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Il Tivano Bed & Breakfast

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Il Tivano is a beautiful and authentic B&B about 45min from Como in the hilly countryside of the „Pian del Tivano“ (1050 AMSL). The rooms are clean and offer everything your heart desires. The host and interior designer Marilena transformed this traditional Lombardian house into a very modern and stylish accommodation. Her husband Alberto used to be a professional photographer,...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The car journey from Milan in the 38 degree heat was well the travel to this idyllic B&B. Alberto and his wife are wonderful hosts and made our stay wonderful. The rooms were quirky and clean with the additional of the odd spider web - but i guess this can't be helped when out in the open. Breakfast is simple...

Thank prii473
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I Tivano is an amazing place, stunning building with huge windows looking out onto the forested hills around, great views fro the clean, superbly decorated rooms...if you love interior design you will love all the little touches...sit on the hammocks drinking a beer listening to the cowbells and birds lookng out at Monte Primo...perfect. There are some restaurants 10 min...

Thank dogonastring
Reviewed 23 September 2015

My husband and I changed our travel plans to end our month long European vacation in Lake Como and couldn't have been more pleased with our choice to stay at Il Tivano. We happened to be the only guests there during our three night stay and Alberto and his wife were excellent hosts. The rooms are well designed and cozy...

Thank cmb623
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Il Tivano is a beautiful property about 15-20mins drive from Lake Como. The room was very creatively designed with reclaimed and restored features. It was laid out very well and had brilliant views over the valley. It had all the necessary amenities and was immaculately clean. There is plenty of available safe parking and we could come and go as...

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Beautifully rennovated place, large rooms with comfortable beds. Minimalistic design B&B with attention to detail, truly unique! Marilena and Alberto were wonderful guests. Location is beautiful and very quiet but it is a 10-15 minutes drive by car to the lake area. Breakfast was a bit disappointing and limited to bread, home made jam and honey, yoghurt and some fresh...

Thank Jan0032
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 19 May 2014

We loved our stay at Il Tivano! The location is remote and perfect for walks and hikes in every direction. Alberto knows and loves the area and is always ready to recommend outings and resaurants. and Marilena seems to know all of the secret villages to walk. The rooms themselves were spotlessly clean and beautiful, every bit as enticing as...

Thank Seth Q
Basel, Schweiz
Reviewed 25 August 2013

house itself: _breath taking view _wonderful house _lovely people _nice rooms and clean _bed sheets, shower gel and shampoo, water,furnitures....all has good quality. _well wifi connection, no tv _breakfast was nice but after second day we were tired of sweets and missed some cheese or eggs but that is very personal note. but if you prefer more selection than jam,...

Thank Micky3112
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Everything was just pefect! The rooms were nicely designed, the breakfast in the sun outdoor was delicious with everything home-made and Alberto&Marilena give you a great welcome! The restaurants nearby (recommended by Alberto) are authentic and very good. You' re between the local people and they are really friendly. We stayed there 2 nights and then moved on to Toscane....

Thank Woutters
Reviewed 1 February 2012

We stayed here in September 2011. Il Tevano was a very stylish B&B, in stunning countryside, with magnificent views. The building is a great mix of modern & reclaimed - as befits a house owned & designed by a photographer & an architect . Our bedroom was very comfortable, and it was lovely to take breakfast in the garden each...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"Il Tivano" bed & breakfast has just opened. We are waiting for you in the rooms of our home in Zelbio, very close to Pian del Tivano, not far from Lake Como.We offer you a stay in nature at 1000 metres of altitude, on the Prealps; you can taste the small berries that we cultivate organically. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Il Tivano Bed & Breakfast

Address: Via Monti di La' 2, 22020 Zelbio, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Zelbio
Price Range: ₹ 8,056 - ₹ 10,015 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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