In a country steeped in history and culture this is a collection of properties as perfect for a relaxing poolside holiday as they are for exploring the many regions of Italy. From the Northern Lakes, through such wonderful cities as Florence and Rome, the Amalfi and Tuscan Coasts to Sardinia these villas offer a diverse choice of holiday options.
We are proud to introduce you to this magnificent 19 bedroom property built in 1640 for the Orsini family on the ruins of two Imperial Roman villas and situated in 6,000 square metres of private parkland. It later was fully restored to it’s current splendour by J Paul Getty who used it as a private seaside home. During the renovation the Roman ruins were uncovered and are now open for guests to visit along with a small museum.
This lovely 4 bedroom villa is situated in the hills of Furore and is just a 30 minute drive from both Positano and Amalfi and can be considered a window on the Amalfi Coast. Full of privacy and seclusion the property features 3 double bedrooms and one quadruple room, all with en suite bathrooms, can accommodate 10 people.
This is a stylish 4 bedroom property with direct access from the main coastal road. It was recently entirely rebuilt and transformed into a modern and luxurious residence with care in every single detail. The furniture and facilities boast an extremely high quality standard, such as designer items from Dolce & Gabbana and Philippe Starck.
This traditional 4 bedroom villa sits in a commanding position on the Sorrento Coast with wonderful views over the sea and passing yachts. In the beautifully kept gardens is the large infinity swimming pool with uninterrupted sea views and at either end is a deck with sun loungers and parasols. There is also an outdoor kitchen, gazebo and barbecue.
A truly unique experience, this 13 bedroom 16th century castle truly gives you the opportunity to live like a king. The Castle is located on the Tuscan coast with views across to the Island of Elba and offers all modern amenities with luxury air conditioned bedrooms, modern bathrooms, internet access and beautiful gardens with private swimming pool and Jacuzzi.
This traditional 7 bedroom Tuscan Manor House sits in large private parkland just 5 km from the sea between the towns of Talamone and Orbetello on the Maremma Coast. Outside are many olive and pomegranate trees as well as cork oaks and formal gardens. Here also is the 14 metre swimming pool with sunbathing areas and outdoor dining.
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.
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 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.
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 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 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.
Among the most elegant villas in Costa Smeralda, this 5 bedroom property is located in the Cala di Volpe area surrounded by the thick greenery of the Pevero Golf slopes. The villa boasts a roof top Jacuzzi, a sea-view swimming pool, a very large barbeque and a parking lot.
This is a new 5 bedroom villa of true elegance where the character is magnificently highlighted by the beautiful furnishing and décor. The property is on the Pevero Golf area and it affords a magnificent view over the whole Cala di Volpe bay and it almost blends with the surrounding nature of olive trees, Mediterranean essences and aromatic herbs.
This beautiful brand new 6 bedroom villa sits in a wonderful position just 800 metres from Porto Cervo Marina. It is in a very private and quiet location with large lawned gardens, lots of outdoor terrace space and lovely sea views. The interiors are stylish and modern with a minimalist style and all furnishings and fittings are of the highest quality. The 12 x 7 metre swimming pool with shallow entry for children and a Jacuzzi area is surrounded by a large terrace offering lots of sunbathing and relaxing space.
This lovely 6 bedroom villa is located in the lower part of the Pantogia Area in Porto Cervo. The property boasts an enchanting sea view overlooking the Pevero Golf. It is located a few minutes away from the most beautiful beaches of the Costa Smeralda, Porto Cervo Marina and Piazzetta of Porto Cervo.
This is a brand new and truly super modern 6 bedroom villa located in Porto Cervo Marina just a few steps from the beautiful sandy beaches of Dolce Sposa and Cala de Flores. The property is in a prime location within an area of very exclusive properties and a short path of no more than 300 metres leads to a beautiful sandy cove.
This beautiful 4 bedroom villa with 3 bedroom guest house sits within a luxuriant 8,000 square metre garden with direct access to a fine sandy cove with its private dock. The outdoor is very generous in its size with a perfectly manicured Mediterranean garden, a large swimming pool with Jacuzzi, direct access to the beach with it's own private pier.
This is a very beautiful 5 bedroom property in a fantastic landscaped garden featuring generous outdoor spaces through verandas and terraces as well as a 13 metre swimming pool and a whirlpool. The property is located only 500 metres from a white sandy beach and comprises of an imposing building designed for summer outdoor life.
