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Superb Holiday Villa (Approx. 400m²) Directly on the Lake with Private Beach

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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

We are delighted to present Villa Darsena, a truly special house. The former guesthouse of Pascha Drahnet-Zervudachi is built on two levels with a total of ca. 400m² living area, and consists of a spacious living/dining-room, a television room, a kitchen, 4 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. There is a free W-Lan connection in the house. The park which belongs to the house (ca. 6.000 m²) is undoubtedly one of the finest gardens on Lago Maggiore. Its size alone gives one an idea of the former splendour of the possessions of the Egyptian Pascha – when one considers that he was in a position to provide such a large and delightful piece of land „just“ for his guests! After a major fire in 1968, the villa itself was reconstructed in its original form and tastefully furnished by the current owner.
All living- and bedrooms have wonderful views of the lake. The generous interior, the various outdoor areas and the exclusive ambiance provide ample opportunity for every guest to find their own special place for an unforgettable holiday. You may feel like a round of tennis on the private clay court (if you use the court, you are responsible for the care of it, or if you wish, the housekeeper will look after it, at a charge). You can swim in the lake, relax on the private beach, or take a boat trip. There are also plenty of activities available for sports enthusiasts. Villa Darsena has the largest private boathouse on the lake.
There are several parking amenities within the closed grounds. A household help is also available, if desired.

Living House Plan:

- Ground Floor with approx. 200 m² living area
• Spacious Entrance Hall
• Light-flooded living/dining-room with fireplace, piano, SAT-TV and access to both balconies
• Television room with SAT-TV, DVD-player and access to the approx. 36 m² balcony
• Well-equipped separate kitchen/living area with dish-washer, oven, micro-wave and side-view of the lake
• Bedroom with double bed and single mattresses, SAT-TV and en suite bathroom with bath and shower, bidet, double washbasin, window with marvellous view of the lake
• 2nd attractive bathroom with bidet, shower and window
• Approx. 6 m² side balcony with sun-awning and breathtaking view of the lake and the mountains opposite
• Approx. 36 m² sunny balcony with sun-awning and delightful view of the lake and the mountains opposite
• Splendid outdoor area with small private beach, approx. 200 m² lakeside terrace, approx. 200 m² boathouse and approx. 6.000 m² park with tennis court and unique view of the lake and
the surrounding mountains.

- Upper Floor with approx. 200 m² living area
• 2nd bedroom with two single beds which can be placed together and wonderful view of the lake
• 3rd bedroom with double bed and double mattress, splendid view of the lake, bathroom en suite with bath and shower, bidet and window
• 4th approx. 50 m² bedroom with double bed and double mattress, fire-place, safe, great view of the lake, en suite bathroom with bath and shower, bidet and window
• 5th attractive bathroom with bath, shower, bidet and window
• Laundry room with washingmachine, iron and ironing board, access to terrace
• Store room
• Approx. 8 m² covered terrace with guest w.c. and side view of lake

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Villa
  • 400 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    Well-trained pet € 10,- per day...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Fireplace
  • Internet:

    Free W-LAN connection ...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    There are several parking amenities within the closed grounds. ...moreless

  • Safe
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    Well-equipped separate eat-in kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Approx. 6 m² side balcony with sun-awning plus approx. 36 m² sunny balcony with sun-awning each with breathtaking view of the lake and the mountains opposite the mountains opposite ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large waterfront property (approx. 6.000 m²) with tennis court and unique view of the lake and the surrounding mountains. ...moreless

  • Porch / Veranda:

    Large lakeside terrace (approx. 200 m²) with unique view of the lake and the surrounding mountains. ...moreless

  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nebensaison
Apr 11 - May 22, 2015
3 night min stay
€490
Zwischensaison
May 23 - Jun 26, 2015
5 night min stay
€590
Hauptsaison
Jun 27 - Aug 28, 2015
5 night min stay
€800
Zwischensaison
Aug 29 - Sep 11, 2015
5 night min stay
€640
Nebensaison
Sep 12 - Oct 24, 2015
3 night min stay
€540

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Endreinigung €250
  • OfflineRDD €700
  • Taxes Not included
  • Stay Tax *

* This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 6 years.

Notes:

Auf Wunsch:

- Haushaltshilfe für € 13,- pro Stunde

- Wäschewechsel für € 15,- pro Person

- Gut erzogenes Haustier für € 10,- pro Nacht

Hinweis:

- Bettwäsche und Handtücher sind im Mietpreis inbegriffen.

Die o.g. Preise beziehen sich auf eine Belegung bis 8 Personen.

Bei einer Belegung bis 6 Personen erhalten Sie einen Preisnachlass in Höhe von € 50,- pro Nacht, bei einer Belegung bis 4 Personen erhalten Sie einen Preisnachlass in Höhe von € 100,- pro Nacht.


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Location

80 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Milan Malpensa
100 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Oggebbio
11 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Intra
22 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Golf Pian Di Sole Verbania
20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Verbania
51 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A 2 (exit Bellinzona South)
300 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Oggebbio
10 Metres
Nearest Beach
Private access to the lake

Car: Recommended

Oggebbio: approx. 1.000 inhabitants

The name of this region which consists of 15 different villages, stems from the Greek – eu (gut), ghe (earth) and bios (life) and means „Land of Good Life“. In earlier times, rye, oats and potatoes from this fertile region were cultivated on the land between the lake below and the chestnut forrests in the higher regions. Livestock farming was also common. The wood from the forrests was used i.a. as fuel for the steam engines of the railway in Verbania and the twigs were even transported as far as Milan and used there in the bakery ovens. There are many architechtural gems to be discovered in Oggebbio and surroundings, such as the parish church Parocchiale die Santi Peitro e Paolo in the village of Gonte, which has the highest belfry (42m) in the Verbano region, the Romanesque church Sant'Agata, which originates from the 12th century, or the chapel „della Natività di Maria di Cadessino“ in Novaglio, with its wonderful 15th century frescoes. The unique micro-climate in this part of Lago Maggiore favours the growth of many Mediterranean and exotic plants. In the second half of the 19th century, the Camelia, named after the Jesuit priest, Georg Joseph Kamel, arrived in the area. This plant belongs to the Asian family of plants known as Theaceae.These rare forms of the Winter Camelia are the stars of the cooler season and nowhere in Europe is the climate as favourable for their cultivation as in the Lago Maggiore region. But Oggebbio is not only attractive for nature and plant lovers. The many and varied excursions which may be taken on the lake and in the surrounding mountains and valleys lend a particular charm to this area. The vicinity of towns such as Locarno and Ascona, with their annual international film and jazz festivals, offer yet more opportunities for relaxation, sport and culture.

 

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  • aerial photography of the estate

    aerial photography of the estate

  • Large lake terrace (approx. 200m²)

    Large lake terrace (approx. 200m²)

  • Large park (approx. 6.000m²)

    Large park (approx. 6.000m²)

  • private boathouse (approx. 200m²)

    private boathouse (approx. 200m²)

  • Living-/dining room

    Living-/dining room

  • TV room

    TV room

  • One of 4 bedrooms

    One of 4 bedrooms

  • One of 5 bathrooms

    One of 5 bathrooms

  • Partial view of the villa

    Partial view of the villa

  • Approx. 6.000m² waterfront property

    Approx. 6.000m² waterfront property

  • private tennis court

    private tennis court

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Well-equipped separate eat-in kitchen

    Well-equipped separate eat-in kitchen

  • One of 4 bedrooms

    One of 4 bedrooms

€490 - €800 per night (EUR)
Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    5
  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, italian
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  • Calendar last updated 11/29/2014
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