Discover glorious Tuscany with its unspoilt countryside and rolling vine-laced hills. Indulge in the ultimate foodie experience from your 14th-century estate, as the evening draws in have your chef prepare a menu of regional specialities while you savour a glass of Chianti from the vineyards below. Choose to admire and take in the colours that inspired Van Gogh in the exquisite region of Provence. Drink in the azure skies, sunflower meadows splashed with lilac and streaked with cypress trees. Later retreat to your elegant villa nestled among the vineyards and sample a superb tasting menu of regional wines and wonderful cuisine.
✓ Heated swimming pool . . ✓ Olive grove . . ✓ Tuscan countryside
Originally a noble villa, made out of love for a father to his sea-loving daughter, this property has been the house of epic love stories. Recently it has been brought back to its original shape and architectural splendour. With its beautiful alfresco areas, terraces, and wide spaces there is a continuity between interior and exterior at Bolgheri. The private heated pool is surrounded by green Tuscan countryside, relax on one of the sun loungers and unwind as you soak up the Tuscan sunshine whilst listen to the soothing sounds of birdsong.
✓ 14th Century villa . . ✓ Designed by Michelangelo . . ✓ Beautiful Tuscan countryside view
Nestled away in the heart of the celebrated wine making region of Chianti Classico, Machiavelli Villa is a magnificent 14th Century villa built by the Machiavelli family and designed by the Renaissance master, Michelangelo. Hosting up to 24 guests across 11 individually designed en-suite bedrooms this stunning property is set within 600 acres of flourishing vineyards and bountiful olive groves. The private estate produces award winning wines and a distinctive olive oil, which you can discover and enjoy during your stay.
✓ Beautiful views of Lacoste and Bonnieux . . ✓ Newly renovated to an exceptional standard
The spectacular Domaine de Saint Privat is situated in the Alpilles and features expansive views of the mountains, which are breathtaking both in winter and summer. The villa is surrounded by 40 acres of stunning gardens, olive groves and lavender fields, making it one of the most delightful and secluded retreats in the region. Hosting up to 13 guests across 6 beautiful bedrooms which can accommodate both single guests and couples on the first 2 floors of the old stone house. The third floor comprises of a spacious dormitory, perfect for children. Outside the exterior is made for entertaining, with a large private pool and shaded lounge areas. A fire pit, ping-pong table and table football complete the line-up of party accessories.
✓ Lakefront property . . ✓ Golf course nearby . . ✓ Fantastic outdoor entertaining areas
Aroha Homestead offer the ultimate in rural lifestyle in stunning New Zealand. Superbly designed with high feature ceilings and superior interiors throughout, the property is perfect for entertaining, with 2 living areas, fully equipped kitchen and butler’s pantry. The real stand-out feature of this property is its fantastic outdoor entertaining areas. Soak up the stunning natural environment from the spa pool or relax beside the roaring wood fire under the sheltered outdoor seating area and gaze out over the mountain range.
✓ Private heated infinity swimming pool . . ✓ Air-conditioned throughout . . ✓ Private beach
This multi-award winning villa is Eagles Nests’ presidential villa and offers an amazing 320-degree view of the Bay of Islands. Rahimoana features 4 private bedrooms with original artwork as well as a 25 metre heated infinity lap pool and Jacuzzi, state of the art gym, sauna and home cinema. There is also a large expansive deck with barbecue and summer kitchen.