Enjoy an exciting holiday in a period villa on the lake!
Villa Elisa is located in a residential area in the countryside, just a short walk from the city centre and within easy walking distance( only 10 minutes) from the lake .
The period villa was renovated in 2012: the furnishings and finishes reflecting the original style of the property.
Inside there are three levels:
on the ground floor -a large hall which leads into the living room, kitchen and studio. On this floor there is also a bathroom with shower; on the first floor there are two large double bedrooms both with balcony and a bathroom with bath and shower, and on the third floor (top) a further double bedroom with balcony.
All the rooms are bright and airy. From the upper floors you can also enjoy a wonderful view of the lake. Ample car parking within the grounds,
The villa sits in the centre of the ornate garden. The gated grounds offer a secure environment for your children and an oasis of peace and relaxation for adults including barbeque areas with
chairs and tables .What could be better than lunch in the shade of a tree during the hot summer days?
The villa is located on the hillside ,in the small village of Sonenga , Menaggio, about 800 metres from the centre. The bus stop is just below the house as well as a small bar where you can buy cigarettes, newspapers and bus tickets. The centre of Menaggio is easily reached on foot via two pedestrianised streets: one just below the house, the other through the old district of “Castello di Menaggio”. The lake and the beach, as well as the ferry are easily reached on foot in about
Menaggio is of ancient origins and in its centre and in its hamlets there are many interesting monuments which recall Menaggio's importance throughout the ages. Thanks to its central position, its main car and passenger ferry links and bus connections, Menaggio is an ideal starting point for all kinds of excursions: by boat you can visit the beautiful villas with their lovely gardens, by bus or car you can discover the valleys with their rural settlements and small Romanesque churches and by foot or mountain bike you explore the trails of the Val Sanagra Park, an extended protected area near Menaggio. The sportsmen can try their climbing skill on the Via Ferrata to the top of Monte Grona or on the climbing face between Menaggio and the hamlet Nobiallo.
Menaggio boasts an awesome 18 hole golf course founded in 1907, a sports center and a big lido with a large beach, a 25 m long swimming pool, a pool for children, restaurant and bar. The town also has a free public beach and other sport facilities.
The restaurants in the centre of town and in the hamlets all have traditional dishes on their menus either with lake specialities, with its preference for fish, or the cuisine of the valleys, with polenta, game, mushrooms and local cheeses.
Every second and fourth Friday morning there is a small market in town and in the centre of Menaggio there are fashionable shops next to traditional grocery stores.
During the evenings musical events in the piazza , art exhibitions and small hand-craft markets often animate the town and there are numerous cafés for a relaxing moment.
The splendid lake side promenade, offers an unique view of the central lake area and is ideal for an evening stroll enjoying a "gelato" of course home made at one of the gelaterie in town.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|