La Chiusa di Rio
The beautiful island of Elba! La Chiusa di Rio is just 2 km away from the charming village of Rio nell’Elba, far away from mass tourism, close to some of the most beautiful beaches on the island. The residence is located in the heart of the countryside. On an estate of more than 1400 m2 with natural terraces, including an olive grove and a vineyard.
The flats are modernly furnished with a panoramic swimming pool outside at your disposal. The perfect place for a peaceful and natural holiday, not only for families with small children but also for sports fans who like to be outside; here you are assured of relaxation in a beautiful setting surrounded by vineyards, where both red and white wine is produced. All this surrounded by maritime pines, olive trees, palm trees and fruit orchards.
The apartments are divided into three separate buildings (Villa Grassera, Dependance and La Mimosa). Each has its own entrance and parking space and they all have a kitchenette with electric stove, TV, bathroom with shower and a fully equipped veranda with table and chairs for outdoor dining, as well as the use of a barbecue that is shared by all guests. Wi-Fi is free in common areas.
|Opening hours reception||9 a.m. – 7 p.m.|
|Languages spoken||English, Italian, German, Spanish|
Pisa 132 km
14 March 2020 – 31 October 2020
The swimming pool is open from 15 May to 28 September. The Chiusa di Rio is also perfect if you want to visit some of the island’s most beautiful sandy or pebble beaches, such as Nisporto, Nisportino and Bagnaia on the west side, or the colourful, mineral beaches in the east between Cavo and Porto Azzurro.
Sea 6,5 km
|Depth, dimensions||1.40m, 8x16m|
|Opening hours/dates pool||Half May – eind September|
|Type of beach||Sandy and pebbles|
You will find a kitchenette in each home, so you can prepare your own meals.
There is also a barbecue on this site that is shared by guests.
The nearest restaurants are in Rio Marina (3.5 km) and Rio nell’Elba (2 km).
In Rio Marina, you will find a supermarket and in Rio nell’Elba you can go to the bakery, post office, ATM and pharmacy.
Mountain biking and trekking enthusiasts will be happy to know that there are countless trails and routes in the Tuscan Archipelago National Park that they can follow throughout the year; they all cover the typical Mediterranean wilderness and offer you many interesting areas, from both a naturalistic and a historical point of view, from where the landscape is truly breathtaking.
From La Chiusa di Rio the view of the valleys below Rio nell’Elba is breathtaking; the city is more than a thousand years old and one of the oldest in Elba and if you want to know more about its history, go to the Archaeological Museum or the Hermitage of Santa Caterina or the public wash houses or the Canali fountain, all just two kilometres away. In Rio Marina, you can rent bikes and mountain bikes and for diving enthusiasts, there is also a diving centre here.