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The apartment is one of six apartments in a recently developed small complex of only six luxury apartments. Each apartment is located on its own floor to allow for complete privacy at entrance level. My apartment is on the lower ground floor and is a garden apartment with private access to two sun terraces and a landscaped garden. The small development has lift access to all floors at road level as well as its own private garage.
This two bedroom and two bathroom luxury garden apartment is situated in the charming village of Colonno overlooking beautiful Lake Como with stunning views of the lake and surrounding mountains.
It is a beautifully decorated in warm mediterranean colours and luxury,quality,comfort and attention to detail are the hallmarks of this charming apartment. The apartment is air conditioned for the warm summers and has central heating for the cooler winters.
You set the breakfast terrace table with a fresh brioche and a pot of steaming coffee ... another day on the lake begins.
This apartment is perfectly positioned above Colonno with a three minute walk down to the town and the lakeside.
The apartment has a private garage for parking and has elevator access to each private entrance level.
The large open plan living room area features a beautiful fully fitted kitchen with all you need for that perfect lunch which you can then enjoy on the balcony or on the breakfast terrace. A cook's delight the kitchen is fully fitted with high quality built-in oven, fridger freezer,dishwasher, coffee machine, a central island unit for enjoying an 'espresso'!
The master bedroom has a king-size bed,furnished with high quality cherry wood furniture. A separate dressing area with plenty of storage space. It also has large French doors which lead onto the large balcony with table and chairs to enjoy it's amazing 180 degree views of the lake and Isola Comacina. This bedroom has its own full bathroom with tub, showerhead, integrated bathroom furniture. Hairdryer, fluffy towels, bathroom essentails and quality bedlinen are all supplied.
The second bedroom has a luxury double bed, which can be divided to make two full size single beds.It also features French doors to the balcony and air conditioning. A second bathroom with luxurious fittings and shower. Quality bed linen and bathroom towels add to the exclusive finishes in the apartment.
The apartment has its own private laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer separate from the apartment.
The large balcony is accessed from both bedrooms overlooking the lake. French doors open completely to a second balcony from the living room. Uninterrupted views from every window, terrace and balcony make this apartment the perfect retreat to Lake Como.
The living room has satellite TV with English channels, Ipod docking station, DVD, Play Station and a music centre. It has a beautiful Italian leather L-shaped sofa. The interior of the apartment has been painted in beautiful Mediterranean colors creating a warm and luxurious atmosphere. the apartment has Wifi internet thoughout.
Off the living room there is a large covered breakfast terrace overlooking the lake with steps leading down to the garden. There is also a large open terrace which is not overlooked and the perfect place to sunbathe or just relax with a good book and a glass of local Prosecco and also leads down to the lower garden.
Our apartment includes
Large spacious open plan living area with lounge room, dining table seating six on the covered terrace and fully integrated kitchen with breakfast island unit.
Master bedroom with king size bed and walk in dressing area with ample storage, ensuite bathroom with bathtub.Direct access to balcony facing the lake and garden.
Second bedroom with a double bed which can be configured into two singles.
Second large bathroom with shower, toilet, bidet and bespoke bathroom furniture.
Washing machine and tumble dryer in the private laundry room, separate from the apartment.
Two Balconies with outdoor seating and two expansive sun terraces,all fully equipped with sun loungers, tables and chairs and sun umbrellas and a private landscaped garden accessed from the apartment.
English satellite television, DVD, stereo system, ipod dock and playstation.
Wireless access for your computer.
Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, oven and cooktop hob, full size fridge and all utensils, microwave, coffee machine.
Situated on first level of a block of six apartments. Security gate and security door to the building.
Private garage at road level.
All bedlinen and towels provided
Central heating for cooler months
Air conditioning available in summer.
Constant hot water.
I have compiled a “Welcome Book” packed with countless things to do in the area, favourite restaurants, walking and cycling tracks, festivals and theatre and everything from shopping to sightseeing trips, ferry timetable, bus and train information.....as well as explaining everything in the apartment. If not myself Rosie... my manager Kasun, will greet you when you arrive at our apartment and answer any questions you have and help you to settle in.
Keywords: Independent Apartment, stunning lake view, air conditioning, WIFI, private terraces, private laundry room, close to amenities, walk to lake, private garage parking.
TAKE A LOOK AT THE CALENDER BUT IF THE DATES YOU REQUIRE ARE NOT AVAILABLE, PLEASE CONTACT ME AS I HAVE OTHER APARTMENTS AVAILABLE IN THE SAME AREA.
open plan with uninterrupted lake views views, a warm inviting area with L- shaped leather sofa, arm chair, coffee table, several small table, TV, DVD, music player/ipod.access to terraces and garden...moreless
Separate laundry room which is accessed from the apartment has modern washing machine with several functions, tumble clothes dryer, iron and ironing board, hoover and all essential cleaning supplies....moreless
The fully fitted and bespoke kitchen is a chef's dream. Everything yopu need and more....intergrated fan oven, gas hob, fridge and freezer, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine, quality utensils....moreless
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
The rate includes all gas, water and electricity,air conditoning, high speed internet connection, linens, towels, beach towels and garden maintenance. A 25% deposit secures the booking and is non-refundable with the balance of the rent is due 8 weeks prior to arrival.
Final cleaning fee of 100 euro is payable locally on arrival in cash.
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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In nearby towns in northern Italy and Switzerland there are Christmas markets - and for something special take a day trip to Switzerland’s Montreux where you can take a cogwheel train up the snowy alps to visit Santa Claus.
Being so close to Switzerland and the Italian Alps, skiing is an easy option in winter, as is cycling and hiking at lower altitudes.
You can enjoy skiing in the Valtellina at the wonderful village of Madesimo; visit Bormia and enjoy their 50 km of ski slopes or take a trip on a dog led sledge; ski the family resort of Chiesa Valmalenco or the wonderful slopes of Livigno. Skiing Switzerland is also an easy option, with San Bernadino just over an hour away and St Moritz a little further.
Spring is a true delight as the lake blooms with the warmer weather, the gardens are spectacular and hiking in the nearby valleys and alps is a pure pleasure!
So to inspire you in your holiday planning..here’s some things to do:
Hop on a ferry and visit a villa and
Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: I have indepth local knowledge of the area as I have been living here for over 12 years and have been involved in both the sales and rental property market.
Why the Owner Chose Colonno:
I bought this beautiful two bed apartment as it is in the most beautiful part of Lake Como, has a micro climate, spectacular views, fantastic outside living space and its central location on the lake means everything is close by.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Luxuriously finished with all the mod cons to allow for a fantastic holiday, relax on the terraces, enjoy breakfast on the balcony, soak up the sun in the landscaped private garden with stunning uninterrupted lake views. The convenience of being 5 minutes away from the lake, restaurants, ferry stop, shops and lots of villages to explore as well as the convenience of Como city, Milan and Switzerland on your doorstep.
'just one' of the sun terraces with uninterrupted lake views!
Terrace dining with a view.
fully equipped kitchen
como by night
marina on the lake
villa on the lake
winter on the lake
'italian stucco' painted feature interiors
modern contemporary bathrooms
apartment's private garden
typical lake village
como by nightfall
snowy mountains on the lake
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