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Exclusive partnership offers seamless travel to breathtaking destinations

When the world’s leading aircraft charter specialist aligns with some of the world’s most luxuriously designed properties in the most sought after locations it has to be a match made in heaven.

Chapman Freeborn and ONE Authentic Properties have done just that. Not only can you stay somewhere truly exceptional you can experience luxury from start to finish with a fully-inclusive travel service.

ONE Authentic Properties is a privately owned exclusive collection of super-prime villas in the South of France and chalets in Courchevel 1850. Originally selected for their superb locations and breathtaking views, all the properties have been completely renovated and remodelled.

The collection blends the best in modern comfort with the original charm of each property and the area that surrounds it, creating truly magical places to escape especially for those who value their privacy. Suitable for entertaining on a grand scale, relaxing or simply enjoying private family time, these properties are available for rental on request.

Thierry Gilgenkrantz from ONE Authentic Properties said:

“Our teams of professional and discreet staff at each property have decades of experience working with high profile individuals and their families and they are on hand at all times to ensure our clients have a supremely comfortable and luxurious stay.

“In Chapman Freeborn we have found a partner that shares our values and delivers a top class service fully customised to individual needs.”

Also commenting on what this alliance has to offer, Julie Black VIP and Executive Charters Manager at Chapman Freeborn said:

“Having visited some of ONE’s properties recently, I was totally enchanted by each villa and their surroundings. They are all in incredible locations and each has its own unique style and feel, yet they still feel highly personal.  I immediately realised that these offer perfect retreats for our VIP clients – they are not overlooked, they offer a la carte services and nothing is too much to ask.  It’s a perfect alliance.

“Our ability to arrange specified flight times to and from the most convenient airports means that our clients are in control of every element of the journey. We offer all types of aircraft – including private jets, helicopters and VIP configured airliners – anywhere in the world.”

Established in the UK in 1973, Chapman Freeborn is the world’s leading aircraft charter broker, with 40 years of experience providing air charter solutions. The company has 35 offices in 25 countries and offers unrivalled global coverage.

Together, Chapman Freeborn and One Authentic Properties offer a unique and memorable experience, from seamless travel arrangements to and from your chosen destination, to an incomparable level of service at your selected property.

For a full description of each property visit, or for more information, please get in touch +44 (1293) 572872 or email

Editors’ Notes

Photographs provided are ©Marc Berenguer 

About Chapman Freeborn:

• Chapman Freeborn was established in the UK in 1973 and the group now comprises of 35 offices in 25 countries around the world.

• The company specialises in the charter and lease of fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft for a wide ranging client base including individuals, international, organisations, multinational corporations, governments, and a host of industries around the globe.

• Chapman Freeborn offers specialist passenger services including private jet and helicopter charters for personal/executive travel and large aircraft for crew rotations and international group travel.

• Chapman Freeborn has over 450 employees worldwide and is currently ranked 32nd in the Sunday Times HSBC Top Track 250 list of Britain’s biggest mid-market private companies.

About ONE Authentic Properties:

• ONE Authentic Properties is a privately owned exclusive collection of super-prime villas in the South of France and chalets in Courchevel 1850.

• ONE Authentic Properties sumptuous and elegant design ensures that it is not just the scenery outside which is breathtaking. Every room in every villa has been thoughtfully designed to work with the natural light and splendour of the surroundings.

• ONE Authentic Properties pride themselves in investing only in the world’s most desirable destinations, combining their love of exceptional buildings with impeccable service.

• A la carte services include: Private chef, butler, concierge, chauffer, security gym, spa treatments, and private jet/helicopter transfer.