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    This is the spectacular view from the garden showing the house and islands in Lago Maggiore
    This is the spectacular view from the garden showing the house and islands in Lago Maggiore
    This is the spectacular view from the garden showing the house and islands in Lago Maggiore
    The breathtaking view from the top of the garden showing all three islands
    Lunch in the spring sun on the patio
    The view from the garden showing the house and lake
    Looking up at the house from the lane that runs below Casa Lavender
    Property description
    Stresa
    |
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    Our house is situated on the edge of the tiny village of Someraro, known locally as the roof of Lake Maggiore. We are just a couple of kilometres above Stresa, half-way between Milan and Switzerland, one of the most accessible areas of Italy, just 10 minutes from the motorway connecting Switzerland with the Mediterranean and 45 minutes from Italy's second international airport: Malpensa.

    It is no exaggeration to say that the views from the house and garden, offering an almost 180 degree unobstructed panorama over the magnificent Lago Maggiore, extending to Switzerland and the Alps, are sublime and surely amongst the most dramatic and beautiful in the world.

    Our house makes the ideal base for a relaxing holiday as it very close to Stresa (5 minutes by car) yet away from the hustle a...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (7)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (3)
    • Microwave
    • Playground
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(3)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Trampoline
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #HL288949 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Summer 2014 May 10, 2014 Oct 11, 2014 7 nights -- --
    $1,420
    €1,050
    Autumn 2014 Oct 12, 2014 Dec 20, 2014 3 nights
    $162
    €120
    --
    $1,136
    €840
    Christmas 2014-2015 Dec 21, 2014 Jan 4, 2015 5 nights
    $162
    €120
    $162
    €120
    $1,136
    €840
    Winter 2015 Jan 6, 2015 Mar 14, 2015 3 nights
    $122
    €90
    $122
    €90
    $852
    €630
    View all periods
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Fees
    • Cleaning: $135 / stay - Fee
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Rent is for the entire property per week, including bed-linen and towels for up to five people. Central heating, elecricity and water are included in the price.

    30% deposit is payable to guarantee booking.

    Additional costs: final cleaning: 100 Euro
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Malpensa: 24.9 mi
    Railway: Stresa: 1.2 mi
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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Sean F
Hong Kong, China
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Very friendly owner who provided some good advice about local attractions and restaurants. Peacefull little village with a friendly atmosphere and a fantastic view. more

Darceyday
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

We stayed for a far too short 4 nights and absolutely loved the place. Ideally placed just a short drive up the hill from Stresa, the road is pretty steep and narrow, but then that's Italy for you! This whole area is quite mountainous. Our 3 yo daughter negotiated the stairs OK though younger children or the elderly would struggle... more

Gitti0713
Munich, Germany
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013 for a stay in June 2013
1
person found this review helpful

We stayed one week in Casa Alice and had a great time. The view from almost any room in the house, the veranda and the garden was stunning. The house itself has a lot of charm and the kitchen is very well equipped (everything from Alessi). Booking was uncomplicated and Simon and his wife were very friendly and gave us... more

Management response:

thanks very much for your lovely words. You and your husband were wonderful guests and it was a pleasure meeting you. more

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Speaks English, French, Italian
Listed since : Dec 2012
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 19 days ago
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