Best gardens in Lake Como

Check out the top gardens in Lake Como, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Villa Carlotta
1. Villa Carlotta
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127 local reviews
MuseumParkPoint of interest
Patricia
**Villa Carlotta was built at the end of 1600. Two centuries later it became the property of Gian Battista…
Carlo
The garden-park of Villa Carlotta (about 8 hectares) is a very fascinating place: its favourable position, but…
Anna
It is a fantastic villa with an amazing garden, fantasitc view and a lot of arts inside; The beautiful villa…
1. Villa Carlotta
1. Villa Carlotta
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127 local reviews
Patricia
Patricia
**Villa Carlotta was built at the end of 1600. Two centuries later it became the property of Gian Battista Sommariva, politician, art…
Carlo
Carlo
The garden-park of Villa Carlotta (about 8 hectares) is a very fascinating place: its favourable position, but also the harmonic coexistence…
Anna
Anna
It is a fantastic villa with an amazing garden, fantasitc view and a lot of arts inside; The beautiful villa was built at the end of XVII…
2. Stone House Ristorante
2. Stone House Ristorante
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27 local reviews
8 Località Cendraro Lago, Lezzeno
Closed · Opens 7:00 PM
+39 328 478 5430
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Lake Como  Holidays
Beautiful Restaurant wine bar enclosing the atmosphere of the lake with stones and woods, lovely garden…
2. Stone House Ristorante
2. Stone House Ristorante
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27 local reviews
8 Località Cendraro Lago, Lezzeno
Closed · Opens 7:00 PM
+39 328 478 5430
Lake Como  Holidays
Lake Como Holidays
Beautiful Restaurant wine bar enclosing the atmosphere of the lake with stones and woods, lovely garden. Genuine Italian food at good…
3. Villa del Balbianello
3. Villa del Balbianello
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100 local reviews
1 Via Guido Monzino, Tremezzo
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+39 0344 56110
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Yan
If you only see one villa on Lake Como, see this one. Possibly the best location for a house on the whole…
Katia
One of the most amazing Villas of Como Lake, Originally a monastery it has been converted in a private Villa…
Sue
Built in the late 16th century and only reached by boat from Sala Comacina, this magnificent villa is known…
3. Villa del Balbianello
3. Villa del Balbianello
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100 local reviews
1 Via Guido Monzino, Tremezzo
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+39 0344 56110
Yan
Yan
If you only see one villa on Lake Como, see this one. Possibly the best location for a house on the whole lake, it has featured in several…
Katia
Katia
One of the most amazing Villas of Como Lake, Originally a monastery it has been converted in a private Villa in 1787. Very famous for its…
Sue
Sue
Built in the late 16th century and only reached by boat from Sala Comacina, this magnificent villa is known for its picturesque gardens,…
4. I Giardini di Villa Melzi
4. I Giardini di Villa Melzi
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63 local reviews
Via Lungolario Manzoni, Bellagio
Closed · Opens in 26 minutes
+39 333 487 7427
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Fam. Poletti
Just a 15 minute walk from Villa Poletti toward Bellagio and a great way to get to downtown avoiding the main…
Eleonora
The Gardens of Villa Melzi strech out along the lake shore and are armoniously inserted into the hilly scenery…
Anna
Amazing garden with particular flowers and trees; the villa is fantadtic. You can spend 3 or 4 magic hours;…
4. I Giardini di Villa Melzi
4. I Giardini di Villa Melzi
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63 local reviews
Via Lungolario Manzoni, Bellagio
Closed · Opens in 26 minutes
+39 333 487 7427
Fam. Poletti
Fam. Poletti
Just a 15 minute walk from Villa Poletti toward Bellagio and a great way to get to downtown avoiding the main road. Walk down to Loppia by…
Eleonora
Eleonora
The Gardens of Villa Melzi strech out along the lake shore and are armoniously inserted into the hilly scenery of the Bellagio peninsula…
Anna
Anna
Amazing garden with particular flowers and trees; the villa is fantadtic. You can spend 3 or 4 magic hours; The Gardens of Villa Melzi…
5. Bellagio
5. Bellagio
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167 local reviews
Bellagio, Bellagio
LocalityPolitical
Sue
Wonderful Bellagio is a village on a promontory jutting out into Lake Como, in Italy. It’s known for its…
Mirella
Perla del Lago di Como, da visitare il borgo, le ville e relativi giardini, spiaggia pubblica - Lake Como…
Raffaele
Perla del Lago di Como, Ville Patrizie e parchi botanici, shopping, ristoranti e bar sul lungolago. Spiagge…
5. Bellagio
5. Bellagio
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167 local reviews
Bellagio, Bellagio
Sue
Sue
Wonderful Bellagio is a village on a promontory jutting out into Lake Como, in Italy. It’s known for its cobbled lanes, elegant buildings…
Mirella
Mirella
Perla del Lago di Como, da visitare il borgo, le ville e relativi giardini, spiaggia pubblica - Lake Como Pearl, to be visited: old town,…
Raffaele
Raffaele
Perla del Lago di Como, Ville Patrizie e parchi botanici, shopping, ristoranti e bar sul lungolago. Spiagge pubbliche. - Lake Como Pearl,…
6. Villa Monastero
6. Villa Monastero
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38 local reviews
4 Viale Giovanni Polvani, Varenna
Closed · Opens Sunday 10:30 AM
+39 0341 295450
MuseumParkPoint of interest
Barbara
Villa Monastero is one of the most interesting attractions of our territory thanks to its strategic location,…
Giorgio
An ancient women's Convent of S. Maria (the first documentation about it dates back to 1208), was bought by…
Sue
It is always a pleasure to visit the gardens of Villa Monastero in Varenna - a relaxing walk amongst the…
6. Villa Monastero
6. Villa Monastero
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38 local reviews
4 Viale Giovanni Polvani, Varenna
Closed · Opens Sunday 10:30 AM
+39 0341 295450
Barbara
Barbara
Villa Monastero is one of the most interesting attractions of our territory thanks to its strategic location, its history, its landscape,…
Giorgio
Giorgio
An ancient women's Convent of S. Maria (the first documentation about it dates back to 1208), was bought by Mornico family and converted…
Sue
Sue
It is always a pleasure to visit the gardens of Villa Monastero in Varenna - a relaxing walk amongst the Mediterranean planting and the…
7. TREMEZZO - Villa Carlotta
7. TREMEZZO - Villa Carlotta
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17 local reviews
TREMEZZO - Villa Carlotta
Bus stationTransit stationEstablishment
Tim & Corina
The most popular villa to visit on the lake. In late April early May you can be so lucky to find the azaela…
Mina
A magnificent villa on the shores of the lake opposite Bellagio with gorgeous gardens, especially in Spring…
Federica
The villa, the stairway and the landscaped garden were built for the Clerici family towards the end of 1600...
