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

Riarosa

Forio, d’Ischia, Amalfi Coast.

Sleeps 6. Set on one of the jewels of the Mediterranean, this comfortable and charming first floor apartment occupies a panoramic position on the enchanting island of Ischia. The sandy beaches of Cava dell’Isola are just a short walk away. Cottage Code: IKS464.

  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

La Villa del Sole

Vibonati, nr. Salerno, Campania.

Sleeps 14. Just 2km from the beautiful beaches of Villammare, this well-appointed semi-detached holiday villa enjoys its own private swimming pool. Set over four floors, it is elegantly furnished on the inside with terraces for outdoor dining. Cottage Code: IKC440.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • 19th Century

Villa Cicogna

Torreglia, nr. Abano Terme, Veto.

Sleeps 8. Furnished in traditional style, this historic towered villa stands in quiet, tranquil countryside, yet close to the spa towns of Abano Terme and Montegrotto. Famous for their hot springs, the towns baths were known to the Romans. Cottage Code: IVC183.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Castello Di Petroia

Castello Di Petroia, Mengara, nr. Perugia, Umbria, Italy.

This authentic medieval fortress stands proudly atop the rolling hills of Umbria between Gubbio and Perugia. The 13 private en-suite guest rooms are located in all three castle buildings, including the oldest, 12th century, 20 metre high, watch tower.

  • 12th Century

Campaneschi

Spoleto, nr. Todi, Umbria.

Sleeps 12. With its beautiful swimming pools set to take full advantage of the stunning location overlooking historic Spoleto, this secluded medieval borgo is full of charm and character. The panoramic pool is open mid-June to mid-Sept. Cottage Code: UE085.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Villa Sorvillo

Vietri Sul Mare, Amalfi Coast, Campania.

Sleeps 8. Full of historic character, this impressive holiday villa occupies a prestigious location in Vietri Sul Mare, at the start of the panaramic Amalfi Coast drive. Set in enclosed grounds, enjoy glorious sea views from the large terrace. Cottage Code: IKA446.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th 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

Il Seminario

Collevecchio, nr. Rome, Lazio.

Sleeps 5. Surrounded by landscaped grounds with pine and olive trees, this pretty 16th century house provides comfortably spacious and well furnished accommodation. In a region famous for its stunning olive groves, Rome is just an hour away by train. Cottage Code: US028.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • 16th Century

Camuri

Levanto, Tuscany.

Sleeps 4. Overlooking a tree lined square in the seaside town of Levanto, this cosy apartment is set within an historic former palace. Known as the “Hidden Gem” of the Italian Riviera, Levanto has an interesting old centre with good restaurants and shops. Cottage Code: ILL432.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century