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“Amazing views at this hillside retreat”
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Modern master bedroom with extraordinary lake views
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Modern master bedroom with extraordinary lake views
Exception views from the Master Bedroom Spacious Lounge room on the 2nd floor
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Modern master bedroom with extraordinary lake views
Exception views from the Master Bedroom
Spacious Lounge room on the 2nd floor
Open living Lounge with fireplace and satellite wall TV
Staircase from 2nd level lounge to two bedrooms on the 3rd level
Landscape views from the lounge room
Expansive Lounge Area
Entrance way with extra convertible bed sleeping space, adjacent to ensuite
Downstairs Dining Room
Upstairs main bedroom with sun roof
Amazing lighting through the sun roof in the 3rd level bedroom
Adjacent 3rd level Queen sized bedroom
Spacious outdoor area
Downstairs outdoor patio and dining area
Downstairs dining room with fireplace
Dining Room
Spacious dining area
Downstairs Kitchen combines with dining room with extra draw storage, and rare room for produce
Ground level dining
Combined Kitchen and Dining area
3rd level bathroom with bath and shower
2nd level bathroom with shower
Ground level shower and bathroom
Horse Riding in nearby Carlazzo
Fun for kids
Casa Cima is centrally located to many wonderful tourist spots
Ponte Tresa, near Casa Cima
Varenna - Casa Cima is near many of the regions best destination spots
Beautiful scenery near Casa Cima
Beautiful outdoor dining at Casa Cima
Front view of Casa Cima
Lake view outlook
Dining under the Jasmine awning at Casa Cima
Pool View from Casa Cima
Driveway and pathway to Casa Cima
View in front of Casa Cima
Elevated views from Casa Cima
Lower level Casa Cima lawn area
Spectacular outdoor spaces
Elevated outdoor area at Casa Cima
Outdoor alfresco dining area
Outdoor pool area at Casa Cima
Indoor dining area
Nearby Porlezza lake front
Ground level dining area under the awning
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5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Cima, Province of Como, Lombardy

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Sebby13
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Amazing views at this hillside retreat”
Reviewed 5 June 2018 for a stay in May 2018

We just returned from a week's stay at Casa CIMA. Tdue to the high position of the house the views are amazing and it is a very peaceful location with immediate neighbours.

It is a great base for exploring the local areas it was easy reach of Lugano and Mennaggio.

The house is well equipped and the host very helpful.

There is parking for small cars as steep driveway it isn't very practical for large cars but they can be parked at the bottom and you can walk up.

They kindly arranged for a local chef Grazie to make us some lovely lasagna and apple cake and she came to cook at the house to make us a birthday meal.

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Management Response
21 Jul 2018
Hi there,

Thank you very much for your review of Casa Cima and we're glad you enjoyed your stay.

The views are indeed spectacular and quite unique in the region.

We will be expanding the driveway in August so this will be another strong point to the property. We've had a 9 seater van use the property already, but just not at great speed:)

Thanks again for your kind and helpful review. We really appreciate it.

Regards
Casa Cima
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RaeBeryl
Napier, New Zealand
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
“Bellissimo - a magnificent Italian family villa”
Reviewed 4 April 2018 for a stay in April 2018

Our family of 6 stayed for 10 days in March and April. What a beautiful property - sensational views, extremely spacious, and very comfortable.

The views are stunning! The property is close to Menaggio and Lugano which made day trips very easy. The local villages of Porlezza and Cima are very accessible with great restaurants and scenery. Plenty to do for children and adults. A perfect place for a family holiday.

The villa is very cosy, we’ll heated with a modern cinema and music system, while keeping to the authenticity of a rustic Italian villa.

Casa Cima is a hidden gem. We’re definitely coming back!

Your age range 65+
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
6 Jun 2018
Thank you very much for your great review of Casa Cima.

You've picked up on a very special and unique aspect of the property - the views are unforgettable! It's also a very central location for so many family activities, as you've observed.

Casa Cima is purposefully designed for families and larger groups.

Thank you for such a positive review.
Regards
Casa Cima
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Olivia-hk...
Hong Kong, China
Level 4 Contributor
31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Gorgeous villa, stunning views, perfect Italian family holiday”
Reviewed 8 January 2018 for a stay in August 2017

We had such a magical holiday at Casa Cima. I’m sure the original house must be full of history. Looks to have been totally renovated, right down to a movie projector against one of the walls for the kids. The interiors were just gorgeous. 4 bedrooms, 2 big ones for parents and 2 smaller ones were perfect for the grandparents and kids. I figured the views must have been photoshopped...but that’s really how it looks! Truly breath taking. Our favourite thing was to sit out under the arches of honeysuckle at the long dinner table and enjoy wonderful meals and the country air. Mountains on one side, lake on the other. There’s heaps to explore nearby. Lots of walking trails, water sports, horse riding, amazing Saturday markets. And of course lots of sensational food options. Don’t miss La Traverna! Can’t wait to go back.

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Management Response
14 Jan 2018
Hi Olivia,
Thank you for such a great review of Casa Cima. You've painted a great picture of the essence of the property - great for families and large groups, experiencing Italian lifestyle, and amazing scenery.
We hope you come back again, and thanks again.
Casa Cima
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Olivia-hk...
Hong Kong, China
Level 4 Contributor
31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Best family holiday yet. Stunning views, gorgeous villa. Awesome location. Total escape”
Reviewed 18 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We stayed at Casa Cima for a week & just loved it. The house is gorgeous with breathtaking views of lake Lugano from every room. There are 3 bedrooms with double beds, then a 4th bedroom with a single bed, though it can be converted into a double too (we did this so our little daughter didn't fall out of bed). There's also a 3 seater couch in the living room which is a sofa bed. It would be perfect for a couple of families. We'll definitely head back with friends at some point. It's very private. There are huge grounds that include terraces going some distance up the mountain.
Its a 2 minute drive down the mountain from the village of Cima, and about 6 minutes from the larger town of Porlezza. Do go to La Traverna in Cima for lunch overlooking the lake. Its about 20 minutes both to Lugano & on the other side to mennagio in Como - so quite central. Great hikes nearby, but to get there You'll need a car. The road to the villa is steep and narrow, but we hired a small 4x4 in Lugano & had no problems.
There are a ton of amazing places to eat nearby (I think people must come over the border from lugano as most places seemed full every night), but my favourite thing to do was to sit in the front yard under an archway covered in vines & flowers, just breathing in the fresh air & looking at the view (with Andre Bochelli playing in the background). The house has a great sound system. There's a movie projector, for big screen movies, and the wifi worked perfectly.
The kids were very happy playing on the grounds (there were horses, cows & sheep nearby to see who seemed quite tame). There's an above ground pool. Outdoor pizza oven. We will definitely be back.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
21 Apr 2017
Hi Olivia,

Thank you for such a thoughtful and well summarised review.

You've hit on a number of areas that make Casa Cima such a great spot for a family holiday. The spaciousness, the amenities such as movies and wifi, and the wonderful dining spots nearby.

The views too are quite amazing, and when you combine this with the privacy at Casa Cima it is a wonderful spot for a family holiday.

We hope you come back soon, and thank you for your review.

Regards
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mcfloyd01
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
“Fantastic view of Lake Lugano”
Reviewed 29 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

The house was cozy, clean and comfortable. The kids loved the pool and outdoor area, and my wife and I the gorgeous sunsets over Lake Lugano. Convenient drive to local village and lake-side restaurants - also boat rental facility. Marvelous for a weekend escape or family holiday.

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