Zafferano Guesthouse is a lovely self contained garden apartment in a family house based in Tremona, Southern-Switzerland.
The apartment, which accommodates up to four people comfortably, consists of a very large double bedroom, bathroom, fully equipped kitchen and living room, all tastefully decorated leading to an outside patio area.
Surrounded by a large lawn, its the ideal place for a holiday with children.
The apartment is based in Tremona, a small village on the hillside of Monte San Giorgio UNESCO’s World Heritage Site.
Tremona has become well known for its archaeological excavations wich have uncovered the unique preserved remains of a hilltop settlement of a medieval village.
The Monte San Giorgio is counted among the world’s most important deposits of marine fossils of the Middle Triassic (247-235 milion years ago). More than 20’000 fossils have so far been extracted. There are about 25 species of reptiles, 50 species of fishes, over 100 species of invertebrates not to mention the various species of vegetation.
What to do
The Southern-most region of Switzerland awaits you with its gentle hills dotted with sun drenched vineyards, old town centres full of charm and history all waiting to be discovered.
Explore the trails in Mendrisiotto region. All year round the southern part of Switzerland is ready to take you on beautiful excursions into its stunning natural landscape.
Whether you’re a seasoned hiker or a first-timer, it’s time to get your boots on!
Discover the breathtaking naturalistic beauty of the Monte San Giorgio, Valle di Muggio, Park of Breggia Gorge.
Monte Generosowhich peak (1704 metres asl) can be reached from Capolago by rack railway.
Travel through time at the Monte San Giorgio Fossil Museum.
And for the thrill seekers don’t miss the awesome mountain biking trails.
Approximately 5 minutes walk from the bus stop and 5 km from the trainstation of Mendrisio.
The nearest point of interest: Como Lake (15 km), Lugano (24 km), Milan (60 km), Varese (20 km).