This splendid detached villa with private pool enjoys a beautiful hillside position in the village of Menaggio.
The villa dates back to 1888 and is framed by two majestic cypresses providing perfect symmetry and elegance with a pale pink facade, a romantic balcony and windows with green shutters.
Luxury touches throughout
The villa has been refurbished to the highest standard with luxury touches throughout. The villa has 3 floors and features a living room with lake views, 2 fully equipped kitchens, 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and a garden with a private swimming pool and outside dining area.
The secondary kitchen, 4 of the bedrooms and 2 bathrooms are located on the ground floor of the villa. The first floor is home to the living room with wonderful lake views, the fully equipped kitchen and the bar. There’s also a fifth single bedroom and fully fitted bathroom on this floor. Two futher bedrooms and the master bedroom are situated on the upper floor of the villa.
Two fully equipped kitchens
The fully equipped kitchen with original marble flooring provides all the desired appliances. The dining area features a large table with a marble fireplace and original wooden flooring. The secondary kitchen on the ground floor is perfectly located to prepare meals for the BBQ and the dining area outside.
Bar and balcony
The private bar and the romantic balcony provide the perfect spot for a glass of prosecco before a delicious Italian dinner.
85sqm master bedroom
The spectacular 85sqm master bedroom features romantic beamed ceilings and is furnished with a double bed, an en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi and a comfortable sitting area with panoramic lake views of Lake Como.
Private swimming pool
In the villa’s garden you can enjoy outside dining with the gas and charcoal BBQ, sun bathing on the sun loungers and cool down in the outdoor swimming pool. For those travelling by car there’s a driveway for up to 3 vehicles behind the electric gates of the villa.
Restaurant La Baita
At just 950 meters from the villa there’s an excellent restaurant La Baita with good, authentic Italian food and breathtaking views.
A local grosery store and bus service are situated in Croce.
Menaggio & Cadenabbia Golf club
The Menaggio & Cadenabbia Golf club is just 1 kilometer away and provides the ideal activity for golf fans and a tennis club and nature can be found in nearby Loveno. Several horse riding centres also operate in Porlezza.
Menaggio is one of the famous picturesque ‘golden triangle’ towns of Lake Como and is easily accessible from Croce, being just a 5-minute drive away. Pretty cafe-lined piazzas, a wide variety of shops and restaurants and a family-friendly Lido with cocktail lounge provides all you need on a daily basis and a car and passenger ferry service operates from the town between Bellagio, Varenna and Cadenabbia.
Villa Carlotta, Villa Melzi and Villa Balbianello
Nearby attractions include Villa Carlotta, Villa Melzi and Villa Balbianello. Fine dining can be found easily along the western shore, from the central lake to the south and the trendy Lido bar nightclub in Lenno is also a popular destination in the evenings.
Nearby guests can also enjoy the lake activities which include sailing, kayaking, water sports, quad bike tours and other extreme sports. Ski resorts are many and varied from Madesimo to St Moritz, and are just 1-2 hours drive away. The villa is highly accessible from all major Milan and Swiss airports.
Catering, house-keeping and chauffeur
Catering, house-keeping and chauffeur service can be arranged for upon request.
This property is available with a minimum of 2 nights.
Prices per week 2018
1 January – 22 June: € 5555
23 June – 24 August: € 7355
25 August – 31 December: € 5555
– 3 nights: 40% off weekly tariff
– 4 nights: 30% off weekly tariff
– 5 nighst: 20% off weekly tariff
– 6 nights: 10% off weekly tariff
Additional fees (mandatory)
– Service charge (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): € 220 for stays of 7 nights or less, € 320 for stays of 8 nights or more
– Damage waiver (insurance):
rental price €0 – €699: damage waiver €20
rental price €700 – €999: damage waiver €25
rental price €1000 – €1499: damage waiver €35
rental price €1500 – €1999: damage waiver €40
rental price €2000 – €2999: damage waiver €45
rental price €3000 – €3999: damage waiver €60
rental price €4000 – €4999: damage waiver €70
rental price €5000 – €6499: damage waiver €90
rental price €6500 – €7999: damage waiver €140
rental price €8000 – €11999: damage waiver €180
rental price €12000 or more: damage waiver €240
Optional extra services:
– Cot: € 20 per week
– High chair: € 15 per week
– Push chair: € 25 per week
– Camp bed: € 85 per week
Terms and conditions
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