Italy Villa Stays
All rates are per person on weekly basis based on minimum group size.
Villas in Italy offer a unique experience. They let you establish a base for sightseeing, be independent, enjoy private grounds and amenities and be assisted by our local representatives. Many villas offer cooks for hire, bringing local and regional cuisine to you. You have a choice between eating a meal at home or going to a restaurant. Some villas are so huge that you can have the entire villa to yourself or have a family reunion at an excellent price.
3 star villas
Villas in Castellina in Chianti, Tuscany
The Lilliano Estate
Overview: An ancient fortified complex dating from the Middle Ages, extends over an area of around 460 hectares in a tranquil and panoramic position in the rolling hills of Chianti Classico, cloaked in vineyards, olive groves and fields of wheat protected by woods and Mediterranean maquis. A number of old farmsteads on the estate have been restored; the cluster of houses that represents our offer is made up of three farmhouses, renovated and furnished in the simple, essential style traditional in the Tuscan countryside.
Overview: Is an independent dwelling, whereas Villa Carraretto is located in one area of the farm and Villa Guidi and Villa Visentini are in one location together. The property is strategically located for visiting the Chianti area and the art cities of Siena and Florence. Every week a typical buffet dinner to taste the local products is organized, as are guided tours of the cellars of the estate with wine tasting. In Castellina just 5 km away, you can find shops of all kinds; Siena and Radda in Chianti are just 18 km away and Florence 55 km. Florence Peretola airport is 65 km away.
Villa Vissentin: From Euro 145 per person per week – minimum 2 guests
Overview: The entrance is from the internal staircase shared with Casa Guidi. The villa comprises of living/dining room with kitchen area, 1 double bedroom, access to bathroom with shower via a dressing-room area.
Villa Guidi: From Euro 143 per person per week – minimum 4 guests
Overview: The entrance is from the internal staircase shared with Villa Vissentini. It has a living room with fireplace, dining room, kitchen, 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, 1 bathroom with shower.
Villa Carraretto: From Euro 141 per person per week – minimum 6 guests
Overview: It has a living room with fireplace, central corridor, kitchen/dining room, 1 twin bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower, 1 twin bedroom, 1 double bedroom, 1 bathroom with shower. The entrance is from independent external staircase.
Villa Umiliati: From Euro 139 per person per week – based on minimum 9 guests
Overview: This is an independent dwelling located around 50 m from the 6 x12 m swimming pool set in a superb panoramic location. It has a large living room with fireplace and TV, kitchen, 2 double bedrooms, 2 twin bedrooms, 1 single bedroom, 3 bathrooms with shower, 1 WC with washbasin. The outdoor loggia is equipped with a barbecue.
4 star villas
Villas in Impruneta, Tuscany
Overview: A beautiful country-house complex made up of two traditional Tuscan farmhouses separated by a large green outdoor area, an ideal solution for groups of friends consisting of different families. It is located just outside the town of Impruneta, famous for its "cotto toscano", on a splendid panoramic hillside. It is only 12 km from the centre of Florence, which you can reach in just about 15 minutes by car. There are all kinds of shops in the town of Grassina about 6 km away. All the most important towns in the Chianti Classico area as well as Siena can all be easily reached. Access to the property is along an unpaved country road of approx. 1 km. Nearest city: Florence, 12 km away.
Villa Casale 1: From Euro 135 per person per week – minimum 10 guests
Overview: On the ground floor, this villa has a spacious entrance, large lounge with fireplace, dining room, kitchen with oven, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine, 1 bathroom. Furnished courtyard. On the first floor there is a lounge with TV, 2 double bedrooms with bathroom with shower, 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, 1 bathroom with bathtub.
Villa Casale 2: From Euro 170 per person per week – minimum 6 guests
Overview: Villa Casale 2 has on the ground floor, a dining room, kitchen with oven, freezer and dishwasher, 1 double bedroom, 1 bathroom with shower. Furnished courtyard. And on the first floor is the lounge with fireplace, TV and double sofa bed, 1 double bedroom with bathroom with shower, 1 twin bedroom.
Villa Poggio Docciolina: From Euro 145 per person per week – minimum 16 guests
Overview: The first farmhouse has a spacious entrance, large lounge with fireplace, dining room, kitchen with oven, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine, 1 bathroom on the ground floor. Furnished courtyard. On the first floor is the lounge with TV, 2 double bedrooms with bathroom with shower, 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, 1 bathroom with bathtub.
