- Revel in the stunning panoramic views of the majestic Lake Garda
- Enjoy a short and scenic stroll to the nearby town of Bardolino
- Dip your toes into one of the five refreshing pools on offer
- Pamper yourself with a treatment package at the luxury spa
Create lasting memories at the scenic Hotel Caesius Thermae & Spa Resort, which can be found nestled on the shores of the stunning Lake Garda. With enormous grounds and jaw-dropping natural beauty at every turn, you’ll never want to return to reality after a stay here. Your comfort is the top priority, and you’ll find the famously warm and friendly Italian hospitality in every little detail. From the hammocks dotted around the lush gardens, to the luxurious spa packages, everything has been designed with you in mind.
Simple, classic and refined is the resort’s style and this is evident throughout. Especially when it comes to the décor and the gourmet restaurant choices on offer. Perfect for both families and couples looking for a romantic escape, the Hotel Caesius Thermae & Spa Resort offers interesting activities for all ages. And for those who want to explore further afield, Bardolino and its local bars and restaurants are only a short stroll away.
Bars & Restaurants
Dine in style in the hotel’s contemporary Benacus restaurant. This eatery is overflowing with delicious dishes that will certainly get your taste buds in a twist. All ingredients are locally sourced and seasonal meaning you can enjoy the freshest Italian flavours.
Benacus Restaurant is available for half board guests.
Le Vele Restaurant
Enjoy an intimate al fresco dinner by candlelight at this cosy Mediterranean eatery. Located between the pool and the lush gardens, it’s also open during the day for an open-air breakfast or light afternoon bite.
Augustus Terrace Restaurant
Exclusive to guests staying at Casa Augustus, this charming restaurant offers magnificent culinary delights served with spectacular views of the stunning Lake Garda.
Chill with a classic cocktail while listening to the tinkling of ivories in this elegant piano bar. The bar staff are professional mixologists so expect the best when it comes to your choice of beverage.
The Gazebo Bar
Take a break from the midday sun at this cool and chic bar located right next to the main pool. Not only does it offer refreshing, ice cold drinks and coffees, it also has an impressive list of delicious lunchtime snacks.
Beach & Pools
The Hotel Caesius Thermae and Spa Resort offers a total of seven luxury pools for you and your family to cool off in. There are five spacious outdoor options, with two of those especially designed for the little ones. Indoors you’ll find another two - both heated to 33 degrees and featuring a hydromassager.
Keep the littles out of trouble at the onsite Kids’ Club. Led by a team of attentive professionals, your children can enjoy non-stop activities and games. An outdoor playground is also available for some fun in the sun.
Open: Friday and Saturday 3pm - 7pm, Sunday 10am - 1pm and 3pm - 7pm.
Spa & Wellness
Beautify, purify and detoxify in the haven of utter relaxation that is the resort’s spa. Beauty and skin experts will ensure you get the perfect treatment, while many of the products are created from grapes grown on the land, using a special formula to promote skin luminosity.
Whether you want to pump some iron or get your heart racing on the treadmill, the state of the art gym is well equipped and ready for action. Staffed by trained professionals who are always happy to help, the centre also offers a variety of classes for every fitness level.
Activities & Entertainment
Guests can enjoy the local area with both guided and nordic walking, as well as guided excursions on bike. There's also canyoning and paragliding, as well as seven clay tennis courts.
Nearby there are four theme parks, Gardaland, Caneva world, Park Jungle Adventure, Parco Natura Viva Pastrengo.
There are several golf courses in the local area, with courses that feature the crooked olive tree filled countryside and impressive lake views.
About the location
Italy’s largest lake (its vast size will impress even the hard-to-please) is a vision of deep-blue waters and grey-green mountains. Impossibly pretty villages line its edges, each with its own individual look and feel. At the northern tip of the lake is sporty Riva del Garda, famous for its windsurfing. Skirt down the east coast and you’ll soon hit Malcesine, home to a medieval castle. Carry on south and you’ll reach wine-loving Bardolino, famous for its vineyards and delicious rosé. Sirmione marks the southern point of the lake – here, you’ll find natural thermal baths and a waterfront castle. Up on the west coast is lovely Limone, which sprawls around a truly scenic harbour. Exploring is easy – ferries chug all around the lake, and there are regular bus routes travelling up and down the coast.
