An historic villa with picture-perfect views of Lake Como
Villa Aura del Lago is an historic 18th century villa, which stands majestically on Lake Como’s beautiful shores. Surrounded by a stunning botanical park, comprising centuries-old trees, this luxury villa and its postcard views are the perfect backdrop for unforgettable romantic weddings, or other events, be they private or corporate.
Thanks to its location in the heart of Lake Como, elegant Villa Aura del Lago is the ideal starting base for guests wishing to explore the nearby towns and cities of Como, Milan, Lecco and Bergamo, as well as the beautiful Swiss lakeside town of Lugano.
Grandeur is the word that best describes this property; from its elegant gardens, to its stylish interiors, Villa Aura del Lago is truly a remarkable place. Guests will feel privileged holidaying at this property, which has been lovingly looked after by the same Guido family over four generations.
Among the outdoor facilities present at the luxurious and private Villa Aura del Lago, the most notable are: a swimming pool that can be heated upon request, an outdoor space specifically designated for leisurely pastimes, including reading, drawing, playing cards or simply for relaxing, and a gazebo that can host aperitifs or for serving cakes. There is also a garden with an ancient variety of roses and a 40-metre long footpath that can be used for the bride and groom’s grand entrance. Other outdoor facilities include a private dock and private parking. What makes this property suitable for weddings and other types of events are its approximately 50 square metres of lakefront area suitable for symbolic ceremonies, and the 30-metre long waterfront terrace with a 21 x 4-metre covered area.
The interiors of Villa Aura del Lago boast numerous elegant details, which exude an aristocratic feel, from the majestic marble fireplace to the frescoed ceilings and the chandeliers. Moreover, the furnishings at Villa Aura del Lago are a stylish fusion of family heirlooms and the finest antiques, all carefully restored to ensure that guests enjoy a comfortable stay.
The villa features on the ground floor a grand entrance hall, which along with the living room and dining area, converts into 200 square metres of party hall. During events, this can accommodate more than 100 seated guests. There is also a kitchen, laundry, and half baths suitable especially during events.
On the first floor there are seven bedrooms, each with a private bathroom. The second-floor features one luxury suite with a living room, a large bedroom, and imperial bathroom. On this floor, there is also a gym, sauna, and games room.
This villa and its striking views offer its guests the perfect venue to relax, entertain on a grand scale, and enjoy Lake Como's famous mild climate.
FIRST FLOORBedroom 1 - Double bedroom with private bathroomBedroom 2 - Double bedroom with private bathroomBedroom 3 - Double bedroom with private bathroomBedroom 4 - Double bedroom with private bathroomBedroom 5 - Twin bedroom with private bathroomBedroom 6 - Twin bedroom with private bathroomBedroom 7 - Twin bedroom with private bathroom
SECOND FLOORMaster Suite - Double bedroom with living room and private bathroom
Villa Aura del Lago is located on the shores of Italy’s Lake Como.
Lake Como has been a popular retreat for aristocrats and wealthy people since Roman times, and it is a very popular tourist attraction with many artistic and cultural gems. It has many villas and palaces to explore, including Villa Olmo, Villa Serbelloni and Villa Carlotta.
Many celebrities have or have had homes on the shores of Lake Como, and it is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful lakes in Italy.
Distances (approx.):Lake Como – 0 mLimonta town – 3 minutes’ walkChurch – 5 minutes’ driveBellagio town – 10 minutes’ driveTrain station – 30 minutes’ driveMenaggio Golf Club – 35 minutes’ driveBobbio ski slope – 60 minutes’ driveMalpensa Airport – 90 minutes’ drive
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