Tuscany, Lucca

  •   10+1 Sleeps
  •   5  Bedrooms
  •   5  Bathrooms


Chiodo is a beautiful farmhouse set high in the hills between Lucca and Pisa, with magnificent views on the valley below. It is located very close to the small village of Vorno, renowned for its beautiful 17th century villas belonging to the oldest families of Lucca, who used them as summer residents. The location combines perfectly town facilities, with its proximity to Lucca, and the perfect quiet of a sheltered countryside. The location is also very convenient for those who wish to visit the main Tuscan tourist destinations, since Chiodo is located only eight kilometers from the motorway entrance/exit. We have been renting this property for many years until 2006, when it was sold to a Dutch family that then spent more than three years of intensive renovations to transform the villa into an ideal holiday home. The architects in charge of the renovation project have succeeded in blending the character of a traditional Tuscan farmhouse with modern design. The result is a beautiful combination between traditional Tuscan materials and contemporary style. The owners have furnished the interior to a very high standard. Having been tenants themselves in Tuscany for many years, they have equipped the villa with all the appliances and facilities they were expecting in a rental property, including internet connection. The beautiful, new swimming pool has been installed in the most panoramic position on the estate. The very spacious and well equipped kitchen opens directly onto the large courtyard and garden overlooking the valley, ideal for eating outside or just relaxing and enjoying the peace and lovely views of the surrounding countryside.


Cleaning service is included 15 hours per week.

Swimming Pool

14m x 4.5m


Ground floor: Entrance, TV room, dining room, guest bathroom, laundry. A few steps up: double bedroom with en-suite bathroom (shower only) walk-in closet.
Lower ground floor:Kitchen opening on to the courtyard /garden furnished for outdoor meals
First floor: Sitting room; double bedroom with en-suite bathroom (shower only); master bedroom with en-suite bathroom (bath and separate shower). Second floor: Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom; twin bedroom (full size beds) with en-suite bathroom. Two extra beds are available in the sitting room in front of the twin bedroom.

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  • Baby Bed
  • Near a Golf Course
  • Swimming-pool
  • Price Match Guarantee
  • Internet Wifi
  • Managed Directly
  • Panoramic View
  • Barbecue
  • Well-equipped Kitchen
  • Gourmet Kitchen


Period Min. Nights Weekly
Sep 29, 2018
Dec 22, 2018
7 € 4890
Dec 22, 2018
Jan 05, 2019
7 € 5520
Jan 05, 2019
Apr 13, 2019
7 € 4890
Apr 13, 2019
Apr 27, 2019
7 € 5520
Apr 27, 2019
Jun 01, 2019
7 € 4890
Jun 01, 2019
Jun 29, 2019
7 € 5520
Jun 29, 2019
Aug 31, 2019
7 € 7890
Aug 31, 2019
Sep 28, 2019
7 € 5520
Sep 28, 2019
Dec 21, 2019
7 € 4890
Dec 21, 2019
Jan 04, 2020
7 € 5520
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Rental prices include linen (changed weekly), final cleaning, electricity and hot water.
Heating is charged extra according to usage or fix fee.
Tourist tax is not included in the rental rate.
Arrival time is on Saturday between 4 pm and 7 pm (after 8 pm a fee of € 50 is required and after 10 pm the fee is € 100. Any late arrival has to be agreed in advance)
Swimming-pool is generally open from 26 May to 1 Oct. Different dates have to be arranged with the owner.

Arrival between 16:00 and 19:00
Departure within 10:00

Pool open from 26 May to 29 September

Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot:
Refundable Security Deposit in cash (mandatory): 1000.00€
Heating (on request): according to consumption

Included in the rental price:
Bed linen and towels (weekly changed)
Final Cleaning
High chair (on request)
Babycot (on request)


  •   Available
  •   On Request
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Places near the property:

  • Distance to Sea: 35 km
  • Distance to City: Lucca 10 km
  • Distance to Train: 10 km
  • Distance to Airport: 42 km
  • Distance to Bus: 10 km
  • Distance to Shops: 1.7 km
  • Distance to Restaurant: 1.7 km
  • Distance to Motorway: 9 km

Guest Reviews for Chiodo

Cassandra B. (Oxford, Uk)

My experience of your help in the booking and assistance whilst the family were at the villa was excellent!
Thank you very much – I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend you.

A B. (Germany)

We have had a more than pleasant time at casa chiodo. Wonderful house in a great landscape. We would like to give our kindest regards to you and the owner and wish to express our more than happy feelings and admiration about this place and the effort and spirit he has invested into this unique place. We all hope to return some days.

J B. (Usa)

We thoroughly enjoyed this Villa. The location, facilities, including the well equipped kitchen exceeded our hopes and expectations. The nearby town of Lucca was the essence of Italian architecture, history, cuisine, shopping, etc. We traveled to Venice, Rome and Chinque Terra but mostly look forward to return to this charming Villa.

K H. (The Netherland)

Wonderful house in a quiet beautiful environment. Nice view and tasteful interior.

S C. (Usa)

“Beautiful Tuscan home” Chiodo is a beautiful home that has been restored extremely well. It is located in a wonderful town. It was perfect for our group. Favorite activity: The cooking class.

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