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.

Simply scroll down the page for cottages: all the holiday cottages we feature have on-line availability, prices and booking facilities.

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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
  • Shared pool
  • 18th Century

Other popular listings

Casa Roseto

San Donato, nr. Florence, Tuscany.

Sleeps 9. Set in its own grounds with views over the surrounding Chianti countryside, this beautifully restored old Tuscan barn boasts its very own private swimming pool. The nearby medieval walled village of San Donato offers good facilities. Cottage Code: TS380.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • 17th Century

Castello Di Pavone

Castello Di Pavone, Pavone Canavese, nr. Torino, Piedmont, Italy.

Although some of the buildings and structures date from the 800s, the castle itself was built in the 14th century. Now a luxury 4-star hotel, Castello Di Pavone offers classic rooms and an elegant candlelight restaurant with ancient frescos on the walls.

  • 14th Century

Villa Castel

Castel di Tusa, nr. Cefalu, Sicily.

Sleeps 4. Set on the first floor of an old gatekeeper’s cottage, this air conditioned apartment has been carefully renovated to provide comfortable holiday accommodation. Just a short stroll from the beach and crystal clear waters of Castel di Tusa. Cottage Code: ISS560.

  • Close to Sea
  • 20th Century

Villa Paradiso

Santa Flavia, nr. Palermo, Sicily.

Sleeps 10. With several terraces all enjoying beautiful views of the crystal clear waters of the bay of Aspra, this stunning holiday villa is the ideal base for exploring the area. Alternatively, sit back, relax, and sample the local seafood and wine. Cottage Code: ISS404.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • 20th Century

Sandalo

Venice, Veneto.

Sleeps 4. Located in the fascinating old shipyard quarter, on one of the most beautiful parts of the canal, this elegant second floor holiday apartment is set within a traditional Venetian house. Enjoy fantastic views of the city from the balcony. Cottage Code: IVV400.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Relais Castello San Giuseppe

Relais Castello San Giuseppe, Chiaverano di Ivrea, nr. Torino, Piedmont, Italy.

Once a Roman look-out tower, then a convent for spiritual reflection and once again as a military observation point and stronghold for Napoleon, Castello San Giuseppe is now a luxury hotel. Enjoy the panoramic views from its commanding hilltop location.

  • 17th Century

Montecorice

Montecorice, Amalfi Coast, Campania.

Sleeps 24. Ideal for family gatherings, or a large group of friends, this spacious holiday property enjoys views over the town of Montecorice and beyond to the sea. The stunning outdoor swimming pool is open from May to September. Cottage Code: IKC331.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 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