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Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees

0.8 km from Stresa centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Corso Umberto I, 67, 28838, Stresa, Italy
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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this hotel. Great position opposite lake Maggiore and Borromean Islands. Breakfast is wonderful and there are tables outside in fine weather. Staff are courteous and efficient and one feels like a millionaire staying here. Walking distance to small village with family restaurants. Rooms are handsomely decorated. WiFi is most efficient in lobby we found. Could not recommend more highly.

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Reviewed 22 January 2017

This was a surprise on our itinerary from my wife. She asked me not to look up what and where it was. It does not disappoint. The concierge desk and friendly multi-lingual staff made checking in and the routine of the hotel easy and comfortable. After 30+ hours on the go from NZ that is what you want. So we...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Beautiful hotel and if you have a lake view room like we did you're almost in Heaven. Rooms had a terrace and are very good size. Although the photographs on the site do not reflect this , the rooms have new carpets and upholstery with beautiful paintings and antique furniture. The Lobby is grand and takes you back in time...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Took a small group to Stresa in October. Although higher priced then other hotels, the experience did not disappoint. Grand and opulent Italian historic palace décor. Rooms were very nice, spa is world renowned and offers wide variety of treatments and even quick hair styling. Lobby bar and patios overlook lake. Easy 10 minute walk to town on path down...

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

Very picturesque hotel. View of the lake and Italian Alps from some rooms. Every floor has its own fabulous display of art. Wonderful atmosphere. Food was very good. Service was excellent. Ten minute walk to town along the lake. Quaint Italian town. Good shopping area. Nice linens, pasteries, and more. Beautiful parks and floral gardens. Boat rides available to nearby...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

In Stresa is the one if the nicest hotel to go to, even if it's not the most modern one :-) it could get better but you would not get disappointed. Price is for a 5 star hotel, less than similar hotel nearby

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

What can I say .. this 150 year old hotel is like something from a 50's movie simply beautiful We stayed 2 nights and this was one of the best hotel experiences Ive ever had it's a must The location The hotel The staff All 10 out of 10 I proposed over dinner .. she said yes ... what more...

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Jakarta Timur
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Is a classic hotel with traditional set up. Far away from new and modern set up like room lock system, tv, and other in room facilities to manage self tydines where mainly available @ usual 5 star hotel. Excellent service where as the room was tidy up twice a day which had never happen in other hundreeds hotel ever stay....

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Radomlje
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Located in a lovely town of Stresa on the shores of lake Maggiore. Magnificent property and hotel building with dates back to 1863 with lovely garden has hosted many royalties and celebrities in its rich history. Everything was perfect. And if I had to dislike something it would be the indoor pool and the fact that it does not have...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 November 2016

It is 1 of the best hotels I ever stayed in my life. Historic hotel—150 or 200 years old next to lake maggiore The hotel is within walking distance from the train station Beautifully restored Loved it that hotel lobby is in royal Italian style & the room I stayed in was in venetian chinosiere style. On the day of...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees & Spa
Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees & Spa
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, European
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxe and tradition; since 1863 the Grand Hotel des Iles Borromees is the place to stay while visiting the Maggiore Lake area. The builing, the public areas and the rooms feature all modern conforts while still keeping the same belle epoque atmosphere. The park is decorated with statues, fountains and rare plants and the view from the rooms and the restaurant is spectacular. The Medical SPA of the Grand Hotel des Iles Borromees is one of the first in Italy and can offer aesthetic treatments combined with a personalized diet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees

Address: Corso Umberto I, 67, 28838, Stresa, Italy
Region: Italy > Piedmont > Lake Maggiore > Stresa
Price Range: €166 - €314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees 5*
Number of rooms: 172
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Stresa
Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees Stresa, Lake Maggiore, Italy
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Stresa
#1 Spa Hotel in Stresa
#4 Family Hotel in Stresa
#5 Romantic Hotel in Stresa
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