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The Olive House Garden And Pool

Sun filled olive garden with pool. surrounded by mountains, views of lake Garda.
1 of 13Sun filled olive garden with pool. surrounded by mountains, views of lake Garda.
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5 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Toscolano-Maderno, Province of Brescia, Lombardy

The Olive House is situated on the edge of the tranquil country village of Gaino on the first ridge of the hills surrounding Lake Garda. The property forms part of the traditional, old Italian village with stone and clay tile terraced housing forming an intriguing network of mysterious narrow alleys and piazzas.

Being on a raised, village edge position the Olive House's views are, on the one side over the clay tiled rooftops of the village to the magnificent Lake Garda below, and on the other side, looking over the olive groves of the garden to the grand backdrop of the mountains of Mt Pizocolo and Monte Castello behind.

The property consists of two, 3 story terraced apartments with semi basements. The two apartments have lockable, interleading doors and thus have the possibility for two families to share the accom...
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Listing #HL1476902
About the Owner
Sarah A
Response Rate:60%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2014
Interaction with guests
On arrival, you will be met by, the local Italian housekeeper, Marina, who will escort you to The Olive House and ensure you have everything you need to enjoy your stay. The housekeeper does not live on site, so you will have complete privacy at The Olive House but she can be contacted during your stay if required.
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Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

What can I say about this villa, absolutely stunning. What a shock as we arrived at night so could not see much but when we awoke in the morning the views were breath taking from the villa bedrooms and the mountain view at the pool...More

Thank Sian R
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Having been met by Marina we were shown around the house and then as it was late we went straight to bed. We woke up,to a glorious house with stunning views and a beautiful garden. We never used the kitchen in the main house as...More

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Reviewed September 15, 2017

What a great place! we were in 'ah' of the size of the property and the fabulous scenery! We hated to leave. The things we confirmed/did not know: 1) you need to have a car!!! Tiny car as the streets are very narrow. No taxis...More

Thank Cathy S
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Mountain Views
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Unknown type bathrooms (5)
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    5 Unknown types
    2 Kings
    6 Twins
Show Rates

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

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • All damages to be paid for: $0 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $653 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Our weekly rates are inclusive of cleaning, heating, utilities, linen.

According to Italian Law we must collect a local tax of 50c per person per night. Please bring cash to cover this when you arrive.
We are also obliged to provide details of ALL guests and ID document numbers to the local government office.
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About the neighborhood
Gaino is a small village with a bar/café/very small shop on the piazza, next to the church. There is a good restaurant in the village park/meadow ‘Ristorante Cantagai’

The best and closest supermarket is “Migross” in Toscolano. They have good fruit and vegetable sections, as well as butchery, bakery, and extensive delicatessen counters, etc.

In Gargnano there is an excellent bakery, delicatessen and butcher, hardware, formaggio, frutta, alimentare and wine shop all within close proximity of the stone harbour.

Gaino is known as a gateway into the surrounding alpine countryside and our guest welcome pack provides further recommendations and assistance.
Getting around
A car is not essential but if you wish to explore further afield around the lake it maybe desireable. There are excellent and varied alternative transport options: walking, cycling, Lake Bus, Ferries and taxis.

Our Guest Welcome pack includes further details and links.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Verona: 40.4 mi
Railway: Desenzano: 18.6 mi
Ferry: Maderno: 3.1 mi
Full details of how to reach the Olive House and comprehensive details of the local area, transport links and more will be emailed in our guest pack closer to your stay. If you need any assistance in the meantime, please do get in touch.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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