Baveno, Lake Maggiore Holiday rentals & apartments in Baveno

Baveno is just 3km north of Stresa, with the same stunning views of Isola Bella, Isola Superiore (Isola dei Pescatori) and Isola Madre.

Although slightly quieter than Stresa, the picturesque town of Baveno is bustling with the tourists who wander around the cobbled streets and palm-fringed promenade enjoying the cafes, shops, bars and restaurants but above all, the fantastic panoramic views across the Lago di Maggiore.

Key facts...
Restaurants 25+
Oudoor pool
Car recommended
Ferry terminal
Nearest airport Milan Malpensa (56km)
Nearest train station Stresa

Featured villa rentals in Baveno

A wonderful resort to in which to base yourself, renting a villa or apartment in Baveno provides breathtaking views of the three Borromean islands and surrounding mountains. Holiday homes are excellent value and in Baveno, with most of the villas and apartments within a short walk of the main square and promenade.

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Things to see and do

  • Head into Stresa and take the cable car up to Monte Mottarone - stunning views of the lake and quite a gentle walk back down
  • Sail up to the chic resort of Locarno in the northern Swiss section of the lake
  • During the winter, ski on the pistes above Maggiore, whilst a little further afield is the international ski resort of Madesimo
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Our view on Baveno

Baveno is a great base for exploring Lake Maggiore - well connected by ferry and with superb views. As far as lakes & mountains holiday resorts go, Baveno is up there with the best.