The house is divided in 2 flats in a garden of about 15.000 sqm, with olive trees and more than 80 fruit trees ( pears, apples, apricots, kiwi...) The propriety is located on the hills close to the Lake Maggiore and Lake Orta. There is a little river which pass through the land with inside fish and prawn, it is amazing to take sleep with the sound of the water along the waterfall...if you need quite and relax this is a perfect place, moreover without to take car, you can climb on the Mottarone mountain, or around the forest (always full of birds, deer, fox and incredible flowers) which is close to the propriety. Mountain bike and others service are available. SERVICES: Supermarket: 4km. Pharmacy: 2 km. Restaurants: 300 mt. Highway Milano-Gravellona: 2 km. Switzerland: 62 km. Milan: 60 km. Genova: 170 km. Stresa: 11 km. Lake Maggiore: 6 km. Lake Orta: 8 km. Lake di Varese: 30 km. Lake Como: 60 km. Mountain Bianco: 120 km. Mountain Rosa: 30 km. Mottarone: 20 km.
Nightlife and Restaurants: Lake Maggiore it is famous for his night life and for the incredible restaurant with amazing view, in some place you can look 7 lakes. Owner speaks English and he can suggests you all details about disco, pub, and traditional restaurant Moreover he can helps you for trekking (Val Grande park most wildest park in Italy it is only 20/30 minutes by car from the property), walking route (you can go out by foot from the garden and walk for hours and hours without cross roads, find peoples and noise in a different treks). Please if you need more info, you don't hesitate to contact me.
Adventure: You will have the possibility to discover the wonderful landscape of the Maggiore Lake with its Bella, Madre and Fishermen Islands, and the beautiful Orta Lake with its San Giulio island. Moreover, in maximum half an hour by car, you will reach Val d’Ossola and Val Sesia, two wonderful Alpine Valleys around the Rosa Mountain (4.634 m high) with many walk and ski areas, from Simplon Pass you can reach border with Canton Vallese in Switzerland. There are plenty of solutions for your free time.
'One Day Trip':: 3 suggestions of 'One Day Trip': A trip by Cable-Car from Stresa to Mottarone mountain top: wonderful view on the Alps and on the Lake. A Car ride to Orta S.Giulio passing thru Il Mottarone: after that v. nice view from Mottarone, you will find a peaceful out-of-it-all atmosphere in Orta S.Giulio. A trip by Boat visiting S.Caterina del Sasso (a nice Monastery in a breathtaking place), Isola Bella, Isola dei Pescatori (nice Restaurants), Stresa and then back to Meina! Botanic Gardens. If you like gardening then you might be interested in visiting one of the numerous Botanic Gardens in Stresa, Verbania or Isola Madre considered some of the best of the Europe. Local Markets. Everyday from 8:00 to 13:00 you have a Local Markets in one of the villages near Meina. They might not be large but they are always worth a look! This year you have: Monday/Baveno, Tuesday/Arona, Wednesday/Luino & Sesto Calende, Thursday/Lesa, Friday/Stresa, and Saturday/Verbania.
Welcome to the land of seven lakes (Maggiore, Orta, Mergozzo, Varese, Como, Lugano, Monate…)!!!
Particularly favoured by a mild climate, Lake Maggiore is a highly sought after tourist destination; on its shores many are the localities of international renown that are to be found, among which Arona, Belgirate, Stresa (which a modern cableway connects to the ski slopes of Mottarone), Meina, Baveno Verbania and Cannobio. Cruising the lake with modern boats and fast hydrofoils is a very developed activity.
You will have the possibility to discover the wonderful landscape of the Maggiore Lake with its Bella, Madre and Fishermen Islands, and the beautiful Orta Lake with its San Giulio island. Moreover, in maximum half an hour by car, you will reach Val d’Ossola and Val Sesia, two wonderful Alpine Valleys around the Rosa Mountain (4.634 m high) with many walk and ski areas.
Golf: There are 6 different Golf Courses located within 30km from the property:
Castelconturbia golf club - Agrate Conturbia, 27 buche, tel. 00390322/832093 20KM.
Piandisole circolo golf - Premeno, 9 buche, tel. 0323/587100 20KM.
Stresa golf club alpino - Vezzo, 9 buche, tel. 0323/20642 15KM.
Bogogno golf club - Bogogno 20km
Ski: Mottarone: 20 KM;
Mountain Rosa and, Mountain Bianco: Alagna Indrem (free ride paradise) 80km; Macugnaga 50km; Cervinia 130km; Courmayeur 170km....