Our collection of Finest luxury villa rentals in Lucca Area
The city of Lucca is just a stone’s throw from the Mediterranean Sea. Our properties enjoy an enviable position, tucked away in the hills, built in a traditional style. They are the touch that makes the landscape so breathtaking.
Our luxury villas for rent are at a crossroads between Pisa, Lucca and Florence. The city is lively and animated, contrasting with the calm and tranquillity of our homes. Whether you are with family or friends, Tuscany is a slice of paradise that will delight your guests. You have everything you need for an unforgettable stay in a luxury villa. Whether you want to rent a villa of a wedding or a family reunion, our charming villas will brighten your stay in Italy.
Best villas for rent IN Lucca Area
11 Guests – 5 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 3351
20 Guests – 10 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 3320
13 Guests – 7 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1030
6 Guests – 3 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1033
10 Guests – 5 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1004
12 Guests – 6 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1034
13 Guests – 7 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1008
7 Guests – 4 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1039
10 Guests – 5 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1009
9 Guests – 5 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1082
14 Guests – 7 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1002
12 Guests – 6 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1013
8 Guests – 4 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1043
20 Guests – 10 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1014
12 Guests – 6 Bedrooms
villa TOSLUC 1062
A short history of villa rentals in Lucca
The owners of villas for rent around Lucca are mainly Italian families who have invested in their magnificent properties to make them privileged holiday resorts to make the most of the region and its rich cultural heritage, as well as the natural beauty of the Tuscan countryside. The owners understand the importance of preserving the authenticity of these villas while offering a level of comfort and luxury that meets the expectations of discerning travelers.
The villa owners in Lucca stand out for their commitment to providing a memorable experience to their guests. They take care to maintain and renovate their properties with care, preserving historical elements while incorporating modern amenities to ensure the comfort of travelers. Their goal is to create an environment where visitors can feel at home while enjoying the unique charm of Tuscany. These owners are attentive hosts who ensure that every stay in their villas is unforgettable, thus offering travelers the opportunity to experience an extraordinary holiday in the Lucca area.
How to select your luxury villa in the Lucca area ?
It is with Italy and especially the rental of villas in Tuscany that the BELLAVISTA Agency began to advise its clients, at the end of the 90s. In other words, the Agency’s expertise is perfectly established in the region.
Charm and authenticity…
will certainly be at the heart of your Italian holiday project. The perfect charming villa in the Lucca area can stand out thanks to its traditional architecture, exposed wooden beams, terracotta floors and their rustic decorative elements. This authentic charm will immerse you in the warm and timeless atmosphere of Tuscany. Charm does not mean, in its juice, without being maintained. We ensure that all the properties we offer remain perfectly up to date in terms of facilities
Comfort and modernity…
Next, make sure the villa offers the essential modern conveniences for a comfortable stay: From well-equipped kitchens, private pools, Wi-Fi and air conditioning, choose a villa that combines authenticity with twenty-first century comfort. You will be able to comfortably enjoy the charm of a traditional villa while having access to the necessary facilities to make your stay unforgettable.
A family home to accommodate precious stays
Finally, look for the family home feeling. The best boutique villas in Lucca are the ones that make you feel at home as soon as you walk through the door. Opt for properties that are carefully maintained and receive special attention from their owners. You will be able to live an authentic, comfortable, family and warm experience, as if you were welcomed in the family home of an Italian friend. By choosing your charming villa with these criteria in mind, you ensure an unforgettable Tuscan experience in the Lucca area.
3 things to do near your villa in Lucca area
Let yourself get lost in the alleys and fortifications of Lucca
Tuscany is home to many olive groves whose subtleties you can discover as you travel through the surrounding countryside. On the menu of activities, pizza tastings, olive oils and wines. Of course, do not forget the walks in the rural streets of Lucca or a hike in the hills hiding the thermal baths. Designed for outdoor living, the stone houses reflect the Tuscan spirit of serenity. You will not be able to do without the view that flows into a sumptuous wild valley of cypresses below. Our villas are havens of peace located a few tens of minutes from the international airports of Pisa and Florence. Between sea and mountains, you can juggle according to your desires for freshness on the sand or walks on the steep flans of Tuscany. The fully equipped kitchens will allow you to easily simmer your favorite Italian dishes with burrata and prosciutto. These villas, we chose them as if we wanted to spend our holidays there, former estate of farmers or home of influential families, all our properties conceal well-kept secrets.
On the move, start by walking along the fortified walls of the city of Lucca. The ramparts of the sixteenth century follow the model of the Italian military layout, a contour of the village in star with watchtowers at the points. Venturing into the urban scenery, you will find San Martino Square, protected by the Duomo of the same name, the Cathedral of Saint Martin. North of Piazza Napoleon you will find the church of San Michele in Foro. Admirable for its thirteenth century façade where sculptures have been reworked. Continue your exploration by discovering the square where a Roman amphitheater once stood. On the square is organized every year on April 27 a flower market dedicated to the patron saint of the city, Saint Zita.
How can we not talk about Lucca without mentioning Giacomo Puccini? Born in 1858, he is considered one of the greatest of his time. He has been immersed since childhood in a musical universe, Puccini comes from the fifth generation of musician. Indeed, Puccini lived between the city of Lucca and the coast, an exceptional living environment that leaves room for creation. Mademoiselle Butterfly or Bohème are part of his repertoire. Today, you can gladly visit the Villa de Torre del Lago, its former home is transformed into a museum in his image. After the unification of Italy, the most prestigious monuments are included in the select list of national museums.
