Villa Zarina, Lake Como, Lombardia and The Lakes
- Propery Type:
- Air Con
- village close by
- outdoor jacuzzi
- Lake Views
The Villa Zarina Apartment is a spacious and stunning luxury apartment located in a recently restored 19th-century villa in Laglio, just fifty meters from George Clooney's villa. Shops and restaurants are within walking distance (500 meters). The apartment has a private garden (250 sqm/2700 sq ft) and is built on two floors. The apartment offers breathtaking views of Lake Como from several rooms, including the living room (with one full wall of windows) and the master bedroom.
Main floor (210 sqm; fully air-conditioned)
Spacious living room (80 sqm/862 sq ft) with dining area (seats 8)
Study/library with satellite TV, printer, wifi internet connection
Fully equipped modern eat-in kitchen with microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker; breakfast table seats 4
1 spacious master bedroom (25 sqm/270 sq ft) with queen bed (150 x 200 cm), private balcony and access to the garden
2 bathrooms (one with Jacuzzi tub, the other with Jacuzzi shower)
The lower level is independent, comfortable, cozy and very private, but not as luxurious as the main living main floor. The downstairs apartment has two accesses: one from the stairs and the other from the garden.
Lower Level (76 sqm/818 sq ft; sleeps 2+2; no a/c but naturally cool)
1 bedroom with 2 twin beds (beds can not be joined; bed size 90 x 190 cm
1 bedroom with double sofabed, fitness equipment, plasma TV
1 bathroom with shower
Laundry room with washer, dryer, ironing board, iron
Amenities: air-conditioning, under floor heating, WiFi internet connection, office with printing amenities, electric shutters (one button to manipulate all 17 shutters in the apartment), hypoallergenic pillows on request, teak floors, guest safe, satellite TV, surround-sound with Bose speakers
Villa d'Este hotel: 1.5 km (0.9 mi.)
Motorway: 2 km (1.2 mi .)
Lugano: 25 km (15 mi.)
Milano: 50 km (30 mi.)
Malpensa Airport: 60 km (36 mi.)
The part of the Lake from Como to Tremezzo is a sophisticated resort; here you come for the scenery, for shopping, breathing the luxury, enjoying the views from the stylish restaurants and cafés. The ancient villages and enchanting gardens are the setting for the historical villas of the Lombardy aristocracy and offer pleasant stay at any time of the year.
The best way to enjoy the views of the ancient villas and their gardens is by boat.
•ENJOY THE VIEWS OF THE VILLAS FROM THE LAKE
•VISIT THE VILLAS AND GARDENS
•SHOPPING: NOT ONLY SILK
•SPEND A NIGHT IN CAMPIONE AT THE GAMING TABLE
•TASTE THE LOCAL CUISINE
•VISIT THE ART EXHIBITIONS
•RELAX RELAX RELAX
The city of Como is 12 km from the villa and can be easily reached by ferry (10 minutes), and by bus. The old city centre is surrounded by in the old medieval walls; here you can enjoy the view of charming corners, ancient monuments and lots of fashionable shops.
One of the most romantic villages on Lake Como, Bellagio, also known as the “Pearl of the Lake”. It is a small town with pastel coloured houses offers many itineraries on foot and spectacular views. A visit to the gardens of Villa Melzi cannot be missed.
About 19 km from the villa to Cadenabbia, and then 10 minutes by ferry to Bellagio.
Isola Comacina, is the only island in Lake Como, it is full of history, and memories,
The Locanda dell’isola is a unique and exclusive restaurant where at the end of your dinner you will enjoy the long-standing ritual of the flambéed coffee prepared and offered by the owner to his guests.
About 8 km from the villa: By boat about 10 minutes away across the lake.
LAKE COMO: Shopping
The Silk town
Como is famous for its silk factories and luxurious fabric. There are many outlet stores and boutiques where scarves ties and fabrics, by major designers can be bought at excellent prices.
Factory Store /Shopping centre
Foxtown, Mendrisio Switzerland
A shopping centre just a few kilometres from the villa which offers products from the best known international companies and brands at factory prices, with discounts from 30% to 70% for intelligent shopping ( bring your passport )
Water Sports: water skiing, boat hire, jet skis, kayaks, regattas with the Cannottieri Moltrasio yacht club.
