GUEST BOOK (1): A wonderful holiday in a wonderful setting. The villa has excellent facilities and the swimming pool is fantastic. The description of the mountain views do not do them justice – waking up to the mountain views is breathtaking.
Vera and Franco have been kind and helpful – the perfect hosts.
The location is ideal - easy to get to and with sea, mountains, and major sights of Tuscany within easy access.
The villa has plenty of space and has been ideal for us, two families with young children.
Villa Mazzoni “Delfo” is the perfect holiday destination!
………Karen, Richard, David and Joanna Lee…….
………….Eleonor, Jonathan, Bethany and Benedict Cook…….
We recommend Villa Mazzoni Delfo as a perfect place for a family holiday. It is in an ideal location for touring Northen Tuscany, within easy reach of Beaches, and other famous tourist attraction such as Pisa, Florence, Lucca and many others.
Zoe Craig and family, from London
Go into details: : The house is very comfortable and the guests are at one’s ease. The round area is very wide: the children can play without dangers, the adults can rest, sleep or read sitting in the shade and every now and then, look round to enjoy the view on the surrounding mountains.
A few steps on foot (400 metre.)…….and the guests arrive in the historic centre.
Here they found many “pizzeria” not expensive and a very good restaurants with home and traditional cooking. .
The wine shop “Angeli” is provided with excellent wines of all kinds (Chianti – Montalcino – Montecarlo, Sassicaia) and local production.
In the central road there is the delicatessen shop ”Bonuccelli” with first-rate hams, cheese, and meats oneself made.
For sweet and ice-cream lovers we suggest “Pasticceria da Rossano” “Pasticceria Sul Prado” “Gelateria Peter Pan”.
In the town there is also Supermarket “CONAD” very well furnished, and on Friday the guests can go to the WEEKLY MARKET.
ATTRACTIONS:: MONTE CORCHIA 'S CAVE- Set among the grand setting of APUAN ALPS PARK, the “empty mountain” holds the secrets of 5 million years of geological history. Inside her, 60 km. of tunnels and shafts, 1200 mt. maximum difference in height, a system of Karst ducts developed in 2 cubic km. of rock, make MOUNT CORCHIA's cave the must imposing underground whole in Italy and one of the biggest in the world.-
'APUAN ALPS ' a world to get to know ' - The Apuan Alps, which are called 'Alps' because of their morphology, are a mountain range which extends over a surface of 400 square kilometres in the north-west corner of Tuscany. The range is mainly composed of limestone rocks and it runs parallel to the coast, rising up to 1947 metres .
The complex geological history of these mountains began about 220 million years ago, during the Mesozoic era, and is only partly connected with the history of the Etruscan Appennines.-On these mountains a lot of quarries extract the world known WHITE CARRARA MARBLE.
'VILLA DELFO, where you are more than a guest.......'