Nido Bianco - Sylish Studio in historic centre


Vicopisano, Toscana, Italy

Short Description

Ideal for solo travellers or couple


Stylish, romantic studio apartment - offering contemporary living with Tuscan charm and character.

Nido Bianco (the white nest) is situated on the first floor of a Medieval building in the heart of the historic centre of the Medieval town of Vicopisano.

Located close to Pisa, Lucca, and Florence, the property is ideally located and offers the perfect base for touring Tuscany.

Nido Bianco is ideally situated and is just a short stroll away from the village square and all its amenities.


The owner of the property is Patrizia along with her sons Leonardo and Tommi. She lives on-site and she will welcome you to the property.

Marie and Lorenzo are your English-speaking co-hosts who live on the same street and they will also meet and welcome you to Nido Bianco. Marie & Lorenzo are your 'go-to people for any concierge matters and local insight.

You will receive their contact details on arrival and they are available to help you enhance your stay with insider hints and tips, book restaurants, etc...


Vicopisano is a truly Tuscan town situated on the lower slopes of the Monte Pisano, a range of hills which rises like an island between the provinces of Pisa and Lucca.

Vicopisano is the ideal location for those searching for a truly authentic experience - where you can live like a local and take home some memorable experiences such as witnessing the olive and grape harvest and sampling our local products.

A hilltop Medieval fortress and watchtower designed by the Renaissance engineer Filippo Brunelleschi stands guard over the village and surrounding countryside.

The fortress is open to visitors at the weekends; a perfect place to spend a couple of hours exploring Medieval dungeons, palace rooms and climbing the impressive watchtower, the small entrance fee includes a personal guided tour.

The city of Pisa with her Leaning Tower is just a 25-minute drive away, the charming walled city of Lucca is only 35 minutes away. The Renaissance city of Florence can be reached in between 45 minutes - 60 minutes.

Gastronomic experiences: Cooking lessons, foraging, organic farm tastings, wine tours
Hiking, Trekking and mountain biking


There is a free car park just 120 meters away. The car park is available for the residents of the historic center.
Access to the property is via a large entrance into a communal hallway - then there are 11 stairs to access your private entrance.


The property offers stylish contemporary interiors, free WiFi, and laundry facilities - in addition, the apartment retains original features such as lofty beamed ceilings with views over terracotta roofs and Medieval towers.

This studio apartment is both perfectly and cleverly designed providing both living and sleeping zones in one open-plan space with large airy windows. The interiors are mainly white and neutrals which offer a cool/fresh ambiance.

Enter the apartment into a small entrance lobby with views over the terracotta roofs and Brunelleschi's Watch Tower

Here you will find a comfortable Queen size bed dressed with fresh white linens and there is a romantic white curtain that separates the sleeping and dining zone. There is a cozy sofa for two and a satellite TV in this zone

The cooking zone is perfectly designed with a cooking hob, oven, and fridge. The fully equipped space means you are able to prepare and cook delicious Tuscan meals at home. A dining table designed for four offers romantic comfortable dining for two!

The contemporary bathroom has the highest quality fixture and fittings and offers a WC, hand basin, and shower with a cubicle.

The garden like the apartment is a romantic nest for two! The garden is at the rear of the building with easy access from your apartment. The garden has a gazebo, plus a table and chairs for outside dining, it's a great spot to have morning breakfast or pre-dinner drinks. The property owner has planted fresh herbs, strawberries, and tomatoes which are solely for our guests.
Access to the garden is on the ground floor so you must exit your apartment and walk down the entrance stairs.

There is a free car park just 120 meters away. The car park is available for the residents of the historic center.
Access to the property is via a large entrance into a communal hallway - then there are 11 stairs to access your private entrance.


Car recommended but not essential
Easy free parking in village 120 metres from the property
Bus stop 5-minute walk
Buses to Pisa 50 minutes, Pontedera 20 minutes
Trains from Pontedera to Florence
Nearest airport Pisa 20 minutes
Taxi's available from Pisa airport and Pontedera railway station



WiFi internet connection

Hand soap, shower gel, and shampoo

A chilled bottle of Prosecco

We offer a concierge service which includes:
Booking restaurants, help to organize excursions, tours, and experiences, shopping information, etc.

Discover the secrets of Tuscan food! How to prepare it, cook it and discover which ingredients and wines complement this simple but delicious cuisine. Guided by a professional local chef.

Wine tasting at nearby vineyards
Truffle hunting
All of the above experiences can be arranged. Please contact us for more details.

Visits to the local olive mill in Vicopisano include a visit to the olive groves and vineyards as well as tastings of the olive oil, wine, and local produce.

