Be captivated by the tranquil ambience of a Medieval village setting and the proximity by car to the buzzing resort centre of Riva del Garda!
Situated in a beautiful refurbished townhouse, this accessible WiFi-enabled ground floor apartment boasts a sedate setting in the centre of the charming Medieval village of Cologna di Tenno. Placed within a 2 minutes’ drive of restaurants and 10 minutes’ drive from the beautiful lakeside centre of Riva del Garda, the 2-bed home is well placed for those looking to enjoy a quiet, quirky holiday base close to the sights.
An original rustic exposed stone wall and whitewashed beamed ceiling complement the contemporary welcoming appeal of the Living room. Ambient and featuring a sofa, large flat screen TV and stylish dining table, the scene is set for effortless entertaining and cosy nights in.
Accompanying the inviting open plan Living and dining space is a sociable modern Kitchen. Well-equipped for preparing simple meals, it features a gas cooker hob, a microwave, toaster, electric kettle, Mokka coffee maker, a dishwasher and fridge freezer.
Two-three couples or even a flexible group of up to 6 are made to feel at home; with two lovely spacious bedrooms each with a romantic beamed ceiling to enjoy. The Master bedroom offers a Double bed whilst the 2nd is equipped with Twin Joinable beds and a large fitted wardrobe. A Double sofa bed in the Living room provides the flexibility to accommodate a 5th and 6th guest.
Two shower rooms (both with WC) are provided alongside the 2 bedrooms. Private laundry facilities are on hand and the retreat also benefits from additional storage in a nearby cellar (perfect for storing bikes or outdoor sport equipment).
The beautiful apartment features to the ground floor of a 2-storey historical townhouse. Public parking is nearby (200 metres away). The Medieval village of Cologna di Tenno offers proximity to authentic local restaurants, a supermarket, the spectacular Varone Waterfalls of Parco Grotta Cascate Varone and the Riva del Garda event and exhibition centre (all within 2-5 minutes’ drive away).
• Quiet medieval village location, close to Parco Grotta Cascate Varone
• Gorgeous modernised character apartment
• Sleeps 4-6
• Offers free WiFi + flat screen TV
• Public parking
• Car necessary
• 5-min drive from the Riva del Garda Fiere conference centre & 10-min drive from lakeside
Bedroom 1: A romantic Double bedroom with exposed stone wall, beamed ceiling & bedside lamps
Bedroom 2: A flexible room with Twin Joinable beds, romantic beamed ceiling & large fitted wardrobe
Extra: A Double sofa bed for 2 also features in the Living room.
Bathroom 1: A modern fitted suite with shower cubicle, a wash basin, WC & bidet
Bathroom 2: A modern fitted suite with shower cubicle, a wash basin & WC
• 1 external step
• Central heating
• Washing machine
• Clothes horse
• Ironing facilities
• Pets allowed
• Cellar storage for guests’ bikes and any water sport equipment
Located along ‘Via dei Capitelli’ in Cologna di Tenno, the holiday home is a short 2-3 minutes’ drive from a local gelateria, a selection of authentic eateries and the spectacular Varone Waterfalls of ‘Parco Grotta Cascata Varone’. The popular ‘Riva del Garda Fiere congressi’ exhibition & trade centre is 5 minutes’ drive away.
Within a 10 minutes’ drive away, the beautiful lakeside and year-round visitor highlights of the centre, including the ‘Reptiland’ Natural Science Gallery can be reached.
For those looking to get out and explore, the local MAG Museo Alto Garda, Porta San Michele, Porta San Marco, medieval lake view belfry of ‘Torre Apponale’ and the baroque frescoes in the ancient church of ‘Santa Maria Inviolata’ provide some great opportunities for sightseeing.
For summertime stays, the local resort beaches and lido spots of Spiaggia Sabbioni, Pini Beach and Lido of Riva del Garda are 11-15 minutes’ drive away.
Sport enthusiasts are also spoilt for choice, with Riva del Garda a popular destination for windsurfing, thanks to the strong winds. The nearby Monte Baldo along the north eastern shore of Lake Garda and the nature park of Parco dell’Alto Garda Bresciano also provide plenty of opportunities for hiking, nature treks, biking, paragliding and climbing.
For those flying in, Verona Villafranca Airport is 68 minutes’ drive away.