Villa Sforni SuiteApartment - Via Conciliazione, 1 - Como
“Villa Sforni Suite" is an apartment within a splendid villa overlooking Lake Como. This apartment will amaze you with its magnificent view of the lake and the green mountains. The colorfoul tones of the furnishings and decorations will add a touch of cheerfulness to your holiday days. It is a comfortable apartment in a strategic location, as it is just a few minutes' drive from both the centre of Como and the centre of Cernobbio. Furthermore, it is just a matter of crossing the road to reach the pier from where ferries depart to other lakeside destinations.
The apartment is very bright and can accommodate up to three people. There is a comfortable double bedroom, a living area with a fully equipped kitchen and a living room with a sofa bed, and a beautiful bathroom with a shower. The apartment is also equipped with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, and free wi-fi.
In this property, pets are allowed upon request and at an additional cost to ensure an allergy-free cleaning.
Baby beds are available at an extra cost.
Extra cleaning and linen are available at an additional cost.
Transportation can be provided, please contact us!
The apartment is easily accessible by car, as the property is located on the road that runs along the lake. It is on the raised ground floor, so there are a few steps to access it from the property gate, while from the indoor garage, you can also access the apartment using the lift.
The apartment private has a parking within the property, and there is also a public parking lot located nearby, approximately 50 metres away.
HIGHLIGHTS & HOME TRUTHS
> An apartment in a strategic location that offers a splendid view of the lake and the mountains.
>There is no washing machine.
"Villa Sforni Suite" is located in Como and is approximately a 5-minute drive from the historic city centre, rich in monuments and landmarks. Furthermore, from the Como lakeside promenade leading to Villa Geno - which is full of bars and restaurants, you can, for instance, take the funicular to reach the renowned hillside town of Brunate in just a few minutes. Along the lakeside promenade, you can also visit the splendid Villa Olmo, and from the centre of Como, you can take a ferry to reach other lakeside destinations. The apartment is also about a 5-minute drive from Cernobbio, a quaint lakeside town located 7 km from Como and near the Swiss border. From the Cernobbio pier, you can also reach other lakeside locations. Cernobbio is home to some of Lake Como's most famous villas, such as Villa d'Este, Villa Erba, and Villa Bernasconi. There are some bars and restaurants as well as a supermarket near the apartment.
The convenient private parking makes "Villa Sforni Suite" an appealing accommodation for those traveling by car. It's also a very convenient option for those arriving by ferry from Como or other lakeside locations, as it is just a matter of crossing the road from the pier to access the property. Reaching the apartment by bus is equally easy. There is a bus stop for ASF bus lines not far from the apartment, and several routes that reach Como and other lakeside locations. Tickets can be obtained from the driver (cash only) or in designated places in Como and Cernobbio. Please note that the buses don't run very often and services stop at around 10 pm! Taxi rides are available, but not easily attainable in the region.
From Como, it is easy to travel to Milan and Switzerland (Lugano, Bellinzona, Locarno) by train. There are also public ferries traveling to other lakeside towns from the pier in Como center.
The nearest airports are Milano Malpensa, Milano Linate, and Orio Al Serio in Bergamo. It is possible to arrange a direct shuttle to and from the airport at an additional cost.
For more questions regarding transportation, please do not hesitate to contact us, we will be happy to help and ensure that you reach your preferred destination!
>If you feel like walking, Como city center is actually a walking distance away. The walk takes less than an hour. Take the big road till Villa Olmo, and then there is a lakeside pedestrian path.
>To travel and walk around Lake Como, especially in the little towns, comfortable shoes are a must.
>There are many public drinking-water fountains in the little towns, and the water is safe to drink unless stated otherwise. Tap water is also drinkable. You can carry your own refillable bottle!
>From Cernobbio, there are many nearby hiking options in the woods (even to Monte Bisbino!).
>If you are looking for an easy hike in the area and want to enjoy mountain views anyway, Lake Como Greenway is an easy-to-follow trail that doesn't require too much walking uphill. The Greenway goes through the little towns from Colonno to Griante. From Cernobbio, you can get to the starting point in Colonno by bus.
>In Italy, many shops (especially the little ones) and services are closed in the middle of the day, so be careful to plan your shopping accordingly.
>Lake Como is one of the deepest lakes in Europe and the deepest in Italy. Swimming and diving are prohibited in many areas and can be dangerous. For those who wish to dwell in the water, however, there are some options. In Cernobbio, the lakeside Lido has a swimming pool. In nearby Moltrasio, there is a little beach. In Como city, there is an outdoor pool near Villa Olmo, but swimming in the lake is mostly prohibited. Locals and visitors also enjoy traveling to Nesso where the bravest swimmers can jump into the lake from the ancient Roman bridge near the waterfall.
>Lake Como is located in a mountainous region. The surrounding pre-Alps might not seem very high, but the climate is nevertheless affected by the nearby mountains, and temperatures can change quickly. Be particularly attentive to the weather when hiking, and bring some warm and waterproof clothes with you!
There are so many great things to do around Lake Como! We can suggest and help you to arrange the following:
>Private boat rides
>Kayaks/SUPs in the lake
>Flights in a seaplane above the lake
>Yoga and meditation classes
>Hiking and foraging
>Trekking in the mountains
>Guided tours to Milan
For more information, please contact us, and we will be thrilled to advise specific experiences that would suit your taste!
OTHER THINGS TO NOTE
Please note that all guests are required to pay a city tax of 2€ per night per person.
According to Italian laws, every guest's personal ID will be requested before check-in. In order to speed up the check-in process, we kindly ask all guests to fill the online check-in form which is sent via e-mail along with the booking confirmation.
In this property, it is mandatory to separate the garbage. Recycling laws are strict in Italy.
Check-in: 15:00 - 19:00
Standard occupancy: 2
Max occupancy: 3
Via Conciliazione, 1 - Como