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Lake Front Village Centre Apartment

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Menaggio, Lake Como, Lombardy, Italy - Centrally Located, Close To Ferry, Restaurants And Lido Beach

Menaggio attracts Italian Philes and lovers of Dolce Vita in equal measures - and it's easy to see why. Everything you could ever wish for from a lakeside location is right here in the village. The home is located directly on the lake with use of a private beach exclusively available for residents of the conominium. Two bed home with spectacular lake view, large private balcony and air conditioning available on request, see details on note.The home is located close to all amenities from restaurants and bars, ferry, supermarket, bus and lake. The convenient means a car is not necessary as the home is just a short walk to the ferry and bus service.

Palm lined lakeside walks, shingle beaches, panoramic lake views to Bellagio and a sunny aspect with lends itself to the palm lined sometimes semi-tropical climate. The gentle breeze whipped up from the lake act as a gentle reprieve from those balmy sunny days. Bellagio is accessible with just a 20-25 minute ferry ride across the water as are all parts of the lake from the near by ferry port. Menaggio is home to lakeside living par excellence, a shingle beach, palm lined lake walks, fashion boutiques, superb restaurants etc etc all virtually on your doorstep. Water sports, boat hire, mountain walks, cycle hire are all available for the more adventurous - please ask for details, we will be happy to help! For customers wishing to drive, paid for and free parking in Menaggio village.

More Details

Property Manager
Italian Apartments
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, Italian
Calendar last updated:
19 September, 2017

About Italian Apartments

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Guestbook comments from the manager

"Stunning views, the perfect spot to watch the lake, the ferry port close by came in handy. We loved Menaggio nice to take a break from driving for a change, we'll be back!" Angela Thomas



"We had a wonderful time in Menaggio. We enjoyed the apartment very much. Toni was very helpful.

I will certainly recommend your apartment to my clients and friends" Vicky Mcginnity, Tour De Force Travel-October 2007



Hi, Thanks for letting us stay in your property in Menaggio. It was very

comfortable and the view from the balcony was amazing. We couldn't

have been better placed for getting around the lake and the countryside.

Judith Apsley, August 2008



What a breathtaking view!! We loved our week in Menaggio and the apartment served us well - wish we had stayed longer.

Sue Snape, August 2008



We had a wonderful holiday . Toni has a lovely apartment with a stunning view.

Thank you for all your attention to detail in making the arrangements for our stay.



Sue Moro, June 2010
Oct 2009
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Menaggio in Menaggio

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom consists of a bath with overhead shower and is kept immaculately clean.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2/4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: The apartment is the perfect location for 2 guests from your lake view bedroom plus 2 further guests can be accommodated on the sofa bed.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • 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
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Room fans, high chair and cot on request (please bring bedding for cot). Air conditioning available if prebooked or on arrival at 100 euro per week if required. Paid for wifi available (prebooked only). Heating paid as used for bookings October to April. Outside: Alfresco lake view dining with sun loungers available for relaxing in the sun or shade! The private beach is located directly below the home and available for residents of this condominium. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Home cleaned with bedding and linen provided for each guest on arrival. Additional cleaning on request-please request prior to booking. Second floor home with steps to access may deem the property unsuitable for elderly or infirm guests

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

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Lake Front Village Centre Apartment
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Just perfect

  • 5 of 5

Apartment has everything you need for your holiday and the view from the terrace is to die for. Menaggio is ideal for exploring the lake and surrounding areas by bus and ferry, there is no need for a car. Plenty of local shops including bakery, delis, greengrocer, butcher and supermarket. Toni and the team were very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Robert for you kind words! It was a pleasure to host you. We look forward to seeing you again.
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5

Heavenly balcony, great apartment.

  • 5 of 5

A fabulous apartment, spacious enough for our family of four. Dishwasher, large fridge freezer and washing machine made our stay much easier. The large, private balcony was the highlight for us. The views are simply breathtaking. We dined on the balcony most evenings and swam in the lake daily - the little door to the lake was a gem. Make sure you ask for the key! The weather was quite changeable however the balcony provided enough cover during hot sunshine or rain. We also watched spectacular storms inside the apartment with the large patio doors open.We were pleasantly surprised with Menaggio - everything you need for a perfect holiday. Well stocked supermarket, lovely bakery selling delicious breakfast pastries a butcher and plenty of restaurants and cafes. No car needed as the ferry and bus service are frequent . The appartment is a few minutes walk from the ferry in one direction and the village centre the other.Toni was on hand to sort out any queries - friendly and helpful. Would definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Heavenly holiday

  • 5 of 5

Perfect isn't enough to describe our stay. The property is immaculate... bedroom with wardrobe, bath with nice shower and hot water, living space with tons of light and open to kitchen. The kitchen had everything you needed including oven, stove, big refrigerator, and cooking supplies. There is a nice washer as well and a drying rack (was perfect for traveling with our baby because lots of laundry!). There is a spacious balcony with dining area to relax at night and enjoy wine and views. The location is amazing, a five minute walk to the ferry in one direction and five minute walk to the beautiful public pool in the other with a lakeside promenade connecting the two. Close to restaurants, bars, groceries. We stayed for three weeks with our baby and was the perfect spot to enjoy the lake, explore, drive to Switzerland, hike... we had a rental car and there was never a problem finding a close spot and we were visiting during a busy time. Tony is extremely friendly and helpful and assisted is with anything we needed while we were there. We didn't want to leave!! I can't say enough good things... you will truly enjoy your stay!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Menaggio Magic

