Top 7 Lake Como Hotels: Reviews

At one time entirely covered by glaciers, the Adda River runs from the Swiss Alps along a winding and turbulent path until reaching Lake Como, Italy. Europe’s third largest lake and a number one travel destination, Lake Como draws thousands of visitors each summer from all over the world. Accommodations are one of the most important considerations for vacationers booking Lake Como Holidays and families should compare several options before making a final decision. The fabulous holidays Lake Como is famous for are an experience to remember and those wishing to make the most of their visit may wish to consider a stay at one of the following Lake Como hotels:

Taverna Bleu

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The Taverna Bleu hotel is situated on Lake Como less than 350 feet from the beach. It features outstanding lake view units, air conditioning, and balconies with spectacular views of Comacina Island. Units are also equipped with private bathrooms and satellite television. The hotel’s restaurant, the Taverna, features a parquet dance floor, outdoor dining, authentic Italian food, and live entertainment on the weekends. The Taverna also serves a wide variety of Italian wines and one can choose to dine by candlelight. A great hotel for couples, the Taverna Bleu is a reasonably priced family owned facility where one can enjoy a pleasant and memorable holiday.

Villa Flori Hotel

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The Villa Flori Hotel located in striking distance of Milan is situated directly on Lake Como’s shore. It is a Villa that was once owned by the Lombard aristocrats, the hotel stands in the heart of a lovely park where the owner of the ancient villa, Marquis Flori, grew oranges and lemons throughout the late 1800s. In 1958, the villa was transformed into a hotel, which was recreated in the early 1990s. It now features genuine Venetian stucco work and a wide variety of modern amenities including air conditioning, private baths, television, in room telephones and a hotel restaurant, which offers room service. Visitors enjoying Lake Como Vacations at the Villa Flori Hotel can expect excellent service, comfortable rooms and outstanding views.

Grand Hotel Tremezzo

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Those who enjoy Italian Lakes Holidays may wish to consider the Grand Hotel Tremezzo for their accommodation needs. Located directly on the lake and boasting three pools, a spa, and outdoor dining, the hotel is a favorite of all Tremezzo hotels. The establishment is exceptionally glamorous and features traditional Italian decor. The units are spacious and the staff professional and polite. A favorite of couples and honeymooners, the Grand Hotel Tremezzo offers an ideal combination of old world charm and modern conveniences. Rooms feature stunning views of the lake and mountains and room service is available seven days a week.

Hotel La Darsena

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A favorite choice of summer visitors, the Hotel LA Darsena is a reasonably priced, family run hotel situated on the shore of Lake Como. Most of the units provide a full or partial view of the lake and are clean, spacious, and tastefully decorated in traditional Italian style. The restaurant is known for its exceptionally tasty fare; however, as it is open to the public, guests are encouraged to make reservations if staying at the Hotel La Darsena during Peak Season.

Hotel Britannia Excelsior

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A former 19th century inn, the Hotel Britannia Excelsior is also an excellent choice for families and couples. The lovely guest rooms are exquisitely decorated with antique furniture and luxurious fabrics. Just over fifty yards from the Cardenabbia landing dock, this hotel features free parking and beautiful views of Bellagio as well as modern bathrooms and satellite television. Free Wifi is available in every room and the hotel’s restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week.

Villa D’Este

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One of the oldest and most magnificent places for Italian lakes holidays is the Villa D’Este. The history of this hotel dates all the way back to the 16th century. It was built in 1568 as a personal residence. Over the years, the main house changed owners. In fact, it was once owned by a ballerina, a Napoleonic General and Queen in waiting. In 1873, the original house that was built in 1568 was converted in to a 125-room hotel. Also in that same year, a 27 room second building known as the Queen’s Pavilion was added to create the Villa D’Estate.

Guests, including many celebrities come from all over the world to relax and enjoy all the amenities of the property and the beauty of the entire area. From the moment you enter through the front doors and walk through the grand hallway to the registration desk, you will know you are in a special place.

The multilingual staff of highly trained professionals will see that your stay is as close to perfect as possible. There are many features found here that are not found in other high-end hotels. A beauty salon and a sports trainer are right on sight as is a luxury dining facility. There are banquet rooms and rooms for business meetings. Weddings are particularly popular at this grand property with the incredible view of the lake.

Rooms are very well appointed and they include such features as a mini bar, separate bath and shower and the highest quality sheets and linens. If you ever need anything during your stay, there is a friendly concierge available to help.

Grand Hotel Villa Serbelloni

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This is one of the most prestigious of all Lake Como hotels as well as any hotel in the world. The setting overlooks the crystal clear blue waters of Italy’s deepest lake and the natural landscape of the surrounding mountains makes for a perfect picture postcard.

The hotel is more than 100 years old and features a private lakeside beach, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis courts and many more amenities you would expect in a five star property.

Whether planning a romantic getaway for two or a holiday with the extended family, Lake Como vacations have something to fit every lifestyle and budget. The hotels listed above are competitively priced and can be rented for a single weekend or an extended stay. Those who wish to experience all that Lake Como Holidays have to offer will be pleased with the quality of the rooms as well as the state of the art service offered by the these establishments. Regardless of the hotel chosen, Lake Como offers holiday makers the opportunity to create the memories of a lifetime.  For more specific information on Lake Como hotels, check out these specific city guides that a part of Lake Como check out Menaggio hotels and Varenna hotels as well.  You may also be interested in the looking at the nearby Lake Garda holidays and staying at Garda hotels, which are also very popular.