Famous for the enchanting Borromeo islands, Lake Maggiore is arguably as beautiful as Lake Como. The scenery of the Italian Lakes inspired Shelley and Wordsworth to capture it in verse. Verdi, Rossini, Liszt and Bellini sought to translate its beauty into melody.
You can easily spend a week or a month in this marvelous and varied region. The beauty is extraordinary, and if you can tear yourself away from your terrace, there are activities to keep happy the most avid hikers, cyclists, boaters, foodies, wine connoisseurs, golfers, explorers, culture seekers, shoppers or spa goers.
Along with our Lake Maggiore villas, we also have villas throughout the Italian Lakes region including villas on Lake Como. You’ll find villas and apartments for couples, villas for families traveling with kids, and villas that are good values.
Come enjoy this marvelous area of Italy.
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Explore Lake Maggiore
A true gem, Lake Maggiore does not disappoint
Offering tremendous natural beauty, charming villages, islands to explore and many activities for young and old — Lake Maggiore does not disappoint.
Often less expensive than the more popular Lake Como, Lake Maggiore is a gem. Transportation is easier in this area because of the passenger rail line and autostrada on the west side of the lake. So you can easily explore the world-class botanical gardens, catch a boat from Stresa to the Borromeo islands, the play golf at one of the seven golf courses nearby or day tip to Milan or Switzerland.
Spend your days hiking, sailing, relaxing at the spa, shopping in Milan, experience art and culture — the possibilities are really endless on Lake Maggiore.