For most of us, lockdown means staying safe at home, binge-watching TV and trying to keep the kids entertained. But have you imagined what it must be like to experience lockdown in one of the world’s most luxurious properties?
We take a look behind closed doors and get a taste of lockdown in luxury.
1. The Great House, Barbados
With 12 guest suites, this villa in Barbados is a tropical haven. The highlight of the property is a private open-air bathroom, allowing you to relax under the stars. Oozing with Barbadian charm, you’d struggle to get bored of being stuck here.
2. Farleigh Wallop, England
Closest to home, the beautiful Farleigh Wallop is nestled in the idyllic Hampshire countryside. The stunning chateaux and grounds offer historic luxury, offering guests the chance to live like British Aristocracy.
3. Casa Vega, Dominican Republic
A private slice of paradise. The 12-bed villa boasts a private beach and its own tropical garden, plus a stunning wrap-around infinity pool. A perfect place to be stuck at home.
4. Koroni Villa, Greece
A peaceful villa with a brilliant sea view. Relax and take your mind off things in your own sauna, spa and hot tub, and keep the kids entertained in the state-of-the-art media room. Ideal!
5. Villa Sivo, Croatia
The regal and palatial Villa Sivo boasts its own hotel-like features such as a sauna and gym, perfect for your daily exercise and relaxation. Why not try a spot of yoga in the beautiful Mediterranean garden?
6. The Exclusive Village, South of France
If your own luxury property isn’t enough, why not try your very own village? Sprawling across the Gascony countryside, the historic 13th Century village takes you back in time and offers plenty to explore with 14 delightful houses and private gardens.
7. Villa Mykonos, Greece
This gorgeous, traditional Greek villa has the seaside right on its doorstep as well as a beautiful private infinity pool. Lounge by the poolside or dine on the terrace with a perfect unobstructed sea view.
8. Gran Villa Cipres, Menorca
A sophisticated venue in the Menorcan countryside. The 250-acre estate offers a peaceful country view, or the perfect backdrop for an afternoon lockdown walk.
9. Villa Carli, Italy
Situated in Tuscany, this romantic retreat is nestled in a charming estate with a rustic feel that doesn’t skimp on luxury. A beautiful villa surrounded by gardens and countryside, any lockdown experience here would be an enchanting one.
10. Daios the Mansion, Greece
Modern yet majestic, this mansion has a stunning mountain backdrop and a perfect sea view. With a plush living area, king-sized beds and private spa, relaxing has never been so easy.