Villa San Francesco
Villa San Francesco is an exclusive private villa is located in Bagni di Lucca. Villas for rent in Tuscany with as much beauty, flare and luxury as San Francesco are hard to find. The oldest part of the villa dates back to the early 1800’s. It was subsequently partly redone during the first decade of the 1900’s by Evangeline Whipple, a well-off American widow.
Sited in an important position over Bagni di Lucca, it is walking distance to town from this delicious spa village. Bagni di Lucca rests at the feet of the villa, only a five minute stroll away. The spa amenities are only 1 kilometer far from villa San Francesco and may be reached on foot through a scenic path through picturesque Tuscan meadows.
The villa rests fully enclosed in a classic Tuscan scenery and can accommodate up to ten guests. It is perfectly in tune with the desires of those looking for a peaceful holiday surrounded by calm, history and activities near Lucca. Villas for rent in Tuscany in the area benefit from a privileged panoramic position.
Villa San Francesco is about 300 sqm in size and develops over three stories. On the ground floor there is a sizable reception area, a dining room leading into a completely outfitted kitchen, while on the first and upper floor there are two double bedrooms and two matrimonial rooms, each with their private restroom.
Additionally, on the first level there is another entrance area used as a media room outfitted with a big HD television, whilst on the following floor there are two smaller rooms featuring a sauna plus a big and relaxing Jacuzzi. The decors of the villa, similar to those of other villas for rent in Tuscany from the same epoch, is very elegant and retains all its 19th century style. It is ornamented with painstakingly chosen details in addition to colorful fabrics. The welcoming lighting system makes the villa even more enticing. The villa remains fresh even during the burning summer months, plus it includes an efficient heating system meant for the winter period in Bagni di Lucca. Villas in Tuscany built during the 19th century exude an everlasting fascination that is hard to resist.
In addition, Villa San Francesco, offers a charming and private garden boasting an infinity swimming pool of 5×10 meters in size; together the villa and the garden were renovated during 2007 and 2008. From the swimming pool the view of the tree covered hills surrounding the villa is an absolute bliss to witness.