RESERVE

Controni

Lucca Area, Tuscany
12 BEDROOMS
12.0 BATHROOMS
24 GUESTS
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Villa Controni in the Lucca area, Tuscany is an extraordinary manor house tucked away on a Tuscan hillside in the outskirts of the medieval town of Lucca. This stunning 18th century estate, created as a summer residence for an aristocratic family, blends traditional Tuscan elements with five-star comforts.

There is a private chapel on the grounds, making it ideal for weddings and other special occasions. Terraced olive groves, pine forest hilltops and elegant gardens enhance the grounds, and the architecture captures panoramic views of the Italian countryside. A covered loggia walkway with classic arches provides an enjoyable setting for al fresco meals. The walled garden provides a relaxing backdrop for the Roman-style swimming pool and the workout room.

Inside, guests will have all the pleasures of a grand estate of a bygone era. Enjoy lavish decor in inviting Tuscan colors with painted walls and tray ceilings illuminated by sconces and lovely chandeliers. The grand banquet hall is elaborately decorated and seats 24 guests for a formal dinner. There is an elegant drawing room with a cozy fireplace, a wine cellar and tasting room, along with a separate billiard room.

The fully-equipped Tuscan kitchen has been modernized with convenient appliances and a marble top center island, and features a traditional dining area with a curved ceiling. Guest will enjoy a comfortable living room with satellite TV, DVD and video library, and the study has a fax and WiFi Internet access.

Bedrooms are located on the first and second level and offer private baths and breathtaking views. The bedrooms and living areas are air-conditioned, and guests will appreciate extra conveniences like a dishwasher, a coffee maker and a microwave in the kitchen. Outside there is a dramatic fire pit, outdoor speakers and a barbecue for casual meals.

2015 Rental Rates include : Chef's service 6 times per week (not on Wednesdays) for breakfast and either lunch or dinner, grocery shopping service, housekeeping services 6 days a week (not on Wednesdays), all linens changed Saturdays and Tuesdays, private Concierge on call and on site, all utilities, AC /heating, WiFi & plug in internet service. Provisions are not included.

General Information : Controni offers 800 sq. m. / 8,640 sq. ft of living space.  The whole estate is 28,000 sq.m. and is 60m above sea level.  The property was built in the 18th century and was last renovated in 2005.

Getting there : Florence Airport 50 mins.  Pisa Airport : 35 mins.  Rome Airport : 3 hrs. 30 mins.

Damage Deposit : 20% of rental rate payable by wire transfer prior to arrival.

BEDROOM DESCRIPTION

All twelve bedrooms are located in the main house on the upper levels except for the 12th bedroom which is on the ground floor.

Bedroom 1 : Bedroom with queen-size bed, AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Caravaggio Bedroom.

Bedroom 2 : Bedroom with queen-size bed, AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, bathtub and shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Boccaccio bedroom.

Bedroom 3 : Bedroom with queen-size bed, AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, bathtub and shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Michelangelo bedroom.

Bedroom 4 : Bedroom with queen-size bed, AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Leonardo bedroom.

Bedroom 5 : Bedroom with two single beds (that can be put together as a king-size upon request), AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Raffaello bedroom.

Bedroom 6 : Bedroom with queen-size bed, AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Verdi bedroom.

Bedroom 7 : Bedroom with queen-size bed, AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Galileo bedroom.

Bedroom 8 : Bedroom with queen-size bed, AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Giotto bedroom.

Bedroom 9 : Bedroom with queen-size bed, AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Dante bedroom.

Bedroom 10 : Bedroom with queen-size bed, AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Puccini bedroom.

Bedroom 11 : Bedroom with queen-size bed, AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. Known as the Boccaccio bedroom.

Bedroom 12 : Bedroom with two single beds (that can be made up as a king-size upon request), AC, WIFI, heating, phone and en-suite bathroom with WC, vanity, bathtub and shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers. 2 guests max. This bedroom is best suited to guests with mobility challenges.


FEATURES

  • Air Conditioning - Bedrooms
  • Air Conditioning - Living Area
  • Bar
  • CD Player
  • Chef Service
  • Children Welcome
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Film Library
  • Fire Pit
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room - Private
  • Gated Property
  • Heating
  • Interior Bedrooms
  • Microwave
  • Office
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Speakers
  • Phone
  • Pool Table
  • Private Chapel
  • Secured Parking
  • Security System
  • Sound System
  • TV - Flat-Screen
  • TV - Satellite
  • View - Sunrise
  • Voltage - 220
  • Welcome Provisioning
  • WiFi
  • Chef/cook
  • Gardener
  • Housekeeper(s)
  • Personal concierge
  • Pool Person
  • Property Manager on Call
  • Children Welcome (all ages)
  • Provisions and groceries are not included
  • Rates set in Euros. Prices in other currencies my fluctuate.
  • Villa orientation
  • Deposit/Payment: 50% at reservation, balance due 115 days prior arrival.
  • Check In / Check Out: 4:30pm - 7pm / 10am
SEASON BEDROOMS DAILY WEEKLY
2018 Jun 1 to Oct 1 June 1, 2018 - October 1, 2018 (7 night minimum) 12 $5,058.00 $35,406.00
2018 Oct 1 to Nov 1 October 1, 2018 - November 1, 2018 (7 night minimum) 12 $4,714.80 $33,003.60
2018 Nov 1 to Dec 22 November 1, 2018 - December 22, 2018 (7 night minimum) 12 $4,371.60 $30,601.20
2018 Dec 22 to 2019 Jan 7 December 22, 2018 - January 7, 2019 (7 night minimum) 12 $5,058.00 $35,406.00
2018 Jun 1 to Oct 1 June 1, 2018 - October 1, 2018 (7 night minimum)
Bedrooms: 12
Daily: $5,058.00
Weekly: $35,406.00
2018 Oct 1 to Nov 1 October 1, 2018 - November 1, 2018 (7 night minimum)
Bedrooms: 12
Daily: $4,714.80
Weekly: $33,003.60
2018 Nov 1 to Dec 22 November 1, 2018 - December 22, 2018 (7 night minimum)
Bedrooms: 12
Daily: $4,371.60
Weekly: $30,601.20
2018 Dec 22 to 2019 Jan 7 December 22, 2018 - January 7, 2019 (7 night minimum)
Bedrooms: 12
Daily: $5,058.00
Weekly: $35,406.00

Note: The rates above are subject to 5% Tax/Service Charge.
Payments accepted in US Dollars, Euros, British Pound, Canadian Dollars, Swiss Franc, Fijian Dollars, Thai Baht, Australian Dollars, New Zealand Dollars.
Major credit cards accepted in US Dollars.

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WHAT OUR GUESTS ARE SAYING

"We had a great vacation. The villa gave us the privacy that we require. 4 sisters traveling. We take these vacations to be on our own so the villa setup was perfect for our needs. We felt very safe. I received very good service when booking and would certainly use your company again."
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