Azalea Apartment belongs to a typical townhouse located in San Siro a town which is only 4 km away from Menaggio, central area of Lake Como .
Viewed from the lake , San Siro look like one big town, which is not. Only 1.500 residents lives in the 17 hamlets climbing the
beautifully green and sunny mountains. A blooming vegetation cover most of the area and hosts various species of trees. In each and every hamlet visitors may enjoy picturesque spots with fountains,chapels, small churches,bridges,
archways alternated with breathtaking views of the lake.
In the picturesque Mastena which is only 400 mts away from the beach, just few minutes away from the lake area San Siro is "Azalea Mastena Holidays", nestled very close to the garden of Villa Camilla: an historical XVI century summer Palazzo of noble family Della Torre Rezzonico.
The property situated in a pedestrian area which is means absolutely quiet and superb lake view . ( car parking is 200 mts. away) , it is a typical townhouse, fully renovated only 3 years ago up to very good standards becoming an ideal place for relaxing holidays on lake Como. Generations of peasants, silk workers and fishermen has spent their life here .
The main entrance is on the ancient "Strada Regina" the cobbled path that connected the eastern swiss mountain passes with Lake Como and Milan. Since centuries the path is still here and today if you keep following it , in a few minutes you will be at the lakeside hamlet which is Santa Maria ( where you can visit the old dominican church of XVI century and old roman harbour walls , you can also continue to the other lakeside hamlet which is Rezzonico , still very well preserved ( castle Della Torre Rezzonico )
Apartmente Azalea is a duplex, it provides lake view kitchen/sitting room located at the ground floor with access trough a small garden which is at disposal only for apartment clients ( table and garden chairs for breakfast,dinner etc. ) .
The apartment is for 4/6 persons.
- Fully equipped modern kitchen ( sink 2 basins , gas 4 flames,oven,fridge,filter coffee machine , toaster , kettle ,plates,pots and all that compose a modern kitchen set )
- Living area with double bed sofa , table, TV cable
- 2 bedrooms , 1 master bed room , 1 double or master bed room
- 1 bathroom , lake view , with shower, WC, wash basin, bidet,Hairdryer
The house has the own of a laundry place at the ground floor. Here you will find washing machines ( free use) and space to hang your items.
The " sophisticate " Menaggio is only few minutes by car away and here the " movida " will wait you with boutiques, Cafès, fancies restaurants,Golf Course, Lido beach but also concerts and events .
In the peaceful San Siro you will find as well a Cafè , a Newsagent, a bank, a chemist and very close to the House a baker and Food shop.
The place is ideal for families with kids of all age, the garden area surrounding the house is safe and fully fenced, kids are safe.
Available on request some additional activities:
- horse riding, horse tours and lessons
- dairy products locally produced by local farmer, salami and hams depending on the season
- wine tastings
- hiking tours with an expert guide up to the mountain and surrounding area, of all levels and skills
- seaplane tours
- boat rentals (no license required for 40 hp engine)
- bike rentals
- massages and beauty treatments
- yoga lessons
- private chef and cooking lessons
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Climbing frame|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|