Gardone Riviera has long been an exclusive and elegant retreat for discerning visitors attracting poets and artists and even fascist leader Benito Mussolini who was holed up here for two years. The surrounding landscape is dotted with some of the region’s most exclusive hotels as well as art nouveau buildings and magnificent private villas. Within this backdrop of classic grandeur sits the private luxury resort, Villa Eden Gardone. The 11 villas and apartments, boutique hotel, clubhouse and spa that make up Villa Eden Gardone are set within 78,000 square metres of park designed by renowned landscape architect, Enzo Enea.
The most luxurious of all properties is Sphere Ovest designed by Marc Mark with floor to ceiling windows which ensure incredible lake views from every aspect. This six-bedroom villa has an intimate feel due to its enclosed design which wraps around the properties focal point, the inviting outdoor pool. In addition to the stunning villa guests can enjoy the spa, library and cigar room at the Clubhouse which was designed by Mattheo Thun, as well as delicious food cooked by Christoph Stiglitz who has previously worked at Nobu Park Lane.