About this listing
On the shores of Lake Como, in Colico, in a 5000 square meter park you can stay with your family and your animals in peace. We are 10min. walk from the center, 15min. from the beaches.
Ideal for trekking, kite surfing, sailing, biking.
The house of 120 square meters is on two levels, one ground floor and one on the first floor.
On the ground floor is the entrance, the living room with sofa bed, dining table, equipped kitchen (dishwasher, oven, refrigerator, four-burner gas, coffee machine), one double bedroom and one twin bedroom, bathroom with shower, washbasin, bidet and toilet, veranda with table and chairs.
The first floor has sloping ceilings with exposed roof, there are two bedrooms (one double and one twin) a bathroom with shower, sink, bidet, toilet, a living-room / relaxation, a balcony. The two levels are connected by an internal staircase which is located in the ground floor double bedroom, but you can also use an external staircase, covered, directly from the garden. heating, satellite TV, washing machine. Free wifi.
on Lake Como, the most picturesque and the most romantic and particularly of the great Italian lakes.
We await you in our vacation homes "Oasis Boscone" in Colico, in the province of Lecco.
At one time, a land of conquest and frontier between the Spanish crown and the Duchy of Milan, now Colico is a charming Lakeside resort town of 7500 inhabitants to 250 mlm, which has its roots in the foothills of Mount Legnone (2610 mt). Colico has the largest and equipped beaches of Lake Como; the vast territory develops in a series of unique landscapes, the hills characteristics (Montecchi with two military forts, one in 1600 and one beginning '900) surrounded by high mountains that mark the border here in the Alpine region, creating a particularly warm and windy microclimate in summer and mitigated during the winter season.
Just 1 km from the center and 1.5 km from the beach, in a park of 5000 sqm garden with trees, facing a large tree-lined oasis of communal property, among the oleanders, hydrangeas and multicolored hawthorns are our vacation houses and the house of the owner. The terracotta-tiled floors, the special curtains and the combination of antique and modern furniture, giving a lively and fresh touch to the elegantly furnished apartments. Each apartment also has garden furniture. The convivial large table in the barbecue area and playground for children (swing), amongst the pine trees, is the ideal place to enjoy breakfast or lunch with your family or make friends with other guests.
If you plan to relax in complete peace of mind you're in the ideal place but at the same time, if you wish you can enjoy all the opportunities that Lake Como has to offer.
With pleasure we welcome also your pets.
Parking is free, safe and fenced with automatic gate.
Interaction with guests
We live in the same park that surrounds the hotel and we are generally available for any needs or unforeseen events.
We speak English, German, French.
Colico is a town of about 8,000 inhabitants, very touristy and special. It is' undoubtedly one of the towns of Lake Como with the most beautiful beaches, easily connected to the Milan metro railway and expressway. It is a country surrounded by very beautiful mountains but with a mild climate due to the lake. There are all major services, shopping centers, restaurants and pizzerias of all kinds, sports equipment. Ideal for lovers of sailing, kite surfing but also for those who want to enjoy the beaches in tranquility. There are many opportunities for hiking and walking in the bike.
Starting from our hotel you can reach in 1 km the center of Colico, pause and contemplate the lake Como from the largest square of the lake, stroll along the paths accompanied the roar of the waves, reach the pier and enjoy a hydrofoil, for a tourist trip on the lake. A 1.5 km from the accommodation you will find a beautiful beach of sand and grass, equipped with bar and restaurant service. It is practiced Kite-surfing, sailing and other sports lake resorts. Nearby are tennis courts, soccer field, and a little further handling. The golf course (Caiolo) is at 35km. If you want to forget your car and relax completely, you can use the train to Milan (90 km), Sondrio (40 km), Chiavenna (30 km). A 35 km in the resort of Caiolo (SO), the golf course and the aviation area.
Located at the confluence of three provinces, Como, Lecco and Sondrio Colico well as being renowned thanks to the waters of the lake and the mountains surrounding it, offers a diverse and utterly unique tourist offer. The beaches are the most spacious and equipped of the lake and offer the possibility of spending a relaxing sunny days interspersed with pleasant dive in the clear waters. And 'possible to practice different sports lake resorts such as sailing, vindsurf, kite-surfing. If you love hiking, you can choose among countless options ranging from easy walk along the banks of the lake until you venture further into the nature reserve of Pian di Spagna, or you can tackle the challenging but not dangerous ascended to the mountains that will offer you a unique environment. By bike you can walk the paths along the banks of the lake and the Adda up to go up the river in a context of great landscape value surrounded by the mountains of Valtellina. We recommend you to visit the 1600 Spanish Fort Fuentes Fort Montecchio Nord and the military, still equipped today of his four guns fully functional and intact in the architectural structure. The Military Fort Montecchio Nord 's the only testimony of military architecture of the early' 900, is a military jewel among the best preserved in Europe. Also in Colico you can visit the old Spanish core of the towers of Fontanedo, then it restored over the centuries. A must visit is the Abbey of Piona with its wonderful medieval cloister and the lovely garden located on the promontory of a hill surrounded on three sides by the lake.
