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Lenno Giallo – Beautiful Apartment With Breathtaking Lake View

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Lenno, Lake Como, Italy - Idyllic Location, 2 Mins Walk to a Secluded Beach

Lenno Giallo – Beautiful Apartment With Breathtaking Lake View is a home which has been created with style, comfort and luxury in mind and is ideally located to reach the whole Lake as the ferry stop is just a few minutes walk. Dine al fresco on the large balcony whilst taking in the glorious view, rustle up a feast in the modern kitchen, listen to your favourite cd whilst relaxing on the plush leather sofa or take a stroll to the secluded shingle beach in front of the apartment and indulge in a little dolca vita! The boat stop is just 2 minutes walk from the apartment accessing all parts of the lake. The apartment is perfectly positioned to reach Villa Balbianello (007, Casino Royale filmed here in Lenno).The only man made sandy beach in Lake Como is nearby as well as an array of bars and restaurants plus all amenities from supermarket to wifi cafe just a few minutes walk! The property includes secure, private gated parking however ferry and bus near by means car hire in unnecessary. For more details, expert local knowledge to get the real authentic experience of the village and Lake Como or to make a reservation please contact us today and we will be delighted to help. We look forward to welcoming you to ...

Lenno Giallo – Beautiful Apartment With Breathtaking Lake View

More Details

Property Manager
Barrie Webb
Member since: 2004
Speaks English, Italian
Calendar last updated:
27 November, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

The view made our visit special, lucky to enjoy warm weather throughout stay. The bed and sofas are very comfortable. A lovely restful week. H.Edwards, Bolton. UK.



I can't recommend your apartment and service highly enough. The location to the village and lake is ideal & the view special! We'll be back! Mr & Mrs Westhrin-San Fransico.



We loved sitting on the balcony for breakfast in the sun and enjoying the view. The Dobson's-U.K



Really enjoyed the apartment, everything we needed, extremely comfortable all with great view! Johnsons, Cambridge.



Lenno, and this extremely well appointed apartment proved the ideal base which to explore this beautiful region A Novartis, Brussels.



We've spent 2 magical weeks here.Hard to imagine how it could have been better! The Neale's-Wiltshire



Superb apartment-view out of this world-everything you could wish for! K.Whitfield UK



One of best ever holidays, we will recommend you to all our friends, 2 weeks in heaven! L & R May- UK
Jan 2007
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
milan
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
lenno
Nearest Ferry
0.3 Kilometres
campo (or lenno 1.5km)
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Menaggio
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
como
Nearest Motorway
22 Kilometres
como
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
campo
Nearest Ski
14 Kilometres
Lanzo
Nearest Beach
0.1 Kilometres
lenno
Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Lenno is home to some of the most picturesque scenery in Italy, never mind Lake Como (featured recently on the Holiday programme, BBC1, November 2006). Artists have visited Lake Como in their droves over many years.

Please ask about recommended websites for courses.

Cookery courses also available here in the village.

Coast/Beach:

As well as the secluded shingle beach, just 2 minutes from the apartment, a man made sandy beach is situated just 10 minutes walk from the apartment. Lido di lenno is the perfect position to enjoy glorious lake views whilst waiters bring you your favourite drink beneath tented marquees as you lay on the beach. This beach, like the restaurants in Italy, is extremely child friendly.

Travel:

The apartment is just over 1 hour from Malpensa & Linate Airports in Milan. Please enquire for flight operators and is approximately 1 and a 1/2 hours from Bergamo Airport. Fly with BA, Easyjet, Fly BMI or Ryanair. Car hire is not essential as there is a waterstop for the boat and coach stop close to the apartment however we do recommend car hire to help you enjoy all of the beautiful places you can visit in and around Lake Como.

