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Italy's Lakes Vacation Rentals, Villas, Cottages & Homes

Fun on the elegant lake
"splendid villas, elegant gardens and romantic parks. This region provides a superb setting for an active holiday with lots of scope for cultural experiences too"

Best visited in the summer months, the Lakes of Italy are an idyllic, calming paradise filled with ways to relax and things to see. Guests of vacation rentals and homes in the Italian Lakes region should take time to explore each of the main lakes: Lake Como, Lake Garda, Lake Iseo, Lake Maggiore, and Lake Orta. Here, in an ancient Roman resort area in the outskirts of Milan, snowcapped mountains and small peaceful towns combine to provide an outstanding destination. One principal attraction is the food; the Italian cuisine in this area is prepared meticulously by families and restaurants alike to provide an unmatched dining experience. Some of the best known restaurants are Il Sole Di Ranco, La Tortuga, Locanda Dell’Isola Comacina, Ristorante Hotel Al Sorriso, and San Rocco.

Lake Como, considered by some to be the most beautiful of the Italian Lakes, is excellent for exploring by boat, which provides an excellent perspective for enjoying the beautiful combination of water, mountain, and shoreline scenery. Lake Garda has a beautiful climate, accented by a landscape dotted with olives and other trees. The Gardaland amusement park is also near Lake Garda. Lake Iseo offers guests of Italian Lakes’ vacation rentals, villas, and homes the lake island of Monte Isola, complete with the medieval church of Madonna della Ceriola. Lake Maggiore is best known for gardens and cuisine, as well as the castle of Angera and the church of Eremo di Santa Caterina. Finally, Lake Orta is home to the idyllic town of Orta San Giulio, Piazza Motta, and the Plazotto as well as excellent shops and bars.