If you have ever fancied visiting the italian lakes without the need of a car yet within walking distance of the lake, ferry, the piaza with restaurants, bars and the centre of a vibrant village of one of the most popular resorts on Como with views of Bellagio literally on your doorstep,then welcome to Casa Menaggio.
Sleeping up to 4 guests with panormic lake views from the balcony, the apartment is situated close to the lake, ferry, bus, taxi, lake, bars, restaurants, bank. supermarket-in fact whatever you need is all here in Menaggio. Bellagio is accessible with just a 20-25 minute ferry ride across the water as are all parts of the lake from the near by ferry port. Menaggio is home to lakeside living par excellence, a shingle beach, palm lined lake walks, fashion boutiques,superb restaurants etc etc all virtually on your doorstep. Water sports, boat hire, mountain walks, cycle hire are all available for the more adventurous-please ask for details, we will be happy to help!
Communal parking in the village.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Menaggio 500 m|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Milan Malpensa/Linate 90 km, Nearest railway: Como San Giovanni 35 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Further details indoors|
The apartment enjoys wonderful lake views situated close to the lakefront. Customers spend hours on the balcony, dining alfresco, enjoying an aperitifo(or two) or just laying back and taking in the sun all with the lake offering the picture perfect back drop.
The apartment is the perfect location for 2 guests whilst 2 further guests can be accommodated on the sofa bed. Recently refurbished, the kitchen is fully fitted, the double bedroom enjoys patio doors which mean you can wake up to the lake every morning, the bathroom consists of a bath with overhead shower, the living room looks out towards the lake with a comfortable sofa . The restaurants, bars and amenities are all situated close to your home. Paid for wifi available (prebooked only)
|Further details outdoors|
Communal parking in the village, 3, 5 and 10 min walk. Paid and free parking in Menaggio.
3 minutes walk to lake and ferry-no car necessary!
15% approx deposit is required to reserve the apartment with the balance payable on arrival in euros
250 euro refundable damage bond payable on arrival refunded on departure.
What images does Lake Como conjour up for you? Relaxing palm lined lake side strolls.,sipping a cool glass of your favourite soave wine as you sit back and admire the mesmering lake and majestic mountains?
Lazing about on the beach as waitors bring you your favourite cocktail whilst your while away the hours beneath tented gazebos or never ending lunches or dinners where you can indulge yourself in typical italian specialities? Mountain walking, water sports, or visiting cathederals and churches, concerts and concerto's?
Whatever your impression, the reality of Lake Como will only enhance your vision and leave you thirsty for more!
Please ask for our recommended places to visit, favourite restaurants, in fact whatever your requirements please do not hesitate to ask. We fell in love with Lake Como and moved here from the UK lock, stock and barrel as we couldn't bear to leave the beauty of the area, the welcoming locals, the tranquil pace of life, the lust for life (or more like food and wine!) We hope we can pass on our recommendations to ensure you get the very best from your stay and like many of out customers return again and again.
Menaggio attracts italianphiles and lovers of dolce vita in equal measures-and it's easy to see why.
Everything you could ever wish for from a lakeside location is right here in the village.
Palm lined lakeside walks,shingle beaches, panoramic lake views to Bellagio and a sunny aspect with lends itself to the palm lined sometimes semi-tropical climate. The gentle breeze whipped up from the lake act as a gentle reprieve from those balmy sunny days.
The village is renowned for its stunning piazza, award winning ice cream parlour, fresh lake fishmongers, designer fashion, cafe culture, leather and silk botiques etc
The supermarket and ferry stop in the village means you don't have to leave the village or take the car if you want to indulge in a lazy week or two, everything is here in Menaggio for you!
Local attractions include;-
30 min ferry ride to Bellagio
Day trip to Switzerland-the border is 20 minutes drive-or 2 hours to San Moritz
Villa Carlotta, majestic gardens just 10 minutes drive
Villa Gaeta as seen in the final scenes of Casino Royale 2006 James Bond movie
Villa Balbianello-breathtakingly beautiful lakeside villa-15 minutes from Menaggio
Golf just 10 minutes drive-a favourite haunt of George Clooney.
Take the ferry to Bellagio directly from Bellagio which you can view across the lake from Menaggio.
Milan..for fashion, the Duomo, the canal, the football
Monza grand prix ( 1 hr drive)
Art classes in Lenno