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Exclusive villa, incomparable position, direct access to the beach.

Bedrooms 4
Separate WCs1
Space 2,690 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

4 Bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, generously living, dining & kitchen area, terraces

The dazzling views of Lake Como, the jutting promontory of Bellagio, and the not-so-distant Alps are memorable. When this visual bounty is seen at sunset, as you will from Zaffiro, the effect is magical and transfixing. Located in a neighborhood of equally impressive lakeside villas, Zaffiro sits within a gated garden (2000 meter) of cypress, cedar, oak, wisteria and jasmine. The villa rests on the outskirts of the refreshingly non-touristy town of Lierna, on Como's eastern shore. Zaffiro offers a generously open living, dining and kitchen area that expands onto two full furnished terraces, one facing the lake and the other the garden, just beyond the garden lies the town's rocky beach (direct access from the Villa). Parking is free at the property.

Ground level: Main entrance. 4 Bedrooms and 3 bedrooms en suite, Laundry.

Upper Level: dining, living and kitchen area.

More Details

Cattaneo Stefania
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
13 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa at Lierna at Province of Lecco

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2690 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , joinable
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , joinable
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • 1° Bedroom with queen size bed, doors to the garden and en suite bathroom with shower. 2° Bedroom with two single, join able beds, doors to the garden and en suite bathroom with shower. 3° Bedroom with a queen size bed, doors to the garden and en suite bathroom with shower. 4° Bedroom with two single beds, door to the courtyard
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Rents are from Saturday to Saturday (more flexible during Low Season from November to April) Payment conditions: 50% at confirmation, balance at the delivery of the keys


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Exclusive villa, incomparable position, direct access to the beach.
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews

A perfect holiday retreat

  • 5 of 5

This was one of the nicest villas and locations I've stayed in. Set in a small village on the edge of Lake Como, this fantastic villa exceeded our expectations. It's the first time I can honestly say that the photos do not do the property justice.

Set on a huge section, with large back yard and plenty of room for outdoor games, parking etc. Open the front gate, walk across the path and you're on the edge of the lake - prime waterfront location!

The villa itself feels homely and welcoming. It's finished to a high quality and provides all the mod-cons one could want when on holiday. Large bedrooms with ensuites, open plan living with cosy couches, fireplace and large kitchen / dining room. Plenty of room for our 8 adults.

Only one critism is the cost of energy to run the property - we stayed for 7 days during the winter and the cost was an additional 230 euro on top. We were told electricty costs are very high in Italy, but came as a surprise.

Putting that aside, I would highly recommend the accomodation to groups and families alike. Close to all amenities, top quality accomodation and spectacular vistas across the lake and surrounding peaks.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jan-2012
  • Date of Stay: December 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are really happy that you had good time and you did like the property,but I just want to explain that your extra cost were not just of electricity that cost to you 29.20 euros, but the main cost was for the gas for heating 202,80 euros to mantain a huge house at 23°, in the coulder moment of the year. I hope to see you all again in the future. Ciao Stefy
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great location

  • 5 of 5

wonderful lakeside location - literally out of the garden gate and on the beach. good restaurants in lierna - one, owned by the people who own the villa staright accross the road - excellent.

owners very friendly and courteous

Lierna a 10 minute (flat) walk - small shops, bars and restaurant, Lierna is not

spoilt with tourism, still very italian. not much for young adults / teenagers in the evening (suited us !)

the villa was very clean and well equipped, although the garden furniture could do with some additions (only one sunlounger for example)

if we return to Lierna we'll look to stay here again - a terrific two weeks

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2011
  • Date of Stay: July 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Landshut, Germany

Review of Villa In Lierna

  • 5 of 5

Perfect holiday house situated at the lake. Fantastic to just walk out of the gate and have a stretch of pebble beach in front of you and a breathtaking view of the lake.

There is a small pizza restaurant within a stones throw which serves great pizza and ice creams and friendly service. The kids and adults alike adored the situation of the house. The garden is huge and very private with a massive sun terrace at the back. Evenings can be spent drinking wine on the terrace with the lake view. There is a barbecue but we didn't use it as we couldn't be bothered to clean it beforehand.

The house was very clean and well maintained. We took our own beach towels, however bath towels are provided as stated. The only negavtive thing was very thin bed sheets so a few times we were quite chilly at night.

We are just used to our feather duvets!!!!!! Or take warm pajamas!!!

You can easily walk into the village to buy bread and groceries and the supermarkets are reached within 5-10 minutes by car.

I would definitely recommend Varenna, Bellagio (which can be reached by boat from Varenna). Lecco is also nice and Bellano which has an outdoor public pool (Lido).

The restaurant opposite the house (owned by the meet and greet contact) is worth a visit for a special meal, however, it is not cheap! The pasta is out of this world!

I would definitely recommend the house as we had a fantastic week with glorious weather.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jun-2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
61 Kilometres
Milano Bergamo Orio al Serio
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Nearest Ferry
5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Nearest Motorway
50 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Nearest Ski
25 Kilometres
Piani di Bobbio
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
Riva Bianca
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £88.32
Refundable Damage Deposit £264.95


Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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