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Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday villa in Pognana Lario - Lake Como Beach Resort Villas

Lake Views - Balcony - WIFI -- Swimming - Parking - Walk to Ferry -Sleeps 4

' A Small Slice of Paradise on the Waterfront of Lake Como '

Welcome to the ' LAKE COMO BEACH RESORT ' and Lake Como Beachfront. We are a small, quaint, customer service oriented private resort on the Lake Como beachside. We take pride in offering only the best of customer care, to all our guests. Our guests and friends are our number one priority. We are here to ensure you have a wonderful memorable holiday on Lake Como. We offer personal concierge services and can assist with, cooking classes, set up airport transport services, as well as organize day trips, make dinner reservations or plan special events. We have a very strong community feel at the resort, where all guests feel welcome, respected and appreciated.Our exclusive little resort, is a renovated turn of the century palazzo. The private Villettas are fully equipped individual villas, situated directly on the beachfront between Como Centro and Bellagio. All lovingly designed and completely restored.The Villettas boast 180° degree views of the entire lake, with a private beach, 2 acres of gardens with umbrella tables and chairs as well as relaxing lounge chairs. We have a private sand lido and boat dock/jetty with chaise loungers and fluffy beach towels. We have a private rock beach for swimming and private balconies off the master bedrooms with stunning Lake Como views and seating for alfresco dining. There is a large bbq area as well as elevator access from the parking lot to the gardens. Lake Como Beach Resort is where one can soak up the tranquility of the lake, or easily visit historical and popular sites. The relaxing independent Villettas make Lake Como Beach Resort the ideal location for any occasion, both first time vacationers and experienced travelers will find it hard to leave. Positioned to give all of our guests stunning waterfront views just steps from the lake shore. Lake Como Beach Resort & Villettas are designed to provide the luxury of a dream vacation, yet retain the comfortable feel of ‘home’ as you walk through the French doors. Free WIFI and Parking. Each Villa sleeps up to 4 guests on two separate levels. Main floor consists of living room and dining area as well as fully equipped kitchen that open out to the private gardens through the French doors, sand lido and our private beach and waterfront. Second level consists of private master bedroom with en suite bath and French doors that open to a private balcony with seating for alfresco dining. The resort is a 5 minute walk to the Lake Como ferry, public transportation, grocery store and local restaurants.

Lake Como Beach Resort Amenities:

2 BDRM Family Villetta/Sleeps 4

Personal Concierge Services

Private Reception/Lounge Area

Private Beach

Fun Lake Swimming

Sand Lido/Boat Dock/Jetty

Private Lush Gardens

BBQ Area

Secure Private Parking


Community Tennis courts in Nesso nearby

Ferry and Public Transport within walking distance

More Details

Details for holiday villa Villetta Splendida - #12 -, 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

Villetta Splendida is a lovely Villetta that sleeps four. Directly on the Waterfront ! Located at the Lake Como Beach Resort. Steps to the Waterfront of Lake Como; Lake Como Beach Resort is centrally located in the village of Pognana Lario on the Bellagio side of the lake. Pognana Lario offers the most incredible 180° picture postcard ' Views of Lake Como' year round.

Villetta Splendida is on an exceptional, exclusive three acre private park like setting with amazing gardens. It includes a secure private parking area and elevator to transport you to your Villetta. The Villetta has one master bedroom with French doors that open onto the lovely balcony and ' Spectacular Lake Como Views. ' Includes, quality designer furnishings, gorgeous Italian tile, beautiful Italian leather sofa and ottoman, Murano glass lighting, full kitchen, living room & dining area that open through the French doors Directy onto Lake Como. Private Sand Lido and Boat Dock for swimming in the lake.

  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Lake Como Beach Resort & Villas
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
26 October, 2016
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About Lake Como Beach Resort & Villas

The Lake Como Beach Resort and Villas is privately owned and personally managed by Eric and Robin who live on Lake Como with their lovely daughter, Jiselle. We deliver excellent customer service and personal care, to all of our very special guests: Providing you with an unforgettable experience in a beautiful, magical, waterfront setting on Lake Como.

Living in both Italy and in the U.S, we are bilingual and can assist with all your holiday needs. Within our personalized services, we offer concierge services, transportation assistance, private chauffeuring services, restaurant reservations, cooking classes, boat hire (self and guided) and seaplane reservations. We can assist with weddings plans; help to arrange honeymoons, anniversaries, birthdays and family reunions. In addition to these services we offer private, professional villa management service for property owners who would like to rent their property with the security of our name behind them. Our greatest personal satisfaction is in feeling and knowing that we have helped our guests to have wonderful lifetime memories of their experience on Lake Como and with us.

