The Bed and Breakfast in Massa "La Cava di Terzo" is located in the oldest marble basin, just 10 minutes from the Apuan sea coast.
Pets are welcome with no extra charge, Children welcome, Gay Friendly.
This Brand new building was inaugurated in October 2014 and has beautiful and spacious double rooms, tastefully furnished, each with its large private bathroom with toiletries, hairdryer, slippers eaccappatoio. Every day you will enjoy an excellent breakfast (included) and dinner on request (extra to be booked and paid on the spot). Wifi and TV Sat.
At disposal of its guests, in common, a large and beautiful garden where you can enjoy the tranquility of the surrounding mountains, characterized by typical processing of marble. Heating, Kettle, Fireplace, Washing machine, iron and ironing board, Public parking; common Kitchen with: Dishes and utensils, coffee machine, toaster, refrigerator, electric oven,
Guests in just 10 minutes can reach the Apuan coast that stands out for its numerous beaches, excellent for the quality of services and hospitality.
In no time you can reach and visit the marble quarries of the basins above the village of Cassette, thanks to the excursions offered by the B & B. The Apuan land, from the sandy beaches to the rugged mountainous borders, offers extraordinary itineraries pursuing the traces of an ancient costumanza that sanctifies the hospitality of the traveler, invited to discover the pleasures of the local kitchen. Don't miss the excursion that we suggest to all our guests: start from here, from our beautiful village of Casette, then go right into the heart of the marble basin of the famous Cave of Gioia. You can experience first hand the experience of watching closely the extraordinary landscape of the marble quarries, discover the history of the excavation of the Apuan Alps, the traditions related to the extraction and life of the population apuana in an evocative, unique world. You can book (extra to be paid on the spot) this tour directly from us, at least 24 hours in advance.
Casette boasts the oldest marble basin of Massa, with a field that has been object of "crops" in conjunction with the nearby Carrara. The basin of Gioia is located at an altitude of about 500-600 meters and offers a scenario with steps descending, accessible to visitors. White, guilloche, bardiglio and rare lenses of statuary marbles are extracted here.
To reach the marble basin of Gioia, you can go, the land, the ancient path of the miners, called Lavagnina. Or on board the jeep along the way marmifera access.
Arrived on the ridge between Massa and Carrara, you can enjoy an extraordinary show on the maritime sector. The cooperative of Gioia, formed by miners, offers the opportunity to visit the mining basin in jeeps.
Not infrequently, at the table of quarrymen sit travellers, who are curious to learn all about the world of marble and its people.