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House / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 5

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House / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Ski
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

A large garden with BBQ-area,deck, private parking.House surrounded by a vineyard on the one hand, on the other' hand a little square.The interior is a new and stylish,2 bedrooms a fully equipped kitchen complete . The master bedroom provides a double bed and the other bedroom has a sofa for 2 sleeping places , livingroom with TV, Wi-fi, air conditioning and heating feature a bathroom with bath,shower , hairdryer.tourist attractons: trekking, mountain bike, tennis, nautical sports, spa, riding, golf, historical, artistic, cultural archeological and food and wine tours

400m from the center of Lugana, where there are bike rental,pharmacy, shops, restaurants and public transport.

At 300 meters from willetta the municipal swimming pool,minigolf,tennis cort, and football field.

TEMPORARY DEPOSIT of 200 euro upon arrival, and will be returned by Tripadvisor at your departure after we will have checked that the apartment is in good state.


air-conditioner € 6 per day

final cleaning € 60

bed linen and towels € 15 per person per change

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach beach
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Verona 25 km, Nearest railway: Desenzano del Garda 8 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
General Air conditioning, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Wheelchair users

The Lombardy region

Sirmione has been settled since the Stone Age, with early finds showing that it was probably a small village of fishermen living in houses on stilts on the banks of Lake Garda.

Its strategic position near the southeastern "corner" of the lake and the defensive qualities of the peninsula meant that it was of military importance over the years. But the beauty of the setting also meant that it was - and still is - a popular place for people to visit.

Rich Romans, for example, built holiday villas on the end of the peninsula, of which one still exists:

Grotto of CatullusGrotto of Catullus

The "Grotto of Catullus" on the end of the Sirmione peninsula is a bit of a misnomer as it is neither a grotto nor - contrary to what some tourist blurbs would have you believe - did the Roman poet Catullus ever live there. It was originally termed a "grotto" in reference to the run-down and collapsed walls. As far as the history goes, Catullus lived before this building ever existed (although his family did own a villa here). The villa itself is a three-story building from around 150AD (Catullus died in 54BC) and the main sights to be seen are the supports for what was once a patrician villa for a rich family. There is a small museum at the entrance and the site can be visited (entry fee).

As an important strategic point, Sirmione was continually engulfed in the turbulent history of northern Italy, whether it was through the waves of invasions following the fall of the Roman Empire, the expansion of the Lombards, or the intricate struggles between the Guelphs and the Ghibellines in the Middle Ages (essentially between a political grouping supporting the Pope and one supporting the Emperor).

Those last struggles bequeathed Sirmione its major landmark, the Scaliger Castle (or, to give it its proper name, the "Rocca Scaligera"):

Rocca ScaligeraScaliger Castle

This fortification, surrounded by water, was built near the end of the 12th century as part of a defensive network surrounding Verona. Although the struggles between the Ghibellines and Guelphs featured largely in the history, the original military adventure onto the peninsula was to wipe out the population of Sirmione, who were heretic Cathars and 2,000 of whom were subsequently burned at the stake in the Arena in Verona. The castle was maintained and extended first as part of the Veronese protection against their rivals in Milan and later under the control of the Venetian inland empire. After another fortification was built at nearby Peschiera, the castle lost its importance and was used as a storage depot. It was taken into government ownership at the start of the 20th century.

From the fall of the Venetian Republic in the days of Napoleon, the inhabitants of Sirmione enjoyed a less eventful life and were able to concentrate more on the fruit orchards and olive groves on land and the fisheries in the lake.

The modern-day concentration on tourism was helped along by the efforts of a diver who, at the end of the 19th century, managed to insert a metal pipe into a rock near the hot-water springs close to the northern end of the peninsula and thus bring the water to land for the first time since the Romans:

Terme di CatulloThermal Baths

The Terme di Catullo uses the water which bubbles out of Lake Garda near the northern shoreline of the Sirmione peninsula. Metal pipes which supplied the Grotto of Catullo have been discovered in the Roman ruins (in fact, one theory says that it may actually have been a bathhouse and not a villa). The water - mineral-rich and at a temperature of 70°C when it leaves the rock - is used for health treatments in the two thermal baths and spas which exist on the peninsula. The principal one is located on the lakefront northwards from the ferry landing jetty.


Lugana and Colombare. Lugana is a settlement that exstends particularly around the church, built between 1910 and 1912, and it stretches to encompass the territory of the village Rovizza, Rovizzi's ancient estate. Here you can visit the church dedicated to St. Ursula, once noble chapel, and the Monument to the Alpines, witness of the sacrifice of many people from Sirmione who served in this corps.

Colombare takes its name from an ancient farmstead that today is disappeared and it was an expanse of fields dotted with a few rural homes until after World War II. In the sixties the booming population wanted their church, it was dedicated to St. Fancis and inaugurated in 1969.The building, which interprets the news of the years of the second Vatican Council, looks like a big tent with a circular plan, built of stone, cement, copper and colored glass.

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      Calendar last updated:14 Aug 2015

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