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Terrazza Elegante - Enjoy Your Very Own Luxurious Lake View Retreat!

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Terrazza Elegante's lake & mountain view terrace

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Last updated: 09/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
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  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Carate Urio apartment description

A newly refurbished historical, hillside apartment (ID 357) completed in January 2010 and reached along a short, wide cobbled pathway with a slight incline in the typical lake style. It is located in the romantic and prestigious South Western Lake Como village of Carate Urio and offers luxurious and elegant lake view self-catering accommodation!

The property has been expertly decorated and finished throughout and provides spacious and versatile lake view living. An entrance from the ground floor leads guests up a flight of steps to a beautiful open plan living area, featuring an elegantly carved Carrara marble fireplace, wonderful original stone walls and barrel-vaulted ceilings over an antique dining area. There are also many contemporary features such as a wall mounted flat screen Sat TV with DVD player and comfortable leather sofas to relax on.

Steps lead from this unique entertainment room to a very light and well proportioned first floor dining room which leads out onto a fabulous and spacious sunny lake and mountain view terrace with dining area and parasol, providing the most idyllic setting from where you can relax and entertain guests!

The newly fitted kitchen offers guests all the desired appliances for a self-catering holiday including coffee machine, toaster, microwave, kettle and oven and hob making it ideal for preparing both simple breakfasts and impressive dinner parties, which can be enjoyed indoors at the two dining areas or outdoors on the beautiful terrace.

The sleeping areas of the apartment are extremely versatile and accommodate up to 8 guests. There are three large bedrooms, each with their own bathroom. The first bright and spacious double bedroom, features elegant furnishings which include a romantic wrought iron double bed, an antique marble topped dressing table with mirror and a wonderful baroque style wardrobe. Enjoy the wall mounted flat screen SAT TV, safe box and private bathroom.

The en-suite master bedroom is a also good size and provides an antique ‘King Size’ bed which will ensure a very comfortable bed in the Italian matrimonial style. A set of marble topped bedside tables also feature, providing a very pleasing Italian style of living which your guests will very much enjoy! This room is also equipped with a mini-bar, safe box and SAT TV.

The third bedroom features a comfortable double bed and also a set of bunk beds which can be utilised if needed. The bedroom also boasts a mini-bar, safe box, SAT TV, plenty of wardrobe space and en-suite bathroom with shower.

This apartment conveniently features three newly fitted modern bathrooms, the main one of which offers guests a bath tub and separate shower and the second and third bathrooms provides guests with a separate shower in addition to all the desired sanitary ware, all the bathrooms are designed to match the bedrooms.

This apartment also features a private office space with antique desk perfect for guests who need to do a spot of work whilst on the lake. There is an additional laundry room with washing machine and ironing facilities.

This apartment also features a private office space with antique desk perfect for guests who need to do a spot of work whilst on the lake. There is an additional laundry room with washing machine and ironing facilities.

A second garage is available for an additional EU70 per week. The first garage is included in the rental price.

From the property you and your guests can enjoy the very beautiful village setting of Carate Urio which features pretty lakefront vistas and imposing Villas and lush gardens.

Carate Urio Area:
The ancient village of Carate Urio is a municipality in the Province of Como, which is located in the Italian region of Lombardy. The commune lies on the north western shore of Lake Como and is made up of two distinct areas; Urio and Carate Lario.

The village still retains all it's old world charm today, which is evident from the century old houses that are surrounded by stepped lanes and crossed by low bridges. Roman remains and Gallic tombs have been found in this area which denote it's ancient origins.

The village has some good restaurants where you will be able to sample the local cuisine, there is also a small grocery shop, a post office, bank and a pharmacy. Should you need a larger selection of shops, then it will be worth a visit to either Cernobbio or Como. There is a boat stop in the village with frequent services to Como and Bellagio.

There are two Churches in the area, the parish Church of SS. Quirico e Giulitta which was rebuilt in 1865, the bell tower is twelfth century and still remains from the original building. Also, the Church of S. Marta which dates back from the eleventh century has several ancient frescoes.

Lombardy - Lake Como Area:
The Italian Lakes are a little slice of paradise. Elegant ribbons of blue water stretch out ahead, folded into the sun-baked foothills, with a spectacular back drop of the snow-capped Alps.

Lake Como offers hidden treasures just waiting for the visitor to discover them: charming corners forgotten by time, lakeside villages where nothing seems to have changed for centuries.

It is steeped in history with an immense collection of churches, architectural masterpieces and works of art covering the centuries. The lake is situated in a basin surrounded by wooded mountains, and offers an extremely varied landscape, with its' shores featuring a succession of pastures, and woods as well as harsh and impressive rock formations.

All this alongside elegant, lakeside villas with sub-tropical gardens, which provide a haven of peace and tranquillity and chic resorts such as Varenna, Bellagio, Menaggio and Como itself.

Warming, in spriing and graced with natural beauty, the lakes are still a place to draw breath and wonder. Lake Como, oriented north-south, ringed by characterful old villages often wedged onto narrow beaches between rugged cliffs and water. Those classic lake images of flower strewn balconies, Baroque gardens and splendid waterside villas can be found here in abundance. Dotted around and between the lakes are some of Italy's finest art cities, such as Milan, Verona & Bergamo.

