La Datcha – Forte dei Marmi
La Datcha Forte dei Marmi – Tuscany
The Tuscan palazzo of La Datcha Forte dei Marmi lies in the heart of a resort town, just a minute’s walk away from the sandy beaches of the Tyrrhenian Sea, some 30 metres away, and represents an ideal location for shopping, beach holidays and professional cycling.
Tuscany is perfect for cycling, while Forte dei Marmi is ideal for those who want to have the best of both worlds.
The palazzo was built in the Classical style back in 1930. Oleg Tinkov invited the best architects and designers to renovate the palazzo, highlighting its architectural beauty, while preserving its historical look.
Set over four floors, the palazzo can sleep up to 20 people and can be booked only for exclusive use. On the ground floor, there are two living rooms, a dining room and a cocktail area, a bar, two working spaces, a cinema, and a spa centre with a swimming pool, a sauna, a Turkish bath and a sunbathing terrace.
The three upper floors contain ten bedrooms, each featuring a dressing room and a bathroom for the guests comfort. In addition to the bedrooms, the ground floor Italian-style garden and lounge area makes the perfect location for an evening with your family or friends over a glass of wine from Oleg Tinkov’s private collection.
The palazzo of La Datcha Forte dei Marmi has a private fenced beach for the guests, which is especially valuable in Forte dei Marmi where public beaches are flooded with tourists during the summer.
Reserved only for the palazzo guests and their friends, the beach offers 12 sunshade patios for cosy chillout and relaxed sunbathing and a wide variety of water activities, along with the relevant sports equipment and a beach gym.
The beach also boasts a 24 sq meter swimming pool. During the day, when the sun is too hot, the guests are invited to lounge in a refreshing jacuzzi, take a walk in the beachfront garden or have a yoga class in a pool front gym. Here you will also find a bar offering cold drinks and snacks, and a restaurant with a stunning sea view.
Needless to say, the beach provides all the necessary amenities, including showers and bathrooms.
Sport and entertainment
Forte dei Marmi is the favourite resort of Italian celebrities, businessmen and aristocrats, offering a multitude of outdoor activities and shopping opportunities.
Oleg Tinkov’s personal affection for Forte dei Marmi and its surroundings stems from his love for cycling. In his younger years, Oleg was a professional cyclist. Later on, at a mature age, Mr Tinkov owned the eponymous WorldTour cycling team.
The surrounding mountainous area is perfect for professional cycling. Giro d’Italia, the main bicycle race of Italy, often takes place here.
If you want to have a serious cycling session, we will help you pick the right bicycle and plan the route subject to your mileage and height difference preferences. We can also arrange a personal training session with Mikhail Ignatiev, an Olympic cycling champion and a Forte dei Marmi resident.
Should you desire to have dinner at the palazzo or on the beach, just let us know.
As part of the La Datcha experience, we offer you an opportunity to charter a fully crewed Pershing 9X.
The fee includes a complimentary fruit platter and a Magnum bottle of Moët champagne and does not include VAT, additional food&drinks, fuel and port charges.
The Finest Dining and Wine
The Mediterranean cuisine in the palazzo of La Datcha Forte dei Marmi draws on the fresh sea products, fish, fowl, vegetables and fruits. For the La Datcha guests to fully enjoy the look and taste of all the dishes, the chef is there to oversee all stages of cooking, from the purchase of ingredients to the the final serving.
La Datcha owner Oleg Tinkov and his sommeliers created a special wine list for the palazzo’s guests. Previously, these wines were selected by Mr Tinkov for his personal collection. Now he invites guests at La Datcha Forte dei Marmi to taste their exquisite flavours.
Leisure at La Datcha
The palazzo of La Datcha Forte dei Marmi seeks to provide the ultimate vacation experience for the guests by creating a relaxed and convivial atmosphere.
Forte dei Marmi is a haven for cyclists. Cars are not allowed in the historical downtown, so most locals and tourists move around on bicycles.
To the rear of the palazzo is a dedicated area for sunbathing and swimming. After exercise, guests can use the spa. steam room or the Turkish bath to ease the muscle tension. Then head to the bar in the cocktail area for vitamin shakes, fresh juices, tea, coffee, wine and appetisers.
The cocktail area and the bar are next to the swimming pool, so that guests can soak up the sun with a glass of their favourite drink.
Please note: All dinners and alcoholic beverages are paid extra.