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Relax & Revive on Lake Maggiore

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Stresa, Lake Maggiore, Piedmont
This modern, light and cosy apartment is located in the hills surrounding the pretty lakeside village of Stresa. From all rooms you can see the panorama of Lake Maggiore, with the Swiss and Italian Alps dominating the scenery.

Furnished to a high standard with all modern comforts, the apartment is a real 'home from home' and the perfect place to relax and unwind; the spacious balcony is well equipped for al fresco aperitifs and dining or simply taking time-out for yourselves; with sun-loungers, dining table & chairs and sun umbrella.

We offer free wi-fi, UK satellite and Italian TV and a supply of books is available. The modern and functional kitchen area provides an electric oven, gas hob, microwave, and kettle, fridge/freezer and a comfortable breakfast bar, whilst the lounge area comprises two comfortable leather sofas. T...
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Listing #HL6122554
About the Owner
Helen W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:93%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2015
Interaction with guests
On arrival in Stresa, you will be asked to collect the keys from a neighbour, or where possible you will be met at the property. As the owner, I am contactable during your stay by telephone or whatsapp, for any problems that may arise or any general questions and advice. There is a comprehensive 'Information Book' inside the apartment which outlines the house rules, instructions, local information and suggestions for days out, places to eat etc.
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

We have just had a week in this clean, comfortable apartment which has a view of Lake Maggiore that you could never tire of. The taxi from the station cost us 10euros and it was not far but all uphill. With no luggage it was...More

Date of stay: September 2017
1  Thank Anne K
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The apartment is clean, comfortable and very well equipped with beautiful views from all the windows. There is a spacious private terrace overlooking Lake Maggiore and the mountains. Although it is situated about a 20 minute walk from the centre of Stresa, we managed easily...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Elizabeth J
Management response:Responded 10 September 2017

Thank you for your positive feedback, I'm happy to hear you enjoyed your stay.

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Fully equipped apartment with panoramic views of the lake and private balcony- a home away from home.

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank JamesL6816
Management response:Responded 10 September 2017

Thank you for your review

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Pets considered on request.
There is an extra (foldaway) bed suitable for a child.
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 King
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  • Fresh linen, towels and end of stay cleaning : $93 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Stresa is the most important town in the Italian part of Lake Maggiore, evident in the elaborate hotel facades that line the lakefront promenade, once a favoured holiday spot for the nobility, rich and famous. Nowadays it attracts visitors from all over the world, drawn by the alpine climate, the upmarket ambience and the many gardens and palaces which can be visited; including the 3 Borromean Islands of Pescatori, Madre and Bella. Narrow streets snake through the village centre, a maze of quaint restaurants, boutique shops and wine bars, perfect for enjoying an early evening 'apperitivo' while watching the world go by.
Getting around
The public transport is very efficient, with boats departing regularly to the islands and nearby towns, and the fast Eurocity train taking you to the centre of Milan in under one hour.
There is also a hydrofoil service which takes you up to the north of the lake and the Swiss town of Ascona, famed for its summer Jazz Festival. The best way to see this part of the lake however is by doing the 'Lake Maggiore Express' a round trip travelling up to Switzerland via the Centovalley railway and returning from Ascona or Locarno by slow boat... taking in the wonderful sights of both lake and mountains in one day.
You can also travel by cable-car from Lido di Carciano to the summit of the Mottarone mountain from where you can see far and wide.
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How to get there
Airport: Milan (MXP): 53.0 km
Railway: Stresa: 1.0 km
Contact me for help on reaching the apartment.
The best means of transport from Milan Aiport is the Alibus which arrives / departs in the centre of Stresa. It is then an uphill walk of approximately half an hour or a short taxi ride to reach the property.
If you are arriving by train, there is a taxi rank outside the station from where you can take a taxi to the property for approximately €10.00.
For a more relaxed journey, ask me about a private taxi transfer which can be arranged for you in advance of your arrival.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
Nearby cities
Lombardy Villas (6,923)
Milan Villas (1,314)
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