Lake Orta, Italy is said to be one of the most underrated lakes because many tourists don’t know this place exists. Located in northern Italy, Lake Orta is one of Europe’s most beautiful and romantic hidden gems. It is completed with picturesque buildings, medieval villages and high-class restaurants. If you came on a trip to Milan, then adding this beautiful lake as part of your itinerary will be ideal just because it’s an hour’s drive from Milan airport. Trekkers and hikers, look this way because Lake Orta is a place you might want to explore. You can only reach Lake Orta on foot as it is located in a protected nature reserve. Be stunned by the breath-taking places and views you will be able to experience here in Lake Orta! So if you are travelling solo or planning your honeymoon, hurry! Book your favourite accommodation of the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals!
Located in an old courthouse in Carcegna, this is a small and cosy apartment perfect for two but can be adjusted up to four. Equipped with all the basic amenities including free Wi-Fi connection, the house feels like home. This apartment comprises a flowered balcony as well. A bedroom with four beds and a bathroom is provided for guests. There is a well-equipped kitchen featuring coffee, tea, biscuits and jams for a good breakfast. Enjoy the picturesque view of the lake from this apartment and have a relaxing holiday here.
Carcegna in CorteCarcegna, Piemonte, ItalySuperhost
Top guest reviewsfantastic apartment in a beautiful historic village high above lake ortathe room is great atmosphere you can have everything you wantwe loved the apartment in a truly historic and beautiful settingthe place is very clean and was well stocked with goodies (such as cookies and wine)everything was extremely clean comfortable and invitingthe apartment was clean and very well maintainedthe room is very clean and comfortable i hope next time i stay there for a monththe apartment was really clean and well equipped and all the food we were able use was amazing
Host:the hosts were extremely accommodating and helpfulemanuela and carlo were wonderful hosts and made us feel very welcomehe was hugely hospitable and welcoming and made us feel right a homecarlo in particular treated us like family and was very generous and kindwarm friendly and welcoming hosts who went out of their way for us in many waysRead more reviewsgreat location not far from orta townbut the location is very good to experience the local italian villagecarcegna is such a lovely location and very easy and close to reach by carfood very good flat good locationi would definitely recommend this place to anyone willing to stay near lake orta
This newly built apartment is fully-equipped, large and cosy. Accommodating up to four guests, this apartment offers two bedrooms and three beds with a bathroom as well. Surrounded by a beautiful garden and overlooking the serene waters of Lake Orta, this place is for the nature lovers who want a tranquil atmosphere. The house is equipped with high tech appliances and furnished well with modern interiors and furniture. There are many places in the house where you can enjoy stunning views. Located just five minutes away from Milan Expo and a drive away from several towns, you have quite a lot of shopping and sightseeing to do if you choose this option!
Stunning view from lovely hideawayPettenasco, Novara, ItalySuperhost
Top guest reviewsthis apartment has an amazing view overlooking lake ortathe view from the apartment and the terrace is breathtaking over lake ortagreat views from the apartment and we had a wonderful stayflat is of good size and extremely well equipped especially the bathroom and cooking equipmentamazing view very quite area good restaurants near the apartmentseverything in this unit was shiny clean and of high qualityeverything is new and totally spotless the bathroom a total delightthe accommodation was spotlessly clean and styled beautifullythe apartment is very clean and has everything you needeverything in the little place is thought through clever super clean and cozy
Host:beatrice was a perfect hostbeatrice is a wonderful hostbeatrice is the perfect hostbeatrice is the perfect hostbeatrice was a great hostRead more reviewsgreat location above the fantastic lake ortathere is a nice restaurant 10 minutes walking distance5 years) who was just as delighted with the place and its surroundings as we werea wonderful stay at beatrice's place
This recently renovated apartment will take you back to the 17th century with its characteristics and furnishings. It is also infused with modern pieces of furniture giving it an elegant touch. This option is for the big groups. Up to six guests can be accommodated in this apartment, which offers you two bedrooms with two beds and two bathrooms as well. Other basic amenities are provided for guests as well. The location is pretty ideal as the nearby streets, lakeside and hills nearby are great for relaxing walks. The veranda of the apartment allows guests to enjoy the stunning timeless views of the river. This is the one for you if you are here to unwind and to have a simple vacation!
