Cascina Borchina offers four romantic and elegant accommodations, for only a few guests: a whole house (finca) on two floors, a one bedroom apartment (brine), two one-room apartments (Violetta and Falco).
The studio apartment "FALCO" is located in the Cascina Borchina, upstairs. The studio is the ideal accommodation solution for couples, friends or single travelers who want to have a wonderful view over the Lago and the mountains, as well as a warm, sunny and elegant atmosphere. It is an intimate nest furnished with stylish comfort and natural materials.
The materials have been carefully selected with great attention to detail. Among others you will find marble, travertine, granite, slate, natural stone, recycled wood, old brick. The result is a blend of contemporary splendor, anchored in elements of fascinating tradition. The large windows give you the opportunity to have a magnificent view over the lake and to be hugged by the sunshine. You have sun from morning to night.
The room is equipped with a wardrobe, a kitchen, a bathroom with stone shower, a living and dining area with a double bed and a wooden table with chairs that invite you to read or enjoy the view. They have a rooftop terrace with a marble table and chairs with cushions. Cascina Borchina has a garden with lawn and a park. You have two beach chairs with cushions. Although we are in the middle of a forest, Cascina Borchina is surrounded by ancient rocks and stone walls, which was used throughout history for the cultivation of fruit plants and wine. Today we have lemon trees, rosemary, sage, lavender, thyme, mint, cactus, wild cherry, chestnut, oak and hazelnut.
• Studio apartment of about 38 m² with double bed
• Bathroom with stone shower, made entirely of travertino, granite and recycled wood
• A wardrobe of recycled wood (former wooden boat)
• Fully equipped kitchen
• Roof terrace with garden furniture
• Independent access
• 100% cotton sheets and towels
• Garden, park and forest
• Free and private parking
• Tourist information and maps
OUR PERSONAL COUNCIL
• For couples looking for comfort, space and tranquility
• For those who want to enjoy spectacular lake and mountain views - from the balcony but also directly from the bed!
• For those who want to get in touch with nature, enjoy the tranquility and value the rustic and traditional construction
• Athletes and yoga lovers, mountain bikers, hikers
Noteworthy is the fact that there are no other houses near Cascina Borchina, you can not hear and see any cars (only those of the guests).
I, Bettina, (owner, German speaking) live on the land being. For questions I am always there for you.
Finca Cascina Borchina is situated on a hill and offers breathtaking views of Lake Maggiore. It's really hard to describe in words. That's why we've taken a lot of pictures (all from our estate, not from viewpoints), so you can get a good idea of our views and land.
Cascina Borchina is literally surrounded by nature and forest trails, although we are within easy driving distance.
Activities and attractions
Cascina Borchina can be reached by car in about 10 minutes from Maccagno and its beaches (about 4 km from the hill). You have to climb up the hill for about five minutes, towards Campagnano. Before Campagnano turn into a forest road.
Maccagno is a famous holiday destination from spring to late autumn, due to its proximity to the border with Switzerland (about 6 km). Maccagno is a small town on Lake Maggiore, which offers a lot: free climber in every season right on the rocks on the Lago, walking and cycling (road bike and mountain bike) and the famous market on Wednesday in Luino (about 5 km away). You can visit the Museum of Contemporary Art, take long walks on the lake, go swimming, boating, pedal boating, beach volleyball or tennis, (right on the lake) or dine in good restaurants and pizzerias. The nearest restaurant is located 1.5 km from the finca. In spring, summer and autumn, Maccagno offers departures by boat to Stresa, Cannobbio, Locarno and the Borromean Islands (... and many other beautiful places).
Cascina Borchina is ideal for long walks, hikes and free climbers, but also for shopping and sightseeing in the cities. By car Lugano (Switzerland) is only 35 minutes away; to Locarno (Switzerland) it is 30 minutes, Milan in about 1:20 in the car or train; Lake Como, about 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Near Lugano (Mendrisio) there is also an outlet with over 80 stores open all year round.
Maccagno has a post office, a pharmacy, a bakery, a pastry shop, a bank, a newsagent and a supermarket, a laundry and a car-sharing service, several restaurants and bars.
A wonderful place for a (ent) exciting holiday!
Rentalia Reference num: 744445
Non smokers preferred
Pets not allowed
Outside the village
The exact position of this accommodation is not shown at the request of the owner.
3 km to the city center, 70 km to the airport, 2 km to supermarket, 3 km to a river or lake, 3 km to the train station, 800 m to the bus station, 8 km to the hospital, 10 m to a hiking route
5 km from a ski resort, 24 km from a golf resort, 3 km from a sports harbour
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Bettina speaks English, German, Italian .
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