Slip into the splendid style that is synonomous with Lake Como, Villa Porto Felice occupies one of the most sought after locations on the banks of Tremezzina. Sip an aperitivo and inhale the fabulous fresh views over the shores of Bellagio and the Golfo di Venere of Lenno.
hosting up to 20 guests, in a private park with heated all season pool, gym, tennis court and staff accommodation. Built with grandeur in 1901 by an American Admiral, totally reconstructed in 2005 and sleekly refurbished in 2019. As the name suggests Villa Porto Felice is a place infused with happiness.
The interior designer's creative style, which they term 'evergreen', features American and Italian works from 1950's to 2000. Guests will be living with masterpieces from Lloyd wright, Philip Johnson and Van der Rohe. Furniture includes pieces by Cassina, Vitra and Moroso, many were made in Brianza the design district between Lake Como and Milan, which can be visited with the Design Experience. Artworks include significant sculptures by Bijan Bassirith, the most important Iranian artist and a leading light at the Venice Biennale.
The main house has 9 double bedrooms all flooded with sunlight, with two or three large windows overling the lake and gardens. Rooms are set over four floors, all accessible with a private lift. A garden cottage for two will be available from 2020. There is a guardian cottage with three double rooms, hosting the resident staff, with space for guests'staff.
Villa Porto Felice is equipped with an array of included amenities and services:
• Private indoor pool with Changing room
• Full staff Private chef, housekeeping services, gardening services
• Home-cooked and daily breakfast prepared by chef
• Welcome gifts and aperitif
• Luxury bath products
• Large terrace for all fresco dining
Amenities and services available upon request (extra charge):
• Cost of food and beverages
• Staff available on request:
• Babysitting services
• Butlers service
• Chauffeur service
Special Health and Safety Measures
Disinfectant used for cleaning
Enhanced cleaning practices
High-touch surfaces disinfected
Linens washed at high-temp
Masks and Distancing protocols during Check-in/Checkout
Min 24 hours between stays
Regional Sanitization Practices: Safe Hospitality National Protocol (Italy)
Industry Association Recommended Cleaning Practice: European Holiday Home Association
The Villa is located near Lenno, in the heart of the Tremezzina (Lake Como).
5 minutes walk to Lenno
2 km from the botanical gardens at Villa Carlotta
15 minutes walk to Villa Balbianello one of the most beautiful and important Villas on the lake, featuring concerts throughout the summer months
45 minutes to Como across the Lake
One and half hours to Milan by car
One hour to Switzerland
Two hours to the slopes of St Moritz for skiing