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Cozy and quiet home on Lake Como, free wifi

Bedrooms 1
Space 40 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome


About the property

large room, loft, independent access, lake view

The accommodation is easily reached by car or bus and is located just minutes from the lake.

It is located in the upper part of town and the lake can also be reached on foot along a staircase.

Please note that the walk back from the lake can be tiring for those not used to walk, as the height difference is about 100 meters.

Newly renovated apartment in a typical house at lake. It can accommodate up to 4 people. It has private parking and free wifi.

Consists of a single large local ca. 40 sqm. with loft, where is the double bed. In the living area is the kitchen with freezer, oven and microwave, living room with satellite television and dvd player. It is available an additional sofa with two single beds. The bathroom is located at the level of the living area, is equipped with shower and wash machine. From both levels you can enjoy views of the lake. On the balcony of the entrance you can have lunch. private garden is available, which is accessed from outside the house on another level.

The area is very quiet but at the same time enjoys the basic necessities, such as, for example, the grocery store ca. 100 meters, the pharmacy and the typical restaurant of the village about 100 meters.

In short, our guests can enjoy the feeling of an escape from urban stress, but staying so close to Como and a 45-minute drive from the center of Milan. We can arrange transport by car to the house of our guests arriving by train or bus.

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Manuela Pessani
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, german, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 27, 2017

About Manuela Pessani

My name is Manuela, my husband Donato and I, love Como Lake. In 2007 we bought this old house, to which we are very fond of, and with love and respect we have renovated it.This house has so much story to tell. It was built at the beginning of 1900 as a barn, and over the years has become home. We have it furnished with care, following our tastes and also using objects that have a story to tell and sweet memories.

Manuela Pessani purchased this apartment in 2007

Why Manuela Pessani chose Moltrasio

We would like to share with our guests from around the world, the beauty of our land, rich in history and nature.

What makes this apartment unique

Ideal for a relaxing stay


Moltrasio Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 40 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , shower , bidet
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • Room with double bed in the loft, accessible by a spiral staircase. Window overlooking the lake.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • library
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • water skiing
Moltrasio, picturesque village, famous tourist center of Lake Como, is lying on the west bank of the lake and clinging to the slopes of Mount Bisbino. On the slopes of the latter stood several quarries from which was extracted a stone building of gray-blue color known and used throughout the villages .From area you can hike onto the trails that offer the possibility to admire beautiful landscapes and enjoy coolness of the woods


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Cozy and quiet home on Lake Como, free wifi
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews
Carmel, CA

Absolute perfection!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed in Manuela's lovely place, and I can't sing her praises enough. It truly felt like an oasis, and I often pretended that I'd left all the madness of my real life behind, and this was my new home... First of all, it's so quiet and peaceful. When I opened the windows, I heard nothing but birds chirping and the waterfall (that we had a view of). A lovely garden with tomatoes and peppers provided a beautiful salad daily, as well as a perfect place for an afternoon nap. We didn't have a car, so the walk up and down the steps to the water got us in great shape! Manuela was so helpful every step of the way; from our very first inquiry to helping us navigate the bus system back to Milan. She was an absolute joy. Don't hesitate to stay in this spotless and charming home. I'm already looking forward to coming back next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jackie, thank you very much for your nice review! You and your family are always welcome. I hope to see you again. Have a nice life in California! With love Manuela and Donato
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Southwest USA

Absolutely Excellent

  • 5 of 5

After traveling thru Italy for a week & staying at hotels & apartments, we arrived in Moltrasio for a relaxing 6 days at the end of our trip. Manuela & Donato's property is just the best place you will ever stay. It's located up a quiet street overlooking Lake Como, with a waterfall view out the bedroom window. It is modern, completely equipped & spotlessly clean. It even has a parking spot for your car....try & find that at any other property in Italy. When we arrived, Manuela spent time with us going over everything we needed to know about the house & area. She even had fruit, cheese & water in the refrigerator for us. There is a small market & fabulous restaurant, Fagiano, just down the street. Also there is a small local's bar at the bottom of the hill. Manuela & her husband Donato were charming hosts, & we look forward to returning as soon as we can. You can't find a better value & location in all of the Lake Como area.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Skip, dear Ann, we want to thank you for your nice words. As already told, you are wonderful people and we hope to see you again soon. Donato and I wish you much happiness. Have you as guests made us very happy and proud. We send you a big kiss Manuela and Donato
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séjour au calme dans village pittoresque

