Il Castagno


Renting this property will entitle you to the use of our private beach and sand dunes situated north of Marina di Castagneto.
This coastal area of about 10,000 sqm is an enclosed botanical garden with an educational nature trail giving information about the plants, flowers and vegetation with the aim of preserving and enhancing the  Mediterranean sand dune environment.

The villa is located, 500m above seal level, in Via dei Lapini, Valcanina, Sassetta, Livorno. It is surrounded by a secular forest and has about 500 sqm of private enclosed garden with swimming pool, barbecue and parking spaces illuminated during the night time. It is about 800m from the centre of the village of Sassetta and 12km from Marina di Castagneto Carducci and the seaside.

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This well maintained detached house, of 160 sqm,  sleeps 11 persons. It has two stone paved terraces, one of 100 sqm in front of the house, near the swimming pool, and one of 30 sqm at the back of the house. The house has a ground floor which enjoys the paved terraces and a first floor where there are two balconies with panoramic views. From the balcony which faces east it is possible to admire the valley called 'Pian delle Vigne', and to the left catch a glimpse of the picturesque village of Sassetta. The main entrance to the house leads from the front terrace near the swimming pool into the large living room where we find:

  • Two very comfortable sofas which both convert to two single beds.;
  • A large wooden dining table;
  • At the back of the room on the right is a well equipped kitchen with dishwasher, gas oven, gas hob, fridge with freezer, toaster, kettle and both Italian moka and filter coffee machines; in front of the kitchen is a wooden breakfast table with bench seating. 
  • At the back of the living room on the left is a large fireplace and in the centre is a door leading to the back terrace where next to the barbecue one can eat outside or relax in tranquility under an elegant wrought iron gazebo furnished with a large marble table and wrought iron chairs with comfortable cushions.
  • Close to the front of the living room is a door leading into a cloakroom and bathroom with wc, bidet, sink and washing machine.

A staircase leads from the living room to the first floor landing where on the left there are two armchairs which both convert to single beds, a wardrobe and a window door which opens on to a balcony at the front of the house which overlooks the swimming pool. 
On the right hand side of the landing  there are three doors, each leading to a double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower cubicle. In the first bedroom there is a double bed, a single bed and a wardrobe, in the second bedroom there is a double bed, an armchair which converts to a single bed and a wardrobe, in the third bedroom there is a double bed, a single bed and, a chest of drawers and a wardrobe.  If needed we can supply a cot. Both the second and third bedrooms open on to a balcony with panoramic views.
The swimming pool, situated in a sunny position, in front of the house enjoys a  lovely view and is a very pleasant place for relaxing. There are deckchairs and sunbeds with cushions.

The house is very well furnished and has central heating.

Prices 2024

From Saturday to Saturday (from 15.00 hr arrival to 09.00 hr departure).

Please read the terms and conditions regarding booking, use of the apartment and payment before using this form.

Low Season Period Price
 Il Castagno
All Other Periods
 € 1090.00

Mid Season Period Price
 Il Castagno
18 May - 6 July
 € 1440.00
24 August - 7 September

High Season Period Price
 Il Castagno
6 July - 24 August
 € 2290.00

Included and Extras

Final cleaning, weekly linen, weekly towels, weekly kitchen linen, water, gas and electricity;
Internet wifi;
Use of the swimming pool shared with Villa La Quercia;
High chair; baby cot within 8 persons, otherwise as extra person.
Three parking spaces;
Normal number of persons 8;
*Max number of extra persons 3

Central heating: € 3.50 per hour;
LOCAL TAX: € 1.00 per person per day (not applied to under 12's).
*Extra person payment per week € 70.00