Perched on the hillside, in the ancient town of Colonno. In front of you Lake Como lies stretched out in all of its glory. In the distance you see a paddle steamer lazily making its way across the lake.
You set the breakfast terrace table with a fresh brioche and a pot of steaming coffee. Another day on the lake begins....
The apartment is a beautifully decorated and fantastic holiday hideaway. Two bedrooms, one bathrooms plus a spacious private balcony make this home the perfect Lake Como retreat. This apartment has a unique lakeside position in Colonno. It is on the main bus route and is only minutes away fro...m the main ferry port in Argegno where you can avail of the quaint lake ferries to shuttle you around this magnificent lake. You can get daily rambler tickets so you can hop on and off at your leisure.
A small beach is located close to the property where you can swim or simply soak up the sun while watching the world float by.
The bright and spacious living room has all you need for that perfect lunch to enjoy on the balcony or on the breakfast terrace. The master bedroom has a king-size bed; wardrobe space and bedside lockers .It also has large French doors, which lead on to the large balcony with amazing 180 degree views of the lake and Isola Comacina.
The second bedroom has bunk beds. Quality bed linen and bathroom towels add to the exclusive finishes in the apartment.
The furnished balcony is accessed from both master bedroom and living room overlooking the lake.
The living room has TV, and a music centre. Wi-Fi is available on request. It has a sofa bed for an extra guest if needed.
The balcony is large enough to enjoy alfresco dining. Every window has great lake views with the best reserved for the master bedroom.
The property is located about 3 mins walk away from the village centre of Colonno, which is named after an ancient Greek settlement, remains a traditional Italian lakeside village and it situated 2 km north of Argegno and immediately adjacent to Sala Comacina, with Ossuccio, Lenno and Menaggio a few kilometres further north. The village has a selection of shops, bars and restaurants.
It is 20 minutes from the lovely historic city of Como and about one hour to Milan airports (Malpensa and Linate) and the stylish metropolis itself. Como is one of Italy’s most important centres for the production of silk.
The property is positioned at the start of a beautiful walk to Menaggio passing many of the beautiful villages along the way.
Enjoy a relaxing stay with the changing colours of the lake and market strolls, boat trips, lakeside or mountain walks, romantic meals in one of the many waterside cafes and restaurants and you might spot some famous neighbours like George Clooney, Donatella Versace and many Italian football player.
As featured in USA TODAY and recommended by Travel + Leisure in its annual Villa Guide:
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