From Colico, heading south you will find yourself in front of the enchanting scenery of Lake Como.
Towards Lecco, Bellano encounter with the Ravine, a real canyon carved in the rock. Below Varenna, picturesque and famous center known for its beautiful villas like Villa Monastero and the walk along the lake. Finally, if you do catch the noise as ancient as the new ferry, will, embark with your car and get to the heart of the lake, the promontory of Bellagio, a town well known and appreciated by tourism around the world: a place where water, sky and the mountains seem to be one. From there you can always go by ferry to the other side, in the locality of Menaggio, and going by car you can head south to Cernobbio, Como, Porlezza and nearby Lugano (CH), or to the north, along the ancient road Queen (made by Queen Teodolinda of the Lombards), going through Tremezzo, Lenno, Laglio, Dongo, Gravedona Sorico, until you pass the Step bridge. Do not miss the visits to Palazzo Gallio (Gravedona) Villa Carlotta (Tremezzo), The Plinian (Torno), Villa Balbianello (Lenno), Villa Erba (Cernobbio), Villa Beccaria (Sala Comacina) Villa Olmo and Villa Serbelloni (Como ). Lake Como deserves to be known and even lived through fast and characteristic hydrofoils that ply from north to south allowing you to enjoy extraordinary landscapes.
From Colico, going northwards Valchiavenna and val bregaglia, you will have the opportunity during the summer months to travel the vast network of trails dedicated to hiking and mountain biking, reaching the pinnacle of difficulty in hiking to Pizzo Stella and Pizzo Shovel. Is definitely worth visiting the nearby Engadine valley in Grisons fees of the Swiss Confederation: here, in the wide plateau of the valley you will enjoy a unique setting nestled between the peaks of the Alps, the succession of large pastures and ponds. In the winter months you can easily reach the most famous ski resorts such as Madesimo (45km) and St. Moritz (75km).
During the visit of Valchiavenna deserves attention the city of Chiavenna, (30km from Colico) which bears the coat of arms two crossed keys, the symbol of the doors in the last centuries defended the government of the Three Leagues Grigionese the expansive ambitions of Como and Milan. Do not miss a visit to the Stua Palazzo Pestalozzi, the Old Town, the small Crollalanza Square, the botanical garden of Chiavenna with its fortress of Paradise and finally Vertemate Franchi Palace in Piuro.
If you love the mountains and alpine landscapes you should visit the Valtellina, the longest Italian alpine valley that from Colico spread eastward for 100 km to the apex represented the ancient "contado di Bormio". Today Bormio is a ski resort known worldwide and spa center of excellence. Thanks to the beauty of its old town and the surrounding area offers opportunities for pleasant excursions in both summer and winter. Just beyond the free zone of Livigno, unique in the Alpine country for the beauty of the land nestled in a valley at 1800m sea: Livigno is the queen of winter sports, the mountain bike (hundreds of kilometers of trails in the mountains) and shopping for duty-free products. Going down the valley, skirting the mountain, and starting from Tirano to Sondrio in locations Sassella and down, up to Berbenno Valtellina, we can admire the terraced vineyards, a UNESCO World Heritage candidate, for their authenticity, care, conservation and particularities. Just to Tirano, where his arrival-departure station, do not miss a visit to the RhB Albula-Bernina railway technology jewel built between 1903 and 1910. This beautiful line of mountain steam trains, built of local stone, which today constitute the heart of the UNESCO world heritage of the Alps, they are clear evidence of how technology can be designed with awareness of the landscape.
We kindly request:
- Vary according to the particulars in the house garbage
- Park correttemente respect for all guests
- Close the windows, especially those in the roof in case of rain
It is strictly forbidden:
- Smoke inside the house
-gettare cigarette butts in the garden or in the common outdoor spaces
- Keep compotamenti which may harm the peace and security of other guests
- Soiling the walls with markers or similar
- Let your pets sleep in the beds