We stayed at Helen House at the end of May 2014 for three nights. We were met by Cinzia at the property (a friendly and helpful lady who looks after the flat for the owner. She speaks Italian, English and French). If you are arriving by car (with a sat nav) make sure you type in 'Via Regina Nuova 17' in Laglio to find this place as we got a bit lost! Coming from Como, the building is located on the right-hand side of the road just after the sign for Hotel Plinio au Lac. The flat comes with an allocated parking space (space 'H') which is right next door to the property and very useful as parking is at a premium in Lake Como.
The flat is on the ground floor (no stairs!) and as soon as you walk in you will see the stunning views of the lake. This is the first thing that hits you as there is an almost floor to ceiling window with the view. The flat is just one room (lounge/dining/sleeping area) with a separate bathroom and kitchen. We found the flat to be clean and bright with ...