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LARGE FLAT IN VILLA IN SUPERB LOCATION WITH GARDEN & POOL

Michael Baechlin-Cunningham

Speaks English, French, German, Indonesian, Italian, Gailic
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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LARGE FLAT IN VILLA IN SUPERB LOCATION WITH GARDEN & POOL

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday apartment in Brissago - Al Riale, 16th century villa

Private Villa, Garden with Grotto, Pool, panoramic Views, 3 Bedrooms, sleeps 5

A holiday flat in an authentic Ticino villa with panoramic views, built in the 16th century has a big private garden with Pergola and a Grotto The flat (ground floor and first floor) has a living area of about 100 sq. meters. On the ground floor there is a spacious living room with a fire place with hot air circulation and a large sun-terrace; a kitchen with dining table as well as a bath room. On the first floor there are three bedrooms, two with two single beds each and one with a single bed and if needed a extra bed, as well as a toilet. From each room you will have a marvellous lake view. The flat with central heating is partially renovated and equipped with mostly antique furniture. An outdoor covered swimming pool (2,5 x 7 metres) with a hot shower is located in the garden.

Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Michael Baechlin-Cunningham (Owner)
Advertiser since 2003
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About Michael Baechlin-Cunningham

My parents bought the house in 1952. We were the first 'strangers' in the village. We live in Basel, Switzerland at the moment.

Michael Baechlin-Cunningham purchased this apartment in 1952

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Michael Bächlin-Cunningham
Petersgasse 23
4051 Basel-Stadt
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 4 holidaymaker reviews

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Large Flat in Villa in superb Location with Garden & Pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
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Large Flat in Villa in superb Location with Garden & Pool
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+41 61 261 08 39
Brissago Lake Maggiore
Cambridge, UK
5

Fabulous Place

  • 5 out of 5
Dear Sabina
What a fabulous place this is! We still can't get over how wonderful the view is after looking at it for 2 weeks!
The swimming pool was a real luxury and much appreciated. Sorry we smoked you out with the barbecue - blame the sausages.
Do hope we are fitter after walking up from Brissago a few times. Now it is back to work.
Many thanks for a lovely holiday.
Maria & Richard
  • Review Submitted: 28-Jun-2010
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2009
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: You are very welcome
Sabina
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Large Flat in Villa in superb Location with Garden & Pool
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Brissago Lake Maggiore
Östereich
5

Ein herrlicher Urlaub

  • 5 out of 5
Wir haben dieses wunderschöne Fleckchen im Internet gefunden und das Haus - oder besser die Villa - auch "live" als ganz herrlich erlebt. Gerne hätten wir mehr über die Geschichte des Hauses erfahren!
Dank der besonderen Ruhe des Hauses konnten wir uns bestens erholen. Auch einige heftige Gewitter haben uns nicht gestört - dadurch hatten wir Zeit in der vorzüglichen Hausbibliothek zu stöbern.
Empfehlenswerte Ausflüge: Natürlich das Hermann Hesse Museum in Montagnola, aber auch die Fahrt nach Como hatte spezielle Reize. Unbedingt sollte mann einen Ausflug zum St. Gotthard Pass machen. Einzigartig ist sicher die romanische Kirche S. Nicolae in Gornico.
Wir werden vor allem die wunderbare Terasse vermissen - einfach nur sitzen und schauen !...
  • Review Submitted: 28-Jun-2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2009
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Ja, ich verstehe was Sie meinen: Die Lage des Hauses ist wirklich einzigartig. Auch wir sitzen sehr gerne auf unserer grossen Sonnenterasse und blicken über den See und in die gegenüber liegenden Hügel und Berge. An klaren Tagen kann man sogar bis nach Bellinzona und bis nach Luino in Italien sehen.
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Large Flat in Villa in superb Location with Garden & Pool
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p26688
+41 61 261 08 39
Brissago Lake Maggiore
Schorndorf, Deutschland
5

Schönstes Urlaubziel am Lago Maggiore

  • 5 out of 5
Liebe Familie Bächlin
Selten hat uns ein Urlaub so gut gefallen und so gut getan wie dieser !
Die Casa "Al Riale" hat nicht nur schöne Räume, einen tollen Aussichtsbalkon, einen gepflegten Garten und Swimmingpool, sondern darüber hinaus viel Charme.
Das Haus mit seiner langen Geschichte besitzt eine gute Ausstrahlung und ist durchatmet von einem guten Geist!
Wir grüssen alle, die schon da waren und alle, die noch kommen werden !
  • Review Submitted: 28-Jun-2010
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2009
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Liebe Gabi und Cornelius
Es freut uns sehr, dass es Ihnen so gut gefallen hat.
Michael und Sabina
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Brissago Lake Maggiore
London, England
5

