Stresa has come a long way since it served as an exclusive vacation destination for aristocrats. While it continues to offer beautiful lake and mountain views, this town in northern Italy now welcome all tourists. Guests can take the Mottarone Cable Car to have a scenic view of Lake Maggiore and the surrounding areas. Besides this, visitors can also explore the Borromeo Islands, the three isles that continue to be owned by the Borromeo family.
They may also wish to visit Rocca di Angera, otherwise known as Borromeo Castle, which is located on the southern side of the lake. The Swiss Alps can also be accessed by train from Stresa. Beautiful manmade and natural attractions await visitors, so be sure to take a peek at these Airbnb vacation rentals so you can experience firsthand the beauty of this small Italian town.
Located in the center of Baveno, just a few meters away from Lake Maggiore, this two-bedroom apartment comes fully furnished for guests’ convenience. It even comes with unlimited WiFi, making this a perfect choice for those who need to stay connected, even while on holiday. Able to accommodate up to four people, the property is located in a pedestrian zone, ensuring peace and quiet during nighttime. Do note that you will need to climb a flight of stairs to get to this apartment.
Mum's on the lakeBaveno, Piemonte, Italy
Top guest reviewswe loved the balcony and the beds were very comfortablethe apartment is also equipped with an excellent internet connection and is close to all commoditieslocation perfectly clean nice welcoming usefully goodies very comfotable for 4 people excelent wifi and coffeewe stayed with our 2 year old boy and it was really comfortable and quietthe apartment is very comfortable and equipped with everything needed for a good stay in this beautiful regiongreat communication clean and quietvery nice and clean flateverything is clean and well-organizedgood value for money very clean good communicationloredana's apartment was very clean and cozy
Host:she was very kind and friendlythis place had great "customer service" helpful and friendly hostsexcellent friendly communications throughoutour hosts were kind and welcoming many thanksgreat hosts great placeRead more reviewsthe location was perfectperfect location in centre of citybest location for exploring lake maggioreloredana's place is in a great location in an italian lakes area townnice appartement close to the lake
This two-bedroom apartment is in a prime location, situated just a few minutes’ walk away from the train station, the cable car, and the pier to get to the Borromean islands. Restaurants and shops are also nearby. The spacious and fully-furnished property can accommodate up to six people and the host can provide a cot and a highchair for those traveling with infants.
Apartment "Isola Madre"Stresa, Piedmont, ItalySuperhost
Top guest reviewsgreat amenities included washing machine drying table and kitchen suppliesshe ran out and got us a third fan because it was very warmthe apartment fit us in almost perfect waythe apartment actually is nicer than the pictureswe had a few warm days 29 degrees so the apartment was a little warmer than expectedclean and moderneverything was spotlessly clean when we arrivedbeautiful space clean and brightit was clean and well appointedthe apartment was clean and neat
Host:she was indeed a super hostbest host so farele is a very nice hosteleanor is a very attentive and gracious hosthost is super nice and helpfulRead more reviewsthe location is excellentthe location was greatwe thought the location was fantasticher apartment located near town center and easy walk to the lakevery nice place great location
Those who will be taking public transport should seriously consider staying in this two-bedroom apartment. The bus station is just across the street, while the train station is less than 10 minutes away on foot. The apartment, which can accommodate up to three people, is also within walking distance to the lake and the center of Stresa.
Do note that the rental is located on the third floor of a building with no elevators, so getting to and from the apartment might be challenging for those who have mobility issues.
Torretta vicino lungolago e lido.Stresa, Piemonte, Italy
Top guest reviewsit was very comfortable with all needed amenitiesnice apartment with all the necessary features for a comfortable staythe apartment is big and very bright with a great viewpatricia was great and so was the apartmentthe apartment had everything i needed plus a lovely little balcony;) cleanliness was excellent and communication very goodeverything was fresh and cleanthe apartment was cleanwe loved her place that was spotlessly cleanclean place with all you need for a perfect stay
Host:she was very helpful and accommodating with any questionspatrizia is an amazing hostshe was also very responsive accommodating and welcomingshe was kind to tell us a few pointers about the townvery nice and helpful hostRead more reviewsa great apartment very close to the stationclose to main attractions in stresanice place close to centreexcellent location near restaurants and shops of stresa and only 10 minute walk to the rail stationperfect location in stresa easy walk to either ferry dock
This accommodation is a must for couples on a romantic holiday. Located on top of a hill, overlooking the lake and the surrounding area, the two rooms for rent allow guests to enjoy the beautiful view. You may also enjoy spending time relaxing in the garden or on the terraces. While you don’t have access to the kitchen, the town center of Stresa is just a five-minute drive away. There, you can choose among the restaurants for your meals. Breakfast may be requested from the host for an additional fee.
