We stayed at Diamante for 2 weeks with another family, totalling 4 adults and 4 children under 5. The apartment was spotlessly clean and was perfect for two families. The pool and the views from the pool area are spectacular. We also loved the outdoor eating area and the garden which is meticulously maintanied.
Lierna itself is a small lakeside town, which although catering for tourists (like the whole of Lake Como) tends to have mainly Italian and European visitors. We felt very welcomed and besides one trip to a larger supermarket, Lierna had everything we needed for our stay (the Butcher, Bakery, Pizzeria and Gelati shop were all fantastic). The restuarant by the ferry stop is also recommended. You can catch the ferry from Lierna or from nearby Varenna and it is centrally located on the east side.
A couple of things to consider about this accomodation:
- you share the pool with the family (in practice this really wasn't an issue for us, they only used... Plus