List your home
Apply filters
£ to

Historic Lakefront Villa & SPA

from £221 / night help

from £221 /night

Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Excludes fees (if applicable). Enter your dates to see the total cost.

villasr.it

Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 9

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Villa San Remigio was built at the end of 1800 to crown the romantic love between the Marquis Silvio della Valle di Casanova, poet and musician, and Sophie Browne, painter, who wanted to build here "the garden of dreams".

The waterfront portion of the park with the old private chapel overlooking the lake, recently transformed into a modern house of great charm and originality, is available for rent DIRECTLY FROM THE OWNER.

Living in villa San Remigio means embracing the lake from all the windows; walking through a park full of fragrant trees and flowers, which runs for 300 yards on the lake shore; bathing and sunbathing on the private beach; relaxing in the Finnish sauna and hot jacuzzi outdoor or in the turkish bath indoor; breathing the pure air of Villa Taranto and Villa San Remigio parks, over 40 acres of greenery that surround the property. These parks, the lake and the Alps are the only things in sight from the house.

You can enjoy a lunch in one of the three outdoor picnic areas, veritable open-air dining rooms; you can read a book or listen to music on the shore of the lake, or by the water lily pond sitting on the large circular stone seat where the Marquise Sophie loved to spend her time in contemplation of the lake.

The property is fully equipped and serviced by our gardener and housemaid; your holiday will be much more comfortable, unique and fascinating than in the best luxury hotel.

Villa San Remigio is situated in the most beautiful location on Lake Maggiore, the Castagnola promontory in Verbania-Pallanza, just north of the Borromeo Islands, where the view encompasses the entire lake from north to south.

The house is surrounded by the parks of San Remigio and Villa Taranto, probably the most beautiful botanical garden in Italy.

A cycling/walking path passes by the house and runs along the lake until the charming village center of Pallanza at less then 2 km. At 100m, in front of Villa Taranto, there is a ferry station taking you anywhere on the lake from the Borromeo Islands, Stresa, the monastery of Santa Caterina del Sasso, the Angera castle, all the way to Switzerland.

We recommend trekking in the National Park of Valgrande, the largest wilderness area in Italy, but also an outdoor museum of the ancient civilization of the Alps.

The closest golf courses:

8 Km - 10 minutes: Golf Verbania

20 Km - 20 minutes: Golf des Iles Borromees

24 Km - 30 min.: Golf Alpino (9 holes)

17 Km - 30 minutes: Golf Pian di Sole

50 Km - 40 min.: Golf Bogogno

23 Km - 50 min.: Golf dei Laghi

26 Km - 1 hour: Golf Club Varese

International Milan Malpensa airport (MXP) is at about 45'.

Size Sleeps up to 9, 4 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 3 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (3), Single beds (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Parking

About this location

The Lake Maggiore region

Verbania

About the owner

Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor

Guest reviews no reviews

Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor

Help other travellers decide where to stay

This holiday home hasn’t got any reviews yet. The average rating on Holiday Lettings is four out of five. This place could be newly added or perhaps it’s a well kept secret. Either way, it’s time to reveal all.

Be the first to write a review

This advert is created and maintained by the advertiser; we can only publish adverts in good faith as we don't own, manage or inspect any of the properties. We advise you to familiarise yourself with our terms of use.

Close

Book your stay

Enter dates for more accurate prices

*
*

Nights min stay , Changeover day Sat

Sleeps 9

    from £221 /night help

    Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Excludes fees (if applicable). Enter your dates to see the total cost.

    Subtotal

    Enter dates to see your price

    Owner fees cover things like cleaning. Click Book now to review a full breakdown of the cost before making your payment.

    This home can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank transfer)

    Pay online via Holiday Lettings with your credit/debit card or your PayPal account to be covered by Payment Protection

    Contact the owner

    Need more information first?

    Close
    *
    help

    Tick this box to request a quote for your stay. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online. Note that other guests may have received a quote for the same dates. The first one to pay gets the booking, so make your payment asap to secure your holiday.

      This home can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank transfer)

      Pay online via Holiday Lettings with your credit/debit card or your PayPal account to be covered by Payment Protection

      You're booking with

      Aldo P.

      94% Response rate

      Calendar last updated:23 Dec 2014

      Based in Italy

      Languages spoken
      • English
      • French
      • Spanish
      • Italian
      • Russian

      Also consider

      Lake Como 1769 properties
      Milan 1320 properties
      Lake Maggiore 494 properties
      Ticino 438 properties
      Province of Novara 146 properties
      Province of Milan 135 properties
      Province of Varese 126 properties
      Como Province 76 properties
      Province of Lecco 73 properties
      Province of Biella 55 properties
      Province of Vercelli 38 properties
      Cursolo Orasso 12 properties
      Valle di Blenio 12 properties
      Santa Maria Rezzonico 9 properties
      Ayas 8 properties
      Antagnod 7 properties
      Champoluc 6 properties
      Gressoney 6 properties

      Start a new search

      Don’t let an old browser slow down your holiday

      Your browser is out of date and might not work well with our website. Download the latest version to speed up your hunt for the perfect holiday home.

      Just click on the icons to get to the download page