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...il giardino sul lago. B & B

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Private Room , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Varenna, Lake Como, Lombardy
Exclusive Bed and Breakfast rooms to rent in a 17th century private residence in the most beautiful part of Varenna, close to the centre, but with the waves lapping at the garden wall. Our guest rooms have direct access to the lake, a garden with a view that will take your breath away and sunloungers so you can enjoy the view in comfort !
Accommodation is in either :
a double fourposter bedroom which has a separate large bathroom with whirlpool bath and shower ,
a charming restored twin bedded room with a shower room en-suite.
Please note rooms are booked separately with 125 EUR per night per room, so prices quoted are per room with breakfast.
Please let me know which room you would prefer.
You can be sure, that no-one else staying in Varenna, is enjoying as much outside space right on the lake in which to relax, or receives such...
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Listing #HL557005
About the Owner
Julie N
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
Interaction with guests
...il giardino sul lago is my home and the bed and breakfast rooms are on the garden level, ideal for walking down to the lakeside sun terrace where your breakfast will be served by myself or my daughter, Sophia. I am available to arrange anything you should need, just ask and I will do my utmost to make it happen. We also have kayaks, motorboats and a beautiful venetian water taxi for fun days out, lake tours or weddings! Please call me on my cellphone (number is on tripadvisor website) and I will collect you from the station or carpark, no problem. Check in is between 1200 and 1800hrs.
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Julie’s home and location are enchanting! She is a fun and delightful host. Absolutely loved our stay!

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank juliesnell2017
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We recently spent 2 nights at this nice B&B on Lake Como. It's a 2 bedroom unit (one larger with twin beds and an ensuite bath, and the other smaller with a queen bed and a full bath nearby) and it also has a small...More

Date of stay: September 2018
2  Thank Anne H
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

We loved staying at iI Giardino sul Lago because of the location and our host Julie was warm generous and very helpful. The garden was a delight and we felt comfortable to lounge and enjoy the space provided. Breakfast was generous and the terrace offered...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Kerryn M
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Towels Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Suitable for small wedding/renewal of vows, stunning lakeside location for photo shoots, genuine venetian water taxi available also for these celebrations, along with motor boat...
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Lake Como has been visited and valued by travellers since Roman times, with mountains and valleys to explore and the lake to criss-cross, discover the many places to see and famous villas to admire during your stay. It is possibly unique in the fact that you can be a mountain biker, a hiker, a walker or simply someone who likes to potter and sightsee, it is all close by. Restaurants and bars are just a few paces away , although our central location is peaceful due to it's unparalleled position right on the lakeside.
Getting around
Here in Varenna we are well served by a frequent train service from Milan central, our station here is called Varenna-Perledo-Esino.
Il giardino is right on the lake in the old part of Varenna and you can reach the train station or the ferry terminal very easily and quickly from the house, on foot.
I usually collect guests from the station as it is easier and quicker if they have luggage.
Car not needed
How to get there
Easiest airports to travel to and from are Linate , bus from airport to Milano Centrale station, then a train (direction Sondrio) which stops at Varenna-Perledo. The same from Bergamo-Oro al Serio, changing in Lecco. Malpensa is further away,, but trains and shuttle buses are there to take you into Milano centrale, and train up from there nearly every hour during the day. Taxis from the village are available to collect you if you are looking for comfort.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
Nearby cities
Milan Villas (1 315)
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