Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Enjoy the views and relax on the private balcony overlooking the lake,
as you are lulled by the water in this delightful apartment in Carate Urio on Lake Como. The apartment is on the first floor (almost in contact with the lake) luminous, one-bedroom/one-bath apartment. It's situated in an enchanting 19th century building, which was once a hotel.
The apartment has been finished to a very high quality and has a/c. WIFI 8 payable locally)
Situated on the lakeside road -- running along the western shore of Lake Como, the Lario Apartment has a spacious open-plan living area (with a comfortable, double sofa-bed) , king size bed in the bedroom and kitchen and dining area. When seated in this area all you can see is water from the three window. The apartment is in a beautiful gated building with private underground parking.
Close to Como city and convinient for Milan airports, it is ideal for a holiday, short break or business trip.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||.5 500 m|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malpensa 60 km, Nearest railway: Como S. Giovanni 6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
King size bed in the bedroom
Comfortable double sofa bed in the lounge.
Walk in closet with lots of closet space.
Utility room with washer/dryer and small sink for hand washing.
Open plan kitchen/lounge and dining area.
Private lake view balcony A/C
Wonderful lake views
|Further details outdoors|
Private balcony Large comunal patio area with lake views, for shared use.
Private underground parking area.
Video entry phone
Ll travel information will be provided to guests booking the apartment and there is a welcome book (provided in the apartment) with the local tours and suggested walking itineraries in the area, local information and suggested boat trips, boat and bus timetables, recommended restaurants and interesting local traditions.
We can also provide an excellent, reduced rate transfer service to and from airports and rail stations, in luxury Mercedes cars and English speaking drivers.
You will be met by an English speaking person.
The Lombardy region
Lake Como, surrounded by mountains, hills valleys and cities of art, has much to offer. It is situated in one of the most economically and industrially important regions in Northern Italy, nestled between Lake Maggiore and Lake Garda, right on the Swiss boarder, framed by the majesty of the alps, where different cultures have merged over the centuries to form it’s unique and inimitable charm.
While spending a holiday on Lake Como, you will have the chance to see much more than you would expect.
You could explore its breathtaking surroundings, beautiful villas and picturesque villages…
You could compare it with the less well known but far from less beautiful Lake Orta and Lake Lugano…
You could visit the nearby cities, full of history and culture, such as Milan, Bergamo and of course Como the capital city of the Lake, just to mention a few…
You could slip into Switzerland and pay a visit to Campione D’Italia and its casino, or travel a little further and enjoy the nature in one of the jet-set ski resorts such as St. Moritz.
The apartment is situated on the boarder of the ancient village of Carate Urio, still unspoiled by modernization, keeping its old world feeling with characteristic streets and stepped lanes crossed by low bridges which join the century old houses. Small local shops with, only too helpful shop-keepers, are nearby. Cernobbio with it's world famous Villa D'Este is 5 minutes drive away, the city of Como, the silk capital of Italy is 15 minutes away and of course Milan, one of the world's fashion leaders is 45 minutes away. You can also find 'outlet' stores nearby and if you cross the boarder into Switzerland there is no end to the shopping in elegant Lugano, while enjoying the beautiful scenery.
There are also several world class 18 hole golf courses within 30 minutes drive, the Monza Grand Prix racing track is 1 hours drive away and interesting old Italian towns such as Bergamo Verona and Venice are all within a days visit.