If you’re looking for an underrated city in Italy that is equally beautiful like its counterparts, then Menaggio will sweep you off of your feet with its romantic cobbled streets, hiking and biking paths, pretty promenade, and a stunning view of Lake Como. This place is quite popular for tourists because it’s a good location if you’re planning to explore other cities near the lake. There are also lots of hiking trails to the mountains if you prefer a more strenuous activity. Few of the must-visit attractions here include the Baroque-style church that is painted in pink and has beautiful artworks inside, the promenade and the town square that is full of local shops, pretty boutiques, and restaurants. In case you’re still looking for a place to stay, read on, and discover our top picks of Vrbo vacation rentals in Menaggio, Italy, and have the best holiday ahead.
With a magnificent view of the lake, this two-bedroom apartment will make sure that you have a lovely holiday ahead. It is a fully furnished house with an open-plan living area that has dining, functional kitchen, and a sitting area. Also, the two bedrooms are very spacious and can suit up to five guests. Another great feature of the house is its terrace facing the lake with an al fresco dining set-up, perfect for breakfast and nightcap. Other things to look forward to when you book this accommodation are its free Wi-Fi and accessibility to public transportation and lots of point of interests.
Very nice apartment with wondwrful lake view
Top guest reviewsThe apartment was the one on the top of the buildingAlso the bed in the front bedroom could probably use a better mattressThe property was equipped with everything we neededso we rented our own boat and ran around the lake on our ownThere is a gate at the top of the drivewayThe apartment is very clean and well appointedThe view and the balconies can't be beatThere were two others below and the owners across for oursno problem The kitchens and bathrooms were well donebut it didn't last long
Host:insisted on meeting us at the ferry dock with her car and bringing us to our hillside homeAlso the owners met us at the ferry and drove us to the apartment upon arrivalextremely helpful Apartment very practical with all amenities & utensilsThey even transported us and our luggage to and from the ferry dock which was much appreciatedOur hosts were lovely and very helpfulRead more reviewsIt's a good base from which to explore the delights of Lake Comoand we found it no problemOp loopafstand dorp diverse buitenterras 2 mooie slaapkamersIt is only a few minutes walk from the town and shore and there are great places to eat in the townit is a short walk but be aware that a small portion of the route is along a busy narrow road with no sidewalks which is a little scary after dark
If you want an accommodation that is centrally located, then you couldn’t go wrong with this loft-style house. It is in the heart of Menaggio and close to many interesting attractions and tourist spots like the promenade and the town square. It is also newly built so expect everything to be in good condition. Another good thing about this place is its two bedrooms that can suit a party of six guests. You wouldn’t need anything when you book this property for it has everything you need, including a kitchen, dining, living room, and an open-plan terrace with a view of Lake Como.
Lovely loft in the center of Menaggio
A charming, romantic stone cottage that speaks history in the outside, but a haven of modern things in the inside, this one-bedroom accommodation is perfect for couples and solo travelers on a holiday or a business trip with pleasure. The interior of the house is all-white and features unique and contemporary pieces of furniture. It also has a chic sitting area, a functional kitchen, and a dining set-up. Outside, you’ll find a terrace with alfresco dining, sun loungers, and a great view of the Lake Como. Moreover, the property is just 15 - 20 minutes away from essential establishments like restaurants, supermarket, post office, and more.
Charming independent stone cottage on Lake Como
Top guest reviewsThere is loads to do in the areabut well worth it because the view over the lake was amazing(we particularly enjoyed taking the ferry across the lake to other villages)The balcony is large and sunny plenty of room for sunbathing and outdoor meals and simply enjoying the view with a glass of wine in handThe cottage is beautifully built and has a feel of old Italian charm with a modern twistEverything we needed was there and the property was modern inside and extremely clean and tidy
Host:Deborah was really helpful and friendly as was everyone we came across in Menaggiounfit Deborah was very helpfulThe owner was very friendly and helpful and easy to contactThe directions given were clear and concisethe fact I was planning twelve days abroad made it all a bit dauntingRead more reviewsIt's in a good locationMany places to eat and drink plusThere is a local trattoria just a few minutes from the cottage - Vecchia Magnolia -We walked every day down into MenaggioMenaggio also has plenty of shops and a small but efficient supermarket
Theis Vrbo accommodation is a two-bedroom unit in the first floor of an apartment building, away from the hustle and bustle of the city, but close enough to reach the city center if you want to buy something and explore. It can accommodate up to four persons, comfortably. Another great feature of the house is the open-plan living and dining area with a functional kitchen. Also, there is a garden and parking on the property, making it more convenient for you, if you’re going by a car.
