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Como Centrale - an Infusion of Romance and Cosmopolitan Highlights!

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Como Centrale ~ An infusion of Romance and cosmopolitan highlights!

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Last updated: 08/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

‘Como Centrale’ offers guests an ideal and very beautiful spot from which to explore the magical Lake Como from! Centrally located in the cosmopolitan hub of Como city guests can soak in both the man- made and natural beauty which exists along the lake shore.

The apartment (ID 309) has been newly refurbished to a high standard throughout, offering a very light and comfortable Open Plan Living area with TV, Dining area and newly fitted Kitchenette with Hob and sink.

A beautifully presented Master Bedroom with wrought iron Double Bed provides a calm and soothing atmosphere ideal for relaxing, after the day’s sightseeing activities. A sofa bed in the living area also accomodates any extra guests. A modern and newly fitted Bathroom with Bath tub completes the accommodation.


Lake Como:

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).

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Property Type

  • Apartment

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Sofa bed In Living Area...moreless

  • A beautifully presented Master Bedroom with wrought iron Double Bed provides a calm and soothing atmosphere ideal for relaxing, after the day’s sightseeing activities. A sofa bed in the living area also accomodates any extra guests....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, bidet

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  • A modern and newly fitted Bathroom with Bath tub is also ideal for a couple’s stay....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

  • Television

Theme

  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Newly fitted kitchenette with Hob and sink....moreless

  • Stove

Outside

  • Balcony
 

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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
€127 €127
€635

Aug 29 - Jun 24, 2016
2 night min stay
€107 €107
€535

Jun 25 - Aug 26, 2016
2 night min stay
€127 €127
€635

Aug 27 - Jan 6, 2017
2 night min stay
€107 €107
€535

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 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 Extras: 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: 08/03/2015
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Location

59 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Milano Malpensa Airport
250 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Como
250 Metres
Nearest Ferry
Como
11 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Golf Espace? - Mendrisio, Switzerland
1.2 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Como: San Giovanni
18 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Autostrada: E35
250 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Como
130 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Splugen, Am Bach (Avers), Clusone (All Approx)
250 Metres
Nearest Beach
Lakeside - Como

Car: Not Necessary

From this very pretty apartment all the city’s sights and amenities are within easy walking distance; guests can enjoy a cappuccino in the buzzing lakeview Piazza Cavour, dine in exclusive Restaurants, take the Brunate Funicular to take in the panoramic views, explore the beautiful Old Town with its wide variety of high street and Designer Shops and delicatessens, and enjoy a wonderful walk through the family friendly Park and along the romantic Lakeside promenade, which leads to the breathtaking and elegant 18th century palatial Villa Olmo, which boasts stunning public gardens and a wide programme of Year round events from Concerts to Art Exhibitions.

Como also boasts a fast passenger Ferry and Bus service to the north of Lake Como, where the beautiful Golden Triangle lakeside towns of Menaggio, Bellagio and Varenna are situated. There are also direct train links to Milan Central Train Station as well as convenient motorway links to the Lombardy capital and to Lugano city.

Other Activities: Boat Rentals/Charters, Float Plane/Helicopter,Funicular Railway,Public Villas & Gardens,

Golf: There are Golf clubs around Lake Como: The Cadenabbia & Menaggio Golf Club and is Italy's oldest golf course. Established in 1907 with 18 holes Par 70, it is located above Menaggio near Croce, in Grandola ed Uniti, approx. 20 min. by car. Tel: +39 344 321 03. Green Fees: Weekdays €55, Weekends and Holidays €70 Euros; Golf Cart Rental €36.

Restaurant Golf at the club serves fantastic food and is well recommended.. Guests are always welcome, please call beforehand to check course rules. Golf Club Menaggio: (Menaggio Como).

Ski: This beautiful lake region of Italy is not the best for skiing as you may imagine, despite its scenery, crisp air and near perfect visibilty and mountains capped in winter snow. It does however have Skiing opportunities at local resorts for a day out.

There is a small ski area on Mt. Lema, not more than 10 km from Lugano, but you have to be lucky to have enough snow for skiing. In Ticino, the local Swiss Canton, the best places to ski are probably either San Bernardino (south of the pass of the same name) or Airolo (south of Gotthard pass). Both are reachable in about 1 hour by car across the Swiss border.

There are direct trains to Airolo as well from Lugano and hence from Italian Stations. To S. Bernardino there is only a bus connection. For more snow try Andermatt (on the north side of Gotthard pass) which has normally good snow conditions and a good choice of runs.

The closest major ski resorts are St. Moritz and Madesimo toward the Splugen Pass which is approx. 100K

 

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  • Como Centrale ~ An infusion of Romance and cosmopolitan highlights!

    Como Centrale ~ An infusion of Romance and cosmopolitan highlights!

  • The apartment has been newly refurbished to a high standard throughout

    The apartment has been newly refurbished to a high standard throughout

  • Fountain Villa Geno

    Fountain Villa Geno

  • Brunate Funicular

    Brunate Funicular

  • The promenade ~ Como

    The promenade ~ Como

  • Classic Boat on Como

    Classic Boat on Como

  • Volta Memorial

    Volta Memorial

  • Autumn on Lake Como

    Autumn on Lake Como

  • Villa Olmo - Como

    Villa Olmo - Como

  • Villa Balbianello - Lenno

    Villa Balbianello - Lenno

  • Villa Melzi Gardens - Bellagio

    Villa Melzi Gardens - Bellagio

  • Centrally located in the cosmopolitan hub of Como city

    Centrally located in the cosmopolitan hub of Como city

  • A beautifully presented master bedroom and newly fitted bathroom with bath tub

    A beautifully presented master bedroom and newly fitted bathroom with bath tub

  • Como

    Como

  • Como harbour

    Como harbour

  • Lake Como

    Lake Como

  • Como Float Plane

    Como Float Plane

  • Como

    Como

  • Como Sunday Food Market Piazza Cavour

    Como Sunday Food Market Piazza Cavour

  • Villa Olmo at night

    Villa Olmo at night

  • Villa Balbianello - Lenno

    Villa Balbianello - Lenno

  • Villa Melzi - Bellagio

    Villa Melzi - Bellagio

  • Villa Carlotta - Tremezzo

    Villa Carlotta - Tremezzo

€107 - €127 per night (EUR) View calendar: Updated 08/03/15
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Apartment
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian, dutch
  • Manager indicates their response time is Within 2 days
  • Calendar last updated 08/03/2015
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