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Apartment In Beautiful 16th Century Palazzo With Pool And Stunning Lake View, Nr



Updated: 28-Jul-2016
Apartment in Salo, Lake Garda, Lombardy / Italian Lakes, Italy - Peaceful Location With Walking And Biking Routes Just Outside The Gate

A lovely one bedroom apartment in a beautiful 16th century Palazzo set in attractive gardens with stunning lake views. A truly romantic and peaceful location in the hills above Salo, but just 10 to 15 mins from the historic lakeside town of Salo. The apartment comprises of one bedroom, a shower room and an open plan living area which includes the kitchen. Two sets of french doors lead into the garden where you can dine, BBQ and sunbathe. It is a communal garden but feels private as it is rarely ued by the other residents who prefer to use the garden by the pool. We provide free unlimited broadband Wifi.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I have been visiting Lake Garda since 1998 and have grown to love the region so much that when I come here it is like coming home. I have purchased two properties here, one of which is Il Palazzo-Il Giardino, which is now available for as a holiday rental. Needless to say I am very familiar with the region and I would like to share my knowledge with you. If you book our apartment I will ensure that you get the best out of your Lake Garda holiday. My second property is Villa di Tranquilita, where I spend large parts of the year, but which is also available to rent during the high season. Both of the properties are very close to each other, so I will always be available to service your needs.

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Speaks English, Italian

Guestbook comments from the owner

Ingredients (Lake view, swimming pool, WIFI, ) for a great stay at lake Garda are provided at this appartment which is part of an historic building. The atmosphere is relaxed and so are the owners. They were very helpful (even with arranging wakeboarding on a short notice). The photos do represent the reality. Recommended.
Jul 2015
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2 Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews


Perfect for two - rooms with a view!

  • 4 of 5

Small apartment in a fabulous architectural beauty in the mountains overlooking Lake Garda. Only 15 mins from the lovely town of Salo. Recommend for peace and quiet.

Roy, who owns this apartment, and manages a few of the others at the Palazzo, is very helpful should you wish for help booking restuarants etc. He kindly booked our SUP (stand up paddleboard) lessons down at Lake Garda SUP

Clean, tidy, small but perfectly formed!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in Salo and the apartment is really lovely. It's situated really well...up in the hills but still really close to Salo, only a 15 minute drive - and it's an easy 1 hour drive from Bergamo airport. It was perfectly located for touring all around the lake. I personally think that Salo is the nicest part of Lake Garda, all the other places we toured around while there were quite touristy but Salo had such a lovely town centre, not too big but with lots of amenities. The apartment is well stocked with everything that you would need, the bedroom is lovely and the bed is very comfy. The outside area is a real bonus, it's like you have your own private garden which is like a sun trap during the day. I had some reservations at first because there were no reviews, but the apartment had been lived in by the owner for the last few years (although they had it as a holiday rental prior to that). I think this made it all the better as it feels like a cosy home rather than a standard rental which has no personalty!

Roy was a legend...he was so helpful while we were there, reccommending lots of places to go and things to do, making reservations for us at a local restaurant, and even helping us out printing some boarding passes which was beyond the call of duty. We are already planning a return trip to this apartment next year, it was such a lovely, relaxing stay...I couldn't reccommend it enough and we are looking forward to our return!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Brenda, thank you so much for your nice review. We are so happy that you enjoyed the apartment and that like us you like this part of the lake and Salo, we fell in love with it and that's how we came to own our apartment here. It was no problem to help with recommendations and bookings, I wanted you to have the best possible experience. We look forward to your return so we can share more of this wonderful place with you. Good luck with everything......alla prossima!! Roy
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From the Owner

After 8 years of holidaying in Lake Garda myself and my wife decided we would love to own a small piece of it. We originally wanted to buy a place in Salo but came across our apartment after a Google search. We drove up to view it and when we stood outside the gate we intuitively reached across an held each others hands. We were captivated by the aura given off by the building and we decided immediately that we wanted to buy it. It was a bit further away from Salo than we originally intended, but only a 15 minute drive. the peace, tranquillity and amazing views made it an easy decision to buy.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Verona at 75 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Trattoria D'Emma at 1 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Salo at 8 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Golf Club Il Colombaro at 8 Kilometres Nearest Train : Desenzano at 20 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Desenzano at 20 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Trattoria D'Emma at 1 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Salo at 8 Kilometres


The nearest beach is in Salo approx 8km away. There is another very beautiful beach at the pretty town of Portese which is 10km away.


Verona Airport 70km

Milan Bergamo 80km

Train Station-Desenzano 25km


Nearest Bar 2km

Nearest Restaurant 2km

Nearest Lake Front Town-Salo 8km

Nearest Beach-Salo 8km

Nearest Supermarket 4km


Rental rates

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner.

Changeover Day:
Change over days are currently flexible
Earliest arrival time 3.00pm
Latest departure time 10.00am
We will try to accommodate depending on bookings. Please contact us with your specific requirements.

Notes on prices:
We offer an early bird 10% discount for bookings made 8 months in advance.
We offer late booking discount for bookings made 7 days prior to arrival.

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Updated: 28-Jul-2016
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From the Owner

Our apartment is perfect for you if want to be away from the crowds but close enough to join in whenever you want. If you love walking, mountain biking, photography and nature you will love our apartment. It is only 10 to 15 minutes down into Salo, the most beautiful of Lake Garda towns. It has the longest lungolago, which takes you around the bay from the beach, through the marina into the historic centre. Salo has an abundance of cafe/bars, fantastic restaurants, chic shops and a summer program of events from May to September. There is a quaint trattoria in walking distance to our apartment. They don't speak English and don't have a menu, but you get to experience fantastic local food. Don't worry we will help you decide in advance what to eat and then make the booking for you.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Away From It All
  • Romantic


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


  • children welcome

Location Type

  • mountain
  • rural


  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • swimming
  • tennis


  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite shower room with WC


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: 1 Double bedroom with ensuite


  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering

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


  • Notes on accommodation: The accommodation consists of an open plan living area, a double bedroom and an en-suite shower room. Two sets of double doors open onto a pretty communal garden, perfect for sunbathing, outside dining and BBQ's. Outside: The apartment opens directly on to communal gardens where you can dine, sunbathe and BBQ. There are views of the south of the lake from these gardens. The gardens are not often used by other owners as they prefer to use the gardens around the pool area which is located 50m away down a flight stairs. The pool, which is not heated, is approx 10 x 4m and 1 to 1.2 deep. The pool is open from mid May to the end of Sept. The pool is situated in beautiful gardens with stunning lake views. Utility Room: There is a separate communal room for storing sunbeds, mountain bikes etc Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: €75 Towels, bed linen, and final clean per booking. (pool/beach towels not included) Extra clean available on request

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