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Casa Helen & Charlie - Enjoy a Luxury Family Stay on Lake Como!

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Casa Helen & Charlie ~ A modern Rustico-style Retreat with breathtaking views!

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Last updated: 07/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enjoy a Luxury Family stay on Lake Como!

Nestled in a small residential enclave on the Menaggio hillside, this semi-detached townhouse property (ID 70) offers beautiful and versatile accommodation over two floors!

Guests enter through an attractively laid front garden which leads them to the front door on the Ground floor, which boasts a very spacious and sophisticated Living and Dining Room, with a large L-Shaped sofa, TV with DVD player, a cosy fireplace and a large Dining area. Doors lead out onto a spacious decked Terrace with sun loungers and outdoors Dining table and chairs. A BBQ also features here making it an ideal occasion to enjoy ‘Alfresco Dining’ in the evenings!

The varied views include wonderful aspects of the central part of Lake Como with its serene waters and dramatic mountain peaks, as well as the surrounding mountainside.

The ground floor also provides a very spacious and well presented fully-fitted Kitchen which is contemporary in design and offers all the desired appliances including a coffee machine.

A Master Bedroom suite is also situated conveniently on the Ground floor, offering a stylish leather Double Bed and charming interior as well as a contemporary luxury En-suite Bathroom.

To the first floor of the property further Bedrooms feature which are versatile and so making them ideal for family stays. The second Bedroom features a Twin Bedroom with two single Beds, stylish interior and charming sloping wooden ceilings.

The third Bedroom, also situated on the first floor is extremely spacious and also features wooden sloping ceilings, as well as a divider wall in the room which separates the space to create 2 private sleeping areas which each offer a Double Bed and beautiful furnishings. A wooden screen also enables extra privacy for guests.

Outside the property a parking space is situated along the peaceful resident driveway which leads off from the main road out of Menaggio town towards Porlezza on Lake Lugano.

Guests should be aware that a car is advisable due to the hillside location of the property. It is just a 5 minute’s drive from the centre of Menaggio town, which is situated on the lakeshore and which boasts a wide variety of general as well as Boutique shops, charming Cafes in the main Piazza and along the promenade, lake view Restaurants, friendly Bars, public Swimming pools and Beach and a fast and frequent Passenger and Car Ferry service to many other pretty lakeside towns including Varenna and Bellagio.

*An IPOD is provided for your entertainment.

Menaggio:
Menaggio is a picturesque village nestled in a convenient central position on the lake. It is a historical lake side town with many quaint neighbourhoods which extend north along the lake and up into the green hills and valleys. Menaggio offers stunningly beautiful views of Lake Como and the majestic mountains which surround it overlooked by the Alps to the North.

There is a fine selection of restaurants, delis, fresh grocers and of course delicious gelato and pizza! To keep you moving and fit while on vacation: play a round of golf at the infamous Menaggio & cadenabbia Golf Club, mini golf, hiking trails, mountain biking, free climbing, swimming and a new orienteering field all located in stunning locations -these are just a few possibilities offered to you in and around Menaggio. There is a museum dedicated to Leonardo da Vinci at the new “Lido Giardino” and in the Val Senagra Park, a museum featuring the value of antique buildings, artisan and peasant objects and creations. Other culturally rich events including music, fireworks, public markets and local festivals are to be enjoyed.

Menaggio’s tourist office is situated in the main square, Piazza Garibaldi, offers a great deal of information detailing what’s going on in and around the lakes, sightseeing, history and sporting activities.

During the summer the area boasts fantastic opportunities for many activities including mountain biking, cycling, horse riding, walking, many water sports including kite surfing, fishing, tennis, and of course golf at the historic Mennagio & Cadenabbia Golf Club. The Ferries run from Menaggio to both the North and South of Lake Come making it an ideal centre for sightseeing. The lovely lakeside and harbour have many cafes where you can sit and relax while watch the world go by.

Outdoor activities abound in this area and are very popular with holiday makers.An 18 hole golf course, mountain biking, water skiing and lots of other sports are all here to be enjoyed by you and your family.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    With en-suite...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 double

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  • A master bedroom suite is also situated conveniently on the ground floor, offering a stylish leather double bed and charming interior as well as a contemporary luxury en-suite bathroom. To the first floor of the property further bedrooms feature which are versatile and so making them ideal for family stays. The second bedroom features a twin bedroom with two single beds, stylish interior and charming sloping wooden ceilings. The third bedroom, also situated on the first floor is extremely spacious and also features wooden sloping ceilings, as well as a divider wall in the room which separates the space to create 2 private sleeping areas which each offer a double bed and beautiful furnishings. A wooden screen also enables extra privacy for guests....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, bidet

    En-suite...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, bidet

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  • A contemporary luxury en-suite bathroom. with master bedroom. There is also a second family bathroom...moreless

