Italy has some of the most admired artefacts in history and arts, and more UNESCO world heritage sites than any other country in the world, yet there are so many less known magical places that are a must see at least once in a lifetime. These places, whether it be a palladian villa on the Prosecco way, a well-being retreat under the Tuscan sun or a refined resort overlooking the gulf of Arzachena, are just what we're looking for.
We like to think we can help travelers discover new off the beaten path destinations and bespoke experiences to unveil the most authentic Italian traditions.
At AUTENTICO we only endorse the finest family-owned boutique hotels with unique attributes in terms of location, identity and excellence in customer service.
All the hotels share the same passion for excellence and have one common goal: ensure their guests feel at home, away from home, and help make their stay memorable.
Embedded in the hills of Alassio, just off the Italian riviera, between Montecarlo and Portofino. The property is surrounded by flowered gardens and lush vegetation, and boasts a great 18-hole golf course.
Step into our fantasy and uncover the secret treasures of Chateau Monfort. An exceptional journeyis waiting for you!
OneEight Milano is situated in the heart of Milan, just 5 minutes walking from the spectacular Duomo Square and the shopping district. It's a modern, contemporary and elegant house of 350 sqm with four floors with private elevator, stairs and two small gardens.
TRENTINO ALTO ADIGE
An ancient hunting manor dated back to XVII century converted into a small hotel by the Ortner family and member of Relais & Chateaux. Castel Fragsburg is surrounded by a large garden and rich vegetation.
Hotel Ville sull'Arno is a boutique resort placed along the river Arno, 20 minutes' walk from Florence city center.
A 17th-century Tuscan family home, just outside Cortona. The property sits on 30 acres of Tuscan countryside filled with olive groves and vineyards.
PUNTA ALA (GR)
Surrounded by flowers and vegetation typical of the Maremma area, the hotel is the perfect location for a relaxing and cultural holiday in Tuscany. An ideal gateway to the famous Islands of the Tuscan Archipelago.
Villanocetta Roma is a luxury urban retreat in the green heart of Rome, just 7 minutes by car from the Vatican and in front the capital's biggest park, Villa Doria Pamphili. Thanks this central position guests are able to enjoy an exclusive stay throughout the year.
SPIAGGIA PISCINAS (VS)
Located in Sardinia's south-west coast, along the Costa Verde, the property once a mining warehouse is nestled between the dunes of Piscinas, Europe's tallest and a UNESCO world heritage site.
4 star historic residence situated in the most Venetian of the Venetian districts: the residential area of Santa Croce.