Description of the holiday rental
This gorgeous 2 bed hillside home boasts a breath taking hillside setting on Lake Lugano, as well as close proximity to Monte Bré, the authentic restaurants in Viganello and the cosmopolitan delights of Lugano (all within 7-15 minutes’ drive away!)
With its fabulous private mountain view terrace, underfloor heating and ambient fireplace, the bright and modern home also invites you to relax and socialise here, whatever the season. The full-height ceiling in the open plan Living space invites to you unwind and entertain, with a contemporary Kitchen Diner complementing the sitting area with SAT TV, DVD player and WIFI.
Above the Living space is a mezzanine floor with a Double bed. The apartment benefits from a generous Master Double bedroom with terrace access and a 2nd child-friendly bedroom with terrace access and single bed with pull-out single below. Private laundry facilities and 1.5 bathrooms (one full with a bath tub and shower cubicle) complete the internal layout of this large and inviting family retreat.
Outside the 3-storey residence offers private parking for 1 car. From its serene mountainside location, guests can enjoy climbing Monte Bré, taking a moment to savour an authentic dining moment in Viganello and exploring the year-round highlights of Lugano.
The beautiful city of Lugano offers every excuse to soak up a cosmopolitan lake getaway; with world restaurants, designer shops, cultural museums and art galleries sitting alongside sport clubs, a buzzing nightlife, nearby hiking trails and world-class attractions. These delights are complemented by breath taking Ticino walks, the nearby ski resorts and a treasure trove of family-friendly attractions that exist in the surrounding Swiss Italian lake region.
Lugano can easily be reached by train, ferry, bus, plane and car; and also offers public transport links and fast road links to neighbouring Lake Como (40 minutes’ away). Lugano Airport is located just 24 minutes’ drive away from the holiday apartment.
Open Plan Living room
• A fabulous space offering a full-height ceiling and terrace access
• Features a stylish L-shaped sofa with SAT TV, DVD player and free WIFI
• Complemented by underfloor heating and a cosy fireplace
• Stairs lead up to a Mezzanine sleeping floor for 2
Open Plan Kitchen Diner
• A stylish newly-fitted Kitchen with breakfast bar for 4 and Dining space for 8
• Equipped with all the must-have appliances including an eye-level oven, cooker hob, microwave, coffee machine, toaster, fridge freezer and a dishwasher
The spacious 2 bed retreat can easily accommodate a luxury stay for 2 couples or a flexible full-on family stay for 6. The home is pet-friendly too, so feel free to bring your four-legged friend!
• A spacious Master Bedroom with Double bed
• Features a wardrobe and terrace access
• A child-friendly bedroom offering a Single bed with pull-out single option below
• Offers a useful mirrored wardrobe and terrace access
• A Double bed features to the Mezzanine floor
• For larger groups, extra baby cots and adult single camp beds can also be hired (for an additional charge)
The contemporary family Bathroom is fitted with a full-size bath tub with a shower tap, a separate shower cubicle, wash basin, WC and bidet. A service WC also features in the property.
• Pet-friendly holiday home
• Free WIFI, a SAT TV and DVD player
• Central heating, underfloor heating and an ambient fireplace
• Private laundry and ironing facilities
• Private alfresco dining terrace
• 1 sun lounger
• 28 internal steps and 12 external steps
A sunny partially-covered balcony terrace invites you to relax with a meal and entertain in style. Grown-up guests can dine at the stylish dining table, whilst younger guests dine at their own child-friendly dining table. This alfresco dining area and the stylish sun lounger are complemented by far reaching mountain views which stretch across Lugano and the Ticino region.
A private parking space features on-site.
From the sunny hillside setting, guests are 7 minutes’ drive from the well-serviced enclave of Viganello and 15 minutes’ drive from central Lugano.
A shopper’s paradise, Lugano boasts designer shopping boulevards, antique shops, traditional markets and modern malls. Popular attractions and pastimes also include a trip to the Museo Civico di Belle Arti, the Museo Cantonale d’Arte, the Museo Cantonale di Storia Naturale, the family-friendly Lido di Lugano, the tennis club, Cattedrale di San Lorenzo and treasure trove of surrounding walks (including Monte Bré and along the ambient Olive Trail from Gandria. Lugano’s charming cafe-lined piazzas, idyllic lakeside promenade, panoramic vistas and scenic boat trips also provide an added dose of Italian-style romance too; for a truly unique and relaxed Swiss lake city stay.
Perfect for accessible year-round breaks, Lugano is very well-serviced by ferry, bus, road and train and airport links. Lugano Airport itself is just 24 minutes’ drive away, whilst Milan Malpensa is 74 minutes’ drive away.
Guests are also within easy driving distance of Lugano’s Golf club, the main tourist attractions of Ticino and the beautiful Central Lake of Lake Como (with the resort town of Menaggio just 40 minutes’ drive away).
Additional costs, to be ordered and paid in advance:
Cot - 20 CHF
Pet - 35 CHF
High chair - 15 CHF
Push chair - 25 CHF
Camp bed - 85 CHF
Internet access - 35 CHF
Damage Waiver - This damage coverage will provide you a peace of mind during your stay and allows a limited damage coverage in the event of involuntary damage to the property or its contents. The amount of damage insurance is based on the price of the selected accommodation, regardless of any discounts and is subject to our terms and conditions. This amount does not include cleaning fees or other incidental charges.
- Cable TV / Sat. TV
- Parking space
- Washing machine