LUXURY VILLA RENTALS ITALY
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European Escapes offers luxury villa rentals in all areas of Italy,
Tuscany, Umbria, the Amalfi Coast, Lazio, the Italian Riviera,
Florence and the Florentine hills, Venice, Veneto, Rome and the
Roman countryside, Italy's Lakes, Como, Garda, Lugano and
Maggiore, some are self-catering, some are fully
you want an exceptional and
exclusive villa rental in Italy, from the lakes, mountains, hill towns of
Tuscany, on the Mediterranean, offering privacy for your luxury
holiday, whether a family reunion, a corporate retreat, holding your wedding in a
private chapel, or when you are just looking for a respite from your busy lifestyle: We
offer beautiful villas, along with yacht rentals, security staff, butler, chefs, maids and
chauffeur, or without the staff if you bring your own, or if you prefer privacy.
We have many elegant holiday rental choices
in Italy; coastal, inland, and island locations; luxury villas, farmhouses,
manor houses, castles, and private estates.
In your holiday home away
from home you can savor "La Dolce Vita" -- the sweetness of life that is
the essence of Italian living.
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LAKE COMO RENTALS:
Luxury property with 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, sleeps 11, main villa and guest
house, 1 km from lake, western side of Lake Como, with wonderful lake views
Italy. Lake Como. Villa
Comacina. Lake Como Luxury villa, with lake views, located 1 km from the
water on Lake Como`s western shore, in a beautiful location, a 20 minute
drive to town of Como, in picturesque resort. Property has total of 5
bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, in 2 buildings, sleeps max of 11 (plus 2 infants). Interiors: Main villa, 500 m2, 3 levels, sleeps 8 with 4 double
bedrooms. Ground level, antique marble floors, entrance; 2 living rooms: 1st
large living room with panoramic windows, open fireplace, exit to the
garden; 2nd large living room with satellite large screen TV, CD player;
8-12 seats formal dining room; 50 m2 kitchen, open fireplace, wood oven,
microwave, dishwasher, Toilet. Upstairs: (all rooms with view) 1 suite with
double bedroom, studio, bathroom with jacuzzi and shower, large terrace; 2
double bedrooms, 1 bathroom with shower and detached WC. 2nd floor (sloping
ceiling): 50 m2 master bedroom with panoramic breath-taking view; 1 bathroom
with shower and bath tub. 1 Staff bedroom and bathroom. Basement: laundry.
Separate Guest house, 80m2, on 2 levels, sleeps 2/3 with 1 double bedroom
and ensuite bathroom. Ground level: 1 large living room. Two beds in a sofa;
kitchen, bathroom with shower. Upstairs: 1 double bedroom with terrace
Amenities: Luxury and antique furniture. Internet wi-fi, fax, computer,
printer, scanner, copier. Alarm system connected to private security.
Outdoors: Private fenced park 3500 m2, with lawn, plants, flowers and trees,
70 m2 patio, garden furniture for outdoor living, bbq. Heated (extra
charge), salt water swimming pool 14 X 6 mt, outdoor shower. 4 car garage.
Very exclusive atmosphere. The garden and swimming pool is fully equipped.
Pool open from June thru September. Non Smoking villa Pets on approval.
Included in rent: Live in caretaker 4 hours of cleaning per day and final
cleaning. Extra on request: pool heating. Full time staff, Housekeeper, Chef
or Butler are available at an additional cost. Area: Property at 1 km from
Argegno, picturesque holiday resort on the west shore of Como lake. Sunny,
elevated position, with stunning view of the lake, 1 km from the lake shore.
Historical 18 hole golf course at 11 km. Shops, nice bars and restaurants,
shore, hydrofoil harbour and bus station connecting Como and main interest
points at walking distance. The ancient centre of the village is very
picturesque with restaurants, bar, coffee shop, pubs, and attract tourists
from all the western shore of the lake. Hydrofoil and tourist boat connect
Argegno to Como and main interest point. Como is at 20 minutes drive, Lugano
at 30?, Milan at 60?.
TUSCANY VILLA RENTALS:
|Talamone, Tuscany coastal area.
Elegant villa, 8 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, Monte Argentario 20 km, sandy
beach a few kms, & direct access to rocky beach, staffed with cook and
maid, sleeps 16.
Tuscany coastal area.
Fully staffed elegant villa, 8 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms, 7
en-suite, sleeps 16, with seaviews, imposing and fascinating
villa located on the Talamone Gulf, (20 km to Monte Argentario),
direct access to rocky beach with sandy beach about 2 kms away.
