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Casa Di Dante

max.  8   Guests
250m²  living area
4 bedrooms
5  bathrooms
max. 8  Guests
4 bedrooms
10% 23.06 to 07.07.2024
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10% discount 23.06 to 07.07.2024

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Ground Floor:
Kitchen: american coffee machine, dishwasher, exit to the garden, freezer, fridge, highchair, internet, italian coffee machine, microwave, mosquito net, oven, stove top, toaster, well equipped kitchen, WIFI internet.
Bathroom 1: basin, bidet, no window, shower, toilet.
Dining room: dining table, exit to the garden, highchair, internet, mosquito net, WIFI internet.
Bedroom + Ensuite Bathroom: ceiling fan, hairdryer, internet, portable fan, walk-through room, WIFI internet, double bed.
Living room: armchair, exit to the garden, fireplace, internet, mosquito net, portable fan, satellite tv, sofa, television, WIFI internet.
Bathroom 2: basin, bidet, no window, shower, toilet.

Floor 1:
Bedroom + Ensuite Bathroom 1: air conditioning, baby bed, double bed, internet, WIFI internet, hairdryer, bidet, shower, basin, bathtub, toilet.
Bedroom + Ensuite Bathroom 2: air conditioning, baby bed, double bed, internet, WIFI internet, bidet, shower, basin, bathtub, toilet.
Bedroom + Ensuite Bathroom 3: air conditioning, baby bed, double bed, internet, WIFI internet, bidet, shower, basin, toilet.

Additional Areas:
Garden: garden furniture, terrace furniture, barbecue, shower, WIFI internet, swimming pool (private, length: 12m, width: 6m, max. depth: 1.4m, indoor, outdoor, fenced), al fresco dining, enclosed property, sunbed, dining table (people: 8).

Fenced property: Fully fenced
Access road: paved road
Outside: Unheated outdoor swimming pool 6 x 12 a fixed depth of 1.40, Charcoal grill BBQ, Deck chairs, Private Garden
Internet: Wi-Fi internet connection indoor and outdoor
Air conditioning: present in 3 bedrooms
On request: baby cot, highchair and bathtub for children
Licence or registration number: 050038LTN0019

Sleeping facilities

Bedroom 1
double bed (160x190 cm)
Bedroom 2
double bed (160x190 cm)
Bedroom 3
double bed (160x190 cm)
Bedroom 4
double bed (160x190 cm)

Rooms and Facilities

pets are not allowed pets are not allowed
swimming pool swimming pool
non-smokers only non-smokers only
Wifi Wifi
garden garden
terrace terrace
dishwasher dishwasher
washing machine washing machine
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Arrival and distances

beach 34 kilometer

34 kilometer

lake 46.1 kilometer

46.1 kilometer

ski lift over 50 kilometer

over 50 kilometer

distance to next shop 1.8 kilometer

1.8 kilometer

restaurant 2.4 kilometer

2.4 kilometer

centre of the village 1.8 kilometer

1.8 kilometer

bus station 1.4 kilometer

1.4 kilometer

distance to next airport 21.7 kilometer Pisa Galileo Galilei

21.7 kilometer

distance to next railway station 10.8 kilometer Stazione Pontedera

10.8 kilometer

distance to next motorway 24.6 kilometer A11 Capannori

24.6 kilometer

Location and surroundings of object

Casa di Dante was a farmer house which has been renovated in 2015 and is set on the hills of Pisa. Just a few steps away from the small and historic village of Vicopisano. Thanks to its location, guests can relax in the garden or under the pergola and enjoy the typical Tuscan landscape. The interior of the house has been renovated with taste and in harmony by the owners who wanted to respect the local tradition and use ceilings with wooden beams and rafters. Facing the pool, there is a porch where you can have dinners, while you can enjoy the sunsets over the hills and the valley. Casa di Dante is the ideal place for a perfect holiday in Tuscany, in one of the most beautiful regions, near the sea and the most beautiful and important cities such as Pisa, Lucca, Florence, Volterra and San Gimignano.

