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Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees

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#1 of 35 Hotels in Stresa
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Nice, France
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We are frequent guests of this hotel since years. So we are able to compare the development of this hotel. Location: This old wonderful building is located directly on the lake Lago Maggiore. The view cannot be better. In the background you can see the Alpes (mountains). It is not far away from Switzerland. This leads to a separate rating...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights on a cycling tour. Lovely hotel - amazing artwork and themed floors. Rooms very ornate and comfortable with fantastic views of the lake. Staff very helpful and pleasant with excellent English. Very good breakfast. Totally recommend this hotel and the location.

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1Thank Annie11270
Los Angeles
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very nice hotel. Beautiful rooms and nice to have a door between the room and the bathroom and dressing area. Only complaint is that during shoulder season in May, air conditioning turned off which means rooms can get a bit warm and stuffy. The doors to the balcony have to be left open for ventilation but that means a lot...

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 1 week ago

The well to do spent their hot summers and holidays at this location including Earnest Hemmingway as a wounded soldier at the age of 18 and after he became famous. Grandeur at its best and priced likewise. One should have an adult beverage in the lounge though

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Truro, Cornwall
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about this hotel is wonderful; the rooms, the staff, the dining room and the gardens. This is our second visit to Stresa which we love but our first time at the Grand Hotel which certainly lives up to its name. There is plenty to see and do around Stresa and it's easy to get around on the boats or...

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2Thank Diane K
Rockford, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three nights in room 610, end of hall with view of waterfront and azalias. Roomy and very comfortable. Elegant bathroom. Enjoyed relaxing to live piano music in lounge. Gardens worth the walk thru. Great breakfasts and dinners.

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1Thank bndskiver
Eagle Point, Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful property, surrounded by other beautiful hotels. It dates to 1863 so, as you would imagine, it would not be as modern and up-to-date as newer properties. It is surrounded by lovely gardens. Our first floor room had a very nice patio. We were on the back side of the hotel so we did not have the...

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Step back in time in this elegant hotel on the shores of Lake Maggiore overlooking the beautiful Borromean Islands. Channel Ernest Hemingway with a signature martini at the bar or enjoy a glass of wine in the gardens overlooking the lake. After a wonderful breakfast, take a easy boat ride to the islands, replete with palaces and elegant botanical gardens....

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2Thank Elizabeth C
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spacious with sumptuous finishes, this 150-room hotel boasts a stunning outlook over Lake Maggiore. The rooms and public areas do have a palatial feel and the wait staff in the dining room were terrific. The ensuite bathroom design was not fully functional with a shower over the bath and the toilet awkwardly placed. Still, a guest certainly feels spoiled. Some...

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2Thank Selwyn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, great staff, like in fairy tales we felt like a noble family for a few days. The lake is amazingly beautiful, everything is accessible and close, we hardly moved the rented vehicles throughout our stay. Breakfast is excellent. There is a spa and a very nice indoor pool, the children enjoyed very much. Great experience, highly recommended.

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  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
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  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees & Spa
Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees & Spa
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, European
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  • Tennis Court
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  • Spa
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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: ₹ 15,354 - ₹ 31,728 (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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#1 Spa Hotel in Stresa
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“Not sure if all rooms face the lake but the lake view is what makes this hotel so special.”
redmonkey, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Am told all rooms are great as we only had drinks”
garnetth, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“The lake view rooms offer a stunning view we could not fault the room.”
O3671DEdianek, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the lake.”
1958DumbSmack, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“A room with a lake view is essential. Most have balconies overlooking Lake Maggiore.”
Waltzingqueen, 15 May 2017 | Read review
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