Other Amenities

  • 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 & connectivity is not guaranteed & may depend on the strength of the signal in your rental property. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Television

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace

Property Descriptor

  • Semi-Detached
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event

Jun 27 - Aug 28, 2015
2 night min stay
€278 €278
€1,390

Aug 29 - Oct 16, 2015
2 night min stay
€248 €248
€1,240

Oct 17 - Dec 18, 2015
2 night min stay
€198 €198
€990

Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2016
2 night min stay
€248 €248
€1,240

Jan 2 - Apr 29, 2016
2 night min stay
€198 €198
€990

Apr 30 - Jun 24, 2016
2 night min stay
€248 €248
€1,240

Jun 25 - Aug 26, 2016
2 night min stay
€278 €278
€1,390

Aug 27 - Oct 14, 2016
2 night min stay
€248 €248
€1,240

Oct 15 - Dec 16, 2016
2 night min stay
€198 €198
€990

Dec 17 - Jan 6, 2017
2 night min stay
€248 €248
€1,240

Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (€) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the manager / advertiser.


Additional information about rental rates:

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. (Please check Service Charge costs at time of enquiry) 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.
Additional Facilities: We offer a range of extra facilities, which are available for hire through our office 'Happy Holiday Homes' in Menaggio: Cot Hire - EU 20 per week, High Chair - EU 15 per week, Push Chair - EU 25 per week, Camp Bed – EU 85 per week, Wi-Fi or USB Internet Stick - EU 35 per week (includes EU 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. 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.
Calendar Updates: We manage a number of properties. The calendar updates are not shown, due to continuous availability changes. Please enquire for your chosen dates, cancellations and special offers. Notes: In riferimento alla delibera della Regione Lombardia n IX/2555 del 24.11.2011 articolo 4d in applicazione dell’art. 9 c.1 e dell’art. 25 c.3 L.R. 24/2006 se dichiara che l’immobile in soggetto non è soggetto all’obbligo di certificazione energetica.

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Last updated: 07/27/2015
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24 Available check-in
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Location

89 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Milan - Malpensa
2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Menaggio
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Menaggio
2.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Menaggio & Cadenabbia Golf Club
6 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Como - San Giovanni 59K or Varenna - Esino
35 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Autostrada E35
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Menaggio
100 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Splugen, Am Bach (Avers), Clusone (All Approx)
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Menaggio

Car: Recommended

The varied views include wonderful aspects of the central part of Lake Como with its serene waters and dramatic mountain peaks, as well as the surrounding mountainside.

Outside the property a parking space is situated along the peaceful resident driveway which leads off from the main road out of Menaggio town towards Porlezza on Lake Lugano.

The property is just a 5 minute’s drive from the centre of Menaggio town, which is situated on the lake shore and which boasts a wide variety of general as well as boutique shops, charming cafés in the main Piazza and along the promenade, lake view restaurants, friendly bars, public swimming pools and beach and a fast and frequent passenger and car ferry service to many other pretty lakeside towns including Varenna and Bellagio.

 

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  • Casa Helen & Charlie ~ A modern Rustico-style Retreat with breathtaking views!

    Casa Helen & Charlie ~ A modern Rustico-style Retreat with breathtaking views!

  • Sophisticated Living and Dining Room

    Sophisticated Living and Dining Room

  • Master Bedroom suite

    Master Bedroom suite

  • The Double bedroom

    The Double bedroom

  • Ateps up to front door

    Ateps up to front door

  • Menaggio Promenade

    Menaggio Promenade

  • Menaggio

    Menaggio

  • Menaggio Lido

    Menaggio Lido

  • Menaggio overlooking the Lake

    Menaggio overlooking the Lake

  • Villa Carlotta - Tremezzo

    Villa Carlotta - Tremezzo

  • Large L-Shaped sofa, TV and DVD player

    Large L-Shaped sofa, TV and DVD player

  • Well presented fully-fitted Kitchen

    Well presented fully-fitted Kitchen

  • Luxury En-suite Bathroom

    Luxury En-suite Bathroom

  • The Twin Bedroom

    The Twin Bedroom

  • View from the terrace

    View from the terrace

  • Menaggio Piazza

    Menaggio Piazza

  • The Harbour

    The Harbour

  • Menaggio & Cadenabbia Golf Club

    Menaggio & Cadenabbia Golf Club

  • Menaggio Town

    Menaggio Town

  • Menaggio

    Menaggio

  • Villa Melzi Gardens - Bellagio

    Villa Melzi Gardens - Bellagio

€198 - €278 per night (EUR) View calendar: Updated 07/27/15
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Manager
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian, dutch
  • Manager indicates their response time is Within 2 days
  • Calendar last updated 07/27/2015
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