Perched on the hill side above the ancient town of Colonno. In front of you Lake Como lies stretched out in all of its glory. In the distance you see a paddle steamer lazily making its way across the lake.The apartment is a beautifully decorated and luxurious holiday hideaway. Two bedrooms, two bathrooms (1 of which is en-suite) plus a spacious private garden make this home the perfect Lake Como retreat You set the breakfast terrace table with a fresh brioche and a pot of steaming coffee . Another day on the lake begins....
This apartment is perfectly positioned above Colonno with a 3 minute walk down to the town and the lakeside.
The apartment has a private garage for parking and has elevator access to each private entrance level.
The bright and spacious open plan living room /kitchen features a beautiful fully fitted kitchen with all you need for that perfect lunch to enjoy on the balcony or on the breakfast terrace. The master bedroom has a king-size bed ,dressing room and is air-conditioned .It also has large French doors which lead on to the large balcony with amazing 180 degree views of the lake and Isola Comacina .This bedroom is en-suite with bath and shower, luuriously furnished with lots of storage and heated towel rail.
The second bedroom has a luxury double bed that can convert into two single beds if needed. It also features French doors to the balcony. A second bathroom with luxurious fittings and shower. Quality bed linen and bathroom towels add to the exclusive finishes in the apartment.
The furnished balcony is accessed from both bedrooms overlooking the lake. French doors open completely to a second balcony. A large covered terrace accessed directly from the living room.
The living room has satellite TV, DVD, Play Station and a music centre. Wifi available. It has a beautiful Italian leather L-shaped sofa. A cook's delight the kitchen is fully fitted with high quality built-in oven, dishwasher, coffee machine,a central island unit for enjoying an 'espresso'! The interior of the apartment has been painted in beautiful mediterranean colours creating a warm and luxurious atmosphere.
From the living room there is a large covered breakfast terrace overlooking the lake with steps leading down to the garden. There is also a large open terrace which is not overlooked and the perfect place to sunbathe or just relax with a good book and a glass of local Prosecco. The apartment has a laundry room with washing machine and dryer.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Argegno 2 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malpensa/ Bergamo 50 km, Nearest railway: Como 18 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details outdoors|
Enjoy early morning sun from large sun terrace, spacious garden on the lower level, up to the upper terrace for evening glass of wine! Plenty of garden furniture, reclining chairs and large table for 'al fresco' dining.
Weekly rental rates from €800 to €1,400 depending on season.
Final cleaning fee €80 payable on arrival.
Meet and Greet service.
Colonno, which is named after an ancient Greek settlement, remains a traditional Italian lakeside village and it situated 2 km north of Argegno and immediately adjacent to Sala Comacina, with Ossuccio, Lenno and Menaggio a few kilometres further north.
It is 20 minutes from the lovely historic city of Como and about one hour to Milan airports (Malpensa and Linate) and the stylish metropolis itself. Como is one of Italy’s most important centres for the production of silk.
The property is positioned at the start of a beautiful walk to Menaggio passing many of the beautiful villages along the way. The village has a selection of shops ,bars and restaurants.
Enjoy a relaxing stay with the changing colours of the lake and market strolls , boat trips, lakeside or mountain walks, romantic meals in one of the many waterside cafes and restaurants and you might spot some famous neighbours like George Clooney, Donatella Versace and many Italian football player.