About this apartment
Romance yourselves away, with this gorgeous townhouse in the central lake hilltop village of Plesio!
Oozing modern day home comfort and the escapism which comes from a quiet, authentic hillside location, this lovely 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom lake view townhouse provides a fabulous base from which groups of 8 can enjoy a wide range of activities. From hiking in the surrounding mountains, to soaking up a swim at the nearby Lido or a game of golf in the nearby resort town of Menaggio (11 minutes’ drive away), the area provides plenty to keep guests amused.
Inside, the contemporary open plan living room is perfect for day-night entertaining, with a pair of French doors leading out to a sunny lake view balcony; perfect for enjoying a morning coffee or an evening aperitif before supper. The chic sitting area is accompanied by free WIFI and a SAT TV with DVD player. A spacious internal Dining area for 8 complements the chic new integrated Kitchen, which is equipped with an induction hob, eye-level oven, a microwave, electric kettle, coffee machine, dishwasher and fridge freezer.
The outside 2 terraces provide carefree space for relaxation and outdoors entertaining, with views of the Alps and Lake Como to enjoy from the balcony side of the home, whilst the rear terrace features a BBQ and alfresco dining set. Indoors, the home also benefits from an all-weather playroom for children, which is situated to the 2nd floor.
The sleeping accommodation is perfect for versatile family groups and couples. A lake-view Double bedroom features alongside a Double bedroom with En-suite shower and then a 3rd Double bedroom and a 4th lake view bedroom with 2 Single beds to the basement floor, which also offers access from both bedrooms to a useful service WC. A contemporary fitted family bathroom with modern shower, wash basin, WC and bidet completes the layout of this gorgeous hillside hideaway.
The 3-storey townhouse features a private covered open garage for 1 car.
• A remote hilltop setting just 11 minutes’ drive from central Menaggio
• Panoramic lake views
• Free in-house WIFI
• SAT TV + DVD player
• Private alfresco dining terrace
• Private open garage for 1 car
Bedroom 1: Stylish Double bedroom with lake views and wardrobe
Bedroom 2: Basement Double bedroom with wardrobe and access to Service WC
Bedroom 3: Basement lake view bedroom with 2 Single beds, basin, wardrobe and access to Service WC
Bedroom 4: Double bedroom with wardrobe and En-suite shower room
Bathroom 1: Contemporary suite with shower, wash basin, WC & bidet
En-suite Bathroom 2: Contemporary fitted shower room with wash basin, WC & bidet
Basement Service WC: A modern WC and wash basin
• Lake and mountain views
• Central heating
• Laundry & ironing facilities
• Unsuitable for the elderly
• 16 internal steps and 6 external steps
• BBQ provided
• Rear alfresco dining terrace for 4
• Front lake view balcony with bistro café set for 2
From its setting along the tranquil hillside road of Via S. Sebastiano, 9, guests are placed a 3 minutes’ drive away from Plesio village. The historical village enjoys access to plenty of woodland mountain walks and also features basic amenities; including a bus
stop with frequent services to the lakeshore and centre of Menaggio (11 minutes’ drive away).
Pretty nearby Menaggio offers a wide selection of grocery shops, cafes, restaurants, gift shops and resort facilities to complement your stay. Its picturesque lake promenade leads past boat rentals, ice cream shops, mini golf and cafes to a modern family-friendly Lido with 2 pools and a sandy beach. A frequent Central Lake ferry service to Cadenabbia (for the Tremezzina lidos, restaurants, walks and Villa Carlotta, Bellagio (for tourist shopping, the Villa Melzi and Villa Serbelloni gardens, the Jungle Raider Park and the Extreme Outdoor Sport club) and Varenna (for Villa Cipressi, Villa Monastero, Castello di Vezio and its quaint ancient centre) offer and a fast ferry service to Como also features from Menaggio ferry port, whilst buses provide easy access to the western shore lake villages as well as to Lugano and Como city.
As well as exploring Como and Lugano (32-40km away), guests can also enjoy sightseeing day trips to Bergamo (66.5km) and Milan (80km). For those flying in, the closest airports are Orio al Serio (Bergamo) 55km away and Milan Malpensa, 61km away.