Got a budget of at least £5m in your pocket and in the market for a holiday villa? See if one of these five across Europe will fit the bill.
1. Six-bedroom villa in Vale Do Lobo, Portugal for £7.1m
Backing onto one of Vale do Lobo’s exclusive golf courses, Villa Reiki is the ultimate holiday home for the discerning golfer. There’s even a private green to brush up on your putting skills. A home cinema and a roof terrace with sea views are also in the offering.
Available via Waratah Properties
2. 22-bedroom villa in Volterra, Italy for £6.8m
Nestled in the rolling hills of Tuscany is this jaw-dropping 17th century villa with its 22 bedrooms, olive groves and landscaped gardens. The property has attracted several distinguished guests over the years – the most notable of which has to be Emperor of the French, Napoleon Bonaparte.
Available via Italy Sotheby’s International Realty
3. Seven-bedroom villa in Sierra Blanca, Marbella, Spain for sale £5.6m
After something a little more current? Check out this seven-bedroom holiday villa in Spain’s party hotspot Marbella. The double-height reception rooms, poolside bar, billiards room and sun-drenched terraces make it the perfect spot for some serious summer socialising.
Available via Butterfly Residential Marbella
4. Seven-bedroom villa in Theoule Sur Mer, Cannes, France, for £23.3m
A £5m budget won’t touch the sides on this villa in super-expensive Cannes, famous for its star-studded film festival. This A-list villa only offers seven bedrooms for its £23m price tag – and Cannes itself is a drive away. On the plus side, it’s been freshly renovated and overlooks both the sea and the harbour.
Available via Mansion London Limited
5. Six-bedroom villa in Mykonos, Greece, for £6m
How about this newly-built villa designed with classic Greek influences? Set over three floors, this cavernous space combines natural stone, wood and white render. Outside, the villa is wrapped with stunning terraces and finished off with an obligatory infinity pool.
Available via LVMYKONOS.COM