The stylish holiday house „Le Capanne“ is a farmhouse, which was completely restored and divided into 4 holiday flats in 1998. It is located on a picturesque hill not far from Lucca. The cottage “Le Capanne” consists only of stones and is positioned on 600 m with a wonderful view to the surrounding landscape and to the Apuan Alps with its timbered hills. It is a small paradise and a great starting point for excursions to the popular “Grotta del Vento” (wind cave), mountain hikes to the most beautiful peaks of the Apuan Alps or for visits to the historical cultural towns in the centre of Tuscany.
Gallicano, the biggest village, should be first venue and is 10 km far away. For sure, you should not miss out the popular “Grotta del Vento”: It is one of the most diverse limestone caves of Europe that shows an extraordinary variety of underground beauties of nature and it is only a few km away from the cottage.
The stone house „Le Capanne“ is well served by a regional, asphalted road and is secured by a fence and an electronically secured gate. It was built up on a slope of a hill, is diverted into several areas and has many terraces. The estate is surrounded by great grass fields, where the swimming pool (5 x 12 x 1.5 m) is positioned.
Each apartment is well furnished and has an own terrace as well as a separate entrance. The terraces are furnished with folksy wooden tables and are the perfect place to take meals while enjoying the marvellous panorama view. Each flat has its own gas heating and a typical chimney. All apartments are very comfortable and with a lot of love to wood furnished, what gives them a warm atmosphere with delicate taste. The restoration was done with high diligence considering the typical architectonical style of the region, which includes wooden ceiling braces, folksy white walls and terracotta floors without limitation. The origin wooden ceiling beams as well as the origin stone works can be seen in some cases.
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The owner of the estate offers guided tours in the providence of Lucca (upon request).