The Grand Hotel Cocumella is a former 16th century Jesuit monastery that is now a gorgeous 5 star hotel and member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
The Grand Hotel Quisisana strides the center Capri like a colossus, and is one of three fine luxury hotels operated by the Morgano family on Capri.
Il San Pietro di Positano is an extraordinary cliffside Relais & Chateaux 5 star luxury hotel featuring the Michelins starred restaurant Zass.
Tramonto D'Oro is a dazzling experience in a wonderful family establishment located in the center of beautiful Praiano along the glorious Amalfi Coast.
The Westin Excelsior is the elegant centerpiece to the La Dolce Vita era of Rome and Federico Fellini, in the heart of the tony Via Veneto.
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Relais La Suvera is an extraordinary Five Star luxury resort, the 14th century former Papal Palace of Pope Julius II, and the exquisite home of Marquis Giuseppe Ricci and his wife, Princess Eleonara Massimo.
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La Bottega del 30 is an exceptional Michelin starred hidden gem in the tiny Tuscan hamlet of Villa a Sesta in the roiling hills of Chianti.
Castel Monastero is an award winning luxury resort and spa in a gorgeously restored 11th century monastery in the hills of Chianti, featuring the fabulous Gordon Ramsay restaurant, Contrada.
Castello Banfi Il Borgo is an extraordinarily unique destination resort in the heart of Brunello di Montalcino, set on 7000 acres of vineyards and rolling hills on the grounds of a glorious 13th century medieval castle.
Il Falconiere is an exceptional Relais & Chateaux boutique luxury resort and Michelin stared restaurant on 150 acres of Tuscan vineyards and olive groves in the shadow of the mountaintop town of Cortona.
Il Borro has taken an 11th century medieval hamlet and 1000 years of Tuscan history and compressed it into a stunning 5 star 1700 acre luxury resort and vineyard in the golden shadow of the Valdarno hills.
Commemorating the Corte de Case, the Venetian Jewish Ghetto five hundred years later
Ca' Sagredo is an overwhelmingly stunning 15th century Palazzo, a 5 star luxury hotel, and a dazzling member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
Centurion Palace is a marvelous 5 star luxury hotel, part of the SINA collection of fine Italian hotels, and a distinctive member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, stunningly located at the entrance to the Grand Canal in the serene Dorsoduro district of Venice.
Centurion Palace is an exquisite 5 star luxury hotel at the tip of the beautifully serene Dorsoduro district of Venice, right between Basilica Santa Maria de la Salute and the Peggy Guggenheim Museum of modern art.
Hotel Londra Palace combines a magnificent waterfront location with 53 stunning and unique rooms and the award winning Do Leone restaurant in the heart of Venice's cutting edge Castello district.
Vecia Cavana is a wonderfully superb classic Venetian restaurant in the charming Cannaregio district near Campo Santi Apostali, where the 2nd generation of the Marsilli family continue the traditions that have made it a culinary landmark.