Our charming, rustic style Villa is located on the panoramic Ciciana hill in the most picturesque area of Terre di Matraia- a home to excellent wine and the oldest, most beautiful villas in Tuscany. The house is just 20 minutes from the centre of the medieval town of Lucca. It revels in a peaceful and wonderful atmosphere, enriched by a splendid panorama and enchanting views.
The house was once a hunting lodge and has been restored to new life by the skilful and meticulous renovation work of the owners. Classic materials of Tuscan tradition such as cypress wood beams, pietra serena and terracotta tiles combine with simple, elegant furnishings to create a unique atmosphere and lasting memories for their guests. The property has three floors with large common areas and is ideal for large groups, as it gives everyone independent space within the vast property.
The property has three floors with large common areas and is ideal for large groups, as it gives everyone independent space within the vast property. All the bedrooms have air conditioning and WI-FI, guaranteeing you a perfect relaxing stay. Every bedroom has magnificent views over the surrounding 1000 acres Forci estate with olive trees, vineyards and forest. Selva is beautifully restored residence spread across two villas, with finely furnished and decorated bedrooms with en suite bathrooms.
At your disposal is a wonderful Tuscan-style kitchen ready to introduce you to the delicious Italian culinary tradition and have you feel the warmth and familiarity of this place. Within the large colourful garden are elegant living areas as well as the wonderful panoramic swimming pool, the gem of the property. Also in the garden is a barbecue and a large table under the shade of the wisteria-covered pergola, where you can enjoy delicious meals surrounded by the beautiful nature of Tuscany.
The garden allows you to experience different sensations and unique experiences with nature such as meditation, outdoor relaxation, painting and long walks. With our magnificent views, food and service will make your visit so special that you just want to stay forever... The strategic position of the villa is certainly a fundamental feature for those who wish to visit the splendours of Tuscany; the proximity to Lucca and the motorway exit allow you to get easily and quickly to historic borghi and towns such as Florence, Pisa, Montecatini Terme , Montecarlo di Lucca, Collodi and the nearby golden beaches of Versilia with elegant Forte dei Marmi.
The extensive gardens are private, peaceful & abundant with pergola perfect for alfresco dining. The Swimming pool terrace is fully equipped with large tables, umbrellas and deck chairs perfect for enjoying the Tuscan sun.The rectangular swimming pool, 50 metres from the property, measures 6 x 14 m with the depth varying from 1.20m to 1.80m.