The second farmhouse the dining room, kitchen with oven, freezer and dishwasher, 1 double bedroom, 1 bathroom with shower on the ground floor. Furnished courtyard. On the first floor is the lounge with fireplace, TV and double sofa bed, 1 double bedroom with bathroom with shower, 1 twin bedroom.
Villas in Lamole/Chianti, Tuscany
Overview: Lamole (at a height of 600 metres above sea level) lies in the Chianti hills between Florence and Siena, and is a conglomeration of tiny medieval hamlets. All of the buildings have their own particular architecture, which is so simple, yet so natural, that they all seem to belong together. When you take the windy road lined with cypress trees up to Lamole, you pass famous villas, designed by prestigious architects such as Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo that distinguish themselves for their colors and forms. Nearest city: Florence, 35 km away.
Villa Villino: From Euro 369 per person per week – minimum 6 people
Overview: After the piazza at Lamole,you come across 'Il Villino' a 19th century villa build by Poggi (the architect who at the end of the 1800s was given the difficult task of redesigning Florence).
Villa Le Scuderie: From Euro 229 per person per week – minimum 9 guests
Overview: In the grounds of the villa, which was also designed by Poggi as an example of an Italianate garden, is the other building, originating in the 18th century, called Le Scuderie. After a recent renovation, carried out with love by the owner, it is a single, expanded home. In the evening, as you dine on the terraces that overlook the valley, it feels like sitting on the threshing-floor of an old Tuscan farmhouse, where the families got together at the end of the day to rest.
5 star villas
Villa in Lucca, Tuscany
Villa Menocchi: From Euro 375 per person per week – minimum 12 guests
Overview: Just 8 km from Lucca, in an exceptional location on a hill, with a panorama stretching from the towers of Lucca to the town of San Miniato, lies this wonderful historic home, which was first built as a fortified village, then in the middle ages it became a lookout tower and finally around the 15th or 16th century it became a country residence for a family of the Lucca nobility. It then became a convent and during the centuries had many illustrious guests. It has been recently renovated with a painstaking work of conservation and recovery of all its original characteristics.
The villa has also been equipped with the most modern comforts: hydro massage tubs in most of the bathrooms, under-floor central heating, satellite TV, high-quality comfortable mattresses, and above all it offers a complete, personalized and detailed assistance for guests: daily cleaning and linen changes, buffet dinner on arrival.
Note: on request many trips like the tour with wine tasting, cooking courses, participation at the Viareggio carnival or at the Puccini music festival etc can be organized. The villa has a panoramic garden area with a pergola, furnished for relaxing and dining outside; in the old renaissance pond, at the rear of the villa towards the olive grove, there is a small 9x3m swimming-pool. The beaches at Versilia are about half-an hour's drive away.
Nearest town: Lucca, 8 km away.
Villas in Rignano/Florence, Tuscany
Villa Castello di Volognano: From Euro 435 per person per week – minimum 12 guests.
Overview: Villa Castello di Volognano and its attractive village lie in the Chianti hills in a very panoramic position with a 360 degree view of the olive groves and vineyards that are part of the extensive property. In the past the castle has hosted many distinguished people. It has undergone a detailed restoration and is furnished with antique pieces perfectly in harmony with the style of the castello. Next to the castle is a small village which is partly inhabited and the large wine-cellars where they produce the wines from the farm and extra-virgin olive oil. Special tastings can be organized.
The Villa has 3 floors. The ground floor has a living-room with, fireplace, stereo, broadband internet connection; dining-room with table for 14 people; kitchen with oven, dishwasher, microwave oven, ice maker, large fridge/freezer, American
coffee machine, kettle, toaster; guests bathroom; a large games room has been created in the old oil press with TV, DVD, ping-pong table, espresso coffee machine, sofas, games table and space for up to 2 extra beds, (access to the garden from all of the rooms), bathroom and separate shower for the use of the swimming-pool.
The first floor has a 1 large double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with bathtub with shower extension and separate WC; 2 twin bedrooms; 1 bathroom with hydro massage shower. The second floor comprises of reading-room with stereo and broadband internet connection; 1 large double bedroom with ensuite shower; 2 twin bedrooms; 1 large bathroom with shower and finally the third floor has the billiard room with satellite TV and games table. The villa has an enclosed Italianate garden with relaxation areas and dining area and a beautiful swimming-pool.
Nearest town: Pontassieve 2.5 kms away. Other small villages can be reached in just a few minutes by car. Siena is about 80 kms away. Nearest city: Florence, 15 km away.