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The lakes in Northern Italy

Lesa, Stresa

Eva's Cottage

Mexico meets Maggiore at this imaginatively designed house.

Sleeps: 4 to 5

On the shores of Lake Maggiore, this cottage enjoys extensive gardens and direct access to the lake shore and a private mooring. While sharing a common courtyard with the friendly, discreet owner of the L-shaped lakeside villa, a small family or holidaying friends have their own outdoor area and an uninterrupted view of the water.

7 nights from £1754.00 / €2105.00 / $2779.00 View property Check availability

Meina, Arona - Lake Maggiore

Casa Meina

As if plucked from the mountains with its Alpine style facade, this fine house stands proudly on the shoreline of Lake Maggiore.

Sleeps: 6

Ideal for small family holidays, this lakeside house has restaurants and sports centers just down the road, but within its garden gates there is an oasis of peace and a view of boats bobbing in the small harbour. With a small pebble beach for easy lake access, this house has old-world charm and easy comforts.

7 nights from £1699.00 / €2039.00 / $2692.00 View property Check availability

San Siro, Lake Como

Casa del Pescatore

The fairy tale position of this house makes it a wonderful place for a holiday.

Sleeps: 6 to 8

In a house directly on the pebbled shoreline of Lake Como, a family or group of friends can enjoy the charming village with a pizzeria and grocery store steps above them, and still savor the sounds and light off their uninterrupted view of lake.

7 nights from £2411.00 / €2895.00 / $3821.00 View property Check availability

Varenna, Lake Como

Varenna Estate

The pool may curve to allow for the olive tree, but top marks go to the lake view.

Sleeps: 39 to 47 (Multiple properties at this location)

This 60-acre Estate with 3 pools, a tennis court and amazing gardens, is located just outside the little village of Vezio, about 3 km from Varenna. On the estate are 6 houses of varying sizes (for 2 to 10 people), each one with its own garden and privacy. Some of the houses share the same swimming pool, while others have their own private pool.

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Varenna, Lake Como

Rose

The covered terrace provides dappled shade in which to enjoy summer meals.

Sleeps: 6 (Multiple properties at this location)

This comfortable house for six just outside the Varenna estate is in a small village and has a small private garden and welcoming furnished "pergola". Guests at the house are welcome to use the shared swimming pool on the Estate, a 5 min. walk away.

7 nights from £2247.00 / €2697.00 / $3561.00 View property Check availability

Varenna, Lake Como

Giorgio

The house sits in the midst of an olive grove.

Sleeps: 4 (Multiple properties at this location)

This cottage, surrounded by olive trees located in the heart of the estate, is on one level and is therefore also recommended for people with mobility difficulties. With 2 bedrooms and a bathroom it is perfect for a small family or for two couples. It has direct access to the shared estate swimming pool and a furnished pergola for outdoor dining.

7 nights from £1480.00 / €1776.00 / $2345.00 View property Check availability

Varenna, Lake Como

Dino

Stone walls, wooden roof, green grass -the house is perfectly set in the landscape.

Sleeps: 2 (Multiple properties at this location)

This two-story cottage, perfect for a couple, sits surrounded by trees and flowers and has brought the colours of nature into its interior. With a furnished terrace overlooking the Varenna Estate gardens and just a few steps from the shared estate swimming pool, it is an easy stroll to the village nearby and a short drive down to Lake Como.

7 nights from £1370.00 / €1645.00 / $2171.00 View property Check availability

Meina, Lake Maggiore

Prisma

This modern house with lawned garden and private swimming pool is the perfect family holiday destination.

Sleeps: 8

This stylish villa with a panoramic terrace with views of the west shore of Lake Maggiore, is a very comfortable place for a family holiday. With a swimming pool and bedroom air-conditioning to take the edge off the summer sun, it is within easy reach of all services.

7 nights from £2357.00 / €2829.00 / $3734.00 View property Check availability

Varenna, Lake Como

Rubino

Situated at the entrance of the estate, Rubino has two balconies from which to enjoy mountain-rimmed lake views.

Sleeps: 8 to 10 (Multiple properties at this location)

A spacious house for 8, Rubino is situated at the entrance of the Varenna Estate. With beautiful views of Lake Como from its balcony terrace and a garden with a private pool, it is a short distance from the village of Varenna and the ferries that provide transport to charming lakefront venues.

7 nights from £2466.00 / €2961.00 / $3908.00 View property Check availability

Varenna, Lake Como

Sabrina

With a table ideal for that first coffee or an evening cocktail, Sabrina has a lake view from its front terrace.

Sleeps: 4 (Multiple properties at this location)

A cosy apartment in the house at the entrance of the Varenna Estate, Sabrina can be taken separately by a small family or two couples, or rented also in combination with Rubino. It has a terrace with a lake view, but no direct access to the garden unless taken with Rubino.

7 nights from £1370.00 / €1645.00 / $2171.00 View property Check availability

Lesa, Stresa, Lake Maggiore

Marea

Parasols by the pool, a delightful spot to soak up some sunshine.