Hiking: marked paths leading to the top of Mount Bisbino
Casinos: Campione d'Italia Casino, Mendrisio Casino at Fox Town, Lugano Casino.
Golf courses: nine courses within 50 km. Golf Club Carimate, Golf Club Menaggio & Cadenabbia, Golf Club Lanzo, Golf Club Ponticello, La Pinetina Golf Club, Golf Club le Robinie, Golf Club Villa d'Este, Green Club Lainate,
Shopping: in Como, Bellagio, Lugano and Fox Town in Mendrisio.
Nearby attractions: Gardens and charming historic Villas: Villa Carlotta, Villa Balbianello, Villa Melzi, Villa Olmo, Villa Passalacqua, Villa Fontanelle (Versace's former home), Villa Oleandra (George Clooney's home). Isola Comacina with its famous Locanda dell'Isola inn and the house planned by the King of Belgium.
LAKE COMO VILLAS
VILLA CARLOTTA Tremezzo is one of the most famous villas in this area. Set on the western shore of Lake Como in Tremezzo, facing Bellagio the villa is a place of rare beauty where a botanical heritage of more than 500 species of plants can be admired in the gardens.
Tremezzo About 18 km from the villa-By boat 20-25 minutes across the lake
Every day from March to October: 9 a.m. -11.30 a.m., 2.00 p.m.-4.30 p.m. From April to September 9.00 a.m. - 6.00 p.m.
VILLA DEL BALBIANELLO Lenno
This 18th century villa stands on luxuriant headland dropping directly to the lake
Its terraced gardens offer the most spectacular view of the lake
About 13 km from villa Virginia - By boat in about 15-20 minutes across the lake
OPENING TIMES: from 15TH March to 31st October from 10 a.m. to 6.00 p.m... Closed: Mondays and Wednesdays except when public holidays.
VILLA PIZZO Cernobbio
OPENING TIMES: visits on request.
VILLA MELZI Bellagio
Neo Classical villa built between 1808 and 1810 and surrounded by a charming English garden. Inside the Villa is decorated in the typical neo-classic style, with fine works of art; stucco decorated ceilings, sculptures and frescoes.
About 19 km from Villa Virginia to Cadenabbia, then 10 minutes by ferry to reach Bellagio. About 25 minutes by ferry across the lake
OPENING TIMES: FROM March to October from 9.00 a.m. to 6.30 p.m.
VILLA OLMO Como
Locaded in town Villa Olmo( 1780 ) has been frescoed by famous artists. Today the villa is the setting for major events such as the Autumn Music Festival. Exhibitions, music and dance recitals.
About 5 km from villa Virginia; by ferry about 5 minutes across the lake.
OPENING TIMES: from 8.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m., closed on public holidays.
VILLA ERBA Cernobbio
It is a sumptuous 19th century villa set in the middle of a beautiful garden. Since 1986 the villa has been owned by a company and has been transformed into a conference centre of great interest
VILLA PASSALACQUA Moltrasio
This magnificent villa 17th has beautiful terraced gardens, frescoed ceilings are today owned by an American citizen who has made it his Italian home. Many important people lived here including Vincenzo Bellini who composed in this villa La Straniera and part of La Sonnambula.
VILLA FONTANELLE-VILLA VERSACE between Cernobbio and Moltrasio
This elegant eighteenth-century villa, surrounded by a garden with Mediterranean plants, is famous because it was the home of designer Gianni Versace.
VILLA OLEANDRA Laglio
This villa is now famous all over the world because it was purchased and renovated by American actor George Clooney
|Dates||Guests||Price per week|
|High||June 30 - September 1||6||€7,900.00|
|Low||Rest of year||6||€5,900.00|
* Prices are quoted in Euros and calculated according to the CBA selling rate. Prices are subject to change in AUD due to currency flucuations. (Currency converter)
- Daily cleaning 2 hrs per day 7 days a week
- Heating 50 Euros per week to pay on site - Linen changed once a week
- Pets not allowed
- Security deposit Euro 1000 cash
Special notes and restrictions:
- Upon request and approval of the owner a late arrival is possible between 7.00pm and 9.00pm for an extra fee of 50 Euro
- Children between 1 y.o. and 12 y.o. are not admitted. If you have a request with children please inquire.
Please note this is a No Smoking apartment