The lakeside palace with a gold-plated pool
Villa La Cassinella, Lake Como, Italy, £140,000 a week
the palatial Villa La Cassinella is so rarefied that it can be reached only by water or helicopter.
As well as a view of the lake from every window, the extensive gardens include a heated infinity pool decorated 22-carat gold tiles.
A huge retinue of staff includes a private yoga teacher, masseuse, beautician, tennis coach, personal shopper and professional dance tutor.
Meanwhile, your neighbours will include Donatella Versace and George and Amal Clooney. with