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Hotel du Lac

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Queensbury, NY
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is small and quaint and out of the way. Love this place. We had a lakefront room with a small balcony. Number 33. It wasn't huge but, we loved it. There are two other Hotel du Lacs in Lake Como so make sure you get the one in Varenna. The other two are right in center of their...

Thank mamameatball
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at this lovely little hotel for two nights mid May. A gem of a hotel, everything from the staff, rooms, breakfast, location and the amazing view. Was just perfect sitting on the terrace with a drink and snacks looking over the lake. An easy 10-15 minute walk from the train station and 10 minutes to catch the ferry. Bellagio...

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Vancouver, BC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent property. HIghly recommend. Friendly service. Excellent buffet breakfast overlooking the lake. This hotel will not disappoint. Helpful staff happy to assist with restaurant selection and tourist tips.

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Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoyed a cozy and comfortable room with a view of Lake Como in early April. The staff was very friendly and gave us a great advice during our two-night stay. We were disappointed that their restaurant wasn't open for the season (we missed it by a week), but they recommended two excellent alternatives that we loved....

Thank Fuzedade
Twin Cities, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel du Lac kept coming up as the best or one of the best places to stay in Varenna, and it offered rooms with a view of Lake Como. What wonderful views they were. And what a lovely hotel. From the beginning of our experience with the hotel, from trading e-mails with Valeria, whom we did get to meet, to...

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Mario in London
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We have stayed at Varenna several times before but never at the Hotel Du Lac. Tucked away down a narrow alley it is a gem of a hotel. Helpful staff, great service and clean and spacious rooms with superb lake views. We visited in early April and it wasn't busy so they upgraded us free of charge to a lake...

Thank Mario89
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We stayed here for 4 nights and it was perfect for us. We booked a room with a balcony overlooking the lake - and it was a good choice. Waking up each morning to the view across the lake was a great way to start the day. The room was exceptionally quiet and comfortable. The breakfast room (breakfast was included)...

Thank Vicki B
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Charming smaller hotel, just off the beaten path, comfortable rooms and an unbelievable view. Very nice helpful staff. Would stay there again anytime. Very good breakfast. Great place to have a glass of wine on their large patio. Wish we had stayed longer than two nights.

2Thank patrickshann0n
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had tried to reserve at the Royal Victoria which a friend had just returned from staying at , but they were booked. Hotel Du Lac was our second choice, but if I were to return (which I hope to) I would stay at Hotel Du Lac again!! We were greeted by the friendly professional front desk staff when we...

3Thank NY-traveler63
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This hotel is situated in a perfect spot on Lake Como. From its terrace where they serve breakfast in the morning and drinks in the evening, it is hard to find a better view. If you are lucky and get the right room your view will be similarly outstanding. We unfortunately were not so lucky. We stayed in an annex...

1Thank Andyhl2

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Hotel du Lac

Address: Via del Prestino 4, 23829 Varenna, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Varenna
Price Range: €192 - €192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Du Lac Varenna
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“We had a tiny balcony but, the higher floors have larger ones.”
  • We had a small balcony. We left doors open at night and could hear the lake
mamameatball, 26 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for room with a view. Most have them... but not all. Higher is better. We were on 5th floor.”
SunbumVancouver_BC, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Make sure to get a room with a view of Lake Como!”
Fuzedade, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“If you arrive by train, take a taxi to the hotel...so much easier than navigating the steps and cobblestones, as you find your way.”
39vickib, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I think all the rooms have a view, ask for a balcony.”
patrickshann0n, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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