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Hotel La Bussola

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Good location, great Breakfast, clean room but so so front desk services. The pool is under repaired for the moment. Breakfast services were very good. The waiter is very good and full of funs. Overall is very good.

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Megeve, France
Reviewed 8 April 2014

It could be perfect if the decoration was a little more charming and provide a more romantic atmosphere. On the PLUS side : you can come with your dog, it is perfectly clean, staff is very nice, view on the lake is lovely when you wake up, location is perfect to visit the village. on the MINUS side: decoration

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Mahwah,NJ
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Hotel La Bussola is a wonderful, family run hotel with spectactular views of Lake Orta. Our room was large, with a balcony, that gave us visual access to the lake. The staff, which is the family, was extremely friendly and accomodating. The breakfast was excellant with just about anything you would want for breakfast. We had dinner at the hotel...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2013

The town and the island are absolute gems. The hotel has simply sublime views of the island of San Giulio. There is no question that the hotel has aged but the view and proximity to the quaint medieval town count for more. The pool is a good size and a great way to wake up in the morning (the staff...

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Aspley Guise
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Room was clean with good bathroom and side view of the lake so all good. Only problem stayed during a heat wave and air conditioning went off at midnight and windows could not be left open because of the mosquitoes

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Birkenhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Hotel La Bussola is a fabulous hotel. We had a room with a lake view which was expensive but the panoramic view over the lake and the island of Orta San Giulio is simply breathtaking. You could never tire of that view and the changing light on the water at different times of the day. The room was spacious with...

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Reviewed 31 July 2013

We were looking for a hotel with pool in Orta, there are two and this is the one with reasonable prices. Positives are parking lot, lake view, pools including one for small children, location close to the town. Service could be more smiling and the elevator faster. Otherwise, lake Orta is so stunning, difficult to leave dissppointed.

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hull
Reviewed 17 July 2013

I realy like this hotel. It's clean the staff are very friendly and the location is great just a 4-5 min walk down quiet cobbled streets to the town center. The pool is also great, very clean and their is always a member of staff around. We had a fantastic view from our room and watching the sun go down...

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Gravesend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 July 2013

This was our third visit so it is obviously somewhere we like. The hotel has an excellent hilltop position with great views over the beautiful lake and mountains but it takes less than ten minutes to walk into the town square, a bit more coming back up the steep hills. The rooms are large and there’s ample free parking. It...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 23 June 2013

We recently stayed at Hotel La Bussola. The rating system above really needs a 3.5 star button ( good ), because this hotel was rated above average, because of its location, views, friendliness and cleanliness, but probably no longer rates a "very good", which it would have warranted in the 1980's. The room was large, and clean and comfortable. The...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel La Bussola

Address: Strada Panoramica 24, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
Region: Italy > Piedmont > Province of Novara > Orta San Giulio
Price Range: €118 - €247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel La Bussola 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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“Upper floor (there is an elevator) overlooking the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles jer-jeanne, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Each room seemed to be perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles junieboonie, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the front side of the hotel have views of the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles skyhawk13, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in roo 401 , very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles inesstaedler, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Pay the extra money to have a lake view”
 of 5 bubbles Peterag54, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
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