Killer Villas

It’s only the best for our killer villa collection, darling. If you’re looking for flashy properties with style, then you’ve come to the right place. We’re talking serious, celeb-status luxury here – butlers, royal castles, party pads and dazzling infinity pool views.

Whether you’re looking for a swanky wellness retreat, a fully catered stay, or just the best place that money can buy, our killer villa collection has got you covered. It’s the Beyoncé of all villa collections.

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What constitutes a killer villa?

Is it their James Bond-like appeal, the fact they’ve played house to royalty, or their ability to be the most glamorous setting for a party to rival all other parties? Well, all of that… and more.

From extravagant villas and converted palazzos, to magnificent castles and premium party pads… our ‘killer villa’ holiday homes bring nothing but their A-Game. Whether you’re looking for a villa with a killer view or somewhere you literally don’t have to lift a finger - hello, butlers and private chefs – you’re sure to be left in awe of our collection.

Check out some of our bestselling killer villas:

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An elegant 19th-Century chateau by a vast lake on a 105-acre estate with classy antique furnishings, a pool, chapel for weddings, plus optional – and indulgent – catering options like Afternoon Tea.

In a beautiful setting in the foothills of the Sierra de Tejada, this gorgeous French-manor-style homeroom for 12 to enjoy the gorgeous gardens, outdoor dining beneath the pergola and the pool area with views to the sea. The home even includes a little chapel on the hillside within its grounds.

A stylish beachfront villa with direct access to the beach, this killer villa has a large private pool (complete with chic pool bar for sunset cocktails!), outdoor jacuzzi, and state-of-the-art gym. Maid service included.

Super chic and contemporary Spindrift is set on the clifftop overlooking Paignton and the glorious English Riviera where you'll have direct access to the famed South West Coast Path. The open-plan living space invites you to enjoy dinner with a backdrop of sunset and sea views.

Designed and renovated by a top UK interior designer and bursting with character, this idyllic home is set in 70 acres of private parkland with sumptuous interiors, a heated infinity pool and private tennis court.

The panoramic vistas over Lake Maggiore, stunning infinity pool and wellness room with a sauna make this a stand-out option. And that’s without mentioning the possibility to go on a day trip to Switzerland!

A rustic 600-year-old farmhouse with modern luxuries like a private pool, wine cellar, stylish cocktail room, jacuzzi and sauna for a 5* experience! And you can explore the surrounding wilderness with the mountain bikes and quads.

On a hillside in pretty gardens with views of an ancient hilltop village, this French villa with a private pool can be booked as a Vill’Otel meaning you can get hotel conveniences like breakfast, fridge stocking and private chef service.

Step back in time in this historic Scottish castle surrounded by rolling countryside; feast on banquets in the Great Hall, host an intimate wedding/Ceilidh, or book an onsite whisky tasting.

Extravagant villas

From grand, centuries-old chateaux rich in history and mansions with magical gardens, to seriously Instagrammable beachfront properties, our extravagant villas are the cream of the crop – lavishly decorated, beautifully placed and with a luxurious price tag.

So many gorgeous villas, so little time!

Check out some of our most extravagant villas:

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This magnificent home offers seclusion, serenity and unabashed luxury. Up to 14 guests will live lavishly here, relaxing in the beautiful pool and gardens and there is a chef and house manager included, so you needn’t lift a finger.

This breathtaking palazzo in the very heart of Venice is an architectural masterpiece, made up of four striking apartments with interconnecting marble staircase. Drink in views over the Grand Canal with an Aperol Spritz in hand or head out on the water from your private jetty.

The kind of glamour only Cannes can offer. An outdoor terrace with balustrades and palm trees, an alfresco dining space great for wining and dining, a private swimming pool, jacuzzi, historic wine cellar, and use of the villa golf membership.

Sitting pretty in the shadow of stunning mountains, this contemporary lodge-style home is surrounded by lush pomegranate trees and includes a gorgeous circular pool. Inside, the home is adorned with awesome artworks and natural light floods in through the huge windows that are designed to catch the breeze and cool the house naturally.

