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Casa Vanni

Varenna, Lake Como


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Location

On Lake Como, 4 km east of Varenna.

Special Features

A cozy house set on a 60-acre estate.

Prices € 1950 - 2250 per weekPrices, Availability & Booking
Facilities
  • Chef
  • Dog welcome
  • Fireplace
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Pool
  • Tennis
  • Terrace
  • TV
  • Airport distance:
    Milano Linate 75 km/1 hr 30 min
    Milano Orio al Serio 60 km/1 hr 50 min
    Milano Malpensa 91 km+ferry/1.5 hrs+15 min
    Switzerland/Lugano Agno 34 km+ferry/50 min+15 min

Overview

A house with a terrace and lawn

Varenna, called “pearl of the lake”, is a quaint village lying on a promontory on the east coast of Lake Como. It is a quiet lakeshore town of beautiful old houses and romantic panoramas. Olive and cypress trees testify to the mild climate of the area, along with many botanical specimens normally found in warmer climates. A romantic walkway along the lakefront links the town center with Olivedo, the landing point for ferries and steamers. Because ferries connect it to other towns on Lake Como including a car ferry, and the train comes directly from Milan centre to Varenna (train ride little more than one hour), it is an ideal base for exploring northern Italy as well as the southern Swiss Alps. Varenna offers many wonderful possibilities for daytrips. Explore the castle of Vezio (5 minutes walk from the villa). Visit the gardens of Villa Monastero, Bellagio and Menaggio (15 minutes by ferry), Tremezzo and the famous Villa Carlotta, and Como, with its historic monuments, churches, and shopping.

Varenna, with its brightly painted houses and flowers along the lake edge, is only 10 min by car from this property. Visitors remark on the quiet and tranquility of Varenna, the relaxation afforded by the unhurried pace of this peaceful village. Take in the lovely walk along the lake edge down to the small stone beach which is inhabited by ducks, and enjoy some ice cream or coffee from the gelaterie nearby, or sit at an outside terrace of a cafe on the water’s edge to enjoy a meal and the beautiful scenery: the calm lake, the towns of Bellagio and Menaggio across, and the snowcapped mountains in the distance. Along the arcade near the water are a few shops, boutiques, and cafes. The sporting club in Varenna (3 km) has a pool and beach facilities. 

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Located on a hill above Varenna, Casa Vanni is a cozy house set on a 60-acre estate that includes Casa Rossore with a private pool, Villa Belcanto with a private pool and the three houses Casa Selvina, Casa Donata and Casa Rosina sharing a pool with Casa Vanni. 

Casa Vanni offers a peaceful, private location. The architecture is simple, and Casa Vanni’s interior is tastefully furnished, with a stylish, modern feeling. From the garden it has pleasant views onto the lawns in direction of the pool and of the historical castle belonging to the property in the background, but does not have lake views. A WIFI Internet connection is available in the reception office (80 m from the house).

Guests have access to the tennis court. The housekeeper and her family live on the property, as well as the father of the owner, who lives in a wing of Villa Belcanto. There is a charming, small restaurant located within walking distance (approx. 100 m) of the property, while other restaurants, shops, ferry and railroad station are located in Varenna.

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Villa Details

Casa Vanni 4

Ground floor:
Living/dining room
Kitchen with dishwasher
Storage room with washing machine
1 double bedroom (beds are not divisible)
1 double bedroom (joinable twin beds)
1 bathroom with shower over tub

Outside:
Terrace equipped for al fresco dining with BBQ
Shared pool with other houses (approx. 20 - 25 people)
Tennis court shared with the guests of the other houses
 

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Casa Vanni 07 Jan 2017 - 15 Apr 2017
30 Sep 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
15 Apr 2017 - 03 Jun 2017
26 Aug 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 06 Jan 2018
03 Jun 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
Availability
Casa Vanni
4 PAX 4
1950 EUR 2150 EUR 2250 EUR Calendar Request BookingCasa Vanni

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Reservations from Saturday to Saturday only.
Pool opening dates: May 20th - September 23rd. Pool towels are provided.
Baby bed available.

Extra services available only on request, to be specified when booking and to be paid in euros on the premises at the end of each working day:

  • Advanced grocery shopping.
  • Breakfast service might be available (please check upon booking): 15 Euro per person to be confirmed.
  • Cooking service for dinners during your stay.
  • Cooking lessons.
  • Babysitter.
  • Extra domestic help (house cleaning): EUR 15 per hour.
  • Restaurant reservation.

Security deposit, utility deposit, heating, wood for fireplace, additional bed, final cleaning, use of the tennis court to be paid in euros on the premises:

  • Security deposit: EUR 500.
  • Utility deposit (unused portion of the utility deposit will be refunded in cash on departure): EUR 100 per week for heating.
  • Heating (if required): metered / EUR 5 per unit.
  • Wood for fireplace: please check price on the premises.
  • Additional bed upon special request when booking: EUR 210 per week.
  • Baby bed if maximum capacity PAX is exceeded: EUR 40 per week.
  • Final cleaning: EUR 90.
  • Extra set of bath towels: please check price on the premises.
  • Extra set of bed linens: please check price on the premises.
  • Tennis court: EUR 15 per hour during the day; EUR 20 per hour during the evening - please specify when booking.
  • Pet allowed on special request (must be on leash in the garden, small breed only): EUR 80 domestic pet supplement per week. If you plan to bring your dog, please send us the completed and signed form Declaration of Accepting Responsibility for Your Pet together with your booking form.
  • Upon request and approval of the owner a late arrival is possible between 7.00 pm and 9.00 pm at an extra fee: EUR 50.

Bed, bath and kitchen linens, water, electricity, gas, Internet WIFI connection (available in and near a spacious recreation room approx. 50 m from the house and in the reception office of the estate), maid service (2 hours house cleaning on Tuesdays, Thursdays and for rentals longer than one week on Saturdays), pool cleaning service all included in the price.

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