We understand you may want a villa with a specific amenity or other attraction: perhaps a ravishing view over rolling Tuscany hills is a must; or maybe you want a villa with a private pool or a property close to a town centre. Whatever you're looking for, we have grouped our collections of luxury villas, romantic hideaways and family homes to help you choose.
Apartments or houses in villages or even in cities - discover local life by living within a village or town. We have luxury apartments in Florence, Lucca, or smaller, more simple properties for rent in villages like Casole d'Elsa, Radicondoli, Camaiore or Cabrieres d'Avignon in Provence.View properties
Romantic Retreats: our best Tuscany villas for two. Some are larger than 1 bed villas, but they are all romantic and secluded, a selection of small Italian villas with pools, mainly in Tuscany. Perfect for honeymoons, or for re-kindling, or even for proposing, These are our most romantic cottages or villas, some with pools, others with Jacuzzis, where you can get away from it all, hide away with your loved one in the rolling hills of Tuscany, close to the Cinque Terre of Liguria or further south near wonderful Orvieto and Todi in Umbria. When you really want to treat your loved one, put down that box of chocolates and book yourselves into one of these little hideaways: ideal for getting away as a couple.View properties
Villas in Tuscany or France where you can feel alone, relaxed, settled into the landscape, out of the everyday. These are rental properties where you can refresh and renew, away from the everyday - even better if your villa has pool or a jacuzzi with a view!View properties
Villa rentals in Tuscany, Provence, Umbria or the Lakes that come with a private pool. Holiday villas can be a moment to get away from it all and having your own private swimming pool can make your holiday that much sweeter. We've listed all the villas for rent with private pools here - you can then filter them by 'fenced pools' or 'heated pools' if necessaryView properties
We've selected villas that are great to stay in with children. Child-friendly holidays mean something different as the ages and needs change so we visit each and every villa personally and can give you good first-hand advice on which properties will suit your family - but this list is an excellent place to start! These family friendly villas have considered the needs of younger guests, both inside and out, and are ideal for families with children.View properties
Italy and France in winter are wonderful - as well as in the shoulder seasons of autumn and spring. Bright, terse sunshine, fewer crowds, perfect walking weather, and a roaring fire and a bottle of Chianti if you stay in. Have a look at our selection of villas with heating and fireplaces perfect for off-season villa holidaysView properties
Want a car-free holiday? Or just like the idea of strolling off for breakfast or out in the evening to your nearby village? All these properties have either a restaurant, cafe or a whole village within walking distance. Speak to us about your precise requirements as the distances vary - but if you need a villa and pool to rent a short stroll away from your local trattoria, this is the place to start!View properties