Perfect Place on the Lago Maggiore

  • 5 out of 5
Dear Sabina and Michael
My wife and I spent many hours on the internet attempting to find the perfect place on the Lago Maggiore to bring our visiting friends from Australia with their kids. Casa "Al Riale" looked to be the exact place we were after and we are very pleased to write, that it didn't disappoint !
Our Australian Friends had a wonderful time visiting Ascona and Canobio with us and enjoying the nice ferry trips in between. This was made all the more exciting by the fact, that each day, we knew, we were returning to our beautiful 600 year old villa on the hill !
Every late afternoon was spent with a Prosecco in the little grotto in the garden. Surely this grotto must have the best view of any grotto anywhere and the addition of a crackling fireplace and a beautiful sunset made the experience a lasting memory for all time.
After dinner each night we sat around the indoor fireplace, enjoyed a few Italian red wines and talked and laughed till late in this homely environment.
We had a wonderful time and leave with lasting memories.
  • Review Submitted: 28-Jun-2010
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2009
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Maria and Richard
We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay in our house.
Michael
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
140 Kilometres
Milano
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Verbania in Italy
Nearest Train
18 Kilometres
Locarno
Nearest Motorway
25 Kilometres
Bellinzona- South
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Lido Brissago
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
in Brossago
Nearest Ski
60 Kilometres
Cardada above Locarno or San Bernardino
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Ascona
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Brissago
Car: recommended

The villa is located at the edge of a quiet village called Porta, approx. 170 meters above Brissago (15 minutes walk approx.). You will enjoy the superb panoramic view to the lake 'Maggiore' and into the mountains in the back. In Brissago there are a few shops, where you can buy bread groceries and fish. You'll also find two pharmacies, a post office and a tourist office as well as many restaurants. Ascona, Locarno or Italy is only 15 to 20 minutes by car. There are many enjoyable trips you can undertake by boat or by car to places of interest in the Ticino and in Italy. The house is also a starting point for nice walks through the woods or into the mountains nearby (up to 2200 metres).

Other Activities: Golf coures in Ascona an near Losone both 18 holes

Golf: There are two golf clubs in Ascona and Locarno with both 18 holes sites

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday apartment in Brissago, Lake Maggiore

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Zwischensaison
31 Aug 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€840
for 7 nights
€840
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €80 per night, per additional guest
 
Nebensaison
1 Nov 2014 - 28 Feb 2015
7 night minimum stay
€680
for 7 nights
€680
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €80 per night, per additional guest
 
Zwischensaison
1 Mar 2015 - 30 Jun 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€840
for 7 nights
€840
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €80 per night, per additional guest
 
Hauptsaison
1 Jul 2015 - 31 Aug 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€1,040
for 7 nights
€1,040
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €80 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
€800
for 7 nights
€800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add €80 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit €290
Reinigungsgebühr €120
Stay tax €2.7 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 11 years.
Notes Der Mietpreis versteht sich für 4 Personen. Für die 5. Person verlangen wir zusätzlich je € 80.-- (bzw. 100 CHF) pro Woche.
Über Feiertage oder für Langzeitmiete auf Anfrage
Zur Sicherheit verlangen wir eine Kaution von 400.- Franken (vor Ort zu bezahlen).
Bett-, Küchen- und Frottierwäsche sind vorhanden.
Endreinigung und Waschen der Bett- und Frottierwäsche CHF 180,-

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Brissago in Lake Maggiore

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
Location Type:
  • village
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet ...
  • Parking ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Firewood
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Grill
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Pantry Items
  • Hob ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Badezimmer 2 - Toilet
    Badezimmer 3 - Toilet , im Garten
  • There is an additional cloakroom in the Garden and a hot water shower beside the pool
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
  • every room has a view over the lake
Entertainment:
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Books
  • Toys
  • DVD Player ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Veranda ...
  • Golf ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Deck Chairs
  • Gated Community
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • 5 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • forests
  • autumn foliage
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • pier fishing
  • snorkelling
  • cycling
  • water skiing
  • roller blading
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • golf
  • sailing
  • ski
  • wind-surfing
  • tennis
Notes:
The house has probably been built in the 16th cenury and was renovated in 1801. The flat is partialy renovated today and has mostly antique furniture.
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