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Villa Darsena Madre, Meina, Italy

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 0 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Persons, 2 Beds, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom

Stunning lakefront living!

Perfect for couples looking for a magical stay on Lake Maggiore this beautiful fully furnished apartment is ideal for those looking for the comforts of high quality hotel accommodation with the added freedom of self-catering living.

The apartment is situated in a renovated boat house and is reached from a stairway by the resident swimming pool, is situated under the shared lawn terrace, with an enviable lakefront location and the real feeling of experiencing the lake!

Inside a spacious open plan lake view living area greets guests and a modern sleek kitchenette, glass topped dining area boasting spectacular lake views and a comfortable sofa with SAT TV for guests entertainment feature. The room is extremely light and spacious with its wide windows which run along the entire lake front wall. In the evening open the windows and feel the magical Lake Maggiore breeze from the comfort of the sofa. A sunny decked terrace to the side can be enjoyed by guests and is ideal for morning coffees and evening aperitifs.

A beautiful master bedroom with king size bed and a contemporary fitted bathroom with power shower also features in the apartment and additional guests can be accommodated on the double sofa bed to the living room.

From the property steps lead down to a shared shingle beach ideal for sunbathing on and for boat owners, with a boat slip way.

The beautiful residence is peaceful and well-kept being just made of 9 holiday apartments. and so making it perfect for large groups wanting to book an entire residence for optimum privacy.

In the sunny grounds guests can also enjoy a splendid lakefront terrace, a shared outdoor swimming pool and the use of allocated parking to the gravel driveway behind the electric gated entrance.

From the Villa Darsena residence guests can easily reach the good local restaurants of Meina and enjoy the beautiful village surroundings which include some fine 19th century villas and gardens and a picturesque ancient town centre. The commercial and tourist centre of Arona can be reached by car in just 6 minutes and the popular town of Stresa with its many amenities, shops and clothes markets is just 15 minutes away. The umbrella museum, transport museum and the famous Villa Pallavicino are popular destinations and a frequent bus service operates to the town from Meina.

The tranquil Borromean Islands are also worth exploring with the most famous, Isola Bella just a 10 minute boat ride from Stresa, making it ideal for daytrips with the family. For incredible panoramic views guests should try the Mottarone funicular railway which takes just 20 minutes and which provides the perfect photo opportunities for your holiday! Thrill seekers will also enjoy ‘Alpyland’ on the summit of Mottarone.

Milan Malpensa airport is just 32km away making it easily accessible to guests and the residence is ideally situated in front of the main lake road for added convenience and accessibility.

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Owner
Happy Holiday Homes
Speaks English, French, German, Italian, Dutch
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
26 October, 2017

Location

Car: recommended

The tranquil Borromean Islands are also worth exploring with the most famous, Isola Bella just a 10 minute boat ride from Stresa, making it ideal for daytrips with the family. For incredible panoramic views guests should try the Mottarone funicular railway which takes just 20 minutes and which provides the perfect photo opportunities for your holiday! Thrill seekers will also enjoy ‘Alpyland’ on the summit of Mottarone.

Milan Malpensa airport is just 32km away making it easily accessible to guests and the residence is ideally situated in front of the main lake road for added convenience and accessibility.

Additional Sports & Adventure Activities include:

Bike Rentals, Boat Rentals/Charters, Canoeing/Kayaking, Float Plane/Helicopter, Funicular Railway, Markets, National Parks, Public Transportation, Public Villas & Gardens, Rowing Boats and Wine Tours.

Golf ~

Golf Club des Illes Borromees, 28833 Brovello-Carpugnino, (8K)

The course is situated 500 meters above sea level, with a southerly exposure, fresh in summer and sunny in winter.

Situated in an delightful landscape, the Course has some exceptional views of the Swiss Alps and of the Ticino Plain.

From the 18th tee, the skyline of Milan cab be seen and also the four lakes: Lake Maggiore, Lake Varese, Lake Monate and Lake Comabbio.

Other clubs in the area include:

Golf Club Alpino di Stresa, 28839 Verbano-Cusio-Ossola, (9K)

Arona Golf Club, Via In Pré, 28040 Borgo Ticino Novara, (10K)

Golf & Sporting Club, 28924 Verbania Verbano, (18K)

Skiing:

Zermatt Ski - Matterhorn

Skiing in Zermatt smashes every record: highest ski resort in Europe, snow certainty, two countries, 365 days a year.

Skiing on 360 km of pistes in Switzerland and next door to our Italian neighbours. The ski lifts go to the highest heights. Up to the Klein Matterhorn at 3,883 m, where you can look the four thousand-meter alps and the Matterhorn right in the eye. Pistes carefully groomed for every skill level. And don���t forget the box stops, because famous and cosy mountain restaurants all located right next to the pistes.

Those who arrive by automobile can change to the Zermatt shuttle train in Täsch. With this, they are conveniently in auto-free Zermatt in 12 minutes. The shuttle trains depart every 20 minutes. Alternative to the trip from Täsch to Zermatt: taxi from Täsch.

(For more information visit the Zermatt Ski website)

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment at Meina at Province of Novara

Property Type:
  • apartment
Floor Area:
  • 0 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Living Room - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool

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Notes

  • Service Charge:
    Our one & two weekly service charges are inclusive of final cleaning, bed linen, towels, heating, utilities & air-conditioning (if installed in the holiday property). Tea towels & beach towels are not supplied. If your booking is for more than one week, clean linen & towels will be provided on a weekly basis.

    Short Breaks:
    3 night break - 40% off weekly tariff / 4 night break - 30% off weekly tariff / 5 night break - 20% off weekly tariff / 6 night break - 10% off weekly tariff.
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