Villa Pliniana on the lake in Lake Como

Lake Como Villa Rentals

At the foot of the Alps, Lake Como has been the place to go for rest, relaxation, and beautiful scenery since Roman times - and it’s easy to see why. With picture-perfect properties hugging the edges of the softly lapping lake against a backdrop of soaring mountains, Lake Como is a perfect destination for a retreat at any time of the year. Sample the incredible cuisine, wander the various charming towns nestled along the lake’s shore, or take a day trip to some of Italy’s major metropolitan cities, with Milan only a two hour drive away.

There’s something ineffable about the sheer, astounding beauty of this Italian region. And what better way to take it all in than from your own Lake Como villa? Complete with unbeatable views of the picturesque lake and reaching mountains, you can dine alfresco as the sky fades into sunset and the vibrant colors shimmer against the lake's surface, or bask in the ambience from your private pool. And with every comfort carefully considered, you’ll have every wish and want catered for with a stay in one of these exquisite vacation homes.

Lake Como view from stone balcony, with mountains in the distance

Things to do

  • Beautiful view of Varenna
    Visit the Golden Triangle towns
    Hop on a ferry and explore the beautiful Central Lake resort towns of Menaggio, Bellagio and Varenna. Offering their own unique charm, these picturesque resort towns boast scenic lake promenades, lidos and authentic restaurants.

  • Varenna lakeside on Lake Como
    Visit Lake Como's treasure trove of villas
    Promising a day out to remember, Lake Como boasts world-class villa attractions. From Villa Melzi to Villa Monastero, Villa Carlotta to Villa del Balbianello, each promises world-class lake scenery and beautiful, showstopper gardens.

  • Sea plane tour above Lake Como
    Take a seaplane tour
    For the best way to take in Lake Como, enjoy a bird's eye view from a seaplane. The classic seaplane tours on Lake Como promise an unforgettable way to take in the majestic lake, villas and mountains.

  • A plate of aperitivos
    Celebrate Aperitivo hour
    Savor happy hour on Lake Como, with a tasty aperitivo and chilled glass of prosecco. Served up at one of the many local cafes, restaurants and fashionable lakeside lidos. Go one step further with wine tasting and sharing boards!

  • Enjoying an ice cream on Lake Como
    Tuck into an authentic gelato
    Sightseeing on Lake Como deserves a delicious treat along the way, and nothing quite beats an authentic Italian gelato. Enjoy a tempting choice of flavors at one of the many gelaterias and find a tasty way to cool down!

  • Hiking trail on Lake Como
    Take on the Lake's scenic hikes
    Explore Lake Como's top hiking trails, including Greenway del Lago, Sacro Monte di Ossuccio and Castello di Vezio. The challenging Stelvio Pass and Muro di Sormano climbs also await more experienced hikers.

  • Paradise view across Lake Lugano
    Explore Lake Lugano
    Approximately 34km away from Lake Como is the Swiss Lake Lugano. Enjoy taking in the sights of this spectacular lake. From the scenic Olive Trail to the charming village of Morcote and the buzzing international city of Lugano.

  • Couple in Milan main piazza
    Visit Milan
    Just 48km away, the fashionable Lombardy capital of Milan promises world-class city sights and amusement. From its famous Duomo, Vittorio Emanuele shopping arcade and Castello Sforzi to dining out in style, Milan is a must-see!

  • Italian Alps skiing
    Go skiing in the Italian Alps
    Out-of-season, a host of nearby Italian Alps ski resort towns await! Promising the perfect winter playground for families, beginners, intermediates and all levels, the Italian Alps offer the perfect daytime distraction from the lake.

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Travel Extras for our Lake Como villa rentals

Our luxury Lake Como villa rentals provide the perfect escapism in Italy, and with our Travel Extras you can experience the ultimate indulgence.

From airport transfers, grocery shopping and private chef hire to private seaplane tours, chartered yacht hire, baby equipment hire, speedboat rentals and more, our plethora of Lake Como Travel Extras promise a seamless villa stay experience, with a difference. Our dedicated Travel Planners are here to provide a personal touch and make your Lake Como getaway extra special in every way. From VIP guests, families and corporate travelers to golfer groups and more, our luxury concierge services invite you to make your villa stay one to remember.

Lake Como villa rentals with pools - Evania villa with infinity pool overlooking the lake

Lake Como villa rentals with pools

Imagine yourself at the edge of a pool in a grand vacation rental nestled at the foot of the Alps, overlooking the mirror-like surface of a gorgeous lake. Recline poolside with a good book and glass of wine, looking out at the sublime mountains in the north of Italy. Tempting cuisine and Renaissance architecture await you in the city of Como - that is, of course, if you can bring yourself to leave the cool, refreshing waters of your private pool.

From the water’s edge to the finely furnished bedrooms, feel wrapped in luxury in our Lake Como villa rentals with pools.

For couples, honeymooners and multigenerational groups, our Lake Como villa rentals with hot tubs invite you to soak up the spellbinding scenery of Lake Como from the luxurious warm depths of your very own tub. With many of our exclusive lake rentals equipped with both pool and hot tub, your Lake Como vacation can be truly exclusive in every way.

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Lakefront villas in Lake Como

As one of Italy's most luxurious and iconic places, Lake Como is a rather special destination for a vacation. For those looking for the ultimate Como experience, a stay in one of our lakefront villas can't be beaten.

These beautiful homes offer exquisite Italian elegance, mere steps from the serene waters of the lake. You can bask in incredible views of Lake Como and the mountains that cradle it, all while unwinding in the sophisticated luxury of a traditional Italian villa.

What's more, our lakefront Lake Como villa rentals promise the perfect way to experience the gem of the Lombary lakes best - from the lake. Many feature a private jetty, harbor or boathouse, enabling guests to easily get out on the water and explore the top attractions of Lake Como during their stay.