The most romantic and picturesque villages on the lake are Santa Maria Rezzonico, Varenna (15 min by ferry) & Bellagio (8 min by ferry), Lenno (visit Villa Balbianello, location for 007's Casino Royale as well as Villa Gaeta, right here in Menaggio) & Laglio (where George Clooney owns Villa Oleandra).

Property Type

      • Apartment

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 2 child bed

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              • The sleeping areas of the apartment are extremely versatile and accommodate up to 8 guests. There are three large bedrooms, each with their own bathroom. The first bright and spacious double bedroom, features elegant furnishings which include a romantic wrought iron double bed. The en-suite master bedroom is a also good size and provides an antique ‘King Size’ bed which will ensure a very comfortable bed in the Italian matrimonial style. The third bedroom features a comfortable double bed and also a set of bunk beds which can be utilised if needed....moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower, bidet

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, bidet

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              • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower, bidet

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              • Private bathroom to First bedroom and en-suite bathrooms with shower to Bedroom 2 and 3. ...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • This apartment also features a private office space with antique desk perfect for guests who need to do a spot of work whilst on the lake. There is an additional laundry room with washing machine and ironing facilities. Additional Facilities: We offer a range of extra facilities, which are available for hire through our office 'Happy Holiday Homes' in Menaggio: Cot Hire - € 20 per week, High Chair - € 15 per week, Push Chair - € 25 per week, Camp Bed – € 85 per week, Wi-Fi or USB Internet Stick - € 35 per week (includes € 10 consumable credit). Please note that signal and connectivity is not guaranteed and may depend on the strength of the signal in your rental property....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Historic

                  Attractions

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Bird Watching
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking

                  Location Type

                  • Rural
                  • Village

                  local services and businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Garage
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                      • Deck / Patio

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          forms of payment

                              • Accept Credit Card
                               

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Rate 4
                              Aug 30 - Oct 17, 2014
                              3 night min stay

                              €1,950
                              Rate 5
                              Oct 18 - Apr 24, 2015
                              3 night min stay

                              €2,170
                              Rate 6
                              Apr 25 - Jun 26, 2015
                              3 night min stay

                              €1,950
                              Rate 7
                              Jun 27 - Aug 28, 2015
                              3 night min stay

                              €2,150
                              Rate 8
                              Aug 29 - Oct 16, 2015
                              3 night min stay

                              €1,950
                              Rate 9
                              Oct 17 - Jan 1, 2016
                              3 night min stay

                              €2,170

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees:

                              • Taxes Not included

                              Notes:

                              Service Charge:

                              Our one & two weekly Service Charges are inclusive of final cleaning, bed linen, towels, heating, utilities & air-conditioning (if installed in the holiday property). Tea towels & beach towels are not supplied. If your booking is for more than one week, clean linen & towels will be provided on a weekly basis.

                              Additional Service Charge: €175 (7 days & less) & €205 (7 days plus)

                              Making a Booking:

                              To make a confirmed booking, you will be asked to fill in our online booking form and pay a 30% deposit by wire transfer or credit card. The remaining holiday balance will then be due 6 weeks before arrival.

                              Short Breaks:

                              3 night break - 40% off weekly tariff / 4 night break - 30% off weekly tariff / 5 night break - 20% off weekly tariff / 6 night break - 10% off weekly tariff


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                              Location

                              89 Kilometres
                              Nearest Airport
                              Bergamo - Orio al Serio 101Km or Milam - Malpensa
                              0.5 Kilometres
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Carate Urio
                              21 Kilometres
                              Nearest Ferry
                              Cadenabbia
                              27 Kilometres
                              Nearest Golf
                              Lecco - Golf 33Km or Menaggio Croce Golf
                              12 Kilometres
                              Nearest Train
                              Como - San Giovanni
                              12 Kilometres
                              Nearest Motorway
                              Autostrada E35
                              0.5 Kilometres
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              Carate Urio
                              98 Kilometres
                              Nearest Ski
                              Madisimo
                              6 Kilometres
                              Nearest Beach
                              Lido at Cernobbio

                              Car: Not Necessary

                               

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                              • Terrazza Elegante's lake & mountain view terrace

                                Terrazza Elegante's lake & mountain view terrace

                              • Beautiful open plan living area

                                Beautiful open plan living area

                              • Original stone walls and barrel-vaulted ceilings

                                Original stone walls and barrel-vaulted ceilings

                              • Aerial view of Terrazza Elegante location

                                Aerial view of Terrazza Elegante location

                              • With romantic wrought iron double bed

                                With romantic wrought iron double bed

                              • The third bedroom with a double and bunk beds

                                The third bedroom with a double and bunk beds

                              • The spacious sunny terrace

                                The spacious sunny terrace

                              • Carate Urio

                                Carate Urio

                              • Carate Urio

                                Carate Urio

                              • Como

                                Como

                              • Piazza Duomo - Como

                                Piazza Duomo - Como

                              • Terrace dining area in the most idyllic setting

                                Terrace dining area in the most idyllic setting

                              • The antique dining area

                                The antique dining area

                              • Newly fitted kitchen

                                Newly fitted kitchen

                              • The first bright and spacious double bedroom

                                The first bright and spacious double bedroom

                              • Private bathroom

                                Private bathroom

                              • The en-suite master bedroom

                                The en-suite master bedroom

                              • En-suite bathroom with shower

                                En-suite bathroom with shower

                              • Carate Urio

                                Carate Urio

                              • Carate Urio

                                Carate Urio

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                              €279 - €310 per night (EUR)
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                              3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 8

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                              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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