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Edify your mind and expand your cultural horizons by sneaking away to one of Villas of Distinction's historic villas.

You won’t even have to hit the museums, as these properties boast their very own legends. With private estates dating back to the 13th Century, each of these homes is enveloped with personality and charm that will undoubtedly enhance your next vacation. Staying in a suite once enjoyed by an infamous king, renowned president or scandalous celebrity couple is sure to arm you with tales to tell upon your return home.

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Estate Belvedere

Estate Belvedere

St. Croix / Belvedere

6
Bedrooms
Sleeps
14
from $860+
per night

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An electronic gate ushers you into Estate Belvedere's magnificent four acres, past a fenced formal garden with a fountain, and back into a part of St. Croix's Danish history of centuries past.

Montrachet

Montrachet

Burgundy / Beaune

3
Bedrooms
Sleeps
6
from $1,355+
per night

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This XVIII century cottage is located in a small hamlet in the heart of the prestigious Burgundy “wine’s land" nestled in famous Puligny-Montrachet and “Meursault 1er cru” vineyard.

Villa La Tosca

Villa La Tosca

South West / Lanton

8
Bedrooms
Sleeps
15
from $1,575+
per night

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Just west of Bordeaux, the tranquil Villa La Tosca, with her feet ‘tucked in the water’ is discretely situated in the heart of the serene Arcachon Bay.

Hiera

Hiera

Puglia / Ostuni Area

7
Bedrooms
Sleeps
20
from $1,693+
per night

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The magic scenery of Valle d’Itria in Apulia, where mainstream tourism has not yet caught on, won’t be a secret much longer!

Michela

Michela

Lazio / Viterbo Area

9
Bedrooms
Sleeps
20
from $2,015+
per night

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Villa Michela is a 17th century country manor set in the splendid Lazio countryside.

Mullins Mill

Mullins Mill

Barbados / Mullins Bay

8
Bedrooms
Sleeps
16
from $1,825+
per night

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Mullins Mill is a home of unique character nestled on eight acres of landscaped grounds.

Altera

Altera

Sicily / Catania

8
Bedrooms
Sleeps
16
from $2,726+
per night

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A noble house belonging to one of the oldest aristocratic families of Sicily since 1200, Villa Altera was recently brought back to its ancient splendors by its owners.

Fustic House Private Estate

Fustic House Private Estate

Barbados / St. Lucy

7
Bedrooms
Sleeps
14
from $3,750+
per night

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Fustic House is a privately owned 11-acre estate, built in the early 18th century from local coral stone.

Machiavelli

Machiavelli

Tuscany / Florence Area

10
Bedrooms
Sleeps
20
from $8,603+
per night

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Villa Machiavelli is a one-of-a-kind experience nestled in the legendary wine making “Chianti Classico” region, just outside of Florence.

Tripalo

Tripalo

Croatia / Sinj

3
Bedrooms
Sleeps
6
from $470+
per night

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Villa Tripalo is a Secessionist building dating back to the 1920s, situated in a quiet corner less than 100 meters from the main square of Pijaca in Sinj, occupying a site covering more than 4,000 m².

Quinta

Quinta

Umbria / Perugia Area

3
Bedrooms
Sleeps
6
from $525+
per night

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Once a defense fortification during the Middle Ages, the only thing Quinta defends now is your right to relax, unwind, and rejuvenate! 

Quai de Montebello

Quai de Montebello

Paris / 5th Arrondissement

1
Bedrooms
Sleeps
2
from $475+
per night

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Though the apartment’s street address is Rue des Grands Degrès, the orientation of the building allows for a breathtaking view of the bouquinistes on the Quai de Montebello, the Seine herself, and Notre Dame’s revered southern Rose Window.

Navira

Navira

Puglia / Ostuni Area

4
Bedrooms
Sleeps
8
from $576+
per night

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Located in the Itria Valley – the Trulli Land – one of the Apulia’s most popular and attractive areas characterized by typical conical constructions, the trulli, Villa Navira welcomes you to experience this delightful region, with its olive orchards, white towns, and wonderful landscapes.

Maison Rose

Maison Rose

South West

3
Bedrooms
Sleeps
6
from $500+
per night

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Maison Rose is the fairy tale that comes true.

Melograno

Melograno

Tuscany / Florence Area

5
Bedrooms
Sleeps
9
from $593+
per night

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Located only 10 miles south of Florence, on a 20 acre private estate, the two-story shingled traditional Tuscan villa dates back to 17th century.

Joda

Joda

Puglia / Ostuni Area

4
Bedrooms
Sleeps
8
from $615+
per night

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Live your Apulia experience starting at Villa Joda, the best place to enjoy your vacation while discovering this magical region.

Di Montegemoli

Di Montegemoli

Tuscany / Pisa Area

7
Bedrooms
Sleeps
13
from $615+
per night

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This large classic villa is located in the Val di Cecina, a wide region which extends from the coast, where the town of Cecina and other tourist resorts are located, to the renowned town of Volterra.

Jaja

Jaja

Umbria / Perugia Area

4
Bedrooms
Sleeps
8
from $677+
per night

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Nestled within the green hills of Umbria’s capital city, Perugia, Jaja is a restored 14th century church that, though no longer consecrated, continues to dedicate itself to the well-being of its guests.

Scudo

Scudo

Tuscany / Florence City

4
Bedrooms
Sleeps
8
from $762+
per night

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This is a fashionable property in an exclusive location in the heart of Florence!

Lorian

Lorian

Tuscany / Siena Area

5
Bedrooms
Sleeps
10
from $802+
per night

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Villa Lorian is an elegant and very comfortable Italian villa with private swimming pool in the heart of the Tuscan countryside, just 11 km away from the stunning Montalcino renowned for the production of one of the most prestigious red wines in the world.