- 2 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- Sleeps 6
Description from the owner
Charming cottage overlooking Lake Iseo.
Two floors consisting of sitting room, 2 bedrooms, kitchen, 2 bathrooms (1 accessible from the outside), utility room, large terrace and cosy garden overlooking the lake. Private offstreet parking . Panoramic view of the marina and surrounding mountains
Lake view. Deck chairs
Nature is entwined with culture, offering a multiplicity of attractions, accompanied by the rediscovery of old flavours and the search for local food and DOC wines.
Damage Deposit 100 € per stay
Bed linens and towels are not included in the price. If required, they are ...Read more
Charming cottage overlooking Lake Iseo
Lovere, Lombardy, Italy
Additional Location Information
Lovere is on the west shore of Lake Iseo or Sebino, formed by the River Oglio in the terminal section of Valcamonica. It is one of the most beautiful villages in Italy (see: I Borghi più belli d'Italia).
History - The ruins of a Celtic fort (4th-3rd centuries B.C.) bear witness of the antiquity of the settlement. The Romans colonised the area leaving their mark above all in a large necropolis. The fortified aspect of the town centre dates back to the Middle Ages. Lovere was part of the Serenissima Republic of Venice from 1442 to 1797.
Places of interest - Palazzo Tadini was built between 1821 and 1826 to house Conte Tadini's art collection. It is the seat of the Academy of Fine Arts; it also hosts a modern painting section and important temporary exhibitions.
Basilica di Santa Maria in Valvendra -(246X82 ft) built in the second half of the 15th century ; it is in Renaissance style with Venetian influences.
The Sanctuary - built in honour of the loverese B.Capitanio and V.Gerosa, the founders of the Congregation 'Sisters of Holy Child Mary'.
Chiesa di San Giorgio - built at the end of the 14th century, it houses a magnificent painting by the Flemish painter Jean de Herdt (1657) and the altar- piece attributed to Palma il Giovane.
Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II - Its trademarks are the Palace of the Podestà and the civic tower, on which a fresco of a lion, symbol of the Venetian rule, bears the date 1442.
Museum of Natural Sciences - founded in 1996 by the local council.
Porto Turistico - It is the largest marina on European lakes. It houses a multifunctional amphitheatre, where shows, exhibitions and events take place, besides the public library, sports clubs, bars and restaurants.
Swimming pools - Two indoor heated pools (one for children) and an outdoor one equipped with 2 aqua trails and 3 water slides. People can sunbathe on the green outdoor lawn. Bar service.
Cinema-teatro Crystal - The community-room Crystal is the second multifunctional theatre in the Province of Bergamo with 664-seat capacity and high quality of the shows.
Sailing and rowing
Inter-regional, national and international Regatta. 'Disvela': project for the different-abled.
Spring concert season by world-famous performers at Tadini Academy of Fine Arts.
Painting exhibitions by Italian and international artists at Atelier Tadini.
Theatre season at Crystal Theatre.
Patronal festival on May 18th.
Corto Lovere - International Short Film Festival ( September)
Madonna Speranzina feast - September.
Weekly market - every Saturday morning.
Choral and Symphony concerts in St. Mary's Basilica and in St. George's Church.
Summer Events - Musical and theatrical entertainments, stand-up comedies and animation activities for children in the streets and squares.
The Sarnico-Lovere run : April 26, 2015
Nearest airport Milan Bergamo km 40
Nearest railway station Pisogne km 6
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Lake nearby, Mountain nearby, Rural retreats
Nearest train station: Pisogne (Brescia), 3.98 miles
Nearest airport: Milan/Bergamo, 24.98 miles
Car is recommended
Last updated on February 23, 2015
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- Ceiling Fans
- Alarm Clock
- Washing Machine
- Linens Provided
- Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
- Central heating
- Hair dryer
- Towels Provided
- Local Guides/Maps
Phone / Internet
- Internet Access
- Secure parking space
- Mountain Views
- Ocean or water views
- Stove or Oven
- Stereo or CD player
- Satellite or cable TV
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Balcony or terrace
- 5 Dining chairs
- 5 Lounge chairs
- Pet friendly - yes
- Smoking allowed - no
- Suitable for children - yes
- Suitable for the elderly - ask
- Wheelchair accessible - no