Bright and light with chic contemporary furnishings and traditional features, such as vaulted roofs and Tuscan fireplaces, this 445sq m six-bedroom (some with four-poster beds) villa is perfect for group stays. Guests have use of a private tennis court, heated infinity pool and a home cinema. There’s a living room, dining and laundry areas and a kitchen (with a wood-burning oven, fridge, pots and pans, cutlery and crockery). All bedrooms have ensuites and one twin room is set in the peaceful pool house close by. Two extra beds can be added on request (free for under-13s). There are sweeping views of Montalcino’s countryside and the villa has LCD flatscreen TVs in the living room and all bedrooms, a PlayStation 4, Apple TV, air-conditioning and WiFi.