  • 5 of 5

Just had 10 days here with my wife and we loved every minute. It is just the best location you can ask for. The balcony is huge and is right next to the lake with views to Bellagio and Varenna. It is ideal for getting ferries around the mid-lake towns, the apartment has the ferry port only a couple of minutes walk one way and Menaggio centre the same the other way. The apartment has plenty space for 2 people and the kitchen is modern and well stocked. We ate most nights on the balcony as we didn't want to miss the pleasure of relaxing with a nice meal and wine, just enjoying the view. Menaggio is not big but still has plenty restaurants and cafes. An after-dinner stroll into the centre plaza for an ice-cream, then along the promenade to watch the locals fishing is a must. Toni is very friendly and helpful for anything about the apartment or things to see. The temp there was 30C plus, but the gazebo roof kept the sun off. The private beach under the balcony is available to use, make sure you get the key from Toni to the basement door to access it. The best time to use it is late evening as any debris on the water seems to drift away by then.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Top marks for Tony and magical Menaggio!

  • 5 of 5

We booked three homes here for a family celebration in this residence and could not have been more comfortable. The residence was right next to the water and located right in the village so we did not need to use our car as the property has excellent access to the ferry plus at night we walked to the restaurants and could enjoy a glass of wine or two without the need to drive or take a cab. We also made use of the huge terrace during the day to sunbathe and try our hand at some italian cooking! Special thanks to Tony who could not have been more charming, kind or friendly on arrival. Despite our limited Italian Tony spoke some English so we communicated without issue. Will definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A comfortable apartment in a great location

  • 5 of 5

This recently-refurbished apartment is very comfortable, well maintained and in a great location. We had a wonderful stay in Menaggio

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
95 Kilometres
Malpensa
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Kilometres
Menaggio
Nearest Ferry
0.1 Kilometres
Menaggio
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Menaggio
Nearest Train
40 Kilometres
Como
Nearest Motorway
40 Kilometres
Como
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Kilometres
Menaggio
Nearest Ski
30 Kilometres
Medessimo
Nearest Beach
0.1 Kilometres
Menaggio
Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Art courses, wine tasting, boat hire on request.

Coast/Beach:

10 minute walk to beach, lido and 2 communal pools.

Travel:

Airport accessible via bus, train, ferry.

1 hr 45 minutes approx from Milan airports.

Distances:

The village is literally on your doorstep, restaurants next to home, 3 minutes walk to ferry stop accessing the whole lake-car hire not required or necessary!

Communal parking 3, 5 and 10 min walk. Paid for and free parking in Menaggio village.

Further Details:

The village is renowned for its stunning piazza, award winning ice cream parlour, fresh lake fishmongers, designer fashion, cafe culture, leather and silk boutiques etc. The supermarket and ferry stop in the village means you don't have to leave the village or take the car if you want to indulge in a lazy week or two, everything is here in Menaggio for you!

Local attractions include:

30 min ferry ride to Bellagio.

Day trip to Switzerland-the border is 20 minutes drive-or 2 hours to San Moritz.

Villa Carlotta, majestic gardens just 10 minutes drive.

Villa Gaeta as seen in the final scenes of Casino Royale 2006 James Bond movie.

Villa Balbianello-breathtakingly beautiful lakeside villa-15 minutes from Menaggio.

Golf just 10 minutes drive-a favourite haunt of George Clooney.

Take the ferry to Bellagio directly from Bellagio which you can view across the lake from Menaggio. Milan for fashion, the Duomo, the canal, the football. Monza grand prix (1 hr drive). Wine tasting. Cookery Courses. Art classes in Lenno.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Menaggio, Lake Como

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
September 2016
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£628
for 4 nights
From
£133
£889
 
 
October
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
£593
for 4 nights
From
£124
£801
 
 
Winter
1 Nov 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£522
for 4 nights
From
£106
£756
 
 
Christmas and New Year
18 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£663
for 5 nights
£889
 
 
Winter
8 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£628
for 4 nights
From
£133
£712
 
 
March
1 Mar 2018 - 24 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£593
for 4 nights
From
£124
£756
 
 
Easter
25 Mar 2018 - 8 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£628
for 4 nights
From
£133
£978
 
 
April
9 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£628
for 4 nights
From
£133
£889
 
 
May
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£783
for 5 nights
From
£137
£978
 
 
June
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£827
for 5 nights
From
£146
£1,066
 
 
July and August
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,155
for 7 nights
£1,155
 
 
September
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£805
for 5 nights
From
£142
£978
 
 
October
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£593
for 4 nights
From
£124
£801
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £79.63

Booking Notes :-
25% deposit to reserve.
Balance due at key collection


Changeover Day:
Saturday preferred however flexible when possible.

Notes on prices:
Prices may fluctuate due to market conditions.
Rates advertised for available unsold dates only.

Home is fully cleaned and prepared for every arrival.
with Newly laundered linen, bedding, and final cleaning


Advertised rates for remaining weeks available unsold weeks only.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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