St Andrea, Forte dei marmi, Toscana - Tuscany
- Propery Type:
- Private gardens
- Suitable for weddings
- Private chapel
- Al fresco Dining
- Sea Views
- Swimming Pool
St Andrea sleeps 15 + 2 people in 6 bedrooms (+ sofa bed) and 6 bathrooms. Excellent location for large family reunions and weddings.
Spectacular views on the Versilian coast. Very convenient position close to beaches and to the attractive art city of Pietrasanta. Comforts and convenience including Jacuzzi and air conditioning. Outdoor seating areas. Swimming pool, Sat TV, central heating, BBQ; stereo.
The property is set in a beautiful eighteenth century residence nestled within the Versilia hills which dominate the Tuscan coast, and is surrounded by manicured Italian gardens and century-old olive groves. There is also a small apartment (located a few meters away) obtained from the restoration of an ancient mill, the wooden and iron mill machineries are perfectly preserved.
A charming Italian garden with roses and citrus trees looks towards the sea at the villa entrance. To the left of the living room is a spacious and well furnished covered loggia ideal for al-fresco dining and behind is the panoramic pool.
The restoration has been carried out with full respect of the original building materials and has created a stylish holiday retreat which retains all the charm of the historic residence together with the tranquillity and privacy of a home.
The breathtaking panoramic view of the sea, Versilia plains and Tuscan hills can be appreciated from the house, swimming pool, gardens and terrace.
The large frescoed living rooms feature beautiful beamed ceilings and fine period furniture.
The bedrooms overlooking the enchanting landscape are nicely furnished.
The stylish bathrooms are finished with fine Italian marble and hand-painted ceramic tiles.
St Andrea offers a combiation of relaxation, nature, art, culture and sports. In addition to the local medieval town of Pietrasanta being on the door step, the most important art cities of Tuscany such as Lucca, Pisa, Florence and Siena are also within easy reach.
The marble quarries of Carrara in which Michelangelo carved his masterpiece are a short drive away and the “Cinque Terre” and the Apuan Alps are also close by. The famous Versilia beaches and the golf course at Forte dei Marmi are located just minutes away.
Relaxing walks through country paths from the villa which lead to ancient villages such as Saint Lucia and Monteggiori or to designer shopping in the fashionable centre of Forte dei Marmi are all apart of what is available to complete your holiday.
Pool and Grounds
The pool, 10x4 meters, is open from the 15th of April to the 15th of October. Guests will be provided with a pool towel.
The ornamental gardens planted with roses and citrus trees offer a haven of beautiful panoramic views of the Versilia coast line, open all year around where you can enjoy a quiet moment reading or walking through the lemon trees, roses and decorative fountains.
The swimming pool, with sun beds and umbrellas, is located in a panoramic area in the centre of the gardens behind the villa. An oasis of peace and tranquillity surrounded by enchanting grounds of unique beauty.
The rooms, are spacious and nicely furnished. The stylish bathrooms are finished with fine Italian marble and hand-painted ceramic tiles.
Living room with 2 large French doors opening towards the garden offering beautiful sea view.
Dining room with seats for 15 people ( possibility of seat up to 20 people).
Toilet (3 steps up)
Large kitchen (6 hobs, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, table and fire place)
Bathroom with shower (3 steps up)
Private consecrated Chapel perfect for celebrations
First floor sleeps up to 6 people
#1 Suite (70 sqm, 2 people ) consists of a bedroom and a lounge with sofas. The frescoed suite offers a view over the sea, the hills and the garden and is furnished with antique. The large bathroom, finished in Italian marble, has a relaxing round Jacuzzi for two; WIFI; Satellite TV.
#2 Deluxe frescoed bedroom (30 sqm, 2 people) with impressive panoramic view of the sea, the hills and the garden. Double bed, ensuite bathroom, with spacious shower, finished in fine Italian marble. Surface: about 30 sqm; WIFI; Satellite TV.
#3 Deluxe frescoed bedroom (30 sqm, 2 people) with impressive panoramic view of the sea, the hills and the garden. Double bed ensuite bathroom, with spacious shower, finished in fine Italian marble. Surface: about 30 sqm; WIFI; Satellite TV; Game room.
Second floor sleeps up to 9+2 people
#4 Suite (sleeps 3+2 people) large living room with double sofa bed and decorative fireplace, 1 bedroom with 1 double bed and 1 single bed, bathroom with shower, pool view.
#5 Suite (sleeps 4 people) living room, 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, bathroom with shower, sea view.
#6 Suite (sleeps 2 people): living room, 1 double bedroom with shower in the bedroom , 1 separate bathroom (only toilet and basin), sea views
Dependence Frantoio sleeps 2 people (available ONLY upon request) at extra charge
#7 Frantoio suite in the oil mill (100 sqm) with sea view, and authentic vintage machinery. The suite features large king size bed, onyx bath with shower, satellite TV, WIFI, kitchen and 500 sqm garden for exclusive use. Decorative Fireplace. (This suite is available upon request
Services upon request
Services, activities as well as wedding and events can be organized by Serena a professional wedding planner and personal assistant.
