Stella di Mare is a romantic freestanding cottage immersed in a wide green garden which offers much privacy and at the same time, a privileged position between the traditional the countryside experience and an exciting beach holiday. The villa is within walking distance from the medieval village of Guardistallo, with all basic facilities and only 20 minutes drive from the closest sandy beaches, attractions and services all located at the active beach town of Cecina.
On a privileged position on a hill, the villa offers limitless views of the typical Tuscan countryside which extends till the ocean: hills covered of green woods, golden fields that feature this area near the coast and many olive groves surrounding old hamlets. In the horizon line is possible to catch a glimpse of the Island of Elba.
Many paths where to stroll around, make long walks in an unspoiled settings, mountain biking or just relax on a reclining chair in the private garden. The villa offers a lot of outdoor space equipped with comfortable reclining chairs and umbrellas where to enjoy the mild Tuscan climate during the whole season. Besides, there is a romantic covered terrace in front of the main entrance which provides a shady equipped area for meals al fresco, with table and chairs.
The cottage has been furnished and decorated in modern style to become a cozy holiday home whilst preserves at the same time some of the original features of a typical Tuscan farmhouse, specially for its thick walls which maintain the villa’s interiors very cool the whole year long, for its fired bricked floors and for its typical wooden beamed ceilings.
The house is a studio flat offers 34 square meters composed of a wide living-dining room and a fully equipped kitchen, with all necessary appliances and utensils for cooking and eating delicious Tuscan menus: there is a 2-burning stove, refrigerator with freezer box, sink, utensils and table ware.
There are two large and comfortable double sofa beds, which become two real double beds when opened, so the studio flat is ideal for one couple alone or four people, specially a small family. There is a fully equipped bathroom with shower, WC, sink and hairdryer.
The villa is equipped with SAT TV, portable fans and vacuum cleaner. The 5000 square meters garden includes a parking. A barbecue is available in the garden for delicious meals al fresco. The villa can be rented also in low season, heated with electrical heater. From the villa’s garden is possible to enjoy one of the best views ever, composed of the Tuscan green valley covered of olive groves till the sea.
The villa is within less than 1 km from the closest village, Guardistallo, with shops, restaurants and other facilities; the sandy beaches and attractions of Cecina are located 6 km from the villa. At Cecina you will find all facilities, train station, many restaurants at the edge of the sea and other all necessary services.
Cecina valley, located in the surroundings of Pisa, hides many ancient hamlets, churches and fortresses to visit, including many Etruscan sites. The landscape is the typical Tuscan one with its cypress trees, sunflower fields, green and golden hills, olive groves.
The villa is close to many interesting sites to visit: sandy beaches of Cecina (8 km), Montescudaio (2 km) and Bolgheri (14 km), both are cozy medieval villages well-known for their top wines; Piombino harbor (58 km) from where you can take a boat to the islands Elba or Giglio; historic cities like Volterra, San Gimignano, Siena; and a special day trip to the wellness centre of [a:252:Calidario].