Lake Orta - The Italian hidden gemSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe renovation of the apartment is very nice and the amenities and furnishings were lovelywe would have enjoyed having two small fans for the bedrooms for the hot and calm eveningswe really fell in love with francesca’s apartmentbeautiful apartment in the centre of the quaint town of ortawell equipped and comfortable apartment with covered roof terrace with lake viewclean and bountifully equipped this apartment is a gem among airbnb properties we have seen
Host:host was helpful and accommodatingthe host was wonderful and made us feel right at homedonatella was very welcoming and helpfulthe local host giorgio is adorable and helpfulexcellent in country host giorgio and responsive host francescaRead more reviewsit is ideally located just a few steps away from the central squaregreat location that lets you enjoy the italian lifefantastic location right in the heart of ortavery well appointed and close to restaurants etcthe location and the apartment were perfect
Hosting up to six guests, this apartment is the epitome of peace and beauty. Surrounded by beautiful blooms and a huge fenced garden, the atmosphere here feels calming. Two bedrooms and three bathrooms are provided. All comforts and basic necessities are available here. The rental is quite spacious and has a cosy vibe to every corner. The location of this apartment is quite convenient since it’s only a few minutes from the Orta Lake and Maggiore lake beaches. It is also an hour plus ride away from Milan and Turin. This option seems to be a good deal as well!
Fascinating house on the Orta lakeSuperhost
Top guest reviewslarge apartment with stunning views of lake ortaa beautiful apartment with the most spectacular view and deeply quiet and peacefulthe apartment itself is beautiful light and airy with great views from the lounge balcony and gardenthe view on orta lake is simply spectacular easy to reach by car perfect to swimrooms are spacious and full of light and having three bathrooms was very helpfulvery clean and spacious apartmentit was totally clean and equipped with everything you needthe house is spacious clean and had everything we needed
Host:anna maria is such a lovely hostshe was very kind and made us feel very welcome and at easethey are very welcoming and friendlynice and new place great welcome by the ownerwe were well received by the host with lots of helpful informationRead more reviewsthe location is great - near the lake but above on the hillsideit is a beautiful house in a wonderful location up in the hills near lake ortathe house is located in a very quiet and charming area of pettenascothe village of pettenasco is very nice with a beautiful walk along the lakewe only can recommend this place
This one will make you go “wow!” Located in Pettenasco, next to Orta, this private room is said to be a ‘slice of heaven’. The apartment looks and feels luxurious with its timber furnishings and warm orange lights. The open balcony will give guests a deluxe and rejuvenating holiday atmosphere. Able to accommodate up to five guests, the house offers two bedrooms, a bathroom and a large terrace with stunning views of the Orta Lake. A breakfast buffet is also provided and will be served on the terrace during good weather days. Doesn’t that sound like the holiday vibes have kicked in? Have a classy holiday with this option!
B&B Aurora Orta seePettenasco, Piedmont, Italy
Top guest reviewswe had such a lovely stay the view from the room was stunningvery relaxing garden great breakfast and an amazing private beach at the beautiful orta lakewonderful hosts immaculate house spectaular views great breakfast excellent locationeven having breakfast in their beautiful garden was an experience we'll cherishwith the good breakfast and always introduce the good place to have dinner or lunchthe room is very clean the breakfast is goodthe apartment is very cleanthe apartment on the ground floor was just amazing - beautifully furnished clean spacious
Host:the hosts are very welcomingtina and walter were wonderful hostswalter and tina were super hostsand the hosts - so wonderfulwalter and his wife were so welcoming and friendlyRead more reviewsit is with a walking distance from great restaurantsvery charming apartment at a beautiful locationthere are a few good restaurants within walking distance and some markets a bit farther awaythere are two restaurants within walking distance from the house and they are both deliciouswe was surprised to find such a beautiful place near orta san guilio
Surrounded by extremely beautiful flowers and trees, this house is indeed a holiday home. It accommodates four guests and offers a bedroom with two beds. It is a well-equipped apartment with old-fashioned pieces of furniture around the house taking you back to the 19th century. Located over a hill, here guests will be able to enjoy the view of the lake and Mount Rosa. Other perks of the location include having access to two cafes, a good restaurant as well as two foodstuff shops. That sounds like there isn’t much to complain about!
Holiday house " gli oleandri "Superhost
Top guest reviewsthe apartment was comfortable for a family of four and the courtyard spacious and quietthere were cold drinks in the fridge snacks and fresh flowers in the apartmentwe had a lovely stay in donata's apartmentnice clean flat in beautiful old buildingthis is an absolutely fantastic apartment clean and tidythe appartment was super clean and everything you need is availablethe apartment is spacious and cool on a warm day
Host:people were friendly and helpfullvery friendly owners helped us when askedthe host was very caring and always available on phone if neededwe can highly recommend donata as a great hostdonata and her husband are the nicest host and we had a wonderful stayRead more reviewsthe location of the appartment is great; in the heart of the beautiful and historic village of miasinoit is in a great location and close to lake ortathe appartment is on walking distance from lake orta which is awesomethe apartment is placed in the most beautiful and very authentic little village miasino near orta lakewalk on the way to the next town artemo which has free wifi
This option is a simple and classy Italian apartment. Able to host four guests, it features two bedrooms and a bathroom. The exteriors of the apartment are colourful and welcoming while the furniture and interiors in the apartment are all minimal and modern. The large apartment overlooks the breathtaking lake and you can just sit, relax and enjoy any part of the house as you read a good book. Simply take a boat to the little island of San Giulio or walk along the lake promenades: there is so much to explore around this apartment! There really is no shortage of natural beauty with this option!
