10 Italian Villas for the Ultimate Summer Escape

From Tuscany to Rome, these over-the-top villas are the ultimate Italian summer getaways…


Few summer holidays are as romanticized as that of the Italian villa vacation. There is good reason for this, of course. Italy is dotted with aristocratic villas that allow guests a total immersion into the country’s culture, history, rocky coastlines, and rolling verdant hills. Summertime—when the sun dapples the Tuscan countryside and the citrus trees are heavy with fruit on the Amalfi Coast—is the ideal time to make this fantasy a reality. Here we unlock the doors to the 10 Italian villas to book this season.