Pietrasanta is located in the Northern part of Tuscany on the Versila coastline. It is a quaint but vibrant town, home to many artists & sculptors; situated between the chic towns of Forte dei Marmi & Viareggio. Pietrasanta and it's environs offer something for everyone; fabulous serviced beaches many of which also have pools, designer shops & markets, fashionable cafes, bars & clubs plus numerous restaurants serving local cuisine and fish specialities. Plus the magnificent Alpi Apuane Natural Park offers relaxing walks with stunning coastline views and natural wonders such as La Grotta del Vento. Pietrasanta is also an excellent base for exploring cultural gems such as the leaning tower of Pisa, the art museums in Firenze, the medieval walled town of Lucca, the beauty of Siena and San Gimignano. Furthermore, a short ferry ride from Viareggio and you're in Portofino, Portovenere, Lerici or on the famous 'Via dell'amore' walk in Le Cinque Terre.
Beach / pools:
Versilia is famous for its beautiful wide, sandy beaches. There are free beach areas but also private bathing establishments or 'bagni' - these are full service beaches many of which have fantastic pools, as well as the usual umbrellas, 'tende', sun loungers, deck chairs and cabins they also have restaurants, cafes, bars and many other excellent facilities.
Villas Isabella are great bases to experience the famous Viareggio Carnival. This spectacular event - one of the finest and grandest in Italy takes place throughout Mardi Gras each year. Celebrations include a wide programme of entertainment and fun for adults and children, the famous paper mache floats; works of art in themselves that take a year to create, parades, performances, public festivities and masques balls. A fantastic event not to be missed!
There are 2 supermarkets (Coop & Conad) within easy reach of Villas Isabella plus a corner shop within walking distance.
Pietrasanta is home to the 18 hole golf course; Versilia Golf & Luxury Resort, one of the most famous and prestigious golf courses in Italy - Versilia Golf, Via della Sipe 100, Pietrasanta. For more information: Tel +39 0584 881574
Nearest Airport : Pisa at 22 Miles
Nearest Ferry : Viareggio at 6 Miles
Nearest Train : Pietrasanta at 1 Miles
Nearest Motorway : Versilia at 2 Miles
Nearest Beach : beach at 2.5 Miles