Capannori, Italy Listing #: 100740
22 Guests 11 Bedrooms 11 Bathrooms
A historic 19th-century Lucchese property, Villa Controni is a peaceful country house tucked away below Monte Pisano. Built as the summer residence of the noble merchant Controni family, the property is a work of art that features fresco-painted walls, a swimming pool, a fitness room,... Read More Details a billiard room, a wine cellar, and a stunning setting of hill terraced olive groves. The villa has also hosted many famous personalities, including the Prince Frederick of Denmark and Norway.
This private villa rental in Tuscany comprises eleven frescoed bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, comfortably accommodating up to twenty-two guests. A further four beds are available at an extra charge. With several elegant entertaining spaces and dining areas, Villa Controni is ideal for family celebrations, unique events, anniversaries, and other special occasions.
The Controni estate is surrounded by olive groves, elegant Italian gardens, pine forest hilltops with castle ruins, and was for many years devoted to the cultivation of rare flowers and the production of extra virgin olive oil. Today, this private villa rental in Tuscany is open for guests and events across its three-floor villa and extensive 1,600m grounds. A small deconsecrated church also sits on the property and is where the famous Luigi Matteucci, diplomat and father of the inventor of the first stroke engine, was buried.
Inside Villa Controni, guests find fresco-painted walls, antique chandeliers, and grand reception rooms. The ground floor is home to a majestic dining room with seating for twenty-six, an elegant living room, a billiards room, a reading room, and a typical Tuscan fully equipped kitchen. On the first floor, a living room with Murano glass chandeliers overlooks the park, while a studio and six en-suite double bedrooms enjoy similarly impressive views over the surrounding countryside.
On the second floor of this private villa rental in Tuscany, guests find an additional five double en-suite bedrooms, some featuring walk-in closets, as well as an attic room with a wooden beamed ceiling. Outside, the private grounds of the villa are graciously designed and feature a floodlit 18x8m swimming pool with sun loungers and deck chairs, a fitness area in a converted lemon house, an alfresco dining area, an arched loggia with a dining area and BBQ, and paths winding through Italian gardens.
Guests at this private villa rental in Tuscany benefit from complimentary in-villa services, including a daily two-meal chef service, daily maid service, gardener, pool attendant, and porter service. Guests also have access to tennis and sports courts, cooking classes, and wine, oil, and ice-cream service (extra fee). EliteLyfe’s concierge service includes exclusive luxury transfers to and from the airport, ensuring your peace of mind and a world-class experience from the moment you arrive.
Villa Controni and all EliteLyfe properties meet the highest standards of COVID-19 protocols. This private villa rental in Tuscany uses enhanced cleaning practices and all staff is fully vaccinated and adheres to strict hygiene regulations.
Located just six kilometers from Lucca, this grand Italian estate with a private chapel is the epitome of aristocratic luxury and the perfect setting for a special event or vacation.
- Daily Chef service for preparation of breakfast and one meal (lunch or dinner) 6 days a week (Wednesday day off)
- Daily maid service in the morning 6 days a week (Sunday day off)
- Concierge service on-call and on-site
- Pool attendant
- Porter service
- Heating/air-conditioning, electricity (up to 2000 KW, over this amount client will be charged accordingly to usage), water, gas
- Linen change on Saturday and Wednesday
- Internet wireless connection 30MB available in every room
- Access to the Tennis / Football / Volleyball Fields + balls and rackets Read Less
|DATES||TYPE||MIN STAY||CANCELLATION||NIGHTLY RATE|
|Oct 13, 2021 - Oct 31, 2021||STANDARD||3||60 days||€3,500.00|
|Nov 01, 2021 - Mar 31, 2022||LOW SEASON||3||60 days||€3,143.00|
|Apr 01, 2022 - May 31, 2022||STANDARD||3||60 days||€3,500.00|
|Jun 01, 2022 - Sep 30, 2022||PEAK||7||90 days||€3,857.00|
|Oct 01, 2022 - Oct 31, 2022||STANDARD||3||60 days||€3,500.00|
|Nov 01, 2022 - Mar 31, 2023||LOW SEASON||3||60 days||€3,143.00|
|Apr 01, 2023 - May 31, 2023||STANDARD||3||60 days||€3,500.00|
|Jun 01, 2023 - Sep 30, 2023||PEAK||7||90 days||€3,857.00|
|Oct 01, 2023 - Oct 31, 2023||STANDARD||3||60 days||€3,500.00|
|Nov 01, 2023 - Mar 31, 2024||LOW SEASON||3||60 days||€3,143.00|
Min. age of renter 25 years old
Pets not allowed
No events allowed
Suitable for children
Security deposit required
Lucca: 4 miles
Pisa: 12 miles
Firenze: 31 miles
Beach (Viareggio, Forte dei Marmi): 12 miles
Cinque Terre: 37 miles
Bolgheri: 50 miles
Roma: 170 miles
Hospital: 2,5 miles
Golf court: 18 miles / Putting green: 1,5 miles
Tennis club: 1,5 miles