Villa Creola overlooks Lake Maggiore and the Borromeo Islands, this villa is situated 1.5 kilometers from the popular lakeside town of Stresa. The charming town features a promenade, church, market, bakeries, banks, pharmacies, and a ferry dock that offers boat trips to nearby towns and the Borromeo Islands. The Borromeo Islands include Isola Bella, with a palace, Isola dei Pescatori (Fisherman’s Island), and Isola Madre, with a botanical garden. A cable car runs a 20-minute route from Stresa to the summit of Mount Mottarone, where there are panoramic views of the area’s seven lakes. Stresa’s railway station can connect you with Milan in about an hour.