Surrounded by an immaculate private park with lots of vegetation
and plants. The garden lays under the ancient site of an
Etruscan Temple. The views from the whole property on the sea
and islands are enchanting and can be seen from several rooms
inside and from the garden, particularly on the west, where deck
chairs are set out, just in front of the Gulf. In the park there
are several very well kept paths, one of them leading to a gate
with direct access to the rocky beach below. A shaded outdoor
area equipped with tables and chairs for enjoying lovely summer
meals prepared by the excellent resident cook. Dinners at sunset
are particularly relaxing. Amenities: Satellite TV, screens in
the bedrooms, fans, ping-pong table and volley ball net. Most of
the bedrooms on first floor can be made either as twin or double
for any need. Excellent cook prepares 3 meals a day, and a maid
8 hours per day, for a relaxing holiday. The location offers
many attractions like the natural reserve of Uccellina and the
Maremma region in the inland, with beautiful landscapes and
lovely small villages. There are nearby golf courses, stables,
sailing facilities and ferries to the nearby islands. The
proximity of the highway also allows day trips to Rome as well
as the main Tuscan towns. A few kms away is a sandy beach where
it is possible to reserve beach equipment. Advanced reservations
are required in peak season. INTERIOR: The interiors, light and
spacious, are comfortably furnished in a simple yet elegant way
with country antiques and modern comforts. Ground Floor:
Entrance hall; large living room, with billiard table and open
stone fireplace; second living room; library/TV room; large
dining room (seats 20 easily); kitchen; guest bathroom; small
private chapel. First Floor: 2 double bedrooms (or twin) with
en-suite bathroom (bath & shower); twin bedroom with en-suite
bathroom (bath & shower); 2 double bedrooms (or twin), each with
bathroom (bath & shower). Second Floor: Twin bedroom with
en-suite bathroom; double bedroom with en-suite bathroom; double
bedroom; bathroom (bath & shower); small sitting room; extra
kitchen, small eating area; tower with small sitting room.
Amenities: Sat TV and video, billiard table, Wi-fi/internet
connection. Full time cook available to prepare 3 meals per day
and maid service 8 hours per day, 6 days a week are included.
AREA: Distances in km. Fonteblanda (nearest shops and
restaurants 4, Talamone 8, Monte Argentario (Golf and ferry to
the islands) 20.
Villa San Giuliano
15 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, 2 WC, private tennis court, private pool, Pisa,
Lucca area, sleeps 27
Tuscany. 20 km Lucca, 5 km Pisa, 85 km Florence. Lovely, large 20
room villa, 1,500 m2 (16,500 sq. ft.) in size, on 3 levels, with 15
bedrooms, 8 bathrooms 2 WC. (11 double bedrooms, 3 single bedrooms).
Private swimming pool, tennis court. Sleeps 27. Interior: on the ground
floor, antique and luxurious furnishings: large entrance hall. Games
room. Living room. Large living/dining room with open fireplace. Small
dining room. Kitchen (6 hotplates, oven, dishwasher, micro wave,
freezer). 2 sep. WC`s. Upper floor: Another living room with satellite
TV. 1 double bedroom. 1 bedroom with 2 beds, exit to the terrace. 1
double bedroom. 1 bedroom with 2 beds. 1 double bedroom with
shower/bidet/WC. 2 bedrooms, each with 2 beds. 1 double bedroom with
bath/bidet/WC., 4 baths/showers. 2nd upper floor: 3 double bedrooms. 1
bedroom with 1 bed. Bath/bidet/WC, shower/bidet/WC. 5 star rating.
Facilities: washing machine. Area: The property is located outside of
the small town of San Giluliano Terme, in the residential area in the
middle of large private park. 1 km from San Giluliano Terme, 5 km from
the centre of Pisa, 20 km from the centre of Lucca, 85 km from the
centre of Firenze, 25 km from the sea. Private: park 1 ha, swimming pool
(7 x 14 m, depth 140 - 260 cm, 09.05.-26.09.), outside shower, tennis (1
x clay court), floodlit, garden furniture. Provided: Mid week cleaning
of the villa included in rent, on Wednesday, (excluding bedrooms and
bathrooms) pool towels, tennis racquets and balls, 10 bicycles,
billiards table. laundry (extra). Housemaid on request: (extra). Cook on
request (extra). Parking in the grounds. Grocers 100 m, thermal baths 1
km. Located outside
of San Giluliano Terme, in a residential area in the middle of large
12 bedroom 11 1/2 bath Luxury villa, private pool, staff, Sleeps 22
Tuscany. Arezzo/Cortona area:
Historic villa dating back to the 16th century located at the gates of Arezzo. This
luxury villa has been restored to its original splendor thanks to the
attentive recent renovation personally carried out by the owner. There are
numerous furnished outdoor areas and an inviting swimming pool.