Menaggio-Vista Lario, wonderful view over the lake to Bellagio
Top guest reviewsSpacious 2 bedroom apartment with balconies to enjoy the view of the lake Very well equipped kitchen Comfortable seating in living space excellent tv reception and Creative design features in ro...Would recommend to friends Clean quiet and beautiful
Host:Great views Excellent restaurant Magnolia about 100 meters awayRead more reviewsA 15 minute walk down using pedestrian roads to centre of Menaggio
If you’re looking for accommodation for your small family, then you will love this one-bedroom apartment that can suit up to four guests. It has everything you need for your stay in the city, including a spacious living room with television and lots of sofas, a separate kitchen and dining, and a bathroom with shower. Also, you’ll find public parking near the property, making it convenient if you’re driving a car during your holiday in Menaggio.
Romantic Lombard flat in the historical center
Top guest reviewsvery nice bedroom and the pull-out bed in the living room is extremely comfortableThe bedroom had a comfortable bed and sufficient clothes storage and the bathroom was modern with a shower that was easy to regulateThe view from the flat is amazing -The apartment was good with plenty of room and a great view of the lakeThe view of lake is breathtaking and changes with the weather"The apartment was spotlessly cleanKetty's shop for delicious prosciutto di Parma and melon (as well as everyday bread) was 15 metres andVery pleasant and with atmosphere "
Host:They met us at the ferry and walked us to the apartmentWe love the area and hope to return both to Menaggio and this apartmentKetty and her husband were very welcoming toohas left comprehensive information about trips hikes restaurant recommendations etc which we found really usefulWe even had a welcome basket on the table when we arrived with wine and goodies - what a surprise They shared the family history of their flat and of the areaRead more reviewsThe location is perfect for exploring MenaggioYou're a few minutes away from the lakeside and accompanying bars and restaurants but close to food shops as wellThe apartment is within easy walking distance of shops and restaurants and lakeshore with ferriesThe location was perfect for walking and enjoying all Mennagio has to offerGrocery stores are close by as are buses to take you to hiking areas or to visit other towns
The house is a no-frill 400-year-old wonder that was renovated in 2002. It features two bedrooms and a sofa bed in the living area, which can accommodate five to seven persons. You’ll also find a sitting area, a kitchen, and a dining set-up. As for its location, the property is at the historic area of Castello, which is above Menaggio, and just a five-minute walk to the city center. Moreover, renting this house has a minimum of three night’s stay, so if you’re planning to stay for long this is the right Vrbo accommodation for you.
Little Bridge House - See 'REAL' Reviews of charming stays in history!
Top guest reviewsThe house was cosy and well equipped with furniture and kitchen utilities(watch your head on the roof of the main bedroomthe one in the bathroom takes a while to dry the clothesFirst off Fabio could not be more wonderfulThe only thing I missed was a drying line outside -Not only was it cleanThe beds were clean and comfortable and the kitchen
Host:the owner is a great host and was always available for all my needsFabio was a wonderful hostOur host was absolutely lovely about everything and promptly responded to all questionsWe had the most wonderful vacationHe was so helpful in setting us up in the apartment ensuring that all of our needs were met and giving us tips and directions to all of the sites to do and see around MenaggioRead more reviewsMenaggio is a good place to start from if you are exploring this areaAnd Lugano Switzerland and Lake Lugano are a 30 minute drive or bus ride awaythe stores are easy to shop and the restaurants are really goodThere is easy access to Varenna and Bellagio by ferry boatMy wife and I relaxed at The Little House on the Bridge following an eight day bicycle tour from Prague to Vienna
Located at the center of Menaggio, near the ferry stop, this two-bedroom apartment is ideal for a small family or two couples on a holiday. It has a very beautiful living area that opens up to a large balcony with al fresco dining and a marvelous view of the lake. It also has a modern kitchen where you can whip a feast anytime. Another great feature of the house are the bedrooms that both have a terrace giving you nothing but spectacular scenery. Don’t forget to roam around town, for the property is almost close to lots of interesting shops and attractions. Moreover, it has a secure car park within the property in case you’ll be driving a car.
