The Villa

Built a hundred years ago, Villa Negri is the beautiful Art Nouveau home of Stuart, Joanna and their three children. Set amongst landscaped gardens with stunning pool overlooking the lake. Villa Negri has been impeccably restored by Joanna, a TV art director, combining elegant period furniture with modern facilities:

  • Maid Service 5 days weekly
  • All linen and towels provided
  • Wi-fi, iPod stations, flat screen televisions with satellite, safe and so much more!

Living Space


Marble entrance hall leading to both lounge and dining room/kitchen


Italianate lounge with decorated ceiling, chandeliers, open fireplace, Satellite TV, DVD, iPod station, stereo and wi-fi

Dining Room

Elegantly furnished, seating for 12. I-pod/MP3 speaker system, adjoining kitchen


Bespoke hand painted kitchen with granite work surfaces, double oven, dishwasher, microwave, fridge/ freezer, wide range of high quality kitchen appliances, designer tableware and glassware for all occasions.

Laundry House

Outside the kitchen complete with washing machine, tumble dryer and line behind villa

Downstairs Toilet

At end of hallway

1st Floor

All Bedrooms have air con and most have flat screen televisions with satellite, Safe in Master bedroom, cot available if required.

Master Bedroom with En Suite (Wordsworth Master Bedroom)

Large elegant master king-size bedroom, furnished with antique bedroom suite. Two French windows opening onto long balcony overlooking the lake and trees.

En Suite

Freestanding Victorian style bath, large walk-in shower, double basins and toilet.

Double Bedroom Suite (Bellini Suite)

The suite comprises of a pretty double bedroom with hand painted furniture, French windows opening onto long balcony overlooking the lake and trees.

Adjoining Single Bedroom / Sitting Room

Hand painted furniture with single bed, pull out bed underneath, leading to charming en suite bathroom with corner bath.

2nd Floor

Large Twin Bedroom (Ada Negri Bedroom)

King-sized bedroom overlooking the lake, fireplace, traditional wood and marble furniture, complete with stylish soft furnishings

The bedroom Ada Negri and her friends from the Italian Bloomsbury Set of 1920’s spent the summer looking at the lake and writing poetry.


En Suite Shower Room

Stylish smart en suite shower room with combined access to the Byron twin bedroom

Twin Bedroom (Bryon bedroom)

Pretty twin bedroom overlooking the garden, Shares shower room Ada Negri bedroom

Twin Bedroom (Shelley Bedroom)

Dual aspect twin bedroom with lake views, furnished with Italian wood and marble furniture, complete with modern bedding and accessories.

Shower Room

Shower room with ceramic and glass fittings

Double Bedroom (Longfellow Bedroom)

Pretty, small double bedroom, views of garden & mountains, furnished with wood & silk.