Near Lucca, Tuscany»Casa Carlo

  • Bedrooms: 12
  • Bathrooms: 16
  • Sleeps: 24

Casa Carlo, nestled below Monte Pisano on the southern outskirts of Lucca, is an historic 19th century Lucchese villa set on a stunning estate of hill terraced olive groves, elegant Italian gardens and pine forest hilltops with castle ruins. Panoramic views reach out across Lucca and Nottolini's acquaduct and a pretty walled garden provide a peaceful and beautiful setting for a very special destination wedding.

In keeping with the villa's gentle and enchanting atmosphere, the unique interiors are elegantly furnished with style and charm and offer 11 frescoed guestrooms all with ensuite facilities for up to 22 guests. With two living rooms, a grand banquet room and the shady retreat of an arched loggia, the villa offers many possibilities for an intimate wedding ceremony, dinner and reception.

Rates 2012 prices per week

June, July, August, September, Holidays: 30,000 euro

April, May, October: 24,000 euro

November, December, January, February, March: 22,500 euro
Interior
  • Magnificent formal dining room
  • Drawing room with fireplace and satellite TV
  • Office with PC and high-speed internet
  • Domed Music Room with grand piano & fireplace
  • Card and Billiard Room
  • Wine room housing one of the best private collections in Tuscany
  • Large fully equipped Tuscan kitchen
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Sun lounge
  • 12 of the guest bedrooms have 5-star bathrooms en suite
  • 5 bedrooms in the one-time hunting lodge with beamed ceilings, overlooking piazza with lemon trees & flowers
  • 4 of the bedrooms overlooking original 17th century fountains
  • Four additional bathrooms
  • Service area
  • Laundry room
Exterior
  • Gardens
  • Salt Water Swimming Pool
  • Mountain Bikes
  • Outdoor oven & barbecue
  • Alfresco Dining
  • Ponds
  • Piazza
Amenities
  • Maid service - 3 full-time housekeepers
  • Satellite TV
  • Fully air-conditioned
  • Access to owner's wine selection (at additional cost)
  • Cooking lessons
Activities
  • Golf (25 km, 40 km and 75 km away)
  • Tennis (3 km)
  • Pool
  • Spa (5 km)
  • Museums - many to choose from
  • Vineyards in Lucca (5 km) or in Chianti (100km)
  • Restaurants (6 km)
  • Shopping (5 Km)
  • Sightseeing/Tours - many in the area
  • Sailing Forte dei Marmi (20 Km)
  • Skiing (50 Km)
Transportation/
Distances
  • Airport: Pisa 22 km
  • Rental Car: Lucca 5 km
  • Train: Lucca 4.5 km
Nearby Accommodations
  • There are other Villas in the same estate, and area hotels:
  • Gran hotel Guinigi
  • Hotel Napoleon
  • Palazzo Alexander
  • Locanda Elisa
  • Villa Principessa
Staff Notes
  • The gardens around the Villa are beautiful for cocktail service, photographs, cake ceremony, etc.
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WEDDING PLANNING INFORMATION

Number of Guests

Indoors

Outdoors

Wedding Ceremony 100 150 Formal Dinner 50 70 Cocktail Reception 50 100

Available Services

In House

Avail. in Area

Wedding Planner X- Caterer X- Florist X- Musicians X- Lighting Technician X- Hairdressers/Make-Up X- Videographers X- Photographers X- Wedding Cake X- Limousine Services X- Drivers X- Shuttle Services X- Rental Equipment and Furniture X-
Equipment Setup X- Groom's Cake X- Tuxedo Rental -X Invitations and Printing -X Wedding Dresses X- Bridesmaid Dresses X- Rings X- Tents -X Heaters X- Candles X- Dance Floor -X Disabled Access -X Changing Room -X Security for Gifts -X Liability Insurance -X Security Personnel -X Civil Servant X- Contingency Plan X- Bride & Groom Food Tasting X-