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HISTORIC CENTER Gorgeous New Apt 5 MIN from Como Lake

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
4 nights

Description

Como Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Fantastic location and Lovely apartment right in the historic city center of amazing lake Como. Just a few steps away from the lake, high-end restaurants, train stations and Duomo. It has large and sunny living room with kitchen, specious bedroom with skylight, new remodeled bathroom, all the modern amenities and can be access by the Elevator. It has everything that you would expect in a well-equipped apartment -- fresh towels, sheets, toiletries, etc

Our apartment is beautiful and special, it has been decorated with lots of love. We speak English, Italian, Russian and so we would be welcoming you in to our home!

About the Building:

- The apartment is located in a beautiful palace with a magnificent courtyard, on an elegant street in the center of Como.

- Has New Elevator. A rare but very valuable addition!

- Short walk to the Lake, Supermarket, Duomo, Train Stations and Opera House

- Dining, bars, clubs and shopping at your doorstep

About the apartment:

- Gorgeous Three (3) Room Apartment (Bedroom, Living Room with Kitchen, Bathroom)

- Sunny bedroom has skylight.

- Professional Cleaning (performed immediately before and after each guest stay)

- Cable TV / DVD

- Wireless Internet

- Queen Size Bed

- Kitchen with Basic Cooking Supplies

- Washing machine

- Hair Dryer

- Renovated Kitchen, Living Room and Bathroom, 2 Balconies with nice view.

- High Ceilings

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Owner
Emily
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, russian, italian
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 10, 2016

Reviews

3/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

HISTORIC CENTER Gorgeous New Apt 5 MIN from Como Lake
average rating of 3.0 based on 4 reviews
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Holiday in Como

  • 1 of 5

We have been living in this apartment for 1 month. Photos of the flat are too nice at site, in real life it is very old and dirty. There are some things which MUST BE and WORK when the owner rent her flat to people. HERE THEY ARE: In first day when we moved to it ,of course we didn t notice that , but next day, we went to shop and bought lots of food and put it to the fridge, we found out that the FRIDGE DOESN T WORK ( it was too warm inside) we informed the owner but unfortunately we had to be living to the end of our vacation with the BROKEN FRIDGE.

WASHING MACHINE DOESN T WORK AT ALL also , maybe because it is too old and must be thrown away and the owner need to buy a new one.

ALL WARDROBES ARE UNDER LOCK AND KEY. The owner keeps there her own things so be ready that you will have no space where to put your things.

THERE IS NO CONDITIONER in the flat , in summer it is very hot inside even with open windows. The bedroom are without windows so it is the hottest place in the flat, when you open the skylight it doesn t help at all.

THERE ARE ONLY 3 TOWELS NOT FREST AT ALL and it doesn t mean how much people will live in the flat , anyway you will have only 3 SMALL not new TOWELS. We were 2 persons, and 3 small towels is not enought at all ,because in fact you have only 2 towels as 1 is for the floor( small one).

KITCHEN ARE VERY POOR for cooking . It is not possible to use frying pans, they are too old and you only spoil food using them.

BED SHEETS ARE ALSO POOR there are only 2 and not fresh also.

THERE IS A HUGE PROBLEM THERE WITH ELECTRICAL OUTLETS if you want to use them then take adapter

CURTAINS on the kitchen are very dirty, it seems to me that they werent be washed for min 5 years ,so better not touch them as much dust will fly in the air

TOO MUCH NOISE from outside.

AT SITE IS WRITTEN " Professional Cleaning (performed immediately before and after each guest stay)" when we moved to the flat the owner told us " when you leave the flat you must clean it for next guests because the same did people who lived her before you" THAT is called "Professional Cleaning" . So, you pay money and then need to clean to receive your deposit back.

Now we understand why THE PRICE FOR THIS FLAT is so CHEAP comparing with other apartments in Como. So if now working thing and dirty and old towels and poor kitchen is not problem for you , you can stay here.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Just average

  • 3 of 5

Location is convenient for the area. improper scratched pots and dingy old towels should be replaced as previous reviewers have stated. More substantial drapery would buffer some of the very loud street noise and provide privacy

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Lake Como

  • 4 of 5

Very cute apartment, enjoyed 3 nights there. It was convenient to everything, 4 minutes to Duomo, 5 minutes to waterfront and ferries. Some good restaurants within 5 minute walk as well as good shopping. Everything was clean and looks exactly as presented.

The thing I really missed was an iron & ironing board and bath towels as we know them in USA (large and fluffy).

As a recommendation to the owners it would have been helpful to have the name and directions for a grocery store, some nice restaurants etc. So it wasn't such a search the first day. I would recommend Osteria L'Angolo del Silenzio, just outside the walls at Viale Lecco 25. (Don't let the outside fool you).

Groceries can be purchased at Coin and the best bread and pastry at Bereta (there are a few of them).

Great time, can't wait to come back again.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely apt in the center of Como's old town.

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I spent a week at this apt in Sept. and found it to be comfortable and conveniently located in Como. The renovation was done with good detail. The apt is not equipped well for cooking, but we had planned on eating out each night, so that wasn't a problem for us. All in all, a lovely place to stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

Rates & Availability

Como Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$119
$785
$2,100
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $42 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150

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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Amenities

Como Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 65 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • New beautiful design
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • New Sunny Bedroom and Skylight with sliding mirror.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

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