Red Savannah is offering a selection of captivating villas in Italy where the company can arrange private opera performances, from soprano solos to entire ensembles, for guests to enjoy from the privacy of their own space.
These breathtaking villas are perfect for enjoying a performance complete with panoramic backdrops like Lake Como, the village of Positano and the cypress-crowned hills of Tuscany.
VILLA TUFFARIELLO, AMALFI COAST – SIX BEDROOMS, SLEEPS 12
The velvety notes of a soprano's voice will share an enchanting tale in the gentle Mediterranean breeze on Villa Tuffariello’s glorious sun terrace with views over Positano.
Villa Tuffariello has three special terraces to accommodate al fresco dining, a swimming terrace with bar and a lounging area with hammock and large sofas. The villa is fully staffed, with chef, daily housekeeping, porter service and daily breakfast service.
Villa Tuffariello can be rented for $24,811 per week for up to 12 guests according to season and occupancy.
VILLA ASTOR, AMALFI COAST – SIX BEDROOMS, SLEEPS 12
Set above the Amalfi Coast, Villa Astor is unmatched in drama and positioned in the perfect place for a private rendition of timeless masterpieces by Wagner, Verdi and Puccini in front of sweeping views of Naples, Mount Vesuvius and Pozzuoli.
Following a grand renovation, the villa showcases six suites with soaring ceilings and stunning views. The marble-finished pool and seaside grotto provide refreshing relaxation time. Four additional en-suite bedrooms are available in the independent La Torre structure set within the grounds. The botanical gardens, ocean terrace and garden terrace are complete with a barbeque and traditional pizza oven.
Villa Astor prices are available on request.
VILLA LA CASSINELLA, LAKE COMO – NINE BEDROOMS, SLEEPS 17
Sitting on Lake Como, La Cassinella is accessed only by a private motor launch. The gardens provide the perfect stage for a private operatic performance on the shore of Lake Como as twilight descends.
Seven air-conditioned bedrooms are located within the main villa, with two more in a separate and independent Terrace House. Despite its history, the villa has modern amenities, with WiFi, a floodlit tennis court, heated infinity pool, a movie theatre and private gym with Technogym equipment. On-property staff includes a chef, butler, housekeepers and concierge. A private boat takes guests to explore lakeside villages and restaurants.
Villa La Cassinella can be rented for $150,112 per week for up to 17 guests using the Main Villa and Terrace House together. Lower rates are available for a reduced number of guests taking the Main Villa only).
TRAMONTI, CHIANTI - FIVE TO SEVEN BEDROOMS, SLEEPS 10-14
Tramonti perfectly combines traditional and contemporary with modern art and lighting with glorious views that extend to the mountains of the Val d’Orcia and Val d’Elsa; an impressive scene to bask in the bliss of a personalized performance.
Tramonti is divided between five bedrooms in the main house and two further bedrooms in the guest house. Beautifully furnished throughout, the property has a superb centralised music system, complimentary WiFi and a large Sky enabled TV. There are two swimming pools – one with an adjacent sun terrace and small dining area. The south-west facing terrace is perfect for summer evenings, with sofas seating up to 14 guests and the sound system providing a musical backdrop.
Tramonti can be rented for $21,833 per week according to season and occupancy.
MASSERIA PUGLIESE, PUGLIA – NINE BEDROOMS, SLEEPS 18
The rooftop of this authentic Masseria is the most wonderful vantage point for enjoying views of over 123 acres of olive orchard and lavender fields. The villa’s private amphitheatre is the perfect spot to enjoy a magical crescendo as the golden sun sets over the horizon.
The grounds are particularly lovely with special sights at every turn. Pathways through woodland, wild flower meadows, a pear orchard, citrus groves, kitchen garden and a chapel garden with strawberry trees boast the villa’s horticultural essence. With a cook included in the rental, dining is a highlight.
Masseria Pugliese can be rented for $22,977 per week for up to 18 guests.