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Gorgeous Penthouse Apartment with Superb Lake View

Lake Front Living!
Certificate of Excellence
20 reviews
Lake Front Living!
Sunny Al Fresco Dining
Apartment overlooking Lake Como
View Looking South from the Balcony
Contemporary Living Room with views over lake
Modern dining area
Open plan fitted kitchen
Master bedroom with patio doors to rear balcony
Second Bedroom with desk and wardrobe
Master bedroom with wardrobe
Second Bedroom with slide out double bed
Shower room with washing machine
Integral garage
Floor plan of the apartment
The Village of Dorio from above
Sunset from the Balcony
Winter Scene from the Balcony
Varenna 15 min by Car
Bellagio a short ferry journey from Varenna
View from Bellagio
Chiesa in Valmalenco ski resort just an hour away by car or train
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Dorio, Lake Como, Lombardy
Interaction with guests
There is a guest welcome pack in the apartment with information about the local area and suggested things to do and places to go. It also provides information about the facilities in the apartment. We are not living on site but there is a key safe outside the premises to gain access and we will call you with directions and further information before your booking commences. We are on call by phone if you need any assistance.
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Excellent - based on 20 reviews
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
English first
French first
German first
Spanish first
English first
NSW, Australia
Reviewed 22 October 2013 for a stay in June 2013

Reviewed 25 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013

Management response:

Thank you Elaine and Mark. So glad you enjoyed your stay. Very best wishes, Sue


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Reviewed 11 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The property is unsuitable for the elderly or children under 7 years of age as it is a top floor penthouse apartment with no elevator and there are two balconies.
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    2 Fulls
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
25 Mar 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
Mid Season
4 nights
1 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
High Season
4 nights
1 Sep 2018 -
31 Oct 2018
Mid Season
4 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: £52 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £175 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The apartment enjoys unspoilt panoramic views and close to the picturesque resort towns of Varenna and Bellano from which there are regular ferry services to the 'golden triangle' of Menaggio and Bellaggio. Milan is easily reached by train.

The nearest bar/restaurant and fresh bakery is just 15 minutes walk/5 minutes drive.

Guests can enjoy cycling, hiking in the mountains above the apartment, swimming, sailing kayaking and other water sports on the lake.

The ski resort of Chiesa in Valmalenco is easily reached just an hour by car or train and rises to 3,000 metres giving good snow cover up until April. There are a great selection of slopes for all levels as well as panoramic views, ski hire shops and an excellent ski school.
Getting around
Dorio has a railway station which is about a 15 minute walk down the hill from the apartment. There are also regular bus services along the lakeside road. Passenger ferries depart from Dervio or Bellano to other towns on the lake and they are about 10 minutes away by car. A car ferry departs from Varenna which is about 15 minutes by car.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Milan: 89.0 km
Railway: Dorio: 1.6 km
Ferry: Dervio: 8.0 km
The apartment is in a great location and easy to reach from Milan airports. The journey is on major roads and the apartment is just off the main lakeside road. There is also a local train station just 10 minutes walk with links to Milan Centrale.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 8.0 km.
Nearby cities
Milan Villas (1,329)
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