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Soak up some Alpine scenery and Central Lake fun, with this timeless Pianello retreat for 8!

Oozing authentic charm and lake view tranquility, this 3 bed rustico-style retreat offers a restful base from which to entertain and make the most of beautiful Lake Como.

The space

Soak up some Alpine scenery and Central Lake fun, with this timeless Pianello retreat for 8!

Oozing authentic charm and lake view tranquility, this 3 bed rustico-style retreat offers a restful base from which to entertain and make the most of beautiful Lake Como.

Nestled amongst nature along the western shore hillside, guests can enjoy the simple pleasures of life; with relaxing, hiking and lake swimming all on offer, whilst the nearby tourist hotspot towns of Menaggio, Tremezzo, Bellagio and Varenna are also close to hand.

Guests can enjoy wining and dining their holiday away out in their own private garden, whilst inside the lake view retreat offers a flexible and inviting layout that comprises a spacious living area with kitchen diner, 3 bedrooms, 2 extra single beds and 2 modern fitted bathrooms.

Accompanied by lake view balcony access, BBQ dining opportunities, an outdoors football table, hammock and private parking space; the scene is set for soaking up a picture perfect holiday!

The semi-rural village of Pianello del Lario is home to local amenities, hiking routes, a lake beach and a western shore bus service. Nearby Menaggio is also on hand to offer a plethora of restaurants, family-friendly resort activities and shops to complement your self-catering stay.

The famous Villa Carlotta and Villa del Balbianello attractions are within easy reach too by car, whilst the frequent ferry service from nearby Menaggio offers carefree access to Como, Bellagio and the eastern shore resort of Varenna (where Lecco-Milan train links and direct road links to the Italian Alp ski resorts of Piani di Bobbio and Madesimo can be found).


• A spacious open plan room perfect for hosting relaxed family stays
• Features a flat screen TV with DVD player and a charming dining area for 8
• Accompanied by an ambient fireplace and access out into the sunny lake view garden

Eating In

• A spacious kitchen fully-equipped for carefree self-catering breaks
• Fitted with a cooker hob, oven, microwave, toaster, electric kettle, coffee machine, dishwasher and fridge freezer
• Offers all the necessary cooking utensils and crockery
• Features a breakfast bar and a spacious dining area for 8
• Accompanied by an outdoor lake view dining terrace with BBQ


Ground Floor

Bedroom 1

• A lake view bedroom furnished with a Double bed and wardrobe
• Features an adjoining sitting room with terrace access

1st Floor

Bedroom 2

• A spacious lake view bedroom with balcony access
• Furnished with a comfortable Double bed and a wardrobe
• Features a high beamed ceiling and plenty of space

Bedroom 3

• A versatile room furnished with a Double sofa bed


The spacious 3 bed retreat is also furnished with 2 single beds. Upon request an extra baby cot and adult single bed may also be provided (for an extra charge).


Guests will find 2 modern bathrooms in the holiday retreat. The principal is fitted with a bath tub and shower tap, a wash basin, WC and bidet. The second bathroom offers a power shower, wash basin, WC and bidet. A hairdryer is also provided in the holiday home.


A washing machine, ironing facilities and clothes horse can also be found in the property. In all, the 2 storey retreat features 16 internal steps.


Drenched by all day sun, the beautiful lake view garden easily enables guests to relax and have fun. A table tennis table offers added amusement, whilst 4 sun loungers and a covered hammock area provide a tempting excuse to unwind.

A lake view terrace with BBQ and dining area for 8 invites you to entertain amongst nature; with the lake mountain vista serving as the perfect ‘alfresco’ backdrop.


A private parking space features to the property.


The semi-rural village of Pianello offers a carefree base for you holiday stay. Alongside its authentic village amenities, local lake beach and useful bus service, Pianello is 17 minutes’ drive away from Cremia (home to a marina, public shingle beach, windsurfing club and the highly-recommended ‘La Baia’ restaurant) as well as Dongo, Domaso and Gravedona in the north (for wind surfing, sailing and extreme sport opportunities).

To the south, the visitor delights and Central Lake ferry links of Menaggio are within a 24 minutes’ drive away. Picturesque Menaggio offers a wide selection of amenities including supermarkets, delicatessens, bars, cafes, authentic restaurants and boutique gift shops, alongside a golf club and a family Lido with 2 swimming pools, a beach, onsite restaurant and cocktail bar.
Menaggio’s romantic promenade also offers a scenic setting from which to relax with an ice-cream or enjoy a game of mini golf. With boat rental and kayak hire also on offer, the resort town provides the perfect daytime and evening distraction!

Alongside exploring the famous resort towns and nearby villa attractions, the Central Lake also offers spectacular hiking routes, extreme outdoor sport clubs and easy access to the cities of Lugano, Como, Milan and the Ski resorts of Madesimo and Piani di Bobbio.

The space
Bathrooms: 2
Bedrooms: 3
Beds: 5
Check In: Anytime after 4PM
Check Out: 10AM
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people: No Charge
Cleaning Fee: 546
Weekly Discount: 18%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 sofa bed
Common spaces
2 single beds

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Check in is anytime after 4PM


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Lugano, SwitzerlandJoined in October 2013
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