Casa "Con Alma" was built in the 18th century, totally renovated in 1988, and again modernized and restructured in 2012. It is part of the old village center called “Biogno,” only 10 minutes from Lugano centre.
The house has three floors:
Ground Floor: Fully-equipped kitchen with dishwasher, oven, microwave, dining table, sleep-sofa, and fireplace
Bathroom with shower and washer / dryer combinatio
First Floor: Bedroom with queen size bed and bathroom with shower
Second Floor: Living room with cable TV, DVD player, useful mobycool spinet piano and bedroom with a single bed
Loft: Bedroom with queen size bed
The house is ideal for spending peaceful days in a typical fully restored Ticino house. You can enjoy a beautiful landscape, hike the surrounding Swiss mountains, visit the nearby Italy. Ideal for families.
You can use iron, ironing board and clothes drying rack
Our "baby guests" can use a crib and a portable high-chair.
There are parking spaces directly next to the house. It is also possible to park in a private parking 300 metres from the house.
Other things to note
In the house there is a portable air conditioner.
Every guest of the house is obligated to register to the host.
Please leave the house in order, as you found it.
Please empty the trash and also leave the dishwasher and the fridge empty.
Please wash all pots, dishes and cutlery and leave them in order
No smoking inside the house, smoking is permitted on the terrace.
No pets allowed.
We speak Italian, English, French and German.
We can offer you advices on hiking trips in Italy, shopping or other activities for leisure.
I am an opera and concert singer with American and Swiss citizenship. I was born and reared in Kansas USA, educated in Kansas and the Juilliard School New York City, and now I am resident in Switzerland.
I travel too much for my work and so my home is managed from my friends Greta and Jacqueline, who will help you discovering the hidden treasures this area has to offer.