Casa Colonia

Region: Italian Lakes /  Northern Italy  / Italy Sleeps: 14

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Modern, cool, recently refurbished

Property Amenities

Wedding Chateaux & Villas
Internet access
All bedrooms en-suite
Cable TV
Working fireplace
Ideal for celebrations / Party house
Smoking allowed inside
Caretaker/owner lives on site

Babies & Toddlers

High chair(s)

Kids & Teens

Ideal for teens

Things to Do

Rural Location
Honeymoon/Romantic Retreat
Walkable Village/Town
Wine tasting
Walking/Hiking paths
Lots to see: Outstanding landscapes
Lots to do: Outdoor pursuit & activities
Lots to visit: Tourist towns & villages
The stylish, design-savvy interiors of the converted farm building meld classic with just enough contemporary Italian pizzazz - feature wallpapers, edgy colours, fine Italian linens, a hip pool for chilling out and captivating views.

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Overview of Casa Colonia

What Oliver loves…

  • Fabulous views!
  • The local towns & villages are utterly charming.
  • Take a boat trip to visit the monastery on the island.
  • Have bread and croissants delivered to you daily.

What you should know…

  • End of stay cleaning is €350.
  • Heating (if required) is charged to expenditure.

Casa Colonia is a charming 18th century villa in a superb location with breathtaking views of Lake Orta, a small, romantic lake in the northern part of Italy.

The villa is structured on three floors with completely equipped apartments that enjoy a large panoramic view of Lake Orta and the Island of San Giulio.

The residence offers three two-room apartments, a one-room apartment and a separate cottage. It can hold a total of 14 guests. 

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Interior & Grounds

Beds & Baths
Sleeps up to 12 adults + 2 Kids (7 bedrooms & 5 baths + 2 W.C)
Two one-room suites, one two-room suite, one studio and a separate cottage
Each of them has a fully equipped kitchenette, comfortable sitting room
Satellite TV, Air conditioning or fans and heating throughout 

Living Space
Fully equipped kitchen (oven, refrigerator, microwave and dishwasher) with dining area
Spacious lounge with sofas and armchairs, a music system, satellite TV with home theatre
Computer area with Internet access (cable/WiFi) and printer
Private wine cellar

Apartment 1
- 4 person
- 2 floors
- Beautiful garden and panoramic views of the lake and the Isle San Giulio
- Lliving room
- Double room with lake view
- Twin room
- WC
- Small laundry room
- Bathroom with shower
- Dining-room/kitchen
- Private garden with BBQ
- Deckchairs and beach umbrellas.

Apartment 2
- 2 person
- Ground floor
- Terrace with wonderful panoramic views of the lake and the Isle San Giulio
- Living/dining room with original mosaic floor and hand painted ceiling
- Kitchen
- Double room
- Bathroom with shower
- Terrace with table, deckchairs and beach umbrellas

Apartment 3
- 4 person
- First floor
- Balcony with fantastic views of the lake and the Isle San Giulio
- Lliving/dining room
- Kitchen
- Double room
- Twin room with bunk bed
- Bathroom with shower
- Loggia with table and chairs

Apartment 4
- 4 person
- First floor
- Balcony with fantastic views of the lake and the Isle San Giulio
- Entrance from the loggia in the living/dining room
- Kitchen
- Double bedroom
- Twin room with bunk bed
- Bathroom with shower
- Loggia with arcade and granite stone columns
- Table and chairs

Apartment 5
- 2 person
- Attic room
- Balcony with superb view of the lake and the Isle San Giulio
- Air conditioning

Outdoor Space
Internal courtyard with fountain
- Large terrace with table and deckchairs and a splendid view over Lake Orta
- Lawn with BBQ
- Dining table and chairs with large umbrellas for outdoor meals

- Satellite TV
- Wifi access
- Music system
- Heating
- Wine cellar
- Large garden
- Parking

Extra services can be arranged and will be paid by separate payment on arrival
- Car hire delivered to the villa
- Airport Transfers
- Private Staff: By prior arrangement we can organise a wide variety of staff including cooks, baby-sitting, beach arrangements
- Activities: We can organise and advise on pre booking of restaurants, wine tasting, cookery schools
- Shopping: Should you have particular requests for pre-stocking of food delivered to your villa for your arrival please let us know in advance

Map, Location & Local Information

The residence is located in Crabbia, a small and quiet village about 3.5 km from Orta San Giulio. It is the ideal base for interesting trips, outdoor pursuits and culture at any time of year.

Local Activities:

Beaches on the Lake Orta (1,5 km)
Open air swimming pool, water skiing, boat rental (1,5 km)

Motarrone (17 km)
Ossola Valleys (50 km)
Monte Rosa  (65. km)

Ossola Valleys, Monte Rosa (65 km), Toce Waterfalls (84 km), Natural Parks of Veglia, Devero and Val Grande (47 km)

Mountain Biking:
Mottarone, Ossola Valleys

Ponte Bria (8 km) and Nonio (12 km)

Miasino (6 km) and Invorio (12 km)

Fondotoce (17 km)

Pettenasco (1,5 km)

Extra facilities:
- Restaurant: 50 m
- Pizzeria: 200  m
- Grocer, pharmacy: 1.5 km
- Automatic bank counter: 1.5 km
- Newspapers, post : 1.5 km
- Supermarkets: 6 km
- Hospital: 6 km

Local Amenities
Nearest Airport Milano Malpensa

(46-50 km)

Nearest Village Orta San Giulio

(3 km)

Catering & Services

At Oliver’s Travels we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests.  If there is anything you would like to arrange for your stay, please contact the Oliver’s VIP Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can usually help you arrange things.

These services can be requested at additional cost:
- Final cleaning (obligatory): 350 euro
- Extra housekeeping services
- Heating based on consumption: 2 euro/m3
- Additional kitchen cleaning service: 50 euro
- Extra bed available: 150 euro per week
- Additional linen change (euro 20 for double bed, euro 15 for single bed)
- Domestic animals (small size preferred): 70 euro a week
- Concierge service

Terms & Conditions

Security deposit €800. This is paid prior to arrival and will be refunded in full after departure subject to damage inspection. Arrival time 4.00 p.m. and 6.30 p.m.
Departure time 8.00 a.m. and 10.00 a.m. Energy costs included? heating metered on consumption.
Linen & towels included? Included. End of stay cleaning included? €350.
Changeover day Saturday. Pets welcome? Not allowed.
Insurance It is recommended that all guests take out insurance to cover against potential cancellation and any accidental damage caused during your stay at the property.

According to a new communal rule, the tourist tax is to be paid by cash at the arrival. This additional cost is: € 0.50 per person per night for the first 7 nights, € 0.25 thereafter (guests aged under 13 are exempt).

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