La MansardeStresa, Piemonte, ItalySuperhost
Top guest reviewsabsolutely gorgeous view from the room thank you for sharing your paradise with usthe room is perfectwe are light sleepers so closed the bedroom windows and opened the bathroom window for fresh airthe bathroom was quite charming and everything worked very wella beutiful and relaxing room exactly what we neededthe accommodation is clean tidy and well laid outthe accommodation is clean and invitingthe accommodation is extremely clean and welcomingwe felt very comfortable in this beautiful totally clean and lovely placeour stay with geraldine was outstanding the place is beautiful the room and bathroom very clean
Host:they were very helpful and kindgeraldine is an exemplary host and her home is beautifulgeraldine was the perfect hostgreat place and great tips and hostthe both hosts are super hospitable and welcoming people with providing local tips excellent serviceRead more reviewsexcellent stay close to lake maggiorethe place is in a perfect location just few minutes of walking distance from the lakegeraldine has a beautiful home and location in stresathere is secure parking and you can walk or drive down the hill into stresaslightly out of the centre but the walk down to stresa is very nice
This one-bedroom apartment allows you to enjoy silence and privacy while still remaining in relatively close proximity to the commercial establishments and attractions of Stresa. Located right in front of the Borromeo Islands, this fully-furnished property is 15 minutes away from the town center on foot. However, you need not walk that far if you just need to pick up a few items or are dining out, as there are shops and restaurants less than 200 meters (656.2 feet) away.
Parking is available on the premises, so you need not worry about finding a spot for your car.
Stresa - Apartment in residenceStresa, Piedmont, ItalySuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe balcony is perfect for morning breakfasts & evening sundownersthe bedroom is spacious the furniture is modern and the bed very comfortablethe best feature of the house is the beautiful balcony; the least comfortable are the stairs to the bedroomhas a kitchen that is perfect for making meals in and a wonderful balcony to eat onthe terrace is huge with outdoor chairs and table sun lounges and clothes drying rackthe unit was clean and had everything as advertisedeverything was tidy and cleanthe apartment was clean organized well maintainedit is clean and well equippedthe apartment is beautiful clean and well equipped
Host:renato was a great hostrenato welcoming and helpful hostwonderful property and wonderful hosthe was a very kind and gracious hostrenato is a very kind hostRead more reviewswe loved the close proximity to everything in stresathe location is great 5 min driving from stresa downtown and its beautiful lakethe location was fantastic as it was close to the ferry train and cable carwe really enjoyed our locationit is nice place near the sea
Able to accommodate up to six people, this two-bedroom apartment allows you to enjoy amazing views of Lake Maggiore from its balcony. Another part of the house where you can enjoy the great outdoors is on the sun terrace, where you can work on your tan or simply just enjoy the surroundings.
A swimming pool is also on the premises if you want to spend some time enjoying a few laps. Alternatively, the beach is just a short walk away if you want to swim somewhere that is a little more challenging. The town center and attractions of Stresa are less than 30 minutes away on foot. Free parking is available on the property itself.
Breathtaking views with swimming pool, StresaStresa, Piedmont, Italy
Top guest reviewsthe wifi was poor but not significantly upsettingthe apartment was fantastic with breathtaking panoramic views of the lake from the balconybut who needs wifi with a view like that??spacious apartment with beautiful viewthe apartment is equipped with everything necessary for recreation - beautiful furniture excellent tablewarethe b&b was clean and tidyapartment was very clean and well equippedvery spacious & cleanthe apartment was clean and cosy with adjacent parkingthe place is very clean and even better than the pictures
Host:rachel is a wonderful hostrachel was kind and available to helpthe host rachel is very friendly and reachablerachel was hands down the most welcoming host we've had on airbnbrachel was really helpful and friendlyRead more reviewsgreat apartment in a beautiful location over looking the lakebeautiful location and peaceful with spectacular scenerythere is a very nice 20 minutes walk though a wood to the center of stresavignolo park is a great place for those who appreciate the beautiful sceneryit's also centrally placed to all the attractions in the area
Able to accommodate up to five guests, this spacious apartment is just a five-minute walk away from the town center of Stresa and its multiple attractions. Those traveling by train will be pleased to know that the station is only 400 meters (1312.3 feet) away from the rental. Restaurants and shops are nearby, as well.
The property itself comes furnished with amenities that you will want during your holiday, including a fully-equipped kitchen, a washing machine, and wireless internet.