House Rules

Number of occupants and behaviour
The maximum number of occupants allowed at Nido Bianco is 2. The apartment can sleep up to 2 as follows. 2 persons in (double/queen bed)

The guest booking the apartment is responsible for the correct and decent behaviour of his/her party.

The Vicopisano district has a strict recycling program which involves refuge/trash being collected either daily from each individual property or by bins provided in the vicinity. You are responsible for disposing of your own refuge/trash and full details of how to
recycle will be in the apartment. Failure to remove your refuge will incur a charge of €50.

Non-Smoking Policy
We do have a non-smoking policy in all the rooms of the apartment.

Registration of passports and identity cards
Due to Italian anti-terrorism laws, all guests staying in hotels, guest houses, private villas and apartments throughout Italy must have their passport or Identity card details registered with the proprietor /manager of the property where the guest is staying. We only need to see your document and register your name, document number, expiry date and issuing body. We do not keep your passport. The details we collect will be registered with the local Carabinieri (military police) and will not be used for any other purpose.

Cancellation Policy

Booking Once availability has been confirmed we can proceed with your booking.
Confirmation We will require a 30% deposit to confirm a reservation with the final balance payable 45 days prior to arrival. If the booking is within 45 days from the commencement of the rental period full payment is required at the time of booking.
Payment. Payment can be made securely online using a credit or debit card via the following website, please contact us for more details or you may make a payment through any of the holiday portals we list our property with, please be aware of additional fees apply with some of these portals. We also accept payment by bank transfer when online payment is not possible.
Security Accidental damage deposit A refundable security and accidental damage deposit of 200.00 Euro is required for each rental period. The deposit will cover the cost, should it occur for any damages or the need for any extra cleaning costs to the apartment and its contents during your stay (excludes normal wear and tear). Security deposit must be paid in cash on arrival.
Heating and air conditioning are included in the published rates.
Final cleaning fee: €30 to be paid with final balance payment
Insurance We recommend that you and all members of your party are covered by a policy of travel insurance. Policies can be purchased through travel agents and banks or direct from insurers. The policy should cover personal accident, death, medical and repatriation expenses, loss of baggage and valuables, personal liability, delay, cancellation, curtailment, missed departure and legal expenses
Cancellation policy: We do not offer refunds and for this reason, we highly recommend that you and all members of your group are covered by a policy of travel insurance. In some cases, we are more than happy to postpone your booking by up to 12 months should you not be able to travel due to flight cancellations or border closures due to Covid 19.
FORCE MAJEURE – if any booking must be modified or cancelled because of war, the threat of war, riots, civil commotion, strikes, disasters, terrorist activity, fire, adverse weather conditions, unavoidable technical problems to transport, epidemic or pandemic illness, closure or congestion of airports and similar events beyond our control, we will endeavor to offer alternative arrangements. Compensation will not be payable in circumstances amounting to force majeure.
Liability. We promise that all information given in our promotional publications and website is correct at the time of going to print/online, but services or facilities may be changed during the validity of the promotional material and website. Wherever possible, clients will be advised of changes prior to departure.
Breakdown of white goods and other services: domestic appliances, tv, air conditioning and Wi-Fi are provided at our property. Should the breakdown of these items occur during your stay or because of the previous occupant we will do our utmost to repair the item before your arrival or during your stay. Please be aware that having the above items repaired immediately may not always be possible if the breakdown occurs on a Sunday or during an Italian holiday. We do not offer refunds should a domestic appliance cease to function during your stay.
Wifi internet. Free Wi-Fi is included in your rental rate. Should the Wi-Fi not be available due to a technical breakdown we will do our utmost to have it repaired as quickly as possible. If you are hoping to work remotely, we highly recommend that you come with your own data backup.


Cable TV
Air Conditioning
Air Filter
Indoor Fireplace
Smoke Detector
Fire Extinguisher
Baby Travel Bed
Baby High Chair
CD/DVD Player
Board Games
Towels Provided
Ceiling Fan
Hair Dryer
Crockery Cutlery
Pots Pans
Microwave / Oven
Water Kettle
Coffee Maker
Alarm System
Internet Wifi
Ipod Station
Steam Room
Safe Box
Smart Home
Ironing Facilities
First Aid Kit
Safety Card
Has Buzzer
Has Cat
Has Dog
Has Other Pet
Hot Water
Cooking Basics
Has Surveillance
Linens Provided


Hot Tub
Free Parking
Balcony Terrasse
Sea View
Gated Property
Private Entrance
Deck / Patio


Allows Pets
Children Not Allowed
Infant Not Allowed
Event Friendly
Allows Smoking

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