Casa Giovanni, Lake Como, Lombardia and The Lakes
- Propery Type:
- village close by
Located on a hill above Varenna, Casa Giovanni is an independent cottage set on a 60-acre estate. The house has modern conveniences and direct access to a shared pool from the gated garden. Guests also have access to the estate's tennis court.
Varenna is a quiet lakeshore town with beautiful views of Lake Como, as well as shops, restaurants, a railroad station (Milan can be reached in 1 hour), ferry launches to Bellagio and Menaggio (15 minutes) and a pebbly beach. Varenna is an ideal base for daytrips. From here it is easy to explore northern Italy as well as the southern Swiss Alps.
A stone-paved path leads to the cottage. The architecture is simple, and Casa Giovanni’s tastefully furnished, with a stylish, modern feeling:
• Cozy living room with high ceilings and working fireplace
• Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher and dining area
• 1 double bed room (bed can not be divided)
• 1 double bedrooms (joinable twin beds)
• Modern bathroom (shower over tub)
• Furnished patio perfect for outdoor dining
• Storage room with washing machine
There is no lakeview at Casa Giovanni, but there are views of the castle while belongs to the property, and there is a nice path leading to the tennis court that is equipped with benches offering open views of the lake.
Amenities: stereo/CD player, satellite TV, BBQ, hairdryer, covered parking.
A high-speed wireless internet connection is available in the reception office on the estate.
The 60-acre Robilant Estate can accommodate a total of 35 guests and includes Casa Rossa, Casa Pupa, Casa Selva, Casa Giovanni and Casa Donato.
|Dates||Guests||Price per week|
|High||June 30 - September 1||4||€2,240.00|
|Mid||7 14 April (Easter Holidays)
April 28 June 30
September 1 - October 6
December 22 January 5 2013 (Christmas Holidays)
|Low||Rest of year||4||€1,960.00|
* 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)
Final cleaning Euro 80
- Maid service 2 hours each Tuesday – Thursday and Saturday - Baby bed available Euro 40 per week
- Extra bed 210 Euro per week
- Linen changed once a week on Saturday
- Internet WIFI available and included in and near the main loft area. Not in the house - Pets on request only; under owner acceptance and must be on leash in the garden; small size only 80 Euro per week
- Heating metered 5 Euros minimum per unit ( price may increase ) - Pool opening dates May 25 – Sept 21
- Pool towels available
Security deposit Euro 500
Utility deposit 100 per week for heating upon arrival
Special notes and restrictions:
- Upon request and approval of the owner a late arrival is possible between 7.00 pm and 9.00 pm for an extra fee of 50 Euro
- Tennis 15 Euro per hour (20 Euro per hour in the evening)
- Extra set of bath towels and extra set of bed linens are available. Cost provided on arrival
- Extra service available Cook service – Cooking lesson – Advanced grocery shopping – Baby sitting – Extra maid service – Restaurant reservation