Villa Porto Felice
Haven of peace and comfort on the shores of Lake Como
Villa Porto Felice
your stilish lakeside retreat
This is a fully staffed villa hosting up to 20 guests, in a private park on the banks of Lake Como with heated all season pool, gym, tennis court and staff accomodation. Built with grandeur in 1901 by an American Admiral, totally reconstructed in 2005 and sleekly refurbished in 2019. As the name suggests Villa Porta Felice is a place infused with happiness.
Today the villa is known as a gallery of design on the lake.
The interior designer’s creative style, which they term ‘evergreen’, features American and Italian works from 1950’s to 2000. Guests will be living with masterpieces from Lloyd wright, Philip Johnson and Van der Rohe. Furniture includes pieces by Cassina, Vitra and Moroso, many were made in Brianza the design district between Lake Como and Milan, which can be visited with the Design Experience. Artworks include significant sculptures by Bijan Bassirith, the most important Iranian artist and a leading light at the Venice Biennale.
The main house has 9 double bedrooms all flooded with sunlight, with two or three large windows overling the lake
and gardens. Rooms are set over four floors, all accessible with a private lift. A garden cottage with double bedroom, bathroom and kitchenette is now available. There is a staff cottage with three double rooms, hosting the resident staff, with space for guests’ staff.
Five stars services
in the privacy
of your home
Villa Porto Felice’s gardens are rich and mature, azalias flourish in Lake Como’s famously even climate, there are ginkgo trees, red acacia, a bamboo forest and an olive grove. The Kitchen Gardens have an abundance of fresh produce that will make its way to the dining table.
The Most of your Stay
included in rental
Bespoke local experiences
At The Most&More we promise a tailormade stay filled with the most enriching experiences. Tell us what makes you curious, or what you are passionate about, and your host will seek out the very finest encounter. We can bring artists and professionals to your villa for expositions on anything; design, gastronomy, art, creative writing and photography; or arrange bespoke tours. Wellbeing is one of our specialty experiences, arranging Retreats with wellness sessions for body, mind and soul, including delicious detox menus.
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we can offer you during your stay.
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