Villa le Ortensie

4.7 out of 5

13 reviews

0% recommend

4.6 location

4.8 staff/service

4.8 cleanliness

4.5 facilities


Guest from Lausanne
17th October, 2020

4.8 of 5

Room to cold

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Owner Response
Hi Dimitri, I'm sorry you found your room too cold. There are a lot of windows in the room you stayed and it has 2 external walls so if October is chilly then it does sometimes feel cooler in that room at night than the others. We would have happily turned up the radiators or provided more blankets if we'd known. I hope we can welcome you back in the summer and will put more blankets in that room for future guests. All the best, Caroline

Guest from Derby
5th October, 2020

4.5 of 5

I loved my stay at Villa Le Ortensie - beautiful views over the lake in a peaceful spot handily located between Como and Bellagio. Micky, Mose and Caroline were all fantastic hosts and went out of there way to provide me with tips and inside knowledge about the area which was so kind. Delicious home cooked food all round and plenty of it! I felt really relaxed in the Villa despite the Covid situation and the team had done a really good job of not making the experience feel sterile or impacted by overly strict restrictions.Thank you for a wonderful week in Faggeto Lario!

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Tips for other travellers
I highly recommend a hike suggested by Caroline starting by taking the funicular from Como to Bruante, then walking over Mount Bortello and back to Molina - stunning views on a clear day and a great opportunity to see the local area. I loved the sweet little town of Varenna and would say it is a must-see for visitors. Very unspoilt and charming old school style town with pretty shops, streets and cafes to explore.
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Owner Response
Hi Rosie, So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and experienced many of the outdoor opportunities available on our doorstep. The hiking and lake swimming are wonderful and I'm glad you managed to escape the UK for the holiday you really needed. Hopefully you'll be back one day; bring your dad and you can tackle some of the really big hikes round here! All the best, Micky, Mose and Caroline

Guest from Den Dolder
25th September, 2020

4.3 of 5

Staff is great, Beautiful view/location and very good breakfast. Comfortable chair in room, hairdryer, 2nd pillow would be appreciated.

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Guest from Stuttgart
24th September, 2020

5.0 of 5

Lovely place with lovely hosts :-) It was a great pleasure staying with Micky and Mosé! The villa is fantastic, also the view above the lago di como!

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