The furnishings of superb quality, the comforts it possesses, the swimming
pool, and its wonderful position are all part of Palazzo Arezzo?s allure,
making it the ideal place for a completely relaxing and enjoyable holiday.
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Villa Di Capannori
Elegant 6 bedroom, 6 ensuite bathroom Luxury villa, Private pool, air conditioned, Near
Tuscany. Near Lucca, Elegant and luxuriously renovated
villa from the 17th century, fully air conditioned, 6 bedrooms and 6 ensuite
bathrooms, Upon reaching the gate, lined with cypresses, in a double row
along the entrance. Within the wide park of the villa are lime, oak, olive
and magnolia trees, and roses that are an ideal background for the romantic
style of this location. swimming pool, along with its pergola of
bougainvillea. Ground Floor: Dining room, Kitchen, Bath, Laundry. Upstairs:
Large central living room, Office, Three double bedrooms with en-suite
baths. Second Floor: Library, Large central living room with home theatre
TV, Three bedrooms with en-suite baths. Included: maid 6 days a week, daily
breakfast, air conditioning, central heating, stereo CD player, satellite
TV, alarm. Not Included: Food and beverage, phone charges, computer &
internet charges, personal laundry. Extra on Request: Cook with service.
Approximate Distances from the villa: 10 min. from Lucca, 20 min. from Pisa
and Puccini Lake (Summer opera) 50 min. from Florence, 1 hour 30 min. from
Siena (city of the Palio), 50 min. from the beautiful valley of Garfagnana,
and 35 min. from Forte dei Marmi in the coast of Versilia.
6 bedroom, 4 bathroom 11th century historical Luxury castle, private pool, Sleeps 12
Italy. Florentine Hills area of
Tuscany: Stunning and very uniquely special historical castle, 6
bedroom, 4 bathroom, that dates back to the 11th century and was built
in a dominating lookout position over the surrounding forests and rolling
hills. Lovingly and carefully, the castle is furnished with fine antique
furniture, some of which are of notable value and provide the perfect
harmonious background to this wonderful manor. The beautiful outdoor areas
are well kept up and include a classic Italian garden and a very unique
swimming pool that is partly indoor/outdoor, having been constructed within
part of an ancient conservatory. INTERIOR: Ground floor: Large living room,
dining room, fully equipped kitchen, bathroom. First floor: Lounge/sitting
room, 1 double bedroom with bathroom with bath and shower, 2 twin bedded
rooms, 1 bathroom. 2nd: 1 double bedroom with bathroom with shower, 2 twin
bedded rooms, study/library, 1 bathroom with bath and shower, laundry room.
3rd floor: Large billiard room, TV, game table. Additional Equipment: TV,
billiards, dishwasher, washing machine, telephone. Outdoors: Unique and
beautiful Swimming pool (6x12 meters) partly covered, with changing room and
shower. Garden and equipped outdoor area. LOCATION: 1 mile Pontassieve, 9 miles Florence, 48 miles Siena, 3 miles tennis court, 3 miles
horse riding, 23 miles golf course, 18 miles Florence airport.
Casale di Vorno
5 bedroom 6 bath Luxury air-conditioned villa and 2 bedroom 1 bath
coach house with private pool, wonderful views, Lucca.
villa, located just 5 kms from Lucca which has been beautifully restored maintaining traditional, graceful architectural
features and furnished with the finest pieces. Great attention was given to
every detail of this property which guests will be sure to enjoy. The villa
has 5 bedrooms/ 6 bathrooms and the adjacent coach house has 2 bedrooms/1
bathroom, sleeping a total of 13 people. Outdoor areas include a swimming
pool with splendid views of the Vorno Valley, numerous furnished terraces
perfect for 'al fresco' meals, a gazebo, and a spacious Italian garden full
of fruit trees and flowers.
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16/18 bedroom Luxury estate, private pool, tennis court, full staff, Chianti area.
region of Tuscany. Staffed
with manager and maids,
luxury, aristocratic estate in Tuscany with private pool and tennis court.
