Baraka Point, sleeps 16
Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands
This gorgeous, exclusive beachfront estate on a headland jutting out in to the Caribbean Sea is set in two acres of lush palm gardens and has a dedicated team of 6 to look after up to 16 guests (max. 12 adults). Baraka Point’s spacious and opulent 12,000 square feet of accommodation comprises of pavillion style suites, around a central main pavilion, and a Games Pavilion which has a billiards table, home movie theatre, conference facilities and a wet bar. Staff include a private chef, a butler / concierge, spa therapist /pilates instructor, a housekeeper, maintenance man and grounds man. Rental includes use of Baraka Point’s sea trampoline, Hobie Cat sailboat, 4 x 4 Beach Buggy, sea kayaks, snorkelling equipment, children’s adventure activities and a snorkel trip or island tour on Baraka Point’s RIB.
Baraka Point can be rented for 12 – 16 guests from £14,579 - £20,717 per week, excluding flights, including staff. CV Travel 020 7401 1050, www.cvtravel.co.uk
Villa Ezzahra, sleeps 16
Villa Ezzahra, with its permanent staff of 12, represents the ultimate in elegant holiday accommodation for up to 16 guests. Situated 8 kms from the centre of Marrakech, this superb villa is designed to offer its guests all the intimacy of a private country house, with the exceptional service of a luxury hotel. Ezzahra is hidden away in magnificent gardens that feature a gorgeous 16m x 6m swimming pool, with double and single sun beds, couches and huge umbrellas and a traditional Berber tent. Set amidst the extensive lawns are various outdoor amusements including a paddle tennis court, outdoor chess and junior badminton. The house itself is exquisite; a haven of comfort expressed in sumptuous furnishings and inspired decoration. Every requirement for fitness, leisure or shopping and sightseeing activities can be met by the villa’s own staff, and the villa even has its own hairdressing salon in the massage and beauty centre.
Villa Ezzahra can be rented from £14,000 per week for 8 people sharing, to £19,000 per week for 14 people sharing, including all meals, snacks and drinks (except alcohol), spa treatments and the service of 12 staff and a housemanager. CV Travel 020 7401 1045, www.cvtravel.co.uk
Villa Corti, sleeps 12
Near Panzano, Chianti, Italy
One of the most beautiful and elegant houses in Chianti, with its own tennis court and a wonderfully unique sloping pool, Villa Corti dates back to the 13th century and has a feeling of grandeur with its huge rooms and a superb collection of antiques and paintings. Surrounded by 5 hectares of Tuscan countryside, vineyards and olive groves, Villa Corti has its own mature gardens, trees and an antique rose garden. All of the ground floor rooms open out onto the gardens and terraces, while the 14m x 7m swimming pool is a focal point to the south and a tennis court and petanque ground provides extra opportunities to be active.
Villa Corti can be rented for up to 12 guests from £3895 to £8590 per week, excluding flights, including a cook service to prepare the breakfast table and one meal daily (excl. food costs). CV Travel 020 7401 1039, www.cvtravel.co.uk
Agrepavlis House & Cottage, sleeps up to 12
Near Sivota, Lefkada, Greece
The wonderful `Agrepavlis House’ on the Greek island of Lefkada finds its place into top villa company, CV Travel’s exclusive `Private Collection’ for its magnificent views, its fascinating mix of contemporary and antique furnishings and its fabulous gardens, landscaped into the rocky hillside, with a magnificent swimming pool and expansive and colonnaded terraces. The entire setting has a backdrop of the Ionian sea, bordered by green headlands and dotted with shimmering islands. The house sleeps up to eight in sublime comfort, but additional accommodation can be provided for larger groups in Agrepavlis Cottage, on the same estate, 40m from the main house. Sleeps 2 in contemporary luxury with a private pool.
Agrepavlis House is available to rent from £3320 to £4960 per week through CV Travel (020 7401 1026, www.cvtravel.co.uk)
Agrepavlis Cottage can be rented for £1360 to £1990 per week, or from £900 to £1355 per person per week based on 2 sharing including return flights, a welcome hamper and maid service. CV Travel 020 7401 1026, www.cvtravel.co.uk
Villla Prosilio, sleeps 10
Prosilio is the work of one of Corfu’s most gifted architects and successfully combines the best of traditional Greek houses with its imaginative use of stone, wood and marble, with the exotic eclecticism of Morocco and India. This is one of the most sought after properties in CV Travel’s renowned and individual Greek Islands collection, Prosilio is set on the exclusive north east coast of Corfu, where the island’s best villas can be found. With few near neighbours in a wonderful headland setting, the overlooks a 180° panorama of deep blue sea, framed by the dramatic mountains of Albania in the distance. The villa’s magnificent horizon swimming pool is exquisitely designed to reflect the sky and trees in a frame of stone and pebbles. 8 guests can comfortably be accommodated at Prosilio and two more in an enchanting cottage perched high above the house.
A week’s stay at Villa Prosilio is available through CV Travel (020 7401 1026, www.cvtravel.co.uk)
Notre Dame du Val, sleeps up to 14
Notre Dame du Val is a majestic house set amid the Provencal countryside in an estate of over 25 acres of olive groves, lavendar plantations, woodland, orchards and mature gardens that contain a magnificent swimming pool and private tennis court. Notre Dame du Val sleeps up to 14 and can be rented from £10,260 to £15,330 per week through CV Travel 020 7401 1044, www.cvtravel.co.uk
Casale di Reschio, sleeps 12
Near Cortona, Tuscany, Italy
This exquisite Tuscan manor house is a unique and ultra luxurious getaway that has been renovated by a renowned interior designer and exudes sophistication and tranquility. The house is set within its own meadows and olive groves, it has a private lake and numerous woodland walks, and yet it is still within easy reach of many of the major Tuscan and Umbrian towns. A week’s rental through CV Travel (020 7401 1039, www.cvtravel.co.uk)
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