Distances:

2 minutes walk to the secluded shingle beach in front of the apartment, the famous lido di lenno beach is only 10 minutes walk from here you can catch the waterboat (5 minutes) to Villa Balbianello, probably the most romantic scenery in Lake Como as featured in the recent James Bond 007 film, Casino Royale. The water ferry stop is just 2 minutes walk from the apartment for access to all parts of the lake. Please ask for preferred day trips in order to get the most from your stay.

Further Details:

The village is just a short walk to the local bars and restuarants. We will be happy to recommend our favourite diners, just ask!

The nearest supermarket can also be found here in the village.

The local bank is also just a short walk from your home. Boat hire can be arranged on request. Supermarket with bakery, pizzeria, mini market all 3 minutes walk or less from your home so car hire really isn't necessary! Lift to the apartment means the accommodation is suitable for elderly and infirm guests.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment at Lenno at Province of Como

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Lift ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • 1 immaculately kept modern bathroom containing shower, wc, bidet. The apartment also benefits from a secondary wc and bidet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot , ample wardrobe space
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Ample wardrobe space
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 2 bedrooms, 1 double bedroom with balcony and superb mountain view, beautifully furnished with ample wardrobe space, modern art, cushions and rugs. The second room has 2 single beds and is also immaculately furnished also with ample wardrobe space.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
The apartment is siutated with windows shutters for each room. Air conditioning is not necessary. We welcome all well behaved children. Cot and high chair available on request ahead of vacation. Paid for internet access available on request (pre-booked only) Satellite TV with a selection of UK channels. Outside: The balcony which faces the lake houses wrought iron patio furniture for 4 diners. The property benefits from it's idyllic lake position with a secluded shingle beach accessible just 2 minutes from the apartment (see picture). Private, secure remote control gated parking with private space for your car located off the lake road. The bus stop is close to the apartment less than 1 minute walk for guests arriving without a car. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and bedding are all provided. The apartment is kept spotlessly clean throughout. All linen is freshly laundered for every guests stay. Extra linen supplied on request at time of booking. Heating charge applies out of season as per use. Other: Lenno enjoys a sunny position on the west side of the lake, in fact the only olive oil produced on this side of the lake heralds from Lenno "Vanini extra virgin oil" is produced and sold direct from the factory a few minutes walk from your home!

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Great location with amazing views!

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We loved our time in Lenno it was so central to all the great areas to sightsee. We loved the apartment, the views from our balcony were breathtaking and the beds were very comfy. We have 2 kids they are 14yrs & 11yrs old and they thoroughly enjoyed our Italian adventure. Barrie and Julie were so helpful advising us on best places to visit so that we got the most out of our trip. We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Excellent location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is as described with a fantastic view overlooking the lake. The apartment is also close to a good supermarket, the village centre, bus route and the ferry. Lenno is a lovely quiet village, which was a joy to return to from the more touristy places.

Barrie and Julie were excellent hosts who responded to all questions promptly and also helped with food on arrival when our flight was delayed when we arrived quite late.

Lovely location would definitely recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful apartment with beautiful view.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is very comfortable with everything you need and more. Incredibly clean. We spent most of the week on the terrace just enjoying the beautiful view. The apartment is in a convenient location. Within walking distance to shops, cafes, the Villa Balbianello and the ferry. It is exactly what an Italian vacation home should be.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Breathe taking

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful apartment with a breathe taking view from the balcony. Barry and Julie went out of their way to help, including getting some shopping ready for us when we arrived. I was a bit concerned when we were told there was no air conditioning but found later that it was not needed as there is a lovely breeze coming in from the lake. You can get the "dotto" train from Lenno to Menagio which runs along side of the lake. Lovely market on Tuesdays in the village square. All in all a fabulous holiday in an amazing apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Relaxing time on the lake

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here as part of a winter tour of the lake and were delighted with our choice of accommodation. The home was ideal for our needs as the ferry and bus services are within walking distance of the restaurants and bars. There is also a supermarket just a few minutes walk from the home. Other villages like Menaggio and Bellagio were pretty to visit but we felt Lenno boasted the prettiest lake front promenade and was not nearly as touristy (we only heard italian accents in Lenno as opposed to american ones in Bellagio for example)

