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Casa Molina - a Fabulously Chic Retreat Ideal for Travelling Couples and Familie

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Last updated: 12/06/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Elegant Villa between Bellagio and Como with peaceful garden & olive trees

The villa retains many charming original features including high ceilings, pretty balconies and original mosaic flooring and stylishly combines modern furnishings and beautiful quirky touches to create a luxury and distinctive self-catering retreat.
Guests can enjoy relaxing and socialising in the spacious living room which boasts whitewashed beamed ceilings, blue whitewashed walls and distressed wooden bookshelves, with a sofa and two easy chairs for relaxing. A fantastic open fireplace provides an idyllic atmosphere for warm cosy evenings and doors lead directly out into the private garden which is perfect for summer alfresco dinner parties. A well equipped kitchen provides all you will need for a self catering holiday.
The three bedrooms all boast double beds and making it perfect for travelling couples and grown-up families. Two bathrooms are situated in the villa.

Please note that there are quite a number of stone steps that lead to the entrance of the villa.


Lombardy area: 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.

Faggeto Lario area: Exploring the village of Faggeto Lario guests will find many fascinating buildings, ancient piazzas, medieval passageways and romantic churches.

The village provides some basic amenities for residents including a delicatessen, restaurant and cafe/bar. Due to its hillside location a car is essential for convenience and ease of movement to the lake front and the other nearby towns.

The charming and very pretty lake front is just a short drive away by car from the village and features many pretty harbours and local beauty spots. The cosmopolitan city of Como can be reached by car in less than 25 minutes and provides a wide variety of cafes, bars, restaurants, boutique shops, galleries and tourist sites such as the famous Duomo, the elegant Villa Olmo, the Volta museum and the funicular railway.
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Member since: 2007

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian, dutch
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Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

Property Type

  • Villa

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

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  • A beautiful tiled hallway leads to the upper floor where the splendid accommodation is situated. The three bedrooms all boast double beds and making it perfect for travelling couples and grown-up families. The two principal master bedrooms both feature splendid original tiled floors, pretty buttercup walls and high whitewashed beamed ceilings. Stylish double beds and beautiful modern and antique pieces feature and both principal double rooms enjoy a spacious private balcony with far-reaching lake and mountain views. The third double bedroom also boasts fantastic proportions and original features as well as a pretty interior ideal for couples....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, bidet

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, bidet

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  • Two bathrooms are situated in the villa with the principal providing a stylish and spacious space interior for washing with warm stone coloured walls, high beamed ceilings, a polished stone floor and modern bathroom furniture for added comfort and luxury. A roll top bath tub, a large washbasin with wide length mirror, a WC and bidet feature and mountain views can be enjoyed. The second bathroom also boasts high ceilings and is furnished to a high contemporary standard with a power shower, wash basin, WC and bidet. A washing machine provides guests with convenient laundry facilities....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Please note that there are quite a number of stone steps that lead to the entrance of the villa. ** Please Note - NO PETS ALLOWED. 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 and connectivity is not guaranteed and may depend on the strength of the signal in your rental property....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Luxury

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Rental rates quoted in: $
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Oct 15 - Dec 17, 2016
2 night min stay

$1,130
Mid Season
Dec 17 - Jan 7, 2017
2 night min stay

$1,237
Low Season
Jan 7 - Apr 29, 2017
2 night min stay

$1,130
Mid Season
Apr 29 - Jun 24, 2017
2 night min stay

$1,237
High Season
Jun 24 - Aug 26, 2017
2 night min stay

$1,345
Mid Season
Aug 26 - Oct 14, 2017
2 night min stay

$1,237
Low Season
Oct 14 - Dec 16, 2017
2 night min stay

$1,130
Mid Season
Dec 16 - Jan 6, 2018
2 night min stay

$1,237
Low Season
Jan 6 - Apr 28, 2018
2 night min stay

$1,130
Mid Season
Apr 28 - Jun 23, 2018
2 night min stay

$1,237
High Season
Jun 23 - Aug 25, 2018
2 night min stay

$1,345
Mid Season
Aug 25 - Oct 13, 2018
2 night min stay

$1,237
Low Season
Oct 13 - Dec 15, 2018
2 night min stay

$1,130
Mid Season
Dec 15 - Jan 5, 2019
2 night min stay

$1,237

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. Additional Service Charge: €200(7 days & less) & €220(7 days plus). 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.

Fees and Taxes:

  • Cleaning $200

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Location

69 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Milan - Malpensa
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Faggeto Lario
23 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Bellagio
18 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Menaggio & Cadenabbia Golf Club
15 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Como - San Giovanni
15 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Autostrada E35
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Faggeto Lario
100 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Splugen, Am Bach (avers), Clusone (all approx)
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Faggeto Lario

Car: Necessary

Faggeto Lario is a quaint and ancient village characterised by medieval cobbled streets, arched passageways and stepped streets with charming town houses and a historical church overlooking the magnificent mountains and western shore of Lake Como.

Local activities include hiking, cycling, sailing, swimming, boat hire, horse riding and paragliding. Lake Como offers the two excellent Golf Clubs of Vista D’Este and Menaggio & Cadenabbia and the Aero club in Como makes for a memorable tour of the lake from a seaplane.

The village is ideally situated for guests who wish to explore the Lake with the famous resort town of Bellagio with its romantic cafe-lined promenade, ferry service and boutique and local craft shops within easy reach by car in just 30 m.

Other Activities: Float plane/helicopter - canoeing/kayaking

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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Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

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  • The fabulous location of Casa Molina

    The fabulous location of Casa Molina

  • Luxury bathroom with roll top bath tub

    Luxury bathroom with roll top bath tub

  • The second bathroom has a power shower

    The second bathroom has a power shower

  • Far-reaching lake and mountain views

    Far-reaching lake and mountain views

  • Traditional Italian style kitchen

    Traditional Italian style kitchen

  • Como

    Como

  • Como marina

    Como marina

  • Classic Boat on Como

    Classic Boat on Como

  • La fontana di Villa Geno a Como

    La fontana di Villa Geno a Como

  • Villa Olmo - Como

    Villa Olmo - Como

  • Both principal double rooms have spacious balconie

    Both principal double rooms have spacious balconie

  • Main bedroom balconies have beautiful views

    Main bedroom balconies have beautiful views

  • Spacious living room with doors to the private gar

    Spacious living room with doors to the private gar

  • The peaceful garden

    The peaceful garden

  • Como promenade

    Como promenade

  • Sunday Food Market Piazza Cavour - Como

    Sunday Food Market Piazza Cavour - Como

  • Brunate Funicular - Como

    Brunate Funicular - Como

  • Como

    Como

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