A city so rich in history can only have a lot to offer visitors. Among the things to see are the Rocca del Brunelleschi, various medieval towers such as the Torre del Soccorso and the Torre dell’Orologio, the Palazzo Pretorio and the Pieve di Santa Maria.
Rocca del Brunelleschi, Palazzo Pretorio, Pieve di Santa Maria, Vicopisano Towers, Rocca del Brunelleschi
The Rocca di Vicopisano is also called Rocca del Brunelleschi because between 1435 and 1440 it was renovated by the great architect Filippo Brunelleschi. The Vicopisano castle is documented since 975 but it is quite probable that its origin is even more ancient. From a strategic point of view, this fortress has always had a role of considerable importance and in fact the Florentines besieged it for 8 months and its fall was the prelude to the subsequent fall of Pisa.
The fortification consists of a solid keep with a guarded base which is located in the center of the complex and the high Torre del Soccorso (31 meters) which is connected to the keep by a walkway. The Vicopisano fortification system is very complex and well-studied. In addition to the fortress, there are solid walls and numerous defensive towers.
Torre del Soccorso (Photo by Riccardo Parri / CC BY)
Palazzo Pretorio
The Palazzo Pretorio of Vicopisano is a complex made up of several medieval buildings dating back to a period between the eleventh and thirteenth centuries. It is considered one of the most representative buildings of medieval civil architecture in this area.
Starting from the conquest of Florence, the Palazzo Pretorio was the seat of the Florentine vicar and was also used as a prison. If the vicars have left traces of themselves with the coats of arms that can be admired on the facade of the building, the prisoners have left the sign of their passage with writings and graffiti that are still today on the walls of the rooms once used as a prison.
Pieve di Santa Maria
The extraordinary Pieve di Santa Maria in Vicopisano is an exceptional example of Pisan Romanesque architecture. Built between the 11th and 11th centuries, the parish was built with stone from Monte Verruca. The beautiful facade is divided into three parts separated by two pilasters; in the upper part you can appreciate six small blind arches that embrace as many lozenges. On the left side of the façade there is also an interesting bas-relief depicting the Beheading of St. John, dated between the 8th and 10th centuries, which probably comes from a church prior to the current one.
The interior is spread over three naves divided by a series of round arches supported by columns and pillars. On the walls are the remains of an imposing 13th century fresco cycle that was created by two different artists. At the back of the church, between the altar and the apse, there is an extraordinary wooden group from the early 13th century, representing the Deposition from the Cross. Another wooden sculpture of great interest is the St. John Baptist by Nino Pisano. In the church there are also a couple of holy water stoups, one of which was obtained directly from an Etruscan stone, a fifteenth-century baptismal font and some baroque altars.
Vicopisano Towers
When we talk about a city with medieval towers, our thoughts inevitably go to San Gimignano. In reality, the magnificent San Gimignano is not the only city to have preserved a certain number of towers. Vicopisano, for example, has kept 13 of them. The medieval towers of Vicopisano are scattered throughout the village and could be a good guide for a nice walk. Nine of these towers date back to a period between the eleventh and fifteenth centuries, some had military functions while others were designed as tower-houses, therefore as homes (of prestige). To the nine medieval towers are added four cylindrical towers that are distributed along the walls. In addition to the aforementioned Torre del Soccorso, there are the Clock tower, the Twin Towers, the Serretti tower, the Malanima tower, the Quattro Porte tower, the Rocca tower and the Via Pietraia tower.

free time activities

mountain biking
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Advice by the landlord

check-in: 16:00
check-out: 10:00
security deposit: 800 €
rental deposit: 30 % at time of booking
final payment: 8 weeks before arrival

additional information about rental price:

Towels and linen,
use of gas and water
cot and highchair
end of stay cleaning
free wi-fi
electricity: € 150 per week
Security deposit € 800 to be paid at the time of the booking
Local Policies:
Rental prices include linen (changed weekly), initial cleaning, gas for cooking 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 generally 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-pools are generally open from 26 May to 1 Oct. Different dates have to be checked with us before booking.

Payment options:

Credit Card

Cancellation terms:

  • Free cancellation option until 15 days before the day of arrival.
  • Arrival between 16:00 and 19:00 Departure between 08:00 and 10:00 Pool open from 1 May to 1 October To be paid at booking with the rental price: Final Cleaning (mandatory): 300.00€ To be paid on the spot Not included in the rental price: Refundable Security Deposit in cash or by credit card (mandatory): 800.00€ Electricity (mandatory): 0.70€ per kWh Heating (on request): 7.00€ per cubic meter Tourist tax (mandatory): 2.50€ per person per day Included in the rental price: Bed Linen and Towels (initial set) Internet Wifi

additional information:

- Services and shops: Vicopisano 1.8 km, Bientina: 5.3 km, Cascina: 7 km
- Beaches: Tyrrhenian Sea- Marina di Pisa 37 km
- Lucca and renaissance walls: 29 km
- Pisa and pendant tower: 22 km
- Vinci and the Museum Leonardiano di Vinci – 43 km
- Livorno and the ferry boats port – 39 km
- Lajatico famous for the “Silence Theatre”: 48 km
- Forte dei marmi: 63 km
- Pietrasanta the city of the artists: 71 km
- Garfagnana: 104 km
- Volterra: 55 km
- San Gimignano 62 km
- Parco Naturale Alpi Apuane - cave Marble tour: 93 km
- Florence and Giotto tower: 83 km
- Bolgheri, famous for the wines (Sassicaia and Ornellaia): 72 km
- National Park of Cinque Terre - Riomaggiore: 140 km
- Siena and the Cathedral: 109 km

Attractions 4 kids
- Pinocchio Park 35 km
- Apua Adventure Park of Massa 78 km
- Cavallino Matto 75 km
- Adventure Park of Pizzorne 62 km
- Acqua Village Cecina 62 km

Spa & resort
- Bagni Di Pisa Natural Spa 23km
- Terme di Montecatini 33 km
- Casciana Terme 25 km
- Terme di Bagni di Lucca 65 km


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Mrs. E. Della Santa

Mrs. E. Della Santa is the outcome of myself, Elisa Della Santa, and my staffs' experiences and passion for the property market and tourism industry. We are a real estate agency based in Lucca, Tuscany. Thanks to our favourable position, we specialise in the short-term lettings and sales of a wide range of houses located near the sea and in the hills of Tuscany, Umbria and also apartments in the historical centre of Lucca. Our mission We strive to provide homeowner partners with high standards of service and home care and to provide guests with exceptional customer service and enjoyable holiday experiences that help create lifelong memories with family and friends. We strive to offer to our clients high quality services, with the awareness that our growth depends on the clients' satisfaction. Our friendly staff and management team are efficient, providing value to homeowners, customers and guests. In order to accomplish this goal, we must work closely with our homeowner partners.

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