7. TREMEZZO - Villa Carlotta
7. TREMEZZO - Villa Carlotta
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17 local reviews
TREMEZZO - Villa Carlotta
Tim & Corina
Tim & Corina
The most popular villa to visit on the lake. In late April early May you can be so lucky to find the azaela gardens in full bloom…
Mina
Mina
A magnificent villa on the shores of the lake opposite Bellagio with gorgeous gardens, especially in Spring when the azaleas of all colours…
Federica
Federica
The villa, the stairway and the landscaped garden were built for the Clerici family towards the end of 1600...
8. Tremezzo - villa carlotta
8. Tremezzo - villa carlotta
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11 local reviews
Tremezzo - villa carlotta
Bus stationTransit stationPoint of interest
Giancarlo
Villa Carlotta is a sanctuary of rare beauty, where masterpieces of nature and art live together in perfect…
Eleonora
Villa Carlotta welcomes you with its magnificent botanic garden and art masterpieces in over 70.000 square…
Enrica
Wonderful villa and gardens.
8. Tremezzo - villa carlotta
8. Tremezzo - villa carlotta
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11 local reviews
Tremezzo - villa carlotta
Giancarlo
Giancarlo
Villa Carlotta is a sanctuary of rare beauty, where masterpieces of nature and art live together in perfect harmony in over 70.000 square…
Eleonora
Eleonora
Villa Carlotta welcomes you with its magnificent botanic garden and art masterpieces in over 70.000 square metres of gardens and museum.
Enrica
Enrica
Wonderful villa and gardens.
9. Castello di Vezio
9. Castello di Vezio
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49 local reviews
Via al castello
+39 333 448 5975
Point of interestEstablishment
Barbara
At the centre of Lake Como, on the bluff overlooking Varenna, the Vezio Castle has stood for more than a…
Edoardo & Veronica
Surrounded by one of northernmost olive groves in the world thanks to the effects of temperature of the lake’s…
9. Castello di Vezio
9. Castello di Vezio
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49 local reviews
Via al castello
+39 333 448 5975
Barbara
Barbara
At the centre of Lake Como, on the bluff overlooking Varenna, the Vezio Castle has stood for more than a thousand years. With its partially…
Edoardo & Veronica
Edoardo & Veronica
Surrounded by one of northernmost olive groves in the world thanks to the effects of temperature of the lake’s waters, the Castle hosts…
10. Il Pomodorino
10. Il Pomodorino
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5 local reviews
62/B Via Cinque Giornate, Como
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
031 240384
BarRestaurantFood
Stefano
"Theatrical" is how I describe it. Fresh home-made pasta and traditioanl Italian cuisine set in a very…
Andrea
Located in the Old Town area near the lake and easy to find. Quaint atmosphere with plenty of tables for…
10. Il Pomodorino
10. Il Pomodorino
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5 local reviews
62/B Via Cinque Giornate, Como
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
031 240384
Stefano
Stefano
"Theatrical" is how I describe it. Fresh home-made pasta and traditioanl Italian cuisine set in a very eclectic and sumptuous decor. Great…
Andrea
Andrea
Located in the Old Town area near the lake and easy to find. Quaint atmosphere with plenty of tables for couples or larger groups. It also…
11. Villa Olmo
11. Villa Olmo
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33 local reviews
Villa Olmo, Como
Open · Closes 5:30 PM
MuseumEstablishment
Alessandra
The present formal garden, between the building and the lake, was laid out recently, although its geometric…
Roberto
If you go to Villa Olmo by walk from Como or by car do not miss the botanical garden behind the villa and find…
11. Villa Olmo
11. Villa Olmo
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33 local reviews
Villa Olmo, Como
Open · Closes 5:30 PM
Alessandra
Alessandra
The present formal garden, between the building and the lake, was laid out recently, although its geometric rigour and the use of box hedges…
Roberto
Roberto
If you go to Villa Olmo by walk from Como or by car do not miss the botanical garden behind the villa and find the metal bridge that goes to…
12. Como
12. Como
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95 local reviews
Como, Como
LocalityPolitical
Patricia
HISTORY Thanks to a clement climate that favored the arboreal development, the Lake was inhabited since the…
Davide&Vittoria
Lake Como, a fascinating area that will win your heart Lake Como one of the most beautiful areas in Lombardy. …
12. Como
12. Como
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95 local reviews
Como, Como
Patricia
Patricia
HISTORY Thanks to a clement climate that favored the arboreal development, the Lake was inhabited since the proto-historic era. Then the…
Davide&Vittoria
Davide&Vittoria
Lake Como, a fascinating area that will win your heart Lake Como one of the most beautiful areas in Lombardy. This pre-alpine lake…