Mountain Villa for holiday rentals in Falmenta, Piedmont, Italy

Mountain Villa in Falmenta, Valle Cannobina, Piedmont

Mountain Villa for Nature Lovers

Only 20 minutes to Lago Maggiore

Sleeps 4/5 (2 Bedrooms)

Rates: (GBP)

From:
£365 - £529WEEKLY
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  • Property type:House/Villa
  • Sleeps:5 (2 bedrooms)
  • Bathrooms/Toilets:1
  • Internet access
  • Pets accepted

Location:

Mountain Villa in Falmenta, Valle Cannobina, Piedmont

Mountain Villa for Nature Lovers

Only 20 minutes to Lago Maggiore

Sleeps 4/5 (2 Bedrooms)

Rates

(FROM)

£ 365 -

£ 529

WEEKLY

At a glance

  • House/Villa:
    • Sleeps: 5 ( 2bedrooms)
    • Bathrooms/Toilets: 1

  • Internet access
  • Pets accepted

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Property description

Welcome to our cosy mountain retreat! Perched on the side of the outstandingly beautiful Valle Cannobina, Casa Falmenta occupies the perfect location for the keen walker and relaxer. Situated in an area rich in unspoilt nature, signposted footpaths lead from the cottage to neighbouring villages, gorges, natural pools and mountain peaks. To one side of the house nestles a vine-covered stone table overlooking neighbouring Crealla. Sit in the shade of the palm tree or bask in the sun while listening to the far-off bells of the Campanile. Situated ten minutes from the communal parking area, the walk to the house is like a garden exhibition, passing through the fully pedestrianized village of Falmenta via its medieval centre. It winds up gently cobbled steps and through lush gardens lined with hortensias, roses, waterfalls and gladiolas. Amenities include internet access, satellite-TV and DVD player, washer and dryer, weekly local market, cafe, public transport and one great view!

Accommodation description

Bedrooms:
Bedroom 1 with double bed.
Bedroom 2 with twin beds - possible to push together.
Bed 3 is a high quality single sofa bed in the lounge.

Bathrooms:
Complete bathroom with large walk-in shower and window opening to view.

Kitchen:
Cooker with gas stovetop and electric oven, fridge with small freezer compartment, airing cupboard, coffee maker, kettle, toaster, kitchen table with in-built corner bench, wood stove, open fireplace.

Utility Room:
Washer and Dryer.
Laundry line outside, drying racks inside.

Living Rooms:
Satellite-TV and DVD player with USB port, dining room table, purpose-built sofa bed - single, small library, wood stove.

Other:
Outside terraces with stunning views and surrounding gardens. Stone picnic table to side of house shaded by grapevines.

Cleaning/Towels/Linen/Maid service:
Towels and linen included. There is a one-off cleaning fee of Euro 60 payable locally at the end of the stay in cash.

Amenities/Facilities:
Garden.

Fridge/Freezer, Hob/Stove, Iron, Oven, Tumble Dryer, Washing Machine.

Cot, High Chair, Internet Access, Satellite, Telephone.

Location Type:
Rural, Mountain.

Accessibility
The access to the property, including the walk, includes paths and stairs. Not ideal for wheelchair users but possible for those with slower walking who are looking for a place in which to exercise.

Outside
Two terraces (first enclosed by wrought-iron railing) with lounge chairs; landscaped small private gardens over multi levels; large palm tree; picnic area with stone table shaded by grapevines.

Important notes on accommodation

Double terrace with first level enclosed by wrought-iron fencing for children. Heating by wood stove and oil radiators.

Rates


Prices

Rental Period Per Night Per Week Per Month Min. Stay (Nights)
1 January 2013 - 31 December 2013 £ 529.00 7

Notes on prices
Prices are quoted in Great British Pounds and are per week: 2 Adults 365 3 Adults 426 4 Adults 487 5 Adults 529 Children (aged 3 12 inclusive): 45.50 per week (6.50 per child per night) Babies and toddlers 0 3 free of charge Dogs 9 per week Discounts for longer lets available upon enquiry. There is a one-off cleaning fee of Euro 60 payable locally at the end of the stay in cash. Price does not include electricity, payable locally at standard rate of 0.25 Euro/kWh.

Changeover day
Changeover day is Saturday but a different day may be possible upon enquiry.

Booking notes
Deposit is 100; balance is due within six weeks of arrival; if booking within four weeks of arrival, full payment is due.

Location

Mountain Villa in Falmenta, Valle Cannobina, Piedmont

About the area

Coast/Beach
10 minutes driving or 25 minutes walking to natural swimming pools fed by the River Torrente Cannobina. 20 minutes driving to Lago Maggiore. Excellent swimming waters. Nearest town Cannobio. Nearest designate beach with gardens Cannero Rivera.

Special Interest Holidays
Walking paths abound; simply walking in the village is a cultural and bucolic experience! Bicycling and mountain biking.

How to get there
Milan Malpensa 1 3/4 hours drive. Bergamo 2 1/4 hours. Car hire recommended but inexpensive travel is possible by bus, rail, and boat.

Distances
Within 20 minutes of Cannobio, 45 minutes of Santa Maria Maggiore, and one hour of Parco Val Grande, Italy's largest National park. Villages of great interest and small museums in nearby vicinity.

Further Details
It is recommended to stock up on groceries on the way to Casa Falmenta. Charming trattoria and general store in Ponte di Falmenta (7 min by car). Falmenta local market (weekly) with Italian delicacies and most daily staples. We can provide locations, opening hours and connecting public transport timetables upon request.

House swap
House swap considered.

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Mountain Villa in Falmenta, Valle Cannobina, Piedmont

Contact Name: Silvia Fraser and Christian Immler

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