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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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Reviewed 2 July 2014

Was fortunate enough to stay for 7 nights in this glorious hotel. The setting at the side of the lake was magnificent and the extensive, beautifully maintained colourful parkland was a joy to explore. Our 3rd floor room looked out over the grounds and mountain beyond and our small balcony was an added bonus allowing us to take advantage of...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 July 2014

A true Belle Epoque beauty! Great location opposite the Borromees Islands and fantastic views over the Lake to them. We had a corner room with a garden view however our side window gave us a great view of the Islands. Really lovely and within keeping of its history with the rooms having grand style furniture, pictures and wall coverings We...

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Nice, France
Reviewed 26 June 2014

This hotel is perfect located at the Lago Maggiore with a wonderful view to other islands in the lake and of course to the mountains. What a pity that the hotel has not invested enough money to find a better solution for the isolated windows in the rooms. It does not fit together with the historic building. The heart of...

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Borromees, Direttore at Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees, responded to this review

Thanks ot AlsterHam for coming back at the Grand Hotel des Iles Borromees and for sharing with us his experience and sorry if he did not find his favorite concierge Roberto: he choose an early retirement in 2014 (sorry not 2013) and we miss him a lot. I will not go into the details of each single remark and I...

Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2014

We had an excellent 7 night stay. The Hotel building, decor, gardens are just magnificent and so well maintained, representing 151 years of history and hospitality. The gardens are probably the best we have seen in any hotel. The building itself really majestic and the location on the front promenade very good. The main road goes by the front of...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 23 June 2014

One of the best hotels I've ever stayed in. Gorgeous, fabulous service all around (including a dr on staff in the spa), babysitting service was great too. Breakfast was included and was the best I've had in my life. Excellent location, particularly for taking the boats to the islands or Santa Caterina. Just left yet still can't wait to return....

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 20 June 2014

Locat is great and the hotel as a whole it is coming back to the begining of 20th century. Service is excellent. Breakfast is good, above the italian average, however no chance for surprises. If you stay there for two months you will get bored of having the same scrambled eggs (by the way congratulations to the cooker) and the...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Just spent a week in this hotel and absolutely loved it. One of the best hotels we've stayed in. Wonderful decor, absolutely fantastic gardens and flowers with really friendly staff. Excellent facilities including a swimming pool well served by staff. The history of the hotel is interesting as it is 150yrs old and has had some very famous guests. Breakfasts...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Impossible to not admire the grand style (we normally tend to prefer smaller/boutique hotels) of this hotel which is beautifully maintained inside and outside and reminds you of the history of the building and of the town of Stresa, It is like stepping back in history. The gentleman at the Reception was very welcoming, the room we had was spacious...

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Reviewed 18 June 2014

I stayed one evening at this hotel. The rooms and the lobby and restaurant are elegant in a grand old style. The breakfast was delicious. It is right on the lake and walking distance to the little town and departure points to see the islands. My room had a small balcony which was a nice touch. Note, not all rooms...

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Irvine, California
Reviewed 16 June 2014

This stately old hotel used to be a guilded palace and it still retains its magic. It's beauty shines both inside and out. The rooms are spacious and very comfortable. The dining room food was surprisingly good and beautifully served. The wine list was extensive. The only downside was a churly, unhelpful concierge. But overall this was a special place...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • 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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  • 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: ₹ 15,386 - ₹ 31,570 (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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“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”
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“The lake view rooms offer a stunning view we could not fault the room.”
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“Ask for a room with a view of the lake.”
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“A room with a lake view is essential. Most have balconies overlooking Lake Maggiore.”
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