Italy offers visitors a unique experience combining culture, amazing food and wine with many fascinating sites to explore. Venice with its wonderful location and amazing canals is a must see destination, Florence ,where you can spend the morning exploring it’s galleries such as the Uffizi, Pitti Palace and Galeria dell Accademia, the timeless city of Rome draws visitors from the world over. And on Lake Como, just about an hour from the wonderful City of Milan, we have some beautiful properties including one that can only be reached by boat.
On the western shore of Lake Como on the outskirts of the charming village of Argegno is this elegant 6 bedroom Belle Epoque villa. The property has an elevated position and therefore benefits from superb lake views. There is a secure garage for three cars and large fully enclosed grounds with electric gates and sweeping driveway.
Built in the late 19th century by Poggi, one of Florence’s greatest architects, the Villa is to the south of the city and just outside the town of Impruneta, famous for its terracotta. Fifteen minutes from the centre of Florence and thirty minutes from the airport, this impressive Florentine country estate provides the unusual combination of a wonderful rural location with easy access to this magnificent renaissance city.
Located on a hillside just outside Florence sits this imposing Renaissance style 8 bedroom villa. Surrounded by parkland the grounds feature a swimming pool, small theatre, tennis court and soccer pitch. With superb interiors which benefit from air conditioning and wi fi this is a wonderful property from which to explore this beautiful City and surrounding areas.
This imposing and splendid villa dates back to the 15th century and was built by a renowned Florentine family involved in the wine industry. The property underwent extensive restoration in the years between 1700 and 1800 and over the last 20 years by the present owners. The gardens to the villa are very special and created by a famous landscape designer and include a pool area with an oval pool measuring 20 x 7meters, a pergola covered sitting area and sun terraces.
A wonderfully restored 3 bedroom apartment in the heart of the City, famous for being the place where the "Camerata Fiorentina" met and gave birth to what is now known as Lyrical Opera. It is ideally located between the Arno River, Uffizi Gallery and Santa Croce making it a perfect base from which to explore this enchanting City.
This recently refurbished 7 bedroom villa sits on the Western shore of Lake Como. From the gardens there are beautiful views across the lake to the historic town of Bellagio. The property offers outstanding levels of quality and service, is fully staffed and guests have use of a Riva motor launch, private spa, gym and heated infinity pool.
This 5 bedroom property was completely renovated in 2014 destined to provide the perfect villa vacation in a luxurious setting. The style is sophisticated and charming with quality furniture and attention to the smallest details, and fitted with all latest modern amenities. Situated in the beautiful grounds is the 12 x 5 metre swimming pool with solar heating.
This former 16th Century Capuchin Convent has been recently renovated to the very highest standard. It sits in 60-acres of land and includes 13 acres of walled gardens nestled in the splendor of the magnificent Umbrian countryside with views over Lake Trasimeno. With 10 beautifully appointed en suite bedrooms, wifi and air conditioning throughout, tennis court, spa, 20 metre swimming pool, gym and state of the art cinema the property offers elegance and luxurious comfort thus ensuring an unforgettable experience.
Nestled on the waters edge of Como’s western shore is this unique 9 bedroom estate which is only accessible by boat so affording complete privacy. The estate comprises 3 hectares of superb gardens with manicured lawns, towering sculpted cypress trees and an array of plants and shrubs. There are walkways throughout the grounds and many comfortable seating areas scattered throughout, ideal for a quiet read of for simply enjoying the superb lake views. The estate comprises three houses plus staff quarters. There is an all weather floodlit tennis court with viewing platform and a superb L shaped 3.5 x 12 x 8 metre heated infinity pool with waterfall.
This stunning 8 bedroom holiday property sits on the edge of the lake and is equipped with all modern conveniences including air conditioning. It is built over two floors and can comfortably accommodate up to 14 guests. The villa is set in 800m² of private land and situated only a few metres from a public (gravel) beach. A public footpath runs between the shore and the property boundary.
This superb 6 bedroom Villa is in the heart of the historic city of Rome and is exquisitely furnished with Italian designer furnishings. It is set in a peaceful and beautifully landscaped garden with an 8 metre outdoor heated swimming pool and is considered the best located private villa in Rome. The villa benefits from all modern amenities, has luxurious interiors and is a perfect destination from where to visit one of the world’s most famous cities. It is only a 10 minute drive from the Vatican City and a short stroll from the wonderful Doria Pamphili Park.
This stunning 4 bedroom Palazzo is situated on the Grand Canal close to the Gritti Palace, Harry’s Bar and the main designer shopping street. The palatial drawing room opens onto a balcony overlooking the Grand Canal and the Palazzo’s own water gate. Decorated to the highest standard with Fortuny fabrics and Venetian antiques this is a very special place. Each bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and the villa is fully air-conditioned.