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Il Portichetto Lake Maggiore

A handpainted and carved bed in the master's bedroom
1 of 24A handpainted and carved bed in the master's bedroom
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Lesa, Lake Maggiore, Piedmont
Weekend or Weekly Rentals available
Two Bedrooms - Sleep up to five adult and one child aged 0 to 3

Il Portichetto is a traditional country house in the tiny fisher's hamlet of Solcio, furbished with antiques and paintings. The apartment is 100mq, on two floors, connected by a spiral staircase. Is ideal for families and children. Ideal point of departure to visit EXPO 2015. On the first floor there is a FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN with dinner table, a huge living room with dinner table and activity table, fireplace, easy chair, sofa bed and a sunny TERRACE with stunning Lake Maggiore view. On the first floor: TWO MASTER BEDROOMS WITH DOUBLE BED, one TUB bathroom and a SHOWER bathroom, a READING with desk. COT for small children will be provided upon request. The bed are antique so they are...
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Listing #HL458938
About the Owner
Marco C
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:89%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

We had a great time in Solcio. The house is cosy and clean and we absolutely loved the way it is decorated. Paola is an attentive host and the folder with local tips was very useful especially the advice on the best places to swim....More

Thank Alexandra M
Reviewed 17 November 2013

For us the most attractive aspect of this house and the reason we selected it were that it was an authentic Italian home, owned by an Italian family. We were not disappointed in this sense. We got the feeling of living in an Italian environment...More

2  Thank NidiaMargarita
PaolaVozza, VR Owner at Il Portichetto Lake Maggiore, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2013

Thank you very much for your kind review. I was very happy with this guests and I reccomend her. I found the house in a perfect and tidy condition. I will collect you suggestions. I should precise that lakeview sight is available from the terrace...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 5:00 PM
    Check out: 9:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Sofa
    2 Fulls
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  • Cleaning: £58 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £44 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Guests are kindly requested to check in from 17.00 pm. Check out is at 9.00 am. Preferred payment is via Paypal.Final cleaning cost Euro 65. For multi weekly rentals cleaning of the house will be done mandatory every seven days and it will cost 65 Euro. Heating in winter is mandatory from 15th October 2013 and it is calcutaed in the total nightly fee. Minimum stay is 3 days. Thank you!
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About the neighbourhood
Summers are warm (25 to 30 C°)  with a lovely breeze in the afternoon. The clear water welcome sailors, swimmers and canoeist. Hike and strolls, mountain biking, watersports activities, golf, riding and sailing schools are among the offers available for tourists. Autumn will come with its superb foliage; in springtime all the area is in full bloom with camelias and azaleas: the best time to visit the baroque gardens of Isola Bella and the botanical collection of Villa Taranto. Beauty treatment and spa and are available in the thermal village of Premia. Winters are bright and sometime snowy, it rarely frozen. Skiing and snowshoeing lovers enjoy the panoramic view of Alps from of Mottarone mountain or the steep downhill slopes of Macugnaga at the feet of Monte Rosa summit. There...
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Malpensa International Airport: 40.0 km
Railway: Milano Train Station: 60.0 km
Ferry: From Locarno Switzerland to Arona: 60.0 km
If you arrive from Malpensa you should take the highway to Gravellona Toce. Exit in Meina. Follow the indication to Meina and then to Stresa. You will be in a street called Sempione which is lakeside on your right.
Solcio is the town right after Meina, before Stresa. From Meina is a 10 minutes drive.
When you arrive in Solcio follow the Sempione and pass the church with the yellow belltower. At the end of the village you will see a big parking with a sign with 'Hostaria La Speranza'. Turn on your left in Via delle Cartiere. You will see Hostaria but keep driving. When the street finishes you will find via Sant'Antonio. Turn on your left and follow via Sant'Antonio until you arrive in a small square with three parking lots. The house is just there. If the parking lots are no...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
Nearby cities
Lombardy Villas (7,100)
Milan Villas (1,233)
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