Located 12 kms outside of La Spezia, in Canevolivo, Bella Via has it all! This charming 1400\'s farmhouse can accommodate 8-9 guests with its 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. With Cinque Terre at your fingertips, this property is very central for daytrips to Portofino, Lucca, Florence, Carrara, Pisa and the entire Ligurian Coast (the autostrada is only a ten minute drive from the villa). Restored by the owner/architect, this property has a swimming pool, a game room with pool table, a small gym with weights and an outdoor covered dining area next to the pool. The entire property is surrounded by tall hedges for complete privacy with a small playground area in a safe and secure area for children. There is an opportunity for horseback riding very close to the villa. There are also three mountain bikes at the villa that are available to the guests for local touring. Included are maid services (Mon.Wed.Fri. 3 hours each time), a gardener and pool maintenance. A private chef is available for special meals at the villa with a good choice of special wines, please inquire.
The main floor of this villa has an outdoor covered dining area perfect for entertaining by the pool. Near the gated entrance is a separate indoor dining area with a bar, a foccacia oven, fireplace, and a table for up to 10 people. This room also has two antique motorcycles along with many other antique memorabilia. There is a small bathroom on this floor. To the right is a new fully-equipped country kitchen and to the left is the living room with a fireplace. On this floor there is also a full bathroom with a jacuzzi tub.
Upstairs there is a game room with a pool table, 3 bedrooms, a loft where there is a fourth bedroom and 3 bathrooms. The master bedroom has a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom with a hydra shower. The second bedroom has two twins (can be pushed together to make a queen) and the third bedroom has two single beds. From the game room there is an additional bedroom in the loft that has two single beds that can be made into a queen-size bed. Two extra beds are available in the loft area to accommodate two children. There is also a small gym with weights. Baby equipment is available upon request(crib, highchair, strollers, etc.).