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Casa Matteucci

Property Type

Villa

Bedrooms

7

Bathrooms

7

Living Space

660m²

55012 Capannori, Lucca, Tuscany, Italy

Property Description

A place rich in history and beautiful nature: small streams, breath-taking landscapes and amazing panoramas. This particular area of Lucca countryside offers many kind of outdoor activities: hiking (Pizzorne and Mount Pisano), tours of the historical Villas (Villa Bernardini, Villa Buonvisi etc.), fitness trails (Marlia), nature reserves (Gherardesca lake, WWF Bottaccio oasis), thermal baths (San Giuliano Terme). Horseback riders will be delighted to enjoy a ride in the wild, just a 10 minutes drive away, on a beautiful horse farm. For tennis and golf players, an exclusive tennis camp; golf club is just a 5 minute drive away. A relaxing but also entertaining vacation in a landscape full of history. A short distance from Lucca (6km), this typical Tuscan farmhouse is immersed among olive groves with private lake and big park. 


At the foot of Monte Pisano, in the Vorno valley, (6 km from Lucca) is this beautiful typical Tuscan farmhouse, nestled among olive groves. In front of the house, a wooden bridge over a small pond leads to a charming private island shaded by trees. The property was the home of the famous architect Felice Matteucci who invented the first striking engine (prototype for the modern car) in his on-site laboratory. He lived in this home from 1808 to 1887 where he conducted his most important scientific research. Matteucci was the son of the famous Minister of Justice of the Republic of Lucca and noblewoman Angiola Tomei Albiani. Over the centuries the house has hosted many elegant events and noble ceremonies. Today it is a charming villa for rent with 7 beautiful bedrooms with private bathrooms. 


Moreover, its beautiful and magnificent park is perfect for wedding parties and social events. A place rich in history and traditions equipped with all modern comforts: wifi, air-conditioning, centralized music system and sat. TV. Casa Matteucci offers elegant accommodation renovated with extreme care for details. Your reservation includes a personal chef and housekeeping. Outdoor facilities feature a beautiful swimming pool with sun loungers and deck chairs, a superb alfresco dining area with BBQ and a romantic jasmine covered gazebo perfect for enjoying a refreshing cocktail while watching the sunset.

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Included in the Price

  • Chef service 

  • Daily maid service Daily maid service in the morning 6 days a week (excluding Sundays) 

  • Concierge service 

  • A/C electricity (up to 750 KW, over this amount client will be charged accordingly to usage), water, gas 

  • Heating electricity (up to 750 KW, over this amount client will be charged accordingly to usage), water, gas 

  • Linen Change on Saturdays and Wednesdays

  • Internet wifi 

  • Access to the Tennis / Football / Volleyball Fields + balls and rackets 

  • Cleaning of the swimming pool and garden maintenance 

  • Bath towels 

  • Bed linen 

  • Pool towels 

  • Porter service 

  • Personally selected details

  • Finest homes, quality guaranteed 

  • 24/7 guest support

Date Range
Arrival
Min Night Stay
Villa Price
21 Dec 2024 - 04 Jan 2025
Saturday
7

15500€

02 Nov 2024 - 21 Dec 2024
Saturday
7

12000€

28 Sep 2024 - 02 Nov 2024
Saturday
7

13500€

03 Aug 2024 - 28 Sep 2024
Saturday
7

15500€

29 Jun 2024 - 03 Aug 2024
Saturday
7

16000€

01 Jun 2024 - 29 Jun 2024
Saturday
7

15500€

06 Apr 2024 - 01 Jun 2024
Saturday
7

13500€

30 Mar 2024 - 06 Apr 2024
Saturday
7

15500€

06 Jan 2024 - 30 Mar 2024
Saturday
7

12000€

Special Needs Accomodations

We believe in the inherent value and uniqueness of every child or family member. We are committed to organizing an unforgettable dream vacation with warm, nurturing, and inclusive environments where all children and family members, including those with special needs or disabilities, can thrive. Our specialty trained staff works closely with the owners of the villas to find the best situation for you and your family.

Accommodations

The two floor farmhouse offers accommodation full of charm with rustic yet elegant details, such as the original terracotta floors and wooden beamed ceilings. Casa Matteucci is a place where you will find peace of mind while having fun time with your family. Get a relaxing massage looking at the sunset by the swimming pool, enjoy an entertaining group cooking lesson, or taste the flavours of our territory through a fine wine tasting. We’ll do our utmost to make your stay perfect and we are at your disposal for any requests. We can organize cooking lesson, or tastings of wine, oil, or gelato! (min.6 people) 


The typical Tuscan kitchen is fully equipped and its perfect for any kind of preparation. Relax in the spacious and majestic living area; let yourself be spoilt by a rejuvenating massage (at extra charge); taste the traditional, fragrant aromas of our lands at dinner time with a selection of the best local products; have a rest by the pool under the flower gazebo. Tuscany at its best! A personal Chef is at your completely disposal for preparation of breakfast and one meal (lunch or dinner) 6 days a week (excluding Wednesdays). Cost of groceries not included.


Ground Floor

A huge living room with satellite TV and DVD player and a nice leisure room with sofas, fireplace and board games. The beautiful living room has access to the outside dining area and to the grounds. The kitchen is fully equipped with a center island. On this floor there is also a laundry room with washing machine and dryer. Double bedroom has a bathroom with shower.


First Floor 

6 marvellous bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Every bedroom has a queen size bed except one where it is possible to have twin beds (can be converted into queen). Two rooms can accomodate an extra bed for an additional charge. Thanks to the extra beds, Casa Matteucci can accomodate up to 12 people. Crib is available at extra fee of 122 euro per week. Every bedroom has air conditioning, heating system and a safe. Some bedrooms overlook the pond, others the garden, swimming pool and olive groves. Every bathroom has a shower and some a bath tub.


Bedroom1: double bed (170cm x 200cm); en-suit bathroom with bathtub-shower combination
Bedroom2: double bed (170cm x 200cm); en-suit bathroom with bathtub-shower combination
Bedroom3: double bed (170cm x 200cm); en-suit bathroom with bathtub and shower
Bedroom4: twin bed (80cm x 90cm) that can be converted into double; en-suit bathroom with shower
Bedroom5: double bed (170cm x 200cm); en-suit bathroom with shower
Bedroom6: double bed (170cm x 200cm); en-suit bathroom with shower.

Amenities