We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Villa Olmo

Via Simone Cantoni 1, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 252443
Website
Share
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$117.28*
and up
Half-Day Lake Como Discovery Tour from Milan
More Info
US$119.65*
and up
Lake Como Day Trip from Milan with Hotel Pickup
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“worth seeing” (2 reviews)
“lake como” (10 reviews)
LOCATION
Via Simone Cantoni 1, 22100, Como, Italy
CONTACT
Website
+39 031 252443
Ways to Experience Villa Olmo
from US$117.30
More Info
from US$119.60
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (527)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"beautiful park"
in 2 reviews
"worth seeing"
in 2 reviews
"lake como"
in 10 reviews
"free entry"
in 2 reviews
"take your time"
in 2 reviews
"stunning views"
in 2 reviews
"exhibition"
in 16 reviews
"art"
in 9 reviews
"napoleon"
in 2 reviews
"fountain"
in 4 reviews
"lido"
in 3 reviews
"century"
in 4 reviews
"path"
in 3 reviews
"beauty"
in 3 reviews
"mountains"
in 4 reviews
"stroll"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a lovely lakeside walk from the historic centre of Como to Villa Olmo. Unfortunately the villa is closed for renovation at the moment. The grounds between the lake and villa are still open and from there you get good views of the lake. The...More

Thank ES1211
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The front of the park towards the lake is open but the rest is closed and the Villa is under renovation.

1  Thank himmeli2013
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Whilst I don't know what the Villa would be like inside, the gardens do not seem very special. They certainly don't compare to Villas Melzi, Monastero, Serbelloni, Cypresi, Balbianello etc. Maybe if you are at a loose end in Como. Its on a very busy...More

Thank Deepa P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 24 April 2018

It's said Napolean stayed here. Certainly looks the part--wonderful old villa right on Lake Como. Beautiful grounds you can self-tour. But the building is being renovated and was closed.

Thank wayne w
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Have a long walk from Como city centre around the lake. You will see a lot of nice villas, some are government offices now, others are still inhabited.

Thank Bruno V
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 December 2017

I passed this attraction on a walk on a left side of Lake of Como and didnt see any entrance only a lot of fences like it was under work there. I have understand that it was a privat villa but didnt choose to use...More

Thank Baross
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely great and must visit villa in Como. Before I visited this villa I didnt understand whats so interesting in villas. But Como with his villas changed my point of view. From this moment if I will know that there is a villa nearby in...More

Thank Пётр Е
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Hi Pick another villa to visit as this one is tired and being renovated. I recommend spending your money at Villa del Balbianello it is simply stunning.

Thank garykent
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Beautiful villa, visit was made extra special by a guided tour from a pleasant young gentleman who was a student and had only been there a few days, his knowledge of the villa and its history was astounding.

Thank Kpangel68
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We walked to the villa along the lake edge from the centre of Como, which is a beautiful scenic stroll. As we arrived we didn't think we would be able to get in, as there is currently a lot of renovation work going on in...More

2  Thank Daleblue123
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 33 hotels in Como
Ostello Villa Olmo
63 reviews
.10 miles away
Hilton Lake Como
128 reviews
.15 miles away
Hotel Engadina
287 reviews
.46 miles away
Park Hotel Meuble
284 reviews
.48 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Quatar Pass
288 reviews
.13 miles away
Di Puglia Un Po'
111 reviews
.18 miles away
Dolciamo Pasticceria
64 reviews
.51 miles away
Hosteria Al Camino
100 reviews
.22 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Tempio Voltiano
389 reviews
.57 miles away
Monumento alla Resistenza Europea
40 reviews
.58 miles away
Parco Spina verde
24 reviews
.31 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Ashariamo
14 April 2018|
Answer
Response from alessandra_biondi3 | Reviewed this property |
No, i giardini resteranno aperti esattamente come nell’ultimo anno, quindi con il solo camminamento a ridosso del lago. Per poterli visitare appieno devi attendere l'estate.
0
Votes
Google Translation
Ellie W
9 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Julie B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay. Yes. The lido was open.
0
Votes
Booky K
15 September 2016|
Answer
Response from MARTIN L | Reviewed this property |
Esprit for the delay. I believe the grounds are open all year round. After reading other reviews it would seem the villa is in need of refurbishment but the grounds are beautiful
0
Votes
;