Situated on the western shore of Lake Como, close to the town of Lenno, Villa Cassinella is a secluded private estate with wonderful views of the beautiful lake. Set in extensive landscaped gardens, the estate is only accessible by boat and is made up of a main villa, a pool house with a cinema and gym and the charming Terrace House.
Covering an area of 30,000m2, the garden features tall cypress trees, large lawned areas and a choice of shaded patios and secluded, sunny sitting areas.
Spread over two floors, the main villa combines modern comforts with the finest Italian antique furniture and artwork from across Europe. A grand entrance hall with marble floors and an ornamental staircase leads into a formal living room with a marble fireplace, ample seating and glorious views of the lake. There is also an elegant dining area and a fully-equipped modern kitchen and pantry. Doors open onto a beautiful al fresco dining terrace paved with terracotta tiles. A domed roof trailing ivy provides shade and there are yet more beautiful lakeside views.
Villa La Cassinella sleeps up to 17 guests in eight exquisitely and individually decorated bedrooms, one of which has an inter-connecting single room. All rooms have ensuite bathrooms, reverse cycle air-conditioning/heating which can be individually controlled and Sky and Apple TV. Two of the bedrooms are in the Terrace House which is which is quietly situated within the gardens and has lake views, private terraces and a dining area.
Set back from the lake and surrounded by a sun deck, is the heated infinity pool which has been finished with 22-carat gold reflective tiles to add that touch of opulence. Within the adjacent pool house is the state-of-the-art cinema, fitness room equipped with Technogym and a spa style bathroom. A floodlit tennis court is just a short walk away through the well-maintained gardens.
Helicopter transfers are available to a private landing site nearby and launch transfers from Como or Cernobbio are also available. Villa La Cassinella also has its own boat available for transfers to the nearest land point.
There are plenty of activities on offer in the local area from water sports, mountain biking and hiking to canoeing, wine tasting and boat tours.