Charming -Shaka Apartment-, 150m from the Lake

Entire apartment hosted by Davide

  1. 4 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bathroom
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Charming apartment in the center of Vira Gambarogno a short walk (150m) from the Lake.
Lake and Mountain views!
Great for small families, small groups of friends and/or couples.
The apartment is on two floors in a rustic style (the owner is an artist).
The apartment is equipped with a double bed, two single beds, a nice living room and sofa, a bathroom with shower, TV, a kitchen and a balcony.
It is central, close to restaurants and shops.
The Gambarogno region offers sports (lake/mountain) and culture.

The space
The house is a very classic Ticino Style Home that il approximately 200 years old.
Mixture between old and modern:
-decorated in a tasteful way with local paintings and modern style.

What this place offers

Park view
Courtyard view
Public or shared beach access
Dedicated workspace
Free on-street parking
32" TV with standard cable/satellite
Central air conditioning
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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4.86 out of 5 stars from 7 reviews


Where you’ll be

Gambarogno, Ticino, Switzerland

In the heart of Vira Gambarogno (6574), in via Al Strecin 1.
150m from the lake and beach.
The centre/nucleus of Vira Gambarogno has a romantic rustic architecture, narrow alleys between the typical stone houses of northern Italy and Ticino/South of the Alps.
The center/nucleus of Vira Gambarogno is very quiet and suitable for relaxing walks to admire the sculptures, frescoes and vintage photos exhibited in the village (in winter outdoor crib exhibition).
30m from Shaka Apartment you will find Il Branca Restaurant and within another 120m you will find the Beach Club Bar, Shaka Beach.

Hosted by Davide

  1. Joined in January 2018
  • 7 Reviews
  • Identity verified
Education scientist by training, but with great passion for sports.
Therefore, come and visit us at my watersports school: (Website hidden by Airbnb) Unda Alta Watersports.

Our family also has a restaurant (Ristorante il Branca, Vira Gambarogno) at 50m distance of the Shaka Apartment you are staying in.
And we also run the local Beach Club in Vira Gambarogno; the Shaka Beach (hence the name, Shaka Apartement).

I’m looking foreward to meet you.


Education scientist by training, but with great passion for sports.
Therefore, come and visit us at my watersports school: (Website hidden by Airbnb) Unda Alta Watersports…


  • Gabriela
  • Angela

During your stay

Yes of corse.
We, the Branca Family, sre working a lot on our respective buisnesses (Ristorante il Branca, Shaka Beach and the Watersports School Unda Alta Watersports) but we are always reachable by phone snd ready to help.
  • Languages: English, Français, Deutsch, Italiano
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 16:00 - 22:00
Check out: 11:00
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
No smoke alarm
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Heights without rails or protection

Cancellation policy