|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
VILLA CORTESE BELLAGIOVilla Cortese is an elegant historical villa located on the shores on Lake Como just a short drive from Bellagio, the â€˜Jewel of Lake Como’.The Villa is located on the lakeshore and is surrounded by the a beautiful extensive park with elegant swimming pool, overlooked by century old trees. The friendly, unobtrusive owner has his own residence on the far side of the park and driveway with its own independent parking area and garden; he uses it only at weekends and holidays.The fantastic location of the property makes it the perfect base for those who wish to explore the lake using either the public ferries or a private boat. It is also ideal for daily trips in the area beyond Lake Como: Lecco, Como, Bergamo, Milan, Lugano are all within an easy 90 minutes drive or less from the property.Only 2 minutes walk from the villa there is one of the best typical trattoria’s of the area. Alternatively, guests may request a chef service at the villa.The villa which dates back to the end of the 19th century offers accommodation on two floors.Guests can drive up to the main door.Ground Floor: elegant entrance with the marble fireplace, frescoed ceilings, chandeliers and spacious living/dining area. From the living room access to the lakeside outside area. Also on this floor there is the fully equipped kitchen. There are two half bathrooms (toilet and sink only) and one full bathroom with shower that is also used as laundry room with washing machine, dryer and ironing facilities.For those who prefer eating â€˜al fresco’, the BBQ is just outside the living area with outside tables overlooking the lake.First Floor: easily reached via the lift or the stairway, it offers seven bedrooms, each with its own bathroom (5 with shower and two with bathtub). Three rooms are twin bedded and four have queen size beds. There is also a study with Satellite TV and beautiful lake view terrace. Internet connection is wireless throughout the property (bring your own laptop).Facilities and services included: remote controlled gate opening onto the private driveway, private parking for 5 cars, gardening service once a week, BBQ and outside dining area overlooking the lake, pool cleaning/maintenance, swimming pool heating on request, sunbathing area with sun loungers, small tables and outdoor shower, pool towels, air conditioning in every room, central heating for winter, microwave, electric oven, coffee machine, kettle, toaster, American fridge and freezer, dishwasher, Satellite TV, CD player, telephone for incoming and outgoing calls, wireless ADSL internet connection (bring your own laptop), laundry room with washing and drying machine, ironing facilities, lift, hairdryer in each bathroom, complimentary sample amenities in each bathroom (soap, bath foam, shampoo, body lotion and shower cap), bathroom towels with mid week change, bed linen, 9 hours cleaning service during the week, final cleaning, English speaking manager on call available 24/7, first aid kit.Additional services on request and payable extra: additional maid service, food delivery service, private chef, babysitter, baby cot and high chair.Please NOTE: This villa is also available for short stays, events and we can accept mid week dates.Sleeps 14 Code LC073Distances:Nearest village: Limonta 1kmNearest restaurant: typical trattoria just outside the gate of the villaBoat and bus stop: 5 minutes walkNearest shops: Bellagio 6kmNearest airports: Milan Linate 70km, Milan Malpensa 90km, Bergamo Orio al Serio 60kmNearest cities: Milan 75km, Como 30km, Lecco 20km, Verona 170km
CHECK IN: 16:00 17:00 *** LATE ARRIVAL ON REQUEST AND SUBJECT TO CONFIRMATION ***CHECK OUT: 10:00PAYABLE LOCALLY: REFUNDABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT EUR 800.