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La Mezza Luna

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Welcome to La Mezzaluna! We offer self-catering apartments and hotel rooms in the historic Garfagnana area of Northern Tuscany. We are situated just 36 km north of Lucca and just 4 km from Barga , a pretty medieval village reknowned as one the most beautiful "borghi d'italia". We are family run business and have self contained apartments and double rooms ensuite. Situated just 250 yards from the local railway station La Mezzaluna makes a perfect base for those who wish to visit the nearby cities of Barga, Lucca, Florence, Pisa and the famous Versilia Coast. Our complex is ideal for families and suitable for walkers, bikers. Our restaurant is available for hotel guests for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We have a veranda with a spectacular view overlooking the Apuan Mountains.We are happy to take bookings for parties and special occasion dinners. La Mezzaluna is also a cookery school. We offer cookery breaks and 1 day lessons. Combine cooking and wine tasting and learn all the basics of the Italian cooking techniques and traditions this area of "La Garfagnana" has to offer.
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Getting there
Gal Galilei Airport44 km
Peretola Airport66 km
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

All-inclusive rustic Tuscan nirvana. Measured in terms of hospitality, quality/quantity of recipe preparation, value, and excursions, when rated from 0-5, this goes to 11! Took 7-day course. Obligatory pasta, pizza, and tiramisu instructions were simple and glorious. La Mezza Luna offered the opportunity to craft...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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Response from Lamezzaluna, Proprietario at La Mezza LunaResponded 2 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. It was such a pleasure meeting you all. It was certainly a fun week and we enjoyed so much your company. Let's hope it's not too long before we meet up again. Grazie mille !!!!

Reviewed 24 September 2017

My week at La Mezza Luna I recently spent 7 days at La Mezza Luna with Rita and Alex. I went for a culinary vacation to learn about Italian cooking. I came away with so much more. I came away with new friends in Rita...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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Response from RitaLu1960, Owner at La Mezza LunaResponded 2 October 2017

Oh thank you so much!! It was such a great pleasure meeting you. We enjoyed every day spent with you and are happy to have given you so many good memories to take home. This is what Tuscany is all about...good food good wine and...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

My family and I had a fantastic day with Rita making pasta, she made us all feel so welcome and we all had so much fun. Rita and Alex are so friendly and really helpful with lots of advice about the area as well as...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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Response from Lamezzaluna, Proprietario at La Mezza LunaResponded 21 September 2017

Hi, thank you so much for your kind review. It was such a pleasure meeting you and your family. Glad you enjoyed your food and wine. Hope to see you again one day in Barga. Grazie mille!! Rita and Alex

Reviewed 19 May 2017

Great experience and super host in Rita. Thoroughly enjoyed learning how to cook real Tuscan food - the huge pizza oven is an experience not to be missed. Rita ensured we saw interesting places in the vicinity and the bonus was a wine tasting event...More

Date of stay: May 2017
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Response from RitaLu1960, Proprietario at La Mezza LunaResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you for your very kind words. It was such a pleasure meeting you. We got good weather, had the opportunity to go for a wine tasting at the coast, it also made our time memorable with you. Hope to see you again in the...More

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

From the trip to Alex's wine tasting to the cooking lesson to a fabulous family style dinner, all amazing!! We spent a wonderful day in the company of this family establishment. We will definitely be back!!

Date of stay: October 2016
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Response from RitaLu1960, Proprietario at La Mezza LunaResponded 28 October 2016

Thank you so much. It was a great pleasure meeting you all . Good fun !! Look forward to seeing you again at La Mezzaluna. Rita and Alex

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"All the rooms I stayed in I could not fault"
20 Feb 2013
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"All rooms have view of the valley and Apuan Apinine mountains"
26 Oct 2011
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US$63 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ItalyTuscanyProvince of LuccaBargaMologno
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