Can be rented with 16 bedrooms or with 18 bedrooms. One of the finest
estates available for rent in Tuscany. The Estate is made up of a main
villa, 16,700 sq. ft. in size and a guest house, 4,850 sq.ft. in size,
located 15 meters from the main villa. The entire property was painstakingly
restored and renovated during the 1990`s with detailed attention given to
every room and feature. The owners have decorated the property
with an elegant and refined style. Cook available at extra charge Full Details & Photos
AMALFI COAST VILLA RENTALS:
4 bedroom 4 bath Luxury villa, private pool, Near Amalfi and Ravello
Amalfi Coast. Near Amalfi and
Ravello. Villa Amalfitana, 4 bedroom,4 bath luxury villa with pool,
Lovely panoramic views of the sea, sleeps up to 9, villa is 200 m2 on 2
levels, and renovated recently, with luxurious and tasteful furnishings.
2 km from Amalfi. Description: living room with open fireplace and
satellite-TV, exit to the patio. 1 bedroom with 1 bed, 1 double bed and
shower/bidet/WC, exit to the balcony. Kitchen (oven, dishwasher,
microwave) with dining table. Shower/bidet/WC. Upper floor (ladder): 1
double bedroom with bath/bidet/WC, exit to the terrace. 1 double
bedroom, exit to the terrace. 1 bedroom with 2 beds, exit to the
terrace. Shower/bidet/WC. Patio. Garden. Terrace furniture, barbecue.
Panoramic view of the sea, the swimming pool and the resort. Facilities:
washing machine, telephone, Modem connection for internet. Reserved
parking for 4 cars, garage by the house. Located: 2 km from Amalfi, 4 km
from the centre of Ravello, 18 km from the centre of Positano, in a
sunny, elevated position on a slope, 1 km from the sea, 1 km from the
beach. Private: garden with lawn, plants, flowers and trees, swimming
pool (12 x 6 m, 06.05.-30.09.), outside shower, patio, terrace, garden
furniture, barbeque, washing machine. Parking by the house, individual
garage. ***Please note: main road close by. The perfect spot to spend a
relaxing holiday relishing the sea, the sun and the views of the Amalfi
Coast. A charming refuge to explore Amalfi, Positano and Sorrento and
the Amalfi coast line. Grocers 200 m, restaurant 1 km, bus stop 200 m.
Pebble beach 1 km. Nearest Airport: Naples. Air-Conditioning included in
9 bedroom Luxury villa, private pool, overlooking the sea, with sea
Forio d`Ischia, Large and lovely 9 bedroom villa, 800 m.,
sleeps 18, located in the cliffs on the promontory of Punta
Caruso. It is in a unique position with large panoramic
terraces, and with rocks that have been carefully worked to
allow easy access to the crystal clear sea. The villa is
enclosed on all sides with access to the property via automatic
gate to the parking area, and from there you go down a short
flight of steps to reach the villa, which looks entirely towards
the sea. High quality architecture and furnishings, with
antiques, and modern accessories. Every room has been decorated
with valuable tapestries, and is tastefully decorated. The
bedrooms are equipped with ceiling fans and with mosquito-nets
at the windows, and the large kitchen is equipped with
dishwasher, electric and wood-burning ovens. The villa lies
about 20 minutes by car from the port of Ischia, and from there
Naples can be reached in about an hour by ferry with your car on
board and in about 40 minutes by hydrofoil. The island is full
of excellent restaurants and of many well-known thermal resorts.
Ischia offers a wealth of spectacular scenery and of
archaeological remains that make it one of the most sought-after
tourist destinations in the mediterranean. Nearest town: Naples,
Distance: 40 min. GROUND FLOOR: access from the garden,
entrance, large living-room with fireplace and exit onto the
terrace with view of the sea, 3 double bedrooms with bathroom
with hydro massage tub of which two with sea-view, 3 double
bedrooms with bathroom with shower of which one with terrace and
sea view. Large private grounds.
VENICE LAGOON VILLA RENTALS:
Villa Veneto Torcello
6 bedroom Venetian island Luxury villa, private pool
Island of Torcello:
Villa near Venice. Unique and luxurious villa on the tranquil island of Torcello, in the Venetian
Lagoon, with easy access to the charms of Venice as well as the rest of
Northern Italy, the lakes, Po Valley, the Alps, Milan, & Verona. Set in
large, formal gardens overlooking the Adriatic Sea and offering a
combination of elegant seclusion along with ease of access to popular
Italian destinations. Torcello was the first island to be settled in the
area and was the beginning of the Venetian settlements. The lovely island
was also written about by Ernest Hemingway and also boasts a world famous
restaurant, the Locanda Cipriani (Picasso, Hemingway, Churchill, Queen
Elizabeth II have all dined at this restaurant). This
lovely villa, the only villa rental available on Torcello, was built in the late
17th century and is surrounded by an enormous garden. The villa was completely
restored a few years ago and it is beautifully furnished with antiques.
