Italy

Explore Italy from your own holiday base: a villa with a swimming pool, a large cottage, a romantic cottage or maybe a seaside or lakeside villa. Choose from our selection of holiday cottages, villas and apartments throughout Italy.

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Featured Accommodation

Idillio 2

Minori, Amalfi Coast, Campania.

Sleeps 5. Spread over two floors within a pretty house, the cosy holiday apartment is set within a quiet area of Minori and enjoys access to the beach via a number of steps. Boasting stunning panoramic views, overlooking the sea and along the Amalfi coast. Cottage Code: IKA427.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Appartamento Viola-Piscina

Loro Ciuffenna, nr. Florence, Tuscany.

Sleeps 2. Offering stunning views over the Chianti wine-growing countryside, the pretty stone holiday property boasts a fantastic shared outdoor swimming pool to relax in. Steeped in medieval history, Loro Ciuffenna is just 2km distant. Cottage Code: ITA716.

  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 18th Century

Other popular listings

Villa Sant’Angelo

Collescipoli, nr. Terni, Umbria.

Sleeps 5. Surrounded by acres of farmland, growing sunflowers and grain, this fine period Umbrian farmhouse benefits from a private swimming pool complete with an in-pool Jacuzzi and rock features. The two covered terraces are ideal for al fresco dining. Cottage Code: US067.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Spinaverde

Como, Lake Como, Lombardy.

Sleeps 5. Occupying a tranquil position on the hillside above the town of Como, this traditional holiday property is set over two levels. Offering panoramic views over Como towards Milan, the property has a large porch with BBQ, ideal for al fresco dining. Cottage Code: IVL103.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 20th Century

Castello Di Tornano

Castello Di Tornano, Gaiole in Chianti, nr. Siena, Tuscany, Italy.

With a history dating more than 1000 years, Castello Di Tornano bravely resisted the devastating Aragonese invasions of the 15th century. Surviving beautifully intact, it now offers 19 elegant rooms, apartments and suites, with tennis court and pool.

  • 11th Century

Castello Di Meleto

Castello Di Meleto, Gaiole in Chianti, Tuscany, Italy.

Originally home to Benedictine monks, the castle was first recorded in 1269. Enhanced and extended over the centuries, much of the imposing fortifications date from the 15th century. Now featuring 30 elegant rooms and apartments, with 2 swimming pools.

  • 15th Century

Martinpescatore

Bagheria, nr. Palermo, Sicily.

Sleeps 2. Enjoy the stunning views of the sea and the Mongerbino Cape from the balcony of this small and sunny holiday home. Built in to the hillside, it is situated just 15 km from Palermo, in one of the most picturesque places on the Gulf of Palermo. Cottage Code: ISS507.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Casale Piccino

Collicello, nr. Todi, Umbria.

Sleeps 10. With its private swimming pool, games room, small gym and outdoor Jacuzzi., this traditional Umbrian farmhouse is set close to the walled hamlet of Collicello. Perfect for outdoor living, the rear shady terrace is ideal for al fresco dining. Cottage Code: US097.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Castello di Fulignano

San Gimignano, Tuscany, Italy.

This 10th century castle offers peace and quiet in a rustic setting with gardens, sun terrace and an outdoor swimming pool. Each apartment blends modern with traditional furnishings and the outside world is accessible through free Wi-Fi.

  • 11th Century

Castello di Granarola

Gradara, Marche, Italy.

Surrounded by oaks and scented laurel trees, this restored medieval castle offers 9 design apartments and an outdoor swimming pool. Located in Gradara in the Marche region, Castello di Granarola is just a short drive from the sandy beach of Cattolica.

  • 13th Century

Lucia

Nesso, Lake Como, Lombardy.

Sleeps 6. Situated on the banks of Lake Como, this lovely holiday apartment enjoys stunning views over the surrounding hills and lake. The hamlet of Nesso is a quiet and peaceful area, with Como and Milan nearby for a more cosmopolitan experience. Cottage Code: IVL101.

  • 18th Century

Villa Ruscone

Lasnigo, Lake Como, Lombardy.

Sleeps 8. Dating from the late 1600s, this elegant semi-detached property stands in a small village in the hills above Lake Como. Traditionally furnished throughout with antique pieces, the historic lakeside resort of Bellagio is just 16km distant. Cottage Code: IVL129.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century