Read about one couple's wedding
at Villa il Gelsomino.
In the picturesque, sunny Brancoli Valley, this charming
villa enjoys a wonderful view of sweet hills and slopes of olive trees,
grape vines and cypress trees. Dating from the 18th century, Il Gelsomino
is a quaint stone building of more than 4000 square feet.
In the surroundings you
will find fine walks, horseback riding in the woods,
tennis courts, swimming pools and delicious inexpensive
restaurants with their tasteful Tuscany kitchens.
||On the ground floor, the hall leads to a
spacious, well equipped kitchen with dishwasher,
a bath with a shower and a dining room with
styled Renaissance furniture, opening on the
shadowy flowered garden, equipped for dining and
|The first floor (piano nobile)
boasts two spacious, comfortable sitting rooms.
||The first floor also has two large double
bedrooms, a full bath with a bathtub and a small bathroom with a shower. On the second floor you will find 1 double bedroom with insuit full bathroom, 2 double bedrooms, 2 small bathrooms with shower, a French bedroom (full size bed).
|A new swimming pool in front of the villa offers
panoramic views. The location is convenient to a variety of
magical places, including: the historic art town of Lucca, 7
miles; Pisa, 18 miles; Pistoia, 30 miles; Florence, 45 miles;
2 splendid seaside resorts: Viareggio, 20 miles and Portofino,
85 miles; gorgeous mountains (the Alpe with the Carrara Marble
Quarry, 20 miles) and the ski and tracking resorts of Abetone.
Weekly Rates in $US
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||May, June, September, Christmas, Easter
Not Included: Final cleaning fee of €100; central
heating & hot water according to usage; electricity at a flat
rate of €15; linens (€8/person/wk); maid service is available at €8/hour.
Booking fee: $50
Security Deposit: €250
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55014 Marlia, Lucca, Italy