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Luxury 3 Bed 2 Bathroom Home,180 Degree Lake Views,Private Garden



Updated: 14-Oct-2016
Apartment in Menaggio, Lake Como- Private Garden, 5 Minutes From Central Menaggio

Casa Paradiso is genuinely a slice of paradise, boasting breathtaking panoramic views of Lake Como that make you feel good to be alive. You can see from Villa Gaeta (James Bond Casino Royale all the way to stunning Bellagio. Surrounded by mountain ranges dotted with picturesque villages you will have to drag yourself away to enjoy all the pleasures the Lake has to offer.This stylish 3 bedroom apartment has been designed with pure pleasure in mind. Private garden with olive trees and a jasmine covered pergola.Dine nside or out but always surrounded by light and dreamy lake views. he apartment also enjoys a shared swimming pool with even more stunning panoramic views of the Lake. Sunbeds both at the pool and in the apartments terrace. The apartment is beautifully furnished in contemporary style with all mod cons. The pictures simply do not do justice to the home. 200m2 + apartment inc 3 bedrooms. Featuring master Bedroom with private terrace and ensuite and large open plan living.

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More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

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Guestbook comments from the manager

Thank you for helping organise our fantastic holiday on Lake Como last month. We had a great time in the apartment and we look forward to spending another holiday there in the future. See you next time. Finn Nation, Australia.

Fabulous villa with the best views ever seen, love to come back again. Sara Howe and Family, Southampton.

A beautiful house and views to die for. Every conceivable home comfort. Will certainly recommend you and look to return ourselves. Paul and Rosmund, New Zealand.

What a fabulous place. Perfect view and wonderful apartment-great place to unwind. Hope to come back in spring. Ramsey and Caroline Piggott, Nottingham.

Very comfortable, spacious apartment, views near unbeatable!Jones family, Preston.

This has been the best apartment we have ever stayed in. Great facilities and a great kit-out. Enjoy your stay, we sure did! Aaron family, Dublin.

Bellisima! The house is phenomenal-the views spectacular. Clooney family- San Fransisco, USA.
Nov 2008
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13 Reviews

based on 13 holidaymaker reviews

Portland, Oregon, USA

Wonderful rental on Lake Como

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful three week stay at Casa Paradisio. The pictures do not do justice to the incredible views from both balconies. The apartment was clean and very comfortable with all the conveniences that made it feel like home. Barrie met us in Menaggio and showed us around the town. His restaurant, parking and shopping information was very helpful. He was very responsive when I e-mailed with a couple of questions. During part of our stay we had 6 people at the apartment and we never felt crowded or on top of each other. There is ample room for everyone to relax. During our three week stay we went on three different day hikes, took the ferry to Varenna and Bellagio, took day trips to Locarno and Lugano and St. Moritz in Switzerland and spent many wonderful evenings enjoying the local cuisine. By far, our favorite activity was sitting on the patio with a glass of wine enjoying the view. We would love to come back one day.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The best to be found on Lake Como

  • 5 of 5

The apartment totally lives up to the description. It is clean and bright and spacious and the views of the lake are completely out of this world. The manager goes above and beyond to make sure that everything for the holiday makers is perfect -- nothing is a problem and I would certainly recommend the apartment to anybody looking for an exceptional address on Lake Como. Nestled up on the hillside above Menaggio everything is quiet and peaceful, but five minutes in the car and you are down on the lakeside absorbing all the pleasures of this picturesque and lively little town. There are restaurants to suit all tastes and for food lovers there are plenty of them with exquisite menus. We are already looking forward to returning next year.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful views

  • 4 of 5

The views from this property are nothing short of stunning. The property itself is in very good condition, bright airy and modern. The kitchen is well appointed. Older customers or those less fit would probably do well to hire a car as the walk up to the accommodation is 25 minutes up hill. Barrie, the accommodation manager was very flexible and helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Paradise on the lake