Central Menaggio, 3 Balconies with Lake Views
Top guest reviewsis the large balcony overlooking the lakeotherwise cooking was enjoyable in the kitchen that had pretty much all basic necessitieslovely apartment with plenty of roomVery comfortable and all you need facilitiesHuge bonus is the secure garaged parking space beneath the building Management: Excellent managersThe rooms are very cleanThe apartment is spacious clean and well equippedThe apartment is very spacious clean and in a great locationand there is a washer for your clothes (big bonus for those longer stays)We had a wonderful stay here - the apartment is very clean and comfortable and has been decorated to a very high standard
Host:Having parking really helped Barrie and Julie were available by phone or email anytime and helpful with all our questionsBarrie was a brilliant host - extremely helpful and attentive and gave us loads of great recommendations of things to do around the lake to make the most of our time there Hope to come back one da...vista lago bellissimo tre giorni in pieno relax circondati da paesaggiWe also hopped on the ferry which was right next door to go see Bellagio and other sites Finally getting there was actually easy and funThe local caretakers during our stay Roy and Fabiana made us feel like familyRead more reviewsIt is a 2 minute walk into Menaggio centerLots of restaurants short walk awaybut it is not badThe location was perfect for walking into townThe town centre shops and restaurants are just a couple of minutes'
Located in a peaceful neighborhood in the countryside, this romantic cottage is ideal accommodation for couples or small families. It has one bedroom that can welcome up to three guests, comfortably. It also complete with a kitchen, a living area with a dining set-up, and a balcony with table and chairs, which face the beautiful view of the Lake Como. Aside from the cottage, you’re also allowed to make use of every amenity you’ll find within the property, which includes the garden, the sun loungers, the alfresco dining, free Wi-Fi, and parking area.
Casetta, Enchanting, GlamourMenaggio, IT
Located in the heart of Menaggio, on the fourth floor of an apartment building with lift, this three-bedroom apartment will make your holiday one for the books. Each bedroom here is spacious and contains a double bed, which can accommodate up to six persons. It also features an open-plan dining and living area with a modern and functional kitchen, two bathrooms, one with a shower and the other with a bathtub. There is also a balcony with a panoramic view of the lake. As for its location, it is a short walk to essential establishments such as boutiques, restaurants, supermarkets, and lots more.
Menaggio Centrale, Menaggio, ItalyVia Luisardi, 28
If it’s luxury you’re after, then this beautiful villa will never let you down with its quality and unique features. It is a stylish three-bedroom apartment that can accommodate up to six guests. You’ll find that every room here has a stunning view of the Bellagio or the lake. Another great thing about this villa is that it is full of modern and contemporary appliances making your stay a lot more comfortable and relaxing. Apart from the beautiful dining set-up for six, it also has al fresco dining in the private garden with olive trees and jasmine. Moreover, there is a shared swimming pool on the terrace which you can use without any additional charge.
Casa Paradiso In Menaggio, Luxury home, 180 Degree Lake Views, Private Garden
Top guest reviewsThe apartment is very comfortable and there is an equipped kitchen with everything that one could needthree bedrooms large living room and dining roomThe kitchen is well appointedThe only bad comment I have is that the bed in the master was very uncomfortable for meThe accommodation is excellent providing everything we could need and plenty of space for our three teenagers We loved the outdoor terraces and gardenand it was all very cleanThe apartment was extremely well appointed modern and clean and although we didn't eat in the apartment muchIt is clean and bright and spacious and the views of the lake are completely out of this worldIt was very idyllic and quiet and
Host:and Barrie was always on hand to offer advice as requiredBarrie is a great host easy to connect with when we had questions but left us alone to enjoy when we were all settled Short drive to downtown Menaggio where all the restaurants gelateria ferry...He was very responsive when I e-mailed with a couple of questionsfabulous views and very helpful managersEvery year we think about going somewhere elseRead more reviewsIt is in Menaggio not near ComoThe view from both balconies and the pool area was just sublime from it's vantage above LovenoThere were two restaurants within walking distanceEvery year we discover different places to visit and different restaurants and wine bars to eat and drink inAmazing view with terrace on the Lake Central location to visit surrounding areas (Como Bellagio Varenna Lugano )
Another great find in Italy, Menaggio boasts of beautiful sceneries, exciting activities, and a local food scene like no other. Make sure to book an accommodation that has a stunning view of the Lake Como to fully feel the vibe of the place. If you’re still in search of the right vacation rental, we have compiled a list of the best Vrbo accommodations in Menaggio. Check them out!
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