And although large reunions may still be difficult for now, why not spend the holidays planning a gathering as soon as possible?
Convento Viandante Del CieloUmbria, Italy
Up to 20 guests
The Umbrian countryside is an idyllic collection of olive groves, vineyards and winding roads framed by cypress trees. Surrounded by 60 acres of this beautiful landscape and overlooking lake Trasimeno sits Convento Viandante del Cielo, a 16th Century farmhouse transformed into an elegant and sophisticated 10-bedroom home. The large estate is the ideal place for enjoying walks, dips in the pool, or friendly matches of tennis or basketball, whilst the cosy interiors with a cinematic theme invite all members of the family to relax in the quaint bedrooms or play games around the fireplace.
Villa Mas Torroella & Guest House
Costa Brava, Spain
Up to 30 guests
With 10 bedrooms and a capacity for up to 26 guests, this wonderful villa is perfect for family gatherings and guests of all ages. With indoor and outdoor pools, spa facilities, a games room, and a tennis court, there are plenty of activities to entertain everyone. Recently restored, the property dates from the 14th century and has beautiful architectural details like natural stonework, vaulted ceilings and timber beams. The elevated position on the Gavarres hills in Costa Brava and the short distance from the mountains and coast allow guests to explore the natural beauty and cultural riches of the area.
Chateau de Villers Bocage
Up to 40 guests
Families looking for unique experiences and memorable reunions will not need to look any further than this stunning French chateau. With a rich history to explore as well as many contemporary amenities to enjoy – from a spa to a cinema room – this 18-bedroom property in the Normandy countryside offers a concept of hospitality that revolves around inspiring guests with French “Joy de vivre”. While spending time wandering around the gardens, tasting the creations of Michelin-starred chefs, or sampling the products of the wine cellar, guests will truly feel as if they are living in a fairytale!
Bluewave XL VillaMykonos, Greece
Up to 36 guests
There is no better place for a large family looking to spend time together but also to have moments of quiet and privacy. The 17 bedrooms of this traditional-looking Greek villa are split between the main house and a few guest houses, giving teenagers room to party on one end while the grandparents can enjoy a relaxed glass of wine on the other. Three fully-equipped kitchens allow for all hours delicious meals - late breakfasts for the night owls or tasty brunches for the early birds - while the extremely generous outside space is ideal for the whole family to enjoy the three swimming pools, the sunshine, and the stunning sea views.
Villa Le Bleu
Up to 22 guests
The warm winds of the Caribbean and the blue waters of the ocean are the perfect frame for this beautiful villa in Anguilla. This contemporary property has 11 bedrooms divided between the main house and the guest house, which can offer further privacy. There are a wide range of activities available to suit all tastes including water sports at the private beach, a gym and a tennis court, a cinema and a games room. Moreover, the beautiful outdoor space is ideal for sunbathing around the pool, enjoying relaxed garden walks and leisurely al fresco meals, or sipping a nightcap around the fire pit.