Le Mura di Sopra

Luxury self catering Tuscany Farmhouse holiday accommodation nestled in the magnificent Tuscan hills.

Complete privacy and tranquillity await you in this Tuscany farm house rental villa with a private swimming pool near the charming spa town of Bagni di Lucca.

This idyllically situated hillside farmhouse in Tuscany, Italy, dates from the 15th century and has been fully and authentically restored. This noble residence was owned by the Bishop of Lucca as a summer retreat in the early 19th century.

Tuscan Farmhouse drive boardered with  stone wall.

Motoring up to Le Mura di Sopra is just the beginning . . . .


The gracious 15th century farmhouse has been authentically restored to provide you a Tuscany farmhouse holiday.  Complete with all of the modern conveniences and a swimming pool, this Tuscan villa rental, which sleeps 10, will surround you with the warmth and old world charm that we are sure you will enjoy.  At Mura di Sopra you can be immersed in the authenticity of country life and at the same time get to know the culture which is present in the history and art of Tuscany.

Enjoy relaxing under the Tuscan sun in the swimming pool (6x12 metres) or resting quietly on the terraces overlooking olive groves on the hillside below and the majestic Apuane Alps in the distance. The whole pool area is in full sunshine from about 10a.m. until sunset. The pool is solar heated to about 80-86 degrees Fahrenheit from mid May until late September.

Dine alfresco Tuscan style, surrounded by colourful flowers, lemon and lime trees and an array of mature native Italian trees including chestnuts, cypresses and fruit trees.

Enjoy hiking the paths and meadows around the about 16 hectares (40 acre) estate of Le Mura di Sopra which is located a short 10 minute walk from the local Tuscan village of Benabbio.

The house is at about 1500 feet above sea level. The summers are hot with temperatures in the 80's in July and August. The evenings are cooler so sleeping is not uncomfortable. May June and September are usually in the high 70's and 80's. October is more variable but usually in the 70's.

 Mura di Sopra is available to rent throughout the year.

Le Mura di Sopra

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