Living room with entrance to the terrace and garden
Open plan living room
Sleeping sofa in living room
Dining area
Dining area
Fully fitted kitchen - with a dishwasher
Bathroom and bedroom
Double bed
Bathroom with a shower

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28 night min. stay

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At a Glance

ID 1808
Tariff band CHF1008 - CHF1008 p/wk
Property Type Apartment
Bedrooms 1
Guests 2
Double Beds 1
Single Sofa Bed 1
Sqm. 70 sqm
Bathrooms 1
No. Showers 1
No. Toilets 1
Min # of Nights 28
Waters Edge 3 km
Smoking Not Permitted
Small yet perfectly formed, this contemporary couple-friendly apartment offers a chic base amongst the authentic surroundings of Collina d’Oro.

With the delights of Ticino on the doorstep and the city highlights of central Lugano just 8 minutes’ drive away, the apartment serves as the perfect base for dipping in and out of beautiful Lake Lugano!

The modern ground floor apartment benefits from a garden with alfresco dining terrace, and inside offers everything you need to kick back and relax.

A bright and welcoming open plan space invites you to cook and dine within the chic integrated Kitchen Diner, whilst the contemporary living area with smart tanned leather sofa suite lets you relax and socialise. The apartment is fully-equipped for 21st century home comfort too; with toasty underfloor heating, a wall-mounted flat screen SAT TV, a DVD player, music stereo and iPod docking station to hand.

French doors lead out to the sunny dining area, whilst inside the open plan flow continues to the generous space of the Master Bedroom. Furnished with a chic modern Double bed and a fitted wardrobe, the serene interior style and welcoming proportions of the room invite guests to enjoy a tempting holiday slumber. The effortless layout of the holiday apartment is also complemented by a contemporary fitted Shower room, alongside all the must-have features; including central heating, a washer dryer, ironing facilities and a hairdryer.

The 3-storey residence is situated close by to public parking and is within easy walking distance from a bus stop and a selection of local cafes, eateries and restaurants.

From the timeless appeal of Collina d’Oro, the holiday apartment is just 8 minutes’ drive away from Lugano Airport and is 11-16 minutes’ drive away from the hiking routes of Monte San Salvatore, the Lugano Golf Club and the buzzing city centre of Lugano.

Here a throng of year-round amenities and attractions await; from the beautiful Parco Civico, the family-friendly Lido, moderns Casinos and Tennis Club, to its picturesque lake promenade, designer shops, art galleries, museums, concert venues and world food restaurants.

The perfect base from which to sightsee, the apartment also offers close proximity to Morcote, Monte Bre, the Ancient Olive Trail, the botanical gardens of Villa Heleneum, the Museo delle Culture and the F.A.I run Villa Fogazzaro (all within a 21-35 minutes’ drive away).

Also well placed for reaching the nearby ski resorts, Monte Tamaro Adventure Park and Lake Como attractions, this contemporary holiday apartment lets you easily take on the best that Ticino and the Swiss Italian Lake region has to offer!
Lugano city is easily reachable by train, ferry, bus, plane and car; with a mainline train station in the centre, and frequent public transport links and fast road links to and from Collina d’Oro.


Living area
• Features a stylish open plan reception with terrace access, perfect for year-round enjoyment!
• Furnished with a smart tan leather sofa suite, a glass topped coffee table and a chic Kitchen Diner for 2
• Features a wall-mounted SAT TV, DVD player, a music stereo and an iPod docking station
• Benefits from cosy underfloor heating and cool modern interior touches

Eating In

Kitchen Diner
• A sleek modern fully-integrated Kitchen
• Equipped with an induction hob, oven, microwave, electric kettle, coffee machine, toaster, fridge freezer, dishwasher and useful wine rack
• Accompanied by a chic dining area for 2 and an alfresco dining terrace
• Complemented by the close proximity to local eateries found in Collina d’Oro, as well as the world food restaurants of Lugano


The stylish apartment makes the perfect retreat for a couple, as well as a small group of 3.
Master Bedroom
• The bright and spacious bedroom oozes serenity and style
• Furnished with a contemporary Double bed, bedside tables, a chest of drawers and a fitted wardrobe

• For larger groups, extra baby cots and adult single camp beds can also be hired (for an additional charge)


Bathroom 1
• A contemporary Bathroom suite fitted with a shower cubicle, wash basin, WC and bidet


As well as toasty underfloor heating and central heating, the apartment also benefits from a washer dryer, hairdryer and ironing facilities. For an extra charge, a WIFI-device can also be provided. The apartment is situated to the ground floor of a modern 3-storey residence.


