B&B Posta Gattaiola
is located in an ancient building which dates back to 1874. The farmhouse has found the touch of the past thanks to a careful restoration work, through which remained intact the characteristics of the old Tuscan country houses; terracotta floors and beamed ceilings typical of wood and bricks create a strong aesthetic and emotional involvement.
In the past, part of the structure hosting the B&B was used to house small shops and nearby an old postal office, thus marking the place as a point of reference for residents and travellers. Real life stories that today still intertwine with the hospitality of B&B Posta Gattaiola. Modern travellers can choose among 4 rooms inspired to four different areas of Tuscany: Lucca, Florence, Chianti and Maremma. Comfortable double rooms with private bathroom, amazing views and furnished with antiques selected in local antiques street markets.
Guests have a living area with a comfortable lounge of the late 800' where you can browse through old books of photographs about Tuscany or simply make a timeless conversation in complete relaxation. Possibility of regenerating walks to enjoy nature and pristine landscape. In fine weather, on request, fantastic cycle rides. At a distance of about 1,5km, tennis courts and swimming pool.
Swimming pool is about 1km away, located in a setting of greenery and tranquility. Daily ticket payment is necessary to access.
Tennis courts are about 1km away. The Tennis Club Lucca; B&B's guests can access the club prior to availability check. Costs according to rates of the Club.
Golf court is about 1km. Lucca Vigopelago course is the second oldest italian practice field.
- Food lovers will find several attractions in Lucchesia; a land of absolute excellence in the production of oil and wine. You can participate in various tastings that are organized at particular times of the year.
- The area has plenty of taverns where to eat typical dishes of the Tuscan cuisine. To seafood lovers, in just a few minutes drive you can reach the coast where you can taste fresh specialties.
- For the most adventurous and curious, near the B&B Posta Gattaiola, there is a cooking school with the chance to do cooking classes, following schedules and costs to be checked according to the requirements.