Beaches in Como
If you are looking for a summer swim in Como city you have a few options to choose from. There are two beaches in town, one is at the Lido di Villa Olmo (link to Facebook page), just a few steps away from the beautiful Villa, this lido includes a beach, a large meadow and two swimming pools. Bring a swimming cap to enter the pool.
The other public beach is at the Lido di Villa Geno, it includes a small kids pool and a large meadow by the water. Admission fees required.
Villa Olmo: Via per Cernobbio 2
Villa Geno: Viale Geno 13
Villa Olmo, phone: +39 031 570871
Villa Geno, phone: +39 031 306127
Villa Olmo: Monday to Sunday 9am to 7pm
Villa Geno: Monday to Sunday 9.30am to 7pm
Villa Olmo: adults 8 Euro
Villa Geno: adults 4 Euro
Monitoring by local health authorities in Como and Lecco say that swimming is allowed almost everywhere in Lake Como, check the latest info.
As for Como city, swimming in the Lake is only allowed at the Villa Olmo Lido.