Villa Solenne is among the gorgeous properties of distinction on on Rexford Drive, one of Beverly Hills’ most celebrated streets. This grandiose home may feel like a world that is truly unto its own — yet it is just a few hundred feet from the Beverly Hills Hotel and acclaimed restaurants and shopping on world-famous Rodeo Drive.
A portrait of refined living and entertaining begins to emerge as you enter the foyer. In each room, bespoke detailing is on display: rich marble floors and Versailles parquet floors in distressed oak, intricate stonework, antique French crystal chandeliers, beautiful leaded-glass windows and skylights. Hand-set wrought iron curves up a dramatic staircase. The Grand Salon showcases exquisite details and furnishing. More than 11 antique marble fireplaces from France, Italy and England grace the home. The his-and-her powder rooms even reveal a stunning level of artistry, with delicate hand-painted Chinoiserie murals on the walls. The large media room was designed with relaxed living in mind, with a drop-down screen and projection system, lounge with sunken bar and two-story wine cellar. The dining room and billiards room offer entertaining opportunities for all kinds of occasions. The kitchen and adjoining breakfast room take advantage of their position overlooking the pool and waterfall. Upstairs, the palatial master wing beckons, with over 5,000 square feet of privacy. This home has a total of 8 equally beautiful bedrooms and can accommodate up to 16 guests comfortably.
The formal gardens will leave you dreaming of blissful afternoons and starry nights spent outdoors . The modern-day fantasyland continues with the spa, resort-style pool featuring a playful waterslide and cascading waterfalls, and adjoining outdoor kitchen space. A rideable miniature railroad, inspired by Walt Disney’s legendary backyard on Carolwood Drive in Holmby Hills, winds under bridges and throughout the property for a whimsical touch. Two detached guest houses offer the ultimate in hospitality for the property’s most esteemed visitors.
From neighborhood boutique hotels to luxury hotels that are five-star, five diamond retreats, it’s easy to fall in love with Beverly Hills. Luxuriate in lavish spa treatments, indulge in world-renowned shopping along famed Rodeo Drive or catch a glimpse of a celebrity at any number of star-studded events. With so many things to do in Beverly Hills, your visit is sure to be absolutely unforgettable.