The apartment benefits from access to an alfresco dining area and garden.


Public parking is situated close-by the residence.


From the contemporary apartment residence, a host of eateries and a bus stop are within easy reach. Local Italian, Mediterranean and Seafood restaurants are also hand to whet the taste buds, whilst the nearby centre of Lugano offers fine dining venues, stylish bars and a whole host of supermarkets, weekly food markets and delicatessens to keep those Kitchen cupboards full.

Within easy driving distance of the apartment, guests will find the San Salvatore beauty spot, Lugano Golf Club and the Lido di Lugano 11-16 minutes’ drive away. The city centre of Lugano also offers its own plethora of year-round amusements; with casinos, museums, tennis club, art galleries, designer shops and its picturesque lakeside park and promenade to soak up.

Those in search of a sightseeing trip are also not far from the botanical gardens of Villa Heleneum, the Museo delle Culture and the timeless Villa Fogazzaro attraction.

Active guests can also take on hiking, water sports, mountain biking, paragliding, sailing, volleyball, horse riding, Nordic & Alpine skiing and more. The surrounding Ticino region also boasts the Mount Tamaro Adventure Park, the scenic Centovalli Railway ride from Locarno and the capital of Ticino Bellinzona (which offers a fascinating culture; with 3 ancient castles to visit and a wide range of cosmopolitan delights to enjoy).


  • Smoking Not Permitted
  • Apartment
  • Child Friendly
  • Coffee Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Electric Kettle
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Full Kitchen
  • Garden
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Music Stereo
  • Outside Dining Area
  • Oven
  • Private Parking Space
  • Quiet
  • Satellite TV
  • Suitable for Elderly
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Under Floor Heating
  • Very Quiet Location
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wifi Available

Activities & Attractions

  • Bicycling
  • Bike Rentals
  • Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Funicular Railway
  • Golf
  • Hiking/Trails
  • Horseback Riding
  • Park
  • Public Transportation
  • Rowing Boats
  • Skiing - Snow
  • Skiing - Water
  • Wind Surfing

Seasonal Weekly Tariffs

# Min stay Start date End date Price
28 nights 01 Jun 2020 07 Jan 2022 CHF1008
Additional Service Charge: CHF135 (7 days & less) & CHF175 (7 days plus)

Service Charge

Our one & two weekly service charges are inclusive of final cleaning, bed linen, towels, heating, utilities & air-conditioning (if installed in the holiday property). Tea towels & beach towels are not supplied. If your booking is for more than one week, clean linen & towels will be provided on a weekly basis.

Short Breaks

2 night break - 50% off weekly tariff / 3 night break - 40% off weekly tariff / 4 night break - 30% off weekly tariff / 5 night break - 20% off weekly tariff / 6 night break - 10% off weekly tariff.

Additional Facilities

We offer a range of extra facilities, which are available for hire through our office 'Happy Holiday Homes' in Menaggio: Cot Hire - EU 20 per week, High Chair - EU 15 per week, Push Chair - EU 25 per week, Camp Bed – EU 85 per week, Wi-Fi or USB Internet Stick - EU 35 per week (includes EU 10 consumable credit). Please note that signal and connectivity is not guaranteed and may depend on the strength of the signal in your rental property.

Making a Booking

To make a confirmed booking, you will be asked to fill in our online booking form and pay a 30% deposit by wire transfer or credit card. The remaining holiday balance will then be due 6 weeks before arrival.

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