Flat Azalea StresaStresa, Piemonte, Italy
Top guest reviewsther is good wifiwe had everything we needed to make dinner and breakfast and the views are amazingwifi good which we all usedthe apartment is good size with 2 good size bedrooms opening up to the rear balconythe place was really big with a lovely balcony to enjoy the early morning sun with breakfastgood localisation clean and very nice placethe apartment is very clean and bright with good lightingsthe apartment is modern and clean and free parking is plentiful nearbyclean modern and very spacious lovely locationreally big flat clean 10 min from the center
Host:welcoming perfect and very nice people the ownerswe enjoyed our dinner at the host's restaurantamazing host that goes above and beyond :)our host maria owns a friendly restaurant in towngiovanni and his wife are very friendly hostRead more reviewsthe location is so central and so easygreat location & beautiful apartmentthe location is amazing and we were able to walk to everythinggreat location 5 minutes walk to center of town and lakefrontstresa is a beautiful place to visit
Dubbed the Casa Lavender, this rustic home dates back 300 hundred years. Once a farm building, it has since been converted into a holiday villa that can house up to four guests. Despite its rich, historical background, the property comes furnished with modern amenities, to make guests’ stay as comfortable as possible. There are even essentials, such as detergent, soap, oil, vinegar, and sugar, for your convenience. Those traveling with infants will appreciate the fact that the property has a crib and a highchair for your use.
Picturesque, Historic Villa with Island ViewsStresa, Piemonte, Italy
Top guest reviewsthe best part of the house is the balcony where we had breakfast in front of this incredible viewbest of all is the view over the lake from the living room and the master bed roomthe cozy house was manifique and the view was fantasticwe appreciated the opportunity to use their fully equipped kitchenthe apartment is basically a house with a stunning view right to the borromean islandsvery clean and well equipmentthis place is beautiful and cleanthe place was clean and well equipped and extremely quietthe appartment was clean and well organizedthe house was well kept beautiful interiors and extremely clean
Host:he was responsive to emails throughoutsimon is a fantastic hostsimon is a great hostjust a perfect hostlovely host and beautiful house - home away from homeRead more reviewsthe location just a few minutes from stresa away from the hustle and bustle was perfectgorgeous little house in an amazing location above stresasomeraro is a beautiful little village and stresa very closeyou will need a car to get there or can hire a taxi easily from stresa train stationthe house is in middle of a small village very quiet and charming above the lake
Unwind at this comfortable studio that is equipped with everything you may need for a delightful stay in Stresa. Situated adjacent to the city center, this studio offers one bed and one bathroom to accommodate no more than two people. Other facilities you can enjoy include a kitchen, a TV, and wireless internet access.
Study "Isla Pescatori"Stresa, Piedmont, ItalySuperhost
Top guest reviewsit is a great apartment with lots of useful amenities and personal touchesthe apartment is beautiful light and breezythe room is even better than what i myself had already imagined after seeing the photoswould love to come back and visit stresa again one day and would definetly use the apartment againthe apartment is very clean and well decorated with fresh coffee and tea provided in the kitchenreally clean and confortableeverything was clean and comfortableclean studio with nice kitchenthe bathroom is clean and newthe apartment was clean and tidy
Host:our host was super accommodating and quick to message usthe host is very helpful and thoughtfulthe host was extremely helpful and offer some great advice for the areaeleanora is very friendly and accommodatingeleanora was very welcoming and helpful throughout our stay - thank youRead more reviewsthe location of the apartment is absolutely idealgreat location in a nice neighborhoodbeautiful city center within walking distancein a good location with easy access to stresagreat apt with perfect location
Located about 2 kilometers (1.2 miles) away from Stresa, this one-bedroom apartment is situated in a quiet neighborhood, making it a perfect choice for those who want to enjoy the sound of silence while on holiday. Despite its small size, it comes furnished with the appliances and amenities to make guests feel right at home. It even comes with a terrace, that offers a great view of the lake.
Rates are inclusive of breakfast. Do note that there is no public transportation that can bring people to and from this home to Stresa, so this is recommended only for those who are traveling by car.
Located near practically all the tourist attractions of Stresa, this fully-furnished, one-bedroom apartment can fit a maximum of five people. Restaurants and shops are also nearby. Despite its prime location, the property is located in a quiet part of town, thereby ensuring that you can enjoy your rest while staying here.
You can spend some time relaxing in the garden if you wish to spend some time outdoors. Children, meanwhile, are free to use the toys available in the apartment. Linens and bedding are provided for your use during your stay.
Beautiful ApartmentStresa, Piedmont, Italy
Those who want to travel to a stress-free destination should head on over to Stresa. Besides the great views, visitors will enjoy imbibing in the town’s relaxed atmosphere. Choose among these Airbnb rentals if you’re looking for a place to stay for your lakeside holiday.
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