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Edify your mind and expand your cultural horizons by sneaking away to one of Villas of Distinction's historic villas.

You won’t even have to hit the museums, as these properties boast their very own legends. With private estates dating back to the 13th Century, each of these homes is enveloped with personality and charm that will undoubtedly enhance your next vacation. Staying in a suite once enjoyed by an infamous king, renowned president or scandalous celebrity couple is sure to arm you with tales to tell upon your return home.

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Pavillon De La Paix

Pavillon De La Paix

Normandy / Cherbourg

5
Bedrooms
Sleeps
10
from $1,279+
per night

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Pavillon de la Paix is joined to a historical chateau in "the Cotentin", the famous area of Normandy with five double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, one adapted to disabled access. There is also a tennis court and a lift.

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Montrachet

Montrachet

More France / Burgundy

3
Bedrooms
Sleeps
6
from $1,462+
per night

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This XVIII century cottage is located in a small hamlet in the heart of the prestigious Burgundy “wine’s land" nestled in famous Puligny-Montrachet and “Meursault 1er cru” vineyard.

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Chateau Yvetot

Chateau Yvetot

Normandy / Cherbourg

8
Bedrooms
Sleeps
15
from $1,568+
per night

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Magnificent family historical 'château' in Normandy with a heated swimming pool, tennis court and all the comfort necessary to host up to 15 guests.

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Villa La Tosca

Villa La Tosca

South West / Lanton

8
Bedrooms
Sleeps
15
from $1,700+
per night

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Just west of Bordeaux, the tranquil Villa La Tosca, with her feet ‘tucked in the water’ is discretely situated in the heart of the serene Arcachon Bay.

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Michela

Michela

Lazio / Viterbo Area

9
Bedrooms
Sleeps
20
from $2,174+
per night

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Villa Michela is a 17th century country manor set in the splendid Lazio countryside.

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Estate Belvedere

Estate Belvedere

St. Croix

6
Bedrooms
Sleeps
14
from $1,785+
per night

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An electronic gate ushers you into Estate Belvedere's magnificent four acres, past a fenced formal garden with a fountain, and back into a part of St. Croix's Danish history of centuries past.

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Mullins Mill

Mullins Mill

Barbados / Mullins Bay

8
Bedrooms
Sleeps
16
from $1,825+
per night

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Mullins Mill is a home of unique character nestled on eight acres of landscaped grounds.

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Aristocrate

Aristocrate

Paris / Saint Germain en Laye

6
Bedrooms
Sleeps
11
from $2,604+
per night

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Only 25 minutes from Paris, within the very "Chic" Paris suburban area, the historical town house "Aristocrate" dating back from the 17th century, offers the best comfort in the purest French nobility tradition with its six bedrooms and three bathrooms, office and refined grand halls and a beautiful garden.

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Art Deco

Art Deco

South West / Biarritz

4
Bedrooms
Sleeps
8
from $2,611+
per night

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Classified as a historic monument this magnificent Art Deco villa, overlooking the bay of Saint-Jean-de-Luz offers four high standard double bedrooms, each with its own character, a heated swimming pool and the sandy beach at its foot.

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Altera

Altera

Sicily / Catania

8
Bedrooms
Sleeps
16
from $2,942+
per night

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A noble house belonging to one of the oldest aristocratic families of Sicily since 1200, Villa Altera was recently brought back to its ancient splendors by its owners.

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Chateau des Montpezat

Chateau des Montpezat

South West / Toulouse

10
Bedrooms
Sleeps
20
from $3,656+
per night

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At the foot of Pyrenees mountains and South West of Toulouse, this chateau offers ten bedrooms and nine bathrooms and can accommodate twenty adults.

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Fustic House Private Estate

Fustic House Private Estate

Barbados / St. Lucy

7
Bedrooms
Sleeps
14
from $3,750+
per night

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Fustic House is a privately owned 11-acre estate, built in the early 18th century from local coral stone.

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Chateau De La Sarthe

Chateau De La Sarthe

Loire Valley / Le Mans

13
Bedrooms
Sleeps
23
from $5,591+
per night

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On a 100 acres domain, Chateau de la Sarthe offers 13 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. The chateau is entirely furnished with precious antiques, Versailles parquet floors and designer fabrics.

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Chateau D'Anjou

Chateau D'Anjou

Loire Valley / Angers

17
Bedrooms
Sleeps
33
from $6,395+
per night

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Ideally situated at the west end of the Châteaux of the Loire circuit this 18th century family château offers 16 double bedrooms, 1 single bedroom, 12 en-suite bathrooms, a heated swimming pool and tennis court.

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Chateau de la Harpe

Chateau de la Harpe

Languedoc / Montelimar

25
Bedrooms
Sleeps
50
from $8,658+
per night

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This 12th century fortress Chateau de la Harpe, located in the Côte du Rhône area, has been transformed into a luxury residence that can accommodate up to 50 guests in its 25 air-conditioned bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom.

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Machiavelli

Machiavelli

Tuscany / Florence Area

10
Bedrooms
Sleeps
20
from $9,286+
per night

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Villa Machiavelli is a one-of-a-kind experience nestled in the legendary wine making “Chianti Classico” region, just outside of Florence.

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Tripalo

Tripalo

Croatia / Sinj

3
Bedrooms
Sleeps
6
from $508+
per night

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Villa Tripalo is a Secessionist building dating back to the 1920s, situated in a quiet corner less than 100 meters from the main square of Pijaca in Sinj, occupying a site covering more than 4,000 m².

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Quai de Montebello

Quai de Montebello

Paris / 5th Arrondissement

1
Bedrooms
Sleeps
2
from $475+
per night

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Though the apartment’s street address is Rue des Grands Degrès, the orientation of the building allows for a breathtaking view of the bouquinistes on the Quai de Montebello, the Seine herself, and Notre Dame’s revered southern Rose Window.

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Maison Rose

Maison Rose

South West

3
Bedrooms
Sleeps
6
from $500+
per night

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Maison Rose is the fairy tale that comes true.

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Melograno

Melograno

Tuscany / Florence Area

5
Bedrooms
Sleeps
9
from $640+
per night

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Located only 10 miles south of Florence, on a 20 acre private estate, the two-story shingled traditional Tuscan villa dates back to 17th century.

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