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Splendid house with much to enjoy.

Coming here directly from a family home we realised the value of private ownership in the warmth... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
John P
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Melbourne, Australia
amazing place in the hills near the lake

it is so lovely to come across this place ...... i spent summers there as a child when it was... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
pollyfj
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Coming here directly from a family home we realised the value of private ownership in the warmth and personality this gives to a house. Porta Bozzolo is a fine and enjoyable visit with much to treasure but it lacks personality and style provided by family...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

it is so lovely to come across this place ...... i spent summers there as a child when it was falling down - now run by the italian national trust

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

Somehow an element of this exquisite exposure reminded me of Mt Carmel's steps, as we paused to appreciate the handsome details of the carvings on the stone vases, cheeky putti and huge pots of lemons decorating the corner of the courtyard of honour. I sat...More

1  Thank Eli B
Reviewed 29 September 2015

This villa was mentioned in our guide book, but only with a few sentences. For us it was one of the hightlights of our visit to Lago Maggiore. It is a few kilometres from the lake. A beautiful historic villa with all the original furnishings...More

Thank Fernweh3
Reviewed 11 July 2012

Took a Bus from Lunio to the villa, if you do it this way make sure you buy a return ticket as there is no apparent outlet for bus tickets near the villa. (in case you don't know on a lot of buses in this...More

Thank TheAdmiralLondon
Reviewed 4 February 2012

The villa is really beautiful and the park is pleasant... Also, being a FAI property there are various events like the crocuses in bloom, the Christmas market... Check the Fai website if you plan to go! There is also a nice restaurant/caffeteria linked to it,...More

1  Thank SilverYew
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