Marlia-Capannori, Lucca - Tuscany Santa Maria Al Lago

7 Bedrooms — 14 Pax

Santa Maria del Lago is a recently restored luxury villa located just 15 minutes from Lucca. Central air conditioning throughout the property, WiFi high speed internet connection, elevator, state of the art professional kitchen and gym combined with tastefully decorated interiors create the ideal setting for the perfect villa vacation.

The villa is set upon a hilltop, fronted by a formal Italianate Garden and backing onto woodlands. The grounds offer a large rectangular swimming pool with adjacent pool house which is home to the sauna, gym, kitchen and stocked bar. Tennis courts are located in a shaded area behind the villa. The outdoor dining area is spectacular; a custom designed glass and wrought iron gazebo covering a glass topped octagonal table which mirrors the design of the gazebo. Outdoor dining area is for up to 16 persons. Next to the gazebo is a lovely ‘outdoor living room’ with elegant wrought iron couch and arm chairs, additional outdoor seating is located in the lower patio off the formal dining room.

The spacious interiors have been tastefully decorated with care and patience by the homeowner. Persian rugs are set on cotto floors, French Doors open to terraces, and all art and object d'arts were very carefully chosen to create a serene and supremely comfortable home. Many of the owners families antiques grace the walls and tables throughout the house creating a very authentic environment.

The Ground Floor offers a formal foyer, large living room with fireplace and French Doors opening to the terrace, library with telephone and fax, television room with Satellite TV and DVD, reading room, guest bathroom and one fully equipped kitchen. An elevator offers easy access to all levels of the villa.

The Lower Level or ‘cellar’ of the villa offers a large dining room with French Doors opening to the furnished terrace. Immediately adjacent is a large professional kitchen ideal for cooking lessons and entertaining. The wine cellar is adjacent to the professional kitchen and makes a wonderful space for tasting fine Tuscans or having a more cozy meal for up to 6 persons. The laundry room, service area and staff accommodations are on this level of the villa as well.

On the First Floor are five spacious bedrooms with king beds and ensuite bathrooms. Four of these five bedrooms can be converted to two twin beds by advance request.

On the Second Floor of the villa are two spacious bedrooms with king beds and ensuite bathrooms.

All bedrooms are individually temperature controlled for both heating and air-conditioning and offer telephone, hair dryer and bathrobes.

Cellar

  • Wine library with a private collection of Tuscan/Italian wines and fine olive oils. Wine and Olive oil collection is available for purchase.
  • Table for 6 located in the wine library.
  • Professional kitchen for culinary programs or special events. State of the art appliances from vapour oven, oversized oven, microwave oven, ice maker, dishwasher and 8 burner stove top.
  • Table for up to 18 in the formal dining room with French doors leading to an outdoor furnished patio with fine wrought iron furnishings.
  • Service area and laundry room.
  • Staff accommodations.

GROUND FLOOR

  • Main living room with fireplace and seating for up to 18 persons. Tastefully decorated with fine books and family heirlooms.
  • Fully equipped kitchen for everyday use. Table for four.
  • Library with telephone, fax, internet access and printer.
  • TV room with satellite and DVD / music room.
  • Guest Powder room.

FIRST FLOOR

  • Two suites with bath and shower facilities, can either be king or twin beds.
  • Two rooms with shower facilities, can either be king or twin bedded rooms.
  • One room king bed, shower.

SECOND FLOOR

  • Two suites with bath and shower facilities, king size bed.
  • Bedrooms are individually temperature controlled (heating and air-conditioning), equipped with telephones, hairdryers, bathrobes and linen sets including pool towels.

POOL

  • 14 meter X 7 meter Rectangular Pool with teak lounge chairs and furnishings.
  • State of the art workout room with stair master, stationary bike, free weights, upper body and lower body machines, punching bag, floor mats and mirrored walls.
  • Tasteful outdoor lighting for evening use in and around the pool.
  • Pool bar with mini kitchenette, ice maker and stocked bar.
  • Men and women’s changing rooms and separate showers. Sauna for up to 3 persons.

OUT-DOOR FACILITIES

  • Mountain bikes.
  • Tennis court synthetic.
  • Gorgeous Gazebo for al fresco dining for up to 16 persons.
  • Lounge area outside next to the gazebo for basic lounging outdoors.
  • Barbeque.
Santa Maria Al Lago

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