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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
4 nights minimum
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Villa Isella is a magnificently restored 17th century property which boasts a fantastic central location and nestles on a quiet & charming sunny hill side, in the mountains above the small and bustling beautiful town of Menaggio, on Lake Como. From the gardens you overlook the nature reserve of Lake Piano with stunning views of the surrounding majestic mountains and Lake Lugano, which is situated on the Swiss border. We are proud to offer you our beautiful two bedroom apartment which is ideal for couples or families, split over two floors, sleeping up to six with a full size sofa bed, Located on the side of the property which is set in tranquil parkland grounds includes a swimming pool, your own private parking space and electronic security gates for total privacy.In the mountains above Me...Villa Isella is a magnificently restored 17th century property which boasts a fantastic central location and nestles on a quiet & charming sunny hill side, in the mountains above the small and bustling beautiful town of Menaggio, on Lake Como. From the gardens you overlook the nature reserve of Lake Piano with stunning views of the surrounding majestic mountains and Lake Lugano, which is situated on the Swiss border. We are proud to offer you our beautiful two bedroom apartment which is ideal for couples or families, split over two floors, sleeping up to six with a full size sofa bed, Located on the side of the property which is set in tranquil parkland grounds includes a swimming pool, your own private parking space and electronic security gates for total privacy.In the mountains above Menaggio, (approx 7km), an ideal location to explore Lake Como. Lugano in Switzerland can easily be reached within 20 mins and Lake Maggiore is only 45mins away. Great during the summer but also wonderful as a winter retreat, with sking nearby in the popular resorts of Madesimo 1.5 hours away & St Moritz approx 2 hours. More
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About the Owner
Kathy C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2006
Interaction with guests
We provide a professional Meet & Greet service for key handover from 3pm (can be flexible) until 9:30pm. Our meet and greet lady will meet you at the property, handover keys and show you around the grounds. She will be your point of contact whilst on your holiday should there be anything you need or if you need any hints and tips for your stay.
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Reviewed August 16, 2016

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Date of stay: August 2016
Reviewed May 16, 2016

The scenery is beautiful and the location is very quiet and peaceful. The apartment is well equipped and comfortable. It is well worth a visit and I thoroughly enjoyed my stay.

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Ann M
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Reviewed January 16, 2016

We had a fabulous 2 weeks at Villa Isella in the summer holidays. The villa and grounds are beautifully kept, and as most of the apartments are privately owned, everyone there really cared about the gardens and grounds. My 12 year olds spent many hours...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Sa11yJF
Reviewed June 13, 2015

The villa is in a perfect location, in a quiet setting where you can unwind after a busy day. But still close to Menaggio. Kathy's apartment overlooks a quiet lane and it was lovely to eat breakfast on the balcony and see the occasional walker,...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank Sue M
Reviewed April 5, 2015

The setting/location of Villa Isella was ideal as we were only a few minutes from Menaggio & Lugano so we had the luxury of exploring both Italian & Swiss lakes. Your apartment was really lovely, had everything we needed and felt really homely. The grounds...More

Date of stay: June 2014
Thank Sheila W
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
Water Park Nearby
TV
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Water Views
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Elevator/Lift access
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
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About the neighbourhood
Menaggio tourist office is situated in the main square and offers a great deal of information detailing what’s on in the lakes, sightseeing, history and sporting activities. Menaggio has its own boat terminals for various trips around the lake which is ideal for travel to many of the other lakeside towns and places of interest. Buses run regularly to Lugano, Como & St Moritz from Piazza Garibaldi on the main waterfront if you wish to travel further afield. During the summer the area boasts fantastic opportunities for many activities including mountain biking, cycling, horse riding , walking, fishing, tennis and many water sports including kite surfing & speedboat hire.
Getting around
Car is essential to reach our apartment. However public transport is a great way to get around the lake and surrounding areas. Simply park your car along the lakeside and take a ferry or bus to explore lakeside towns and villages. For Lake Como the nearest ferry is Menaggio (7k) and for Lake Lugano Porlezza (2km) Parking spaces in Italy are marked white or blue. White is free parking and blue requires a ticket from nearby ticket machines - a few Euro's will allow you to park for most of the day.
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