Bed & Breakfast Como | il Caravalle

The dear valley

Villail Caravalle” has an important and well-known history for people lives on Lake Como and, above all, in Val d’Intelvi. Since the villa was built, the inhabitants of the high lake, who went to Ramponio Verna to observe the marvelous panorama, sayd to go to “il Caravalle”. The best point to admire that dear valley was, and still is, this villa that, over the years, has become for all “il Caravalle”.

A history of a century

Villa il Caravalle is owned by Butti Family for three generations. From 2016 villa is back to the ancient splendor thanks to Michele Butti that made it an elegant Bed & Breakfast with high level services. It is thought that the first part of the villa was built in the early years of the last century. In fact, the first documents, owned by the current property, date back to 1922 relating to the sale of the structure.


On June 27, 1948, the villa was purchased by Mario Butti as a gift for his wife Elsa. So begins the long story that units Caravalle to the Butti family. A bond made even stronger on March 7, 1994, when property passed to Giulio Butti. Today is Giulio’s son Michele Butti, who cares for il Caravalle with heed and dedication. In 2017 Michele open doors to tourists. A truly unique Bed & Breakfast is born; a special place where you continue to exalt and keep this preciousness of Lake Como alive.

A unique and exclusive environment

The Bed and Breakfast il Caravalle is born from the idea to make avaible to guests of Lake Como an elegant structure where you can breathe the essence of an ancient villa and, at the same time, enjoy the exclusive services of a modern hotel.

For many resident from il Caravalle you can watch the most beautiful panorama of Val d’Intelvi.

The outside of Bed & Breakfast Il Caravalle includes a large garden, a furnished patio, barbecue area and a large wooded estate. Do not forget the parking spaces inside the property for the guests.

The interior of the villa is divided into three areas. The living area is made up of an entrance hall and a large lounge, embellished with antique furniture and a beautiful fireplace. From the hall you can see the surrounding landscape and go directly to the garden and the patio.

The sleeping area has three bedrooms with its relative bathrooms; two of them with shower and one tub.

Guests also say they have experienced unforgettable moments under the stars…in a wonderful jacuzzi

Surrounded by nature in respect for animals

At il Caravalle Bed & Breakfast people is surrounded by nature. It always breathes healthy air and gets inebriated with seasonal flower perfumes. In addition to the uncontaminated nature of the entire territory of the Val d’Intelvi, in the B&B il Caravalle there is even a wide private park.

Secular trees and lush meadows are the ideal place for walks dedicated to relaxation and meditation.
And why not stop in the garden reading a nice novel? In the shade of the big tree you can find the ideal tranquility.

Permanent guests of the manor are the animals of the park.
A fascinating fox is often approached by the villa.
It always keeps a lot of distance from people but always stops looking at them. Whether it is for curiosity or to be pampered by some rest of the barbecue you may not know. Surely it likes to be admired.

Michele, owner and host of il Caravalle, and his trusty cat Chanel are waiting for visitors to Lake Como throughout the year. Under the warm summer sun or surrounded by white snow, the Val d’Intelvi is always a spectacle of nature.

The warmth of a family

When you are not at home it’s difficult to find that feeling of comfort that you feel in your domestic walls. Surely everyone has in mind that emotion that you have when you come home after a trip; a sigh of well-being and tranquility.

The villa‘s ability is just to be able to make its guests feel joyful as soon as they arrive. The exterior of the villa is so beautiful that it can not be immediately fascinated.

If the whole villa can be considered a real gem, then the great hall is certainly the tip of diamond; tranquility, comfort and refinement are ideal for the well-being of the body and mind.

The hospitality for il Caravalle guests is, in fact, the main prerogative of the host Michele. Its attentions, together with the wonderful environment around which it is surrounded, carry the holidaymakers to feel not only the guests, but the people at home.

A room for every occasion


The largest room in il Caravalle Bed & Breakfast. Double bed, large wardrobe and an en suite bathroom with exclusive access from the room. Panoramic view and french window to the garden.


Large room with two beds. Panoramic view across the valley. On request additional bed in adjoining children’s room. In combination with the romm there’s a bathroom with washbasin, bidet and shower.


Classic double room. Located on the side at the foot of the mountain is ideal for couples who want absolute relax. Combined with the room there is an elegant bathroom with tub and high quality finishes.