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BLUSTELLA - CLASSICO

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 56 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom apartment

Classico is one of Blustella apartments (the other ones are Romantico ref.no.397454 and Artistico ref.no.3014296).

The apartment is on the 2nd floor of a period building in old town centre. There is no lift. Being in old town centre, where no cars are allowed, you can enjoy walking to any shops, bars, restaurants, facilities and amenities. On the other hand we don't provide any parking spaces, in case you plan to come by car .There is though a nearby parking lot "Centro Lago Parking" (5 mins walking distance) Weekly fares are recommended.

This apartment consists of one dining/living room, two bedrooms , one bathroom .

At the entrance behind the security door there is the kitchen/dining room : it has dishwasher, microwave oven, fridge, coffee machine, kettle, toaster and four ceramic hobs. There is a table with four seats and a very comfy sofa. Ceiling fans in each room provide a good circulation of air during summer.

Each bedroom has a double bed with a very spacious wardrobe . There is a smal safe, too. One of the bedrooms is overlooking the Piazza Mazzini while the other one has a window over Via Diaz.

The bathroom has shower, hair dryer and heated towel rail (linen and towels provided).

Heating is provided by a gas heater placed in the kitchen.

All in all the apartment is very bright; a palette of natural colours and a hint of British style are distinctive characteristics.

White furniture, sliding glass doors and ceramic hobs make this apartment ONLY SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN IF AT LEAST TEENAGERS.

Wi-fi is available for guests and included in our rental fees.

We treasure our guests suggestions and/or criticisms in order to improve year by year the quality of our service by doing necessary maintenance and/or needed changes in any apartment.

Further details indoor:

In the apartment there are some fliers, maps of the town and a selection of books also in English about Como and its surroundings.

Weekly change of linen and towels is provided.

Best way to reach us is by train (10 mins walking distance from both railway stations Como S.Giovanni and Como Nord Lago).

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Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 18, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Our stay in Como was very enjoyable made more pleasant by this well positioned, modern, spacious and light apartment.

We had clean directions on how to find the apartment from the station and contact with Giovani was easy and he was here to meet us and help us settle in.

The apartment worked well for us as two couples and we loved the central location for walking, day trips and shopping.

If there could be a negative it was the lack of any laundry facilities - machine, iron and ironing board.

We will be certain to recommend this apartment to others for future stays.

Many thanks.



N.B. Self service laundromat can be found at Via Cadorna which is a 10-15 mins. walk NW of apartment outside city wall
Sep 2012
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Amenities

Como Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 56 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
  • 1 bathroom with a shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • 2 double bedrooms, both with a spacious wardrobe and ceiling fans.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
It is particularly suitable for couples in their honeymoon or married couples with adult sons. CHILDREN NOT ALLOWED UNLESS TEENAGERS

Reviews

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average rating of 4.866667 based on 24 reviews
5

Lake Como

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is very comfortable and convenient to everything. We were very happy with the accommodations and LOVED the location. It was great to stay in a historic building in a great part of the city. We could explore the area for days without having to trek forever or take a train or bus. The shops were interesting, I would recommend researching the restaurants prior to dining since many offer the same menu. We arrived by train from Switzerland and it was very easy to find. It was also convenient to the airport when departing. We did have spotty WIFI a few times. I would definitely go back off season when the area is less touristy.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Immaculate

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at Blustella, the apartment is really clean and very well equipped. Giovanni gave us a lovely warm welcome and was helpful. Would definitely recommend staying here!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Perfect location perfect apartment

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely time in beautiful Como

The apartment is in a perfect location to enjoy everything Como has to offer, it is clean, spacious and the ceiling fans are wonderful!! (Could do with a fan in the bathroom)

Would recommend and return

Thanks

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Great location, and lovely apartment

  • 4 of 5

Apartment was very clean. Location was in a lovely piazza.

There is no washing machine or iron, which is a shame when trying to live out of a suitcase. Giovanni was also very helpful in suggesting good places to eat and visit.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Perfect location. Very comfortable. Great host!

  • 5 of 5

Very well kept and well stocked. Light, airy feel and super clean. Overlooks the piazza and is a 10 minute walk to lake or either train station in town. Has a homey, cozy feel. Be mindful you need to ascend 4 flights of stairs with luggage. No lift. Felt secure and safe. Host was gracious and helpful. Host provides lots of local brochures and info. Would definitely go back... hopefully for a longer stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful apartment in central Como location.

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely 3 night stay in the apartment. It's in a great location, in central Como, overlooking a lively piazza. The apartment is beautifully kept and it was a real bonus to find somewhere with two double-sized bedrooms. Giovanni, who showed us into the apartment, was very helpful and gave us tips on how to get around and what to do around the lake. Would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Malpensa
Nearest Barpub
1 Metres
Piazza Mazzini
Nearest Ferry
500 Metres
Navigazione Laghi
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Circolo Golf Villa d'Este Montorfano
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Como S.Giovanni/ Como Nord Lago
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
Como Sud
Nearest Restaurant
1 Metres
Piazza Mazzini
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Lido Villa Olmo
Car: not necessary

Lombardy ( Lombardia) is one of the twenty regions of Italy. The capital city is Milan. One-sixth of Italy's population lives in Lombardy the most populous and richest region in the Country and one of the richest in the whole of Europe.

The climate of this region is continental, though with variations depending on altitude or the presence of inland waters. Lake Como weather is generally mild. It is known for its Mediterranean-like climate where tropical and sub-tropical plants can grow year-round. In the winter, the lake helps to maintain a higher temperature in the surrounding region.

Old town centre of Como is only for pedestrians so that you can enjoy strolling about the small streets (via) or sitting by cafeterias in the squares (piazza), steeped in the town's every day’s real life.

Como is really picturesque: shaped as in a grid inside the medieval walls, everything is at hand though, from restaurants to shops and supermarkets.

During Summer you can enjoy bathing at Villa Olmo's swimming pool (Lido) which is at the left end of the lake promenade at 15-20 mins walking distance from the apartments.

In two minutes walking you can get to the lake promenade, boat jetties, railway and bus stations and Brunate's funicular (cable-rail). There is good train service to Milan (about every half hour) as well as major exhibition centres such as Fiera Milano Rho.

There is also a good service from Malpensa Airport to Como (Malpensa express train): change at Saronno to Como.

In town there is a wide choice of typical restaurants, pizzerias and shops and also markets, museums, banks, pharmacies, and supermarkets.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $67.56

Check in: not earlier than 3pm and not later than 9pm.
Check out: not later than 10am
150 EURO deposit in cash is due upon arrival which will be given back to you when you leave the apartment provided there are no damages .

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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