1. Umbria, Italy

    Borgo della Marmotta

    Style

    Rooted in rusticity

    Setting

    Picturesque Poreta hillside

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$104.40

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A tin of the hotel's olive oil
  2. Sicily, Italy

    Le Lumie

    Style

    Trad buildings, mod interiors

    Setting

    Secret Modica courtyard

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$112.59

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    One of the following, depending on season: Modica chocolates, a pot of organic honey or a jar of capers
  3. Rome, Italy

    Nerva Boutique Hotel

    Style

    Classical civilisation

    Setting

    By Augustus’ Forum

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$116.58

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of local wine (prosecco in summer; red in winter) on arrival
  4. Venice, Italy

    Venissa

    Style

    Pearl of the lagoon

    Setting

    Venerated vineyard

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$119.75

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of prosecco
  5. Tuscany, Italy

    Poggio Piglia

    Style

    Cultured contemporary casale

    Setting

    Charming Chiusi

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$121.21

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Welcome drink on arrival and a bottle of wine in your room; GoldSmiths get a bottle of the hotel’s olive oil instead of the wine
  6. Piedmont, Italy

    La Villa Hotel

    Style

    Country-chic palazzo

    Setting

    Monferrato vineyards

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$136.04

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Free breakfast, a bottle of prosecco and a box of amaretti biscuits
  7. Tuscany, Italy

    Locanda Rossa

    Style

    Arcadian agriturismo

    Setting

    Italian infini-trees

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$138.18

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of the hotel’s extra-virgin olive oil, and a 50 per cent discount on extra beds for kids
  8. Florence, Italy

    Riva Lofts

    Style

    Hip and homey

    Setting

    Leafy Arno riverside

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$143.29

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A pack of Deseo savoury aperitivo biscotti and a half bottle of white wine
  9. Florence, Italy

    Oltrarno Splendid

    Style

    Artist's ateliers

    Setting

    Local’s favourite

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$145.54

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of Tuscan wine and a Betty Soldi-designed Florence tea towel
  10. Basilicata, Italy

    Torre Fiore Hotel Masseria

    Style

    Designer former fort

    Setting

    The green hills of Pisticci

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$153.52

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A selection of traditional local delicacies – both sweet and savoury treats – made by the chef, and a bottle of regional red wine or prosecco