Surrounded by incredible, world-renowned gardens in a private 20-acre estate, this charming Provençal house boasts a pool, pool house, tennis court and magical child-friendly facilities like a treehouse and playground.

A lavish 17th-Century chateau amidst 125-acres of parkland, with an indoor pool, marble jacuzzi and home cinema. A Michelin-star chef, masseuse, and amazing events are also available (like a costume ball!).

A 17th-Century dream of a mansion on the pretty Lake Orta, decorated to the highest standards with a music room and indoor spa, decked out with a pool, waterfall, hydromassage jets, and a chromotherapy Turkish bath.

Cool and contemporary, this beautiful home’s principal feature is its huge swimming pool, the perfect place for relaxing under the Portuguese sun. Found in bohemian Comporta, you’ll have gorgeous intriguing scrubland views all around the property, and will be in striking distance of lovely Lisbon.

A stunning beachfront property in Bali created by an award-winning interior designer, this is great for the ‘gram. With a spa, plunge pool, and rooftop terrace, plus breakfast service, maid, butler and security guard included. Ideal for events!

Quirky villas

We love a quirky villa – it’s what we’re all about! What we love about these villas is that so many of them have a story, from famously owned holiday homes to ones that have been on TV (cameo appearances on X Factor and Nelly’s music video, hello!).

Plus, we can’t shut up about how cool they look… we’ve got pools built into rocks and caves, converted properties, and halls where Queens have sipped tea.

Check out some of our quirky villas:

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Featured in the Sunday Times as one of Europe's Top 100 Villas, this Greek villa brings its A-Game with its imposing tower, slick infinity pool, array of decked sunbathing areas and breath-taking views all the way to Albania!

This tantalising terracotta hideaway on the island of Sardinia has a dazzling interior, replete with curved walls, plush furnishings and soft lighting. White sand beaches are just a short drive away, or why not jump straight out from the master bedroom into the fabulous pool?!

You can legitimately rent out a whole medieval village in France with 14 houses all decorated lovingly with antiques and fabrics from the 13th-Century, a church to host weddings and an outdoor pool with magnificent valley views! 

In a fabulous setting on a tree-strewn clifftop overlooking Cala Moli beach, this curved, contemporary mansion is sure to wow. You’ll notice the stylish Moroccan accents in its design will help give a cooling feel and everyone will have plenty of space to lounge poolside under the Ibizan sun.

Movie buffs, this one is for you: the romantic clifftop location of Talamon Tower is so unique that it was used as a set for the filming of James Bond 'Quantum of Solace'! If that wasn't enough, you also enjoy access to your own private beach.

A traditional Puglian Trullo surrounded by the picturesque Solento countryside, this home offers an authentic holiday experience where you can pick fruit from the garden, dine alfresco in the stone courtyards, chill by the swimming pool and enjoy the rustic wine cellar.

An architectural gem on the edge of South Africa's Eastern Cape sand dunes, set within a 275-hectare reserve, Paradise is unlike any other home. A private chef, infinity pool and unique styling make this an unmissable stay, and your only neighbours will be a herd of inquisitive giraffes!

A 13th-Century hilltop castle in the heart of the Umbrian countryside, this is the perfect spot for a romantic wedding or flashy event with enchanting gardens, forests, chapel and a tower. Plus, a wellness spa and underground wine cellar!

You’d be forgiven for thinking that you’ve been transported to California, but this sustainable stunner is actually in Sussex! A striking and contemporary Grand Design, this home has a natural swimming pond, wood-fired hot tub, tennis court and sculpture trail. Could you wish for anything more?!

Live like royalty

Do you ever wonder what it would be like to be a member of the royal family? Well now you can live like them without the burden of responsibility, lurking paparazzi or the required stiff upper lip.

These magnificent castles are full of history with elegant halls, grand interiors, huge grounds and an air of opulence. Plus, they’ve got butlers and catered options meaning you really don’t have to lift a finger.

Check out some of our best castles:

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A Grade II listed castle dating back to the 17th-Century with 8 turrets, each housing bedrooms, games rooms, a hot tub and indoor pool via the sunken patio. Families with ‘directioners’ should know the band filmed one of their music videos here.

