A big birthday is coming up, and you want to celebrate with a family reunion; you and your best friends from high school are now married with children, and you’ve been planning a holiday together for ages; or perhaps you and your partner want to celebrate a wedding anniversary with all your loved ones...
Here is our choice of large capacity villas to celebrate the most important moments of your life with the most important people in it.
Lake Como, Italy
Up to 20 guests
Renowned poet Shelley described Villa Pliniana as having “the finest scenery” on Lake Como. The most classic of destinations and the most classic of accommodations do indeed meet in this splendid 16th Century palazzo on the shores of the enchanting Italian lake.
Full of historical charm, with an 18-acre waterfront, this 17-bedroom property embodies class and romance. It will wrap guests in a luxurious embrace, providing all sort of services, from butler and concierge service, to a private spa and a fairy-tale ballroom for any special event.
Up to 24 guests
Perched on a Mykonos hill, with 180-degree panoramic views, Villa Simone is a large property in a minimalist style that encompasses the best of a Greek experience. The 10 bedrooms can host up to 26 guests and the generous outside space is perfect for a dip in the pool, sunbathing, enjoying an outdoor meal, or simply relaxing and taking in the scenery.
The beaches and Mykonos town are less than five kilometres away, for those guests wanting to experience all that the island has to offer in addition to their luxurious hilltop retreat.