Lake Como Beach Resort & Villas purchased this villa in 2007

Why Lake Como Beach Resort & Villas chose Pognana Lario

The Lake Como Beach Resort is a private exclusive little resort located directly on the Lake Como waterfront with private beach for swimming, beautiful lush gardens, a private sand lido and boat dock/jetty. There is also private secure parking and balconies that overlook Lake Como off the master bedrooms. There is also outdoor seating with umbrella tables and chairs for al fresco dining in front of the villas.

There is also a lovely bbq area with outdoor seating. The Villa offers fre wifi and parking.

We are located within a 3 minute walk of the Lake Como ferry from the resort as well as restaurants, cafes and the grocery store.

We love living and working at the Lake Como Beach Resort and to offer our guests the same magical experience Lake Como has offered us through the years.

What makes this villa unique

One can rent a motorboat right off our boat dock and have it delivered directly to our property at no extra cost. We also have kayak rentals and water toys for the children.

This is a great couples property, family or for family reunions. A unique property with many amenities.

Guestbook comments from the manager


Rated:5 of 5

Ein wirklich perfekter Urlaub

Ein wunderschöner Ort um zu entspannen, zu erholen und um ausflüge zu gestalten.

Für unsere drei kleinen Kinder war es ein Urlaub den sie nie vergessen werden. Es wurde ein Pool für die kleinen aufgebaut, Schwimmwesten waren immer griffbereit und Eric hatte immer für ein Spässchen Zeit. Unsere Kleinen (7,4,4 Jahre alt) reden noch sehr oft von Eric. Es sind doch die Menschen die einen Ort und den Urlaub so besonders machen und genau hier findet man diese Menschen, wie Eric zum Beispiel.

Wir kommen garantiert wieder...

· By Ein unvergesslich schöner Urlaub from Hannover / Springe on 7/28/2013
Jul 2013
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based on 22 holidaymaker reviews

Villetta Splendida - #12 -
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 44 reviews

Tranquility and beauty to feed the soul......

  • 5 of 5

LCBR is located in a very peaceful and tranquil setting, where the senses can be soothed in the beautiful outdoor space, listening to the lake lap onto the shore and watching boats bobing gently to and fro. The garden and private lakeside bathing area are more then adequately furnished with quality furnature, where every thought has been given to guests comfort. The viletta's are clean, comfortable and nicely furnished with beautiful views over the lake from a private balcony. The kitchen has everything one may need for 'holiday' cooking and most guests prepared food indoors and would eat out at the tables provided around the garden, this had a little community feel about it. There are also barbiques in the outdoor area which we used and would recomend.

We found Eric and his team to be friendly, helpful and professional. Eric has a wealth of information about the local area and was around the resort on a daily baisis to ensure that geusts had everything needed to enjoy thier holiday.

Pognana Lario itself is a quiet little village, with a cafe, supermarket with butcher and one resuarant, all three can meet your needs. We frequented Peppo's Cafe and felt like locals there, it was extremely friendly offering good homecooked food at resonable prices (you can buy bus tickets from Peppo's which is cheaper than buying on bus). The supermarket was also very friendy, stocking everthing you would need. We would recommend the butcher, particulrly for barbiqueing!!

Getting around Lake Como from Pognana is extremely easy; the ferry is a 5 minuite walk away and buses run frequently in both directions from outside Peppo's. We liked to take the ferry to Cernobio and then walk along the walk way (about 5K) to Como spend the day there and then take a ferry back to Pognana.

A peaceful base for couples to explore Lake Como.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very kind review. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you back in the future. Ciao from Lake Como! Eric, Robin, Jiselle and our wonderful team.
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Fantastic place never forget

  • 5 of 5

Hi Eric

Thank you for everything and for having this special place. It was so nice and we all 5 enjoyed it so much. Beautyful with the lake view. Would like to come back. And everyboby was so nice. thank you from our Hearts.

the best

Sidsel and family

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ciao Sidsel, Thank you all for coming and for being our guests at the resort. It was a real pleasure to have met you and your family.. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to having you back in the future. Ciao from Lake Como! Eric and Robin
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Pretty location, friendly staff, with a few design issues

  • 4 of 5

Met owner Eric when we checked in, very personable, helpful, and knowledgeable, using his connections in the area to secure us a late dinner reservation. The location is lakefront, arrived at after traversing a LOT of poorly-installed steps and one elevator (be careful and walk slowly.) the apartments are nicely set up with lake view and balcony, four burner stove and decent sized refrigerator. And they can meet emergency needs, like coffee. It is well situated, a walk to lake ferry, and there is a Bellagio-Como bus a 10-minute walk up the hill (one of the greatest bus rides del mondo).

