A dream holiday, a honeymoon to remember, a lover's hideaway, views to take your breath away, candle lit suppers amongst some of the most dramatic and fabulous scenery anywhere in Europe. Residenze Valsolda is located in the quaint Italian village of San Mamete, just five minutes from the Swiss Border. Juliet balconies (standing only) from all rooms overlook the lake at its most panoramic point and offer truly breathtaking views. The villa sits on the lake and benefits from direct private access to the lake for swimming. The picturesque and rustic village square is only two minutes walk from the apartment with a number of restaurants, bars and small shops. There is a bus stop on the square and a ferry landing just off it. The apartment is a perfect base to also explore the neighbouring areas of Lake Como and Lake Maggiore.
Please note: A cleaning fee of €60 is payable locally on arrival and not included in the rental cost.
This cosy (approx. 55 M2 / 545 Ft2) one bedroom-one bathroom top floor apartment will sleep 2 persons. The apartment has wooden floors with traditional Italian beamed ceilings and Juliet balconies from all rooms over-looking Lake Lugano. The apartment has been interior designed by a top Milan design studio and furnished with bespoke Italian furniture offering guests a comfortable, sumptuous and stylish accommodation.
The open plan lounge/diner has comfortable seating for four and is equipped with Flat Screen HD TV, satellite receiver, home theatre system with iPod dock and a DVD library. The luxury fitted kitchen comes with modern appliances such as induction hob, combi oven/microwave and grill, fridge/freezer, coffee machine. Range of quality utensils are also supplied. The bedroom has a large comfortable bed with high quality mattress and plenty of storage units. The bedroom also offers one of the best views of the Lake Lugano and San Salvatore. The wet room has a walk in shower, marble counter top, toilet and bidet. Bed linen, towels and basic toiletries are included in the cleaning fee and for convenience there is also a shaving socket, hair-dryer, iron and ironing board. The apartment has central heating for winter months and ceiling fans for the summer.
There is an elevator in the building and the communal areas are very well maintained with Italian Carrara marble flooring throughout. The villa also has a private dock that provides direct access to the Lake for swimming. A further well maintained communal dock/beach is open to public only 150m from the Villa and is a good spot for taking some sun. There is also a public swimming pool and shower at this dock/beach.
Free parking is available both in the village square and an additional car park 100m from the apartment. These require a timing card to be reset three times a day. Private gated parking is also available at the local cafe by prior agreement at €10 per day. Please ask if you wish to reserve private parking at the time of booking.