villa rosa

holiday home to let in northern tuscany

Villa Rosa is best accessed from the following Italian airport destinations:

Pisa (1.5 hours), Parma (1.5 hours), Genoa/Genova (1.5 hours), Milan Linate (2.5 hours), Milan Malpensa (3 hours)

Pisa (Aeroporto Galileo Galilei)

 

Car Rental

Avis 0039 050 42028, Europcar 0039 050 41081, Hertz 0039 050 43220, Sixt 0039 050 28101
There is a petrol station very nearby the car rental in case you wish to fill up when dropping the car off at the end of your stay.

 

Click here for help with car hire at Pisa airport

 

Directions from Pisa Airport to Villa Rosa

Take the A12 (also known as the E80) northwards towards La Spezia. Come off at the A15 (also known as the E31) towards Parma (or Aulla). Exit the A15 Aulla turn off. You will need to pay a toll for the motorway here in either cash (Euros) or with a credit card (British credit cards accepted). Click here for directions from Aulla.

NOTE: when travelling back to Pisa airport from Villa Rosa follow the signs A12 to Livorno - Pisa is not signposted until you are c.5kms away!

 

 

Detail of how to get to the A12 (E80) from Pisa airport

 

For more information on Pisa airport visit: http://www.pisa-airport.com/index.php?

 

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Parma (Giuseppe Verdi airport)

Car Rental
You can rent cars from the following companies: Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt

Directions from Parma airport to Villa Rosa
Come out of the airport and turn right (there is no sign here!!) and head for the A15. Take the A15 south towards La Spezia. Exit the A15 before you reach La Spezia at the Aulla turn off. You will need to pay a toll for the motorway here in either cash (Euros) or with a credit card (British credit cards accepted). Click here for directions from Aulla. On the way back from Villa Rosa to Parma airport come off the A15 at the sign saying "Parma Ovest" and continue towards Parma until you see the sign for the airport. By the way do not confuse the airport with the signs saying 'interporto' - that is not the airport. Italian for airport is 'aeroporto'.

Detail of how to get to the A15 (E31) from Parma airport

For more information on Parma airport visit: http://www.aeroportoparma.it/english/default.aspx

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Genova/Genoa (Cristoforo Colombo)

Car Rental
Avis 0039 010 6507280, Sixt 0039 010 6512111, Europcar 0039 010 6504881 and Hertz 0039 010 6512422 all operate car rental services from Genova airport.

Directions from Genova airport to Villa Rosa
Exit Genova on the A12 (also known as the E80) southwards. Come off at the A15 (also known as the E31) towards Parma (or Aulla). Exit the A15 Aulla turn off. You will need to pay a toll for the motorway here in either cash (Euros) or with a credit card (British credit cards accepted). Click here for directions from Aulla.

Detail of how to get to the A12 (E80) from Genova airport

For more information on Genova airport visit: http://www.aeroportodigenova.com/en/home/index.php

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Milan Linate

Car Rental
Car rental offices are on the ground floor of the airport. The following are a few of the companies that have offices in the airport.

Avis 0039 199 100133 open everyday 07.30-24.00
Europcar 0039 800 014410 open everyday  07.30-23.30
Hertz 0039 199 112211 open everyday 07.30-24.00
Sixt 0039 02 70200268 open everyday 07.30-23.00

Directions from Milan Linate airport to Villa Rosa
Exit the airport and head for the A1 (also known as E35). Take the A1 (E35) south towards Parma. Just before reaching Parma turn off the A1 (E35) onto the A15 (also known as the E31) towards La Spezia. Exit the A15 before you reach La Spezia at the Aulla turn off. You will need to pay a toll for the motorway here in either cash (Euros) or with a credit card (British credit cards accepted). Click here for directions from Aulla.

Detail of how to get to the A1 (E35) from Milan Linate airport

For more information about the airport visit: http://www.sea-aeroportimilano.it/en/linate/index.phtml

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Milan Malpensa

Car Rental
The following companies operate car rental offices from the airport:

Avis 0039 02 5858481 (office open 07.00 - 24.00)
Europcar 0039 02 5858621 (office open 07.00 - 23.30)
Hertz 0039 58581081 (office open 07.30 - 24.00)
Sixt 0039 58580271 (office open 07.00 - 23.00)

Directions from Milan Malpensa airport to Villa Rosa
Leave the airport and follow the A8 (also known as the E62) towards Milan. When you get to the ringroad (tangenziale) A50 (also known as the E62 or E35) head south (anticlockwise) towards the A1 (also known as the E35). Take the A1 (E35) south towards Parma. Just before reaching Parma turn off the A1 (E35) onto the A15 (also known as the E31) towards La Spezia. Exit the A15 before you reach La Spezia at the Aulla turn off. You will need to pay a toll for the motorway here in either cash (Euros) or with a credit card (British credit cards accepted). Click here for directions from Aulla.

Detail of how to get to the ringroad (tangenziale) from Milan Malpensa airport

For more information about the airport visit: http://www.sea-aeroportimilano.it/en/malpensa/index.phtml

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Directions from Aulla to Villa Rosa
When you come off the motorway and having paid the toll, go over a bridge and then right towards Aulla town centre. Once in Aulla, follow the signs saying 'tutte le direzione'. There is a one way system that will take you through the town . You are heading for the road SS63 towards Fivizzano. Once on the SS63 stay on it. Be careful to watch out for the signs to Fivizzano and follow them! As you reach Fivizzano on the SS63 you will come to a crossroads with some traffic lights. Turn right at these traffic lights and follow the windy road. After about 5 minutes you will see a sign to Spicciano on your right - keep your eyes peeled! Take this small road. At the end is the village of Spicciano. Park in the small piazza. Villa Rosa is directly ahead of you through some big wooden gates. The address is 17, Via Torta, Spicciano. Via Torta means 'Cake Street'!