Problems are little design issues, and electronic. We specifically took this place because of the WiFi so we could be in contact and for a day of work, but it was spotty at best; I spent an hour of my precious vacation time over a week struggling with WiFi connections on my iPad (I later found no problem with my MacBook), which we were using to plan our days. Better not to advertise it than have it work intermittently; I could have rented my own WiFi hotspot for a week for €20 and been better off.

Design issues: the apartment is not air conditioned. Not normally a problem, but when temps get into the 90s, you need to take action. You now face the choice of mosquitoes, because there are no screens, or dealing with internal temperatures in the 80s. Also, the sleeping quarters are upstairs, and hot air rises, so it was a 5-6 degree difference, and there was no way to vent the heat from the second floor. Installing a fan into the ceiling (low sones, quiet bath fan, perhaps) to vent the heat could solve this problem. Alternately, including an extension cord (because outlets are few and poorly distributed) in the standard equipment would allow for better use of the two fans supplied to draw in cool air. First, screens. Last design issue is that walls are thin and you can hear squeaks and conversations from nearby apartments.

Suggestions to the owners: buy a chimney fire starter for the grills. Find a way to get screens on the bedroom windows. Have at least one 4-meter extension cord in each unit. Have the maid soak the shower head in white vinegar after each guest departs to dissolve the lime that blocks many of the holes through which water flows. Find a way to add counter space in the bathrooms, which are non-functional.

If you come at a cool time and do not care about Internet access over WiFi, you'll have an enjoyable stay here.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ciao! Thank you for the review of LCBR. We are pleased you enjoyed your time with us. To quickly address your concerns: The location of LCBR originally a metal factory, was built in 1905 but the gardens and steps are much older (hundreds of years old) and was all made by hand lending to some unevenness. The WiFi has always been good. I apologize you had such difficulties and would have addressed it right away had I known it was inconsistent, as we were full and no one else mentioned the troubles. August is the hottest time of the year and 2015 has been one of the warmest on record at the lake and throughout Europe. That said, the heat is not typical. Past years the lake breeze and fans have been sufficed but we appreciate your comments and will consider a/c, a ceiling fan and its costs for 2016. Thank you for your suggestions and we hope to see you again on Lake Como and the Lake Como Beach Resort. Eric and Robin
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  • 5 of 5

We went to Lake Como Beach Resort wtih our infant twins and my cousin't family. It was perfect for our families and time together in Lake Como. Eric, Sylvia, Giselle and Mohammid were the best hosts. They all were friendly, helpful and available to make sure our visit was perfect. THANK YOU!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you all for such a lovely review. It was a pleasure to have you as well as your other family members here for your family reunion. We enjoyed having you as guests, it was great fun. We look forward to your return. Ciao from Como! Eric, Robin, Sylvia and Jiselle
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Exactly as expected and great host

  • 5 of 5

We did visit Lake Como Beach Resort late August 2014 with my elderly mother and truly liked our stay. The accommodation might not be easy to access, but it was absolutely worth the challenge ( stairs :) )'. Facilities are well kept and Eric who welcomed us was always a good host. Recommendable

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ciao Henk, it was a pleasure to have you and your family as well as mother stay with us at the resort. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and could relax with us on the lake. We so look forward to your return. Thank you so much for your very thoughtful review. Ciao from Lake Como ! Eric, Robin and Jiselle
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Another week of glorious peace

  • 5 of 5

This was my third trip to the Lake Como Beach Resort property and as ever, Eric and his family made us feel welcome and very taken care of. The viletta was comfortable and had everything we needed; the BBQ area for al fresco dining was again much appreciated. There really is nothing to fault when you look at the position of the villas, the wonderful garden and bathing area and the general tranquillity of the spot. Easy access to the boats, both ferry and for a few hours, privately rented is a great bonus. Would highly recommend this property and really can't wait to make another trip and try out some of the other properties that are part of this Resort also.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Amanda. It is such a pleasure to have had you come stay with us three times. It means we are making you feel right at home at the resort. We are happy you were able to relax and enjoy vacation. We look forward to your return. Thank you again. Ciao from Como ! Eric, Robin and Jiselle
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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Milan Malpensa or Bergamo- Orio al Serio
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Peppo's Bar in Pognana Lario
Nearest Ferry
50 Metres
Pognana Lario
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Como, Mennagio, Bellagio
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Como Nord, San Giovanni
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Autostrada A9
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
La Meridiana in Pognana Lario
Nearest Ski
120 Kilometres
Two hours by car
Nearest Beach
1 Metres
Our Private Beach, Waterfront and Dock
Car: recommended

Good little local Grocery store and Butcher Shop within walking distance

Local Beaches - Faggeto Lario, Nesso, Pognana Lario, Bellagio

Ferry dock in Pognana Lario within wallking distance also in Nesso and Faggeto Lario, Bellagio

Many local restaurants, and café's nearby.

