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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Because of the exceptional heat the missing aircon was a major issue It was uncomfortable at night especially. The appartment (Type A) is small and offer little privacy. The Villa, the garden and the pool looks nice, however we haven´t used the pool, cause it was always crowd. There is street noise at night. Guardistallo is not the best place...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 3 October 2015

We had an amazing stay at the Villa Elena. Serena the owner was incredibly nice and full of good advices ! The apt has everything we need and event more and was very clean. The gardens are very peaceful and beautiful. Guardistallo is an amazing village with plenty of welcoming people and no tourists ! Merci beaucoup pour ce magnifique...

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Aarhus, Denmark
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Even though our children get older, the whole family votes for Villa Elena when it comes to summer rezidence. Good service, big apartments, parking area and a clean pool - are things that newer goes out of fashion. Oh- and the weather newer fails, hot & sunny! This year we went to the forest nearby to see the remains of...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Superb position of this villa and apartments in the middle of the medieval village of Guardistallo. Very calm, big park style garden with bbq and playground, very clean and well equipped flats and surroundings, very very helpful and friendly host. If you are tired of the 2 swimming pools (children friendly), the beaches of Cecina mare are just a 15...

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Helsingborg, Sweden
Reviewed 14 June 2015

I just say - we never wanted to leave this place! In the apartment we had all we needed and it was perfect, nice and clean. Best of all was the garden, even better then the pictures we had seen. A big, so beautiful garden and the children just loved it as much as we did! Fantastic playgrounds and we...

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Trnava, Slovakia
Reviewed 13 September 2014

Thank you Serena for being very helpful to all our needs. Staying at Villa Elena was very relaxing and joyful. Living there was like real living inTuscany ,no crowded tourist fake. I can only recommend this place and I hope we will come again.

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2Thank Daniela P
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Having just returned from a fantastic 10 day holiday at Villa Elena I can highly recommend it. The family Sforzini are most hospitable and will go out of their way to make your stay as enjoyable and stress free as possible. The apartments are large, clean and have all the facilities you could need. The swimming pools were both clean...

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Bangor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2014

This was our 4th time in Villa Elena. Its a great place for families. 2 pools/ loads of space and BBQ sites. Supermarkets and water park in nearby town. Beaches and Theme Park also nearby. The village of Guardistallo has a couple of nice restaurants / small shops and cafe /ice cream shop. Live the Italian dream at Villa elena....

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Kent
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Four ladies had a break in Italy. Beautiful views, wonderful host, great apartment, a perfect base for exploring Tuscany. The medieval towns are marvellous, steeped in history, sitting perfectly alongside renovated yet modern buildings. the tiny village of Guardistello has mouthwatering eateries, one of them terraced overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Heaven! One week was good, two weeks would have been...

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Aarhus, Denmark
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Villa Elena must be Fengshui in Italian. Except for a few lizards and a couple of friendly cats, nothing disturbs your holyday. If the laughter at the clean pool is too much, you can take a walk in the scenic garden or make ready for barbequing at sunset. The main house apartments are all beautiful but we prefer the annex...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Elena, once the residence of the noble family Marchionneschi, is an old manor with typical and comfortable apartments. Two swimming-pools (one for children) with a wide panoramic terrace over the countryside and the sea, a beautiful garden, a barbecue area, a play ground for children, a car park, a tuscan restaurant, a library and a sort of museum with ancient photos, coins and objects. Villa Elena lies in a panoramic position among the gentle rolling hills, in Guardistallo, a charming medieval village on the Wine Route, in the heart of the Etruscan Coast: Cecina Mare with its beaches and pinewoods is 7 miles far. Villa Elena is in a strategic position to reach the most important Tuscan places of interest: Firenze, Siena, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano, Volterra, Massa Marittima, Castagneto Carducci, Bolgheri, the Spa, the Natural Parks, the eno-gastronomic routes (olive oil and wine, like Sassicaia and Ornellaia) and the Islands (Elba), all in a radius of 70 miles. Villa Elena is 45 minutes far away from Pisa-Airport (Ryanair's destination). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Elena

Address: Via Palestro 107, 56040 Guardistallo, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Pisa > Guardistallo
Price Range: RM367 - RM714 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Elena 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“First floor and above with as many windows as possible.”
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“For young kids go for the apartments to the east on the ground floor - there's a great lawn for them to play on.”
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“The apartments that are separate from the main building have private balconies/ terraces. All have outside furniture.”
 of 5 bubbles 789christinac, 19 Jun 2013 | Read review
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