With its deep blue waters, set against the mountains in the background, Lake Como has been praised for its beauty for centuries. Beloved of film-makers, who’ve used the lakeside setting in a string of movies including Casino Royale, it’s tempted stars from Greta Garbo and Frank Sinatra to George Clooney, who has a house nearby.
Villa del Balbianello is located on a wooded promontory, offering an enchanted view of Lake Como. This elegant, romantic 18th century mansion and its magnificent garden have hosted writers, scholars and travelers, including Count Guido Monzino, the last owner of the Villa.
Villa del Balbianello is located next to Lake Como, Italy. In the spring of 2006, the movie Casino Royale was filmed in front of the villa. The villa doubles as a hospital where James Bond (Daniel Craig) is recovering, together with Vesper (Eva Green) and where the Swiss banker comes to get the code to transfer the money.Regia: Martin Campbell Anno: 2006 Genere: Azione Durata: 145min Con: Daniel Craig, Eva Green, Mads Mikkelsen, Jesper Christensen, Judi Dench, Jeffrey Wright.SOME ENCHANTED SHORE Villa del Balbianello, on Lake Como.Star Wars: Episode II—Attack of the Clones and Casino Royale were both shot here. Right, George Clooney, who owns a villa on Lake Como.
Villa del Balbianello will leave you breathless, due to its beautiful terraced gardens and picturesque structure. Located on the tip of the Lavedo headland, in the locality of Lenno (part of Tremezzina), the villa provides a stunning view of Isola Comacina and the western shore of Lake Como. The villa is now home to private events such as weddings, ceremonies and even film or photographic sets.Read More
Villa del Balbianello: exclusive wedding location on Lake Como. Worldwide renowned, Villa Del Balbianello is one the most special luxury venues for a wedding in Italy on the shores of Lake Como. Dating back to the 18th century, the villa is ideally set in a privileged position offering breathtaking views on Lake Como.Read More
Villa Balbianello has been featured in the James Bond movie Casino Royale and also the Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones. The interior of the villa houses a museum of rich artifacts collected by the explorer Guido Monzino who led the first Italian expedition to climb Mount Everest. He was the last owner of Villa Balbianello and gifted the villa to the National Trust of Italy.Read More
Lake Como (or Lago di Como as it is known in Italian) has been attracting aristocrats, artists, and other well-heeled visitors from across Europe for centuries. These days, the area retains its sense of glamour and is famous for its celebrity residents such as George Clooney, Madonna, and Sylvester Stallone, as well as for its starring role in a host of movies, including the James Bond film.Read More
Lake Como, in northern Italy, is as picture perfect as this beautiful nation comes. Blue skies form a blanket over layers of natural loveliness: from the soaring mountains, through emerald forests, and down to the glassy lake, with man-made grandeur in the form of stunning villas and palaces sandwiched between it all, Lake Como is all about splendour and holidays here are about being infused.Read More
Feb 11, 2016 - Bond finally finds the mysterious Mr. White, who stays at the Villa La Gaeta at Como lake. Feb 11, 2016 - Bond finally finds the mysterious Mr. White, who stays at the Villa La Gaeta at Como lake. Stay safe and healthy. Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Dismiss Visit.Read More
Filario is located on the east bank of Lake Como hidden away from the crowd yet with ferry stop and bus stop so it is within a short ride to Bellagio and other nice locations like Villa Balbianello (casino royale and Star Wars). Attentive and no fuss staff. All rooms lake facing. In summer you have a choice to swim in the pool or in the lake.Read More
Lenno lies roughly at midpoint of Lake Como’s western shore. Its most popular attraction is Villa Balbianello, an ivy covered building that was the setting for a number of Hollywood blockbusters including Star Wars: Attack of the Clones and Casino Royale. Explore Private Villa available for rent and functions. Best views can be had from the.Read More
The highlights of a Lake Como Wedding:Exclusive, private villas for your civil wedding ceremony.The incredible gardens and vistas of Villa Balbianello; recently filmed in Casino Royale.Lakeside towns of Bellagio, Varenna, Tremezzo.Amazing luxury hotels for both honeymoons and wedding receptions.Virgil referred to Lake Como as “our greatest lake” and it is indeed something to behold with.Read More
Casino Royale (2006) In Casino Royale, Secret Agent James Bond sets out on his very first mission as the famous 007. Multiple scenes were shot in Italy. Villa Balbianello in Lake Como welcomed Daniel Craig’s debut as Bond, other scenes show off nearby Lake Garda. The Other Man (2008) The Other Man, starring Laura Linney, Liam Neeson and Antonio Banderas, is a tale of a husband who suspects.Read More