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Menaggio, Lake Como

Vecchio Marinaio

A view of Vecchio Marinaio that shows just how close the rosy-hued villa is to Lake Como

Sleeps: 12 to 14

In an amazing lakefront position, Vecchio Marinaio is a rose-hued villa for a large group with spacious furnished terraces overlooking Lake Como. A professional kitchen, a vast dining hall and a pool to use in all weathers are only some of the features of an excellent holiday venue. With restaurants in walking distance and a nearby ferry to deliver you to famed gardens and elegant villas, this is one that will weave memories.

7 nights from £6211.00 / €7763.00 / $9471.00 View property Check availability

Laveno, Lake Maggiore

Villa Labiena

The pool in the garden can be seen from all of the large terraces at Villa Labiena

Sleeps: 10

Villa Labiena sits high on a hill overlooking Lake Maggiore, yet its extensive grounds extend to the water's edge. An excellent place for a family reunion or a holiday with friends, the property offers spacious accommodation, furnished terraces and a large pool - all with lake views. In walking distance to a lively lakeside village and a ferry away from charming towns and the gardens and elegant villas for which the lake is famous.

7 nights from £3737.00 / €4671.00 / $5699.00 View property Check availability

Colico, Lake Como

Archimede

Big skies and imposing mountains plunging into the lake dominate the views from this magnificent property.

Sleeps: 11 to 12

This spacious home at the northern end of Lake Como is both an homage to modern architecture and an ideal lakeside retreat for a group of friends or a multigenerational family reunion. With extensive garden, panoramic terraces and pool, and picture windows that bring nature to the interiors, one feels the power and beauty of the outdoors in a framework of comfort.

7 nights from £6316.00 / €7895.00 / $9632.00 View property Check availability

Moltrasio, Lago di Como

Riva del Lago

This quintessential Italian villa dips its toes into the lake's shimmering waters.

Sleeps: 8 to 9

This three-story villa on the western leg of Lake Como combines luxury, generous space and an easy welcome to guests who would like their own terrace on the water. Ideal for a group of friends or a family reunion, it has bedrooms that face the lake or the long furnished garden and a private dock for effortless lake access.

7 nights from £5263.00 / €6579.00 / $8026.00 View property Check availability

Montecatini Val di Cecina

Torre del Merlo

The refreshing 6 x 4 m. garden swimming pool allows guests to enjoy a cooling moment in high summer.

Sleeps: 4 to 6

Offering a charming taste of Tuscan village life in a uniquely vertical accommodation, this 14th century tower is excellent for couples who wish to 'rise above it all' or small families with a spirit of adventure.

7 nights from £1120.00 / €1400.00 / $1708.00 View property Check availability

Anghiari

Villa Piera

Villa Piera sits high over the village against the bright skies of summer

Sleeps: 8

This 18th century villa and its extensive grounds stretch out above a small village and is an excellent venue for groups of 8, 10 or 12. Suited out with all the features that make a holiday comfortable and the extra services that make it enjoyable, the villa and its pool are ideal for family reunions or a gathering of friends.

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Greve, Chianti

Casolare

Surrounded by the green of the Chianti countryside, Casolare and its large pool

Sleeps: 22 (Multiple properties at this location)

7 nights from £5143.00 / €6429.00 / $7843.00 View property Check availability

Greve, Chianti

Azzurra and Gialla

Set slightly lower than the house, the large pool enjoys a panorama quintessentially Tuscan.

Sleeps: 14 (Multiple properties at this location)

7 nights from £3314.00 / €4143.00 / $5054.00 View property Check availability

Ville di Corsano, Siena

Podere Le Mandrie

With its panoramic pool a short distance below the main house, Podere Le Mandrie sits high to enjoy its gardens and a wide Tuscan sky.

Sleeps: 8

A large farmhouse in the wooded outskirts of the Crete Senese has undergone a luxurious transformation and here visitors are surrounded by the bounty of the land yet enjoy great comfort and the beauty of a tastefully designed home. With discreet staff on hand Monday - Friday mornings, this is a house that will pamper you, yet leave you to enjoy the natural splendour of a Tuscan hilltop.

7 nights from £2629.00 / €3286.00 / $4009.00 View property Check availability

San Miniato, Pisa

Villa Lucia

Villa facade

Sleeps: 12

Set in the midst of the countryside yet only minutes from the charming medieval village of San Miniato, this elegant villa, with its large garden sloping down to the swimming pool, offers a chance to relax and enjoy the silence of nature and the essence of Tuscany.

7 nights from £5280.00 / €6600.00 / $8052.00 View property Check availability

Ponticino, Arezzo

Eremo for 10

The main entrance is from the wide east facade

Sleeps: 10 to 11

This large stone house with origins in the late 12th century has been carefully restored and furnished with exceptional taste and sensitivity to the comforts of modern travelers. Its three large living areas, two excellent kitchens, and 5 beautifully appointed ensuite bedrooms surround a lovely courtyard, and a splendid pool and terrace have long views over the Arno valley. This is an excellent place for family reunions or festive events.

