Seaside village overlooking the Tuscany part of Tyrrhenian Sea, Forte dei Marmi takes its name from the fort that lies at the heart of the city, built by Grand Duke Pietro Leopoldo in defense of the harbour whose main purpose was to serve as a base for the marble commerce that at that time occurred mainly overseas.
In the present days Forte dei Marmi is a modern and classy resort, that lies on an awesome beach of golden sand, famous for its crystalline and shallow waters, surrounded by luxury boutiques, famous restaurants, SPAs, elegant locations, golf courses and yacht clubs.
The real estate market is quite animated in Forte dei Marmi, with a large number of luxury villas on sale and a vibrant crowd of wealthy individuals always looking for them. Nowadays a lot of actors, sportsmen but also famous managers own a villa in Forte dei Marmi, a choice common to an increasing number of foreigners, especially Russian.
The luxury villas on sale in Forte dei Marmi are usually high end luxury residences. They often include huge private gardens and terraces, private swimming pools, and very wide internal spaces, with a surface frequently exceeding 1000 squared meters and an average price tag of 6-7mln of Euros.
The high season begins in May and ends in October, even if Forte dei Marmi offers a mild and pleasant weather during wintertime as well., with an average annual temperature of about 15°. In January and Februry, the coldest months, is not uncommon to see lots of people on the beach in sunny days, just relaxing, or spending time with their relatives and pets.
Lionard is the leading real estate operator for Italian luxury villas, with a portfolio of more than 700 luxury properties and a market value of 3bln of €, including about 40 luxury villas on sale in Forte dei Marmi. Please have a look to their gallery of exclusive photos, and be prepared to be shocked by those high end luxury residences.