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Country Cottage / Gite - Orta San Giulio:House surrounded by nature.

Bedrooms 1
Space 624 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights


About the property

Canvesa House: House surrounded by nature, ideal for family with children

Canvesa House is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday surrounded by nature in all seasons. This lovely appartment is set in a renovated country house.The house is accessed from the large garden that surrounds carefully cultivaded by the owner with fruit trees and vegetables. The rooms are bright and airy and large bedroom is decorated with original beams that make it particularly warm and welcoming.Canvesa home is ideal for families whit children. Each group families whit children up 13 years will be made a discount for stays longer than 5 days. House Canvesa is also easily accessible by train because it is oly 340 meters from the railway station of Orta-Miasino.Thetrainfro. The train from the possibility of interesting excursion such as a visit to the city of Milan and, at EXPO 2015, the exhibition center in Rho Fiera.

Pietro Strola
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 May, 2017

About Pietro Strola

Teacher (65 years) of high school, retired.

Pietro Strola purchased this chateau / country house in 1921

Why Pietro Strola chose Novara

This holiday house is a family home for generations, Hodecided to renovate it as a holiday home, to appreciate what little remains of and old farm.

What makes this chateau / country house unique

It a country house (recently restored in its most important parts) located in the agricoltural zone.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house in Orta San Giulio in Orta San Giulio

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 624 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Holiday Complex
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shover, bidet,toilet, sink, cabinet, The room is bright,. with window to the west. The washing machine is before the bath,
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • The room is furnished (a big closet, cabinets and chairs).
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Garden ...
  • Parasol
  • Veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

Country Cottage / Gite - Orta San Giulio:House surrounded by nature.
average rating of 4.9444447 based on 18 reviews

Excellent location and perfect property.

  • 5 of 5

Ideal for young families, walking distance to local shop, pub and train station. A few minutes drive from areas of interest.

The hosts Pietro and Maria Grazie are perfect and very hospitable making us feel very welcome indeed.

Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely apartment. Ideal for a young family ky

  • 5 of 5

Pietro and Maria Grazia were the perfect hosts.

My son loved toddling around the large garden, and looking at the chickens.

My wife and I enjoyed the fresh fruit and veggies our hosts so generously supplied, cooked up and eaten outside on the terrace enjoying the balmy Italian summer.

Great location. A lovely find. If you want a base to explore and he Otalan lakes from you could do far worse.

We had a great family holiday made all the more so my our lovely hosts.

Bob, Alex and (of course) Patrick Coles.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic week long stay at beautiful Lake Orta

  • 5 of 5

We happened by chance to decide to travel and stay at Lake Orta. Boy, are we very glad that we did. Pietro and Marie have provided a wonderful apartment with a large terrace , lovely views from each room and beautifully furnished. The apartment is set on the hills just above Lake Orta but within easy distance to all required facilities such as supermarket and train. The apartment is set in a beautiful little ground with little fruit trees. Highlights included just relaxing on the terrace in the late afternoon whilst watching the sun shimmer of the waters of the lake and the mounatins behind. We have been traveling through Europe for 8 months and this truly is one of the best places we stayed in , if not the best! If you want to go to see another lake , then Stresa is only 20 minutes away by car – but why bother- Lake Orta truly is a gem and staying at Pietros and marie’s apartment was wonderful.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent accueil et gite tout neuf très agréable!

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons été très très bien accueillis par Pietro et sa femme qui sont d'une gentillesse exceptionnelle tout en étant d'une grande discrétion!

Leur gite, séparé de leur maison, se situe dans leur grand jardin dont nous avons pu goûter les fruits et légumes grâce à la gentillesse de nos hôtes qui nous ont donnaient des corbeilles entières!

Nous sommes un jeune couple avec un petit garçon de 17 mois et la location était idéale pour notre petite famille: très propre, très grande, très bien équipée, refaite à neuf, au calme et avec une grande terrasse à la vue superbe pour profiter de la soirée une fois le petit couché!

Les nombreux jeux pour enfants mis dans le gite et les petits animaux que Pietro et sa femme (adorables avec les enfants (et les parents!)!) ont montré à notre petit garçon l'ont enchanté!

Quant à la région, très belle découverte, nombreuses baignades dans le lac d'Orta mais aussi dans le lac Majeur qui est très près (30 min de route), et nous avons aussi profité de la proximité de Milan (1h15 de route) pour aller visiter cette célèbre ville. Les paysages et le climat de cette région nous ont charmé et nous y reviendrons certainement.

Nous conseillons donc fortement cette location qui est un excellent rapport qualité/prix.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nous sommes très heureux que nos clients ont passè un agréable sejour dans Casa Canvesa.
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Excellent séjour

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passe un excellent séjour dans ce gîte ou nous nous sommes tout de suite sentis comme à la maison. L'accueil de Pietro et Grazie est extraordinaire, d'une très grande gentillesse. Ils sont discrets et disponibles à la fois. Notre fils de 3 ans était ravi de voir des animaux.

Le gîte est vraiment très bien , grand, récent , très propre, bien équipé et la terrasse est top avec un superbe vue sur le lac.

La localisation du gîte est bien: 20 minutes à pied de la plage du lac d'Orta, proche également du lac majeur, proche d'une station ou on peut faire de la luge sur rail...

Nous avons passé une très très bonne semaine.

Merci encore une fois Pietra et Grazie.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Belle maison trés bien située

  • 4 of 5

Nous avons passé une trés agréable semaine. La maison est grande et bien équipée. La grande terrasse avec vue sur le lac est super. Bonne situation également, à 5 minutes du lac dOrta et de sa plage, et 30 minutes de Stresa pour la navigation sur le lac Majeur.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
Nearest Train
400 Metres
Orta Miasino
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
cucchiaio di legno
Nearest Ski
15 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
1000 Metres
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chateau / country house in Orta San Giulio, Piedmont

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
3 May 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
25 Jun 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
22 Jul 2017 - 5 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
6 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
3 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Tariffe scontate in relazione alla durata. Caparra richiesta alla prenotazione.Il del costo del riscaldamento è compreso nel prezzo. Consegna delle chiavi da parte del proprietario che abita in un'altra casa all'interno della proprietà, distante 40 metri dalla casa vacanze.
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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