Your green holidays on Lake Como in Italy

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House | Entire home/apt | 2 Bedroom(s) | 1 Bathroom(s) | For 5 Person(s)

$128 per night

Minimum stay 4 nights

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Listed at ArrangeYourVacation.com since 25 Oct. 2010

House | Entire home/apt | 2 Bedroom(s) | 1 Bathroom(s) | For 5 Person(s)

Description

Beautiful and welcoming, completely restructured, elegantly furnished apartment equipped with all technology.
Situated in a traditional stone building, this holiday home is located near the Hotel Britannia Excelsior, the Grand Hotel Cadenabbia and just 100 metres from the Lido di Cadenabbia , the Alberghetto La Marianna restaurant and the Anglican Church.
20 metres from the supermarket and the La Vecchia Torre bar, it is situated on the first floor, below another equally comfortable apartment (www.azaleahouse.eu ) and comprises a spacious, luminous living room with country kitchen area and a sitting area with flat screen satellite T.V., ACER desk top computer with free broad band wireless internet access. The room contains a magnificent hand-painted Palladium majolica pellet stove to make guests’ winter stays cosy and romantic, and opens onto a terrace furnished with a table for lunches with a view of the lake towards Villa Melzi in Bellagio.

The interior decor features a beautifully-finished niche where reflected light is amplified by the glass, floral shapes discovered in the stone by the creative Eugenio (cell.347-0721329)- a motif that symbolically ties the apartment with the surrounding area and its luxuriant public parks and private gardens that are a mass of blooms from the Spring onwards - and the arch created by the skilled hands of master craftsman, Livio.

The soft line and colour of the wooden beam set into the ceiling is the work of Raffaele (cell.) and the curved stone used for the floors was artistically carved by Guido. Glicine House has two bedrooms leading off the entrance hall where the walls are decorated with geometric patterns in an antique red that picks up the colour of the red larch parquet floor.
The double bedroom, overlooking the garden and with a side view of the lake, has air conditioning as well as heating for the winter months. The wisteria-blue colour makes for calm, relaxing atmosphere.
The second bedroom, with three single beds, also has air conditioning (and heating), as well as a ‘fifties terracotta working woodstove, which blends well with the pink-painted walls. The room overlooks a charmingly-lit courtyard which serves as a private carpark for guests.
In both bedrooms, the headboards and wardrobes feature decorative carving by master carpenters from Sutrio, custodians of a traditional expertise known throughout Val Badia, Val Gardena and the nearby Austrian Tyrol and Carinzia.
There is also a fine cradle from the Engadin decorated with colourful flowers in typical Austrian Tyrolean style.
Glicine House welcomes its guests with a variety of warm, vibrant colours emphasized by the mysterious, intriguing reflected light of Marrakesh, typical of the Arab world, a delight for the eyes of those seeking quiet and relaxation, or providing an ideal atmosphere for planning work commitments.
In the completely renovated, disabled-accessible bathroom with shower, sober but elegant stone and wood details recall the simplicity of country life in the high mountain pastures, the walls being the rust colour of iron or earth.

Near To

Airport
ATM/Bank
City centre
Park
Sea

Near Attractions

Autumn-Foliage
Casino
Churches
Golf
Groceries
Museums
Tennis

Indoor Amenities

Big Screen TV
DVD Player
Freezer
Fridge
High Speed Internet
Linens
Oven
Stove
Utensils

Outdoor Amenities

Barbeque

Features

Air Conditioning
Lake View
Secure Parking

Possible Activities

Cycling
Fishing
Golf
Hiking
Mountain Biking
Outlet-Shopping
Sailing
Surfing
Swimming
Tennis
Water skiing
Wind Surfing

Payment methods

Bank Transfer
Cash After Arrival
Paypal

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