This historic gatehouse has actually hosted royalty, from Prince Rupert staying there to visits from King’s in the past. Bursting with character in its design and original furnishings, this nook is perfect for a history buff!

This magnificent Tuscan castle is the former home of the Grand Duke of Tuscany and retains its 16th-century magnificence, with original wood-carved fireplaces, intricate ceiling details and a grand dining room. With stunning views over the countryside, all the way to Elba Island, this castle also serves as a truly memorable wedding venue.

A 15th-Century Irish castle within 5 acres of rolling countryside overlooking the river valley, this charming castle boasts a banquet hall, huge Gothic fireplace, and grand antique furnishings in every room.

With 12 turrets and 365 windows, you better believe this magnificent chateau is roomy! French renaissance architecture and opulent interiors will take you back in time, while the private chef adds to the luxury feel.

Grand in style but homely in feel, this 18th-Century chateau is set in the heart of 17 hectares of manicured gardens and parkland, perfect for wandering. You’ll also find a private chapel, infinity pool, library and home cinema.

Exquisitely furnished, this 19th-Century chateau gives off a stylish and sophisticated vibe. With a butler, maid service and breakfast included you’ll be truly living like royalty, while also having a concierge team on-hand to organise specialist itineraries. 

A Grade I listed English home in a classic French chateau, this property is on its own island surrounded by moats with an 18th-Century bathing pool, chapel, croquet lawn and optional extras like wine-tasting, a chef and private piano concerts.

Once featured in Vogue House, this fairytale chateau is seriously chic. With 7-acres of private French and Japanese gardens, a heated pool, jacuzzi, and a 14th-Century moat outdoors, plus a medieval library and cocktail room indoors, this is a truly stylish escape.

Party houses

If a party isn’t a good excuse to rent one of our killer villas, what is?! Push the boat out for your celebration with one of our stylish party pads. Whether you’re organising a milestone birthday party, a family get-together, a New Year’s Eve blowout, or sending your friend off into married life with a cracker of a stag/hen do, you’re in luck because these party villas pull out all the stops.

Check out some of our top party houses:

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In a rural location amongst mountains and valleys (perfect for not disturbing neighbours) this eco-friendly home has a cocktail bar, entertainment system, terraces, courtyards and a pool terrace with amazing views. Maid service included.

This fabulous manor house is set among 40 acres of gorgeous Norfolk countryside and has room for up to 19 guests - ideal for a big group getaway. Including a heated indoor swimming pool, gym, games room and more, it’s safe to say no one in your party is likely to become bored here!

Head to the stunning Loch Lomond for your gathering, and enjoy unobstructed views from the hot tub, stylish furnishings, private grounds and a BOSE sound system. Plus, nearby world-class golf courses like the Loch Lomond Golf Course.

The perfect base for exploring all the wonders of Crete. This beautiful whitewashed villa on a hilltop on the Akrotiri Peninsula gives you access to beautiful beaches, awesome mountain treks and the lovely Chania Old Town is nearby. Out in the pretty gardens among the fragrant orange trees is a fabulous saltwater pool, fringed by sun loungers and a shaded dining area for barbequing.

This absolute palace of a chateau sleeps 24 people and is set amongst 24-acres of private parkland with a chapel, dazzling pool, and outdoor sports courts for friendly tournaments. Maid service included.

This ultra-contemporary sugar cube of a home is built right into the rocks of the cliff overlooking the glimmering water of nearby celeb hotspot, Hvar Town. Take in the panoramic views from one of the multiple terraces or from the edge of the stunning infinity pool. Heaven!

This villa has grandeur in spades. A high beamed ceiling crowns the comfortable living area and you’ll have the choice of cooling off from the Spanish sun in the indoor or outdoor pools. The villa’s elevated position provides wondrous views of the surrounding countryside and mountains from the multiple terrace areas. 

This spacious villa has so much going on we don’t know where to start. Treat your party guests to a heated pool, state-of-the-art spa with a Turkish bath, high-tech gym, multiple sports courts, extensive grounds and a wine cellar. Maid service included.