INTERIOR: Ground Floor: Kitchen; entrance hall; dining room; large verandah;
twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom (opening on to the garden.) First Floor
Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom and dressing room; twin bedroom with
en-suite bathroom; large living room; library/study; sitting room. Second
Floor: Three twin bedrooms; two bathrooms; roof terrace with stunning sea
and countryside views. LOCATION: On the island of Torcello, isle of Burano
(with facilities, shopping, restaurants, post office, etc) 5 minutes by
vaporetto, world famous glass making island of Murano 10 minutes by
vaporetto, Venice (6 miles) 40 minutes by vaporetto. Staffing/services: Part
time maid and butler from 9am until 3pm, Monday thru Friday. gardener. The
swimming pool is on a small hill overlooking the garden. Nearby islands
include Burano, famous for its lace, and Murano famous for its glass, as
well as many others. Venice can also be reached by Vaporetto or taxi.
Pleasures - Enjoy la dolce vita in
Italy, with its fine wines, olive oil,
gelato, classic hot chocolate, delicious
meals whiling away an afternoon or evening
with wines, appetizers, pasta, first
courses, main courses, desserts and fruits.
Experience the life of Italy by enjoying a
cooking class, or take a wine and food tour.
Italy awaits and offers the best for a
holiday of scenic beauty, with lovely
holiday homes, villa rentals, its town
squares, al fresco dining, and for
experiencing the essence of Italy!
Italy - From your holiday home rental, enjoy
the magic of Italy. We have holiday vacation
rentals in Italy that include private homes,
some luxury, some staffed, some self
catering, offering castles, estates, villas
with swimming pools, farmhouses, cottages,
city and farmhouse apartments. Offering over
2000 holiday villa rentals in the most
popular areas of Italy; Tuscany as well as
apartments in the city of Rome, villas in
Roman countryside, Villas in Veneto
countryside, apartments in Venice, villas
and farmhouses in Umbria; Todi,
Perugia-Assisi, Lake Trasimeno, Marches on
the Adriatic Sea, Italian Lake district;
Lake Como, Lake Maggiore, Lake Orta, Lake
Garda, Southern Italy; Campania; Amalfi
coast, Positano, Sorrento peninsula, the
islands of Capri, Ischia, Sicily, the
Italian Riviera, Liguria.
of Tuscany's main towns: Arezzo - a
beautiful Etruscan medieval city. Cortona,
from where you can look down upon Lake
Trasimeno. Lucca, medieval city within
medieval walls. Siena, About 30 miles south
of Florence, another medieval city and
historic center, and one of the more
popular, with its stylish town, cobbled
streets, home of Palio horse race; Relax in
a cafe, enjoy the red brick main square,
(which is pedestrians only). Explore the
hill towns around Siena; South of Siena -
the delightful San Gimignano, a perfect
place to experience Tuscany hill town life.
Between Florence and Siena; the Chianti
area, wine country, and the main towns of
Greve in Chianti and Radda in Chianti. The
southern Tuscany coast becomes the Maremma,
and rises to Monte Argentario.
surrounded by the Emilia-Romagna in the
north, Umbria to the east, Lazio to the
south. The provinces of Tuscany: Arezzo, to
the east; Firenze - Florence in the north;
Grosseto to the south; Livorno on the west;
Lucca on the northwest; Massa-Carrara
furthest north; Pisa west; Pistoia and Prato
between Lucca and Firenze; Siena southeast,
north of Grosseto, bordered by Arezzo. The
art city of Florence, the Arno River, the
awesome sunsets, the shopping, fine
restaurants, strolling through the city.
Then on to the Florentine countryside, the
vineyards, the olive groves, the rolling
hills of Tuscany await. Siena considered to
be one of the more popular areas of Tuscany,
extends across 3 hills, was originally
Etruscan, with a revered piazza, the Campo
at the center which is home of the famous
Palio horse races. It is a great area to
explore and to experience the best of Tuscan
life style, with its rolling hills,
farmhouses and lovely landscaping, to feel
the history of time gone by. Lucca another
popular Tuscan area, a Medieval town,
surrounded by walls, for walking, cycling.
Wander the cobblestone streets, explore the
city with its old churches, buildings.