We will miss waking up to the views looking out from the balcony and the magic of the lake from the living room from dawn to dusk. A big thank you to Barrie who oversaw the booking and met us on arrival. We booked directly with the owners and not via the site and saved over £100 on the stay! We would not hesitate to book this home and have recommended the home to friends.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent apartment in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a fantastic holiday based in this great apartment in Lenno. The view of the lake is not exaggerated, it really is stunning. We won't forget the chilled mornings and evenings sitting on the balcony taking in the view with either a coffee or glass of wine in hand :) Inside, the apartment is lovely - nicely furnished with everything you need for self catering (although we tended to eat out most nights as we were wanting to indulge!).

One of the best things about this apartment was its location. We had decided not to hire a car as we're both a little nervous driving abroad and didn't fancy the hassle. It took me a while to find a place that was in easy walking distance to all of the following; mini markets, restaurants & cafes, bars, places to swim and ferry & bus stop. The apartment couldn't be better placed for all of the above. It's even in easy walking distance to two of the most famous villas on the lake; Balbianello and Balbiano (which neither of us knew before booking so this was a bonus!). We spent time visiting Bellagio, Menaggio, Varenna and Argegno as well as chilling out at the various lidos and beaches.

A few tips: 1. The San Giorgio hotel at the end of the promenade in Lenno has a fantastic garden with an amazing lake view, great swimming and very comfy sunbeds! The hotel is family run and very friendly. Non-residents are welcome to take advantage of the garden and sunbeds as long as you buy some drinks throughout the day. They even stored our luggage for us after we'd checked out and had some hours to kill :)

2. A visit to the Villa Monastero gardens in Varenna is an absolute must. The peaceful serenity of the gardens towards the early evening and the panoramic view of the lake was one of the highlights of our holiday. Afterwards we had a lovely meal at a restaurant called 'Al Prato' in a small and peaceful square just set back from the lake front - highly recommended. Lovely food and a friendly and professional service.

Thanks to Barrie and Julie for being extremely accommodating before and during our stay. Barrie went out of his way to pick us up from Argegno on our arrival when he found out we were heading to a ferry stop with a longer walk than we'd realised (this saved us from a great deal of exertion from an already quite long journey from Venice!). On the way we were provided with lots of very useful tips and advice on the local area.

Overall a thoroughly enjoyable holiday and we hope to return one day.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment at Lenno, Como - Lecco

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Winter
1 Nov 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£304
for 3 nights
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£101
£525
 
 
Christmas and New Year
21 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£441
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£110
£662
 
 
Winter
7 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£304
for 3 nights
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£101
£525
 
 
March
1 Mar 2018 - 24 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£494
for 4 nights
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£124
£613
 
 
Easter
25 Mar 2018 - 8 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£640
for 5 nights
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£128
£746
 
 
April
9 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£529
for 4 nights
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£132
£701
 
 
May
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£662
for 5 nights
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£132
£790
 
 
June
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£706
for 5 nights
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£141
£878
 
 
July and August
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£966
for 7 nights
£966
 
 
September
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£706
for 5 nights
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£141
£878
 
 
October
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£494
for 4 nights
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£124
£701
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £308.83

Booking Notes:
Please note 250 GBP or 300 euro non refundable deposit is required to confirm your booking.

75 euro final cleaning per stay for cleaning carried out on departure. Includes linen, bedding and towels.

The balance is payable 12 weeks before departure after which no refunds apply. Apartment available for key collection 2pm to 6pm on arrival or out of hours on request. Please note prices may fluctuate due to availability and market conditions. Available rates shown for unsold weeks only.

Changeover Day:
Saturday to Saturday April to October preferred. November to March on request.

Notes on prices:
Advertised rates and any applicable offers on the site apply to available unsold weeks only and do not apply to previously sold weeks.

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