Ancient castles, exclusive villas, churches and historical sites as

well as waterfalls, hiking and boating or just relaxing.

Local Pools at Villa Geno and Villa Olmo - Como- 10 minute drive

Golf nearby.

Indoor Tennis in Nesso - 5 minute drive

*******We offer Taxi Boat Service for a Fee - Pick up from our private boat dock - ***** By Reservation Only **** Please Reserve early as this service books up very quickly - for a pick up and delivery service to Bellagio, Sala Comacina, Como and Varenna .Taxi Boat can hold from 8-10 guests per voyage. ****

We offer motor boat and canoe rentals from our private boat dock and beach.

We also offer cooking classes with Chef Luigi at Salice Blu in Bellagio- Please enquire,by reservation only.

Other Activities: Boat Rental, Ferries, Seaplane rides, Helicopter rides, Hiking, Sightseeing,

Golf: Golf Club Menaggio & Cadenabbia

Via Wyatt n. 54

I-22017 Fraz. Croce, Menaggio



Fax: +39-0344-30780


18-Hole Course

Visitors are welcome on Saturday, Sunday and on public holidays.

Advance booking is essential.

A valid handicap certificate from player’s home club is required.

Handicap limit: 36


Softspikes required.

Dogs on leash permitted.

Mid-week daily Green Fee - EU55

Weekends & Bank Holidays Green Fee - EU 70

9 Holes after 5pm Green Fee - EU 35

9 Holes (Weekends & Bank Holidays) after 5pm Green Fee - EU 45

x10 Green Fees (Mon - Fri) - EU 450

x10 Green Fees (Weekend's & Bank Holidays)- EU 550

x10 Green Fees for 9 Holes (Mon - Fri) after 5pm - EU 300

x10 Green Fees for 9 Holes (Weekends & Bank Holidays) after 5pm - EU 350

Daily Buggy Hire - EU 36

Daily Club Hire - EU 15


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Pognana Lario, Lake Como

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Early Fall 2016
1 Oct 2016 - 11 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Late Fall 2016
12 Nov 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas 2016
24 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter 2017
7 Jan 2017 - 17 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Spring 2017
18 Mar 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Summer 2017
27 May 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Fall 2017
30 Sep 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Short stay rate of 225 Euros per night
The rental rate includes holiday rental for 7 nights all utilities, linens, towels and beach towels.
Includes private secure parking, elevator and the use of our facilities, boat dock and sand lido, gardens and bbq areas, as well as beach for swimming.
Guests responsible for breakage prior to departure.

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Accommodation and facilities for Villetta Splendida - #12 -in Pognana Lario in Lake Como

Property Type:
  • villa (semi-detached)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • resort
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Full en suite bathroom with new Italian porcelain tile throughout and quality fixtures. Luxuriously soft cushy bath sheets and towels are provided for your comfort and will be refreshed weekly. The entire bathroom was completely renovated in 2010
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - Quality leather queen sleeper sofa
  • Villetta Splendida sleeps four adults, with one master bedroom and a queen size quality sleeper in the living room. Villetta Splendida includes luxury bedding, a very comfortable cozy queen size bed, luxurious linens, sheets, pillows, duvets and soft cushy towels for your enjoyment and comfort. Each Villetta is filled with quality designer furnishings and Italian Murano glass lighting. The master bedroom opens out to a lovely balcony that directly overlooks the exceptional Lake Como Waterfront Views.
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Boat Dock
  • Gated Community
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Raft
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Swimming Directly in the Lake from our Private Sand Lido and Boat Dock. Secured Private Parking for each guest within our private facilities. Lovely Private Gardens and Facilities. Private Gated, Secured Area. Garden tables, chairs, chaise lounges and BBQ. Private Reception, Sitting/Relaxing Area. Private Lido and Beach for Sunbathing or Swimming in the Lake. Private Boat Docks. Pognana Lario Ferry Dock - a 5 minute walk, on the Pognana Lario imbarcadero waterfront. Local Pools at Villa Geno and Villa Olmo - Como Indoor Tennis Courts in Nesso - a 5 minute drive Credit Card Payment through Paypal only --------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Lake Como Beach Resort is a wonderful property for special events such as : Romantic Getaways Weddings Honeymoons Engagements Family and Friend Reunions Birthdays Mother- Daughter getaways Girls Get Togethers Special Events Please enqiure for your personal special event.

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