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Villa Bella Vista

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Minusio's microclimate has a mere 320 days of sunshine each year
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5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
24 reviews
Minusio's microclimate has a mere 320 days of sunshine each year
The very comfortable and large lower living room, also called the music and television room
The lower living room with wonderful leather sofa, relaxing armchairs also has magnificent views
The luxury designer kitchen with microwave, oven, dishwasher and induction cooker
View over Lago Maggiore from upper living room
The large master bedroom with its Hästens 2.10 x 2.10m boxspring and mirrored wardrobes
Waking up in the airconditioned masterbedroom watching beautiful art and that amazing view outside
Bedroom with double bed on lower floor with wardrobe and garden view
Adjacent bathroom on lower floor with shower cabin, toilet and washbasin
Bedroom with 2 single beds on lower floor with view on Lago Maggiore
La dolce vita
Enjoy your breakfast, lunch or dinner in the shadow underneath the vine leaves
Total privacy on the terrace whilst overlooking the mountains reflected into the blue lake
Love-seat on the terrace with 'a view to a kill'
The lower floor terrace
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Overview
Villa -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Minusio, Lake Maggiore, Canton of Ticino, Swiss Alps
This luxurious modern villa is a hidden gem in Ticino with stunning views over Lago Maggiore. The villa is situated in a quiet, privileged and beautiful residential area at one of the most beautiful areas of Lago Maggiore. Locarno is only 5 minutes away and Ascona a mere 15 minutes by car. The shores of the lake are either 5 minutes by car/bike or a 10 minute stroll.

The fully refurbished (2012) unique villa of nearly 200m2 is fully equipped and has very stylish designer furniture, beautiful art and luxurious beds. This elegant 2-story villa offers 2 large living rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 2 terraces on each level, with the top terrace a mere 60m2 large, facing south. The 2 living rooms, one on each level, provide lots of privacy. The downstairs living room has a large leather sofa, 2 armchairs and a large HD TV, with views over...
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About the Owner, arthur v
Languages spoken: German, English, Italian, French, Dutch
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 26 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL319223 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 24 reviews
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Debbie D
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in August 2016

My Husband & I decided to take Mum away for her 80th Birthday and we are so pleased we chose Bella Vista. This is a beautiful villa with breathtaking views over Lake Maggiore. The villa is well equipped and we cooked most evenings as eating out in Switzerland is expensive. Afterwards, we sat out on the terrace enjoying a glass...

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Management response:

We're very glad you had such a splendid time to celebrate this special birthday! best wishes Sabine

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jmonney20...
Vevey, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Wonderful place with incredible views!!! Just breathtaking! Well-situated and well equipped...even provided a baby chair which was great! Beds are comfortable and kitchen space practical....terrace outside so nice! Finally somewhere that has been designed with taste, just beautiful, highly recommended!

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Management response:

Thank you for all the compliments Julien. Very happy you had such a wonderful time. Hope to see you again one day. All the best, Sabine

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Tom G
Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016 for a stay in January 2016

We visited Villa Bella Vista with 4 adults and 2 children and had a fantastic time staying there. The views are breath-taking and the local town of Minusio and Locarno were full of activity with plenty of dining options available. The villa itself was very accommodating and luxurious, especially with the addition of 2 cots and 2 high chairs which...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Rates

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

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 1 night
$284
CHF 275
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$1,986
CHF 1,925
Jun 1, 2016 -
Sep 30, 2016
high season
3 nights
$377
CHF 365
$377
CHF 365
$2,636
CHF 2,555
Oct 1, 2016 -
Dec 23, 2016
mid season
3 nights
$294
CHF 285
$294
CHF 285
$2,059
CHF 1,995
Dec 24, 2016 -
Jan 7, 2017
Christmas & New Years Eve
3 nights
$377
CHF 365
$377
CHF 365
$2,636
CHF 2,555
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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.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Linen rental (obligatory) CHF 25 per person.
End cleaning (obligatory) CHF 140.
Refundable safety deposit CHF 600.
Heating, airconditioning, electricity & fast wireless internet included.
Nespresso coffee machine available.
In winter time logs for the fireplace are also included.
We can only accept a maximum of 6 guests in total (including children).
Pets may be accepted, but needs to be approved by owners beforehand
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Milan: 55.3 mi
Railway: Locarno: 3.1 mi
By air:<BR>Arrive at Zurich airport (plenty of carriers) and continue by train to Locarno or hire a car and drive (195km) to Minusio.<BR>Arrive at Lugano airport (Swiss Air) and drive 40 minutes by car to Minusio. <BR>Arrive at Milan airport and drive 1 hour and 10 minutes before arrives in Minusio.<BR><BR>By train:<BR>Arrive from almost anywhere in Europe by train at the train station of Locarno.<BR><BR>By car distances are:<BR>from Amsterdam 950 km<BR>from Brussels 820 km<BR>from Paris 800 km<BR>from Zurich 195 km<BR>from Dusseldorf 780 km <BR>from Milan 110 km<BR><BR>In 2016 the Gotthard Base Tunnel will ensure train travel time between Zurich and Milan to be 2 hours and 40 minutes.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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