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our time here. Casa Paradiso really does sum up the home with a spectacuar view to wake up to each day. we never wanted to leave. Breakfast on the terrace and dinner in the ample private garden were highlights of the stay. Menaggio itself has all you need for your stay as is only a 5 minute drive from the home although the walk took us a little longer, we used the taxis in the village to take us back up the hill! That said the 2 local trattorias and pizzeria came in handy as easily walkable from the home, A special mention to Barrie and Julie were the perfect hosts meeting us on arrival and made sure we were settled in and shared plenty of local tips from restaurants to hiring a boat and it was reassuring that they were available for us throughout our stay at the end of the phone whenever they needed us. I will definitely recommend this home and hope to return next year for sure.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful view

  • 4 of 5

As the other reviews say Casa Paradiso is one of six town houses in this complex, and has a beautiful view over lake Como. There is also a communal pool higher up on the hill behind the townhouses. We found the private garden great as we had 2 young children with us and it was great to allow them some outside space. The negative we found with the apartment was that it was within a complex and there was a set of neighbours that yelled at us for the kids to be quiet, when they were laughing and playing in the garden at 5pm as the neighbours wanted to sleep. This impacted on our stay and meant we ensured we were out of the apartment for pretty much our entire stay and were really only there morning and evening. The apartment itself is however is nice and comfortably slept the 6 of us.

After some missed calls with the managers we were met at the rendezvous point and drove in convoy to the apartment. The managers were helpful and told us how to fix the electricity if it was to go and where the local supermarket was.

A quick note, when we booked the apartment the map showed the apartment in the wrong place. It is in Menaggio not near Como.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Bronwyn for your feedback and making the effort to contact us. I am glad you enjoyed your stay here at our home. It was nice to meet you. I am a little taken back and surprised regarding your comments regarding an issue with one of the neighbours. I was in contact with you during the course of your stay as well as on departure and no issue was ever raised of any kind of issue with our neighbours at any time. Having read your comments here i spoke with the neighbours who advised me that one of your children had been extremely noisy during the course of the day for several days in the garden and around the pool area and in fact the neighbour confirmed that he only spoke with your family only on the very last evening of your departure and had chosen until that point to ignore the situation. Hopefully if ever any guests have any issues whatsoever we always encourage our guest to call, sms or email me so we can help resolve immediately and ensure we make ourselves available seven days a week throughout the course of the stay as we had done for your stay, Bronwyn. I only mention this as considering all the other reviews here and feedback we have received over the years since offering the holiday home as a vacation rental since 2008, this feedback is very much out of character from all our other reviews. Indeed until now, we have never received any kind of issue or complaint in regard to our neighbours. All feedback and reviews received has been 100% positive as you can read below from every other guest who has stayed. Thank you also for your note regards the map. I have double checked the site and the map is correct detailing the home's location in Menaggio. Perhaps when you previously checked the map, as owners direct have been updating the site recently, there may have been a temporary issue but none that we had been made aware of. The property is located in Menaggio, the principal and most sought after village on the lake, as per the map, description and any correspondence just to confirm.
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  • 5 of 5

The house we stayed out was brilliant mr Webb was there to greet us on time and had given us some great instructions on the nearest supermarkets and restaurants as well as a book full of great places to visit and see !! The house was simply breathtaking above the little town of managgio.

Would recommend to bank your stay away with Mr and Mrs Webb any day !!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Malpensa at 82 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Menaggio at 0.1 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Menaggio at 0.1 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Menaggio at 2 Kilometres Nearest Train : Como at 36 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Cernobbio at 29 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Menaggio at 0.1 Kilometres Nearest Ski : Madesimo at 69 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Menaggio at 0.1 Kilometres Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Cookery and art classes available-ask for details. Wine tasting available (weekly classes for 6 guests or more).


Shingle lido beach available here in the village of Menaggio..

user friendly for children. Golden sand beach available in Lenno, 15 mins south of Menaggio.


