Boasting a timeless lakefront setting close to Como, this 4 bed villa (ID 1029) offers the perfect year-round escape. Child-friendly and pet-friendly throughout, groups and families of 8 can easily relish in a home-away-from-home.
The renovated 18th century villa oozes a wealth of home comfort throughout, having been the beautiful lake retreat to the same Milanese family for centuries.
Inside the 330m2 villa, guests can relax and entertain across 3 spacious floors. Effortlessly styled with family antiques and contemporary home comforts such as WIFI access, the villa is fully-equipped for holiday comfort.
The villa’s principle reception rooms and bedrooms all boast lake views, for a breathtaking backdrop in all seasons.
Pride of place in the heart of this family-friendly home is a stunning open plan kitchen diner. Accompanied by a spacious dining area for up to 6, the stainless steel kitchen is fully-equipped with a gas hob, microwave, toaster and a marble work top with splash back.
French doors lead directly out to a panoramic lake view terrace. Framed by pretty potted lemon trees, the alfresco dining terrace is ideal for entertaining.
A peaceful secluded lawn follows on from the sunny terrace, for the perfect shady spot in which children and family pets can play.
Next to the lawn, the separate living room offers a unique setting in which to relax, with sliding floor-to-ceiling doors offering a chic garden room feel. The high beamed ceiling adds an uplifting ambience, whilst leather sofas and a flat-screen SAT TV with DVD player offer year-round entertainment.
The villa’s versatile accommodation perfectly suits families and groups of 8. The principal master bedroom features to the entire first floor, for a fabulous suite in which couples can enjoy a tempting lie-in. Within the master suite, the lake view double bed with adjoining sitting room, fireplace and luxury en-suite shower offer all the luxury of a boutique hotel. The private balcony also allows couples to enjoy the captivating lake views with a glass of wine.
The second floor offers two equally beautiful lake view double bedrooms. The floor also conveniently features a modern family fitted bathroom with a bath tub, power shower and marble topped his and hers wash basins.
A sloping beamed ceiling and rose window add a romantic charm to the villa’s third floor. Here a second sitting room-come-bedroom offers a flexible room in which to relax or accommodate extra guests, with a double sofa bed and a separate single bed provided.
An additional cloakroom WC and laundry facilities are conveniently provided in the villa.
The beautiful garden features a flight of stone steps, which lead to a shared boat jetty, alongside an outdoor shower. Here guests can safely moor up their boat and enjoy a spot of lake swimming.
Guests staying in this villa can also easily hire a power boat from HHH Entertainment, so please enquire upon booking!
Please note that since the villa is located directly on the lakeside, there are 201 stone steps leading down from the road level, to the entrance of the villa. Guests can easily leave rental car(s) parked up along the main road. From here the walk down to the villa's entrance is via 150m long footpath. Between the various villas situated along the lakeshore there is also a flat footpath, which leads to a public boat stop, from where a ferry service runs towards Como.
From the street level parking, guests are just a short walk away from a small local supermarket. The shop sells a great range of food and must-have essentials, and offers a useful home delivery service if needed.
Alongside public parking, boat hire and private boat mooring, guests also have use of a private garage during their stay, which is situated just across the lake, in pretty Laglio. The boat mooring is shared between the villa and its neighbour, Villa Tilly. Guests can easily travel to and from Laglio by private/rental boat –for a real sense of lake escapism!
Hiring a boat here will really complement and enhance your stay, with a wealth of world class restaurants and villa attractions all within convenient reach by water. As well as boat rental, HHH Entertainment also offer a wealth of concierge services to enjoy including daily maid service, private chef hire, tours and even a personal shopper; so please enquire upon booking and make the most of your Lake Como stay!