High in the hills outside the historic Andalusian town of Ronda, this magnificent home will take your breath away. The villa comprises grand living quarters with space for up to 14 guests, a cinema room, sauna and a unique swimming pool with a jacuzzi in the centre! What’s more, you’ll have lush gardens to explore with unparalleled views over the Sierra de las Nieves National Park in every direction.   

Villas with amazing views

Alfresco dining looking out over the countryside, infinity pools overlooking the ocean, enchanting gardens with mountainous backdrops, hot tubs for soaking under the starry night sky, and villas where it literally takes two seconds to get to a gorgeous sandy beach… a huge selection of the villas in our portfolio have incredible views.

Check out some of our top villas with amazing views:

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This holiday home epitomises ‘killer villa’ with its dazzling infinity pool overlooking the mountainous Lake Como. If you’re not feeling the pool (how could you not?) you can take in the views from the rooftop terrace or the bedroom balconies!

Standing proudly on the hillside, this gorgeous Moorish-style villa is perfect for a getaway in total seclusion among 26 acres of forest. This unique home has exposed beams and stylish furnishings and provides glorious views over undulating countryside that can be enjoyed from the multiple terrace areas or from the infinity-edge pool. Bliss!

This absolute stunner outside Sivota makes for a supremely relaxing getaway. Enjoy sunset views over the Ionian Coast from the gorgeous infinity pool with jacuzzi, or the pleasantly shaded outdoor terrace. You can walk to the beach or the charming town, or make use of the nearby resort’s endless amenities, complimentary for guests to this home. 

A striking modern home nestled above Zrnovska Banja Bay, this villa has plenty of spaces to enjoy the sea views; two infinity pools, a terrace, sundeck area, summer kitchen, lounge and dining space – it’s seriously got the wow factor.

Villa Timur on Turkey's stunning Turquoise Coast provides amazing views over Kalkan Bay from its pool, gardens and terrace. This contemporary pad oozes style, with large, open-plan spaces and natural-coloured modern furnishings. Make use of the nearby watersports facilities or book to have a barbecue dinner cooked for you at the house!

Perched on a hillside among gorgeous tropical gardens, this villa is the ultimate Thai paradise with views of coral coves below and islands dotting the sea in the distance. The irresistible pool, home cinema and endless concierge options mean no guest will ever be bored here.

Set upon a rocky hillside above crystal-clear waters, this superb modern home is all about spectacular views. Sink into the infinity pool on the sun-drenched terrace or take the plunge into the sea, just steps below. Then, drink in the sunset vista accompanied by an ice-cold rum cocktail!

Excellently located for exploring rural Devon, the fabulous Colleton Hall is in easy reach of Exmoor National Park and incredible surf beaches. You’ll have the run of the gorgeous Elizabethan main house as well as the separate East Wing, ideal for teens to get some privacy or the more mature among your party to get some peace!

Fall in love with this grand Provençal home in the countryside of Cannes. With sweeping views from the infinity pool, outdoor terraces, and bedrooms, you’ll feel ever-so-chic in this luxurious villa.

Serviced villas

Holidays equal relaxation – take the hard work (if you can call it that) out of the equation and have a look at one of our serviced villas instead. From fully staffed to fully catered properties, these holiday homes ensure that you don’t need to lift a single finger. Because what’s a killer villa collection without some places where you can literally live like a celebrity?

… Now, where’s Jeeves with our cocktails?!

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This immaculate villa sits proudly in the hills above Essaouira, styled in assuredly Moroccan decor of warming earthen tones and luxurious furnishings and a grand pool and terrace area. Guests will love indulging in the resort’s exceptional amenities that allow you to be truly pampered.

Driving up to the door of this superb chalet will not prepare you for what lies inside. With its truly spectacular see-through atrium garden, its phenomenal wellness centre complete with a fitness room, hot tub, sauna, a glass-sided swimming pool with waterfall, an indoor climbing wall, archery, rifle shooting range… need we say more?!

