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La Casa del Giardiniere

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A chalet styled private residence, situated on the edge of Stropino village, nr Stresa, Lake Maggiore.Beautiful surroundings with stunning mountain views. we have the Annex a delightful first floor private suite, with independent access via an outside breakfast balcony and sun terrace. A very comfortable double room with an additional balcony, over looking the sleepy commune of Stropino. With luxury en suite shower room.The upper floor offers a cosy rustic double room plus a family room.With luxury bathroom. Exposed beams and integral roof balcony, accessed through patio doors. Magnificent mountain views.The situated Championship Golf Club Golf des Iles Borromees is our neighbour being only 2 minutes away.All rooms have internet connection,satellite Tv, phone, coffee/tea facilities. An Airport collection service is available for a small supplement. Journey times 35 minutes.
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We had a wonderful trip in October half term with our young family and would thoroughly recommend a stay with David & Penny! Excellent Breakfasts with beautiful homemade jams and fresh breads. Lovely accommodation and excellent service. We were extremely well catered for and
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Response from David W, Owner at La Casa del Giardiniere
Responded 14 Nov 2018
Thank you for your kind words of recommendation Penny and I are delighted that you enjoyed your stay.and look forward to seeing you all again soon.May we also take this opportunity to thank you for taking the time to write your review. It is so appreciated by ourselves and serves as a useful guide to other guests. Our warmest regards, and thank you David and Penny
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If you are looking for a quiet break away from busy tourist areas, look no further than David and Penny’s beautiful house in the mountains and by the lakes. It was exactly what we needed to refresh and relax. We arrived for a short stay before travelling to other parts of Italy
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Response from David W, Owner at La Casa del Giardiniere
Responded 29 Aug 2018
What a lovely heartfelt review and so kind and thoughtful.Thank you both for sharing your generous personalities and consideration during your stay, the perfect guests. Always cheerful, enthusiastic and just full of positivity. it was a pleasure to be your hosts, I know both Buddy and Bess our adorable dogs missed you for days! We all look forward to your return.
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We had amazing time staying at La Casa del Giardiniere! It is situated in quiet, peaceful area in the hills above Stresa, just 10 minutes drive from vibrant town of Stresa, and a short drive from Lake Orta, which is one of the best lakes in this part of Italy. Penny and David
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Response from David W, Owner at La Casa del Giardiniere
Responded 12 Aug 2018
Thank you for your lovely review, there is nothing more satisfying for Penny and I, than a contented guest. We are delighted that we helped provide a much needed rest in this beautiful region of Italy. Thank you for taking the time to write, a recommendation, it is greatly appreciated, and will be a great reassurance to other interested guests.. Our warmest regards, and we hope to see you again soon. David and Penny
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A delightful place to stay. Our hosts could not do enough to make our visit enjoyable. There is an excellent restaurant just across the road . Stresa is close by with some wonderful things to do including the Maggiore Express.
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Response from David W, Owner at La Casa del Giardiniere
Responded 27 Jun 2018
Thank you for your kind review, which give Penny and I immense satisfaction. This "hidden gem" always shines through attention to detail, a high standard of hospitality and cleanliness throughout. The restaurant you refer to just across the road. Is "Al Sciuucc di Stropino a consistent place to eat, and also Trip Advisor recommended. Thank you once again for taking the time to share your thoughts. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards David and Penny Whitwam
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David and Penny are great hosts and they have a lovely place. Breakfast is superb and the rooms are spatious and comfortable. The House is in a fantastic location and has great views of the mountain. The benefit of very good local knowledge from David and Penny is invaluable and
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Response from David W, Owner at La Casa del Giardiniere
Responded 17 Jun 2018
Thank you for your kind review, Penny and I are delighted that you enjoyed your stay, and really appreciate you taking the time to write a recommendation. Best wishes to you both. Our warmest regards David and Penny
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Thank you for your query we do not have a website, as we have found the BLOG to be proactive and can portray our B&B and the surrounding area much more comprehensively. The beauty with a BLOG is that it is updated almost daily, with local news, tourist links, restaurants. There are over 5000 photo's throughout the season so you'll certainly gain am excellent overview. If you have any specific requests please just ask. I note you are enquiring from Hong Kong a special place for me as I used to be involved in textiles and fashion and visited quite frequently. What time of the year are you thinking of visiting, maybe I can offer a few suggestions for your trip. Our best wishes, always a warm welcome! David and Penny Whitwam La Casa del Giardiniere
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"A beautiful room."
"The annexe has its own door (as opposed to being part of the main house) with a brialliant bathroom and views over the hills. "
"The annexe is private and for one or two people but there are also rooms inside the house with more beds"
"There are stairs involved , if that is an issue. Speak to David"
"Comfy beds with beautifully laundered white cotton lawn sheets - a real treat."
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PRICE RANGE
US$51 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
ItalyPiedmontLake MaggioreStresa
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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