Casa sul Lago d'Orta-Ca dl'ElviraSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe wifi worked great as well and lots of storage space in the bedroomit was rather hot when we were there but there was a fan which helped a lota lovely clean and warm house in pellaeverything was super clean and tidyvery clean lots of lovely towels comfy big beds great lake views and pretty patiolake an absolute joy to swim in clean as a whistle
Host:eugenia is a really lovely hostthank you for hosting ushelpful hosts who even left us some provisionsvery nice and helpful hostseuginia was a very friendly and helpful host and communication worked well both in advance and on siteRead more reviewsbeautiful place in walking distance of the lakecharacterful house very close to the beautiful lakeideal to explore the region from a quiet base campvery comfortable and close to a little beach and the restaurants of the villageas long as your group are all close and comfortable with each other you're fine
This last option is super classy and rich-looking! The furnishings and furniture are mostly simple and in white, giving the apartment a luxurious and modern feel. The apartment boasts a 180-degree view of the main attraction, the Orta Lake. Offering a bedroom with two beds and a bathroom, this charming apartment accommodates up to three guests. Not forgetting the terrace that promises you stunning views! There are plenty of sightseeing and services offered in close proximity too, making this option an extremely eligible one!
Apartment with a lake view!
Top guest reviewsa small balcony leading of from the kitchen and then roof terrace with fantastic views of the lakethe apartment itself is great with fantastic viewsfantastic location with the most amazing views and rooftop terrace to have breakfast lunch and dinner onhad a wonderful stay at philippa's apartment in the beautiful town of ortait was very clean and very comfortable bedthe apartment is clean and comfortable with everything you need
Host:philippa and max were very helpful and provided lots of good informationphlippa and max were great hostsphilippa and max were the perfect hosts there when you needed them but otherwise unobtrusivecommunication with host was quick and philippa also offered valuable additional informationthanks to philippa for arrangements and nice job hostingRead more reviewsperfect location overlooking the main square and lakeprobably best possible location in san giuliogreat location and and apartment was comfortable and well equippedbut also great to be close to bars shops& swimming placesamenities are close by- great restaurants and a store at the base of the stairs
The wooden furnishings of this apartment gives off a rustic feel. Just five minutes away from Lake Orta and the village centre, the location of this apartment is pretty convenient. A terrace, two bedrooms, a living room and an equipped kitchen are all provided here. Up to eight guests can stay here, so bring over your family and friends. Be indulged in nature and peace that this apartment will offer you being located around greenery and not too far from the timeless lake. This option is for those who want a time-travel experience!
Casa LagoPettenasco, Piemonte, Italy
Top guest reviewsthe furnishings are dated and simple but clean and comfortableeverything was clean und the flat was well equippedeverything was clean and ready for usthe flat was clean bright and as described
Host:jolanda was very nice and helpfuljolanda was helpful and they even let us borrow their old bikes to ride into townRead more reviewsgreat location and good valuenice apartment in perfect locationlocation super nice covered area good valuegreat place close to omegna yet with lots of spaceretro charm inside - even had a cassette player :)super location and massive veranda
The highlight of this apartment is the fact that it’s built on natural material. The house is extremely large and spacious to accommodate three guests. Two beds and a bathroom are provided followed by the usual basic amenities guests will need. An internal garden in the front of the house just adds up to the beauty of this apartment. It is located in a rather quiet location, complementing the calming Lake Orta. With mostly timber furnishings, the house does give off a cosy vibe despite how large it is. Give this vacation rental a try and return with no regrets!
LittleStoneHouse - a Orta-MiasinoMiasino, Piemonte, Italy
Top guest reviewsdidnt realise it was a sofa bed and space smaller than expected but our stay was goodi would definitely recommend nicolettas apartmentthe house itself was spotlessly clean with everything you needeverything is sparkling cleanthe house is very nice clean comfortable and well-equippedthe apartment is clean and well equipped we were able to make our own meals most evenings
Host:nicoletta is a very helpful hosta lovely apartment and a wonderful hostnicoletta is a nice and welcoming hostnicoletta was warm and kindperfect place and perfect hostRead more reviewsnice place for a trip near orta san giuliovery quiete and peaceful placethere is a good restaurant just a few minutes walk awaystunning surrounding countryside and lovely quiet town but near everything that we wanted to visitto eat out there is a nice restaurant 5 minutes walk away with a beautiful terrace
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