Artwood Reef is a stunning contemporary retreat near to Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Its waterside location gives you direct beach access and beautiful views from the huge pool and hot tub with space for 10! You’ll barely have to lift a finger during your stay, as the home comes with its own chef, butler, housekeeper, laundress, and gardener who make sure you have everything you need for a totally relaxing stay. 

A Range Rover at your disposal, a chef that can create delectable dishes and cocktails, and maid service so you don’t have to lift a finger – this Instagrammable retreat offers ultimate R&R.

This home will provide a family getaway like no other! With modern styling and comfortable living, you can dive straight from the bedroom and into your very own pool! You’ll also have use of the wonderful amenities of the Kalima Resort and easy reach of the gorgeous white-sand beaches that Phuket is known for.

A fully catered Victorian House set amongst 23,000-acres of Scottish wilderness, you can head off and explore during the day and come back to sumptuous meals every evening. From guided hikes to brown trout fishing, plenty of activities can be arranged for you at the lodge.

An absolute winter wonderland of a home, this chalet exemplifies luxury, with a stunning pool, sauna and cedar hot tub with stunning snowy views. Enjoy private chef dinners at the grand dining table with an awe-inspiring backdrop of giant window-framed mountain views.

This gorgeous home is like your very own hotel, complete with fabulous concierge services, a private chef, daily housekeeping, a swimming pool and dining terrace, as well as rejuvenating spa services and even a lavish hammam, all to be enjoyed on the lovely isle of Lesbos.

This rustic villa in a vast olive tree estate in Kefalonia is a feast for the senses – and the stomach – as you’ve got your own local chef on-hand to cook up a storm in your kitchen. Maid service and transfers are included, too.

Wellness villas

It’s so important to take some time out of your hectic everyday life to unwind and recharge – where better to do that than in a stunning villa in a peaceful location?

We know taking care of your mental health and wellbeing is important, and sometimes a holiday is one of the best ways to do that.

Check out our collection of incredible wellness villas, and get ready for maximum zen time.

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This architectural masterpiece is totally unique and makes for a lavish and tranquil stay that featured in a BBC crime drama. Its over-water setting and floor to ceiling windows give stunning views that are especially beautiful to wake up to in the morning light. Inside, the games room, cinema and hot tub provide all you need to truly unwind.

This country house in the Devonshire countryside is in a tranquil location surrounded by 20-acres of river meadows. Plus, there’s a heated pool, infrared sauna, yoga and dance studio, and plenty of nooks to snuggle down with a book.

The most exclusive and sensational property on our books! This enormous villa complex on a private island within the British Virgin Islands has three pools, hot tubs and a spa, offering an unparalleled sanctuary for up to 22 discerning guests seeking the ultimate luxury getaway.

Tucked away from the busier parts of Ibiza with secluded coves nearby, this villa has an outdoor yoga platform, two swimming pools, a fitness room and large sunbathing areas with luxury sun loungers.

In a rural setting, this 14th-Century mansion is rustic and tranquil. Boasting an indoor spa with a heated pool, jacuzzi, Finnish sauna and gym, plus a library, countryside walks and an outdoor pool with lounge spaces.

Head to Girona for the rural beauty of Villa Oms, nestled in the Gavarres Natural Reserve. Offering an elegant massage parlour, a calming meditation area, holistic treatments and workshops, this villa is the perfect place for a wellness retreat. After your pamper session, wander down to the heated salt-water pool for endless views and total tranquillity.

In the cool coastal town of Cascais, you’ll find this superb modern mansion. Lounge by the pool with a book or take in the views of the picturesque Serra de Sintra mountains from one of the many balconies. And, with a full staff on hand, you need never even enter the kitchen!

If you're looking for a yoga haven, this coastal retreat has its own on-site studio where you can hire an instructor, indulge in some beauty treatments or just do some meditation. There's also an outdoor pool, jacuzzi and organic treats, straight from the garden.

In a peaceful spot in the countryside, this villa is the perfect place to chill out. Whether wellness to you means lounging by the pool with a book, working out in the gym or feeling zen in a sauna, steam room or with a massage, Villa Tanos has got you covered.

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