|Il Spendore is a mid 17th century villa that expresses elegance and charm in a terrific location. The medieval walled city of Lucca is a few minutes’ drive (8 km) and the small town of Vorno is within walking distance. It is possible to get to the beaches on the Mediterranean Sea in less than an hour. This fully air conditioned 6 bedroom/6 bathroom villa was built in classic Lucca style and features all of the amenities that a top notch villa offers. Il Splendore is an ideal place for family holidays, a gathering of friends, and small intimate weddings.
You reach Il Splendore by entering impressive iron gates and following a cypress lined lane. You pass through spacious grounds graced with lime trees, oaks, olives trees and large magnolia trees. The Roman style swimming pool is located among this stunning flora and is surrounded by roses, aromatic plants and bougainvillea. There are high quality loungers and umbrellas surrounding the pool and a
romantic pergola with panoramic Tuscan views is an ideal place for relaxing and for enjoying an outdoor meal. A cook to prepare in-villa meals is available upon request.
Villa Splendida’s owner has a refined sense of taste and a strong connection to local history, which is evident in every detail of the villa’s décor. The stylish furnishings offer the utmost in comfort and relaxation.
You will feel the charm of living in a historical Tuscan Villa during your stay while enjoying modern amenities such as individually controlled air conditioning in each of the 6 bedrooms (all with en suite bathroom), central heating, computer & WIFI internet, stereo CD player with central diffusion, satellite TV, and alarm. Professional staff will assist you during your stay. The staff is also available to arrange tours, wine tastings, cooking classes, and other activities.
This location is perfect for exploring the numerous sites of Tuscany such as Chianti, Florence, Pisa, Siena, the Gargagnana and places along the sea such as Forte dei Marmi, Versilia, and Viareggio.
According to seventeenth century custom, the ground floor is more simple and rustic, while the stately piano nobile, or noble floor, is located just above.
• Tuscan country gourmet kitchen, fully equipped
• Spacious dining room (12-14 people) with fireplace - adjoins the kitchen
• Half bathroom with toilet and sink
• Laundry - washer, dryer, ironing facilities
First floor (noble floor)
• Large formal living room with piano and antique Tuscan furniture
• Two bedroom suites each with king bed and marble bathroom with clawfoot bathtub and separate shower
• Suite with king bed and marble bathroom with shower
• Modern office / study with computer and Internet
• Large living room furnished with a wide-screen satellite TV and DVD
• Two bedroom suites, each with king bed and marble bathroom with clawfoot bathtub
and separate shower
• Bedroom with two twin beds and a marble bathroom with clawfoot bathtub and separate
Terrace, balcony, staff, wine cellar, pool (unheated), phone, Wi-Fi, TV (satellite), CD player/stereo, air conditioning, central heat, fully equipped kitchen, laundry with washer and dryer
Bed and bath linens:
Included with a mid-week change of bed and bath linens
Air conditioning: Included
Daily continental breakfast: Included
Extra bed: Included
Six hours per day/six days per week
Pool open: May 27 to
September 30, 2017
Wireless Internet: Included and unlimited
Final cleaning: Included.
Baby bed: Included
Security deposit: 1000 Euros
Upon request: Cook service, transfer, laundry, babysitting
Check in: between 4pm and
7:00pm – with approval of the owner, a late arrival is possible between 7.00 pm
and 9.00 pm for an extra fee of 50 Euro
Check out: 8:00am – 10:00am
2017 Weekly Price
Lucca 8 km
Cinque Terre 101 km
Garfagnana 52 km
Florence 74 km
Pisa 20 km
Siena 105 km
Forte dei Marmi and Versilia 50 km
Walk to village - 200 meters
Golf - 30 minutes