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Il Forno at Borgo di Matraia, Matraia - Capannori - Lucca

2 bedrooms 1 bathroom 4 people In Resort with Pool 5 - Superb - Superb 5

Il Forno is a cosy, rustic ground floor villa with stone floors and wood beamed ceilings throughout. To the right of the main entrance is a small terrace which is furnished with a table, chairs and a parasol. A few stone steps lead up to a second terrace with pretty views, the perfect spot to dine al-fresco. Il Forno is attached to the owners residence.

Entry to the villa is directly into an open plan lounge, diner and kitchen. This room is full of traditional Tuscan charm and is furnished with a triple sofa, two simple chairs and an antique mirrored cupboard. In the centre of the room is a wooden dining table with four chairs.

To the far left of the room is the kitchen area. It is well equipped with an oven, gas hobs, dishwasher and fridge with separate freezer compartment. To the left of the kitchen is a bathroom with separate shower. Directly ahead is a bedroom.

The bedroom has been furnished with a double bed, a chest of drawers, a small table and a wonderful, large antique wardrobe. There is an electric ceiling fan. Plenty of light enters the room from the single window which looks out over the pretty views.

Right of the lounge area is a spacious twin room. It comprises of two single beds and a bamboo wardrobe with matching shelves. The window in the room offers more of the fantastic views.

1 double bedroom and 1 twin room.
The twin beds can be converted into a double if requested when booking.

Il Forno is attached to the owners residence.

Pets are allowed however there is a weekly charge.
Please confirm breed and size of pet when booking as some breeds may not be welcome.

There are three cats and a well-behaved dog that live on site.

Borgo Matraia is a wonderful rustic estate situated high on a hillside.  From this vantage point guests can enjoy stunning, panoramic views of Lucca and the surrounding hills and countryside. The town of Matraia is only 1.5km away and is within walking distance.

Access to the sparkling swimming pool is down a flight of stone steps a few metres from the rental villas. The pool terrace is situated in the lower garden and offers some breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding countryside, distant mountains and hillside villages.

The small estate comprises of the two rental villas and the owners house. Il Forno is attached to the owners residence on one side, while Il Fienile is an independent building. Both villas offer wonderful terraces with beautiful views.

The well maintained swimming pool offers some of the most wonderful panoramic views and measures 13 x 5.5 meters with a depth of 1.05 – 1.45 meters. There are plenty of chairs, tables, sun loungers and parasols available poolside. It is open from May to October, weather permitting.

To the left of the pool is a wooden loggia which has been furnished with an iron table and four matching chairs. To the right of the pool are two vintage changing rooms. Entry to the cool waters is via two metal ladders situated at either end of the pool.


Pet Friendly
Flexible dates
Washing Machine Inhouse
Furnished terrace
TV - Sat Astra Free View
Filter coffee maker
Moka espresso maker
Ironing board
Baby cot
Pool towels provided
Pets welcome
Pool chlorine free
Cook on request - extra cost
Parking – On street parking
Approach road – 350 mtrs of narrow,  uphill, gravel road. In poor condition.

Additional information

Arrival/Departure day: Saturday   Click here to request flexible dates

Terms and conditions: please read the booking contract

The Security Deposit is 200 Euro payable only in Euro. This is collected on your arrival and held by the owner for the duration of your stay. Should you or your party cause any damage at the property contact us straight away so that we can help agree a reasonable settlement. Damage does not mean normal usage or wear and tear.

What time can we arrive? By what time must we vacate the property?
Check in is from 16:00 - 19:00.
Checkout by: 10:00

Is there Internet in the villa?
free WI-FI available

Weekly linen, tea and bathroom towels: included - provided by local supplier

Heating, if used: by consumption

Final clean:included - provided by local supplier

Tourist tax: included

Baby cot: 1 available on request, no extra cost

High chair: 1 available on request, no extra cost

Optional extra costs: The air conditioning is charged €5 per day.

Concierge Service
If you would like suggestions and tips regarding different activities you can do during your stay please contact our concierge service at concierge@to-tuscany.com

What is a pre arrival shopping service?
In some villas, it is possible to have a Pre arrival shopping service. The availability of the service is noted in the villa description. To help you through the first day or two of your holiday, owners can do a small shop before your arrival so that you do not have to go immediately to find a supermarket. By contacting your To Tuscany villa specialist in advance and providing them with a shopping list you will find the items in your villa on arrival. Please note that the service cannot be guaranteed with less than 48 hours notice before arrival.​

Villa rates

2018 Prices per villa
Date range
7 night price
30 Jun - 01 Sep 2018
1763 US Dollar
01 Sep - 22 Sep 2018
1493 US Dollar
22 Sep - 13 Oct 2018
1169 US Dollar
13 Oct - 15 Dec 2018
720 US Dollar
15 Dec - 29 Dec 2018
899 US Dollar
2019 Prices per villa
Date range
7 night price
29 Dec - 05 Jan 2019
925 US Dollar
05 Jan - 09 Mar 2019
743 US Dollar
09 Mar - 01 Jun 2019
1202 US Dollar
01 Jun - 29 Jun 2019
1539 US Dollar
29 Jun - 31 Aug 2019
1816 US Dollar
31 Aug - 21 Sep 2019
1539 US Dollar
21 Sep - 12 Oct 2019
1202 US Dollar
12 Oct - 14 Dec 2019
743 US Dollar
14 Dec - 28 Dec 2019
925 US Dollar

What's the villa like inside?

Dining Room

Villa location

How far are the airports? Distances and driving time
  • Aeroporto Pisa: 55km - 0h 48m
  • Florence Airport: 73km - 0h 57m
  • Aeroporto Bologna: 157km - 1h 45m
How far are the nearest towns? Distances and driving time
  • Lucca: 13km - 0h 28m
  • Altopascio : 18km - 0h 31m
  • Borgo a Mozzano: 20km - 0h 28m
The nearest grocery shop can be found in Matraia 1.5km away. A wider range of amenities including restaurants, bars a  pharmacy and a bank can be found in Marlia 5km away.  The popular town of Lucca is only 15km away.

 More options
Golf Club
Horse riding

Guest reviews: Il Forno at Borgo di Matraia <div class='textCenter'>9,5/ 10</div>Score from 2 reviews - Superb (2 Client reviews)

August 2017
Adult family group
Ringwood, United Kingdom Ringwood, United Kingdom
Guest villa score
A very warm welcome on arrival. The owner lives next door and was always very helpful. Absolutely beautiful location with lovely views. It looked lovely in the pictures but was even better in person. I would highly recommend staying here.
To Tuscany team comments for this review:12.09.2017
OWNER COMMENT: Thank you for your nice comment!!! Has beeen really a plesure to host you, your family and the wanderful Frankie. I sincerely hope to meet you again because you are indeed very nice and polite people......we wait for you!!!! Have a nice time Marina, Paolo and Olga!!!

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