About the property
- Apartment1076 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 nights
4 Persons, 2 Beds, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom
Relish in the style and serenity of this lake view retreat!
Boasting a blissful hillside setting in Pianello del Lario, this contemporary residence offers the perfect mix of tranquil nature and exclusive holiday living; with Menaggio and the Central Lake highlights also close by.
Internally, the modern duplex offers a carefree open interior ideal for families and groups of 3. Beautifully finished in an inviting contemporary style, guests can easily kick off their shoes and feel at home.
The bright and spacious living room offers a welcoming haven in which to relax, socialise and entertain. Guests can curl up on the sofa and enjoy good book or timeless wine chat. A WIFI cube can be hired upon request too (for a nominal charge); enabling guests to stay in touch with family and friends whilst away.
Alongside the stylish serenity of the open plan space, guests can also enjoy dining away to their heart’s content; within the striking appeal of the modern kitchen diner for.
Equipped with all the must-have appliances including a cooker hob, microwave, oven, coffee machine, kettle, toaster and fridge, guests can soak up all the comfort of home, whilst away.
Offering a carefree holiday flow, the French doors by the dining area lead directly out to a sunny lake view balcony. Ideal for relaxed summertime enjoyment, guests can easily while away an afternoon or romantic sunset here, with a chilled drink or alfresco feast to the bistro dining set for 2.
Accompanying the inviting first floor, guests will find a romantic loft-style floor above. Home to the retreat’s equally welcoming sleeping accommodation, the stylish upper floor (reached by 16 steps) offers a flexible arrangement to suit romantic couple-friendly breaks and versatile family stays.
A romantic double bedroom features under the sloping beamed beauty of the master bedroom, whilst a single bed features to the equally charming second bedroom. The timeless ambience of the bedrooms will ensure guests enjoy a good night’s rest after a busy day of sightseeing.
The restful accommodation is accompanied by a contemporary bathroom fitted with a power shower, wash basin, WC and bidet. For added convenience a baby cot (EU 20) and electric fans can also be provided, upon request.
From the contemporary holiday retreat, guests can enjoy reaching their own private garage.
Perfectly-suited for large group sizes and flexible family stays, the sunny lake view residence offers additional 1-2 bed apartments to rent alongside this apartment too, so please enquire today!
From the timeless elevated appeal of Pianello’s hillside, a selection of authentic village amenities can be reached just 5-6 minutes drive away. These include a small grocery shop, a public lake beach with picnic benches, a host of charming eateries and a frequent western shore bus service.
Fourteen minutes drive away, the nearby town of Cremia with its charming harbour and shingle beach boasts a popular water sports club, a selection of cafes and bars to enjoy as well as the popular restaurant ‘La Baia’; which serves fresh lake fish, local wine and delicious Italian pizzas.
From the natural serenity of the hillside residence, the picturesque resort town of Menaggio is also just 19 minutes by car, enabling guests to easily dip in and out of the Central Lake.
The beautiful lakeside resort is home to pretty cafe-lined piazzas, a wide selection of supermarkets, lovely delicatessens, boutique gift shops, a variety of restaurants, boat and kayak hire services and a fabulous lakefront Lido with sandy beach, swimming pools, volley ball court and cocktail lounge.
A frequent car and passenger Ferry service runs from Menaggio to the equally famous ‘golden triangle’ towns of beautiful Bellagio (popular with souvenir shoppers) and timeless Varenna (popular with timeless romantics). Varenna also benefits from the Lecco-Milan train service, enabling guests to hop on and visit the fashionable Lombardy capital for the day without needing their hire car.
The Central Lake really does offer the perfect haven for foodie fans; with a fabulous range of restaurants to tickle the taste buds, from family-friendly pizzerias, fine award-winning lake front restaurants and authentic ‘Agroturismos’ which serve divine country-style cuisine.
The cosmopolitan cities of Como and Lugano (59 – 66minutes drive away) also provide an excellent array of dining options to complement your self-catering stay, as well as the perfect daytime and evening distraction; with designer shopping, trendy clubs and nightclubs, casinos, world-class museums and year-round cultural events to take in.
From soaking up the breathtaking splendours and botanical gardens of Villa Carlotta, Villa Balbianello and Villa Melzi, to water sports, canoeing, swimming, boat rental, tennis, golf, hiking, Lidos and cycling – the Central Lake is home to your next holiday!
Extreme sport fans can also enjoy the sport club situated above Bellagio, which provides opportunities to paraglide, quad bike, abseil and rock climb. In the winter-spring months, the nearby Ski resorts also provide the ideal day or weekend excursion away from the lake, with St Moritz and the closer Madesimo and Piani di Bobbio resorts 1-2 hours drive away.
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- May 9, 2018