Villa Ortensia, located in an enchanting setting between mountains and lake, is entirely private and exclusively available to guests. The bright two-room apartment on the ground floor consists of: living room, kitchen, bedroom, bathroom and, in the east wing of the building, laundry room free use.In the neighborhood bar Vecchia Torre dating back to 1000, through the Rimembranza Park you get to the grocery store and with a panoramic walk of 10 'you reach minimarket and all other services.
The apartment furnished with taste and attention to detail, has a large living area with adjoining kitchen, cozy bedroom, bathroom with shower inserted in a small bathtub with sitting and spacious furnishings, the charming laundry room is equipped with detergents, clothes pegs and clotheshorse.Complete your comfort the veranda area located in the green and flowered garden of Villa Ortensia, exclusively reserved for accommodation.The entrance to the house can be reached both from the south wing composed of a succession of some steps, and from the east wing through a driveway.In the south wing there is also a municipal parking (not paid) for short stops. Me and/or my collaborator Andrea will always be present on site to welcome you on arrival and available to reach you in 15 minutes throughout your stay for any needs.Villa Ortensia also offers you fine salt, coarse salt, pepper, sugar and towels for the beach. Exclusive breakfast agreement for guests of Villa Ortensia with Bar Vecchia Torre: for only 2 euros and 50 cents per person: 1 coffee, 1 croissant and a choice of tea or cappuccino, breakfast vouchers are available in the apartment for each morning booked. As smoking is not allowed inside the apartment, there is a table ashtray on the veranda and a stainless steel waste basket / ashtray.
Two umbrellas are available in case of bad weather. A turret fan is also available.Griante is placidly lying on a wide plateau about fifty meters above the lake level, in the central area of Lario, opposite the promontory of Bellagio and with the Dolomites massifs of Grigne in the background: the village offers unique landscapes for beauty and charm .
The most famous village of Griante, Cadenabbia, is the natural continuation of Tremezzo and since the Belle Epoque is a tourist center of international renown. Reaching it in 10 minutes from Villa Ortensia we will find the Port for the Lake Navigation and the Bus services.
From Griante a walk of about an hour leads to the church of San Martino. The Sanctuary stands on a rocky spike halfway up the coast, in one of the most scenic spots in the area, overlooking the three branches of the lake. Villa Ortensia offers an evocative view from its garden.The Port of Cadenabbia and the bus stop will allow you to reach all the enchanting tourist destinations of Lake Como, the long lake, tourist office, restaurants, pastry shops and other services you will find them at 5 'minutes walk from Villa Ortensia going down a path that you will find in the photos. If you arrive on foot in 5 minutes walking the path in the photos go up to Villa Ortensia. The Greenway of Lake Como is a naturalistic and cultural path that winds for 10km and crosses the towns of Colonno, Sala Comacina, Ossuccio, Lenno, Mezzegra, Tremezzo and Griante, passing not only for the long lake but also for the historic villages and villas of prestigious Larian.The signs of the Greenway are well marked and allow you to walk either the entire walk (about 3 hours and a half) or to single sections.Given the extraordinary beauty of the landscapes and the ease of the route, every year there are thousands of people, including locals and holidaymakers on Sundays, who start the Greenway from the first warm days and the first days of spring. Many bars and eateries along the way, as well as gardens or lookouts where you can stop and eat a sandwich.