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Phone: 0039335352257 Fax: 0039050760188

For Italian art lovers. Enjoy the magic of living in an 18th-century monumental castle, among breathtaking frescoes, and in the very heart of historical Tuscany: a holiday of culture and good life.

  • Price from 78 EUR / Day
  • Capacity up to 4 people
  • 1 bedroom & 1 bathroom
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Last updated: 06/24/2009

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Overview

A famous historic castle opens its doors to show you the stunning frescoes which adorn its walls and ceilings and welcome you in the atmosphere of a charming and comfortable apartment. Lots of books have been written about the art treasures featured in the castle and about the story of its ancient owners; don't miss the opportunity to see the frescoes, to learn more about the intriguing saga of a family which played a significant role in Italian art and history, and to get the feel of this seductive mansion.The property is located just a few km from Pisa city centre, in an excellent position to explore Tuscany. Car is not necessary, as train station, shops and restaurants are at walking distance. You will have plenty of activities to choose among during your holiday: cultural tours, sea breaks, horse riding, tennis, swimming, opera, concerts, wine tours, relaxation and sunbathing in the large park wich surrounds the palace.

Prices & deals

Lowest Daily Price:
78 EUR
Highest Daily Price:
95 EUR
Lowest Weekly Price:
440 EUR
Highest Weekly Price:
560 EUR
Cleaning fee:
N/A
Charging Method:
Payment Types:
  • No Cash
  • No Credit Card
  • No Cheque
  • No Travellers cheque
  • No Paypal
  • No Wire Transfer

Location & area

Located just 2 minutes driving from the motorway exit and 5 minutes from Pisa airport, the property is an ideal base for art itineraires. All the main art cities of Tuscany,that is Pisa,Lucca,Florence, Siena,Volterra,San Gimignano,are 5 to 90 minutes driving. The sea is only 20 minutes driving: you will find beautiful beaches in Viareggio,Tirrenia and Migliarino natural reserve.Car is not necessary:train station,shops and restaurants are at walking distance.There are direct trains for Pisa and Florence all day and good connections with all the main cities of Tuscany.
Discover all the beautiful medieval villages and towns in the area, such as Calci with is well-known Certosa,Vicopisano and S.Miniato.
If you like taking exercise try some of the walking trails on the hills around Pisa with superb views over the country up to the sea and the isles or the cycle lane along the river Arno. Public tennis courts and swimming pools are not far from the castle.

Address:
via D.L. Parra, 56100, Cascina, Italy
Accommodation located in:
countryside, near cultural interest, near horse riding, near restaurants & bars, near shopping area, near tennis courts, village!

Amenities & services

The apartment is smartly furnished with a graceful mix of antiques and modern furnishing. The ceiling of the living room features a nice fresco which depicts the coat-of-arms of the Parra family.

The bedroom can have either a double bed or two twinbeds according to the guests' preference.

The kitchen is equipped with toaster, kettle, American coffee machine, electric grill and a recipe book in english with the recipes of plenty of famous Italian dishes wiìhich you will be able to cook yourself.
The garden is equipped with tables, chairs, sun beds and table tennis.

Bicycles are available for guests, free of charge.

Towels and sheets are provided.

Guide books of Tuscany, international magazines and books,as well as table games are available for borrowing.

The owners live in the castle and are on hand to answer any questions. A list of events and holiday suggestions is provided inside the apartment.

On request, car service available to and from Pisa airport, free of charge.

# of Units: 1... and each unit includes:

  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Single beds: 0
  • Double beds: 1
  • Baby cots: 0
  • Single sofa beds: 0
  • Double sofa beds: 1

Bathroom

  • Yes Towels:
  • No Bath:
  • Yes Hair Drier:
  • Yes Shower:

Extras

  • Yes Ironing Board:
  • Yes Stereo/Radio System:
  • No Library:
  • No Telephone:
  • Yes DVD Player:
  • Yes Fax:
  • Yes Washing Machine:
  • Yes Work Desk:
  • Yes Bed Sheets:
  • Yes Bikes:
  • Yes Cable/Satelite TV:
  • Yes Internet Broadband:
  • No Internet Dial Up:

Extraservice

  • Yes Local Guides:
  • Yes Local Transportation:
  • No 24h Concierge:
  • No Tours & Excursions:
  • No Butler Service:
  • No House Chef:

Kitchen

  • Yes Crockery & Utensils:
  • No Dish Washer:
  • Yes Microwave:
  • Yes Oven:
  • Yes American Kitchen:
  • Yes Fridge & Freezer:

Living room

  • Yes Table & Chairs:
  • No Fireplace:
  • Yes Sofa Bed:

Outside

  • No Spa / Jacuzzi:
  • No Swimming Pool:
  • No Lift / Elevator:
  • No Disabled Facilities:
  • No Tennis Court:
  • No Terrace:
  • Yes Parking:
  • No Pets Welcome:
  • Yes Barbecue:
  • No Private Beach:
  • Yes Garden:
  • No Sauna:
  • No Shared Bathroom:

Rooms

  • No City View:
  • No Daily Cleaning:
  • No Air Conditioning:
  • No DVD/Music Collection:
  • No Ensuite Bathroom:
  • No Balcony:
  • No Safe:
  • No Sea View:
  • Yes Central Heating:

Additional information

Board Basis:
Accommodation Only
Welcome pack:
The guests will find a welcome pack with local food and wines to taste, as well as coffee, tea, sugar and drinks.
Breakfast:
No
Lunch:
No
Diner:
No
Extra meal info:
Restaurants, pizzeria, bars and pastry shops nearby, as well as take away food and pizza.
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