Italian Lakes, Lake Como
With its grand high ceilings, art nouveau finishes and stunning surroundings, the Grand Hotel Tremezzo is so much more than just a hotel. It’s a slice of history that is still every bit as spectacular today as it was the day it was built over 100 years ago. Set in five acres of lush tropical park on the shores of the magnificent Lake Como, you will be spoilt with incredible views at every turn. With the Bellagio to one side and the Grigne Mountains to the other, you can clearly see why this was the chosen spot for what would become one of Italy’s plushest hotels.
From the second you step into the antique marble foyer, you will be treated like royalty. This family owned establishment hires only the creme de la creme of staff who will always be more than happy to go above and beyond to make your stay unforgettable. The haute cuisine dining venues are just as unique and special as the building that houses them. Offering traditional Italian flavours with contemporary gourmet twists, you’ll be impressed time and again with each and every culinary delight.
With its easy charm and prime location on the veranda, L’Escale is the perfect spot to dine while watching the sunset over the stunning Lake Como. The impressive menu offers an abundance of flavour packed delicacies, with expertly paired wines served alongside. Featuring over 350 exquisite bottles of red and white wines, some even older than the building itself, you’ll struggle to choose just one.
L’Escale Trattoria and Wine Bar: Open 6pm - 11.30pm (Wine Bar is open 17:30 until 1am) April - October.
Italian master chef, Maestro Gualtiero Marchesi, has created an iconic and exquisite menu alongside Executive Chef Osvaldo Presazzi. Combining traditional Italian flavours, the freshest local produce and the best culinary minds, this unique restaurant is ideal for foodies. Dishes are served on an ornamental terrace looking out at one of the world’s most remarkable views.
End your day with a cocktail in hand and a plate of sizzling meat or fish straight from the barbecue in this relaxed beach restaurant. Everything is cooked in front of you, so you can savour a perfect meal alongside a spectacular lake view.
Nestled into the lush green grounds of the hotel at the Piscina dei Fiori is an informal pizza restaurant. Handcrafted and baked to perfection in an artisanal wood-burning oven, you won’t find tastier pizza in Lake Como.
Chic yet traditional, this luxurious bar does contradiction very beautifully. Inside it’s cosy, discreet and filled with old school charm. Out on the terrace you’ll find a chilled atmosphere and of course, the hotel’s famous lakeside views.
Swim on the lake, among the flowers or alongside the aromatic scents of the spa in one of the three swimming pools, each a turquoise jewel in the hotel’s glittering crown.
Feel sand between your toes as you marvel at the lake before you at this beautiful beachy lido. Lined with luxurious loungers and parasols, you can relax in peace while attentive staff bring you cocktails and refreshments.
Contemporary and stylish with wonderful views across the lake, a trip to the T Spa is a must when visiting the hotel. Offering top of the range treatments from one of the world’s most exclusive beauty providers, ESPA, even a quick trip here will leave you feeling like a million dollars. You’ll also find a relaxing whirlpool, sauna and Turkish Bath ready and waiting for you to enjoy.
The hotel’s gym has three floors, each with a speciality: cardio, strength and functional, and each filled with state of the art machinery. Every level also looks out on the beautiful Lake Como so you can admire the views as you work out.
Zoom across the pristine lake and get your adrenaline flowing with one of the many water sports offered here. With trained professionals on hand to help, you can spend an afternoon sailing, waterskiing, windsurfing, kitesurfing or canoeing to your heart's content.
Explore the hotel’s amazing grounds and beyond on foot or by bike with flat trails around the lake, as well as many others which wind up the hills, giving you spectacular views of the lake and mountains at every turn.
Make the most of the hotel’s clay tennis court and free equipment to practice your backhand.
Private boat tours around the lake are available. (Payable and bookable locally)
The Grand Hotel Tremezzo is located on the golden shore of Lake Como, with its own private area of the beach just waiting to be enjoyed. On the lake itself you can choose from a variety of water sports, or take boat trips to the surrounding towns. Winding around the lake and up into the hillsides are walking and cycling paths which will take you through emerald green forests and offer stunning views of this famously beautiful area of Italy.
Explore the little towns and villages with their colourful buildings, many shops and restaurants and friendly bars. Here you’ll find manicured gardens, a few museums and art galleries and excellent Italian cuisine.
Max 2 Adults, 1 Child
Prestige Lake View Rooms are newly refurbished, combining elegant interiors and delicate colours. The stunning views from the balcony takes in the sights from Bellagio to Balbianello Point.
Max 2 Adults, 1 Child
Prestige Park View Rooms are newly refurbished, combining elegant interiors and delicate colours and has a large window that looks out over the greenery of the park.