive away. Those looking to bask in the beauty of the Tuscan coast are just 50 minutes’ drive away from the Art Deco seaside resort of Viareggio.
The world-class regional capital of Florence is also only 80 minutes’ drive away; making it a great destination for soaking up a memorable day trip or evening out.
Pisa International Airport is situated a 47 minutes’ drive away from the villa complex.
Services & Amenities
Linens Provided Washing Machine Parking Internet Towels Provided Fitness Room/equipment
Dishwasher Refrigerator Stove Oven Coffee Maker Dishes & Utensils Kitchen
Sauna Communal Pool Spa Whirlpool