"Il palco" is a typical historical apartment in the Como city center, at close walking distance from the ancient Roman walls that enclose old town.
Cozy atmosphere with wooden beams and bricks , original environment with post - industrial and vintage furniture.
The apartment is located on the second floor of a small building within a typical courtyard, you enter the court from an entrance hall with stone cobbles. It is possible to free park motorcycles or bikes in the inner courtyard.
Independent kitchen, large living room with two sofa beds, bathroom, from a staircase in the living room you reach the gallery where the master bedroom is located.
The old wooden beams and bricks, along with the sloping roof in wood create a warm and welcoming atmosphere.
The furniture in industrial and vintage style create a modern and original atmosphere .
The entire apartment is bright thanks to five windows that illuminate the living room and bedroom: all of them open on the internal courtyard.
In the kitchen, the little balcony allows guests to smoke outside or hang out the laundry.
Air-conditioning is installed, useful in the summer months.
A washing machine is available and a
In the bathroom we offer soap, shower gel and shampoo.
In the kitchen you will find a Nespresso type coffee machine, a water boiler, tea bags and instant coffee, spices and other.
Kids - and grown ups too :-) - will have fun with the Wii console at disposal with a nbr of games.
A shopping trolley is at disposal to carry goods from the nearby supermarket.
All house is available to guests (apart a small storage in the attic)
Interaction with guests
Stefania and Marco will be available to guests for any location and accomodaton suggestion, even before their stay.
Do not hesitate to contact us during your stay for any problems , we will be happy to help .
At your arrival you will find a personal welcome basket, with some snacks, discount coupons, maps and tourist information.
A "book of the house" is at disposal for information about Como, local transportation, events, restaurants recommendations and other
Upon request and with a small weekly fee we can provide two stroll bikes to our guests.
For families with babies, upon request we can offer high chair, travel box / cradle and other services
Other things to note
The tourist rental of " Il Palco " has been regularly declared at the Como town hall and in accordance to all laws, we perform communications of tourist flows to the Province and to the Local authorities.
Smoking is allowed exclusively on the outside balcony
Access to internal courtyard is forbidden to cars, but free parking is allowed there to motorbikes and bicycles.
We ask kindly respectful behavior for the neighbors' privacy and quietness: please avoid noise and confusion.
Extra guests vs the number of people indicated at booking time are not allowed: Airbnb reservation can be modified on need (max 6 guests allowed)
According to the Italian regulations, generalities of the guests will be collected and communicated to local authorities for the period of stay.
Marco & Stefy, travel and people enthusiasts, open hearted and wide eyes, respectful of culture and sustainable tourism believers.... at a certain point realized that just by their door there is Como and the surrounding area, a true beauty gem, that welcomes people from all around the world, with its historical heritage and marvellous lake.
So we decided to restore and open "il palco" loft to all of the Airbnb tribe: we will be happy to meet and host travelers and curiosity lovers from everywhere!
Here you'll find a special care for your experience, and attentions based on our background as guests in the travels.
Marco is a non-typical engineer, working in an international environment and a brico lover... you will find his 3D printed objects here and there in the house.
Stefy is an architect, with passion for historical buildings restoration. Her warm Italy southern roots will find reflection in her hospitality manners.
We will be happy to share our knowledge of the place and hint "out of mainstream" locations.
Marco e Stefania, entusiasti di viaggi e incontri, dal cuore aperto e occhi spalancati, rispettosi delle culture e sostenitori del turismo responsabile.... ad un certo punto si sono accorti che appena dietro l'angolo c'era Como e l'area intorno, una vera gemma di bellezza, con il suo patrimonio storico ed il lago meraviglioso.
Così abbiamo deciso di restaurare ed aprire "il palco" a tutta la tribu' di airbnb: saremo felici di incontrare e ospitare i viaggiatori e gli amanti della curiosità provenienti da dovunque! Qui troverete una cura speciale per la vostra esperienza, e attenzioni basate sulle nostre esperienze come ospiti.
Marco è un'ingegnere atipico, che lavora in un ambiente internazionale, e amante del fai da te... troverete i suoi oggetti stampati in 3D sparsi qui e là per casa
Stefania è un architetto, con la passione per il restauro di edifici storici, e dalle calde radici nel meridione, che si riflettono nella sua ospitalità.
Saremo felici di condividere la nostra conoscenza del posto in cui viviamo e suggerire mete fuori dalle rotte più battute.