Make for the Central Lake - with this magical Mezzegra hideaway!
Boasting a breathtaking lake view escape on the Central Lake, this lovely 2 bed 2 bath duplex offers a charming retreat for families and groups of 6.
Enjoying a sunny elevated setting in timeless Mezzegra, guests have the amenities and authentic appeal of this lakeside village close to hand, alongside the nearby tourist delights and activities of the surrounding Central Lake.
From your very own private garage, a lift in the modern residence leads up to a ground floor landing. From this landing, 6 steps lead up to the entrance door of your holiday home.
Inside, the retreat offers a generous and versatile family-friendly layout just perfect for year-round stays; with ambient fireplaces and cosy central heating featuring to an open plan interior offering a carefree summertime flow to an adjoining covered lake view terrace and resident pool.
Guests can enjoy the timeless charm of the bright and welcoming living room. With far reaching lake views from the covered alfresco terrace serving as the perfect backdrop, guests can curl up to the comfortable sofa suite and enjoy a favourite movie to the flat screen TV and DVD player provided.
A crackling open fire provides added ambience and warmth here in the winter months, whilst the covered outdoor terrace with awning allows guests to make the most of the early springs and long summers here. The Central Lake views are truly captivating, and include the picturesque Bay of Lenno; home to the fashionable Lido di Lenno and the famous Villa Balbianello attraction.
As well as offering scenic alfresco meals for 4, the spacious ground floor also features a lovely spacious indoor dining area for 6; which can be reached by 3 steps from the inviting living room. An adjoining kitchen diner for 4 with service hatch offers another lovely setting for making the most of a carefree self-catering stay.
As well as conjuring up scenes of relaxed morning breakfasts, the modern kitchen is fully-equipped for preparing delicious dinner parties too; with everything to hand including an oven, cooker hob, microwave, toaster, dishwasher, kettle and fridge.
The family-friendly appeal of this holiday duplex continues to the spaciously appealing sleeping accommodation. Comprising 2 spacious lake view double bedrooms to the ground floor and 1 spacious twin (with joinable single beds) to the lower floor, the scene is set for carefree family stays! A modern fitted bathroom with bath tub, washbasin, WC and bidet also feature to the ground floor, whilst a shower room with washbasin, WC and bidet features next to the twin bedroom.
Private laundry facilities are also to hand in the holiday home, and from its delightful sunny lake view setting, the private garage is just a lift stop away (reached first by 6 steps from the entrance door).
The modern residence offers the perfect setting for soaking up an idyllic Lake Como getaway. Boasting spectacular lake and mountain views alongside a lovely communal outdoor swimming pool (shared by 12 apartments in all), the scene allows you to enjoy a holiday set at your own pace. From relaxing by the poolside or enjoying the fresh lake water and sandy beach of nearby Lido di Lenno, guests can easily take to the water; with a wide range of other activities to enjoy too, from power boat rental in Ossuccio and kayak hire in Menaggio to Sailing, wind surfing, jet ski and wake boarding just north of the Central Lake (with conditions ideal and facilities to hand from Cremia all the way up towards Gravedona).
The local village of Mezzegra also offers two supermarkets, a bakery, greengrocers and two cafes to complement your self-catering say (11 minute stroll/ 3 minute drive away).
The neighbouring Tremezzina shore offers a wide selection of cafes, restaurants, wine bars to savour just 5 minutes drive away. The picturesque views towards Bellagio from Tremezzo are also complemented by a Central Lake ferry service in Cadenabbia, alongside the famous Villa Carlotta attraction and the breathtaking walks of Greenway del Lago and San Martino in Griante.
From Cadenabbia, the car and passenger Ferry offers frequent crossings to beautiful Bellagio and timeless Varenna on the eastern shore, as well as to Menaggio on the western shore (also just 6 minute drive on from the Tremezzina shore).
The surrounding Central Lake area is also home to a wealth of authentic dining options, cycling routes, the prestigious Menaggio & Cadenabbia Golf Club, the Lido in Menaggio, the Villa Balbianello attraction in Lenno, the island restaurant in Sala Comacina, the outdoor sports centre above Bellagio and the Jungle Raider tree climbing park above Varenna.
The area also offers the perfect escapism in the winter months too, with the Italian Alp Ski resorts of Piani di Bobbio (44 minutes drive east of Varenna) and Madesimo (76 minute drive from Varenna) within close proximity of the Lake.
For those seeking cosmopolitan days out of sightseeing, shopping, fine dining and evenings out, Como (42 minutes drive), Lugano (51 minutes drive) and Milan (76 minutes drive) are also within easy reach by car or public transport from Mezzegra.Get the full listing »