Booking service for restaurants and museums, motorcycles, boats, taxis and cars. Car hire from the main rental companies. Classic, luxury or vintage car hire. A “shopping advisor” to assist and accompany you to all the main shopping areas.
Pisa, Lucca, Florence, Siena, San Gimignano or any destination with a private guide, or an organized tour in different languages. Visits to wine cellars for wine tasting and olive oil tasting. Hiking, trekking through the hills and mountains in the area. Boat trips on a local fishing boat, sailing boat, catamaran. Windsurfing and sailing school. Cookery and Italian lessons.
Distances: closest village Capezzano 3 km, closest restaurant 1500 meters, Pietrasanta 6 km, closest beach Marina di Pietrasanta 6 km, Forte dei Marmi 10km, Lucca 31 km, Pisa 31 km, Cinque Terre 42 km, Florence 103 km. Closest airport Pisa 31 km.
Closest beach resort Marina di Pietrasanta Bagno Texas with pool: 15 mins by car or Bagno Cavallone (no pool): 15 mins by car.
BEST RESTAURANT La Dogana Closed on Monday all day and on Tuesday for lunch, 3 km far
Countryside and coastal Tuscany in one holiday in this beautiful and spacious villa located in a very quiet position on a hillside of the Versilian coast. The location is very convenient, only 6 km away from Pietrasanta, a very attractive 'City of Arts' between the sea and the Apuan Alps nicknamed 'the little Athens'.
The town is renowned thanks to the high concentration of internationally famous artists that decided to set there (among those are Fernando Botero, Igor Mitoraj, Kan Yasuda)
The historic centre is nowadays considered one of the most elegant and cultural sites in Italy, where visitors may find over 50 art galleries, fashionable boutiques, wine bars and international cultural events such as exhibitions, concerts and festivals.
|Dates||Guests||Price per week|
|High||June 30 - September 1||17||€9,500.00|
|Mid||7 14 April (Easter Holidays)
April 28 June 30
September 1 - October 6
December 22 January 5 2013 (Christmas Holidays)
|Low||Rest of year||17||€5,000.00|
* Prices are quoted in Euros and calculated according to the CBA selling rate. Prices are subject to change in AUD due to currency flucuations. (Currency converter)
STARTING FROM 2017 THE VILLA WILL SLEEP ONLY 15+2 PEOPLE. Plus Dependence availble upon requst
300 Euro final cleaning.
DEPENDANCE, also called Il Frantoio, double bed + double sofa bed, can be available on request.
HIGH € 1600 + € 100 FINAL CLEANING
MID € 1400 + € 100 FINAL CLEANING
INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL PRICE
- utilities (electricity, water, gas)
- house cleaning twice a week (Tue and Thur) for 4 hours
- Wi fi and Television
- Pets not allowed
- Pool opening dates May 1 to September 30
- Check in: from 5pm to 8pm
- Check out: from 8am to 10am
Disclaimer: Villa’s antique furniture and furnishings cannot be moved from their original position to other rooms or outside, if not previously agreed with the property.
NOT INCLUDED AND AVAILABLE ON REQUEST:
- catering services for the preparation of lunch and dinner (€40 per pax per meal); served Italian breakfast (€15 per pax); served American breakfast (€20 per pax)
- extra housekeeping (€25 per hour per person)
- additional bed linens and towels: €20 per pax
- other laundry or ironing services
- extra bed €350 per week (sofa bed for 2 people on the top floor)
- n. 2 baby cots €50 each per week
Security Deposit & Payment Conditions
€ 1500 security deposit payable to the agency or to be paid upon arrival in cash.
Credit cards are NOT accepted.
Late Arrival is possible between 8.00 pm and 9.30 pm for an extra fee of 50 Euro
Activities and services organized by Wishversilia, our Concierge :
Car, van rental, Auto VIP rental, Quads, motorcycles, scooters and bike rentals, Windsurfing, Kitesurfing, Water skiing Lessons, Horseback riding, Hot air balloon trips, Guided tours to Lucca, Pisa, Firenze, Siena& Rome
Tickets to the Palio – world famous horse race in Siena, twice a year (July 2 and Aug. 16)
Visit to wineries and olive mills. Massages and beauty treatments. Boat and Sailing trips
Tickets for music concerts and festivals
Activities for kids, Food Tours an cooking classes, Yoga classes/Personal trainer, Golf / Tennis, Shopping tours
A non-refundable down payment of 30% of the full cost of accommodation is required to confirm the booking. The balance is due 60 days prior to client’s arrival.