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Apartment in Lenno, Lake Como, Italy - Idyllic Location, 2 Mins Walk to a Secluded Beach
Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 2 bedrooms, 1 double bedroom with balcony and superb mountain view, beautifully furnished with ample wardrobe space, modern art, cushions and rugs. The second room has 2 single beds and is also immaculately furnished also with ample wardrobe space.
- 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.
- 50% refund (minus the service fee) if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
- No refund if you cancel less than 14 days before check-in.
Damage and Incidentals
You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property caused by you or your party during your stay.
Max guests: 4
High-touch surfaces cleaned with disinfectant (like countertops, light switches, handles, and faucets)
Cleaned with disinfectant
All towels and bedding washed in hot water that’s at least 60ºC/140ºF
Check in and check out with no person-to-person contact
Follows industry health association: European Holiday Home Association (EHHA - Europe)
Special interest holidays:
Lenno is home to some of the most picturesque scenery in Italy, never mind Lake Como (featured recently on the Holiday programme, BBC1, November 2006). Artists have visited Lake Como in their droves over many years.
Please ask about recommended websites for courses.
Cookery courses also available here in the village.
As well as the secluded shingle beach, just 2 minutes from the apartment, a man made sandy beach is situated just 10 minutes walk from the apartment. Lido di lenno is the perfect position to enjoy glorious lake views whilst waiters bring you your favourite drink beneath tented marquees as you lay on the beach. This beach, like the restaurants in Italy, is extremely child friendly.
The apartment is just over 1 hour from Malpensa & Linate Airports in Milan. Please enquire for flight operators and is approximately 1 and a 1/2 hours from Bergamo Airport. Fly with BA, Easyjet, Fly BMI or Ryanair. Car hire is not essential as there is a waterstop for the boat and coach stop close to the apartment however we do recommend car hire to help you enjoy all of the beautiful places you can visit in and around Lake Como.
2 minutes walk to the secluded shingle beach in front of the apartment, the famous lido di lenno beach is only 10 minutes walk from here you can catch the waterboat (5 minutes) to Villa Balbianello, probably the most romantic scenery in Lake Como as featured in the recent James Bond 007 film, Casino Royale. The water ferry stop is just 2 minutes walk from the apartment for access to all parts of the lake. Please ask for preferred day trips in order to get the most from your stay.
The village is just a short walk to the local bars and restuarants. We will be happy to recommend our favourite diners, just ask!
The nearest supermarket can also be found here in the village.
The local bank is also just a short walk from your home. Boat hire can be arranged on request. Supermarket with bakery, pizzeria, mini market all 3 minutes walk or less from your home so car hire really isn't necessary! Lift to the apartment means the accommodation is suitable for elderly and infirm guests.
- english, italian
About Barrie Webb
We relocated to the lake from the Uk over a decade ago and live locally here in the village of Lenno so are on hand whenever our guests need to get in touch! By renting your holiday home with us you can be sure of gaining the inside track to the lake and local's view to ensure you get the very most from your stay and enjoy a local experience second to none. By staying here with us we can recommend where to eat with the locals, hire a boat at the most competitive cost, show you the hidden places with the locals shop from finding the freshest baked bread to the best markets to the trattoria's where the Italian's dine away from the tourists or the very best bar's where the tastiest snacks keep coming with the drink's! If you need to hire a scooter or cycle, find the best hiking routes, or pathways around the lake for scenic walks we will point you in the right direction.
Barrie Webb purchased this apartment in 2006
Why Barrie Webb chose Lenno
The photos and views speak for themselves. The views and proximity to the lake is a real attraction for our guests. Plus the shingle “hidden“ beach located just two minutes walk from the home to relax, sunbathe and take a dip in the lake makes this home popular for returning guests, as the beach is rarely inhabitated it is the next best thing to enjoying an almost private beach! The home is located modern and comfortable living plus two private balconies. Easy secure parking and just a walk down to all amenities from restaurants and bars to ferry to access the whole lake and supermarket. Villa Balbianello, scene of Casino Royale 007, and Star Wars is also located here in the village within walking distance of the property as well as he golden sand beach at Lido di Lenno. Hence the wonderful reviews received!
What makes this apartment unique
The home is located in Lenno, one of the prettiest on the lake with is beautiful lakeside setting basking in its sunny setting. Ideally located between Argegno and Menaggio in the golden triangle and sunniest part of the western side of the lake, Lenno is easily accessible to reach the while lake with regular ferry service located here in the village. Highlights include local market's with superb local produce and seasonal ingredients, the golden sand lido di lenno to take in the sun, enjoy a cocktail or dinner or cool off in the lake, authentic wine and cafe bars and superb home made gelateria to name just a few benefits. In short we offer more then letting our holiday home. We offer a unique insight into living like a local here on the lake to ensure you get the very most from your stay from the minute you arrive ensuring an unforgettable and personal experience. --