The village of Tremezzo is hidden from view until the moment you come over the hill and see the small group of villas and houses nestled along the shoreline of Lake Como in the shade of the thick woodlands that carpet the area. Tremezzo is an almost impossibly picturesque village which gives visitors the best of both the mountains and waterside lifestyles of Lombardy. Tremezzo has been a holiday resort of royalty for many centuries, which helps to explain the stunning park and elaborate villas that make up much of the village.
Taking a holiday rental villa in Tremezzo is a fantastically romantic option, with scenery that cannot help but to inspire. This part of the north shore is known as the Riviera of the Azaleas due to the luxurious villas, stunning panoramas and glorious little beaches common in the area. There are a range of remarkable sites to explore within Tremezzo too, with the famous villas of Villa Carlotta and Villa La Quiete being among the most impressive places to visit from a Tremezzo property.
The Menaggio and Cadenabbia golf club is well within reach of a holiday rental villa in Tremezzo, just 5km away and offering visitors 18 holes of the best golf in Lombardy. The golf course is absolutely fantastic, with wide, twisting fairways, fast greens and unforgiving hazards. Those hoping to play a slightly less demanding round can head for Corcolo Golf D’Este, the Lanzo Golf Club and the Golf Club Monticello.
It wouldn’t be a holiday to Lake Como if you were not to venture out onto the still waters of Lake Como itself. There are many ways to explore the lake, whether you decide to do it under your own steam with the renting of canoes, a sailing boat or even a windsurfer. There are also many boat trips available running from Tremezzo, many of which take you to and from Bellagio, which is a fantastic place from which to join boat tours of Lake Como.
A holiday rental property in Tremezzo is also a great base for walking and cycling holidays in Lake Como. There are limitless possibilities for walking and riding in the mountains, forests and hills of the Tremezzo region.
Across the water from a holiday rental villa in Tremezzo is the town of Bellagio, which lies in the middle of the two arms of Lake Como. Known as the ‘pearl of Lake Como’, Bellagio is a maze of small streets, idyllic squares and viewpoints that simply cannot be beaten.
The summer months are blissfully warm in Tremezzo. Average monthly temperatures in June, July and August reach a staggering 30˚C, with daily peaks soaring into the high-30’s on a regular basis, making swimming in the lake a blissfully refreshing option. Sitting out on the balcony of your Tremezzo villa, watching the sun setting and drinking a chilled glass of wine is an experience you simply cannot forget.
Milan Airport (MXP) is the closest to a holiday rental property in Tremezzo. There are regular flights from the UK to Milan, arriving from airports throughout the British Isles. Milan airport is home to a great number of car hire companies, and although a hire car is not essential while staying in Tremezzo, it is a useful commodity.