Laveno-Mombello (Lago Maggiore)- Apartment to rent
Modern upmarket one bedroom plus mezzanine (2nd bedroom), sunny living room, kitchen-dining room high ceiling apartment at the edge of the lake overlooking stunning Lago Maggiore.
Top floor apartment of 2 story building overlooking the lake with views on Italian and Swiss Alps situated close to shops and public transport - You dont need to use your car. The apartment is multi-level with high characteristic ceilings.
There is a lounge a kitchen/dinning room ) in addition there is a double bedroom ( has a full double bed - 160 cms wide and is full of built in cupboards ) next to the bathroom (Shower, bidet and toilet) and a mezzanine study area that has double bed couch.. The balcony overlooks the lake. The main lounge includes another double sleeper couch, This apartment is ideal for two couples or Parents and children who don't mind sharing a double bed.
There are many restaurants and cafes nearby. It is easy to take the Ferry over to Stresa and the Borreneo islands.
The apartment is unique because it is in a characteristic historique building that has been renovated and is at the edge of the lake in a quaint street close to the centre of Laveno and 300 metres from the Ferry harbour and 100 metres from the Yacht harbour
Where is it?
The apartment is on the lungo lago part of Laveno on the cul-de-sac going down to the yacht harbour. The apartment is 300 metres from the Ferrovia Nord Railway station and 200 metres from the shops and supermarket.
Why stay in Laveno?
Laveno is halfway on the Lombard coast of the Lake Maggiore. Not only is it a strategic place to visit the region of the lakes and the Prealps but it has two railway stations, which connects Laveno with Varese (30 min.), Milan (1h. 20 min.) and the Malpensa Airport. Its also easy to get to Geneva by taking the ferry to Intra/Verbania. Every 15 min. a ferryboat connects the lombard coast of the lake with the piedmontese coast (Verbania), the Borromean Islands, Stresa. and the Verbania station, which has express trains to Geneva. Laveno lies 20 km. from the swiss border, and Lugano station with express trains to Zurich.
The Cableway of the Lake Maggiore takes you on the top of the Sasso del Ferro mountain (1062 mt.) from where you can admire the majestic panorama of the Region of the Lakes and the Alps.
The region, rich in art and history, offers countless ways to admire the gifts of the past: the medieval castles, the villas of the XVII century, the botanic gardens, the old mountain villages entirely made of stone, the noble palaces, the romanic monasteries and the baroque Sacro Monte Sanctuaries, protected by the UNESCO.
There are numerous possibilities to bathe in clean waters and to practise sports: hang-gliding, para-gliding, cycling, mountain bike, trekking, sailing and all the water sports, tennis.