Take in the effortless style of this 5* luxury home!
Nestled in the picturesque hillside setting of ancient Orino, this luxury 6 bed retreat offers a timeless and unique location for flexible Lake Maggiore stays. Also situated just 10 minutes drive from the well-serviced town of Laveno Mombello, the scene is set for fantastic luxury getaways!
The beautiful 6 bed 5 bath villa provides corporate groups and families with the ultimate escape. A keen eye for detail and style has been lovingly applied throughout; for a boutique appeal that is both restful and inspiring. Oozing a playful twist on the classic lifestyle of an Italian manor, bright and contemporary living spaces combine with rustic, romantic original features; for a truly timeless world. Not surprisingly, its unique and distinctive interior has led it to being featured in a number of Italian and German architecture magazines.
The luxury WIFI-enabled villa is ideal for curious and creative minds, with an inviting and unusual layout set across three floors. Featuring two separate entrances, guests can either enter from the courtyard level or from the first floor balcony, via the external spiral staircase. The courtyard level of the villa is set at pedestrian level, and inside comprises an inviting array of reception rooms’ ideal for holiday relaxing and entertaining. With carefree access also leading outside, guests can easily soak up summer enjoyment.
To the courtyard level, an uplifting kitchen diner with adjoining sitting room provides an ambient setting in which to rustle up memorable meals and enjoy quality moments together. High ceilings supported by whitewashed beams tower above an original marble flooring, that blends stylishly against a backdrop of contemporary mod cons. The chic fully-equipped kitchen features a spacious dining area and a lovely open fire; for a timeless appeal here in all seasons.
Adjoining the kitchen, the romantic sitting room provides a welcoming appeal at any time of day; with a writing desk, cosy sofas and exposed rustic stone interior to soak up. The courtyard level further features a unique barrel-vaulted TV snug, complete with a contemporary sitting area and fireplace. Offering the perfect excuse to curl up here and enjoy favourite movies together, guests will find a state-of-the-art TV with Dolby Surround and Bose speaker system to hand.
Alongside these family-friendly home comforts, the inviting floor also offers the opportunity for guests to enjoy an indulgent spa-like day in all seasons. Both easily accessed from the courtyard, the villa is equipped with an indoor heated swimming pool and luxury sauna. This floor is also ideally suited for accommodating any extra guests staying, with an inviting double bedroom featuring alongside a contemporary fitted shower room.
The first floor of the villa is reached by an external spiral staircase, and inside is as faithfully stylish and welcoming as the lower courtyard floor. Set at garden level too, the first floor provides easy access out to the lit-up alfresco dining terrace, private garage and parking facilities.
The villa’s principal sleeping quarters feature to the first and the second floor; with a double bedroom with access to a contemporary bathroom with shower and bath tub featuring to the first floor and 2 single bedrooms and 1 double bedroom with luxury en-suite bathroom to the second floor.
The second floor of the villa also boasts the perfect child and teenager-friendly ‘base’, with a naturally-lit loft-style games room that features comfortable floor cushions and an Xbox games console.
Private laundry facilities also feature within the villa, for extra convenience.
Outside, the split level garden enables guests to soak up a unique and captivating holiday haven. Set within the tranquil landscaped grounds, guests can enjoy summertime meals at the relaxed BBQ area, a carefree nap on one of the sun loungers or a game or two with the kids. The grounds also feature a dependant cottage ideal for sleeping extra guests and nannies. A double sofa bed features to the charming living room of the cottage, whilst a single bedroom with shower room also features. The idyllic garden views from the cottage also provide an inviting romantic appeal that is ideal for accommodating additional couples if needed.
From the luxurious home comfort and unique appeal of this distinctive family home, guests can take in the peace and quiet of the ancient town of Orino, or make a trip to the lakeside town Laveno, just 10 minutes drive away.
Serving as the perfect backdrop from which to enjoy authentic Italian dining and a carefree self-catering stay, the picturesque town of Laveno is also ideal for sightseeing; with visitors being able to hop on its ferry or train to explore.
A host of tourist hotspots are also on the doorstep of Laveno, including the scenic Funivie del Lago Maggiore, the castle of Rocca di Angera and the Museo Internazionale Design Ceramico.
Famous Varese (25km) and Arona (37km) are within easy reach for day trips, whilst the surrounding area offers a wealth of activities to take up; from hiking, horse riding and beach days to paddle boating, bird watching, golf, fishing, snorkelling, lake swimming, water sports, tennis and even paragliding. Ideal for wintertime stays too, the nearest Swiss and Italian ski resorts are Pian Di Sole Premeno (32km), Monte Tamaro (36km) and Mottarone (36km).
Laveno is also situated just 29.9km from Ascona Airport, 32km from Milan Malpensa and 72.6km from Milan Linate Airport; making it easy to reach the hillside retreat by car.
<b>EXTRA: Heating when needed-euro 35 per day
REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT of 500 Euro upon arrival</b>