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“Beautiful Lakeview Villa”
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Minusio's microclimate has a mere 320 days of sunshine each year
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38 reviews
Minusio's microclimate has a mere 320 days of sunshine each year
The very comfortable and large lower living room, also called the music and television room
The lower living room with wonderful leather sofa, relaxing armchairs also has magnificent views
The luxury designer kitchen with microwave, oven, dishwasher and induction cooker
View over Lago Maggiore from upper living room
The large master bedroom with its Hästens 2.10 x 2.10m boxspring and mirrored wardrobes
Waking up in the airconditioned masterbedroom watching beautiful art and that amazing view outside
Bedroom with double bed on lower floor with wardrobe and garden view
Adjacent bathroom on lower floor with shower cabin, toilet and washbasin
Bedroom with 2 single beds on lower floor with view on Lago Maggiore
La dolce vita
Enjoy your breakfast, lunch or dinner in the shadow underneath the vine leaves
Total privacy on the terrace whilst overlooking the mountains reflected into the blue lake
Love-seat on the terrace with 'a view to a kill'
The lower floor terrace
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Overview
Villa -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Minusio, Lake Maggiore, Canton of Ticino, Swiss Alps

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Excellent - based on 38 reviews
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NeilWhita...
Northwich, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
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“Beautiful Lakeview Villa”
Reviewed 11 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015
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Lovely stay for four days. The villa has the most stunning views from all rooms, can't imagine better anywhere.

Everything is of the highest quality including a wonderfully comfortable bed.

Highly recommended.

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james d
1 review
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“A great experience”
Reviewed 1 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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This villa is very special. The standard of design and furnishing is well above the norm for rental accommodation. The location is remarkable providing incredible views over Lake Maggiore. On two levels, there are three bedrooms, and tho large living areas. The kitchen has every modern convenience, there is a 'smart' television and a generous supply of videos, and there is a spa bath in the upstairs en suite bathroom. The second bathroom is a shower room. There is a well-equipped utility room on the lower level.
Locarno is a short drive away, and below the villa at lakeside there are beaches for the bathing, and several excellent restaurants.
For a holiday in Ticino, nothing could be finer.

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Liked best: Location, furnishing and design
Liked least: Quite steep stairs
Travelling group: Extended Family
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Yohann O
London, United Kingdom
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“Breathtaking views, stunning location, beautiful villa”
Reviewed 9 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015
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We had an amazing stay at Villa Bella Vista. The villa is ideally located for easy access to the Lake Maggiore and Locarno. It has all the modern amenities one may need to enjoy a relaxing stay and more. From the terrace, you have stunning views from Lake Magiore and all the mountains in the background. I would definitely recommend this villa to a friend.

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sharathon
Oldham, United Kingdom
1 review
“Fantastic”
Reviewed 6 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015

this villa is fantastic! Brilliant view obviously but the decor and amenities are spot on to. We love this area of the world, there is so much to see and is no more than an hour from some of the greatest scenery in Europe from the mountain passes to many of the Italian & Swiss Lakes and what a wonderful property to come home to after a day trips. Ascona and Locarno, although completely different, are both very charming and on you doorstep. We think a car is essential but that's because we love driving in the Alps.
Sabine & Arthur were excellent hosts responding to our queries quickly and efficiently and, more importantly, with good grace! Thank you for sharing your home with us and we hope we can visit again, perhaps next year!

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Liked best: The view
Liked least: the steps
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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KatieSG
London, United Kingdom
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“Stunning”
Reviewed 12 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

A stunning view and beautiful house. The house is lovely, the decor was very stylish, it was clean and very well equiped - we had everything we needed, and the views from the balcony were absolutely stunning. The location is fantastic as well, very quiet and peaceful but with lots to see and do including day trips into Italy (I do recommend a car to get round). We had a really lovely stay thank you so much.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Driving on the Italian roads
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