Both wine experts and new enthusiasts can have the ultimate wine tasting experience and learn about the tradition of the winemaking process by choosing to stay at one of the properties part of My Private Villas’ collection. We include some of the most exclusive wine estates, located in world-renowned wine destinations from the picturesque Tuscany, chic French regions as Provence and Bordeaux to the far-off lush vineyards near Cape Town.
Villa La Verriere
Guest up to 14Immersed in a 350 acre lush private forest in the heart of an UNESCO Biosphere in the picturesque Provence in South of France, La Verriere is a large estate comprised of a medieval priory and winery surrounded by its own 40 year old vineyard. Wine connoisseurs will be more than delighted by the wine tasting room, ideal for hosting events. The property has dedicated staff with experience in oenology to provide guests with an exquisite wine tasting experience.
Originally projected as a hunting lodge in 1568, the Villa Capodilista is a masterpiece of Italian architecture perched on the Montecchia hilltop with vineyards rising up on the rolling hills. The estate’s main activity is the viticulture, producing wines of the highest quality. The wine cellars are near the ancient farm. Wine tasting is available in the estate’s wine shop. Bordering the property is the Golf Club, well known for its courses as well as for its Michelin star restaurant.
Villa Il Borro
Villa Il Borro is a magnificent historical Tuscan villa immersed in the countryside surrounded by vineyards and olive groves, not far from Florence. Established more than a thousand years ago, the estate enjoys a favourable location where the prime focus is on the cultivation of vines and wine production, though the estate also makes its own brand of olive oil and honey.
To get a taste of the Tuscan tradition and history, it is a real “must” to take a tour of the Il Borro Cellars which will introduce you to the winemaking process, ending with a wine tasting.
Cape Town, South Africa
An award winning wine estate situated near Cape Town, Lothian Estate is flanked by beautiful manicured gardens and fruit orchards. The panoramic sights from the property are breathtaking, facing the vineyards and lake on one side and the river on the other side.
This modern villa offers the ultimate luxury and endless entertainment options for its guests, from fly-fishing on the lake, jet-skiing, paddle-boarding, hiking in the Biosphere reserve, playing tennis to swimming in the infinity heated pool with its in-pool bar.
Villa Gauggiole is part of Rosewood Castiglion del Bosco, one of the world’s most beautiful wine estates. This large estate of 2000 hectares is immersed in the beauty of an authentic corner of Tuscany, located northwest of Montalcino. It owns organically-farmed crops and 62 hectares of vineyard which yield renowned, top-quality wines.
This villa is a perfect choice for guests who are seeking a unique wine experience in Tuscany. Wine lovers will be delighted by the exclusive tours and tastings. The on-site winery hosts an array of wine-tasting seminars and an annual harvest event takes place in September.