Every evening a performance of Puccini’s operas takes place in the Chiesa church of San Giovanni, decorated during the eleventh century, this place of worship became an essential place of the artistic scene. Operas and plays were performed there regularly. During your walk, you will find a series of palaces. The Palazzo Pretorio is a former court of justice of the Grand Duchy of Tuscany, once so powerful. The Mazzarosa, Gigli and Cenami are just as many wealthy local families with a palace in their name. Before reaching your home, the day in Lucca cannot end without a plate of antipasti with its salt-free bread with a drizzle of olive oil. Not far away, the series of Cinque Terre in Liguria will delight you. The Çinque Taere, in local dialect is naturally classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Vernazza, Corniglia or Riomaggiore will delight the most eager lovers of breathtaking panoramas.
Proximity to renowned vineyards
This region is, of course, also the homeland of good wine! Ambassadors of the revival of the favorite drink of the Italians, around our luxurious villas the Tuscans will serve you a wonderful chianti, accompany it with cold cuts or a pasta dish. Try Carmignano, a still unknown wine from an estate west of Lucca, very sweet and slightly peppery, is the wine that will probably get the best value for money of the moment. At the end of the meal, you will be offered a glass of vino santo or grappa. Grappa is an elixir that is around 45 degrees, so consume with caution! Whether you are modernist or traditional, our architects’ villas are full of jewels. Authentic stones, architect’s pools overlooking the valley, these treasures are to be consumed without brake.
The thermal parenthesis as the crow flies of your luxury villa
Want a moment of well-being around your pied-à-terre? The picturesque Italian roads will lead you to the thermal baths that have contributed to the reputation of the city. North of the latter, you will first cross the Maddalena bridge. This authentic medieval stone bridge will make you feel like you’re riding a roller coaster. Soon after, you will arrive in a village of a few alleys separated by the Lima River that makes its way through the mountains. Dating back to the Etruscans, the bagni di Lucca are made famous by their clientele. Many influential Europeans have stayed here for prestigious holidays. On the way back to Lucca, take the opportunity to discover Villa Mansi which is on the way back. Sold to the Cenami family at the end of the sixteenth century, the villa is of a typical Tuscan style. With a very high rate of sunshine, you will enjoy the water point and the many works of art proudly presented in the garden.
They stayed in the Lucca area with BELLAVISTA
“Our villa was well equipped, and its location allowed us to visit Siena, Florence and Pisa all 3 within an hour’s drive, via the motorway. Great for exploring Tuscany.” Johns, Sydney, April 2023
“The view from our holiday home, and the environment was magical. A holiday in Italy, both contemplative and dynamic” O’Conwel, Dublin, May 2021
“Very happy to have been advised on the outskirts of Lucca. Our mainly cultural stay (obviously in Italy 😉 ) was perfect thanks to the proximity of Siena, Florence, and Pisa. In the evening we enjoyed a quiet, rural view from the villa.” Renaudin, Orléans, June 2018
5 Good Motives for booking a villa in Lucca
Prime Location: Lucca occupies an ideal position between the Mediterranean seaside and the splendid inland Tuscany. This strategic geographical location will allow you to enjoy both the sunny beaches of the coast and the art and culture in the heart of Tuscany.
Booking a villa in Lucca means being just a short bird’s-eye view from Tuscany’s most iconic sights. You can easily explore gems such as Siena, Florence, and Pisa, saving you valuable time on your excursions.
Choosing a stay in a luxury villa in Lucca is to immerse yourself in the authenticity of Tuscany while enjoying the charm of a private villa. You will be able to create priceless memories with family or friends in an intimate setting, while enjoying personalized service.
Lucca is home to a rich cultural scene in summer, with music festivals, artistic events and traditional celebrations. Booking a villa here will allow you to participate in these lively local festivities.
Tuscany is renowned for its exceptional cuisine, and Lucca is no exception. You’ll find a variety of Michelin-starred restaurants near your villa, where you can enjoy exquisite Tuscan dishes prepared by world-renowned chefs. An unforgettable culinary experience awaits you starting with our recommendation all categories :
Osteria Da Pasquale , Via del Moro 8, 55100, Lucca Italie, tel +39 0583 496506
We Love Pasta, a little further, but certainly worth a visit, because we are in Italy: Largo del Parlascio 7/8 Bagni di Nerone, 56127, Pisa Italy. Tel: +39 050 873 3227
The best time to rent a beautiful villa and visit the Lucca area
Lucca offers experiences throughout the year. However, to make the most of this beautiful Tuscan city, it is recommended to plan your stay in a luxury villa in spring or autumn. During these seasons, temperatures are mild, visitors are fewer, and the city reveals all its splendor without being overwhelmed by the summer heat. Spring, from March to June, is ideal to admire the flowering of the gardens of Lucca and enjoy the sunny terraces. In autumn, from September to November, you can immerse yourself in the cultural atmosphere of the city. However, if you are looking for warm, sunny days to enjoy the beaches of the Tuscan coast, summer is also an option. Ultimately, the best time to visit Lucca depends on your personal preferences and the experience you want to have in this charming Italian city.