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Enjoy the Views and Relax on the Private Lake View Balcony

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Last updated: 07/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

On the first floor, with private balcony,therefore almost in contact with the lake, is the 'Larius apartment', a spacious(70 square meters) a luminous one bedroom apartment, with A/C in this enchanting 19th century building, which was once a hotel and has recently been carefully and completely renovated and is now home to many comfortable and elegant apartments.

Situated on the lake road, running along the western shore of Lake Como, the 'Larius apartment' has a large open plan living area, you will love the private balcony for 'al fresco' dining, beautiful kitchen and dining area from which, when seated, all you can see is water from the windows over looking the lake. The comfortable bedroom has a king-size bed and leather finished furnishings. There is a bathroom with 'jacuzzi' shower unit and also a utility room with washer and dryer.

The building is a beautiful gated building with private underground parking, situated on the boarder of the ancient village of Carate Urio, still unspoiled by modernization, keeping its old world feeling with characteristic streets and stepped lanes crossed by low bridges which join the century old houses.In fact many famous people have decided to make this area their own private paradise, for example Gianni Versace, whose beautiful villa is just 3 kms. south of the Lario apartment and also George Clooney's, delightful lake side home is 1 km north in the village of Laglio.

Everything here is new and has been chosen with great care, there are teak floors in the living area and beautiful Italian tiles in the bathroom. The furnishings, appliances, all linens and dinnerware are also brand new. The simple but tasteful furniture accommodates all tastes and offers our guests everything they need for a comfortable holiday, short break and business trip to Lake Como.


Keywords: Condominium A/C lake view balcony


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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 65 m²
  • Elevator : Small elegant elevator to all floors

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1


  • Convertible bed(s)


  • King size beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Comfortable double sofa-bed in the lounge...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1


  • deluxe jacuzzi showew unit, bidet, toilet and hand basin.


  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR


  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    With no interruption especially from the private terrace where you can relax or dine....moreless

  • Lakefront:

    The property sits on the local lake road 30 meters from the lake front...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    At the back of the property are the beautiful mountains which boarder Lake Como...moreless

  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    Private covered parking for 1 car is provided within the gated community...moreless

  • Elevator:

    Small elegant elevator to all floors...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone:

    Cell phone can be provided on request, you will pay for usage only....moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Free off street parking is available in front of the condo...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    we have a combined washer/dryer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Pay as you go WIFI is available, the cost is €0.50 per hour....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Big private balcony for relaxing and al fresco dining, over looking the lake....moreless

  • Bicycles:

    Can be arranged on request and paid locally...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a large outside patio where there are sun loungers and lake views....moreless



Write a review 4.8
from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
3 night min stay
€900 €3,800
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
€700 €3,200
Nov 1 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
€650 €2,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit €300
  • Taxes Not included



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Last updated: 07/22/2015
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70 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Milan Malpensa
0.1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Carate urio
20 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Fino Mornasco
10 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Como San Giovanni
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A9 which takes directly to EXPO 2015
Carate Urio
Nearest Restaurant
Ristorante Regina 131
120 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended

Milan is host to the EXPO 2015, and the Lario apartment is ideally placed to combine a relaxing few days with a visit to the EXPO. We can arrange transport to and from the event for you, or take the train from Como San Giovanni station.


Manager info

About: I look after this apartment for a very good friend of mine who bought it as an investment, thinking that he would use it during the summer months. Instead, he finds himself very busy, he is in the silk indursty (Como is the silk capital of Italy) and can hardly use it at all. This is why he decided to rent it for vacation rentals. It is in a very prestigious condo in Carate Urio, closer to George Clooney's home, close to the lake and close to the city of Como, so is convenient for everything.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Elegant condo, lake views, private balcony, Air conditioning, peacefull surroundings,close to the lake, private parking

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Speaks: english, french, italian

Guestbook comments from the property manager

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  • The Larius condo seen from the lake.

    The Larius condo seen from the lake.

  • Elegant dining area with lake views

    Elegant dining area with lake views

  • Lake Views

    Lake Views

  • Bright and sunny open plan living area with A/C

    Bright and sunny open plan living area with A/C

  • Modern open plan kitchen and lounge

    Modern open plan kitchen and lounge

  • Elegantly finished in white leather, brand new bed.

    Elegantly finished in white leather, brand new bed.

  • Jacuzzi shower unit

    Jacuzzi shower unit

  • Bathroom


  • Views from the apartment

    Views from the apartment

  • Hydrofoil passing in front of the condo

    Hydrofoil passing in front of the condo

  • Comfortable double sofa bed

    Comfortable double sofa bed

  • Fully equiped open plan kitchen area

    Fully equiped open plan kitchen area

  • Open plan living

    Open plan living

  • Elegant furnishings

    Elegant furnishings

  • Lake Views

    Lake Views

  • Lake Views

    Lake Views

  • Lake view private balcony

    Lake view private balcony

  • The bedroom also has access to the private balcony

    The bedroom also has access to the private balcony

  • Washer/dryer


  • View of  terrace

    View of terrace

  • Nearby beach

    Nearby beach

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