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Dream villa and oasis with mountain panorama

Entire home
hosted by Christoph
  1. 8 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 4 beds
  4. 3 baths
Dedicated workspace
A private room with wifi that’s well-suited for working.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Free cancellation for 48 hours.


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"Villa Tapa" Castaneda, Valle Calanca, near Bellinzona, Ticino.

The exclusive Fereinhaus, with a view over the enchanting mountains to Italy, is embedded in the idyllic garden with natural stone walls. In this picturesque area, below the protected chestnut grove, you will be pampered by absolute tranquility, enchanting views and plenty of sunshine.

The detached house, is strategically located to visit the valleys of Ticino, Locarno, Lugano, 3 castles (UNESCO).

The space
A unique, self-sufficient and ecologically built plus-energy house awaits you with upscale equipment and a living area of 230 m2.

This solar house is mainly heated sustainably with solar energy and produces more electricity than is consumed.
Furthermore, the beautiful wood stove in the heart of the house inspires.
The rooms have been arranged according to Feng-Shui, energetically, are all flooded with light and have an enchanting view.

When you enter the property, you will see the carport on the left and the carport on the right, slightly elevated, along beautiful dry stone walls, the protected entrance area and the large terrace, surrounded by flowers and shrubs and a small lawn.

The small staircase on the right, leads you around the house to the rear part of the garden, which invites you to linger with the barbecue area. In the two antique zinc tubs you can enjoy a hot/ cold bath outside with a clear starry sky.
On the countless squares, you will be amazed by the breathtaking panoramic views of the fascinating mountain landscape. It has enough firewood for the chemistry and the barbecue.

There is also a fully equipped office workstation with a large table, ducker and WiFi. There is a projector with screen in the room that can be operated with your laptop via HDMI.
They have at their disposal a Sonos sound system in the kitchen and a Bluetooth speaker in the garden.

Where you'll sleep

What this place offers

Courtyard view
Garden view
Dedicated workspace
Free carport on premises – 2 spaces
EV charger
Free washer – In unit
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

Where you’ll be

Castaneda, Grigioni, Switzerland

Numerous hikes are possible directly from the house without the need for the car. The historic church and tower in Sta. Maria can be reached in a few minutes on foot. The Calanca Valley is a mecca for bouldering and hiking. In addition, there are many mountain bike routes and a paraglider take off not far from the house. On the nearby river there are beautiful places to linger and cool off. Hiking maps, Buoldergide and other documents are available to you. In autumn there are grapes, chestnuts and figs from their own garden. Winter sports can be enjoyed in the nearby Splügen, Airolo and San Bernadino ski resorts.

7 nights in Castaneda

Sep 3, 2022 - Sep 10, 2022

5.0 out of 5 stars from 40 reviews

Hosted by Christoph

Joined in May 2019
  • 40 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost

During your stay

As a landlord, I am not personally present. At the property you will find a collective folder with recommended excursions, restaurants and attractions in the region. For further information, please do not hesitate to contact me by email or telephone before and during your stay. We speak German, Italian, Dutch, English and French.
As a landlord, I am not personally present. At the property you will find a collective folder with recommended excursions, restaurants and attractions in the region. For further in…

Christoph is a Superhost

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