A stunning lake view getaway close to Varenna!
Located in a breathtaking lake view residence on the Bellano hillside this contemporary duplex property is perfect for couples holidaying together who want sophisticated surroundings in a natural setting close to activities and attractions.
The sunny open plan living room boasts spectacular lake views with glass French doors opening out onto a private sunny balcony ideal for enjoying alfresco dining and evening aperitifs. A wonderful sitting area with sofa, wall mounted TV with DVD player and a fabulous newly fitted contemporary kitchen with dining area is ideal for preparing meals in a sociable and relaxed environment.
Modern open tread stairs lead to the loft floor above which boasts splendid lake views and high beamed ceilings for added warmth and romance.
Two stylish and beautifully furnished double bedrooms are provided making the property ideal for couples travelling together and a contemporary tiled bathroom with power shower, wash basin, WC, bidet and washing machine is also provided for guests.
Guests can enjoy the fabulous residence which overlooks the lakefront town of Bellano on the eastern shore and which provides guests with parking and a fabulous shared swimming pool to enjoy.
Just a short drive takes guests to the vibrant commercial and visitor town centre which has a stunning ancient old town characterised by baroque architectures and cobbled streets with a modern day street and promenade providing all the desired amenities for your stay including supermarkets, shops, delicatessens, cafes and some superb local restaurants. Bellano also enjoys a Yacht club for both children and adults and boasts excellent public transport links with a frequent bus service to Varenna and the surrounding hillside towns, a train service to Lecco- Milan and a main road which leads to the beautiful resort town of Varenna in just 7 minutes.
Local activities include hiking to the spectacular natural gorge, which was created 15 million years ago and which is a breathtaking walk.
Guests can also enjoy walking up to the famous medieval Castello di Vezio above Varenna, where throughout the summer months evening banquets, music festivals and falconry displays are performed and enjoyed.
From the picturesque resort town of Varenna guests will find even more restaurants and cafes to enjoy as well as the many boutique clothes and craft shops which line the charming cobbled streets and romantic piazzas.
A frequent car and passenger ferry service also operates from Varenna to the other famous golden triangle towns of Bellagio and Menaggio.
For sport lovers the central lake enjoys sailing schools, boat hire services, chartered yacht hire, wind surfing, paragliding, quad biking, tennis, the famous Menaggio and Cadenabbia golf club and the popular lakefront lidos. For history and horticultural lovers the nearby central lake attractions of Villa Monastero, Villa Melzi, Villa Carlotta and Villa Balbianello are all delightful and are highly recommended.