Como cottages, Lake Como Holiday rentals - cottages & holiday homes to rent in Como

Como is the capital of the lake and is a chic international city that enjoys a wide selection of bars, cafes and restaurants as well as elegant boutique-lined streets and a fascinating historical centre.

As the capital, Como hosts many events throughout the year including concerts and various exhibitions at the famous palatial venues of Villa Olmo and nearby Villa Erba.

There are also plenty of outdoor activities....

  • Watersports including sailing
  • Golf
  • Mountain biking
  • Horse riding
Key facts...
Restaurants 40+
Oudoor pool
Car recommended
Ferry terminal
Water parks
Nearest airport Milan Malpensa (59km)
Nearest train station 3 stations in Como

Featured cottages in Como

As the capital of the region, Como offers a good mix of self catering accommodation from city centre apartments to quaint holiday cottages. Wherever you choose to stay, many of the holiday rentals are conveniently located so you are close to the local amenities and ferry terminal.

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Things to see and do around Como

A few suggestions...
Take a boat to Villa Cipressi in Varenna
Visit the stunning gardens of Villa Carlotta
A ferry ride to the stunning resort of Bellagio
Lake Como’s iconic Villa del Balbianello
Take a water taxi to Nesso and see the raging waterfall
Explore the Castello di Vezio on the mountain top above Varenna
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Our view on Como

Como is a great choice for renting a self catering cottage and to use it as a base for exploring the other beautiful resorts around Lake Como. It has the advantage of being a cosmopolitan capital packed with things to see and do and a great place to visit anytime of year.