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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in a lovely location, right on the edge of the lake. We booked a quad room and ended up with 2 adjoining twin rooms which was nice as we got 2 bathrooms!! The town is quite small but there are a few restaurants within walking distance however we hired a car and found we liked the next...

1Thank en111
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

The location of the Hotel is fantastic. Now comes the BUT. The hotel is very very old and must have never been renovated since 1960'. We had lunch at the restaurant which was a huge mistake. The food was bad and we waited ages each time we have ordered something. Yes, the hotel has seen better days.

Thank WaLuOnTheRoad
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This old hotel reminded me of faulty towers, it is in need of renovation but on the up side the location is perfect, close to the beautiful islands that are on the lake and very close to stressa which is a lovely little town with great restaurants, the hotel villa carlotta is large but dated, the room we had was...

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Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

One of the worst hotels I've ever stayed in. It's on a busy road, hasn't been redecorated for decades and isn't even cheap. We stayed here whilst visiting the lakes but in hindsight it would have been much better to stay in the nearby town - Stresa - which has much more charm, restaurants and you are near the ferry...

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
New Delhi
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Belgirate is around 1.5 hrs drive from Malpensa Airport. This town around the lake Maggiore is kind of quaint, peaceful and beautiful. Villa Carlotta is one of the mid range hotel with a very good location. Rooms are very basic and not all the rooms have good view. Also the waterpipe inside the walls keep making weird noise - which...

Thank auribuddy
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

This was my third visit to Villa Carlotta over 6 years for a conference hosted here. The maitre d has been there since my first visit along with many staff. The food is fantastic. When you cater en masse for such a large group (74 at every meal) you would expect some variation, but every meal so much variety, so...

Thank Brigid N
Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2015

This hotel is geared up for economy coach tours. Breakfast was a disgrace - the weakest orange juice I have ever tasted, no fruit, no toast no croissants. The room had a lake view but electric sockets not working a mouldy hydro bath with no tap just a shower. The carpet was worn and discoloured. Restaurant staff were fine but...

Thank Lawrence L
New Zealand
Reviewed 28 July 2015

We had 4 nights at this hotel. It is advertised as 4 star. It is more a tired 3 star. It needs renovating and upgrading. The breakfast is provided but It's not great. The evening restaurant is better. The dining room staff are friendly and helpful. There is a great pool which is open 9am - 6pm.

1Thank Ancdefgh987
Reviewed 7 December 2014

I stayed at the Hotel Villa Carlotta for two nights as a part of a pre-arranged tour. The hotel itself is situated on Lake Maggiore and offers magnificent views. It is a large hotel and though dated is spacious and comfortable. However what really blew me away was the service offered by the hotel. I was quite unwell and they...

1Thank NiroshaM
Strasbourg, France
Reviewed 12 August 2014

...and on top of that, they speak every european language :-) (noticeably, almost every staff member speaks french). The pool is nice, clean, with a breathtaking view over the lake. Breakfast is good, you have a choice of American coffee, Cappucino, Espresso etc. Rooms are nice, Wi-Fi works well. In the restaurant, try any risotto, a pure (melting) marvels. A...

1Thank Frederic_Fritsch

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Villa Carlotta in Belgirate is a beautiful peaceful location surrounded by the lush greenery of a 20.000 sq m botanical park on the banks of Lake Maggiore. It is conveniently located close to Stresa, the Borromeo islands, Switzerland, Milan, Malpensa airport and the new Milan trade fair. The hotel is an ideal location for a vacation or conference and offers an acclaimed Restaurant, member of the prestigious "Buon Ricordo" chain, a 20.000 sq m park with heated swimming pool and a private beach directly on the lake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Villa Carlotta

Address: Via Giuseppe Mazzini 121, 28832 Belgirate, Italy
Region: Italy > Piedmont > Lake Maggiore > Belgirate
Price Range: €69 - €144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Villa Carlotta 4*
Number of rooms: 129
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Also Known As:
Best Western Carlotta
Belgirate Best Western
Best Western Belgirate
Hotel Villa Carlotta Belgirate, Italy - Lake Maggiore
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“Go to another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 482lawrencel, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room with balconee/terrace, with lake view... really nice (morning sun).”
 of 5 bubbles Frederic_Fritsch, 12 Aug 2014 | Read review
“go elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles tonywebsite, 22 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the Lake view”
 of 5 bubbles 690agnesem, 11 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Choose a room at another hotel!!!”
 of 5 bubbles LoungeLizardLLC, 8 Nov 2013 | Read review
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