Bergamo, Linate and Malpensa(Milan) airports accessible to the apartment 1½ - 2 hours journey. Easy to find, we meet you locally on arrival and personally take you to the apartment. Full directions given on request or with each booking. Car hire strongly advised.


5 minutes drive to Menaggio for exquisite trattorias, cafes, and all amenities from Supermarket to Internet point. The ferry accessible to the whole lake from Bellagio and Varenna

across the water to Lenno and Tremezzo to view the majestic villas of Balbianello and Carlotta respectively. Switzerland, Lage Lugano and Fox town shopping can be found just over the near by border, Como town, Milan (shopping, Opera, football), Monza Grand Prix are all easily accessible from your home.

Further Details:

Situated just 5 minutes above the beautiful town of Menaggio on Lake Como in a small village called Loveno (which is a small undiscovered gem in its own right). Casa Paradiso has three bedrooms, 2 bathrooms including a master bedroom en suite with shower looking out to the Lake, a third WC, and all mod cons to make your stay memorable. It is part of a small group of houses and apartments (8 in total) that share a common driveway, security and a pool with 180 degree breathtaking views of the lake from Bellagio to Villa La Gaeta instantly recognisable from the Bond film Casino Royale. Wifi, ipad docking and bbc world service included. Pretty piazzas, ancient churches,lakeside walks. A shingle beach at the lidos, cafe culture, little narrow picture postcard streets, lazy lunches with local delicacies represent a typical day out in Menaggio.Take the water and hire a boat hire for a memorable day out are just are few examples of life here. But remember, if a relaxing break with nothing more than a book and glass of wine is your idea of bliss, doing nothing much is a theme of lakeside living. Menaggio is the provincial lake side village and incorporates almost every conceivable amenity for your stay here on the lake from bank to supermarket, fruit and veg stores, geletaria, internet cafe, geletaria's, lake fishmonger, cafes, restaurants, beach, ferry and of course wonderful lakeside scenery. Here are just of the highlights as outlined by some of our guests. Cable car to Pigra for panoramic lake and mountain views. Bellagio-chocolate box lakeside village. Varenna-Visit the pretty lakeside village and nearby monastery. Firework festivals June-August along the lake. Award winning ice-cream parlour in Menaggio village. Dine on the island in near by Sala Comacina.

Villa Balbianello - the most romantic villa on the lake reachable by foot or water taxi- enjoy the Summer aperitifo (drinks and canapes) and jazz by the lake evenings (also featured in Casino Royale, 007 Bond movie).


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
October 2016
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Low season 2016
1 Nov 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Christmas 2016 & New Year 2017
17 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Low season 2017
8 Jan 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Spring to Summer
1 Mar 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
May 2017
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
June 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July & August 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low season
1 Nov 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
20% non refundable deposit. Balance payable 12 weeks prior to stay, thereafter no refunds apply. 350 euro security/damage bond payable on arrival refunded on departure.

Changeover Day:
Saturday preferred. Alternative days available for off peak stays.

Notes on prices:
Advertised rates apply to available unsold weeks only.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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Updated: 14-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • apartment


  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Dining Area

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

Location Type

  • city centre
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront


  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom with shower, WC and bidet. A secondary bathroom including bath, overhead shower, WC and bidet. There is also a further separate WC and wash basin.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 3 bedrooms, 2 double and 1 twin room. The master bedroom enjoys a state of the art en suite bathroom with a modern shower complete with glass door for you to enjoy the lake plus private lake view terrace. 3 bedrooms with ample wardrobe space.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: Children 14 years or older welcome. Steps to the pool may deem the property unsuitable for elderly or infirm guests. Home located on 3 levels in total including garage for private parking. Outside: Private garden with alfresco dining plus garden furniture to help you relax and enjoy the view. Communal pool available with more panoramic lake views! Pool open June to September subject to weather. Utility Room: Washing machine and line for drying clothes available in garage. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Full cleaning service provided between each guests stay. Charge based on numbers. All linen, bedding and towels included. Additional cleaning for 2 week stays available-please ask for a quote.

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