Argegno, Lombardia, Italy

Large historic countryhouse, completely restored nestled in the green hills overlooking the fantastic Comolake

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The REALLY good things are...
  • Offers everything you might desire for a perfect holiday: nature, culture, sports, relax, good food and wine
  • Perfectly located for daytrips to the most interesting cities in North Italy
  • Relax in the garden in complete privacy.

About our Home

Our villa was built more then 400 years ago, we restored it completely trying to preserve the most of its original charm: fireplaces, wooden floors and ceilings, towers. Five bedrooms and 5 bathrooms on three floors, a professional kitchen, 3 fireplaces, a private chapel, a panoramic studio with Internet and computer are part of the villa.
The house is surrounded by a 3 acres garden with Jacuzzi and sundeck and offers you relax and privacy. An independent stone cottage can host 2 +2 people.
Argegno is a small village on the lakeborder, the villa is situated at 5km. The bigger city Como is at 20 km, Malpensa airport at 70km.

Places of interest and things to do

  • A number of famous historical cities can be reach for day trips Milano, Bologna, Genova, Bergamo
  • Venice and Florence are easy destinations to visit in a couple of days
  • Small villages, historical villa's, hiking in the mountains, boating and swimming in the Lake


  • Garden
  • Cleaner
  • Wifi
  • Equipped for kids
  • Pets

About us

We are a mid-aged couple, Marcello is a marketing professional, university professor and excellent cook, food blogger. Monique is Belgian born, living in Italy for over 30 years, avid gardener, interested in arts and culture. We are both food and wine lovers, we search quality in life, we adore traveling and have done more than 30 exchanges all over the world. We love cats.

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