7 nights from £4000.00 / €5000.00 / $6100.00 View property Check availability

Ponticino, Arezzo

Eremo

On the north facade you can see how the building grew and appreciate how many doors lead to the beautifully maintained grounds.

Sleeps: 18 to 21

This large stone house with origins in the late 12th century has been carefully restored and furnished with exceptional taste and sensitivity to the comforts of modern travelers. Its three large living areas, two excellent kitchens, and 9 beautifully appointed bedrooms and bathrooms surround a lovely courtyard, and a splendid pool and terrace have long views over the Arno valley. This is an excellent place for large family reunions or festive events.

7 nights from £5600.00 / €7000.00 / $8540.00 View property Check availability

Castiglione della Pescaia, Grosseto

The Lookout Tower

A truly breathtaking place to holiday, which combines majestic views with modern comforts.

Sleeps: 7 to 8

This fascinating complex with stunning panoramic views has recently become a unique residence for guests wishing to enjoy history in comfort and the timeless pleasure of gazing out to sea. To the right the sensuous curves of the island of Elba, to the left the long sand beach and pine forest buffer to roads leading to Rome.

7 nights from £2400.00 / €3000.00 / $3660.00 View property Check availability

Siena

Villa Strega

A wide terrace to the side of the house overlooks the rose garden

Sleeps: 10 to 11

In an airy position on the edge of Chianti countryside and with possibly the best view of Siena, La Strega is a large, elegant villa in ample grounds, including a pretty, walled, rose garden. It has a wide terrace overlooking Siena, with a well and a private chapel.

7 nights from £2444.00 / €3056.00 / $3728.00 View property Check availability

Morre, Todi

San Fortunato

The large San Fortunato pool is set to enjoy the view.

Sleeps: 8

This wonderful Umbrian villa, set nicely near an olive grove, turns out to be a large open-plan house on three levels with an inner courtyard, furnished patios and views that cause you to breathe more deeply. It overlooks the Apennine Mountains on one side and villages atop the Umbrian hills on the other.

7 nights from £1993.00 / €2491.00 / $3039.00 View property Check availability

Rosia, Siena

Pipistrelli

From the swimming pool you see how the large farmhouse seems to have risen from the bedrock.

Sleeps: 14

On a wooded crest of the Montagnola hills outside Siena, this beautifully restored farmhouse gives the immediate impression of protected peace. The surrounding rural landscape is a composite of the ilex oak trees that foster porcini mushrooms, olives groves, and meadows where deer graze in peace.

7 nights from £6351.00 / €7938.00 / $9685.00 View property Check availability

Monteriggioni, Siena

Piaggione

Pool

Sleeps: 10 to 11

This much loved stone and glass villa is in a wonderful position, on its own little hilltop in the middle of the owner's extensive estate. With 160 hectares of surrounding land, with lawns, gardens and trees, the house commands panoramic views of classic unspoiled Tuscan landscape.

7 nights from £0.00 / €0.00 / $0.00 View property Check availability

S. Anna di Stazzema, Camaiore, Massa Carrara

Argentone

On a clear day you can see to the Ligurian coast and beyond.

Sleeps: 2 to 3

Perched high in the Apuan Alps, above Camaiore and Pietrasanta, Argentone looks out over stunning views of the Mediterranean sea, all the way to Corsica. It is set in a fold above the village of S.Anna di Stazzema, tucked away and in the perfect location for a honeymoon hideaway.

7 nights from £857.00 / €1131.00 / $1329.00 View property Check availability

S. Anna di Stazzema, Camaiore, Massa Carrara

Casa Argento

Revitalise yourself in the jacuzzi whilst taking in the surrounding natural scenic splendours.

Sleeps: 4 to 6

Argento has been beautifully restored by the London based owner and is a stylish retreat, either as a base for invigorating mountain walks, a welcome home after a day by the beach only 25 minutes away, or as a restoring refuge from city life. Sitting in the Jacuzzi on the large terrace, gazing out of the sea over 600 metres below, worldly cares fade into insignificance.

7 nights from £1500.00 / €1980.00 / $2325.00 View property Check availability

Panzano in Chianti

Roseto 12

The 'front' of the house, with entrances on both levels, faces the panoramic vista of the Chianti hills.

Sleeps: 12

This 13th century farmhouse is in the middle of the Chianti Classico area, mid-way between Florence and Siena. There are beautiful panoramic views of vineyards and olive groves with forest clad hills in the background. Lovingly restored as the home of the present owner's mother, this is very much a family home, tastefully decorated and furnished with family antiques.

7 nights from £4067.00 / €5083.00 / $6202.00 View property Check availability