A lake view villa perfect for cyclists, golfing fans, lake goers, Skiiers and culture vultures!
Boasting panoramic views of Lake Maggiore, Lake Varese and Lake Monate, this 3-bed villa for 10 provides an effortless budget-friendly setting for all-season fun.
Inside, the 3-storey home is perfectly suited for active groups travelling together. To the ground floor, a self-contained Studio with Double sofa bed complements a spacious Living room with fireplace, flat screen TV and modern fully-equipped Kitchen Diner. The couple/guest-friendly ground floor space is accompanied by a modern shower room.
Upstairs, a 2-storey self-contained Duplex with 3 bedrooms awaits. The main Living room is furnished with electric lounge sofas and a digital TV. A private balcony off from the Living room provides a charming lake view back drop for memorable moments together, whilst the adjoining separate Kitchen provides an effortless family-friendly flow out onto a sunny alfresco dining terrace. The Kitchen is equipped with all the must-have appliances for carefree feasts, including an oven, cooker hob, electric kettle, coffee machine, toaster, dishwasher and large fridge freezer.
Three lovely functional bedrooms can be found upstairs, to the 2nd floor. A bright and spacious Master Double bedroom offers amazing lake views from its balcony, whilst the 2nd balcony bedroom features a lovely lake view room furnished with 2 Single beds. The third bedroom is well equipped with 2 Single beds and balcony access. A large retro family bathroom fitted with a bath tub and shower completes the layout of this inviting practical floor. A separate WC also features in the Duplex.
Outside, a lovely private garden provides a wonderful way to relax; with a BBQ provided and plenty of space to kick back and enjoy. Surrounded by lush greenery in summer, a blaze of colour in autumn and snowy mountain tops in winter, the setting couldn’t be more idyllic for those seeking to be close to year-round leisure pursuits in an attractive natural setting.
A parking area also features onsite. The lakeshore can be reached in just 20 minutes by car. The Ski destinations of Mottarone and Domo Bianca can be reached in 45 minutes by car, whilst the surrounding area is perfect for hiking, cycle training and water sports.
• Beautiful views of the three Lakes
• 2 spacious Living rooms
• 2 fully-equipped Kitchen Diners
• Flexible budget-friendly accommodation
• Alfresco dining terrace
• Private garden with BBQ
• Wonderful natural setting, perfect for active holidays
• Car essential
Ground floor -
A Double sofa bed with wardrobe features to the Living room
2nd floor -
Bedroom 1: A lake view Double bedroom with wardrobe & balcony access
Bedroom 2: A lake view room with 2 Single beds, a wardrobe & balcony access
Bedroom 3: A lovely bedroom with 2 Single beds & balcony access
Ground floor Shower room: A modern shower cubicle with wash basin & WC
Upstairs Bathroom: Family suite with bath tub, shower tap, wash basin, WC, bidet + washing machine
Upstairs Service Bathroom: A convenient service WC with wash basin
• Electric radiators
• Upon request a portable WiFi device can be hired (for a weekly charge)
• Washing machine + clothes horse
• 20 internal steps
• 15 external steps
• 2 Sun loungers
Situated along ‘via Motta Rossa 4’ in the scenic hillside village of Calogna, guests are well-placed to see the Lakes and reach the nearby authentic eateries, restaurants, Erno beach, swimming pool and amenities along Lesa’s lakeshore (15 – 20 minutes’ drive away). The Golf club of ‘Golf des Iles Borromees’ is also just 10 minutes’ drive away.
The resort village of Belgirate is just 17 minutes’ drive away, whilst further along the shore of Lake Maggiore, the famous resort town of Stresa (21 minutes’ drive away) provides a wealth of attractions and resort delights, including the famous Borromean Island boat tours to visit the impressive Isola Bella and Isola Madre gardens and the quaint fishing village charm of Isola dei Pescatori. The heritage attractions of Arona are also within easy reach, 23 minutes’ drive away.
The beautiful botanical gardens of Villa Taranto can be reached in 35 minutes by car, whilst western neighbouring Intra (39 minutes’ drive) provides car-passenger ferry links to the eastern shore resort town of Laveno (for reaching the Hermitage of Santa Caterina in Reno).
Lake Maggiore is a very family-friendly destination; with Safari and Wildlife Parks, the Lake Maggiore Adventure Park and the Ondaland high-tech water park to enjoy, alongside wind surfing, wakeboarding, sailing, diving, tennis, horse riding, golf and Italian Alp Skiing. Lago di Varese, Lago di Comabbio and Lake Lugano are also within easy driving distance.
Milan Malpensa airport is 48 minutes’ drive away from the villa.