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Villa La Ruga – Home 1351550 Villa

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 8 sleeps
  • 2 nights min stay

Villa / 5 bedrooms / 4 bathrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner


Villa la Ruga is a lakefont property placed in Argegno, just 20 minutes from Como, due to the unique location with a 180° Lake view.

The private boat house gives direct access to the Lake; you can start your boat tour directly from the Villa and discover our beauties.

The garden is ultimate to relax or get suntan; play bocce or make barbecue.

The main terrace is there for sunbathing or al fresco dinners.

The private parking give you comfortable access to the Villa.

The Villa can accomodate up to 8 people.

The interiors.

On the ground floor:

Spacious living room typified by arched glass doors, 180° lake views, TV, DVD player, audio system, stone fireplace and drinking area with direct access to the garden.

Kitchen provides all facilities: owen, gas hob, espresso machine, coffee machine and dishwasher. Direct access to the main terrace.

Service bathroom for guest to use.

On the mezzanine floor.

Master double bedroom with bathroom in-suite, private balcony and an idyllic 180° lake view.

On the upper floor.

Two areas, each comprised of one double and one single bedrooms with own bathroom suites, offer privacy and luxury accommodation to family or groups of friends. Elegant furniture, parquet flooring and direct access to the terraces.

Services provided.

Wi-fi access, washing machine, bed linen, towels, BBQ, final service charge.

Extra services.

Personal chef, private boat, extra service charge and tourist guide.

Next to the Villa.

Argegno, just five minutes walking the little village offers restaurants, cafes, bars, Pizzeria, grocery shop and a passenger ferry service. Cable railway takes visitors to Pigra, a balcony on the lake, ideal to start walking tours. Argegno is connected to all the beautiful pearls of the lake by a public transport: Bellagio, Villa Carlotta (botanical garden), Villa Balbianello. Argegno is 25 minutes driving from Menaggio, with is famous Lido, and cars/passengers ferryboat which takes visitors to the other famous Golden triangle towns of Varenna and Bellagio. In 20 minutes you can reach Como town which offers high street shopping, cafes, bars and restaurants. The famous Duomo, Volta Museum, Palazzo Broletto, Villa Olmo with its year round art and musical events are just some of the place that you can visit. On the way to Como you can stop to thelakeside towns of Carate Urio, Laglio and Cernobbio with their peaceful charm and elegant villas and gardens can be explored at your leisure.

Night life on the lake: Lido di Lenno, Lido di Bellagio, clubs and bars of Como offer music and fun until the morning.

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Double Bed
    Bedroom 2: Double Bed
    Bedroom 3: Double Bed
    Bedroom 4: Single Bed
    Bedroom 5: Single Bed
  • 1 En suite, 2 Shower rooms, 1 Toilet Only


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Air conditioning
  • Mountain Views
  • Private garden
  • Climbing frame
  • BBQ
  • Patio
  • Waterfront
  • Solarium or roof terrace
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Boat available
  • Bicycles available
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Safe
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Telephone
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

during your Holiday I can recommend you: - to explore St. Moritz and the Engadina by Bernina Express. Bernina Express in one of the most spectacular ways to cross the Alps that links up regions with different languages and cultures. This is not a rack railway and the train winds its way gently through splendid scenery. One of the highlights is the panoramic journey through the UNESCO World Heritage RhB. - tasting tour experience: food & wine tours in Piedmont, northern Italy, where some of the finest Italian wines are produced – Barolo, Barbaresco and Barbera to mention but a few. - discover Lago Maggiore: from Ascona and Locarno to Arona the lakeside road...

Interaction with guest

Getting married at the Villa or make unique your event. Villa la Ruga is available for your special date. The service is avialable only upon our approval.


Check in time:16:00, Check out time:10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: (£45.19) €50.00
Yes, smoking allowed
Cancellation policy
View Policy

House rules

Event are allowed on request.
Pets are allowed on request.


About the owner

Francesco R.
Average reply time:
3 hours 4 minutes
Response rate:
Calendar updated::
03 Dec 2018
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English

This Villa has 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and sleeps 8. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 30 Jan 2014. Located in Lake Como, it has 122 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £2712 to £5242.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 03 Dec 2018.


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Guest reviews

Excellent – based on 122 reviews Excellent
122 reviews

Very Good

“Outstandingly Beautiful & Fantastic Francesco !”

Reviewed 5 Aug 2018

If only we could give this 10*s ! Amazing ! A wonderful villa in a beautiful location ! Very private and secluded yet less than 1km from the port of Argegno and it’s pretty square with many restaurants and an ice cream parlour ! Regular ferry rides on rapid, steam and normal services available to most other ports on Lake Como ! Also the funivia cable car to Pigra is only 1 km away through the quaint village paths ... Spacious bedrooms with air conditioning in 4 of bedrooms and so much space in the rest of the house that no one ever felt on top of one another. A table tennis room and laundry was a great addition ! A bar and huge dining area aswell as the table in the kitchen were available but we chose to sit outside and look at the stunning views morning, noon and night ! The space outside was sensationally planned out and, with direct access to the lake through the boathouse, it’s like having your own huge private pool ! Security is great with electric gates and thecilla is not overlooked at all from any angle ... other than out on the water Francesco is the best host we have ever had on a trip and he couldn’t have been anymore helpful ! So friendly and welcoming and such a pleasure to meet ! Genuinely excited to share his grandparents lakeside home to those who have booked... we wish we could have stayed longer !

“Amazing lakeside villa”

Reviewed 22 Apr 2018

This surely is the most amazing lakeside villa. Stunning property with amazing views of the mountains and lake. The house is excellent with fabulous gardens. We spent an afternoon on the lake in the boat from the villa and used the private chef one evening, all of which are amazing. Its only a 5min walk to the centre of Argegno (about 50m of which is along the main road the rest is pedestrian only) for pastries and morning coffee or great local restaurants in the evening. The house itself has many facilities including boules (floodlight), table tennis and use of a motor boat and the rooms are spacious and private from each other and all with lake views. Excellent holiday.

“Gorgeous location”

Reviewed 6 Apr 2015

Francesco is an excellent host and went out of his way to look after our multigenerational family. Our children had so much fun in the house exploring the grounds and its nooks and quirky rooms. The villa 's location is perfect for exploring the lake.

“Fantastic spot, amazing views, mooring, 1km from Argegno”

Reviewed 2 May 2014

Very nice villa. Superb views. 3 excellent bedrooms all with balconies and 1 further pretty good one. 5th is off another bedroom so more limited use. Mooring is in a boat house, so limits boat to about 26 feet x 2.5 metres. A little shady in the evenings. Argegno is a nice town about 10 mins walk away. About 5 or 6 bars and restaurants. Definitely recommended. Good driveway albeit steep. Parks about 3 cars plus a double garage to use. Electric gates and superb gardens. All in all recommended.

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