Castello di Alica - Apartment in a Restored XII Century Monastery


Details of the Apartment

A delightful one bedroom, south facing apartment on the first floor of this restored monastery. The apartment looks straight down the beautiful Val d'Era.

Located in the hilltop hamlet of Alica, Castello di Alica is situated just 45km (30miles) from Pisa airport and 50km from Florence. In addition to the popular attractiions of Pisa, Lucca, Florence & Siena, Castello di Alica is an excellent base for exploring northern & central Tuscany.

The hamlet of Alica is just 2km from the village of Forcoli with it's cafe's and local shops.

Facilities of the Apartment

General / living area
  • TV
  • Satellite / cable TV
  • DVD player
  • Central heating
  • Fans
  • Golf clubs
The Living Room has windows looking out over the Castello courtyard and then down the Val d'Era towards the hilltop town of Peccioli.

Furnishings include 2 leather sofas, satellite TV and DVD. A range of maps and tour/local guides are provided to help you get the most from your visit.
Kitchen / utility
  • 4 ring hob
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Kettle
  • Coffee maker
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Toilet paper provided
The traditional Tuscan-style kitchen has been handmade by a local company to complement the style of the Castello. Fitted with modern appliances including a dishwasher.

The kitchen has windows looking out over the Catello courtyard and also looking West towards Olive groves.
Bedrooms (1)
Includes: Double beds (1), single beds (0), en-suite bath/shower rooms (1)
Furnished with solid oak furmiture, the Bedroom has a king sized bed, wardrobe, bedside drawers, a large set of drawers and a dressing table.
Bathrooms (1)
Includes: Bathrooms (1) of which en-suite (1). Shower (1) and WC (1)
The bathroom has an enclosed shower together with a sink, WC and Bidet. The window looks West towards the Olive groves.
Swimming pool
  • Shared swimming pool
  • Patio
  • Terrace / roof terrace
  • Parking (secure)

Castello di Alica is located in Palaia, Pisa Province

Castello di Alica is an excellent base for exploring the major tourist spots of northern Tuscany, situated in the triangle between Florence, Pisa and Siena. Add to this easy access to Lucca, the spa town of Casciana Terme, Volterra and the Tuscan coast, the location provides a base for a great vacation.

The main roads provide easy access to the major cities, or the railway provides a direct line into Florence from Pontedera.

  • Pisa (PSA): 35 km
  • Tuscan Coast: 40 km
  • Castelfalfi: 15 km
  • Viareggio: 50 km
  • Nearest Shops: 3 km
  • Nearest Restaurants: 0 km
  • Nearest Bars: 3 km


Rental Rates

Rental rates £350 - £500 per week
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Booking Terms & Cancellation Policy

To cater for the cheaper flights that are available from many European airports to Pisa, rentals starting on a weekday can be arranged. The minimum rental period during the Hi Summer season is 7 nights. Shorter stays are available at other times. A deposit of 40% is payable with the booking, the balance being due 6 weeks before arrival.
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From £350 per week

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