Sleeps: 14 to 16 (Multiple properties at this location)

This large villa offers accommodation in three apartments, two of which have connecting bedroom suites. The apartments can be taken together for a family reunion or group of friends as Villa Marea or rented separately. All apartments and the additional bedroom suites are accessed from a gracious 1st floor furnished loggia with views onto Lake Maggiore, while a large pool area and courtyard furnished for outdoor meals are shared.

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Lesa, Stresa, Lake Maggiore

Villa Marea

A magnificent magnolia tree dominates the central courtyard of Villa Marea.

Sleeps: 14 to 16 (Multiple properties at this location)

The first floor of an historic Lake Maggiore villa allows a family gathering both space and privacy. With lake views from the long furnished loggia and the swimming pool, members of the group access five ensuite accommodations, three of which have kitchens and living areas. Steps away from a small village, Villa Marea is a wonderful base for exploring.

7 nights from £4494.00 / €5395.00 / $7121.00 View property Check availability

Moltrasio, Lago di Como

Riva del Lago

This quintessential Italian villa dips its toes into the lake's shimmering waters.

Sleeps: 8 to 9

This three-story villa on the western leg of Lake Como combines luxury, generous space and an easy welcome to guests who would like their own terrace on the water. Ideal for a group of friends or a family reunion, it has bedrooms that face the lake or the long furnished garden and a private dock for effortless lake access.

7 nights from £5480.00 / €6579.00 / $8684.00 View property Check availability

Colico, Lake Como

Archimede

Big skies and imposing mountains plunging into the lake dominate the views from this magnificent property.

Sleeps: 11 to 12

This spacious home at the northern end of Lake Como is both an homage to modern architecture and an ideal lakeside retreat for a group of friends or a multigenerational family reunion. With extensive garden, panoramic terraces and pool, and picture windows that bring nature to the interiors, one feels the power and beauty of the outdoors in a framework of comfort.

7 nights from £6576.00 / €7895.00 / $10421.00 View property Check availability

Lesa, Stresa, Lake Maggiore

Ninfea

In the living room of Ninfea comfortable furnishings compliment echoes of the villa's historic past in its timeworn terracotta floors and crafted period furniture.

Sleeps: 4 (Multiple properties at this location)

The largest of the Marea apartments, Ninfea is a two-storey apartment with balconies with lake views and easy access from the welcoming courtyard and lovely furnished loggia. With a large living-dining area, it is perfect for a small family or two couples, but should extra friends want to come along, it is possible to rent an adjoining bedroom suite.

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Lesa, Stresa, Lake Maggiore

Libellula

The inviting living room of Libellula is furbished in shades of coral pink and cream.

Sleeps: 4 (Multiple properties at this location)

Off a comfortably furnished and panoramic loggia, this 1st and 2nd floor apartment provides a small family with the perfect base for exploring the sights in and around Lake Maggiore. With easy access to the historic villa's pool area and a short-cut up to village shops and restaurants, Libellula provides relaxed comfort for a lake holiday.

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Lesa, Stresa, Lake Maggiore

Giglio

This double bedroom at Giglio has a view to the stars!

Sleeps: 2 to 4 (Multiple properties at this location)

A charming first floor apartment just right for a couple interested in exploring the fascinating sights around Lake Maggiore, Giglio has a large dining room with a lake view and a spacious ensuite bedroom under the eaves. With use of the panoramic Marea swimming pool, courtyard and furnished loggia, guests are also in easy reach of the nearby village.

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Laveno, Lake Maggiore

Villa Labiena

The pool in the garden can be seen from all of the large terraces at Villa Labiena

Sleeps: 10

Villa Labiena sits high on a hill overlooking Lake Maggiore, yet its extensive grounds extend to the water's edge. An excellent place for a family reunion or a holiday with friends, the property offers spacious accommodation, furnished terraces and a large pool - all with lake views. In walking distance to a lively lakeside village and a ferry away from charming towns and the gardens and elegant villas for which the lake is famous.

7 nights from £3891.00 / €4671.00 / $6166.00 View property Check availability

Laveno, Lake Maggiore

Monte Bello

Monte Bello, dressed in the bold colors of summer, has a lake view from its terrace.

Sleeps: 4

This charming cottage, once the home of the estate porter, makes a lovely retreat for a couple or family with young children. With a view of Lake Maggiore from its furnished balcony terrace and a pool all its own, it offers a relaxing interlude for a busy life. Shops and lakeside restaurants are little over 1 km, or a 15 minute walk, away and a ferry will bring you to the charming towns and gardens for which the lake is famous.

7 nights from £1151.00 / €1382.00 / $1824.00 View property Check availability

Menaggio, Lake Como

Serra

Serra, christened for its lovely glass extension, is a family home that welcomes guests to its large gardena and fine lake views.

Sleeps: 6

Serra is a family home offering a large fenced garden and view of Lake Como, as well as spacious gathering places for savoring a lake holiday. With a furnished sun room an excellent venue for family meals and an above ground pool for children's excess energy, the outdoors will provide enjoyable activities while the attractive interiors ensure comfort.

7 nights from £2850.00 / €3421.00 / $4516.00 View property Check availability