Vintage style in the heart of Lucca

Apartment - Private room · Via Burlamacchi, Lucca, Tuscany 55100, Italy

The Space

Very large master bedroom with a large closet for guests, writing desk and heating.
The apartment is on the noble floor of an ancient palace in the heart of Lucca, but the area is served by several car parks at most 5 minutes away on foot.
The bus terminal connecting Lucca to Florence and Pisa is 5 minutes walk.
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From the apartment you arrive in less than two minutes to Piazza Napoleone and Piazza San Michele. And for movie lovers there are two cinemas just around the corner.
Curated and welcoming, with design touches. The bathroom, shared with another double bedroom, has a gorgeous bathtub for relaxing baths after a sightseeing day!

EVENTS:
Lucca welcomes people with many happenings during the whole year. Now the Lucca Center of Contemporary Art ((website hidden)) is hosting an exhibition of works by Antonio Ligabue until June 9th...

Check-out the program of the amazing Summer Festival ((website hidden)):
July 6th: Diana Krall
July 9th: Leonard Cohen
July 11th: Nick Caves and the Bad Seeds
July 13th: Thirty Seconds To Mars
July 17th: The Killers
July 19th: Mark Knopfler
July 25th: Neil Young
July 27th: Sigur Ros

From 6th to 8th September the walls of Lucca will host Murabilia ((website hidden)) an extraordinary event for all greenery lovers!

From October 31st to November 3rd, pay a visit to the most important Comics Fair: Lucca Comics & Games ((website hidden))

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 0.5
Beds: 1
Weekly Price: $641 /week
Security Deposit: $356
Cleaning Fee: $14
Check In: 2:00 PM
Check Out: 1:00 PM
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Cancellation: Strict

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  • This is how an AirBnb experience should be - and as it was always intended - like staying at a friends house. Raffaele "get's it".

    He knows how and what is needed for a "travelling friend". Thoughtful, empathetic and casual. (Which makes all those "complaints" about bath curtains and bedroom locks ridiculous. If they are important then go to a B&B and pay accordingly).

    It's all about trust and reputation. We show trust as travellers entering someones home, they gain in reputation accordingly. This worked for me completely andI will return.

    January 2014
  • Rafaele was really great and conscientious about our stay going well. He was attentive and have us many great suggestions. The rooms were very well decorated with plenty of space. As we were a family of 4 with two small children, we had to rent both rooms, but we would have preferred (and they were plenty large) to have been in the same room with our children under 10. Also, do not underestimate the complexity of the web of tiny streets inside the Lucca walls. Rafaele had to come find us the night we arrived due to the construction going on several streets, despite our multiple GPS devices.

    October 2013
  • Loved Raffael's home. He was the perfect host. Greeted us with coffee/wine and then left us pretty much on our own. The place is super conveniently located, large, well decorated and spotless. Highly recommend.

    October 2013
  • Raffaele is an excellent host and his house and rooms are really beautifully designed, clean, and everything you could hope for in a stay in a small town in Italy. The room and bathroom were both very big and had everything you'd need as far as amenities. Raffaele gave us a map and showed us all the places to go and even figured out a way to get me a key in 10 minutes when I locked myself out and he was away--he's the best!

    October 2013
  • We had a great fews days in this apartment, great location clean and tidy and raffele gave us plenty of information about the area and which restaurants to use.

    If you are ever in lucca stay here
    Thankyou again

    Chris and trupty

    October 2013
  • Raffaele was a warm and gracious host. This was my first experience of air bnb, so it was a great relief to find that Raffaele was reliable and extremely helpful. (I was a little confused with the train time table from Pisa to Lucca and he made sure we were on the correct train). The room, bathroom and common room are spacious and beautifully decorated. If you have an eye for elegant fixtures they are here in abundance- from the chandelier on the silver table to the antique table and wardrobe. The place is part of an old palazzo, beautiful tiles and high ceilings, it is truly exceptional. He suggested a great restaurant called PEC ( an acronym) and was happy to respond to all my questions. He comes highly recommended. .

    October 2013
  • Beautiful & clean room. Rafaello recommended a fantastic restaurant, definetely worth going there!

    September 2013
  • The reservation was canceled 5 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

    September 2012
  • The accommodation was incredible! Right in the heart of the old town of Lucca, the location could not have been better. Lucca is a town full of beuaty and culture, and definitely a must-see. Raffaele's apartment is quite unique - really modern and artistic, and very stylish. The rooms very incredibly spacious, and we had a very comfortable stay. Thank you, Raffaele!

    September 2012
  • Raffaele was very helpful and took good care of me and my cousin. The room was nice and well located in Lucca. I absolutely recommend this place!

    August 2012
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English, Français
School
Liceo Scientifico G. Galilei, University of Siena
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Do You Speak Graphics?, GuidiCar, EXA Media S.p.A., SVE MEdia Srl, Sunrise Co., Shin Vision Srl, DYBEX S.A., Dynamic Italia Srl, Intercultura
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Hallo, I'm a graphic designer, working for my own company Do You Speak Graphics? I've chosen Lucca as my town because of the quality of life. Art and history are so close that you can breath them. I live in couple and we have two beautiful white cats :-)
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