1 hour from Verona airport.
Main Building Room with Balcony
Max 2 adults, 1 child
Main Building Rooms with Balcony have a balcony and do not have a specified view.
Main Building Room with Balcony and Pool View
Max 2 adults, 1 child
Main Building Rooms with Balcony and Pool View have a view of the swimming pool.
Family Suite Augustus Balcony or Terrace
Max 4 adults
Augustus Family Suites with Balcony or Terrace are located in one of the Augustus buildings, separated from the main building. The Suites feature a double bedroom, a living room with a double sofa bed and table and chairs and have a large balcony or terrace.
Twin Augustus Building
Max 2 adults
Twin Augustus Building Rooms are located in one of the Augustus buildings, separated from the main building.
Twin Terrace Augustus Building
Max 2 adults
Twin Augustus Building Rooms with Terrace are located in one of the Augustus buildings, separated from the main building.
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What to expect
“ Wonderful Hotel
Maria H, Cambridgeshire
Jan 07 2020
I stayed at this hotel over the Christmas holidays travelling on a Shearings holiday. The hotel far exceeded my expectations. The staff were all very lovely. My room was incredibly comfortable with...
I stayed at this hotel over the Christmas holidays travelling on a Shearings holiday. The hotel far exceeded my expectations. The staff were all very lovely. My room was incredibly comfortable with everything I could wish for in the way of toiletries. The food was excellent and although not what I am used to it was presented beautifully and tasted fresh and nutricious. Sadly I was so busy I did not have time to enjoy the spa treatments. I would definitely stay again.
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Hilary B, London, United Kingdom
Jan 01 2020
The hotel arranges free transport to and from the airport on bookings of 4 days or over. This is a real bonus because the cost is normally 50 euros each way. (The taxis in this area are over-priced...
The hotel arranges free transport to and from the airport on bookings of 4 days or over. This is a real bonus because the cost is normally 50 euros each way. (The taxis in this area are over-priced but luckily there is a reasonable bus service to Verona).
The hotel is set in beautiful gardens, across the road from the lake. (A well-made path allows walks as far as Lazise in one direction and Garda in the other. The pretty town of Bardolino, with many shops, restaurants and a Christmas market, is a twenty-minute stroll away. The hotel also hires normal and e-bikes for cycling these paths which we did on Christmas Day to Garda).
We were greeted with courtesy by Reception on arrival and quickly shown to our room. This was in the main building, with a balcony and mountain view. It and the bathroom were spacious, well-furnished, quiet and clean. The beds were comfortable. There is free tea and coffee, and a charged mini bar.
We are vegetarian and the hotel provides a fantastic breakfast with many different options, including wholemeal croissants, organic cereals, and rice, soya and almond milk. (There is also salmon, ham from the bone and a bucket of sparkling rose wine for those inclined!). In the evening we had access to the mainly vegan Ayurvedic menu which had some imaginative dishes.
The spa facilities were superb and included a well-equipped and spacious gym, an indoor pool, 6 thermal hydro-massage pools and three saunas. Lifts from the rooms provide direct access to the facilities and dressing gowns and slippers are provided. There are also many changing rooms and lockers.
There was music in the bar almost every evening and the standard was surprisingly high. It included jazz, soul, funk, and pop and rock covers. Musicians included the excellent De Cousins, and Andrea Pimazzoli and Riccardo Dolci. Unfortunately, the entertainment was rather spoiled one night by children being allowed to run around wildly in front of the musicians. This was both distracting and disrespectful to the musicians, and annoying for the adult audience. The children in the hotel were otherwise supervised and well-behaved.
The staff generally were very welcoming and helpful, particularly Natalie (Reception), Rosalina (Maitre D???) and Roberto (waiter). Rosalina and Roberto ensured our alternative menus were present on the table every night. Natalie researched and printed bus timetables for us; and when I lost my bag she arranged for the hotel shuttle to drive us to the police station and back. The driver went in and explained the situation for us! (My bag was not there but on further investigation we found it had been handed in intact at a nearby restaurant!). So impressive!
The hotel is generally very good value for money, although we did find the drinks expensive.
Overall, we had a fantastic Christmas holiday and I would highly recommend it.
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