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There's an extra level to relaxation when you don't have to pile into a car every time you need groceries, or the kids would like an icecream. Stroll into your local village for your morning Cappuccino or for your evening meals, then walk back in the evening as the fireflies flicker in the fields and the moon rises over the vineyards; this is real Villa living. We've selected all of our villas in Italy and France with villages, towns or restaurants within reach of shanks pony - we visit each and every one personally and test the walks too, so we can give you first-hand advice and accounts on what each walk is actually like, and what is close by. From Provencal Stone houses on edge of villages in the Luberon, to luxury Tuscany Villas with a restaurant just round the corner, or romantic honeymoon cottages with a hamlet a brief walk away, we've been there, so just ask!
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Trequanda, Siena and surroundings, Tuscany
It takes an intrepid spirit and a good architect to convert a 200-year old pig farm into a 4-star accommodation for modern visitors. But when...
€13,720 to €19,215 EUR
Menaggio, Lake Como, The Italian Lakes
A large and elegant Villa decorated with beautiful old black and white photographs of the sailing and racing scene around Lake Como in the 50s,...
€8,947 to €12,500 EUR
Figline Valdarno, Florence and surroundings, Tuscany
€7,840 to €10,080 EUR
Moltrasio, Lake Como, The Italian Lakes
On the 'sophisticated' western leg of Lake Como where Lombard aristocrats built their lakeside villas and orchestrated gardens, this three storey white villa topped with...
€8,026 to €8,618 EUR
Ville di Corsano, South of Siena, Tuscany
Villa Goga is a beautiful and ancient villa set just south of Siena, in one of the most picturesque areas of Tuscany. Approached by an...
€4,620 to €7,018 EUR
Massino Visconti, Lake Maggiore, The Italian Lakes
In walking distance to Massino Visconti, a hillside village south of Stresa, Marea is a large villa overlooking Lake Maggiore that is perfect for a...
€6,316 to €6,974 EUR
San Miniato, Pisa and Lucca, Tuscany
Once a border tower, then a rich Florentine's family country getaway, this large villa has been lovingly restored. The military memories are still there in...
€4,461 to €6,893 EUR
Ambra, Siena and surroundings, Tuscany
Sitting back from a quiet country road, Cacciatore is a Leopoldine country villa built of golden local stone and crowned with a dovecote tower. Together...
€6,350 to €6,850 EUR
Radda in Chianti, Chianti, Tuscany
On 120 acres of olive groves, vineyards and woodlands, and a handful of minutes from the medieval villages of Castellina and Radda in Chianti, an...
€5,000 to €6,800 EUR
Carmignano, Prato, Florence and surroundings, Tuscany
A luxury converted convent that sleeps 14, Convento sits on the hills near Carmignano, west of Florence. With a private pool, air-conditioning throughout and all...
€5,421 to €6,737 EUR