  • 5 of 5

Très agréable maison avec tout le confort et bien équipée. Manuela est charmante. Le village est calme et agréable. 4 nuits c était trop court !! On aura plaisir à revenir autant pour la location que pour le lac de come.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cher Severine Jérôme et Nathan, nous vous remercie beaucoup pour les belles paroles. Ce fut un réel plaisir d'accueillir. La maison était très propre. Vous êtes toujours les bienvenus. Mario envoie un salut particulier à Nathan! miaoooo! Manuela et Donato
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A Little Jewel in Moltrasio

  • 5 of 5

I've spent a couple of days in this apartment with my wife and our children. The house is very comfortable and equipped with everything you may need; appliances are new and well kept, there are plenty of towels, plates, blankets and they also gave us a "survival kit" for breakfast :) The care and love that Manuela and Donato have put into this house is undeniable and it translates in a very enjoyable stay. The surroundings are charming, beautiful and quiet, the only warning that I feel to share is that Moltrasio is a very "vertical" city and there are a lot of stairs to climb; if you have troubles walking this could be a problem. I highly recommend this house and I personally hope to have the opportunity to come back there, sooner or later.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ivan thanks for the nice words. Host you and your family has been a real pleasure. I hope to see you soon. With love Manuela and Donato.
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  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé 2 semaines dans l'appartement de Manuela et Donato et sommes rentrés enchantés de notre séjour.

Nous confirmons tout ce qui a été déjà été dit par les précédents locataires. L'appartement est très agréable à vivre, très bien équipé et offre une vue partielle sur le lac depuis toutes les fenêtres. Nous avons apprécié de disposer d'une place de parking attitrée. Moltrasio est un village authentique, accroché à la montagne : à conseiller aux amateurs de calme et qui ne craignent pas de descendre et monter des escaliers! Nombreuses possibilités de ballades et de randonnées dans la région. Magnifiques villas autour du lac, décor enchanteur.

Quant à Manuela et Donato, ils sont très sympathiques, disponibles et attentionnés.

Bref, nous vous recommandons vivement cette location.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nous vous remercions Estelle et Serge. Nous sommes très heureux que vous avez apprécié vos vacances sur le lac de Côme. Vous avez été très sympathique et agréable. Nous vous souhaitons beaucoup de bonheur. Nous vous saluons très cher. A bientôt Manuela e Donato
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Très agréable semaine sur le lac de Côme

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons séjourné à Moltrasio du 04 au 11 juillet 2015.

Accueil très chaleureux de Manuela et Donato ; à notre arrivée nous avons eu l'agréable surprise de trouver des spécialités italiennes dans le frigo ainsi que des fruits et tout pour le petit déjeuner du lendemain.

Manuela et Donato sont de très bon conseil pour les visites touristiques ainsi que pour le choix des restaurants ( un petit classeur et des dépliants touristiques sont à notre disposition)

L'appartement est très propre, bien agencé, équipé et décoré avec soins.

Ne pas hésiter à louer cet appartement pour découvrir cette belle région d'Italie et faire la connaissance des charmants propriétaires

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Cher Sylvie et Christian, je vous remercie beaucoup pour vos gentils mots. Vous êtes très sympathique et agréable et ce fut un plaisir de vous rencontrer et de vous avoir comme invités. Nous espérons vous voir bientôt. Manuela e Donato.
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Rates & Availability

Moltrasio Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $215
pulizie finali $54

Check in dalle 15 alle 20. Check out entro le ore 11. Check in dopo le 20 sono possibili solo previo accordo e con pagamento extra di €20

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Linate (Mi) Malpensa (Va)
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Lounge Bar Vecchina, Albergo Imperialino, Posta
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Imbarco di Moltrasio - Navigazione Lago di Como
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Como Lago
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Como Nord (ultima uscita per l'Italia) A9
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Trattoria del Fagiano
Nearest Ski
20 Kilometres
Lanzo Intelvi
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Lido di Moltrasio
Car: recommended

Moltrasio, picturesque village, famous tourist center of Lake Como, is lying on the western shore of the lake and clinging to the slopes of Mount Bisbino. On the slopes of the latter stood several quarries from which was extracted a building stone of gray-blue known and used throughout the area .From the fractions you can hike onto the trails that offer the opportunity to admire and enjoy the splendid views coolness of the forest

 Among the beauties of the country, Villa Passalacqua built at the behest of the Odescalchi family towards the end of '700, surrounded by a beautiful garden with terraces supported by vaults and walls and a nineteenth-century chapel with medieval sculptures. Also worth visiting is the beautiful church of San Martino, situated in the hamlet Borgo, in a dominant position, built on a previous Romanesque building.

From Moltrasio you can easily reach the famous lakeside towns of Treemezzo with the splendid Villa Carlotta, Cernobbio, Menaggio and Bellagio or the most popular Como.

Thanks to a well organized ferry service, you can make beautiful trips across the lake, enjoying unparalleled views of landscape.


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