This luxurious modern 4 bedroom family villa is a brand new construction, boasting a panoramic and stunning position overlooking the sea just 800 metres from Porto Cervo Marina. It is situated at the front of a new villa development at Cala Granu, has private parking and is surrounded by lawns interspersed with Mediterranean plants and an ancient olive tree. The 8 metre swimming pool is at the front of the villa and has sun loungers and views to the sea.
This charming 9 bedroom villa is located on the hill of Miata, an unrivalled location amidst sculpture-like granite rocks in Porto Cervo, just above the Pitrizza white sandy beach. The estate is a true luxury, modern villa of exceptional beauty and incomparable sea-view boasting a beautiful Mediterranean garden and a flow-through extra-large swimming pool that coupled with large floor to ceiling windows infuses a sensation of infinity between interior and exterior.
This is a semi detached 5 bedroom property that sits on the hill of Pantogia, boasting a breathtaking sea view of the Grande Pevero Bay. This completely renovated property maintains the Sardinian style while offering a fresh and contemporary décor.
A modern 5 bedroom property located in the countryside area of Porto Cervo at no more than 10 minutes drive from downtown. An estate for lovers of beauty and design and in an enchanting location away from the glitter and yet in the true heart of it.
This is a superb 7 bedroom property located in the upper town of Porto Cervo, affording a magnificent sea-view over the resort and the marina. It is an elegant and large property boasting a beautiful landscaped garden and generous outdoor space including a 10 metre swimming pool. The villa is Mediterranean in character and an ideal location for relaxation and local nightlife as well as retaining quietness and full privacy.
This 5 bedroom villa is a chic, one of a kind property located on the hills overlooking the Pevero Golf Course and the bay of Cala di Volpe. Carved into the hill, it opens onto its magnificent terrace and the swimming pool affording a breathtaking view. Simplicity and use of local, handcrafted materials are the Architect Savin Coulle’s signature, enhancing both the interior and the exterior details and shaping the elegant and exclusive character of this villa.
This beautiful modern 5 bedroom villa is located at Punta Sardegna, in the exclusive residential complex of Porto Rafael, North side of Costa Smeralda. It is within walking distance of the beach, Porto Rafael town and all services and shops. The ever popular Costa Smerelda is a 20 minute drive away.
An impressive 6 bedroom home, offering guests a wonderful location in northern Sardinia near to Porto Rotondo. Immaculately maintained by the owner, the many modern amenities include a Jacuzzi, underwater music in the private swimming pool and an intercom telephone system throughout the house. With its many facilities and access to nearby tennis courts and the private beach (a 150 metre walk through the garden) this is wonderful for a family holiday or a group of adults. The last 3 photos are of the nearby beach.
This 7 bedroom property is located in down town Porto Rotondo and shows an eclectic flair in its irregular shape and decor. It affords a beautiful sea-view and a small sandy cove is a short walk away as is the lively and vibrant city centre.
This beautiful 4 bedroom villa is located in Porto Rotondo, in a most convenient location in between a sandy beach and the town with all its restaurants, shops and entertainment. The property is on one floor and comprises a large living room opening onto the covered terrace equipped for both relaxation and outdoor dining, the swimming pool and the garden.
This is an amazing new and modern stye 6 bedroom property located in an exclusive resort area 15 km south of Costa Smeralda Airport. It affords an extraordinary sea-view and it is no more than 500 metres from a beautiful, white sandy beach. The lively resort and Marina of Puntaldia are within minutes driving from the villa.
This is an amazing brand new and contemporary style 7 bedroom property located in an exclusive resort area 15 km south of Costa Smeralda Airport. It is a front line villa affording an extraordinary sea-view and it is only 300 metres from a beautiful, white sandy beach. The lively resort and Marina of Puntaldia are within minutes driving from the villa.
An amazing, 8 bedroom secluded retreat in one of the most beautiful areas of north Sardinia near the elegant resort of Puntaldia and around 25 km from Olbia Costa Smeralda Airport. This is a contemporary, grand property with direct access to a sandy cove and crystal sea. A perfect and unique location for a family or romantic escape, a rare opportunity of beauty and elegance within a truly fascinating natural environment. *Please note that this property has no swimming pool*