Passion Points: Escape
With June just around the corner, we have been getting numerous requests for villas and houses to rent all over the world. We’ve tracked down dozens of remarkable options and list some highlights below. To find your perfect match, contact us by email or phone at 212-988-2611. For tips on doing your own research through our site, read Finding Great Summer Rentals under News & Resources.
• Sailor’s dream: a recently-renovated seven-bedroom estate on Polpis Harbor • A six-bedroom house in town with a pool and spa • A six-bedroom house on an acre of land in Brant Point with harbor views and a tennis court
• Family favorite: a four-bedroom villa near Sonoma with a pool, pool house, hot tub, tennis courts, even a playground for children • For wine lovers: a five-bedroom villa in Glen Ellen, surrounded by vineyards, with a heated pool and hot tub • A five-bedroom villa on seven acres, just ten minutes from downtown Sonoma • A four-bedroom villa with a heated infinity pool, a bocce ball court and glorious views of Lake Hennessey • A five-bedroom villa just north of Calistoga with an infinity pool and hot tub (pictured above left)
• The perfect house party: a restored 15th-century villa between Siena and Florence with beautiful gardens and twelve bedrooms; sleeps up to thirty-five • A 14th-century hilltop country house with terraces and formal gardens near the historic town of Lucca; includes a heated pool, sauna, gym, tennis court and staff of three. The interior has classic details with modern amenities like air conditioning, a fax machine, satellite TV and a DVD player
• A six-bedroom villa with stunning views • Cottages at Il Pellicano, the area’s top hotel • A five-hundred-acre Porto Ercole estate with three homes that can host the ultimate house party.
• A six-bedroom villa with oak beams, terracotta floors, exposed stone walls and private gardens • A newly-renovated five-bedroom country house with a pool and patio near Palma • Read about other villas in Mallorca and Ibiza on our recent round-up of what’s new in Spain.
• A six-bedroom villa with four posters and marble-tiled baths
• A classical French-style four-bedroom villa with a large flagstone terrace
BEAVER CREEK, COLORADO
• A mountaintop four-bedroom cabin with rustic charm and modern amenities, including a professional kitchen and flat-screen televisions
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