For guests wanting to be in the heart of Menaggio, this fabulous property delivers! Situated along the main road just 1 minute from the picturesque lake front with its shops, cafés, restaurants and Lido, this holiday property (ID 885) is ideal for small groups and families.
The property boasts air-conditioning and provides guests with two spacious living areas ideal for relaxing and entertaining with a spacious country style room with sofa, beamed ceiling, warm painted walls, terracotta tiles and an open fireplace to provide an informal space to unwind. French doors lead out to a sunny private balcony terrace which enjoys views over the vibrant town of Menaggio and also the Lake.
The second living area is more contemporary in design with white walls, a comfortable leather sofa, flat screen SAT TV, a charming fireplace and a comfortable dining area. A modern fully fitted kitchen provides guests with all the desired appliances and utensils to cook lovely meals from the fresh local produce during their stay, including a gas hob oven, microwave and dishwasher.
The accommodation is flexible and is suited to either couples travelling together or small groups and families. Each of the two bedrooms is furnished to a clean comfortable standard and fitted with Italian Matrimonial style doubles which are adult size single beds twinned.
The property conveniently provides two modern bathrooms with power showers, washbasin, WC and bidet. A washing machine is also provided in the property.
The location is perfect for guests travelling on public transport with a bus stop located just 1 minutes walk away with a service to the northern towns of the lake, to Porlezza, Lugano and to the southern towns towards Como city.
A taxi rank, boat taxi, a seasonal airport shuttle service and car and passenger ferry port are also situated just a stone’s throw away!
The picturesque town of Menaggio enjoys a fabulous central lake location, close to all the famous attractions and activities. Guests can enjoy a morning cappuccino in the pretty lakefront piazzas, a stroll along the idyllic promenade, boutique shopping and the fabulous modern Lido di Menaggio with sandy beach, swimming pools, cocktail lounge and onsite pizzeria which is popular throughout the day and evening.
Menaggio is a picturesque village nestled in a convenient central position on the lake. It is a historical lake side town with many quaint neighbourhoods which extend north along the lake and up into the green hills and valleys. Menaggio offers stunningly beautiful views of Lake Como and the majestic mountains which surround it overlooked by the Alps to the North.
There is a fine selection of restaurants, delis, fresh grocers and of course delicious gelato and pizza! To keep you moving and fit while on vacation: play a round of golf at the infamous Menaggio & cadenabbia Golf Club, mini golf, hiking trails, mountain biking, free climbing, swimming and a new orienteering field all located in stunning locations -these are just a few possibilities offered to you in and around Menaggio. There is a museum dedicated to Leonardo da Vinci at the new “Lido Giardino” and in the Val Senagra Park, a museum featuring the value of antique buildings, artisan and peasant objects and creations. Other culturally rich events including music, fireworks, public markets and local festivals are to be enjoyed.
Menaggio’s tourist office is situated in the main square, Piazza Garibaldi, offers a great deal of information detailing what’s going on in and around the lakes, sightseeing, history and sporting activities.
During the summer the area boasts fantastic opportunities for many activities including mountain biking, cycling, horse riding, walking, many water sports including kite surfing, fishing, tennis, and of course golf at the historic Mennagio & Cadenabbia Golf Club. The Ferries run from Menaggio to both the North and South of Lake Come making it an ideal centre for sightseeing. The lovely lakeside and harbour have many cafés where you can sit and relax while watch the world go by.
Lombardy - Lake Como Area:
The Italian Lakes are a little slice of paradise. Elegant ribbons of blue water stretch out ahead, folded into the sun-baked foothills, with a spectacular back drop of the snow-capped Alps.
Lake Como offers hidden treasures just waiting for the visitor to discover them: charming corners forgotten by time, lakeside villages where nothing seems to have changed for centuries.
It is steeped in history with an immense collection of churches, architectural masterpieces and works of art covering the centuries. The lake is situated in a basin surrounded by wooded mountains, and offers an extremely varied landscape, with its' shores featuring a succession of pastures, and woods as well as harsh and impressive rock formations.
All this alongside elegant, lakeside villas with sub-tropical gardens, which provide a haven of peace and tranquillity and chic resorts such as Varenna, Bellagio, Menaggio and Como itself.